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The American Planning Association recently recognized the city of Santa Clarita with two awards for creating an outstanding planning project and information tools.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. - As tens of thousands of Californians prepare to mark Independence Day, the California Highway Patrol (CHP) reminds everyone to keep safety a top priority. The holiday falls on a Sunday this year. For many people it will be a three-day weekend full of celebration and good times.
SACRAMENTO -- Since May 7, 2010, the California Highway Patrol (CHP) has suffered the loss of five officers who died in the line of duty.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Rep. Howard P. "Buck" McKeon (R-Santa Clarita) Monday issued the following statement after the United States Supreme Court issued its ruling in McDonald v. City of Chicago with a 5-4 decision that the Second Amendment applies to state and local governments:
The city of Santa Clarita will host a dedication and naming of the Teen Room at the Newhall Community Center in honor of the late Ed Redd on Wednesday, June 30 at 3:30 p.m.
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) - There will be no all-Williams final at Wimbledon this year.
Blessed Kateri Tekakwitha Catholic Parish will host a comedy night fundraiser to benefit the Santa Clarita Valley Emergency Winter Shelter on July 11. The event will feature a silent auction and several comedians, including headliner Randy Lubas. The silent auction will begin at 3 p.m. and the show will start at 4 p.m. Tickets are $12 and can be purchased at www.santaclaritashelter.com. All proceeds will benefit the SCV Emergency Winter Shelter.
The Newhall Community Center Teen Room will be named and dedicated in honor of the late Ed Redd at 3:30 p.m. Wednesday. Redd, who died in March, served as Parks, Recreation and Community Services commissioner since August 2002. The Parks, Recreation and Community Services Commission and the Santa Clarita City Council unanimously voted earlier this year to name the Teen Room in Redd's honor.
The city of Santa Clarita selected the works of eight local artists to decorate bus shelters around the city leading up to the Festival of the Arts in October.
Student Michael Benz knows first-hand the benefits Golden Oak Adult School provides.
Power Automotive Group and Valencia BMW, in conjunction with the Old Town Newhall Association, sponsored the summer Car Show on Sunday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Main Street in downtown Newhall. Admission was free to show participants and spectators. The show featured many local car clubs and vehicles that pre-date 1972, including Model-Ts, street rods, classics and much more. Also featured were food vendors, local exhibitors offering goods and services, craft vendors, 50/50s and raffle contests.
Pressure brings out either the worst in players or the absolute best.
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.
If there is one thing we learned about The Master's College in 2009-2010, it's that the Mustangs can compete at the national level.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - California counties are confounding the state's court-ordered efforts to sharply reduce its inmate population by sending state prisons far more convicts than anticipated, including a record number of people with second felony convictions.
Last week, the following Part 1 crimes occurred in Canyon Country East: (1) Grand Theft Auto (1) Assault with a Deadly Weapon (2) Residential Burglaries (1) Vehicle Burglary (1) There were two residential burglaries reported in Zone 8 last week.
Zone 5-Valencia had fifteen Part-1 Crimes reported during the past week. The criminal incidents included an assault with a deadly weapon, grand theft, and numerous shoplifting from various businesses.
FAIR OAKS, Ind. (AP) - Pigs cluster around a food stall like Black Friday shoppers waiting for the store to open. One pushes impatiently against the locked door with her snout, waiting for the sow inside to finish eating so she can take her turn.
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) - Vietnamese air force planes on Saturday spotted two large oil slicks close to where a Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 went missing earlier in the day, the first sign that the aircraft carrying 239 people had crashed.
SEVASTOPOL, Ukraine (AP) - Dozens of military trucks transporting heavily armed soldiers rumbled over Crimea's rutted roads Saturday as Russia reinforced its armed presence on the disputed peninsula in the Black Sea. Moscow's foreign minister ruled out any dialogue with Ukraine's new authorities, whom he dismissed as the puppets of extremists.
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) - A veteran Los Angeles police officer was killed and his rookie partner was critically injured Friday when their patrol car collided with a big rig on a residential street. The truck driver also was injured.
FORT BRAGG, N.C. (AP) - An Army captain at the center of a sexual assault case that has scandalized the U.S. military testified Friday that a general twice forced her to perform oral sex on him during their three-year, illicit affair.
SAN DIEGO (AP) - A California state lawmaker wants to ban SeaWorld from using killer whales in its San Diego shows.
ENGLEWOOD, N.J. (AP) - Sheila MacRae, a veteran stage, film and TV performer best known for playing Alice Kramden in the 1960s re-creation of "The Honeymooners," has died. She was 92.
Hanging more than 2,000 feet in the air, Stephen Wampler was exhausted, physically and emotionally. He considered giving up his goal of climbing to the top of El Capitan, the largest granite monolith in the world located in the famed Yosemite Valley.
There wasn't much The Master's College couldn't do in its 73-52 rout of defending national champion Westmont in the semifinal of the Golden State Athletic Conference Tournament.
DENVER (AP) - Reflecting on his game during a monthlong recovery from a broken left rib has helped Ty Lawson come back strong.
When the Hart Indians girls soccer team last won a CIF-Southern Section championship, freshman goalkeeper Nicole Davis was still months from being born.
WASHINGTON (AP) - A sure sign that spring is on the horizon: It's time to set the clocks forward for daylight saving time.