Who: St. Stephen's Episcopal Church What: Fourth annual Pysanky making class. Pysanky are Ukrainian Easter eggs using the wax and dye method. Mothers passed on the ancient tradition to daughters a few weeks before Easter. Class is open to all. Bring a dozen or half-dozen raw, room-temperature eggs. Utensils and tools for applying wax will be provided. Charge of $2 per person. When: 12:30-3 p.m. March 21 Where: Spurling Hall at St. Stephen's at 24901 ...
Editor's note: As The Signal celebrates 91 years of service to the Santa Clarita Valley, we offer this peek into the SCV of days past. Following is from the Feb. 27, 1980, Newhall Signal and Saugus Enterprise. Apathy reigns
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The Castaic Union School District has scheduled four furlough days as a way to save money against a growing budget hole, district leaders said Friday.
Who: Temple Beth Ami What: "Cyber-safety - Protect Your child From 21st Century Pitfalls and Predators." This event is open to the general public but will be limited to the first 40 adults. There is a suggested donation of $5 per couple. When: 9-10:30 a.m. Sunday Where: 23023 Hilse Lane, Santa Clarita Contact: (661) 255-6410
The resale market stalled in January, with just 137 single-family homes closing escrow. That's down almost 7 percent from last year. "A tight inventory has plagued Santa Clarita for months," said Andrew Walter, president of the Southland Regional Association of Realtor's Santa Clarita Valley Division. At the current sales pace, inventory represents a four-month supply, the report stated. A four- or five-month supply represents a balanced market; a year ago, the supply fell within that ...
Who: NewLife Assembly of God What: Grief share group for the loss of any loved one When: 7-8:30 p.m. Tuesday nights Where: 27053 Honby Ave., Canyon Country Contact: Diane Walker at (661) 916-2033
Who: The Friendly Valley Community Church (United Methodist) What: Pastor Stan Fix will present "Praying for Ourselves" - the beginning of a four-week series titled, "The Meaning of Prayer, Connecting With God's Area Code." Fellowship and coffee will follow the service. All are welcome. When: 10 a.m. Sunday Where: 19246 Avenue of the Oaks, Newhall Contact: (661) 251-1311
Who: Higher Vision Church What: New location, and it is now offering three services. The church also has youth, high school and college groups. When: 6 p.m. Saturday, 9 and 11 a.m. Sunday Where: 28080 Hasley Canyon Road, #118, in Valencia Contact: (661) 295-6642 or visit www.highervisionchurch.com
Who: The Friendly Valley Community Church (United Methodist) What: Pastor Stan Fix will present "Praying for Ourselves" - the beginning of a four- week series titled, "The Meaning of Prayer, Connecting With God's Area Code." Fellowship and coffee will follow the service. All are welcome. When: 10 a.m. Sunday Where: 19246 Avenue of the Oaks, Newhall Contact: (661) 251-1311
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) - So these won't be remembered as the Vonn-couver Olympics after all. It's looking like they will belong to the entire U.S. delegation instead. The Americans reached 34 medals with a silver and a bronze in short-track speedskating Friday night, and two more were clinched with the men's hockey team and men's team pursuit in speedskating advancing to a gold-medal match in which they can get no worse than silver.
The city of Santa Clarita's 2010 Cowboy Festival is just around the corner, with expanded kids and multicultural activities designed to give visitors a first-hand account of the real Old West, set against the picturesque backdrop of Melody Ranch Motion Picture Studio on April 24 and 25, 2010.
WASHINGTON, D.C - Rep. Howard P. "Buck" McKeon (CA-25) issued the following statement late Thursday afternoon after the White House hosted a health care "summit" with members of Congress:
Here are the results of The-Signal.com's latest Reader Meter poll. The-Signal.com visitors cast a total of 480 votes from late afternoon Friday, Feb. 19 to afternoon Friday, Feb. 26, 2010.
How do schools in the William S. Hart Union High School District fare on standardized tests and how do local test results compare to schools in Los Angeles County and the state of California?
Whether priorities are schools, recreation or convenience and friendly neighborhoods, home buyers are finding that Fair Oaks Ranch by Pardee Homes fills the bill.