The Castaic Lake Water Agency continues to believe that the Bay Delta Conservation Plan remains an important opportunity to achieve the state's dual goals of Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta ecosystem restoration and improved water supply reliability.
Last Saturday, I attempted to donate many hardcover and paperback books to the Valencia Library. I was startled, to say the least, when I was told they are not accepting donations because they do not have enough room.
I seem to remember somewhere back in school that a newspaper article should include: who, what, where and when.
As College of the Canyons Chancellor Dianne Van Hook noted at the groundbreaking of her library expansion project last month, "If you keep on doing what you've always done, you'll keep on getting what you've always got."
As we enter into the season, the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station would like to remind all residents to celebrate responsibly and keep safety and the law in mind.
The city of Santa Clarita Transit has been chosen to receive a 2010 Best APWA Project of the Year award from the Southern California Chapter of the American Public Works Association (APWA). The APWA award recognizes public agencies for their outstanding projects and programs.
We are now in that brief time between holiday celebrations. What is often called the warm and fuzzy time when everyone is of good cheer, and thoughts are of family and friends.
It seems like stress is a fact of life for most of us. Many of us have had stress-reduction training before, or know some of the things we should do to help ourselves feel better. It just seems like we never have time, or just can't remember to apply them.
2Day in the SCV
The Hart district has received a $1 million federal stimulus grant that will allow the 23,000-student district to give teachers additional training and make sure kids are more prepared for college, officials said Tuesday.
The city of Santa Clarita invites community members to greet the Metrolink Holiday Toy Express as it makes its stop in Santa Clarita on Sunday, Dec. 5.
Valencia Valley Elementary School has received a $10,000 grant from The Henry Mayo Newhall Foundation, which will help pay for a new science lab. The school and its parent support groups are raising money for the lab, which will have equipment to give students hands-on experiences.
Hart High School's Dance Team will host the Hart of the Holidays Variety Show at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Hart High School auditorium.
With more people choosing a bicycle for transportation, the California Highway Patrol and Office of Traffic Safety are embarking on a month-long
HESPERIA (AP) - Interstate 15 is expected to remain closed northeast of Los Angeles for up to two days after a fire erupted where a bridge is being constructed.
NEW YORK (AP) - There were stunners, snoozers and bummers at the Met Gala, the former led by Sarah Jessica Parker, Karolina Kurkova and Sarah Silverman in stunning princess ball gowns and the latter led by, well, many.
PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) - Oscar Pistorius was accused of making a "sinister" comment to a friend of Reeva Steenkamp in the courtroom Tuesday after his murder trial was adjourned for the day. Pistorius denied the allegation.
DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) - Ukrainian troops tightened a security cordon around a major insurgent-held eastern city Tuesday, but pro-Russia militia acted with impunity elsewhere in the turbulent region bordering Russia, surrounding a major Interior Ministry base.
SAUSALITO (AP) - A marine mammal rescue group said Monday it's seeing a record number of stranded sea lions and seals along the Northern and central California coast - some of whom appear to have been sickened by toxins and others weaned by their mothers earlier than usual.
CHARLESTON, Mo. (AP) - Cornealious "Mike" Anderson spent 13 years free from prison due to a clerical error, then nearly a year behind bars when the mistake was caught. On Monday, he walked out of a southeast Missouri courtroom a free man again - this time with no need to look over his shoulder.
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) - Becky Domokos-Bays of Alexandria City Public Schools has served her students whole-grain pasta 20 times. Each time, she said, they rejected it.
I know there are quite a few people in the SCV who can remember back to the '40s, '50s and '60s during the big strikes that some of the big companies had - and how violent they were.
Editor's note: The following was copied to The Signal but sent to members of the Santa Clarita City Council.
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - When the Los Angeles Kings are on top of their formidable defensive game, they revel in the silence they can create in a frustrated road arena.
With a vast swath of the West primed for wildfires, federal foresters are preparing for the worst with a budget that might run dry and a fleet of air tankers that in some cases aren't ready for takeoff.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Two years in, schools are having mixed success putting new healthier school lunch rules in place.
Spencer Simons said he sends at least 30 texts an hour, checks Facebook at least 20 times a day, and sends or receives a Snapchat message as many as 40 times a day.
You experienced a nightmare of a day. You hope for a better day tomorrow, but you're not overly optimistic about it. When the alarm goes off, you expect the worst – today is will be a continuation of yesterday. You begin the day with a negative mindset, not allowing the day to unfold.