NEW YORK (AP) - Filmmaker Ken Burns is wading into baseball's steroids era for a postscript to his 1994 PBS documentary about the sport.
The nine-part 1994 series "Baseball" was a refuge for fans during a year the sport was shut down for a strike.
A half-acre brush fire near the northbound Highway 14 at Soledad Canyon Road in Canyon Country was doused by a water-dropping helicopter at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, officials said.
Plum Canyon Elementary, Arroyo Seco Junior High and Saugus High School are collaborating in a restaurant dine out fundraising event in support of the Jeff Laird Memorial Fund on Wednesday at participating restaurants.
The band Incendio will open the 2010 series of the city's Concerts in the Park on July 10, officials announced Tuesday.
The Valencia High School softball team is getting closer to realizing its goal of going undefeated in the Foothill League this season.
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.
More than 70 local teachers will receive pink slips this year, as local school districts struggle with millions of dollars in lost funding from the state.
The secret of life is enjoying the passage of time.
In the April 28 edition of The Signal ("Legislator calls for Arizona boycott"), state Senate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg stated we have a moral obligation to send Arizona a message regarding the recent passage of certain legislation in that state.
I found Lois Eisenberg's account of her visit to the local court ("Court jesters," May 3) informative.
Leadership is the primary responsibility of those who own businesses. It starts by leading from the front, not hiding in an office where the owner cannot be seen and is seldom heard.
There are so many ways to prepare potatoes that it's no surprise spuds remain a family favorite. People most often think of potatoes as the ultimate side dish; however, it's time to move potatoes to the center of the plate! Prepared mashed potatoes, such as Idahoan mashed potatoes, can help add a little extra flavor, crunch or creaminess to a variety of recipes.
One West Ranch High School senior recently learned that pillow fights aren't just for sleepovers.
Canyon High School's National Honor Society chapter is hosting a dance marathon to raise money for LETMESAIL, an organization that works to provide therapeutic, social, recreational and educational opportunities for differently-abled individuals in the Santa Clarita Valley.
Eighteen students in the William S. Hart Union High School District's Regional Occupational Program came away from the annual ROP awards ceremony with medals attesting to their excellent academic achievement and positive attitudes in the career-oriented ROP classes in which they are enrolled.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - California's recidivism rate dropped in the years before Gov. Jerry Brown's realignment law took effect, even though six of every 10 offenders returned to prison, the corrections department said in a report released Wednesday.
The con-artist comedy "American Hustle and the 3-D space odyssey "Gravity" lead the Academy Awards with 10 nominations each, including nods for best picture.
Fracking has captured the headlines recently, but another, less well-known technique for extracting oil trapped in rock cavities deep underground is increasingly being used in California and is an even bigger threat to health and the environment.
I'd like to applaud Sue Hartman's Jan. 10 column in The Signal ("Fracking for a prosperous California") regarding the benefits of fracking. And I'd like to add a couple of thoughts.
Political pundits have put Chris Christie and Hillary Clinton as the front runners for the next president. Let's compare how the two have handled themselves in the face of recent scandals.
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Thursday:
This summer, the Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce will host the third annual Patriot Luncheon on July 11 at the Hyatt Regency Valencia.
Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich will address the Santa Clarita Valley business and community leaders on May 1 at the fifth annual State of the County Luncheon.
We all know that perception often influences our decisions, yet we catch ourselves and become reminded that what we perceive isn't always what's really going on. With the constant barrage of information available in today's 24/7 world, it's important to not get caught up in the day-to-day market volatility and news headlines. That daily hype doesn't always dovetail with what Wells Fargo Advisors top strategists are observing in the financial marketplace.
With everything from nationally ranked academic programs to effective career education opportunities and college placement services, Hart district students are afforded every opportunity to excel in an increasingly competitive academic environment.
Whether priorities are schools, recreation or convenience and friendly neighborhoods, home buyers are finding that Fair Oaks Ranch by Pardee Homes fills the bill.