Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station investigators will shut down Valencia Boulevard between Citrus Avenue and McBean Parkway from 1 to about 5 a.m. on Friday as they attempt to reconstruct the July 4 collision that killed a fireworks spectator and injured several of her family members. For more, read Friday's Signal.
Our heartfelt thoughts and prayers go out to the Santa Clarita family that lost a mother, to her children and family members who were injured and to those in attendance that evening who were so very impacted by this tragedy. Ours is a close community, and the loss of one of our own hurts deeply.
Regarding the tragic fatal car crash that killed a mother and injured others on July 4 near Westfield Valencia Town Center: I was there with my family and 11- and 14-year-old kids.
Environmental problems associated with bottled water have been in the spotlight for many years.
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.
An earthquake measuring 5.4 hit Borrego Springs, Calif. at about 4:53 p.m. today. The U.S. Geological Survey initially reported the temblor as a 5.9. Residents in the Santa Clarita Valley felt the quake, which was centered about 13 miles north-northwest of the community west of the Salton Sea. Check back here and tomorrow's Signal for updates.
Washington, D.C. - Congressmen Lamar Smith (R-TX), Rep. Howard P. "Buck" McKeon (R-CA), and 18 of their colleagues criticized the Obama administration's decision to challenge Arizona's 2010 immigration enforcement law, SB1070 in a letter to Attorney General Holder today.
DURBAN, South Africa (AP) - Carles Puyol powered in a header in the 73rd minute Wednesday to send Spain to its first World Cup final with a 1-0 win over Germany.
SAN FERNANDO - As of early afternoon Wednesday, July 7, jurors were still deliberating the fate of accused child-killer Antonio Rodriguez.
SAN FERNANDO - The fate of accused child-killer Antonio Rodriguez is now in the hands of the jury.
See "Related Content" for links to stories in The Signal about the tragic death of Matilde Garnica in Valencia Sunday night, July 4, 2010, and how you can help the family.
California Highway Patrol officials Tuesday were investigating why a patrol car flipped off the road in Newhall.
One of the most cost-effective and efficient ways a business leader can learn is by being mentored by peers. Everyone at the top faces the challenges of leading people, maintaining focus and fine-tuning the business model. What is it worth to learn from someone who has already "been there and done that?"
The sign was so huge it would be missed by none of the Fourth of July partiers and passers-by. It blanketed half the balcony from top to bottom, left to right.
Maybe it was the thought of an orange hibiscus scone billowing with Devonshire cream or the opportunity to create savory tea sandwiches that inspired me to cater Jenni Blount's bridal shower. Or it could have been the excuse to make eye-catching, mouth-watering berry good truffles, or simply that the maid-of-honor, my daughter, lives in Texas and couldn't make the shower.
1. OBAMA: NO ONE DISPUTES CHEMICAL ARMS USE IN SYRIA
AMSTERDAM (AP) - A painting that sat for six decades in a Norwegian industrialist's attic after he was told it was a fake Van Gogh was pronounced the real thing Monday, making it the first full-size canvas by the tortured Dutch artist to be discovered since 1928.
JOHANNESBURG (AP) - Richard Van As, a South African carpenter, lost four fingers from his right hand to a circular saw two years ago.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Apple is expected to unveil its latest take on the iPhone Tuesday during an annual ritual that will probably cast a spotlight on the gadget maker's drive to regain market share and its sluggish pace of innovation.
I am noted for my exclamation marks in ending a sentence when I submit a letter to the editor to the SCV Signal, which seems to annoy some posters.
Today, President Obama will address the nation and try to convince a skeptical American public why it's important to take limited military action in Syria as retaliation for President Bashar al-Assad last month allowing chemical weapons to be used against civilians, killing nearly 1,500 people, including more than 400 children, with sarin gas.
Does any American believe that Army 1st Lt. Clint Lorance, 28, should remain in a military prison for the next 20 years for "murder" after giving a legitimate order to his soldiers to fire at three Afghan men on motorcycles, killing two in the process?
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.