Arlington, VA -- U.S. high school students and their teachers are invited to compete for nearly $115,000 in prize money by participating in the Bill of Rights Institute's fifth annual "Being an American" essay contest.
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- In honor of Constitution Day, Friday, Sept. 17, Rep. Howard P. "Buck" McKeon's district office in Santa Clarita will make pocket Constitutions available to constituents of the 25th Congressional District.
LOS ANGELES - Often credited as being one of the all-time greatest guitarists and known amongst his peers as one of the all-time greatest collaborators, the ultimate Clapton collaboration took place earlier this year at the Crossroads Guitar Festival 2010 on June 26 at Chicago's Toyota Park.
An 18-year-old man from Canyon Country was arraigned in San Fernando Superior Court on Wednesday after he was arrested on suspicion of having sex with a minor earlier this week.
The Santa Clarita Valley Economic Development Corp. on Wednesday met its state application deadline to apply for a new, larger enterprise zone that would include the Valencia Commerce Center, Six Flags Magic Mountain and other high-employment areas.
The Small Business Development Center at College of the Canyons and the i3 Advanced Technology Incubator will host a free conference Health Insurance Solutions from 8 a.m. to noon Friday at the Dr. Dianne G. Van Hook University Center, Room 258, located on the College of the Canyons Valencia campus.
The formula has worked so far for Saugus football, so head coach Jason Bornn doesn't plan on changing it.
This week, the focus is internal.
Santa Clarita and Los Angeles County have been working together to update the Santa Clarita Valley's general plan.
Ann McFeatters, like all liberal columnists, wishes to find ways to blame Republicans for our national deficits because those nefarious fellows do not wish to increase taxes, even those on the wealthiest earners ("U.S. falls in global rating," Sept. 12).
Proposition 8 deserved to be negated for any number of reasons, least not being that anything "religious" should never influence any legal standing on a state or federal level.
Just two months ago, the William S. Hart Union High School District board generously bestowed seven years of health benefits upon the retiring superintendent. Fast forward to today and they are dropping five days from the school year to save money. Coincidence? At the time, district board President Paul Strickland said of the health-care package vote: "We thought that was the right thing to do because he's close to age 65."
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 first Mayor's Walk, which will be held as part of the city's annual marathon, is set for Sunday, Nov. 17.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Gio Gonzalez picked a good time to earn his first victory for Washington in the second half, coming against a talented Dodgers lineup the Nationals could see in the postseason.
We've talked a lot over the past few years about Hart graduate and professional softball player Jessica Shults.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti has used Labor Day to call for raising the city's minimum wage.
ATLANTA (AP) - On Labor Day, Cole Hamels and the Philadelphia bullpen spread the workload on a no-hitter.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The FBI said Monday it was addressing allegations that online accounts of several celebrities, including Oscar-winner Jennifer Lawrence, had been hacked, leading to the posting of their nude photographs online.
When you're homeless, you carry everything you have with you. That makes it tough to sleep or go into a store, much less look for a job. It's one of the everyday realities of living homeless that most people don't consider.
"Out of the Past" is upgraded to Blu-ray this week, as are more "Looney Tunes" shorts, and a number of fan-favorite titles mark their DVD debut. (Warner Archive titles are available at warnerarchive.com.)
Our kids are our world. We love them, and we can't imagine our lives without them (well, maybe we could for very short stretches on secluded, white sandy beaches...) But mostly, we are addicted to them in all their sweet stickiness. No matter what, we always want to remain within a snuggles reach of their cherubic-ness.
PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) - North Korea gave foreign media access on Monday to three detained Americans who said they have been able to contact their families and - watched by officials as they spoke - called for Washington to send a high-ranking representative to negotiate for their freedom.
PALMDALE (AP) - Los Angeles County sheriff's officials say a deputy has been injured in a rollover accident on the 14 Freeway near Palmdale.
ERIE, Colo. (AP) - All five people aboard a small plane that crashed near an airport north of Denver have died, a spokesman for the National Transportation Board said.
WASHINGTON (AP) - As states liberalize their marijuana laws, public officials and safety advocates worry that more drivers high on pot will lead to a big increase in traffic deaths. Researchers, though, are divided on the question.
MOSCOW (AP) - Pro-Russian rebels softened their demand for full independence Monday, saying they would respect Ukraine's sovereignty in exchange for autonomy - a shift that reflects Moscow's desire to strike a deal at a new round of peace talks.
THERMAL (AP) - A Southern California high school has retired a controversial Arab mascot.
SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) - Celebrity chef Todd English, who has opened restaurants around the country and written multiple cookbooks, was arrested Sunday on a charge of driving while intoxicated, authorities said.