Thank you to The Signal for its wonderful article recently about Efren Galindo and the Newhall Community Center ("New approach for cleaning up neighborhoods," Feb. 3).
As Americans, we are blessed with the privilege of free and democratic elections without coercion or fear.
This past month we lost a fitness icon, Jack LaLanne. LaLanne was ahead of his time with some of his teachings.
The 2011 Amgen Tour of California professional cycling race revealed its route details last week, listing the city of Santa Clarita as one of 15 host cities and the starting location for the eighth and final stage, set for May 22 at the Valencia Town Center.
The Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station is losing an exemplary figure of volunteer service this month. Santa Clarita resident Ric Bisarra has served the Santa Clarita Valley for the past seven years and is now leaving to serve his country.
After being closed for renovations for the past 10 months, the Canyon Country Jo Anne Darcy Library is ready to re-open its doors to the public on Tuesday.
In two separate cases yesterday, deputies from the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station arrested four suspected drug dealers from Saugus, Newhall and Santa Rosa.
Stormy weather brought stormy driving to the Santa Clarita Valley's roadways Wednesday morning, law enforcement officials said.
Santa Clarita Christian boys basketball defeated Nuview Bridge of Nuevo 61-35 at home in the first round of the CIF-Southern Division VIAA playoffs.
Sprouts Farmers Market and Henry's Farmers Market, two companies originally founded by the Boney Family but whom have operated under separate owners for almost a decade, announced Wednesday the two stores will join forces and operate under the Sprouts Farmers Market name.
Animal shelter fundraiser
The U.S. Forest Service is holding a career fair for fire fighting and forestry management from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday.
I would like to set the record straight regarding a recent column by Lynne Plambeck, which appeared in the Feb. 3 Signal: "Water plan needs closer examination."
Like most guys his age, 24-year-old Michael Landis settled in with a group of friends recently to watch the Super Bowl.
If you are a new resident of the Santa Clarita Valley, you may not know about Whittaker-Bermite, a contaminated 996-acre site in the center of the city of Santa Clarita, south of Saugus Speedway on Soledad Canyon Road. The site is sometimes referred to as the hole in the donut, due to its centralized location in the SCV.
Regarding Gary Curtis's Dec. 6 letter to the editor, "Consequences of abortion": Words almost fail me, Mr. Curtis.
I have a couple of uncles I would rather forget, but I will admit they exist and I have met them.
Stay Green Inc. Landscaping company brought home four 2013 awards from the California Landscape Contractors Association.
Homebuilder Lennar Corporation was awarded $1 billion in damages against California developer Nicolas Marsch III and his company, Briarwood Capital LLC, a Lennar spokesperson said.
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