How many cans, cartons and plastic containers does it take to fill a 45-gallon garbage barrel?
The city of Santa Clarita is well known for its wide array of outdoor activities and opportunities, including thousands of acres of beautiful, open space, as well as 20 city parks and numerous top-of-the-line recreational facilities together encompassing more than 260 acres.
Regarding "Obama gets the GOP where it hurts," (April 21): Gary Horton, your opinion column had to hit the Granary Square Starbucks gang right (no pun intended) between the eyes. Now that the socialist (Obama) is doing good and gaining ground in a positive way, that must be galling the Starbuck Boys. Lighten up boys, and start drinking your coffee with cream and sugar instead of black. The cream and sugar adds to the taste ...
Regarding Michelle Sathe's story "More people driving at 55 and over," (July 5): Your article regarding senior drivers is so timely for me and my family because it has been the subject matter in our family since the beginning of May, when I had a temporary physical setback.
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.
San Antonio - Operation Homefront and Dollar Tree will launch "Back to School Brigade, a program to collect new school supplies for children of military families from Sunday, July 11 to Monday, August 2.
When leaving one employer for another, the potential of new opportunities can be exciting. However, the process of possibly relocating, leaving colleagues and the choices you need to make about what to do with your retirement funds may also make these transitions challenging for some.
The Valley Industrial Association (VIA) will host its monthly business luncheon on Tuesday, July 20 at 11:45 a.m. at the Valencia Country Club.
Cleveland (AP) - Cleveland Mayor Frank Jackson thanked LeBron James for his contributions to the city at a news conference today. Jackson said the superstar's decision to leave the Cavaliers for the Miami Heat "is not going to make or break Cleveland."
UPDATED 12:30 p.m: Sheriff's Homicide detectives are investigating a deputy-involved shooting in Canyon Country that sent a man to the hospital early this morning, officials said. Around 3 a.m. deputies responded to a call about a domestic disupte at the Parklane Mobile Estates in the 20400 block of Soledad Canyon Road, sheriff's Lt. Mark Hershey said. When the deputies arrived on the scene, Ralph Noriega, 41, was reportedly outside the front door of a house, yelling ...
The Santa Clarita Valley Disaster Coalition, in cooperation with the Santa Clarita Child & Family Center, will cover the cost of counseling for up to six counseling sessions with counselors from the Child & Family Center to witnesses of the July 4 Valencia Boulevard traffic accident and fatality.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A San Fernando Valley man could face the death penalty for sexually assaulting and beating to death his girlfriend's 5-year-old daughter.
The writers of "The Complete Works of Shakespeare (abridged)" bring you "The Bible: The Complete Word of God (abridged)," a hilarious jaunt through the pages of the Bible. Now playing at the SCV Space, the Upstart Crows production of "The Bible" stars Tamarah Ashton-Coombs, Hannah Lively and Beth Ann Sweezer. "The Bible" will be performed on July 9, 10, 16 and 17 at 8 p.m. and on July 11 and 18 at 2 p.m. Tickets ...
The 81 Series returns to the Repertory East Playhouse tonight with the critically acclaimed "The Last Days of Judas Iscariot," written by Stephen Adly Guirgis. The play is described as "Set in a time-bending, darkly comic world between heaven and hell, 'The Last Days of Judas Iscariot' reexamines the plight and fate of the New Testament's most infamous and unexplained sinner." "The Last Days of Judas Iscariot" tells a story of Judas. While in purgatory, ...
Whether you feasted on hamburgers, hot dogs or any other grilled and savory dish this past Fourth of July, one thing is for certain: Independence Day marks barbecue season in full swing. With that being said, we have a few wine suggestions for your summertime barbecue, cookouts and camping trip meals. By now you should know that we're fairly traditional. So it should come as no surprise that at our summer cookouts you would find ...
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.