Here at the office of the Vast Right Wing Conspiracy, we have watched the unfolding Greek finance crisis with great interest. That is, when we weren't watching the Conrad Murray trial and the resulting guilty verdict.
A pedestrian believed to be in his mid-40s was taken to hospital with head injuries this afternoon after colliding with a car on Parker Road near the southbound on-ramp of Interstate 5.
The Saugus Hich School Dance Team will host its annual Dance Clinic for children on Saturday.
Carley Fredrickson of Girl Scout Troop 5982 is on her way receiving her Girl Scout Gold Award.
Third Thursdays, ongoing
The House of Representatives finds time for passing a resolution reaffirming "In God We Trust" as the U.S. motto, but our representative in Congress is unable to get anything done on the Cemex's mining contracts in Soledad Canyon.
Those with grown children know the concept of "senioritis."
For more than 10 years, the city of Santa Clarita has been fighting to stave off the opening of one of the largest aggregate mega-mines in the nation.
"Gerrymander: to divide the constituencies of (a voting area) so as to give one party an unfair advantage."
Well, now we have clarity on the Cemex mine issue: Rep. Howard "Buck" McKeon, R-Santa Clarita, stated in The Signal's interview with him ("McKeon: Cemex options waning," Nov. 10) that he cannot introduce legislation necessary to reach agreement on moving the proposed mine to another site because the GOP's House of Representatives leadership considers this common-sense piece of vital legislation an "earmark," and by House Republican rules, "earmarks" cannot be introduced for consideration.
Smokin' Joe Frazier died this week.
Today, it is very hard to praise a famous person without the disappointment that follows that praise.
In a story credited to St. Benedict written in 530 A.D., a traveler came upon a group of three hard-at-work stonemasons and asked each in turn what he was doing.
The City Council members mean well. However, it's my opinion that four of them (Weste, McLean, Ender and Ferry) are beating a dead horse.
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WASHINGTON (AP) - Five years a captive from the Afghanistan war, Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl is back in American hands, freed for five Guantanamo terrorism detainees in a swap stirring sharp debate in Washington over whether the U.S. should have negotiated with the Taliban over prisoners.
On Sunday, June 1, 2014, from about 6:00PM- 11:00PM, an emergency response exercise will be held at the Westfield Valencia Town Center, 24201 Valencia Blvd, Valencia.
MOJAVE, Calif. (AP) - An environmental group says a mining company's plan to extract more than a billion dollars' worth of gold and silver from a mountain near the desert town of Mojave threatens a snail's existence and must be halted.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A new poll shows Gov. Jerry Brown heading into Tuesday's primary election with a huge lead while his top two Republican challengers have pulled into a dead heat.
PALO ALTO, Calif. (AP) - When HBO rolled out a mockumentary poking fun at high tech this spring, Silicon Valley checked it out.
ISLAMORADA, Fla. (AP) - Like viewers worldwide, Fabien Cousteau was entranced by his famous grandfather's films about marine life and human exploration underwater. Now he's adding to his family's sea stories with a 31-day underwater expedition in the Florida Keys.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Family members say the wife of a New Jersey borough commissioner was among seven dead in a plane crash that also killed the co-owner of the Philadelphia Inquirer.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The skies off the Hawaiian island of Kauai will be a stand-in for Mars as NASA prepares to launch a saucer-shaped vehicle in an experimental flight designed to land heavy loads on the red planet.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - As President Barack Obama prepares to announce tougher new air quality standards, lawmakers in several states already are trying to blunt the impact on aging coal-fired power plants that feed electricity to millions of consumers.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - A funeral has been held in Philadelphia for a rundown row house seen as a symbol of urban blight.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - California is providing haphazard, inadequate psychiatric treatment to its most severely mentally ill inmates, according to a new report by a federal court official.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Call them the fortunate ones: Nearly 4,000 California companies, farms and others are allowed to use free water with little oversight when the state is so bone dry that deliveries to nearly everyone else have been severely slashed.
CLEVELAND (AP) - A police car chase that ended in a schoolyard with two unarmed suspects dying in a hail of 137 bullets is part of a wide-ranging federal investigation into the Cleveland Police Department's use of deadly force and its pursuit policies.
Sabrin Sidhu, a senior at Valencia High School, has competed in the 77th Annual student speaker contest which is sponsored by the Lions Fourth District Student Speakers Foundation.
The SCV Writers' Group is an association of local writers who meet regularly to share their current fiction projects.