The County of Los Angeles Quality and Productivity Commission's 24th annual Productivity and Quality Awards Program, "Winning with Teamwork," will take place on Wednesday, Oct. 20 at the Grand Hall of the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion.
Local high school seniors in good academic standing are invited to apply to become a student member of the State Board of Education. Those interested in applying must be available at least two consecutive school days every other month to attend regular State Board of Education meetings, which are usually in Sacramento. Students must also make time to study agenda materials and attend selected advisory-group meetings, student meetings, workshops and conferences.
The identity a woman found burned in Castaic earlier this week was still unknown on Thursday after an autopsy was performed on her body, coroner's officials said. The woman's body was discovered Monday while firefighters were putting out a brush fire off Templin Highway a few yards east of Interstate 5. Detectives from the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department Homicide Bureau are investigating the case.
"Dracula" will stalk the Valencia High School Theater Oct. 21 through 23 at 7 p.m. and also at 2 p.m. on Oct 23. The play, adapted by Eric Clarke, is "a bloody new adaptation of the timeless tale" by Bram Stoker.
The Santa Clarita Artists' Association (SCAA) will host its 21st annual Art Classic on Sunday, Oct. 17, from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. at Hart Hall at Hart Park in Newhall. A free public viewing will be held on Saturday, Oct. 16, from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
A man was killed on Thursday in Canyon Country after he was crushed by a tree that fell on top of him, authorities said.
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The Upstart Crows, the new local theatre group that delivers witty intimate theatre, opens its new production of "Theatricks" on Friday Oct. 15 at the SCV Space, 27600 Bouquet Canyon Road, Saugus. The production runs two weekends, with Oct. 15, 16, 23 and 24 performances at 8 p.m. and one Sunday matinee the first weekend, Oct. 17, at 2 p.m.
Artist Morgan Weistling will present his oil paintings at B&R Art Gallery in Canyon Country this Saturday, Oct. 16, from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Video games don't handle relationships very well. The longest-running romance in the field is between Mario and Princess Peach, but we hardly ever see them together. What do they talk about after he's rescued her from Bowser for the hundredth time?
When applying for a loan, your credit score and credit report play an essential role in helping to determine if you are eligible for the loan, and may influence interest rates if the loan is approved.
Both teams may have been wearing pink for breast cancer awareness on Thursday night at Saugus High School.
Here's The Signal's view on a few of the key propositions on the ballot in November.
It should be noted that nobody will be losing their county privileges when the city takes control of our three local libraries in Canyon Country, Valencia and Newhall. You still get to keep your county library card, and information will be accessible online.
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.
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.