Juliet might want to take her own life all over again if she knew the gooey depths to which Hollywood would sink in her name to woo an audience. The doomed heroine of "Romeo and Juliet" is the nominal inspiration for "Letters to Juliet," an unbearably predictable romance that would profane her name if it were not lifted a notch by the graceful, if inexplicable, presence of Vanessa Redgrave. The movie takes viewers on a ...
It was hard to tell the losers from the winners after Thursday night's volleyball match between Golden Valley and Laguna Beach. The Breakers beat the Grizzlies 25-14, 25-17, 25-14 in the second round of the CIF-Southern Section Division II playoffs at Golden Valley High School, but the Grizzlies were just happy to have made it as far as they did.
Sheriff's deputies arrested a local registered sex offender Thursday on suspicion of possessing child pornography and were also searching for five others who may have illegally moved without alerting authorities, according to a sheriff's report.
The Saugus softball team needed a win to take fourth place in the Foothill League and a chance at an at-large berth into the CIF-Southern Section Division I playoffs. The Centurions got the win, but not the answers.
For your immediate protection, write a description of your invention and make some sketches to clearly show its features. Sign and date every sheet of paper.
Canyon Country resident Michael Parks searched for a job for nearly seven months after NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory laid him off.
Eleven engine companies and more than 200 firefighters from all over Los Angeles County came to the Castaic location to continue their brush-fire training.
This week's spotlight on the SCV features athletics, community events and an equine photo.
"I've always known something was wrong. I just didn't have a name for it until after I was 30. I've always washed my hands thoroughly, but I noticed other people didn't take as long as I did," said Liz Eager.
Rush Limbaugh has finally come up with a positive and ingenious idea. He is leaving the country and going to Costa Rica, if health care reform passes. Good riddance to bad rubbish. His opponents should jump on Limbaugh's treat and get him a one-way ticket to Costa Rica. I can't afford it, but I would be more then happy to contribute. If for no other reason, I hope that health care reform passes with flying ...
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.
Regarding "Box score: fascism 5, democracy 4" (The Signal, Jan. 30) - nonsense.
On behalf of the congregation of Prince of Peace Lutheran Church and our entire community, we would publicly like to thank the Santa Clarita Chapter of Thrivent Financial for Lutherans.
I guess Bruce McFarland didn't take his meds prior to writing his column ("Call to arms or cautionary tale?," May 11).
Political campaigns are often filled with hyperbole, but the recently concluded City Council campaign was the worst example of this behavior in Santa Clarita's more than 20-year history.
High winds buffeted the Santa Clarita Valley today, sending deputies scrambling to respond to residential burglar alarms in several neighborhoods.
A look at America's "new rich," a rising demographic group, according to survey data provided to The Associated Press:
LOS ANGELES (AP) - At least seven current and former Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies have been arrested by the FBI as part of an ongoing investigation of inmate abuse in the nation's largest jail system.
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama headed to South Africa on Monday to speak at a national memorial service for anti-apartheid icon Nelson Mandela. He was joined on Air Force One by former President George W. Bush and former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton.
College of the Canyons will host a free orientation next Monday for job seekers interested in the fields of aerospace and biomedical manufacturing.
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KIEV, Ukraine (AP) - A top Ukrainian opposition party says heavily armed riot police have stormed its office in downtown Kiev. The move comes as the Ukrainian capital has been crippled by massive anti-government protests.
NEW YORK (AP) - The Sportsman Channel said Monday it has hired Sarah Palin to be host of a weekly outdoors-oriented program that will celebrate the "red, wild and blue" lifestyle.
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) - Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel warned Pakistani leaders Monday that if they don't resolve protests stalling some military shipments across the border with Afghanistan, it could be difficult to maintain political support in Washington for an aid program that has sent billions of dollars to Islamabad, defense officials said.
JOHANNESBURG (AP) - South Africa says United States President Barack Obama and United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon will be among world leaders speaking at a mass memorial service for Nelson Mandela.
SAN QUENTIN, Calif. (AP) - The budding entrepreneurs wear blue sweat pants labeled "prisoner" and huge, flapping blue shirts. Their doors are triple locked, and lunch is a stale peanut butter and jelly sandwich. Complicating matters, participants in this growing Silicon Valley startup incubator are barred from the Internet.
By analogy with the gay marriage issue, who cares if someone who's never been to Paris wants to privately call themselves a "Parisian"?
I don't know why it happens every year. Our offices here at the Vast Right Wing Conspiracy get inundated with letters addressed to Saint Nicholas. We forward as many as we can to the Jolly Old Elf but a few we keep behind to share with you. Enjoy.
Nelson Mandela, 95, gave up a third of his lifespan so that South Africans could live in racial harmony.
Visitors to the Valencia Library last weekend were greeted with a sweet surprise: icing-topped and candy-cane-lined gingerbread houses on display for what organizers hope will become a yearly Gingerbread House Contest.