Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger's newly proposed budget for fiscal year 2010/11 completely ignores funding for California's domestic violence programs, directly impacting the residents of Santa Clarita.
The California Highway Patrol and Caltrans are preparing to shut down Interstate 5 near Castaic because of heavy snow that is sticking on the roadway.
The third powerful Pacific storm of the week is drenching the Santa Clarita Valley Wednesday, prompting mandatory evacuations of 39 homes in Acton by 1 p.m. and causing havoc on local roads and highways.
Free sandbags are available at all Los Angeles County Fire Stations located in Santa Clarita, with a limit of 25 bags per household.
John Bocobo of Fit Body Boot Camp, Santa Clarita, announces the Feb. 13 "Burn the Fat, Feed the Hungry" three hour boot camp aimed to raise money for the Santa Clarita Valley Emergency Winter Shelter and to promote fitness as part of a healthy lifestyle.
As part of a school outreach for the victims of the Haiti earthquake, Golden Oak Community School this week is collecting monetary donations for the American Red Cross.
On Wednesday, Jan. 13, city of Santa Clarita officials provided California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (Cal Fire) representatives with a demonstration of its tree inventory and Arbor Pro software.
State Senator Tom Harman, a Republican who represents most of Orange County, and candidate for the GOP nomination for California Attorney General will be the keynote speaker at the Jan. 28 meeting of the Santa Clarita Valley Republican Assembly.
Metrolink maintenance crews will perform repairs along Metrolink's Antelope Valley Line railroad tracks from Saturday, Jan. 30 at 6 p.m. to Sunday, Jan. 31 at 6 p.m.
Local nonprofit organizations have until Feb. 1 to submit nominations for the 2010 Women in Service Celebration sponsored by Zonta Club of SCV. The event honors outstanding women volunteers from throughout the community and is scheduled for March 20 at Robinson Ranch clubhouse.
Hart High School's dance team performing arts benefit showcase, known as "Hart of the Holidays," was held in December in Hart High's Auditorium. Members raised money and gathered donations for Help The Children, a local nonprofit organization.
I have sung in many different choirs before, but when I began participating in the Santa Clarita Master Chorale as a senior intern this past September, I discovered that a master chorale is something completely different.
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:
In 2008, the management of United Airlines made a decision to run a better airline. According to the Wall Street Journal, United opted to follow an industry leader and borrowed ideas from Continental Airlines, a company that formerly resided in the public opinion doghouse.
Saugus High School's production of the musical, "The Fantasticks," opens this week and stars Broadway veteran and Saugus senior Sara Niemietz as Luisa. Niemietz is a 17-year-old senior and professional actress/singer who starred in Carol Burnett's play "Hollywood Arms" and in Jason Robert Brown's recent musical "13" at the Mark Taper Forum in Los Angeles.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The head of the Senate Intelligence Committee said Tuesday the CIA improperly searched a stand-alone computer network established for Congress in its investigation of allegations of CIA abuse in a Bush-era detention and interrogation program. She said the CIA's own inspector general has referred the matter to the Justice Department.
This past week in Zone 7, the following Part-1 Crimes occurred:
TOKYO (AP) - Prime Minister Shinzo Abe pledged to boost rebuilding efforts as the country marked the third anniversary Tuesday of a devastating earthquake and tsunami that left nearly 19,000 people dead, destroyed coastal communities and triggered a nuclear crisis.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Democratic senators clocked an all-nighter, working in shifts into Tuesday morning to warn of devastation from climate change and the danger of inaction.
DENVER (AP) - Colorado made roughly $2 million in marijuana taxes in January, state revenue officials reported Monday in the world's first accounting of the recreational pot business.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - A federal judge in San Francisco stopped the destruction Monday of millions of telephone records collected by the National Security Agency more than five years ago.
CALGARY, Alberta (AP) - Martin Jones made a habit of winning big games at the Saddledome during his Western Hockey League career.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Blake Griffin scored 22 of his 37 points in the first quarter and made 14 of 16 shots before fouling out, and the Los Angeles Clippers beat the Phoenix Suns 112-105 on Monday night for their eighth straight victory.
A Signal reader's complaint about apparent Santa Clarita City Council campaign signs placed in the Newhall roundabout produced a bit of a mystery Monday: the candidate whose name is on the offending placards says he knows nothing about them.
It's so easy to love a lovable child. When she or he comes to you with open arms and says "I love you, Daddy", your heart melts. When this child does his chores without repeated urging, you can't help but love him. When she does her homework without you holding a metaphorical stick over her head, you can't help but love her. It's so easy to have loving, tender feelings toward a child who simply seems to do what obedient children do.
A recent study found women consume more social media than men, and this usage is occurring primarily on mobile devices.
For many of us, this time of year represents a little extra in our bank accounts from tax returns. It is a perfect time of year for identity thieves to strike. If you want to make he bad guy's job easier, here are some bad habits to keep up.
The College Board is once again redesigning the format and scoring of the SAT college-entrance exam.
A Los Angeles County Sheriff's Search and Rescue Team is searching for a 24-year-old man who went missing on the trails of Towsley Canyon earlier today.
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) - In an age when people assume that any bit of information is just a click away, the thought that a jetliner could simply disappear over the ocean for more than two days is staggering. But Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 is hardly the first reminder of how big the seas are, and of how agonizing it can be to try to find something lost in them.