College-bound students can now sign up for College Week Live as part of free online event on Oct. 7 showcasing all of the University of California campuses. Families can get tips on preparing for college admissions tests, writing a application essay and the interview admissions process. Families can speak directly with admissions experts, get information on scholarships and how to pay for college and take virtual tours of campus. The website is located at www.CollegeWeekLive.com.
Boys and girls ages 6 to 15 are invited to attend Santa Clarita's annual Punt, Pass, and Kick Competition from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sept. 25 at Central Park. Each participant will be allowed one punt, pass and kick, and points will be tallied and reported to the winner following the competition. The winner will have an opportunity to advance to the Punt, Pass and Kick Competition Sectional Competition in October, where the selected winner from sectionals will then continue on to the Team Championships at an upcoming Chargers game in November and December. For ...
The city of Santa Clarita and the Blue Ribbon Task Force will host "Teen Scene: Yikes! A Teenager Lives In My House!" from 6-9 p.m. on Wednesday at the Hyatt Regency Valencia's Grand Ballroom. The free event is meant to help parents understand and guide their teenagers in the best directions possible for today's world. Among the speakers will be Tyler Durman and Detective Dan Finn of the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station. The hotel is located at 24500 Town Center Drive in Valencia. For more information, call Tess Simgen at (661) 250-3708 or go to ...
Visitors who want to fish and hike Angeles National Forest won't have to pay Saturday, Sept. 25.
The 3rd Annual Castaic Days Outdoor Festival gets underway this weekend with a variety of amphibious events at the Castaic Lake Recreational Area.
The Santa Clarita WorkSource Center and Aerotek Inc. will host a job recruitment event from 10 a.m. to noon today.
"Wow," my wife, Cathy, exclaimed, "These shoes that you use to wash the car look brand new."
With the refusal of the U.S. Senate to lift the "don't ask, don't tell" policy on gays serving in the military, the Republicans once again show their true colors.
You have to feel sorry for the Republicans. Their party, the party of Lincoln, has been taken over by extremists so radical and uninformed that the religious right won't even touch them.
As the season wears on, West Ranch keeps looking better and better.
The third Annual Castaic Days Outdoor Festival will take place the weekend of September 25 & 26, 2010 at the Castaic Lake Recreational Area in Castaic.
This week's spootlight features food trucks, celebration, and French horns.
CU Xpress Lease Inc., a joint venture with Fusion Auto Finance LLC and GrooveCar Inc., has opened an office in Valencia. The Texas-based business is expanding its services to the California market.
At first blush, the process of divorce can seem incredibly daunting. For skilled practitioners, however, the questions are quite routine, even if the answers for each unique case and set of facts are not.
On Wednesday, January 15, 2014, at approximately 10:05am deputies assigned to the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station received a call for service regarding a 42-year-old male who was possibly suicidal. A short time later, the man's vehicle was located (parked) at Sierra Highway and Newhall Avenue. Deputies had reason to believe the man was now traveling on foot headed into an off road / rural area to possibly commit suicide.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Congress edged Thursday toward granting final approval to a $1.1 trillion package financing federal agencies this year, a bipartisan compromise that all but banishes the specter of an election-year government shutdown and underscores lawmakers' fatigue with budget battles.
ISLAMABAD (AP) - A lawyer representing Pakistan's former President Pervez Musharraf in his high treason trial said Thursday that his client needs to go to the U.S. for further medical treatment following a heart scare.
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.