"Gents, one of Santa Clarita's own is coming home from Afghanistan, and we need to ensure he gets a proper reception."
Thanks for your letters on voting, candidates and the elections. There's a big problem that should be addressed, that I came upon as I tried (in vain) to mail my mail-in ballot. Three times - not once, not twice, but three times - my ballot came back to our mailbox as regular postmarked mail. Three times I had to take time to stand in lines at the post office to ask - no, beg - ...
Barbie, Wonder Woman and Mother Nature ("Students hear riveting stories of iconic 'Women in History,'" March 30)? Are you kidding me?
Executive-decision disasters that I have witnessed in my lifetime: First, FDR. At the close of World War II, our army was at the gates of Berlin, but we didn't go in and secure it. We allowed the Russians to go in and take revenge because of the atrocities that the Germans brought down on them at the beginning of the war. No one knows how many the Russians slaughtered. There was no resistance. They scared ...
Think of some of the things you've said, or some of the decisions you've made in your youth.
Santa Clarita Valley commuters could see lanes added to the Interstate 5 and Highway 14 freeway interchange sooner than originally thought under a plan approved by the Metropolitan Transportation Authority on Thursday.
The West Ranch boys tennis team solidified itself as the No. 2 team in the Foothill League by edging Canyon 10-8 at West Ranch High School on Thursday. The match was close all day, but the Wildcats never relinquished their small but secure lead.
Recruitment event What: The Santa Clarita WorkSource Center hosts a Bank of America recruitment event for part-time employment positions with Bank of America locations in Simi Valley and West Hills. When: 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. Where: Santa Clarita WorkSource Center at College of the Canyons University Center, Suite 250 26455 Rockwell Canyon Road Contact: (661) 799-WORK or visit http://www.SCworksource.com Book-signing at Vino 100 What: Vino 100 hosts a book-signing event for ...
Washington, D.C. -- The U.S. House of Representatives today reaffirmed its support for imposing crippling sanctions on the Iranian theocracy and its energy sector as a tool to persuade the regime to abandon its nuclear ambitions.
Veteran stuntman and actor Michael Gene Adams died Sunday at Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital in Valencia, following a stroke. He was 60.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - The NCAA plans to expand the men's basketball tournament from 65 to 68 teams beginning next year and announced a new, $10.8 billion broadcasting deal with CBS and Turner Broadcasting on Thursday that will allow every game to be shown live for the first time. The three-team expansion is much more modest than 80- and 96-team proposals the NCAA outlined just a few weeks ago at the Final Four. The move coincides ...
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.
Down four runs with bases loaded and no outs in the bottom of the seventh, the Canyon baseball team had an opportunity to win its first league game of the season against West Ranch on Wednesday.
Seventy-nine young people who lost their lives in traffic-related collisions were remembered Wednesday evening at the fourth annual Evening of Remembrance.
Last week, Michele Obama stopped by a community garden in San Diego to meet the farmers. Her objective in this visit was more than just to encourage the idea of neighbors getting together to grow their own food.
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) - Opposition protesters in Ukraine have rejected President Viktor Yanukovych's offer of talks, saying they will not sit down with him until he fires his government and releases all arrested demonstrators.
NEW YORK (AP) - Time magazine selected Pope Francis as its Person of the Year on Wednesday, saying the Catholic Church's new leader has changed the perception of the 2,000-year-old institution in an extraordinary way in a short time.
PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) - World leaders and thousands of South Africans on Wednesday filed past the flag-draped casket containing the body of Nelson Mandela, having a final look at the anti-apartheid icon in the amphitheater where he was sworn in 19 years earlier as the country's first black president.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Asiana Airlines captain who crashed a Boeing 777 at San Francisco International Airport in July told investigators he was "very concerned" about attempting a visual approach because the runway's automatic landing aids were out of service due to construction, according to an investigative report released Wednesday.
NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) - Despite a year of setbacks, the parents of children lost in the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre insist they won't lose the fight to reduce gun violence.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Shedding gridlock, key members of Congress reached a modest budget agreement Tuesday to restore about $63 billion in automatic spending cuts from programs ranging from parks to the Pentagon and eliminate the threat of another partial government shutdown early next year.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - The parents of a Marine sergeant who died while stationed in Greece say that they discovered weeks after his funeral that his body had been sent home without a heart - and that the Department of Defense later gave them somebody else's heart in its place.
Charlie Vignola opens his column Dec. 3 by writing: "Simply put, what I believe shouldn't affect you, and what you believe shouldn't affect me - period" ("Slippery slope for U.S.").
Build it once. Build it right.
Regarding Gary Curtis's Dec. 6 letter to the editor, "Consequences of abortion": Words almost fail me, Mr. Curtis.
I have a couple of uncles I would rather forget, but I will admit they exist and I have met them.
Stay Green Inc. Landscaping company brought home four 2013 awards from the California Landscape Contractors Association.
Homebuilder Lennar Corporation was awarded $1 billion in damages against California developer Nicolas Marsch III and his company, Briarwood Capital LLC, a Lennar spokesperson said.
MONTREAL (AP) - Rookie Martin Jones is already making Los Angeles Kings' history.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Goran Dragic scored 31 points and the Phoenix Suns beat the Lakers 114-108 Tuesday night, keeping Los Angeles winless with Kobe Bryant back in the lineup.