The Small Business Development Center (SBDC) hosted by College of the Canyons has received a $10,000 donation from Wells Fargo to help fund the SBDC's lineup of business consulting and training services offered to small business owners throughout the Antelope Valley.
Owners of three auto repair shops are worried that the city's redevelopment agency may eventually force them out of their spots in downtown Newhall, saying they like their current, visible locations.
The Hart district board this week delayed a vote on taking the next step on the way to building a Castaic high school.
Several minor collisions occurred Friday on the Santa Clarita Valley's rain-slicked roads, but none resulted in serious injuries, authorities said.
The West Ranch boys basketball team snapped a two-game losing streak and defeated the visiting Hart Indians 72-64 Friday night.
In his own words, Bob Kellar expressed a personal belief that he is a proud racist.
I am so glad that Roger Gitlin ("Minutemen back for seconds," Jan. 15) is so upset about legislation that would allow illegal immigrant workers to register with Department of Labor.
At last week's City Council meeting, there was considerable talk about the council's good faith in dealing with illegal immigrants.
"Political extremism involves two prime ingredients: an excessively simple diagnosis of the world's ills, and a conviction that there are identifiable villains back of it all." - John W. Gardner
With mortgage interest rates near record lows, many home owners are considering refinancing. You may be wondering if this is an opportune time for you to refinance.
Here are the results of The-Signal.com's latest Reader Meter poll.
The-Signal.com visitors cast a total of 379 votes from late afternoon Saturday, Jan. 30 to afternoon Friday, Feb. 5, 2010.
The SCV Moms support group will present musical artist Jeff MacDougall in concert at Christ Lutheran Preschool Saturday, Feb. 6.
LOS ANGELES COUNTY - Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich released figures from the county Department of Public Social Services showing that illegal aliens' children born in the United States collected nearly $570 million in welfare and food stamps in 2009.
The city of Santa Clarita, along with Goodwill Industries and the Employment Development Department, will host its free monthly Job Fair at the Santa Clarita WorkSource Center on Tuesday, Feb. 9 from 10 a.m. to noon.
SANTA MONICA, Calif., /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Consumer Watchdog praised the U.S. Department of Justice yesterday for opposing the amended Google Books Settlement. The DOJ said that while there were improvements in the amended settlement, problems with class certification, copyright and antitrust issues remained.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - The diesel-burning locomotive, the workhorse of American railroads since World War II, will soon begin burning natural gas - a potentially historic shift that could cut fuel costs, reduce pollution and strengthen the advantage railroads hold over trucks in long-haul shipping.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - In a move that could give gay marriage its first foothold in the South, Virginia's attorney general said Thursday he concluded the state's ban on same-sex unions is unconstitutional and he will join the fight against it.
MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Police in Miami Beach say pop singer Justin Bieber has been charged with resisting arrest without violence in addition to drag racing and DUI. Police also say the singer told authorities he had consumed alcohol, smoked marijuana and taken prescription drugs.
MONTREUX, Switzerland (AP) - Furiously divided from the start, representatives of Syrian President Bashar Assad and the rebellion against him threatened Wednesday to collapse a peace conference intended to lead them out of civil war.
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) - A Mexican national was executed Wednesday night in Texas for killing a Houston police officer, despite pleas and diplomatic pressure from the Mexican government and the U.S. State Department to halt the punishment.
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Fifty years ago, President Lyndon B. Johnson delivered his famous "War on Poverty" speech, purposing "to cure it and, above all, to prevent it." Unfortunately, like our other wars in the last half-century, this one has not lived up to its noble ideals.
This letter is in response to the letter of Nancy A. Meister ("Affordable Care Act: A success story," The Signal Jan. 17.)
I believe in Gary Morrison's passion, but not his facts ("Fiddling while climate change damages the Earth" Jan 12 Signal).
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.