America has emerged bruised, bloodied and officially downgraded from its latest super-crisis, this one completely manufactured by a small band of radical Republicans in order to extort - yes, that's the accurate term, look it up - trillions of dollars in spending cuts they never could've achieved through normal legislative means.
The William S. Hart PONY League Mustang 10U All-Stars won the Mustang World Series in Burleson, Tex. on Saturday with a 7-2 victory over Puerto Rico.
A San Fernando Valley-area doctor announced Monday he is running for Congress in California's 25th District, which includes the Santa Clarita Valley.
COC golf tournament
A line of youngsters with their hands on each others' shoulders snaked through the grass laughing and swaying their hips.
It's just another Santa Clarita Valley Wednesday in July, if you ignore the clouds huddled together, painting the sky an ominous gray.
Senior lunch menu
With long, lazy summer months stretching their dollars, teens in the Santa Clarita Valley have saved and spent selectively, reflecting trends in teen spending nationwide.
I read the letter by Richard Myers ("Lunetta is wrong on illegal immigration," Aug. 2) and must comment on cracking down on the employers that hire them will not stop them.
An open letter to all who post comments at The-Signal.com:
What is going on with The Signal's attack on the U.S. Postal Service ("I'm just a man in search of my mail," Aug. 2, and "A Dear John letter to the post office," Aug. 1)?
In response to "Redevelopment vital to success," a very good article by The Signal Editorial Board in the July 31 opinion page:
I had just finished shopping for ammunition at Walmart. Uncle Earl loves the cheap shotgun shells, and I always try to pick up a box for him when I'm in the store.
Sheriff's deputies responded to a Canyon Country neighborhood early Sunday morning after receiving reports of a drive-by shooting on the 18000 block of Nearbroook Street.
The Whittaker-Bermite Citizens Advisory Group is due to meet Wednesday night for an update on the progress of the cleanup and on the spread of perchlorate.
WASHINGTON (AP) - As states liberalize their marijuana laws, public officials and safety advocates worry that more drivers high on pot will lead to a big increase in traffic deaths. Researchers, though, are divided on the question.
MOSCOW (AP) - Pro-Russian rebels softened their demand for full independence Monday, saying they would respect Ukraine's sovereignty in exchange for autonomy - a shift that reflects Moscow's desire to strike a deal at a new round of peace talks.
THERMAL (AP) - A Southern California high school has retired a controversial Arab mascot.
SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) - Celebrity chef Todd English, who has opened restaurants around the country and written multiple cookbooks, was arrested Sunday on a charge of driving while intoxicated, authorities said.
SAN DIEGO (AP) - Hyun-Jin Ryu's stint on the disabled list was nothing more than a speed bump.
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - While the Los Angeles Angels buzzed around their clubhouse preparing for their fantasy football draft, the Oakland Athletics had their own doors locked for a grim team meeting.
The men's and women's soccer teams of The Master's College prepare for a busy week of home matches, while Mustang women's volleyball takes a breather after competing at the 2014 Asics/Wyndham Labor Day Classic in Irvine. Meanwhile, TMC men's and women's cross country teams gear up to start their season next weekend at the UC Irvine Invitational.
As the summer days of waking up just before noon yield to pre-sunrise first period classes, so comes chronic sleep deprivation among American teens.
Junk food is not only unhealthy and addictive, but it appears to stifle any willingness to try new foods, according to a study led by the University of New South Wales Australia.
Popular opinion has it that there's a dearth of good parents in movies to promote values and provide strong examples for the rising generation.
HAPPY CAMP (AP) - The U.S. Forest Service says cloudy skies and lower temperatures have slowed the spread of two forest wildfires that are threatening as many as 250 homes in far Northern California.
SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) - Celebrity chef Todd English has been arrested on a charge of driving while intoxicated in New York.
NAPA, Calif. (AP) - A significant aftershock from last weekend's magnitude-6.0 earthquake has rattled Northern California's wine country.
NEW YORK (AP) - Joan Rivers' loved ones said Sunday that they remain hopeful about her recovery three days after she went into cardiac arrest at a doctor's office.
RAFAH, Gaza Strip (AP) - The first of August dawned as a day of promise for the Mahmoum clan and thousands of other Palestinians stuck in United Nations shelters in Rafah - thanks to a temporary cease-fire with Israel they could go home for three days.