Jim Mullen, in "The Village Idiot" on Nov. 17, advocated a gift of nothing for the holidays (dare I say Christmas?).
The new additions to Congress have taken their oath of office. Many, specifically the Republican freshmen supporting repeal the bill (the concerted effort to reverse the health care reform bill passed earlier in the year), will be doing this while enjoying, at taxpayer expense, the excellent health coverage at $10,503.48 per member, per year.
Pastor Scott Basolo of Santa Clarita Baptist Church has a simple goal he tries to achieve through his ministry.
Church open house
Welcome to The-Signal.com's "2day in the SCV," a compendium of today's events and a quick journey through the past, present and future.
The eighth annual Festival of Trees will continue 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. today, and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday at 21119 Centre Pointe Parkway in Santa Clarita. The event features more than 40 decorated trees, as well as photos with Santa, a Children's Corner, food and entertainment. Admission is $6 for adults and $3 for children.
A 59-year-old bicyclist remained in serious condition Friday at Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital after he was struck by an SUV early this week, hospital officials said.
It's been a long time since fans of Canyon have celebrated a playoff victory.
The city of Santa Clarita invites the community to attend the grand-opening and ribbon-cutting ceremony for the completion of Phase II of the streetscape project in Old Town Newhall on Dec. 16 at 4 p.m. The celebration will take place on Main Street near Lyons Avenue.
LOS ANGELES -- With an unusually high number of rabid bats recorded in Los Angeles County so far this year, the Department of Public Health is reminding all residents to avoid touching any wild animals, especially bats.
The Santa Clarita Valley Senior Center will host a Thanksgiving dinner for local seniors on Thursday, Nov. 25 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Residents from the Santa Clarita Valley, Agua Dulce, Acton and Antelope Valley organized a charity event for the Darnell family for Saturday, Nov. 20, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Big Mouth Pizza in Agua Dulce.
The Yes I Can students at William S. Hart District high schools will throw a fundraiser at Mountasia Family Fun Center on Friday, Nov. 19, from 5 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Who is on your list of thank you cards? Mom, Dad, your co-worker, pastor or friend? What about a soldier?
Editor's note: We asked our newspaper, website and Facebook readers to tell us about their experiences in the Jan. 17, 1994, Northridge earthquake. Here's what they said.
Recently, the community of Santa Clarita has been buzzing over potential billboard removals and the possibility of sign ordinance changes. It began when the Metro Group, who owns the land on which the billboards in question reside, approached the city with a proposal to remove every billboard in the Metro (railroad) right-of-way, within the Soledad Canyon Road and Railroad Avenue corridors, in the center of the city. This amounts to the permanent removal of 118 billboards on 62 structures along the Metro right-of-way in exchange for a change to the current sign ordinance that would allow them to build three ...
The demand for public transportation continues to increase as Americans enjoy the freedoms provided by commuter buses and railways.
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.