Betty Ferguson Foundation has selected Jacquie Petersen as its Woman of Honor for 2010.
Neshia of Valencia will sing at a live acoustic set on Saturday, June 19, at 7 p.m. in the Foundation Room at the House of Blues in Hollywood.
Here are the results of The-Signal.com's latest Reader Meter poll.
The Feaver, Zebra TV and Johnny Strat will play a free concert at the Santa Clarita Skate Park on Saturday, June 12 from noon to 3 p.m.
The Los Angeles County Department of Parks and Recreation at William S. Hart Park presents "Walking for Health," an upcoming program that is part of its 2010 Healthy Parks Initiative. The program is from 9:15-10:45 a.m on Wednesdays and Fridays.
Santa Clarita will host a free Enterprise Zone breakfast workshop at the Santa Clarita Transit Facility Center from 9-10 a.m. Wednesday.
School is out and summer is in full swing for students eager to enjoy the fun and sun of summer activities. While most teens and preteens have mapped out the daily routine of their entire summer break, the preschool set and their parents need a bit of assistance and in planning the schedules. The city of Santa Clarita offers countless activities for the little ones all summer long.
Dr. Edward Pechter, a noted Santa Clarita Valley plastic surgeon and philanthropist, died this week in his home, just days before he was scheduled to travel abroad with his longtime companion and friend.
By now, if you were going to receive a tax refund, you probably already have the check in your hands. Hopefully, you have not spent all of it just yet.
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I just came back from France, and as usual, I have enjoyed reading The Signal this morning.
Acting with bold, decisive leadership, relatively amazing swiftness and unquestionable integrity, President Obama has been able to secure an agreement with BP that will make more than $20 billion available to those American citizens being directly victimized by the corporate negligence of BP in and around the Gulf of Mexico.
Thanks to Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital and The Signal for the publication ("Sneaky symptoms of stroke," April 2) of the signs and symptoms of stroke. The front-page banner with the symptoms pictured may save one from a serious stroke.
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.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - In its prime, a massive steam locomotive known as Big Boy No. 4014 was a moving eruption of smoke and vapor, a 6,300-horsepower brute dragging heavy freight trains over the mountains of Wyoming and Utah.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A man convicted in the murder and attempted murder of transients in the Hollywood area five years ago has been sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole.
BOSTON (AP) - A surveillance video shows a man prosecutors say is Dzhokhar Tsarnaev placing a bomb near the finish line of the Boston Marathon, just yards from where an 8-year-old boy was killed when it exploded.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The White House on Monday said there was "overwhelming evidence" that Russia is fomenting unrest in eastern Ukraine, but suggested that President Barack Obama has not yet concluded that Russian President Vladimir Putin's actions warrant broader sanctions on key Russian economic sectors.
April is National Alcohol Awareness Month, and this year's theme is "Help For Today, Hope For Tomorrow."
I consider every election an important election. Presidential elections deservedly get a lot of attention, but presidents can only do so much on their own, despite the opposition wailing and whining otherwise.
ANAHEIM (AP) - Pinch-hitter John Jaso came through with a two-run homer off closer Ernesto Frieri in the ninth inning, sending the Oakland Athletics to a 3-2 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Monday night.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - Nick Young scored a season-high 41 points and helped the Los Angeles Lakers snap a seven-game losing streak with a 119-104 victory against the Utah Jazz on Monday night.
Opponents of the City Council's vote to locate three electronic billboards on Santa Clarita Valley freeways in exchange for removing aging billboards on city thoroughfares have launched a drive to get the decision reversed.
Nearly 1,000 more ballots for the Santa Clarita City Council election held last Tuesday will be counted this Tuesday - and they are expected to determine the council's newest member.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Social Security Administration is suspending a program in which thousands of people were having their tax refunds seized to recoup overpayments that happened more than a decade ago.
As Lance Armstrong stood on the podium after winning his seventh Tour de France title in 2005, he was exultant.
Getting your child's first pet is a momentous occasion. Even if your toddler grew up with the family cat or dog, having his very own pet is a rite of passage. So how can your family make the best decision for a mini addition while considering the safety and responsibility of every member of the household?
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - A space station cargo ship will remain Earthbound for a while longer.
With housing prices remaining steady, interest rates low and contractors back in full swing, this is a prime time for home remodeling.