IRVINE, Calif. -- Even more Santa Clarita Valley residents, businesses and visitors can now enjoy high-speed wireless data and voice connections after recent Verizon Wireless network upgrades around the area by the Valencia Town Center in Santa Clarita.
A Santa Clarita Valley Transit bus that had just picked up a passenger and began moving eastbound on Soledad Canyon Road and Golden Oak Road was rear-ended by a passenger car driven by Jeane Dexheimer, 51, of Camarillo, at approximately 10:30 p.m. Thursday, according to a news release from the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station.
The city of Santa Clarita and the Emergency Network of Los Angeles are holding a free half-day disaster training event for local faith-based and nonprofit groups on Sept. 21. The event, from 8:30 a.m. to noon, will focus on how to prepare for a disaster and continue operating during one.
The National Hart Foundation is hosting its first ever casino night on Sept. 18 at the Bridgeport Community Clubhouse.
The Hart High School dance team will host a "Day of Dance" fundraiser from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Sept. 18. The benefit includes an instructional dance clinic for anyone from kindergarten to high school age. Registration is $30 and tax deductible. For more information, e-mail email@example.com.
The Santa Clarita Valley community can help raise money for the nonprofit organization Help The Children by buying Krispy Kreme Doughnuts. The doughnuts must be prepaid and pre-ordered by Sept. 7 in time for a Sept. 10 pickup. The funds will go towards purchasing a new van for Help the Children. To place an order, call (661) 701-8852. For more information, visit www.helpthechildren.org.
The Signal Editorial Board will give a presentation as part of the Valley Industry Association's luncheon at 11:45 a.m. on Sept. 16 at the Valencia Country Club. All six members of the board will attend the luncheon, where they will give an overview about the purpose of the Editorial Board.
The National Park Service will host a public meeting on the future of the Rim of the Valley Corridor, which includes much of the mountainous area surrounding the Santa Clarita Valley, on Sept. 21.
Car travel is on the rise as gas prices fall this Labor Day weekend, according to the American Automobile Association.
In "Going the Distance," Drew Barrymore plays a quick-to-laugh, ambitious young hipster who loves cool indie bands, "Shawshank Redemption" and playing the old arcade games in bars. Jason Long, on the other hand, plays a quick-to-laugh, ambitious young hipster who loves cool indie bands, "Shawshank Redemption" and playing old arcade games in bars.
Certainly, "Machete" is the best feature-length extension of a fake movie trailer in Hollywood history.
You've only got two weekends to catch Neil Simon's hilarious "Rumors," presented by a cast of local actors, at the intimate SCV Space in Saugus.
Although summer is winding down, the time for wine tasting and touring is not only a summertime activity. We're very fortunate in California to be able to enjoy many outdoor activities throughout the year. One of our favorites is wine tasting and touring. Every chance we get we're in the car or on a plane to visit wineries to enhance our wine knowledge and experience. We're very fortunate to have some of the finest wineries in our own backyard.
This Saturday and Sunday, Sept 4 and 5, the Pine Mountain Club Property Owners Association (PMCPOA) will host its 34th annual Oktoberfest. The festivities begin at 11 a.m. each day in PMC's Lampkin Park, just west of the Village Center, with entertainment and activities for the entire family, including music and dancing, a variety of arts and crafts vendors, plenty of food and drink and games for all ages.
The California Institute of the Arts is premiering Iannis Xenakis' opera concert "Oresteia" at its Valencia campus Nov. 7.
Max Steinberg and Nissim Sean Carmeli grew up in America. But they both developed a passion for Israel.
It seems incomprehensible that with the great shortage of water for this state, trillions of gallons of water lie off the cost and remains unused by those affected most.
Recently, I was driving in my neighborhood when something caught my eye crossing the street in front of me. A very large gopher snake was booking it across the hot asphalt from left to right.
This past Saturday morning, angry local conservatives gathered on one side of the Valencia Boulevard overpass of Interstate 5 to protest the child immigrants seeking refuge in the United States, and a counter-protest of progressives sympathetic to the plight of these poor kids gathered on the other side of the overpass.
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - Adam Jones hit a pair of two-run homers, including a tiebreaking shot in the sixth inning, and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Los Angeles Angels 4-2 Monday night.
HRABOVE, Ukraine (AP) - Bowing to international pressure, pro-Moscow separatists released a train packed with bodies and handed over the black boxes from the downed Malaysia Airlines plane, four days after it plunged into rebel-held eastern Ukraine.
PITTSBURGH (AP) - Hyun-Jin Ryu pitched seven strong innings, Adrian Gonzalez reached base five times and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-2 on Monday night.
SACRAMENTO (AP) - Gov. Jerry Brown announced Monday that he has signed a bill limiting full-contact football practices at middle and high schools in response to concerns about concussions, even as many teams already comply with the rules.
NEW YORK (AP) - "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes," maintained its box office rule with $36.3 million over the weekend, according to final studio figures Monday.
AGINAW, Mich. (AP) - A Michigan sheriff says he's trading his inmates' orange jumpsuits for black-and-white stripes, in part due to pop culture.
STOCKTON (AP) - A 19-year-old California man was charged Monday with three counts of murder in the deaths of a hostage and two alleged accomplices, and 22 counts of attempted murder of police officers in a bank robbery and running gun battle.
SACRAMENTO (AP) - Gov. Jerry Brown won't be deploying National Guard troops to the Mexican border like Texas is doing in response to an influx of immigrants, a state military official said Monday.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - California can once again send sick inmates to an $839 million prison medical complex that was closed earlier this year amid staffing, supply and other problems at the site intended to help end years of federal court oversight, an overseer said Monday.
WILLOWS (AP) - Authorities have released the cause of death for nine of the victims of a Northern California crash a charter bus full of students and a FedEx tractor-trailer.
SACRAMENTO (AP) - Under legislation that took effect Monday homeowner associations can no longer slap fines on residents with dry, brown lawns during droughts