City officials on Tuesday announced the winners of the awards in the Santa Clarita Fourth of July Parade:
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Sheriff's deputies were searching for a 45-year-old Castaic man Monday night after he reportedly threatened to kill himself and left home carrying a .22-caliber rifle.
I hope you had a great Fourth of July. If you happened to be at our local Santa Clarita parade, hopefully my company's entry made you smile and dance a little as we went by. Celebrating our country's independence is an honor and a privilege, and Infinity Wealth Management is proud to have been a part of the celebration.
There was no shortage of red, white and blue at the Santa Clarita Valley Fourth of July parade Monday.
So how was your Independence Day? Did you enjoy the fireworks at Westfield Valencia Town Center? I sure hope so.
Deputies responded to a call of a hit-and-run crash involving a cyclist Monday afternoon near a gas station on Bouquet Canyon and Seco Canyon roads, in Santa Clarita.
A man was robbed at knifepoint at an apartment complex in Canyon Country Sunday night, according to a Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station report.
Every Fourth of July, my family has a get-together at my sister-in-law's house in Chino. Chino is a wonderful town - if you like the smell of cow dung. But we ignore the dairy air and enjoy our kin from all over Southern California.
You will see by my address that I'm not a Santa Clarita Valley resident. However, I have friends with children who live within the Santa Clarita Valley school districts.
In response to "It's time for a mosque to join the SCV," June 21:
Gary Morrison's attempted rebuttal to my letter about opening up our oil resources to development, "'Drill, baby, drill' is not the end-all answer" (June 29), is chock-full of liberal canards.
So I'm in the shower when the phone rings. It may be my sister calling about our dying mother, so I wrap a towel around me and rush to the phone.
Regarding Gary Horton's provocative piece on old thinking about water rationing (Aug. 20, "Water rationing is old thinking"), I think Gary Horton is right on the mark.
While it is comforting to know that Isis will fail, it is alarming to realize that the world may be too slow in stamping out this regrettable regime.
With just over two months until the mid-term elections in November, it's time to talk about voting choices. No, I won't be endorsing candidates, issues, or parties. What I will do is suggest some strategies for getting factual information and making wise choices before you enter the voting booth.
ISLAMABAD (AP) - Pakistani police are clashing with scattered pockets of anti-government protesters trying to advance on the prime minister's residence after a night of violence that saw hundreds wounded and the first death in more than two weeks of demonstrations.
Red and gold pompoms sat on tables at Big Wangs in Valencia on Saturday. A flag, of the same color, hung underneath one of several flat-screen TVs that were broadcasting games on the first Saturday of the 2014 college football season.
California lawmakers have approved a measure that would make the state the first to impose a statewide ban on single-use plastic bags.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Michael Brantley and Carlos Santana each had an RBI single in the 11th inning, leading the Cleveland Indians to a 3-2 victory over the sliding Kansas City Royals on Saturday night.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Cody Kessler threw for 394 yards and four touchdowns and ran for another and No. 15 Southern California ended a trying week with a 52-13 win over Fresno State in Steve Sarkisian's debut as the Trojans' head coach.
BRUSSELS (AP) - Despite tough rhetoric decrying Russia's increasing military involvement in Ukraine, European Union leaders on Sunday stopped short of imposing new sanctions against Moscow right away.
MANILA, Philippines (AP) - The Philippine military chief says more than 70 Filipino peacekeepers have escaped from two areas in the Golan Heights that came under attack by Syrian rebels.
LAS VEGAS (AP) - The mixed martial arts fighter known as War Machine has been extradited to Las Vegas to face charges he beat his porn star ex-girlfriend and then fled to California.
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) - Brett Hundley was all smiles, mostly because of his defense.
BEIRUT (AP) - Clashes erupted between al-Qaida-linked Syrian rebels and U.N. peacekeepers in the Golan Heights on Saturday after the militants surrounded their encampment, activists and officials said, as the international organization risked being sucked further into the conflict.