The Santa Clarita Valley Youth Orchestra (SCVYO) Foundation and the College of the Canyons student orchestras have been awarded a $9,000 challenge grant from the Henry Mayo Newhall Foundation (HMNF) to establish a musical library on the COC Valencia campus.
The American Bar Association's (ABA) House of Delegates this week awarded full approval to the College of the Canyons Paralegal Studies program. With the House of Delegates' decision, the COC Paralegal Studies program becomes the only ABA approved program of its kind in the Santa Clarita and Antelope valleys - and one of approximately 30 such programs in the state.
For the first time, the Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce has hired a lobbyist to represent area business interests at the local, state and federal level.
It was a catwalk to benefit cats, dogs and other four-legged friends recently at the inaugural "Rescues on the Runway" dinner and fashion show event held at the Hyatt Regency Valencia.
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Exquisite food, fine wine and wonderful company - is there a better way to spend a Monday evening in the Santa Clarita Valley?
House Minority Leader John Boehner, R-Ohio, has stated that Harry Knox, who serves on President Obama's faith-based advisory council, appears to be an "anti-Catholic bigot" and should resign as a White House adviser.
The Feb. 3 edition of The Signal ("City eyes cuts to budget") indicated that the city of Santa Clarita will have a budget deficit of $817,000 this year.
My breast cancer was found accidentally at the age of 37.
Recently, some people in the business community have called for a rescission of our landmark climate change law, AB32, passed in 2006 and signed by Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger.
The mobile solutions van from the Braille Institute will be available for the visually impaired at the Santa Clarita Valley Senior Center from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Tuesday, March 9.
In honor of Rx OTC Awareness Week, the city of Santa Clarita is reminding residents about the importance of keeping track of home medicine cabinet contents. The city's Blue Ribbon Task Force is also promoting the national event, held Feb. 22-28, which is designed to prevent prescription (Rx) and over-the-counter (OTC) drug use among youth.
Firefighters put out a house fire in Newhall this afternoon that caused an estimated $40,000 in damage to the structure and its contents, authorities said.
The Miss & Teen Greater Ventura County USA Pageant is now accepting applications.
WASHINGTON, Feb. 10 (PRNewswire-USNewswire) -- Raising California's cigarette tax by $1 per pack would bring in $575.2 million in new annual revenue to help close the state's budget shortfall, while also reducing smoking and saving lives, according to a national report released today by a coalition of public health organizations.
I am a new subscriber to The Signal. I missed your satirical editorial piece on July 13, which Michelle Boehm responded to in the July 20 issue of The Signal.
Katie sat anxiously in the salon chair this past Tuesday afternoon. We were in Seattle visiting Katie - it was our first visit to see her since she left Southern California after recuperating from a traumatic brain injury she suffered in India.
Another week, another opening of fine films.
There have been a great many suggestions about how this country should handle the crisis posed by the thousands of children invading our country.
In my humble opinion, the most straightforward, simplest answer to the William S. Hart Union High School District going to board member representation by areas/districts would be to add two board positions.
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - Miguel Gonzalez took a two-hit shutout into the eighth inning, Jonathan Schoop homered and J.J. Hardy hit two RBI doubles to lead the Baltimore Orioles to a 4-2 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Tuesday night.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The interim CEO of the Los Angeles Clippers testified Tuesday that coach Doc Rivers told him he will quit if Donald Sterling remains the owner of the team.
PITTSBURGH (AP) - Clint Hurdle watched rookie Gregory Polanco scuffle for the better part of two weeks before giving the talented but raw right fielder a needed night off on Monday.
One person was pronounced dead at the scene Tuesday night in Acton after a vehicle slammed into a pole on the northbound Highway 14 at Soledad Canyon Road and Sierra Highway, a California Highway Patrol officer confirmed.
One person was transported to the hospital with what appeared to be non-serious injuries after a vehicle crashed into a building in Newhall on Tuesday, according to an official.
Two elementary-school-aged entrepreneurs set up shop Tuesday on a Newhall street corner, enjoying an age-old summer custom: operating a lemonade stand.
U.S. and European airlines canceled flights to Israel Tuesday, but Santa Clarita Valley representatives of two faiths that consider Israel the holy land said they're not worried about pilgrims' safety.
A California Lottery "Fantasy 5" ticket worth $291,000 was sold at Gallion's Corner Market in Castaic, lottery officials said Tuesday - the second winning ticket sold there.
SEATTLE (AP) - Amid a swirl of foreign and border challenges, President Barack Obama is embarking on the one mission that has regularly proved a winner for him - raising money for his fellow Democrats.
Twenty-three exchange students and two teachers from Xi'an, China, have the opportunity to experience United States culture this summer through a 19-day English Immersion Camp held at Saugus High School.