After the full-page ad in the July 4 edition of The Signal stating how "ideal" the Romero Canyon high school site will be, let's have a reality check.
2day in history
Warm weather is here, and there is no better time for a picnic at your local park or beach. Quick and simple recipes are the way to go, but the typical bologna sandwich doesn't always stimulate the taste buds. This season, experiment with new recipes and flavors, and make your casual alfresco dining experience extra special.
Anaheim, Calif. (AP) - Arthur Rhodes recently got summoned to manager Dusty Baker's office for the news: The Cincinnati Reds were trading him to the New York Mets.
The Newhall Community Center's karate team participated at the 2010 IMAC World Martial Arts Championships in Las Vegas, Nevada on June 27.
Canyon Country teen Victoria Bohush, 14, will appear on the Nicklodeon game show "BrainSurge" Thursday night at 6 p.m.
Regarding "Getting rid of developer kissers," (July 6), columnist Bruce McFarland sings the praises of the Democrats and says that they're natural allies of the tea party. Well, I'll skip the obvious jabs at the free-spending Democrats in Sacramento and Washington he helped elect who are bankrupting our country. Many other Signal readers will send that message, I'm sure.
Sen. Robert C. Byrd, D-West Virginia, the longest-serving member of Congress, died June 28 at age 92. Born in poverty in Appalachia, he rose to third in succession to the president. Once a Ku Klux Klan leader, vehement 1964 Civil Rights Act opponent and Vietnam War supporter, he acknowledged, apologized and learned from his mistakes.
In a July 15, 2009, article ("Castaic high needs unity"), Jaime Castellanos, who retired two weeks ago after serving as superintendent of the William S. Hart Union High School District for five years, said, if Castaic wants a high school, the entire community - residents, businesses and elected officials - have got to stand with the Hart district to help make it happen.
In recent years, our community has gone to great lengths to reduce chloride levels in the water we send downstream into Ventura County. First, we banned the installation of new salt-based water softeners, and then we approved a measure that expanded the ban to existing water softeners.
Isabelle Hernandez, 9, was on her way to visit her grandmother in Canyon Country when she saw the balloons and sign for the grand opening of Discovery Park. Along with her little sister and her aunt, she decided to see what it was all about.
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.
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - Colorado ace Ubaldo Jimenez will start for the National League in the All-Star game while the AL will counter with Tampa Bay's David Price.
Regarding "Insurance isn't care," (June 27), Sean McLaughlin's letter was right on regarding health care in Canada. I just spent two months at one of Montreal's largest hospitals.
PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) - The chief prosecutor in Oscar Pistorius' murder trial on Monday alleged numerous inconsistencies in the athlete's account of how he killed girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp last year, seeking to show that the athlete is lying when he says he shot her by mistake.
PLEASANT GROVE, Utah (AP) - Police in Utah are questioning a mother and family members about the killings of seven babies whose bodies were found stuffed in cardboard boxes in a garage.
If the signals detected deep in the Indian Ocean are truly from the wreckage from Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, they ultimately will close the book on a frustrating long list of false leads in the effort to find the jet. Here are the most prominent moments in which hopes of solving the tragic aviation mystery were dashed:
LOS ANGELES (AP) - After a rough start to the season, Mike Conley was thinking of winning some games, not making the playoffs.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Just about everyone thinking about running for president is kicking it into gear now, slowpokes included.
As the school year begins to wind down, the three remaining competing athletic teams at The Master's College all face a gauntlet of competitions that hold major postseason implications. Over the weekend, TMC baseball swept conference opponent Arizona Christian University, while members of both the men's and women's track teams qualified for the NAIA's Track and Field National Championships.
A half-acre of "heavy brush" in the Santa Clara River wash near the corner of Valencia Boulevard and Cinema Drive prompted swift action from county firefighters, who knocked the fire down in less than 20 minutes, a spokesman for the Los Angeles County Fire Department said.
PHOENIX (AP) - Adrian Gonzalez homered for the fourth consecutive game and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 8-6 on Sunday to complete a three-game sweep.
AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) - Bubba Watson's second Masters title was nothing like the green jacket he won two years ago.
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) - A gunman opened fire outside of a Jewish community center on Sunday, killing a doctor and his teenage grandson before heading to a Jewish retirement community a few blocks away and killing someone else, authorities said.
Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station
The following criminal incidents reported during the past week included: vehicle burglaries, theft from unlocked vehicles, grand theft and numerous shoplifting from various businesses.
Stevenson Ranch: Zone 3 Update - Public Safety and Crime Prevention Information
Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station
A look back at the crimes reported in the Newhall area last week.