Editor's note: This is one in a series of columns from candidates in the 2010 Santa Clarita City Council race. Santa Clarita is a great place to live. It is so good that we retired here. Is it perfect? No.
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In reference to "Box score: fascism 5, democracy 4" (The Signal, Jan. 3): Frank Smathers said, "It is obvious that the Supreme Court Justices never read Abe Lincoln's Gettysburg Address."
The Saugus High School Cheerleaders (above) will host their annual "Cheer Clinic" on March 6 from 8 a.m.–noon in the Saugus High gym. First through eighth grade students will see what it is like to be a Saugus Cheerleader. Participants will learn cheers, dances, and most of all spirit. For junior high students this session can serve as a great refresher course for students planning to try out for the Saugus Cheer Team. In addition ...
"On my last night in Clearwater, Fla., I snapped this iconic image of a sailboat against a sunset on Clearwater Beach," said Michele Buttelman, features and entertainment editor of The Signal.
Dennis Warren and Carla Miller of Collinsville, Ill. are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Heather Warren to Casey Lemasters of Canyon Country.
Cash Walt, 7 pounds 4 ounces, 19 inches, son of Christopher and Jessica Walt of Saugus. He is the grandson of Michael and Debbie Walt of Valencia and Kathleen Feeney of Valencia. He is the great-grandson of Herb and Alice Dockham of Escondido and Virginia Witkowski of Valencia.
Jenalyn Dee Graves, 7 pounds, 11 ounces, daughter of Henry Graves III and Erica Fone of Stevenson Ranch.
Ella Sophia Easterbrook, 8 pounds, 3 ounces, daughter of Matthew and Annie Easterbrook of Saugus.
Yailin Michelle Olivares, 8 pounds, 2 ounces, daughter of Tony and Johanna Olivares of Santa Clarita.
Abigail Grace Lofgren, 8 pounds, 12 ounces, daughter of Jamie and Karen Lofgren of Saugus.
Maya Naomi Strawter, 6 pounds, 5 ounces, daughter of Charles and Erica Strawter of Valencia.
Paige Marie Baldridge, 8 pounds, 5 ounces, daughter of Steve and Noel Baldridge of Valencia.
Khristian Wade Bennett, 7 lbs., 7 oz., son of Wade and Kimberly Bennett of Northridge.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A Los Angeles judge has denied a motion by former Dodgers CEO Jamie McCourt to throw out a $131 million divorce settlement she believes was invalid because she was misled about the team's value.
After his first 100-yard rushing day in the NFL, Shane Vereen will now likely be out a couple of weeks, according to Fox Sports' Jay Glazer.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - A final piece of safety hardware - a bearded, spindly legged troll - has been installed in the new eastern span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Falls by fans at stadiums in San Francisco and Indianapolis during NFL season openers have left one man dead and two other people injured, authorities said.
NEW YORK (AP) - Two scientists who illuminated how brain cells communicate, three researchers who developed implants that let deaf people hear and philanthropists Bill and Melinda Gates have won prestigious Lasker Awards for medical research and contributions to public health.
MOSCOW (AP) - In a surprise move, Russia promised Monday to push its ally Syria to place its chemical weapons under international control and then dismantle them quickly to avert U.S. strikes.
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.