First Place Many people think of citizenship as being a good citizen to the United Sates, or being loyal. There is more to citizenship than that. Citizenship can be showed in small ways like holding the door open for somebody or picking up trash. You can be a good citizen to your community by recycling or conserving water. Also, a kind act to do for your community could be respecting the different lifestyles of others. ...
Regarding "Hebrew school put on hold" (The Signal, Jan. 21): The William S. Hart Union High School District board should not have postponed the vote on a new Hebrew-language charter school because of claims that the school would teach religion. I don't know why former board member Dennis King is convinced it is a religious school - the academy's Web site clearly states it will be non-sectarian in its admissions, programs, employment and all other ...
Lanny Davis, a former Clinton Administration staff lawyer and admitted liberal, gave his take on health insurance reform.
It is repeatedly said the Republicans have been shut out, and everyone ignores the fact that they have been the party of "no," from the beginning; saying they want the president to fail, which means our country.
One of the important changes happening in 2010 in pension planning is the ability for higher-income individuals to convert traditional IRAs into Roth IRAs.
Valencia High School's Color Guard Team has earned a spot to compete in the Winter Guard International World Championship, to be held in Dayton, Ohio this April.
LOS ANGELES -- The Los Angeles Chapter of the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO-LA) announced it will honor its first "Man of the Year" award recipient on March 19 at the 24th Annual Leadership and Legacy Awards Luncheon in Los Angeles. Peter Griffith, Vice Chair of Ernst & Young, LLP, who will be named the organization's first-ever male honoree, is being recognized for his support of women in leadership, both in management and in the board room.
A meeting to strategize a local grassroots campaign to support Fair Elections held by Santa Clarita grassroots activists, community leaders and local citizens will be held on Tuesday, Feb. 2, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Caruso's, 18340 Sierra Hwy., Canyon Country 91351.
SAN DIEGO (AP) - Scott McCarron is not backing away from his accusation that Phil Mickelson and other players are cheating if they use the Ping-Eye 2 wedges with square grooves.
Washington, D.C. -- U.S. Rep. Howard P. "Buck" McKeon (R-Calif.), the senior Republican on the House Armed Services Committee, today released the following statement on the Administration Fiscal Year 2011 budget request for the Department of Defense:
California State Senator Tony Strickland (R-Simi Valley), Vice-Chair of the Senate Health Committee and representitive of the California Senate District 19, which includes portions of Los Angeles, Ventura, and Santa Barbara counties, attended a press conference today at Quallion, the leading lithium-ion battery manufacturer, to promote legislation designed to boost green technology through tax relief.
A three-car collision took place on the I-5 North near the Calgrove Boulevard exit early Sunday afternoon. No serious injuries were reported by the California Highway Patrol and no lanes were closed.
A community fundraiser for Christopher Miranda, a 9-year-old boy struggling with leukemia, will take place from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the McDonald's located at 18850 Soledad Canyon Road in Canyon Country.
As the governor's proposed budget makes its way through the Legislature with no funding for domestic violence services, the Domestic Violence Center of the Santa Clarita Valley is sitting tight in a small office space in Valencia.
I was thrilled by the recent Kris Kristofferson concert at the Santa Clarita Center for the Performing Arts at College of the Canyons, having been a fan of his music for many decades. I commend COC for bringing this music legend to our valley and at a very reasonable price.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - U.S. officials for nearly three years accessed data on thousands of domestic phone numbers they shouldn't have and then misrepresented their actions to a secret spy court to reauthorize the government's surveillance program, documents released Tuesday show.
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.