Rene McPhail, left, checks the size of a t-shirt against Peter Paisley while Julie Brown looks on at the Health and Fitness Expo held at the Hyatt Regency Valencia on Saturday.
WASHINGTON (AP) - In a victory for President Barack Obama, the Democratic-controlled House narrowly passed landmark health care legislation Saturday night to expand coverage to tens of millions who lack it and place tough new restrictions on the insurance industry. Republican opposition was nearly unanimous.
The 220-215 vote cleared the way for the Senate to begin debate on the issue that has come to overshadow all others in Congress.
A lone driver lost control of his vehicle just before 6 a.m. Saturday and collided with a power pole on Soledad Canyon Road between Gladding Way and Commuter Way, sheriff's officials said. County Fire officials pronounced him dead at the scene.
The Santa Clarita Valley Young Republicans are scheduled to hold a candle-light vigil tonight in honor of the 13 people killed in the shooting rampage at Fort Hood, Tex.
After 20 years of not being able to vote in Newhall County Water board elections, residents of the Castaic community of Stonegate will get their chance to influence the very board that controls their source of water.
Kathy Shaw always knew that if she built it, they would run.
Scam artists have been preying on Santa Clarita Valley seniors, especially residents in the Friendly Valley area, sometimes using a grandparent's concern for grandchildren as leverage, sheriff's officials confirmed Friday.
Deputies arrested a former College of the Canyons football player and two other men earlier this week after they allegedly broke into two cars in Stevenson Ranch, officials said.
Memories of the two firefighters who died in the Station Fire two months ago are fresh at Fire Station 107 as the Canyon Country fire squad plans a golf tournament Monday to raise money for the families of the fallen men.
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Local residents and YMCA supporters will pour on the syrup Saturday at the 22nd annual Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. at Placerita Junior High School.
The Santa Clarita Valley Young Democrats Club will present a death penalty forum from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday at La Quinta Inn hotel located at 25201 The Old Road in Stevenson Ranch.
More than 600 students at Highlands Elementary School are being checked for head lice following 11 reported cases since the end of October, school officials said Thursday.
A former Rio Norte Junior High School teaching assistant was charged with prostitution this week for the second time in less than two months - this time in New York.
Hart High School will host the 26th annual Rampage marching band competition from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday at College of the Canyons' Cougar Stadium.
Thousands of Santa Clarita Valley community members learned safety and prevention tips Saturday during the fourth annual "Children Drown Without a Sound" Water Safety Expo.
Bowman High School