Sunny skies greeted Santa Clarita Valley residents Sunday morning and left many skeptical about the onslaught of storms forecast for the week.
So, Santa Clarita's city government has been suckered into the idea of "giving money away to fight the recession." Their latest gambit "gives away" $100,000 to local businesses, in $5,000 increments.
Picture, if you will, the Santa Clarita Valley in 1974. The valley floor was carpeted with vast fields of onions, carrots and alfalfa. The population stood at less than 80,000. Sparse tract housing peppered pockets of the community. Traffic was at a minimum. College of the Canyons had a little more than 1,000 students. Now take a mental snapshot of the SCV as it is today, swelled to a population of some 250,000 people. Industrial ...
The editorial "No one said this would be easy," (Jan. 10) is correct that the decision to close a school should not be easy.
Morality in Media has published new evidence that exposure to adult hardcore pornography on the Internet can adversely affect children's sexual behavior and attitudes about sex. They suggest such exposure is a form of child abuse.
Jonathan Kraut's column ("Looking ahead with hindsight," Jan. 12) was truly hilarious. I simply have to respond.
Bleary eyed and weak from lack of sleep, I am writing with a plea to my neighbors. I live on Lakehurst Avenue, a one-block cul de sac in Canyon Country. My neighbors, most of whom are pet lovers (dogs in particular), seem to leave their pets outside and are oblivious to their continuous barking night and day. Please, please do your pets - and me - a favor and bring them inside, at least at ...
In the aftermath of the recent "Plagiarismgate" the editors of The Signal promised us to be more prudent and diligent with future columns. Has this promise already slipped like a New Year's resolution?
President Barack Obama emphatically promised those making less than $250,000 a year they would see no tax increases of any kind.
Nicole Larkins and Matthew Hank were joined in marriage April 4, 2009 at the Tournament Players Club in Valencia.
All births below were recorded at Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital in Valencia, unless otherwise noted. Parents can submit jpeg photos and announcement information to Lifestyle@the-signal.com - subject line: BIRTH.
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Dates to Watch Jan. 21 William S. Hart High School Show Choir will perform its annual Cabaret Pops Concert, conceived, directed, choreographed, and produced entirely by the students. 7 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 21, and Friday, Jan. 22, Hart High School auditorium, 24825 Newhall Ave., Newhall. Info: firstname.lastname@example.org Children's bureau is seeking families to consider adoption of children in foster care , including single or married people, teachers, and retirees. Learn more at the ...
You may be wondering... What IS 'SCV Raw'? SCV Raw is The-Signal.com's section devoted to press releases, news items and other information from government agencies and representatives, law enforcement and fire departments, nonprofit groups and other official organizations that serve or are based in the Santa Clarita Valley, as well as news about special events that benefit the community. SCV Raw is also open to news releases from local entrepreneurs and companies involved in developing or using new or "green" ...
"The only tie is the family connection -- there is no business connection between what is two very different companies and there is no impact to The Signal," said Signal Publisher Ian Lamont.
We all know Santa Clarita is a great place to live, but what makes it special is different for everyone.
Leadership is an essential component in a president, especially when facing military conflict.
Bridgeport Elementary School celebrated Patriot Day on 9-11-2013 with a morning Character Counts assembly.
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.