Canyon Country resident Michael Parks searched for a job for nearly seven months after NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory laid him off.
Eleven engine companies and more than 200 firefighters from all over Los Angeles County came to the Castaic location to continue their brush-fire training.
This week's spotlight on the SCV features athletics, community events and an equine photo.
"I've always known something was wrong. I just didn't have a name for it until after I was 30. I've always washed my hands thoroughly, but I noticed other people didn't take as long as I did," said Liz Eager.
Rush Limbaugh has finally come up with a positive and ingenious idea. He is leaving the country and going to Costa Rica, if health care reform passes. Good riddance to bad rubbish. His opponents should jump on Limbaugh's treat and get him a one-way ticket to Costa Rica. I can't afford it, but I would be more then happy to contribute. If for no other reason, I hope that health care reform passes with flying ...
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.
Regarding "Box score: fascism 5, democracy 4" (The Signal, Jan. 30) - nonsense.
On behalf of the congregation of Prince of Peace Lutheran Church and our entire community, we would publicly like to thank the Santa Clarita Chapter of Thrivent Financial for Lutherans.
I guess Bruce McFarland didn't take his meds prior to writing his column ("Call to arms or cautionary tale?," May 11).
Political campaigns are often filled with hyperbole, but the recently concluded City Council campaign was the worst example of this behavior in Santa Clarita's more than 20-year history.
Regarding "Graffiti group chalks up a win" (The Signal, Feb. 26): What a gratifying story about the graffiti being removed in the city of Santa Clarita and the community response and involvement in the removable. If graffiti is removed as soon as possible, it will discourage the tagger or taggers from showing off their artwork The Santa Clarita Graffiti Task Force should be so proud of its banner year in 2009. The volunteers have to ...
LOS ANGELES, May 12 -- Tickets go on sale June 6 for "Mummies of the World," the largest exhibition of mummies ever assembled, which makes its world premiere July 1 at the California Science Center in Los Angeles for a limited time only.
Keller Williams Realty Valencia is accepting blankets and food donations in conjunction with its annual "RED Day" until Thursday, May 13.
SAN FRANCISCO -- In response to the devastating earthquake in Haiti, Architecture For Humanity, the Bezos Family Foundation and Global Nomads Group have partnered to create studentsrebuild.org, a $500,000 matching challenge grant and call to action for junior high and high school students around the globe to help rebuild stronger, safer, permanent schools in Haiti.
Bicycle riders are invited to participate in the second series of community workshops on the countywide Bicycle Master Plan, currently being developed by the Los Angeles County Public Works Department.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Wind energy facilities have killed at least 67 golden and bald eagles in the last five years, but the figure could be much higher, according to a new scientific study by government biologists.
SANTA CLARITA - Teachers, PTA leaders and others affiliated with Santa Clarita Valley's elementary schools are invited to send their school Patriot Day event pictures to The Signal to be considered for publication on the SCV Schools page.
There is a danger in being as glib as Sen. Ted Cruz, the winner of several national debating awards in college.
I cannot believe that some people actually think that same-sex marriages ought not to exist. That is just plain brutal.
I became upset when I got word.
The student government at UCLA recently resolved to ban the term "illegal immigrant" because they consider it "racially derogatory language" which has led to "racial profiling practices, punitive policies targeting socially marginalized groups, hate crimes and violence."
In his letter to the editor in the Aug. 29 edition of The Signal, Brian Springer credits "The Butler" movie as truthful. It is not.
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.