Brave New World Comics in Newhall hosts Geek Singles Night from 7 pm. to midnight tonight.
Shapell Homes, a Beverly Hills-based home builder company, has decided not to continue its partnership with the Lewis Companies and the city of Santa Clarita, citing multiple issues for pulling out of the partnership.
UPDATED 2:30 p.m.: Santa Clarita City Hall and the SCV Sheriff's Station report their phone service is back online, though service is still disrupted in some areas.
Anyone can run out and rent a romantic comedy starring Julia Roberts for Valentine's Day. Anyone can stream the latest innocuous offering from Drew Barrymore - or Jennifer Aniston, or Kate Hudson.
Caption of the Week: "You put your right leg in, you put your right leg out, you put your right leg in and you shake it all about..."
It's February and love is in the air. It's almost here, the one day each year (Valentine's Day) we all seem to be willing to tell others we love them.
Amy Chua, Yale professor and mother of two, has caused quite a stir recently with her much discussed book excerpt in the Wall Street Journal. In the excerpt, she praises ultra-strict "Chinese mothers" who often resort to harsh discipline and deprivation of so-called "fun" activities to try to raise the perfect child - one who will have perfect test scores and will perform at Carnegie Hall.
Monster.com officials say they see sustained, measured growth in the job market in 28 metropolitan markets nationwide.
You know how your mother always told you things like, "Be careful with that; you could put someone's eye out." Or one of my favorites, "If everyone else was jumping off a bridge, would you do that, too?"
This week's photography features firefighting, fairs and filmmakers.
Tuesday, Feb. 15
Regarding the naming of a bridge for our fallen heroes: A tower or a statue here in Santa Clarita will do more than pay tribute to those who continue to suffer hardship from their sacrifice at war.
As a former member and president of the William S. Hart Union School District Board of Trustees, I am shocked at board member Joe Messina's behavior, and dismayed that fellow board member Steve Sturgeon went along with the denial of Gloria Mercado-Fortine's normal rotational turn of the presidency - based on Messina's unproven allegations. What happened?
To some degree, it seems in politics that we end up with what appears to be "dynasties," family members of previously elected individuals following in their footsteps.
Members of the Penn State Alumni Association are holding the first West Coast fundraiser for the 2011 Penn State Interfraternity Council/Panhellenic Dance Marathon at 4 p.m. Saturday in the Hollywood Hills.
PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) - Oscar Pistorius was accused of making a "sinister" comment to a friend of Reeva Steenkamp in the courtroom Tuesday after his murder trial was adjourned for the day. Pistorius denied the allegation.
DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) - Ukrainian troops tightened a security cordon around a major insurgent-held eastern city Tuesday, but pro-Russia militia acted with impunity elsewhere in the turbulent region bordering Russia, surrounding a major Interior Ministry base.
SAUSALITO (AP) - A marine mammal rescue group said Monday it's seeing a record number of stranded sea lions and seals along the Northern and central California coast - some of whom appear to have been sickened by toxins and others weaned by their mothers earlier than usual.
CHARLESTON, Mo. (AP) - Cornealious "Mike" Anderson spent 13 years free from prison due to a clerical error, then nearly a year behind bars when the mistake was caught. On Monday, he walked out of a southeast Missouri courtroom a free man again - this time with no need to look over his shoulder.
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) - Becky Domokos-Bays of Alexandria City Public Schools has served her students whole-grain pasta 20 times. Each time, she said, they rejected it.
I know there are quite a few people in the SCV who can remember back to the '40s, '50s and '60s during the big strikes that some of the big companies had - and how violent they were.
Editor's note: The following was copied to The Signal but sent to members of the Santa Clarita City Council.
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - When the Los Angeles Kings are on top of their formidable defensive game, they revel in the silence they can create in a frustrated road arena.
With a vast swath of the West primed for wildfires, federal foresters are preparing for the worst with a budget that might run dry and a fleet of air tankers that in some cases aren't ready for takeoff.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Two years in, schools are having mixed success putting new healthier school lunch rules in place.
Spencer Simons said he sends at least 30 texts an hour, checks Facebook at least 20 times a day, and sends or receives a Snapchat message as many as 40 times a day.
You experienced a nightmare of a day. You hope for a better day tomorrow, but you're not overly optimistic about it. When the alarm goes off, you expect the worst – today is will be a continuation of yesterday. You begin the day with a negative mindset, not allowing the day to unfold.
It's time for round two of College of the Canyons' Spring Job & Career Fairs.
Trusting in people does not happen overnight. Putting your trust in someone takes a while to build. Once the trust is established, it's important to respect it. If not, the amount of time it took to build will only take seconds to crumble.
June 3 primary mail-in ballots began wending their way to voters Monday as county and state officials gear up for what one California official calls "election month."