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.
Regarding "Box score: fascism 5, democracy 4" (The Signal, Jan. 30) - nonsense.
On behalf of the congregation of Prince of Peace Lutheran Church and our entire community, we would publicly like to thank the Santa Clarita Chapter of Thrivent Financial for Lutherans.
I guess Bruce McFarland didn't take his meds prior to writing his column ("Call to arms or cautionary tale?," May 11).
Political campaigns are often filled with hyperbole, but the recently concluded City Council campaign was the worst example of this behavior in Santa Clarita's more than 20-year history.
Regarding "Graffiti group chalks up a win" (The Signal, Feb. 26):
LOS ANGELES, May 12 -- Tickets go on sale June 6 for "Mummies of the World," the largest exhibition of mummies ever assembled, which makes its world premiere July 1 at the California Science Center in Los Angeles for a limited time only.
Keller Williams Realty Valencia is accepting blankets and food donations in conjunction with its annual "RED Day" until Thursday, May 13.
SAN FRANCISCO -- In response to the devastating earthquake in Haiti, Architecture For Humanity, the Bezos Family Foundation and Global Nomads Group have partnered to create studentsrebuild.org, a $500,000 matching challenge grant and call to action for junior high and high school students around the globe to help rebuild stronger, safer, permanent schools in Haiti.
Bicycle riders are invited to participate in the second series of community workshops on the countywide Bicycle Master Plan, currently being developed by the Los Angeles County Public Works Department.
The Santa Clarita Skate Park already had bowls, stairs, rails and ramps; now it has something else - WiFi.
All 11 a.m. today, the California Department of Education released the Academic Performance Index, or API, figures, which measure the academic growth of public school students by using standardized tests. Scores range from 200 to 1,000.
LOS ANGELES COUNTY - To enhance public safety in the Santa Clarita Valley, Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich announced new traffic control measures at following locations:
LOS ANGELES COUNTY - To enhance public safety, Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich announced that portions of Acton Canyon Road and Soledad Canyon Road will be resurfaced and new thermoplastic striping and pavement markings on roads will be installed.
The city of Santa Clarita and its Redevelopment Agency is encouraging residents to apply for a position on either the Planning Commission, Parks, Recreation and Community Services Commission, the Arts Commission or the Open Space Preservation District Financial Accountability Audit Panel.
Cloudy skies have made Southern California look a bit wintry but thermometers continue to insist it's summer.
SACRAMENTO (AP) - In just a few years, Gov. Jerry Brown has helped turn California's budget deficits into surpluses, persuaded Californians to raise taxes and quieted the complaints of many political opponents.
FRESNO (AP) - House Speaker John Boehner is scheduled to visit the Central Valley of California on Wednesday, joining three Republican colleagues to propose emergency legislation aimed at drought relief, a congressional aide said Tuesday.
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday:
Members said farewell to an outgoing chairman, and hello to the 2014 chairman of the board of directors at the Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce's 90th annual installation ceremonies Friday night.
When you think of California do words like innovative, leading-edge and trendy come to mind? A place where new ideas first take root before they become woven into the very fabric of the national culture and industrial base before becoming recognized around the world as being uniquely "American". If so, you may be surprised to learn that in one area, the critical business process of selecting and hiring new employees, California is lagging behind the rest of the country.
Energizer Bunnies keep going and going and going – and for a time, it looked like Buck McKeon would be equally perpetual in motion to those furry little drumbeaters. The man is after all, 75, and still beating war drums while running circles around most of us. Yet now it seems that both Buck the man, and his underlying message of perpetual militarism may be running down, with time well deserved for some R and R away from the military industrial complex.
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.