I have a problem with our representatives taking the Grover Norquist pledge.
Over the last 10 years, the federal government doubled in size in terms of spending. Doubled!
I am disgusted by the Hart district board members giving themselves a raise, as well as giving the superintendent a 2-percent raise and changing his benefit package a few weeks prior.
In response to "School board OKs raise," July 21:
Providence Holy Cross Medical Center in Mission Hills is hosting a blood drive today and Friday to benefit an injured firefighter.
Tickets are now available for Sean's Night, a benefit dinner slated for 6:30 p.m. Sept. 10 to raise money for the California Youth Chess League and local chess programs.
Representatives for three major Southern California grocers say they've made a new offer, but a union spokesman Wednesday said employees might vote on the possibility of a strike as early as next week.
Starting in the 1930s, and continuing into the '70s, the area known as Whittaker-Bermite, in the center of our city, was a testing site for bombs and rockets for U.S. war efforts. These activities left both the soil and water on this 996-acre site contaminated with a variety of chemicals.
Monday, Aug. 15
Beazer Homes, with residential community developments in the Antelope Valley, reported results for the fiscal quarter ending June 30.
I have been waiting, but it hasn't appeared.
In the Aug. 6 opinion section, Mr. Warburton wrote, "Texas is the GOP run amok. ... I am proud of California's climate of regulation and taxation because it fosters so many good things for its citizens. ... I'll stay right here, where people are put (at least for the time being, Mr. Kennedy and those like him notwithstanding) ahead of profit."
I was extremely disappointed with the fact that The Signal relegated the tragic news story about the U.S. Army Chinook helicopter that was apparently shot down on Aug. 6 by the Taliban, killing 38, including 22 Navy SEALs from the unit that killed Osama bin Laden in May, to page five of Aug. 7's newspaper.
There's a national conflict between corporate America and the working class: the quest for lower wages and more profits for shareholders versus a quest for living wages and a more sustainable society.
GOLETA (AP) - Colorado movie theater shooter James Holmes. Sandy Hook school attacker Adam Lanza. And now Elliot Rodger.
Historically we are a violent people and mankind's history throughout the world demonstrates that we are violent. Laws passed protect us all from violence. But laws alone can't eliminate violence.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Jake Muzzin, Marian Gaborik and captain Dustin Brown scored in a dominant first period, and the Los Angeles Kings beat the Chicago Blackhawks 5-2 Monday night to take a 3-1 lead in the Western Conference final.
OAKLAND (AP) - The Oakland Athletics backed up another strong start from Saugus High graduate Tommy Milone, who helped the Athletics snap a season-long four-game losing streak with a 10-0 win over the Detroit Tigers on Monday.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Los Angeles city leaders are investigating accusations that some city street crews have been taking extended breaks while on the job instead of repairing potholes and sidewalks.
COLLBRAN, Colo. (AP) - Authorities haven't found any sign of three men missing after a massive mudslide struck a remote part of western Colorado.
VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) - Residents along the scenic Columbia River are hoping to persuade regulators to reject plans for what would be the Pacific Northwest's largest crude oil train terminal - the proposed destination for at least four trains a day, each more than a mile long.
LONG BEACH (AP) - Los Angeles County Sheriff's officials say a deputy has been shot and a suspect is dead following a confrontation in Long Beach.
"Belle" presents a familiar message in a unique context.
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) - An Australian senator startled his colleagues by producing a fake pipe bomb during a committee hearing on Monday.
GOLETA, Calif. (AP) - It was Friday night when Elliot Rodger's mother got a call from her son's therapist that he had emailed a ranting manifesto about going on a deadly rampage.
WASHINGTON (AP) - China may be trying to steal trade secrets from U.S. businesses, as federal prosecutors allege. Yet for many U.S. companies, China's vast market remains an irresistible source of business.
The city of Santa Clarita will cap off its Bike Safety Month with the Kids Biking and Walking Festival on Saturday.
In Charlie Vignola's column ("Sensible about gun control," May 20) Vignola is basically making the intellectually flaccid argument that guns cause their own misuse.
Why do we not get fine films out here in SCV?