WASHINGTON, D.C. - Earlier today, Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) presented U.S. Congressman Howard P. "Buck" McKeon (R-Calif.) with its Free Enterprise Legislator of the Year award.
Sulphur Springs School District board members will consider adopting the 2009-10 budget at 7:30 p.m. tonight. The board will meet at the district offices, 27000 Weyerhaeuser Way.
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:
The mid-point of the year is an appropriate time to review how the year is progressing in marketing.
With summer here, the threat from the eight-legged creatures is greater than ever. Click here
Bethlehem Lutheran Church hosts a meeting for potential foster parents from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Thursday at 27265 Luther Drive in Canyon Country.
When I was a kid waaaay back in the late 1920s and early '30s, when you were sick of all crazy things - you just went to your doctor.
One of former President George Bush's major goals was to bring American-style democracy to the Muslim world.
Three years ago we started a major transformation, improving service, security and attractions throughout Six Flags Magic Mountain. Our ongoing improvements means Six Flags Magic Mountain can continue to deliver the very best value in family entertainment - and more fun.
On Saturday, June 20, Oaksprings Landscaping and volunteers from Grace Baptist Church helped out with a Canyon Country homeowner's city code violations free of charge.
Beginning this summer paramedics looking to jump into the high demand field of nursing will be able to quickly make that transition through the new Paramedic-to-RN option at College of the Canyons.
The annual Piru Creek cleanup and picnic lunch/BBQ is Sunday, June 28 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., starting at Frenchman's Flat.
Single Mothers Outreach proudly announces the addition of two prominent community members to its Board of Directors -- Jay Thomas, president of Six Flags Magic Mountain & Hurricane Harbor; and Marc Emmer, president of Optimize Inc., a management-consulting firm located in Valencia.
"Of all the non-profits in Santa Clarita, I think Single Mothers Outreach has the most compelling mission," Emmer said. "At no fault of their own, many of the families we serve find themselves in severe circumstances and these moms and their kids need our help. Our community needs to get behind the organization."
Deputies from the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station respond to nearly 5,000 false alarms each year. These alarms require deputies to respond quickly, often to learn once they arrive that the alarm was activated in error and there was an apparent malfunction.
SACRAMENTO -- Speed-related collisions involving motorists in California resulting in injury or death are on the decline.
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.