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.
Crowds sampled food and drinks from different vendors during the Child & Family Center's Taste of the Town event held at Mann BioMedical Park in Valencia on Sunday. The event, which is now in its 22nd year, raises funds for the Child & Family Center. The event featured many of Santa Clarita's favorite restaurants, who have been participating in the event for years - or every year, as some of the vendors have been. Attendees also had the opportunity to sample a variety of microbrews and wines, along with indulging in a coffee bar and cigar lounge. Five-time Grammy-nominated band Ambrosia ...
A splendid quality of the aging heart and mind: they are never too old to be shared.
My dad really wasn't much of a dad. I can count the number of "good" times with him on one hand. Heavy drinking tends to take away those good times and replace them with bitter memories.
I needed to be entertained, and what better place to go than the court in Santa Clarita? On April 15, at about 1 p.m., I went to be a spectator and watch the court in action.
My comments are directed to two letters to the editor, Feb. 17, written by Richard Kratz ("Kellar damaging city's image") and Lois Eisenberg ("Two sides to every story").
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A Saugus man was killed in a collision at the intersection of Plum Canyon Road and Santa Catarina Road in Saugus on Saturday evening, according to officials.
The Santa Clarita Valley's annual Fourth of July parade steps off promptly at 9 a.m. this year, and participants are invited to sign up now for the long-standing valley tradition that dates back to 1932.
Founded in 1927, Los Angeles Baptist College made the Santa Clarita Valley home in the early 1960s, when it purchased the former Happy Jack's Dude Ranch in Placerita Canyon.
he Senior Center, Soroptomists and the SCV Youth Center were the big winners at the second annual "Dancing with Our Stars" extravaganza. It was an amazing evening full of stars and they were not all in the sky.
Mary Ellen and Bill Spaniel, of Santa Clarita, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter Selena Kathleen Spaniel, of Santa Clarita, to Jacob Ryan Walker, of Stevenson Ranch.
The days of losing your hotel room key and waiting in a long line to check-out and pay your bill might be over. Hilton Worldwide announced yesterday that they'll be revolutionizing the way its hotel system works in the near future, making your stay much more compatable with your smartphone.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. unemployment rate has plunged since the start of last year to a five-year low of 6.1 percent. And the July jobs report being released Friday will likely show a sixth straight month of healthy 200,000-plus gains.
#SCV Sheriff's "National Night Out" Against Crime 2014. COME JOIN US.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Rushing toward the exits, Congress on Thursday scrambled to wrap up legislation addressing the problem-plagued Veterans Affairs Department and a looming shortfall in highway money. House Republicans sought to win over reluctant, tea party conservatives on a border security bill.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Hundreds of cars submerged below murky water. A landmark basketball court, newly refurbished, showing signs of buckling. Soaked and stained carpets. An athletic track coated in mud.
DAKAR, Senegal (AP) - The deadliest recorded Ebola outbreak surpassed 700 deaths across West Africa on Thursday as the World Health Organization announced dozens of new deaths reported in the last several days.
ROZSYPNE, Ukraine (AP) - As fighting raged in eastern Ukraine, an international team of investigators on Thursday reached the crash site of the Malaysia Airline Flight 17 and got a first look at where it was brought down by a missile two weeks ago.
I don't usually write consecutive columns about the same topic, but this situation seems to be careening out of control and our government seems impotent to stop it.
Editor's note: About 50 percent of the water consumed in the Santa Clarita Valley comes from underground water sources.
The relatively small country of Italy (compared to the USA) has managed to take in more than 70,000 illegal immigrants (refugees) fleeing poverty, war and oppression in Northern Africa.
BALTIMORE (AP) - There isn't much of a disparity between how Garrett Richards has pitched recently compared to when he won seven straight starts.
A public hearing is scheduled for 6 p.m. Thursday night at the Castaic Sports Complex to discuss the Chiquita Canyon Landfill expansion that would double the daily disposal tonnage at the site from 6,000 to 12,000 tons and expand the landfill itself by some 143 acres.
Since its program started just over two years ago, Eternal Valley Memorial Park & Mortuary, with the support of Newhall and surrounding communities, has collected more than 500 cell phones and accessories that provided more than 31,000 minutes of call time to U.S. service men and women.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Reliever Jean Machi and the San Francisco Giants took advantage of a huge baserunning blunder by Pittsburgh, tagging out two runners who wandered away on the same play and beating the Pirates 7-5 Wednesday to end a six-game losing streak.
NEW YORK (AP) - The fight for penny pinchers is intensifying.