This May, in celebration of Mother's Day, SCV Moms Blog is encouraging all moms to stop the excuses and step into the shot. It happens every day, mom pulls out the camera to take a photo, snapping countless pictures of the kids. But how often does she appear in the shot? Almost never!
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 week of March 8, the Saugus High School community proved they are willing to tackle the important problem of anti-LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender) bullying in our schools.
The following is a collection of essays from Stevenson Ranch Elementary School students, sharing their thoughts on their favorite subject in school.
The sweeping health care reform bill recently passed by Congress will likely have a significant impact on the medical insurance marketplace. And it will significantly impact all those who pay taxes and penalties for businesses.
I'm going to miss Justice John Paul Stevens. Considering he's a Republican appointed to the bench in 1975 by Republican President Gerald Ford, you might be surprised. After all, I'm a lifelong Democrat.
What about our kids and the schools to which they go?
As the mother of an eigth grader in the William S. Hart Union High School District, and as a veteran elementary school teacher in the Santa Clarita Valley, I was appalled by the board members' decision to cancel all of the eigth-grade promotion ceremonies.
Did you notice that during our commander-in-chief's visit to Afghanistan there were no bombs going off, no IEDs, no rockets and no gunfire of any kind?
Neshia, of Valencia, is to debut her original music at The Viper Room this Tuesday, April 13 at 8 p.m. in the Acoustic Lounge.
The new Real Life Church in the Bridgeport area of Valencia held its first service Sunday, April 11, 2010.
The city of Santa Clarita will host two free Hazard Mitigation Public Workshops to familiarize residents with the city's Hazard Mitigation Plan, which helps city planning officials to identify, evaluate, and assess ways to reduce the risk of local natural hazards.
SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. - Jack H. Brown, chairman and CEO of Stater Bros. Markets, has been honored by the Congressional Medal of Honor Society for his years of contributions to the Honor Society and for his dedication to promoting and perpetuating the principles upon which our nation was founded: "Courage, Sacrifice and Selfless Service."
ArmedZilla.com, a unique social networking Web site exclusively oriented to US military, launches a support community to connect military personnel, veterans, friends, family and supporters worldwide.
Xi Nu Zeta's Lasagna Dinner fundraiser was held in the fellowship hall at Our Lady of Perpetual Help on Feb. 22 for the SCV scholarship fund.
We thought we'd kick it up a notch this week and invite anyone with a pet peeve to share it with us – respectfully of course – and, hopefully with generous sprinkles of humor.
If you are one of the growing number of people who do your banking using your cellphone, be aware that thieves are working hard to steal your money.
Our principal was very strict.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Blake Griffin had 27 points and eight rebounds, Chris Paul added 19 points, including a go-ahead layup in the final minute, and the Los Angeles Clippers beat the Atlanta Hawks 109-108 on Saturday night for their season-high seventh straight victory.
Bakers and their sweet treats filled the room at the Valencia Country Club Saturday night to auction off their creations for the benefit of a local nonprofit.
CORONA - For weeks now, the Hart girls soccer team has likened its run through the CIF-Southern Section Division II postseason to a dream.
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - A pregnant South Carolina woman pointed to the ocean, locked the doors and rolled up the windows, telling her three children she was "trying to take them to a better place" as she drove her minivan into the surf, authorities said.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - California counties are confounding the state's court-ordered efforts to sharply reduce its inmate population by sending state prisons far more convicts than anticipated, including a record number of people with second felony convictions.
Last week, the following Part 1 crimes occurred in Canyon Country East: (1) Grand Theft Auto (1) Assault with a Deadly Weapon (2) Residential Burglaries (1) Vehicle Burglary (1) There were two residential burglaries reported in Zone 8 last week.
Zone 5-Valencia had fifteen Part-1 Crimes reported during the past week. The criminal incidents included an assault with a deadly weapon, grand theft, and numerous shoplifting from various businesses.
FAIR OAKS, Ind. (AP) - Pigs cluster around a food stall like Black Friday shoppers waiting for the store to open. One pushes impatiently against the locked door with her snout, waiting for the sow inside to finish eating so she can take her turn.
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) - Malaysia intelligence agencies are investigating how up to four passengers with suspect identities were able to board the missing Boeing 777 jet, the government said, as planes and ships from across Asia resumed the hunt Sunday for the plane.
SEVASTOPOL, Ukraine (AP) - Dozens of military trucks transporting heavily armed soldiers rumbled over Crimea's rutted roads Saturday as Russia reinforced its armed presence on the disputed peninsula in the Black Sea. Moscow's foreign minister ruled out any dialogue with Ukraine's new authorities, whom he dismissed as the puppets of extremists.
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) - A veteran Los Angeles police officer was killed and his rookie partner was critically injured Friday when their patrol car collided with a big rig on a residential street. The truck driver also was injured.