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.
The eighth annual Festival of Trees will continue 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. today, and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday at 21119 Centre Pointe Parkway in Santa Clarita. The event features more than 40 decorated trees, as well as photos with Santa, a Children's Corner, food and entertainment. Admission is $6 for adults and $3 for children.
A 59-year-old bicyclist remained in serious condition Friday at Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital after he was struck by an SUV early this week, hospital officials said.
It's been a long time since fans of Canyon have celebrated a playoff victory.
The city of Santa Clarita invites the community to attend the grand-opening and ribbon-cutting ceremony for the completion of Phase II of the streetscape project in Old Town Newhall on Dec. 16 at 4 p.m. The celebration will take place on Main Street near Lyons Avenue.
LOS ANGELES -- With an unusually high number of rabid bats recorded in Los Angeles County so far this year, the Department of Public Health is reminding all residents to avoid touching any wild animals, especially bats.
The Santa Clarita Valley Senior Center will host a Thanksgiving dinner for local seniors on Thursday, Nov. 25 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Residents from the Santa Clarita Valley, Agua Dulce, Acton and Antelope Valley organized a charity event for the Darnell family for Saturday, Nov. 20, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Big Mouth Pizza in Agua Dulce.
The Yes I Can students at William S. Hart District high schools will throw a fundraiser at Mountasia Family Fun Center on Friday, Nov. 19, from 5 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Who is on your list of thank you cards? Mom, Dad, your co-worker, pastor or friend? What about a soldier?
It's the time of year for turkey, all of the trimmings, desserts and celebrating with loved ones and friends. In keeping with its mission of saving lives, the California Highway Patrol (CHP) is reminding motorists the Thanksgiving holiday is also a Maximum Enforcement Period (MEP).
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Real Life Church will host its annual community Thanksgiving feast on Tuesday, Nov. 23, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
NewLife Assembly of God will host a Thanksgiving dinner for the homeless and less fortunate on Saturday, Nov. 20, at 1 p.m.
Deputies from the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station will conduct a DUI and driver's license checkpoint Friday, Nov. 19, beginning at 6 p.m. and ending at 2 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 20.
This holiday season, Police, Sheriff and CHP will be out in force
BANGKOK (AP) - The head of Thailand's protest movement on Tuesday extended his extraordinary claims to holding power over government activities, issuing orders to officials over whom he has no legal or actual authority.
GENEVA (AP) - Armed conflicts killed at least 95,000 people and wounded hundreds of thousands more last year but few of them led to any punishment for war crimes because the laws are unclear, a Swiss-based think tank said Tuesday.
MOORPARK (AP) - Crews are dealing with an onslaught of Santa Ana Winds as they work to keep flames from a wildfire away from homes in Ventura County.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A power outage caused by a vehicle accident has caused traffic problems outside Los Angeles International Airport, but the airport itself continues to operate.
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) - Ukraine's embattled President Viktor Yanukovych on Tuesday promised that some demonstrators arrested in the massive protests sweeping the capital will be released, part of a bid to defuse a political stand-off that is threatening his leadership.
JOHANNESBURG (AP) - U.S. President Barack Obama exhorted the world Tuesday to embrace Nelson Mandela's universal message of peace and justice, electrifying tens of thousands of rain-lashed spectators and prompting a standing ovation by scores of heads of state in a South African stadium.
LONDON (AP) - American and British intelligence operations have been spying on gamers across the world, media outlets reported, saying that the world's most powerful espionage agencies sent undercover agents into virtual universes to monitor activity in online fantasy games such as "World of Warcraft."
There is no denying that Barack Obama has had a long and difficult row to hoe. On the night of his inauguration in 2009, 13 Republican House and Senate leaders, plus Newt Gingrich and spinmeister Frank Luntz, met secretly in Washington to coordinate tactics to destroy his presidency.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Lob City is undergoing renovations.
ANAHEIM (AP) - Corey Perry scored two goals and captain Ryan Getzlaf extended his point streak to 12 games in the Anaheim Ducks' 5-2 victory over the spiraling New York Islanders on Monday night.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A former official in the Los Angeles suburb of Bell has been convicted of corruption in a case that drove the blue-collar city to the brink of bankruptcy.
High winds buffeted the Santa Clarita Valley on Monday, toppling at least two trees and sending deputies scrambling to respond to residential burglar alarms in several neighborhoods.
SANTA CLARITA - Two robberies were reported in a six-hour period in Newhall late Sunday and early Monday, and investigators say they may be linked.
NEW YORK (AP) - Skier Bode Miller and a former flame agreed on Monday to share time with their infant son for the next four months, calming a court fight over him as Miller heads toward the Winter Olympics.