A wind advisory is in effect for the Santa Clarita Valley, especially the north-south Interstate 5 corridor, according to the National Weather Service.
WASHINGTON, D.C. (AP) -- Capping an epic struggle, congressional Democrats put the final touches Thursday to historic legislation enshrining health care as the right of every citizen. Republicans vowed to campaign for repeal in the fall election season, drawing a quick retort from President Barack Obama: "I welcome that fight."
The president spoke in Iowa as the Senate voted 56-43 for legislation making changes, including better benefits for seniors and low-income and middle-class families, to the bill he signed into law with a flourish at the White House on Tuesday.
SAN FRANCISCO -- WonderCon, one of the country's most popular and well-attended comic book conventions, boasts an impressive guest list for the annual event being held in San Francisco on Friday through Sunday, April 2-4, 2010. WonderCon is produced by the same organization that produces the world-renowned Comic-Con International in San Diego.
Frank Ferry and Laurene Weste's presentations from the Canyon Country Advisory Committee's March "Meet the Council Candidate" session are now available for viewing on YouTube.
WASHINGTON, D.C - Today, Reps. Howard P. "Buck" McKeon (R-CA) and Alan Mollohan (D-WV), Co-chairs of the Congressional Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) Caucus, hosted an inaugural meeting with Admiral Gary Roughead, the Chief of Naval Operations, and four additional members of Congress.
MannKind Corporation today announced that in recognition of the company's accomplishments in the biopharmaceuticals market it has been awarded the prestigious 2010 North America Frost & Sullivan Entrepreneurial Company of the Year Award.
SCV Moms Blog will host their first speaker event "You Begins With The 'Y'" from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. on Friday, March 26 at the Santa Clarita Valley Family YMCA, 26147 McBean Parkway, Valencia 91355.
The SCV Senior Center will host a new current events discussion group led by retired Judge Ron Gruen from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Mondays, beginning April 5, in Room A-6.
A ten-hour HART & Sole Treadmill Walk-a-Thon benefitting the National HART Foundations will run this Saturday, March 27 from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the cardiogirl boutique fitness for women, 24003 Newhall Ranch Rd., Santa Clarita 91355-5702.
Students in the Wm. S. Hart Union High School District will be bringing their own reports cards home to parents this week, part of an ongoing district effort to cut expenses during the ongoing state budget crisis.
The recently released 2010 California Retail Survey ranked the city of Santa Clarita among the "Top 20 Fastest-Growing Retail Markets California," based on analysis of 2003-2008 annual retail sales volume.
Approximately 250 students with special needs from across the Wm. S. Hart Union High School District will gather on the field at Valencia High School Wednesday, March 31, for the first Hart Games 2010 track and field meet.
WASHINGTON, D.C. (AP) - Democrats muscled legislation through the Senate on Thursday reshaping parts of the new health care overhaul law, sending it back to the House for what is expected to be final congressional approval.
GLENDALE, Arizona (AP) - Vicente Padilla will be the starter for the Los Angeles Dodgers when they open the season April 5 at Pittsburgh.
Six Flags Hurricane Harbor, the water park neighboring Magic Mountain, will debut Mr. Six's Splash Island, an interactive play area that will open Memorial Day weekend.
PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) - Oscar Pistorius told a concerned security guard on the phone that everything was "fine" after neighbors reported gunshots coming from the athlete's house the night he shot dead his girlfriend, according to testimony in the South African murder trial Friday.
FORT BRAGG, N.C. (AP) - With the Pentagon under increased scrutiny over revelations of rampant rape and sexual misconduct within the ranks, opening statements began Friday in a rare court-martial of an Army general - believed to be the most senior member of the U.S. military to face trial on sex assault charges.
WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. employers stepped up hiring in February despite a blast of harsh winter weather, renewing hopes that the economy could accelerate this year.
Safeway has agreed to be acquired by an investment group led by Cerberus Capital Management, the owner several supermarket chains.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Google's mystery barge floated Thursday to its new home in the California delta after the Internet company was ordered to move it from San Francisco.
SIMFEROPOL, Ukraine (AP) - Ukraine lurched toward breakup Thursday as lawmakers in Crimea unanimously declared they wanted to join Russia and would put the decision to voters in 10 days. President Barack Obama condemned the move and the West answered with the first real sanctions against Russia.
Congress missed another opportunity to curb the outrageous spending that is taking place in Washington. The tense political climate prevented a prolonged but necessary debate on the debt ceiling.
Years ago, city leaders pushed to pass the open space initiative, buying land around our city to prevent development and maintain scenery.
As a longtime Santa Clarita resident and a real estate professional, I know the importance of community. Santa Clarita is home to several vibrant neighborhoods, each with its own identity.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Blake Griffin had 20 points and 11 rebounds during three thunderous quarters by the Los Angeles Clippers, who routed the Lakers again 142-94 Thursday night to extend their winning streak to a season-best six games.
It took two overtime periods for the seventh-seeded The Master's College men's basketball team to take down second-seeded Arizona Christian 80-77 in the first round of the Golden State Athletic Conference Tournament on Thursday.
Central Park in Saugus has been identified as one of the recipients of the "Heart Your Park" fundraising program, a partnership between Macy's and the National Recreation and Park Association to raise funds for parks across the country.
College of the Canyons officials warned students Thursday about two separate attacks on female students on or near the school's Valencia campus.
Recent remarks made by President Barack Obama highlight how important fathers are in this country. He said even he would be better off with his dad in his life.
If you are one of the growing number of people who do your banking using your cellphone, be aware that thieves are working hard to steal your money.