A woman of vision will become a vision of honor when Dianne Van Hook is recognized as the Betty Ferguson Foundation's Woman of Honor for 2009 on Saturday. The ninth Woman of Honor Dinner will be held at the Tournament Players' Club in Valencia and will gather community leaders, family and friends to recognize Van Hook, who serves as chancellor of the Santa Clarita Community
Fresh off its CIF-Southern Section Division I 8-Man football title in 2008, Santa Clarita Christian School picked up right where it left off with a 61-28 win over Christian Life Academy at Canyon High School Saturday night.
The Cardinals (1-0) were led by their offensive jack-of-all-trades Collin Keoshian, who punched in three rushing touchdowns, reached the end zone twice on scoring receptions and returned an interception for a touchdown.
Senior Center lectures/clinics
Regarding the news story "3,900 stimulus checks went to prison inmates" (The Signal, Aug. 27):
Dale Carnegie, one of the most inspirational speakers of all time, once said, "Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all."
A short review: In the first part of this series we explored the absolutely astounding news that the city of Santa Clarita received a bond upgrade during these times of incredible financial and fiscal turmoil.
I don't think I've ever seen anything as stupid as the new bike lanes on Rockwell Canyon Road by College of the Canyons.
Santa Clarita Valley resident Merry Graham whipped up her Chile Chocolate Lime Shooters to capture first place in a contest sponsored by Z'Tejas Southwestern Grill at South Coast Plaza.
Kyoko Tomita of Saugus is pleased to announce the engagement of daughter Momoko Montgomery to Alexander Dekok of Valencia.
All births below were recorded at Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital in Valencia, unless otherwise noted. Parents can submit jpeg photos and announcement information to Lifestyle@the-signal.com - subject line: BIRTH.
Daphne is an eight-month old purebred red-nosed pit bull. She was brought to the Castaic Shelter when she got out of the garage and chased another dog, so she needs a very responsible, diligent owner.
Investigators are seeking the identity of a woman who was hit and killed Friday night after she allegedly attempted to cross Soledad Canyon Road against a red light, according to sheriff's officials.
It's time for a new and proper bumper sticker.
I just wanted to say thank you to Ken Pulskamp and Andrew Yi for taking the time to meet with the Valencia homeowners in regard to the restriping issue on Decoro Drive.
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WASHINGTON (AP) - Call it the year of the baby: Chelsea Clinton and her husband, Marc Mezvinsky, are expecting their first child later this year.
Parents, don't be too insulted when your child starts lying to you at a very young age. It's actually a sign of intelligence. Children who lie are shown to have a higher IQ and become more successful later in life, according to Dr. Kang Lee, director of the Institute of Child Study at Toronto University.
IRVING, Texas - Glenn Beck, the conservative radio host and media entrepreneur, is now heading up a film division at Mercury Radio Arts, the parent company of his popular radio show and digital media operation TheBlaze.
SANTA CLARITA-When "Rent," the musical loosely based on Puccini's "La Boheme" premiered on the Broadway stage in 1996, it took the theatre world by storm.
EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) - Toy maker Mattel says weak sales of Barbie and markdowns to clear out excess inventory left over from a sluggish holiday season led to an unexpected first-quarter loss.
MERCED, Calif. (AP) - A Central Valley dentist accused of groping four female patients while they were sedated is facing three years in prison after pleading no contest to sexual battery charges.
The City of Santa Clarita announced today the winners of its 2014 "cArt aRt" competition, held in conjunction with the City's annual Earth Arbor Day Festival. This creative annual contest prompts residents to transform ordinary recycling bins into extraordinary works of art for the chance to win cash prizes.
GENEVA (AP) - High-level talks aimed at calming soaring tensions over the crisis in Ukraine went into overtime on Thursday with top diplomats from the United States, European Union, Russia and Ukraine attempting to forge a common position on how to de-escalate the situation.
MOKPO, South Korea (AP) - An immediate evacuation order was not issued for the ferry that sank off South Korea's southern coast, likely with scores of people trapped inside, because officers on the bridge were trying to stabilize the vessel after it started to list amid confusion and chaos, a crew member said Thursday.
PARIS (AP) - David Cronenberg deconstructs Hollywood, Tommy Lee Jones goes Western and reclusive New Wave legend Jean-Luc Godard returns in 3-D in films competing at next month's Cannes Film Festival.
BRUSSELS (AP) - NATO is strengthening its military footprint along its eastern border immediately in response to Russia's aggression in Ukraine, the alliance's chief said Wednesday.
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - SpaceX is shooting for another launch attempt Friday to deliver supplies to the International Space Station.
NEW YORK (AP) - Muslim groups and civil liberties advocates applauded the decision by New York Police Department officials to disband a controversial unit that tracked the daily lives of Muslims as part of efforts to detect terrorism threats, but they said there were concerns about whether other problematic practices remained in place.
With regards to Linda McCaskill and Curt Scott's criticism of Rob Kerchner's claim to know what liberals are thinking, I guess I have to agree with them, because I often wonder "What in the world are they thinking?"