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.
If you have been shopping in Old Town Newhall lately, or visited the weekly farmers market Thursdays, you may have noticed that things are looking a little different on Main Street.
On Aug. 24, The Signal ran a "Democratic Voices" column written by College of the Canyons student Melissa Kaufler in which she wrote a very melodramatic paen to Ted Kennedy ("Remembering my hero, Ted Kennedy").
Most Americans have a romanticized notion of Alaska as free-ranging, full of Brawny towel men and moose-shooting hockey moms, but is Alaska the most socialist state in the Union?
Witty but not cheesy.
Kevin Fenenbock, of Colliers International, has been promoted to senior vice president in Colliers' Encino office.
Value of joy
CINCINNATI (AP) - When Cincinnati Reds second baseman Brandon Phillips injured his hand on Wednesday, the door was opened for Hart High graduate Chris Valaika, who was called up to the team Tuesday.
Obviously, the City Council of Santa Clarita thinks everything could be done better by hiring for-profit experts. Why would they decide to quit our excellent Los Angeles County library system? As a county resident (2.1 miles outside the city boundaries) I am wondering how long it will take for the city to charge me for using "their" library. Anyone want to take any bets on this one?
I cannot believe the audacity of our elected Santa Clarita City Council and City Manager Ken Pulskamp.
Did you know that many banks have special financing options designed for woman-, minority- and veteran-owned businesses?
After his team won back-to-back titles, it could have been easy for Ryan Espinosa to get complacent.
Tony Alamo, a 75-year-old evangelist sentenced to spend the rest of his life behind bars for having sex with young children, will have a chance to fight his 175-year prison sentence before a federal appeals court next month, officials announced Friday.
Valencia High School Choir has been accepted to perform in Europe.
A little bitty tear rolled down her very pretty cheek
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.