The city of Santa Clarita is off to a good start.
SACRAMENTO -- Everyday activities for teenagers like text messaging, talking on a cell phone or even eating are dangerous, potentially deadly distractions when done behind the wheel of a vehicle.
The William S. Hart Union High School District and the Assistance League of Santa Clarita are working together to help students in need make the dream of attending prom a reality.
If you have finished your taxes, you're ahead of the game. If you're still working on your taxes, you should make sure you are aware of the important changes the IRS wants you to keep in mind when you file your 2010 federal income-tax return.
On Tuesday night, the city of Santa Clarita's Planning Commission signaled its approval of the One Valley, One Vision general plan update.
I am somewhat perplexed about the time and money being spent on a particular piece of real estate in the Santa Clarita Valley. The desire to develop the land that was the former site of the Whittaker-Bermite munitions plant does not make sense. Why is there such urgency to develop one of the few remaining natural hillsides in the valley?
Tears of joy and laughter were plentiful as the 2010-2011 class of Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital Guild's Silver Rose Debutantes honored their mothers during the annual tea held on Sunday, Feb. 13.
Alec Torres, of Valencia, and a graduate of William S. Hart High School, will appear onstage Wednesday at the Canyon Theatre Guild with the Yale Spizzwinks(?).
Six Flags Entertainment Corp. announced that its board of directors has approved a stock-repurchase plan that permits the company to repurchase up to $60 million of common stock over a three-year time period.
Berry Petroleum, headquartered in Denver with a production operation in Santa Clarita Valley, increased oil and gas production in 2010 over the previous year. The company reported this week that it generated net earnings of $83 million. Oil and gas revenues totaled $620 million and discretionary cash flow totaled $391 million in 2010.
I was delighted to read the story "Homeowners are the association" by Jim Walker in the Saturday, Feb. 19 Signal.
One would think that given the budget crisis facing local governments, getting the most out of every penny would be a priority. Sadly, state law effectively outlaws efficiency.
Surrounded by hooting men waving fists and waging money, tossed into a dusty ring to do battle, fighting roosters attack one another violently.
Rioux Park walking group
Four entertainers struggle to gain acceptance in the mainstream, "hearing world" in the documentary "See What I'm Saying: The Deaf Entertainers Documentary," which will screen at College of the Canyons on Friday.
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."
VATICAN CITY (AP) - Pope Francis is wading head-first into Mideast peace-making, welcoming the Israeli and Palestinian presidents to the Vatican for an evening of peace prayers just weeks after the last round of U.S.-sponsored negotiations collapsed.
The O.J. Simpson murder trial exposed many painful truths. None hit harder than the idea that white and black people often look at the same facts and see different realities.
GUANTANAMO BAY NAVAL BASE, Cuba (AP) - Some of the men held here for more than a decade have been drafting plans for work and marriage on the outside or studying languages, preparing for a not-too-distant future beyond the coiled razor wire that surrounds the U.S. prison perched at the edge of the Caribbean Sea.
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - Actor and comedian Tracy Morgan and two members of his entourage were in critical condition Sunday, a day after a tractor-trailer rammed into his chauffeured limousine bus, setting off a deadly chain-reaction pileup.
PARIS (AP) - U.S. Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl has told people treating him at an American military medical facility in Germany that he was tortured, beaten and held in a cage by his Taliban captors in Afghanistan after he tried to escape, a senior U.S. official said Sunday.
Although a family tale assures a different story, I was born in central Cuba in 1954.
Mom says Dad is magic