If you enjoy the arts as much as I do, you won't want to miss the most exciting arts event in town, the Santa Clarita Street Festival of the Arts on Oct. 2 and 3 in Old Town Newhall.
There's a new political movement sweeping the land that this country hasn't seen the likes of since the emergence of the "New Left" in response to the Vietnam War in the 1960s.
I am part of the Tapia Brothers Farms. If you are new to Valencia, we were the main grower out here for many years before there were houses and malls. We are now back and sell direct at the farmers market at College of the Canyons on Sundays, and on Main Street in Newhall on Thursdays.
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.
The Sheriff's Department's annual Fun in the Sun Chili Cook-off fundraiser will kick off Oct. 2, with dozens of cooks vying for the top honor, as well as other awards in culinary skills, booth decoration and team spirit.
Strong winds and low humidity expected this weekend have prompted the National Weather Service to issue a fire weather watch for Saturday evening through Monday evening.
Keyboard Galleria Music Center's GigMasterz program for young musicians hosts its end-session gig at Route 66 Classic Grill in Canyon Country on Sunday, Sept. 26 from 3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
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Detectives from the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station are investigating an incident of assault with a deadly weapon (vehicle) and criminal threats that occurred on Tuesday, Sept. 7, at 4:20 p.m.
Designed to help students make the connection between their educational goals and the multitude of career options potentially available to them, the first College2Career Day on College of the Canyons' main campus in Valencia is set for Saturday, Oct. 9, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
College of the Canyons will host its fall Star Party from 7-9 p.m. on Oct. 15 at the school's Canyon Country campus. The event will feature Dr. David Ciardi and Dr. Kevin Grazier of the Jet Propulsion Laboratory who will present a short lesson about Jupiter. Visitors will also be able to view the planet through telescopes. Food will be sold on campus and a portion of the concession sales will go to the Dr. Ram Manvi Memorial scholarship fund. The event will take place at the Carl A. Rasmussen Amphitheater, 17200 Sierra Highway in Canyon Country. For ...
College-bound students can now sign up for College Week Live as part of free online event on Oct. 7 showcasing all of the University of California campuses. Families can get tips on preparing for college admissions tests, writing a application essay and the interview admissions process. Families can speak directly with admissions experts, get information on scholarships and how to pay for college and take virtual tours of campus. The website is located at www.CollegeWeekLive.com.
Boys and girls ages 6 to 15 are invited to attend Santa Clarita's annual Punt, Pass, and Kick Competition from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sept. 25 at Central Park. Each participant will be allowed one punt, pass and kick, and points will be tallied and reported to the winner following the competition. The winner will have an opportunity to advance to the Punt, Pass and Kick Competition Sectional Competition in October, where the selected winner from sectionals will then continue on to the Team Championships at an upcoming Chargers game in November and December. For ...
The city of Santa Clarita and the Blue Ribbon Task Force will host "Teen Scene: Yikes! A Teenager Lives In My House!" from 6-9 p.m. on Wednesday at the Hyatt Regency Valencia's Grand Ballroom. The free event is meant to help parents understand and guide their teenagers in the best directions possible for today's world. Among the speakers will be Tyler Durman and Detective Dan Finn of the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station. The hotel is located at 24500 Town Center Drive in Valencia. For more information, call Tess Simgen at (661) 250-3708 or go to ...
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.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has taken up the cause of "humane immigration reform," calling it "one of the biggest civil rights issues of our time" in a Fox News interview.