On Nov. 7, a bipartisan majority of the House of Representatives made history by passing HR3962, the Affordable Health Care for America Act.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- The California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS) today announced over $3 million in traffic safety grants to over 175 cities plus the California Highway Patrol (CHP) for special "Click It or Ticket" seat belt enforcement operations over the next year.
SACRAMENTO - The California Highway Patrol (CHP) recently concluded a nine-month enforcement campaign aimed at combating impaired drivers on California roadways. The campaign was funded by a $6.8 million grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety, through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
SAN FRANCISCO - On Friday, Nov. 14, Google, the Authors Guild, and the Association of American Publishers released their revised book settlement proposal in an attempt to fix a deeply flawed legal agreement.
As part of its ongoing lecture series, the Santa Clarita Valley Historical Society will host a presentation on "The History of Radio Broadcasting" by Carl Goldman, co-owner of local radio station KHTS, on Saturday, Feb. 27, 2010 at 2 p.m. at the Saugus Train Station.
Santa Clarita business executives will "serve time" to raise money for children with muscular dystrophy this week. The Muscular Dystrophy Association will host a "lock-up" in a mock jail Thursday, during which volunteers will try to "raise bail" by calling friends and asking for donations for the local chapter. The event will be held from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Outback Steakhouse, located at 25261 N. The Old Road in Valencia. "Bail" will be ...
Boomerangs and charitable deeds have much in common. Each gets returned - one way or another. This ricochet effect was recently observed at the Santa Clarita Valley Senior Center.
Hello, Santa Clarita Valley! Welcome to The-Signal.com's Daybreak, your point of entry for the day, and a quick journey through the past, present and future. Let the adventure begin:
It was the final game of the season and neither team had scored yet. As the Raiders went into their defensive formation, 8-year-old Phineas Yi said he was thinking, "We have to get a touchdown." Seconds later, Phineas intercepted a Steelers' pass and raced to the end zone with his opponents running after him and his fans cheering him on the sidelines. "This is his first year (playing in the flag football league) and he's ...
I live in the Bonelli tract, recently targeted by the city for code violations in a proactive program (not reactive to complaints). Most houses were notified of situations which were in place before the codes were written or were inconsequential.
Yesterday (Nov. 7) I witnessed a historical vote in the passing of HR3962, known as the Affordable Health Care for America Act.
The Community Intervention Team arrested Friday night a sexual offender and parolee in Saugus who had been missing for three years, said Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Lt. Mark Hershey.
Dates to Watch Today Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital Guild's 25th Annual Fall Fashion Show, Luncheon and Boutique. "Sunday at the Moulin Rouge" runs 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 15 at the Sheraton Universal Hotel. Tickets are $90. Info: (661) 253-8051. Holiday wine tasting at Tournament Player's Club in Valencia. Sample more than 100 wines from all over the world, 1-5 p.m. Great food and live music. Valencia Wine Co. hosts event. Info: ...
Hillel the Elder, the first-century BCE rabbi, summed up the legal and ethical foundation of Judaism with the command, "What is hateful to you, do not do to your neighbor." Luke 6:31 preaches: "Treat others as you want them to treat you." The Koran instructs: "No one of you is a believer until he desires for his brother that which he desires for himself."
On Wednesday, the Hart district board is scheduled to officially pick one, two or maybe three pieces of property as potential sites for a high school in Castaic.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The White House asserted Sunday that a "common-sense test" dictates the Syrian government is responsible for a chemical weapons attack that President Barack Obama says demands a U.S. military response. But Obama's top aide says the administration lacks "irrefutable, beyond-a-reasonable-doubt evidence" that skeptical Americans, including lawmakers who will start voting on military action this week, are seeking.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - In the backyard of his remote Southern California home, Bernie Jones is etching an unconventional blueprint: a construction plan to build his underground survival shelter. It won't be the typical, cramped Cold War-era bunker. It will hold 20 people.
NEW YORK (AP) - Grammy-winner Bruno Mars will sing at halftime of the Super Bowl in February, a person familiar with the NFL's entertainment plans told The Associated Press on Saturday.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - A former FBI director recommended Friday that the Justice Department investigate whether several lawyers plotted to corrupt the settlement program designed to compensate victims of BP's 2010 Gulf oil spill.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - As a gigantic wildfire in and around Yosemite National Park entered its fourth week Saturday, environmental scientists moved in to begin assessing the damage and protecting habitat and waterways before the fall rainy season.
NASA's newest robotic explorer rocketed into space late Friday in an unprecedented moonshot from Virginia that dazzled sky watchers along the East Coast.
The ghastly images reveal rows of the dead, many of them children, wrapped in white burial shrouds, and survivors gasping for air, their bodies twitching, foam oozing from mouths.
This week began the National Football League's season. In a few weeks patterns will emerge and the contenders and pretenders will emerge.
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.