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
Teenagers: How do we guide them to make good decisions? What do you need to know about your teens and their friends? What do you do if you think your teen needs help? How do we help them make the right choices in life? While the answers to these questions are never easy, help and guidance are readily found at the city's annual Teen Scene Unplugged.
Hi Robert, I built an 80-square-foot flagstone patio in my back yard. I excavated and put in a 2"-3" sand base, set the flagstone, made a mortar mix of one part Portland cement and five parts sand, the mix was blended in a trough with a hoe then was swept into the joints, tamped down with a 1" x 2" and refilled. The patio was then watered and covered with plastic for two days. The ...
On Sept. 11, Route 66 Classic Grill hosted a 9/11 tribute in conjunction with our monthly classic car show. As owner of Route 66, I would like to thank the many individuals who participated.
I just returned from three days with my daughters at the Avon Walk for Breast Cancer. I was so energized and excited because of the thousands of women there who raised more than $6 million to fight this horrible disease. Then I crashed to earth when I read the Country Journal letters to the editor regarding the "raid" by Los Angeles County on a local "animal hoarder."
New Lutheran church Who: Living Faith Lutheran Church What: Guest pastor Rev. Laurie Arroyo, Assistant to Bishop for Lay Leadership, will speak about "The Book of Faith." When: 5p.m. Sunday worship, 4p.m. Sunday School Where: St. Stephen's Episcopal Church, 24901 Orchard Village Road in Santa Clarita Contact: (661) 857-4535 Speaking of bliss Who: Unitarian Universalists of SCV What: Rev. Stefanie Etzbach-Dale on "The Geography of Bliss" with Water Communion When: 10:30 a.m. Sunday Where: 22900 ...
The Santa Clarita Festival of the Arts, sponsored by Lockheed Federal Credit Union, will highlight a spectrum of artistic talent in Old Town Newhall on Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 2 and 3.
SACRAMENTO - The California Highway Patrol is marking National Child Passenger Safety Week Sept. 19-25 by educating the public about properly securing their most precious loved ones.
Progress Reports Available Online In order to save the costs of mailing, students will carry home hard copy progress reports this year. The first progress report will come home with students on Sept. 24, however, parents may access progress report information online on Sept. 22, through Infinite Campus. Parents can visit their school website to sign up and start the process to gain instant access to accurate, current and confidential information about their child(ren)'s school ...
Here are the results of The-Signal.com's latest Reader Meter poll. The-Signal.com visitors cast a total of 192 votes from Friday, Sept. 10 to Friday, Sept. 17, 2010. Question: "Do you agree that the military's 'don't ask, don't tell' policy is unconstitutional?" * Don't care (28 votes) * No (107 votes) * Yes (57 votes) Click here to vote in The-Signal.com's current Reader Meter poll, in which the question is: What ...
SAN FRANCISCO -- Prepaid cards continue to grow in popularity, but this new form of plastic payment comes with high fees and weaker protections than those offered by traditional debit or credit cards, according to a new report by Consumers Union, the nonprofit publisher of Consumer Reports.
A 72-year-old Santa Clarita woman was taken to the hospital Thursday after she was struck by a moving vehicle in a Stevenson Ranch parking lot.
Local high school students probing water issues that affect the Santa Clarita Valley could earn themselves a $7,000 scholarship for their environmental efforts.
Editor's note: This column was originally published in The Signal in October of 2008. Where do you store your wine? Do you keep it in a cellar or spare closet? Perhaps you have a wine refrigerator, or you carefully stack each bottle in a wine rack in a corner of your dining room. Wherever you store your wine, following a few basic wine storage guidelines will help ensure that every bottle in your collection is ...
Since the beginning of cityhood in 1987, the city of Santa Clarita has been spending significant time and money addressing blight with the goal of beautifying our city.
Congress will soon have to, again, discuss and debate the federal budget and debt ceiling - national crises which they "kicked down the road" instead of solving in September.
At-large voting has all of us voting on all Santa Clarita City Council candidates.
Instead of lambasting the ACA, why not put that energy and time into trying
The ardent zeal of the pitiful mind set constantly at fever pitch to maintain the imbecilic quest to paint Americans as racists pushes the boundary of sanity versus psychosis.
Just when I thought maybe it was time to settle down over Common Core, U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan renewed the fire of discontent on both ends of the political spectrum with the following: "It's fascinating to me that some of the pushback (against Common Core) is coming from, sort of, white suburban moms who - all of a sudden - their child isn't as brilliant as they thought they were, and their school ...
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - Reserves Darren Collison and Jamal Crawford scored 15 points each and the Los Angeles Clippers used a strong second half to beat the Memphis Grizzlies 101-81 on Thursday night.
An 18-year old man has been arrested after allegedly stealing a part of a 2005 Porsche Carrera GT that was wrecked following a crash that left both Valencia businessman Roger Rodas and actor Paul Walker dead last weekend, according to the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station.
Data and information are provided for informational purposes only. The user assumes the entire risk related to the use of this data. The county of Los Angeles and the Sheriff's Department provide no warrant, expressed or implied, as to the accuracy, reliability or completeness of furnished data. In no event shall the county of Los Angeles or its Sheriff's Department be liable for any errors in the content of this information, or for any damages, ...
With thousands of people pledging to turn out Sunday for a memorial to honor Santa Clarita Valley resident and business owner Roger Rodas and actor Paul Walker, who died in a car crash in Valencia last weekend, a local church has offered up its parking lot to accommodate some of the crowd.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - The state parks department has a new warehouse for its collection of historical artifacts, and the building will soon be open to the public.
SANTA CLARITA - Sheriff's deputies responded to the Target department store in Valencia about noon Thursday on initial reports of a burglary.
It's on, scheduled in Newhall this Saturday, a chance for local kids and their families to explore, play, see, create and hear about the arts and literacy in the Santa Clarita Valley and beyond.
The Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Department and the City of Santa Clarita recommend the public avoid the Rye Canyon Business Park if at all possible on Sunday, December 8, 2013 in anticipation of a reported public memorial for actor Paul Walker and Roger Rodas. Ongoing parking restrictions and lane closures will remain in place and will be enforced.
SANTA CLARITA - About 4,000 children's social workers for Los Angeles County were on strike Thursday after contract talks broke down over the timing of a pay raise and the number of caseloads the workers must handle, union officials said.