One of the reasons I'm so old and wrinkly is that back in my teens my older sister Adria would routinely take me to Malibu for a Saturday or Sunday at the beach. We'd hang out in that small stretch of sand across from the Jack in the Box on Pacific Coast Highway.
Dear Santa Clarita City Council: There seems to be a direct connection between literacy and well-being. A community that fosters literacy is stronger, more adept at self-sufficiency and citizens are better able to participate in and give back to the community.
Concerning the libraries being taken over by the city: I think it is wrong. The libraries are doing good, and I think it wouldn't help them.
Americans are overwhelmingly opposed to amnesty for illegal immigrants. To override the "will of the people" and Congressional authority under the U.S. Constitution, President Barack Obama plans "back-door" amnesty by using executive orders to change the rules in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and immigration service to legalize millions of illegal immigrants.
After reading the Aug. 15 article "'Fair and firm' cash grab" on the proposed and present water-use enforcement, I have a few comments. With the increased water rates and shortages, many residents have cut back watering lawns until they die or turn into dirt patches. Others have changed grass for rocks as their forced alternative landscaping choice around their houses.
This community has grown and changed since I moved here in the 1980s. We've seen expanded shopping and eatery opportunities for everything from coffee to drive-through and high-end restaurants. We are happy about that.
If there is one area every business owner wants to see an improvement in, it is sales. Every owner is looking for more quotes, orders, deposits, shipments, collections and revenue.
It's all about laying the foundation.
Welcome to The-Signal.com's "2day in the SCV," a compendium of today's events and a quick journey through the past, present and future.
Whether it's simple dinner for a few friends or a big bash for a crowd, taking the party outside takes entertaining to a whole new level. If you're planning an outdoor get-together, don't spend all your time in the kitchen. These quick and easy tips will help you spend more time with guests and ensure your gathering is an effortless success.
A 1-year-old boy was rushed to Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital late Wednesday after a Los Angeles County Fire Department crew and sheriff's deputies responded to a reported drowning on Buckskin Drive in Castaic, according to Sheriff's Department officials.
SINGAPORE - Bai Anqi helped China earn five gold medals Tuesday at the Youth Olympics, winning the 200-meter backstroke for her second medal of the games.
The Santa Clarita Adult Day Health Care will be hosting its annual Luau on Aug. 27.
A Pasadena woman was arrested Sunday in the Pitchess Detention Center parking lot after deputies found drugs in her purse.
MIAMI (AP) - Just up from Triple-A and matched against one of baseball's best pitchers, Stephen Fife kept the game close.
The Master's College hired Allan Vince as the next women's volleyball head coach, while the men's baseball team faced a bittersweet week by being sent home early from the conference tournament, but earning a trove of All-conference honors along the way.
FULLERTON (AP) - It's been 78 years since Ann Hunt and Elizabeth Hamel were last together - in their mother's womb.
NEW YORK (AP) - Coca-Cola is dropping a controversial ingredient from its Powerade sports drink, after a similar move by PepsiCo's Gatorade last year.
ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) - Nigeria's President Goodluck Jonathan met through the night with security, school and state officials and issued a new directive that "everything must be done" to free the 276 girls held captive by Islamic extremists, one of his advisers said Sunday.
ODESSA, Ukraine (AP) - Police in Odessa have freed some detained activists after hundreds of pro-Russian demonstrators stormed police headquarters in the Ukrainian port city.
WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. teachers are nowhere near as diverse as their students.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Apple and Samsung are suing each other in courts and trade offices around the world, each making claims that the other copied patented mobile device features.
CLEVELAND (AP) - The house fortified with boarded-up windows and makeshift alarms where Ariel Castro held three women captive for nearly a decade is gone now.
LANCASTER (AP) - One person is dead and five more are injured, including three children, after a two-car wreck in Southern California.
NEW YORK (AP) - Health officials confirmed the first case of an American infected with a mysterious virus that has sickened hundreds in the Middle East.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Harry McAlpin was standing outside the Oval Office, moments away from becoming the first black reporter to attend a presidential news conference, when one of his contemporaries approached with a deal.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Little was sacred when President Barack Obama tossed out playful but pointed jokes Saturday night - not even his own health care plan.
So what do you think of the photo and the young man with his low-low riding pants in today's paper?
It is said that anyone can father a child but it takes a very special man to be a dad.