Many of your readers may recall during the weekend of March 20 - while walking to Congress to vote, one member of Congress was called the "N-word," one had homophobic epitaphs yelled at him and one member was spat on.
Can someone tell me why the illegal immigrants coming in from Mexico who seem to love their country do not demonstrate for their rights and freedoms in their own country?
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Two years ago, Valencia's doubles team of Jack Zapala and Tyler Gottshall became the program's first ever All-CIF-Southern Section Division II honorees.
On Friday, Gottshall repeated the feat, teaming with Ben Inchalik to advance to the round of 16 at the CIF-SS Division II Individuals in Carpinteria.
The Santa Clarita Valley Photographers Association hosts its annual Spring Print Competition on Saturday, May 22 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Bridgeport Lake Club.
Deputies from the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station will conduct a DUI checkpoint Friday, May 21, beginning at 7 p.m. and ending at 3 a.m. Saturday, May 22.
The June Fine Craft Show takes place on Saturday, June 12 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m and on Sunday, June 13 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Old Orchard Park, 25023 Avenida Rotella, Valencia 91355.
The Boys & Girls Club of Santa Clarita Valley will host a free electronic waste (e-waste) collection event at its Sierra Vista Junior High School branch on Saturday, May 22 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The SCV Senior Foundation will host its second annual Golf Summer Showdown fundraiser at the Tournament Players Club, 26550 Heritage View Lane, Valencia 91355, on Monday, July 13.
The College of the Canyons theatre department will open its production of "A Midsummer Night's Dream" this week at the Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center (PAC) at College of the Canyons.
The Playboy Jazz Festival's annual "Jazz on Film" night, presented by noted jazz archivist Mark Cantor, on Thursday, June 10 at 7:30 p.m., will celebrate the legacy of jazz with a move to a new but historic location in mid-city Los Angeles this year.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. – As the country readies for Labor Day weekend, the California Highway Patrol (CHP) is reminding motorists to employ lifesaving measures on the roadway. The final three-day weekend of the summer travel season is a national tribute to the contributions workers have made to the strength, prosperity, and well-being of our country.
This fall, 16 graduates from the College of the Canyons and William S. Hart Union High School District's Upward Bound program will begin their first semester of college after completing the college preparatory program that helps empower students to graduate from high school and pursue their education at a college or university.
We have all heard time and time again that breakfast is the most important meal of the day, but two new studies published in the August issue of the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition suggest that breakfast isn't as important as everyone says.
RENO, Nev. (AP) - Ah, Burning Man, the annual weeklong rave that draws thousands of free-thinkers to a remote spot in the Nevada desert. It's a festival so remote and bizarre that the only limit to free expression is imagination ... and that dust that always gets into the electronics.
MIAMI (AP) - Burger King says it struck a deal to buy Tim Hortons Inc. for about $11 billion, a move that creates the world's third-largest fast-food company and could accelerate the international expansion of the Canadian coffee and doughnut chain.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Faced with criticism about the planning and rollout of a $1 billion effort by the Los Angeles Unified School District to provide iPads to all students, Superintendent John Deasy has suspended future use of a contract with Apple Inc.
NAPA, Calif. (AP) - The earthquake that jolted California's wine capital may have caused at least $1 billion in property damage, but it also added impetus to the state's effort to develop an early warning system that might offer a few precious seconds for residents to duck under desks, trains to slow down and utility lines to be powered down before the seismic waves reach them.
SACRAMENTO (AP) - The Assembly on Monday rejected legislation that would make California the first state to impose a ban on single-use plastic bags, but the bill could be heard again later this week.
Santa Clarita's emergency preparedness czar says Sunday's Napa earthquake measuring 6.0 on the Richter scale is a reminder to residents that the Santa Clarita Valley could be hit any time with a devastating earthquake or fire.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - "Modern Family" and "Breaking Bad" triumphed at Monday's Emmy Awards, proving that established broadcast and cable series retain the power to fend off challenges from upstart online series like "Orange Is the New Black."
ANAHEIM (AP) - Giancarlo Stanton upstaged Mike Trout with a three-run homer in the first regular-season showdown between two of baseball's brightest young stars, leading the Miami Marlins to a 7-1 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Monday night.
Jim Ventress, retired Boys & Girls Club of Santa Clarita Valley leader for 37 years, received a commendation letter from President Barack Obama on Monday during a surprise ceremony at Santa Clarita City Hall.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Kerry Washington, Julia Roberts and Matthew McConaughey were among the final A-listers who showed up at the Emmy Awards red carpet Monday, each met by a phalanx of screaming fans and reporters.
Santa Clarita Central Park is bigger and better than ever after the completion of Phase III of the Park's Master Plan. Today, the Santa Clarita City Council and Castaic Lake Water Agency's Board of Directors hosted a ribbon cutting to celebrate the completion of the project.
BLACK ROCK DESERT, Nev. (AP) - Thousands of Burning Man enthusiasts are on the outside looking in after a rare batch of heavy rain forced organizers to temporarily close entry to the counterculture event in the desert 90 miles north of Reno.