Sacramento - The Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association issued its 2009 Legislative Report Card earlier this week, and California State Senator Tony Strickland (R-Simi Valley) scored first among senators with a score of 97.6 percent.
WASHINGTON, D.C.- Rep. Howard P. "Buck" McKeon (R-Santa Clarita) issued the following statement today after the House passed the 'doc fix' legislation (H.R. 3961), which will add more than $200 billion to the federal deficit.
The city of Santa Clarita and the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health will host a free, walk-in H1N1 vaccination clinic on Friday, Dec. 4 at the city's Sports Complex Activities Center. The event will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., or until the vaccination supply is depleted.
The Filipino American Association of SCV will host its 2009 Annual Presidents' Cup Golf Tournament fundraiser event on Saturday, Nov. 21 from 8:30 a.m. to 11 p.m. at Robinson Ranch Golf Club.
Canyon High School All Squads Cheer participated in a community outreach fundraiser that culminated Nov. 17 with a presentation of funds raised for the chosen non-profit organization, the Triumph Foundation.
Brave New World Comics will host a "Black Friday Super Sale" on Friday, Nov. 27 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. at their store at 22722 Lyons Avenue, #6, Newhall 91321.
I opened The Signal this morning to see a front-page, full-length article ("Sporting teamwork on Super Bowl Saturday," Nov. 16) on a flag football championship game played this past weekend. The game was attended by a Signal staff writer as well as a photographer who had three photos adorning the article, including a full-color photo on the front page.
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:
Santa Clarita Valley lost another life to suicide - the young life of Brigett Kennemore.
Recently the governor signed new water legislation that hopefully will help solve California's growing water problem.
Taxes are doing us in. There is an old saying, apparently in New York, that goes like this: "The time to live in New York is when you're young and poor, or old and rich - otherwise you're better off somewhere else."
The "Rescues on the Runway" fashion show to benefit homeless pets will be held at 5:30 p.m. Nov. 22 at the Hyatt Valencia.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Following reports by ABC News, Rep. Howard P. "Buck" McKeon (R-Santa Clarita) is expressing serious concern about the "facts" being presented to the American public and how their tax dollars are being spent under a mismanaged stimulus package.
Santa Clarita Valley-based improv comedy team "HOLLER!" will perform for the Los Angeles Comedy Festival on Friday, Nov. 20 at 11 p.m. at ACME Comedy Theater in Los Angeles.
A Safe Harbor will hold a potluck dinner on Thursday, Nov. 19 from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. at its office and meeting rooms.
IMPERIAL, Calif. (AP) - A Marine Corps official says the military is working on a plan to help three displaced families whose homes were damaged when one of its jets slammed into a neighborhood in the small Southern California desert city of Imperial.
A look back at the crimes reported in the Newhall area last week.
WARREN, Mich. (AP) - General Motors says a pattern of incompetence and neglect, not a larger conspiracy or cover-up, is to blame for a long-delayed recall of defective ignition switches.
MONCTON, New Brunswick (AP) - A man suspected of killing three Royal Canadian Mounted Police officers was spotted three times Thursday but has so far eluded a massive manhunt in the normally tranquil east coast city of Moncton, police said.
YANGON, Myanmar (AP) - A dragon fish with intricate, maze-like markings on every scale, a frog with rough, chocolate-colored skin and a ginger plant are among more than two dozen flora and fauna species found in Myanmar since it emerged from a half-century of military rule and isolation.
MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) - Boko Haram militants dressed as soldiers slaughtered at least 200 civilians in three villages in northeastern Nigeria and the military failed to intervene even though it was warned that an attack was imminent, witnesses said on Thursday.
BRUSSELS (AP) - President Barack Obama said Thursday he "absolutely makes no apologies" for seeking the release of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl in a prisoner swap with the Taliban, vigorously defending an exchange that has caused a furor in the United States and has dogged the president on his European trip this week.
NEW YORK (AP) - Fire tore through three townhouses on Staten Island early Thursday, injuring 34 people including two young children who were tossed out of a smoke-filled second-floor window into the arms of neighbors below, authorities and witnesses said.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - John Danks and three relievers combined on a three-hitter, Leury Garcia hit his first major league home run and the Chicago White Sox beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 2-1 on Wednesday in the rubber game of a three-game series.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Three 14-year-old girls were hospitalized Wednesday after a car crashed into them at a North Hollywood crosswalk.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A man who played a dancing hamster in Kia car commercials and was a backup dancer for Madonna has been charged with California disability fraud.
MPERIAL, Calif. (AP) - A Marine jet crashed into a residential area in a Southern California desert community Wednesday, exploding and setting two homes on fire. The pilot ejected safely, and there was no immediate word of any injuries on the ground.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Justin Williams scored 4:36 into overtime after a turnover by Dan Girardi, and the Los Angeles Kings beat the New York Rangers 3-2 on Wednesday night in the Stanley Cup finals opener.
Veterans and their families are invited to apply for affordable housing in a new neighborhood to be located in Santa Clarita.
Jim McDonnell, the Long Beach police chief and former second in command of the Los Angeles Police Department, came very near to winning outright the Los Angeles County sheriff's post in Tuesday's election.