Editors note: This column was originally published in The Signal in October of 2008.
Every day, The Signal publishes the equivalent content of a paperback novel. That's a lot of local information, and in the columns we publish, a lot of different opinions. It is also local knowledge, and to our readers that has both power and value.
Second in a four-part series
The SCV Expo begins Friday, Oct. 8, beginning with the Taste of Expo at 5 p.m.
Monday, Oct. 4
Ian Lamont, Signal publisher and editorial board chairman
When you have diabetes, you need to take certain steps to stay healthy. When your relative or loved one has the disease, you can take a lot of steps to help find a cure.
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.
West Ranch has been two teams this season.
Every week is just another chance for Golden Valley to prove itself.
Saugus girls volleyball has high expectations this season.
A woman pushing her baby in a stroller was hit by a car Thursday night in Canyon Country while crossing the street, authorities said.
The SCV Senior Center Foundation, Kiwanis of the Santa Clarita Valley and Six Flags Friends invite SCV residents to participate in their "5K + 1K = Mr. Six!" fundraiser, a 5K run and 1K kids-grandparents walk through Six Flags Magic Mountain in Valencia on Sunday, Oct. 3.
Popular Western singer Skeeter Mann and his Lost Canyon Rangers and teen progressive rock-metal band Slow Motion will perform on SCVTV's weekly half-hour television program "House Blend" tonight at 10 Pacific time.
LOS ANGELES COUNTY -- The Board of Supervisors approved a motion by Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich to send a five-signature letter to the U.S. Housing and Urban Development Department to include mental illness and substance abuse in its McKinney Vento housing resources funding formula when allocating monies targeting homelessness.
Cloudy skies have made Southern California look a bit wintry but thermometers continue to insist it's summer.
SACRAMENTO (AP) - In just a few years, Gov. Jerry Brown has helped turn California's budget deficits into surpluses, persuaded Californians to raise taxes and quieted the complaints of many political opponents.
FRESNO (AP) - House Speaker John Boehner is scheduled to visit the Central Valley of California on Wednesday, joining three Republican colleagues to propose emergency legislation aimed at drought relief, a congressional aide said Tuesday.
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday:
Members said farewell to an outgoing chairman, and hello to the 2014 chairman of the board of directors at the Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce's 90th annual installation ceremonies Friday night.
When you think of California do words like innovative, leading-edge and trendy come to mind? A place where new ideas first take root before they become woven into the very fabric of the national culture and industrial base before becoming recognized around the world as being uniquely "American". If so, you may be surprised to learn that in one area, the critical business process of selecting and hiring new employees, California is lagging behind the rest of the country.
Energizer Bunnies keep going and going and going – and for a time, it looked like Buck McKeon would be equally perpetual in motion to those furry little drumbeaters. The man is after all, 75, and still beating war drums while running circles around most of us. Yet now it seems that both Buck the man, and his underlying message of perpetual militarism may be running down, with time well deserved for some R and R away from the military industrial complex.
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.