I recently introduced legislation with Sen. Barbara Boxer, D-Calif., to honor Andrea Mead Lawrence, a two-time gold medal winner and dedicated public servant who spent her career working to protect our most valuable lands.
The world moves fast for many investors, and numerous daily responsibilities can often cause some to lose sight of the financial big picture while focusing on the tasks at hand. Nevertheless, having an established and comprehensive long-term financial plan is very important.
A new-look Valencia girls basketball team dealt Saugus a 46-41 loss in its own Saugus Sensation girls basketball tournament on Friday.
With summer in full swing, especially with the fairly mild "heat" we've been enjoying, you've probably moved many of your everyday activities outdoors.
Cameron Smyth hugged cows, petted pigs and buddied up with sheep Friday. One particularly friendly sheep named Stanley even tried to snack on the framed certificate the assemblyman was handing over.
Every Saturday from July 10 to Aug. 28, Central Park will be jam-packed with musicians, families, friends, food vendors and, of course, music lovers for the Santa Clarita tradition that is Concerts in the Park. The Concerts in the Park series is free and takes place at Central Park in Santa Clarita. The concerts are set to begin at 7 p.m.; although, it is wise to arrive early with your lawn chairs, blankets and picnics as the spaces do fill up fast.
The Santa Clarita City Council will hold a public meeting Monday night to hear about the effects of immigration and immigration law locally and nationally.
A Texas hold 'em and bingo fundraising event benefiting Emily Hobson and her fight against cancer is set for Friday, June 25 at the Hyatt Valencia starting at 5:30 p.m.
Representatives from Santa Monica Baykeeper, the Surfrider Foundation, KPFK 90.7 FM, the Sierra Club, and
A fire along the Calgrove off-ramp to Interstate 5 has burned about 20 acres of brush as of 3:45 p.m., fire officials said.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Rep. Howard P. "Buck" McKeon (R-Calif.) recently met with Darryl Naito, a Saugus High School Senior who won this year's Congressional Art Competition for California's 25th District for his piece entitled "Breaching," using the medium of block print on raw canvas.
Brave New World Comics invites local, lonely geeks of all ages to attend its next "Geek Singles Night" on Friday, July 2 from 7 p.m. to midnight.
The iconic and beloved nurse featured in a famous V-J Day photo, Edith Shain, died on Sunday, June 20. She was 91.
The 81 Series will return to the Repertory East Playhouse from Friday, July 9 to Saturday, July 24 with "The Last Days of Judas Iscariot," written by Stephen Adly Guirgis.
Show off your hot rod; help a disabled teen or adult.
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.