What started as a casual but far-fetched idea between friends in the Santa Clarita Triathlon Club has now become something more.
Regarding "City government accepts applications for summer interns" (May 15):
A second dead bird found in Stevenson Ranch has tested positive for the West Nile virus this year.
Single Mothers Outreach of Santa Clarita asks for donations of school supplies for its annual Back-to-School Drive in August.
The city of Santa Clarita and Los Angeles County Department of Public Health are reminding residents to take necessary precautions as the summer sets in and temperatures rise to uncomfortable numbers.
Consumer lectures for August at the SCV Senior Center will be:
The Santa Clarita Valley Corvette Club will host its annual "All Corvette Charity Car Show" at Route 66 Classic Grill on Saturday, Oct. 16, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.
London (AP) - A soccer ball used by Spain and the Netherlands in the World Cup final has been sold at auction today for $74,000 to benefit Nelson Mandela's campaign to prevent HIV/AIDS.
The Relay Committee will hold a Relay For Life Rummage Sale on Saturday, July 31, from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. in Parking Lot 8 at College of the Canyons' Valencia campus.
Tom Cole has been named the Hart district's new chief operations officer, leaders announced Thursday.
Driving home from a screening of "Inception" the other night, my husband said to me, "I don't know how you're going to write about this movie."
On June 24, the First District Court of Appeal announced its decision in Yanez v. SOMA Environmental Engineering, Inc., and in so doing continued a recent streak of victories for personal-injury plaintiffs in the battle over the proper measure of damages to be awarded for medical expenses.
This week's spotlight in the SCV highlights the Concerts in the Park and MBK Studio's production classes.
Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital will host the Care for Your Heart health fair, from 7:30-10:30 a.m., Friday, Sept. 10, at the Santa Clarita Community Center, 22421 Market St., Newhall.
Is your life a reflection of driving in the fast lane on the freeway? Do you start your day by mindlessly putting your key in the ignition, backing out of the drive, and after a quick sideways glance, merging on to the freeway and setting cruise control without even thinking?
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Yasiel Puig tied a franchise record with three triples and added a double and two RBIs as the Los Angeles Dodgers moved within a half-game of NL West-leading San Francisco by beating the Giants 8-1 on Friday night.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Relatives of an 8-year-old boy who was beaten to death are suing Los Angeles County for failing to remove him from his Palmdale home.
As part of a project that is constructing truck lanes on Interstate 5 between Pico Canyon Road and Lyons Avenue and the Antelope Valley (14) Freeway, Caltrans will implement several freeway closures next week. Closures will begin Monday and continue through Friday, Aug. 1.
Department of Motor Vehicles officials will hold two public hearings, in Los Angeles and in Northern California, to receive the public's comments on proposed regulations related to a new law allowing driver's licenses to be issued to undocumented California residents.
SAN DIEGO (AP) - Stan Lee is missing in action at Comic-Con.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A Roman Catholic priest has been removed from his post in Guam over allegations that he molested two boys four decades ago while serving in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles, church officials said Friday.
PHOENIX (AP) - A former WWE champion known as Daniel Bryan chased two burglary suspects he saw exiting his Phoenix home this week and subdued one until officers arrived, investigators said.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - A federal grand jury on Friday charged a California state senator with more felonies in addition to the eight counts he already faced in a sweeping organized crime and public corruption case centered in San Francisco's Chinatown.
SANTA ANA (AP) - A California appeals court has ordered a new trial for an Orange County woman who was convicted of killing her baby after giving birth in a restaurant bathroom.
JERUSALEM (AP) - Israel-Hamas fighting looked headed for escalation after U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry failed Friday to broker a weeklong truce as a first step toward a broader deal and Israel's defense minister warned Israel might soon expand its Gaza ground operation "significantly."
Life is full of events that can knock you down. Sometimes it's an actual tumble or accident that lands you in the hospital. Sometimes it's a death of someone you love dearly and can't quite imagine life without. Maybe it's the tragedy of being abused as a child.
BALTIMORE (AP) - Thousands of women whose genitals might have been photographed during gynecological exams can share a $190 million settlement from Johns Hopkins Health System. But they'll have to describe their trauma before seeing any money.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A former Bell city councilwoman has been given two years in state prison and ordered to pay $242,000 in restitution for misappropriating public funds.
The Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office is reminding pet owners that it's against the law to leave their animals in their vehicles during the dog days of summer.
Canyon Country residents were spared a 40-mile drive to the beach in busy freeway traffic Friday when city officials brought the community the next best thing, trucking in tons of sand for Santa Clarita's Beach Bash event.