Yes, it can be said that there were too many cars parked too close together and too many people at the annual car show at the Saugus Speedway, but it was still the greatest show in our valley.
In response to David Hegg's "Time to take stock of drive-thru lifestyle," Oct. 31: Stephen Covey, author of "The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People," states it best: "Do you ever consider how ridiculous it would be to try to cram on a farm - to forget to plant in the spring, play all summer, and then cram in the fall to bring in the harvest?
Let's let all Bush-era tax cuts expire. This will reverse the deficit and start paying down the debt in four years. Sure, I'll feel a little discomfort, but it's worth it to get the country out of the red.
Sunday, Nov. 7
Santa Clarita Valley Rose Society hosts 17th annual Rose Show at Hart Park
With seven mercy rule wins this season, the Santa Clarita Christian football team has only been pushed once, and it ended in a loss.
Sharon Tuck and Patrick Lanphere met at the Culver City Rollerdrome in 1956.
Robert and Rosaura Ellis, of Newhall, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter Vanessa Ellis to Sean Ginn, of Santa Monica.
More than 150 shelter dogs and cats found homes during the 10th annual Bow-Wows & Meows Pet Fair held recently at Newhall's William S. Hart Park.
"Extra!! Extra!! Incumbents still incredibly safe all over Southern California!"
We should worry about the quality of education in this country. We seem to be slipping into an educational Third World where education is not a priority and educated people are denigrated and called elite.
Los Angeles-based acoustic duo Crimson Crowbar will headline a benefit concert on Friday, Nov. 12, from 6:30 p.m. to midnight at the Canyon Theatre Guild.
West Coast alumni of Brooklyn Boys High in New York will salute a 25-year Valencia resident, retired educator Bob Neuman, class of 1955, as "Man of the Year" at a luncheon on Sunday, Nov. 14, at Sportsmen's Lodge in Studio City.
Interested grads of the school and friends are invited. Contact the organizer, Irwin Zucker, at (323) 461-3921.
Here are the results of The-Signal.com's latest Reader Meter poll.
Castaic Area Town Council elections
Members said farewell to an outgoing chairman, and hello to the 2014 chairman of the board of directors at the Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce's 90th annual installation ceremonies Friday night.
When you think of California do words like innovative, leading-edge and trendy come to mind? A place where new ideas first take root before they become woven into the very fabric of the national culture and industrial base before becoming recognized around the world as being uniquely "American". If so, you may be surprised to learn that in one area, the critical business process of selecting and hiring new employees, California is lagging behind the rest of the country.
Energizer Bunnies keep going and going and going – and for a time, it looked like Buck McKeon would be equally perpetual in motion to those furry little drumbeaters. The man is after all, 75, and still beating war drums while running circles around most of us. Yet now it seems that both Buck the man, and his underlying message of perpetual militarism may be running down, with time well deserved for some R and R away from the military industrial complex.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - It's been so much fun winning their past seven games, the Columbus Blue Jackets don't want to quit now.
The Hart Indians boys basketball team is tough to beat.
Works of beloved comedian Charley Chase and Betty Compson lead the way with these older films and TV movies now on DVD for the first time. (Available online at warnerarchive.com)
SALT LAKE CITY - When son Lucas Irwin couldn't come home during summer break from college, Susan and Jeff Irwin were disappointed but understanding. But they didn't know it was all part of Irwin's plan to give them an unforgettable Christmas present revealing his 130-pound weight loss.
Recent graduates may not be ready for the workforce for a reason increasingly common in the 21st century: soft skills, or the lack thereof. According to USA Today, businesses say potential employees "lack the proper business skills and other professional abilities that will help make them good employees."
A Saugus woman has turned herself in concerning a hit and run that happened more than a year and a half ago.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Three men have been charged in federal court with illegally setting a campfire that erupted into a wildfire and burned five homes in the Southern California mountains.
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - Gov. Chris Christie sought to turn back the clock as he was sworn into a second term Tuesday, saying voters gave him a mandate in November to "stay the course" and put aside partisan differences, even as Democrats ramped up an investigation into whether his administration abused its power.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Officials with California's health insurance exchange Tuesday said about 625,000 people have signed up for an individual or family policy under the federal health care reforms, but enrollments for Latinos and younger people continue to lag expectations.
More than 72,000 users on Instagram follow one of the latest Internet trends, full of participants who, for the most part, have been able to remain anonymous. "Tips for Jesus" is a campaign that gives generous amounts of money to waiters and waitresses across the country, and on Tuesday night it struck again in San Fransisco.
A new survey by the Pew Research Center shows that e-reading is on the rise as more people buy e-reader devices.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Bobby Shriver, the former Santa Monica mayor and the nephew of President John F. Kennedy, has entered the race for Los Angeles County supervisor.