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.
High school art exhibit
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.
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.
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.
See "Related Content" for links to articles in The Signal about U.S. Army Spc.Rudy A. Acosta, 19, of Canyon Country, Calif., who died on March 19, 2011 in Afghanistan.
Wells Fargo Private Bank has announced Vladimir Victorio as senior private banker for the San Fernando and Santa Clarita valley regions.
Hubbadaddy's Rehearsal Studios hosts its first "Sunday Session" on Sunday, April 3 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at The Cellar Wine Bar inside All Corked Up.
Michele E. Buttelman's "Salute to Freedom of the Press" (March 20) certainly was strong on why this freedom is important.
Jim McElvain's March 22 letter, "Politicians over-paid, out of touch," commented broadly on past-Speaker Nancy Pelosi's costly trips.
About 50 students from the College of the Canyons Mathematics, Engineering, Science, Achievement program were awarded new laptops as part of California Connects, a statewide program designed to increase digital literacy and broadband access throughout the state's underserved communities.
For the second year, scholarships have eased the financial burdens of promising and talented students at California Institute of the Arts.
Local nonprofit organization leaders are invited to the fundraising seminar, Meet the Grantmakers from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. April 6 at the Dr. Dianne G. Van Hook University Center, Room 258, on the college's Valencia campus.
On Monday, Los Angeles County Mayor Michael D. Antonovich announced Metrolink's new late-night train service after weekday Los Angeles Dodgers home games and throughout the regular season.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Three 14-year-old girls were hospitalized Wednesday after a car crashed into them at a North Hollywood crosswalk.
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.
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.
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.
Veterans and their families are invited to apply for affordable housing in a new neighborhood to be located in Santa Clarita.
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.
WASHINGTON (AP) - A half dozen key lawmakers were struggling Wednesday to quickly craft a compromise bill to help veterans facing long appointment waits at VA hospitals and make it easier to fire administrators who covered up the delays.
THE THEATER - May gave us some great flicks in the form of "X-Men: Days of Future Past," and "Maleficent," but June seems to be offering even more.
Following an "extensive investigation," a 27-year-old Canyon Country man was jailed Wednesday on $1.1 million bail after his arrest in connection with a Valentine's Day collision that killed another motorist.