I recently introduced legislation with Sen. Barbara Boxer, D-Calif., to honor Andrea Mead Lawrence, a two-time gold medal winner and dedicated public servant who spent her career working to protect our most valuable lands.
The world moves fast for many investors, and numerous daily responsibilities can often cause some to lose sight of the financial big picture while focusing on the tasks at hand. Nevertheless, having an established and comprehensive long-term financial plan is very important.
A new-look Valencia girls basketball team dealt Saugus a 46-41 loss in its own Saugus Sensation girls basketball tournament on Friday.
With summer in full swing, especially with the fairly mild "heat" we've been enjoying, you've probably moved many of your everyday activities outdoors.
Cameron Smyth hugged cows, petted pigs and buddied up with sheep Friday. One particularly friendly sheep named Stanley even tried to snack on the framed certificate the assemblyman was handing over.
Every Saturday from July 10 to Aug. 28, Central Park will be jam-packed with musicians, families, friends, food vendors and, of course, music lovers for the Santa Clarita tradition that is Concerts in the Park. The Concerts in the Park series is free and takes place at Central Park in Santa Clarita. The concerts are set to begin at 7 p.m.; although, it is wise to arrive early with your lawn chairs, blankets and picnics as the spaces do fill up fast.
The Santa Clarita City Council will hold a public meeting Monday night to hear about the effects of immigration and immigration law locally and nationally.
A Texas hold 'em and bingo fundraising event benefiting Emily Hobson and her fight against cancer is set for Friday, June 25 at the Hyatt Valencia starting at 5:30 p.m.
Representatives from Santa Monica Baykeeper, the Surfrider Foundation, KPFK 90.7 FM, the Sierra Club, and
A fire along the Calgrove off-ramp to Interstate 5 has burned about 20 acres of brush as of 3:45 p.m., fire officials said.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Rep. Howard P. "Buck" McKeon (R-Calif.) recently met with Darryl Naito, a Saugus High School Senior who won this year's Congressional Art Competition for California's 25th District for his piece entitled "Breaching," using the medium of block print on raw canvas.
Brave New World Comics invites local, lonely geeks of all ages to attend its next "Geek Singles Night" on Friday, July 2 from 7 p.m. to midnight.
The iconic and beloved nurse featured in a famous V-J Day photo, Edith Shain, died on Sunday, June 20. She was 91.
The 81 Series will return to the Repertory East Playhouse from Friday, July 9 to Saturday, July 24 with "The Last Days of Judas Iscariot," written by Stephen Adly Guirgis.
Show off your hot rod; help a disabled teen or adult.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - In its prime, a massive steam locomotive known as Big Boy No. 4014 was a moving eruption of smoke and vapor, a 6,300-horsepower brute dragging heavy freight trains over the mountains of Wyoming and Utah.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A man convicted in the murder and attempted murder of transients in the Hollywood area five years ago has been sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole.
BOSTON (AP) - A surveillance video shows a man prosecutors say is Dzhokhar Tsarnaev placing a bomb near the finish line of the Boston Marathon, just yards from where an 8-year-old boy was killed when it exploded.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The White House on Monday said there was "overwhelming evidence" that Russia is fomenting unrest in eastern Ukraine, but suggested that President Barack Obama has not yet concluded that Russian President Vladimir Putin's actions warrant broader sanctions on key Russian economic sectors.
April is National Alcohol Awareness Month, and this year's theme is "Help For Today, Hope For Tomorrow."
I consider every election an important election. Presidential elections deservedly get a lot of attention, but presidents can only do so much on their own, despite the opposition wailing and whining otherwise.
ANAHEIM (AP) - Pinch-hitter John Jaso came through with a two-run homer off closer Ernesto Frieri in the ninth inning, sending the Oakland Athletics to a 3-2 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Monday night.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - Nick Young scored a season-high 41 points and helped the Los Angeles Lakers snap a seven-game losing streak with a 119-104 victory against the Utah Jazz on Monday night.
Opponents of the City Council's vote to locate three electronic billboards on Santa Clarita Valley freeways in exchange for removing aging billboards on city thoroughfares have launched a drive to get the decision reversed.
Nearly 1,000 more ballots for the Santa Clarita City Council election held last Tuesday will be counted this Tuesday - and they are expected to determine the council's newest member.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Social Security Administration is suspending a program in which thousands of people were having their tax refunds seized to recoup overpayments that happened more than a decade ago.
As Lance Armstrong stood on the podium after winning his seventh Tour de France title in 2005, he was exultant.
Getting your child's first pet is a momentous occasion. Even if your toddler grew up with the family cat or dog, having his very own pet is a rite of passage. So how can your family make the best decision for a mini addition while considering the safety and responsibility of every member of the household?
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - A space station cargo ship will remain Earthbound for a while longer.
With housing prices remaining steady, interest rates low and contractors back in full swing, this is a prime time for home remodeling.