I read with interest the article by Celia C. Ayala, who decries the bad economy and the again the problem of education in America ("Early education for future," Oct. 6).
As the weather turns cooler, soup is a delicious and healthful way to warm up. From homemade to prepared varieties, nourishing soups also can satisfy your hunger by making you feel full longer.
A developer's financial interests gave way to community support as the Santa Clarita City Council voted unanimously Tuesday night to move to annex the first phase of Tesoro del Valle, a community north of Santa Clarita.
PASADENA (AP) - A wildfire that killed two firefighters and burned 89 homes in Los Angeles County, including some in Acton, might have been doused sooner if officials had not delayed aircraft from dropping fire retardant and water, a congressional panel was told Tuesday.
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.
Local residents can now sign up for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society's "Light the Night" walk at Bridgeport Park on Oct. 23.
The North Park Community Church will host three evening seminars on "The ABC's of Relationships" each Wednesday evening on Oct. 13, 20 and 27 from 6:45 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the church, located on 28310 Kelly Johnson Parkway, Valencia 91354.
The Oct. 13 seminar will focus on the attachment and abandonment aspects of relationships. Bonding and setting boundaries -- crucial to building strong relationships -- will be discussed Oct. 20, and the aspects of character and compliance will be discussed on Oct. 27.
The Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health will celebrate its 50th Anniversary on Friday, Oct. 15 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Santa Clarita Mental Health Center, located at 23501 Cinema Drive, Valencia 91355.
Back at the Canyon Country campus for a second viewing, the planet Jupiter will be on full display and available for all to view during the campus' annual fall Star Party on Friday, Oct. 15, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. in the Carl A. Rasmussen Amphitheater.
LOS ANGELES -- Success for Kids, Inc. unveiled a redesigned and upgraded website to serve as a resource to school administrators, teachers, non-profit organizations and parents around the world on character development, or Social Emotional Learning.
Pooper Scooper convention? PooperCon? Maybe ScooperCon. No matter what you call it, it's all about dog poop.
The Samuel Dixon Family Health Centers, Inc. will host the 8th Annual Rubber Ducky Regatta on Saturday, Oct. 16 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Castaic Lake.
J.R.'s Comedy Club headlines this year's Humor Helps show and silent auction fundraiser on Sunday, Nov. 14 at Blessed Kateri Slattery Hall.
Intertex General Contractors President Dale Donohoe will be inducted into the Claremont McKenna College Hall of Fame on Oct. 23.
TOREZ, Ukraine (AP) - Rebels in eastern Ukraine took control Sunday of the bodies recovered from downed Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, and the U.S. and European leaders demanded that Russian President Vladimir Putin make sure rebels give international investigators full access to the crash site.
NEW YORK (AP) - Few actors could register disbelief, exasperation or annoyance with more comic subtlety.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Texas Gov. Rick Perry is visiting Iowa for the fourth time in eight months, hoping for a second chance to win over Republican voters who delivered him a stinging caucus loss when he ran for president two years ago.
HRABOVE, Ukraine (AP) - International monitors moved gingerly Saturday through fields reeking of the decomposing corpses that fell from a Malaysian airliner shot down over rebel-held eastern Ukraine, trying to secure the sprawling site in hopes that a credible investigation can be conducted.
John Boehner is the Speaker of the House of Representatives. He leads the House of Representatives as majority leader. Senator Mitch McConnell is the minority leader of the Senate. He's been attacking the President for the last six years unsuccessfully!
I agree with Gary Horton (Opinion, July 9). It seems though that our country is less civil. If I speak of our President, I will state "our President" or "Mr. Barack Obama."
The Signal's opinion piece titled "The high speed rail hoodwink" (Opinion, July 13) recycles many of the myths and misinformation about the California High-Speed Rail Program that have been put forward by opponents.
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - Logan Morrison hit a go-ahead RBI double during Seattle's two-run 12th inning, and the Mariners hung on to beat the Los Angeles Angels 3-2 on Saturday night.
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Zack Greinke is getting tripped up by first innings.
Both the West Ranch and Valencia baseball teams chose not to participate in the Valley Invitational Baseball League this summer.
The signals I pick up on the economy continue to show a mixed bag. One week I think things are getting better; the next week I see signs of impending doom.
MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) - Boko Haram extremists have killed more than 100 people and hoisted their black and white flag over a town left undefended by Nigeria's military, just 85 kilometers (53 miles) from the northeastern state capital of Maiduguri, a civil defense spokesman and a human rights advocate said Saturday.
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - A YouTube video that shows Kacy Catanzaro, a 5-foot, 100-pound gymnast, breezing through an obstacle course where others twice her size often fail has garnered more than 6 million views since she competed in the "American Ninja Warriors" TV show.
As a special Sheriff's Department's unit continues to investigate a Twitter account that posted nude photos of teenagers, including Santa Clarita Valley teens, several local high school students said they have no idea who created the account.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Dwayne Johnson says he considers New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie "a buddy" despite making Christie take down an online video that featured the Hollywood star.