The arraignment for the man accused of trying to stab a teenager in Newhall this week was moved to later this month, Santa Clarita court officials said. Gildardo Villaruel, 19, of Newhall, will be arraigned on Oct. 22 at the Santa Clarita Courthouse.
With the stock market twisting and turning like a roller coaster these days, you might not have the stomach to hang on, especially if you are nearing retirement age.
I wish to compliment the Signal on its front page story, "Rumors unfounded" (Aug. 9), in which you factually and comprehensively debunk the distortions and alarmists' characterizations of segments of the health care reform bill, H.R. 3200.
WEST HILLS - The Canyon Cowboys headed to Chaminade, hoping to get their first win of the season.
But Chaminade would have none of it.
Hello, Santa Clarita Valley! Welcome to The-Signal.com's Daybreak, your point of entry for the day, and a quick journey through the past, present and future. Let the adventure begin:
What's happening at The Signal? Why the obscene cartoon by John Darkow Sept. 17?
In regards to "Conservatives can't sit out" (Letters to the Editor, The Signal, Sept. 26):
I'm lovin' the Picarella Family Report on Saturday's page 2 of The Signal. In tough economic times, it's nice to know that everyday family life still prevails.
U.S. coal-fired power plants generate more than 130 million tons of toxic coal ash annually and yet there are no specific federal regulations governing its disposal.
The health care debate continues, but as a physician who is familiar with this debate, I take issue with those who do not recognize symptoms our nation is having and the dire consequences we all face.
California is worse than on life support. When a patient is on life support, at least there may be a chance of hope someone is working to save them.
Bush wins the 2000 election by a hiccup and a hair and pure, undiluted corruption. Not a peep of protest from conservatives. Cost? Six thousand U.S. lives and $700 billion (Iraq and Afghanistan, 2002-08).
I am pleased and encouraged by the steadfastness of Los Angeles County District Attorney Steve Cooley and the move to have convicted child sex predator Roman Polanski extradited back to the United States.
I am concerned about the current life insurance for veterans of World War II. It is capped at $10,000, which will barely pay for the cost of a funeral nowadays.
Commissioning of church leader, ministry assistant
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - For the Calder family, the "Frozen" frenzy began when the Disney movie came out in late 2013 and they took their 7-year-old daughter Caroline to see it in the theater.
IMPERIAL, Calif. (AP) - A Marine Corps official says the military is working on a plan to help three displaced families whose homes were damaged when one of its jets slammed into a neighborhood in the small Southern California desert city of Imperial.
A look back at the crimes reported in the Newhall area last week.
WARREN, Mich. (AP) - General Motors says a pattern of incompetence and neglect, not a larger conspiracy or cover-up, is to blame for a long-delayed recall of defective ignition switches.
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.