This is in response to Lynn Vakay's sermon on "To whom should Americans be giving thanks?" (Nov. 20).
Multiple-Grammy winner Gordon Goodwin visited West Ranch High School Nov. 5 to work with the Studio A Jazz Band.
Saugus High senior Jamie Molacek has played soccer since she was 4 years old, and it's paid off - 28 colleges have expressed interest in her.
It's true what they say - everyday you are writing a new page in your life's novel. After all, isn't it you living in your shoes? You can draft an original story from the malnourished bones of your childhood; you can flip the script and start a business after 20 years as a stay-at-home mother. Yes, you can!
Deputies searched for but could not find a suspect who stole a wad of cash from a Valencia bank on Friday.
Hello, Santa Clarita Valley! Welcome to The-Signal.com's Daybreak, your point of entry for the day, and a quick journey through the past, present and future. Let the adventure begin: Today is Tuesday, Nov. 24, the 328th day of 2009. There are 37 days left in the year.
I'm cheering for health care reform, even though I'm resigned to a debate heavily influenced by special interests. This chapter of American history would turn Jimmy Stewart's Mr. Smith into a die-hard cynic.
Priorities are a reality of everyday life. Every person, family or entity, no matter how big or small, faces the dilemma of setting goals and priorities for themselves. Santa Clarita is no exception and this year that activity got even harder.
First they announced that they want President Barack Obama to fail. Then they root against: Bill Clinton freeing American journalists from North Korea; Marines rescuing Americans from Somali pirates; rescuing American automobile manufacturers; health care for all Americans; and an American city hosting the Olympics. Can we call them anti-American yet?
Nearly 60 students at Peachland Elementary School participated in the annual PTA-sponsored Reflections Program.
First Place I am thankful for my parents and my family because they are the best! They help me to clean my room and do my homework every single day. My parents are just the best parents in the world. I don't know what I would do without my mom and dad. Elle Park Grade 2 Peachland Elementary School Second Place I am thankful for my friend, Carmen. He plays with me and we go ...
This year's annual family portrait shootout is taking place at Central Park in Santa Clarita on Saturday, Dec. 5. It is open to photographers and families. The buy-in is $100.
SACRAMENTO - The Thanksgiving holiday traditionally means heavy traffic on California's roadways.
Planning ahead for one's end-of-life medical care is generally not a topic people look forward to discussing.
Hello, Santa Clarita Valley! Welcome to The-Signal.com's Daybreak, your point of entry for the day, and a quick journey through the past, present and future. Let the adventure begin: Today is Monday, Nov. 23, the 327th day of 2009. There are 38 days left in the year.
MONTREAL (AP) - Rookie Martin Jones is already making Los Angeles Kings' history.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Goran Dragic scored 31 points and the Phoenix Suns beat the Lakers 114-108 Tuesday night, keeping Los Angeles winless with Kobe Bryant back in the lineup.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Shedding gridlock, key members of Congress reached a modest budget agreement Tuesday to restore about $63 billion in automatic spending cuts from programs ranging from parks to the Pentagon and eliminate the threat of another partial government shutdown early next year.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - An avalanche that was caught on video dragged a backcountry skier into a Utah ravine and buried her in snow, but the woman survived because she deployed a special air bag and other skiers were able to quickly dig her out, witnesses said Tuesday.
RENO, Nev. (AP) - Two adults and four children who were stranded in sub-zero temperatures in a Nevada mountain range for nearly 48 hours were found alive and well on Tuesday by search crews, authorities said.
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - Kaiser Permanente has warned 49,000 patients that a computer flash drive containing some of their private details has gone missing from the Anaheim Medical Center.
DETROIT (AP) - Mary Barra has spent the past three years as General Motors' product chief, making cars that drive better, last longer and look good in showrooms.
California water officials have released a draft of a $24.7 billion plan to restore the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta, in part by building two 30-mile underground tunnels to ensure stable water delivery to millions of Californians.
MIDLAND, Mich. (AP) - Where does Santa Claus learn to chortle "Ho, ho, ho!" and listen to the wishes of children all over the world?
JOHANNESBURG (AP) - President Barack Obama shook hands with Cuban President Raul Castro Tuesday at a memorial service for Nelson Mandela, a simple gesture that signaled possible thawing between the leaders of two Cold War foes.
This holiday season, Police, Sheriff and CHP will be out in force
BANGKOK (AP) - The head of Thailand's protest movement on Tuesday extended his extraordinary claims to holding power over government activities, issuing orders to officials over whom he has no legal or actual authority.
GENEVA (AP) - Armed conflicts killed at least 95,000 people and wounded hundreds of thousands more last year but few of them led to any punishment for war crimes because the laws are unclear, a Swiss-based think tank said Tuesday.
MOORPARK (AP) - Crews are dealing with an onslaught of Santa Ana Winds as they work to keep flames from a wildfire away from homes in Ventura County.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A power outage caused by a vehicle accident has caused traffic problems outside Los Angeles International Airport, but the airport itself continues to operate.