Four weeks ago today, we lost a great man.
Starting Monday, California State University, Northridge will offer a new online course on public policy.
Val Verde Park is hosting its final summer concert from 5:30-8:30 p.m. on Sept. 4. The free concert will feature "Le Rue Sounds," a musical group that plays R&B, funk and classic rock music. Participants are encouraged to bring their own chairs and blankets. Val Verde Park is located at 30300 W. Arlington Road. For more information, call (661) 257-4014.
Santa Clarita Valley residents can now watch live webcam images of the construction of the new downtown Newhall Library and the second phase of the new streetscape on Main Street. The live stream is available at SantaClaritaLibrary.com/webcam.asp.
An 18-year-old woman from Hemet was released from custody Thursday after deputies found brass knuckles, a butterfly knife and marijuana in her purse, and arrested her earlier this week.
A 35-year-old man was arrested in Canyon Country this week after allegedly attempting to take money from somebody else's bank account.
A 30 year-old Valencia man was arrested Wednesday after witnesses reported he was touching himself inappropriately at Valencia Central Valley Park.
The Outwest Western Boutique and Cultural Center is hosting a Western music concert at 7 p.m. on Aug. 28. The concert will include the Red River West trio, Buck Corbett and David Ferguson. Reservations and a $15 donation to benefit the performers are required. The event will include free refreshments. For more information, call (661) 255-7087. The Outwest Western Boutique and Cultural Center is located at 24265 Main St. in Newhall.
Just because a toast is usually shorter than a regular speech does not mean it won't bring up those frightening feelings of public speaking - fear, nervousness and next-to-death panic. Being on the receiving end of a toast can bring up some self-conscious feelings, too.
This week's spotlight in the SCV highlights wolves, crashes and late-night dining at a truck stop in Castaic.
This week, we bring you the second and final part of our review of some of the major Supreme Court rulings from the past term, picking up at the Second Amendment.
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.
I might sound incredibly naive, but every day, and as long as we listen to or watch news, read the newspapers and watch the president's speeches, we hear or read how one or more groups of workers' jobs are in jeopardy. And President Barack Obama's solutions always include job and/or pay cutbacks for every segment of the population - except for the politicians.
Please tell me how the Los Angeles Unified School District can justify building a $578 million school when there are so many schools that are in need of money.
The Signal and Screamin Daily Deals, an online promotional tool offering daily deals to consumers, announced a partnership today that will benefit SCV businesses, customers and local schools or nonprofits.
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.