Big news on the water scene in 2010: It rained!
Members of the Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce, from left to right, incoming Chairwoman of the Board Dana Cop, new chamber President Terri Kingery and interim director Charlie Gill get together for a picture Thursday at the organization's Meet and Greet at the Tournament Players Club Valencia in Valenia.
LA JOLLA, Calif. -- Many great new jobs can be created by innovations in technology that are being developed through university research labs and innovative start-up companies across the nation if Congress can give Americans the opportunity to learn new skills to get those jobs, according to a study published in a new book, "Closing America's Job Gap," by Mary Walshok, Tapan Munroe and Henry DeVries.
The Foundation for Children's Dental Health will recognize its volunteers for their commitment to the dental health of local youth with a Dentist Appreciation Banquet on Monday, Jan. 24, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Wolf Creek Restaurant.
Here are the results of The-Signal.com's latest Reader Meter poll.
The Canyon Country Advisory Committee will host a general meeting on Wednesday, Jan. 19, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. in the Banquet Room at Mint Canyon Moose Family Center.
As part of an upgrade and vendor switch on our phone system and bandwidth, our telephone prefix (first three digits) for all direct-line calls into The Signal was changed early this morning. Our suffix number/extension (last four digits) for all Signal employees remains the same. For those out of the market, the 661 area code remains the same.
How often do you feel your irritation level rising when near cell phone users?
Once again, conservative Brian Baker has written a letter, which appeared in Thursday's Signal, denying that mankind has anything to do with climate change.
You're about to sell your business, buy some property or you're about to hire a new management employee.
Since when did reading the United States Constitution become such a controversial event?
No rational person can ignore the level of vitriol and military language Sarah Palin and others used in, among other races, the congressional election of Rep. Gabrielle Giffords.
I read with amusement The Signal's Jan. 6 article about how Congressman Howard "Buck" McKeon, R-Santa Clarita, is going to tighten the belt and reduce the deficit.
Introduction to lighting
It all started with four pages of college-ruled notebook paper inherited from his aunt.
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.
JERUSALEM (AP) - Israel's finance minister says his country and other regional powers should work together to rebuild the Gaza Strip and disarm Hamas militants that rule the territory.
BAGHDAD (AP) - Iraqi security forces and Shiite militiamen on Sunday broke a six-week siege imposed by the Islamic State extremist group on the northern Shiite Turkmen town of Amirli, following U.S. airstrikes against the Sunni militants' positions, officials said.