DEAR SMARTIES: My husband and I both came from very poor families. Our childhoods were miserable. We both worked hard all our lives, and now are retired and fairly secure.
My wife, Vanessa, coordinates the "Right Here, Right Now" column, which represents a Republican viewpoint on issues. Occasionally, my writings appear in this column.
If you want to make your argument against immigration, legal or illegal, you have to quit using taxes as the critical point. If you live in America, legally or illegally, you pay taxes one way or another.
Parents know how frustrating it can be to get their children to try and enjoy new foods.
When the final segment of an interview process occurs at a dining table, how do you maintain your advantage? Many decisions regarding your future with a company may be finalized in this setting.
This week's spotlight in the SCV highlights Independence Day celebrations and local recreation.
Zane Swift, 10, got ready with a couple of other kids to shoot the next scene of his clay animation film debut: "The So-called Stolen Tooth Brush."
Welcome to The-Signal.com's "2day in the SCV," a compendium of today's events and a quick journey through the past, present and future.
NBA free agent LeBron James announced he will play for the Miami Heat next season.
Washington, D.C. - U.S. House Armed Services Committee Ranking Member Howard P. "Buck" McKeon (R-Calif.) released the following statement today regarding Secretary of Defense Robert Gates' recommendation of General James Mattis (USMC) to be the next commander of U.S. Central Command (CENTCOM):
Santa Clarita resident Kevin R. Rodgers was awarded the rank of Eagle Scout during a Court of Honor held on June 26 at The Master's College.
Rep. Howard P. "Buck" McKeon (R-Santa Clarita) will hold a roundtable discussion at the SCV Senior Center on Thursday, July 7 from 3 p.m. to 3:45 p.m. to discuss Medicare and TRICARE with invited senior citizens and veterans.
Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station investigators will shut down Valencia Boulevard between Citrus Avenue and McBean Parkway from 1 to about 5 a.m. on Friday as they attempt to reconstruct the July 4 collision that killed a fireworks spectator and injured several of her family members.
Our heartfelt thoughts and prayers go out to the Santa Clarita family that lost a mother, to her children and family members who were injured and to those in attendance that evening who were so very impacted by this tragedy. Ours is a close community, and the loss of one of our own hurts deeply.
Regarding the tragic fatal car crash that killed a mother and injured others on July 4 near Westfield Valencia Town Center: I was there with my family and 11- and 14-year-old kids.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - With no divisive initiatives on the ballot Tuesday, the first statewide election under California's top-two system was not drawing much interest from voters despite some fiercely contested seats for Congress, the state Legislature and statewide offices.
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) - About an hour after a California teen was discovered on a Hawaii runway in April, a nonplussed pilot preparing to depart tells air traffic controllers he will be a bit delayed because "a guy is seeming to have stowed away in the landing gear from San Jose to Maui."
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Republicans hoping to loosen the Democratic Party's grip on California politics get an early test of their prospects when primary voters select nominees for eight statewide offices.
Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station
Stevenson Ranch: Zone 3 Update - Public Safety and Crime Prevention Information
This past week in Zone 7, the following Part-1 Crimes occurred:
It is no secret that children love new toys. They love Christmas and birthdays because of the multitude of gifts they receive. However, the most important gift any child could receive is the continual presence of his parents in his life. As a parent, giving your time, energy and love to your child is one of the most important things you can do.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - A search of the San Francisco apartment of a social media expert turned up ball bearings, screws and components needed to make a homemade bomb, the FBI said in an affidavit unsealed Tuesday.
Our first run together was a disaster.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Right up until the moment Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl was freed, U.S. officials weren't sure the Taliban would really release the only American soldier held captive in Afghanistan in exchange for high-level militants detained at Guantanamo Bay.
SAN DIEGO (AP) - The Navy has decided to give a letter of reprimand to a former Blue Angels commander accused of allowing sexual harassment in the workplace during his time as leader of the famed precision flying team.
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WARSAW, Poland (AP) - The United States is preparing to boost its military presence in Europe at a cost of up to $1 billion, President Barack Obama said Tuesday, as tensions in the region simmer over Russia's aggressive actions in Ukraine.
SLOVYANSK, Ukraine (AP) - Ukrainian troops on Tuesday launched an offensive against pro-Russian insurgents in the eastern city of Slovyansk and advanced through the city's outskirts, the nation's interior minister said.
KARACHI, Pakistan (AP) - A Pakistan air force fighter jet crashed into the country's largest city after a technical fault Tuesday, killing two pilots and a civilian on the ground, authorities said.