View Mobile Site

Archive By Author - Signal Staff


Fire scorches hillside in Canyon Country

A wildfire burned an acre of brush on a hillside behind Pinetree Community School in Canyon Country on Tuesday.

April 27, 2011 | By Signal Staff | Santa Clarita Valley News


Letter: GOP giving us more fairy tales

Hey, Santa Clarita Valley. Everybody get the latest email of Rep. Howard "Buck" McKeon, R-Santa Clarita, with the GOP's new strategy? It's called "Path to Prosperity."

April 27, 2011 | By Sue Smith Canyon Country | Letters to the Editor


Gary Horton: Life’s good in the slow lane

Last week, I commented on the Financial Times' glossy weekend magazine devoted to conspicuous spending for the economically elite - and those who want to be. We contrasted "buying pricey stuff" with supporting the Santa Clarita Valley Emergency Winter Shelter.

April 27, 2011 | By Gary Horton | Columnists


Letter: Thanks to hospital staff for saving my son

Jan. 17 brought a 46-year-old man to the emergency room of Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital.

April 27, 2011 | By Rosemarie Codner Vero Beach, Fla. | Letters to the Editor


Fiesta in a flash!

Gather friends and family around the table to celebrate Cinco de Mayo with these specially selected recipes. They're fast and easy to prepare, so you can relax and share a festive meal with those you love.

April 27, 2011 | By Family Features | Food


Gil Mertz: Gays don’t warrant a lesson plan in schools

With all of the desperate problems facing the state of California, the state Senate determined last week that a high priority for our citizens is a mandate that gays, lesbians, bisexuals and transgender people would be added to the list of social and ethnic groups that public schools must include in social studies.

April 27, 2011 | By Gil Mertz | Columnists


2Day in the SCV: Wednesday, April 27, 2011

Rioux Park walking group

April 27, 2011 | By Signal Staff and Wire Services | Santa Clarita Valley News


How you can learn lessons in recovery from Great Recession

Americans have been living through what many financial experts consider the worst economic times since the Great Depression. Many have struggled with home mortgages amid layoffs and downsizings, while others regret some of their past financial choices.

April 27, 2011 | By Janice France Pettit Union Bank | Business Columns


Craig Duswalt: From entrepreneurs, to entrepreneurs

One of the best qualities you can have is to be teachable. Learn to listen to others.

April 27, 2011 | By Craig Duswalt | Business Columns


'Annie' opens this week at Rosedell Elementary

The local community is invited to Rosedell Elementary School's production of "Annie."

April 27, 2011 | By Signal Staff | Santa Clarita Valley News


Meet the Winemaker series at Vino 100

Vino 100 is hosting an in-store wine-tasting event, featuring Petra Santa Winery, as part of the store's Meet the Winemaker Series. Petra Santa Winery is from the Cienega Valley, located in California's Central Coast, on a 455-acre estate that is situated 25 miles from inland from Monterey Bay.

April 27, 2011 | By Signal Staff | Local Business News


Mitchell Community School is honored for high academics

Mitchell Community School has been selected by California Business for Education Excellence as one of 1,221 public schools in California to be named a 2010 Honor Roll school.

April 27, 2011 | For The Signal | SCV Schools


Participation in Screamin Daily Deals pays off with check

Screamin Daily Deals recently presented Sierra Vista Junior High School with a $3,000 check as part of its School Rewards Program. The check was from parents signing up for Screamin Daily Deals and a bonus for having an 80 percent or greater participation rate. Each time a parent purchases one of the website's deals, the school will receive 10 percent of the proceeds. Checks are sent to schools quarterly.

April 27, 2011 | By Signal Staff | SCV Schools


Career & College Club guides kids to success

Members of the Career & College Club, or CCC, at La Mesa Junior High School presented their final projects to eighth-grade students recently. The topics included "A-G" requirements, college systems and financial aid.

April 27, 2011 | For The Signal | SCV Schools


West Ranch High School celebrates jazz

Southern California jazz-lovers and students of jazz spent a day filled with music performed by West Ranch High School students and others, ranging from junior high through university levels, as Jazz Appreciation Month was observed April 16 at the school.

April 27, 2011 | For The Signal | SCV Schools


« First  « Prev  1847 1848 1849 1850 1851  Next »  Last »

Page 1849 of 2958

Articles By Author - Signal Staff


Streep, Bullock, Tomlin, Diaz celebrate Jane Fonda

LOS ANGELES (AP) - The American Film Institute's celebration of Jane Fonda was like a who's who of Hollywood women.

June 06, 2014 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


Help! My car's engine cut off: Here's what to do

WASHINGTON (AP) - The faulty General Motors ignition switches blamed for dozens of crashes, some fatal, aren't the only reason a moving car can suddenly stall. It happened to Bill Van Tassel a couple of weeks ago, as he was steering his Mazda Miata around a turn on an Interstate onramp.

June 06, 2014 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


US employers add 217K jobs; rate stays at 6.3 pct.

WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. employers added 217,000 jobs in May, a substantial gain for a fourth straight month, fueling hopes that the economy will accelerate after a grim start to the year.

June 06, 2014 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


Texas GOP advances 'therapy' for gays

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - Gay Republicans in Texas said Friday they may stop fighting their party's proposed endorsement of "reparative therapy" over worries that even tougher anti-gay language could be added to the party platform.

June 06, 2014 | By Associated Press | Signal AP


7 ideas to turn an acquaintance into a friend

You are at the ball field watching your son's baseball game. You cheer him on as he rounds home plate. The crowd cheers. You look around as everyone rises to their feet and even though the stands are full, you feel alone.

June 06, 2014 | Nicole Carpenter Deseret News | Hot Topics


Prediction: who will and should win at the Tonys

NEW YORK (AP) - It's been a year on Broadway so unpredictable that the only thing for certain at the Tony Awards on Sunday is that Hugh Jackman will be the host. There have been no clear juggernauts - although some wonderful performances - and critics have largely bemoaned the lack of strong new good musicals and plays. In fact, the best revival categories this year easily overshadow anything new.

June 06, 2014 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


Valencia, Zone 5, Public Safety and Crime Prevention Information

During the past week, the criminal incidents reported in Valencia included, vehicle burglaries, theft from an unlocked vehicle and numerous shoplifting reports from local businesses.

June 06, 2014 | Source: Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station | Crime Reports


California Legacy License Plates will be pressed

Sacramento, CA – In 2012, when Assemblyman Mike Gatto (D-Los Angeles) introduced AB 1658 and created the California Legacy License Plate Program, he wanted to do something nice for those who preserve California's classic-car heritage.

June 06, 2014 | Source: Assemblyman Mike Gatto's office | Santa Clarita Valley News


L.A. police chief knows drones are hot button issue

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Los Angeles police Chief Charlie Beck says he's aware of the controversy over drones and he'll talk to privacy and civil rights groups before deciding whether to use a pair of radio-controlled aerial surveillance craft transferred from the Seattle Police Department.

June 06, 2014 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


DUI checkpoint planned in SCV tonight

On Friday, June 6th, 2014, The California Highway Patrol Newhall Area Office will be conducting a sobriety checkpoint in the unincorporated area of Los Angeles County. The checkpoint will begin at approximately 6:30 pm and conclude at approximately 2:30 am Saturday, June 7th, 2014.

June 06, 2014 | Source: California Highway Patrol | Santa Clarita Valley News


VA head says 18 vets left off wait list have died

PHOENIX (AP) - In a new revelation in the growing Veterans Affairs' scandal, the organization's acting head says that an additional 18 veterans whose names were kept off an official electronic VA appointment list have died.

June 06, 2014 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


World remembers D-Day 70 years later

COLLEVILLE-SUR-MER, France (AP) - Gone are the screaming shells, seasick soldiers and bloodied waters of 1944. On Friday, a sun-splattered Normandy celebrated peace, with silent salutes, tears and international friendship marking 70 years since the D-Day invasion helped change the course of World War II and modern history.

June 06, 2014 | By Associated Press | Signal AP


Report: Deputy was wounded by partner

COMPTON, Calif. (AP) - A Los Angeles County sheriff's deputy wounded during a confrontation with a cyclist was a victim of friendly fire.

June 05, 2014 | The Associated Press | Signal AP


Nancy Reagan commemorates husband's death

SIMI VALLEY, Calif. (AP) - Nancy Reagan has visited the California grave of her husband, President Ronald Reagan, on the 10th anniversary of his death.

June 05, 2014 | The Associated Press | Signal AP


Spurs beat Miami in the heat, take 1-0 series lead

SAN ANTONIO (AP) - The San Antonio Spurs handled the Heat, and the heat, during a sweltering start to the NBA Finals.

June 05, 2014 | By The Associated Press | Pro Sports News


146 147 148 149 150  Next »  Last »

Page 148 of 158


Powered By
Morris Technology
Please wait ...