DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Canyon High graduate and Team Nike member Alysia Johnson won the women's 800 in 1 minute, 59.87 seconds at the USA Outdoor Track and Field Championships on Sunday, the latest local product to make her mark at the event. On Saturday, fellow Canyon graduate Lauren Fleshman won the 5,000-meter run with a time of 15:28.70, while Santa Clarita Valley resident Allyson Felix won the 100 in 11.27 seconds on Friday ...
The Career Center at College of the Canyons is hosting CareerCampSCV from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. July 10 at the Dr. Dianne G. Van Hook University Center.
Rep. Howard P. "Buck" McKeon, R-Santa Clarita, recently met with Saugus High School senior Darryl Naito, who won this year's Congressional Art Competition for California's 25th District.
Chris Clark, who has served the Santa Clarita Valley Family YMCA as director of development and communications since 2007, was named this month as executive director of the organization.
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.
It was a fiesta of fashion and camaraderie during Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital's Holiday Home Tour League's annual luncheon and membership drive held at Valencia's Tournament Players Club.
Sinbad (left) was found in the Mojave Desert, starving and dehydrated. He was in foster care for a few months so we know that Sinbad gets along well with most other dogs and has a very sweet temperament.
The Kumon Math and Reading Centers of Canyon Country recently honored 41 students for their academic accomplishments in math and reading.
One of the thorniest actions a municipality can embark upon center around development and the development process. It was, in fact, development - or overdevelopment, as the case may be - and a desire to preserve what is special about our community that helped to bring about the city of Santa Clarita.
"False words are not only evil in themselves, but they infect the soul with evil."
Avocados. Strawberries. Flowers. Ventura County farmers say we're killing their crops because we're sending too much chloride - salt - down the Santa Clara River.
Matt Diederich did a great job in proving my point about non-critical thinkers ("On being noncritical," June 20). Just because it is the first definition doesn't mean that this definition applies in the context of the usage.
Carole Lutness set her hair on fire today in a letter about the BP oil spill ("Make them think twice," June 22) in which she accuses BP of "multiple criminal violations of the Clean Water Act ... anti-corruption law violations including criminal neglect, subterfuge, collusion, public lying ... negligent and reckless homicide of many people" among other things.
Here are the results of The-Signal.com's latest Reader Meter poll. The-Signal.com visitors cast a total of 848 votes from late afternoon Saturday, June 20 to afternoon Saturday, June 26, 2010. Question: "Was Frank Ferry right to call development opponents "developmental terrorists?" * Yes. That's what they are. (70 votes) * No. Ferry is a bully. (720 votes) * He has a point, but it's lost in the rhetoric (58 votes) Click here ...
When I see the heartbreaking images from this BP oil disaster - ruined beaches, dying wildlife and individuals who are out of work - it makes me realize that it's truly time for us to end our reliance on oil and move toward clean energy.
As President Obama considers retaliating against the Syrian government for the alleged use of chemical weapons against its people, I couldn't help but think about the lessons we should have learned following the Iraq War.
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.