For the fourth time in as many years, College of the Canyons has been honored for its dedication to providing access to service-learning educational opportunities with inclusion on the 2009 President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll with Distinction.
The Santa Clarita Valley Blues Society will host an open pro jam session on Saturday, March 13 at Vincenzo's Pizza in Newhall from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Dog Vaccination Clinic (March 13, 2010) Keep your four legged friends health by bringing them by the Dog Vaccination Clinic on Saturday, March 13, located at Canine Country, above the Santa Clarita Sports Complex. For more information, call Jennifer at (661)286-4193. Hit the Trail (March 20, 2010) Come out for a community bike ride and rally celebrating the City's thirty-plus miles of off-street bike trails.Enjoy an escorted leisurely bike ride to Bridgeport Park from one ...
ONTARIO, Calif. -- We've all seen the stereotypical image of a plumber, heavy tool belt tugging his pants down to reveal more than the source of your leaky faucet. But how often do you consider the plumber who designed, installed and maintains the system that transports clean, safe water into your home, office or school and carries the dirty water safely away?
GARMISCH-PARTENKIRCHEN, Germany (AP) - Lindsey Vonn crashed and bruised her right knee during the World Cup giant slalom Thursday, but is expected to compete Friday in the super-G in an attempt to win her third straight overall title. Vonn fell in first run of the giant slalom when her skis locked, she spun in the air and crashed into the safety netting. She skied down the slope and was taken away from the race area for medical evaluation.
Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station deputies took two separate reports of electronic mail (e-mail) phishing-related scams from local residents who apparently had their Yahoo and GMail (Google) e-mail accounts unlawfully accessed and altered Tuesday.
The Mobile Solutions Van from the Braille Institute will visit the Santa Clarita Valley Senior Center on Tuesday, April 6, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Rep. Howard P. "Buck" McKeon (R-Santa Clarita), the Ranking Member of the House Armed Services Committee, today delivered the following remarks on the House floor in opposition to a resolution that would mandate the withdrawal of all U.S. troops from Afghanistan by the end of the year:
I will never forget stopping into the Los Angeles County Regional Planning Department several years ago to discuss an issue with a planner. She told me she didn't have time to talk because she and another planner were due in Supervisor Michael Antonovich's office shortly for their weekly planning briefing, but I could join them on the walk through the basement tunnel to his office to talk, if I wanted to.
Your editorial ("Look out for criminally misleading junk mail," Feb. 28) was a masterpiece of innuendo and character assassination, a triumph of fiction over fact.
This is going to be a very historic political year. Political campaigns will be the most divisive, dirtiest and destructive. It's all about power. And to get one to vote, the playbooks for both parties will be used. Here are samples of "fear tactics" used in past elections. The Democrats have claimed in past years that seniors on Social Security will lose it if Republicans are in power. No senior has lost any Social Security ...
Mean Girls: Helping Daughters Survive Who: Rancho Pico Junior High School What: This workshop shows parents how to help their daughters survive cliques, gossip, boyfriends and the "mean girl" culture. Case conferencing is included to allow parents to discuss their specific situations. When: 6:30-8:30 p.m. Where: Rancho Pico Junior High School Library, 26250 Valencia Blvd., Santa Clarita, CA 91381 Contact: (661) 362-3531 Daybreak Toastmasters Who: Toastmasters What: Toastmasters members learn to speak to groups and ...
The third annual "Love Is in the Air" fundraiser to benefit the Santa Clarita Creative Guild will be held 2-5 p.m. Sunday at the Hyatt Regency Valencia.
Knights of Columbus will sponsor the 30th annual 5K run, starting in Mentryville at the west end of Pico Canyon Road, Newhall, run entirely on trail in the park property, 9 a.m., Saturday, $21-$27 pre-registration (parking fees included). Info: (661) 259-4384.
Planning a trip out of town? Take The Signal with you! Send us a photo of you and your family or friends holding up a copy of The Signal with your exotic locale in the background.
The City of Santa Clarita's Director of Public Works, Robert Newman, was recently recognized as the 2013 Leader of the Year in the public sector category by the Southern California Chapter of the American Public Works Association (APWA).
SIMI VALLEY, Calif. (AP) - Authorities are investigating the discovery of two bodies outside a home in Ventura County.
SACRAMENTO-State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson today announced that two academically accomplished and civically active high school students will represent California in the William Randolph Hearst Foundation's 52nd annual U.S. Senate Youth Program (USSYP).
NEW YORK (AP) - A union official says a commuter train engineer caught himself nodding at the controls before the train started to veer off its tracks and derailed in New York City, killing four people.
Production on "Fast & Furious 7" is on hold following the death of star Paul Walker.
SANTA CLARITA - Actor and Paul Walker co-star Vin Diesel greeted fans of the "Fast & Furious" movie franchise late Monday following a private memorial on the Valencia road where Walker died Saturday.
LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) - Entombed at the bottom of the Atlantic Ocean in an upended tugboat for three days, Harrison Odjegba Okene begged God for a miracle.
SANTA CLARITA - Officials from the Los Angeles County Coroner's Office are performing autopsies on two people - believed to be actor Paul Walker and Santa Clarita Valley business owner Roger Rodas - who were killed in a car crash in Valencia Saturday.
WASHINGTON (AP) - To say that new academic standards have yielded strange bedfellows would be an understatement.
LONDON (AP) - Volkswagen turns off some employees' email 30 minutes after their shifts end. Goldman Sachs is urging junior staff to take weekends off. BMW is planning new rules that will keep workers from being contacted after hours.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Seeking to move past its website woes, the Obama administration is launching a two-pronged health care strategy this month aimed at avoiding enrollment snafus come January while also trying to refocus the public's attention on broader benefits of the sweeping law.
I have been a cat lover for many years. Being retired and disabled, the one thing that keeps me busy during the day are my two cats.
Regarding the Gary Morrison letter "Don't like Obamacare? Show us something better" (Nov. 20), your letter and the facts about Obamacare are scattered, flawed and subjective, I'm sorry to say.
Whenever people discuss where religious liberty should begin and end, I have a standard answer: It should begin in your heart, but end when it demands the compliance of people who don't share your religious beliefs.
SEATTLE (AP) - A couple thousand Seahawks fans were crowded in front of the television stage when Russell Wilson walked out of the locker room still in full uniform.