It is often said the little things in life bring about the biggest impacts.
Foster parents' session
Earlier this month, various faith leaders from diverse congregations celebrated the successful launch of Family Promise of SCV, Santa Clarita's newest nonprofit and interfaith organization committed to ending family homelessness in the local community.
Eliminating debt is one of the fastest ways to free up money for savings, investments and other long-term financial goals. With annual interest rates between 10-30 percent compounded monthly, credit card bills, student loans and other debt are not only a burden on a budget, but the balances almost always accumulate interest, adding to your debt.
It was a moment of immense pride for local Vivace-Spacetron principals Rick Montoya and Dave Cochran, local vendors and their employees Thursday night.
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Sometimes the building department does what it is supposed to do, like tearing down structures that are a public nuisance.
This is a response to an email from Congressman Howard "Buck" McKeon, R-Santa Clarita. I sent it to him, but I wanted to share it.
Our Congress has been stealing money from our Social Security fund for many years. This money is ours, not theirs.
So why do all the parks in SCV get the sand replaced with wood chips? What does the city have against sand?
This seems to be somewhat of a campaign lately with even the lit-up billboard signs on the freeway telling you to "look twice" to save motorcyclists.
If you have circled your wagons, financially-speaking, and major home-improvement projects have been put on hold, you'll be surprised to learn that some of your neighbors have been putting in pools.
Sunday night, eight churches will come together to put on a groundbreaking collaborative event. Ten worship leaders from varying churches across the Santa Clarita Valley have come together to create a night of music and celebration in an effort to bring together the churches of the valley.
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.
In good times and more challenging times, owners have to stand for something.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The co-owner of a Northern California slaughterhouse accused of processing cows with cancer while U.S. livestock inspectors took lunch breaks has pleaded guilty to a federal criminal charge.
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) - Ukraine's president has dissolved parliament and called for early elections in October as his country continues to battle a pro-Russian insurgency in its eastern regions.
SAN DIEGO, Calif., Aug. 25, 2014 – Donate Life California announces the Pink Dot Plate featuring the pink "DONOR" dot is now called the Donate Life Plate and features the blue and green Donate Life logo, the national symbol for organ, eye and tissue donation. Reservations for this license plate are immediately available at www.DonateLifePlate.org.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A senior federal nuclear expert is urging regulators to shut down California's last operating nuclear plant until they can determine whether the facility's twin reactors can withstand powerful shaking from any one of several nearby earthquake faults.