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2Day in the SCV: Saturday, March 19, 2011

Bird hike

March 19, 2011 | By Signal Staff and Wire Services | Santa Clarita Valley News


Castaic’s Romero Canyon high school site is too remote

Need something to do this weekend? Does a nice drive in the country fit the bill? Why don't you check out the area that the Hart school board is pursuing as its preferred site for Castaic's high school.

March 19, 2011 | By Kimberly Prezioso Castaic | Letters to the Editor


Frank Ferry: City secures $55 million for community projects

Santa Clarita's geographic location and accessibility make it one of the most desired places in Southern California to live and do business. As the community grows, so does the need to complete major infrastructure projects vital to Santa Clarita's sustainability.

March 19, 2011 | By Frank Ferry | Local Columns


Sunday car show postponed

Sunday's classic-car show at Summerhill Villa has been postponed indefinitely due to expected rain. The car show was organized by the Summerhill Villa Men's Club and to raise money for the Santa Clarita Valley Emergency Winter Shelter.

March 19, 2011 | By Signal Staff | Santa Clarita Valley News


City seeks volunteers for Cowboy Festival

The city of Santa Clarita is looking for teens and adults age 16 and older to volunteer at the 2011 Cowboy Festival, which takes place at various locations across the city from April 27, through May 1.

March 19, 2011 | By Signal Staff | Santa Clarita Valley News


The 12,000-book, 150-million-word, 2-pig-kiss lesson plan

Assistant Principal Alan Reinstein, left, kisses Duke, a pig handled by Debbie Fairchild of the Southern California Association for Miniature Potbellied Pigs, at Fair Oaks Ranch Community School in Canyon Country on Friday.

March 19, 2011 | By Jonathan Pobre | Santa Clarita Valley News


Robert Lamoureux: Ditching the dryer with a clothesline

Hi Robert,

March 19, 2011 | By Robert Lamoureux | Your Home


Sisters in suntans

As the spring season quickly approaches and with it warmer weather, so does the trend of showing a little more skin. And with the exposure of more skin comes the urge for a glowing tan.

March 19, 2011 | By Laura Corral For The Signal | Local Business News


Community prepares for Purim

As spring approaches, the Jewish community is readying for one of the most festive events on the Hebrew calendar: the celebration of Purim.

March 19, 2011 | By Elina Faskhutdinova For The Signal | About Town


Faith Calendar

United Methodist Bible study

March 19, 2011 | By Signal Staff | Faith / Religion


Brian Cuda: How does your website measure up?

Having your Webmaster review your site every one to two years for upgrades is a good idea, but site traffic should be measured much more frequently. The days of having a simple counter that tells the world how many people have visited a site are long gone.

March 19, 2011 | By Brian Cuda | Business Columns


Preschool funding takes $1B budget cut

California lawmakers voted this week to cut $1 billion from a statewide children's agency, raising concerns that money for low-cost preschool programs in the Santa Clarita Valley could be reduced.

March 19, 2011 | By Tammy Marashlian Signal Assistant City Editor | Santa Clarita Valley News


Kevin Buck: Political reality is disheartening

Editor's note: This column was intended to be printed in Tuesday's edition of The Signal.

March 19, 2011 | By Kevin Buck | Columnists


Paul Brotzman: OVOV: Another point of view

In a recent opinion column published in The Signal ("City ignoring local concern over OVOV," March 3), guest columnist Lynne Plambeck provided erroneous information. The following is being provided to correct the misstatements.

March 19, 2011 | By Paul Brotzman | Columnists


Assemblyman called back to active duty

Assemblyman Jeff Gorell, who represents Val Verde and portions of Castaic, has been called back to active duty with the U.S. Navy, and is mobilized to serve a one-year tour of duty in Afghanistan, his office announced Thursday.

March 19, 2011 | By Signal Staff | Santa Clarita Valley News


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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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