I am the chair of the Santa Clarita Valley Fair Elections committee, formerly known as SCV Clean Money for Better Government. Recently at a City Council meeting, I addressed my concerns over remarks that Councilman Bob Kellar made at a Minuteman Rally about being a "proud racist."
Accusing Bob Kellar of being racist is as ridiculous as calling Canadians racist because they restrict immigration to occupations and professions Canada needs. The U.S. could use a policy like that.
"It does not take a majority to prevail ... but rather an irate, tireless minority, keen on setting brushfires of freedom in the minds of men." - Samuel Adams (1722-1803)
Illegal immigration seems to be the topic of the day. We cannot afford the cost in use of taxpayer money or in competition for finite jobs (jobs Americans won't do) and for the criminal element that is added to our own homegrown criminals. Illegal immigrants come from many countries, but I'm sure you will all agree the southern and northern borders of the U.S. are not protected and easily crossed. Once here, people disappear except ...
CALABASAS, Calif., (PRNewswire-USNewswire) -- The Academy of Interactive Arts and Sciences (AIAS) announced the finalists for the 13th Annual Interactive Achievement Awards Thursday.
Here are the results of The-Signal.com's latest Reader Meter poll. The-Signal.com visitors cast a total of 694 votes from late afternoon Friday, Jan. 22 to afternoon Saturday, Jan. 30, 2010.
The campaign of California gubernatorial candidate Meg Whitman released a statement Saturday disavowing Santa Clarita Councilman Bob Kellar. Kellar's recent remarks about illegal immigration were deemed "unacceptable" in the statement e-mailed Saturday by a campaign spokeswoman.
The GRANDS (Giving Respect & Nurturing to Deserving Seniors) group of volunteers will hold a free E-Waste Recycling Day at the Santa Clarita Valley Senior Center on Sunday, Jan. 31 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The city of Santa Clarita's Human Relations Forum and ENCOMPASS will present the compassion play "Wheels" on Tuesday, Jan. 26 at the Rancho Pico Junior High School's auditorium.
Get your dancing shoes shined and ready: Six Flags Magic Mountain announced the name, logo and theme for their newest coaster, set to debut in early summer.
Santa Clarita-based marketing consultant and speaker Craig Duswalt of Craig Duswalt International hosts another free social marketing seminar at the Valencia Country Club Feb. 10, Feb. 20 and Mar. 2.
Deputies are helping residents anonymously dispose of unwanted drugs, officials said. Three storage containers in front of the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station are part of the Safe Drug Drop-Off program, according to a statement released by the station. Residents can use the containers to anonymously get rid of expired or unused prescription drugs, over-the-counter medications, syringes, and other controlled substances, the statement said. Drugs that are not properly disposed of could be illegally used, ...
Fashion is a fickle thing, and, unless you follow trends closely, you get left behind in the "that was so last week" heap. I should know, I usually catch onto a style just before it goes out of style. However, occasionally this works in my favor, as I am so late to pick up a fashion it's actually coming back into fashion.
Party time Some people are Republicans. Some people are Democrats. Some people decline to state. My 6-year-old son said he's a party man. "Hooray!" he says. "Party time!" Hits the spot every time "Living Spaces ... Yessss! Best Buy ... Yessss! Walmart - Save more, live better ... YES, YES, YESSSS!" My son loves when TV shows are interrupted so he can guess the commercials. Santa's "rain" deer My boy told me that the ...
The first full moon of 2010, also known as the wolf moon, was visible in the sky Friday night.
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.