When Chris Najarro saw a homeless individual walking along a Santa Clarita road just a few weeks ago, she didn't feel sad or hopeless.
Here are the results of The-Signal.com's latest Reader Meter poll.
There will be two outdoor Easter services at the beautiful Vasquez Rocks in Agua Dulce. The first is on Saturday, April 23, at 2 p.m. and the second is on Easter Sunday, April 24, at 5 a.m. This annual event is sponsored by the Alliance of Christian Churches of Acton and Agua Dulce, and presented as a community worship ministry.
To coincide with the spring launch of its world famous, behind-the-scenes Studio Tour, introducing comedian Jimmy Fallon, star of NBC's "Late Night with Jimmy Fallon" as the new host, Universal Studios Hollywood is conducting an online casting call for aspiring tour guides.
"Babe, I have a plan to be with you soon."
So the Republicans are turning the governor's visit into a reason to rail against unions and pensions. Seems we now have an Americans for Prosperity contingent here to complement our tea party.
As a general pediatrician in Southern California, I have had the good fortune to meet many children with special needs.
A 48-year-old man was arrested Thursday for an alleged assault with a deadly weapon for kicking another man in the head repeatedly during an after-midnight fight in downtown Newhall, authorities said. Because the arrested man wore shoes, the crime becomes assault with a deadly weapon, said Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Lt. Joe Efflandt.
The memorial service for the Acton teen who died Sunday will be held at 4:30 p.m. Saturday at High Desert School, 3620 Antelope Woods Road in Acton.
I enjoyed reading Laura Dixon's article "Inseparable" in the March 8 issue of The Signal, which described the wonderful relationship between volunteer Dwayne Johnstone and 16-year-old Willy Wonka, a horse at The Gentle Barn animal sanctuary.
Tuesday, April 26
It's the nightmare of any suburban family busily occupied daily with working average jobs outside the house, maintaining a household, raising kids and making the mortgage payments: One day they wake up to a disaster that sends their once-ordered lives tumbling about them.
It's been 18 years, Santa Clarita. Isn't it time you experienced what all the fuss is about?
Now that the 2014 season is officially over at both the high school and college levels, let's take a look at the highlights and a predictions for the 2015 season.
Outgoing Boys & Girls Club of Santa Clarita Valley CPO Jim Ventress reflects on his 29 years of service to the club at the organization's annual benefit auction Saturday night. The event's theme was "When in Rome" where many people attending dressed up in costumes of ancient Rome. Photo by Kristine Alfaro/For The Signal
The Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station is seeking information on two cases of possible child annoyance that have occurred recent weeks.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Los Angeles County sheriff's investigators searched Saturday for two men who fatally shot a mother of three outside her home as she returned home with her husband from his birthday celebration.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - If the Los Angeles Kings ever looked down from the tightrope they're walking in the NHL playoffs, they would surely fall.
BAGHDAD (AP) - A series of car bombs exploded across Iraq's capital Saturday night, killing at least 52 people in a day of violence that saw militants storm a university in the country's restive Anbar province and take dozens hostage, authorities said.
MILWAUKEE (AP) - Dozens of gay couples married Saturday at courthouses in Milwaukee and Madison, taking advantage of what most believed would be a small window in which to get hitched before a judge's decision overturning the state's same-sex marriage ban was put on hold.
NEW YORK (AP) - Tonalist sprinted across the finish line first Saturday at the Belmont Stakes, spoiling California Chrome's bid to win the first Triple Crown in 36 years.
TEMPLETON, Calif. (AP) - A spokesman for the San Luis Obisbo County sheriff's office says two people have died in a plane crash at a private airstrip in the town of Templeton.
NEW YORK (AP) - Chrome craziness set in at Belmont Park Saturday as the hours ticked down ahead of the horse's bid to end racing's 36-year Triple Crown drought.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. economy has finally regained the jobs lost to the Great Recession. But go easy on the hallelujahs. The comeback is far from complete.
MONCTON, New Brunswick (AP) - A chilling portrait of a man obsessed with guns and anti-government rhetoric began to emerge as people in this eastern Canadian city struggled to reconcile the knowledge that the person charged with murdering three Mounties was the same one who had seemingly lived quietly among them.
NEW YORK (AP) - When three half brothers' decades-old murder convictions were thrown out last month, they became a dramatic example of an idea spreading among prosecutors nationwide: "integrity units" dedicated to double-checking convictions to determine whether justice was served.
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) - First lady Michelle Obama is remembering poet, orator and sage Maya Angelou (MY'-uh AN'-juh-loh) as the first person who let her know she could be a strong, powerful and smart black woman.
NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) - A publicist for comedian-actor Tracy Morgan says the "30 Rock" star remains in critical condition after a fatal six-vehicle pileup on the New Jersey Turnpike.