The default position is: elbow tucked against your side and bent at a 45-degree angle, wrist with smart phone in hand also at a 45-degree angle, head tilted to parallel the hand.
I am writing in response to Kevin Buck's Feb. 11 column in The Signal ("Obama Derangement Syndrome") in which he condemns the questioning of President Obama as nothing more than conspiracy theories and ginned-up scandals, often motivated by pure hatred.
California's Central Valley farmers are facing some of the worst drought conditions they have ever seen.
If I seem a little grouchy there's a reason. My wife and I have embarked on a 28-day food intake program (read: diet!) that has one simple, basic rule: If it tastes good, spit it out!
Or, so said German philosopher, cultural critic, poet and composer Friedrich Nietzsche.
Editor's Note: The Signal previously published Jeanne Wray's memories of Pearl Harbor, and the jubilation she experienced as a child, with her aunt, on the streets of Hollywood when peace was declared years later.
The Castaic Lions Club is holding its Student Speaker Contest at the Castaic Middle School on Tuesday, Feb. 18 at 6 p.m.
Fourteen years ago a creative writing class formed at the senior center in Newhall. Six senior writers made up that group and over the years others joined them. They weren't all seniors.
An assembly to unveil our new playground on the Sulphur Springs playground was held Feb. 3.
The first visitor in the ARTree's Guest Speaker Series is Bob Bates, co-founder and artistic director of L.A.'s Inner-City Arts.
My past I cannot ignore for it made who I am today.
The U12 Girls AYSO champion from 678 of the Santa Clarita Valley, "The Shock," defeated Saugus in a 3-1 victory to capture the area 10s championship.
Take a minute to send us your photos taken from activities around the Santa Clarita Valley.
The West Ranch girls soccer team knew it had a problem.
I once had a friend who, like me, loved to shop. We were both young, stay-at-home moms with delicious new babies. We delighted in dressing our wee ones in fashionable finds.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - As President Barack Obama prepares to announce tougher new air quality standards, lawmakers in several states already are trying to blunt the impact on aging coal-fired power plants that feed electricity to millions of consumers.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - A funeral has been held in Philadelphia for a rundown row house seen as a symbol of urban blight.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - California is providing haphazard, inadequate psychiatric treatment to its most severely mentally ill inmates, according to a new report by a federal court official.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Call them the fortunate ones: Nearly 4,000 California companies, farms and others are allowed to use free water with little oversight when the state is so bone dry that deliveries to nearly everyone else have been severely slashed.
CLEVELAND (AP) - A police car chase that ended in a schoolyard with two unarmed suspects dying in a hail of 137 bullets is part of a wide-ranging federal investigation into the Cleveland Police Department's use of deadly force and its pursuit policies.
Sabrin Sidhu, a senior at Valencia High School, has competed in the 77th Annual student speaker contest which is sponsored by the Lions Fourth District Student Speakers Foundation.
The SCV Writers' Group is an association of local writers who meet regularly to share their current fiction projects.
Have you have ever had an extraordinary moment of any kind that really struck you because of the coincidence or surprise that it presented, or perhaps an unusually realistic dream you experienced, or even an instinct – that little voice in your head – that you listened to and it paid off?
Rosedell Elementary School GATE students were fortunate to visit the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, JPL, in Pasadena in May.
The walls have come down and the roof is off in Santa Clarita Christian School's British literature classroom.
As New Horizons, a San Fernando Valley non-profit, marks sixty years of providing programs and services to individuals with special needs, its Supported Employment Program celebrates its 25th Anniversary by honoring employers.