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Cookbook shop to close after street renovation

After nearly five years of selling cookbooks and kitchen gadgets in Newhall, retailer Cookbooks Plus has announced it is closing.

January 18, 2011 | By Elina Faskhutdinova For The Signal | Local Business News


What is your New Year’s resolution?

The following essays were submitted by fifth-grade students from Live Oak Elementary School.

January 18, 2011 | By Signal Staff | Kid Zone


Evidence for global warming is undeniable

This is in response to Brian Baker's Thursday letter "Global warming a hoax perpetrated by liberals."

January 18, 2011 | By Don Gately Valencia | Letters to the Editor


Brown should stand strong on state budget

Gov. Jerry Brown has proposed a budget I never thought would be proposed. For this, he deserves high praise for recommending a budget that will help resolve California's financial mess.

January 18, 2011 | By Walt Watson Saugus | Letters to the Editor


Santa Clarita Valley Youth Rugby Club tries for win

Santa Clarita Valley Youth Rugby Club teammates cheer on Bryce Banks, 10, center, at wing position for the Santa Clarita Tigers as he races to score a "try" - rugby's version of a touchdown - while competing against the Santa Monica Dolphins at Valencia Heritage Park in Valencia on Saturday. The Tigers won the game 30-25.

January 17, 2011 | Dan Watson | Santa Clarita Valley News


Beck's homage to Paul continues with 'Rock 'n' Roll Party' CD/DVD Feb. 22, spring tour

LOS ANGELES -- Jeff Beck paid fitting tribute to Les Paul last summer, celebrating what would have been the pioneering guitarist's 95th birthday by playing his friend and mentor's music, along with classic tunes from the era, in the same Times Square nightclub that Paul played every Monday for 14 years before his death in August 2009.

January 17, 2011 | Source: ATCO and Eagle Rock Entertainment | SCV Raw


WorkSource Center hosts recruitment event Jan. 19

The Santa Clarita WorkSource Center and Staffmark will present a Warehouse Recruitment Event at the University Center at College of the Canyons, located at 26455 Rockwell Canyon Rd. Suite 250 Santa Clarita, CA 91355 on Wednesday, Jan. 19 from 9 a.m to 12 p.m..

January 17, 2011 | Source: Santa Clarita WorkSource Center | SCV Raw


Welfare costs for children of illegal immigrants reaches $53M

LOS ANGELES COUNTY - Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich released figures from the Department of Public Social Services showing that in November 2010, $53 million in welfare benefits ($22 million CalWORKs + $31 million in Food Stamps) were issued to parents who reside in the United States illegally and collect benefits for their native-born children in Los Angeles County.

January 17, 2011 | Source: Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors, 5th District | SCV Raw


Princess Cruises launches Facebook contest for best travel bucket list story

Princess Cruises is launching a Facebook contest inviting its fans to share their most essential travel experience for a chance to check another place off their travel bucket list. The contest winner, to be determined by popular vote, will receive their choice of eight remarkable cruise destinations -- Europe, Asia, Tahiti, Australia/New Zealand, the Holy Land, Panama Canal, Alaska or South America.

January 17, 2011 | Source: Princess Cruises | SCV Raw


UPDATED: Where were you when the Earth shook 17 years ago?

Flash back 17 years: A magnitude 6.7 earthquake centered in Northridge rocked Southern California and the Santa Clarita Valley. Where were you that morning?

January 17, 2011 | Courtesy U.S. Geological Society/Dept. of Interior & Southern California Earthquake Data Center | Santa Clarita Valley News


Man finds ways to write in life

In third grade, Richard Myers discovered he loved writing in rhyme.

January 17, 2011 | By Michelle Sathe Assistant Features Editor | Senior Living


Steve Lunetta: Teachers can make lasting difference

My Uncle Earl often rants against public employee unions. And since many of these unions are teachers, this column often gets portrayed as anti-teacher.

January 17, 2011 | By Steve Lunetta | Columnists


Senate hopeful holds meet and greet

Darren W. Parker, with microphone, speaks during a meet and greet party at the home of Patricia Skinner Sulpizio on Sunday. Parker, a Democratic activist, is running for the state Senate's 17th District seat. A special election will be held Feb. 15 to fill the seat that was vacated by George Runner, who left to take office as a member of the State Board of Equalization. Former Assemblywoman Sharon Runner, George Runner's wife, is Parker's Republican opponent.

January 17, 2011 | Edna Simpson For The Signal | Santa Clarita Valley News


Senior Calendar

Senior lunch menu

January 17, 2011 | By Signal Staff | Senior Living


'Social Network' friends Globes with 4 prizes

BEVERLY HILLS (AP) - The Facebook tale "The Social Network" won top honors Sunday at the Golden Globes with four prizes, including best drama and director, solidifying its prospects as an Academy Awards favorite.

January 16, 2011 | By David Germain AP Movie Writer | Food and Fun


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Father's Day gifts from the heart, not the wallet

On Father's Day, I gave 40 small children at church paper ties. I asked them to write or draw words of wisdom from their fathers. They looked confused so I explained. I said, "Write or draw what your father tells you. What advice does he give you?" They wrote and colored vigorously for a few minutes until I asked someone to share.

June 02, 2014 | By Shannon Symonds FamilyShare | NEWS 4 U


Intel executive among climbers presumed dead

SEATTLE (AP) - One of the six climbers presumed dead after a fall on Mount Rainier was a vice president of Intel Corp. in Southeast Asia.

June 02, 2014 | Associated Press | Signal AP


Paper owner's jet crew had flown together 10 years

PHILADELPHIA (AP) - The flight crew that died in a fiery crash aboard Philadelphia Inquirer co-owner Lewis Katz's private plane this weekend had flown for the millionaire businessman and philanthropist for a decade, and among them was a pilot who survived an earlier fatal crash, relatives said Monday.

June 02, 2014 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


California Chrome's story may never repeat

AURORA, Colo. (AP) - A message to horse lovers and dreamers out there: This will not happen to you.

June 02, 2014 | Associated Press | Signal AP


How to make this summer the best yet

Summer is a time for lemonade, swimsuits and sunscreen. Days are longer, and no school means there is more time to spend together as a family. Every year, I have set a goal to accomplish a list of things I want to do over the course of the summer with my family. Unfortunately, by the time summer rolls to an end, my list isn't even near completion. Year after year, I realize that I wasted my summer and didn't take full advantage of the extra sunlight and warm weather that I could enjoy with the people I care ...

June 02, 2014 | Courtnie Erickson Deseret News | Hot Topics


First lady's fashions raise question: who pays?

WASHINGTON (AP) - Michelle Obama's fashionable clothing has become something of a given in her five-plus years as first lady. Yet her wardrobe still is the subject of endless public fascination and one long-simmering question: Who pays for those incredible outfits?

June 02, 2014 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


CHP: Officers bust illegal car club in Bouquet Canyon

A joint forces crackdown on Bouquet Canyon Road reckless drivers led to the arrest of two men identified as members of an illegal racing club, a spokesman for the California Highway Patrol said Monday.

June 02, 2014 | By Signal Staff | Santa Clarita Valley News


US concluded in 2010 that Bergdahl walked away

WASHINGTON (AP) - A Pentagon investigation concluded in 2010 that Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl walked away from his unit, and after an initial flurry of searching the military decided not to exert extraordinary efforts to rescue him, according to a former senior defense official who was involved in the matter.

June 02, 2014 | Associated Press | Signal AP


California's state universities hiring 700 faculty

LOS ANGELES (AP) - California's state universities plan to hire 700 full-time faculty members, putting the skids on years of class and staff reductions prompted by state budget cuts.

June 02, 2014 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


Big power-plant pollution cuts are ordered

WASHINGTON (AP) - In a sweeping initiative to curb pollutants blamed for global warming, the Obama administration unveiled a plan Monday aimed at cutting carbon dioxide emissions from power plants by nearly a third by 2030. But it delays the deadline for some states to begin complying until long after President Barack Obama leaves office.

June 02, 2014 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


Retiring royalty: Kings and queens can just quit?

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) - The decision of Spanish King Juan Carlos to step down in favor of his son, Felipe, makes him the latest European monarch to decide to end his days in retirement and not on the throne.

June 02, 2014 | By Associated Press | Signal AP


Pro-Russia rebels attack Ukrainian border guards

LUHANSK, Ukraine (AP) - Hundreds of pro-Russia insurgents attacked a border guard base in eastern Ukraine on Monday, with some firing rocket-propelled grenades from the roof of a nearby residential building. At least five rebels were killed when the guards returned fire, a spokesman for the border guard service said.

June 02, 2014 | By Associated Press | Signal AP


Obama carbon rule gives states more time to comply

WASHINGTON (AP) - In a sweeping initiative to curb pollutants blamed for global warming, the Obama administration unveiled a plan Monday that cuts carbon dioxide emissions from power plants by nearly a third over the next 15 years, but pushes the deadline for some states to comply until long after President Barack Obama leaves office.

June 02, 2014 | By Associated Press | Signal AP


Cheap drug greatly boosts prostate cancer survival

CHICAGO (AP) - A cheap, decades-old chemotherapy drug extended life by more than a year when added to standard hormone therapy for men whose prostate cancer has widely spread, doctors reported Sunday.

June 02, 2014 | Associated Press | Signal AP


A courageous and magnificent misfit

My late father, a European-trained physician, did everything himself without benefit of nurses, clerical staff or drafty assembly-line consultation cubicles.

June 02, 2014 | By W.E. Gutman | Columnists


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