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‘Chop shop’ story needs fact-check

I have been following The Signal's coverage of the alleged chop shop in Canyon Country.

March 17, 2011 | Steve Kapin Newhall | Letters to the Editor


UPDATED: Keep altSCV off my driveway

I have to communicate my deep disappointment and displeasure with the recent altSCV edition freely distributed throughout our neighborhood. As a Signal subscriber, I have come to expect a measure of objective and worthwhile reporting of local, national and world events.

March 17, 2011 | By Peter Beers Valencia | Letters to the Editor


Man arrested for taking power from laundry-room socket

A man who was living in a vacant Canyon Country condominium was arrested for theft of utilities after deputies discovered that an extension cord inside the condo was connected to an electrical socket inside a laundry room, authorities said Wednesday.

March 17, 2011 | By Signal Staff | Santa Clarita Valley News


CalArts plays part in Kazakhstan cantata premiere

Renowned artists from the United States and Kazakhstan create a groundbreaking large-scale musical project, The Silent Steppe Cantata, scheduled for a world premiere in Almaty, Kazakhstan, on Friday, March 25, at 6:30 p.m. in the newly restored Kazakh State Zhambyl Philharmonic Hall.

March 16, 2011 | Source: Art of Opera Foundation | SCV Raw


Gary Horton: It really does take a village

Fellow Signal columnist Steve Lunetta tells a fun story this past Monday about how he and some close church buddies go off on a guy trip each year to Arizona to watch spring-training baseball games. For the duration of the trip, they get to be kids again, and life is all about baseball. Surely, fun times.

March 16, 2011 | By Gary Horton | Columnists


2Day in the SCV: Wednesday, March 16, 2011

High school art exhibit

March 16, 2011 | By Signal Staff and Wire Services | Santa Clarita Valley News


Mitchell Elementary School joins in Jump for Heart event

More than 700 students at Mitchell Elementary School in Canyon Country participated in the Jump for Heart event in the first week of March to benefit the American Heart Association.

March 16, 2011 | For The Signal | SCV Schools


COC hosts ‘High School Teacher-Student Art Exhibition’

Sharon Butow, middle, and John Butow, right, look at a ceramic sculpture created by their grandson Valencia High School senior Joey Hill, 17, left, in the art gallery at College of the Canyons on Tuesday.

March 16, 2011 | By Signal Staff | Santa Clarita Valley News


Legacy Christian Academy celebrates Read Across America

As part of Read Across America Day, students and family at Legacy Christian Academy organized Family Reading Night on March 1, which featured 16 hands-on literary activities and raffles to celebrate reading. "The Cat in the Hat" also made a special appearance to take photos with the students. Students at Legacy Christian Academy also honored Dr. Seuss' birthday with daily Dr. Seuss trivia questions, classroom door decorations, and a "Design a Bookmark" activity.

March 16, 2011 | Courtesy | SCV Schools


Mountainview hosts school lottery

Site supervisor Jennifer Guevara, left, reads the name of one child after the name was picked by Principal Christine Hamlin, right. Mountainview Elementary School recently held a lottery to determine which lucky parents would be able to enroll their children in the Fun for Fours Preschool next school year. Thanks to funding from Los Angeles Universal Preschool, parents only pay $60 per month in tuition. Nearly 20 parents attended the lottery March 10. There were 49 children competing for only 24 spots.

March 16, 2011 | Courtesy | SCV Schools


Locals compete in Science Olympiad

More than 700 students at Mitchell Elementary School in Canyon Country participated in the Jump for Heart event in the first week of March to benefit the American Heart Association.

March 16, 2011 | For The Signal | SCV Schools


A pot of gold from Irish pastures

Yes, there's a pot of gold at the end of the rainbow. It's found in each blade of grass growing in Ireland's lush pastures. Small herds of cows graze freely, and the milk, rich in beta-carotene from the grass, produces butter and cheeses of an exceptionally golden hue.

March 16, 2011 | By Family Features | Food


Book synopsis: “Make Your Own Rules”

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March 16, 2011 | Signal Staff | Local Business News


College baseball: COC can’t halt its skid

College of the Canyons baseball fell to Pierce College 7-6 Tuesday afternoon at College of the Canyons in a matchup of two teams looking to end two-game losing streaks.

March 16, 2011 | By Jon Stein For The Signal | SCV College Sports


Craig Duswalt: Focus on your local community

Almost every major band I know of works small venues from time to time. Mostly, it does them just before large tours, as a way to warm up for the larger shows.

March 16, 2011 | Craig Duswalt | Business Columns


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New safety rules proposed to curb oil train fires

WASHINGTON (AP) - Thousands of older rail tank cars that carry crude oil would be phased out within two years under regulations proposed Wednesday in response to a series of fiery train crashes over the past year, including a runaway oil train that exploded in the Quebec town of Lac-Megantic, killing 47 people.

July 23, 2014 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


Arrests: Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station, July 23, 2014

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July 23, 2014 | Source: Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department | Crime Reports


Closet clutter: How having fewer, better-quality clothes can bring style and happiness

Even with a big walk-in closet all to himself, one of Suzette Smith's clients, whom she calls "The Bachelor," needs a lot of help.

July 23, 2014 | Michael De Groote, Deseret News | Hot Topics


8 'talks' you need to have with your children

A parent's job is to teach their children, prepare them for the world and help them to know right from wrong. This often involves having conversations with your kids. Though sometimes this can be awkward, they are necessary to assist your children throughout their life. Here are eight talks you should have with your kids.

July 23, 2014 | Wendy Jessen, FamilyShare | NEWS 4 U


China detains employees of suspect meat seller

BEIJING (AP) - Five employees of a company accused of selling expired beef and chicken to McDonald's, KFC and other restaurants in China were detained by police Wednesday after an official said illegal activity was an organized effort by the supplier.

July 23, 2014 | By Associated Press | Signal AP


Porch shooter's lawyer says he feared for his life

DETROIT (AP) - A defense lawyer for a Detroit-area man who killed an unarmed woman on his porch says he repeatedly heard poundings - "boom, boom, boom" - outside his home before he opened the door and shot her in the face.

July 23, 2014 | By Associated Press | Signal AP


Plane crashes in Taiwan, 47 trapped, feared dead

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) - A plane landing in stormy weather crashed outside an airport on a small Taiwanese island late Wednesday, and the transport minister said 47 people were trapped and feared dead.

July 23, 2014 | By Associated Press | Signal AP


Malaysia jet victims' bodies arrive in Netherlands

EINDHOVEN, Netherlands (AP) - Two military transport planes carrying 40 coffins bearing victims of the downed Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 landed Wednesday in the southern city of Eindhoven, and pro-Russian rebels shot down two fighter jets in Ukraine's restive east as fighting flared in the region.

July 23, 2014 | By Associated Press | Signal AP


Man dies in California after beach hole collapses

HALF MOON BAY, Calif. (AP) - A young man died after a hole he dug on a Northern California beach collapsed and trapped him in the sand for at least five minutes, authorities said Tuesday.

July 23, 2014 | Associated Press | Signal AP


Pieology supports nonprofit at grand opening

Adding to the growing number of new pizza restaurants opening in Santa Clarita, Pieology on Newhall Ranch Road is introducing itself to the community by donating 25 percent of the day's sales to a good cause and giving away 50 free pizzas on July 29.

July 23, 2014 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Local Business News


Carl Kanowsky: Your prospects if you fail to plan

Star date: 55367 (I have no idea where they come up with that number), nearing the Galaxy LitigationRus, home to those much worse than the dreaded Romulans or the detestable Kardassians. This is the home of one of the most feared races in the Universe – the PlanNot-ians.

July 23, 2014 | By Carl Kanowsky It's the law | Business Columns


Terrorism poses threat to proposed high-speed rail

I am a new subscriber to The Signal. I missed your satirical editorial piece on July 13, which Michelle Boehm responded to in the July 20 issue of The Signal.

July 23, 2014 | Thomas Oatway Valencia | Letters to the Editor


Gary Horton: Friendships are the glue of our lives

Katie sat anxiously in the salon chair this past Tuesday afternoon. We were in Seattle visiting Katie - it was our first visit to see her since she left Southern California after recuperating from a traumatic brain injury she suffered in India.

July 23, 2014 | By Gary Horton Full Speed to Port! | Columnists


So where are the fine films in the SCV?

Another week, another opening of fine films.

July 23, 2014 | Karen Kaplan Valencia | Letters to the Editor


Send the children back home

There have been a great many suggestions about how this country should handle the crisis posed by the thousands of children invading our country.

July 23, 2014 | By Richard Myers Valencia | Letters to the Editor


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