When Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger blue-penciled $133 million in mental-health services for special-education students, he threw their lives into chaos and likely put California in violation of federal special-education law.
At the Tuesday night Santa Clarita Planning Commission meeting, the commission members continued their assault on the residential community.
I am writing in response to Carl Anderson's letter to the editor titled "Ferry should resign" (Oct. 26). I agree with Mr. Anderson, but feel he did not go far enough.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Move over Nancy Pelosi, Henry Waxman and George Miller. Make way for Kevin McCarthy, Darrell Issa and Buck McKeon.
The Santa Clarita Valley Escrow Association will be holding its annual Installation Dinner and Holiday Party on Dec. 8 at 6 p.m. The event is at the Valencia Country Club.
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.
Plans to construct a $50 million highway overpass separating Commerce Center Drive and Highway 126 in Castaic moved forward this week, officials said Wednesday.
Growing up in the Santa Clarita Valley, Kelsey Taylor, 14, said she has never faced a truly dramatic experience.
A. Allbright Painting calls for nominations for its Paint It Forward 2010 giveaway. The deadline for entries is Thursday, Nov. 18.
On Saturday, Nov. 13, United Way of Greater Los Angeles hosted the fourth annual HomeWalk to end homelessness, a 5K walk commencing in Exposition Park, in downtown Los Angeles.
Alhambra and Cerritos have been named by the Los Angeles County Economic Development Corp. as the 2010 Most Business-Friendly Cities in Los Angeles County.
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Is anyone else wondering why our president does not wear a suit and tie? Why does he want to look like a good ol' boy?
Mayor Weste and City Council members:
Driving down Creekside Road in Valencia is very depressing. Creekside, along with many of our prized shopping centers, is suffering much to our dismay.
People waiting to get New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's last pound of flesh may have a long wait, and not for the obvious reason.
There was a lot to talk about when House Speaker John Boehner appeared before reporters recently for the first time since the holiday break. There are continuing fights over Obamacare. Immigration reform. Appropriations bills. The debt ceiling. The Democratic push for the president's "inequality agenda."
Police charged a boy with aggravated assault and related crimes on Saturday in connection with a shooting that wounded two students inside a Philadelphia high school gymnasium, but released a second boy from custody without charging him.
The Master's College men's and women's basketball team opened conference play with strong starts, while Mustang baseball swept Simpson University in the squad's season-opening series.
DENVER (AP) - Peyton Manning stuffed the football into his helmet and handed it to an equipment man for safekeeping.
SEATTLE (AP) - Russell Wilson threw a 35-yard touchdown pass on fourth down and Seattle's top-ranked defense forced two late turnovers, lifting the Seahawks into their second Super Bowl with a 23-17 victory over the San Francisco 49ers for the NFC championship Sunday.
WASHINGTON (AP) - A chief element of President Barack Obama's attempt to overhaul U.S. surveillance will not work, leaders of Congress' intelligence committees said Sunday, pushing back against the idea that the government should cede control of how Americans' phone records are stored.
MOSCOW (AP) - Russian President Vladimir Putin has offered new assurances to gay athletes and fans attending the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics next month. Yet he defended Russia's anti-gay law by equating gays with pedophiles and said Russia needs to "cleanse" itself of homosexuality if it wants to increase its birth rate.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Hundreds of bills that failed to pass the Legislature last year face an end-of-the-month deadline to gain initial support, including measures affecting gun owners, the oil industry and farm laborers.
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama's orders to change some U.S. surveillance practices put the burden on Congress to deal with a national security controversy that has alarmed Americans and outraged foreign allies. Yet he avoided major action on the practice of sweeping up billions of phone, email and text messages from across the globe.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The opening of Postal Service retail centers in dozens of Staples stores around the country is being met with threats of protests and boycotts by the agency's unions.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Researchers have decided to hand the city of Los Angeles a list of older concrete buildings, some of which may be prone to collapse during a strong earthquake.
The California Department of Transportation announced Friday it will be closing the two middle lanes of the freeway in both directions between Van Nuys Boulevard and State Route 118 to demolish the median.
A door-to-door effort launched this week in the case of a Tucson girl who disappeared from her bedroom more than 18 months ago has yielded some possible tips, police said Saturday
GLENDORA, Calif. (AP) - Hundreds of residents who fled a wildfire in the suburbs of Los Angeles returned home Saturday as red-flag warnings of extremely dangerous fire conditions expired, but officials say that bone-dry winter conditions remain a threat for the region.