Canyon High School students were treated to inspirational speeches from Hart district Superintendent Jaime Castellanos and Canyon senior Justin Wilson on Thursday as part of the school's Overcome, Believe & Achieve speaking series.
For two decades, residents worried that a proposed massive mining operation would cover the Santa Clarita Valley's streets and highways with traffic and fill the air with pollution.
Reading Patricia Skinner Sulpizio's column ("Shame on you, Mr. McKeon," The Signal, Feb. 23) left me wondering if she and I had even attended the same event on Feb. 13 at College of the Canyons, since her column described an experience so disparate from my own.
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Families across the country are dusting off their stoves and rediscovering the art of home cooking. In fact, the Food Channel recently released its Food Trends list and home cooking ranked No. 11, which is not surprising in today's tough economic climate.
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LOS ANGELES -- Junior Blind of America, a nonprofit dedicated to helping children and adults who are blind, visually impaired or multi-disabled achieve independence, today announced that legendary singer songwriter Stevie Wonder has joined the organization's Board of Directors.
Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-Calif.) introduced a bill, "The Soledad Canyon High Desert, California Public Lands Conservation and Management Act of 2010," today to the U.S. Senate.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Tiger Woods is closer to competing again.
Sheriff's detectives have asked for the public's assistance in hunting down a burglary suspect.
SACRAMENTO - Assemblyman Cameron Smyth, R-Santa Clarita, announced today that the California State Assembly will recognize Linda White, President and CEO of the Simi Valley Boys and Girls Club, "Woman of the Year" for the 38th Assembly District.
The Santa Clarita WorkSource Center is now open for business at its new location on the College of the Canyons Valencia campus in the new Dr. Dianne G. Van Hook University Center.
Motorists are advised that beginning Tuesday March 2, the Los Angeles County Department of Public Works will implement a series of freeway closures for the I-5 freeway both southbound and northbound near Hasley Canyon Road in the community of Castaic.
The Castaic Animal Shelter will host an adoption event from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday as a way to celebrate the Los Angeles County Department of Animal Care and Control's decision to extend shelter hours so that they are open seven days a week. The Found Animals Foundation will donate $10 towards every adoption.
On Jan. 16, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced the nominees for the 86th annual Academy Awards, scheduled for March 2. Many of today's Hollywood stars - like Leonardo DiCaprio, Christian Bale and Sandra Bullock - were highlighted on the list of nominees.
A federal appeals court decision Tuesday could lead to major changes in the Internet that you know, love and use all the time. On the other hand, the decision may be a speed bump until the government writes new rules covering Internet traffic.
Since 1970, at least one college student has died each year because of an initiation rite gone wrong, USA Today reported on Jan. 12. That figure doesn't address the number of students who suffer physical and psychological injuries.
GLENDORA, Calif. (AP) - A wildfire in the suburbs of Los Angeles was a smoldering shadow of its former self, but hundreds of residents of a foothill neighborhood remained evacuated and extremely dangerous fire conditions were expected to last well into Saturday.
ESCALON, Calif. (AP) - The soaring value of California's nut crops is attracting a new breed of thieves who have been making off with the pricey commodities by the truckload, recalling images of cattle rustlers of bygone days.
When the 6.7 magnitude Northridge earthquake struck on the morning of Jan. 17, 1994, it was a very different world in terms of communications and news reporting.
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.