In just three short weeks, roads will be closed and the Santa Clarita Valley will be taken over by runners. These are people have set a goal and, on Nov. 7, they'll try to accomplish it. Some will be completing a 5K, others a half marathon, and those who are really inspired will be running a full marathon.
Monday, Oct. 18
This week's spotlight in the SCV
In an agreement finalized on Oct. 13, CVS Pharmacy, Inc., the biggest operator of retail pharmacies in the United States, has admitted that it unlawfully sold pseudoephedrine to criminals who made methamphetamine.
Terri Wahrman, a housewife and mother of two who resides in the Mira Monte area of Saugus in the Santa Clarita Valley, has won a free Apple iPad in a random drawing that climaxed a contest designed to boost The Signal's print circulation.
The city will host the Old Town Newhall Heritage Haunt starting this weekend.
A Season of Diversity, a free program designed to promote cultural understanding in Santa Clarita, kicks off Tuesday at 6 p.m. with a presentation of multicultural performers at Canyon High School. The event will take place at the high school, located 19300 W. Nadal St. As part of the Season of Diversity program, which runs from October through February, the city has an essay and poster contest open to students in first through 12th grade in the Santa Clarita Valley. The deadline is Dec. 3. Contact community services administrator Janine Prado at (661) 250-3716 or visit www.santa-clarita.com ...
Congressman Howard "Buck" McKeon, R-Santa Clarita, will present Linda Hafizi with a Healthcare Leadership Award tonight at 5 p.m. Hafizi has been a part of the Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Health Foundation Board of Directors for seven years and publishes The Magazine of Santa Clarita. McKeon will present the award to Hafizi at the Valencia Country Club, 27330 Tourney Road.
The city of Santa Clarita will be participating in the Drop, Cover and Hold On drill to promote disaster awareness today at 10:21 a.m. Mayor Laurene Weste will conduct the drill over the radio broadcast KHTS AM 1220.
Brad Berens, former senior center executive director, was given an honorary Key to the City during Tuesday night's Santa Clarita City Council meeting.
Dale Donohoe, president of Valencia based Intertex General Contractor's Inc., will be inducted into the Claremont McKenna College Hall of Fame on Oct. 23. Donohoe will be the eighth men's basketball player to be inducted in the 52-year history of Claremont.
Westfield Valencia Town Center announced a host of new retailers and restaurants opening within the next few months at the Shops at the Patios.
The city of Santa Clarita's "Think Santa Clarita" regional campaign to attract businesses to the SCV is featured in the October issue of Southwest Airlines Spirit Magazine.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Under pressure from the wind-power industry, the Obama administration said Friday it will allow companies to kill or injure eagles without the fear of prosecution for up to three decades.
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - North Korea on Saturday freed an 85-year-old U.S. veteran of the Korean War after a weekslong detention, ending the saga of Merrill Newman's attempt to visit the North as a tourist six decades after he oversaw a group of South Korean wartime guerrillas still loathed by Pyongyang.
JOHANNESBURG (AP) - What next for South Africa?
Jay Z easily led Grammy Award nominations announced Friday with nine, but left-of-center rappers Macklemore & Ryan Lewis and Kendrick Lamar were among a group of new stars who took many of the major nominations.
Choirs will sing, orchestras will play and actors will perform for audiences across the valley. Tis' the season when churches in Santa Clarita offer a myriad of Christmas performances.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - The Los Angeles Lakers navigated the first 19 games of the season without star Kobe Bryant well enough to welcome him back with a winning record.
CHICAGO (AP) - Jonas Hiller and the Anaheim Ducks finally grabbed another shootout win. Against a good team, too.
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.
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