One of the greatest gifts a parent can give his or her children is to teach them financial responsibility, and it is never too soon to convey the importance of savings.
The Every Road Covenant Church in Santa Clarita is hosting the Bless the Bike event at Old Road Harley-Davidson on Sunday.
Wells Fargo Home Mortgage announced it will discontinue offering reverse mortgages June 30.
Home and condo sales and median prices in the Santa Clarita Valley are up compared to the record-low period in 2008, the Southland Regional Association of Realtors reported this week.
Bird walk, animal presentation
Anyone wishing to weigh in on pool plans for the Castaic Sports Complex has little time to do so.
Sheriff's deputies arrested a Simi Valley man in Saugus on Wednesday on suspicion of stealing from multiple cars parked at local businesses and parks in recent months, according to a Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department statement.
The local and national press are full of news stories about the economy and much of it is pretty grim.
Under a cloudy sky, about 60 fire personnel, law enforcement and city officials attended a groundbreaking ceremony Friday for the SCV's newest fire station and headquarters.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Creditors in a failed deal with Lennar Corp. to build massive housing tracts on the last major parcel of undeveloped land in Los Angeles County have dropped a lawsuit accusing the construction giant and a former subsidiary of defrauding California's public pension fund and others.
Here are the results of The-Signal.com's latest Reader Meter poll.
The Repertory East Playhouse will host its annual benefit, Summer Evening with the REP, next Saturday, June 25. This year the event will feature a unique concert by the number one Journey tribute band and SCV favorite, DSB (Don't Stop Believin').
SAN FERNANDO, Calif. (AP) - Three people were fatally shot and two others injured early Sunday in three separate attacks within the span of an hour in the northern suburbs of Los Angeles. The attacks could be related, police said.
As more Californians tear out their lawns and plant drought-friendly gardens, many homeowners wonder how the effort will pencil out.
EDGARTOWN, Mass. (AP) - President Barack Obama's summer vacation off the Massachusetts coast is nearing an end.
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) - Michael Brown Jr. was on the verge of starting college, eager to launch himself into the adult world. Instead, on Monday he'll be mourned at his funeral, more than two weeks after his fatal shooting by a white police officer- an act that ignited days of violent protests and reawakened racial tensions that still linger in the nation.
NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) - Tropical Storm Cristobal grew in strength Sunday and lashed parts of the Bahamas and rrithe Turks and Caicos Islands with heavy rainfall and white-crested surf.The storm was upgraded from a tropical depression Sunday morning. The U.S. National Hucane Center in Miami said the storm may strengthen into a hurricane on Wednesday while over the open waters of the Atlantic. The storm's center was expected to curve away from the U.S. East Coast.
DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) - Pro-Russian insurgents on Sunday paraded captured Ukrainian soldiers through the streets of the rebel stronghold Donetsk as bystanders shouted abusive slurs and tossed eggs, bottles, and tomatoes at them.
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) - Iran's elite Revolutionary Guards said Sunday its forces shot down an Israeli drone as it approached an Iranian nuclear site, recovering major parts of what it described as an advanced aircraft. Israeli officials could not be immediately reached for comment.
CAIRO (AP) - The top Islamic authority in Egypt, revered by many Muslims worldwide, launched an Internet-based campaign Sunday challenging an extremist group in Syria and Iraq by saying it should not be called an "Islamic State."
MOUNTAIN VIEW (AP) - A 38-year-old man died Saturday after he was shot multiple times backstage during a concert at a popular Silicon Valley venue, authorities said.
LANCASTER, Calif. (AP) - A man has been arrested on suspicion of killing his brother's friend with a bow and arrow during a dispute at his Southern California home.
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) - Israeli airstrikes leveled a seven-floor office building and severely damaged a two-story shopping center early Sunday, signaling a new escalation in seven weeks of Israel-Hamas fighting.
Recently I read a study on English language clichés that named "it is what it is" as the most annoying.
In response to the column "Superintendent bullying needs to be stopped" published in the Aug. 18 issue of The Signal: I've been wondering about the apparent persecution of the Albert Einstein Academy.
I'd like to applaud The Signal's editorial board for the Aug. 10 editorial "It's time for new leadership." It was right on the money.
Having known Connie Worden-Roberts since the 1970s, I am still amazed at her involvement and accomplishments in our community on so many levels. We do owe her a lot.