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
Teenagers: How do we guide them to make good decisions? What do you need to know about your teens and their friends? What do you do if you think your teen needs help? How do we help them make the right choices in life? While the answers to these questions are never easy, help and guidance are readily found at the city's annual Teen Scene Unplugged.
Hi Robert, I built an 80-square-foot flagstone patio in my back yard. I excavated and put in a 2"-3" sand base, set the flagstone, made a mortar mix of one part Portland cement and five parts sand, the mix was blended in a trough with a hoe then was swept into the joints, tamped down with a 1" x 2" and refilled. The patio was then watered and covered with plastic for two days. The ...
On Sept. 11, Route 66 Classic Grill hosted a 9/11 tribute in conjunction with our monthly classic car show. As owner of Route 66, I would like to thank the many individuals who participated.
I just returned from three days with my daughters at the Avon Walk for Breast Cancer. I was so energized and excited because of the thousands of women there who raised more than $6 million to fight this horrible disease. Then I crashed to earth when I read the Country Journal letters to the editor regarding the "raid" by Los Angeles County on a local "animal hoarder."
New Lutheran church Who: Living Faith Lutheran Church What: Guest pastor Rev. Laurie Arroyo, Assistant to Bishop for Lay Leadership, will speak about "The Book of Faith." When: 5p.m. Sunday worship, 4p.m. Sunday School Where: St. Stephen's Episcopal Church, 24901 Orchard Village Road in Santa Clarita Contact: (661) 857-4535 Speaking of bliss Who: Unitarian Universalists of SCV What: Rev. Stefanie Etzbach-Dale on "The Geography of Bliss" with Water Communion When: 10:30 a.m. Sunday Where: 22900 ...
The Santa Clarita Festival of the Arts, sponsored by Lockheed Federal Credit Union, will highlight a spectrum of artistic talent in Old Town Newhall on Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 2 and 3.
SACRAMENTO - The California Highway Patrol is marking National Child Passenger Safety Week Sept. 19-25 by educating the public about properly securing their most precious loved ones.
Progress Reports Available Online In order to save the costs of mailing, students will carry home hard copy progress reports this year. The first progress report will come home with students on Sept. 24, however, parents may access progress report information online on Sept. 22, through Infinite Campus. Parents can visit their school website to sign up and start the process to gain instant access to accurate, current and confidential information about their child(ren)'s school ...
Here are the results of The-Signal.com's latest Reader Meter poll. The-Signal.com visitors cast a total of 192 votes from Friday, Sept. 10 to Friday, Sept. 17, 2010. Question: "Do you agree that the military's 'don't ask, don't tell' policy is unconstitutional?" * Don't care (28 votes) * No (107 votes) * Yes (57 votes) Click here to vote in The-Signal.com's current Reader Meter poll, in which the question is: What ...
SAN FRANCISCO -- Prepaid cards continue to grow in popularity, but this new form of plastic payment comes with high fees and weaker protections than those offered by traditional debit or credit cards, according to a new report by Consumers Union, the nonprofit publisher of Consumer Reports.
A 72-year-old Santa Clarita woman was taken to the hospital Thursday after she was struck by a moving vehicle in a Stevenson Ranch parking lot.
Local high school students probing water issues that affect the Santa Clarita Valley could earn themselves a $7,000 scholarship for their environmental efforts.
Editor's note: This column was originally published in The Signal in October of 2008. Where do you store your wine? Do you keep it in a cellar or spare closet? Perhaps you have a wine refrigerator, or you carefully stack each bottle in a wine rack in a corner of your dining room. Wherever you store your wine, following a few basic wine storage guidelines will help ensure that every bottle in your collection is ...
CINCINNATI (AP) - Billy Hamilton is still looking for his first major league plate appearance. Cincinnati's prized prospect has yet to play in the field, and he's already paying huge dividends for the streaking Reds.
In an event featuring four reigning California state cross country team champions, the Saugus High girls ran a heart-stopping race to upset Great Oak High of Temecula in a powerhouse battle.
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) - Tokyo was awarded the 2020 Olympics on Saturday, capitalizing on its reputation as a "safe pair of hands" and defying concerns about the Fukushima nuclear crisis.
NEW YORK (AP) - Far below the earth where the twin towers once stood, a cavernous museum on hallowed ground is finally nearing completion.
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) - For decades, this city in California's agricultural heartland relied exclusively on cheap, plentiful groundwater and pumped increasingly larger amounts from an aquifer as its population grew.
BIG BEAR LAKE (AP) - Fire crews are responding to a report of smoke near Southern California's Bear Mountain ski resort.
PHOENIX (AP) - An Arizona woman is getting her first taste of freedom in more than two decades after an appeals court overturned her murder conviction, setting the stage for a retrial as prosecutors seek to put her back on death row.
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama faces a high-stakes week of trying to convince a skeptical Congress and a war-weary American public that they should back him on a military strike against Syria.
NASA's newest robotic explorer rocketed into space late Friday in an unprecedented moonshot from Virginia that dazzled sky watchers along the East Coast.
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.