The Times Square bomber was sentenced to life in prison Oct. 4. That makes more than 350 terrorists in U.S. prisons at the moment.
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 city of Santa Clarita is encouraging residents and community stakeholders to apply for a position on the Citizens Public Library Advisory Committee.
Vets Back to War Zone (VBTWZ) invites Santa Clarita Valley locals to welcome Marine Cpl. Dick "Tarzan" Jeffrey as its new president of the board of directors with a dinner and ceremony on Friday, Oct. 15 from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. at The Paseo Club in Valencia.
This month, the city of Santa Clarita officially kicks off "A Season of Diversity," a program designed to promote cultural understanding in the community.
California Highway Patrol officers from the Newhall station will hold a car wash at Valencia Auto Spa on Saturday, Oct. 15 with proceeds going to the families of officers that have been killed in the line of duty.
Comfort Keepers In-Home Care is collecting non-perishable food donations during October for its Stop Senior Hunger Food Drive.
Golden Oak Adult School will host a 2010 Holiday Bonanza on Sunday, Nov. 14 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the school's parking lot.
The Santa Clarita Skate Park is set to re-open on Saturday, Oct. 16.
The Santa Clarita Skatepark will reopen Saturday.
A Zombie March hosted by Brave New World is set for Oct. 23 and will support the Santa Clarita Valley Food Pantry.
Heritage Haunt, running every Friday and Saturday from 6:30-9:30 p.m., offers an Old West setting, a haunted Indian trail, a cannon-shooting pirate ship, "hayride of nightmares" and a séance that reportedly takes place in a real haunted house.
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Strong serving helped West Ranch girls volleyball keep Golden Valley at bay Tuesday night.
Former Saugus High School teacher Zaid Bakoo has been named the new assistant principal at Canyon High School. He will assume the new role Oct. 20.
WEAVERVILLE, Calif. (AP) - Crews working in steep terrain were building containment lines around a wildfire that chased people from about 200 homes near the California Gold Rush-era boomtown of Weaverville.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A suspect in a series of shootings that killed three people and injured four others within an hour in the Los Angeles area was taken into custody after a daylong search.
Smoke slinks across pavement in the darkness, cries from gassed citizens fill the air, people break into a McDonald's to provide milk-based relief to a person hit with tear gas, sound weapons pass levels that cause permanent damage, police shoot pellets at journalists.
CLEVELAND (AP) - The Indians can thank their starting pitching for keeping them in playoff contention.
It's been an eventful couple of weeks at The Master's College. During the first week of August, official practices for the fall sports season began. Since then, Mustangs volleyball has competed in five matches, while the men's and women's soccer teams have been out of state playing against some of the nation's best teams.
A 3-year-old boy was airlifted to Children's Hospital Los Angeles Sunday evening after falling into a pool in Valencia, according to a sergeant at the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station.
LONG BEACH (AP) - Rick Blankenship was tired of an insatiable lawn he couldn't keep green, no matter how he watered it, so he decided to tear it out.
As the new school year begins Monday at College of the Canyons, school officials are launching a program to help students succeed when they arrive at college inadequately prepared.
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WASHINGTON (AP) - An American journalist kidnapped and held hostage for nearly two years by an al-Qaida-linked group in Syria was released Sunday, less than a week after the horrific execution of American journalist James Foley by Islamic militants.
NAPA, Calif. (AP) - The largest earthquake to hit the San Francisco Bay Area in 25 years struck before dawn on Sunday, sending scores of people to hospitals, igniting fires, damaging historic buildings and knocking out power to thousands of homes and businesses in California's wine country.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Lawmakers from both parties are pushing to halt an increase in the price of gasoline and other fuels expected to hit consumers in January, but their efforts appear to be dead with just a week to go in the legislative session.
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Hundreds of people gathered Sunday in St. Louis' largest park for a festival encouraging peace over violence - an event that took on new resonance after the fatal shooting of an unarmed black 18-year-old by a white police officer.
SAN DIEGO (AP) - San Diego lifeguards have found the body of an exchange student from Ghana a day after his kayak capsized in Mission Bay.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Death Row Records founder and rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight was injured in an early morning shooting Sunday in a packed nightclub but was expected to survive, a Los Angeles County sheriff's sergeant said.