DEAR SMARTIES: I feel very sorry for all people who were caught in Bernard Madoff's scheme. Obviously, some very smart people were completely fooled by him, such as advisors to Steven Spielberg and Jeffrey Katzenberg.
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.
Kwik Pick Jr. Market, Santa Clarita, was the first retailer in the city to display a "Stop Tobacco Access" decal. Owner Zaher Khezam received a certificate of appreciation from the city of Santa Clarita on Wednesday, presented to him by Councilwoman Laurie Ender.
Golden Valley is two points from being undefeated.
It's back to the basics for Saugus.
Tammy Messina, I am not in your political arena but I must agree with you on most of your points that you wrote in your Sept. 17 column, "Voters, who do you trust?"
The city of Santa Clarita invites all local youth, aged 6 to 15, to participate in the "Punt, Pass and Kick" competition on Saturday, Sept. 25 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Central Park.
The city of Santa Clarita and the Blue Ribbon Task Force invites parents of teenagers to the 2010 Teen Scene Unplugged: Yikes! A Teenager Lives in My House! event on Wednesday, Sept. 29, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Hyatt Regency Valencia's Grand Ballroom.
WASHINGTON D.C. - U.S. Representative Howard P. "Buck" McKeon (R-CA) released the following statement today after House Republicans unveiled "A Pledge to America," a new governing agenda focused on addressing the American people's top priorities.
If the planet Jupiter could talk, you might hear it brag, "Hey - other planets, don't mess with me. I'm larger than all the rest of you put together!"
Legendary songwriter-singer Jesse Barish and red-hot SCV rock band The Feaver will perform on SCVTV's new weekly half-hour television program "House Blend" tonight at 10 Pacific time.
Californians looking to join the state's fastest growing economic sector now have an easier way to do so, thanks to a first-of-its-kind career site launched today by Environmental Defense Fund (EDF).
It may have taken five sets, but the Saugus girls volleyball team got it done against Notre Dame of Sherman Oaks on Wednesday night at Saugus High School.
Caston's TV and Appliance store in Newhall has been recognized as Dealer of the Year by BrandSource, an organization of over 3,000 locally owned appliance, electronics, bedding, home furnishings and floor covering stores all across the country.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Netflix will ease up a finger-pointing campaign that blamed Verizon and other Internet service providers for problems with its video subscription service.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - For years, Fred Goldman was adamant that he would never rest until he had held O.J. Simpson accountable for the killings of his son Ron and Simpson's ex-wife 20 years ago - even if a jury had acquitted the former football star.
NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) - The truck driver from Georgia accused of triggering the highway crash that injured Tracy Morgan and killed another comedian hadn't slept for more than 24 hours before the accident, authorities said Monday as the actor recovered in a New Jersey hospital.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Patients seeking care through the VA's Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System waited an average of 56 days for their first appointment with a primary care doctor - four times longer than the department's goal.
Congressman Howard "Buck" McKeon, R-Santa Clarita, has issued the following statement regarding the release of Bowe Bergdahl:
LAS VEGAS (AP) - Two police officers were having lunch at a strip mall pizza buffet when a man and a woman fatally shot them in a point-blank ambush, then fled to a nearby Wal-Mart where they killed a third person and then themselves in an apparent suicide pact, authorities said.
SMYRNA, Ga. (AP) - Like an eager date, Leo Smith showed up at Mount Zion First Baptist Church with a bouquet of flowers in hand.
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Newly crowned Miss USA Nia Sanchez, a fourth-degree black belt in the Korean martial art of taekwondo, says that women need to be able to defend themselves as a way to battle the problem of campus rape and that bringing awareness to the issue is very important.
Regarding Bowe Bergdahl's release in exchange for five terrorists, when this soldier enlisted in the Army, he knew the challenges ahead of him in military life, and one of those challenges was the possibility of capture by the enemy.
A team of volunteers from the Santa Clarita Valley Senior Center has been making phone calls to local businesses and asking owners to become "Friends of the SCV Senior Center" in support of the center's family-friendly fundraiser, Touch-A-Truck, which will be held June 14, at Central Park.
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - No cramps, no problems for LeBron James.
CAMARILLO (AP) - A survey says the average price of a gallon of regular gasoline in the U.S. is holding steady, rising 3½ cents over the last three weeks to $3.69.
PARIS (AP) - Trying to beat Rafael Nadal at the French Open is, without a doubt, the toughest task in tennis. Indeed, must be among the greatest challenges in all of sports.
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - Tracy Morgan was recovering Sunday, but was expected to remain hospitalized for several weeks after having surgery on a broken leg suffered in a deadly chain-reaction crash on the New Jersey Turnpike that left two others critically injured and another man dead.
NEW YORK (AP) - In a box-office battle that pitted young against old, female against male, modest drama against big-budget spectacle, the teenage romance "The Fault in Our Stars" easily bested the time-shifting Tom Cruise action film "Edge of Tomorrow."