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Second City to teach class at COC

The Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center at COC will offer an improv for actors master class taught by The Second City Touring Company from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, the same day that The Second City is to perform at the performing arts center at 8 p.m.

Up to five people will be allowed to participate in the class on a first-come, first-served basis.

June 15, 2008 | By Signal Staff | Santa Clarita Valley News


Youth project selects new leaders

The board of directors of the Santa Clarita Valley Youth Project has elected new members for the local nonprofit group's executive committee.

The following officers were elected: John Musella of the Newhall Land and Farming Co., president; Kelly Bruno of the National Health Foundation, vice president; Brian Koegle of Poole and Shaffery, secretary; and Tom Hough, CPA, treasurer.

June 15, 2008 | By Signal Staff | Santa Clarita Valley News


A year later, no arrest in Castaic murder

One year later, no arrests have been made in the murder of a local school teacher, though investigators are hopeful.

LaWana Clary, 50, was found bludgeoned to death in her Castaic home on April 5, 2007.

June 14, 2008 | By Josh Premako Signal City Editor | Santa Clarita Valley News


Southbound I-5 closure planned for roadwork

The southbound Interstate 5 truck route lanes will be closed during the day from Monday through Friday this week while the California Department of Transportation replaces slabs damaged in the truck tunnel fire in October.

June 14, 2008 | By Signal Staff | Santa Clarita Valley News


Motorcyclist injured in collision

A motorcyclist collided with another vehicle on Bouquet Canyon Road Sunday about 2:22 p.m.

June 14, 2008 | By Signal Staff | Santa Clarita Valley News


Acton man dies in motorcycle collision

A 35-year-old Acton man was killed early Saturday morning after reportedly losing control of his motorcycle in the Canyon Country area.

At around 7:05 a.m., Derek Eugene Shea was driving southbound on Sierra Highway, just north of Vasquez Canyon Road, when he apparently lost control of his motorcycle, according to Sgt. Kevin Pack of the California Highway Patrol's Newhall area office.

June 14, 2008 | By Tammy Marashlian Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


News briefs

Southbound I-5 closure planned for roadwork

June 14, 2008 | By Signal Staff | Santa Clarita Valley News


Income taxes entwined with nation's long history

"No taxation without representation" was the cry of American colonialists between 1763 and 1776. The phrase, which was coined by Rev. Jonathan Mayhew in a 1750 sermon in Boston, is symbolic of what many Americans are often taught in history books - that the United States of America was founded on protesting taxes (among other issues).

Yet taxes have been an American mainstay in some form or fashion, whether it was on the federal, state or local level. Popular protests such as the Boston Tea Party aside, there was also some justification for assessing taxes on American citizens. One such example ...

June 14, 2008 | By Parimal M. Rohit Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Fundraiser aims to find new land for center

Standing in front of the hundreds of curious visitors on the warm Saturday morning, Alan Mootnick talked about what he knows best: apes.

As gibbons swung from the dangling ropes in their cages, Mootnick explained the small lesser apes' diet, as well as the increasing threats to the gibbons and how his conservation center has contributed to the survival of the endangered primate.

June 14, 2008 | By Tammy Marashlian Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Deputies arrest four for stealing catalytic converters

Two men and two women were arrested in Val Verde Friday in connection with allegedly stealing four catalytic converters from vehicles.

Miguel Haro, 29, of Los Angeles; Courtney Dominish, 27, of Hawthorne; Manuel Chavez, 31, of South Gate and Patricia Medina, 33, of Huntington Park were arrested and booked at the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station on a felony charge of grand theft, according to a sheriff's report.

June 13, 2008 | By Tammy Marashlian Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


CalArts invites public to attend Open Studios

Santa Clarita Valley residents have a chance to peek inside the creative mind this weekend.

Those interested in taking a look at what the artists studying at CalArts are working on will have the chance to visit the artists' studios on Sunday.

June 13, 2008 | By Signal Staff | Santa Clarita Valley News


Signal news briefs

I-5 collision backs traffic for hours

June 13, 2008 | By Signal Staff | Santa Clarita Valley News


High-school student spends spring break restoring mural

A Saugus High School freshman spent part of her spring break helping to restore a 30-year-old patriotic mural at Friendly Valley to its previous splendor.

Shannon Hoofman, 15, found out about the project from her grandmother who lives at Friendly Valley and is a member of the golf club. The mural is located at the end of the golf course parking lot at the Newhall senior community.

June 13, 2008 | By Sharon Cotal Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Valencia shooting under investigation

A man and woman are in the hospital after sheriff's deputies responded to a domestic violence call and found the man with a gunshot wound to the shoulder and the woman with head injuries.

June 13, 2008 | By Signal Staff | Santa Clarita Valley News


McKeon urges seniors to file for stimulus check

U.S. Rep. Howard "Buck" McKeon is encouraging senior citizens to file income tax forms so they can be eligible to receive an economic stimulus check from the federal government.

Seniors who do not normally file a federal tax return must fill out the two-page 1040A form to receive a check from the IRS.

June 13, 2008 | By Katherine Geyer Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


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10 Things to Know for Tuesday

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Tuesday:

January 21, 2014 | Associated Press | Santa Clarita Valley News


Cause of deadly Omaha plant explosion unknown

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - After a blast caused much of an Omaha manufacturing plant to collapse, some workers found themselves buried in debris and others scrambled for their lives.

January 21, 2014 | Associated Press | Santa Clarita Valley News


A trek for fellow vets

Army infantry veterans Anthony Anderson and Tom Voss each celebrated two birthdays during their deployment to Iraq, neither realizing the depth of their wartime experiences until their transitions into civilian life.

January 21, 2014 | Charlie Kaijo | Santa Clarita Valley News


Mini-mussel menace assessed

SANTA CLARITA - Park officials aided by a university dive team have been assessing Lake Piru to determine the spread of the destructive quagga mussel, a tiny mollusk that some fear could endanger part of the Santa Clara River.

January 20, 2014 | By Jim Holt Signal Senior Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Man sought in assault

The victim filed no complaint - no one could find him.

January 20, 2014 | By Jim Holt Signal Senior Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


County officials seek new jail option

Los Angeles County officials want the same ability the state has to send excess prisoners to private jails.

January 20, 2014 | Luke Money | Santa Clarita Valley News


String of robberies not linked, sheriff's detective says

A string of recent strong-arm robberies in the Santa Clarita Valley – cases in which valuables are taken from victims by force – are not believed to be related, according to the sergeant in charge of the Sheriff's Station robbery task force.

January 20, 2014 | Jim Holt | Santa Clarita Valley News


Volunteers give big help to Agua Dulce therapy ranch

More than 250 volunteers put Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s message of civic responsibility into action Sunday when they spruced up Carousel Ranch, ultimately helping the kids treated there.

January 20, 2014 | Jim Holt | Santa Clarita Valley News


Overturned tanker spills 50 gallons of crude in Valencia

SANTA CLARITA - A tanker-trailer hauling crude oil flipped and spilled 50 gallons at the intersection of The Old Road and Rye Canyon Road in Valencia on Sunday, prompting a shutdown of the intersection and re-routing of traffic.

January 19, 2014 | By Jim Holt Signal Senior Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Legislative deadline nears for hundreds of bills

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Hundreds of bills that failed to pass the Legislature last year face an end-of-the-month deadline to gain initial support, including measures affecting gun owners, the oil industry and farm laborers.

January 19, 2014 | By The Associated Press | Santa Clarita Valley News


CORRECTION: Nighttime closure planned for Interstate 5 middle lanes

The California Department of Transportation announced Friday it will be closing the two middle lanes of the freeway in both directions between Van Nuys Boulevard and State Route 118 to demolish the median.

January 19, 2014 | By Signal Staff | Santa Clarita Valley News


Another Cemex stall?

Two months after a congressional subcommittee determined it needs a cost estimate before considering a bill to block a mega-mine in Canyon Country, the request to conduct the estimate hasn't been made, The Signal has learned.

January 19, 2014 | By Jim Holt and Luke Money Signal Staff Writers | Santa Clarita Valley News


Local water retailer honored nationally

The Newhall County Water District has won its sixth consecutive award for fiscal responsibility.

January 19, 2014 | By Jim Holt Signal Senior Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


City facilities closed Monday for MLK day

Santa Clarita city facilities, including City Hall and all branches of the city public library system, will be closed Monday to mark Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

January 19, 2014 | By Signal Staff | Santa Clarita Valley News


Crime rate increases in 2013

The number of reported Part 1 crimes handled by the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station in 2013 was higher than in 2012 but still significantly lower than five years ago, according to data released Friday by the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.

January 19, 2014 | By Signal Staff | Santa Clarita Valley News


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