Students at Golden Oak Elementary School decorated and wrote a special thank you message in holiday cards sent to U.S. troops serving overseas.
Golden Oak Elementary School recently held two awards ceremonies to honor the school's Accelerated Readers.
First Place My favorite holiday that I celebrate is Hanukkah. A Jewish game we play during Hanukkah is dreidel. Everyone playing gets into a circle and puts gelt (chocolate) in the middle. Then we take something that looks like an upside triangle, called a dreidel, and spin it. On each side of the dreidel are four Hebrew letters: "shin," "gimmel," "nun" and "hay." When a spin lands on "shin," one piece of gelt must be ...
WASHINGTON (AP) - Well on the way to winning passage before Christmas after clearing its biggest hurdle in the wee hours of the morning, the Senate's health care bill will make a "tremendous difference for families, for seniors, for businesses and for the country as a whole," President Barack Obama said Monday. Senate Democratic leaders basked in the victory for the landmark legislation that will insure 30 million more Americans. They looked ahead to the ...
College of the Canyons will close Wednesday for the winter break. A few offices remained open Monday and will remain open Tuesday for limited hours. Visit canyons.edu for a list. The college's switchboard will close at 6 p.m. Tuesday and reopen Monday morning, Jan. 4.
Sheriff's deputies arrested a man who allegedly stole items from a Stevenson Ranch Wal-Mart and are still searching for a second suspected thief, officials said.
FAIRBANKS, Alaska (AP) - Monday is Winter Solstice. The good news is the hours of daylight are going to start getting longer.
A resident's tip and extensive investigation led to the arrest Thursday of one of the two men suspected in the Nov. 11, 2009 attack on a Santa Clarita Valley deputy sheriff following a traffic stop at 21048 Golden Triangle Road in Canyon Country.
SANTA ANA, Calif. - The Commercial Advertisement Loudness Mitigation (C.A.L.M.) Act was approved by the U.S. House of Representatives Dec. 16, and SRS Labs (NASDAQ:SRSL), the industry leader in surround sound, audio and voice technologies, announced its strong support.
The Castaic Lake Water Agency (CLWA) announced today that it has won a significant victory in maintaining adequate water supplies for the Santa Clarita Valley.
More than 400 people received a holiday dinner Friday evening, which was sponsored by Hart High School's Associated Student Body for homeless students from the school and needy families from the nearby area.
The city of Santa Clarita invites community members to welcome the New Year with a splash at the 4th annual Glacier Slide Polar Bear Swim, held at 9 a.m. on Jan. 1, 2010 at the city's Aquatic Center Waterslide Pool.
Monday noon update: A Golden Valley High School basketball player is hospitalized in critical condition after a Friday night car crash, officials said. Erik Gould, 17, was one of three teens seriously injured in a crash on Soledad Canyon Road just east of Sand Canyon Road. Gould is in critical condition at Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital's intensive care unit, said hospital spokeswoman Laura Young. The names and conditions of the other two crash victims ...
The California Supreme Court denied the final appeal of the Las Lomas development on Dec. 17, 2009, upholding the lower court's ruling in favor of the city of Los Angeles.
In her letter to the editor ("Cameron Smyth is only kind to a few," Nov. 3), Kristin Ingram-Worthman castigated Cameron Smyth for not taking more money from Those Who Have No Name (let me guess, "the rich," perhaps?) and giving it to "poor kids without health care ... schools ... the elderly and disabled who ... have no dental or eye care."
WASHINGTON (AP) - Pushing military might and raising hopes it won't be needed, President Barack Obama threw his support Tuesday behind a plan for U.N. Security Council talks aimed at securing Syria's chemical weapons stockpiles, even as he continued to advance the fallback idea of U.S. airstrikes against Bashar Assad's regime.
This past weekend I appeared on CNN's State of the Union to discuss the ongoing situation in Syria.
SANTA CLARITA -- Providence Medical Institute Santa Clarita, a full-service physician practice and urgent care center, is expanding to meet the needs of the growing community.
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REDDING, Calif. (AP) - A wind-whipped, fast-moving wildfire in Northern California's Shasta County damaged 30 buildings, many of them homes, and threatened another 350 structures, fire officials said Tuesday.
LAKE MARY, Fla. (AP) - The 911 call seemed frantic: George Zimmerman's sobbing estranged wife said he was threatening her and her father with a gun and she feared for her life. Please come.
NEW YORK (AP) - Former "Jersey Shore" cast member Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino realized he had an addiction problem on a trip to Australia in February 2012.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - He said he would eat a bug to get you to buy a car. He promised that he would even stand upon his head until his ears were turning red if you would just, "Go see Cal."
PARIS (AP) - The world's largest solar-powered boat has docked on the banks of the Seine River, its final port of call after a three-month voyage across the Atlantic Ocean to study how the Gulf Stream and climate change could influence each other.
1. OBAMA: NO ONE DISPUTES CHEMICAL ARMS USE IN SYRIA
AMSTERDAM (AP) - A painting that sat for six decades in a Norwegian industrialist's attic after he was told it was a fake Van Gogh was pronounced the real thing Monday, making it the first full-size canvas by the tortured Dutch artist to be discovered since 1928.
JOHANNESBURG (AP) - Richard Van As, a South African carpenter, lost four fingers from his right hand to a circular saw two years ago.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Apple is expected to unveil its latest take on the iPhone Tuesday during an annual ritual that will probably cast a spotlight on the gadget maker's drive to regain market share and its sluggish pace of innovation.
I am noted for my exclamation marks in ending a sentence when I submit a letter to the editor to the SCV Signal, which seems to annoy some posters.
Today, President Obama will address the nation and try to convince a skeptical American public why it's important to take limited military action in Syria as retaliation for President Bashar al-Assad last month allowing chemical weapons to be used against civilians, killing nearly 1,500 people, including more than 400 children, with sarin gas.