Washington, D.C.- By a vote of 282-131, the House of Representatives overwhelmingly passed a measure offered by Rep. Randy Forbes (R-VA) to block the transfer into the United States of 9-11 co-conspirator Khalid Sheikh Mohammed and the other detainees housed at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.
On Thursday, June 3, Congressman Howard P. "Buck" McKeon (R-Santa Clarita) will hold an "America Speaking Out" Town Hall meeting from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. from Santa Clarita City Hall, to be broadcast to multiple locations in the district using interactive video technology.
Washington, D.C.-Upon final passage of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2011 today, the senior Republican on the House Armed Services Committee criticized the White House and House Democratic leaders for pushing to repeal "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" in the face of Pentagon opposition and before America's military personnel have had an opportunity to voice their opinions on the controversial plan.
The Santa Clarita Valley Sanitation District public meeting formerly set for Thursday, May 27 was rescheduled to Wednesday, June 2, at 6:30 p.m. in the Santa Clarita City Council Chambers.
Here are the results of The-Signal.com's latest Reader Meter poll. The-Signal.com visitors cast a total of 352 votes from late afternoon Saturday, May 22 to afternoon Saturday, May 29, 2010. Question: "What are your big summer plans?" * One big vacation (49 votes) * Several short trips (116 votes) * Staying put and pinching pennies (187 votes) Click here to vote in The-Signal.com's current Reader Meter poll, in which the question is: What's ...
Join us for a very special episode of SCV Moms Blog on SCVtv as we celebrate the launch of our new site, SCV-Dads.com on Monday, May 31 at 2:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. from the comfort of your own home or office; TV or watch live on the web.
Join us for the next Art Walk on June 3 from 5 p.m. to 9 pm. We need musicians to flood the streets with their tunes. Come out, pull up a seat or bring your own stool, open your case, and go for it. Last month we had a great turn out and a bunch of folks got together and jammed. The Art Walk is in Newhall on Main Street between Market and 6th Street's. ...
WASHINGTON, D.C - U.S. Rep. Howard P. "Buck" McKeon (R-Santa Clarita), the Ranking Member of the House Armed Services Committee, released the following statement after the House of Representatives voted to condemn North Korea for sinking the Republic of Korea Navy ship, the Cheonan:
NASA's Space Shuttle program is running out of fuel, with just two more manned shuttles scheduled to take flight before the program is indefinitely grounded.
A small grass fire by the side of Highway 14 Friday morning prompted quick action by firefighters of the Los Angeles County Fire Department.
Do you really know your banker? Many people who are asked this question often respond by naming their bank, not their banker.
The green flag hasn't even dropped for the Indianapolis 500 and Bryan Herta Autosport has already gained a spot. After securing the 33rd and final spot on the starting grid for Sunday's Indy 500, the team owned by Valencia's Bryan Herta moved up to 32nd after Tony Kanaan's team switched to a back-up chassis and will have to start last. No team has ever won the Indianapolis 500 from the 32nd starting spot - or ...
Valencia's stellar doubles team of Tyler Gottshall and Ben Inchalik saw their run through to the CIF-Southern Section Division II individual playoffs come to an end on Friday, losing to Brentwood's T.J. Dura and Chris Lord, 3-6, 4-6 at Seal Beach Tennis Center in Seal Beach.
Mr. SCV's garage sale What: The Mr. SCV John Boston's Scared O' Bears Ranch Garage Sale featuring historical memorabilia from the Santa Clarita Valley and The Signal. Items include furniture, appliances, electronics, bolo ties, unique Western wear, JB's personal saddle and tack, boots, hats, unique artwork, tools, power tools, garden tools, books, computers and kitchen gear. When: 8 a.m. today and Sunday Where: 15353 Iron Canyon Road, Canyon Country. Travel to intersection of Sand Canyon ...
When Santa Clarita incorporated 23 years ago, one of the biggest reasons residents gave for forming a city was so they could have their own locally elected officials.
In his letter to the editor in the Aug. 29 edition of The Signal, Brian Springer credits "The Butler" movie as truthful. It is not.
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.