Congressman Howard P. "Buck" McKeon, R-Santa Clarita, has been awarded as a Guardian of Small Business by the National Federation of Independent Business.
When is the city of Santa Clarita going to wake up and clean up our City Council?
With the announcement of three new roller coasters at the Six Flags Magic Mountain for spring 2011, the popular theme park claims to have broken the world record for having more coasters than any other amusement park worldwide.
It was "all aboard" for exotic ports of call as more than 100 guests embarked on a lovely Sunday afternoon cruise to enjoy high tea on the high seas during the seventh annual Circle of Hope Theatrical Tea.
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.
The Santa Clarita Organization for Planning and the Environment was formed at the same time as the city of Santa Clarita. Its mission is to "promote, protect and preserve the environment, ecology and quality of life in the Santa Clarita Valley."
I read the local news in The Signal on Oct. 6 and was taken back by the two alarming incidents that happened, caused by some of our kids: "Student stabbed at Hart High" and "Skate Park assault."
October in the Santa Clarita Valley is celebrated with numerous breast cancer events and fundraisers.
The Canyon Country Advisory Committee will host its monthly meeting tonight, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., in the Banquet Room at Mint Canyon Moose Family Center.
The California Institute of the Arts will showcase its newest open-air music pavilion at 7 p.m. Saturday with the concert, "Strauss, Mozart and Gabrieli Under the Stars."
As part of a benefit for local food bank Help The Children, local residents can bring nonperishable food donations and personal hygiene items to a number of participating grocery stores from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. SCV stores include Albertsons, Food 4 Less, Ralphs, Smart & Final, Whole Foods Market and Vons.
Dates to Watch
Oh! For the days when The Signal was our local newspaper with class.
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.