The call that changed my life came last Thursday right after dinner. The caller said, "Steve Lunetta, please." "Speaking" was my response.
The Santa Clarita WorkSource Center will host a Bank of America recruitment event this Friday, April 23 at 1 p.m. and 3 p.m.
The service dog lost earlier this week was found Saturday morning and returned to the owner's family, sheriff's officials said.
A diesel truck's oil spill closed Interstate 5's Valencia offramp for several hours Saturday.
Friendly Valley church service
When it comes to reasons people settle in the Santa Clarita Valley, our schools are usually at, or near, the top of the list.
Once again, I opened my copy of The Signal today (April 19) to find the entire opinion page filled with invective about that "socialist Obama" and his Democratic cohorts. What balderdash!
Having just read Bruce McFarland's latest column, "Jerry Brown ignites the Democrats" (April 20), I had to literally laugh out loud.
I read your article in The Signal ("Early childhood education key to preventing crime," March 26), and found it very appealing. I came from France, where my children went to what we call "maternal school." I enrolled them in a public school.
Diana Shaw argues ("A (Supreme Court) justice for all," April 13) against the use of the filibuster to block the appointment of a successor to retiring Justice John Paul Stevens to the Supreme Court. Space constraints allow me to address only a few of her points.
In the letter "Thank A Democrat" (The Signal, April 19), your appreciation is noted, sir - you're welcome.
March 6, 2010
If the College of the Canyons baseball team wants to three-peat as the Western State Conference, South Division champs, it will have to find a way to rise above the other teams in the conference.
With not much time left in the season, the Cougars have been struggling to win key games and are making it harder on themselves to get that third championship.
Michael and Nancy Myers, of Santa Clarita, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Celia Ann Myers to Christopher Farnan-Martin, of Portage, Mich.
The William S. Hart High School show choir returned home victorious from New York City after being named Grand Champions in Fame, a national competition that was held this year at Jazz at Lincoln Center.
ANAHEIM (AP) - After a weekend filled with mostly miserable swings, David Freese surprised his teammates, the Angel Stadium fireworks crew and even himself when he hit a tiebreaking homer.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The Los Angeles Lakers have waited nearly three months to hire a new coach, and they're apparently making Byron Scott wait a few more days.
SAN DIEGO (AP) - Several members of "The Avengers" descended on Comic-Con on Saturday to debut the first footage from the upcoming superhero sequel.
CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) - A national survey finds the average U.S. price of regular-grade gasoline has plummeted 9 cents a gallon over the past two weeks to $3.58.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Luc Besson's "Lucy" proved mind can overpower muscle, topping a remake of "Hercules" by director Brett Ratner at the box office on the weekend.
PARIS (AP) - Vincenzo Nibali won the Tour de France on Sunday, becoming the first Italian in 16 years to triumph in cycling's greatest race by chiseling a lead over his main rivals a few seconds at a time and dominating them in the mountains.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - A California lawmaker is calling for a criminal investigation into construction problems on the new eastern span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A satellite study of blue-whale movements shows the endangered creatures cluster for long periods in busy shipping lanes off the California coast, putting them at risk for collisions with large vessels.
PLYMOUTH, Calif. (AP) - Firefighters in Northern California on Sunday battled a wildfire that has destroyed 10 homes and forced hundreds of evacuations in the Sierra Nevada foothills, while a fire near Yosemite National Park destroyed one home and grew significantly overnight.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Two carjackers who fled after ramming a stolen SUV into a family selling fruit for their church, killing three young siblings, were still on the run Saturday as the reward for their capture topped $100,000.
DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) - Ukrainian armed forces mounted a major onslaught against pro-Russian separatist fighters Sunday in an attempt to gain control over the area where a Malaysia Airlines plane was downed earlier this month.
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) - Israel and Hamas launched new attacks Sunday in the raging Gaza war, despite each side offering different truces to temporarily halt nearly three weeks of fighting ahead of a major Muslim holiday.
BOONE, N.C. (AP) - An American doctor infected with the deadly Ebola disease received intensive treatment Sunday in West Africa and was in stable condition, talking to his medical team and working on his computer, a spokeswoman for an aid group said.
RENO, Nev. (AP) - A small airplane with engine trouble struck a pickup truck during an emergency landing on a Nevada highway Saturday morning, authorities said.
SAN DIEGO (AP) - That guy in the Spider-Man suit you posed with at Comic-Con? It might have actually been Harry Potter.