The city of Santa Clarita and the Emergency Network of Los Angeles will conduct a free half-day disaster plan training for faith-based and non-profit organizations.
Now that students across the William. S. Hart Union High School District have had time to get used to the idea of going back to school, it's time for their parents to share the back-to-school experience.
Four weeks ago today, we lost a great man.
Starting Monday, California State University, Northridge will offer a new online course on public policy.
Val Verde Park is hosting its final summer concert from 5:30-8:30 p.m. on Sept. 4. The free concert will feature "Le Rue Sounds," a musical group that plays R&B, funk and classic rock music. Participants are encouraged to bring their own chairs and blankets. Val Verde Park is located at 30300 W. Arlington Road. For more information, call (661) 257-4014.
Santa Clarita Valley residents can now watch live webcam images of the construction of the new downtown Newhall Library and the second phase of the new streetscape on Main Street. The live stream is available at SantaClaritaLibrary.com/webcam.asp.
An 18-year-old woman from Hemet was released from custody Thursday after deputies found brass knuckles, a butterfly knife and marijuana in her purse, and arrested her earlier this week.
A 35-year-old man was arrested in Canyon Country this week after allegedly attempting to take money from somebody else's bank account.
A 30 year-old Valencia man was arrested Wednesday after witnesses reported he was touching himself inappropriately at Valencia Central Valley Park.
The Outwest Western Boutique and Cultural Center is hosting a Western music concert at 7 p.m. on Aug. 28. The concert will include the Red River West trio, Buck Corbett and David Ferguson. Reservations and a $15 donation to benefit the performers are required. The event will include free refreshments. For more information, call (661) 255-7087. The Outwest Western Boutique and Cultural Center is located at 24265 Main St. in Newhall.
Just because a toast is usually shorter than a regular speech does not mean it won't bring up those frightening feelings of public speaking - fear, nervousness and next-to-death panic. Being on the receiving end of a toast can bring up some self-conscious feelings, too.
This week's spotlight in the SCV highlights wolves, crashes and late-night dining at a truck stop in Castaic.
This week, we bring you the second and final part of our review of some of the major Supreme Court rulings from the past term, picking up at the Second Amendment.
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.
I might sound incredibly naive, but every day, and as long as we listen to or watch news, read the newspapers and watch the president's speeches, we hear or read how one or more groups of workers' jobs are in jeopardy. And President Barack Obama's solutions always include job and/or pay cutbacks for every segment of the population - except for the politicians.
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.
SAN DIEGO (AP) - Hyun-Jin Ryu's stint on the disabled list was nothing more than a speed bump.
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - While the Los Angeles Angels buzzed around their clubhouse preparing for their fantasy football draft, the Oakland Athletics had their own doors locked for a grim team meeting.