Eighteen students in the William S. Hart Union High School District's Regional Occupational Program came away from the annual ROP awards ceremony with medals attesting to their excellent academic achievement and positive attitudes in the career-oriented ROP classes in which they are enrolled.
Plum Canyon Elementary, Arroyo Seco and Saugus High School are collaborating in a Restaurant Dine Out fundraising event in support of the Jeff Laird Memorial Fund on Wednesday, May 12 at participating restaurants.
The Santa Clarita WorkSource Center will host its free monthly Job Fair on Friday, May 14 from 10 a.m. to noon.
The Repertory East Playhouse proudly presents the musical-comedy The Wedding Singer as part of its 2010 Main Stage season, sponsored by Friedman and Thompson and Co.
The Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Foundation will host its annual luncheon to thank the more than 170 volunteers who devote time and effort to the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station and the community on Saturday, May 15 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Stevenson Ranch Macaroni Grill restaurant.
Eternal Valley Memorial Park, a local Dignity® Memorial provider, announced its 22nd Annual Memorial Day Ceremony designed to bring the community together to celebrate, honor and remember America's heroes who gave their lives in the line of duty.
The Domestic Violence Center of Santa Clarita Valley is seeking sponsors and participants for its SHRINK-A-Thon fundraiser, titled "Reduce to Stop Abuse," which will end on July 12.
The Mobile Solutions Van from the Braille Institute will be available for the visually impaired at the Santa Clarita Valley Senior Center on Wednesday, May 26 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
LOS ANGELES -- More than 900 of the state's top middle and senior high school students will convene for the final round of competition in the 59th annual California State Science Fair, May 17-18, 2010 at the California Science Center in Exposition Park.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. - California's traffic safety partners and their supporters are hoping to drive home an important message to all motorists during Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month, a message that just might save a life.
DUBLIN, Ohio (AP) - Masters champion Phil Mickelson has committed to play in the Memorial Tournament next month.
The world's No. 2-ranked player skipped the event a year ago but will be making his 11th appearance in the tournament at Muirfield Village Golf Club, which runs from June 3-6.
Grammy Award-winning vocalist Michael Bolton will kick off the Performing Arts Center's 2010-11 season, officials announced Monday.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - FedEx Corp., the latest company accused in a federal probe involving illegal online pharmacies, says it will fight the charges that it knowingly shipped drugs to people who lack valid prescriptions.
JERUSALEM (AP) - Israel agreed Saturday to extend a 12-hour humanitarian truce in the Gaza war by four hours, a Cabinet minister said. In Gaza, a health official said the Palestinian death toll in 19 days of fighting had surpassed 1,000.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - A third execution by lethal injection has gone awry in six months, renewing debate over whether there is a foolproof way for the government to humanely kill condemned criminals, and whether it's even worth looking for one.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The sprinklers outside the California's state Capitol are off and the lawn is withering, the lemon- and cucumber-infused "water stations" at the state pension building are gone, and prison inmates are taking shorter showers while campers at some popular parks can't take them at all.
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) - State transportation officials are reserving the right to install toll lanes on a notoriously congested section of Interstate 405 in Orange County, but local officials aren't happy.
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) - U.S. Sen. John McCain says the execution of an Arizona inmate that lasted two hours was torture.
ASPEN, Colo. (AP) - About a dozen former CIA officials named in a classified Senate report on decade-old agency interrogation practices were notified in recent days that they would be able to review parts of the document in a secure room in suburban Washington after signing a secrecy agreement.
BRUSSELS (AP) - The European Union on Friday extended its Ukraine-related sanctions to target top Russian intelligence officials and leaders of the pro-Russia revolt in eastern Ukraine, official documents showed.
A war breaks out between Israel and Hamas. An airliner is shot out of the sky in Ukraine. A Portuguese bank's finances look shaky.
Next Sunday, more than 2,000 children and their parents will flock to Iglesia Vida Real to receive backpacks and school supplies in preparation for the start of the school year.
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.