The American Bar Association's (ABA) House of Delegates this week awarded full approval to the College of the Canyons Paralegal Studies program. With the House of Delegates' decision, the COC Paralegal Studies program becomes the only ABA approved program of its kind in the Santa Clarita and Antelope valleys - and one of approximately 30 such programs in the state.
For the first time, the Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce has hired a lobbyist to represent area business interests at the local, state and federal level.
It was a catwalk to benefit cats, dogs and other four-legged friends recently at the inaugural "Rescues on the Runway" dinner and fashion show event held at the Hyatt Regency Valencia.
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Exquisite food, fine wine and wonderful company - is there a better way to spend a Monday evening in the Santa Clarita Valley?
House Minority Leader John Boehner, R-Ohio, has stated that Harry Knox, who serves on President Obama's faith-based advisory council, appears to be an "anti-Catholic bigot" and should resign as a White House adviser.
The Feb. 3 edition of The Signal ("City eyes cuts to budget") indicated that the city of Santa Clarita will have a budget deficit of $817,000 this year.
My breast cancer was found accidentally at the age of 37. I felt a lump I knew in my heart was not dangerous. The tests were ordered and my instinct was correct about that lump. But the tests discovered a sizable tumor on the other side and in my lymph nodes - masses neither me nor my doctor could feel. I had an aggressive type of breast cancer - stage 3. The tests saved my ...
Recently, some people in the business community have called for a rescission of our landmark climate change law, AB32, passed in 2006 and signed by Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger.
The mobile solutions van from the Braille Institute will be available for the visually impaired at the Santa Clarita Valley Senior Center from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Tuesday, March 9.
In honor of Rx OTC Awareness Week, the city of Santa Clarita is reminding residents about the importance of keeping track of home medicine cabinet contents. The city's Blue Ribbon Task Force is also promoting the national event, held Feb. 22-28, which is designed to prevent prescription (Rx) and over-the-counter (OTC) drug use among youth.
Firefighters put out a house fire in Newhall this afternoon that caused an estimated $40,000 in damage to the structure and its contents, authorities said.
The Miss & Teen Greater Ventura County USA Pageant is now accepting applications. The Miss & Teen Greater Ventura County USA Pageants is an official preliminary pageant to Miss California USA. Participants may obtain an educational scholarship worth $500. It is open to Teen applicants ranging from ages 14 to 17 and Miss applicants 17 to 25. This opportunity has led many local titleholders to pursue their education goals, modeling and acting opportunities. Toay Productions ...
WASHINGTON, Feb. 10 (PRNewswire-USNewswire) -- Raising California's cigarette tax by $1 per pack would bring in $575.2 million in new annual revenue to help close the state's budget shortfall, while also reducing smoking and saving lives, according to a national report released today by a coalition of public health organizations.
Whole Foods Market in Valencia will donate 5 percent of its net sales to the LETMESAIL nonprofit organization during the store's latest "5 percent day," set for Wednesday, Feb. 10 from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m.
A young, idealistic rebel from a desert planet seeks to fight an unjust, tyrannical emperor with a space station capable of destroying planets.
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama gained ground Tuesday in his drive for congressional backing of a military strike against Syria, winning critical support from House Speaker John Boehner while key Senate Democrats and Republicans agreed to back a no-combat-troops-on-the-ground action in retaliation for a chemical weapons attack.
The Signal asked Santa Clarita emergency management Supervisor Donna Nuzzi and Los Angeles County Office of Emergency Management Director Jeff Reeb what they consider the six most important things to do to prepare for disaster. Here's what they said.
Princess Cruises has appointed Stuart Hawkins as senior vice president of Health, Environment, Safety, and Security Compliance.
If you question New York City's Stop and Frisk policies, you might consider the constitutionality of Santa Clarita's DUI checkpoints. What justification is there for stopping over a thousand cars when there is absolutely no reasonable cause? Just because we have a federal grant, Do we have to spend taxpayer money to cite a single DUI? Some may argue that it takes just one drunk to run over a child, but I'd ask what percentage ...
Our President Barack Obama is asking the Congress' vote. It's legitimate. If we have the proof that Syria killed children and adults with chemical weapons don't we have to intervene? I understand this time France would be our ally if we decide to save lives.
Junior and Missy's parents are driving them 12 hours away from their hometown to The University of Getting Out of My Parents' House. Sure, there are plenty of local community colleges and state schools they could have attended, but then they would have to come home every night to live with those stupid cash machines who raised them.
When I drive by the construction area of what will soon become the downtown Newhall roundabout - not to be confused with any medical-related term that shares the DNR acronym - I am reminded of the words of our illustrious Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich.
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.