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Brown defends cuts, tax increases

SACRAMENTO (AP) - A day after the Santa Clarita City Council voted to oppose Gov. Jerry Brown's proposed elimination of redevelopment agencies and enterprise zones, Brown defended the cuts and restructuring proposals in his budget plan.

January 27, 2011 | Signal Staff | Santa Clarita Valley News


Mom takes plea in child’s death

SAN FERNANDO - The woman facing charges in the murder of her 5-year-old daughter - whose naked body was found on a sidewalk in a quiet Castaic neighborhood - and nearly beating to death her son pleaded no contest to three related charges Wednesday.

January 27, 2011 | By Jim Holt Signal Senior Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


2Day in the SCV: Thursday, Jan. 27, 2011

Six Santa Clarita Sculptors

January 27, 2011 | By Signal Staff and Wire Services | Santa Clarita Valley News


Michael Green: How to fight life’s what-if questions

We are still in tough economic times. And many are hoping relief is just around the corner. Then there are those of us who, with good cause, worry.

January 27, 2011 | By Michael Green | Business Columns


Make labor shoulder its share of budget burden

Gov. Jerry Brown recently released his proposed 2011 budget for the state of California. The proposal constitutes a combination of spending cuts in welfare and secondary education, and new taxes on every Californian who pays them.

January 27, 2011 | By Kevin Korenthal Canyon Country | Letters to the Editor


Global warming theory based on bad science

In their letters of rebuttal directed at me, Robert McBroom ("There's no denying global warming truth," Jan. 13) and Don Gately ("Evidence for global warming undeniable," Jan. 17) resort to the same tired "the debate is over" stance we saw from former Vice President Al Gore, which was also directed at Galileo when he was excommunicated by the Catholic church for bucking the established science of the day, which held that the universe revolved around the Earth.

January 27, 2011 | By Brian Baker Saugus | Letters to the Editor


Library-tax vote gets rescheduled

The Santa Clarita City Council decided unanimously Tuesday night to reschedule a vote on whether to hold a special election to reduce a special library tax.

January 27, 2011 | By Laura Dixon Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


UPDATED: Council OKs real estate partnership

Santa Clarita City Council members have voted unanimously to pursue a business partnership with two real estate developers to acquire the 1,000-acre, contaminated Whittaker-Bermite property in the center of town.

January 26, 2011 | By Laura Dixon Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


City crime rate at historic low, city, Sheriff's Department report

Following a regional trend, the city of Santa Clarita saw a dip in its Part I serious crime rate for 2010, with reductions over the previous year in homicide, assault, robbery, burglary, larceny, grand theft auto and arson.

January 26, 2011 | Source: Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station; City of Santa Clarita | SCV Raw


Your Community: Dates to Watch and Upcoming Events

Dates to Watch

January 26, 2011 | By Signal Staff | Signal Lifestyle


Breakfast got better

Most people are familiar with the saying "Breakfast is the most important meal of the day." However, many may not realize that what they choose to eat for breakfast is just as important as eating the meal itself. Now, breakfast lovers and skeptics alike can be good to themselves by eating a satisfying breakfast that's full of the flavors they love.

January 26, 2011 | Family Features | Food


2Day in the SCV: Wednesday, Jan. 26, 2011

Monster Marketing Mistakes

January 26, 2011 | By Signal Staff and Wire Services | Santa Clarita Valley News


Banning guns doesn’t make us a safer society

This is in response to the Jan. 13 column, "If not common-sense gun control now, when?" by Bonnie Erbe.

January 26, 2011 | By John Kray Saugus | Letters to the Editor


Our local roads are an embarrassment to us all

A couple of days ago, I had business on Lyons Avenue. As I traversed that asphalt line, I had an out-of-mind, but not out-of-body, experience. All of a sudden it was 1950, and I was in the rumble seat of Grandpa's 1929 Ford. The old car was jumping in and out of dirt ruts in the road. It brought back so many old memories.

January 26, 2011 | By Jim Petett Canyon Country | Letters to the Editor


Nina Grooms Lee: Working for the future of business

When Andrew Acda was 16, he came to the Small Business Development Center during a Young Entrepreneurs Program meeting with an idea for a business, because he had heard the program might be able to help.

January 26, 2011 | Nina Grooms Lee | Business Columns


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Shooter wounds 6 at Ga. FedEx station

KENNESAW, Ga. (AP) - A shooter described as being armed with an assault rifle and having bullets strapped across his chest "like Rambo" opened fire Tuesday morning at a FedEx station outside Atlanta, wounding at least six people before police found the suspect dead from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot.

April 29, 2014 | By Associated Press | Signal AP


Hot, dry weather ahead

LOS ANGELES (AP) - The last days of April will feel like August in Southern California.

April 29, 2014 | By Associated Press | Signal AP


Google: Driverless cars are mastering city streets

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Google says that cars it is programming to drive themselves have started to master the navigation of city streets and the challenges they bring, from jaywalkers to weaving bicyclists - a critical milestone for any commercially available self-driving car technology.

April 29, 2014 | Associated Press | Signal AP


Tornado death toll rises to 30

LOUISVILLE, Miss. (AP) - A dangerous storm system that spawned a chain of deadly tornadoes over three days flattened homes and businesses, forced frightened residents in more than half a dozen states to take cover and left tens of thousands in the dark Tuesday.

April 29, 2014 | By Associated Press | Signal AP


Craig Ferguson announces late-night retirement

LOS ANGELES (AP) - A few weeks after David Letterman announced he'd be retiring from the CBS late-night television lineup, Craig Ferguson did the same.

April 29, 2014 | Associated Press | Signal AP


AP survey: China's lending bubble a global threat

WASHINGTON (AP) - Just as the global economy has all but recovered from debt-fueled crises in the United States and Europe, economists have a new worry: China. They see a lending bubble there that threatens global growth unless Beijing defuses it.

April 29, 2014 | Associated Press | Signal AP


Steve Knight: VA medical centers need oversight

When veterans return home, their fighting days should be over. They put their lives on the line for their country and fought the good fight.

April 29, 2014 | By Steve Knight Commentary | Columnists


Holly Schroeder: Importance of foreign relations

We live in a global world with a global economy. Never did that concept become so clear to me than on the Trade and Investment Mission to China led by Supervisor Antonovich earlier this month.

April 29, 2014 | By Holly Schroeder Commentary | Columnists


Kings win to force a Game 7

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Justin Williams forced the tiebreaking goal underneath Alex Stalock with 8:04 to play, and the Los Angeles Kings beat the San Jose Sharks 4-1 on Monday night, rallying all the way back from an 0-3 series deficit to force a decisive Game 7.

April 28, 2014 | Associated Press | Pro Sports News


Victoria Kirshner is a Cardinal for good

It's not entirely uncommon for a club swimmer to see their high school team as something secondary; a break from the grind of a club season, but ultimately just that - a break.

April 28, 2014 | By Jon Stein Signal Staff Writer | SCV Prep Sports


10th annual SCV Mayors Prayer Breakfast scheduled Thursday

The 10th annual Santa Clarita Valley Mayors Prayer Breakfast is scheduled Thursday at 7 a.m. at the Hyatt Regency Valencia hotel, with Christian comedian Brad Stine as the featured speaker.

April 28, 2014 | By Signal Staff | Santa Clarita Valley News


UPDATE: Congressional candidate Lee Rogers sues Valley Presbyterian Hospital

Simi Valley podiatrist Lee Rogers, a candidate in this year's race to represent California's 25th Congressional District, is suing the hospital that contracted his services, claiming a doctor there bad-mouthed him, according to a copy of the lawsuit obtained by The Signal.

April 28, 2014 | By Jim Holt Signal Senior Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Sea World orca trainers begin using safety vests

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Trainers at Sea World's marine parks began wearing inflatable safety vests Monday whenever they work near killer whales, yet another safety measure implemented after the 2010 death of a trainer who was dragged into a pool by an orca.

April 28, 2014 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


Car plows into Canyon Country restaurant

A vehicle slammed through a Canyon Country restaurant Monday after the driver mistook the accelerator for the brake, authorities said.

April 28, 2014 | By Austin Dave Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Advertisers leaving Clippers

NEW YORK (AP) - Advertisers are backing away from the Los Angeles Clippers after racist comments attributed to the NBA team's owner.

April 28, 2014 | By Associated Press | Signal AP


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