The following essays were submitted by fifth-grade students from Live Oak Elementary School.
The Small Business Development Center, in conjunction with Small Business California, is conducting an annual survey of all California small businesses.
The Bank of Santa Clarita reported its net earnings for 2010 totaled $569,000 as compared to $609,000 for 2009, noting increasing core earnings, with pre-tax or core earnings for 2010 totaling $267,000, as compared to $58,000 for 2009.
Today, Americans, and specifically Californians, are being inundated with information from Washington and Sacramento of who, what or how to solve the problem of deficits in our state and nation.
Sheriff's deputies found a woman in Santa Clarita who was allegedly kidnapped Saturday in Palmdale by the estranged father of her child.
The second annual Holiday Hat Drive organized by Eternal Valley Memorial Park and Mortuary netted - or rather, knitted - 500 hats for children with cancer.
The city of Santa Clarita and Newhall merchants have high hopes that a new library there will help boost business.
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ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Forget Lombardi on Broadway. Green Bay has the newest Super Bowl hit: Aaron Rodgers.
I was surprised and disappointed on Sunday morning when I read The Signal's endorsement for the special election in the 17th State Senate District.
Equilibrium: A condition in which all acting influences are canceled by others, resulting in a stable, balanced or unchanging system. - Free Online Dictionary.
In the Feb. 15 special election for the state's 17th Senatorial District seat, we urge you to vote to for Republican Sharon Runner.
A recent survey stated that the single biggest challenge business owners face today is getting new business. Put another way, the issue is growing top-line revenue through the acquisition of new clients.
Adelante! Let's go!
Hundreds of job-searchers attended Wednesday's Job & Career Fair at College of the Canyons, where more than 60 firms and agencies provided information about careers and accepted resumes.
Nissan of Valencia gave away more than $21,800 in gifts - ranging from scholarships to a 2014 Nissan Versa sedan - during its annual Nissan Car Giveaway this week for local Hart district 11th- and 12th-graders.
It's one thing to know you and your wallet have been the victims of a legal money-grabbing scam, but to get repeatedly sucker-punched while you are still reeling is the second atrocity.
DALLAS (AP) - Dallas Stars center Cody Eakin skated the length of the ice, got around a sliding defender, closed his eyes and shot just before his stick got ripped out of his hands.
The Saugus Centurions' pitching staff continues to deal, and its bats continue to heat up.
Valencia's depth probably wouldn't have allowed it to have much of a let down on Wednesday, but Vikings head coach Chris Stroh still preached to his team that last week's girls' victory and boys' tie against Hart didn't mean they could relax Wednesday against West Ranch.
VATICAN CITY (AP) - On the night of Oct. 11, 1962, Pope John XXIII did something so natural that it's astonishing it was so revolutionary at the time. He came to the window of the Vatican's Apostolic Palace and spoke to thousands of candle-bearing faithful below - not in the arcane, scripted words of pontiffs past but in those of a father and pastor looking out for his flock.
Driving Under the Influence / Driver's License (DUI/CDL) Checkpoints are conducted by deputies with the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department on a regular basis.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Jodie Foster is a married woman.
LATHROP, Calif. (AP) - Electric car maker Tesla Motors is expanding its footprint in California.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Supreme Court on Wednesday rejected a plea to make it easier for victims of child pornography to collect money from people who view their images online, throwing out a nearly $3.4 million judgment in favor of a woman whose childhood rape has been widely seen on the Internet. Two dissenting justices said Congress should change the law to benefit victims.
SACRAMENTO (AP) - State senators were scheduled to receive a refresher course in ethics on Wednesday, the fallout from a series of legal cases involving Democratic lawmakers this year.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The mother of a 17-year-old honors student who was among 10 people killed in a fiery Northern California bus crash sued FedEx on Tuesday, alleging that its trucks have a history of catching fire.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Smokers are increasingly turning to battery-powered electronic cigarettes to get their nicotine fix. They're about to find out what federal regulators have to say about the popular devices.
Religious folks are familiar with the biblical story of Esau selling his birthright to Jacob for a "mess of potage."