Assemblyman Jeff Gorell, who represents Val Verde and portions of Castaic, has been called back to active duty with the U.S. Navy, and is mobilized to serve a one-year tour of duty in Afghanistan, his office announced Thursday.
The city of Santa Clarita calls for teens and adults age 16 years and older to volunteer at the 2011 Cowboy Festival, which will take place at various locations across the city from Wednesday, April 27, through Sunday, May 1.
Saturday, March 19 will mark 33 years since Deputy Arthur E. Pelino made the ultimate sacrifice while serving and protecting residents of the Santa Clarita Valley.
The Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Foundation will host its 27th annual All Schools Dance tonight from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. at Six Flags Magic Mountain.
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We are humbled by the honor of being named 2010 Business of the Year by the SCV Press Club at its prestigious Newsmakers Awards dinner last weekend, and greatly appreciative of the community support we continue to receive each and every day.
In a commercial setting (as opposed to leasing residential property, such as a home or an apartment), one of the landlord's main concerns is getting the property leased at the highest possible rate as the market will bear.
Although this is supposed to be a Republican column, there are some issues so important that it draws us all together. Human trafficking is one such issue.
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Most of us love an occasional massage. Maybe you get one to treat yourself after a difficult week at work, or to help you prepare or recover from a race. Maybe you received a gift certificate, and have been saving it for when you have time.
A Castaic man was arrested after he allegedly punched his teenage stepdaughter and wife during an argument at their home at the 29900 block of Bancroft Place, authorities said Thursday.
A Santa Monica man allegedly broke into Six Flags Magic Mountain in Valencia last night and tried to drive out of the park in a maintenance vehicle, officials said Thursday.
Last week, the following Part 1 crime occurred in Zone 3 Stevenson Ranch:
WASHINGTON (AP) - People who use Facebook and Twitter are less likely than others to share their opinions on hot-button issues, even when they are offline, according to a surprising new survey by the Pew Research Center.
Jim Colorado, the famous soccer player, visited me last week. It seems while in Brazil for the World Cup, he reluctantly (quite reluctantly according to him) succumbed to the wiles of the shapely football (because in the rest of the world, soccer is called football) fan, Lola Palooza, a resident of West Covina, that hotbed of drama and intrigue.
LOS ANGELES - In observance of Labor Day, Metrolink will not operate service on Monday, Sept. 1, with the exception of two round-trip trains on the Antelope Valley Line. The special Metrolink service will run from Lancaster to Los Angeles Union Station and back.
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.