The fifth annual Fun in the Sun Chili Cook-off, sponsored by the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, will be held this Saturday, Oct. 2, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Jack Bones Equestrian Center in Castaic.
Editors note: This column was originally published in The Signal in October of 2008.
Every day, The Signal publishes the equivalent content of a paperback novel. That's a lot of local information, and in the columns we publish, a lot of different opinions. It is also local knowledge, and to our readers that has both power and value.
Second in a four-part series
The SCV Expo begins Friday, Oct. 8, beginning with the Taste of Expo at 5 p.m.
Monday, Oct. 4
Ian Lamont, Signal publisher and editorial board chairman
When you have diabetes, you need to take certain steps to stay healthy. When your relative or loved one has the disease, you can take a lot of steps to help find a cure.
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.
West Ranch has been two teams this season.
Every week is just another chance for Golden Valley to prove itself.
Saugus girls volleyball has high expectations this season.
A woman pushing her baby in a stroller was hit by a car Thursday night in Canyon Country while crossing the street, authorities said.
The SCV Senior Center Foundation, Kiwanis of the Santa Clarita Valley and Six Flags Friends invite SCV residents to participate in their "5K + 1K = Mr. Six!" fundraiser, a 5K run and 1K kids-grandparents walk through Six Flags Magic Mountain in Valencia on Sunday, Oct. 3.
Popular Western singer Skeeter Mann and his Lost Canyon Rangers and teen progressive rock-metal band Slow Motion will perform on SCVTV's weekly half-hour television program "House Blend" tonight at 10 Pacific time.
MOORPARK (AP) - Crews are dealing with an onslaught of Santa Ana Winds as they work to keep flames from a wildfire away from homes in Ventura County.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A power outage caused by a vehicle accident has caused traffic problems outside Los Angeles International Airport, but the airport itself continues to operate.
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) - Ukraine's embattled President Viktor Yanukovych on Tuesday promised that some demonstrators arrested in the massive protests sweeping the capital will be released, part of a bid to defuse a political stand-off that is threatening his leadership.
JOHANNESBURG (AP) - U.S. President Barack Obama exhorted the world Tuesday to embrace Nelson Mandela's universal message of peace and justice, electrifying tens of thousands of rain-lashed spectators and prompting a standing ovation by scores of heads of state in a South African stadium.
LONDON (AP) - American and British intelligence operations have been spying on gamers across the world, media outlets reported, saying that the world's most powerful espionage agencies sent undercover agents into virtual universes to monitor activity in online fantasy games such as "World of Warcraft."
There is no denying that Barack Obama has had a long and difficult row to hoe. On the night of his inauguration in 2009, 13 Republican House and Senate leaders, plus Newt Gingrich and spinmeister Frank Luntz, met secretly in Washington to coordinate tactics to destroy his presidency.
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.