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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.
The eighth annual Festival of Trees will continue 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. today, and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday at 21119 Centre Pointe Parkway in Santa Clarita. The event features more than 40 decorated trees, as well as photos with Santa, a Children's Corner, food and entertainment. Admission is $6 for adults and $3 for children.
A 59-year-old bicyclist remained in serious condition Friday at Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital after he was struck by an SUV early this week, hospital officials said.
It's been a long time since fans of Canyon have celebrated a playoff victory.
The city of Santa Clarita invites the community to attend the grand-opening and ribbon-cutting ceremony for the completion of Phase II of the streetscape project in Old Town Newhall on Dec. 16 at 4 p.m. The celebration will take place on Main Street near Lyons Avenue.
LOS ANGELES -- With an unusually high number of rabid bats recorded in Los Angeles County so far this year, the Department of Public Health is reminding all residents to avoid touching any wild animals, especially bats.
The Santa Clarita Valley Senior Center will host a Thanksgiving dinner for local seniors on Thursday, Nov. 25 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Residents from the Santa Clarita Valley, Agua Dulce, Acton and Antelope Valley organized a charity event for the Darnell family for Saturday, Nov. 20, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Big Mouth Pizza in Agua Dulce.
The Yes I Can students at William S. Hart District high schools will throw a fundraiser at Mountasia Family Fun Center on Friday, Nov. 19, from 5 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Who is on your list of thank you cards? Mom, Dad, your co-worker, pastor or friend? What about a soldier?
It's the time of year for turkey, all of the trimmings, desserts and celebrating with loved ones and friends. In keeping with its mission of saving lives, the California Highway Patrol (CHP) is reminding motorists the Thanksgiving holiday is also a Maximum Enforcement Period (MEP).
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Real Life Church will host its annual community Thanksgiving feast on Tuesday, Nov. 23, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station
The Master's College women's basketball will play live on regional television tonight.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Would Parmesan by any other name be as tasty atop your pasta? A ripening trade battle might put that to the test.
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) - The Malaysian military has radar data showing the missing Boeing 777 jetliner changed course and made it to the Malacca Strait, hundreds of kilometers (miles) from the last position recorded by civilian authorities, according to a senior military official.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The head of the Senate Intelligence Committee said Tuesday the CIA improperly searched a stand-alone computer network established for Congress in its investigation of allegations of CIA abuse in a Bush-era detention and interrogation program. She said the CIA's own inspector general has referred the matter to the Justice Department.
This past week in Zone 7, the following Part-1 Crimes occurred:
TOKYO (AP) - Prime Minister Shinzo Abe pledged to boost rebuilding efforts as the country marked the third anniversary Tuesday of a devastating earthquake and tsunami that left nearly 19,000 people dead, destroyed coastal communities and triggered a nuclear crisis.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Democratic senators clocked an all-nighter, working in shifts into Tuesday morning to warn of devastation from climate change and the danger of inaction.
DENVER (AP) - Colorado made roughly $2 million in marijuana taxes in January, state revenue officials reported Monday in the world's first accounting of the recreational pot business.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - A federal judge in San Francisco stopped the destruction Monday of millions of telephone records collected by the National Security Agency more than five years ago.
CALGARY, Alberta (AP) - Martin Jones made a habit of winning big games at the Saddledome during his Western Hockey League career.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Blake Griffin scored 22 of his 37 points in the first quarter and made 14 of 16 shots before fouling out, and the Los Angeles Clippers beat the Phoenix Suns 112-105 on Monday night for their eighth straight victory.
A Signal reader's complaint about apparent Santa Clarita City Council campaign signs placed in the Newhall roundabout produced a bit of a mystery Monday: the candidate whose name is on the offending placards says he knows nothing about them.
It's so easy to love a lovable child. When she or he comes to you with open arms and says "I love you, Daddy", your heart melts. When this child does his chores without repeated urging, you can't help but love him. When she does her homework without you holding a metaphorical stick over her head, you can't help but love her. It's so easy to have loving, tender feelings toward a child who simply seems to do what obedient children do.
A recent study found women consume more social media than men, and this usage is occurring primarily on mobile devices.