I'd like to express my sincere gratitude to our brave troops who volunteer to serve this great nation. Thankfully, we still have a great many young people who take pride in protecting the freedoms we all enjoy.
For the most part I find The Signal's opinion page amusing in its predictability and leftist goose-stepping, and the feigned disgust at guest columnists' plagiarism is priceless entertainment to be sure.
I decided to write this letter to the editor for a change of pace from politics. Tune out the politics for a moment, and tune in to the radio to hear some very fine music. There is a new music radio station in Los Angeles that can be enjoyed by one and all.
Dear senators Barbara Boxer and Dianne Feinsltein: With the disclosure of deals made with a number of senators to vote for the national health care bill, it makes me curious about a lack of concern on your part.
November 1, 2009
Huckleberry Learning Center is now offering scholarships to help families pay for classes.
Santa Clarita will hold its monthly job fair from 10 a.m. to noon Tuesday at the Santa Clarita WorkSource Center.
Santa Clarita's Blue Ribbon Task Force is compiling names of people 24 years and younger who were killed in traffic accidents. The names will be placed in Santa Clarita's Youth Grove Memorial in Central Park.
My December horoscope on MSN stated Sagittarians "stand against the pre-established social order of this society." That explains my figurative tendency to hit my head against the wall.
I hope you do live up to your new pledge of journalistic integrity for the opinion columns with higher standards and fact checking.
I keep this on the side of my computer and wanted to share it with your readers.
Your retirement may be years away, but it's never too early to start planning for your future. Planning ahead, saving and investing throughout your life may help you enjoy financial stability in your retirement years.
SACRAMENTO - Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger has warned Californians that they face more economic pain in the year ahead, and on Friday he delivered on that promise by proposing an austere budget that takes the state back to its spending level of six years ago.
WASHINGTON - His agenda altered by the Christmas bombing attempt, President Barack Obama pivoted back to the domestic economy on Friday, promoting new U.S. spending to create tens of thousands of clean-technology jobs.
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:
Statement from 25th Congressional District Democratic candidate Lee Rogers:
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The majority of shootings in most U.S. police departments involve animals, usually dogs, and experts say a new series of videos can help change often quick-trigger decisions fueled by fear.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Antitrust experts say AT&T's bid for DirecTV could reap immediate regulatory rewards. Coming so quickly on the heels of a rival cable company merger -the pairing of Comcast and Time Warner Cable- makes it easier for regulators to approve both transactions because they create two counterbalanced giants in pay TV.
The Santa Clarita Public Library is trying to keep kids reading over the summer with the "Paws to Read" summer reading program.
In February, I wrote an open letter to a soldier I encountered en route from Washington, D.C., to Seattle. I shared my regret at crossing paths several times and not thanking him for his service. Though I don't know whether he ever stumbled on the column, I promised I wouldn't make the same mistake again. When opportunity knocked, I'd be ready.
CONGRESS 25th District
LUHANSK, Ukraine (AP) - Rebels have seized another border guard base in eastern Ukraine, the third such military facility taken over the last day.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Gov. Jerry Brown will run for an unprecedented fourth term in November against moderate first-time candidate Neel Kashkari, a former U.S. Treasury official who pitched himself as the best hope for the struggling California Republican Party.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Former Santa Monica, California, Mayor Bobby Shriver, a nephew of President John F. Kennedy, faces a former state lawmaker in November for a Los Angeles County supervisor seat.
The city of Santa Clarita is seeking the public's feedback on a grant proposal for the U.S. Department of Justice's Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program. Under the JAG program, the city is eligible to receive $26,749.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Locked in a squeaker of a race, Mississippi Sen. Thad Cochran and tea party-backed challenger Chris McDaniel pointed toward a possible June 24 runoff after battling to a near-draw Tuesday in a primary that underscored Republican differences.
BRUSSELS (AP) - U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said Wednesday it is unfair to the family of released captive Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl to leap to conclusions about his behavior in uniform.
1. JERRY BROWN SEEKS TO MAKE HISTORY
Let's stipulate that both sides of the political spectrum want the best for others (a fair assumption, especially since both sides insist that is so).
As Hillary Clinton prepares for her Democratic coronation as the next Democratic presidential candidate, she's decided to try dealing with the inconvenience of the Benghazi tragedy through her new book.