After watching the president address the nation in his State of Union speech, I made a phone call to a conservative friend of mine. I consider myself to be in what I call "the logical center" of the political spectrum, having varying political views depending on the individual issue at hand.
When your friends and family gather around the big screen for the big game, only BIG FLAVOR will do! Earn MVP status with quick and easy Johnsonville recipes featuring sausages that are big on flavor when served by themselves, or when they're included in these traditional sports-fan favorites.
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Assemblyman Cameron Smyth, R-Santa Clarita, responded today to Governor Jerry Brown's 2011 State of the State Address, saying that he looked forward to working with the Governor to pass honest solutions to balance the budget, reform Sacramento and get Californians working again.
Sen. Tony Strickland released the following statement on Gov. Jerry Brown's State of the State address:
Old Town Newhall is the place to be this Thursday, Feb. 3, when the city of Santa Clarita's Farmers Market, First Thursday Art Walk, the ARTree Community Arts Center and Rolling Bistro's Gourmet Food Trucks converge on Main Street.
Evidence of Love Animal Care will host its monthly pet adoption event, Le' Pet Affair, at Sherman Oaks Recreation Center on Sunday, Feb. 13, at 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
It's not politics as usual. The Signal endorsed Darren Parker for state Senate in the 17th District, making the Feb. 15 special election very special indeed. As a 31-year subscriber, I can't recall The Signal ever endorsing a Democrat.
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I am baffled why The Signal continues printing murky statements about the library tax.
I disagree with a statement regarding the shooting in Tucson. The statement was: "You simply can't say that we just hold the individual accountable without some due consideration to the mind-numbing political rhetoric that exist in our world today."
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Blake Griffin had 32 points and 11 rebounds for his 39th double-double, and the Los Angeles Clippers withstood a fourth-quarter challenge to beat the Milwaukee Bucks 105-98 Monday night for their ninth straight home win.
Americans continually receive information and notices regarding the increasing costs of health care.
Centennial Realty is celebrates the grand opening of its new office in Santa Clarita today at 5:30 p.m. The realty firm specializes in residential real estate in the Santa Clarita, San Fernando and Antelope valleys. It also has a division that focuses on rehabilitating distressed properties.
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.
The 10th annual Santa Clarita Valley Mayors Prayer Breakfast is scheduled Thursday at 7 a.m. at the Hyatt Regency Valencia hotel, with Christian comedian Brad Stine as the featured speaker.
Simi Valley podiatrist Lee Rogers, a candidate in this year's race to represent California's 25th Congressional District, is suing the hospital that contracted his services, claiming a doctor there bad-mouthed him, according to a copy of the lawsuit obtained by The Signal.
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Trainers at Sea World's marine parks began wearing inflatable safety vests Monday whenever they work near killer whales, yet another safety measure implemented after the 2010 death of a trainer who was dragged into a pool by an orca.
A vehicle slammed through a Canyon Country restaurant Monday after the driver mistook the accelerator for the brake, authorities said.