LOS ANGELES COUNTY -- To address an anticipated $500 million budgetary shortfall in the county's projected 2010-2011 budget, a motion by Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich, unanimously approved by the Board of Supervisors, directs the county's Chief Executive Officer to review all viable options of ongoing and one-time savings, and report back to the Board during Budget hearings.
NEW YORK (AP) - Jose Canseco announced Tuesday on Twitter that he had been subpoenaed by a grand jury investigating whether Roger Clemens lied to Congress when he denied using performance-enhancing drugs.
Canseco posted on the social networking site that the FBI was about to visit his house, then said he had received a subpoena to appear before the grand jury "about roger clemens,andrew pettite and others" on April 8.
This is why summer was invented: Six Flags Hurricane Harbor, the premier destination for summer fun, today announced a new attraction for 2010 -- Mr. Six's Splash Island.
The first issue of Proxart Magazine was released on the internet at noon today. The 38-page issue can be found online at http://proxart.wordpress.com/ as a downloadable PDF and includes content featuring local talent such as Frank Hansen, Sarah Johnston, Diana Hereld, Favian Romo and more.
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.
Lori Wilson, a counselor at Bowman High School, was one of five school counselors from across the nation featured on the XAP/Bridges Web site in honor of National School Counseling Week.
Valencia High School's cheerleaders will host a cheer clinic from noon to 3 p.m. on Saturday at Valencia High School's main gym.
I care for a 75-year-old man in my apartment complex, and had a great conversation with him regarding the massage parlors in Santa Clarita after reading your article ("Sheriff's Department says letter massages facts," March 17). He had an interesting take on this subject and I thought I'd share it with you.
And now for my "question du jour."
In the end, all the Republican screaming and protesting over health care reform makes clear the differences between today's national Democratic and Republican parties. Simply put, the contrast is the party of "we" versus the party of "me."
There is often a gap between performance and potential. On Saturday, the No. 1-ranked college basketball team was eliminated from the NCAA tournament by an underdog. Did Kansas underperform compared to past results, full potential and expectations? Yes.
This summer, flavor, savor and save by creating delicious at-home meals for friends and family that stretch your budget and save you time. Whether recreating a restaurant favorite or finding a new family favorite, cooking appetizing and savory meals can be simple and affordable when you have simple and smart meal solutions at your fingertips.
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LOS ANGELES COUNTY - Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich praised Federal Judges Carlos T. Bea and Dorothy W. Nelson of the U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals for their decision upholding the constitutionality of the "One nation under God" phrase in the Pledge of Allegiance.
The California Legislature passed SB 71, authored by Senators Padilla, Strickland (R-Santa Clarita), and Alquist, yesterday to provide tax incentives for manufacturers of renewable energy technologies that locate in California or remain in California.
In one of the biggest advances against leukemia and other blood cancers in many years, doctors are reporting unprecedented success by using gene therapy to transform patients' blood cells into soldiers that seek and destroy cancer.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Los Angeles International Airport is dealing with brown, contaminated water at its international terminal, which is undergoing renovations.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Merrill Newman was tired and looking forward to reuniting with his family, but he was all smiles Saturday after arriving at the San Francisco airport after being detained for several weeks in North Korea.
SUNBURY, Pa. (AP) - Newlyweds just three weeks removed from their wedding day lured a Pennsylvania man to his death with a Craigslist ad because they wanted to kill someone together, police said.
SUNBURY, Pa. (AP) - A couple married for just three weeks lured a man to his death with a Craigslist ad because they wanted to kill someone together, police said.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - Millions hunkered down for icy conditions expected to last through the weekend from Texas to Ohio to Tennessee as the cold snap that covered much of the nation knocked out power and made roads treacherous Saturday.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Under pressure from the wind-power industry, the Obama administration said Friday it will allow companies to kill or injure eagles without the fear of prosecution for up to three decades.
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - North Korea on Saturday freed an 85-year-old U.S. veteran of the Korean War after a weekslong detention, ending the saga of Merrill Newman's attempt to visit the North as a tourist six decades after he oversaw a group of South Korean wartime guerrillas still loathed by Pyongyang.
JOHANNESBURG (AP) - What next for South Africa?
Jay Z easily led Grammy Award nominations announced Friday with nine, but left-of-center rappers Macklemore & Ryan Lewis and Kendrick Lamar were among a group of new stars who took many of the major nominations.
Choirs will sing, orchestras will play and actors will perform for audiences across the valley. Tis' the season when churches in Santa Clarita offer a myriad of Christmas performances.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - The Los Angeles Lakers navigated the first 19 games of the season without star Kobe Bryant well enough to welcome him back with a winning record.
CHICAGO (AP) - Jonas Hiller and the Anaheim Ducks finally grabbed another shootout win. Against a good team, too.
This summer, the Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce will host the third annual Patriot Luncheon on July 11 at the Hyatt Regency Valencia.
Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich will address the Santa Clarita Valley business and community leaders on May 1 at the fifth annual State of the County Luncheon.