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Castaic Relay For Life fundraiser Saturday

A fundraiser for the first Castaic Relay For Life will take place at Telly's Drive-In in Castaic on Saturday. The Castaic Relay For Life Committee meets at 8:30 a.m. and a band will start at 12:30 p.m.

March 31, 2011 | By Signal Staff | Santa Clarita Valley News


McGrath Elementary receives state honor

McGrath Elementary School of the Newhall School District is one of 209 California public schools selected for the 2010-11 Title I Academic Achievement Award, the state announced Wednesday.

March 31, 2011 | By Signal Staff | Santa Clarita Valley News


Lynne Plambeck: Vital law helps protect our environment

Several years ago, in celebration of 35 years of the California Environmental Quality Act, the Planning and Conservation League published a report entitled "Everyday Heroes Protect the Air We Breathe, the Water We Drink and the Natural Areas We Prize."

March 31, 2011 | By Lynne Plambeck | Columnists


Pops!

Sweets on a stick are the perfect treat. There's a pop for all seasons, all reasons. For parties, desserts, everyday and special occasions, pops are tops.

March 30, 2011 | By Family Features | Food


McKeon honors Vietnam vets with video statement

Washington, D.C. (March 30) -- In honor of "Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day," Rep. Howard P. "Buck" McKeon (R-Santa Clarita), Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, today released the following video and statement:

March 30, 2011 | Source: Office of Howard P. "Buck" McKeon U.S. House of Representatives, 25th District, California | SCV Raw


Letter: City needs to show more support for our troops

I am writing to you today to ask how we can get the banners put up around town to honor those who selflessly serve our country.

March 30, 2011 | By Julie Moyna Saugus | Letters to the Editor


Craig Duswalt: When giving back, start local

Sometimes a charity event can change your whole perspective on giving back.

March 30, 2011 | By Craig Duswalt Buzz | Business Columns


Our View: Stand up for a fallen hero

Whatever you have planned for Thursday, we ask you to set aside some time shortly after noon to honor a local fallen hero.

March 30, 2011 | By The Signal Editorial Board | Signal Editorials


Gary Horton: Sometimes we need government help

I envy fellow Signal columnist Steve Lunetta because he has an uncle, and I do not.

March 30, 2011 | By Gary Horton Full Speed to Port! | Columnists


Authorities seize drugs, guns from county probationers

Law enforcement authorities arrested 264 probationers, seized 107 weapons and $3.9 million worth of illegal drugs during unannounced probation searches in February, Los Angeles County officials said Tuesday.

March 30, 2011 | By Signal Staff | Santa Clarita Valley News


County supervisors approve youth self-sufficiency plan

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved Tuesday the 55-point action plan initiated to provide comprehensive integrated services for the county's child welfare system.

March 30, 2011 | By Signal Staff | Santa Clarita Valley News


2Day in the SCV: Wednesday, March 30, 2011

High school art exhibit

March 30, 2011 | By Signal Staff and Wire Services | Santa Clarita Valley News


Students flip for pancake reward

Sulphur Springs Elementary School wanted to find a way to encourage students to earn 100 percent of their Accelerated Reader goal. After collaborating with the staff at Golden Oak Elementary School, the Sulphur Springs staff decided to model a pancake breakfast after a similar reward program at Golden Oak.

March 30, 2011 | For The Signal | Santa Clarita Valley News


Letter: Support our troops, both here and gone

I want to thank the city of Santa Clarita and our local paper, The Signal, for making us all aware of the loss of one of our own, Spc. Rudy A. Acosta, age 19, from Canyon Country.

March 30, 2011 | By Richard Rawlings Newhall | Letters to the Editor


Letter: City should hang banners for troops

I am a long-time resident of Santa Clarita Valley, and I am wondering why we do not do more to honor our local fallen soldiers.

March 30, 2011 | By Kami Ramsgate Newhall | Letters to the Editor


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Marine Corps to help families displaced by crash

IMPERIAL, Calif. (AP) - A Marine Corps official says the military is working on a plan to help three displaced families whose homes were damaged when one of its jets slammed into a neighborhood in the small Southern California desert city of Imperial.

June 05, 2014 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


Newhall Zone 6: thefts probed

A look back at the crimes reported in the Newhall area last week.

June 05, 2014 | source: SCV Sheriff | Crime Reports


GM: Incompetence, negligence led to delayed recall

WARREN, Mich. (AP) - General Motors says a pattern of incompetence and neglect, not a larger conspiracy or cover-up, is to blame for a long-delayed recall of defective ignition switches.

June 05, 2014 | By Associated Press | Signal AP


Hunt on for Canadian suspected in police killings

MONCTON, New Brunswick (AP) - A man suspected of killing three Royal Canadian Mounted Police officers was spotted three times Thursday but has so far eluded a massive manhunt in the normally tranquil east coast city of Moncton, police said.

June 05, 2014 | By Associated Press | Signal AP


Dozens of new flora, fauna species in Myanmar

YANGON, Myanmar (AP) - A dragon fish with intricate, maze-like markings on every scale, a frog with rough, chocolate-colored skin and a ginger plant are among more than two dozen flora and fauna species found in Myanmar since it emerged from a half-century of military rule and isolation.

June 05, 2014 | By Associated Press | Signal AP


Witnesses: Boko Haram militants slaughter hundreds

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) - Boko Haram militants dressed as soldiers slaughtered at least 200 civilians in three villages in northeastern Nigeria and the military failed to intervene even though it was warned that an attack was imminent, witnesses said on Thursday.

June 05, 2014 | By Associated Press | Signal AP


Obama: No apology for Bergdahl prisoner exchange

BRUSSELS (AP) - President Barack Obama said Thursday he "absolutely makes no apologies" for seeking the release of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl in a prisoner swap with the Taliban, vigorously defending an exchange that has caused a furor in the United States and has dogged the president on his European trip this week.

June 05, 2014 | By Associated Press | Signal AP


NYC officials: 34 injured in Staten Island fire

NEW YORK (AP) - Fire tore through three townhouses on Staten Island early Thursday, injuring 34 people including two young children who were tossed out of a smoke-filled second-floor window into the arms of neighbors below, authorities and witnesses said.

June 05, 2014 | By Associated Press | Signal AP


Dodgers bats quiet in 2-1 loss

LOS ANGELES (AP) - John Danks and three relievers combined on a three-hitter, Leury Garcia hit his first major league home run and the Chicago White Sox beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 2-1 on Wednesday in the rubber game of a three-game series.

June 04, 2014 | By The Associated Press | Pro Sports News


3 teens hit in intersection

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Three 14-year-old girls were hospitalized Wednesday after a car crashed into them at a North Hollywood crosswalk.

June 04, 2014 | The Associated Press | Signal AP


Dancing hamster faces fraud charge

LOS ANGELES (AP) - A man who played a dancing hamster in Kia car commercials and was a backup dancer for Madonna has been charged with California disability fraud.

June 04, 2014 | The Associated Press | Santa Clarita Valley News


Military jet crashes into neighborhood

MPERIAL, Calif. (AP) - A Marine jet crashed into a residential area in a Southern California desert community Wednesday, exploding and setting two homes on fire. The pilot ejected safely, and there was no immediate word of any injuries on the ground.

June 04, 2014 | The Associated Press | Santa Clarita Valley News


Williams puts LA past Rangers in OT

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Justin Williams scored 4:36 into overtime after a turnover by Dan Girardi, and the Los Angeles Kings beat the New York Rangers 3-2 on Wednesday night in the Stanley Cup finals opener.

June 04, 2014 | By The Associated Press | Pro Sports News


Families invited to apply for Habitat for Humanity homes

Veterans and their families are invited to apply for affordable housing in a new neighborhood to be located in Santa Clarita.

June 04, 2014 | By Josh Ortiz For The Signal | Santa Clarita Valley News


UPDATE: Long Beach police chief nearly sweeps sheriff’s position

Jim McDonnell, the Long Beach police chief and former second in command of the Los Angeles Police Department, came very near to winning outright the Los Angeles County sheriff's post in Tuesday's election.

June 04, 2014 | By Signal Staff | Santa Clarita Valley News


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