My family and I have been residents of Santa Clarita for more than 30 years. We live in Bridgeport and our business PMB Sales, LLC is also based here in the SCV.
They force us to pay higher college tuitions, cut classes and lay off professors; now they have so much of our tax dollars, they just can't seem to figure out what to do with it.
The Sulphur Springs District Teachers Association's Executive Council has endorsed incumbents Shelley Weinstein and Denis DeFigueiredo to the Sulphur Springs District School board race Nov. 8, the association said Monday.
The Newhall Elementary Parent-Teacher Association held its inaugural Tri-A-Thon on Sept. 23, and students collected $10,000 worth of pledges for completing the three "R's" of reading, running and 'rithmetic.
Northlake Hills Elementary School broke the national record for the most pints of blood collected at an American Red Cross blood drive in September.
The Signal is again starting up its Zone for Kids essay page. The first essay question will be: "What costume will you be wearing for Halloween?" Send in your essays ASAP! Essay submissions should be between 50 and 200 words. Please include your full name, school and grade and drop essays off at The Signal's offices or send them by mail to: Kids Zone, 24000 Creekside Road, Santa Clarita, CA 91355. You can also email essays to Escape Editor Jim Walker at email@example.com. If you email, please include "Kids Zone" in the header. Essays will be published ...
I met with a client last week to review the findings of an assessment that my company performed on its human resources practices.
Around the SCV
Eternal Valley Memorial Park and Mortuary in Newhall is extending an open invitation to the community to join in its Day of the Dead Celebration on Sunday, Oct. 30.
Devon Marie Murth's future seemed to be unfolding on many fronts, but all of those prospects came to an end last weekend in a single-vehicle crash that claimed her life.
Hart High School's award-winning marching band and color guard, Hart Regiment, will host its 28th annual Hart Rampage Marching Band Field Show Tournament on Nov. 5 at College of the Canyons.
Explore the historic Antelope Valley Indian Museum as darkness falls outside during the first-ever "Night at the Indian Museum" fundraising event on October 14th and 28th from 6 pm - 9 pm.
Santa Clarita City Manager Ken Pulskamp spoke to seniors at the Fountain Glen community in Valencia on Thursday as part of The Signal's ongoing community outreach program.
I find it interesting how the media reported the new Bank of America ATM fee of $5 per month. Although I am against them doing this, I also recognize the true instigator of the charge.
It is a truly sad day when this writer must endorse the actions of Democratic Sen. Barbara Boxer. As most of you know, Babs has introduced a bill into the U.S. Senate, S. 759, which will effectively stop Cemex from building a mine in our pristine valley.
TORRANCE, Calif. (AP) - Toyota's announcement Monday that it is moving its U.S. headquarters from Torrance to Texas comes as a major blow not just to this manicured city south of Los Angeles but also to the larger region, which has watched a number of major employers walk away in recent years.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration admonished colleges and universities - "No more turning a blind eye" - in new guidelines designed to stem sexual assaults on campuses and help the victims.
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) - The Silicon Valley court battle between Apple and Samsung is entering its final phase.
NEW YORK (AP) - Whether to allow more exports of U.S. oil and natural gas has become a matter of political debate in Washington. But to economists, the answer is clear: The nation would benefit.
PENSACOLA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - In the latest blow from a dayslong chain of severe weather across the South and Midwest, the Florida Panhandle and Alabama Gulf Coast were hit with widespread flooding early Wednesday, with people stranded in cars and homes waiting for rescuers to find a way around impassable roads and others abandoning vehicles to walk to safety.
KENNESAW, Ga. (AP) - A shooter described as being armed with an assault rifle and having bullets strapped across his chest "like Rambo" opened fire Tuesday morning at a FedEx station outside Atlanta, wounding at least six people before police found the suspect dead from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The last days of April will feel like August in Southern California.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Google says that cars it is programming to drive themselves have started to master the navigation of city streets and the challenges they bring, from jaywalkers to weaving bicyclists - a critical milestone for any commercially available self-driving car technology.
LOUISVILLE, Miss. (AP) - A dangerous storm system that spawned a chain of deadly tornadoes over three days flattened homes and businesses, forced frightened residents in more than half a dozen states to take cover and left tens of thousands in the dark Tuesday.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A few weeks after David Letterman announced he'd be retiring from the CBS late-night television lineup, Craig Ferguson did the same.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Just as the global economy has all but recovered from debt-fueled crises in the United States and Europe, economists have a new worry: China. They see a lending bubble there that threatens global growth unless Beijing defuses it.
When veterans return home, their fighting days should be over. They put their lives on the line for their country and fought the good fight.
We live in a global world with a global economy. Never did that concept become so clear to me than on the Trade and Investment Mission to China led by Supervisor Antonovich earlier this month.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Justin Williams forced the tiebreaking goal underneath Alex Stalock with 8:04 to play, and the Los Angeles Kings beat the San Jose Sharks 4-1 on Monday night, rallying all the way back from an 0-3 series deficit to force a decisive Game 7.
It's not entirely uncommon for a club swimmer to see their high school team as something secondary; a break from the grind of a club season, but ultimately just that - a break.