I just came back from France, and as usual, I have enjoyed reading The Signal this morning. I will answer to Sima Bernstein's letter "We do have markets, Whalley" (June 16). I know that we have markets in Santa Clarita. I also know that Canyon Country does not have one. Do you agree with me? I do not wish to drive to Valencia nor Newhall to get fresh produce. Sorry. I like your first name. ...
Acting with bold, decisive leadership, relatively amazing swiftness and unquestionable integrity, President Obama has been able to secure an agreement with BP that will make more than $20 billion available to those American citizens being directly victimized by the corporate negligence of BP in and around the Gulf of Mexico.
Thanks to Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital and The Signal for the publication ("Sneaky symptoms of stroke," April 2) of the signs and symptoms of stroke. The front-page banner with the symptoms pictured may save one from a serious stroke.
Welcome to The-Signal.com's "2day in the SCV," a compendium of today's events and a quick journey through the past, present and future.
The city of Santa Clarita will host a free Enterprise Zone breakfast workshop on Wednesday, June 23 from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Santa Clarita Transit Maintenance Facility.
Sue Reynolds, a senior partner with NewMarket Careers, will host a free workshop on Saturday, June 19 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the community room at Valencia Library.
Dance the night away with SMO! Do you love to dance? Do you love the 80's? Do you love Single Mothers Outreach? Then we've got a dance for you! * Date: Friday on August 20, 2010. * Time: 7:30 p.m. - 11:30 p.m. * Location: Paseo Club, Valencia on E Courntry Club Ln San Bernado, CA 92404. * Cost: $35.00/person or $60.00/couple. * Register today by Clicking Here! One Hit Wonder Dance! * Cost ...
Friends and family of Deputy Timothy White will host a memorial softball game Sunday in honor of the deceased husband and father.
Editor's note: As The Signal celebrates 91 years of service to the Santa Clarita Valley, we offer this peek into the SCV of days past. Following is from 1988's June 14 through June 16 issues of The Signal.
What are you stressed out about today? Is it the same thing that stressed you out yesterday or something different? Are you in the habit (or trap) of being stressed out by some issue daily? Does your life equate to drama? Maybe you're addicted to stress. Your brain just might be hooked on that flood of adrenaline it gets whenever you go into a panic, start worrying or become anxious. We can get addicted to ...
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This week's spotlight on the SCV features tae kwon do, cherries and a plane.
FYE Cougar Day What: Graduating seniors who have not yet enrolled in COC's First Year Experience (FYE) program will have an additional opportunity to do so at the last event designed to help incoming freshmen make the difficult transition from high school to college. When: 8:30-11:30 a.m. Where: College of the Canyons, 26455 Rockwell Canyon Road, Santa Clarita Contact: COC Instruction Office at (661) 362-5479 Walk For Health What: Under the direction of William S. ...
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Purple and gold confetti raining down upon him, Kobe Bryant hopped up on the scorer's table, shook his fists and extended five fingers. When he hopped down, Boston's legendary Hall of Fame center Bill Russell was waiting to shake his hand. A Game 7 classic - and this time, it finally went the Lakers' way. Beating Boston for the first time in a Game 7, the Lakers came up champions ...
Juan Pedro Navarro, 22, of Newhall, was booked at the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station on felony charges of possession of a loaded and concealed firearm by a convicted felon, possession of a loaded firearm by an active street gang member, and possession of live ammunition by a felon.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Shedding gridlock, key members of Congress reached a modest budget agreement Tuesday to restore about $63 billion in automatic spending cuts from programs ranging from parks to the Pentagon and eliminate the threat of another partial government shutdown early next year.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - An avalanche that was caught on video dragged a backcountry skier into a Utah ravine and buried her in snow, but the woman survived because she deployed a special air bag and other skiers were able to quickly dig her out, witnesses said Tuesday.
RENO, Nev. (AP) - Two adults and four children who were stranded in sub-zero temperatures in a Nevada mountain range for nearly 48 hours were found alive and well on Tuesday by search crews, authorities said.
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - Kaiser Permanente has warned 49,000 patients that a computer flash drive containing some of their private details has gone missing from the Anaheim Medical Center.
DETROIT (AP) - Mary Barra has spent the past three years as General Motors' product chief, making cars that drive better, last longer and look good in showrooms.
California water officials have released a draft of a $24.7 billion plan to restore the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta, in part by building two 30-mile underground tunnels to ensure stable water delivery to millions of Californians.
MIDLAND, Mich. (AP) - Where does Santa Claus learn to chortle "Ho, ho, ho!" and listen to the wishes of children all over the world?
JOHANNESBURG (AP) - President Barack Obama shook hands with Cuban President Raul Castro Tuesday at a memorial service for Nelson Mandela, a simple gesture that signaled possible thawing between the leaders of two Cold War foes.
This holiday season, Police, Sheriff and CHP will be out in force
BANGKOK (AP) - The head of Thailand's protest movement on Tuesday extended his extraordinary claims to holding power over government activities, issuing orders to officials over whom he has no legal or actual authority.
GENEVA (AP) - Armed conflicts killed at least 95,000 people and wounded hundreds of thousands more last year but few of them led to any punishment for war crimes because the laws are unclear, a Swiss-based think tank said Tuesday.
MOORPARK (AP) - Crews are dealing with an onslaught of Santa Ana Winds as they work to keep flames from a wildfire away from homes in Ventura County.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A power outage caused by a vehicle accident has caused traffic problems outside Los Angeles International Airport, but the airport itself continues to operate.
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) - Ukraine's embattled President Viktor Yanukovych on Tuesday promised that some demonstrators arrested in the massive protests sweeping the capital will be released, part of a bid to defuse a political stand-off that is threatening his leadership.
JOHANNESBURG (AP) - U.S. President Barack Obama exhorted the world Tuesday to embrace Nelson Mandela's universal message of peace and justice, electrifying tens of thousands of rain-lashed spectators and prompting a standing ovation by scores of heads of state in a South African stadium.