The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved Tuesday the 55-point action plan initiated to provide comprehensive integrated services for the county's child welfare system.
High school art exhibit
Sulphur Springs Elementary School wanted to find a way to encourage students to earn 100 percent of their Accelerated Reader goal. After collaborating with the staff at Golden Oak Elementary School, the Sulphur Springs staff decided to model a pancake breakfast after a similar reward program at Golden Oak.
I want to thank the city of Santa Clarita and our local paper, The Signal, for making us all aware of the loss of one of our own, Spc. Rudy A. Acosta, age 19, from Canyon Country.
I am a long-time resident of Santa Clarita Valley, and I am wondering why we do not do more to honor our local fallen soldiers.
See "Related Content" for links to articles in The Signal about U.S. Army Spc.Rudy A. Acosta, 19, of Canyon Country, Calif., who died on March 19, 2011 in Afghanistan.
Wells Fargo Private Bank has announced Vladimir Victorio as senior private banker for the San Fernando and Santa Clarita valley regions.
Hubbadaddy's Rehearsal Studios hosts its first "Sunday Session" on Sunday, April 3 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at The Cellar Wine Bar inside All Corked Up.
Michele E. Buttelman's "Salute to Freedom of the Press" (March 20) certainly was strong on why this freedom is important.
Jim McElvain's March 22 letter, "Politicians over-paid, out of touch," commented broadly on past-Speaker Nancy Pelosi's costly trips.
About 50 students from the College of the Canyons Mathematics, Engineering, Science, Achievement program were awarded new laptops as part of California Connects, a statewide program designed to increase digital literacy and broadband access throughout the state's underserved communities.
For the second year, scholarships have eased the financial burdens of promising and talented students at California Institute of the Arts.
Local nonprofit organization leaders are invited to the fundraising seminar, Meet the Grantmakers from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. April 6 at the Dr. Dianne G. Van Hook University Center, Room 258, on the college's Valencia campus.
On Monday, Los Angeles County Mayor Michael D. Antonovich announced Metrolink's new late-night train service after weekday Los Angeles Dodgers home games and throughout the regular season.
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.
PORT ORCHARD, Wash. (AP) - A Washington state judge on Friday said Casey Kasem's daughter, not her stepmother, is in charge of the medical care for the 82-year-old radio personality, who remains in critical condition with an infected bedsore.
PASADENA, Calif. (AP) - A federal appeals court revived on Friday a New York woman's lawsuit against a Southern California museum to return two 16th century paintings seized by Nazis during World War II.
GRANTS PASS, Ore. (AP) - A federal agency has agreed to restore temporary buffer zones for spraying several common agricultural pesticides along salmon streams in Oregon, California and Washington while it continues work on a permanent rule.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) - Same-sex couples began getting married in Wisconsin on Friday shortly after a federal judge struck down the state's gay marriage ban and despite confusion over the effect of the ruling.