The city of Santa Clarita continues its commitment to keeping residents healthy with the re-launch of HealthySantaClarita.com.
WASHINGTON - The Department of Commerce's National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) today announced a $7.25 million Recovery Act investment to bridge the technological divide and increase economic opportunities in vulnerable and low-income communities in Los Angeles, the Central Valley, Orange County, San Diego, and the Inland Empire in California.
Today, AT&T and AeroScout, announced that Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital contracted with AT&T for the deployment of AeroScout's Wi-Fi RFID Asset Tracking and Temperature Monitoring solutions.
Nearly two years have passed since the California Supreme Court first ruled on the legality of same sex marriages.
WASHINGTON, D.C - Rep. Howard P. "Buck" McKeon (CA-25) today announced the retirement of long-time District Director, Lew Stults, and the hiring of Andre Hollings as Field Representative in the Palmdale district office.
INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) - Cleveland Cavaliers center Shaquille O'Neal had surgery on his injured right thumb Monday and seems likely to miss the rest of the regular season.
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) - They were the resilient Winter Games - beginning in shock, ending in euphoria.
An oil spill from a semi-truck blocked the truck lane on the southbound Interstate 5 a little after 6:30 p.m. Sunday, according to the California Highway Patrol traffic incident Web site.
The county's version of the One Valley, One Vision master plan for the Santa Clarita Valley has been put on hold for seven more months.
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:
Today is Monday, March 1, the 60th day of 2010. There are 305 days left in the year.
Regarding Gary Horton's recent opinion piece "They got between me and my doctor" (The Signal, Feb. 17), I feel obliged to respond.
Once upon a time in the land of Nutsnfruits, lived the very wise and good King Arnold. The people loved King Arnold and the king loved them. Well, they used to until he knuckled under to the ogre and troll union a few years ago and gave away the goose that lays the golden (state) egg.
He's a mender of hearts, a soother of souls, a book author and a unique musician-physician whose message-laden tunes strive to end youth violence and drug use.
Elijah Canty, longtime Val Verde resident and one of the 13 members of the Val Verde Advisory Council who helped to establish the Val Verde Health Center, turned 99 on Feb. 20.
Richard Kratz raised a great question in his letter yesterday ("Kellar damaging city's image," The Signal, Feb. 17) commenting on how Bob Kellar is "damaging the city's image" with his stance on illegal immigration.
When you think of California do words like innovative, leading-edge and trendy come to mind? A place where new ideas first take root before they become woven into the very fabric of the national culture and industrial base before becoming recognized around the world as being uniquely "American". If so, you may be surprised to learn that in one area, the critical business process of selecting and hiring new employees, California is lagging behind the rest of the country.
Energizer Bunnies keep going and going and going – and for a time, it looked like Buck McKeon would be equally perpetual in motion to those furry little drumbeaters. The man is after all, 75, and still beating war drums while running circles around most of us. Yet now it seems that both Buck the man, and his underlying message of perpetual militarism may be running down, with time well deserved for some R and R away from the military industrial complex.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - It's been so much fun winning their past seven games, the Columbus Blue Jackets don't want to quit now.
The Hart Indians boys basketball team is tough to beat.
Works of beloved comedian Charley Chase and Betty Compson lead the way with these older films and TV movies now on DVD for the first time. (Available online at warnerarchive.com)
SALT LAKE CITY - When son Lucas Irwin couldn't come home during summer break from college, Susan and Jeff Irwin were disappointed but understanding. But they didn't know it was all part of Irwin's plan to give them an unforgettable Christmas present revealing his 130-pound weight loss.
Recent graduates may not be ready for the workforce for a reason increasingly common in the 21st century: soft skills, or the lack thereof. According to USA Today, businesses say potential employees "lack the proper business skills and other professional abilities that will help make them good employees."
A Saugus woman has turned herself in concerning a hit and run that happened more than a year and a half ago.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Three men have been charged in federal court with illegally setting a campfire that erupted into a wildfire and burned five homes in the Southern California mountains.
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - Gov. Chris Christie sought to turn back the clock as he was sworn into a second term Tuesday, saying voters gave him a mandate in November to "stay the course" and put aside partisan differences, even as Democrats ramped up an investigation into whether his administration abused its power.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Officials with California's health insurance exchange Tuesday said about 625,000 people have signed up for an individual or family policy under the federal health care reforms, but enrollments for Latinos and younger people continue to lag expectations.
More than 72,000 users on Instagram follow one of the latest Internet trends, full of participants who, for the most part, have been able to remain anonymous. "Tips for Jesus" is a campaign that gives generous amounts of money to waiters and waitresses across the country, and on Tuesday night it struck again in San Fransisco.
A new survey by the Pew Research Center shows that e-reading is on the rise as more people buy e-reader devices.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Bobby Shriver, the former Santa Monica mayor and the nephew of President John F. Kennedy, has entered the race for Los Angeles County supervisor.
In a move that has long been rumored and expected, former state Sen. Tony Strickland today officially announced his intention to run and represent the Santa Clarita Valley in Congress.