Steven Watanabe grew tense as he drove under a suburban Valencia overpass that reaches over Interstate 5. Visions of Baghdad flashed in his mind - panic gripped him.
Kriser's Feeding Pets for Life, specializing in the retail sale of natural organic pet food, pet accessories, grooming, adoptions and related domestic pet services, has leased 2,470 square feet of retail space in the Valencia Crossroads retail center.
The city of Santa Clarita will host a free Enterprise Zone breakfast workshop on Wednesday, Aug. 25, 9-10 a.m. at City Hall, on the first floor in the Council Chambers. The informational workshop will include a complimentary continental breakfast and provide local businesses with information as to how they can benefit from the Enterprise Zone program by reducing their state income tax by 50 percent or more.
In a new twist to the Landsource/Newhall Land bankruptcy saga, the attorneys for the creditors recently filed a "fraudulent conveyance" claim against LNR NWHL Holdings, Inc., LNR Land Partners SUB, LLC and LNR Property Corp.
Thanks to the city of Santa Clarita for providing the free concerts in the park on Saturday evenings.
It must be nice to be a federal judge and play God with people's lives. Yes - play God.
The articles in The Signal about "the people" being upset and furious about Proposition 8 should remember when the majority also passed a proposition that called for the language in California to be English.
Last week, we helped sponsor a barbecue for a group of French students and their chaperones. The gathering was over by 11 p.m. since they were on a tight schedule.
Kudos to Steve Lunetta for his Aug. 16 column, "That's it, I give up."
A lovely, City of Lights-themed soirée recently paid tribute to prominent community members who support the American Cancer Society.
The Rotary Club of Santa Clarita Valley will dedicate a section of its community garden to local fallen veterans on Wednesday, Aug. 25.
College of the Canyons caps off its 37th Annual Cross Country Summer Series Thursday night at Cougar Stadium.
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.
A 37-year-old Lancaster man was seriously injured Tuesday when his car crashed into the back of a gasoline tanker on Highway 14 north of Escondido Canyon Road in Acton.
Debt comes in many shapes and sizes. Some types are more easily justified than others. Some are planned and others are a result of giving in to an impulse. One thing is for sure, though. Debt is the enemy. Of course, it wasn't always that way. In the beginning, debt acts like it's a friend, allowing you to buy that extra outfit or a television with just a swipe of a card, or that much-needed SUV down at the car dealership; or a solid education. It isn't difficult to get into debt, but once you want out ...
The days of losing your hotel room key and waiting in a long line to check-out and pay your bill might be over. Hilton Worldwide announced yesterday that they'll be revolutionizing the way its hotel system works in the near future, making your stay much more compatable with your smartphone.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. unemployment rate has plunged since the start of last year to a five-year low of 6.1 percent. And the July jobs report being released Friday will likely show a sixth straight month of healthy 200,000-plus gains.
#SCV Sheriff's "National Night Out" Against Crime 2014. COME JOIN US.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Rushing toward the exits, Congress on Thursday scrambled to wrap up legislation addressing the problem-plagued Veterans Affairs Department and a looming shortfall in highway money. House Republicans sought to win over reluctant, tea party conservatives on a border security bill.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Hundreds of cars submerged below murky water. A landmark basketball court, newly refurbished, showing signs of buckling. Soaked and stained carpets. An athletic track coated in mud.
DAKAR, Senegal (AP) - The deadliest recorded Ebola outbreak surpassed 700 deaths across West Africa on Thursday as the World Health Organization announced dozens of new deaths reported in the last several days.
ROZSYPNE, Ukraine (AP) - As fighting raged in eastern Ukraine, an international team of investigators on Thursday reached the crash site of the Malaysia Airline Flight 17 and got a first look at where it was brought down by a missile two weeks ago.
I don't usually write consecutive columns about the same topic, but this situation seems to be careening out of control and our government seems impotent to stop it.
Editor's note: About 50 percent of the water consumed in the Santa Clarita Valley comes from underground water sources.
The relatively small country of Italy (compared to the USA) has managed to take in more than 70,000 illegal immigrants (refugees) fleeing poverty, war and oppression in Northern Africa.
BALTIMORE (AP) - There isn't much of a disparity between how Garrett Richards has pitched recently compared to when he won seven straight starts.
A public hearing is scheduled for 6 p.m. Thursday night at the Castaic Sports Complex to discuss the Chiquita Canyon Landfill expansion that would double the daily disposal tonnage at the site from 6,000 to 12,000 tons and expand the landfill itself by some 143 acres.
Since its program started just over two years ago, Eternal Valley Memorial Park & Mortuary, with the support of Newhall and surrounding communities, has collected more than 500 cell phones and accessories that provided more than 31,000 minutes of call time to U.S. service men and women.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Reliever Jean Machi and the San Francisco Giants took advantage of a huge baserunning blunder by Pittsburgh, tagging out two runners who wandered away on the same play and beating the Pirates 7-5 Wednesday to end a six-game losing streak.