Hello, Santa Clarita Valley! Welcome to The-Signal.com's Daybreak, your point of entry for the day, and a quick journey through the past, present and future. Let the adventure begin:
Santa Clarita City Manager Ken Pulskamp was named president of the City Managers Department of the League of California Cities.
The city of Santa Clarita is inviting local residents to attend informational meetings on its first-time homebuyer program, called FirstHOME.
The city of Santa Clarita has been awarded $4,620,000 in funding for innovative environmental technologies as part of the federal American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 Transit Investments in Greenhouse Gas and Energy Reduction (TIGGER) competitive grant program.
Following a vigorous and rewarding selection process, Congregation Beth Shalom of the Santa Clarita Valley is proud to welcome Rabbi Howard Siegel, who will serve as the Conservative temple's interim clergy for the next year.
"It is with great pleasure and happiness that I announce that Rabbi Howard Siegel is our new Interim Rabbi!" said Arlene Gold, president of the Congregation's Board of Trustees.
Artist Patrick Morrison's work will be proudly presented in the College of the Canyons Art Gallery Oct. 6-31.
A Santa Clarita resident and deputies have put an end to a burglary crime spree involving as many as 30 daytime residential burglaries occurring in Saugus, Bridgeport, North Park, Valencia and Northbridge dating back to April of this year.
The city of Santa Clarita and the Blue Ribbon Task Force invite community teens and parents to attend the "2009 Teen Scene Unplugged: Helping Parents and Teens Survive the Teenage Years" event.
LOS ANGELES -- Beginning Saturday, Oct. 3, visitors to the California Science Center will explore the controversial issues of race and racism in the United States through the thought-provoking exhibit "RACE: Are We So Different?"
SAN FRANCISCO -- The Open Book Alliance, a coalition of librarians, legal scholars, authors, publishers, and technology companies created to counter the proposed Google Book Settlement in its current form, today issued the following statement in response to the settlement parties' motion for a postponement of the Oct. 7 fairness hearing:
"When the proposed Google Book Settlement came before the court, hundreds and hundreds of diverse voices raised significant objections, ranging from antitrust to copyright to privacy concerns.
CHICAGO -- Feeding America announced today that Miley Cyrus, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Marcia Cross, Lance Bass, Alison Sweeney, Christina Applegate, OneRepublic and Rob Thomas have joined Sheryl Crow, Ben Harper, Joel & Benji Madden, Jonny Lang and Tom Morello in the fight against hunger and to participate in the "Rock a Little, Feed a Lot" benefit concert on Tuesday, Sept. 29 at the Nokia Club, 800 West Olympic Blvd., Los Angeles 90015.
RANDOLPH, Mass. -- The National Autism Center, a nonprofit organization dedicated to serving individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD), today released its National Standards Report, the most comprehensive analysis of treatments for children and adolescents with ASD ever published.
Several local non‐profit organizations have joined together to create a unique new event to help develop community awareness of local businesses.
Saugus High School World Language and Art classes on Sept. 11 took part in an international art and literacy project, Pinwheels for Peace by planting pinwheels with messages of peace on the Saugus High School quad.
The Hart High cheerleaders kicked off the 2009-2010 season with their third annual Cell Phones for Soldiers drive.
My mother made an indelible impression on me because she gave me the most valuable tool a parent could give a child, love and confidence.
The public gathered at Val Verde Park on May 3 to contribute small items for capsule that will provide future residents with a snapshot of life in 2014.
Mother's day comes each May
Every kid probably thinks that their mom is the best mom ever and that they're probably the best mom to them. There are reasons why us kids think our mother is the best.
Last April an event at Hart Campgrounds had 784 legs and was covered in mud and sweat before the end of the day.
"Are you here for the auction?" this from who I assume is the owner, or manager, of the storage establishment; the person behind the clipboard, keys, and information on which spaces were to be sold today.
I would like to address briefly two letters to the editor that were published Sunday in The Signal.
As the College of the Canyons Theatre Department performs "Rent" at the Performing Arts Center on May 9, 10, 11, 16, and 17, it puts the spotlight on Marfan syndrome, which is believed to have caused the death of "Rent" playwright Jonathan Larson at the age of 35.
Someone has rightly said that a true friend is one who walks in when everyone else is walking out. In most areas of life, tragedy and trial bring truth to the surface. Your true character is best seen in the worst of situations, when the façade falls away and you no longer can hide who you are. When it comes to friendships, hard times bring out the reality of the relationship.
The last week and a half has provided interesting insight into exactly what Saugus is capable of.
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - Marian Gaborik scored with seven seconds left in regulation to force overtime, and then scored 12:07 into the extra period to lift the Los Angeles Kings to a 3-2 win Saturday night against the Anaheim Ducks in the opener of the first playoff series between the Southern California teams.
This past week I watched Brian Tracy's video "Success is a Journey" a total of five times as I facilitated client orientations.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - A horse with a humble pedigree. A couple of working stiff owners. A 77-year-old trainer with his first Kentucky Derby horse.