Picture, if you will, the Santa Clarita Valley in 1974.
The editorial "No one said this would be easy," (Jan. 10) is correct that the decision to close a school should not be easy.
Morality in Media has published new evidence that exposure to adult hardcore pornography on the Internet can adversely affect children's sexual behavior and attitudes about sex. They suggest such exposure is a form of child abuse.
Jonathan Kraut's column ("Looking ahead with hindsight," Jan. 12) was truly hilarious. I simply have to respond.
Bleary eyed and weak from lack of sleep, I am writing with a plea to my neighbors.
In the aftermath of the recent "Plagiarismgate" the editors of The Signal promised us to be more prudent and diligent with future columns. Has this promise already slipped like a New Year's resolution?
President Barack Obama emphatically promised those making less than $250,000 a year they would see no tax increases of any kind.
Nicole Larkins and Matthew Hank were joined in marriage April 4, 2009 at the Tournament Players Club in Valencia.
All births below were recorded at Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital in Valencia, unless otherwise noted. Parents can submit jpeg photos and announcement information to Lifestyle@the-signal.com - subject line: BIRTH.
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"New Year, New You" is the topic for a workshop on life success and goal-setting scheduled for Saturday, Jan. 30, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The seminar will meet in the community room at Jo Anne Darcy Canyon Country Library located at 18601 Soledad Canyon Rd. The program is part of the LifeForward workshop series sponsored by Zonta Club of SCV and is open to the public free of charge.
LOS ANGELES COUNTY - To prepare for forecast winter storms that could produce up to eight inches of rain this week in areas affected by recent fires, Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich encourages residents in hillside communities and fire-impacted areas to take precautions now.
The Los Angeles County Department of Public Works' 24-hour toll-free hotline, (800) 214-4020, provides homeowners with engineering advice and recommendations on how to prevent damage utilizing sandbags, k-rails, and deflection walls to protect individual properties. Sandbags are available at all Los Angeles County Fire Stations.
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.
It was Saturday afternoon and we were anchored about three hundred yards off Santa Cruz Island in the Channel Islands, 12 miles west of Ventura, California – also known as the American Galapagos.
Two months after a congressional subcommittee determined it needs a cost estimate before considering a bill to block a mega-mine in Santa Clarita; the request to conduct the estimate hasn't been made. Residents and the city have been fighting the proposed Canyon Country mine for more than two decades – yet, ironically, not all residents are opposed. The Signal chronicled the latest update on the mine in its Jan. 19th story titled "Another Cemex stall?" [http://www.signalscv.com/section/36/article/112730/ ]
TORONTO (AP) - Jamal Crawford wondered whether he might produce another 50-point game. In the end, Terrence Ross got one instead.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Corey Perry and Matt Beleskey scored first-period goals, and the Anaheim Ducks beat the Los Angeles Kings 3-0 at Dodger Stadium on Saturday night in the NHL's first warm-weather outdoor game.
The Master's College men's basketball team lost in paint, as three Biola University post players scored in double-figures en route to an 80-66 Eagle win at The Master's College Saturday Night.
A recent campaign of beer commercials has fun with superstitious, obnoxious football fans and how their friends tolerate them if it results in their team winning.
A batch of interesting new movies has been released on DVD and Blu-ray this week, led by "Captain Phillips," which may cause you to scratch your head over why Tom Hanks was snubbed by the Oscars last week.
COLUMBIA, Md. (AP) - A man carrying a shotgun opened fire at a busy shopping mall in suburban Baltimore on Saturday, sending store employees and customers scrambling for cover. Police said three people died, including the person believed to be the shooter. Five people were injured.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A record 17.9 million foreign travelers passed through Los Angeles International Airport last year as the economy improved.