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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.
El Segundo - Time Warner Cable customers will be able to view daily highlights from this year's Masters Golf Tournament in 3D On Demand beginning April 8.
The city of Santa Clarita will televise live coverage of the 2010 Santa Clarita City Council Election from City Hall on Tuesday, April 13 starting at 7:30 p.m. and continuing until all precincts have reported.
INTERLOCHEN, Mich. - Katie Watson, 14, of Canyon Country, Calif., has been accepted and will attend the Interlochen Arts Camp in northern Michigan, the world's premier summer arts program for aspiring artists' grades 3 through 12.
Santa Clarita Valley residents may take their unwanted household and electronic waste to the Los Angeles County Household Hazardous Waste/E-Waste Round-Up on Saturday, April 10.
The city of Santa Clarita officially launched SmallBizSantaClarita.com yesterday to respond to the needs of the local small business community.
The College of the Canyons nursing program has been awarded more than $284,000 in grant funding through the Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development (OSHPD) Song-Brown Program - aid that the college needs to maintain its highly regarded nursing program and continue to train nursing students despite the state budget situation.
Washington, D.C. -- The top Republicans on the Armed Services Committee and the Armed Services Strategic Forces Subcommittee welcomed the release of the Administration's delayed Nuclear Posture Review, a top-to-bottom review of the United States' nuclear policies, capabilities, and requirements.
The TPC Valencia Golf and Country Club will convene on Friday, April 16 at its monthly location at 26550 Heritage View Lane, Valencia, 91381 in the Newhall Room.
Open one week, the city of Santa Clarita's cross-valley connector has already reduced traffic by 30 percent during peak hours and by 24 percent overall on Soledad Canyon Road near the Bouquet junction, according to city traffic engineers.
AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) - Tiger Woods has an ideal tee time for his return to golf at the Masters - at least as far as TV is concerned.
After weeks of speculation about his playing partners for the opening two rounds at Augusta National, the starting times released on Tuesday had more to do with "when" than "who."
Two lanes of traffic will be closed at McBean Parkway and Gamble House Court between 9:30 p.m. and 5 a.m. until the end of April, city officials said on Monday.
A 47-year-old man whose body was found earlier this week in Gorman was apparently a homicide victim, authorities said.
The Los Angeles Regional Foodbank will hold free monthly food-kit distributions at the SCV Senior Center, beginning with two initial visits this month.
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.
FORT BRAGG, N.C. (AP) - An Army captain at the center of a sexual assault case that has scandalized the U.S. military testified Friday that a general twice forced her to perform oral sex on him during their three-year, illicit affair.
SAN DIEGO (AP) - A California state lawmaker wants to ban SeaWorld from using killer whales in its San Diego shows.
ENGLEWOOD, N.J. (AP) - Sheila MacRae, a veteran stage, film and TV performer best known for playing Alice Kramden in the 1960s re-creation of "The Honeymooners," has died. She was 92.
Hanging more than 2,000 feet in the air, Stephen Wampler was exhausted, physically and emotionally. He considered giving up his goal of climbing to the top of El Capitan, the largest granite monolith in the world located in the famed Yosemite Valley.
There wasn't much The Master's College couldn't do in its 73-52 rout of defending national champion Westmont in the semifinal of the Golden State Athletic Conference Tournament.
DENVER (AP) - Reflecting on his game during a monthlong recovery from a broken left rib has helped Ty Lawson come back strong.
When the Hart Indians girls soccer team last won a CIF-Southern Section championship, freshman goalkeeper Nicole Davis was still months from being born.
WASHINGTON (AP) - A sure sign that spring is on the horizon: It's time to set the clocks forward for daylight saving time.
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) - Search and rescue crews across Southeast Asia scrambled on Saturday to find a Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 that disappeared from air traffic control screens over waters between Malaysia and Vietnam early that morning, leaving the fates of the 239 people aboard in doubt.