More than 150 volunteers helped clean up Castaic Lake from 9 to 11 a.m. on Saturday. The Friends of Castaic Lake run a Pride in the Lake event on the second Saturday of every month. The February and September events also include a hot dog lunch for all of the volunteers. The Friends of Castaic Lake is a nonprofit group of volunteers dedicated to enhancing Castaic Lake State Recreation Area. For more information visit <a ...
A car hit and ruptured a fire hydrant at the corner of Bouquet Canyon Road and Valencia Boulevard in front of McDonald's about 8:15 a.m. Firemen stopped the water about a half hour after the collision.
The North Park Student Council has concerns for the terrible earthquake in Haiti. The members wanted to help.
First Place To be a good citizen anywhere you have to be a good person. That means showing respect, having a good attitude or just helping out. In the classroom, you have to show responsibility by doing your homework on time, or listening and following directions. Also, you have to help out your other classmates. Another example is in your community. Don't just throw your trash in the street, find a trash can and use ...
Students at Meadows Elementary School combined fitness with fundraising during the school's inaugural triathlon to support school programs.
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"Nothing is certain but death and taxes," - Benjamin Franklin That was in the 18th century. The 21st century adaptation might be: "Nothing is certain but longevity and taxes." Longevity is a known financial risk and its importance will grow year after year. Why? Because retirement planning ends with addressing income needs only through average life expectancy, which is about age 85 for males and age 87 for females who currently are age 65. In ...
Alan Mootnick cares so much about protecting his endangered gibbons from human encroachment that even he doesn't interact with them.
I commend City Councilman Bob Kellar for bravely speaking about illegal immigration. American life as we know it could soon end under the burden of illegal immigration.
The 2010 AAF-Los Angeles North ADDY Awards, an advertising, graphic design and web design competition, is waiving last-minute entry fees until Friday, Feb. 19.
The American Cancer Society has launched Daffodil Days 2010, an ongoing campaign running through March that will raise funds for cancer research and education by selling daffodils in communities nationwide.
On Thursday a California Superior Court Judge ruled against The Community Advocates for Healthcare SCV (CAHS) and Santa Clarita Organization for Planning and the Environment (SCOPE) in public interest litigation filed in opposition of a massive office expansion.
Fire tore through a Valencia apartment complex's clubhouse, heavily damaging the building but forcing no evacuations, fire officials said Sunday.
PARIS (AP) - A French judge has issued an international arrest warrant for U.S. cyclist Floyd Landis in connection with a case of data hacking at a doping laboratory, France's anti-doping chief said Monday.
A lone white man walks down the street in the heavily Hispanic side of Newhall. His skin color sets him apart from the brown-skinned residents. He carries no Watchtower tracts, nor does he wear a name badge announcing his church.
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.