Last year, at this time, I celebrated winning the vegetarian category in the Mezzetta "Make That Sandwich" contest. The check for $1,000 was nice; the excuse to make sandwiches for breakfast, lunch and dinner even greater.
I'd heard that there's a big ruckus going on with tea party folks about new energy-efficient lighting standards, but I'd brushed it off as "so much talk" until this past Sunday.
In response to "The $23,639 question," Sept. 18:
Don't look to government to fix the economy.
My thanks to The Signal! I had just read, for the eighth time, Marybell Knight's Sept. 25 Letter to the Editor, "Speak up at coming City Council meeting" and have to admit to being dazed and confused.
After reading Steve Lunetta's "Solar scandal shines light on ideology" (Sept. 19), I had to go back and read Ed Ayers' column to see if I had missed something.
The last-minute change of the hearing date for the first-phase tract map should bring a storm of criticism from the people of Santa Clarita, whether they favor the Newhall Ranch project.
Around the SCV
Metrolink trains are expected to be back to normal Wednesday following delays on Tuesday due to a derailment.
A memorial service for Michael Harker is scheduled for 1 p.m. Saturday at Grace Baptist Church's outdoor amphitheater.
Northbound traffic on Interstate 5 was slowed late Tuesday afternoon by a brush fire on Interstate 5 between Castaic and Templin Highway.
This Saturday, students can begin applying to California State University campuses to begin studying in fall 2012.
Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies have arrested a Palmdale man for investigation of domestic battery, violation of a restraining order and burglary after responding to a call in Newhall.
The last-minute arrangement in Congress to approve raising the national debt ceiling was just last month.
Last week, I listed some terms that have invaded our everyday lives. It all started as I was sitting around thinking to myself about how things have so drastically changed in recent years.
Scott and Vanessa Wilk have made Santa Clarita Valley their home for nearly 25 years, and last year, he was honored to be elected to the 38th Assembly District.
Moazzem Chowdhury has lived in the United States for over 25 years and the city of Santa Clarita has been his home for over 20 years. Moazzem, Jeenat, his wife of 30 years, and his son and daughter all consider themselves blessed to live here.
Dear Santa Clarita friends and neighbors,
My wife Pamela and I moved to Santa Clarita in 1965. We raised two children and have five gorgeous grandchildren. Four generations of our family live in Santa Clarita.
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.