Seven bands took to the stage at Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 6885 in Canyon Country on Saturday to battle it out and raise money for cancer research.
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In response to "Sad in Happy Valley," Aug. 13:
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Americans need to know that it is our own government that is the problem and that it controls a great deal of the situations around the world that seemingly threaten us.
Southern California grocery workers voted to authorize a strike and reject a health care proposal by the supermarkets in a two-day vote that ended Saturday.
Congressman Howard "Buck" McKeon, R-Santa Clarita, has reached a new low, even for him.
Steve Lunetta's "We need to stay out of the cookie jar," Aug. 15, is one of the very best columns, if not the best, I have ever had the privilege of reading. Congratulations for such wisdom.
An old friend wrote me on Facebook the other day to defend the tea party, claiming it bears no responsibility for the recent downgrading of America's credit rating, despite the months of political bickering that led up to it. I told my friend that I loved him like a brother, but that there is no way the tea party doesn't get sole credit for America's first-ever credit downgrade.
Change is coming to our local schools.
There's a national conflict between corporate America and the working class, which is the quest for lower wages and more profits for shareholders versus a quest for living wages and a more sustainable society.
Two people were arrested for driving under the influence following a checkpoint set by the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station in Newhall on Friday night, Lt. Joe Efflandt said Saturday.
Chinese school opens
A family-owned and operated business, View Factor Studios is beginning to see success at the firm's new location in the Valencia Business Center.
Frustration. We can all relate. Everyone has experienced rejection. I would just like to share my story in hopes of something worthy coming from all my sweat and tears.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Western business connections are complicating efforts to bring economic sanctions against executives and companies closely aligned with Russian President Vladimir Putin's inner circle. A prime example: the Russian Direct Investment Fund, a $10 billion sovereign wealth fund that's escaped sanctions in spite of international efforts to punish Russia for its incursions in Ukraine.
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama's acknowledgement the U.S. still lacks a strategy for defeating the growing extremist threat emanating from Syria reflects a still unformed international coalition.
SACRAMENTO (AP) - California lawmakers have approved a measure that would make the state the first to impose a statewide ban on single-use plastic bags.
GRANADA HILLS - The Dan Kelley era at Golden Valley High School didn't get off to a good start; it got off to a great start, as the new-look Grizzlies began his coaching tenure with a 45-17 victory over Granada Hills Charter High School at John Elway Stadium on Friday night.
The Saugus football team proved it can put up points in a hurry during its season opener against Simi Valley.
CHINO HILLS - Hart fans certainly expected to see quarterback Brady White break school records this season.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Tough new Texas abortion restrictions are on hold after a federal judge found Republican-led efforts to hold abortion clinics to hospital-level operating standards unconstitutional in a ruling that spares more than a dozen clinics from imminent closure.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - State corrections officials on Friday agreed to shift mentally ill inmates into separate specialized housing that will offer them more treatment instead of placing them in the same isolation units as other inmates, a decision that marks a major shift in how the system deals with such prisoners.
An experimental Ebola drug healed all 18 monkeys infected with the deadly virus in a study, boosting hopes that the treatment might help fight the outbreak raging through West Africa - once more of it can be made.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Gov. Jerry Brown appealed a court ruling that struck down tenure and other job protections for California's teachers, setting himself apart from leaders in some other states who have fought to end such protections or at least raise the standards for obtaining them.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A 33-year-old slice of cake from Prince Charles and Princess Diana's 1981 wedding has sold at auction for $1,375.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A judge has blocked a marijuana farmers market in Los Angeles and ordered organizers to shut down their business.
In observance of Labor Day, public school and public services such as U.S. mail and government and court offices will be shut down Monday.
Editor's note: The following story corrects an earlier version posted Aug. 23 that incorrectly said what the 'ice bucket challenge' money would be used for. All proceeds from the ice bucket challenge for Cary Dermer went to the ALS Association.
SAN RAMON, Mexico (AP) - The lumbering freight train known as "The Beast," a key part of the route for migrants heading north to the United States, rolled to an abrupt, unscheduled stop in the black of midnight.