LOS ANGELES COUNTY - To reduce racial and gang-motivated jail violence, the Board of Supervisors extended an agreement with the Amer-I-Can Foundation to continue disturbance mediation training classes to jail inmates, according to Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich.
Detectives from the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station are investigating an attempted burglary that occurred Monday afternoon in the 17500 block of Polar Point Lane, Canyon Country.
London (AP) - Hold off from hugging an Indian, don't be alarmed if the French are rude and never mistake a Canadian for an American.
LOS ANGELES COUNTY - To enhance rapid initial air attacks on wildfires in Los Angeles County, the Fire Department has renewed their lease for an S-64E Helitanker from Erickson Air-Crane, according to Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich.
Valencia High School junior Jasper Byrd recently completed the first step of the Future Astronaut Training Program at the Kansas Cosmosphere and Space Center.
Teachers in the Santa Clarita Valley from public, private and home schools are invited to submit essays to be published in The Signal's "Zone for Kids."
The city of Santa Clarita's attorney will be the keynote speaker at the Valley Industry Association's Aug. 17 luncheon at the Valencia Country Club.
Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station detectives are looking for two suspects who broke into a Canyon Country home Monday afternoon. A man kicked in the front door of a home on the 17500 block of Polar Point Lane after knocking on the front door for several minutes, according to a news release. Two suspects, a man and a woman who were both wearing black clothes, entered the home but fled in a grey pick-up truck after the resident yelled at them and called 911.
The Repertory East Playhouse in Newhall will host a "24 hour Theater Show" at 8 p.m. on Aug. 15.
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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.
Regarding "Me? Addicted? Not a chance," (Aug. 7): Jim Ozella's description of his Tuesday history class at Hart High School added another check mark to the perpetual discussion on "why are our schools failing to educate our youth?"
Many business owners state that "our employees are our greatest asset." In many organizations, if the truth were told, the employees are the business.
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Editor's note: We asked our newspaper, website and Facebook readers to tell us about their experiences in the Jan. 17, 1994, Northridge earthquake. Here's what they said.
Recently, the community of Santa Clarita has been buzzing over potential billboard removals and the possibility of sign ordinance changes. It began when the Metro Group, who owns the land on which the billboards in question reside, approached the city with a proposal to remove every billboard in the Metro (railroad) right-of-way, within the Soledad Canyon Road and Railroad Avenue corridors, in the center of the city. This amounts to the permanent removal of 118 billboards on 62 structures along the Metro right-of-way in exchange for a change to the current sign ordinance that would allow them to build three ...
The demand for public transportation continues to increase as Americans enjoy the freedoms provided by commuter buses and railways.
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.