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.
Special auditions for the lead roles of College of the Canyons' 2011 "Death of a Salesman" will be held from noon to 3 p.m. Saturday at the Valencia campus. All actors interested in auditioning for the roles of Willy Loman and Linda Loman are asked to meet in Pico Canyon Hall, Room 101 at noon to perform a prepared monologue or read from the play. Auditions for all other roles will take place Feb. 8 and 9, 2011.
The Democratic Club of Santa Clarita will hosts its monthly meeting at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday at El Trocadero restaurant in Newhall. Members will discuss the upcoming November election, including the propositions and candidates running for office. For more information, call (661) 284-6615 or e-mail email@example.com. The restaurant is located at 24274 Main St. in Newhall.
Health insurance providers will be sending federally required notices Sept. 1 to explain re-enrollment rights under two health care reform provisions: removal of lifetime dollar limits on benefits, and adding dependents under the age of 26. What does this mean?
Film and TV productions bring revenue and jobs to Santa Clarita. You might run into a film crew any day. Here's a production that is currently shooting in town:
The local community is invited to meet the new Assistant Fire Chief Bill Niccum from 5-7 p.m. on Sept. 22. Niccum has strong ties to the Santa Clarita Valley as he attended Hart High School and College of the Canyons. The meet and greet will take place in the Century Room at City Hall, 23920 Valencia Blvd. For more information, call (661) 255-4939.
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.
The following is a collection of essays fourth-grade students at Newhall Elementary School, sharing what they did over their summer vacation.
The League of California Cities has released a voluntary International City/County Management Association survey of the compensation of city and town managers across California.
Santa Clarita Mayor Laurene Weste and the Santa Clarita City Council cordially invite the community to meet the city's new Assistant Fire Chief Bill Niccum at a special open house at City Hall on Wednesday, Sept. 22 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
The Santa Clarita City Council will host its annual "State of the City" luncheon on Thursday, Oct. 14 at 11:30 a.m. at the Hyatt Regency Valencia grand ballroom.
Construction of a new $10.1 million parking structure on the 1.9-acre Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital campus in Valencia has begun, according to McCarthy Building Companies, Inc., which is building the structure.
1. OBAMA: NO ONE DISPUTES CHEMICAL ARMS USE IN SYRIA
AMSTERDAM (AP) - A painting that sat for six decades in a Norwegian industrialist's attic after he was told it was a fake Van Gogh was pronounced the real thing Monday, making it the first full-size canvas by the tortured Dutch artist to be discovered since 1928.
JOHANNESBURG (AP) - Richard Van As, a South African carpenter, lost four fingers from his right hand to a circular saw two years ago.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Apple is expected to unveil its latest take on the iPhone Tuesday during an annual ritual that will probably cast a spotlight on the gadget maker's drive to regain market share and its sluggish pace of innovation.
I am noted for my exclamation marks in ending a sentence when I submit a letter to the editor to the SCV Signal, which seems to annoy some posters.
Today, President Obama will address the nation and try to convince a skeptical American public why it's important to take limited military action in Syria as retaliation for President Bashar al-Assad last month allowing chemical weapons to be used against civilians, killing nearly 1,500 people, including more than 400 children, with sarin gas.
Does any American believe that Army 1st Lt. Clint Lorance, 28, should remain in a military prison for the next 20 years for "murder" after giving a legitimate order to his soldiers to fire at three Afghan men on motorcycles, killing two in the process?
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.