My wife made a New Year's resolution to be a neater person on my behalf. I decided to be less anal-retentive on her behalf.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - So midnight Dec. 31 came and went, but the Fox television network did not go missing from Time Warner Cable.
With your Escape editor Jim Walker last week offering up his "tasty" experiences in the SCV, it seems only fitting that the other two Escape "foodies" need a nod. So, this week, here are excerpts from the other restaurant profiles done in 2009 by Michelle Sathe and Michele Buttelman. You can find the full profiles by searching The Signal's Web site using the restaurant's name. Nov. 27, Sathe, Peruvian at Inca Bistro "The cuisine may ...
World War II has been the setting for so many video games that playing them all would probably take as much time as the war itself.
"It's Complicated" is perfectly plausible if you are only willing to believe that Meryl Streep sells a whole lot of muffins. She plays a bakery and restaurant owner who lives in a sprawling hacienda on a bluff overlooking the Pacific in Santa Barbara, set on grounds approached by a sweeping circular drive. I've been to Oprah's place, which is only a little nicer. Life is sweet, although she hires an architect to give her a ...
My problem may be that I know Fellini's "8 1/2" too well. Your problem may be that you don't know it well enough. Both of us may be asking, who exactly was "Nine" made for? This is a big-scale version of the 1982 Broadway production, which won the Tony as best musical. It's likely that most who saw it had either seen the Fellini or made that their business.
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I am sending this letter with the heaviest of heart. My father passed away on Nov. 10. Since the age of 65 he was battling Alzheimer's, dementia, strokes and seizures. His last attack that sent him to the hospital was a severe heart attack, stroke and pneumonia. He stayed in the hospital for two months because his lungs were not functioning to capacity. Finally, my siblings and I had to make the harsh decision to ...
You almost certainly know the tune. You might even know the opening line: "Should old acquaintance be forgot. ..." After that things may be hazy.
It is a new year and time for a new you! Quoting Jack Canfield, author of Chicken Soup for the Soul, "If what you were doing now was enough to get what you want, you'd already have it." Let me ask you something - What was your weight/clothing size at the start of 2009? What weight/clothing size did you finish at in 2009? If you do not have the body you want, the energy you ...
When the Pasadena Tournament of Roses began its march down Colorado Boulevard Friday morning, at least seven local high school musicians were part of the Pasadena City College Tournament of Roses Honor Band.
This year, the Santa Clarita Valley will see more police crackdowns on parolees and drunk drivers, more cuts to schools and budget balancing on the part of local governments.
SACRAMENTO - The Contractors State License Board (CSLB) highlights new laws and regulations passed in 2009 that will affect California construction contracting and consumers beginning tomorrow.
PASADENA, Calif., Dec. 31 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA's Mars rover Spirit will mark six years of unprecedented science exploration and inspiration for the American public on Sunday, Jan. 3.
When should a woman borrow money, and what should she look for once that need arises? How does a woman master a mindset of success? These questions and more will be answered at two LifeForward workshops sponsored by Zonta Club of the Santa Clarita Valley on two Saturday mornings in January at the Jo Anne Darcy Canyon Country Library. The first workshop on Jan. 23 will cover borrowing basics. The presenter will be Leslye Mack, ...
SANTA CLARITA - Dr. Patrick Robert Robbie, a longtime volunteer at the Samuel Dixon Family Health Centers, died in his sleep Sunday. He was 80.
Widespread hard freezes are expected tonight and Thursday night as frigid weather hits the Santa Clarita Valley and surrounding areas, including coastal plains that are usually immune to frosty conditions, National Weather Service forecasters said.
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"Fast & Furious" star Paul Walker was killed by both crash trauma and fire when the Porsche in which he was a passenger slammed into a light standard and at least one tree Saturday, then exploded into flames.
A memorial is planned Sunday for those who wish to pay their respects to Santa Clarita Valley resident and business owner Roger Rodas and actor Paul Walker, both of whom died in a car accident in Valencia last weekend.
SANTA CLARITA - Residents will have a chance to view artwork from local artists at the "Joy of Art" holiday reception and open house hosted by the Santa Clarita Artists' Association on Friday inside the gallery in the Westfield Valencia Town Center.
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) - Eytan Rosenberg had no idea that the man he let paint a mural on the side his family's gas station in Hollywood was the darling of the art world.
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - A San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit train's emergency brakes malfunctioned Wednesday, stranding hundreds of passengers in a tunnel and sending at least nine people to hospitals, officials said.
BOISE, Idaho (AP) - More than 60 search and rescue personnel scoured the central Idaho mountains Wednesday for five people, including four family members, who were onboard a plane that disappeared three days earlier.
EVERGLADES NATIONAL PARK, Fla. (AP) - Wildlife workers in boats struggled Wednesday to coax nearly four dozen pilot whales out of dangerous shallow waters in Florida's Everglades National Park, hoping to spare them the fate of 10 others that already have died.
YONKERS, N.Y. (AP) - An engineer whose speeding commuter train ran off the rails along a curve, killing four people, experienced a hypnotic-like daze and nodded at the controls before he suddenly realized something was wrong and hit the brakes, a lawyer said as a federal regulator called for the railroad to make immediate safety improvements.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Wags and barks speak volumes when it comes to understanding what a dog is saying, but there are also clues in a dog's eyes, ears, nose or the tilt of its head. Are humans getting the right messages?
RANCHO CUCAMONGA, Calif. (AP) - A man charged with killing a Transportation Security Administration officer and wounding three others during a rampage at Los Angeles International Airport has appeared in court with bruises on his face and a bandage on his neck.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - Recordings of several 911 calls made from inside Sandy Hook Elementary during last year's school shooting are being released under court order Wednesday after a legal fight by The Associated Press.
RICHMOND, Calif. (AP) - Two California cities have voted to ban electronic cigarettes while a motion will be introduced Wednesday in Los Angeles to limit the smokeless devices where cigarette smoking is already prohibited.