UPDATED 5:40 p.m. Tuesday: If you see a large man dressed in red and eight reindeer flying past your window Tuesday night, chances are Santa hasn't come early - it's probably your neighbor's Christmas decorations riding the 50-mph wind. The National Weather Service has exteded its high wind warning through 3 a.m. Wednesday, as cooler temperatures settle into the Santa Clarita Valley and the rest of Southern California. The service has also warned of sub-freezing ...
Join the Band, a music program for teens and adults, is accepting registration for their first session of band classes in January 2010.
Detectives from the city of Santa Clarita/Sheriff's COBRA Unit arrested a suspect Tuesday morning in Monrovia after investigating multiple stabbings at a party in Valencia in July.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Rep. Howard P. "Buck" McKeon (R-Santa Clarita) issued the following statement after Senate Democrats pushed forward on passing a government takeover of health care today:
This month the College of the Canyons men's basketball team will retire jersey No. 1 in recognition of former longtime head coach Lee Smelser and his more than 30 years of service to the college. The College of the Canyons Lee Smelser Jersey Retirement Ceremony will take place Saturday, December 27, prior to the team's 7 p.m. tipoff with visiting Fullerton College in the Cougar's first round game of the 20th Annual Cougar Holiday Classic basketball tournament.
Los Angeles County Fire Chief Michael Freeman has delayed his retirement for one year to ease the search for his replacement.
Legacy Christian Academy students presented their Christmas performances and hosted the school's seventh annual Christmas Ball on Dec. 5.
Rosedell Elementary School student Emily Hood, 11, knows how to spread Christmas cheer to those far away from home.
Let me begin by expressing my gratitude to The Signal for having allowed me to write as an unpaid columnist, and to all those who read my column - both those who agreed and disagreed with the points I made. I have enjoyed doing it and the exchange of ideas it promoted.
It looks like former Vice President Dick Cheney lives a double standard. During the Bush administration, anyone who spoke out against President George W. Bush's war in Iraq or anything his administration did was considered unpatriotic. Now as President Barack Obama sets out his new war in Afghanistan, Cheney is the first to throw out his opinion about how wrong Obama is and the way he is handling things. I guess this makes Cheney just ...
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Students at Golden Oak Elementary School decorated and wrote a special thank you message in holiday cards sent to U.S. troops serving overseas.
Golden Oak Elementary School recently held two awards ceremonies to honor the school's Accelerated Readers.
First Place My favorite holiday that I celebrate is Hanukkah. A Jewish game we play during Hanukkah is dreidel. Everyone playing gets into a circle and puts gelt (chocolate) in the middle. Then we take something that looks like an upside triangle, called a dreidel, and spin it. On each side of the dreidel are four Hebrew letters: "shin," "gimmel," "nun" and "hay." When a spin lands on "shin," one piece of gelt must be ...
WASHINGTON (AP) - Well on the way to winning passage before Christmas after clearing its biggest hurdle in the wee hours of the morning, the Senate's health care bill will make a "tremendous difference for families, for seniors, for businesses and for the country as a whole," President Barack Obama said Monday. Senate Democratic leaders basked in the victory for the landmark legislation that will insure 30 million more Americans. They looked ahead to the ...
Regarding the Gary Morrison letter "Don't like Obamacare? Show us something better" (Nov. 20), your letter and the facts about Obamacare are scattered, flawed and subjective, I'm sorry to say.
Whenever people discuss where religious liberty should begin and end, I have a standard answer: It should begin in your heart, but end when it demands the compliance of people who don't share your religious beliefs.
SEATTLE (AP) - A couple thousand Seahawks fans were crowded in front of the television stage when Russell Wilson walked out of the locker room still in full uniform.
The Santa Clarita City Council officially opened the new six-acre McBean Park and Ride facility last week with a ribbon cutting ceremony.
The Castaic Lake Water Agency is accepting applications to fill a vacancy on its Board of Directors following the resignation of former Director Peter Kavounas.
Roads in a mostly industrial area of Santa Clarita were closed shortly after 7 p.m. today so a private memorial could be held at the location where "Fast and Furious" actor Paul Walker and his friend, local businessman Roger Rodas, were killed Saturday.
CUPERTINO, Calif. (AP) - A man has been arrested on suspicion of stealing from Apple after police found him hiding in the bushes near the company's corporate campus in Northern California.
It's not Christmas yet, but a Santa Clarita woman is scheduled to receive a life-saving gift from her sister this week: a kidney.
Palmdale was ordered to hold a new election for City Council members next year after a Superior Court judge concluded there was discrimination against black and Latino voters in November citywide races.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Steve Sarkisian was named the head coach at Southern California on Monday, leaving Washington to return to the Trojans' storied football program for another run at national titles.
LONGMONT, Colo. (AP) - A woman who allegedly offered topless hairstyling services in northern Colorado faces criminal charges. But police say the problem isn't cutting hair without a top. It's cutting hair without a license.
HONOLULU (AP) - A kayak fisherman died Monday after a shark attack off Maui, local officials said.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A man charged with killing a Transportation Security Administration officer during an attack at Los Angeles International Airport last month is scheduled to make his first court appearance Wednesday.
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) - A 14-year-old student flashed a pellet gun inside an Ohio high school, setting off a lockdown and short standoff Monday in a hallway before he was taken into custody and charged, police and a witness said.
YONKERS, N.Y. (AP) - A commuter train that derailed over the weekend, killing four passengers, was hurtling at 82 mph as it entered a 30 mph curve, a federal investigator said Monday. But whether the wreck was the result of human error or brake trouble was still unclear, he said.