PACOIMA, Calif. -- Conan O'Brien might have well said, "Children's Hunger Fund, your life is about to change." Even with near perfect efficiency ratings with Forbes, Ministry Watch, and Charity Navigator, Children's Hunger Fund (CHF) has remained under the radar for nearly 20 years, until now.
MOFFETT FIELD, Calif. -- NASA today unveiled an interactive computer simulation that allows virtual explorers of all ages to dock the space shuttle at the International Space Station, experience a virtual trip to Mars or a lunar impact, and explore images of star formations taken by the Hubble Space Telescope.
NEW YORK (AP) - Baseball commissioner Bud Selig says it's too soon to determine whether a blood test for human growth hormone can be used for minor leaguers.
The city of Santa Clarita will host an open house event celebrating its new Permit Center at the first floor of city hall on Tuesday, March 9 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Three men suspected of running a high-tech identity theft ring that netted $2 million over two years by stealing credit and debit card information at gas pumps have pleaded not guilty to two dozen charges, authorities said.
Santa Clarita Valley residents have until March 19 to register for the Castaic Union School District's annual golf tournament on April 9.
Students at Monticello Preparatory School have begun taking ice skating lessons, and horseback riding lessons are scheduled to start in the spring.
Nearly 170,000 grains of rice, a pair of shoes for a child in need, dog bones and treats for shelter dogs and money for relief efforts in Haiti.
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.
I guess there are a few points I agree on with Mitch Bruckner ("Not so fast, Reza," March 5).
Earlier this year, the editors of The Signal invited all of the local opinion columnists to a breakfast meeting at the paper's Creekside Road offices.
I am outraged by Jim Mullen's column ("Tiger's tales no surprise," March 3). In it, he condones Tiger Woods' philandering by observing many, if not all, professional athletes regularly succumb to the charms of groupies as a fringe benefit of their fame.
First Place "My Home" A heart of red brick, and a back of stone Its arteries and veins connect every place we need to go Its mind filled with pure goodness, and its hand cupped to give our houses a spine This is a small valley which I call mine It has clear skies on a warm summer night And you can hear the crickets chirp with all their might The stars shine like ...
LOS ANGELES -- The California Science Center will unveil a new permanent exhibition wing, Ecosystems, at a ribbon-cutting ceremony on March 25, 2010.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Michael Vick is getting one more big check from the Philadelphia Eagles. The one after that still could be from a new team.
Amanda Sweigart, a 2001 graduate of Saugus High School was just honored as a Distinguished Mentor Teacher from the Santa Barbara County Education Office for 2013-2014.
It's not that easy to work in a retail store because you come across so many customer situations. Some days can be good and others can drag on making you feel tired, and at some point – lazy. I am sure we have all experienced those days more than once.
As we go about our lives here in the beautiful Santa Clarita Valley we sometimes take for granted, or even forget altogether, that there are young people achieving their goals and growing into gifted performers right before our very eyes.
One of my favorite books is "Unbroken," written by the same author who wrote "Seabiscuit," Laura Hillenbrand. The book is the story of Louie Zamperini, who ran at the age of 19 in the 1936 Berlin Olympics along side of Jessie Owens and Jackie Robinson.
It was just after 7:30 a.m. in downtown Los Angeles. I came down for a friend's film shoot but I was early so I walked down the block to the Carl's Jr./KFC on Broadway and 7th St. to get some breakfast.
Thanksgiving Day is no longer all about turkey: It's eating away at Black Friday shopping.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Michael Cammalleri has done his best to keep his Calgary Flames teammates going in the right direction despite a youthful roster and a host of injuries.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The UCLA Bruins stormed the cardinal logo at midfield, posing for photos and whipping blue flags through the crisp evening air. They moved the party up the Coliseum tunnel, roaring and stomping and thrusting their helmets aloft.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - A mother on board a plane that crashed in remote southwest Alaska made a frantic phone call for help resuscitating her 5-month-old baby, then left the fatally injured boy to lead searchers hampered by cold and fog to the crash site.
SAO PAULO (AP) - Even before a crane dramatically collapsed and killed two workers at the Sao Paulo stadium, it was clear World Cup organizers would have their hands full trying to deliver all 12 venues by FIFA's end-of-December deadline.
SAN DIEGO (AP) - Trimming overgrown shrubs may have won Juvencio Adame praise from neighbors, but it also brought the San Diego man a felony charge from prosecutors.
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama is doing his part to support small businesses.
The Saugus boys cross country team won its first ever CIF state championship, while the girls' streak of state titles is over.
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - North Korea state media claimed Saturday that an elderly U.S. tourist detained for more than a month has apologized for alleged crimes during the Korean War and for "hostile acts" against the state during a recent trip.
LA CRESCENTA (AP) - Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies say a gunman who robbed one store in a La Crescenta shopping center and barricaded himself inside another for hours has died in an apparent suicide.