Here are the results of The-Signal.com's latest Reader Meter poll.
The-Signal.com visitors cast a total of 309 votes from late afternoon Friday, Dec. 11 to late afternoon Friday, Dec. 18, 2009.
The Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station conducted a D.U.I. checkpoint starting 6 p.m. Friday night and ending at 2 a.m. Saturday morning.
The Westfield Valencia Town Center has added protection this holiday season.
SACRAMENTO - Reducing motorists' speed and enhancing public safety on our highways has long been a major concern for the California Highway Patrol (CHP), and now it's been awarded a federal grant to help enhance its traffic safety efforts.
Saugus Flag on Loan in Afghanistan
The Small Business Development Center (SBDC) hosted by College of the Canyons was recently honored with three 'highest achievement' awards at the annual Los Angeles Regional SBDC Award and Recognition Dinner - including the organization's prestigious 'Overall Highest Performer' award.
VAZIANI TRAINING AREA, Republic of Georgia - Clad in bandanas and wearing Taliban attire, U.S. Marines with 1st Battalion, 4th Marine Regiment, based at Camp Pendleton, Calif., trained with Georgian soldiers here in November 2009, as they role-played as the opposing force for the field exercises of Immediate Response 2010.
The American flag in the display case in the front lobby of Saugus High School once flew proudly in the Apache helicopter of Saugus graduate Capt. Aaron Schilleci.
SACRAMENTO - The California Highway Patrol (CHP) has a few suggestions for motorists looking to stay safe this year: never drink and drive, watch your speed and always buckle up before heading out.
Staff members from the William S. Hart Union High School District's administrative center turned into musicians for the holidays Friday, thanks to the efforts of Lorraine King, the superintendent's administrative assistant.
Santa Clarita's Manufactured Home Rental Adjustment Panel did not reach a decision on whether to allow for a rent increase of up to $200 at the Polynesian Mobile Home Park last night, panel members said.
Video games based on movies are often pushed through as afterthoughts, so word that director James Cameron and Ubisoft have been collaborating for years on his sci-fi epic, "Avatar," offered hope to gamers longing to explore the lush, brightly colored jungles of Pandora.
Watching "Avatar," I felt sort of the same as when I saw "Star Wars" in 1977. That was another movie I walked into with uncertain expectations. James Cameron's film has been the subject of relentlessly dubious advance buzz, just as his "Titanic" was. Once again, he has silenced the doubters by simply delivering an extraordinary film. There is still at least one man in Hollywood who knows how to spend $250 million, or was it $300 million, wisely.
Half the fun of serving champagne or sparkling wine is sharing its equally effervescent story with guests. Whether giving as a gift, serving as a stand-alone or mixed as a holiday cocktail, we have found some wonderful wines with legendary tales that will leave a special impression on friends and family this holiday season. Chill and enjoy!
Heidsieck & Co. Monopole Blue Top
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) - A Mexican national was executed Wednesday night in Texas for killing a Houston police officer, despite pleas and diplomatic pressure from the Mexican government and the U.S. State Department to halt the punishment.
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Fifty years ago, President Lyndon B. Johnson delivered his famous "War on Poverty" speech, purposing "to cure it and, above all, to prevent it." Unfortunately, like our other wars in the last half-century, this one has not lived up to its noble ideals.
This letter is in response to the letter of Nancy A. Meister ("Affordable Care Act: A success story," The Signal Jan. 17.)
I believe in Gary Morrison's passion, but not his facts ("Fiddling while climate change damages the Earth" Jan 12 Signal).
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.