"It looks like we will need to cut up the Santa Clarita Valley. It's not like it is one city."
I almost titled this column "Why marketing departments hate history" but I thought that might be a bit overstated. But the truth is that our nation has become a society of malcontents, and in large measure it isn't our fault.
Peggy and Kevin McDermott, of Medfore, Ore., previously of Saugus, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter Shauna McDermott, of Hollister, to Drew DeRousseau, of Hollister.
Lynn Elizabeth Vakay and Robert William Haueter are pleased to announce their marriage which took place Feb. 10 on the beautiful island of Maui.
December 7, 2010
James R. Nihem
A 28-year-old man was killed early Saturday morning after his car veered off Sierra Highway and rolled over, Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station officials said Saturday.
When my younger sister entered Davis County High School, she set a goal to attend junior and senior prom all four years. For her freshman and sophomore years, this required some elaborate tactics, since attendance required an invitation from a junior or senior boy - there was a chronic short supply in our rural and isolated burg.
I read with interest the article in The Signal about the so called "grassroots" group Citizens for Castaic ("Castaic group raises concerns," May 9), which opposes the construction of a Castaic High School in Romero Canyon.
The Republicans don't want to abolish the tax breaks for the oil companies. They want to drill for oil in our coastal areas.
The "SCV Helping Hand Fund" administered by The Signal has given out thousands of dollars since it was established in March.
Three hundred agents from the Keller Williams VIP Properties office in Valencia came together Thursday for the company's RED Day event to make a difference with three local charities. There was an American Red Cross blood drive, a canned goods collection to benefit the SCV Senior Center, and a clothing drive to benefit Single Mothers Outreach. RED Day (Renew, Energize and Donate) is an initiative dedicated to celebrating Keller Williams Realty's year-round commitment to improving the community. Each year, on the second Thursday in May, tens of thousands of associates from across the United States and Canada participate ...
Rev up your engines and check out the exclusive trailer debut and full-site takeover for Cars 2 currently up on iTunes Movie Trailers.
ROP Students Gain Valuable Insight at Workshop
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - Researcher Leonid Moroz emerges from a dive off the Florida Keys and gleefully displays a plastic bag holding a creature that shimmers like an opal in the seawater.
VATICAN CITY (AP) - Two 20th-century popes who changed the course of the Catholic Church became saints Sunday as Pope Francis honored John XXIII and John Paul II in a delicate balancing act aimed at bringing together the conservative and progressive wings of the church.
Regarding Friday night's DUI checkpoint: Here we go again - another traffic checkpoint where a thousand or so drivers will be inconvenienced so one or two people can be cited for a DUI.
A new poll released this week by the Better World Campaign has found that even during this polarizing political time, there is one issue that voters agree on: the U.S. can't go it alone to solve the world's problems.
I think it's great that there are a lot of people running to replace Congressman Howard "Buck" McKeon.
I often attend conferences where the attendees are given name tags that boldly announce who they are. This creates a phenomenon rarely seen elsewhere. As we walk the halls of the conference center or hotel, our eyes are fixed on the name tags of those we pass. We're anxious to see if they are "somebody." Is he a well-known speaker?
Now that our city has survived another local election, I thought it would be appropriate to make some comments regarding elections and city hall. After all, things can get pretty exciting, or should I say concerning around election time in Santa Clarita.
I don't do it as often as I should, but one of my favorite tools is asking thought-provoking questions of my clients.
As I look back I can see them just as so many years ago.
Mother's Day is May 11 and we have some great stories being readied for publication that readers sent us.
The West Ranch High School Dance Team Spring Showcase, "The Hunger Games" was April 19 in the school's gymnasium.