Mark your calendars for funnyman Mark Eddie, who will host a benefit comedy show at Congregation Beth Shalom on Saturday, Feb. 19.
The College of the Canyons Fast Track Institute will host a Job Information Express orientation event for job seekers on Saturday, Feb. 12, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Dianne G. Van Hook University Center.
Aleli Paez, 22, left, and Sabrina Vitocruz, 19, of the Aloha Hula Dance group wear traditional Tahitian headpieces as they wait to perform at the second annual Tahitian Solo Showcase in Castaic on Saturday. The event, held at Northlake Hills Elementary School, had 47 solo dancers ranging in age from 4 to 34. The showcase was hosted by the Kalakeke Pacific Island Dance Company of Castaic.
Former state Sen. George Runner denounced plans for tax increases, saying the fix to California's budget deficit should be lifting burdensome business regulations, which would stir economic growth and promote hiring.
In 1978, one of the more popular shows on television was "Battlestar Galactica." Following the enormous popularity of 1977's "Star Wars" movie, "Galactica" was the show to watch for kids my age.
If you are a senior who has survived cancer, the American Cancer Society has a special invitation for you. On Wednesday, the Santa Clarita Valley unit of the ACS is holding a Senior Cancer Survivor's Tea from 12:30 to 2 p.m. at the Santa Clarita Valley Senior Center in Newhall.
Senior lunch menu
What is most needed in Sacramento right now is consensus-building.
Over my years counseling families, and especially married couples, I have found that most problems can be traced back to the area of expectations. And I've boiled it down to this: unexpressed expectations are hardly ever met, and unmet expectations are hardly ever forgotten.
In the grand, 92-year history of The Signal, a formal editorial board is a new thing.
For some time, I have enjoyed the privilege of serving on The Signal's Editorial Board. In that time we have addressed many issues, some easy and several not so easy.
This week's Spotlight features Valencia High School's student section, Chinese acrobats and square dancing.
I can only hope the community can see what the problem is with the William S. Hart Union High School District school board.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Western business connections are complicating efforts to bring economic sanctions against executives and companies closely aligned with Russian President Vladimir Putin's inner circle. A prime example: the Russian Direct Investment Fund, a $10 billion sovereign wealth fund that's escaped sanctions in spite of international efforts to punish Russia for its incursions in Ukraine.
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama's acknowledgement the U.S. still lacks a strategy for defeating the growing extremist threat emanating from Syria reflects a still unformed international coalition.
SACRAMENTO (AP) - California lawmakers have approved a measure that would make the state the first to impose a statewide ban on single-use plastic bags.
GRANADA HILLS - The Dan Kelley era at Golden Valley High School didn't get off to a good start; it got off to a great start, as the new-look Grizzlies began his coaching tenure with a 45-17 victory over Granada Hills Charter High School at John Elway Stadium on Friday night.
The Saugus football team proved it can put up points in a hurry during its season opener against Simi Valley.
CHINO HILLS - Hart fans certainly expected to see quarterback Brady White break school records this season.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Tough new Texas abortion restrictions are on hold after a federal judge found Republican-led efforts to hold abortion clinics to hospital-level operating standards unconstitutional in a ruling that spares more than a dozen clinics from imminent closure.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - State corrections officials on Friday agreed to shift mentally ill inmates into separate specialized housing that will offer them more treatment instead of placing them in the same isolation units as other inmates, a decision that marks a major shift in how the system deals with such prisoners.
An experimental Ebola drug healed all 18 monkeys infected with the deadly virus in a study, boosting hopes that the treatment might help fight the outbreak raging through West Africa - once more of it can be made.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Gov. Jerry Brown appealed a court ruling that struck down tenure and other job protections for California's teachers, setting himself apart from leaders in some other states who have fought to end such protections or at least raise the standards for obtaining them.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A 33-year-old slice of cake from Prince Charles and Princess Diana's 1981 wedding has sold at auction for $1,375.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A judge has blocked a marijuana farmers market in Los Angeles and ordered organizers to shut down their business.
In observance of Labor Day, public school and public services such as U.S. mail and government and court offices will be shut down Monday.
Editor's note: The following story corrects an earlier version posted Aug. 23 that incorrectly said what the 'ice bucket challenge' money would be used for. All proceeds from the ice bucket challenge for Cary Dermer went to the ALS Association.
SAN RAMON, Mexico (AP) - The lumbering freight train known as "The Beast," a key part of the route for migrants heading north to the United States, rolled to an abrupt, unscheduled stop in the black of midnight.