Hello, Santa Clarita Valley! 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:
Regarding the new bicycle lanes on Decoro between Seco Canyon and McBean Parkway: Can anyone please tell me in what infinite wisdom our city engineers designed this atrocity?
Deputies were called to the area of The Old Road and Sierra Highway near a construction area for the expansion project of State Route 14 (the Antelope Valley freeway) early Wednesday morning.
A multi-location search warrant sweep targeting an active and aggressive Santa Clarita Valley-based gang was carried out by more than 150 law enforcement personnel this morning and resulted in eight arrests.
Rock band After Midnight Project (AMP) will continue their national tour tonight with a concert at the 91x Show in San Diego.
Castaic Lake Water Agency will hold a "Water Challenge" service learning scholarship open to all high school students in the Santa Clarita Valley for continuing education after graduation.
Improv comedy team "HOLLER!" takes the stage for a performance Thursday, Aug. 27 at 8 p.m. at the Repertory East Playhouse in Old Town Newhall.
We do not praise the people who work in our banks and they do a wonderful job to help us keep our finances in order.
Anyone that believes this death panel gibberish is lacking in areas of critical thinking and the ability to reason.
Whoever yells the loudest wins. In the early days of my voting career, life was very simple.
Conservatives, take heart.
Many companies today have two problems. The first is that they are not consistently generating enough qualified leads. Put another way, whatever is happening in marketing is not working as well as it needs to be.
The Cross Town Cowboys' debut CD "Save the West!" has made the final "Top Five" Western Music Association's ballot for "Best Western/Cowboy Swing" CD for 2009.
I must lavish kudos upon you and The Mighty Signal for sharing the musings of brilliant, local satirist Nancy Gauthier ("Thank You, Gary Horton," Aug. 4) with all of us.
VATICAN CITY (AP) - On the night of Oct. 11, 1962, Pope John XXIII did something so natural that it's astonishing it was so revolutionary at the time. He came to the window of the Vatican's Apostolic Palace and spoke to thousands of candle-bearing faithful below - not in the arcane, scripted words of pontiffs past but in those of a father and pastor looking out for his flock.
Driving Under the Influence / Driver's License (DUI/CDL) Checkpoints are conducted by deputies with the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department on a regular basis.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Jodie Foster is a married woman.
LATHROP, Calif. (AP) - Electric car maker Tesla Motors is expanding its footprint in California.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Supreme Court on Wednesday rejected a plea to make it easier for victims of child pornography to collect money from people who view their images online, throwing out a nearly $3.4 million judgment in favor of a woman whose childhood rape has been widely seen on the Internet. Two dissenting justices said Congress should change the law to benefit victims.
SACRAMENTO (AP) - State senators were scheduled to receive a refresher course in ethics on Wednesday, the fallout from a series of legal cases involving Democratic lawmakers this year.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The mother of a 17-year-old honors student who was among 10 people killed in a fiery Northern California bus crash sued FedEx on Tuesday, alleging that its trucks have a history of catching fire.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Smokers are increasingly turning to battery-powered electronic cigarettes to get their nicotine fix. They're about to find out what federal regulators have to say about the popular devices.
Religious folks are familiar with the biblical story of Esau selling his birthright to Jacob for a "mess of potage."
When it comes to buying or renting a home, bias too often still appears in all shapes and sizes - because of religion, age, race, sexual orientation, a handicap, a partner from a different race, a different nationality, or simply the presence of kids.
Aristotle, the ancient philosopher, is right on the money when he considers the nature of racism. A person's skin color is nothing but an accidental occurrence.
Realtors gathered last week to ask federal, state, county and local officials and a transportation consultant, to review a number of issues affecting local residents and the community, said a spokesman for the Santa Clarita Valley
In January of this year, I was invited to be a part of a trade delegation visiting Shenzhen, a city in China. The trip was being organized by a gentleman who had worked at the county's economic trade council and had now moved on to greener pastures.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Patrick Marleau scored on a backhand 6:20 into overtime, and the San Jose Sharks moved to the brink of the second round with a 4-3 victory over the Los Angeles Kings on Tuesday night to take a 3-0 first-round series lead.
The Hart swim team wasn't wasting any time in moving on from last week's disappointing finishes against Valencia.