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Last week, all-around good guy and Signal business columnist Frank Norton wrote that perhaps it's time we give up on our Golden State for the greener pasture "low tax" states of Texas, Nevada and locales further afield.
Can you think of a federal government service or mandated program that has succeeded in your lifetime?
Dear Rep. Howard "Buck" McKeon,
Because of health concerns, Saugus High School Lead Campus Supervisor Sonia Gutierrez will be leaving the school in December.
There's nothing like a house full of family and friends for the holidays. Whether you need to wake the family to a delicious breakfast or feed a hungry crowd after a busy day of shopping, keep things simple with some tasty shortcuts from Food Network Star Sandra Lee.
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: Today is Wednesday, Nov. 25, the 329th day of 2009. There are 36 days left in the year.
Today is Wednesday, Nov. 25, the 329th day of 2009. There are 36 days left in the year.
This is in response to Lynn Vakay's sermon on "To whom should Americans be giving thanks?" (Nov. 20).
Multiple-Grammy winner Gordon Goodwin visited West Ranch High School Nov. 5 to work with the Studio A Jazz Band.
Saugus High senior Jamie Molacek has played soccer since she was 4 years old, and it's paid off - 28 colleges have expressed interest in her.
It's true what they say - everyday you are writing a new page in your life's novel. After all, isn't it you living in your shoes? You can draft an original story from the malnourished bones of your childhood; you can flip the script and start a business after 20 years as a stay-at-home mother. Yes, you can!
Deputies searched for but could not find a suspect who stole a wad of cash from a Valencia bank on Friday.
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: Today is Tuesday, Nov. 24, the 328th day of 2009. There are 37 days left in the year.
Today is Tuesday, Nov. 24, the 328th day of 2009. There are 37 days left in the year.
I'm cheering for health care reform, even though I'm resigned to a debate heavily influenced by special interests. This chapter of American history would turn Jimmy Stewart's Mr. Smith into a die-hard cynic.
Priorities are a reality of everyday life. Every person, family or entity, no matter how big or small, faces the dilemma of setting goals and priorities for themselves. Santa Clarita is no exception and this year that activity got even harder.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Jeff Carter had a goal and two assists, Tyler Toffoli scored the tiebreaking goal late in the second period, and the Los Angeles Kings beat the Chicago Blackhawks 4-3 on Saturday night to take a 2-1 lead in the Western Conference finals.
Marine Staff Sgt. Liam Dwyer always knew that despite losing much of his left leg in combat he could win races if he got the chance.
DETROIT (AP) - Valencia High graduate Danny Worth has a pretty impressive knuckleball for an infielder.
The headliner for Saugus softball all season has been in the pitcher's circle.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - David Buchanan threw five effective innings in his major league debut, Chase Utley hit a two-run homer and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 5-3 Saturday.
Five people were transported to the hospital following an early-afternoon collision today on Railroad Avenue near Drayton Street that involved a vehicle from the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station, according to officials.
A pair of checkpoints to screen for drivers who may be under the influence of drugs or alcohol or driving without a license netted 18 arrests, according to the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station.
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) - A man who pleaded guilty to killing his North Dakota neighbor in 1999 over a water drainage dispute will leave prison without ever telling authorities where he dumped the body.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - A 2011 surveillance video shows a woman with a bag walking into a Neiman Marcus store and trying on clothes. She buys some items and returns others before being stopped outside the high-end department store by security workers.
A group of believers from more than one dozen churches worked together over the past year toward one common goal, hosting a large music event showcasing contemporary Christian music.
Just when it appeared the ghosts of the Valencia's postseason past were looming over Valencia High on Friday, the fears of the Viking faithful were abruptly put to rest.
Students at Golden Valley High School got a somber reminder Friday to celebrate safely this year, as officials from the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station spoke at the school as part of White Ribbon Week and the Drive Safe campaign.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Miley Cyrus obtained a temporary restraining order Friday against an Arizona man who was recently detained by police while trying to meet the singer-actress.
Saugus Union School District Board of Education Member Douglas (Doug) Bryce has announced that he will be resigning his position as a Board Member. Mr. Bryce has accepted a new job in the San Diego area and will be relocating to the San Diego area. In his new position, he will be working from home in Santa Clarita until he is able to sell his home in order to relocate to San Diego, at which point he will submit his official resignation from his Board of Trustees position.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A mother has been charged with stabbing to death her three young daughters, whose bloody bodies were found on a bed at her Southern California home.