While beginning-of-the-year donations to the Santa Clarita Valley Food Pantry have slowed down, the demand to help hungry Santa Clarita Valley individuals and families has not.
Gary and Myrna Condie have been selected as this year's winners of the College of the Canyons Foundation's Silver Spur Award. The two will be honored at the Silver Spur Award dinner March 6. This year marks the award's 20th anniversary.
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Saugus High School's arts program has won $5,000 as part of the Got Milk? White Gold Milkdonkulous giveaway.
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The Castaic Lake Water Agency board members tabled a motion to support the largest water bond act in California history last week, saying they are waiting for other agencies to first take the plunge.
Valencia High School's Colorguard team has earned a spot to compete in the Winter Guard International World Championship, to be held in Ohio this April.
Here are some numbers for this column. Remember them, because we're going to use them.
While most people associate Mardi Gras with New Orleans, you can throw your own Fat Tuesday fest wherever you live. Let the good times roll with authentic New Orleans-style food to make your party as genuine as the Big Easy celebration. Mardi Gras is actually part of a larger celebration, Carnival, that begins 12 days after Christmas (January 6) and ends Fat Tuesday, 46 days before Easter, so the celebration can extend beyond just one day.
The city's economic snapshot for December 2009 shows a market trying to right itself during the Great Recession: More homebuilding permits were pulled and fewer homeowners defaulted in December than any month in the previous year, according to city documents released Tuesday.
When a company is underperforming, the owner looks first at the employees for improvement and not in the mirror. The employees, however, look to the owner for leadership.
By now, Bob Kellar's views on immigration policy are no longer important. What is important is that he is being shown all over the country as an elected official of the city of Santa Clarita declaring that he is "a proud racist."
After Patrick Henry finished enumerating the failures of the government, he was called a traitor for his statements.
Regarding "Being responsible is our agenda" (The Signal, Feb. 14):
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - The Portland Trail Blazers are picking up needed help on the interior, acquiring Marcus Camby from the Los Angeles Clippers in exchange for guard Steve Blake and forward Travis Outlaw.
The team announced the trade on Tuesday. ESPN.com and Yahoo! Sports were the first to report the deal, which also includes cash going to the Clippers.
Whether priorities are schools, recreation or convenience and friendly neighborhoods, home buyers are finding that Fair Oaks Ranch by Pardee Homes fills the bill.