When I was a kid, our family would go on long trips and my parents would buy me a "Mad Libs" book. This tome was full of little stories that had strategic words removed and replaced by a blank space and a prompt for the type of word that could be filled in.
The Signal's summary of Save Our Library's lawsuits regarding the city in the Thursday, edition is mostly correct.
Senior lunch menu
College of the Canyons and the Santa Clarita Valley Economic Development Corporation (SCVEDC) will team up to provide the region's business community with a presentation from the consulting firm California Economic Forecast.
Gary Horton's column in the Wednesday, March 2 Signal is spot-on. Instead of asking why benefits such as a pension and health insurance have been dropped or greatly diluted by private sector employers over the past 30 years, some are turning on those few left among us - public workers - who still have them.
Bites of warm, moist cookie topped with chocolate fudge followed by sweet caramel and crisp pecans: You could call this cookie heaven.
I was troubled to read in The Signal's Saturday, Feb. 26 article, "Faith callings finally realized" that St. Stephen's Episcopal Church ordained an openly unrepentant lesbian woman who is quoted in the article as saying: "You don't need to be ordained or espouse a specific faith community, we are all connected by who we are and the energy that surrounds."
Among the long list of recognized virtues is that of patience.
First, let me share my pro-union and public employee bonafides. My parents spent decades primarily teaching the public school students in the Davis County Community School District, which provided our family of five with what I now know constituted a solid middle class life in rural Iowa.
There's been very little to celebrate about California's economy over the past few years with unemployment at record highs, businesses leaving the state in increasing numbers and annual budget deficits topping $20 billion.
In 1968, Dr. Stephen Karpman described the "drama triangle" in his article "Fairy Tales and Script Drama Analysis."
St. Patrick's Day Race
The NBA on ESPN RV, complete with a replica of the NBA trophy and a variety of activities, recently visited the Boys & Girls Club of Santa Clarita Valley Sierra Vista branch in Canyon Country.
Spaghetti Cabaret fundraiser
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.