It must be nice to be a federal judge and play God with people's lives. Yes - play God.
The articles in The Signal about "the people" being upset and furious about Proposition 8 should remember when the majority also passed a proposition that called for the language in California to be English.
Last week, we helped sponsor a barbecue for a group of French students and their chaperones. The gathering was over by 11 p.m. since they were on a tight schedule.
Kudos to Steve Lunetta for his Aug. 16 column, "That's it, I give up."
A lovely, City of Lights-themed soirée recently paid tribute to prominent community members who support the American Cancer Society.
The Rotary Club of Santa Clarita Valley will dedicate a section of its community garden to local fallen veterans on Wednesday, Aug. 25.
College of the Canyons caps off its 37th Annual Cross Country Summer Series Thursday night at Cougar Stadium.
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A 37-year-old Lancaster man was seriously injured Tuesday when his car crashed into the back of a gasoline tanker on Highway 14 north of Escondido Canyon Road in Acton.
Recording artist and saxophonist Michael Lington will perform with headliner Michael Bolton at the Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center at College of the Canyons on Saturday, Aug. 21.
The city of Santa Clarita invites the public to meet Paul Becker, the new Sheriff's Captain at an open house event on Thursday, August 19 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. on the first floor of the Century Room at City Hall, 23920 Valencia Boulevard, 91355.
On Saturday, Aug. 21, Higher Level Productions will put on a concert at the Santa Clarita Sports Complex for all ages. Tickets are $8 with the flyer and $10 without. Doors open at 5:45 p.m. and live shows from the following:
Wellington, New Zealand - Steve Williams doesn't believe his job as Tiger Woods' caddie is under any threat, despite media speculation about their 11-year association and concern over the champion golfer's form.
Kevin D. Korenthal, a candidate for Castaic Lake Water Agency (CLWA) Board of Directors, announced today that he has received the endorsement of the Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association Political Action Committee.
ROME (AP) - Claudio Abbado, a star in the great generation of Italian conductors who was revered by musicians in the world's leading orchestras for developing a strong rapport with them while still allowing them their independence, died Monday. He was 80.
ST. LOUIS (AP) - A walk down the 6-mile city street named for the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. yields plenty of images that would surely unsettle the civil rights leader: shuttered storefronts, open-air drug markets and a glut of pawn shops, quickie check-cashing providers and liquor stores.
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People waiting to get New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's last pound of flesh may have a long wait, and not for the obvious reason.
There was a lot to talk about when House Speaker John Boehner appeared before reporters recently for the first time since the holiday break. There are continuing fights over Obamacare. Immigration reform. Appropriations bills. The debt ceiling. The Democratic push for the president's "inequality agenda."
Police charged a boy with aggravated assault and related crimes on Saturday in connection with a shooting that wounded two students inside a Philadelphia high school gymnasium, but released a second boy from custody without charging him.
The Master's College men's and women's basketball team opened conference play with strong starts, while Mustang baseball swept Simpson University in the squad's season-opening series.
DENVER (AP) - Peyton Manning stuffed the football into his helmet and handed it to an equipment man for safekeeping.
SEATTLE (AP) - Russell Wilson threw a 35-yard touchdown pass on fourth down and Seattle's top-ranked defense forced two late turnovers, lifting the Seahawks into their second Super Bowl with a 23-17 victory over the San Francisco 49ers for the NFC championship Sunday.
WASHINGTON (AP) - A chief element of President Barack Obama's attempt to overhaul U.S. surveillance will not work, leaders of Congress' intelligence committees said Sunday, pushing back against the idea that the government should cede control of how Americans' phone records are stored.
MOSCOW (AP) - Russian President Vladimir Putin has offered new assurances to gay athletes and fans attending the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics next month. Yet he defended Russia's anti-gay law by equating gays with pedophiles and said Russia needs to "cleanse" itself of homosexuality if it wants to increase its birth rate.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Hundreds of bills that failed to pass the Legislature last year face an end-of-the-month deadline to gain initial support, including measures affecting gun owners, the oil industry and farm laborers.
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama's orders to change some U.S. surveillance practices put the burden on Congress to deal with a national security controversy that has alarmed Americans and outraged foreign allies. Yet he avoided major action on the practice of sweeping up billions of phone, email and text messages from across the globe.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The opening of Postal Service retail centers in dozens of Staples stores around the country is being met with threats of protests and boycotts by the agency's unions.