Charter College in Canyon Country has recorded a 100 percent pass rate in the National Council Licensure Examination for Practical Nurses, August through September 2009. This high pass rate has been ongoing since the program first started in February 2007. The institution's Vocational Nursing program is recognized by the Board of Vocational Nursing and Psychiatric Technicians. The program has been designed to prepare students with nursing skills for direct patient care. Students receive training in ...
The Saugus Union School District is hosting kindergarten roundup from March 1 to 5. Children must be five years old on or before Dec. 2 in order to enroll. Families need an original birth certificate, two utility bills or lease/escrow papers for proof of residence and immunization records in order to register.
The Santa Clarita Valley Youth Orchestra (SCVYO) Foundation and the College of the Canyons student orchestras have been awarded a $9,000 challenge grant from the Henry Mayo Newhall Foundation (HMNF) to establish a musical library on the COC Valencia campus.
The American Bar Association's (ABA) House of Delegates this week awarded full approval to the College of the Canyons Paralegal Studies program. With the House of Delegates' decision, the COC Paralegal Studies program becomes the only ABA approved program of its kind in the Santa Clarita and Antelope valleys - and one of approximately 30 such programs in the state.
For the first time, the Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce has hired a lobbyist to represent area business interests at the local, state and federal level.
It was a catwalk to benefit cats, dogs and other four-legged friends recently at the inaugural "Rescues on the Runway" dinner and fashion show event held at the Hyatt Regency Valencia.
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Exquisite food, fine wine and wonderful company - is there a better way to spend a Monday evening in the Santa Clarita Valley?
House Minority Leader John Boehner, R-Ohio, has stated that Harry Knox, who serves on President Obama's faith-based advisory council, appears to be an "anti-Catholic bigot" and should resign as a White House adviser.
The Feb. 3 edition of The Signal ("City eyes cuts to budget") indicated that the city of Santa Clarita will have a budget deficit of $817,000 this year.
My breast cancer was found accidentally at the age of 37. I felt a lump I knew in my heart was not dangerous. The tests were ordered and my instinct was correct about that lump. But the tests discovered a sizable tumor on the other side and in my lymph nodes - masses neither me nor my doctor could feel. I had an aggressive type of breast cancer - stage 3. The tests saved my ...
Recently, some people in the business community have called for a rescission of our landmark climate change law, AB32, passed in 2006 and signed by Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger.
The mobile solutions van from the Braille Institute will be available for the visually impaired at the Santa Clarita Valley Senior Center from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Tuesday, March 9.
In honor of Rx OTC Awareness Week, the city of Santa Clarita is reminding residents about the importance of keeping track of home medicine cabinet contents. The city's Blue Ribbon Task Force is also promoting the national event, held Feb. 22-28, which is designed to prevent prescription (Rx) and over-the-counter (OTC) drug use among youth.
Firefighters put out a house fire in Newhall this afternoon that caused an estimated $40,000 in damage to the structure and its contents, authorities said.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - A final piece of safety hardware - a bearded, spindly legged troll - has been installed in the new eastern span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Falls by fans at stadiums in San Francisco and Indianapolis during NFL season openers have left one man dead and two other people injured, authorities said.
NEW YORK (AP) - Two scientists who illuminated how brain cells communicate, three researchers who developed implants that let deaf people hear and philanthropists Bill and Melinda Gates have won prestigious Lasker Awards for medical research and contributions to public health.
MOSCOW (AP) - In a surprise move, Russia promised Monday to push its ally Syria to place its chemical weapons under international control and then dismantle them quickly to avert U.S. strikes.
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.