First Place Being a good citizen at home and school may take more effort, but the rewards will be worth it. The rewards you get won't be something you can hold or use, but they will be the feeling that you did something good. Volunteering at local soup kitchens or homeless shelters is a great way to help others that can't help themselves. Another way you can help your community is by doing small things ...
My feelings about City Councilman Bob Kellar is that he hit the nail on the head. I say the Pledge of Allegiance when asked, and it does not state Jesus, Allah, Shinto, Hindi or Buddha, it states "under God." Furthermore, I am an American. Not Irish-German-American, African-American, Mexican-American, Armenian-American, Dutch-American, Pole, Czech, Jew, Haitian, Cuban or any other person whom is taking advantage of the things this country has to offer. I am also an ...
I hope it is not too late to say what a wonderful column Gary Horton wrote ("Not too late to give thanks," Jan. 13)
David Warburton ("We cannot ignore health care reform," The Signal, Feb. 2) doesn't understand why anyone rejects the government stealing from some Americans in order to pay for other Americans' health care.
Students at Peachland Elementary School are making discoveries about the world of science in a whole new way with the addition of a state-of-the-art science laboratory on campus.
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Reading the current headlines, surfing political sites on the Internet or listening to the television and talk radio pontificators' opinions on the present state of our nation and the republic for which it stands, one gets the impression that we are once again on the eve of destruction.
At the beginning of the New Year, it is a time when millions of us turn his or her best intentions into New Year's resolutions.
YORBA LINDA, Calif. -- Presidents' Day will be celebrated at the Richard Nixon Presidential Library on Monday, Feb. 15 with a compelling free special event featuring a distinctive panel of veteran White House Oval Office staff who created the model for managing of the President's time - a model that has been used by all Presidents since.
HOLLYWOOD, Calif. -- Oscar-winning director Martin Scorsese has started 2010 with a bang - first with being presented the Cecil B. DeMille Award at the Jan. 17 Golden Globe Awards by his long-time collaborating actors Robert De Niro and Leonardo DiCaprio, and now with receiving five nominations for the 2010 Green Globe Film Awards.
LOS ANGELES -- LACMA (Los Angeles County Museum of Art) presents Renoir in the 20th Century, an exhibition focusing on the last three decades of Pierre-Auguste Renoir's career, until his death in 1919.
The Shen Yun Performing Arts troop is performing classical Chinese dance and music now in Los Angeles at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion.
The Saugus Union School District will host informational meetings for parents interested in enrolling their children at West Creek Academy in the fall.
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) - Snow is still being trucked and flown in to Cypress Mountain in an effort to get the Olympic venues ready for the Vancouver Games, which open Friday. The first event scheduled for Cypress Mountain is women's moguls qualifying on Saturday, with the finals to be raced later that day.
The city plans to host its free monthly job fair Tuesday. "In light of the current economy and unemployment rate, job-seekers face a highly competitive environment when searching for employment," Mayor Laurene Weste said in a statement. "The city hosts its monthly Job Fair to help give local job-seekers a leg up on the competition by offering a direct connection to local employers looking to fill open positions." The event, hosted jointly by the city ...
MONTREAL (AP) - Rookie Martin Jones is already making Los Angeles Kings' history.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Goran Dragic scored 31 points and the Phoenix Suns beat the Lakers 114-108 Tuesday night, keeping Los Angeles winless with Kobe Bryant back in the lineup.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Shedding gridlock, key members of Congress reached a modest budget agreement Tuesday to restore about $63 billion in automatic spending cuts from programs ranging from parks to the Pentagon and eliminate the threat of another partial government shutdown early next year.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - An avalanche that was caught on video dragged a backcountry skier into a Utah ravine and buried her in snow, but the woman survived because she deployed a special air bag and other skiers were able to quickly dig her out, witnesses said Tuesday.
RENO, Nev. (AP) - Two adults and four children who were stranded in sub-zero temperatures in a Nevada mountain range for nearly 48 hours were found alive and well on Tuesday by search crews, authorities said.
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - Kaiser Permanente has warned 49,000 patients that a computer flash drive containing some of their private details has gone missing from the Anaheim Medical Center.
DETROIT (AP) - Mary Barra has spent the past three years as General Motors' product chief, making cars that drive better, last longer and look good in showrooms.
California water officials have released a draft of a $24.7 billion plan to restore the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta, in part by building two 30-mile underground tunnels to ensure stable water delivery to millions of Californians.
MIDLAND, Mich. (AP) - Where does Santa Claus learn to chortle "Ho, ho, ho!" and listen to the wishes of children all over the world?
JOHANNESBURG (AP) - President Barack Obama shook hands with Cuban President Raul Castro Tuesday at a memorial service for Nelson Mandela, a simple gesture that signaled possible thawing between the leaders of two Cold War foes.
This holiday season, Police, Sheriff and CHP will be out in force
BANGKOK (AP) - The head of Thailand's protest movement on Tuesday extended his extraordinary claims to holding power over government activities, issuing orders to officials over whom he has no legal or actual authority.
GENEVA (AP) - Armed conflicts killed at least 95,000 people and wounded hundreds of thousands more last year but few of them led to any punishment for war crimes because the laws are unclear, a Swiss-based think tank said Tuesday.
MOORPARK (AP) - Crews are dealing with an onslaught of Santa Ana Winds as they work to keep flames from a wildfire away from homes in Ventura County.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A power outage caused by a vehicle accident has caused traffic problems outside Los Angeles International Airport, but the airport itself continues to operate.