Financial experts agree that saving should be a part of every household budget; unfortunately many Americans aren't prepared for financial emergencies, nor are they saving enough for retirement.
With high unemployment and the California real estate values still in the doldrums, the state is taking a new step to prevent foreclosures and stabilize communities.
Mountasia Family Fun Center will host a fundraiser for the Yes I Can student-organized 2011 Summer Meltdown concert until closing time at 11 p.m. Friday, Feb. 25.
It's a big year for fans of heroic fantasy. Peter Jackson is finally starting production on "The Hobbit." George R.R. Martin's beloved "A Game of Thrones" is coming to HBO. And two of video-gaming's most popular epics are returning with fresh chapters: BioWare's "Dragon Age II" and Bethesda Softworks' "Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim."
On the day the Oscar nominations were announced, I made some quick guesses and toyed with the possibility that "True Grit" might sneak in. I've changed my mind, and now agree with the conventional wisdom that "The King's Speech" will be the year's best picture. Still, "True Grit" or "The Social Network" could pull off an upset. You might want to consider that in entering the $100,000 Outguess Ebert contest this year.
During the season of Academy, Golden Globe and Grammy awards, Santa Clarita's own Small Business Development Center took center stage in January to collect a few prominent awards of its own.
Planning to go to college in California? Here's some information you may want to know.
The Signal's Editorial Board always takes pride in its efforts to "look out for the little guy," but sometimes even we are overwhelmed by the job.
I am writing in response to Elaine Chu's disturbing letter to the editor in Tuesday's Signal about Stevenson Ranch not needing a library.
Breakfast with 'Buck'
A doctor who served as president of the American Medical Association has joined the board of directors at Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital.
U.S. wine exports rebounded to a new record of $1.14 billion in winery revenues in 2010. Ninety percent of this country's exports are from California according to the Wine Institute, a California advocacy and public policy association located in San Francisco.
The Santa Clarita Organization for Planning and the Environment has just completed the final comment letter on a series of four huge environmental documents for large projects in the Santa Clarita Valley.
So the city and the mayor of Santa Clarita want input on the library system.
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.