What is with Paul Henry Sibek and his repeated references to "non-critical thinkers" in his frequent attacks on Republicans and conservatives ("Palin/Paul," June 10)? Surely, he must consider himself and his ilk to be "critical thinkers," and they certainly are.
On May 7, I sent you a letter ("Irresponsible headline," April 20) about your headline "Santa Clarita ranked one of richest cities" (April 12).
So the Republicans want to eliminate the Environmental Protection Agency. Great, now we can burn all that "clean coal" and drill, baby, drill. They also want to eliminate the Department of Education so we can all be as dumb as they are. Thank goodness for the elite Ivy Leaguers and critical thinkers with three-digit IQs to protect them from themselves.
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.
June 23 For one day only, Salon Glo and Kerastase are inviting the community to come in for a complimentary Kerastase conditioning hair treatment and blow dry (value $70), donations of $10 or more to the nonprofit organization Locks of Love are suggested but not mandatory, 10 a.m.-7 p.m., Salon Glo, 23961 Newhall Ranch Road, Valencia. RSVP: (661) 799-9300. June 25 Texas Hold 'Em tournament with dinner and auction to benefit Valencia High School Girls ...
Discount tickets to Hurricane Harbor The Sunrise Rotary Club will offer $15 discount tic-kets to Hurricane Harbor for use between May 29-July 5. Nonprofits can purchase tickets for $13 to resell at $15. Info: Bob (661) 250-1023, Frank (661) 294-1010 or Liz (661) 253-1026. The Lost Patrol support group Serving Vietnam-era veterans and their families in the Santa Clarita, San Fernando, Simi and Antelope valleys, support group, 10:10 a.m. third Sunday of each month, Marie ...
MOMS Club of Canyon Country South held another successful fundraiser for the Santa Clarita Valley Domestic Violence Shelter this year.
Betty Ferguson Foundation has selected Jacquie Petersen as its Woman of Honor for 2010. This honor is bestowed upon her in appreciation and recognition of her service as a philanthropist and visionary within our community. Petersen's achievements have provided an unparalleled example for women throughout the Santa Clarita Valley and beyond. Her dedication, hard work and tireless effort to bring high quality opportunities to Santa Clarita Valley residents has been remarkable. The Woman of Honor ...
Neshia of Valencia will sing at a live acoustic set on Saturday, June 19, at 7 p.m. in the Foundation Room at the House of Blues in Hollywood.
Here are the results of The-Signal.com's latest Reader Meter poll. The-Signal.com visitors cast a total of 267 votes from late afternoon Saturday, June 12 to afternoon Saturday, June 19, 2010. Question: "Do you care about the World Cup?" * Religiously (34 votes) * Only somewhat (64 votes) * No give me the good ol' NFL (169 votes) Click here to vote in The-Signal.com's current Reader Meter poll, in which the question is: "Was Frank ...
The Feaver, Zebra TV and Johnny Strat will play a free concert at the Santa Clarita Skate Park on Saturday, June 12 from noon to 3 p.m.
The Los Angeles County Department of Parks and Recreation at William S. Hart Park presents "Walking for Health," an upcoming program that is part of its 2010 Healthy Parks Initiative. The program is from 9:15-10:45 a.m on Wednesdays and Fridays.
Santa Clarita will host a free Enterprise Zone breakfast workshop at the Santa Clarita Transit Facility Center from 9-10 a.m. Wednesday.
School is out and summer is in full swing for students eager to enjoy the fun and sun of summer activities. While most teens and preteens have mapped out the daily routine of their entire summer break, the preschool set and their parents need a bit of assistance and in planning the schedules. The city of Santa Clarita offers countless activities for the little ones all summer long.
Dr. Edward Pechter, a noted Santa Clarita Valley plastic surgeon and philanthropist, died this week in his home, just days before he was scheduled to travel abroad with his longtime companion and friend.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - Reserves Darren Collison and Jamal Crawford scored 15 points each and the Los Angeles Clippers used a strong second half to beat the Memphis Grizzlies 101-81 on Thursday night.
An 18-year old man has been arrested after allegedly stealing a part of a 2005 Porsche Carrera GT that was wrecked following a crash that left both Valencia businessman Roger Rodas and actor Paul Walker dead last weekend, according to the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station.
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With thousands of people pledging to turn out Sunday for a memorial to honor Santa Clarita Valley resident and business owner Roger Rodas and actor Paul Walker, who died in a car crash in Valencia last weekend, a local church has offered up its parking lot to accommodate some of the crowd.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - The state parks department has a new warehouse for its collection of historical artifacts, and the building will soon be open to the public.
SANTA CLARITA - Sheriff's deputies responded to the Target department store in Valencia about noon Thursday on initial reports of a burglary.
It's on, scheduled in Newhall this Saturday, a chance for local kids and their families to explore, play, see, create and hear about the arts and literacy in the Santa Clarita Valley and beyond.
The Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Department and the City of Santa Clarita recommend the public avoid the Rye Canyon Business Park if at all possible on Sunday, December 8, 2013 in anticipation of a reported public memorial for actor Paul Walker and Roger Rodas. Ongoing parking restrictions and lane closures will remain in place and will be enforced.
SANTA CLARITA - About 4,000 children's social workers for Los Angeles County were on strike Thursday after contract talks broke down over the timing of a pay raise and the number of caseloads the workers must handle, union officials said.
JOHANNESBURG (AP) - Nelson Mandela was a master of forgiveness. South Africa's first black president spent nearly one-third of his life as a prisoner of apartheid, the system of white racist rule that he described as evil, yet he sought to win over its defeated guardians in a relatively peaceful transition of power that inspired the world.
KUNA, Idaho (AP) - A dump truck collided with a school bus Thursday at a rural southwestern Idaho intersection, killing an 11-year-old boy and injuring four other children.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A lawyer for Amanda Bynes says the actress has left an inpatient mental health treatment facility and is back with her parents.
BRISTOL, Conn. (AP) - Serious news has bumped fictional anchorman Ron Burgundy off "SportsCenter."
NEW YORK (AP) - Tramps like us, baby we were born to bid.
The Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station has again launched its Annual Toy Drive for local underprivileged children, as it has for more than 20 years, station officials announced this week.