Summer art festival
Sharing his vision for technology exploration, John Silver of ITT Technical Institute told members of the Valley Industry Association on Tuesday that the evolution of technology has resulted in numerous college majors that didn't even exist 10 years ago.
Excuse me while I dispense cigars like the proud father of a newborn, jitterbug down the sidewalk like the proverbial drunken sailor and disappear dancing over the horizon, clicking my heels while busting my lungs yelling, "Finally!"
With traffic problems raging throughout Santa Clarita, the board of supervisors gave the nod Tuesday to approve a $55 million funding proposal and flood-map changes to provide for an interchange on State Route 126.
Carmageddon turned out to be Carmaheaven for a surprisingly large number of people.
Richard Myers' July 8 letter, in which he applauds the county ban on plastic bags in stores, and The Signal Editorial Board's July 17 column, prompted me to examine the real impact the ban is having.
As of this moment, our two major parties are negotiating the total future of our nation.
The National Newspaper Association awarded The Signal nine honors for its coverage during 2010, it was announced this week.
As fire season approaches, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday agreed to lease two CL-415 SuperScoopers fire-fighting aircraft from the Government of Quebec. The aircraft will be used by the Los Angeles County Fire Department.
Diana Meyer, founder of Meyer Marketing Intelligence Inc., has been named 2012 chairman of the board for the Valley Industry Association.
Mission Valley Bancorp, parent company of Mission Valley Bank, announced the company's June 30 year-to-date earnings of $490,000, unaudited, representing an $819,000 increase over the same period in 2010.
Boston Scientific of Valencia stepped forward this year to serve as the sponsor of this year's ninth annual Rubber Ducky Regatta, held by Samuel Dixon Family Health Centers of Santa Clarita.
Summer art festival
Today, I knowingly risk redundancy, treading into the well-doggie-paddled waters of one of the greatest catastrophes that never was: "Carmageddon!" Still, despite everything already said and written, there's one last comment to make, and let me quote Walt Kelly's famous "Pogo" to make it:
PENSACOLA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - In the latest blow from a dayslong chain of severe weather across the South and Midwest, the Florida Panhandle and Alabama Gulf Coast were hit with widespread flooding early Wednesday, with people stranded in cars and homes waiting for rescuers to find a way around impassable roads and others abandoning vehicles to walk to safety.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Every time a bartender at trendy Los Angeles fusion eatery Luna Park squeezes a shot of lime into a drink these days, owner Peter Kohtz says he winces a little.
Gusty Santa Ana winds, unseasonably high temperatures and low relative humidity are bringing wildfire concerns to Southern California.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Supreme Court seemed wary Tuesday of allowing police unbridled freedom to search through cellphones of people they arrest, taking on a new issue of privacy in the face of rapidly changing technology.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Netflix will pay Verizon Communications to help clear up some of the congestion that has been bogging down its Internet video service.
If you are one of the millions of Americans receiving a refund this year, following are several ways to put your refund to work.
The world as we see it in our own eyes can be stressful, enigmatic, or blessed. Mine is a wonderful place to be.
Let me let you in on a joke I recently experienced.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Hours after owner Donald Sterling was banned from the NBA for life, the Los Angeles Clippers returned to an energized Staples Center and beat the Golden State Warriors 113-103 on Tuesday night to take a 3-2 lead in their first-round playoff series.
This will probably be a long week for Foothill League swimmers, as they look ahead to next week's Foothill League prelims and finals where, quite literally, anything might happen.
Time off can give players a chance to recuperate.
The Valencia Vikings might have been overlooked heading into the Foothill League season, but the two-time defending champion West Ranch Wildcats weren't going to do any overlooking of their own on Tuesday afternoon at West Ranch High School.
While in his mid-20s, Dustin Shillcox learned that he would never walk again.
Living the fabulous life may be hard-earned spoils for you, but it can leave your children disillusioned and distant from their middle- and lower-class peers. Living privileged puts your kids in an unusually advantageous place in life. But what are the possible pitfalls of giving your kids everything you didn't have; and a lot of what many will never have?
Attorneys for outdoor advertising interests sponsoring the Santa Clarita billboard petition drive have filed a cease-and-desist demand against the company they accuse of blocking signature gathering.