Richard P. Gentile
Only three more months. They might be three long, noisy months, but it's only three months. July 1 will come, and either we'll have peace on Earth, or the world will end. One way or the other, it will be over.
Louie was one of those kids that couldn't sit still in class, and his teachers found him to be a very clever boy who was a horrible student. He did not listen, he did not follow the rules; he did not do his homework.
The funeral and procession through town for fallen soldier Specialist Rudy A. Acosta is set for Thursday.
Noemi Flores, left, is shown a reglazed kitchen sink by Kristal Phillips of PKB, or Phillips Kitchen and Bath Reglazing, at the Santa Clarita Home and Garden Show held at the Hyatt Regency Valencia in Valencia on Saturday. The show continues today from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
I think the president may have hit on a way to balance the budget: cancel Congress.
The actions of the county supervisors and Michael D. Antonovich come a little too late for the patrons of the three Santa Clarita-area libraries.
While I sat here in the safety of my living room, worrying about our nation's budget woes, unemployment, war in the Middle East, etc. - I realized that all these issues paled in comparison to the problem that a select group of nuclear plant technicians, firefighters and policeman face at the Fukushima reactors in Japan.
Leon Worden, when he put together the Opinion page of the Signal, shared with me the old newspaper editor opinion metric: For every letter to the editor received on a certain local issue, one could count on 100 people in the community agreeing with the gist of the complaint or view, but who did not possess the time, ability or typewriter to send their own letter.
For many of us, Paul Harvey will always hold a special place in our memories.
The city of Santa Clarita's 34th annual SCV Dodger Day is set for 4 p.m. May 14.
Children dance along to a performance by Wendy Hersh during an assembly held at Tesoro del Valle Elementary School in Santa Clarita on Friday.
'All About Easter'
Have you ever wondered about the safety of your rental property?
LASD – Special Victims Bureau Internet Child Safety Sting Leads to Multiple Arrests
OAKLAND (AP) - Bob Welch, the 1990 AL Cy Young Award winner of the Oakland Athletics and the last major leaguer to win at least 25 games in a season, has died. He was 57.
SAO PAULO (AP) - With a subway strike put on hold, traffic in Brazil's biggest city returned to its normal, congested nature Tuesday, but there was no guarantee service would be on for Thursday's opening of the World Cup.
TROUTDALE, Ore. (AP) - A teen gunman armed with a rifle shot and killed a student Tuesday and injured a teacher before he likely killed himself at a high school in a quiet Columbia River town in Oregon, authorities said.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Tenure and other job protections for California's public school teachers were ruled unconstitutional Tuesday by a judge presiding in a lawsuit brought by nine students.
Derek Fisher was never the best player, certainly not the tallest or quickest.
SACRAMENTO – With the economic recovery expanding, California's highways, seaports, and railroads are again teeming with freight being transported across the state and on to the rest of the nation. Caltrans has invested billions of dollars in projects aimed at improving freight movement and reducing its environmental impacts, and this summer it will ask the public to weigh-in on the future of freight movement in California.
NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) - A truck driver's lack of sleep is being blamed for the highway crash that injured Tracy Morgan and killed another comedian in New Jersey.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Four Social Security judges defended their work Tuesday amid accusations they rubber-stamped claims for disability benefits, approving billions of dollars in payments from the cash-strapped program.
When Anzalee and Kristain Rhodes look back at their daughter's first year of life, they won't be examining blurry, red-eyed camera phone photos. They'll have crisp, finely detailed professional shots of a baby growing up before their eyes.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration only finalized the exchange of the last remaining U.S. prisoner of war in Afghanistan for five Taliban detainees at Guantanamo a day before the June 1 swap, a top Democratic lawmaker said Tuesday. He said American officials didn't learn the pickup location Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl until an hour ahead of time.
NOGALES, Ariz. (AP) - Arizona border officials will indefinitely continue to process hundreds of Central American children immigrants caught crossing the border illegally from Mexico into Texas.
Just when you think Fox News and the right-wing scandal machine can sink no further, they wallow in a new level of filth that just boggles the mind.
Gary Horton's June 4 column "Embracing a fire that still burns us today" is his most articulate column yet, and is so right on!
The entire liberal edifice rests upon the premise that the unrestrained free market doesn't work in meeting certain essential societal needs.