The fact that people today would actually wonder what would happen to the poor under a system without government coercion shows what America's welfare state has done to people's faith in themselves, and in a free society.
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The Greater San Fernando Valley Chamber of Commerce will honor a century of leadership on Saturday, May 14 with a dinner gala.
The Canyon Country Advisory Committee has uploaded videos of the presentations from its March 16 meeting on YouTube.
Sponsor Providence Medical Center is proud to present the judges for the Santa Clarita Valley Youth Project's third annual Sweet Charity Cake Auction & Competition, set for 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 9 at the Tournament Players Club in Valencia.
Bicycle riders are invited to participate in the final series of community meetings on a Bicycle Master Plan in development by Los Angeles County.
Here are the results of The-Signal.com's latest Reader Meter poll.
LONDON (AP) - OMG! The exclamatory online abbreviation has won the approval of the Oxford English Dictionary.
Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies have arrested a college student who allegedly tried to videotape a 12-year-old boy in a public restroom.
The Upstart Crows bring laughter to the SCV stage on March 25 with the opening of Oscar Wilde's hilarious play, "The Importance Of Being Earnest." The production, directed by Michael Davies, is a longtime favorite of audiences around the world and combines the genius of comedic situations with very witty dialogue. The cast, which handles the language of Wilde in a fresh and effortless way, includes many well loved local comedic actors: Kamber Moen, Kelly Bader, Fish, David Wisehart, Caroline Morgan, John Fortman, Mike Davies and in a sublime gender twist, the always terrific Monte Van Vleet as Lady ...
The Santa Clarita Master Chorale will present From Russia with Love - and Music! at the Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center at College of the Canyons on Sunday, March 27 at 2:30 p.m. The performance will feature the works of three famous composers with Russian roots.
The Canyon Theatre Guild will open two productions this Saturday, with the debut performance of "Little Women" at 2 p.m. and the opening of "Social Security" at 8 p.m.
The Liberty Belle, a restored WW II B-17 "flying fortress" bomber, and a rare Curtiss P-40 Warhawk will take to the skies over the San Fernando Valley on Saturday, March 26 and Sunday, March 27. On those days these vintage aircraft will be available for public viewing and "flight missions" at Bob Hope Airport.
DEAR SMARTIES: My parents were children of The Depression. They taught my sisters and me to buy only what we could pay for and to not depend on credit cards. I have a friend who wants me to help her "stimulate the economy by shopping." She wants me to go on a spending spree with her rather than to save.
Mathnasium will host its first annual National TriMathlon Day on Saturday, May 14 at more than 200 participating centers across the United States.
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?
I was 17 and living 120 miles west of London when the Invasion of Europe began.
Valencia High School Choir has been accepted to perform in Europe.
A little bitty tear rolled down her very pretty cheek
Now that the 2014 season is officially over at both the high school and college levels, let's take a look at the highlights and a predictions for the 2015 season.
Outgoing Boys & Girls Club of Santa Clarita Valley CPO Jim Ventress reflects on his 29 years of service to the club at the organization's annual benefit auction Saturday night. The event's theme was "When in Rome" where many people attending dressed up in costumes of ancient Rome. Photo by Kristine Alfaro/For The Signal
The Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station is seeking information on two cases of possible child annoyance that have occurred recent weeks.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Los Angeles County sheriff's investigators searched Saturday for two men who fatally shot a mother of three outside her home as she returned home with her husband from his birthday celebration.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - If the Los Angeles Kings ever looked down from the tightrope they're walking in the NHL playoffs, they would surely fall.
BAGHDAD (AP) - A series of car bombs exploded across Iraq's capital Saturday night, killing at least 52 people in a day of violence that saw militants storm a university in the country's restive Anbar province and take dozens hostage, authorities said.
MILWAUKEE (AP) - Dozens of gay couples married Saturday at courthouses in Milwaukee and Madison, taking advantage of what most believed would be a small window in which to get hitched before a judge's decision overturning the state's same-sex marriage ban was put on hold.
NEW YORK (AP) - Tonalist sprinted across the finish line first Saturday at the Belmont Stakes, spoiling California Chrome's bid to win the first Triple Crown in 36 years.
TEMPLETON, Calif. (AP) - A spokesman for the San Luis Obisbo County sheriff's office says two people have died in a plane crash at a private airstrip in the town of Templeton.
NEW YORK (AP) - Chrome craziness set in at Belmont Park Saturday as the hours ticked down ahead of the horse's bid to end racing's 36-year Triple Crown drought.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. economy has finally regained the jobs lost to the Great Recession. But go easy on the hallelujahs. The comeback is far from complete.