Actress Lisa Gay Hamilton has joined the faculty of California Institute of the Arts School of Theater. She will be teaching in the Valencia school's acting program. Hamilton has a distinguished career on stage, screen and television. She currently plays Melissa in the comedy-drama television series "Men of a Certain Age."
College of the Canyons is now accepting submissions for the 11th annual New Works Festival. Accepted works will be produced and performed live on stage at the Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center Black Box Theatre during the spring 2011 semester. Festival organizers are accepting all forms of work, including monologues, scenes, 10-minute plays, single acts and full-length two-act plays. Submissions must be received by noon on Nov. 10 in the College of the Canyons TLC ...
Cub Scout Pack 48 will host a recruitment meeting at 6:30 p.m. at Sulphur Springs Community School. The scouts will also assemble care packages to send to U.S. troops serving in Afghanistan. The school is located at 16628 Lost Canyon Road.
The smartest "regular guy" I know from the housing industry decided in 2007 to use the recession to re-establish his family priorities.
Dennis Koontz and I live in Tesoro. We both served on city of Santa Clarita's formation committee 23 years ago. I was a parks commissioner, and Dennis was a city councilman. We know firsthand the advantages of being in the city. We encourage our neighbors to help us annex into the city where we drive, shop, work and play.
Dates to Watch Wednesday, Sept. 15 Canyon Country Advisory Committee meeting with presentations to include the California High Speed Rail Project, Vista Canyon Ranch update, info about the Santa Clarita City Council, CCAC Hometown Hero nomination, Santa Clarita library takeover, One Valley One Vision, Farm Bureau of Ventura County, River Rally report, unified development codes and more, free, open to the public, 7-9 p.m., Mint Canyon Moose Family Center Banquet Room, 18000 Sierra Highway, Canyon ...
The Saugus girls tennis team breezed through a match against Village Christian of Sun Valley Tuesday at Saugus High School.
This is a "back-to-basics" time for many businesses. Clients are asking for more. The response of the business starts with asking more from employees.
Many of us are approaching, or have already passed, the minimum age when we can start taking Social Security benefits. For this column, I would like to share my experiences so that perhaps you can benefit.
Welcome to The-Signal.com's "2day in the SCV," a compendium of today's events and a quick journey through the past, present and future.
Fall brings a whole new set of flavors to the table, and that's reason enough to celebrate with friends. Award-winning celebrity chef and cookbook author Michael Chiarello has created some deli­cious seasonal dishes that make the most of autumn's bounty and make it easy to entertain. "If you want to create beautiful food for your friends and family, the most important thing you can do is start your recipes with the best possible ingredients," says ...
Merrie Thomsen, left, and her husband, Jerry, of the L.A. County Firemen's Benefit and Welfare Association, unveil a rendering of its Rose Parade entry "Remember, Reflect, Renew" in Valencia on Friday.
Craig Bolock, 55, was in custody Monday after he allegedly shot a gun at a Castaic hotel, startling another guest.
A young, idealistic rebel from a desert planet seeks to fight an unjust, tyrannical emperor with a space station capable of destroying planets.
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama gained ground Tuesday in his drive for congressional backing of a military strike against Syria, winning critical support from House Speaker John Boehner while key Senate Democrats and Republicans agreed to back a no-combat-troops-on-the-ground action in retaliation for a chemical weapons attack.
The Signal asked Santa Clarita emergency management Supervisor Donna Nuzzi and Los Angeles County Office of Emergency Management Director Jeff Reeb what they consider the six most important things to do to prepare for disaster. Here's what they said.
Princess Cruises has appointed Stuart Hawkins as senior vice president of Health, Environment, Safety, and Security Compliance.
If you question New York City's Stop and Frisk policies, you might consider the constitutionality of Santa Clarita's DUI checkpoints. What justification is there for stopping over a thousand cars when there is absolutely no reasonable cause? Just because we have a federal grant, Do we have to spend taxpayer money to cite a single DUI? Some may argue that it takes just one drunk to run over a child, but I'd ask what percentage ...
Our President Barack Obama is asking the Congress' vote. It's legitimate. If we have the proof that Syria killed children and adults with chemical weapons don't we have to intervene? I understand this time France would be our ally if we decide to save lives.
Junior and Missy's parents are driving them 12 hours away from their hometown to The University of Getting Out of My Parents' House. Sure, there are plenty of local community colleges and state schools they could have attended, but then they would have to come home every night to live with those stupid cash machines who raised them.
When I drive by the construction area of what will soon become the downtown Newhall roundabout - not to be confused with any medical-related term that shares the DNR acronym - I am reminded of the words of our illustrious Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich.
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.