Valencia resident Robert Schwemmer was a key player in adding the largest and last Navy airship's wreck site in Monterey Bay, Calif. to the National Register of Historic Places last week, in time for the 75th anniversary of the dirigible's fall from the sky.
Another winter storm is moving through the Santa Clarita Valley tonight and into Monday, according to the National Weather Service, bringing scattered showers in some areas.
The city of Santa Clarita reminds local middle school and high school students to submit artwork for the Santa Clarita Transit Go Green Art Contest.
Academy of the Canyons is one of four early and middle college high schools in the state of California to earn a bronze ranking in "U.S. News & World Report" ranking of the top high schools in America.
The MOMS Club of Saugus will host a meeting at 9:30 a.m. on Monday at Babies R Us for Saugus moms interested in their own child ID kits.
In recent weeks, Santa Clarita has been the focus of national news stories over the comments of City Councilman Bob Kellar. I have known Kellar for more than a dozen years and spent six years serving with him on the Santa Clarita City Council.
As a regular follower of The Signal, I read with great interest Linda Malerba's opinion column on Feb. 12 about homelessness.
It is in a genteel, lily-white Connecticut town, where old-moneyed gentry and upstarts coexist in mutual disdain, that I met and befriended six "illegals."
I wasn't feeling the love Valentine's Day morning when I read City Council candidate David Gauny's column ("An imperfect man vs. a well-oiled machine," Feb. 14). Gauny, in his mea culpa for his past indiscretions, made several factually incorrect statements about me, City Councilwoman Laurie Ender and City Councilman Frank Ferry.
A few weeks ago, I made a presentation to our City Council and esteemed commissions regarding the city's financial status and plans for the upcoming budget process.
If you read even a portion of the 183-page Supreme Court ruling on Citizens United vs. Federal Elections Commission, then you will realize the decision is about individuals, not corporations.
I demand that every American have the same health care as our employees, the members of the United States Congress.
The editorial "Being responsible is our agenda," (The Signal, Feb. 14), dealing with Bob Kellar's comment at a rally, is quite revealing.
I still can't understand the problem with all the illegal immigrants. I'm sorry - they want to be called "undocumented." I seem to remember from the dictionary that the word undocumented means "not having a proper visa." The meaning of illegal is "prohibited by law; against the law."
I read the article on the illegal immigrant day worker ("Facing the border: A day laborer's story," The Signal, Feb. 7).
ATLANTA (AP) - On Labor Day, Cole Hamels and the Philadelphia bullpen spread the workload on a no-hitter.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The FBI said Monday it was addressing allegations that online accounts of several celebrities, including Oscar-winner Jennifer Lawrence, had been hacked, leading to the posting of their nude photographs online.
When you're homeless, you carry everything you have with you. That makes it tough to sleep or go into a store, much less look for a job. It's one of the everyday realities of living homeless that most people don't consider.
"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.