Yes I Can students organizing the "Summer Meltdown Concert for Social Inclusion and Autism Awareness" will stage a series of lunchtime performances at local high schools through May 20 to promote the May 21 festival at Golden Valley High School's outdoor amphitheater.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- Sharing is a concept that a person learns at an early age; it's a concept that can be applied not only to life, but on the highway. May is Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month, and the California Highway Patrol along with its traffic safety partners are reminding all motorists to safely share the road; it may save a life.
LOS ANGELES COUNTY (PRNewswire) -- Today the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health launched a multimedia public education campaign urging parents and caretakers to get their whole family vaccinated. The campaign, called "Stay Healthy. Vaccinate.," uses print, television and radio spots, and will provide interactive content and information through Facebook and YouTube. The campaign also features its own website: www.vaccinateLA.com.
To commemorate Yom Ha'Shoah, "Holocaust Remembrance Day," which honors the lives of the millions of Jews whose lives were taken by the Nazis during World War II, Congregation Beth Shalom is proud to present filmmaker Sharon Rennert, grandaughter of the partisan hero Tuvia Bielski, who is portrayed by Daniel Craig in the Hollywood film "Defiance."
Personnel from the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department Risk Management Bureau's Traffic Services Detail will conduct a DUI-driver's license checkpoint at an undisclosed location in the city of Santa Clarita on Friday, April 29, starting at 6 p.m. and lasting until approximately 2 a.m. Saturday, according to a statement from the SCV Sheriff's Station.
LOS ANGELES COUNTY -- "I commend Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig's wrestling control of the Dodgers and bringing integrity back to the game," County Mayor Michael D. Antonovich said in a statement this afternoon.
A Lake Los Angeles woman was arrested for allegedly possessing and transporting heroin for sale and using her teenage son to conceal bags of the drug in his pants, according to a news release from the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station.
SPIN BOLDAK, Afghanistan -- An Army specialist from Valencia, Calif., meticulously stuffs his rucksack and duffle bag until they are ready to burst at the seams. It wasn't the first time he packed his bags for his deployment, but this time the task was different - not many people have the opportunity of going home ahead of schedule.
The "Good Earth Art Show" will take place at William S. Hart Park in Newhall on Friday and Saturday, April 22 and 23, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Starting this Earth Day, April 22, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service will launch a series of 50 stories for 50 consecutive weekdays that will explore the many ways accelerating climate change is impacting or may impact fish and wildlife across America. No geographic region is immune.
Newhall actresses Merit Leighton, 8, and Marlowe Peyton, 6, will be honored with a C.A.R.E. (Child Actor Recognition Event) award from the BizParentz Foundation during a red-carpet ceremony at Universal Studios Hollywood on April 30.
The Valley Industry Association (VIA) will host the 2011 Regional Conference and Industry Show at Valencia Gateway Promenade on May 12 from 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Brave New World Comics in Newhall will participate in Free Comic Book Day on Saturday, May 7, from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
The Santa Clarita Arts Commission and Arts and Events Office will host an artists' reception for "Six Sculptors" on Wednesday, May 4, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Sisley Italian Restaurant.
Washington, D.C. -- U.S. Rep. Howard P. "Buck" McKeon (R-Calif.), the chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, today offered a response to President Barack Obama's speech calling for massive cuts to defense spending in the coming decade.