More Americans are increasingly working from home as a result of technological advances, changes in the job market and employer flexibility. According to the latest statistics available from the U.S. Census Bureau, nearly 5.9 million people worked from home in 2008, and the trend is continuing.
A celebration in honor of the new Veterans Center at COC will be held Tuesday. Special recognition will be paid to those veterans who have served the country since 9/11.
Just as they made the claim that their 2006 midterm takeover of Congress was a referendum and rejection of the policies of Bush, the Democrats are now trying to claim that Nov. 2's election results weren't an identical rejection of Obama's policies.
I want to point out how delusional the GOP is about the American health care system. There is an editorial in the Washington Post by Richard Cohen that shoots holes in the GOP's take on the American health care system.
I just wanted to extend my thanks to the staff, volunteers, organizers and crew that run the Santa Clarita Marathon.
It has been reported that the City Council will once again consider allowing the location of a materials-recycling facility, or MRF (euphemism for trash dump) along Sierra Highway between Golden Valley Road and Placerita Canyon.
Isabelle Howell, 17, remembers driving more than 15 hours through 13,000-foot mountain passes to reach the Tibetan village where the nonprofit organization Bodhicitta Inc. plans on building a girls school.
Death-camp survivor talk
Employees from Six Flags volunteered at six locations throughout the Santa Clarita Valley as part of Project 6, the company's annual day of service.
Stater Bros. Supermarkets, in conjunction with its charitable arm Stater Bros. Charities, will be "Harvesting Hope" in Southern California communities.
Whether it be surfing the Web or dialing a toll-free phone number, California consumers will have plenty of help this holiday season in preparing the perfect Thanksgiving meal.
Here are the results of The-Signal.com's latest Reader Meter poll.
The Canyon Country Advisory Committee will host its last meeting of 2010 on Wednesday, Nov. 17, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. in the Banquet Room at Mint Canyon Moose Family Center.
The city of Santa Clarita invites the community to attend a groundbreaking event for a community garden at Central Park on Friday, Dec. 3, at 10 a.m.
WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. employers added 217,000 jobs in May, a substantial gain for a fourth straight month, fueling hopes that the economy will accelerate after a grim start to the year.
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - Gay Republicans in Texas said Friday they may stop fighting their party's proposed endorsement of "reparative therapy" over worries that even tougher anti-gay language could be added to the party platform.
You are at the ball field watching your son's baseball game. You cheer him on as he rounds home plate. The crowd cheers. You look around as everyone rises to their feet and even though the stands are full, you feel alone.
NEW YORK (AP) - It's been a year on Broadway so unpredictable that the only thing for certain at the Tony Awards on Sunday is that Hugh Jackman will be the host. There have been no clear juggernauts - although some wonderful performances - and critics have largely bemoaned the lack of strong new good musicals and plays. In fact, the best revival categories this year easily overshadow anything new.
During the past week, the criminal incidents reported in Valencia included, vehicle burglaries, theft from an unlocked vehicle and numerous shoplifting reports from local businesses.
Sacramento, CA – In 2012, when Assemblyman Mike Gatto (D-Los Angeles) introduced AB 1658 and created the California Legacy License Plate Program, he wanted to do something nice for those who preserve California's classic-car heritage.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Los Angeles police Chief Charlie Beck says he's aware of the controversy over drones and he'll talk to privacy and civil rights groups before deciding whether to use a pair of radio-controlled aerial surveillance craft transferred from the Seattle Police Department.
On Friday, June 6th, 2014, The California Highway Patrol Newhall Area Office will be conducting a sobriety checkpoint in the unincorporated area of Los Angeles County. The checkpoint will begin at approximately 6:30 pm and conclude at approximately 2:30 am Saturday, June 7th, 2014.
PHOENIX (AP) - In a new revelation in the growing Veterans Affairs' scandal, the organization's acting head says that an additional 18 veterans whose names were kept off an official electronic VA appointment list have died.
COLLEVILLE-SUR-MER, France (AP) - Gone are the screaming shells, seasick soldiers and bloodied waters of 1944. On Friday, a sun-splattered Normandy celebrated peace, with silent salutes, tears and international friendship marking 70 years since the D-Day invasion helped change the course of World War II and modern history.
COMPTON, Calif. (AP) - A Los Angeles County sheriff's deputy wounded during a confrontation with a cyclist was a victim of friendly fire.
SIMI VALLEY, Calif. (AP) - Nancy Reagan has visited the California grave of her husband, President Ronald Reagan, on the 10th anniversary of his death.
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - The San Antonio Spurs handled the Heat, and the heat, during a sweltering start to the NBA Finals.
IRVINE, Calif. (AP) - Officials say fire broke out in the engine of a Southern California commuter train and the nearly 60 people aboard were moved to the last car.
SEATTLE (AP) - Seattle police say a Seattle Pacific University student on Thursday disarmed a lone gunman who entered a building and shot three people.