The California Highway Patrol is taking extra steps Thursday to cite those who don't wear seat belts.
Saugus High School will be passing the plate - or rather the boot - at Thursday's football game to raise money for victims of the Station Fire, a local firefighter said Tuesday.
Smokers at Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital will have to take a hike if they want to light up.
County supervisors on Tuesday approved a plan to expand the Canyon Country Jo Anne Darcy Library and make improvements there.
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I have never felt as affronted as when I read Doug Sink's complaint about the newly painted bike lanes on Decoro Drive ("The Decoro Drive change should be reversed," The Signal, Sept. 2).
The six months following the attack on Pearl Harbor were a whirlwind.
Your article regarding the dedication of our new church, Blessed Kateri Tekakwitha was very disappointing ("Congregants fill new sanctuary," The Signal, Sept. 5).
In his lengthy rant over former Vice President Dick Cheney's defense of enhanced interrogation techniques ("Cheney still pathetic," The Signal, Letters to the Editor, Sept. 14), letter writer Paul Sibek says there is "not one iota of proof that torture accomplished much of anything."
Southern Oaks Mortgage has been selected for the 2009 Best of Valencia Award in the loan agents category by the U.S.
Michele Buttelman's column about knowing the significance and history of Labor Day was extraordinary ("Appreciate those who fought for your Labor Day," The Signal, Sept. 6).
SANTA CLARITA - The Associated Student Government (ASG) at College of the Canyons is inviting all students and community members to a public candidate forum with the eight individuals seeking election to California's 25th Congressional District.
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) - Gunmen in South Sudan who targeted civilians including children and the elderly left "piles and piles" of bodies, many of them in a mosque and a hospital, the U.N.'s top humanitarian official in the country said Tuesday.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld Michigan's ban on using race as a factor in college admissions despite one justice's impassioned dissent that accused the court of wanting to wish away racial inequality.
SANAA, Yemen (AP) - Yemeni forces, reportedly backed by U.S. drone strikes, hit al-Qaida militants for a second straight day Monday in what Yemen officials said was an assault on a major base of the terror group hidden in the remote southern mountains. The government said 55 militants were killed so far.
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) - Russia has "days, not weeks" to abide by an international accord aimed at stemming the crisis in Ukraine, the top U.S. diplomat in Kiev warned Monday as Vice President Joe Biden launched a high-profile show of support for the pro-Western Ukrainian government. Russia in turn accused authorities in Kiev of flagrantly violating the pact and declared their actions would not stand.
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) - A 15-year-old boy found his way onto an airport's tarmac and climbed into a jetliner's wheel well, then flew for five freezing hours to Hawaii - a misadventure that forced authorities to take a hard look at the security system that protects the nation's airline fleet.
A signature-gatherer outside a local Walmart, arrested for battery after allegedly punching someone in the hand last weekend, has been identified as a woman from Illinois, according to an official with the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station.
JINDO, South Korea (AP) - One by one, coast guard officers carried the newly arrived bodies covered in white sheets from a boat to a tent on the dock of this island, the first step in identifying a sharply rising number of corpses from a South Korean ferry that sank nearly a week ago.
In her letter Sunday in The Signal ("Pay inequality is not a myth of the liberal left") attempting to rebut Steve Lunetta's earlier column about pay inequality for women, Robin Clough ends by writing:
Yes, I believe in angels, since I met one accidentally on Sierra Highway recently when my car hit a rock in the road.
It's true that we received pretty bad news last month from the latest report of the United Nation's Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change.
The Easter season for many of our Christian brothers and sisters is a time of year that prompts us to reflect on the concept of redemption.
DALLAS (AP) - Kari Lehtonen had 37 saves, with some tremendous stops, for his first career postseason victory, and the Dallas Stars beat Anaheim 3-0 Monday night in their first home playoff game in six years.
WASHINGTON (AP) - In the first major league matchup featuring twentysomething stars Mike Trout and Bryce Harper, it was a guy born two decades earlier, Raul Ibanez, who came through with the biggest hit.
A father and son were recovering Monday after being stabbed outside a bar last weekend, while one suspect was being held in connection with the stabbing, a Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station detective said.