The Sulphur Springs District Teachers Association's Executive Council has endorsed incumbents Shelley Weinstein and Denis DeFigueiredo to the Sulphur Springs District School board race Nov. 8, the association said Monday.
The Newhall Elementary Parent-Teacher Association held its inaugural Tri-A-Thon on Sept. 23, and students collected $10,000 worth of pledges for completing the three "R's" of reading, running and 'rithmetic.
Northlake Hills Elementary School broke the national record for the most pints of blood collected at an American Red Cross blood drive in September.
The Signal is again starting up its Zone for Kids essay page. The first essay question will be: "What costume will you be wearing for Halloween?" Send in your essays ASAP! Essay submissions should be between 50 and 200 words. Please include your full name, school and grade and drop essays off at The Signal's offices or send them by mail to: Kids Zone, 24000 Creekside Road, Santa Clarita, CA 91355. You can also email essays to Escape Editor Jim Walker at firstname.lastname@example.org. If you email, please include "Kids Zone" in the header. Essays will be published ...
I met with a client last week to review the findings of an assessment that my company performed on its human resources practices.
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Eternal Valley Memorial Park and Mortuary in Newhall is extending an open invitation to the community to join in its Day of the Dead Celebration on Sunday, Oct. 30.
Devon Marie Murth's future seemed to be unfolding on many fronts, but all of those prospects came to an end last weekend in a single-vehicle crash that claimed her life.
Hart High School's award-winning marching band and color guard, Hart Regiment, will host its 28th annual Hart Rampage Marching Band Field Show Tournament on Nov. 5 at College of the Canyons.
Explore the historic Antelope Valley Indian Museum as darkness falls outside during the first-ever "Night at the Indian Museum" fundraising event on October 14th and 28th from 6 pm - 9 pm.
Santa Clarita City Manager Ken Pulskamp spoke to seniors at the Fountain Glen community in Valencia on Thursday as part of The Signal's ongoing community outreach program.
I find it interesting how the media reported the new Bank of America ATM fee of $5 per month. Although I am against them doing this, I also recognize the true instigator of the charge.
It is a truly sad day when this writer must endorse the actions of Democratic Sen. Barbara Boxer. As most of you know, Babs has introduced a bill into the U.S. Senate, S. 759, which will effectively stop Cemex from building a mine in our pristine valley.
The Stevenson Ranch Homeowners Association has scheduled its next meeting for 5:45 p.m. Oct. 18 at the international House of Pancakes, 24737 Pico Canyon Road. The meeting is scheduled to last one hour. For more information, visit www.stevensonranch91381.com.
Some of the scariest words a parent can hear are, "Your child has cancer."
One weekend at the end of March, gathering inside the school gym, a group of students did something that they had never done before.
The fifteen 4th, 5th and 6th grade NAC representatives, Nutrition Advisory Council, at Peachland Elementary School eagerly applied, and were elected by classmates, to be part of the council at the beginning of the school year for a variety of reasons.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Adrian Gonzalez homered for the third straight game and Matt Kemp also went deep, leading Paul Maholm and the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 6-3 victory over the Colorado Rockies on Saturday night.
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) - Jonathan Quick made 30 saves to shut out San Jose for the fourth time in his career in the postseason and the Los Angeles Kings staved off elimination for a second straight game by beating the Sharks 3-0 on Saturday night in Game 5 of their first-round series.
From the start, this season was about two teams: West Ranch and Saugus.
NEW YORK (AP) - When Mike Trout homered on the seventh pitch of the afternoon, the Los Angeles Angels looked ready to mash the Yankees once more time.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - It seemed like a modest proposal, or so thought Bailey Loverin, a literature major at the University of California, Santa Barbara: What if professors were prodded to give students a written or oral heads-up before covering graphic material that could cause flashbacks in those who had been sexually assaulted, survived war or suffered other traumas?
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Anger, frustration and calls for action echoed around the NBA on Saturday after an audio recording surfaced of a man identified as Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling telling his girlfriend not to bring black people to games.
Inside the long-awaited package, six pages of government paperwork dryly affirmed Carol Tapanila's anxious request. But when Tapanila slipped the contents from the brown envelope, she saw there was something more.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - There were bowling pins, bathrobes, white Russians, and even The Dude himself.
ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (AP) - A documentary film production company has found buried in a New Mexico landfill hundreds of the Atari "E.T." game cartridges that some call the worst video game ever made.
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - Five NATO troops died in a British helicopter crash Saturday in southern Afghanistan, authorities said, the single deadliest day this year for foreign forces as they prepare to withdraw from the country.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - A teenager charged with stabbing a fellow high school student to death on the day of their junior prom is being held in a hospital under psychiatric evaluation and will likely remain there for two weeks, one of his attorneys said Saturday.
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - A prosecutor investigating the South Korean ferry sinking that left 302 people dead or missing says all 15 crew members involved in the ship's navigation are now in custody.