After interviews and meetings, College of the Canyons Faculty Association (COCFA) endorses incumbent Joan MacGregor for reelection to Office No. 3 and Michael Berger for election to Office No. 1 in the Nov. 3, Santa Clarita Community College District election.
Firefighters responded to a brush fire at Val Verde Park that reached three acres and continued burning Friday, fire officials said.
Detectives are seeking a man for questioning about a mid-September armed robbery at a CVS pharmacy in Valencia after he was shown on the store's surveillance cameras, authorities said.
The arraignment for the man accused of trying to stab a teenager in Newhall this week was moved to later this month, Santa Clarita court officials said. Gildardo Villaruel, 19, of Newhall, will be arraigned on Oct. 22 at the Santa Clarita Courthouse.
With the stock market twisting and turning like a roller coaster these days, you might not have the stomach to hang on, especially if you are nearing retirement age.
I wish to compliment the Signal on its front page story, "Rumors unfounded" (Aug. 9), in which you factually and comprehensively debunk the distortions and alarmists' characterizations of segments of the health care reform bill, H.R. 3200.
WEST HILLS - The Canyon Cowboys headed to Chaminade, hoping to get their first win of the season.
But Chaminade would have none of it.
Hello, Santa Clarita Valley! Welcome to The-Signal.com's Daybreak, your point of entry for the day, and a quick journey through the past, present and future. Let the adventure begin:
What's happening at The Signal? Why the obscene cartoon by John Darkow Sept. 17?
In regards to "Conservatives can't sit out" (Letters to the Editor, The Signal, Sept. 26):
I'm lovin' the Picarella Family Report on Saturday's page 2 of The Signal. In tough economic times, it's nice to know that everyday family life still prevails.
U.S. coal-fired power plants generate more than 130 million tons of toxic coal ash annually and yet there are no specific federal regulations governing its disposal.
The health care debate continues, but as a physician who is familiar with this debate, I take issue with those who do not recognize symptoms our nation is having and the dire consequences we all face.
California is worse than on life support. When a patient is on life support, at least there may be a chance of hope someone is working to save them.
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.
PHOENIX (AP) - In a new revelation in the growing Veterans Affairs' scandal, the organization's acting head says that an additional 18 veterans whose names were kept off an official electronic VA appointment list have died.
COLLEVILLE-SUR-MER, France (AP) - Gone are the screaming shells, seasick soldiers and bloodied waters of 1944. On Friday, a sun-splattered Normandy celebrated peace, with silent salutes, tears and international friendship marking 70 years since the D-Day invasion helped change the course of World War II and modern history.
COMPTON, Calif. (AP) - A Los Angeles County sheriff's deputy wounded during a confrontation with a cyclist was a victim of friendly fire.
SIMI VALLEY, Calif. (AP) - Nancy Reagan has visited the California grave of her husband, President Ronald Reagan, on the 10th anniversary of his death.