WASHINGTON (AP) - Days after the Gulf Coast oil spill, the Obama administration pledged to keep its "boot on the throat" of BP to make sure the company did all it could to cap the gushing leak and clean up the spill. But a month after the April 20 explosion, anger is growing about why BP PLC is still in charge of the response.
The Boys & Girls Club of Santa Clarita Valley will host a free electronic-waste collection event at Sierra Vista Junior High School today from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Under a proposed rate increase, local residents could pay as much as 50 percent more for sewer-water treatment in four years than they are now.
More people are staying home and enjoying their yards these days, and with that, many are considering putting in a water garden or koi pond.
I am absolutely in awe that once again President Barack Obama has chosen a person such as Elena Kagan to become our new Supreme Court Justice.
Many of your readers may recall during the weekend of March 20 - while walking to Congress to vote, one member of Congress was called the "N-word," one had homophobic epitaphs yelled at him and one member was spat on.
Can someone tell me why the illegal immigrants coming in from Mexico who seem to love their country do not demonstrate for their rights and freedoms in their own country?
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 12th point of the Boy Scout Law states that "a scout is reverent." Eleven Santa Clarita Valley Boy Scouts chose to demonstrate that fact by earning the religious emblem for their Catholic faith. The 11 scouts were honored along with 135 other Boy Scouts and Venturers at a special presentation Mass celebrated on Sunday at the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels. In the back row from left to right, Dylan Mallick, James ...
More than 20 vendors canvassed the Bridgeport Marketplace parking lot on Saturday, offering a diverse selection of Jewish delicacies such as hot corned beef sandwiches, frozen yogurt, hummus and fresh bagels. The second Santa Clarita Valley Jewish Food Festival was sponsored by Temple Beth Ami.
Via Media classes Who: St. Stephen's Episcopal Church What: Via Media classes offered. In Via Media, St. Stephen's invites participants into Christian community in a particular way. St. Stephen's understands religious faith as a matter of ongoing conversation among diverse communities past and present-those with whom we might agree and those with whom we might disagree. Classes are free and open to all. When: Eight Monday evenings from 7-9 p.m. April 12 to June 7, ...
Two years ago, Valencia's doubles team of Jack Zapala and Tyler Gottshall became the program's first ever All-CIF-Southern Section Division II honorees. On Friday, Gottshall repeated the feat, teaming with Ben Inchalik to advance to the round of 16 at the CIF-SS Division II Individuals in Carpinteria.
The Santa Clarita Valley Photographers Association hosts its annual Spring Print Competition on Saturday, May 22 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Bridgeport Lake Club.
Deputies from the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station will conduct a DUI checkpoint Friday, May 21, beginning at 7 p.m. and ending at 3 a.m. Saturday, May 22.
Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich will address the Santa Clarita Valley business and community leaders on May 1 at the fifth annual State of the County Luncheon.
We all know that perception often influences our decisions, yet we catch ourselves and become reminded that what we perceive isn't always what's really going on. With the constant barrage of information available in today's 24/7 world, it's important to not get caught up in the day-to-day market volatility and news headlines. That daily hype doesn't always dovetail with what Wells Fargo Advisors top strategists are observing in the financial marketplace.
With everything from nationally ranked academic programs to effective career education opportunities and college placement services, Hart district students are afforded every opportunity to excel in an increasingly competitive academic environment.
Whether priorities are schools, recreation or convenience and friendly neighborhoods, home buyers are finding that Fair Oaks Ranch by Pardee Homes fills the bill.