California Flyers Kamikazes won a national championship title, banner and first-place trophy in the Small Junior Level 2 Division during the 2010 Cheersport National Championship in Atlanta from Feb. 5 to 7.
Don't read this unless you're over 50 years old. My wife Suzie and I wax nostalgic listening to the distant train whistles in the silent evening. That sound generates the same good feeling that occurs when I'm in a public or personal library - especially if the books are old and just a little tattered. The feeling must be experienced by others, as I notice well-used books on shelves, leaning on each other and ...
Community leaders nationwide have come together in a weeklong effort to curb the biggest drug problem facing our youth today - prescription and over-the-counter drug abuse.
The past two weeks, this column has covered who is responsible for doing what needs to be done to turn a company around.
For years, Chef Wolfgang Puck has been an inspiration to home cooks across the country, teaching them how to create contemporary American dishes by mixing formal French techniques with Asian and California influences. At the center of Puck's inspi­ration is his WELL (Wolfgang's Eat, Love, Live) philosophy, which means using food made with humanely treated, natural, organic and seasonal ingredients when available.
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Bob Kellar is catching a lot of flak because of his remarks about illegal immigrants. Congressman Howard "Buck" McKeon seems to resent all the ink Kellar is getting so he had to chime in. Kellar is just espousing a theme started by the federal government and carried out with a porous fence along the Rio Grande. Myself, I blame the original "illegal immigrants" - the Texicans. When they got Santa Anna started south, they should ...
Dates to Watch Thursday Susan Jeske, former Ms. America, will speak on "The Ugly Side of the Beauty Industry and How to Avoid It," which focuses on the safety of personal care products and cosmetics, free, 6:30 p.m., The Paseo Club, 27650 Dickason Drive, Valencia. Reservations required. Info: (661) 400-5010. Saturday American Legion Post 507, 24527 Spruce St., Newhall, will host a BBQ luncheon in honor of the active military, recently discharged military, Blue Star ...
Regarding the recent Bob Kellar controversy, Kellar's speech on illegal immigration, while ill-advised, was more xenophobic than racist.
The Santa Clarita Christian boys basketball team saw its playoff run come to an end following a 67-45 home loss to Tarbut V'torah on Tuesday night in the CIF-Southern Section Division VIAA quarterfinals.
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) - Of all the kooky, costly mistakes made in popular North American sports, it's hard to find anything that compares to the gaffe made today by Dutch speedskater Sven Kramer.
LOS ANGELES -- Break the Cycle (breakthecycle.org), a leading teen dating violence prevention organization, has joined forces with Mary Kay Inc. (marykay.com) and schools across the country to designate February 2010 as the inaugural Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month.
Washington, D.C. -- The House Armed Services Committee today received testimony from Air Force Secretary Michael Donley and Air Force Chief of Staff General Norton Schwartz on the Administration's Fiscal Year 2011 budget request for the Department of the Air Force.
An 18-year-old Saugus man was killed and a 17-year-old girl was injured late Monday when the car she was driving plunged 160 feet into a ravine off of Sand Canyon Road.
Administrators announced today that the College of the Canyons Institute for Culinary Education (I-CuE), currently located in the building of a former restaurant at 23400 Town Center Dr. near the Westfield Valencia Town Center shopping mall, will be forced to move by March 31.
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.