The following essays were submitted by fifth-grade students from Live Oak Elementary School.
The Small Business Development Center, in conjunction with Small Business California, is conducting an annual survey of all California small businesses.
The Bank of Santa Clarita reported its net earnings for 2010 totaled $569,000 as compared to $609,000 for 2009, noting increasing core earnings, with pre-tax or core earnings for 2010 totaling $267,000, as compared to $58,000 for 2009.
Today, Americans, and specifically Californians, are being inundated with information from Washington and Sacramento of who, what or how to solve the problem of deficits in our state and nation.
Sheriff's deputies found a woman in Santa Clarita who was allegedly kidnapped Saturday in Palmdale by the estranged father of her child.
The second annual Holiday Hat Drive organized by Eternal Valley Memorial Park and Mortuary netted - or rather, knitted - 500 hats for children with cancer.
The city of Santa Clarita and Newhall merchants have high hopes that a new library there will help boost business.
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ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Forget Lombardi on Broadway. Green Bay has the newest Super Bowl hit: Aaron Rodgers.
I was surprised and disappointed on Sunday morning when I read The Signal's endorsement for the special election in the 17th State Senate District.
Equilibrium: A condition in which all acting influences are canceled by others, resulting in a stable, balanced or unchanging system. - Free Online Dictionary.
In the Feb. 15 special election for the state's 17th Senatorial District seat, we urge you to vote to for Republican Sharon Runner.
A recent survey stated that the single biggest challenge business owners face today is getting new business. Put another way, the issue is growing top-line revenue through the acquisition of new clients.
Adelante! Let's go!
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama will work with Congress where he can and circumvent lawmakers where he must, his top advisers warned Sunday in previewing Tuesday's State of the Union speech.
WASHINGTON (AP) - In a first, working-age people now make up the majority in U.S. households that rely on food stamps - a switch from a few years ago, when children and the elderly were the main recipients.
Zone 5-Valencia had twenty Part-1 Crimes reported during the past week which has been the highest number of reported incidents this year. The criminal incidents included residential/vehicle burglaries, theft from unlocked vehicles, and shoplifting from local businesses.
CHICAGO (AP) - An unusual weather pattern driving bitterly cold air from the Arctic Circle south across a huge swath of the Midwest is expected to send temperatures plummeting Monday from Minneapolis to Louisville, Ky., the latest punch from a winter that is in some areas shaping up as one of the coldest on record.
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - The family of a brain-dead, pregnant Texas woman said Sunday afternoon that she has been removed from life support following a judge's ruling that a Fort Worth hospital was misapplying state law in the case.
GENEVA (AP) - Women and children trapped in a Syrian city under government siege will be permitted to leave as soon as Sunday under a deal that marked the first tangible - if limited - sign of progress in peace talks.
COLUMBIA, Md. (AP) - The gunman who shot and killed two people at a Maryland mall was a 19-year-old man from suburban Washington, police said Sunday, but it remained unclear whether he was personally acquainted with his victims.
Israeli official: Palestine should allow settlers
NEW YORK (AP) - Strangers who helped try to find an autistic New York City teen who walked out of his school and disappeared joined his family and friends Saturday for his funeral, somberly marking the tragic end of their three-month search.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Alfonso Cuaron was awarded the top film honor from the Directors Guild of America for "Gravity" on Saturday night, giving the lost-in-space saga an edge on the journey to the Academy Awards.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Struggling to generate second-term momentum, President Barack Obama will use Tuesday's State of the Union address to announce new executive actions on job training and retirement security, while prodding a divided Congress to work harder on expanding economic mobility for middle class Americans.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Many thousands of anti-abortion protesters from across California marched through downtown San Francisco on Saturday, calling for restrictions on a medical procedure that was legalized more than 40 years ago.
The campaigns for the Santa Clarita City Council and the 25th Congressional District are kicking into a higher gear.
In recognition of Valentine's Day – we thought there might be some great love stories out there that people might be willing to share.
While the proverbial advice to "take each day as it comes" has some validity, it also masks the dangerous assumption that the choices we make today won't have consequential carry-over tomorrow. In fact, while it is both harmful and a waste of time to worry about the unknowns of the future, it is always wise to consider what effect my decisions today will have on the options available to me later.