The ballroom at the Hyatt Regency Valencia was hopping as Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital paid tribute to its volunteers with a "Volunteers Rock the World" luncheon on Thursday, April 14.
One week from today, hundreds of guests will find themselves feasting on the gourmet delights offered up by more than 40 restaurants, caterers and wine and beer purveyors at the annual Taste of the Town to benefit the Santa Clarita Child & Family Center.
The Rising Sun Karate Academy tournament team, comprised of 15 members ranging in age from 7 to 19, scored big at the Compete Nationals Competition held recently in Ontario, Calif..
Mark and Linda Eason of Flower Mound, Texas are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Jennifer Eason to Kaelen Jakes of Dallas, Texas.
Being from "Awesometown," our cub scout team named their team "Team Awesome" for the Annual Cub Scout Cup held today in the Valley Trails facility in Castaic, reported Scout mother April Coletto, of Saugus. Their shirts display, "Team Awesome" and their ranking of BEAR. Left to right, Danny Shannon, Matthew Coletto, Jake Andrews, Peter Walsh, Joshua Riddle and Zack Andrews.
Michael D. Sloat
As registered nurses at Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital prepared for an April 28 protest of hospital administration's redesign of patient care into a "team nursing," approach, Newhall Memorial administrators scrapped their plan and settled with the nurses.
In 1926, when Dwight D. Eisenhower graduated first in his class from the Command and General Staff School at Fort Leavenworth, his friend George S. Patton wrote him a note of congratulations. The note was sincere and thought-provoking, telling Eisenhower, "Victory in the next war will depend on execution not plans."
Hidden within a crowded shopping center in Old Town Newhall is a new approach to fashion.
Santa Clarita Valley Safe Rides honored teen volunteers with a recognition dinner recently for their service keeping more than 1,000 potentially drunken drivers of the streets during the past school year.
Friday, April 29
Grace Baptist Church held its annual Free Garage Sale on April 16, giving needy families a chance to take home furniture and home supplies.
St. Stephen's Easter services
Spring is in the air, and the budding plants and trees may remind us that this is the season of new beginnings and possibilities.
WASHINGTON (AP) - It started with a bottle of orange juice 30 years ago.
SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (AP) - A former Marine charged with murder after the body of his alleged lover was found in an abandoned California mine shaft has waived extradition from Alaska.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - The NCAA has notified the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals that it intends to appeal a judge's ruling in the Ed O'Bannon case that it violated antitrust laws.
Arkansas coach Bret Bielema proudly posted a message on Twitter last spring that featured the Razorbacks' new helmets - a futuristic design by Riddell called the SpeedFlex that is supposed to be the latest in head protection.
SACRAMENTO – The California Senate gave final, unanimous approval Thursday to a bill by Senator Fran Pavley (D-Agoura Hills) to protect children from domestic abusers during court proceedings and after offenders are released from prison or jail. The vote came a day after the measure was approved 78-0 by the Assembly.
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - Kim Min-koo has an easy reply to new American research that hits South Korea where it hurts - in the noodles. Drunk and hungry just after dawn, he rips the lid off a bowl of his beloved fast food, wobbling on his feet but still defiant over a report that links instant noodles to health hazards.
WASHINGTON (AP) - For all its horror, the beheading of an American journalist in Syria appears unlikely to change lawmakers' minds about military intervention against Islamic State extremists. It's equally unclear whether the Obama administration will be asking them to back a new U.S. approach.
SOUTH PASADENA, Calif. (AP) - Police are greeting students on the first day of classes in the Los Angeles suburb where two teens allegedly plotted a high school massacre.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Sales of existing U.S. homes rose for the fourth straight month in July to their highest level in nearly a year, the latest sign that the housing recovery is picking up after stumbling at the start of the year.
LOS BANOS, Calif. (AP) - California's record drought hasn't been sweet to honeybees, and it's creating a sticky situation for beekeepers and honey buyers.
ATLANTA (AP) - The two American aid workers who were infected with the deadly Ebola virus in Africa have been discharged from an Atlanta hospital where they were treated, the aid groups they were working for said Thursday.
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) - Parts of eastern Ukraine were wracked by fierce fighting Thursday as government troops sought to snatch back territory from separatist rebels, while a Russian aid convoy to the hard-hit city of Luhansk began to make tentative steps toward its destination.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The government has reached a $16.65 billion settlement with Bank of America over its role in the sale of mortgage-backed securities in the run-up to the financial crisis, the Justice Department announced Thursday.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - On these dating sites, a passion for pets will help you find more than just puppy love.
The Aug. 15, 2015, edition of The Signal contained an op-ed piece by Phil Kerpen entitled "A big new tax coming."