Dates to Watch Sunday Internationally acclaimed African Children's Choir will perform a free community concert; donations accepted. 6 p.m., Grace Baptist Church, 22833 Copper Hill Dr., Saugus. Info: (877) 532-8651. Jan. 13 "Smarter Seniors Forum" presented by the County of Los Angeles Department of Consumer Affair will include: telemarketing fraud, identity theft, abuse, advanced health directives, and reverse mortgages, 1 - 3 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 13, SCV Senior Center, 22900 Market St., Newhall. Info: (213) ...
The economic crisis that started more than a year ago and continues to squeeze California is rife with stories of hardship and how people and organizations are responding to it.
This season we at the Santa Clarita Valley Emergency Winter Shelter have served a significantly increased number of clients compared to prior years. As a trend, we usually begin the season with a median number of clients then climb to near our capacity.
In the mid-90s the Republican-controlled House of Representatives held public hearings to "expose" the venality and cruelty of the Internal Revenue Service.
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 Avery Isabella Iglitz, daughter of Casandra Endress-Iglitz and Matthew Iglitz of Las Vegas, formerly of Newhall, was born at 4:10 p.m. at St. Rose Dominican Hospital, 7 lbs. 2 oz. 20 1/2 inches. November 14, 2009 Carson Vaughan James, 8 lbs., 2 oz., son of Colleen and Nicholas James of Santa Clarita. November 16, 2009 Marley Rose Mendibles, 7 lbs., 8 oz., daughter of Frances and Bernie Mendibles Jr. of Canyon Country. ...
Huckleberry Learning Center is now offering scholarships to help families pay for classes. The learning center offers more than 100 classes for Santa Clarita Valley's home-schooled children ages 3 to 17. Classes focus on projects, experiments and games to build learning. The spring semester starts Feb. 1 and classes include animal care, geology, debate, chess, journalism and mythology. Classes are held at the Church of the Nazarene, 23857 The Old Road. For more information, call ...
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. "Each time a man stands up for an ideal, or acts to improve the lot of others, or strikes out against injustice, he sends forth a tiny ripple of hope, crossing each other from a million different centers of energy and daring those ripples build a current which can sweep down the mightiest walls of oppression and resistance." ...
I am noted for my exclamation marks in ending a sentence when I submit a letter to the editor to the SCV Signal, which seems to annoy some posters.
Today, President Obama will address the nation and try to convince a skeptical American public why it's important to take limited military action in Syria as retaliation for President Bashar al-Assad last month allowing chemical weapons to be used against civilians, killing nearly 1,500 people, including more than 400 children, with sarin gas.
Does any American believe that Army 1st Lt. Clint Lorance, 28, should remain in a military prison for the next 20 years for "murder" after giving a legitimate order to his soldiers to fire at three Afghan men on motorcycles, killing two in the process?
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.