Recently, I was invited to the White House to attend a very special award presentation. I was able to witness Staff Sgt. Salvatore A. Giunta as he was awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor for heroic actions above and beyond the call of duty.
The Saugus High School dance team's December Dance Clinic will offer a great day of dancing and fun while parents can take a break and perhaps go holiday shopping.
SUBIC BAY, Philippines - Nearly two decades after Mount Pinatubo erupted, spewing tons of ash that killed nearly 1,000 people and destroyed or damaged more than 75,000 homes in its path, the son of a Valencia couple is back in this lush, tropical paradise to help locals continue to rebuild.
Leonte and Sheryl Guerrero, of Valencia, proudly announce the birth of their daughter, Zoe Sophien Guerrero.
Pfc. Rudy A. Acosta, of Santa Clarita, completed Army basic training Aug. 11, 2009, and was deployed to Afghanistan on June 10.
After School Rock, an afterschool music program, will host its End of the Year Final Concert Extravaganza at Vincenzo's Pizza on Sunday, Nov. 21 at 1 p.m.
More than 600 people took part in Legacy Christian Academy's annual Thanksgiving Feast for students, families and faculty Friday. The meal included a turkey dinner with all of the fixings.
Metrolink is adding 20 new railcars that are designed to protect riders better in the event of a collision, county officials announced on Friday.
The city of Santa Clarita would like to correct the misinformation written by Cam Noltemeyer in her guest commentary titled "Proposed recycling site needs review" in the Nov. 4 issue of The Signal newspaper.
Jim Mullen, in "The Village Idiot" on Nov. 17, advocated a gift of nothing for the holidays (dare I say Christmas?).
The new additions to Congress have taken their oath of office. Many, specifically the Republican freshmen supporting repeal the bill (the concerted effort to reverse the health care reform bill passed earlier in the year), will be doing this while enjoying, at taxpayer expense, the excellent health coverage at $10,503.48 per member, per year.
Pastor Scott Basolo of Santa Clarita Baptist Church has a simple goal he tries to achieve through his ministry.
Church open house
LONG BEACH (AP) - Los Angeles County Sheriff's officials say a deputy has been shot and a suspect is dead following a confrontation in Long Beach.
"Belle" presents a familiar message in a unique context.
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) - An Australian senator startled his colleagues by producing a fake pipe bomb during a committee hearing on Monday.
GOLETA, Calif. (AP) - It was Friday night when Elliot Rodger's mother got a call from her son's therapist that he had emailed a ranting manifesto about going on a deadly rampage.
WASHINGTON (AP) - China may be trying to steal trade secrets from U.S. businesses, as federal prosecutors allege. Yet for many U.S. companies, China's vast market remains an irresistible source of business.
The city of Santa Clarita will cap off its Bike Safety Month with the Kids Biking and Walking Festival on Saturday.
In Charlie Vignola's column ("Sensible about gun control," May 20) Vignola is basically making the intellectually flaccid argument that guns cause their own misuse.
Why do we not get fine films out here in SCV?
The American Red Cross is hosting a blood drive at the Santa Clarita Valley Family YMCA today from 10:45 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Pulled out the paper this bright Monday morning and started reading. Of course, I have my bagel with strawberry cream cheese, oat bran cereal and tall glass of orange juice at the ready. I know how to start my holiday day.
This past weekend, two Santa Clarita natives earned The Master's College men's and women's track team's All-American honors at the NAIA Outdoor Track and Field National Championships in Gulf Shores, Alabama while The Master's College men's basketball team gained depth in the form of a transfer player from Michigan State University.
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) - Europe's moves to rein in Google - including a court ruling this month ordering the search giant to give people a say in what pops up when someone searches their name - may be seen in Brussels as striking a blow for the little guy.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A team of mutants overpowered one massive mutant monster at the box office during the Memorial Day holiday.
SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) - The official World Cup song is definitely striking a chord - the wrong one with many in host country Brazil.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - A robbery and shooting left two men injured early Sunday, authorities said, just 24 hours after an Indiana man was fatally shot in the same parking lot near the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.