Brave New World Comics invites local, lonely geeks of all ages to attend its next "Geek Singles Night" on Friday, July 2 from 7 p.m. to midnight.
The iconic and beloved nurse featured in a famous V-J Day photo, Edith Shain, died on Sunday, June 20. She was 91.
The 81 Series will return to the Repertory East Playhouse from Friday, July 9 to Saturday, July 24 with "The Last Days of Judas Iscariot," written by Stephen Adly Guirgis.
Show off your hot rod; help a disabled teen or adult. The nonprofit organization LETMESAIL is hoping that exchange will lure in funds this Saturday for therapeutic, social, recreational and educational programs for the 218 individuals it serves annually. Battle of the Rides, to be hosted at Saugus Speedway Saturday from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m., will showcase more than 200 radical custom cars, motorcycles and exotic street machines, which will compete for trophies in ...
Durban, South Africa (AP) - Brazil is not taking any responsibility for the disappointing 0-0 draw with Portugal, saying the Portuguese's defensive setup kept the much-anticipated match from turning into a spectacle.
Santa Clarita Valley Senior Center will host its "Spring into Summer Boutique" benefit event on Saturday, June 26, from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. at The Provence Clubhouse.
Sheriff's deputies arrest a 27-year-old Canyon Country man on suspicion of raping a woman at a Saugus home.
When I was a kid, they didn't make video games based on movies. But if you wanted to relive, say, "Star Wars," you could buy the action figures. If you didn't have all the dolls, you could recruit substitutes: GI Joe could fill in for Darth Vader, Barbie could understudy Princess Leia, and you could make C-3PO and R2-D2 out of Legos. In 2010, just about every child-friendly blockbuster is accompanied by a video game. ...
Break out your sun dresses and Tommy Bahama shirts, tomorrow night, June 26, the Repertory East Playhouse will host its summer fundraiser at a private, waterside Valencia residence starting at 7 p.m. The Summer Evening with the REP carries a "Cheeseburger in Paradise" theme (in reference to the Jimmy Buffett song) and will be a relaxed, casual evening of good food and good times. The $35 tickets include a barbecue-style dinner, open bar and live ...
It's a universal truth that wine properly paired with food creates a gastronomical masterpiece for those who enjoy the pleasures of a good meal. Books, websites and classes are devoted to this subject and available for those interested in learning the fine art of food and wine pairing. But what about wine in food? Whether cooking with wine or enjoying foods infused with wine, this secret ingredient holds court to most any foodie's taste buds. ...
In sports, and in every walk of life, patience is a virtue. Canyon's 2009-2010 athletic season helped prove that patience pays off. After three straight years of 6-4 finishes in league, and a 7-19 overall finish during the 08-09 season, the Cowboys girls basketball team underwent a facelift to win the program's first Foothill League title since 1973. Yet the play of Brooke Lemar and her squad was equally matched by their male counterparts. After ...
As the summer begins, there are barbecues, parties, holidays, and all kinds of get-togethers.
As our Founding Fathers understood, the role of an effective government is keeping the peace. That is all.
Thank you so much, California Federation of Women, for bringing to my attention the efforts of the hard-working members of the California Assembly (80 members) and the California Senate (40 members).
It is interesting to watch the maneuverings in Sacramento as legislators attempt to deal with a massive budget deficit, which most would agree was caused by irresponsible spending and a declining economy.
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.