Kevin Buck ("Mid mid-term political musings," The Signal, Dec. 15) emblematized liberals' gossamer grasp of facts and economics.
About Berta González-Harper's question ("Do we really need more like Boydston?" Dec. 4):
Congratulations all taxpayers! Each of us, from every state, will now be paying for the health care (Medicaid) of Nebraskans and Louisianans.
The 2008 season marked the seventh time in the previous eight years that the Valencia boys' volleyball team was in a CIF championship game.
It's normal to tire from housework and business activities or social obligations, but most people with Alzheimer's disease become very moody.
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I must express my extreme disappointment with The Signal's overreaction to permanently dismiss conservative commentary writer Lynn Vakay from writing any future articles due to her failure to properly acknowledge the source of her most recent commentary.
California Highway Patrol took a drunk driver, with several warrants, into custody Saturday evening, said Sgt. Matthew Hill. CHP officers initiated a felony stop in a Stevenson Ranch parking lot after they received a report of a drunk driver on Interstate-5.
The Saugus Swap Meet will collect clean, reusable coats through January to donate to the San Fernando Valley Rescue Mission and the Santa Clarita Valley Emergency Winter Shelter.
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After having attended Congressman Howard "Buck" McKeon's health care town hall meeting and witnessing some of the incredible disdain for health insurance reformation, I felt it necessary to ask a critical question that has yet to be uncovered by any news media I have witnessed to date.
In an editorial published back East in August 1997, I urged Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to resign.
The ninety homeless residents of The Brittany Foundation, a no-kill dog rescue in Agua Dulce, were the first four-legged recipients of Whole Foods Market Valencia's Sixth Annual Heart of the Holidays donation drive held on Saturday, Dec. 19.
Between drunk - or impaired - driving and distracted driving such as with cell phones and texting, there is no shortage of traffic collisions on our freeways and roadways. And yes, buzzed driving is drunk driving, so don't go there.
A six-member L.A. congressional delegation tried to hit one out of the park this week in the long-simmering debate over TV access to Dodger games, but the effort ran afoul of the DirecTV team.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Police say they have arrested a man wanted in the slaying of the aunt of Los Angeles Clippers forward Matt Barnes.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - San Francisco police say a pedestrian was critically injured when a stolen minivan fled from police, ran a red light and crashed into a taxi cab.
KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK, Calif. (AP) - A 13-year-old boy who got separated from his group while hiking at Kings Canyon National Park in Central California has been found.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - An arraignment has been postponed for four teens charged with murder in the fatal beating of a University of Southern California graduate student from China.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A broken water main near the UCLA campus spewed water some 30 feet in the air Tuesday, stranding cars and people in underground parking structures and covering parts of campus in ankle-deep water, including the athletic field and the outside of Pauley Pavilion, the school's famed basketball arena.
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) - A California man who disappeared after refusing treatment for tuberculosis, which can be contagious and spreads by coughing or sneezing, was found and arrested on charges of refusing to comply with health officials, a prosecutor said Tuesday.
Parents want their children to grow up happy, healthy and perfect. There's nothing wrong with that, of course, unless it means putting unfair expectations on children or not holding them accountable for their actions. And while all parents try their best to make sure their children have good childhoods, aren't overindulged and have appropriate amounts of discipline and rewards no one is perfect. Parents will make mistakes (I know, I have) and they'll learn how to be better as time goes by. (Ever notice how differently parents tend to raise youngest children as opposed to oldest children ...
Last week, the following Part 1 crime occurred in Zone 3 Stevenson Ranch:
WASHINGTON (AP) - The price is sky-high, but so is demand. A new $1,000-per-pill drug has become the treatment of choice for Americans with hepatitis C, a liver-wasting disease that affects more than 3 million.
County supervisors agreed Tuesday to set aside money that will go toward buying property to be used as a wildlife corridor in Agua Dulce.
OXNARD, Calif. (AP) - The Dallas Cowboys are taking it easy with Tony Romo's back.
MEXICO CITY (AP) - California Gov. Jerry Brown turned his focus to education and energy Tuesday on the second day of a trip to Mexico, but talk about immigration reform remained high on his agenda.
NEW YORK (AP) - The little blue bird is flying high. Stronger-than-expected financial results pushed Twitter's stock sharply higher on Tuesday after the short messaging service said its revenue more than doubled in the second quarter.
Biologic drugmaker Amgen said Tuesday that it will lay off 12 percent to 15 percent of its worldwide workforce and close four sites, even as it reported very strong second-quarter results that trounced Wall Street expectations.