If you enjoy the arts as much as I do, you won't want to miss the most exciting arts event in town, the Santa Clarita Street Festival of the Arts on Oct. 2 and 3 in Old Town Newhall.
There's a new political movement sweeping the land that this country hasn't seen the likes of since the emergence of the "New Left" in response to the Vietnam War in the 1960s.
I am part of the Tapia Brothers Farms. If you are new to Valencia, we were the main grower out here for many years before there were houses and malls. We are now back and sell direct at the farmers market at College of the Canyons on Sundays, and on Main Street in Newhall on Thursdays.
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 Sheriff's Department's annual Fun in the Sun Chili Cook-off fundraiser will kick off Oct. 2, with dozens of cooks vying for the top honor, as well as other awards in culinary skills, booth decoration and team spirit.
Strong winds and low humidity expected this weekend have prompted the National Weather Service to issue a fire weather watch for Saturday evening through Monday evening.
Keyboard Galleria Music Center's GigMasterz program for young musicians hosts its end-session gig at Route 66 Classic Grill in Canyon Country on Sunday, Sept. 26 from 3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
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Detectives from the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station are investigating an incident of assault with a deadly weapon (vehicle) and criminal threats that occurred on Tuesday, Sept. 7, at 4:20 p.m.
Designed to help students make the connection between their educational goals and the multitude of career options potentially available to them, the first College2Career Day on College of the Canyons' main campus in Valencia is set for Saturday, Oct. 9, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
College of the Canyons will host its fall Star Party from 7-9 p.m. on Oct. 15 at the school's Canyon Country campus. The event will feature Dr. David Ciardi and Dr. Kevin Grazier of the Jet Propulsion Laboratory who will present a short lesson about Jupiter. Visitors will also be able to view the planet through telescopes. Food will be sold on campus and a portion of the concession sales will go to the Dr. Ram Manvi Memorial scholarship fund. The event will take place at the Carl A. Rasmussen Amphitheater, 17200 Sierra Highway in Canyon Country. For ...
College-bound students can now sign up for College Week Live as part of free online event on Oct. 7 showcasing all of the University of California campuses. Families can get tips on preparing for college admissions tests, writing a application essay and the interview admissions process. Families can speak directly with admissions experts, get information on scholarships and how to pay for college and take virtual tours of campus. The website is located at www.CollegeWeekLive.com.
Boys and girls ages 6 to 15 are invited to attend Santa Clarita's annual Punt, Pass, and Kick Competition from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sept. 25 at Central Park. Each participant will be allowed one punt, pass and kick, and points will be tallied and reported to the winner following the competition. The winner will have an opportunity to advance to the Punt, Pass and Kick Competition Sectional Competition in October, where the selected winner from sectionals will then continue on to the Team Championships at an upcoming Chargers game in November and December. For ...
The city of Santa Clarita and the Blue Ribbon Task Force will host "Teen Scene: Yikes! A Teenager Lives In My House!" from 6-9 p.m. on Wednesday at the Hyatt Regency Valencia's Grand Ballroom. The free event is meant to help parents understand and guide their teenagers in the best directions possible for today's world. Among the speakers will be Tyler Durman and Detective Dan Finn of the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station. The hotel is located at 24500 Town Center Drive in Valencia. For more information, call Tess Simgen at (661) 250-3708 or go to ...
The Saugus Centurions' pitching staff continues to deal, and its bats continue to heat up.
Valencia's depth probably wouldn't have allowed it to have much of a let down on Wednesday, but Vikings head coach Chris Stroh still preached to his team that last week's girls' victory and boys' tie against Hart didn't mean they could relax Wednesday against West Ranch.
VATICAN CITY (AP) - On the night of Oct. 11, 1962, Pope John XXIII did something so natural that it's astonishing it was so revolutionary at the time. He came to the window of the Vatican's Apostolic Palace and spoke to thousands of candle-bearing faithful below - not in the arcane, scripted words of pontiffs past but in those of a father and pastor looking out for his flock.
Driving Under the Influence / Driver's License (DUI/CDL) Checkpoints are conducted by deputies with the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department on a regular basis.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Jodie Foster is a married woman.
LATHROP, Calif. (AP) - Electric car maker Tesla Motors is expanding its footprint in California.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Supreme Court on Wednesday rejected a plea to make it easier for victims of child pornography to collect money from people who view their images online, throwing out a nearly $3.4 million judgment in favor of a woman whose childhood rape has been widely seen on the Internet. Two dissenting justices said Congress should change the law to benefit victims.
SACRAMENTO (AP) - State senators were scheduled to receive a refresher course in ethics on Wednesday, the fallout from a series of legal cases involving Democratic lawmakers this year.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The mother of a 17-year-old honors student who was among 10 people killed in a fiery Northern California bus crash sued FedEx on Tuesday, alleging that its trucks have a history of catching fire.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Smokers are increasingly turning to battery-powered electronic cigarettes to get their nicotine fix. They're about to find out what federal regulators have to say about the popular devices.
Religious folks are familiar with the biblical story of Esau selling his birthright to Jacob for a "mess of potage."
When it comes to buying or renting a home, bias too often still appears in all shapes and sizes - because of religion, age, race, sexual orientation, a handicap, a partner from a different race, a different nationality, or simply the presence of kids.
Aristotle, the ancient philosopher, is right on the money when he considers the nature of racism. A person's skin color is nothing but an accidental occurrence.
Realtors gathered last week to ask federal, state, county and local officials and a transportation consultant, to review a number of issues affecting local residents and the community, said a spokesman for the Santa Clarita Valley
In January of this year, I was invited to be a part of a trade delegation visiting Shenzhen, a city in China. The trip was being organized by a gentleman who had worked at the county's economic trade council and had now moved on to greener pastures.