Former coworkers and family members are holding a memorial service for Sheriff's Deputy Hagop "Jake" Kuredjian, killed nine years ago today in a Stevenson Ranch shootout. The memorial will be held around noon at Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Hollywood Hills, where Kuredjian is buried. Kevyn Major Howard, founder of Fueled by the Fallen (www.fueledbythefallen.com), will be there with the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department's memorial cruiser, inscribed with the names of fallen lawmen. Forest Lawn is located at 6300 Forest Lawn Drive. For more information contact Sheriff's Deputy Mike Ascolese at (818) 374-2511.
A 25-year-old Canyon Country man was being held on $46,000 bail Monday after deputies found brass knuckles, cocaine and an open beer container in his vehicle, authorities said.
A San Bernadino man was arrested Sunday morning when officers found 74.7 pounds of in his pick up truck which was stalled on the 210 Freeway, a few miles south of the Santa Clarita Valley.
Marcus Garrett doesn't mind improvising when it comes to his junior varsity squad at Saugus.
Dear county Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich, you were our hero 23 years ago when you were so helpful with our "fight" for cityhood.
Regarding David Hegg's column "When world views collide," Aug. 15: What the heck is a "humanist"? I checked the dictionary but came up short. It seems that certain people have a way with labels.
As I take my two young children to school each and every day, one thing stands out - careless drivers.
A mosque in lower Manhattan is not the problem. Our First Amendment gives them that right, if they meet local zoning codes. Rather, efforts to advance Islam's sharia law, with its radical requirements of jihad and violence, is the unspoken issue.
On Aug. 25 at around 4 p.m., I was driving home after finishing my volunteer shift at the College of the Canyons blood drive.
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.
The following is a collection of essays fifth-grade students at Live Oak Elementary School, sharing what they did over their summer vacation.
Joe Klein, of Santa Clarita, works in the movie industry as a special-effects technician - a fact that conjures up visions of high-tech resources and top-secret technology.
Newspaper veteran Jana Adkins has been appointed business editor for The Signal and will focus the section on local business interests, Executive Editor Lila Littlejohn announced Monday.
The Small Business Development Center, with the Advanced Technology Institute, is holding a health insurance solutions conference at College of the Canyons on Sept. 17 from 8 a.m. to noon.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - The diesel-burning locomotive, the workhorse of American railroads since World War II, will soon begin burning natural gas - a potentially historic shift that could cut fuel costs, reduce pollution and strengthen the advantage railroads hold over trucks in long-haul shipping.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - In a move that could give gay marriage its first foothold in the South, Virginia's attorney general said Thursday he concluded the state's ban on same-sex unions is unconstitutional and he will join the fight against it.
MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Police in Miami Beach say pop singer Justin Bieber has been charged with resisting arrest without violence in addition to drag racing and DUI. Police also say the singer told authorities he had consumed alcohol, smoked marijuana and taken prescription drugs.
MONTREUX, Switzerland (AP) - Furiously divided from the start, representatives of Syrian President Bashar Assad and the rebellion against him threatened Wednesday to collapse a peace conference intended to lead them out of civil war.
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) - A Mexican national was executed Wednesday night in Texas for killing a Houston police officer, despite pleas and diplomatic pressure from the Mexican government and the U.S. State Department to halt the punishment.
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Fifty years ago, President Lyndon B. Johnson delivered his famous "War on Poverty" speech, purposing "to cure it and, above all, to prevent it." Unfortunately, like our other wars in the last half-century, this one has not lived up to its noble ideals.
This letter is in response to the letter of Nancy A. Meister ("Affordable Care Act: A success story," The Signal Jan. 17.)
I believe in Gary Morrison's passion, but not his facts ("Fiddling while climate change damages the Earth" Jan 12 Signal).
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.