The arraignment for the man accused of trying to stab a teenager in Newhall this week was moved to later this month, Santa Clarita court officials said. Gildardo Villaruel, 19, of Newhall, will be arraigned on Oct. 22 at the Santa Clarita Courthouse.
With the stock market twisting and turning like a roller coaster these days, you might not have the stomach to hang on, especially if you are nearing retirement age.
I wish to compliment the Signal on its front page story, "Rumors unfounded" (Aug. 9), in which you factually and comprehensively debunk the distortions and alarmists' characterizations of segments of the health care reform bill, H.R. 3200.
WEST HILLS - The Canyon Cowboys headed to Chaminade, hoping to get their first win of the season.
But Chaminade would have none of it.
Hello, Santa Clarita Valley! 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:
What's happening at The Signal? Why the obscene cartoon by John Darkow Sept. 17?
In regards to "Conservatives can't sit out" (Letters to the Editor, The Signal, Sept. 26):
I'm lovin' the Picarella Family Report on Saturday's page 2 of The Signal. In tough economic times, it's nice to know that everyday family life still prevails.
U.S. coal-fired power plants generate more than 130 million tons of toxic coal ash annually and yet there are no specific federal regulations governing its disposal.
The health care debate continues, but as a physician who is familiar with this debate, I take issue with those who do not recognize symptoms our nation is having and the dire consequences we all face.
California is worse than on life support. When a patient is on life support, at least there may be a chance of hope someone is working to save them.
Bush wins the 2000 election by a hiccup and a hair and pure, undiluted corruption. Not a peep of protest from conservatives. Cost? Six thousand U.S. lives and $700 billion (Iraq and Afghanistan, 2002-08).
I am pleased and encouraged by the steadfastness of Los Angeles County District Attorney Steve Cooley and the move to have convicted child sex predator Roman Polanski extradited back to the United States.
I am concerned about the current life insurance for veterans of World War II. It is capped at $10,000, which will barely pay for the cost of a funeral nowadays.
Commissioning of church leader, ministry assistant
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Democrats in the Legislature want the state corrections budget to spend tens of millions of dollars more on mental health services as a way to improve treatment and increase rehabilitation options.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Repudiated at the polls, House Majority Leader Eric Cantor intends to resign his leadership post at the end of next month, officials said Wednesday, clearing the way for a potentially disruptive Republican shake-up just before midterm elections with control of Congress at stake.
NEW YORK (AP) - China's largest e-commerce company is making its first appearance in the U.S. with the debut of 11Main.com, an invite-only online marketplace that showcases small business retailers.
Taking care of a family can be overwhelming and frustrating, and I mean real frustrating. For example, the other day I left the family at home without my supervision for approximately three hours. I left the house clean, dinner in the crock pot and asked that my one-year-old son be put down at his normal bedtime. I returned to my home looking like a tornado hit it, the food from the crockpot sitting on the counter and my son running around barefoot outside, an hour past his bedtime. Yes, I was angry. In fact, I probably had steam coming out ...
The pain of the tax season is beginning to fade a little, but was that pain fair? A new survey by personal finance website WalletHub.com finds that many Americans think the tax code needs an injection of fairness - regardless of whether it hurts the economy.
WASHINGTON D.C. -- U.S. Forest Service Chief Tom Tidwell invites families to experience the benefits of nature by participating in the annual National Get Outdoors Day, Saturday (June 14). Also known as "GO Day," it is a "fee free" day in the Angeles National Forest.
VALENCIA, CA (June 11, 2014)- Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital's Cardiovascular Services has been granted a three-year term of accreditation in echocardiography in the areas of adult transthoracic by the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC).
WASHINGTON (AP) - Senate Republicans on Wednesday blocked legislation aimed at letting people refinance their student loans at lower rates, a pre-ordained outcome that gave Democrats a fresh election-year talking point against the GOP.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel told lawmakers Wednesday that last month's prisoner swap with the Taliban may have been the "last, best" chance to secure the release of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, the only U.S. soldier held captive in Afghanistan. He said mediators indicated time was slipping away to get Bergdahl out safely.
YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK (AP) - Park officials say a backpacker who narrowly avoided plunging to his death from a waterfall at Yosemite National Park was hoisted to safety by a helicopter rescue crew in an operation that was captured on video.
TROUTDALE, Ore. (AP) - A teen gunman armed with a rifle shot and killed a 14-year-old student Tuesday and injured a teacher before he likely killed himself at a high school in a quiet Columbia River town in Oregon, authorities said.
Dr. Seuss is among the most beloved in the pantheon of American writers. Ostensibly written for children, most of his stories also carry deeply meaningful lessons for those adults reading along with their kids.
It's a hot Tuesday afternoon at Mountainview Elementary School in Santa Clarita as more than 900 students dressed in various colors of white, tan, brown, and black file out onto the expansive grass field adjacent to the school.
College of the Canyons Women's Conference aimed to encourage women to enter non-traditional fields on Tuesday, but according to the keynote speaker women have a ways to go to attain equality.
Another store closure in the Santa Clarita Valley was announced on Tuesday.