The Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. (FDIC) has been providing deposit insurance coverage to depositors of insured banks since 1933. This protection is important to all investors. Given the current economy, individuals are more concerned their money is protected. The elderly tend to be most heavily invested in cash and are dependent on this money to cover living expenses.
In response to the letter by Robert Davenport ("American values," June 19): Wow! Quite the diatribe.
Residents of Castaic have been promised a high school, and have suffered long school commutes for many years. The entire Santa Clarita Valley voted in bonds to help build that school, but for one reason or another, it has still not been built.
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Robert DiPrimio, president and general manager of the Valencia Water Company, will be leaving the water retailer next month for a job with a San Gabriel Valley utility, it was reported Wednesday.
A summary of events Wednesday, July 14, Day 85 of the Gulf of Mexico oil spill that began with the April 20 explosion and fire on the drilling rig Deepwater Horizon, owned by Transocean Ltd. and leased by BP PLC, which is in charge of cleanup and containment. The blast killed 11 workers. Since then, oil has been pouring into the Gulf from a blown-out undersea well.
ST. ANDREWS, Scotland (AP) - The locals are famous for saying that if it's "nae rain and nae wind then it's nae golf."
There was rain. And there was wind.
The Career Center at College of the Canyons hosted CareerCampSCV for more than 100 people at the Dr. Dianne G. Van Hook University Center on Saturday, July 10.
College of the Canyons will begin selling single-event tickets for the 2010-2011 "COC Presents Series" season on Saturday at the Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center. Ticket sales will run from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday and will continue during regular box-office hours, which are Monday through Friday from 11:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Headlining acts for the 2010-11 season include Michael Bolton, War, Big Bad Voodoo Daddy and One Night of Queen.
Sheriff's deputies arrested three Sacramento men this week who allegedly tried to get people in Stevenson Ranch to donate money for what they said claimed an anti-gang youth group - but turned out to be their own gasoline fund.
"So, what's the bottom line?" Arnie resolutely and warmly asked. Behind him in a wooden casket lay his beloved wife, Candi. Before him, hundreds of friends overflowed the sanctuary into the cemetery courtyard.
Enriching an already impressive crop of NCAA Division I softball recruits from the Santa Clarita Valley over the last few years, Karlie Habitz verbally committed to Penn State last week.
The shelves at most bookstores are crammed with interesting books. Unfortunately, most business owners don't have the time to read everything they would like to. Some don't read anything at all, particularly when it comes to books on business.
A Valencia father was reunited with his missing son Tuesday morning after some restaurant employees spotted the teen wandering near Castaic Road and matched his face with a picture in The Signal.
I am just heartsick over the fact that our government intends to bring a lawsuit against Arizona. It is mind-blowing. Usually, I get angry. But this is unforgivable.
Whether priorities are schools, recreation or convenience and friendly neighborhoods, home buyers are finding that Fair Oaks Ranch by Pardee Homes fills the bill.