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When Brandon Stuart was growing up in Newhall, a tree tipped over in the backyard of his family's ranch.
Congratulations to the Grand Canyon State for passing SB1070, the long-overdue answer to the absolutely out-of-control southern border with Mexico.
Editor's note: The Signal attempted to secure publication rights to Mr. Miller's speech mentioned below but was unable to do so. The speech in its entirety can be read at www.maltausa.org/files/newsletter_hospitallers_18_stand_up.pdf. Mr. Madery says we didn't check the facts in our first story; the Archdiocese failed to return phone calls for comment placed over two days' time.
For several weeks, if not months, I was told by certain members of Congress, via the media, that "Americans did not want health-care reform to pass."
I happened to be in Washington, D.C., during the recent health care vote in the House, and write as one American to another, to convey how extraordinarily shocked I was by Congressman Howard "Buck" McKeon's outrageous behavior during those challenging days.
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 College of the Canyons Students for Sustainability, will host the college's second Environmental Science Fair on Friday, May 7, from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m., in the COC student center.
The College of the Canyons Art Gallery will host its 15th annual Student Art Exhibition, Tuesday, May 4, to Saturday, May 22.
Los Angeles County -- Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich will visit Washington D.C. next week to advocate for a newly revised 30/10 initiative to accelerate regional highways, transit projects, and public-private partnerships funded by Measure R.
The city of Santa Clarita will launch its newly redesigned website on Monday, May 3. The site will still be located at its current address, santa-clarita.com, and will feature enhanced features along with a streamlined look and feel.
Looking to avoid a repeat of Wednesday's seventh-inning loss to Golden Valley, the Saugus baseball team once again found itself looking to protect a lead going into the final frame.
Though things were beginning to look eerily similar, the result was different.
I agree with Ari Rodriguez ("A mockery of our laws," April 21) about the illegal immigrants not caring about our laws.
Hanging more than 2,000 feet in the air, Stephen Wampler was exhausted, physically and emotionally. He considered giving up his goal of climbing to the top of El Capitan, the largest granite monolith in the world located in the famed Yosemite Valley.
There wasn't much The Master's College couldn't do in its 73-52 rout of defending national champion Westmont in the semifinal of the Golden State Athletic Conference Tournament.
DENVER (AP) - Reflecting on his game during a monthlong recovery from a broken left rib has helped Ty Lawson come back strong.
When the Hart Indians girls soccer team last won a CIF-Southern Section championship, freshman goalkeeper Nicole Davis was still months from being born.
WASHINGTON (AP) - A sure sign that spring is on the horizon: It's time to set the clocks forward for daylight saving time.
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) - Search and rescue crews across Southeast Asia scrambled on Saturday to find a Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 that disappeared from air traffic control screens over waters between Malaysia and Vietnam early that morning, leaving the fates of the 239 people aboard in doubt.
Environmental groups have again sued over the proposed Newhall Ranch development, alleging this week the federal agencies that approved permits for the planned community did so in violation of federal environmental protective legislation.
Moutainview Elementary School sixth-graders of the group named Creeptastic Monsters performed their original hip hop dance on stage for their fellow sixth-graders as the culmination of the F.A.M.E. (Fabulous Arts at Mountainview Elementary) class on Friday.
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) - A 19-year-old man was charged Friday with shooting his parents to death and trying to kill two of his siblings inside their luxury Southern California home in a complex case that took investigators weeks to unravel.
Santa Clarita's jobless rate inched up slightly in January to 5.5 percent, up from 5.3 percent in December, the state Employment Development Department reported Friday.
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) - American media mogul Ted Turner has been hospitalized for an undisclosed ailment in Argentina's capital.
An assault with a deadly weapon occurred between Bouquet Canyon Road and Valencia Boulevard on 5:00 pm. The suspect, a male transient, was seen swinging a metal club at an electrical box then began swinging the club at bunch of cyclists. The suspect was arrested shortly after and transported to the Santa Clarita Station for booking. No one was hurt during this incident.
Safeway has agreed to be acquired by an investment group led by Cerberus Capital Management, the owner several supermarket chains.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Even in an election year that appears favorable for national Republicans, California Democrats are confident they will retain their iron grip on state leadership and possibly enrich their share of House seats in Washington.
OXON HILL, Md. (AP) - Former presidential candidates and a few new potential White House contenders known for their focus on social values are trying out their speeches, as early auditions for the next Republican presidential contest rolled on Friday at the nation's largest annual gathering of conservative activists.