First Team Offense Quarterback Alex Bishop - Junior, Valencia Bishop had a year that puts him up there with the great quarterbacks of this decade - Matter, Moore, Norton, Longshore, Herrick and Rodriguez. Bishop completed 179-of-240 passes for a 74.6 percent completion percentage in 2009 - the third-best mark in state history. His 78.4 percent regular-season mark (138-for-176) is the best in state history. Bishop also established a school record with 36 touchdown passes. He ...
Here are the results of The-Signal.com's latest Reader Meter poll. The-Signal.com visitors cast a total of 339 votes from late afternoon Friday, Dec. 25 to afternoon Saturday, Jan. 2, 2010.
A woman died in an apparent suicide after her car went over the side of San Francisquito Road area Friday, California Highway Patrol officials said.
Doesn't attaching teachers to the students' test scores ensure that some teachers will pass below-average students?
Hello, Santa Clarita Valley! Welcome to The-Signal.com's Daybreak, your point of entry for the day, and a quick journey through the past, present and future. Let the adventure begin:
It's normal to tire from housework and business activities or social obligations, but most people with Alzheimer's disease become very moody.
Several years ago there was a plan to build CalArts in the eastern Santa Clarita Valley on the Disney property near Sierra Highway and Placerita Canyon Road.
I wanted to thank Tammy Marashlian ("'Everyday hero' celebration set for Sunday," Dec. 19) for shedding some light on Ron Smith and the great way his "community" is honoring him. I hope the idea becomes an annual event, as Smith's wife, Beth, stated in the article.
PASADENA - After a run of celebrity grand marshals, a real American hero led the Rose Parade on Friday, and more than 70 Santa Clarita residents traveled by bus to watch.
What on earth is going on with America? Walking though the Veteran's Historical Plaza in Newhall the other day, I saw a "holiday tree." Come on. Everybody knows it is called a Christmas tree. I'm sick and tired of this assault on Christmas. No one says "Merry Christmas" anymore out of fear of offending someone, but the reality is most Americans do celebrate Christmas. Now we are resorting to calling Christmas trees "holiday trees?" ...
There is no doubt that Tiger Woods is an outstanding athlete and the best golfer in the world, but to put him on a pedestal and to regard him as a "poster boy" and as the "Athlete Of The Decade" at this time is not good reasoning.
My wife made a New Year's resolution to be a neater person on my behalf. I decided to be less anal-retentive on her behalf.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - So midnight Dec. 31 came and went, but the Fox television network did not go missing from Time Warner Cable.
With your Escape editor Jim Walker last week offering up his "tasty" experiences in the SCV, it seems only fitting that the other two Escape "foodies" need a nod. So, this week, here are excerpts from the other restaurant profiles done in 2009 by Michelle Sathe and Michele Buttelman. You can find the full profiles by searching The Signal's Web site using the restaurant's name. Nov. 27, Sathe, Peruvian at Inca Bistro "The cuisine may ...
World War II has been the setting for so many video games that playing them all would probably take as much time as the war itself.
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.