Grand visions have changed the tides of history. They captured my imagination and inspired my life. Historical leaders sporting crowns of glory often went through hard times.
The subject of my column is the name of one of my favorite books and it seems particularly apt today: "The Death of Common Sense."
In response to "The anti-incumbency aftermath," (Sept. 19): Santa Clarita City Councilwoman Marsha McLean should be embarrassed, but for different reasons. She should be embarrassed that her handling of Planning Commissioner Dianne Trautman revealed hypocrisy and a lack of integrity.
I see the governor is giving days off to the Department of Motor Vehicles.
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.
In addition, Greg Milleman, vice president of administration of Valencia Water Company, has been promoted to its senior vice president. Milleman has been with Valencia Water Company for 18 years. He has a degree in business administration from California State University, Northridge and is a CPA.
One short, interesting book that every business owner should read is Terri Karachnick's "I Quit, But Forgot to Tell You: Attacking the Spreading Virus of Disengagement."
One of the major providers of healthcare, Anthem Blue Cross, recently sent important information to policy holders regarding the new Health Care Reform Laws and how it will affect health insurance policies.
Kimberly Altobello, Bank of Santa Clarita's executive vice president and chief administrative officer, recently graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison's Graduate School of Banking program.
The William S. Hart Union High School District will host a district-wide and city-wide CADRE parent and student drug awareness seminar called "Meet the Expert" at the Canyon High School auditorium on Sept. 22 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
During searches of residences, persons, vehicles, and businesses in May, D.I.S.A.R.M. officers confiscated 73 weapons, $1.5 million in illegal drugs, and arrested 204 probationers, according to Los Angeles County Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich.
The city of Santa Clarita was the recipient of the League of California Cities prestigious Helen Putnam award for excellence for its Extreme Neighborhood Makeover program.
Last Sunday, we had the opportunity to take the boys to Disneyland. It had been years since we were there as a family. I think our three boys were 13, 10 and 8. Now they are 21, 18 and 16.
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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.