April: Spider mites
A deputy with the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department Parks Bureau suffered minor injuries after losing control of the of the patrol car he was driving and crashing it into a guard rail at the Hasley Canyon Road onramp to Interstate 5, authorities said Friday.
When Chris Najarro saw a homeless individual walking along a Santa Clarita road just a few weeks ago, she didn't feel sad or hopeless.
Here are the results of The-Signal.com's latest Reader Meter poll.
There will be two outdoor Easter services at the beautiful Vasquez Rocks in Agua Dulce. The first is on Saturday, April 23, at 2 p.m. and the second is on Easter Sunday, April 24, at 5 a.m. This annual event is sponsored by the Alliance of Christian Churches of Acton and Agua Dulce, and presented as a community worship ministry.
To coincide with the spring launch of its world famous, behind-the-scenes Studio Tour, introducing comedian Jimmy Fallon, star of NBC's "Late Night with Jimmy Fallon" as the new host, Universal Studios Hollywood is conducting an online casting call for aspiring tour guides.
"Babe, I have a plan to be with you soon."
So the Republicans are turning the governor's visit into a reason to rail against unions and pensions. Seems we now have an Americans for Prosperity contingent here to complement our tea party.
As a general pediatrician in Southern California, I have had the good fortune to meet many children with special needs.
A 48-year-old man was arrested Thursday for an alleged assault with a deadly weapon for kicking another man in the head repeatedly during an after-midnight fight in downtown Newhall, authorities said. Because the arrested man wore shoes, the crime becomes assault with a deadly weapon, said Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Lt. Joe Efflandt.
The memorial service for the Acton teen who died Sunday will be held at 4:30 p.m. Saturday at High Desert School, 3620 Antelope Woods Road in Acton.
I enjoyed reading Laura Dixon's article "Inseparable" in the March 8 issue of The Signal, which described the wonderful relationship between volunteer Dwayne Johnstone and 16-year-old Willy Wonka, a horse at The Gentle Barn animal sanctuary.
Tuesday, April 26
I honestly don't believe that Democrats and Republicans will ever sit down and compromise on anything. The simple act of governing for all of the people seems to be impossible.
Editor's note: We asked our newspaper, website and Facebook readers to tell us about their experiences in the Jan. 17, 1994, Northridge earthquake. Here's what they said.
Recently, the community of Santa Clarita has been buzzing over potential billboard removals and the possibility of sign ordinance changes. It began when the Metro Group, who owns the land on which the billboards in question reside, approached the city with a proposal to remove every billboard in the Metro (railroad) right-of-way, within the Soledad Canyon Road and Railroad Avenue corridors, in the center of the city. This amounts to the permanent removal of 118 billboards on 62 structures along the Metro right-of-way in exchange for a change to the current sign ordinance that would allow them to build three ...
The demand for public transportation continues to increase as Americans enjoy the freedoms provided by commuter buses and railways.
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.