California sex offenders may soon have to disclose their social-networking information to law enforcement officials, in addition to residential addresses.
Check The Signal's sports page and the-signal.com later this week as we touch base with two of the nation's top recent newsmakers.
If you are reading this article, you might be a "lifelong learner." That means that you value knowledge, and will continue to seek it out throughout your lifetime.
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Most observers had a little fun with that end of the world thing a couple of weeks back. Harold Camping, an old-timey preacher, runs a modestly successful radio-evangelist gig. He brings in about $18 million an year - not quite Oprah level, but not bad for an old man speaking into a tin can.
I wanted to thank the city and other elected officials for their commitment to our fallen soldiers.
After Wednesday morning, I met my husband for our evening Bible study on his way home from work, at Christ Lutheran Church on Tournament Road 6 to 7 p.m. with our therapy dog.
I recently woke at 2 a.m. to the sound of my young child having problems breathing. By the sound he was making, it could not wait until morning. We rushed to Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital.
Sun Life Financial Inc. is taking grant applications for Sun Life Rising Star Award from nonprofit organizations in the greater Los Angeles area that advocate for youth from underserved communities.
Public safety officials are warning commuters to plan ahead or avoid two stretches of Interstate 405 set to close for construction on a mid-July weekend.
Rioux Park walking group
Long summer evenings present a perfect opportunity to celebrate good wine, good food and the good company of family and friends. What better way to create a beautiful evening than to host a fun gathering with easy-to-share fare, delicious wine pairings and a great movie?
Vino 100 will acquire the All Corked Up wine club today.
The All Valley Federal Credit Union is holding a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday June 2 for its new Santa Clarita Valley location.
There is not enough emphasis on the safety factor of kids going back to school.
By my count, this column is #211. Two hundred eleven times I have put my thoughts into writing and offered them up to the public conversation and critique. I must admit, when I first suggested a column on ethics to the leadership of the Signal I never dreamed it would come to this. This column has become part of my weekly routine. More than that it has become a bit of a master. It has me under its thumb, always reminding me another 750 words will be required, and should make at least some sense.
The Santa Clarita Valley lost an irreplaceable resource last week.
Gov. Jerry Brown has signed legislation that extends a $420 million state tax credit to aerospace giant Northrop Grumman Corp. after approving a similar deal for its competitor, Lockheed Martin Corp.
A mattress in the road triggered a traffic accident Saturday night at the northbound Interstate 5 Freeway connector road to the northbound 405 Freeway, the California Highway Patrol said.
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - It took the Los Angeles Angels 4½ months to catch the Oakland Athletics and move into first place in the American League West.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - On a night when Clayton Kershaw couldn't keep the ball in the ballpark, Milwaukee's Yovani Gallardo held the Los Angeles Dodgers in check and sent the major leagues' ERA leader to his first loss in over 2 1-2 months.
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) - Not many players birdied the tricky final hole at the Wyndham Championship on Saturday.
KAMENSK-SHAKHTINSKY, Russia (AP) - Hundreds of trucks in a Russian aid convoy waited Saturday near the Ukrainian border as complicated procedures dragged on for allowing them into eastern Ukraine to help civilians suffering amid fighting between Ukrainian forces and separatists.
MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) - Liberian authorities expanded Ebola treatment centers in the capital Saturday to cope with increasing numbers of patients, while two more airlines announced they were halting flights to the capitals of Liberia and Sierra Leone amid the deepening crisis.
On the last day that the iconic Colossus roller coaster is open to the public, members of the "Save Colossus!" group made one final attempt at preserving the 125-foot-tall wooden coaster.
NEW YORK (AP) - Jamie Masada, the owner of the fabled Los Angeles-based comedy club the Laugh Factory, vividly remembers a warm exchange with comic Richard Jeni of the two sharing words of encouragement and gentle ribbing.
IRBIL, Iraq (AP) - Islamic extremists in Iraq killed 80 Yazidi men and abducted their wives and children, officials and eyewitnesses said Saturday, insisting the religious community is still at risk after a week of U.S. and Iraqi airstrikes on the militants.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - Holding flickering candles, fans of Elvis Presley made a slow, nighttime walk past his gravesite at Graceland on Friday, marking the anniversary of his death 37 years ago.
WASHINGTON (AP) - After a decade of sending military equipment to civilian police departments across the country, federal officials are reconsidering the idea in light of the violence in Ferguson, Missouri.