Here are the results of The-Signal.com's latest Reader Meter poll. The-Signal.com visitors cast a total of 1489 votes from late afternoon Friday, April 30 to afternoon Friday, May 15, 2010.
Santa Clarita Valley-based rock group The McGrath Project will appear live in concert at the Courtyard Marriott in Valencia Saturday, May 15, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
LOS ANGELES COUNTY - "The chutzpah of the governor proposing to release state felons to serve their sentence of three years or less in county jails threatens public safety and adds additional costs to local taxpayers," said Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich today.
The Classified School Employees Association, based in San Jose, will be sponsoring a "Statewide Day of Action" on Wednesday from 4:30-6:30 p.m., to protest cuts to the education budget in California.
The city of Santa Clarita is offering local high school students a unique opportunity to gain work experience and learn about local government firsthand.
Going into Friday's game at West Ranch High, the Saugus baseball team knew that it could get into the CIF-Southern Section Division I playoffs the easy way or the hard way. Looks like it will have to be the hard way.
Aniela Perry plays the cello during the KarmetiK Machine Orchestra's performance at the California Institute of the Arts on Thursday. Students studying music technology and technical direction combined music, visual arts and technology at the show.
It's safe to say the Valencia baseball team is beginning to find its playoff form. After the Vikings stranded runners in scoring position early, Trey Williams' 10th home run of the season sparked a five-run third inning to break the game open in Valencia's 9-1 win over Canyon on Friday at Canyon High School.
With the warmer weather these days, you are probably venturing outside a bit more - and maybe even considering taking a dip in the pool. But if a winter's neglect has your pool appearing more comfortable for "Swamp Thing" than swimming, it's time for a little maintenance.
The Signal's editorial "Getting serious about the hospital" (May 9), chose the wrong "money quote" to highlight.
Regarding "Let's be a more Christian state" (The Signal, Feb. 24): Unfortunately, Craig, your "empathy" seems to mean simply ignoring our laws regarding border security, and your mawkish view of illegal immigrants completely ignores the fact that they're one of the main causative agents of the collapse of our infrastructure (schools, hospitals, the state budget, etc.), as well as being a major factor in crime (more than a third of prisoners are illegal immigrants), all ...
We veterans deserve nothing less than the high honor and appreciation of our courage and sacrifices in defense of life and liberty.
Two unlikely power lawyers have become an unlikely couple. Ted Olson and David Boies have united to be advocates in fighting Proposition 8 in California.
With housing prices down and mortgage rates relatively low, now may be the time to consider diversifying your investment portfolio with real estate. You may wish to buy your first home, a rental property, a vacation home to use and/or rent or even a future retirement home.
Jewish Food Festival Who: Event sponsored by Temple Beth Ami and open to the community What: The second Santa Clarita Valley Jewish Food Festival comes to Bridgeport Marketplace. More than 20 vendors offering a diverse selection of Jewish delicacies will attend. The festival will also feature art, a bouncy house, photo booth, face-painting, crafts and live music. Children admitted free; adult admission is $5. A non-perishable grocery item donation can be exchanged for a two-for-one ...
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.