Two years ago, Lisa M. McDougald conducted an interview revealing the story of her Canadian ancestors on board the RMS Titanic.
When my teaching career of thirty-one years came to an end, I turned to writing, published two books of illustrated light verse and found myself once again back in school.
Toastmasters came to witness and take part in two contests, a local Table Topics Contest and the International Speech Contest.
Do you believe in ghosts? I didn't either until about two months ago when my sanity was shaken.
After we put out a call for our readers to submit stories and photos paying tribute to their mom in honor of Mother's Day, we received a couple submissions immediately.
Our Lady of Perpetual Help School competed against 111 other Catholic schools on March 1 in the 24th annual Archdiocese of Los Angeles regional competition of the California Catholic Schools Academic Junior High Decathlon.
Working for a nonprofit program, "Cultivating Creative Minds, teacher Tarah Davis inspires students in Kindergarten through sixth grade at Fair Oaks Ranch, Sulphur Springs, and Valley View elementary schools in the Santa Clarita Valley.
It was the final of the AYSO EXTRA State Championship March 15, and the Canyon 677 BU12 EXTRA team came out flat.
The gleaming mahogany antique music box stood on a little wooden table next to the grand staircase in my grandparents' house in Massachusetts.
It has been over 44 years since AYSO Valencia's Region 678 has won a State Championship.
The Saugus High School Concert Band, Marching Band, Colorguard, and Jazz Band had their 25th annual POPS concert March 19, and it was an amazing show.
Zonta Club of Santa Clarita Valley invites the community to a free workshop on life balance and goal setting Saturday, August 16 from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in Newhall.
If you've lived in Santa Clarita for some time, you know exactly what I'm talking about when I say that our city has "grown up."
More than 85 million people in North America went to waterparks during the summer 2012 season, according to the World Waterpark Association.
Want to keep your kids occupied for hours? Tell them to photograph Santa Claus riding a dinosaur.
Each week, Our Community will feature a new visual SCV moment. Post to Instagram using #scvlife and tag @signalscv for a chance to appear in the section.
Five young boys recently formed Blenz, a charity-minded Santa Clarita Valley lemonade stand that sprung up from a passion for juice squeezing.
Ron Chow and family recently visited Boston and the New England area on vacation, stopping in Saugus, Massachusetts.
The view from Valencia resident Rose Smith's home last Sunday morning.
From the beginning, as I would thumb through the inky pages of your stories, I knew Our Community was something different. Your stories and photos – your candid humor, your ability to share and express – so impressed me.
I am a first-generation Mexican American and was raised in a difficult environment.
Artwork by first-grader Aalaya, left, from Sulphur Springs and third-grader Samantha, right, from Fair Oaks Ranch in teacher Tarah Davis' art classes.
It was a week to remember. By the end of it all, 28 dentists and oral surgeons from all over the world had completed 1,550 surgeries on hundreds of underprivileged patients in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.
Life on New Park Avenue in the town of Palmers Green was fairly conventional for a family in the upper end of the lower class.