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Laurene Weste: Budget includes more than $50M in projects

The city of Santa Clarita's 2010-11 budget includes more than $50 million in capital projects and a whopping $36.5 million in grant funding. The new, balanced budget adopted on-time by the Santa Clarita City Council, includes a 15-percent reserve fund totaling more than $10 million.

July 24, 2010 | Signal Staff | Local Columns


Brushfires off I-5, Highway 14 disrupt Friday commute

UPDATE, 4:20 p.m.:

July 23, 2010 | By Signal Staff | Santa Clarita Valley News


Reader Meter results, July 10 - July 23, 2010

Here are the results of The-Signal.com's latest Reader Meter poll.

July 23, 2010 | By Signal Staff | Reader Polls


That's classified

July 23, 2010 | By Mike Keefe The Denver Post | Editorial Cartoons


UPDATED: EARTHQUAKE RELIEF 411

The charities and aid-based organizations listed below are accepting donations on behalf of those who were affected by the devastating earthquakes in Haiti on Jan. 12 and Chile on Feb. 27. Donors should indicate which country their donations are for.

July 23, 2010 | By Signal Staff | Santa Clarita Valley News


Romero Canyon site chosen for future Castaic high school

The governing board of the William S. Hart Union High School District has selected a site in the Romero Canyon area of Castaic for a future high school to serve the Castaic area, and has directed staff to begin the initial study of the California Environmental Quality Assessment (CEQA) analysis immediately.

July 23, 2010 | Source: William S. Hart Union School District | SCV Raw


UCLA extension to offer fitness instruction at College of the Canyons

Beginning in fall 2010, College of the Canyons will partner with UCLA Extension to offer a certificate program in Fitness Instruction at the Dr. Dianne G. Van Hook University Center.

Blending theory and practice, UCLA Extension's one-year Fitness Instruction program will provide students with the body of knowledge needed to excel in the field of fitness instruction. The program is ideal for personal trainers and coaches who want to achieve elite status in their profession, as well as fitness enthusiasts and professionals looking to change careers.

July 23, 2010 | Source: College of the Canyons | Santa Clarita Valley News


China talks of bid for World Cup in 2026

Dubai, United Arab Emirates (AP) - China's Football Association has signaled it may bid for the World Cup in 2026, raising speculation that such a move could undermine the hopes of Japan, South Korea, Qatar and even Australia, which are in the running to host the 2022 tournament.

July 23, 2010 | By Michael Casey AP Sports Writer | SCV Pro Tracker


'Annie' at the PAC

Just as the Little Orphan Annie comic strip is being taken out of print, the Santa Clarita Regional Theatre will bring the musical "Annie," based on the comic, to the Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center at College of the Canyons. The show opens tomorrow night, July 24, and continues through Aug. 15.

July 23, 2010 | Signal Staff | Food and Fun


Review: 'Salt'

"Salt" is, quite literally, a shaggy dog story.

July 23, 2010 | By Christy Lemire AP Movie Critic | Movies


Two Women on Wine: Understanding the language of wine

Let's say you're in your favorite wine store looking for a bottle of wine to enjoy that evening. You know you like Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon, but this time you'd like to try something new and different. You think maybe you should try a Petite Sirah, but not sure you'll like it. You then consider a Grenache, having heard a lot about that particular grape, but uncertainty gets the better of you.

July 23, 2010 | By Lil Lepore and Shari Frazier Two Women on Wine | Food and Fun


Future of Sports in the SCV: Schools unlikely to sanction lacrosse

Lacrosse is growing in popularity throughout the country and in Southern California, but there would need to be a considerable shift for local high schools to add the sport as a CIF-sanctioned program in the near future.

July 23, 2010 | By Jeremy Balan Signal Staff Writer | SCV Prep Sports


Attorney: Galvan needs help, not prison

A 23-year-old former Santa Clarita City Council candidate accused of pretending to be a policeman and pulling over a driver who cut him off needs psychological help, not prison time, his attorney said Thursday.

July 23, 2010 | By Jonathan Randles Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Louise Elerding: How to stay civil in the summertime

Since manners don't take a summer vacation, it's helpful to think about how we can manage through these warm months.

July 23, 2010 | Signal Staff | Rosemond on Parenting


Future of Sports in the SCV: New to the game

As it rises in popularity across the country, lacrosse has worked its way into communities across the nation, including the Santa Clarita Valley.

July 23, 2010 | By Jeremy Balan Signal Staff Writer | SCV Prep Sports


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Six Flags Magic Mountain announces Twisted Colossus

VALENCIA, Calif. - August 28, 2014 - Six Flags Magic Mountain, the "Thrill Capital of the World," and voted by USA TODAY readers as America's Best Theme Park, today unveiled plans for the highly anticipated, world-record-breaking hybrid coaster, Twisted Colossus, an unprecedented, awe-inspiring four-minute journey through nearly 5,000 feet of track and two lift hills.

August 28, 2014 | Source: Six Flags Magic Mountain | Santa Clarita Valley News


Steve Lunetta: How to deal with police per Earl

"I just don't get it!" Being on the receiving end of many of my Uncle Earl's tirades, I am now familiar with the lead-in to one of his standard diatribes.

August 28, 2014 | By Steve Lunetta Right about now | Columnists


Setting the record straight on some drought misinformation

The state's emergency drought regulations (watering-day restrictions and more) happened before local water agencies could adequately inform customers of which regulations apply to them.

August 28, 2014 | Maria Gutzeit Santa Clarita | Letters to the Editor


Foley killer identified, fears capture

British Intelligence has identified the killer of American journalist James Foley. Known as "Jihad John," the man who appeared on the video with Foley appeared to have a British accent, and after looking at voice prints of possible sympathizers a match was made.

August 28, 2014 | Dana L. Stern Sr. Canyon Country | Letters to the Editor


Kershaw gets 16th win for Dodgers

PHOENIX (AP) - Clayton Kershaw allowed only an unearned run in eight innings to become the first 16-game winner in the majors, and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 3-1 on Wednesday night.

August 27, 2014 | By The Associated Press | Pro Sports News


Trout hits 30th homer in Angels win

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - Mike Trout tied a career high with his 30th home run, Gordon Beckham homered for the first time with his new club, and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Miami Marlins 6-1 Wednesday night.

August 27, 2014 | By The Associated Press | Pro Sports News


USC's Shaw admits his story was a lie

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Southern California cornerback Josh Shaw confessed that he lied to school officials about how he sprained his ankles last weekend, retracting his story about jumping off a balcony to save his drowning nephew.

August 27, 2014 | By The Associated Press | SCV College Sports


Walk-on coach at West Ranch arrested on DUI charge

A 45-year-old "walk-on" soccer coach at West Ranch High School was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence, Hart district officials confirmed Wednesday.

August 27, 2014 | By Hector Gonzalez Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


SCV deputies seek help in identifying woman

On August 17, 2014, deputies assigned to the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station responded to a residence located within the unincorporated area of Santa Clarita (Westridge / Valencia). The victim reported she was contacted by her credit card company regarding a suspicious transaction. Deputies began the investigation and contacted station detectives.

August 27, 2014 | Source: Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station | Santa Clarita Valley News


Cowabunga! Storm sends big waves to California

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (AP) - Thundering surf spawned by a Pacific hurricane pounded the Southern California coast Wednesday, causing minor flooding in a low-lying beach town while drawing daredevil surfers and body-boarders into churning, 20-foot waves as crowds of spectators lined the shore.

August 27, 2014 | Associated Press | Signal AP


COC student takes home $7,500 Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship Award

College of the Canyons graduate Jessie Warme has been named a recipient of the 2014 Phi Theta Kappa Hites Transfer Scholarship, joining a select group of just 10 community college students from across the nation to receive this prestigious award.

August 27, 2014 | Source: College of the Canyons | Santa Clarita Valley News


Arrests: Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station, Aug. 27, 2014

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August 27, 2014 | Source: Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department | Crime Reports


Donors give nearly $700K after police shooting

ST. LOUIS (AP) - Donors have given nearly $700,000 to online fundraising sites set up to collect money for the family of a black 18-year-old and the white police officer who fatally shot him in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson.

August 27, 2014 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


Governor, lawmakers agree on Hollywood tax credit

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - California lawmakers and Gov. Jerry Brown say they have reached a deal that would offer $330 million a year in tax credits for Hollywood film productions over five years.

August 27, 2014 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


Boy hurt in California quake: 'I should be dead'

DAVIS, Calif. (AP) - Thirteen-year-old Nicholas Dillon's screams could be heard throughout his pitch black house when the earth shook and the falling bricks hit him. His mother, who later called it the worst night of her life, couldn't get to him.

August 27, 2014 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


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