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A look back at the year

I have a confession. When I was first assigned the Senior Living beat at The Signal, I was not thrilled.

January 02, 2011 | By Michelle Sathe Assistant Features Editor | Senior Living


Local girls rock robotics competition

Seven female students, ages 11-14, from the Boys & Girls Club of Santa Clarita Valley took part in an all-day robotics competition this November at La Cañada High School. They walked away with the Research Quality Award, enhanced confidence and memories of an amazing experience.

January 02, 2011 | For The Signal | Signal Lifestyle


Food drive helps local pantry

In December, the 30-plus associates of Valencia's Petersen International Underwriters again collected food for the Santa Clarita Valley Food Pantry in an effort to help make the holidays better for some of the community's less fortunate residents. This is the second year, Peterson made an organized effort to collect food and it was able to triple last year's donation. According to the staff at the SCV Food Pantry, this year's donation will provide food for approximately 250–300 people.

January 02, 2011 | By Signal Staff | Signal Lifestyle


Your Community: Dates to Watch and Upcoming Events

Dates to Watch

January 02, 2011 | By Signal Staff | Signal Lifestyle


Ken Keller: My mentors: three wise men and a wise guy

Thirty years ago, I went to work for a company that no longer exists, but the brand names that were created more than 100 years ago still survive.

January 02, 2011 | By Ken Keller | Business Columns


2Day in the SCV: Sunday, Jan. 2, 2010

Coat drive

January 02, 2011 | By Signal Staff and Wire Services | Santa Clarita Valley News


Our View: Hats off to the J-Team for a job well done

The city of Santa Clarita and the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station deserve praise for confronting this community's growing drug problem head-on and creating the Juvenile Intervention Team, also known as the J-Team, to help deal with it.

January 02, 2011 | Our View | Columnists


Stephens guilty of manslaughter, not second-degree murder

This "second-degree murder" verdict in the Michael Stephens trial does not sit right with me.

January 02, 2011 | By Gary Findly Valencia | Letters to the Editor


Marsha McLean: Mayoral resolutions for Santa Clarita in 2011

I am so pleased to be serving again as Santa Clarita's mayor for 2011. This is a very exciting time for the city of Santa Clarita. I want to share with readers some of the programs and projects we will be working on in the coming year.

January 02, 2011 | Marsha McLean | Columnists


David Hegg: Pride, hubris and a humble heart

More ink has been used in ethical discussions concerning pride than perhaps any other element in the discussion of individual character and integrity. And even so, we are usually at a loss to define it. |

January 02, 2011 | David Hegg | Columnists


Crime statistics may be exaggerated

Most everyone knows that statistics can be misleading. While The Signal's Wednesday headline story, "Crime down from 2009," may be good news, it also may be misleading, exaggerated or completely incorrect.

January 02, 2011 | By Richard Myers Valencia | Letters to the Editor


John Gillott: Survival tales from the concrete jungle

I write this as a public service announcement for all of our local citizens who have visited our local Trader Joe's store.

January 02, 2011 | John Gillott | Columnists


Ken Pulskamp: What a year it has been for Santa Clarita

With 2010 coming to a close, I wanted to share with you some of the achievements your City Council and staff have made this year, benefiting our entire community.

January 01, 2011 | By Ken Pulskamp | Local Columns


Ring in the new year with a new furry friend

BRUTUS

January 01, 2011 | Signal Staff | Signal Lifestyle


Robert Lamoureux: Roof work by contractors is all wet

Hello Robert,

January 01, 2011 | By Robert Lamoureux | Your Home


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Time is running short to save Rosie's plant

YPSILANTI TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) - Loraine Osborne is a Rosie.

April 29, 2014 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


11 hurt in blast at La Habra metal-polishing shop

LA HABRA, Calif. (AP) - An explosion and fire possibly caused by a dust buildup at a metal-polishing shop injured 11 people Tuesday, including two men who were critically burned, fire officials said.

April 29, 2014 | By Associated Press | Signal AP


Hart district graduation rate remains above state average

Graduation rates in the William S. Hart Union High School District continued to far outpace the average rates in the county and the state, according to numbers released this week.

April 29, 2014 | By Luke Money Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Employee opens fire at FedEx sorting center

KENNESAW, Ga. (AP) - A FedEx employee wearing ammunition draped across his chest "like Rambo" opened fire Tuesday at a package-sorting center outside Atlanta, wounding six people before apparently committing suicide, police and witnesses said.

April 29, 2014 | Associated Press | Signal AP


UPDATE: Clippers owner banned for life by NBA

NEW YORK (AP) - Issuing about the strongest rebuke that he could, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver banned Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling for life Tuesday for making racist comments in a recorded conversation, the first step toward forcing a sale of the club and permanently removing Sterling from the league.

April 29, 2014 | By Associated Press | Signal AP


L.A. mayor prods Time Warner to reach Dodger deal

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti chided Time Warner Cable at an industry gathering Tuesday for not reaching deals with other TV providers so all fans of the Dodgers could watch the baseball games.

April 29, 2014 | By Associated Press | Signal AP


Senate committee approves bills to modernize state water system

SACRAMENTO – The Senate Natural Resources and Water Committee on Tuesday unanimously approved two bills in a package of legislation by committee chair Senator Fran Pavley (D-Agoura Hills) to modernize California's water system.

April 29, 2014 | Source: Office of State Sen. Fran Pavley | Santa Clarita Valley News


Arrests: Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station, April 29, 2014

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April 29, 2014 | Source: Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department | Crime Reports


Southern California community loses Toyota

TORRANCE, Calif. (AP) - Toyota's announcement Monday that it is moving its U.S. headquarters from Torrance to Texas comes as a major blow not just to this manicured city south of Los Angeles but also to the larger region, which has watched a number of major employers walk away in recent years.

April 29, 2014 | Associated Press | Signal AP


Campus rape addressed by White House task force

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration admonished colleges and universities - "No more turning a blind eye" - in new guidelines designed to stem sexual assaults on campuses and help the victims.

April 29, 2014 | By Associated Press | Signal AP


Silicon Valley phone technology battle nears close

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) - The Silicon Valley court battle between Apple and Samsung is entering its final phase.

April 29, 2014 | By Associated Press | Signal AP


Economists back increased US oil and gas exports

NEW YORK (AP) - Whether to allow more exports of U.S. oil and natural gas has become a matter of political debate in Washington. But to economists, the answer is clear: The nation would benefit.

April 29, 2014 | By Associated Press | Signal AP


UPDATE: Latest weather wallop: Florida, Alabama flooding

PENSACOLA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - In the latest blow from a dayslong chain of severe weather across the South and Midwest, the Florida Panhandle and Alabama Gulf Coast were hit with widespread flooding early Wednesday, with people stranded in cars and homes waiting for rescuers to find a way around impassable roads and others abandoning vehicles to walk to safety.

April 29, 2014 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


Shooter wounds 6 at Ga. FedEx station

KENNESAW, Ga. (AP) - A shooter described as being armed with an assault rifle and having bullets strapped across his chest "like Rambo" opened fire Tuesday morning at a FedEx station outside Atlanta, wounding at least six people before police found the suspect dead from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot.

April 29, 2014 | By Associated Press | Signal AP


Hot, dry weather ahead

LOS ANGELES (AP) - The last days of April will feel like August in Southern California.

April 29, 2014 | By Associated Press | Signal AP


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