I just received an e-mail from Congressman Howard "Buck" McKeon, R-Santa Clarita, stating that tax cuts for all Americans are about to expire. That's true, as far as it goes.
The tea party movement is, in my view, a mirror image of the Republican Party in general.
Thanks to Steve Lunetta for his column saluting the U.S. Navy ("A salute to the U.S. Navy," Sept. 27).
The authorities are delaying lethal injection for Albert Brown because they don't want to cause him needless pain. Give me a break.
Power Chevrolet Valencia is teaming up with the American Youth Soccer Organization (AYSO), Region 677, to provide its players and coaches with soccer kits filled with equipment bags, soccer balls, sport cones, practice jerseys, T-shirts, a monetary donation and an opportunity to help them raise funds. Region 677 covers Canyon Country.
Have you ever wondered how the Sheriff's Department really works? Or wondered what happens during a routine traffic stop? How does real-life detective work compare to what you see on television? These questions will be answered when the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station is holds its own Community Academy, which is a unique opportunity to learn up close and personal about the inner workings of local law enforcement.
Delete Lauri Solano, left, of Valencia, reacts to the breath of her husband, Carlos, after he tried the Fort Apache chili during the Fun in the Sun Chili Cook-off at the Jack Bones Equestrian Center at Pitchess Detention Center in Castaic on Saturday.
They frame your favorite view and are key to making your home comfortable in summer and winter, yet most people don't think about them until they stop working properly. But, if your windows aren't performing as well as they should, now is a great time to consider replacing them.
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.
BEVERLY HILLS - It was another up-and-down game for Canyon High.
Here are the results of The-Signal.com's latest Reader Meter poll.
With a posse of more than 40 students and community members performing as cowboys, cowgirls, line dancers and country crooners, this month the College of the Canyons theatre and music departments will present a production of the foot-stomping musical "The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas."
The Signal's website, The-Signal.com, will be offline for approximately 12 hours Saturday starting at 5 a.m. Pacific time.
SACRAMENTO - California has one of the highest seat belt compliance rates in the nation.
This holiday season, Police, Sheriff and CHP will be out in force
BANGKOK (AP) - The head of Thailand's protest movement on Tuesday extended his extraordinary claims to holding power over government activities, issuing orders to officials over whom he has no legal or actual authority.
GENEVA (AP) - Armed conflicts killed at least 95,000 people and wounded hundreds of thousands more last year but few of them led to any punishment for war crimes because the laws are unclear, a Swiss-based think tank said Tuesday.
MOORPARK (AP) - Crews are dealing with an onslaught of Santa Ana Winds as they work to keep flames from a wildfire away from homes in Ventura County.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A power outage caused by a vehicle accident has caused traffic problems outside Los Angeles International Airport, but the airport itself continues to operate.
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) - Ukraine's embattled President Viktor Yanukovych on Tuesday promised that some demonstrators arrested in the massive protests sweeping the capital will be released, part of a bid to defuse a political stand-off that is threatening his leadership.
JOHANNESBURG (AP) - U.S. President Barack Obama exhorted the world Tuesday to embrace Nelson Mandela's universal message of peace and justice, electrifying tens of thousands of rain-lashed spectators and prompting a standing ovation by scores of heads of state in a South African stadium.
LONDON (AP) - American and British intelligence operations have been spying on gamers across the world, media outlets reported, saying that the world's most powerful espionage agencies sent undercover agents into virtual universes to monitor activity in online fantasy games such as "World of Warcraft."
There is no denying that Barack Obama has had a long and difficult row to hoe. On the night of his inauguration in 2009, 13 Republican House and Senate leaders, plus Newt Gingrich and spinmeister Frank Luntz, met secretly in Washington to coordinate tactics to destroy his presidency.
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.