Tim Myers recently wrote a column ("History, signs, shoulder shrugging and constitutional law," March 28), suggesting a Santa Clarita ordinance regulating the use of public signage. In this case - political campaign signs - it is unconstitutional.
In reference to Kim Rudd's letter "(Who's the real bully?" April 7), Rudd accuses The Signal of bullying the Lasater family.
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.
The city of Santa Clarita, the Blue Ribbon Task Force, and the City Council will host the 4th annual "Evening of Remembrance" on Wednesday, April 21, at 7 p.m. at the city's Youth Grove in Central Park, located at 27150 Bouquet Canyon Road.
Los Angeles County -- Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich issued the following statement following the success of the new Dodger Stadium Express as more than 1,400 fans were transported to the Dodgers' home opener using the new service:
Los Angeles County -- To enhance safety and mobility, the Board of Supervisors approved a construction project to widen lanes and build a center median to separate oncoming traffic on Sierra Highway between State Route 14 and Pearblossom Highway in the unincorporated community of Acton, according to Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich.
Allison, Iowa (AP) - A judge sentenced a former high school football player to life in prison Wednesday, telling him he had chosen to commit an evil act in killing his former coach, Ed Thomas.
The AAF-Los Angeles North holds their next monthly meeting on Friday, April 16 at 12 p.m. in the Newhall Room at the TPC Valencia Golf and Country Club.
A new month-long hula class will be taught by accomplished instructor Mahalia Leilani at the Santa Clarita Valley Senior Center in room A6 begining Tues., May 4, 1-2 p.m.
The city of Santa Clarita will host two free workshops about the Hazard Mitigation Plan as a way for city leaders to come up with ways to reduce the risk of local natural hazards.
I have been working since I was 13-years-old. My first job was stocking shelves at a local grocery store during evenings and on weekends. The store was a half-mile from my home, and I rode my bicycle there and back except when it was raining.
Stretching food dollars to put healthy, delicious food on the table can be tricky.
Hart High School's varsity competition team took home top honors during a March 12-14 competition at the Cheerleaders of America West Coast National Championships. The school's varsity competition team, varsity stunt team and individual cheerleaders won first place in their divisions. The stunt team placed first in all five competitions this year. The three-day competition brought teams from Arizona, California, Nevada and Texas.
Who knew that accepting a water-agency challenge would lead to far-reaching water conservation efforts at the Santa Clarita Valley's largest employer?
Canyon boys tennis prevailed in a close 11-7 win over Hart in Foothill League play on Tuesday at Hart High.
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama's acknowledgement the U.S. still lacks a strategy for defeating the growing extremist threat emanating from Syria reflects a still unformed international coalition.
SACRAMENTO (AP) - California lawmakers have approved a measure that would make the state the first to impose a statewide ban on single-use plastic bags.
GRANADA HILLS - The Dan Kelley era at Golden Valley High School didn't get off to a good start; it got off to a great start, as the new-look Grizzlies began his coaching tenure with a 45-17 victory over Granada Hills Charter High School at John Elway Stadium on Friday night.
The Saugus football team proved it can put up points in a hurry during its season opener against Simi Valley.
CHINO HILLS - Hart fans certainly expected to see quarterback Brady White break school records this season.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Tough new Texas abortion restrictions are on hold after a federal judge found Republican-led efforts to hold abortion clinics to hospital-level operating standards unconstitutional in a ruling that spares more than a dozen clinics from imminent closure.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - State corrections officials on Friday agreed to shift mentally ill inmates into separate specialized housing that will offer them more treatment instead of placing them in the same isolation units as other inmates, a decision that marks a major shift in how the system deals with such prisoners.
An experimental Ebola drug healed all 18 monkeys infected with the deadly virus in a study, boosting hopes that the treatment might help fight the outbreak raging through West Africa - once more of it can be made.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Gov. Jerry Brown appealed a court ruling that struck down tenure and other job protections for California's teachers, setting himself apart from leaders in some other states who have fought to end such protections or at least raise the standards for obtaining them.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A 33-year-old slice of cake from Prince Charles and Princess Diana's 1981 wedding has sold at auction for $1,375.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A judge has blocked a marijuana farmers market in Los Angeles and ordered organizers to shut down their business.
In observance of Labor Day, public school and public services such as U.S. mail and government and court offices will be shut down Monday.
Editor's note: The following story corrects an earlier version posted Aug. 23 that incorrectly said what the 'ice bucket challenge' money would be used for. All proceeds from the ice bucket challenge for Cary Dermer went to the ALS Association.
SAN RAMON, Mexico (AP) - The lumbering freight train known as "The Beast," a key part of the route for migrants heading north to the United States, rolled to an abrupt, unscheduled stop in the black of midnight.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - California is on the verge of regulating groundwater for the first time under legislation headed to Gov. Jerry Brown.