The authorities are delaying lethal injection for Albert Brown because they don't want to cause him needless pain. Give me a break.
Power Chevrolet Valencia is teaming up with the American Youth Soccer Organization (AYSO), Region 677, to provide its players and coaches with soccer kits filled with equipment bags, soccer balls, sport cones, practice jerseys, T-shirts, a monetary donation and an opportunity to help them raise funds. Region 677 covers Canyon Country.
Have you ever wondered how the Sheriff's Department really works? Or wondered what happens during a routine traffic stop? How does real-life detective work compare to what you see on television? These questions will be answered when the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station is holds its own Community Academy, which is a unique opportunity to learn up close and personal about the inner workings of local law enforcement.
Delete Lauri Solano, left, of Valencia, reacts to the breath of her husband, Carlos, after he tried the Fort Apache chili during the Fun in the Sun Chili Cook-off at the Jack Bones Equestrian Center at Pitchess Detention Center in Castaic on Saturday.
They frame your favorite view and are key to making your home comfortable in summer and winter, yet most people don't think about them until they stop working properly. But, if your windows aren't performing as well as they should, now is a great time to consider replacing them.
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.
BEVERLY HILLS - It was another up-and-down game for Canyon High.
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With a posse of more than 40 students and community members performing as cowboys, cowgirls, line dancers and country crooners, this month the College of the Canyons theatre and music departments will present a production of the foot-stomping musical "The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas."
The Signal's website, The-Signal.com, will be offline for approximately 12 hours Saturday starting at 5 a.m. Pacific time.
SACRAMENTO - California has one of the highest seat belt compliance rates in the nation.
The fifth annual Fun in the Sun Chili Cook-off, sponsored by the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, will be held this Saturday, Oct. 2, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Jack Bones Equestrian Center in Castaic.
Editors note: This column was originally published in The Signal in October of 2008.
Every day, The Signal publishes the equivalent content of a paperback novel. That's a lot of local information, and in the columns we publish, a lot of different opinions. It is also local knowledge, and to our readers that has both power and value.
"Out of the Past" is upgraded to Blu-ray this week, as are more "Looney Tunes" shorts, and a number of fan-favorite titles mark their DVD debut. (Warner Archive titles are available at warnerarchive.com.)
Our kids are our world. We love them, and we can't imagine our lives without them (well, maybe we could for very short stretches on secluded, white sandy beaches...) But mostly, we are addicted to them in all their sweet stickiness. No matter what, we always want to remain within a snuggles reach of their cherubic-ness.
PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) - North Korea gave foreign media access on Monday to three detained Americans who said they have been able to contact their families and - watched by officials as they spoke - called for Washington to send a high-ranking representative to negotiate for their freedom.
PALMDALE (AP) - Los Angeles County sheriff's officials say a deputy has been injured in a rollover accident on the 14 Freeway near Palmdale.
ERIE, Colo. (AP) - All five people aboard a small plane that crashed near an airport north of Denver have died, a spokesman for the National Transportation Board said.
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.