Valencia resident Robert Schwemmer was a key player in adding the largest and last Navy airship's wreck site in Monterey Bay, Calif. to the National Register of Historic Places last week, in time for the 75th anniversary of the dirigible's fall from the sky.
Another winter storm is moving through the Santa Clarita Valley tonight and into Monday, according to the National Weather Service, bringing scattered showers in some areas.
The city of Santa Clarita reminds local middle school and high school students to submit artwork for the Santa Clarita Transit Go Green Art Contest.
Academy of the Canyons is one of four early and middle college high schools in the state of California to earn a bronze ranking in "U.S. News & World Report" ranking of the top high schools in America.
The MOMS Club of Saugus will host a meeting at 9:30 a.m. on Monday at Babies R Us for Saugus moms interested in their own child ID kits.
In recent weeks, Santa Clarita has been the focus of national news stories over the comments of City Councilman Bob Kellar. I have known Kellar for more than a dozen years and spent six years serving with him on the Santa Clarita City Council.
As a regular follower of The Signal, I read with great interest Linda Malerba's opinion column on Feb. 12 about homelessness.
It is in a genteel, lily-white Connecticut town, where old-moneyed gentry and upstarts coexist in mutual disdain, that I met and befriended six "illegals."
I wasn't feeling the love Valentine's Day morning when I read City Council candidate David Gauny's column ("An imperfect man vs. a well-oiled machine," Feb. 14). Gauny, in his mea culpa for his past indiscretions, made several factually incorrect statements about me, City Councilwoman Laurie Ender and City Councilman Frank Ferry.
A few weeks ago, I made a presentation to our City Council and esteemed commissions regarding the city's financial status and plans for the upcoming budget process.
If you read even a portion of the 183-page Supreme Court ruling on Citizens United vs. Federal Elections Commission, then you will realize the decision is about individuals, not corporations.
I demand that every American have the same health care as our employees, the members of the United States Congress.
The editorial "Being responsible is our agenda," (The Signal, Feb. 14), dealing with Bob Kellar's comment at a rally, is quite revealing.
I still can't understand the problem with all the illegal immigrants. I'm sorry - they want to be called "undocumented." I seem to remember from the dictionary that the word undocumented means "not having a proper visa." The meaning of illegal is "prohibited by law; against the law."
I read the article on the illegal immigrant day worker ("Facing the border: A day laborer's story," The Signal, Feb. 7).
WASHINGTON (AP) - Western business connections are complicating efforts to bring economic sanctions against executives and companies closely aligned with Russian President Vladimir Putin's inner circle. A prime example: the Russian Direct Investment Fund, a $10 billion sovereign wealth fund that's escaped sanctions in spite of international efforts to punish Russia for its incursions in Ukraine.
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.