The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved Tuesday the 55-point action plan initiated to provide comprehensive integrated services for the county's child welfare system.
High school art exhibit
Sulphur Springs Elementary School wanted to find a way to encourage students to earn 100 percent of their Accelerated Reader goal. After collaborating with the staff at Golden Oak Elementary School, the Sulphur Springs staff decided to model a pancake breakfast after a similar reward program at Golden Oak.
I want to thank the city of Santa Clarita and our local paper, The Signal, for making us all aware of the loss of one of our own, Spc. Rudy A. Acosta, age 19, from Canyon Country.
I am a long-time resident of Santa Clarita Valley, and I am wondering why we do not do more to honor our local fallen soldiers.
See "Related Content" for links to articles in The Signal about U.S. Army Spc.Rudy A. Acosta, 19, of Canyon Country, Calif., who died on March 19, 2011 in Afghanistan.
Wells Fargo Private Bank has announced Vladimir Victorio as senior private banker for the San Fernando and Santa Clarita valley regions.
Hubbadaddy's Rehearsal Studios hosts its first "Sunday Session" on Sunday, April 3 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at The Cellar Wine Bar inside All Corked Up.
Michele E. Buttelman's "Salute to Freedom of the Press" (March 20) certainly was strong on why this freedom is important.
Jim McElvain's March 22 letter, "Politicians over-paid, out of touch," commented broadly on past-Speaker Nancy Pelosi's costly trips.
About 50 students from the College of the Canyons Mathematics, Engineering, Science, Achievement program were awarded new laptops as part of California Connects, a statewide program designed to increase digital literacy and broadband access throughout the state's underserved communities.
For the second year, scholarships have eased the financial burdens of promising and talented students at California Institute of the Arts.
Local nonprofit organization leaders are invited to the fundraising seminar, Meet the Grantmakers from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. April 6 at the Dr. Dianne G. Van Hook University Center, Room 258, on the college's Valencia campus.
On Monday, Los Angeles County Mayor Michael D. Antonovich announced Metrolink's new late-night train service after weekday Los Angeles Dodgers home games and throughout the regular season.
HAPPY CAMP (AP) - The U.S. Forest Service says cloudy skies and lower temperatures have slowed the spread of two forest wildfires that are threatening as many as 250 homes in far Northern California.
SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) - Celebrity chef Todd English has been arrested on a charge of driving while intoxicated in New York.
NAPA, Calif. (AP) - A significant aftershock from last weekend's magnitude-6.0 earthquake has rattled Northern California's wine country.
NEW YORK (AP) - Joan Rivers' loved ones said Sunday that they remain hopeful about her recovery three days after she went into cardiac arrest at a doctor's office.
RAFAH, Gaza Strip (AP) - The first of August dawned as a day of promise for the Mahmoum clan and thousands of other Palestinians stuck in United Nations shelters in Rafah - thanks to a temporary cease-fire with Israel they could go home for three days.
JERUSALEM (AP) - Israel's finance minister says his country and other regional powers should work together to rebuild the Gaza Strip and disarm Hamas militants that rule the territory.
BAGHDAD (AP) - Iraqi security forces and Shiite militiamen on Sunday broke a six-week siege imposed by the Islamic State extremist group on the northern Shiite Turkmen town of Amirli, following U.S. airstrikes against the Sunni militants' positions, officials said.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Leaders of the House and Senate intelligence committees on Sunday prodded President Barack Obama to take decisive action against what they say are growing threats from Islamic State militants on U.S. soil.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - They were killed in Wisconsin, New York and California. Some were shot on the street. One was killed in a Wal-Mart. Another died after being placed in a chokehold. All died at the hands of police and all have been united by one thing: the killing of Michael Brown.
TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) - The Islamist-allied militia group in control of Libya's capital has "secured" a U.S. Embassy residential compound there, more than a month after American personnel evacuated from the country over ongoing fighting, one of its commanders said Sunday.
OS ANGELES (AP) - A group of sexy dancers backed Iggy Azalea as Rita Ora joined her on stage. Kendrick Lamar shared the spotlight with label-mate Schoolboy Q during his set. Afrojack got the crowd jumping, and Imagine Dragons closed out the evening.
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Not long after Michael Sam waved to an adoring crowd at Missouri's season opener, he looked down at his cell phone.
HAPPY CAMP, Calif. (AP) - A pair of wildfires sparked by lightning nearly three weeks ago was still growing on Saturday while threatening as many as 250 homes in far Northern California.
Originally built as part of the Valencia master plan, and designed as Santa Clarita's truly first work, live, walk residential homes, The Madison apartments are now being readied for sale as condominiums – their original intended use.
Taking my clients out of town for their annual planning retreat, a key asset comes into play: perspective.