It's not politics as usual. The Signal endorsed Darren Parker for state Senate in the 17th District, making the Feb. 15 special election very special indeed. As a 31-year subscriber, I can't recall The Signal ever endorsing a Democrat.
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I am baffled why The Signal continues printing murky statements about the library tax.
I disagree with a statement regarding the shooting in Tucson. The statement was: "You simply can't say that we just hold the individual accountable without some due consideration to the mind-numbing political rhetoric that exist in our world today."
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Blake Griffin had 32 points and 11 rebounds for his 39th double-double, and the Los Angeles Clippers withstood a fourth-quarter challenge to beat the Milwaukee Bucks 105-98 Monday night for their ninth straight home win.
Americans continually receive information and notices regarding the increasing costs of health care.
Centennial Realty is celebrates the grand opening of its new office in Santa Clarita today at 5:30 p.m. The realty firm specializes in residential real estate in the Santa Clarita, San Fernando and Antelope valleys. It also has a division that focuses on rehabilitating distressed properties.
Investigators said Monday they were waiting on surveillance-camera footage from Los Angeles banks to find suspects responsible for orchestrating a skimming scheme that stole as many as 100 peoples' credit-card information from the Pilot Travel Center in Castaic.
Ten local business and community leaders were honored with Golden Apple Awards on Monday for their contributions to local public education.
A Sylmar man was arrested after he allegedly punched a woman in the chest outside of a Saugus apartment complex and chased her and her husband with a knife, authorities said Monday.
Recent incidents involving children as they walk to and from school and their activities, remind us all to stay aware of ways to maximize children's safety.
Eighteen members of the city of Santa Clarita's Community Center's karate team competed at the prestigious USA Martial Arts Winter Olympics in Las Vegas last week and won a total of seven first, six second, four third, and three fourth place trophies.
Mark your calendars for funnyman Mark Eddie, who will host a benefit comedy show at Congregation Beth Shalom on Saturday, Feb. 19.
The College of the Canyons Fast Track Institute will host a Job Information Express orientation event for job seekers on Saturday, Feb. 12, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Dianne G. Van Hook University Center.
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."
When it comes to buying or renting a home, bias too often still appears in all shapes and sizes - because of religion, age, race, sexual orientation, a handicap, a partner from a different race, a different nationality, or simply the presence of kids.
Aristotle, the ancient philosopher, is right on the money when he considers the nature of racism. A person's skin color is nothing but an accidental occurrence.
Realtors gathered last week to ask federal, state, county and local officials and a transportation consultant, to review a number of issues affecting local residents and the community, said a spokesman for the Santa Clarita Valley
In January of this year, I was invited to be a part of a trade delegation visiting Shenzhen, a city in China. The trip was being organized by a gentleman who had worked at the county's economic trade council and had now moved on to greener pastures.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Patrick Marleau scored on a backhand 6:20 into overtime, and the San Jose Sharks moved to the brink of the second round with a 4-3 victory over the Los Angeles Kings on Tuesday night to take a 3-0 first-round series lead.
The Hart swim team wasn't wasting any time in moving on from last week's disappointing finishes against Valencia.
Battling through adversity is another sign of the improvement the Canyon Cowboys boys volleyball team has made throughout the season.
It's unlikely softball purists would have been satisfied with the way things ended between defending Foothill League champion West Ranch and title-contender Saugus on Tuesday. But the Wildcats aren't about to complain.