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.
In celebration of Scott Pilgrim's graphic novel conclusion and movie release, Brave New World Comics will host "Scott Pilgrim's Battle of the Bands" at American Legion Hall on Saturday, Aug. 14 at 7 p.m. to 11 p.m.
The city of Santa Clarita has launched an online calendar to provide Santa Clarita business owners with up to date information on trainings, seminars, networking opportunities and special events available.
As part of a charge to end homelessness in the Santa Clarita Valley, a local nonprofit organization is challenging local residents to spend the night in a cardboard box with the hope of raising money to help those in need.
The closing night of the 12th annual Lexus of Valencia Jazz and Blues Concert Series is tomorrow, Aug. 27, from 7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. on Town Center Drive at the corner of McBean Parkway, outside the Hyatt Valencia hotel in Valencia.
Austin, Texas (AP) - Lance Armstrong's attorney has lashed out at a report that a former teammate of the seven-time Tour de France champion told investigators Armstrong knew of widespread performance-enhancing drug use on the U.S. Postal Service team.
If the mismatched-buddy cop movie seems egregiously overdone, the idea of a parody of that genre would seem especially needless - which is what makes "The Other Guys" such a wonderful surprise.
Zac Efron and the rest of the crew behind "Charlie St. Cloud" want their movie to be weepy, soulful, inspirational, cathartic, ethereal, life-affirming and who knows what else on the New Age emotional barometer.
One of our favorite summertime activities is driving up the coast taking in the lush countryside of central and northern California with its plethora of wineries and tasting rooms. We love to visit old favorites and venture out to discover new finds that we can introduce into our store. As wine store owners, we do plenty of research along the way, as well as have a wonderful time enjoying all that a wine country trip has to offer.
Sequoia Charter School Principal Kathy Hunter has been appointed as the Hart district's coordinator of student services, officials said Thursday.
I started my political demonstrations when I was not yet 15 years old. In 1948, Hungary's Communist government nationalized (confiscated) all parochial schools, and I transferred to a state/municipal-run high school.
Joe Messina's website states: "Let the digging begin." They must be digging for a genie that can help wish all the problems with Larry Rasmussen's Romero Canyon school site to go away.
In his response to the Aug. 1 RedBlue America question about the proposed Islamic community center ("Should a mosque be built near ground zero?"), Ben Boychuck appears to base his argument on something that only exists in minds of Republican ideologues. He claims that this center will bring about Shariah (religious) law in the U.S. The fact that no one has proposed this, or that no American court would allow this, doesn't faze him a bit.
This week's spotlight in the SCV highlights flying dogs, flying helicopters and the flying career of a soccer player.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - California's recidivism rate dropped in the years before Gov. Jerry Brown's realignment law took effect, even though six of every 10 offenders returned to prison, the corrections department said in a report released Wednesday.
The con-artist comedy "American Hustle and the 3-D space odyssey "Gravity" lead the Academy Awards with 10 nominations each, including nods for best picture.
Fracking has captured the headlines recently, but another, less well-known technique for extracting oil trapped in rock cavities deep underground is increasingly being used in California and is an even bigger threat to health and the environment.
I'd like to applaud Sue Hartman's Jan. 10 column in The Signal ("Fracking for a prosperous California") regarding the benefits of fracking. And I'd like to add a couple of thoughts.
Political pundits have put Chris Christie and Hillary Clinton as the front runners for the next president. Let's compare how the two have handled themselves in the face of recent scandals.
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Thursday:
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.