WASHINGTON, D.C - Rep. Howard P. "Buck" McKeon (CA-25) issued the following statement late Thursday afternoon after the White House hosted a health care "summit" with members of Congress:
Here are the results of The-Signal.com's latest Reader Meter poll. The-Signal.com visitors cast a total of 480 votes from late afternoon Friday, Feb. 19 to afternoon Friday, Feb. 26, 2010.
How do schools in the William S. Hart Union High School District fare on standardized tests and how do local test results compare to schools in Los Angeles County and the state of California?
Agoura High School will host its second annual Dance Marathon fundraiser in its "G-Building" from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 27 to benefit Camp Kindle, a Santa Clarita Valley summer camping program for children and youths affected by HIV and AIDS.
Citing student demand and a desire to better serve student needs, the College of the Canyons Admissions and Records Office has announced a new schedule of extended office hours effective today.
Award-winning organist Christoph Bull will host a pipe organ and painting concert fundraiser on Friday, March 5, at the First Lutheran Church in Torrance starting 7:30 p.m.
The city of Santa Clarita is maintaining its position as one of Southern California's most filmed communities, recording a 14 percent increase in economic benefit in 2009 as a result of location filming when compared to 2008.
Jaime Arias, 18, was just getting his life together when a car accident Monday night cut it short.
Newhall Coffee and Roasting Company announced that its products will start being sold in eight Whole Foods Markets within the north Los Angeles County region.
The Santa Clarita City Council gave city staff the go-ahead to begin Phase III of the Intelligent Transportation System at its Feb. 23 regular city council meeting.
Beginning March 1, the Castaic Animal Shelter, along with five other county animal shelters, will be open Sundays so adopters have an additional day to find a new pet. The Los Angeles County Department of Animal Care and Control realigned staff schedules so the shelters can be open on Sundays. The decision does not incur any additional operating cost.
The William S. Hart Union High School District's School Accountability Report Cards (SARCs) are now available at www.HartDistrict.org.
Six Flags Magic Mountain and I Heart Haiti Kids will host a book drive and benefit concert Saturday at the Valencia theme park.
Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's officials arrested 17 people in a Thursday morning warrant sweep, Sheriff's Lt. Steve Low said.
A powerful storm system is expected to bring rain and potential thunderstorms today and Saturday, according to the National Weather Service.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Wind energy facilities have killed at least 67 golden and bald eagles in the last five years, but the figure could be much higher, according to a new scientific study by government biologists.
SANTA CLARITA - Teachers, PTA leaders and others affiliated with Santa Clarita Valley's elementary schools are invited to send their school Patriot Day event pictures to The Signal to be considered for publication on the SCV Schools page.
There is a danger in being as glib as Sen. Ted Cruz, the winner of several national debating awards in college.
I cannot believe that some people actually think that same-sex marriages ought not to exist. That is just plain brutal.
I became upset when I got word.
The student government at UCLA recently resolved to ban the term "illegal immigrant" because they consider it "racially derogatory language" which has led to "racial profiling practices, punitive policies targeting socially marginalized groups, hate crimes and violence."
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.