The Oak Hills Elementary Rock-n-Jog was more than just a fundraiser as the event served as a lesson in team building, health, fitness and music.
One can only be amused by Cam Noltemeyer's recent commentary, "Polluted water: Only time will tell," (Oct. 22). Noltemeyer can't seem to discuss this topic without distorting the facts about the cleanup of the perchlorate contamination in our groundwater or dredging up issues that have long since been addressed.
Hello, Santa Clarita Valley! Welcome to The-Signal.com's Daybreak, your point of entry for the day, and a quick journey through the past, present and future. Let the adventure begin:
We did a lot of events during Red Ribbon Week.
On Oct. 29, members of the Santa Clarita Elks Lodge No. 2379 visited third-grade students at Pinetree Community School.
SAN FRANCISCO -- While some may be attending parades or taking a day off to honor veterans, many veterans themselves will be spending Veterans Day struggling to secure food and housing.
On Oct. 28, the city's Ad Hoc Recycling Facility Citizen Site Selection Committee met at City Hall to discuss the site selection for a Recycling Facility in or around the city of Santa Clarita.
Reader Meter results, Oct. 30- Nov. 6, 2009
Here are the results of The-Signal.com's latest Reader Meter poll.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Friday, Rep. Howard P. "Buck" McKeon (R-Santa Clarita) issued the following statement after the U.S. Department of Labor showed a loss of 190,000 jobs in October, with the national unemployment rate reaching 10.2 percent, a 26-year high:
The city of Santa Clarita invites community members to register to participate in the 2010 Winter Adult Soccer Tournament.
SACRAMENTO - For the third consecutive year, Assemblyman Cameron Smyth (R-Santa Clarita) has received a 100 percent rating from the California Chamber of Commerce for his positions on bills impacting the state's business community.
The Signal and Red Brick Pizza in Valencia threw a pizza party Thursday night for The Signal's 500th and 1,000th Facebook friends.
YORBA LINDA - Veterans Day will be celebrated Wednesday, Nov. 11 at the Richard Nixon Presidential Library. Visitors will enjoy free admission all day 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and a special program saluting the military at 11 a.m. in the East Room.
In her letter to the editor ("Need health care," Oct. 13), Dora Lee McCullough pleaded that she can't afford health care, and I hear her plea.
SAN QUENTIN, Calif. (AP) - The budding entrepreneurs wear blue sweat pants labeled "prisoner" and huge, flapping blue shirts. Their doors are triple locked, and lunch is a stale peanut butter and jelly sandwich. Complicating matters, participants in this growing Silicon Valley startup incubator are barred from the Internet.
By analogy with the gay marriage issue, who cares if someone who's never been to Paris wants to privately call themselves a "Parisian"?
I don't know why it happens every year. Our offices here at the Vast Right Wing Conspiracy get inundated with letters addressed to Saint Nicholas. We forward as many as we can to the Jolly Old Elf but a few we keep behind to share with you. Enjoy.
Nelson Mandela, 95, gave up a third of his lifespan so that South Africans could live in racial harmony.
Visitors to the Valencia Library last weekend were greeted with a sweet surprise: icing-topped and candy-cane-lined gingerbread houses on display for what organizers hope will become a yearly Gingerbread House Contest.
The annual Metrolink Holiday Toy Express has been stopped in its tracks because of budget cuts.
I read that Supervisor Antonovich is again raising concerns about welfare fraud in L.A. County. This is typical of Republicans to go after the poor and by implication "them" - brown- and black-skinned people.
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.