Cycling is a great way to enjoy our community and support a healthy, active lifestyle. On May 14, the College of the Canyons Canyon Country campus, in partnership with the city of Santa Clarita, will host a community bike ride and gourmet food truck festival.
Pardee Homes introduced its LivingSmart homes at Fair Oaks Ranch on Friday. The new-home development was hailed as one of the greenest of its kind in the state, if not the country.
Shelley Hann is well-known for her dedicated service to the Santa Clarita Valley community through such organizations as the Soroptimists International of Greater SCV, Santa Clarita Child and Family Center, Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital Guild and others.
A brushfire scorched almost an acre of grass on Friday between the Polynesian Mobile Home Park and Mobil Gas Station on Newhall Avenue, authorities said.
The city of Santa Clarita has opened online, mail-in and walk-in registration for the 2011 Camp Clarita Summer Program.
Local businesses of all sizes are invited to sign-up to participate in the city of Santa Clarita's eighth annual Bike to Work Day Challenge on Thursday, May 19.
Here are the results of The-Signal.com's latest Reader Meter poll.
Two Beatles tribute shows come to the Santa Clarita Valley this weekend.
Are California "enterprise zones," with their tax incentives, really the answer?
Healthy foods class
On Monday morning, after the Osama bin Laden news, I found irony in the following:
Though I oppose nearly all of President Barack Obama's policies for America, I have to give credit where credit is due.
Kevin Buck's May 3 column "GOP pushes hate, discrimination for votes" was a truly illustrative example of polemics and obfuscation.
Craig Murphy, CEO of Propel Inc., a Minnesota company, came in to see me recently. He was thinking of expanding the company's territory to include California. He had gotten very favorable reviews of many of Propel's products, including Whirl-A-Hurl.
Tuesday, May 10
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.