Tim Myers recently wrote a column ("History, signs, shoulder shrugging and constitutional law," March 28), suggesting a Santa Clarita ordinance regulating the use of public signage. In this case - political campaign signs - it is unconstitutional.
In reference to Kim Rudd's letter "(Who's the real bully?" April 7), Rudd accuses The Signal of bullying the Lasater family.
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.
The city of Santa Clarita, the Blue Ribbon Task Force, and the City Council will host the 4th annual "Evening of Remembrance" on Wednesday, April 21, at 7 p.m. at the city's Youth Grove in Central Park, located at 27150 Bouquet Canyon Road.
Los Angeles County -- Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich issued the following statement following the success of the new Dodger Stadium Express as more than 1,400 fans were transported to the Dodgers' home opener using the new service:
Los Angeles County -- To enhance safety and mobility, the Board of Supervisors approved a construction project to widen lanes and build a center median to separate oncoming traffic on Sierra Highway between State Route 14 and Pearblossom Highway in the unincorporated community of Acton, according to Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich.
Allison, Iowa (AP) - A judge sentenced a former high school football player to life in prison Wednesday, telling him he had chosen to commit an evil act in killing his former coach, Ed Thomas.
The AAF-Los Angeles North holds their next monthly meeting on Friday, April 16 at 12 p.m. in the Newhall Room at the TPC Valencia Golf and Country Club.
A new month-long hula class will be taught by accomplished instructor Mahalia Leilani at the Santa Clarita Valley Senior Center in room A6 begining Tues., May 4, 1-2 p.m.
The city of Santa Clarita will host two free workshops about the Hazard Mitigation Plan as a way for city leaders to come up with ways to reduce the risk of local natural hazards.
I have been working since I was 13-years-old. My first job was stocking shelves at a local grocery store during evenings and on weekends. The store was a half-mile from my home, and I rode my bicycle there and back except when it was raining.
Stretching food dollars to put healthy, delicious food on the table can be tricky.
Hart High School's varsity competition team took home top honors during a March 12-14 competition at the Cheerleaders of America West Coast National Championships. The school's varsity competition team, varsity stunt team and individual cheerleaders won first place in their divisions. The stunt team placed first in all five competitions this year. The three-day competition brought teams from Arizona, California, Nevada and Texas.
Who knew that accepting a water-agency challenge would lead to far-reaching water conservation efforts at the Santa Clarita Valley's largest employer?
Canyon boys tennis prevailed in a close 11-7 win over Hart in Foothill League play on Tuesday at Hart High.
"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.