The following essays were written and submitted by students at Valencia Valley Elementary school.
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 STARS Showteam received the highest honor of top scoring overall routine for "Heads Will Roll" as part of the STARS National Dance Program's West Regional Dance Competition on April 16 and 17 in Fountain Valley, Calif.
Regarding "Group reignites hospital fight," (May 4): Well, once again, our mommies and daddies, er, SCOPE, have decided that expanding our hospital will cause those of us in Stevenson Ranch to have an ocean view.
The Census Bureau reports that in the last two years, almost 1 million more people have moved out of California than have moved into it, leaving in favor of dustbowls like Nevada, Arizona and Texas. Why?
Some Americans are jubilant from the exhaustive health-care reform fight. The media paints the haters as very bitter, angry and fearful of the future penalties so they are filing suits in the Supreme Court.
Light the Night Walk, a charity walk and fundraiser hosted yearly by The Leukemia & Lymphona Society, is looking for those interested in organizing Friends and Family Walk Teams and Corporate Light The Night Walk Teams, selling paper balloon icons in retail stores, providing in-kind donations and sponsorships.
School Resource Deputies from the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station are investigating an incident of vandalism on the campus of Golden Valley High School on Thursday morning, May 6.
School officials alerted an on-campus deputy to a threatening message written on a bathroom wall. Deputies launched an investigation and additional resources were immediately brought into the school.
The Santa Clarita Valley Blues Society will host an open pro jam session on Sunday, May 16 at Vincenzo's Pizza in Newhall from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
The Santa Clarita Valley Blues Society will host its Blues Festival at Mountain View Park on Saturday, May 29 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
NEWTOWN SQUARE, Pa. (AP) - Golfer Tiger Woods says there is "no connection" between the neck pain that forced him to withdraw from The Players Championship and his Nov. 27 car accident.
Woods says during a news conference Monday that his neck started bothering him in the weeks leading up to the Masters, his first competition in five months. Woods says he feels pain in the right side of his neck.
From chart-topping pop, R&B and rock classics, to traditional Broadway, opera and mariachi to dance and acrobatics to family matinees and evening cabaret - plus a special opening night performance by Grammy Award-winning vocalist Michael Bolton - the 2010-2011 season at the Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center at College of the Canyons will include something for everyone.
The cross-valley connector opened just before the City Council election.
In regards to the article "Mother shares son's heroin death to make others aware" (The Signal, April 29), I take exception to some of this woman's thoughts.
Regarding "Legislator calls for Arizona boycott" (The Signal, April 28):
In a scene from the movie How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days, the main character states, "I love you Binky, but I don't have to like you right now." Sometimes this is how we feel about our children, of course we love them, but in certain moments, we do not like them.
SALT LAKE CITY - Women across the nation are fighting against employers that they claim are not providing appropriate breastfeeding facilities for working mothers.
What with Sunday's Golden Globes and the Academy Award nominations that were announced on Thursday, along with the opening of the Sundance Film Festival, it's hard not to have movies on your mind this week.
Disney's latest hit "Frozen" will now not only be seen on the screen. Disney's CEO Robert Iger announced that the hit movie will become a Broadway play as well.
Police charged a boy with aggravated assault and related crimes on Saturday in connection with a shooting that wounded two students inside a Philadelphia high school gymnasium, but released a second boy from custody without charging him.
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Frederik Andersen made sure the Anaheim Ducks wouldn't go on any kind of a losing streak.
The ball didn't go to the guy it was supposed to on the final play.
Valencia graduate Shane Vereen highlights a group of three players with Santa Clarita Valley ties who are connected with NFL teams still alive in the playoffs.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - UCLA came close to pulling off an impressive comeback. The No. 25 Bruins just fell too far behind early and ran out of time.
Lupita Nyong'o and Jared Leto established themselves as Oscar favorites with supporting acting wins at the Screen Actors Guild Awards.
SALT LAKE CITY - Every January, thousands of young girls don their blue, brown or green uniforms and pitch their goods to family, friends and neighbors.
If only we could see ourselves like others see us, not just our outward appearance, but our inner beauty, too.
A former pastor's attempt to "try on atheism" for a year has generated a lot of scorn, and some backhanded praise, among believers and nonbelievers.
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - The Christie administration withheld millions of dollars in Superstorm Sandy recovery grants from a New Jersey city because its mayor refused to sign off on a politically connected commercial development, the mayor said Saturday.
Technology and religion are continuing to find new ways to interact with each other.