The following essays were written and submitted by students at Valencia Valley Elementary school.
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.
The Santa Clarita STARS Showteam received the highest honor of top scoring overall routine for "Heads Will Roll" as part of the STARS National Dance Program's West Regional Dance Competition on April 16 and 17 in Fountain Valley, Calif.
Regarding "Group reignites hospital fight," (May 4): Well, once again, our mommies and daddies, er, SCOPE, have decided that expanding our hospital will cause those of us in Stevenson Ranch to have an ocean view.
The Census Bureau reports that in the last two years, almost 1 million more people have moved out of California than have moved into it, leaving in favor of dustbowls like Nevada, Arizona and Texas. Why?
Some Americans are jubilant from the exhaustive health-care reform fight. The media paints the haters as very bitter, angry and fearful of the future penalties so they are filing suits in the Supreme Court.
Light the Night Walk, a charity walk and fundraiser hosted yearly by The Leukemia & Lymphona Society, is looking for those interested in organizing Friends and Family Walk Teams and Corporate Light The Night Walk Teams, selling paper balloon icons in retail stores, providing in-kind donations and sponsorships.
School Resource Deputies from the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station are investigating an incident of vandalism on the campus of Golden Valley High School on Thursday morning, May 6. School officials alerted an on-campus deputy to a threatening message written on a bathroom wall. Deputies launched an investigation and additional resources were immediately brought into the school.
The Santa Clarita Valley Blues Society will host an open pro jam session on Sunday, May 16 at Vincenzo's Pizza in Newhall from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
The Santa Clarita Valley Blues Society will host its Blues Festival at Mountain View Park on Saturday, May 29 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
NEWTOWN SQUARE, Pa. (AP) - Golfer Tiger Woods says there is "no connection" between the neck pain that forced him to withdraw from The Players Championship and his Nov. 27 car accident. Woods says during a news conference Monday that his neck started bothering him in the weeks leading up to the Masters, his first competition in five months. Woods says he feels pain in the right side of his neck.
From chart-topping pop, R&B and rock classics, to traditional Broadway, opera and mariachi to dance and acrobatics to family matinees and evening cabaret - plus a special opening night performance by Grammy Award-winning vocalist Michael Bolton - the 2010-2011 season at the Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center at College of the Canyons will include something for everyone.
The cross-valley connector opened just before the City Council election. G&L Realty began construction at Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital just after the election. Was it coincidence, or was Santa Clarita visited by the Timing Ferry?
In regards to the article "Mother shares son's heroin death to make others aware" (The Signal, April 29), I take exception to some of this woman's thoughts.
Regarding "Legislator calls for Arizona boycott" (The Signal, April 28): It's interesting to see that our dysfunctional state government still has time to overstate and overreact to Arizona's new immigration law. More power to Arizona. At least it is doing something about illegal immigration - something our federal or state governments have been willing to do. With people like Darrell Steinberg ever-ready to waste our precarious budget money on grandstanding, it's a sure bet that ...
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) - A federal appeals court said Google wrongly collected people's personal correspondence and online activities through their Wi-Fi systems as it drove down their streets with car cameras shooting photos for its Street View mapping project.
TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) - A powerful car bomb exploded Wednesday near Libya's Foreign Ministry building in the heart of the eastern coastal city of Benghazi, security officials said, exactly one year after an attack there killed the U.S. ambassador and three other Americans.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - U.S. officials for nearly three years accessed data on thousands of domestic phone numbers they shouldn't have and then misrepresented their actions to a secret spy court to reauthorize the government's surveillance program, documents released Tuesday show.
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.