Phoebe Prince, a 15-year-old Massachusetts high-school student, was threatened and bullied to the point of suicide on Jan. 14.
I just want to voice my support of Betsy Hart.
Your front-page story ("Abuse claim haunts pastor," April 8) about the newly appointed pastor of Our Lady of Perpetual Help parish is an example of irresponsible journalism.
Is our economy still in the toilet? Are we still closing schools and laying off teachers, teachers aides and other school employees so the districts can meet their budgets? Is unemployment still at an all-time low?
After getting solid starting pitching on Wednesday against Canyon, it appeared as if Saugus would be hard pressed to repeat the performance.
However Centurion starting pitcher Cameron Castillo went out and delivered six innings of one-hit, shutout baseball on Friday to lead Saugus to its second straight shutout win over Canyon 6-0 at Saugus High School.
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The-Signal.com visitors cast a total of 359 votes from late afternoon Friday, April 9 to afternoon Friday, April 16, 2010.
Brave New World Comics is proud to announce their participation in Free Comic Book Day on May 1, from 10:04 a.m. to 8 p.m..
Valencia High School is looking for community and business leaders who would be willing to spend a few hours on Thursday afternoon, May 13, to judge graduating seniors who are completing their Career Exploration Projects with formal presentations.
Four years after the California Highway Patrol (CHP) received funding to bolster the ranks of CHP officers throughout the state; the increased staffing appears to have shown a positive impact on traffic safety and a reduction in the economic impact of traffic collisions and fatalities statewide.
Abuse of over-the-counter drugs and marijuana are among the topics to be covered when the Wm. S. Hart High School District hosts a district-wide drug awareness seminar for parents and students from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. May 4 in the West Ranch High School theater. The seminar is part of a series of drug information seminars offered by the Hart District's Comprehensive Alcohol and Drug Reduction Education (CADRE) program and is open to the local community.
Champions Science Adventures brings its award-winning science showcase to Six Flags Magic Mountain in Valencia this weekend during park hours as part of its five-week Wiz Bang Boom Tour.
On Wednesday, May 5, "Mental Illness and the Education, Support, and Advocacy that NAMI Offers Families and Individuals," will be the subject of a presentation by Zee Dankworth of NAMI - the National Alliance on Mental Illness from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. in Activity Rooms 1 & 2 of the SCV Senior Center, 22900 Market Street, Newhall 91321.
Hart High's Percussion Ensemble, with special guest artist Naoko Takada, will perform Sun., April 25, at 7:30 p.m. at Hart Auditorium in Newhall.
Six Flags Magic Mountain invites kids to bring theirbest martial arts moves from the local dojo out to the park on Saturday, May 1 for the "Karate Kid Challenge."
LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) - Last year's Grand Prix of Long Beach was a blur for Helio Castroneves.
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.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Leaders of the House and Senate intelligence committees on Sunday prodded President Barack Obama to take decisive action against what they say are growing threats from Islamic State militants on U.S. soil.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - They were killed in Wisconsin, New York and California. Some were shot on the street. One was killed in a Wal-Mart. Another died after being placed in a chokehold. All died at the hands of police and all have been united by one thing: the killing of Michael Brown.