The following essay is a collaborative essay written by Lynda Ashley's third-grade students at Castaic Elementary School. They strive to show why it is American citizens' responsibility to vote.
While no longer a resident of Santa Clarita, my 30-year stay in that community produced a connection that remains with me.
For those in favor of Obamacare, take heed. We are killing the golden goose.
I have read all the letters in The Signal, Daily News and the Los Angeles Times regarding comments made by Santa Clarita City Councilman Bob Kellar about illegal immigrants. Wow, I've never heard or seen such a brouhaha on a subject before.
Lakewood Ranch, FL - International disaster relief charity ShelterBox is responding to the 8.8-magnitude Chilean earthquake. An initial ShelterBox Response Team (SRT) is currently preparing to mobilize with two SRT members from the UK and one from the US.
The city of Santa Clarita, along with Southern California Edison and College of the Canyon, invite residents to attend "Fire in California: Friend or Foe?" The informative presentation will be held at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, March 10 at College of the Canyons' Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center.
The city of Santa Clarita continues its commitment to keeping residents healthy with the re-launch of HealthySantaClarita.com.
WASHINGTON - The Department of Commerce's National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) today announced a $7.25 million Recovery Act investment to bridge the technological divide and increase economic opportunities in vulnerable and low-income communities in Los Angeles, the Central Valley, Orange County, San Diego, and the Inland Empire in California.
Today, AT&T and AeroScout, announced that Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital contracted with AT&T for the deployment of AeroScout's Wi-Fi RFID Asset Tracking and Temperature Monitoring solutions.
Nearly two years have passed since the California Supreme Court first ruled on the legality of same sex marriages.
WASHINGTON, D.C - Rep. Howard P. "Buck" McKeon (CA-25) today announced the retirement of long-time District Director, Lew Stults, and the hiring of Andre Hollings as Field Representative in the Palmdale district office.
INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) - Cleveland Cavaliers center Shaquille O'Neal had surgery on his injured right thumb Monday and seems likely to miss the rest of the regular season.
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) - They were the resilient Winter Games - beginning in shock, ending in euphoria.
An oil spill from a semi-truck blocked the truck lane on the southbound Interstate 5 a little after 6:30 p.m. Sunday, according to the California Highway Patrol traffic incident Web site.
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.