One of the wonderful things Carrie does for me is keep scrapbooks filled with every column I've written for The Signal in these past 5 1/2 years, each surrounded by news clippings of the events of the day shaping the essays.
While the William S. Hart Union High School District once again considers which high school Castaic students attend, I have reservations whether Castaic will ever get a high school of its own.
Members of Or Emet, a Jewish Congregation for Jewish Living observe the Passover holiday after lighting the candles during the second night of the Passover Seder.
Observational research suggests that most small and midsize businesses to do not possess a marketing plan to retain or gain clients. The concept of a marketing plan is foreign to what most owners know.
Single Mothers Outreach will host their second annual "Fools' Paradise" golf tournament on Wednesday, April 28 at the Robinson Ranch Golf Club.
SAN FRANCISCO -- With colored-coded maps published online today, Marin Institute illustrates how inflation has decreased the value of low beer taxes, while state budget shortfalls have exploded.
LOS ANGELES COUNTY - To ensure structural and seismic integrity, the Board of Supervisors approved a contract between the Department of Public Works and an independent engineering and consulting firm to provide geotechnical, materials testing, and inspection services for six new Santa Clarita Valley fire stations, according to Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich.
The Wm. S. Hart Union High School District today posted a job opening for a chief operations officer to oversee the district's business services departments.
Each day, numerous Santa Clarita Transit riders use the Commuter Express service to arrive at their destinations with ease. To better serve these riders, the city recently launched an interactive map detailing Commuter Express destinations and connection opportunities.
A "Soles 4 Souls" shoe drive, coordinated by Sarah Moreno, a student at Charter College in Canyon Country, is collecting shoes for the needy now through Friday, April 30.
LOS ANGELES -- Members of several churches from the San Gabriel Valley will meet in the San Gabriel Mountains this Saturday - the day before Easter - to express their support for more protection of the mountain range.
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Duke is the favorite among the Final Four to win the NCAA title, while Michigan State is a longshot despite its trip to the finals last year, oddsmakers in Las Vegas said Monday.
Community members are invited to participate in two springtime community events this Sunday, April 3, including a "Splash and Dash Egg Hunt" at the Sports Complex Aquatic Center and "Eggstravaganza," held at Central Park.
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MEXICO CITY (AP) - Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez crafted intoxicating fiction from the fatalism, fantasy, cruelty and heroics of the world that set his mind churning as a child growing up on Colombia's Caribbean coast.
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WASHINGTON (AP) - Call it the year of the baby: Chelsea Clinton and her husband, Marc Mezvinsky, are expecting their first child later this year.
Parents, don't be too insulted when your child starts lying to you at a very young age. It's actually a sign of intelligence. Children who lie are shown to have a higher IQ and become more successful later in life, according to Dr. Kang Lee, director of the Institute of Child Study at Toronto University.
IRVING, Texas - Glenn Beck, the conservative radio host and media entrepreneur, is now heading up a film division at Mercury Radio Arts, the parent company of his popular radio show and digital media operation TheBlaze.
SANTA CLARITA-When "Rent," the musical loosely based on Puccini's "La Boheme" premiered on the Broadway stage in 1996, it took the theatre world by storm.
EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) - Toy maker Mattel says weak sales of Barbie and markdowns to clear out excess inventory left over from a sluggish holiday season led to an unexpected first-quarter loss.
MERCED, Calif. (AP) - A Central Valley dentist accused of groping four female patients while they were sedated is facing three years in prison after pleading no contest to sexual battery charges.
The City of Santa Clarita announced today the winners of its 2014 "cArt aRt" competition, held in conjunction with the City's annual Earth Arbor Day Festival. This creative annual contest prompts residents to transform ordinary recycling bins into extraordinary works of art for the chance to win cash prizes.
GENEVA (AP) - High-level talks aimed at calming soaring tensions over the crisis in Ukraine went into overtime on Thursday with top diplomats from the United States, European Union, Russia and Ukraine attempting to forge a common position on how to de-escalate the situation.
MOKPO, South Korea (AP) - An immediate evacuation order was not issued for the ferry that sank off South Korea's southern coast, likely with scores of people trapped inside, because officers on the bridge were trying to stabilize the vessel after it started to list amid confusion and chaos, a crew member said Thursday.
PARIS (AP) - David Cronenberg deconstructs Hollywood, Tommy Lee Jones goes Western and reclusive New Wave legend Jean-Luc Godard returns in 3-D in films competing at next month's Cannes Film Festival.
BRUSSELS (AP) - NATO is strengthening its military footprint along its eastern border immediately in response to Russia's aggression in Ukraine, the alliance's chief said Wednesday.
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - SpaceX is shooting for another launch attempt Friday to deliver supplies to the International Space Station.
NEW YORK (AP) - Muslim groups and civil liberties advocates applauded the decision by New York Police Department officials to disband a controversial unit that tracked the daily lives of Muslims as part of efforts to detect terrorism threats, but they said there were concerns about whether other problematic practices remained in place.