To improve accessibility and safety at Castaic Lake, Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich announced that the Board of Supervisors approved a request for the Department of Parks and Recreation to apply for a $100,000 grant for the installation of a 18'x95' boat launch and 30'x40' storage shed adjacent to the Boating Instruction Safety Center at Castaic Lake.
Actor Barry Cutler, dressed as the 16th President of the United States Abraham Lincoln, spoke to a group of students at La Mesa Junior High School Monday afternoon for the school's annual Abraham Lincoln assembly. Cutler spoke about the presidents' biography, and at the end opened it up for the kids to ask questions regarding the president.
The committee planning the 2009 American Cancer Society SCV "Relay for Life" meets 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Residence Inn in Stevenson Ranch.
A dinner to honor outstanding Regional Occupational Program (ROP) students is set for Tuesday at 6 p.m. in the multipurpose room at Rio Norte Junior High School, 28771 Rio Norte Drive, Valencia 91355.
I have been fortunate to participate in drum line at Rio Norte Junior High School since it began last year.
When 1932 Olympic medalist Babe Didrikson Zaharias "visited" Rosedell Elementary School in Saugus last month, she left behind a cadre of students wowed by her performance, her history, and this person-to-person method of teaching.
Congratulations to all the Canyon High School athletes who competed in the recent Santa Barbara Easter relays held at La Playa Stadium on the campus of Santa Barbara City College.
Editor's note: Late-breaking news Monday revealed that CalFire had changed its mind and rescinded its letter demanding payment from Carousel Ranch. Reading the newspaper may be diminishing among those younger than 30, but our three newspapers are an integral source of news for my husband and me.
A rebuff to William Creitz's Letter to the Editor, "Americans are under Assault" (April 3).
Today I stopped and watched the kids at the new skate park at the Sports Complex off Golden Valley Road. There were a lot of kids and all seemed to be having a great time. Only a very few were wearing any safety gear.
First place If I were an animal, I would be a penguin. I would love to be a penguin because you can waddle and swim very fast. Also, you can talk to penguins with "penguin language." I could also name myself because I won't have a name. I would love to be a penguin because I would never get cold with my thousands and thousands of feathers. These are all the reasons why I would ...
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SACRAMENTO -- The California Highway Patrol (CHP) has begun its transitional, nine-month "Comprehensive Approach to Reducing Speed" (CARS) project on roadways throughout the state.
Detectives from the Los Angeles County Sheriff Department's Headquarters Narcotics Bureau, assigned to the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station area, arrested two suspected drug dealers at a residence in the 19000 block of Drycliff Street last Tuesday, April 7.
Are you caring for an aging or disabled parent, relative, spouse or friend? Do you have questions about memory loss, dementia or Alzheimers? Are you looking for in home help and respite?
WASHINGTON (AP) - Wind energy facilities have killed at least 67 golden and bald eagles in the last five years, but the figure could be much higher, according to a new scientific study by government biologists.
SANTA CLARITA - Teachers, PTA leaders and others affiliated with Santa Clarita Valley's elementary schools are invited to send their school Patriot Day event pictures to The Signal to be considered for publication on the SCV Schools page.
There is a danger in being as glib as Sen. Ted Cruz, the winner of several national debating awards in college.
I cannot believe that some people actually think that same-sex marriages ought not to exist. That is just plain brutal.
I became upset when I got word.
The student government at UCLA recently resolved to ban the term "illegal immigrant" because they consider it "racially derogatory language" which has led to "racial profiling practices, punitive policies targeting socially marginalized groups, hate crimes and violence."
In his letter to the editor in the Aug. 29 edition of The Signal, Brian Springer credits "The Butler" movie as truthful. It is not.
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.