It is proposed that the American forces start pulling out of Afghanistan in July 2011.
Hart High School's musical-theater class will stage "The Drowsy Chaperone," one of the most hilarious Broadway musicals in recent years, on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
About 25 Arroyo Seco Junior High School students participated in the recent America's Battle of the Books competition.
The owner of a Western-themed boutique in downtown Newhall was recognized by State Sen. Sharon Runner, R-Antelope Valley, as the Santa Clarita Valley's Woman of the Year for community service, according to a release.
Motherhood matters. It doesn't matter who you are mothering, there is just no substitute for you.
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Mayor's Prayer Breakfast
Golden Valley High School freshmen and sophomores had the unique opportunity to visit a national college fair held in Pasadena earlier this year.
Four Castaic Middle School seventh-graders have been awarded scholarships to attend the American Association of University Women's Tech Trek Science Camp for Girls.
The 2011 Annual Youth Fishing Derby gets under way Saturday, with a chance for children age 5 to 15 to compete in rainbow-trout fishing.
Registration is still open for the Small Business Development Center's 2011 Dream and Discover Entrepreneurs Conference slated for 1-6 p.m. Thursday at College of the Canyons. College of the Canyons Chancellor Dianne G. Van Hook will open the conference with a welcoming address before introducing keynote speaker and serial entrepreneur Larry Twersky, former president of 1-800-DENTIST.
U.S. Rep. Howard "Buck" McKeon, R-Santa Clarita, was honored by the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools this week for his support of high-quality charter schools.
Beginning July 1, California law requires public and private junior high and high school students to be immunized against pertussis, also known as whooping cough. For the 2011-12 school year only, all students entering seventh- through 12th-grades will need proof of a Tdap booster shot before starting school.
COC Student Exhibition
UNITED NATIONS (AP) - The U.N. Security Council will vote Monday on an Australia-proposed resolution demanding international access to the Ukraine plane crash site and a cease-fire around the area, with diplomats pressuring a reluctant Russia to approve it.
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama says America's federal government contracts should not subsidize discrimination.
Listeners gathered at the Santa Clarita Valley Senior Center for an afternoon of sherbet and showtunes as the SCV Men of Harmony Chorus and Quartets presented its 38th annual A Cappella Harmony Show and Ice Cream Social on Sunday.
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Adrian Gonzalez hit a tiebreaking single in the ninth inning off St. Louis Cardinals closer Trevor Rosenthal and the Los Angeles Dodgers salvaged the finale of a three-game series with a 4-3 victory on Sunday night.
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - Albert Pujols mimicked Fernando Rodney's celebratory bow-and-arrow routine as the Los Angeles Angels got to Seattle's closer for one of their most dramatic comeback wins this season.
HOYLAKE, England (AP) - Walking off the 18th green as the British Open champion, Rory McIlroy kept gazing at all the greats on golf's oldest trophy.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Already locked in its third dry year, an ongoing drought could complicate California's battle against global warming and make it more expensive, officials said.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Secretary of State John Kerry is heading back to the Middle East as the Obama administration attempts to bolster regional efforts to reach a ceasefire and sharpens its criticism of Hamas in its conflict with Israel.
WINTHROP, Wash. (AP) - Cooler temperatures and lighter winds are forecast to descend on a wildfire-stricken Washington state, helping firefighters battle flames that have been growing unfettered for a week and have covered hundreds of square miles.
OXNARD, Calif. (AP) - Officials say a gas explosion at an Oxnard bakery has left one person injured.
RANCHO CUCAMONGA, Calif. (AP) - Police say a car going the wrong way on the 210 Freeway crashed into another vehicle in Rancho Cucamonga, killing three people and seriously injuring two others.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The nation's yearlong deliberation over immigration has taken a head-snapping detour.
TOREZ, Ukraine (AP) - Rebels in eastern Ukraine took control Sunday of the bodies recovered from downed Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, and U.S. and European leaders demanded that Russian President Vladimir Putin make sure rebels give international investigators full access to the crash site.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - A nonprofit group is taking a novel approach to helping the homeless in San Francisco with a new bus that allows them to take a shower.
RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) - Elijah Watson knows he wants to go to college. He also knows that it will be difficult to leave home on the Navajo reservation if he does.