Small Town: In Jericho, Ark., alleged harassment by cops got so bad, according to an Associated Press report, that the fire chief went to court twice in the same day in August to complain about speed traps. The chief's charge angered the seven officers attending the hearing, and a courtroom scuffle ensued, resulting in the chief's being shot in the back and hospitalized. WMC-TV reported that the shooter has not been charged but that an ...
In its amiable, quiet PG-13 way, "The Invention of Lying" is a remarkably radical comedy. It opens with a series of funny, relentlessly logical episodes in a world where everyone always tells the truth, and then slips in the implication that religion is possible only in a world that has the ability to lie. Then it wraps all of this into a sweet love story.
Depression. Though it effects nearly 19 million Americans, more than two-thirds of people that suffer from the condition never seek treatment.
Castaic Middle School sixth-grade students participated in a "wax museum" project in which 115 students chose their personal hero to research and give and oral presentation on. Other students walked around and activated the wax "figures" who would then share their presentation.
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Dear Brian Charles: Great job on reporting the Town Hall meeting ("Town hall meeting draws ire," The Signal, Sept. 27).
I have lived in Newhall for nine years. I love the neighborhood, culture and location. However, I have become increasingly irritated with the lack of respect certain neighbors display for our community.
Since 2008, the U.S. economy has been buffeted with one crisis after the other. The enormous debts, both public and private, and the abnormally high energy prices shook the foundations of the national economy. Large banks and insurance companies were collapsing or on the verge of collapse. The government's corrective action was provided by Public Law 110-343, or TARP (Troubled Assets Relief Program), a.k.a. "bailout," allowing the Treasury to purchase non-liquid, difficult-to-value assets from banks ...
Once, while we were on vacation in Walt Disney World, my son showed us all the true power of intention.
With the explosion of Al Gore's Internet and the digital world, everyone has the ability to become a "do-it-yourself-er" even in areas of business or law traditionally reserved for the educated professional.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. - As California's motorcycle population continues to multiply, more motorcyclists are being trained than ever before through the California Motorcyclist Safety Program (CMSP).
Duncan Toys is celebrating its 80th anniversary with a world tour and the launch of its crew van from the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and Museum in Cleveland, Ohio.
LOS ANGELES (PRNewswire-USNewswire) -- More than 300,000 women from across the U.S. have signed up for the Love/Avon Army of Women, creating a nationwide movement to eradicate breast cancer.
The Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Technology Advisory Program is headed to Santa Clarita on Oct. 14 to bring the latest and greatest advances in online marketing technology to regional small businesses.
LOS ANGELES (PRNewswire-USNewswire) -- Today, a year after the Clean Truck Programs (CTP) launched at the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach, more than 2,000 polluting trucks are off the road and more than 5,500 clean trucks are in operation.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A Los Angeles judge has denied a motion by former Dodgers CEO Jamie McCourt to throw out a $131 million divorce settlement she believes was invalid because she was misled about the team's value.
After his first 100-yard rushing day in the NFL, Shane Vereen will now likely be out a couple of weeks, according to Fox Sports' Jay Glazer.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - A final piece of safety hardware - a bearded, spindly legged troll - has been installed in the new eastern span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Falls by fans at stadiums in San Francisco and Indianapolis during NFL season openers have left one man dead and two other people injured, authorities said.
NEW YORK (AP) - Two scientists who illuminated how brain cells communicate, three researchers who developed implants that let deaf people hear and philanthropists Bill and Melinda Gates have won prestigious Lasker Awards for medical research and contributions to public health.
MOSCOW (AP) - In a surprise move, Russia promised Monday to push its ally Syria to place its chemical weapons under international control and then dismantle them quickly to avert U.S. strikes.
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.