On Oct. 29, members of the Santa Clarita Elks Lodge No. 2379 visited third-grade students at Pinetree Community School.
SAN FRANCISCO -- While some may be attending parades or taking a day off to honor veterans, many veterans themselves will be spending Veterans Day struggling to secure food and housing.
On Oct. 28, the city's Ad Hoc Recycling Facility Citizen Site Selection Committee met at City Hall to discuss the site selection for a Recycling Facility in or around the city of Santa Clarita.
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WASHINGTON, D.C. - Friday, Rep. Howard P. "Buck" McKeon (R-Santa Clarita) issued the following statement after the U.S. Department of Labor showed a loss of 190,000 jobs in October, with the national unemployment rate reaching 10.2 percent, a 26-year high:
The city of Santa Clarita invites community members to register to participate in the 2010 Winter Adult Soccer Tournament.
SACRAMENTO - For the third consecutive year, Assemblyman Cameron Smyth (R-Santa Clarita) has received a 100 percent rating from the California Chamber of Commerce for his positions on bills impacting the state's business community.
The Signal and Red Brick Pizza in Valencia threw a pizza party Thursday night for The Signal's 500th and 1,000th Facebook friends.
YORBA LINDA - Veterans Day will be celebrated Wednesday, Nov. 11 at the Richard Nixon Presidential Library. Visitors will enjoy free admission all day 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and a special program saluting the military at 11 a.m. in the East Room.
In her letter to the editor ("Need health care," Oct. 13), Dora Lee McCullough pleaded that she can't afford health care, and I hear her plea.
In response to the cynics and the negative people who responded and "slam-blasted" Minerva L. Williams' letter to the editor ("Live healthy, be happy," Sept. 20) in their comments:
Nazi? Pretty interesting how the non-critical thinkers are calling Obama a Nazi.
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Rowher Flat Off-Highway Vehicle Recreation Area reopened Saturday. The popular riding area is located in the Angeles National Forest off Highway 14 Freeway, northeast of Santa Clarita.
A missing elderly Valencia man was found Saturday morning, according to a Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's press release. Los Angeles police officers found Tomas Guillermo Garcia, 79, in good health and he was returned to the care of a Santa Clarita senior living facility.
WASHINGTON (AP) - A huge new paperwork headache for the government could also be jeopardizing coverage for some of the millions of people who just got health insurance under President Barack Obama'slaw.
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) - The language he once was punished for speaking in school became Chester Nez's primary weapon in World War II.
LOS ANGELES COUNTY - During the month of April, Los Angeles County D.I.S.A.R.M. officers conducted 1,011 searches and confiscated 28 weapons including 13 handguns, 1 assault rifle, 5 shotguns, and over $36 million in illegal drugs and drug money, announced Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich.
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A look back at the crimes reported in the Newhall area last week.
Getting your child ready for college may seem a little bit overwhelming, at first. By taking one step at a time, the process can be more manageable and less stressful for both of you. Here are 11 tips to help you be successful.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Don't call it a comeback.
We all go through times when we feel worn down. As parents, spouses and family members, we're often left feeling like we have too many obligations and not enough of ourselves to go around. When you find yourself needing a pick-me-up, meditation is a great place to turn. However, many people shy away from the idea of meditation thinking that it only involves bendable yogis chanting "om" over and over. You can make meditation work in your life, after learning about what style of meditation will work for you.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Former U.S. Treasury official Neel Kashkari says he will focus on issues that affect middle-class Californians in his longshot campaign to unseat Democratic Gov. Jerry Brown, who is seeking an unprecedented fourth term in November.
A Santa Clarita Valley community meeting to discuss the proposed California high-speed rail system is scheduled for Thursday evening in Newhall.
Statement from 25th Congressional District Democratic candidate Lee Rogers:
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The majority of shootings in most U.S. police departments involve animals, usually dogs, and experts say a new series of videos can help change often quick-trigger decisions fueled by fear.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Antitrust experts say AT&T's bid for DirecTV could reap immediate regulatory rewards. Coming so quickly on the heels of a rival cable company merger -the pairing of Comcast and Time Warner Cable- makes it easier for regulators to approve both transactions because they create two counterbalanced giants in pay TV.
The Santa Clarita Public Library is trying to keep kids reading over the summer with the "Paws to Read" summer reading program.
In February, I wrote an open letter to a soldier I encountered en route from Washington, D.C., to Seattle. I shared my regret at crossing paths several times and not thanking him for his service. Though I don't know whether he ever stumbled on the column, I promised I wouldn't make the same mistake again. When opportunity knocked, I'd be ready.