Stephanie Weiss has been an active volunteer in the Santa Clarita Valley since 1971, so it is appropriate that she was named winner of the Carmen Sarro Award, which is presented by Zonta Club of the Santa Clarita Valley to a woman who advances the status of women through community service.
There is still time to sign up for the SCV Chamber of Commerce's 25th Annual Oak Tree Golf Classic Tournament.
The April "Business After Hours" (BAH) mixer will be hosted from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on April 15 by The Paseo Club, 27650 Dickason Dr., Valencia 91355.
The monthly networking event hosted by the Chamber provides member companies (generally 250-500) the ability to meet with other members in a social setting.
The next "Good Morning SCV" breakfast meeting is April 8, 7:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m., at HomeTown Buffet, 23154 Valencia Blvd.
The Master's College Handbell Ensembles perform their final concert of the semester at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, April 26, at The Master's College Music Recital Hall, 24736 Quigley Canyon Road, Santa Clarita 91321.
LOS ANGELES COUNTY -- Residents surrendered 653 guns, including one grenade, Saturday and Sunday during the first weekend of a two-month expansion of Los Angeles County's "Gifts for Guns" program.
Good Morning SCV is a fast-paced breakfast from 7:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. on April 8 at the Home Town Buffet, 23154 Valencia Blvd.
The Valencia High School varsity dance team won three national titles, including the National Sweepstakes Award, during competition last weekend at the Anaheim Convention Center.
Last Tuesday, the Board of Supervisors provided conditional approval for the Lyons Canyon Ranch Project, which is located on unincorporated county land just west of Newhall. The Lyons Canyon Ranch project will consist of 92 single-family dwellings and a senior citizen housing facility that will include 93 units.
Regarding the Letter to the Editor from Sheri Ford, "M.D. impressed by Newhall Memorial" (March 20): Thank God she had a positive experience in our local hospital. I have had the same good experience first-hand, with my wife. Most of the doctors (Ford) mentioned have also taken good care of my wife.
Well, folks, ready or not, here comes your beloved cross-valley connector. The last cent has been sucked out of developers. Buck has cashed in the final federal earmark for the project. Even the city kicked in a few bucks. Let the "road to gridlock" begin.
On Nov. 4, the voters of Santa Clarita will have a golden opportunity to change the way our state government works.
In response to Bruce Hector's Letter to the Editor, "Stimulus means brighter future" (March 18), Bruce must have been at Disneyland and stayed in Fantasyland for a week to believe that Obama is going to do the country any good.
My daughters and I look forward to this event every year - we call it the D4, Daddy-Daughter-Dinner-Dance.
Two child actors from Valencia were honored for their positive contributions to the entertainment industry during a March 15 C.A.R.E. (Child Actor Recognition Event) award ceremony at Universal Studios Hollywood.
The con-artist comedy "American Hustle and the 3-D space odyssey "Gravity" lead the Academy Awards with 10 nominations each, including nods for best picture.
Fracking has captured the headlines recently, but another, less well-known technique for extracting oil trapped in rock cavities deep underground is increasingly being used in California and is an even bigger threat to health and the environment.
I'd like to applaud Sue Hartman's Jan. 10 column in The Signal ("Fracking for a prosperous California") regarding the benefits of fracking. And I'd like to add a couple of thoughts.
Political pundits have put Chris Christie and Hillary Clinton as the front runners for the next president. Let's compare how the two have handled themselves in the face of recent scandals.
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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.