LOS ANGELES COUNTY - Despite efforts by the city of Palmdale, supported by Los Angeles County, to assume control of the Palmdale Airport, Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) has refused to give up the airport terminal's lease, which continues in effect through 2011 -- although LAWA ceased commercial air operations at Palmdale Airport in Dec. 2008.
SACRAMENTO - The California Small Business Association has recognized Assemblyman Cameron Smyth (R-Santa Clarita) for his commitment to job creation and his support of small business issues in California.
College of the Canyons officials have received reports from some local residents that solicitors, representing themselves as COC students, have been going door-to-door in Santa Clarita Valley neighborhoods allegedly selling magazine subscriptions or ads for Los Angeles newspapers.
The SCV Senior Center hosts the 2010 "Celebrity Waiter Dinner" at 6 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 6 at the Hyatt Valencia to benefit the Adult Day Care Respite Program at the Santa Clarita Valley Senior Center.
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First Place I think we can all be good citizens by picking up litter. The less trash that's lying around, the cleaner our own city is. No one wants to live in a trash heap. We can also be good citizens at home by taking care of other peoples' things. If someone asks you to hold their ice cream cone, don't eat it! Things like these can help you be a good citizen. Matthew Deegan ...
Made any resolutions this year? Stop smoking. Lose weight. Exercise - How's that going for you?
Local kids at the Huckleberry Creative Learning Center in Newhall spent last Monday making robots as part of the robotics class taught by Eric Rettke.
The Signal ran a story last weekend regarding remarks I made at a rally in our city on Jan. 16 ("Kellar's war with words," Jan. 24).
Bank of Santa Clarita saw a 21 percent growth in deposits last year and a 3 percent growth in its loan portfolio, the commercial bank reported.
A group of local friends from Valencia spent Jan. 16 raising $150 for the American Red Cross to help the victims of last Tuesday's 7.0 earthquake in Haiti.
Members of the Student Task Forces at Canyon Country High School and Valencia High School will host a Haiti relief project, "Dollars for Haiti," from Jan. 26-29.
Nashville, Tenn./ Indianapolis, Ind. - Soles4Souls (giveshoes.org) and Finish Line (finishline.com) have joined forces to bring shoes to victims of the devastating earthquake in Haiti.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Washington Wizards guard Javaris Crittenton has pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor gun charge - 10 days after teammate Gilbert Arenas pleaded guilty to a felony gun charge.
SCV Green invites all who love the Santa Clarita Valley's open spaces and wildlands to an evening wine-and-chocolate reception and silent art auction on Saturday, Feb. 13 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., at a Victorian home in Newhall's Happy Valley neighborhood, 24820 Fourl Road, Newhall 91321.
The new requirements for No Child Left Behind waivers from the Department of Education have some bad news for America's teachers.
Republicans have largely squandered an August that should have been spent preparing the American people for a showdown with Democrats over the president's health care law.
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - Rookie Wil Myers hit two homers off Jered Weaver, and the Tampa Bay Rayskept pace in the AL wild-card race with a 3-1 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Wednesday night.
DENVER (AP) - Jorge De La Rosa pitched six strong innings to win his sixth consecutive decision, Todd Helton homered and the Colorado Rockies snapped the Los Angeles Dodgers' six-game winning streak with a 7-5 victory on Wednesday night.
This year is the 30th anniversary of the first football CIF championships in Santa Clarita Valley history and to mark the occasion, Canyon and Hart high players have planned separate reunions.
BRUSSELS (AP) - Usain Bolt plans to retire after the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics.
YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK, Calif. (AP) - There was no evidence of an illegal marijuana grow near the spot where a raging wildfire started near Yosemite National Park, a federal forestry official said Wednesday.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - "American Idol" is betting that a judges' remix with Jennifer Lopez, Harry Connick Jr. and Keith Urban will fare better with viewers than bickering divas Mariah Carey and Nicki Minaj did last season.
SACRAMENTO (AP) - Democratic state senators are criticizing a plan by Gov. Jerry Brown to rent thousands of private prison and county jail cells to meet a federal court order to greatly reduce California's prison population.
On August 30, 2013, Los Angeles County Sheriff's Deputies from Parks Bureau stopped a male adult who was driving a vehicle on the roadway adjacent to Castaic Lake Park for a traffic violation.
NEW YORK (AP) - McDonald's Corp. says a revamped version of its Dollar Menu that includes items priced at $5 could be launched nationally this year.
WASHINGTON (AP) - It's the No. 1 question about President Barack Obama's health care law: Will consumers be able to afford the coverage?
Washington-Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) today announced her support for SB 4, a California State Senate bill sponsored by State Senator Fran Pavley (D-Agoura Hills) to establish regulations for hydraulic fracturing (fracking) and acidization of underground oil and gas formations.
WASHINGTON (AP) - High school students could start their days later and get more sleep if the nation's top education official gets his way.
WASHINGTON (AP) - In an impassioned appeal for support both at home and abroad, President Barack Obama said Wednesday the credibility of the international community and Congress is on the line in the debate over how to respond to the alleged use of chemical weapons in Syria. As Obama made his case overseas during a visit to Sweden, his appeal for military intervention ran into trouble on Capitol Hill.