Our heartfelt thoughts and prayers go out to the Santa Clarita family that lost a mother, to her children and family members who were injured and to those in attendance that evening who were so very impacted by this tragedy. Ours is a close community, and the loss of one of our own hurts deeply.
Regarding the tragic fatal car crash that killed a mother and injured others on July 4 near Westfield Valencia Town Center: I was there with my family and 11- and 14-year-old kids.
Environmental problems associated with bottled water have been in the spotlight for many years.
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.
An earthquake measuring 5.4 hit Borrego Springs, Calif. at about 4:53 p.m. today.
Washington, D.C. - Congressmen Lamar Smith (R-TX), Rep. Howard P. "Buck" McKeon (R-CA), and 18 of their colleagues criticized the Obama administration's decision to challenge Arizona's 2010 immigration enforcement law, SB1070 in a letter to Attorney General Holder today.
DURBAN, South Africa (AP) - Carles Puyol powered in a header in the 73rd minute Wednesday to send Spain to its first World Cup final with a 1-0 win over Germany.
SAN FERNANDO - As of early afternoon Wednesday, July 7, jurors were still deliberating the fate of accused child-killer Antonio Rodriguez.
SAN FERNANDO - The fate of accused child-killer Antonio Rodriguez is now in the hands of the jury.
See "Related Content" for links to stories in The Signal about the tragic death of Matilde Garnica in Valencia Sunday night, July 4, 2010, and how you can help the family.
California Highway Patrol officials Tuesday were investigating why a patrol car flipped off the road in Newhall.
One of the most cost-effective and efficient ways a business leader can learn is by being mentored by peers. Everyone at the top faces the challenges of leading people, maintaining focus and fine-tuning the business model. What is it worth to learn from someone who has already "been there and done that?"
The sign was so huge it would be missed by none of the Fourth of July partiers and passers-by. It blanketed half the balcony from top to bottom, left to right.
Maybe it was the thought of an orange hibiscus scone billowing with Devonshire cream or the opportunity to create savory tea sandwiches that inspired me to cater Jenni Blount's bridal shower. Or it could have been the excuse to make eye-catching, mouth-watering berry good truffles, or simply that the maid-of-honor, my daughter, lives in Texas and couldn't make the shower.
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BOSTON (AP) - A federal judge has blocked Massachusetts from banning the powerful new painkiller Zohydro.
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - Two parolees raped and killed at least four women while wearing GPS trackers, and there may be more victims, a California police chief alleged Monday.
FORT BRAGG, N.C. (AP) - Under a canopy of trees on the edge of a large field, soldiers from Bravo Battery are lying in a circle as they pore over targeting charts. Nearby, others are preparing the howitzer cannons as helicopters swoop overhead. At the edge of the circle, the platoon leader watches as the field artillerymen go through their training exercise.
Robert Burton wants to ban motorcycles from public streets because of the many accidents and even fatalities involving motorcycles, and because he saw a rider riding on the back wheel only, and because motorcycle riders cost our state many dollars in hospital bills.
On a recent bus trip to a remote area of Mexico, we were asked to buy basic school supplies for a remote village school.
The blue/red strobe lights flashed against the sides of the seemingly quiet single family home in upscale Valencia.
While codes aren't going to change for Santa Clarita business owners making tenant improvements at their place of business, the process doesn't have to be fraught with headaches, according to officials with the city's Building & Safety division.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Blake Griffin scored 24 points while picking up his 16th technical, and the Los Angeles Clippers led all the way in beating the Denver Nuggets 117-105 on Tuesday night for their franchise-record 57th victory of the season.
As far as Tuesdays go, The Masters's College baseball team had a pretty good one.
No one knows exactly which eight teams will make their way to Oklahoma City for the 2014 NCAA Women's College World Series.
Last week, the following Part 1 crimes occurred in Zone 3 Stevenson Ranch:
The following crimes were reported in the Saugus area over the past week:
There is a trend I have noticed among people who seek help in marriage and couples' counseling. Both partners usually have the best of intentions. Both usually want to save the relationship and make it better. But often people end up in marriage counseling because they are engaging in five selfish behaviors which prevent good communication and understanding for each other to take place.
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As I unpacked my kids from the car for a fun afternoon at the park, I bathed them in sunblock and let them go. They ran, giggled and played in the afternoon sun as I chased them. My experience was the same as millions of mothers across the world. My kids called to me, showed me their tricks, and became very dirty very fast. I found myself looking around at the other mothers, their beautifully dressed and clean children then back to my messy, giggling brood. I became distracted from the great fun we were having. I had lost focus ...