Forty-four years after immigrating to the United States with my family, I have finally retired at the age of 74. My wife and I are Hungarian refugees, having escaped in November 1956, after the Soviet Union crushed the anti-communist uprising. We lived in England until our emigration to the United States.
Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital celebrated National Doctor's Day, a designated day of tribute to recognize physicians for their contributions and dedication to providing quality health care to the community, with an appreciation luncheon on Tuesday March 30.
It's spring time in Santa Clarita. Have you been to the local Farmer's Market lately?
On Saturday, April 24, at the Melody Ranch Stage, the Postal Service will unveil the new 44-cent, Cowboys of the Silver Screen commemorative stamp in four designs in a pane of 20 stamps and a booklet of 20 stamped postal cards. They have also created a special Cowboy Festival postmark.
On Saturday, April 17, the United States Postal Service will release a series of four stamps titled Cowboys of the Silver Screen. The four honorees, all inductees into the Walk of Western Stars in Old Town Newhall, include: William S. Hart, Gene Autry, Roy Rogers, and Tom Mix.
HUMBLE, Texas (AP) -- Fred Couples said Wednesday that he'll play a practice round for the Masters with Tiger Woods at Augusta National on Monday.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- Last November, the Worker, Homeownership, and Business Assistance Act of 2009 was signed by President Obama, extending the first-time homebuyer credit through April 30, 2010 and expanding the eligibility requirements for purchasers.
LOS ANGELES COUNTY - Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich praised legislation by Rep. Adam Schiff requiring the U.S. Forest Service to lift a decades-old ban on nighttime aerial firefighting.
April 1-7 is International Pooper Scooper Week, according to the Association of Professional Animal Waste Specialists (aPaws).
In preparation for the upcoming Zombie Apocalypse, College of the Canyons has added a new class to its summer 2010 curriculum -- Zombie Defense 101.
Planning a trip out of town? Take The Signal with you!
The Valencia Boys tennis team defeated Saugus 17-1 on Wednesday in the third Foothill League contest of the season.
What if you could vote to save money, water and the environment all at once?
Silly me, I was one of 26,000 gullible citizens to sign up for California's first Citizens' Redistricting Commission.
If you borrowed money that your lender says you no longer have to repay, you may have received a tax information statement you've never seen before: Form 1099-C, which lenders send to you and to the IRS showing the amount of the cancelled debt - an amount that may be taxable income to you.
SALT LAKE CITY - Every January, thousands of young girls don their blue, brown or green uniforms and pitch their goods to family, friends and neighbors.
If only we could see ourselves like others see us, not just our outward appearance, but our inner beauty, too.
A former pastor's attempt to "try on atheism" for a year has generated a lot of scorn, and some backhanded praise, among believers and nonbelievers.
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - The Christie administration withheld millions of dollars in Superstorm Sandy recovery grants from a New Jersey city because its mayor refused to sign off on a politically connected commercial development, the mayor said Saturday.
Technology and religion are continuing to find new ways to interact with each other.
After three seasons on CBS, the TV show "2 Broke Girls" has failed to reach the numbers producers and critics had in mind after its premiere in 2011, and the future doesn't look bright.
Who will be the next Bill Gates or Steve Jobs? If you judge by who has the most interest in starting a new business, a new Gallup poll suggests it may likely be a minority.
SALT LAKE CITY - Two blind men are pushing the limits of their independence and raising awareness of technology for blindness by climbing Mt. Denali in Colorado in May.
On Jan. 16, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced the nominees for the 86th annual Academy Awards, scheduled for March 2. Many of today's Hollywood stars - like Leonardo DiCaprio, Christian Bale and Sandra Bullock - were highlighted on the list of nominees.
A federal appeals court decision Tuesday could lead to major changes in the Internet that you know, love and use all the time. On the other hand, the decision may be a speed bump until the government writes new rules covering Internet traffic.
Since 1970, at least one college student has died each year because of an initiation rite gone wrong, USA Today reported on Jan. 12. That figure doesn't address the number of students who suffer physical and psychological injuries.
GLENDORA, Calif. (AP) - A wildfire in the suburbs of Los Angeles was a smoldering shadow of its former self, but hundreds of residents of a foothill neighborhood remained evacuated and extremely dangerous fire conditions were expected to last well into Saturday.
ESCALON, Calif. (AP) - The soaring value of California's nut crops is attracting a new breed of thieves who have been making off with the pricey commodities by the truckload, recalling images of cattle rustlers of bygone days.
When the 6.7 magnitude Northridge earthquake struck on the morning of Jan. 17, 1994, it was a very different world in terms of communications and news reporting.
This summer, the Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce will host the third annual Patriot Luncheon on July 11 at the Hyatt Regency Valencia.