The Library of Congress and the National Endowment for the Humanities today marked a major milestone in their partnership to digitize historic U.S. newspapers and make them widely available to the public on the Internet.
On Wednesday, July 8, Dr. Sabita Malla, Internist/Geriatrician from Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital presents "Medication: Promoting Safe Administration & Optimal Efficacy" from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. in Activity Rooms 1 & 2 of the SCV Senior Center, 22900 Market St., Newhall 91321.
The city of Santa Clarita invites residents to attend "Popcorn and a Movie" on Friday, June 26 and Thursday, July 23.
This fall, students interested in pursuing careers in the sciences while learning more about the emerging field of nanotechnology will be able to do so through the college's recently introduced General and Emerging Technologies (GET) Lab Technician program.
WASHINGTON D.C. - Earlier today, Rep. Howard P. "Buck" McKeon (R-Calif.) was ratified by his peers within the House Republican Conference to serve as the Ranking Member of the U.S. House Armed Services Committee during the 111th Congress.
Christopher Knight, 10, of Stevenson Ranch was named Fan Favorite in the Junior Chefs of America Webisode cooking contest. Knight was also the runner up for his sesame-seed beef on bamboo skewers.
On March 14, 2003, John Yoo of the Justice Department's Office of Legal Counsel wrote a memo addressing military interrogation of alien unlawful combatants held outside the United States.
Local young artists show off their creations at Fast Frame in Valencia. The students take lessons with Janet Recchia of Janet Recchia Studios in Valencia. The artwork will be available for viewing at Fast Frame until the end of the month.
Now that the California Supreme Court has upheld Proposition 8, those who oppose the marriage initiative still use the argument that only a bare majority of voters passed it. They suggest that supporters were mainly homophobic bigots.
I must forcefully disagree with Cam Noltemeyer's piece from June 10, 2009 ('Plambeck belongs on the MRF committee,' The Signal).
During the past few weeks, the fourth graders of North Park Elementary built Popsicle-stick bridges and then tested how much weight they could hold.
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Wheelchair Project Makes Discovery Channel Robert Argote, a student in the Hart District's Transitional Learning Center, will be featured in an upcoming program on the Discovery Channel on June 25. The program is part of a video segment on an artist who paints and creates things. After hearing about Robbie and his need for a new wheelchair, the artist volunteered to create a special chair using a heat-reactive paint what will allow the chair to ...
COSTA MESA, Calif. -- The 2009 OC Super Fair will debut a new themed attraction and exhibit on the human brain called "Al's Brain - A 3-D Journey Through The Human Brain with 'Weird Al' Yankovic."
The next Canyon Country Advisory Committee meeting will be held Wednesday, June 17 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. in the George A. Caravalho Activity Center Banquet Room, 20880 Centre Pointe Parkway.
College of the Canyons will host a free orientation next Monday for job seekers interested in the fields of aerospace and biomedical manufacturing.
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KIEV, Ukraine (AP) - A top Ukrainian opposition party says heavily armed riot police have stormed its office in downtown Kiev. The move comes as the Ukrainian capital has been crippled by massive anti-government protests.
NEW YORK (AP) - The Sportsman Channel said Monday it has hired Sarah Palin to be host of a weekly outdoors-oriented program that will celebrate the "red, wild and blue" lifestyle.
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) - Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel warned Pakistani leaders Monday that if they don't resolve protests stalling some military shipments across the border with Afghanistan, it could be difficult to maintain political support in Washington for an aid program that has sent billions of dollars to Islamabad, defense officials said.
JOHANNESBURG (AP) - South Africa says United States President Barack Obama and United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon will be among world leaders speaking at a mass memorial service for Nelson Mandela.
SAN QUENTIN, Calif. (AP) - The budding entrepreneurs wear blue sweat pants labeled "prisoner" and huge, flapping blue shirts. Their doors are triple locked, and lunch is a stale peanut butter and jelly sandwich. Complicating matters, participants in this growing Silicon Valley startup incubator are barred from the Internet.
By analogy with the gay marriage issue, who cares if someone who's never been to Paris wants to privately call themselves a "Parisian"?
I don't know why it happens every year. Our offices here at the Vast Right Wing Conspiracy get inundated with letters addressed to Saint Nicholas. We forward as many as we can to the Jolly Old Elf but a few we keep behind to share with you. Enjoy.
Nelson Mandela, 95, gave up a third of his lifespan so that South Africans could live in racial harmony.
Visitors to the Valencia Library last weekend were greeted with a sweet surprise: icing-topped and candy-cane-lined gingerbread houses on display for what organizers hope will become a yearly Gingerbread House Contest.
The annual Metrolink Holiday Toy Express has been stopped in its tracks because of budget cuts.
I read that Supervisor Antonovich is again raising concerns about welfare fraud in L.A. County. This is typical of Republicans to go after the poor and by implication "them" - brown- and black-skinned people.
Last week, the Lady Mustangs volleyball team posted an impressive postseason run at the NAIA Volleyball National Championship tournament, while men's and women's basketball raised their season records with road victories.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Nearly eight months after Kobe Bryant limped off the Lakers' home court with a torn Achilles tendon and a career in doubt, he struggled to keep his composure when he finally stepped back onto the same hardwood.