It's the nightmare of any suburban family busily occupied daily with working average jobs outside the house, maintaining a household, raising kids and making the mortgage payments: One day they wake up to a disaster that sends their once-ordered lives tumbling about them.
It's been 18 years, Santa Clarita. Isn't it time you experienced what all the fuss is about?
Monday, April 25
One of the top movies last year, "The Social Network," dealt with the founding of the internet phenomenon, Facebook, or, as the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals likes to call it, "The Facebook."
Gov. Jerry Brown visited Hart High School on Thursday where he rallied for his proposal to extend taxes as a way to help close a multi-billion state budget hole.
A 48-year-old man was arrested Thursday for assault with a deadly weapon for kicking another man in the head repeatedly during an after-midnight fight in downtown Newhall.
Newcomers and friends
JCPenney customers at the Westfield Valencia Town center can round their purchases up to the nearest whole dollar, donating the difference to the JCPenney Afterschool Fund, a public charity that provides at-risk children access to life-enriching after-school programs.
Completing a job application and creating a resumé are the topic for the next LifeForward workshop offered by Zonta Club of the SCV on Saturday, April 23. The workshops are offered free to local women, and free child care is available for those who reserve at least one week in advance. The workshops are held at Desert Streams Church, 26873 Ruether Ave., Canyon Country, and run from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
They may be partying now, but they won't be partying for long.
The April 11 article "Libraries' familiar faces - Community: After city takeover, readers will still see many of the same librarians" needs a few facts.
Los Angeles County's Local Agency Formation Commission is seeking an individual to serve as a alternate public member.
Five hundred cubic yards of concrete is scheduled to be poured today to lay the foundation for the east half of the Old Town Newhall Library.
A newly constructed 30,000-square-foot shopping center at 28656 The Old Road in Valencia was sold to a private investor, according to Lee & Associates, a commercial real estate brokerage and member of Lee & Associates group of companies.
Greg Wolf of Realty Executives Valencia has earned the Certified Distressed Property Expert designation. Wolf completed training in foreclosure avoidance and short sales.
I am one of those folks who signed up for the Affordable Care Act. It was my first time on the open health care market, since I always had health care provided from employment, either mine or my spouse's.
Regarding The Signal's Jan. 6 front-page article, "Burglaries on the rise in SCV this past year," I would like to point out that all is not necessarily as it appears.
I honestly don't believe that Democrats and Republicans will ever sit down and compromise on anything. The simple act of governing for all of the people seems to be impossible.
Editor's note: We asked our newspaper, website and Facebook readers to tell us about their experiences in the Jan. 17, 1994, Northridge earthquake. Here's what they said.
Recently, the community of Santa Clarita has been buzzing over potential billboard removals and the possibility of sign ordinance changes. It began when the Metro Group, who owns the land on which the billboards in question reside, approached the city with a proposal to remove every billboard in the Metro (railroad) right-of-way, within the Soledad Canyon Road and Railroad Avenue corridors, in the center of the city. This amounts to the permanent removal of 118 billboards on 62 structures along the Metro right-of-way in exchange for a change to the current sign ordinance that would allow them to build three ...
The demand for public transportation continues to increase as Americans enjoy the freedoms provided by commuter buses and railways.
This summer, the Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce will host the third annual Patriot Luncheon on July 11 at the Hyatt Regency Valencia.
Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich will address the Santa Clarita Valley business and community leaders on May 1 at the fifth annual State of the County Luncheon.
We all know that perception often influences our decisions, yet we catch ourselves and become reminded that what we perceive isn't always what's really going on. With the constant barrage of information available in today's 24/7 world, it's important to not get caught up in the day-to-day market volatility and news headlines. That daily hype doesn't always dovetail with what Wells Fargo Advisors top strategists are observing in the financial marketplace.
With everything from nationally ranked academic programs to effective career education opportunities and college placement services, Hart district students are afforded every opportunity to excel in an increasingly competitive academic environment.
Whether priorities are schools, recreation or convenience and friendly neighborhoods, home buyers are finding that Fair Oaks Ranch by Pardee Homes fills the bill.