Brad Berens, former senior center executive director, was given an honorary Key to the City during Tuesday night's Santa Clarita City Council meeting.
Dale Donohoe, president of Valencia based Intertex General Contractor's Inc., will be inducted into the Claremont McKenna College Hall of Fame on Oct. 23. Donohoe will be the eighth men's basketball player to be inducted in the 52-year history of Claremont.
Westfield Valencia Town Center announced a host of new retailers and restaurants opening within the next few months at the Shops at the Patios.
The city of Santa Clarita's "Think Santa Clarita" regional campaign to attract businesses to the SCV is featured in the October issue of Southwest Airlines Spirit Magazine.
To many voters, the Castaic Lake Water Agency is a somewhat obscure water board. It doesn't serve water directly to customers, except in the region that used to be served by the Santa Clarita Water Co.
On the California ballot next month is Proposition 19, which would legalize the cultivation, possession, sale and use of marijuana, as well as impose taxation on its sale.
The Times Square bomber was sentenced to life in prison Oct. 4. That makes more than 350 terrorists in U.S. prisons at the moment.
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The city of Santa Clarita is encouraging residents and community stakeholders to apply for a position on the Citizens Public Library Advisory Committee.
Vets Back to War Zone (VBTWZ) invites Santa Clarita Valley locals to welcome Marine Cpl. Dick "Tarzan" Jeffrey as its new president of the board of directors with a dinner and ceremony on Friday, Oct. 15 from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. at The Paseo Club in Valencia.
This month, the city of Santa Clarita officially kicks off "A Season of Diversity," a program designed to promote cultural understanding in the community.
California Highway Patrol officers from the Newhall station will hold a car wash at Valencia Auto Spa on Saturday, Oct. 15 with proceeds going to the families of officers that have been killed in the line of duty.
Comfort Keepers In-Home Care is collecting non-perishable food donations during October for its Stop Senior Hunger Food Drive.
Golden Oak Adult School will host a 2010 Holiday Bonanza on Sunday, Nov. 14 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the school's parking lot.
The Santa Clarita Skate Park is set to re-open on Saturday, Oct. 16.
PLYMOUTH, Calif. (AP) - A wildfire spreading in Northern California has forced hundreds of people to flee and destroyed five homes and several other structures near vineyards in the Sierra Nevada foothills, authorities said Saturday.
A pair of checkpoints set up Friday night to check for drivers who may be under the influence of alcohol or drugs resulted in 16 arrests in Santa Clarita, according to officials.
COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) - Frank Thomas was always driven to excel, and that sure served him well.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - FedEx Corp., the latest company accused in a federal probe involving illegal online pharmacies, says it will fight the charges that it knowingly shipped drugs to people who lack valid prescriptions.
JERUSALEM (AP) - Israel agreed Saturday to extend a 12-hour humanitarian truce in the Gaza war by four hours, a Cabinet minister said. In Gaza, a health official said the Palestinian death toll in 19 days of fighting had surpassed 1,000.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - A third execution by lethal injection has gone awry in six months, renewing debate over whether there is a foolproof way for the government to humanely kill condemned criminals, and whether it's even worth looking for one.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The sprinklers outside the California's state Capitol are off and the lawn is withering, the lemon- and cucumber-infused "water stations" at the state pension building are gone, and prison inmates are taking shorter showers while campers at some popular parks can't take them at all.
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) - State transportation officials are reserving the right to install toll lanes on a notoriously congested section of Interstate 405 in Orange County, but local officials aren't happy.
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) - U.S. Sen. John McCain says the execution of an Arizona inmate that lasted two hours was torture.
ASPEN, Colo. (AP) - About a dozen former CIA officials named in a classified Senate report on decade-old agency interrogation practices were notified in recent days that they would be able to review parts of the document in a secure room in suburban Washington after signing a secrecy agreement.
BRUSSELS (AP) - The European Union on Friday extended its Ukraine-related sanctions to target top Russian intelligence officials and leaders of the pro-Russia revolt in eastern Ukraine, official documents showed.
A war breaks out between Israel and Hamas. An airliner is shot out of the sky in Ukraine. A Portuguese bank's finances look shaky.
Next Sunday, more than 2,000 children and their parents will flock to Iglesia Vida Real to receive backpacks and school supplies in preparation for the start of the school year.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Yasiel Puig tied a franchise record with three triples and added a double and two RBIs as the Los Angeles Dodgers moved within a half-game of NL West-leading San Francisco by beating the Giants 8-1 on Friday night.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Relatives of an 8-year-old boy who was beaten to death are suing Los Angeles County for failing to remove him from his Palmdale home.