Sacramento, Calif. - California Community Colleges Chancellor Jack Scott announced Wednesday that enrollment for the 2008/09 academic year increased by more than 135,000 students at the system's 110 colleges, based on newly collected data.
Some of the best defining moments for an actor are rooted in improvisation, which requires quick thinking and being "in the moment."
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The Signal and SCVTV have partnered to present video and audio coverage of the Foothill Football Game of the Week to the largest combined multimedia audience in the Santa Clarita Valley.
SACRAMENTO - When a big rig truck crashes with a passenger car, the laws of physics determine the outcome. Most often, the passenger car bears the brunt of the damage.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- As high school student-athletes begin the academic year and participate in double-day sports practices statewide, the California Interscholastic Federation is drawing attention to the health risks associated with concussions, heat stroke and dehydration.
Unhealthy air quality for all individuals persists in the San Gabriel Mountains, West & East San Gabriel Valley, East San Fernando Valley and the Santa Clarita Valley.
William S. Hart Park kicks off the "Music 'n the Park" series with "Latin Sunday" from 2 p.m. to 5:30 p.m this Sunday, Sept. 6 at the William S. Hart Park Picnic Grounds, 24151 Newhall Ave., Newhall 91321.
PORTLAND, Ore. -- The summer of 2009 has been another season fighting inferno for Erickson Air-Crane, manufacturer of the world-renowned Helitanker and heavy-lift helicopters. As an essential tool for the Forest Service, the Aircranes are credited for helping contain several wildfires and are now hard at it on some of the worst fires of the season.
The Hart High Regiment band practiced Saturday moring and afternoon in order to prepare for their first halftime show.
Sacramento, CA - State Senator Tony Strickland (R-Thousand Oaks) and fellow lawmakers today announced they will appeal the Prisoner Release Order issued by the federal Three-Judge Court. A notice of appeal will be filed on Sept. 3, 2009. As intervenors in the litigation underlying the Prisoner Release Order issued by the court, the legislators said the court panel set an egregious precedent by usurping California's jurisdiction over itd prisoners and prison healthcare, and failed to comply with the federal Prison Litigation Reform Act.
San Bernardino, California - Stater Bros. Supermarkets are helping customers stay healthy and well by once again offering seasonal flu and pneumonia vaccines. The vaccination period will start September 17 and run through November 1 at most Stater Bros. Supermarkets at a substantial savings vs. doctor-administered vaccines.
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EA Sports exceeds expectations with "Madden NFL 10" ($59.99; Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3; in stores Friday), and the 21-year-old franchise has delivered its most striking, realistic-looking football video game yet.
MONTREUX, Switzerland (AP) - Furiously divided from the start, representatives of Syrian President Bashar Assad and the rebellion against him threatened Wednesday to collapse a peace conference intended to lead them out of civil war.
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) - A Mexican national was executed Wednesday night in Texas for killing a Houston police officer, despite pleas and diplomatic pressure from the Mexican government and the U.S. State Department to halt the punishment.
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Fifty years ago, President Lyndon B. Johnson delivered his famous "War on Poverty" speech, purposing "to cure it and, above all, to prevent it." Unfortunately, like our other wars in the last half-century, this one has not lived up to its noble ideals.
This letter is in response to the letter of Nancy A. Meister ("Affordable Care Act: A success story," The Signal Jan. 17.)
I believe in Gary Morrison's passion, but not his facts ("Fiddling while climate change damages the Earth" Jan 12 Signal).
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.