Tonight, Friday, July 2 at the Lexus of Valencia Jazz & Blues Concert Series, a special tribute will take place to honor our military and specifically, the most recent local fallen soldiers from our community: Jake Suter and Ian Gelig.
Tony Newhall (second from right) presents a $50,000 grant check to COC Chancellor Dr. Dianne G. Van Hook (second from left), COC Foundation President Jill Mellady (far left) and Murray Wood (far right), the Foundation's chief development officer.
More than 11,000 marijuana plants with an estimated street value of $22 million were found in Angeles National Forest near Santa Clarita on Thursday, officials said.
Sheriff's deputies arrested a Canyon Country man Thursday night after finding $50,000-worth of narcotics in his home, culminating a six-month investigation led by Detective John Skikas, officials said.
The city of Santa Clarita is inviting residents to add their names to an interest list for the next round of home loans through the FirstHOME Program.
For most of human history, the life of children was tough, an almost daily stream of sharp elbows, bullies, getting knocked down, getting smacked and hearing harsh words from overworked parents.
In just a short time, West Ranch has become competitive in nearly every sport. Girls volleyball and girls tennis both took strides in beating Valencia for the first time in their programs' histories. The girls tennis team even won a share of the league title. The girls cross country team advanced to the first state meet in program history, while the track and field program sent its first athlete to the state meet. The football ...
A microcosm of what is occurring in national politics could be seen by observing the June 22 Santa Clarita City Council meeting. I refer to the "yes" vote for a large increase in the (non-political action committee) campaign donations to a $1,000 cap for our local political candidates.
Why should we have to pay outrageously expensive sewer bills for a treatment facility that really shouldn't be our responsibility in the first place? Since a high percentage of the salt is introduced by users upstream from us, shouldn't they also be made to pay their fare share?
According to a 2007 statistic, about 37 percent of U.S. households owned a dog. More specifically, that is about 43,021,000 households in the United States that owned an average of 1.7 dogs. With so many dogs residing in the U.S., dog attacks are not uncommon. But what happens when a dog attacks and bites a person? How does the law treat dog-bite cases?
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 would be great to get a shot of you by a pool or in the pool." This request in a recent e-mail I received from the assistant features editor at The Signal newspaper when we were discussing this article made me think: "Who me?! When you say in the pool - you mean in a bathing suit?! Huh?! No way!"
The challenges and pace of our modern lives create a habit of continually engaging with the outer world while we neglect - or even ignore our inner world.
WASHINGTON, D.C.-U.S. Rep. Howard P. "Buck" McKeon (R- Calif.). The Ranking Member of the House Armed Services Committee, today released the following statement praising the Senate's swift confirmation General David Petraeus as the new commander of U.S. and international troops in Afghanistan:
Come out tonight, July 1, between 4 p.m. and 8 p.m. and support the Art Walk on Main Street.
Charlie Vignola opens his column Dec. 3 by writing: "Simply put, what I believe shouldn't affect you, and what you believe shouldn't affect me - period" ("Slippery slope for U.S.").
Build it once. Build it right.
Regarding Gary Curtis's Dec. 6 letter to the editor, "Consequences of abortion": Words almost fail me, Mr. Curtis.
I have a couple of uncles I would rather forget, but I will admit they exist and I have met them.
Stay Green Inc. Landscaping company brought home four 2013 awards from the California Landscape Contractors Association.
Homebuilder Lennar Corporation was awarded $1 billion in damages against California developer Nicolas Marsch III and his company, Briarwood Capital LLC, a Lennar spokesperson said.
MONTREAL (AP) - Rookie Martin Jones is already making Los Angeles Kings' history.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Goran Dragic scored 31 points and the Phoenix Suns beat the Lakers 114-108 Tuesday night, keeping Los Angeles winless with Kobe Bryant back in the lineup.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Shedding gridlock, key members of Congress reached a modest budget agreement Tuesday to restore about $63 billion in automatic spending cuts from programs ranging from parks to the Pentagon and eliminate the threat of another partial government shutdown early next year.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - An avalanche that was caught on video dragged a backcountry skier into a Utah ravine and buried her in snow, but the woman survived because she deployed a special air bag and other skiers were able to quickly dig her out, witnesses said Tuesday.
RENO, Nev. (AP) - Two adults and four children who were stranded in sub-zero temperatures in a Nevada mountain range for nearly 48 hours were found alive and well on Tuesday by search crews, authorities said.
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - Kaiser Permanente has warned 49,000 patients that a computer flash drive containing some of their private details has gone missing from the Anaheim Medical Center.
DETROIT (AP) - Mary Barra has spent the past three years as General Motors' product chief, making cars that drive better, last longer and look good in showrooms.
California water officials have released a draft of a $24.7 billion plan to restore the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta, in part by building two 30-mile underground tunnels to ensure stable water delivery to millions of Californians.
MIDLAND, Mich. (AP) - Where does Santa Claus learn to chortle "Ho, ho, ho!" and listen to the wishes of children all over the world?