The City Council and city manager got a jolt from a new reality at the Sept. 8 meeting when the big agenda item was the council's review of a community appeal filed by the Positive Solutions Association (PSA).
Tiffany and Ryan didn't do well on the SAT's. Sure, teens have distractions like e-mail and texting, coping with surging hormone levels, distancing themselves from their uncool parents and siblings, honing social skills, and experimenting with newfound independence.
College of the Canyons architecture students were part of a week-long tree-platform project where 10 teams design, built and attached a scale model community to a tree using a non-invasive method for support.
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I agree that bike lanes serve a purpose (I ride a bike) but all bicyclists should be mandated to use the bike lanes when one is present. The city built a very nice bike path off of the main roadway along Soledad Canyon Road.
Thank you for printing the poignant photo by Dan Watson (Friday, Sept. 4, front page) of the firefighters saluting their fallen brother.
"Braving the Blaze" by Brian Charles (The Signal, Sept. 6) is a thoughtful piece that, in summary, encourages folks to abandon their homes when wildfires threaten. It caused me to reflect on human nature.
Why are hard-working middle-class Americans so opposed to entitlement programs? 1) They were raised in households where nothing was achieved without hard work and sacrifice. 2) They feel that to appreciate gifts from others you also must have given of yourself to others and to your community. 3) They believe that the ongoing use of entitlement programs does not encourage a work ethic. 4) They observe welfare fraud. 5) They hear how you can work ...
The Yes I Can students at William S. Hart district high schools are throwing a fundraiser Wednesday, Sept. 23 at Margaritas Mexican Grill in Valencia.
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. -- Randy Bresnik, from Santa Monica, Calif., will make his first journey into orbit on space shuttle Atlantis' next mission to the International Space Station.
Bella Cucina presents the blues-rock band Blues Label the second Friday of every month starting Friday, Oct. 9 at the restaurant, 27430 The Old Road, Valencia 91355.
SAN FRANCISCO (PRNewswire-USNewswire) -- All California state courts are closed today, Sept. 16, 2009, as a cost-savings
District Honors Teachers of the Year Seventeen teachers from across the Hart District are being honored as site Teachers of the Year, selected by their peers and the administration at each school. The District Teacher of the Year, to be announced at tonight's Governing Board meeting, will represent the Hart District at the County level, where a small number of honorees are selected to represent Los Angeles County at the state and possibly ...
Students, parents and community members who wish to be notified by text alert to their cell phones whenever there is an emergency in the William S. Hart Union High School District now have the ability to subscribe to the contact service through the district Web site at www.hartdistrict.org.
The California Highway Patrol is taking extra steps Thursday to cite those who don't wear seat belts.
Here we go again - "1,093 vehicles screened Friday night" (The Signal, Sept. 1).
It was a sad day when the Greenhouse Cafe closed. It was a great place for our group Newcomers and Friends to enjoy lunch and play games. All of the employees were cordial and we became friends.
Recently I watched as our president stood at the podium on the patio of the White House and announced his decision to seek congressional approval before unleashing military action against Syria.
It's an honor to be selected to attend either of the week-long summer leadership sessions held at the United States Naval Academy at Annapolis or the United States Military Academy at West Point. But being selected for both is nearly unheard of.
The new requirements for No Child Left Behind waivers from the Department of Education have some bad news for America's teachers.
Republicans have largely squandered an August that should have been spent preparing the American people for a showdown with Democrats over the president's health care law.
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.