LOS ANGELES COUNTY - The Board of Supervisors approved the repair of storm channel walls for Porretta Channel Repair and Invert Access Ramps in Santa Clarita, according to Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich.
Washington, D.C. - U.S. Representative Howard P. "Buck" McKeon (R-Santa Clarita), the Ranking Member of the House Armed Services Committee, praised the Missile Defense Agency and its industry partners for last week's successful airborne laser test.
One year ago tomorrow, Democrats passed a $862 billion stimulus bill that they claimed would immediately spur job creation and economic recovery. Since that time, the nation's economic health has deteriorated and roughly 3.5 million jobs* have been lost. California's unemployment rate is sitting at a painful 12.5%. Businesses in individual communities across America are suffering. For instance, A-V Equipment Rentals, Inc. in Newhall has suffered greatly despite the "so-called" stimulus. Rather than invest in ...
WHISTLER, British Columbia (AP) - After scoring a gold medal in women's downhill Wednesday afternoon, U.S. skier Lindsey Vonn competed for a second Olympic title Thursday in the slalom leg of the super-combined.
HOUSTON (AP) - The New York Knicks have acquired disgruntled guard Tracy McGrady and his massive expiring contract in a three-team swap with the Houston Rockets and the Sacramento Kings, a person with knowledge of the negotiations tells The Associated Press. The person spoke Thursday and requested anonymity because the deal has not been officially announced.
Los Angeles County and William S. Hart Park, will host the second annual Black History Month celebration this week.
Sheriff's deputies have arrested four teens suspected of tagging at least 377 times in Newhall over the past 11 months, causing more than $160,000 in damage, officials said.
Newhall School District has cut summer school and will increase class sizes as a way to help close a $1.5 million budget gap for next year.
Canyon guard Kris Quant hadn't hit a field goal all Wednesday evening. But with one second left in overtime and the Cowboys tied with Vista del Lago at 55, Quant's team gave him the ball.
Some might give up little joys like chocolate or games. But for Sarah Gordon, 22, the indulgence she's dropping for Lent is talking back to her father, she said as she filed into St. Stephens Episcopal Church with her friend, Danny Kam, on Ash Wednesday. "It's just a time for the Christian community to come together and spend the next 40 days remembering the way Jesus lived," said Kam, 23. Ash Wednesday is the first ...
A year after the federal government set aside $868 billion to stimulate the economy, Howard "Buck" McKeon, R-Santa Clarita, joined other Republicans Wednesday claiming the stimulus bill hasn't done what it was supposed to. Meanwhile, President Obama and Democrats said the stimulus has prevented a second Great Depression.
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The Saugus Dance Team will host a United Spirit Association (USA) Regional Dance Competition at the Saugus Gym on Saturday.
The Santa Clarita Christian boys basketball team defeated New Harvest Christian 68-44 on Wednesday night in the first round of the CIF-Southern Section Division VIAA playoffs. The Cardinal offense got off to a sluggish start, but began clicking late in the first half.
It's time again to paint the Santa Clarita Valley yellow with hope. To do so, everyone - from school children to corporate CEOs - is being asked to support the American Cancer Society's Daffodil Days 2010 campaign. Volunteer coordinators are needed to assist in taking requests for, packing and delivering the fresh-cut daffodils during February and March.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - Millions hunkered down for icy conditions expected to last through the weekend from Texas to Ohio to Tennessee as the cold snap that covered much of the nation knocked out power and made roads treacherous Saturday.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Under pressure from the wind-power industry, the Obama administration said Friday it will allow companies to kill or injure eagles without the fear of prosecution for up to three decades.
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - North Korea on Saturday freed an 85-year-old U.S. veteran of the Korean War after a weekslong detention, ending the saga of Merrill Newman's attempt to visit the North as a tourist six decades after he oversaw a group of South Korean wartime guerrillas still loathed by Pyongyang.
JOHANNESBURG (AP) - What next for South Africa?
Jay Z easily led Grammy Award nominations announced Friday with nine, but left-of-center rappers Macklemore & Ryan Lewis and Kendrick Lamar were among a group of new stars who took many of the major nominations.
Choirs will sing, orchestras will play and actors will perform for audiences across the valley. Tis' the season when churches in Santa Clarita offer a myriad of Christmas performances.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - The Los Angeles Lakers navigated the first 19 games of the season without star Kobe Bryant well enough to welcome him back with a winning record.
CHICAGO (AP) - Jonas Hiller and the Anaheim Ducks finally grabbed another shootout win. Against a good team, too.
Friends and family members gathered at Real Life Church on Friday to celebrate the life of Jeremy "Jerry" Ide Conklin, a man described as a true friend and an inspiring leader.
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) - Four homeless people have died of hypothermia in the San Francisco Bay Area since last week, authorities said, highlighting the danger to people without shelter as the region is gripped by freezing temperatures.
They say a picture is worth a thousand words. But sometimes, it's worth some trouble with the law.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Doctors at a Northern California hospital say a couple has given birth to a rare set of naturally conceived identical triplets.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - Bill Porter, the door-to-door salesman in Portland, Ore., who was portrayed by William H. Macy in an Emmy-winning TV movie, has died at 81.
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) - Citrus grower Fred LoBue breathed a sigh of relief on Friday after two sleepless nights monitoring the icy temperatures in his family's Central Valley orange groves.
The Metropolitan Water District has scheduled a monument unveiling Monday to honor the 17 men killed in a tunnel explosion in Sylmar on June 24, 1971.