Pete Getz, who has served as assistant principal at Canyon High School since 2007, has been named the new principal of the Hart School District's Sequoia Charter School.
IRVINE, Calif. -- Even more Santa Clarita Valley residents, businesses and visitors can now enjoy high-speed wireless data and voice connections after recent Verizon Wireless network upgrades around the area by the Valencia Town Center in Santa Clarita.
A Santa Clarita Valley Transit bus that had just picked up a passenger and began moving eastbound on Soledad Canyon Road and Golden Oak Road was rear-ended by a passenger car driven by Jeane Dexheimer, 51, of Camarillo, at approximately 10:30 p.m. Thursday, according to a news release from the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station.
The city of Santa Clarita and the Emergency Network of Los Angeles are holding a free half-day disaster training event for local faith-based and nonprofit groups on Sept. 21. The event, from 8:30 a.m. to noon, will focus on how to prepare for a disaster and continue operating during one.
The National Hart Foundation is hosting its first ever casino night on Sept. 18 at the Bridgeport Community Clubhouse.
The Hart High School dance team will host a "Day of Dance" fundraiser from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Sept. 18. The benefit includes an instructional dance clinic for anyone from kindergarten to high school age. Registration is $30 and tax deductible. For more information, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Santa Clarita Valley community can help raise money for the nonprofit organization Help The Children by buying Krispy Kreme Doughnuts. The doughnuts must be prepaid and pre-ordered by Sept. 7 in time for a Sept. 10 pickup. The funds will go towards purchasing a new van for Help the Children. To place an order, call (661) 701-8852. For more information, visit www.helpthechildren.org.
The Signal Editorial Board will give a presentation as part of the Valley Industry Association's luncheon at 11:45 a.m. on Sept. 16 at the Valencia Country Club. All six members of the board will attend the luncheon, where they will give an overview about the purpose of the Editorial Board.
The National Park Service will host a public meeting on the future of the Rim of the Valley Corridor, which includes much of the mountainous area surrounding the Santa Clarita Valley, on Sept. 21.
Car travel is on the rise as gas prices fall this Labor Day weekend, according to the American Automobile Association.
In "Going the Distance," Drew Barrymore plays a quick-to-laugh, ambitious young hipster who loves cool indie bands, "Shawshank Redemption" and playing the old arcade games in bars. Jason Long, on the other hand, plays a quick-to-laugh, ambitious young hipster who loves cool indie bands, "Shawshank Redemption" and playing old arcade games in bars.
Certainly, "Machete" is the best feature-length extension of a fake movie trailer in Hollywood history.
You've only got two weekends to catch Neil Simon's hilarious "Rumors," presented by a cast of local actors, at the intimate SCV Space in Saugus.
Although summer is winding down, the time for wine tasting and touring is not only a summertime activity. We're very fortunate in California to be able to enjoy many outdoor activities throughout the year. One of our favorites is wine tasting and touring. Every chance we get we're in the car or on a plane to visit wineries to enhance our wine knowledge and experience. We're very fortunate to have some of the finest wineries in our own backyard.
This Saturday and Sunday, Sept 4 and 5, the Pine Mountain Club Property Owners Association (PMCPOA) will host its 34th annual Oktoberfest. The festivities begin at 11 a.m. each day in PMC's Lampkin Park, just west of the Village Center, with entertainment and activities for the entire family, including music and dancing, a variety of arts and crafts vendors, plenty of food and drink and games for all ages.
XIXI, Taiwan (AP) - Firefighters uncovered ID cards and body fragments as they picked through wreckage Thursday for evidence to identify the victims of a plane crash that killed 48 people on a Taiwanese island.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - For the first time in three decades, scientists are about to revisit one of North America's most remarkable troves of ancient fossils: the bones of tens of thousands of animals piled at least 30 feet deep at the bottom of a sinkhole-type cave.
CAPE CHARLES, Va. (AP) - Virginia State Police say two were killed and at least 20 injured when a fierce storm slammed a campground on the state's Eastern Shore.
ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) - An Air Algerie flight carrying 116 people from Burkina Faso to Algeria's capital disappeared from radar early Thursday over northern Mali, officials said. France's foreign minister said no wreckage had been found, but that the plane "probably crashed."
PLAINFIELD, Ind. (AP) - His pilot's license fresh in his hands, an Indiana teenager set out in June for the adventure of a lifetime: an around-the-world flight with his father designed to break a record and raise money to build schools in his father's native Pakistan.
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - Wetter, cooler weather has helped firefighters make progress in their efforts to get the largest wildfire in Washington state's history under control.
In my last column ("The IRS is far from earning back our trust," June 30), I discussed the arrogance and lawlessness of the Obama administration and its bureaucrats, practiced on a scale unprecedented in American history.
PITTSBURGH (AP) - Dan Haren's promising spring has morphed into a troubling summer. At this point, even he isn't sure when it is going to stop.
HOLLYWOOD - After a season of twists and turns and off-the-field adversity, the USC Trojans are ready to move forward under first-year head coach Steve Sarkisian and returning starting quarterback junior Cody Kessler.
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - Hillary Rodham Clinton launched a new campaign Wednesday - to encourage parents to talk, read and sing to their babies.
NEW YORK (AP) - Many of the Amazon Fire phone's features are twists on apps and concepts tried in other devices.
There was a time when I aimed to be the most fantastic and well liked dad in - well, at least our neighborhood. At some point in my fatherhood experience, that was actually a goal of mine - partly because I wanted our house to be the Kool-aid house, the home where everyone wanted to be, and part because I want to be the best at what I did.
This year's Valencia Jazz & Blues Concert Series closes out its season Friday with Doña Oxford, known as "The Boogie Woogie Woman" for her two-fisted piano playing.
DETROIT (AP) - A man under a deportation order for serving in a Nazi-controlled police force during World War II has died in Michigan at age 93 after years of denials that he shot at Jews.
As a business owner, you work hard to generate revenue and grow your company. You carefully hire the right people and make cautious business decisions before investing more money in your company.