Tonight, Friday, July 2 at the Lexus of Valencia Jazz & Blues Concert Series, a special tribute will take place to honor our military and specifically, the most recent local fallen soldiers from our community: Jake Suter and Ian Gelig.
Tony Newhall (second from right) presents a $50,000 grant check to COC Chancellor Dr. Dianne G. Van Hook (second from left), COC Foundation President Jill Mellady (far left) and Murray Wood (far right), the Foundation's chief development officer.
More than 11,000 marijuana plants with an estimated street value of $22 million were found in Angeles National Forest near Santa Clarita on Thursday, officials said.
Sheriff's deputies arrested a Canyon Country man Thursday night after finding $50,000-worth of narcotics in his home, culminating a six-month investigation led by Detective John Skikas, officials said.
The city of Santa Clarita is inviting residents to add their names to an interest list for the next round of home loans through the FirstHOME Program.
For most of human history, the life of children was tough, an almost daily stream of sharp elbows, bullies, getting knocked down, getting smacked and hearing harsh words from overworked parents.
In just a short time, West Ranch has become competitive in nearly every sport.
A microcosm of what is occurring in national politics could be seen by observing the June 22 Santa Clarita City Council meeting. I refer to the "yes" vote for a large increase in the (non-political action committee) campaign donations to a $1,000 cap for our local political candidates.
Why should we have to pay outrageously expensive sewer bills for a treatment facility that really shouldn't be our responsibility in the first place? Since a high percentage of the salt is introduced by users upstream from us, shouldn't they also be made to pay their fare share?
According to a 2007 statistic, about 37 percent of U.S. households owned a dog. More specifically, that is about 43,021,000 households in the United States that owned an average of 1.7 dogs. With so many dogs residing in the U.S., dog attacks are not uncommon. But what happens when a dog attacks and bites a person? How does the law treat dog-bite cases?
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.
"It would be great to get a shot of you by a pool or in the pool." This request in a recent e-mail I received from the assistant features editor at The Signal newspaper when we were discussing this article made me think: "Who me?! When you say in the pool - you mean in a bathing suit?! Huh?! No way!"
The challenges and pace of our modern lives create a habit of continually engaging with the outer world while we neglect - or even ignore our inner world.
WASHINGTON, D.C.-U.S. Rep. Howard P. "Buck" McKeon (R- Calif.). The Ranking Member of the House Armed Services Committee, today released the following statement praising the Senate's swift confirmation General David Petraeus as the new commander of U.S. and international troops in Afghanistan:
Come out tonight, July 1, between 4 p.m. and 8 p.m. and support the Art Walk on Main Street.
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.
The men's and women's soccer teams of The Master's College prepare for a busy week of home matches, while Mustang women's volleyball takes a breather after competing at the 2014 Asics/Wyndham Labor Day Classic in Irvine. Meanwhile, TMC men's and women's cross country teams gear up to start their season next weekend at the UC Irvine Invitational.
As the summer days of waking up just before noon yield to pre-sunrise first period classes, so comes chronic sleep deprivation among American teens.
Junk food is not only unhealthy and addictive, but it appears to stifle any willingness to try new foods, according to a study led by the University of New South Wales Australia.