A Newhall woman is due in court today after she allegedly stabbed her boyfriend several times with a folding knife, authorities said.
The national "Great American Smokeout," sponsored by the American Cancer Society was held Nov. 19, challenging everyone to quit smoking.
Dates to Watch Friday Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital's Holiday Home Tour Preview Gala offers guests a first look at this year's home tour and a festive buffet dinner, 6 p.m., Tournament Player's Club, 26550 Heritage View Lane, Valencia. $125. Info: (661) 253-8051 or www.henrymayo.com. Saturday Placerita Canyon Nature Center Associates present their annual Crafts Fair, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. Make your own Holiday Crafts with supplies provided. Wreaths, Yule ...
Declaring "our security is at stake," President Barack Obama ordered an additional 30,000 U.S. troops into the long war in Afghanistan on Tuesday night, but balanced the buildup with a pledge to an impatient nation to begin withdrawing American forces in 18 months.
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LOS ANGELES - Friday's swine flu vaccination clinic will likely be the only one in the Santa Clarita Valley as county officials announced Friday they were changing their approach to distributing the vaccine.
In the Big Rock Candy Mountains, There's a land that's fair and bright, Where the handouts grow on bushes And you sleep out every night. Where the boxcars all are empty And the sun shines every day And the birds and the bees And the cigarette trees The lemonade springs Where the bluebird sings In the Big Rock Candy Mountains. - Harry McClintock, "In the Big Rock Candy Mountains" I want to go back ...
Regarding "Dog allegedly shot, young girl present" (Nov. 29): So let me get this straight. A sheriff's deputy who puts his life on the line every day to protect the people of this valley was searching for a burglary suspect who, by the way, could have been armed and dangerous. Along comes a six-year-old with a large dog that decides the deputy may be a threat to its family. The deputy defends himself ...
I heartily concur with Bill Kennedy's commentary ("On building walls and tearing them down," Nov. 27).
Royalty is defined as a position of perceived authority granted by birth, appointment or education. Picture a king, queen, duke, prince, lord or princess. Now picture the president, movie star, television star, top athlete, rock star and people famous for doing or being nothing - all 100 percent American versions of royalty.
All six William S. Hart Union High School District high schools have qualified for the Marching Band Championships hosted by the Southern California School Band and Orchestra Association.
A record number of 17 students from Golden Valley High School and Academy of the Canyons have enrolled in the Santa Clarita Track Club's Students Off and Running (SOAR) program.
It's time to heat things up and set the holiday table for delicious food. Chef Bobby Flay has teamed up with Hellmann's® and Best Foods® Mayonnaise to help parents prepare a holiday meal of real, nutritious ingredients the whole family will love.
Every one of California's 28 largest metropolitan areas saw a decrease in construction employment between October 2008 and October 2009 according to a new analysis of metropolitan area employment data released this week by the Associated General Contractors of America.
Two Los Angeles-based companies, SocialBling.com and TheLEK.com, were concerned about how economic drawbacks may affect people's ability to travel home for the holidays.
KEN Last weekend West Ranch High School participated in the 10th annual Student Television Network Convention (STN), a broadcast and filmmaking competition, held at the Westin Bonaventure in downtown LA. Although met with harsh time constraints and the competition of over 150 other schools from across the nation, the West Ranch Television crew placed extremely well, taking home 5 awards. Congratulations to Christopher Konecnik, Sydney Malcolm, and Edan Morag for Second Place Commentary; Karina Corona ...
As an American, no matter Republican or Democrat, a trip to the Presidential Inauguration is the thrill of a lifetime.
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - Corey Perry is following Ryan Getzlaf's lead yet again, sticking the Anaheim Ducks for the long term.
Recently my wife unearthed some old Signal newspapers, one of which contained a letter to the editor I had written. The Signal printed that letter on May 17, 1996.
Maybe you remember when you were a kid and you poured a giant glass of orange juice, and your mother said something like this: "Take it easy! Orange juice is expensive, and you're drinking it like it's water!"
Compulsion against peaceful citizens is immoral. Likewise, extracting taxes for activities that benefit some citizens, but not others, is also immoral.
The tours of the White House have been canceled by the President. How dare he do such a thing?
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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - A longtime Northern California politician pleaded guilty Monday to a dozen charges that he used campaign donations and taxpayer funds to fuel what he described as a gambling addiction.