I opened the June 1 edition of The Signal only to find that according to Santa Clarita City Councilman Frank Ferry, many of us are now, in his view, "developmental terrorists" when we exercise our civic rights and express our opinions at City Council or Planning Commission meetings.
Are Aesop's fables not taught in school anymore? Shouldn't they be required reading for holding a political office? Better yet, for voting for someone running for a political office?
The Santa Clarita chapter of the Zonta Club will hold a special "Yellow Rose Ceremony" to commemorate the honor roll of donors and contributors between 2004-2009 on Thursday, June 3 from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Keyes Lexus of Valencia showroom, 24033 Creekside Road, Valencia 91355.
SANTA MONICA, Calif., June 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Insurers and the political action committees they fund have spent more than $17 million on candidates and one ballot initiative to quietly influence the outcome of Tuesday's election, according to a new analysis released today by Campaign for Consumer Rights.
Summit West Public Relations and Marketing will stage its 12th annual "Lexus of Valencia Jazz and Blues" concert series from Friday, June 11 to Friday, Aug. 27.
Bowman Celebrates Artists, Poets
The College of the Canyons Employee Training Institute (ETI) has received a $150,000 grant from the state Chancellor's Economic and Workforce Development program to provide training services to more than 100 Boston Scientific employees in the company's economically burgeoning neuromodulation division.
As oil continues to leak in the Gulf of Mexico, fingers are being pointed in every direction, looking for blame due to the lack of preparedness in predicting such a catastrophe. If appropriate precautionary measures had been anticipated, this problem could have been minimized.
PARIS (AP) - Early on, Serena Williams knocked dirt from her shoes by angrily whacking them with her racket, as if punishing the clay that keeps tripping her up at the French Open.
Richard Tibbetts Frankian, a groundbreaking engineer whose calculations and discoveries shaped much of the state building code for decades to come, died May 22 of a heart ailment in Port Alberni, British Columbia. He was 81.
With a big grin, Ryan Latner, 23, took off from the starting line Tuesday with the Special Olympics torch in hand.
In the best-selling book "Talent Is Overrated," author Geoff Colvin states that everyone can learn, but suggests an education program that makes sense on an individual basis.
Christopher, my 28-year-old son, kneels with his back to me as he carefully arranges logs, and lights the fire in the big iron stove in his living room.
Regarding "Lighten up" (May 8): Thank you to The Signal for publishing my letter, which was timely. Thank you for recognizing and addressing the essential meaning of the letter.
I was lucky enough to be outside with my wife during the low passing of the mysterious jet that did a "doughnut" over the Santa Clarita Valley.
The American middle class has been the wealthiest in the world for a long time, but no longer.
It keeps coming into homes with the full backing of traditions, holidays, celebrations, rituals and even the search for happiness. Millions of marketing dollars encourage it. The economy depends on it. Kids demand it.
YPSILANTI TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) - Loraine Osborne is a Rosie.
LA HABRA, Calif. (AP) - An explosion and fire possibly caused by a dust buildup at a metal-polishing shop injured 11 people Tuesday, including two men who were critically burned, fire officials said.
Graduation rates in the William S. Hart Union High School District continued to far outpace the average rates in the county and the state, according to numbers released this week.
KENNESAW, Ga. (AP) - A FedEx employee wearing ammunition draped across his chest "like Rambo" opened fire Tuesday at a package-sorting center outside Atlanta, wounding six people before apparently committing suicide, police and witnesses said.
NEW YORK (AP) - Issuing about the strongest rebuke that he could, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver banned Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling for life Tuesday for making racist comments in a recorded conversation, the first step toward forcing a sale of the club and permanently removing Sterling from the league.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti chided Time Warner Cable at an industry gathering Tuesday for not reaching deals with other TV providers so all fans of the Dodgers could watch the baseball games.
SACRAMENTO – The Senate Natural Resources and Water Committee on Tuesday unanimously approved two bills in a package of legislation by committee chair Senator Fran Pavley (D-Agoura Hills) to modernize California's water system.
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TORRANCE, Calif. (AP) - Toyota's announcement Monday that it is moving its U.S. headquarters from Torrance to Texas comes as a major blow not just to this manicured city south of Los Angeles but also to the larger region, which has watched a number of major employers walk away in recent years.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration admonished colleges and universities - "No more turning a blind eye" - in new guidelines designed to stem sexual assaults on campuses and help the victims.
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) - The Silicon Valley court battle between Apple and Samsung is entering its final phase.
NEW YORK (AP) - Whether to allow more exports of U.S. oil and natural gas has become a matter of political debate in Washington. But to economists, the answer is clear: The nation would benefit.
PENSACOLA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - In the latest blow from a dayslong chain of severe weather across the South and Midwest, the Florida Panhandle and Alabama Gulf Coast were hit with widespread flooding early Wednesday, with people stranded in cars and homes waiting for rescuers to find a way around impassable roads and others abandoning vehicles to walk to safety.