The Santa Clarita Valley Photographers Association, a local organization for professional and amateur photographers, held its spring 2010 print competition Saturday, May 22, at the Bridgeport clubhouse in Valencia.
The village of Pine Mountain Club hosts its "Wine in the Pines" on Saturday, June 12, from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.
The city of Santa Clarita and the Castaic Lake Water Agency published "SCV Colorful Landscapes for Water Conservation," today, in an effort to reduce garden water usage. The booklet is available free of charge.
Santa Clarita Mayor Laurene Weste recently delivered checks for grants awarded to five city-based businesses through the Newhall Redevelopment small business grant program.
Santa Clarita Valley-based country/folk/cowboy group Skeeter Mann and The Lost Canyon Rangers celebrate the release of their third CD, "Don't Ever Sell Your Saddle," with a benefit concert at Heads Up Therapy Center in Canyon Country Sunday, June 13 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The National Multiple Sclerosis Society (MS) celebrates World MS Day on Wednesday, May 26, to raise awareness about multiple sclerosis and garner support for H.R. 4213.
AIGLE, Switzerland (AP) - The International Cycling Union asked national members in four countries to investigate riders and officials based on claims of doping made by Floyd Landis. The UCI said Wednesday the investigations concern Australia's Matthew White, Belgium's Johan Bruyneel - the longtime team manager of Lance Armstrong - Canada's Michael Barry and France's John Lelangue to establish if they broke anti-doping rules.
Hosting get-togethers at home can often be stressful with all of the elements to consider - the invitation, the décor, and most importantly, the food and beverages. Planning the perfect party can overwhelm even the most seasoned hostess, but there are easy solutions for making your event memorable without becoming inundated.
Observational research suggests that most small- and middle-market companies don't spend enough time planning, and spend even less time writing plans that can help their businesses.
This semester, English students at Bowman High School joined tens of thousands of Americans challenged to reflect upon, write and share essays describing the core values that guide their daily lives.
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 unexpected e-mail arrived shortly after lunch last Thursday. "Keep Drinkin'," instructed the cryptic title, followed by just as strange a message:
This is EMS Appreciation Week and I think that there is a large group of folks who deserve recognition for the selfless work that they have chosen to do.
BUENA PARK - Hart High School rallied back from an early deficit with a five-run fifth inning to seal a 8-3 win over Rosary High School of Fullerton in the second round of the CIF-Southern Section Division I softball playoffs on Tuesday at Clark Park in Buena Park.
A program approved Tuesday aims to get Los Angeles County residents on the solar grid. The Board of Supervisors voted to form the Los Angeles County Energy Program, giving residents the chance to apply for low-interest loans to pay for energy-saving technology such as solar paneling, more efficient air conditioners and water heaters. While installing solar panels can drastically cut a homeowners electricity bills, high installation costs deter some Los Angeles County residents from investing ...
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - Millions hunkered down for icy conditions expected to last through the weekend from Texas to Ohio to Tennessee as the cold snap that covered much of the nation knocked out power and made roads treacherous Saturday.
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.
Friends and family members gathered at Real Life Church on Friday to celebrate the life of Jeremy "Jerry" Ide Conklin, a man described as a true friend and an inspiring leader.
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) - Four homeless people have died of hypothermia in the San Francisco Bay Area since last week, authorities said, highlighting the danger to people without shelter as the region is gripped by freezing temperatures.
They say a picture is worth a thousand words. But sometimes, it's worth some trouble with the law.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Doctors at a Northern California hospital say a couple has given birth to a rare set of naturally conceived identical triplets.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - Bill Porter, the door-to-door salesman in Portland, Ore., who was portrayed by William H. Macy in an Emmy-winning TV movie, has died at 81.
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) - Citrus grower Fred LoBue breathed a sigh of relief on Friday after two sleepless nights monitoring the icy temperatures in his family's Central Valley orange groves.
The Metropolitan Water District has scheduled a monument unveiling Monday to honor the 17 men killed in a tunnel explosion in Sylmar on June 24, 1971.