LOS ANGELES (AP) - Clayton Kershaw hopes the adrenaline and nerves that affected him in his first start of the season are gone when he heads to the mound in the Los Angeles Dodgers' home opener.
The 22-year-old left-hander starts Tuesday against the Arizona Diamondbacks, who went 4-2 in a season-opening homestand.
This May, in celebration of Mother's Day, SCV Moms Blog is encouraging all moms to stop the excuses and step into the shot. It happens every day, mom pulls out the camera to take a photo, snapping countless pictures of the kids. But how often does she appear in the shot? Almost never!
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 week of March 8, the Saugus High School community proved they are willing to tackle the important problem of anti-LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender) bullying in our schools.
The following is a collection of essays from Stevenson Ranch Elementary School students, sharing their thoughts on their favorite subject in school.
The sweeping health care reform bill recently passed by Congress will likely have a significant impact on the medical insurance marketplace. And it will significantly impact all those who pay taxes and penalties for businesses.
I'm going to miss Justice John Paul Stevens. Considering he's a Republican appointed to the bench in 1975 by Republican President Gerald Ford, you might be surprised. After all, I'm a lifelong Democrat.
What about our kids and the schools to which they go?
As the mother of an eigth grader in the William S. Hart Union High School District, and as a veteran elementary school teacher in the Santa Clarita Valley, I was appalled by the board members' decision to cancel all of the eigth-grade promotion ceremonies.
Did you notice that during our commander-in-chief's visit to Afghanistan there were no bombs going off, no IEDs, no rockets and no gunfire of any kind?
Neshia, of Valencia, is to debut her original music at The Viper Room this Tuesday, April 13 at 8 p.m. in the Acoustic Lounge.
The new Real Life Church in the Bridgeport area of Valencia held its first service Sunday, April 11, 2010.
The city of Santa Clarita will host two free Hazard Mitigation Public Workshops to familiarize residents with the city's Hazard Mitigation Plan, which helps city planning officials to identify, evaluate, and assess ways to reduce the risk of local natural hazards.
SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. - Jack H. Brown, chairman and CEO of Stater Bros. Markets, has been honored by the Congressional Medal of Honor Society for his years of contributions to the Honor Society and for his dedication to promoting and perpetuating the principles upon which our nation was founded: "Courage, Sacrifice and Selfless Service."
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.