It has been said that the average person gains seven to 10 pounds over the holidays. Luckily that is a myth, but there is good news and bad news.
Peter Jones, Paul Smith and Mary Johnson decided to form a new California corporation. They named it Puff Inc. (the company made fire-retardant clothes).
The holidays are fast approaching. Perhaps you are considering adding a four-legged member to your family this season.
He has been our congressman for so long it is sometimes easy to forget that Howard "Buck" McKeon, R-Santa Clarita, is the quintessential American success story.
I am opposed to the planned development north of Magic Mountain in the Santa Clarita area.
When Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger blue-penciled $133 million in mental-health services for special-education students, he threw their lives into chaos and likely put California in violation of federal special-education law.
At the Tuesday night Santa Clarita Planning Commission meeting, the commission members continued their assault on the residential community.
I am writing in response to Carl Anderson's letter to the editor titled "Ferry should resign" (Oct. 26). I agree with Mr. Anderson, but feel he did not go far enough.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Move over Nancy Pelosi, Henry Waxman and George Miller. Make way for Kevin McCarthy, Darrell Issa and Buck McKeon.
The Santa Clarita Valley Escrow Association will be holding its annual Installation Dinner and Holiday Party on Dec. 8 at 6 p.m. The event is at the Valencia Country Club.
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.
Plans to construct a $50 million highway overpass separating Commerce Center Drive and Highway 126 in Castaic moved forward this week, officials said Wednesday.
Growing up in the Santa Clarita Valley, Kelsey Taylor, 14, said she has never faced a truly dramatic experience.
A. Allbright Painting calls for nominations for its Paint It Forward 2010 giveaway. The deadline for entries is Thursday, Nov. 18.
On Saturday, Nov. 13, United Way of Greater Los Angeles hosted the fourth annual HomeWalk to end homelessness, a 5K walk commencing in Exposition Park, in downtown Los Angeles.
A six-member L.A. congressional delegation tried to hit one out of the park this week in the long-simmering debate over TV access to Dodger games, but the effort ran afoul of the DirecTV team.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Police say they have arrested a man wanted in the slaying of the aunt of Los Angeles Clippers forward Matt Barnes.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - San Francisco police say a pedestrian was critically injured when a stolen minivan fled from police, ran a red light and crashed into a taxi cab.
KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK, Calif. (AP) - A 13-year-old boy who got separated from his group while hiking at Kings Canyon National Park in Central California has been found.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - An arraignment has been postponed for four teens charged with murder in the fatal beating of a University of Southern California graduate student from China.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A broken water main near the UCLA campus spewed water some 30 feet in the air Tuesday, stranding cars and people in underground parking structures and covering parts of campus in ankle-deep water, including the athletic field and the outside of Pauley Pavilion, the school's famed basketball arena.
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) - A California man who disappeared after refusing treatment for tuberculosis, which can be contagious and spreads by coughing or sneezing, was found and arrested on charges of refusing to comply with health officials, a prosecutor said Tuesday.
Parents want their children to grow up happy, healthy and perfect. There's nothing wrong with that, of course, unless it means putting unfair expectations on children or not holding them accountable for their actions. And while all parents try their best to make sure their children have good childhoods, aren't overindulged and have appropriate amounts of discipline and rewards no one is perfect. Parents will make mistakes (I know, I have) and they'll learn how to be better as time goes by. (Ever notice how differently parents tend to raise youngest children as opposed to oldest children ...
Last week, the following Part 1 crime occurred in Zone 3 Stevenson Ranch:
WASHINGTON (AP) - The price is sky-high, but so is demand. A new $1,000-per-pill drug has become the treatment of choice for Americans with hepatitis C, a liver-wasting disease that affects more than 3 million.
County supervisors agreed Tuesday to set aside money that will go toward buying property to be used as a wildlife corridor in Agua Dulce.
OXNARD, Calif. (AP) - The Dallas Cowboys are taking it easy with Tony Romo's back.
MEXICO CITY (AP) - California Gov. Jerry Brown turned his focus to education and energy Tuesday on the second day of a trip to Mexico, but talk about immigration reform remained high on his agenda.
NEW YORK (AP) - The little blue bird is flying high. Stronger-than-expected financial results pushed Twitter's stock sharply higher on Tuesday after the short messaging service said its revenue more than doubled in the second quarter.
Biologic drugmaker Amgen said Tuesday that it will lay off 12 percent to 15 percent of its worldwide workforce and close four sites, even as it reported very strong second-quarter results that trounced Wall Street expectations.