"Isaac, be a mensch and bring in the mail."
Sometimes a journey of more than 40,000 steps draws 392 people from as far as 21 other states and six countries.
Senior Lunch Menu
Cross country running has been an amazing part of my family's life over the years.
Works from the late Patrick Merrill are on display at the College of the Canyons Art Gallery as part of the community college's latest art installation that runs through Nov. 24. This exhibition, "Conjunction: Intaglio & Relief," will showcase pivotal examples of Merrill's work that have been collected over a 25-year period. The COC Art Gallery is open from 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. Monday through Thursday and is free to the public. The gallery is located at 26455 Rockwell Canyon Road in Valencia. For more information, visit www.canyons.edu/artgallery/.
Over years spent teaching ethics, I have found that most ethical situations can be best illustrated by the behavior of small children.
Santa Clarita Marathon
The Santa Clarita Valley is fortunate to have a well-run Domestic Violence Center, despite the past two years of uncertain funding for social service agencies that rely on state or local government.
On election night, a friend admitted he did not vote. His attitude was, "They're all the same anyway. Who cares? Politicians are all crooks."
August 25, 2010
Empowering HeARTS, an innovative new fundraiser to support Single Mothers Outreach, will be held this week at the Dr. Dianne G. Van Hook University Center lobby, with a special gala cocktail reception held Saturday.
Tora Brown has made the most of her freedom as an American woman.
I don't want to burst your bubble, but Christmas is only 49 days away. I seriously don't have a clue where the year went. If anyone knows, please clue me in.
Yes, it can be said that there were too many cars parked too close together and too many people at the annual car show at the Saugus Speedway, but it was still the greatest show in our valley.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Congress edged Thursday toward granting final approval to a $1.1 trillion package financing federal agencies this year, a bipartisan compromise that all but banishes the specter of an election-year government shutdown and underscores lawmakers' fatigue with budget battles.
ISLAMABAD (AP) - A lawyer representing Pakistan's former President Pervez Musharraf in his high treason trial said Thursday that his client needs to go to the U.S. for further medical treatment following a heart scare.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - California's recidivism rate dropped in the years before Gov. Jerry Brown's realignment law took effect, even though six of every 10 offenders returned to prison, the corrections department said in a report released Wednesday.
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.
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Thursday:
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.