After reading the horrific front-page story of the girl who committed suicide in Massachusetts ("'Bullies' charged in suicide," March 30), I am shocked at this quote from the article: "(Jeremiah) Lasater's family was unreachable for comment."
On March 2, West Ranch TV drove to Anaheim to compete in the 2010 Student Television Network Convention. For five nights and six days, the TV production students worked to create a 15-minute broadcast, film and several individual productions. This year's competition was more successful than ever before, and the students were proud to come home with six awards, including first place in the Blue division Sweet 16 broadcast and second place in the film category.
On March 5, Sen. Harry Reid took to the airwaves and actually smiled announcing that there were only 36,000 jobs lost across the nation in February.
Katelin Farenbaugh, 16, knows what it means to be avid about making top grades.
LOS ANGELES - Following a prestigious festival run, "When You're Strange: A Film About The Doors" opens in select markets on Friday, April 9.
Rep. Howard P. "Buck" McKeon (R-Santa Clarita), a senior member on the U.S. House Education and Labor Committee, issued the following statement regarding Monday's tragic explosion at the Upper Big Branch mine in Whitesville, W. Va., where 25 miners were killed and four others still remain missing:
Santa Clarita-based aftermarket auto audio installer SoundMan Car Audio has produced a video detailing how to install the Apple's new iPad in a car, two days after the touchscreen device's release.
The 2010 Solar Company Scorecard (solarscorecard.com) released by the Silicon Valley Toxics Coalition (SVTC) in March underscores the need for greener production methods in the manufacture of solar modules, says Dr. David Lee, CEO of BioSolar, Inc., a Valencia, Calif.-based developer of a breakthrough technology to produce bio-based materials from renewable plant sources that reduce the cost of photovoltaic solar modules.
The city of Santa Clarita invites local job seekers to attend a Job Fair Prep Workshop on Friday, April 9 from 10 a.m. to 12 noon at the Santa Clarita WorkSource Center.
This May, the College of the Canyons Library Associates will present its inaugural "SuperTasting" Wine Dinner, providing guests with answers to many of their wine-related questions.
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - The Stanford Cardinal have wanted another shot at Connecticut ever since a 12-point loss in late December.
They'll get their chance Tuesday night with the national championship and UConn's place as one of the most dominant teams ever at stake.
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.
A joint forces crackdown on Bouquet Canyon Road reckless drivers led to the arrest of two men identified as members of an illegal racing club, a spokesman for the California Highway Patrol said Monday.
WASHINGTON (AP) - A Pentagon investigation concluded in 2010 that Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl walked away from his unit, and after an initial flurry of searching the military decided not to exert extraordinary efforts to rescue him, according to a former senior defense official who was involved in the matter.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - California's state universities plan to hire 700 full-time faculty members, putting the skids on years of class and staff reductions prompted by state budget cuts.
WASHINGTON (AP) - In a sweeping initiative to curb pollutants blamed for global warming, the Obama administration unveiled a plan Monday aimed at cutting carbon dioxide emissions from power plants by nearly a third by 2030. But it delays the deadline for some states to begin complying until long after President Barack Obama leaves office.
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) - The decision of Spanish King Juan Carlos to step down in favor of his son, Felipe, makes him the latest European monarch to decide to end his days in retirement and not on the throne.
LUHANSK, Ukraine (AP) - Hundreds of pro-Russia insurgents attacked a border guard base in eastern Ukraine on Monday, with some firing rocket-propelled grenades from the roof of a nearby residential building. At least five rebels were killed when the guards returned fire, a spokesman for the border guard service said.
WASHINGTON (AP) - In a sweeping initiative to curb pollutants blamed for global warming, the Obama administration unveiled a plan Monday that cuts carbon dioxide emissions from power plants by nearly a third over the next 15 years, but pushes the deadline for some states to comply until long after President Barack Obama leaves office.
CHICAGO (AP) - A cheap, decades-old chemotherapy drug extended life by more than a year when added to standard hormone therapy for men whose prostate cancer has widely spread, doctors reported Sunday.
My late father, a European-trained physician, did everything himself without benefit of nurses, clerical staff or drafty assembly-line consultation cubicles.
Perhaps the most difficult task to make a financial living at is that of being a poet. Yet, if one is great enough and has a measure of luck - like Maya Angelou - it is not impossible.
I read with interest the article in the May 26 issue of The Signal ("Pavley's bill would change charter school law") about the bill introduced by California Sen. Fran Pavley regarding charter schools.
By now, most of us have heard of the terrible tragedy that happened in Santa Barbara before Memorial Day. A very confused young man committed a series of violent acts that resulted in the deaths of six college students.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Clutch hitting from Andrew McCutchen and Pedro Alvarez helped the Pittsburgh Pirates finally win a series in Dodger Stadium after a seven-year drought.
When the Foothill League softball coaches met to vote on the 2014 Pitcher of the Year, there wasn't much surprise in who came out on top.
CHICAGO (AP) - Alec Martinez scored at 5:47 of overtime, and the Los Angeles Kings beat the Chicago Blackhawks 5-4 in Game 7 of the Western Conference finals Sunday night.