Through a series of valuable partnerships with major arts organizations across the nation, the Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center (PAC) K-12 Arts Education Outreach Program continues to provide arts-infused curriculum and unique educational opportunities for students throughout the SCV.
Every year as the holidays approach, it seems that the number of large projects moving through the city and the county public portion of the planning process increases.
The Santa Clarita Valley is home to more than 9,500 active and veteran military personnel. Those who have served this great nation have done so in times of peace and in times of war.
Residents who feel like celebrating the dedication of Elsmere Canyon as open space, thwarting a decades-old plan to turn the canyon into a giant garbage dump, need to RSVP to city officials today so they can join the ceremony Friday morning.
Empowering HeARTS, a new event on the fundraising scene, will celebrate the arts while benefiting Single Mothers Outreach.
Word to the wise: Look before you leap.
November VIA luncheon reservations
The city of Santa Clarita is inviting the public to attend Friday's dedication of the Elsmere Canyon Open Space, the culmination of a decades-long battle to save the eastside canyon from becoming a giant garbage dump.
"Just because you want it, doesn't mean it's good for you."
About fifty days remain before the start of a new year. It is a good time to review, renew and refresh not just how the business is doing, but how business is being done. Here are six critical areas to keep in mind as planning begins for next year.
Move over, green bean casserole. It's time to bring something new to the holiday table. These recipes make the most of holiday favorites by adding unique and flavorful twists.
Enterprise Zone breakfast
A new local nonprofit organization focused on helping homeless families in the Santa Clarita Valley plans to make its formal launch on Valentine's Day.
Festival of Trees performers sought
The Signal has established objectives for the Business section with the goal of reflecting the community in which we live and work:
On Wednesday, January 15, 2014, at approximately 10:05am deputies assigned to the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station received a call for service regarding a 42-year-old male who was possibly suicidal. A short time later, the man's vehicle was located (parked) at Sierra Highway and Newhall Avenue. Deputies had reason to believe the man was now traveling on foot headed into an off road / rural area to possibly commit suicide.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Congress edged Thursday toward granting final approval to a $1.1 trillion package financing federal agencies this year, a bipartisan compromise that all but banishes the specter of an election-year government shutdown and underscores lawmakers' fatigue with budget battles.
ISLAMABAD (AP) - A lawyer representing Pakistan's former President Pervez Musharraf in his high treason trial said Thursday that his client needs to go to the U.S. for further medical treatment following a heart scare.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - California's recidivism rate dropped in the years before Gov. Jerry Brown's realignment law took effect, even though six of every 10 offenders returned to prison, the corrections department said in a report released Wednesday.
The con-artist comedy "American Hustle and the 3-D space odyssey "Gravity" lead the Academy Awards with 10 nominations each, including nods for best picture.
Fracking has captured the headlines recently, but another, less well-known technique for extracting oil trapped in rock cavities deep underground is increasingly being used in California and is an even bigger threat to health and the environment.
I'd like to applaud Sue Hartman's Jan. 10 column in The Signal ("Fracking for a prosperous California") regarding the benefits of fracking. And I'd like to add a couple of thoughts.
Political pundits have put Chris Christie and Hillary Clinton as the front runners for the next president. Let's compare how the two have handled themselves in the face of recent scandals.
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Thursday:
This summer, the Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce will host the third annual Patriot Luncheon on July 11 at the Hyatt Regency Valencia.
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.