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UPDATED: City seeks Bubble Wrap art for exhibition

The city of Santa Clarita and the Santa Clarita Arts Commission seek artist submissions to develop an exhibition celebrating the 50th "birthday" of Bubble Wrap. The postmark deadline for application materials is extended to August 6.

July 29, 2010 | Source: City of Santa Clarita | SCV Raw


Santa Clarita Valley Jaycees honored at convention

The Santa Clarita Valley Jaycees recently attended the US Jaycees National Convention in New Orleans, Louisiana and earned three special awards.

The first award was "#1 Chapter in the USA," which they won for the fourth time in a row.

July 29, 2010 | Source: Troy Werner | SCV Raw


Smyth lauds delay of sewage rate hike vote

SACRAMENTO - Assemblyman Cameron Smyth (R-Santa Clarita) issued the following statement today after the Santa Clarita Valley Sanitation Board delayed its vote on a potential sewage rate increase:

"I'm pleased that the members of the Santa Clarita Valley Sanitation Board took the prudent step of delaying the vote until next spring. I disagree with those who say Santa Clarita should bear the entire burden of chloride removal, and Tuesday's decision to delay gives our community considerable time to continue making our argument.

July 29, 2010 | Source: Assemblyman Cameron Smyth California Assembly, 38th District | SCV Raw


McKeon rips 2011 tax increases

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Rep. Howard P. "Buck" McKeon (R-CA) issued the following statement to highlight the intention of the Obama Administration and Speaker Nancy Pelosi to direct the largest tax increase in U.S. history on families and small businesses starting on Jan. 1, 2011:

"The Majority has been running up historic levels of spending and national debt, and to pay for it, is primed to raise taxes on hardworking American families and small businesses. The Democrats' tax increases will mean higher taxes for married couples and anyone paying income taxes, in addition to new, stricter mandates and increases on ...

July 29, 2010 | Source: Office of Rep. Howard P. "Buck" McKeon U.S. House of Representatives, 25th District | SCV Raw


They are not our friends

After reading a number of posts in The Signal, and seeing bumper stickers with any variation of "drill here, drill now," it is clear there is a basic misunderstanding about oil drilling.

July 29, 2010 | Gary Morrison Valencia | Letters to the Editor


Public art finalists, name for arts foundation chosen

The Santa Clarita Arts Commission selected three finalists for a new public art piece for the city's Aquatics Center.

The winning artist from the finalists, whose names have not been announced, will be determined at the Sept. 16 Arts Commission meeting.

July 29, 2010 | Source: City of Santa Clarita | SCV Raw


Wikileaks

July 29, 2010 | By David Fitzsimmons Arizona Daily Star | Editorial Cartoons


Raiders sign first-round pick Rolando McClain

Napa, Calif. (AP) - The Oakland Raiders signed first-round pick Rolando McClain to a contract late Wednesday night, hours before the start of their first training camp practice.

July 29, 2010 | By Josh Dubow AP Sports Writer | SCV Pro Tracker


Blood drive slated for Aug. 12

A blood drive is scheduled for Aug. 12 at the Hyatt Regency Valencia to help the Red Cross restock the life-saving fluid.

July 29, 2010 | By Signal Staff | Santa Clarita Valley News


Immunization event Aug. 11

The Northeast Valley Health Corporation will hold a free back-to-school immunization event from 9 a.m. to noon on Aug. 11.

July 29, 2010 | By Signal Staff | Santa Clarita Valley News


CSUN offers certificate program

From Sept. 1 through Dec. 22, the Tseng College at California State University, Northridge will offer a certificate program in mediation and conflict resolution. Class times are from 6-10 p.m. and most of the class will be taught online.

July 29, 2010 | By Signal Staff | Santa Clarita Valley News


It’s only 60 feet

The Vasquez Canyon Road bridge (at Bouquet Canyon Road) is still not open after approximately 10 months of work. Perhaps some perspective is necessary.

July 29, 2010 | Joe Stark Valencia | Letters to the Editor


Utilize our natural resources

Some experts say that the BP oil spill is the result of militant environmentalists and their lackeys in Congress who have forced the oil companies to drill for oil miles offshore, in water that's a mile deep. They explain that there is no reason to drill in such risky waters when the largest oil reserve on the planet lies beneath federally owned land in the Rockies.

July 29, 2010 | Gary Curtis Valencia | Letters to the Editor


Mosque would be a victory tribute

Regarding "New York mosque is insensitive," (July 24): The practitioners of Islam, for centuries, have constructed mosques at the site of their greatest victories on the battlefield and have devoted such places to the glory of Allah who has given them the victory.

July 29, 2010 | John Weaver Valencia | Letters to the Editor


Cops play cowboys in the SCV

It was a boot-scootin' evening full of line dancing, barbecue and hay bale steer roping when the Mid-Valley Community Police Council held its 13th annual Cops and Cowboys fundraiser at the rustic VFW Post 6885 in Canyon Country.

July 29, 2010 | By Annemarie Donkin For The Signal | About Town


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Gaza strike kills 15, wounds 150

JEBALIYA REFUGEE CAMP, Gaza Strip (AP) - Gaza health officials say 15 people have been killed and more than 150 wounded by an Israeli airstrike in a crowded shopping area.

July 30, 2014 | By Associated Press | Signal AP


Broken water pipe floods UCLA

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Officials say a broken water pipe that flooded parts of the UCLA campus has been shut off after releasing millions of gallons of water.

July 30, 2014 | Associated Press | Signal AP


OKCupid, Facebook not alone in studying consumers

NEW YORK (AP) - Think you're in control? Think again.

July 30, 2014 | Associated Press | Signal AP


Legalize marijuana — but with restrictions

There is no doubt that the legalization of marijuana is gaining favor throughout the country, and I have to say that I am for it - but with some very strong reservations.

July 30, 2014 | By Richard Myers Valencia | Letters to the Editor


Let’s derail the train and desalinate ocean water

I have been agonizing over our water shortage issues for some time now, and am worried at the impact of having neighbor snitching against water using neighbors, and the hard feelings it may cause.

July 30, 2014 | Tony Markovich Canyon Country | Letters to the Editor


Kevin Buck: The eye of the beholder

I am old enough to remember a time when political arguments revolved around policy differences, and the solutions to the major issues of the day were often hammered out in smoke-filled back rooms.

July 30, 2014 | By Kevin Buck Democratic Voices | Columnists


No plans for a Porto’s yet

Over the past year, eager fans of Porto's Bakery & Café have spread rumors that the family-owned Glendale eatery is opening at every spot in which a restaurant operation closes in Santa Clarita.

July 30, 2014 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Local Business News


Avenue Kearney property acquired for $11.5 million

A real estate investment trust announced Tuesday that it has acquired an industrial park on Avenue Kearny in Santa Clarita for $11.5 million.

July 30, 2014 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Local Business News


Bookstore changes name and salutes Potter

A Town Center Drive bookstore has moved and changed its name to The Open Book, said the owner of the retail store.

July 30, 2014 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Local Business News


Nancy Starczyk: Beware of rip-off scams

A joint federal-state task force announced a sweep Wednesday to shut down foreclosure relief schemes that duped thousands of Southern California home owners who were already struggling to keep their homes.

July 30, 2014 | By Nancy Starczyk Real Estate Talk | Business Columns


Angels lose on Machado's walkoff homer

BALTIMORE (AP) - The Baltimore Orioles have a knack for winning in extra innings, and it has nothing to do with luck.

July 29, 2014 | Associated Press | Pro Sports News


Bios of Greatest SCV Football Player contestants

As part of The Signal's 2014 Santa Clarita Valley Football Preview, we want you to pick the Greatest SCV Football Player of All Time.

July 29, 2014 | By Signal Staff | SCV Prep Sports


Congressional bid to resolve Dodger TV standoff flubs

A six-member L.A. congressional delegation tried to hit one out of the park this week in the long-simmering debate over TV access to Dodger games, but the effort ran afoul of the DirecTV team.

July 29, 2014 | By Josh Ortiz For The Signal | Santa Clarita Valley News


Husband arrested in death of NBA player's aunt

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Police say they have arrested a man wanted in the slaying of the aunt of Los Angeles Clippers forward Matt Barnes.

July 29, 2014 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


Minivan fleeing police crashes in San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - San Francisco police say a pedestrian was critically injured when a stolen minivan fled from police, ran a red light and crashed into a taxi cab.

July 29, 2014 | By The Associated Press | Signal AP


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