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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.
What is economic growth?
Local charity LETMESAIL is putting on the third annual SNAP Flag Football Tournament at Cougar Stadium on Sunday.
"Freedom isn't free," the saying goes, but that doesn't mean some aren't paying too much for it. Or that others aren't trying to buy it on the cheap.
The city of Santa Clarita has spent large sums of money turning Old Town Newhall into an attractive place to visit.
In a few weeks, we will once again gather to decide which candidates and propositions have the best advertising agency. Our decisions, as usual, will be mostly shaped by 30- and 60-second sound bites that are held to a lower truth standard than soap commercials. Is this really the best we can do?
I read with interest the article by Celia C. Ayala, who decries the bad economy and the again the problem of education in America ("Early education for future," Oct. 6).
As the weather turns cooler, soup is a delicious and healthful way to warm up. From homemade to prepared varieties, nourishing soups also can satisfy your hunger by making you feel full longer.
A developer's financial interests gave way to community support as the Santa Clarita City Council voted unanimously Tuesday night to move to annex the first phase of Tesoro del Valle, a community north of Santa Clarita.
PASADENA (AP) - A wildfire that killed two firefighters and burned 89 homes in Los Angeles County, including some in Acton, might have been doused sooner if officials had not delayed aircraft from dropping fire retardant and water, a congressional panel was told Tuesday.
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.
Local residents can now sign up for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society's "Light the Night" walk at Bridgeport Park on Oct. 23.
The North Park Community Church will host three evening seminars on "The ABC's of Relationships" each Wednesday evening on Oct. 13, 20 and 27 from 6:45 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the church, located on 28310 Kelly Johnson Parkway, Valencia 91354.
The Oct. 13 seminar will focus on the attachment and abandonment aspects of relationships. Bonding and setting boundaries -- crucial to building strong relationships -- will be discussed Oct. 20, and the aspects of character and compliance will be discussed on Oct. 27.
JERUSALEM (AP) - Israel-Hamas fighting looked headed for escalation after U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry failed Friday to broker a weeklong truce as a first step toward a broader deal and Israel's defense minister warned Israel might soon expand its Gaza ground operation "significantly."
Life is full of events that can knock you down. Sometimes it's an actual tumble or accident that lands you in the hospital. Sometimes it's a death of someone you love dearly and can't quite imagine life without. Maybe it's the tragedy of being abused as a child.
BALTIMORE (AP) - Thousands of women whose genitals might have been photographed during gynecological exams can share a $190 million settlement from Johns Hopkins Health System. But they'll have to describe their trauma before seeing any money.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A former Bell city councilwoman has been given two years in state prison and ordered to pay $242,000 in restitution for misappropriating public funds.
The Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office is reminding pet owners that it's against the law to leave their animals in their vehicles during the dog days of summer.
Canyon Country residents were spared a 40-mile drive to the beach in busy freeway traffic Friday when city officials brought the community the next best thing, trucking in tons of sand for Santa Clarita's Beach Bash event.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The chief designer of the new, $6.4 billion eastern span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge says more than 2,000 bolts and rods on the span that have been called into question are safe and can remain in place, a newspaper reported.
Santa Fe Springs, Calif. - With temperatures expected to rise in Los Angeles County this weekend, the Greater Los Angeles County Vector Control District (GLACVCD) advises residents to protect themselves from mosquitoes by using insect repellent and removing dirty, stagnant water around the home.
Gorman - The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) plans to implement the closures listed below during the week of July 28 to August 2, 2014, as part of a pavement improvement project on the Golden State Freeway (I-5) between Vista Del Lago Road and the Kern County line. More information about the project is here.
KHARKIV, Ukraine (AP) - A small group of Dutch and Australian investigators walked the sprawling, unsecured site where Malaysian Airlines Flight 17 went down as their governments prepared police detachments they hope can help protect the crash area and help bring the last of the victims home.
ORLEANS, Calif. (AP) - Low warm water conditions from the drought are starting to kill salmon in Northern California's Klamath Basin - the site of a massive fish kill in 2002.
PARIS (AP) - French soldiers recovered a black box from the Air Algerie wreckage site in a desolate region of restive northern Mali on Friday, officials said. Terrorism hasn't been ruled out as a cause, although officials say the most likely reason for the catastrophe that killed all 118 people onboard is bad weather.
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) - Two women were convicted Thursday of kicking a third woman to death during a fight outside a Santa Ana nightclub.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Los Angeles police are looking for at least three suspects in the off-campus death of a USC graduate student from China.
SAN DIEGO (AP) - Like Batman responding to a beaming Bat signal in the sky, fans are streaming to San Diego for the 45th annual Comic-Con pop culture extravaganza.