The federal estate tax (also commonly referred to as the death tax) is assessed on the value of all assets owned by a person when he or she passes away.
Hart High's football team had only the technical preamble of a game clock keeping it from celebrating a third consecutive CIF-Southern Section championship.
The Santa Clarita Valley is known for its quarterbacks.
Asked to describe UNLV wide receiver Ryan Wolfe, ESPN NFL draft guru Mel Kiper Jr. said: "Ryan Wolfe is ... one of the best clutch performers in all of college football with those great hands."
Sheriff's deputies are searching for two teenage boys who allegedly stole liquor from a Saugus supermarket and attacked a woman who tried to stop them.
Captains organizing teams of fundraising walkers for the American Cancer Society's 2010 SCV Relay for Life and local residents who are interested in joining a team are invited to attend a monthly Team Captains' Meeting 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 19, at Grace Baptist Church in Saugus.
Jen Minard and Danika Sanchez, two volunteers with a multi-year history with the American Cancer Society's annual Relay for Life fundraiser, have been named co-chairs for the 2010 SCV Relay, scheduled for May 22-23 at Central Park.
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To all who have helped support the Santa Clarita Valley Senior Center this past year, we offer our sincere thanks. And, if you would like to make a tax-deductible contribution in 2009, we offer this reminder that you only have today and tomorrow in which to do so.
Canyon High School's AP Environmental Science class will host an electronic waste collection in the student parking lot on Saturday, Jan. 9, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
When the Pasadena Tournament of Roses begins its march down Colorado Boulevard on New Year's Day, at least seven local high school musicians will be part of the Pasadena City College Tournament of Roses Honor Band.
Psychotherapist and Santa Clarita Valley Senior Center Mental Health Consultant Judith Harris speaks on "How to put the 'Happy' in New Year" from 1 to 2 p.m. today at the Senior Center located at 22900 Market Street in Newhall.
LETMESAIL invites the community to its New Year's Eve Ball, "New York," on Thursday.
Home sales in the Santa Clarita Valley were down in November, and Realtors pointed to limited inventory as the cause.
Former Valencia High pitcher Jordan Taylor played in the top tournaments against the best players in the country.
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.