Going into Friday's game at West Ranch High, the Saugus baseball team knew that it could get into the CIF-Southern Section Division I playoffs the easy way or the hard way.
Looks like it will have to be the hard way.
Aniela Perry plays the cello during the KarmetiK Machine Orchestra's performance at the California Institute of the Arts on Thursday. Students studying music technology and technical direction combined music, visual arts and technology at the show.
It's safe to say the Valencia baseball team is beginning to find its playoff form.
After the Vikings stranded runners in scoring position early, Trey Williams' 10th home run of the season sparked a five-run third inning to break the game open in Valencia's 9-1 win over Canyon on Friday at Canyon High School.
With the warmer weather these days, you are probably venturing outside a bit more - and maybe even considering taking a dip in the pool. But if a winter's neglect has your pool appearing more comfortable for "Swamp Thing" than swimming, it's time for a little maintenance.
The Signal's editorial "Getting serious about the hospital" (May 9), chose the wrong "money quote" to highlight.
Regarding "Let's be a more Christian state" (The Signal, Feb. 24):
We veterans deserve nothing less than the high honor and appreciation of our courage and sacrifices in defense of life and liberty.
Two unlikely power lawyers have become an unlikely couple. Ted Olson and David Boies have united to be advocates in fighting Proposition 8 in California.
With housing prices down and mortgage rates relatively low, now may be the time to consider diversifying your investment portfolio with real estate. You may wish to buy your first home, a rental property, a vacation home to use and/or rent or even a future retirement home.
Jewish Food Festival
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.
By Michele E. Buttelman
Los Angeles-based Wildlife WayStation, a refuge for more than 400 native, wild and exotic animals, will host its annual biker ride on Sunday, May 16, in Glendale and Piru at 9 a.m.
The city of Santa Clarita Arts and Events Office (AEO) and the Santa Clarita Arts Commission seek ten artworks, based on the theme, "a fresh look" for the upcoming "Art Stop Project."
Congregation Beth Shalom of Santa Clarita Valley will host "Vegas in Valencia," an annual fundraiser, at Valencia Country Club on Saturday, May 22 at 8 p.m.
JOHANNESBURG (AP) - As one world leader after another paid homage to Nelson Mandela at a memorial service, the man standing at arm's length from them appeared to interpret their words in sign language. But advocates for the deaf say he was a faker.
TORONTO (AP) - Four games, four wins, two shutouts and three goals allowed. Martin Jones is off to quite a start in the NHL.
BOSTON (AP) - Doc Rivers picked up another win in Boston.
RENO, Nevada (AP) - A mother and her youngest child were discharged Wednesday from a Nevada hospital a day after being rescued with four other group members who were stranded for two days in a bitter cold mountain wilderness when their Jeep rolled over.
NEW DELHI (AP) - India's Supreme Court struck down a 2009 lower court decision to decriminalize homosexual conduct, dealing a blow Wednesday to gay activists who have fought for years for the chance to live openly in India's deeply conservative society.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - More than 107,000 Californians have enrolled for coverage through Nov. 30 under the state's health insurance exchange, according to figures released Wednesday by the federal Health and Human Services Department.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Steve McQueen's historic saga "12 Years a Slave" topped the nominations list for the 20th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Wednesday, cementing it as a solid Academy Awards prospect with four nominations.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Citing a potential threat to public health, the Food and Drug Administration is taking steps toward phasing out the use of some antibiotics in animals processed for meat.
A 40-year-old Valencia woman was one of 20 people arrested Tuesday by the FBI and identified as either MS-13 gang members or associates for their roles in a drug trafficking network and extortion scheme.
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) - Opposition protesters in Ukraine have rejected President Viktor Yanukovych's offer of talks, saying they will not sit down with him until he fires his government and releases all arrested demonstrators.
NEW YORK (AP) - Time magazine selected Pope Francis as its Person of the Year on Wednesday, saying the Catholic Church's new leader has changed the perception of the 2,000-year-old institution in an extraordinary way in a short time.
PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) - World leaders and thousands of South Africans on Wednesday filed past the flag-draped casket containing the body of Nelson Mandela, having a final look at the anti-apartheid icon in the amphitheater where he was sworn in 19 years earlier as the country's first black president.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Asiana Airlines captain who crashed a Boeing 777 at San Francisco International Airport in July told investigators he was "very concerned" about attempting a visual approach because the runway's automatic landing aids were out of service due to construction, according to an investigative report released Wednesday.
NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) - Despite a year of setbacks, the parents of children lost in the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre insist they won't lose the fight to reduce gun violence.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Shedding gridlock, key members of Congress reached a modest budget agreement Tuesday to restore about $63 billion in automatic spending cuts from programs ranging from parks to the Pentagon and eliminate the threat of another partial government shutdown early next year.