The American Planning Association recently recognized the city of Santa Clarita with two awards for creating an outstanding planning project and information tools.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. - As tens of thousands of Californians prepare to mark Independence Day, the California Highway Patrol (CHP) reminds everyone to keep safety a top priority. The holiday falls on a Sunday this year. For many people it will be a three-day weekend full of celebration and good times.
SACRAMENTO -- Since May 7, 2010, the California Highway Patrol (CHP) has suffered the loss of five officers who died in the line of duty.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Rep. Howard P. "Buck" McKeon (R-Santa Clarita) Monday issued the following statement after the United States Supreme Court issued its ruling in McDonald v. City of Chicago with a 5-4 decision that the Second Amendment applies to state and local governments:
The city of Santa Clarita will host a dedication and naming of the Teen Room at the Newhall Community Center in honor of the late Ed Redd on Wednesday, June 30 at 3:30 p.m.
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) - There will be no all-Williams final at Wimbledon this year. Defending champion Serena has a good chance of playing for her fourth title on Saturday, but big sister and five-time winner Venus will be a spectator this time. Venus was ousted in the quarterfinals Tuesday, losing 6-2, 6-3 to 82nd-ranked Tsvetana Pironkova of Bulgaria. Venus, seeded second, had reached the Wimbledon final in eight of the past 10 years. This time, ...
Blessed Kateri Tekakwitha Catholic Parish will host a comedy night fundraiser to benefit the Santa Clarita Valley Emergency Winter Shelter on July 11. The event will feature a silent auction and several comedians, including headliner Randy Lubas. The silent auction will begin at 3 p.m. and the show will start at 4 p.m. Tickets are $12 and can be purchased at www.santaclaritashelter.com. All proceeds will benefit the SCV Emergency Winter Shelter.
The Newhall Community Center Teen Room will be named and dedicated in honor of the late Ed Redd at 3:30 p.m. Wednesday. Redd, who died in March, served as Parks, Recreation and Community Services commissioner since August 2002. The Parks, Recreation and Community Services Commission and the Santa Clarita City Council unanimously voted earlier this year to name the Teen Room in Redd's honor.
The city of Santa Clarita selected the works of eight local artists to decorate bus shelters around the city leading up to the Festival of the Arts in October.
Student Michael Benz knows first-hand the benefits Golden Oak Adult School provides. "Originally, I went to high school; I kind of b.s.'d my way through it," Benz said. "I didn't feel like I was ready. All the work was too much." The 22-year-old was dealing with family issues and other personal challenges throughout his years in high school. He ended up supporting himself via a minimum-wage job in a warehouse. "I believe that a lot ...
Power Automotive Group and Valencia BMW, in conjunction with the Old Town Newhall Association, sponsored the summer Car Show on Sunday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Main Street in downtown Newhall. Admission was free to show participants and spectators. The show featured many local car clubs and vehicles that pre-date 1972, including Model-Ts, street rods, classics and much more. Also featured were food vendors, local exhibitors offering goods and services, craft vendors, 50/50s ...
Pressure brings out either the worst in players or the absolute best. Given that Santa Clarita Christian was favored to repeat as CIF-Southern Section Division I 8-Man football champions, it would be easy to assume that the newfound expectations intimidated the Cardinals. Such was not true, as the Cardinals would ride BYU-bound Collin Keoshian to repeat as champions, again defeating arch rival Faith Baptist in the title game. Just as in football, the SCCS boys ...
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 there is one thing we learned about The Master's College in 2009-2010, it's that the Mustangs can compete at the national level.
Apparently Paul Strickland never heard the adage, "There's no such thing as a free lunch."
Overall crimes reported in the Newhall area saw a slight increase during the week, but year to date reported crimes still remain lower than the previous year.
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) - An Arizona man was seriously hurt when a car-size boulder slid onto a mountain road and landed on him while he and his co-workers were trying to move another massive rock off the road.
NEW YORK (AP) - Life in lower Manhattan resembled any ordinary day on Wednesday as workers rushed to their jobs in the muggy heat, but time stood still at the World Trade Center site while families wept for loved ones who perished in the terror attacks 12 years ago.
SANTA CLARITA - Volunteers searching for missing teen Bryce Laspisa are buoyed today with news of a possible sighting near a Valencia shopping center, the missing boy's uncle said.
Santa Clarita, CA – Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station/Traffic Unit will be conducting a DUI/Drivers License checkpoint on September 13, 2013, at an undisclosed location within the city limits between the hours of 6:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m. Checkpoints are placed in locations that have the greatest opportunity for achieving drunk and drugged driving deterrence and provide the greatest safety for officers and the public.
Washington, D.C. - House Armed Services Committee Chairman Howard P. "Buck" McKeon, R-Santa Clarita, made the following statement in observance of the twelfth anniversary of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks:
So here are two old war protest songs that again have become timely for our day:
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WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama conditionally endorsed a Russian offer for international inspectors to seize and destroy deadly chemical weapons in Syria as efforts to avert retaliatory U.S. missile strikes shift from Washington to the United Nations.
DERA ISMAIL KHAN, Pakistan (AP) - The Pakistani Taliban and the army exchanged prisoners Wednesday as a confidence building measure ahead of possible peace talks, intelligence officials and militant commanders said.
REDDING, Calif. (AP) - Crews battling a wildfire in Northern California that destroyed 30 homes and damaged 30 others are expecting more favorable weather to help.
NEW DELHI (AP) - Saying their crime shocked the conscience of India, the prosecutor in the fatal New Delhi gang rape called Wednesday for all four convicted rapists to be hanged, while one of the defendants shouted out his innocence as police drove him into the courthouse.
HAMILTON, Bermuda (AP) - Humberto grew to hurricane force far out in the Atlantic early Wednesday, becoming the first hurricane of the Atlantic season, while Bermuda shook off a drenching by Tropical Storm Gabrielle.
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) - A federal appeals court said Google wrongly collected people's personal correspondence and online activities through their Wi-Fi systems as it drove down their streets with car cameras shooting photos for its Street View mapping project.
TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) - A powerful car bomb exploded Wednesday near Libya's Foreign Ministry building in the heart of the eastern coastal city of Benghazi, security officials said, exactly one year after an attack there killed the U.S. ambassador and three other Americans.