Here are the results of The-Signal.com's latest Reader Meter poll. The-Signal.com visitors cast a total of 348 votes from late afternoon Monday, Nov. 6 to late afternoon Friday, Nov. 13, 2009. Question: "Was the Ft. Hood shooting was a terrorist act??" * Too soon to tell (50 votes) * Yes, it's obvious (215 votes) * Tragic, but not terrorism (46 votes) * Soldiers' stress at its absolute worst (37 votes) Click here to vote in The-Signal.com's ...
The SCV Moms Blog, which helps mothers and families deal with job loss, health challenges and other adverse personal circumstances, kicks off its "Neighbor-to-Neighbor" crusade with an event at family owned Mojito Cuisine on The Old Road Dec. 4.
Agua Dulce Women's Club will host a Holiday Gift Bonanza on Saturday, Nov. 21 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the ADWC Clubhouse.
The city of Santa Clarita invites local skaters 12 years of age and under to head out to the city's Sports Complex Skate Park for free Junior Skate Clinics. The clinics will be offered from 8 a.m. to 8:45 a.m., and again from 9 a.m. to 9:45 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 14 and Saturday, Dec. 5.
The city of Santa Clarita hosts the November Fine Craft Show from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 14 and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 15 at Old Orchard Park.
To remind drivers that speeding is both unlawful and unsafe, the city of Santa Clarita and the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station have launched a new awareness campaign.
TEXARKANA, Ark. (AP) - Evangelist Tony Alamo used his stature as a self-proclaimed prophet to force underage girls into sham marriages with him, controlling his followers with their fears of eternal suffering. But the federal judge who sentenced Alamo on Friday to 175 years in prison for child sexual abuse warned of another kind of justice awaiting the aging evangelist, whose secretive, guarded West Coast headquarters remains tucked in the rugged canyons along Sierra Highway north of ...
Christ Lutheran Church will host the Humor Helps fundraiser at 2 p.m. on Nov. 22 at the church, 25816 Tournament Road in Valencia.
A fundraiser for the Castaic Education Foundation will be held at Jersey Mike's in Castaic from Friday through Sunday. Jersey Mike's is issuing coupons to all Castaic Union School District students, which allow $2 of the purchase price to go directly to the foundation.
The next Art Walk will be held on Thursday, Nov. 19, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. in Old Town Newhall. Enjoy wine tasting and hors d'oeuvres on a self-guided tour of art and quaint shops. Talk with visual and performing artists, visit with the new shop owners and meander over to Veterans Plaza.
The College of the Canyons Theatre Department presents the powerful and controversial drama "Keely and Du," opening Wednesday, Nov. 18 in the Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center's Black Box Theatre.
The Repertory East Playhouse will end its 2009 season with the production of the classic comedy "M*A*S*H," by Tim Kelly. The play opens tonight, Friday, Nov. 13, with an Opening Night Gala wine and cheese reception at 7 p.m. and curtain at 8 p.m. The show will run through Dec. 12. Show times are Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m. and Sundays at 2 p.m. Tickets are $18, $16 for students and seniors. Advanced reservations ...
It's not so much that the Earth is destroyed, but that it's done so thoroughly. "2012," the mother of all disaster movies (and the father and the extended family), spends half an hour on ominous setup scenes (scientists warn, strange events occur, prophets rant and, of course, a family is introduced) and then unleashes two hours of cataclysmic special events hammering the Earth relentlessly.
Before we get to the movie, let's assume you're near a computer that has iTunes. Go to "radio," look under "alternative rock," and go down to Radio Caroline. I'll tell you why in a moment. Don't turn it up so loud that it drowns out my review.
The application deadline for those interested in serving on the Newhall School District board is Nov. 20.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - A former FBI director recommended Friday that the Justice Department investigate whether several lawyers plotted to corrupt the settlement program designed to compensate victims of BP's 2010 Gulf oil spill.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - As a gigantic wildfire in and around Yosemite National Park entered its fourth week Saturday, environmental scientists moved in to begin assessing the damage and protecting habitat and waterways before the fall rainy season.
NASA's newest robotic explorer rocketed into space late Friday in an unprecedented moonshot from Virginia that dazzled sky watchers along the East Coast.
The ghastly images reveal rows of the dead, many of them children, wrapped in white burial shrouds, and survivors gasping for air, their bodies twitching, foam oozing from mouths.
This week began the National Football League's season. In a few weeks patterns will emerge and the contenders and pretenders will emerge.
This summer, the Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce will host the third annual Patriot Luncheon on July 11 at the Hyatt Regency Valencia.
Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich will address the Santa Clarita Valley business and community leaders on May 1 at the fifth annual State of the County Luncheon.
We all know that perception often influences our decisions, yet we catch ourselves and become reminded that what we perceive isn't always what's really going on. With the constant barrage of information available in today's 24/7 world, it's important to not get caught up in the day-to-day market volatility and news headlines. That daily hype doesn't always dovetail with what Wells Fargo Advisors top strategists are observing in the financial marketplace.
With everything from nationally ranked academic programs to effective career education opportunities and college placement services, Hart district students are afforded every opportunity to excel in an increasingly competitive academic environment.
Whether priorities are schools, recreation or convenience and friendly neighborhoods, home buyers are finding that Fair Oaks Ranch by Pardee Homes fills the bill.