LOS ANGELES, Feb. 13, 2009 - Considered the best collection of talent to compete in a U.S. professional cycling stage race, the world-class roster of teams and cyclists* scheduled to participate in the 2009 Amgen Tour of California has been announced by race presenter AEG.
Santa Clarita Organization for Planning and the Environment (SCOPE), now celebrating its 21st year of service to the Santa Clarita Valley, invites residents to its February meeting to hear Guest Speaker Former City Councilman TimBen Boydston.
SACRAMENTO - Assemblyman Cameron Smyth, R-Santa Clarita, has introduced Assembly Bill 233, which will provide a tax deduction, allowing individuals to deduct the adoption fees of animals from local government and non-profit animal shelters.
YORBA LINDA, Calif., Feb. 13, 2009 (PRNewswire-USNewswire) -- Presidents Washington, Lincoln, Jefferson and Truman will make personal appearances all day at the Richard Nixon Presidential Library from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Presidents' Day, Monday, Feb. 16.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. House of Representatives today gave final approval to the controversial spending package crafted by congressional Democrats under the guise of economic stimulus despite the fact that not a single Republican voted for the bill.
"Friday the 13th" is about the best "Friday the 13th" movie you could hope for. Its technical credits are excellent. It has a lot of scary and gruesome killings. Not a whole lot of acting is required. If that's what you want to find out, you can stop reading now.
I liked "Confessions of a Shopaholic" about as much as I disliked "Sex and the City."
"The International" is equal parts globe-trotting thriller and architecture porn, as perfectly crystallized by its mind-blowing central set piece - a seemingly endless shootout at the Guggenheim Museum.
Okay, we admit it. All this talk about the economy has us a little blue. So what better way to cheer up than to have an at-home wine tasting party for good friends?
As this is the beginning of the new year, one of your tasks should be to make sure your plan beneficiary choices are up to date.
Message for American businesses
Twenty-four days into the new Obama administration, a clear message is being sent out to small businesses across the nation - "Watch out!"
On Saturday, Feb. 21, the Amgen Tour of California returns to the city of Santa Clarita for the third consecutive year. The race has grown to be the largest cycling event in North America.
Regarding "Main Street in Newhall to receive facelift," published Jan. 8; I have to laugh at this.
As a parent of a Valencia High School senior and audience member during Friday evening's boys varsity basketball contest between VHS and the visiting WRHS Wildcats, I felt compelled to publicly recognize the outstanding sportsmanship displayed by the West Ranch players, specifically at the start of the game.
Bruce McFarland sees me as a Republican reprobate because I sincerely and truly hope that President Obama fails in his attempts to bring America closer and closer to a nanny state.
Canyon Country West: Zone 7 Update - Public Safety and Crime Prevention Information
SLOVYANSK, Ukraine (AP) - Ukraine is deploying troops in a "large-scale anti-terrorist operation" to resist attacks by armed pro-Russian forces, Ukraine's President Oleksandr Turchynov said on Sunday in a televised address.
PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) - Prosecutor Gerrie Nel fired another tough question at murder suspect Oscar Pistorius.
VATICAN CITY (AP) - Pope Francis, marking Palm Sunday in a packed St. Peter's Square, ignored his prepared homily and spoke entirely off-the-cuff in a remarkable departure from practice. Later, he continued to stray from the script by hopping off his popemobile to pose for "selfies" with young people and also sipping tea passed to him from the crowd.
WASHINGTON (AP) - As millions of Americans race to meet Tuesday's tax deadline, their chances of getting audited are lower than they have been in years.
RED BLUFF, Calif. (AP) - Federal investigators could not corroborate on Saturday a driver's claim that a FedEx tractor-trailer was already on fire when it careened across a freeway median, sideswiped her car and slammed into a bus carrying high school students, killing 10 people in a fiery wreck.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The world's top finance officials expressed confidence Saturday that the global economy finally has turned the corner to stronger growth. This time, they may be right.
BOSTON (AP) - Boston officials have announced improved public safety measures for the final two miles of the Boston Marathon on April 21, a year after two explosions near the finish line killed three people and wounded more than 260 others.
HONOLULU (AP) - U.S. officials say there is no threat of a tsunami to the coasts of California, Oregon, Washington, Hawaii or Alaska after a magnitude-7.6 earthquake struck in the Pacific Ocean near the Solomon Islands.
Poetry stands as an essence of youth, an integral part of a mind unfettered by the mental calluses called experience.
While I never lost a family member to a tragedy as did the descendents of Titanic victims in today's story, I did experience a series of back-to-back, non-related, life-challenging events several years ago that resulted in my making several changes in my life – all for the better.
I'm 15 years old and I have lived in Santa Clarita all my life. I also have psoriasis.
if we could someday chance to meet