A few weeks ago, this column explored the idea that website sounds may not be harmonious. In that article, I suggested that automatically starting audio sounds on websites tend to annoy visitors and should be reserved for certain industries.
Some California residents are receiving vehicle license-renewal notices that give them little time to pay up or face fines, but a local assemblyman noted Friday there are extended deadlines due to the delayed state budget.
The marketplace runs between McBean Parkway and Lyons Avenue, along the east side of The Old Road in Valencia.
Here are the results of The-Signal.com's latest Reader Meter poll.
The College of the Canyons theatre department will present a workshop production of the award-winning, young adult science fiction novel, "The Giver," July 8 and 9, as part of this summer's Festival of New American Musicals.
Pearl Harbor, 9/11 or (insert attack here)?
Summer sunset concert
Lennar reported second quarter revenues of $764.5 million, down 6 percent from the same period in 2010. Revenues were up 6 percent from first quarter 2011. Homebuilding operating earnings of $21.2 million for the second quarter were down from the first quarter and the same period in 2010.
Princess Cruises won four Telly awards videos in the documentary, travel and tourism, and videography and cinematography categories for travel documentaries the cruise line produced - "Go North" and "One Caribbean."
Wells Fargo & Company announced the appointment of Svetlana Bykova as the Pacific Coast Community Bank district manager for the Santa Clarita Valley market.
A few weeks ago, I wrote about some missteps that employers seem to repeat. I've got a few more to share.
Green Thumb nursery is celebrating its 41st anniversary Saturday, July 9 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Located at 23734 Newhall Ave., formerly San Fernando Road, in Santa Clarita, the nursery is offering discounts to the public and hosting a book-signing and a "name the fish" contest for children.
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The California Supreme Court has ruled the red-light camera evidence against a Southern California woman, who challenged a traffic ticket based on camera photos and video, was adequately authenticated and there is no need to adopt stricter evidence rules for red-light camera violations.
Petitions that sought to block a plan for digital billboards on Santa Clarita Valley freeways in exchange for removing older billboards in the center of town have qualified for a referendum, officials said Friday.
Elementary school enrollment deadlines are just weeks away and it's crunch time on getting your child into the right school.
LONDON (AP) - Government snooping into phone networks is extensive worldwide, one of the world's largest cellphone companies revealed Friday, saying that several countries demand direct access to its networks without warrant or prior notice.
CUMMING, Ga. (AP) - A man wielding an assault rifle, explosives and supplies to take hostages opened fire outside a Georgia courthouse Friday, wounding a deputy before he was killed in a shootout with officers, authorities said.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The American Film Institute's celebration of Jane Fonda was like a who's who of Hollywood women.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The faulty General Motors ignition switches blamed for dozens of crashes, some fatal, aren't the only reason a moving car can suddenly stall. It happened to Bill Van Tassel a couple of weeks ago, as he was steering his Mazda Miata around a turn on an Interstate onramp.
WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. employers added 217,000 jobs in May, a substantial gain for a fourth straight month, fueling hopes that the economy will accelerate after a grim start to the year.
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - Gay Republicans in Texas said Friday they may stop fighting their party's proposed endorsement of "reparative therapy" over worries that even tougher anti-gay language could be added to the party platform.
You are at the ball field watching your son's baseball game. You cheer him on as he rounds home plate. The crowd cheers. You look around as everyone rises to their feet and even though the stands are full, you feel alone.
NEW YORK (AP) - It's been a year on Broadway so unpredictable that the only thing for certain at the Tony Awards on Sunday is that Hugh Jackman will be the host. There have been no clear juggernauts - although some wonderful performances - and critics have largely bemoaned the lack of strong new good musicals and plays. In fact, the best revival categories this year easily overshadow anything new.
During the past week, the criminal incidents reported in Valencia included, vehicle burglaries, theft from an unlocked vehicle and numerous shoplifting reports from local businesses.
Sacramento, CA – In 2012, when Assemblyman Mike Gatto (D-Los Angeles) introduced AB 1658 and created the California Legacy License Plate Program, he wanted to do something nice for those who preserve California's classic-car heritage.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Los Angeles police Chief Charlie Beck says he's aware of the controversy over drones and he'll talk to privacy and civil rights groups before deciding whether to use a pair of radio-controlled aerial surveillance craft transferred from the Seattle Police Department.
On Friday, June 6th, 2014, The California Highway Patrol Newhall Area Office will be conducting a sobriety checkpoint in the unincorporated area of Los Angeles County. The checkpoint will begin at approximately 6:30 pm and conclude at approximately 2:30 am Saturday, June 7th, 2014.