The American Planning Association recently recognized the city of Santa Clarita with two awards for creating an outstanding planning project and information tools.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. - As tens of thousands of Californians prepare to mark Independence Day, the California Highway Patrol (CHP) reminds everyone to keep safety a top priority. The holiday falls on a Sunday this year. For many people it will be a three-day weekend full of celebration and good times.
SACRAMENTO -- Since May 7, 2010, the California Highway Patrol (CHP) has suffered the loss of five officers who died in the line of duty.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Rep. Howard P. "Buck" McKeon (R-Santa Clarita) Monday issued the following statement after the United States Supreme Court issued its ruling in McDonald v. City of Chicago with a 5-4 decision that the Second Amendment applies to state and local governments:
The city of Santa Clarita will host a dedication and naming of the Teen Room at the Newhall Community Center in honor of the late Ed Redd on Wednesday, June 30 at 3:30 p.m.
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) - There will be no all-Williams final at Wimbledon this year.
Blessed Kateri Tekakwitha Catholic Parish will host a comedy night fundraiser to benefit the Santa Clarita Valley Emergency Winter Shelter on July 11. The event will feature a silent auction and several comedians, including headliner Randy Lubas. The silent auction will begin at 3 p.m. and the show will start at 4 p.m. Tickets are $12 and can be purchased at www.santaclaritashelter.com. All proceeds will benefit the SCV Emergency Winter Shelter.
The Newhall Community Center Teen Room will be named and dedicated in honor of the late Ed Redd at 3:30 p.m. Wednesday. Redd, who died in March, served as Parks, Recreation and Community Services commissioner since August 2002. The Parks, Recreation and Community Services Commission and the Santa Clarita City Council unanimously voted earlier this year to name the Teen Room in Redd's honor.
The city of Santa Clarita selected the works of eight local artists to decorate bus shelters around the city leading up to the Festival of the Arts in October.
Student Michael Benz knows first-hand the benefits Golden Oak Adult School provides.
Power Automotive Group and Valencia BMW, in conjunction with the Old Town Newhall Association, sponsored the summer Car Show on Sunday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Main Street in downtown Newhall. Admission was free to show participants and spectators. The show featured many local car clubs and vehicles that pre-date 1972, including Model-Ts, street rods, classics and much more. Also featured were food vendors, local exhibitors offering goods and services, craft vendors, 50/50s and raffle contests.
Pressure brings out either the worst in players or the absolute best.
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.
If there is one thing we learned about The Master's College in 2009-2010, it's that the Mustangs can compete at the national level.
Apparently Paul Strickland never heard the adage, "There's no such thing as a free lunch."
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.