Public and leading area nonprofit organizations convened at the Power Woman Business Center last Wednesday to attend an event presented by Wells Fargo and Los Angeles Metro Region Community Development Group, to discuss home ownership and reverse mortgage opportunities.
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.
The following is a collection of essays fifth-grade students at Live Oak Elementary school, sharing what they did over their summer vacation.
As today's temperatures were forecast to reach 108 degrees - and stay about that high throughout the week - officials encouraged Santa Clarita Valley residents to stay indoors, drink plenty of fluids and check up on elderly relatives and neighbors.
The 15th Annual Downed Officers Support Ride, an event cosponsored by the city of Santa Clarita and other local businesses, took place Sunday, Aug. 22.
Firefighters responded to a reported fire in an electrical room adjacent to the William S. Hart High School auditorium at approximately 2:15 p.m. today.
Val Verde Park's "Summer Concert in the Park" series is slowly coming to end, with a final concert on Sept. 4 from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
The William S. Hart High School Band has teamed up with All Green Electronics Recycling to host the Electronics Recycling Collection Event from on Saturday, Sept. 18 at Hart High School - located at 24825 Newhall Ave, Santa Clarita 91321 - from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
A special 9/11 tribute will be held at the Castaic Sports Complex on Saturday, Sept. 11.
Starting Sept. 15, CCAC monthly meetings will move to the Mint Canyon Moose Lodge, Family Center 2173, 18000 Sierra Highway, Canyon Country 91351.
The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department is now using Nixle® to send free geographically specific e-mails and text messages directly to the public.
A doctor sums up the illness that hit 19 members of a northwest Oregon high school football team as "very weird." They all suffered muscle damage after a preseason camp.
CrossFit SCV will be holding a "Hero Workout" to benefit Arnaldo "Arnie" Quinones, a Los Angeles County firefighter who died fighting last year's Station Fire.
An age-old question that has always faced civilized society is this: Is it better to follow the law or do the right thing? Sometimes, a law can directly contradict a course of action that is "right" or "good."
Autism spectrum disorder is surely prevalent in the United States. In fact, about one in 68 kids have autism in the country, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported.
Debt comes in many shapes and sizes. Some types are more easily justified than others. Some are planned and others are a result of giving in to an impulse. One thing is for sure, though. Debt is the enemy. Of course, it wasn't always that way. In the beginning, debt acts like it's a friend, allowing you to buy that extra outfit or a television with just a swipe of a card, or that much-needed SUV down at the car dealership; or a solid education. It isn't difficult to get into debt, but once you want out ...
The days of losing your hotel room key and waiting in a long line to check-out and pay your bill might be over. Hilton Worldwide announced yesterday that they'll be revolutionizing the way its hotel system works in the near future, making your stay much more compatable with your smartphone.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. unemployment rate has plunged since the start of last year to a five-year low of 6.1 percent. And the July jobs report being released Friday will likely show a sixth straight month of healthy 200,000-plus gains.
#SCV Sheriff's "National Night Out" Against Crime 2014. COME JOIN US.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Rushing toward the exits, Congress on Thursday scrambled to wrap up legislation addressing the problem-plagued Veterans Affairs Department and a looming shortfall in highway money. House Republicans sought to win over reluctant, tea party conservatives on a border security bill.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Hundreds of cars submerged below murky water. A landmark basketball court, newly refurbished, showing signs of buckling. Soaked and stained carpets. An athletic track coated in mud.
DAKAR, Senegal (AP) - The deadliest recorded Ebola outbreak surpassed 700 deaths across West Africa on Thursday as the World Health Organization announced dozens of new deaths reported in the last several days.
ROZSYPNE, Ukraine (AP) - As fighting raged in eastern Ukraine, an international team of investigators on Thursday reached the crash site of the Malaysia Airline Flight 17 and got a first look at where it was brought down by a missile two weeks ago.
I don't usually write consecutive columns about the same topic, but this situation seems to be careening out of control and our government seems impotent to stop it.
Editor's note: About 50 percent of the water consumed in the Santa Clarita Valley comes from underground water sources.
The relatively small country of Italy (compared to the USA) has managed to take in more than 70,000 illegal immigrants (refugees) fleeing poverty, war and oppression in Northern Africa.
BALTIMORE (AP) - There isn't much of a disparity between how Garrett Richards has pitched recently compared to when he won seven straight starts.
A public hearing is scheduled for 6 p.m. Thursday night at the Castaic Sports Complex to discuss the Chiquita Canyon Landfill expansion that would double the daily disposal tonnage at the site from 6,000 to 12,000 tons and expand the landfill itself by some 143 acres.
Since its program started just over two years ago, Eternal Valley Memorial Park & Mortuary, with the support of Newhall and surrounding communities, has collected more than 500 cell phones and accessories that provided more than 31,000 minutes of call time to U.S. service men and women.