Regarding Lutness's column in The Signal ("Majority rules in a democracy," Oct. 13):
Sixteen-year-old Academy of the Canyons student Rachel Cyprus is no stranger to entertaining audiences.
Golden Valley High School opens its fall production, "The Plot, Like Gravy, Thickens" at 7 p.m. tonight at the school. The play runs through Nov. 21. The comic murder mystery is suitable for the whole family and all seats are $10. This play is the inaugural production at Golden Valley High School's new theatre located at 27051 Robert C. Lee Parkway in Santa Clarita. For tickets and more information, contact Janie Prucha at (661) 298-8140 ...
West Ranch High School Wildcat marching band and colorguard took the all caption awards and sweepstakes for the second year at the Hart Rampage Marching Band competition Nov. 7. Under the direction of Jason Marshall, the band performed a presentation of "Triumph and Tragedy." Drum Major Joyce Choi and assistant Drum Major Emily Brown, along with colorguard captain Sarah Strode and assistant captain Liz Malloy accepted the award.
When I first set foot on the campus, I was too nervous to notice the beauty of the school. My real purpose in coming to Pomona College was to interview - it is such a prestigious school, I thought, they must conduct interviews of an intensity matching that of the illustrious school.
If you study the United States' budget since the end of WWII, it is clear that it has gradually become dominated by the military. Defense Department expenditures will exceed three quarters of a trillion dollars this year alone.
Sweet and slightly spicy, the taste of ginger has a way of stirring up fond memories of the holiday season. Imagine the warm aroma of gingerbread, slip back into childhood and remember fun-filled family gatherings in the kitchen. Embrace this classic flavor by baking up a trio of treats this year. With one basic ginger­bread dough recipe, three festive cookie variations are just a mixing bowl away. Whether the classic ginger­bread man or a fun ...
What is an organization? It is, in a very broad sense, nothing more than a collection of people who are, we hope, working toward common objectives. Any organization is no better than the people who work in and for it.
House Democrats, after secretly consulting with the White House, have finally presented their leadership's version of a health-care reform bill. Although it is nearly 2,000 pages long and sets up 111 new federal bureaucracies, boards, commissions and programs, Speaker nancy Pelosi reportedly wanted a vote before the Veteran's Day recess.
As I drove down Valencia Boulevard on Veteran's Day, I was appalled to see that neither in front of our Sheriff's Station and library nor opposite it in front of City Hall were there any flags raised.
Last month I had a policy/procedurial question for all the school districts in Santa Clarita. I e-mailed all the elected school board members in Newhall, Saugus, Hart and Sulphur Springs, the superintendents in Newhall and Saugus and called the superintendent in Hart. (I forgot to contact the superintendent of Sulphur Springs).
Dear President Barack Obama, I am here at my house writing to you. I am 8 years old. I go to meetings and canvassing with my mother. When I go canvassing, I am so surprised how many people don't know about your health care plan. I have seen so many people in pain, dying without health care on the news and with my mom at her table for health care at the mall. I hear ...
The SCV Interfaith Council sponsors its 20th Annual Thanksgiving dinner on Thursday, Nov. 19 from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 24443 W. McBean Parkway in Valencia (between Rockwell Canyon and Singing Hills).
The 661Arts group will meet on Thursday, Nov. 19 from 3:45 p.m. to 5:45 p.m. in the Century Room at City Hall, 23920 Valencia Boulevard, Santa Clarita.
WASHINGTON - Sarah Palin's new book reprises familiar claims from the 2008 presidential campaign that haven't become any truer over time.
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.