Santa Clarita single parents are invited to enjoy a cup of tea, meet other single parents and learn more about what's happening this fall at Single Mothers Outreach on Saturday, Aug. 15 from 2 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. at Desert Streams Church. Registration is required.
The American Musical and Dramatic Academy in New York City and Los Angeles is pleased to announce that Pilar Penaranda has been accepted for the 2010 school year. Admission to AMDA is extremely competitive; our students come from all over the globe and are selected from auditions held in 35 cities throughout the United States, Canada, Mexico, and England. The full-time enrollment at the two AMDA locations is 1,000 students. AMDA was founded in 1964 as a premiere performing arts conservatory.
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See "Related Content" for links to articles in The Signal about Marine Pfc. Jake William Suter, 18, of Stevenson Ranch, Calif., who died on May 29, 2010 in Afghanistan.
The Santa Clarita Valley Zonta Club and Soroptimists have scheduled a special training for volunteers to stand with and support local victims of domestic violence in court.
What recession? When it comes to home appliances, the nifty new features, great deals and government rebates available just might have you out a-spending. But, if you do shop for appliances, make sure you get them with a shiny stainless steel finish. You don't only want to keep up with the latest innovations, you also want your guests to know you do at a glance!
With fast, reliable service, Santa Clarita Transit can take you just about anywhere you want to go. Passengers can travel with ease throughout the Santa Clarita Valley and to other neighboring cities, including Woodland Hills, downtown Los Angeles, Westwood and North Hollywood.
When shopping for a vehicle, the number of choices can be overwhelming, including the selection of models and features, whether to buy new or used and whether to buy or lease.
In a market like the Santa Clarita Valley, high school sports are the undisputed king as far public interest is concerned.
Gary Horton's opinion column "Don't fall for fabricated horn stories" (July 28) claims that ignorance and bigotry persist in America; he is certainly correct. However, he missed some important facts when he used Shirley Sherrod's video speech to the NAACP.
I assume I receive a different version of The Signal than Carole Lutness ("Public libraries should stay public," July 26). I re-read my version regarding the city of Santa Clarita's setting up a committee to look into taking over the local libraries, which are a cash cow for the county (using our tax dollars to support libraries in other areas in Los Angeles County where revenues are less).
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.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - California state officials are warning that consumers should avoid eating recreationally harvested shellfish from Monterey and inner Tomales Bays because of toxins present in the organisms.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A suspected drunken driver was fatally shot by police after an hour-long chase involving Los Angeles police, sheriff's deputies and the California Highway Patrol.
SAN DIEGO (AP) - For San Diego's regional water agency, its largest supplier is also its biggest adversary.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - State and federal officials are considering whether to provide students at the University of California, Santa Barbara, with an unlicensed vaccine to prevent further spread of a bacterial meningitis outbreak on campus, a newspaper reported Saturday.
"Do you mind if I call you mother?" read the letter to Sandy Dierckman. The writer's mother had passed away. After receiving Sandy's package for his daughter last year through Operation Christmas Child, he looked to her as a surrogate.
Over the next few weeks churches in the valley will celebrate Christmas in different ways. For some that may include the angelic sounds of choirs, a retelling of the Christmas story. But for one church, a unique Christmas event will feature centurions, a recreation of Bethlehem marketplace and a fun trip back to ancient times.
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) - A Colorado high school student with an apparent grudge against a teacher wounded a classmate with a shotgun before killing himself, chilling a state that's still trying to make sense of mass shootings at Columbine High School and an Aurora movie theater.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Nobody hit the $425 million jackpot in the Mega Millions lottery game Friday night, pushing the prize even higher for next week's drawing.
A memorial is scheduled Saturday to celebrate the life of Deputy Devin Joel Freeman, a much-beloved school resource officer who died in November after a six-year battle with cancer.
Monday marks the first day candidates for Santa Clarita City Council can file paperwork with the city to make their candidacies official.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Three games into his comeback from injury, Kobe Bryant remains a work in progress for the Los Angeles Lakers.
Two teams coming off vastly different 2012-13 campaigns met in an early season tilt Friday night in the quarterfinals of the Ralph Brandt Boys Soccer tournament at Burroughs High School.
SANTA CLARITA - Tis the season - election season, that is.
It was a collaborative effort when staff from Fair Oaks Ranch Community School arranged a surprise family reunion for the school's principal and her son, who was away in Afghanistan for one year.
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) - A Kansas man who prosecutors say sympathized with violent terrorists was arrested Friday as part of an FBI sting after he drove a vehicle loaded with what he thought were explosives to a Wichita airport.