Kay Thatcher's favorite part about travelling outside the country is conversing with locals of whatever land she finds herself in. Most of all, she enjoys sitting at a café and chatting with a foreign waitress.
The Valley Industrial Association has scheduled the first of three 2009 sessions in its Connecting to Success program for Oct. 8.
LOS ANGELES (PRNewswire) -- Drugs are toxic, both to the environment... and people, especially children, some of whom hold "pharming" parties to pop leftover scrips.
TURLOCK, Calif. (PRNewswire-USNewswire) -- MedicAlert Foundation, the leader in providing identification and emergency medical information services, will provide a 24-hour comprehensive protection system for clients and staff of Deaf Community Services of San Diego through a generous grant made possible by the Change a Life Foundation. "MedicAlert Foundation was originally founded to protect members in times of medical emergencies. This program goes right to the heart of our mission and history. "Our 'We speak for ...
Blue Star Mothers SCV Chapter #91 host their 2009 "A Night Under the Stars" banquet and fundraiser on Saturday, Oct. 3 from 5:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. at the Elks Lodge.
Several popular Halloween events are hosted locally this month, offering residents an opportunity to stay in the Santa Clarita Valley this Halloween season.
Here are the results of The-Signal.com's latest Reader Meter poll. The-Signal.com visitors cast a total of 691 votes from late afternoon Friday, Sept. 25 to mid-afternoon Friday, Oct. 2, 2009.
Santa Clarita-based singer-songwriter-guitarist Johnny Strat and his group Project Wavelength play at the world-famous Whisky on the Sunset Strip Friday, Oct. 2 from 9 p.m. to 9:45 p.m.
WASHINGTON -- The Newseum, Washington's interactive museum of news, today announced a partnership with the
There's no getting around it: Zombies are funny. I think they stopped being scary for me along toward the end of "Night of the Living Dead." OK, maybe in a few others, like "28 Days Later." They're the Energizer bunnies of corpses, existing primarily to be splattered. But who would have guessed such a funny movie as "Zombieland" could be made around zombies? No thanks to the zombies.
The College of the Canyons music department and Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center at COC (PAC) will hosts a workshop performance of faculty member Dr. Daniel Catan's chamber orchestra version of his opera "La Hijia de Rappaccini," at 8 p.m. tonight
A homeless man is behind bars after a deputy caught him unloading ammunition from a handgun in his van and found two other guns in the vehicle at Canyon Country Park on Wednesday morning, authorities said.
More than 175 bicyclists from the United States, Canada, Europe and Asia will take off from the Santa Clarita Valley on Saturday on what is known as one of the world's toughest bicycle races.
The College of the Canyons music department and Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center at COC (PAC) will break new ground tonight, Friday, Oct. 2, when the PAC hosts a workshop performance of college faculty member Dr. Daniel Catan's chamber orchestra version of his opera "La Hijia de Rappaccini."
All Corked Up will host an International Wine, Beer, Food, Music and Art Festival this Saturday, Oct. 3, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at College of the Canyons in Lot 7. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center's new K-12 Arts Education Outreach Program.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - He said he would eat a bug to get you to buy a car. He promised that he would even stand upon his head until his ears were turning red if you would just, "Go see Cal."
PARIS (AP) - The world's largest solar-powered boat has docked on the banks of the Seine River, its final port of call after a three-month voyage across the Atlantic Ocean to study how the Gulf Stream and climate change could influence each other.
1. OBAMA: NO ONE DISPUTES CHEMICAL ARMS USE IN SYRIA
AMSTERDAM (AP) - A painting that sat for six decades in a Norwegian industrialist's attic after he was told it was a fake Van Gogh was pronounced the real thing Monday, making it the first full-size canvas by the tortured Dutch artist to be discovered since 1928.
JOHANNESBURG (AP) - Richard Van As, a South African carpenter, lost four fingers from his right hand to a circular saw two years ago.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Apple is expected to unveil its latest take on the iPhone Tuesday during an annual ritual that will probably cast a spotlight on the gadget maker's drive to regain market share and its sluggish pace of innovation.
I am noted for my exclamation marks in ending a sentence when I submit a letter to the editor to the SCV Signal, which seems to annoy some posters.
Today, President Obama will address the nation and try to convince a skeptical American public why it's important to take limited military action in Syria as retaliation for President Bashar al-Assad last month allowing chemical weapons to be used against civilians, killing nearly 1,500 people, including more than 400 children, with sarin gas.
Does any American believe that Army 1st Lt. Clint Lorance, 28, should remain in a military prison for the next 20 years for "murder" after giving a legitimate order to his soldiers to fire at three Afghan men on motorcycles, killing two in the process?
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.