"The will of the people ... is the only legitimate foundation of any government."
Your article about enterprise zones ("In the zone: A local look at the effectiveness of enterprise zones," Aug. 8) made a number of good points, but I think it is important to understand more about the importance of this economic tool for businesses - especially those in the Santa Clarita Valley.
Believe it or not, there are actually other people running for governor of California other than Meg Whitman and Jerry Brown. Due to news releases on TV, radio and in newspapers, that's all we have been hearing about and we don't necessarily like either one.
Tom Pattantyus wrote a column relating his experiences as a young man in Hungary forced to participate in state demonstrations and went on to discuss his experiences with tea party gatherings ("From red boxers to tea partiers," Aug. 6).
When it comes to proper insurance coverage, there is one coverage that you really should not go without - "uninsured-motorist" coverage. Uninsured motorist coverage is perhaps the most important insurance you can have on your car-insurance policy.
A new kind of buzz can be felt inside World Muay Thai Gym in Canyon Country - even more than usual.
Many parents are expressing their concern about their teens' exposure to media, which hinders communication. Studies indicate teens spend 53 hours a week immersed in electronic media, and many parents are finding it more difficult to talk with their teens.
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.
The Tournament Players Club golf course in Valencia is hosting a "Member for the Day" event Monday, Aug. 23 at 10 a.m.
The city of Santa Clarita will offer beginning SCUBA diving classes at the Santa Clarita Aquatic Center at 20850 Centre Pointe Parkway, Santa Clarita 91351, starting with a free orientation on Thursday, Aug. 19 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department reported Thursday a 21.43 percent decrease in criminal homicides in Sheriff's patrol areas since July 31, compared to the same period last year.
The cross-valley connector continues to reduce traffic and traffic accidents at the intersections of Bouquet Canyon Road and Soledad Canyon, the city of Santa Clarita reported today.
More than 60 percent of the exhibitor booths for this fall's SCV Community Expo have been sold. Exhibit space for this year's event has been expanded to two exhibit halls based on last year's demand for booth space.
What does breakfast look like at your house? A quick toaster pastry or fast food sandwich? Or, perhaps there's no breakfast at all.
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) - A Mexican national was executed Wednesday night in Texas for killing a Houston police officer, despite pleas and diplomatic pressure from the Mexican government and the U.S. State Department to halt the punishment.
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
Fifty years ago, President Lyndon B. Johnson delivered his famous "War on Poverty" speech, purposing "to cure it and, above all, to prevent it." Unfortunately, like our other wars in the last half-century, this one has not lived up to its noble ideals.
This letter is in response to the letter of Nancy A. Meister ("Affordable Care Act: A success story," The Signal Jan. 17.)
I believe in Gary Morrison's passion, but not his facts ("Fiddling while climate change damages the Earth" Jan 12 Signal).
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.