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.
On Aug. 24, the Santa Clarita City Council is going to try to pull a fast one on Santa Clarita residents. They are waging a big PR campaign to convince us to withdraw from the Los Angeles County Library system, that gives us access to more than
The New You Women's Expo was created to enrich and empower all aspects of a woman's life, yet focusing on health, beauty, education, and business. Women have many roles - mothers, daughters, wives, working women, etc.- and tend to put others before the most important person....YOU!
LOS ANGELES COUNTY - To provide graffiti removal services in the zero-tolerance areas of Acton, Agua Dulce, Fair Oaks, Sand Canyon and Vasquez Rocks, the Board of Supervisors approved a one-year contract with Superior Property Services, Inc., according to Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich.
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Team in Training presents "Jam for a Cure," a concert featuring lymphoma survivor and American Idol contestant Alex Nester on Saturday, Aug. 14.
It's the last Sunday in July. The holidays will be here before we know it. Don't waste anymore time on summer "plans" - get out and do something! The end-of-summer countdown has commenced. Teachers are already stocking up on supplies and making classroom plans. School starts for most Santa Clarita Valley children Aug. 11-12.
Assistance League of Santa Clarita recently welcomed the board of directors for 2010–11. Outgoing President Jeannie Carpenter welcomed the new group and wished them success in all their endeavors over the next 12 months.
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Alexandria Quinn Evans and Justin Anthony Savala were joined in marriage January 9, 2010, at the Four Seasons' Oceanfront Terrace adjacent to La Pacifica Ballroom in Santa Barbara.
As a candidate for the Castaic Lake Water Agency board of directors, I am often asked by ratepayers why the water seems to be of such low quality. They cite taste, hardness and odor as major concerns.
A Palmdale man was booked for felony drunk driving and vehicular manslaughter with gross negligence after his vehicle slammed into a tree off Bouquet Canyon Road on Saturday morning, killing his female passenger, officials said Saturday.
The Zonta Club of the Santa Clarita Valley will host a free workshop to help Santa Clarita Valley women find balance between their responsibilities and their personal lives on Saturday, July 31, in the community room of Valencia Library.
Regarding "Sorry for the bad news" (June 5): In his letter, Paul Henry Sibek tells us, "The government made a $3 billion profit from selling Bank of America stock because of the success of the bailout."
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.