I read the sorry news that College of the Canyons is cutting $4 million from its budget ("COC cuts nearly $4M from budget," Oct. 15).
"Boxer has earned her senator title," Patricia Sulpizio tells us, "This column lacks space to list Sen. Boxer's achievements and the reasons she has earned Californians' votes."
I have met and listened to both Ed Colley and Kevin Korenthal regarding their ideas for the Castaic Lake Water Agency.
Flu season: It's back!
Jennifer Weber and her three children stopped at one of the numerous fruit and vegetable booths of the Old Town Newhall Farmers' Market this week and bought some oranges.
A 15-year-old boy was run over by a trailer during the Heritage Haunt event Friday night in Newhall, sheriff's officials said Saturday.
In collaboration with Westfield Valencia Town Center, the Santa Clarita WorkSource Center will host a job recruitment event on Thursday, Oct. 28 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. for new stores opening at Westfield Valencia Town Center's Shops at the Patios.
Here are the results of The-Signal.com's latest Reader Meter poll.
As of Sept. 30, preliminary crime data shows that criminal homicides in sheriff's patrol areas have decreased by 15.09 percent, compared to the same year-to-date period last year (160 homicides last year compared to 134 this year).
The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will close the following lanes, ramps, and connectors of the Antelope Valley Freeway (SR-14), the Foothill Freeway (I-210) and the Golden State Freeway (I-5) as part of a $161-million improvement project to construct High Occupancy Vehicle (HOV or carpool) lanes and a direct HOV lane connector at the I-5/SR-14 interchange.
Six Flags Magic Mountain, in celebration of 40 years of thrill ride innovation, announced an unprecedented year of capital expansions with three new roller coaster experiences slated for the Valencia theme park in 2011.
Hart District High School Students Connect To Success
More than 17,000 voter registration forms were collected by the office during the Close of Registration period on Monday, Oct. 18.
Our non-profit organization, the Santa Clarita Youth Sports Association (SCYSA) Wildcats, with the insight of Coach John Torres launched our inaugural Boys U-9 Developmental Lacrosse program recently.
Santa Clarita-based Troop Real Estate, Inc. Realtor, Becky Sill, is preparing to train a team of Track athletes for the Special Olympics World Games planned for 2015.
Saugus resident, Alex Rogeo, a 23-year old female drag racer and business owner is trying to make her dream of national level NHRA (National Hot Rod Association) racing come true.
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Is there any mainstream religion that does not forbid homosexuality?
On April 8, citizens of Santa Clarita will have the opportunity to elect GLORIA MERCADO FORTINE to our City Council. I have known Gloria and members of her family for more than 40 years. In my opinion, she is the exact type of person our City needs at this time!
Editor's note: The following letter was directed to Santa Clarita City Council candidates.
I was thinking: Why do we have to cut down on our water usage by 20 percent while the city tears up the center dividers and plants more trees, flowers and bushes?
I remember seeing a poster somewhere proclaiming "Readers are Leaders." Certainly the basic truth here is evident, but I greatly fear there is need for some additional specificity. I'd vote for expanding it to say "Readers who read the right things are leaders."
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Give someone a $10,000 house painting gift in A. Allbright's ninth annual Paint It Forward charity event.
Xi Nu Zeta's Lasagna Dinner fundraiser was held in the fellowship hall at Our Lady of Perpetual Help on Feb. 22 for the SCV scholarship fund.
We thought we'd kick it up a notch this week and invite anyone with a pet peeve to share it with us – respectfully of course – and, hopefully with generous sprinkles of humor.
If you are one of the growing number of people who do your banking using your cellphone, be aware that thieves are working hard to steal your money.