Last week, all-around good guy and Signal business columnist Frank Norton wrote that perhaps it's time we give up on our Golden State for the greener pasture "low tax" states of Texas, Nevada and locales further afield.
Can you think of a federal government service or mandated program that has succeeded in your lifetime?
Dear Rep. Howard "Buck" McKeon, In exactly nine days, my family and I are being evicted from our home of 20 years as a result of a work-related spinal injury in 2005, which was misdiagnosed by a state examiner who concurrently works for insurance companies as an "expert medical witness" in jury trials. Due to this conflict of interest or a misguided allegiance to the insurance companies who employed him, this examiner wrote what is ...
Because of health concerns, Saugus High School Lead Campus Supervisor Sonia Gutierrez will be leaving the school in December.
There's nothing like a house full of family and friends for the holidays. Whether you need to wake the family to a delicious breakfast or feed a hungry crowd after a busy day of shopping, keep things simple with some tasty short­cuts from Food Network Star Sandra Lee.
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: Today is Wednesday, Nov. 25, the 329th day of 2009. There are 36 days left in the year.
This is in response to Lynn Vakay's sermon on "To whom should Americans be giving thanks?" (Nov. 20).
Multiple-Grammy winner Gordon Goodwin visited West Ranch High School Nov. 5 to work with the Studio A Jazz Band.
Saugus High senior Jamie Molacek has played soccer since she was 4 years old, and it's paid off - 28 colleges have expressed interest in her.
It's true what they say - everyday you are writing a new page in your life's novel. After all, isn't it you living in your shoes? You can draft an original story from the malnourished bones of your childhood; you can flip the script and start a business after 20 years as a stay-at-home mother. Yes, you can!
Deputies searched for but could not find a suspect who stole a wad of cash from a Valencia bank on Friday.
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: Today is Tuesday, Nov. 24, the 328th day of 2009. There are 37 days left in the year.
I'm cheering for health care reform, even though I'm resigned to a debate heavily influenced by special interests. This chapter of American history would turn Jimmy Stewart's Mr. Smith into a die-hard cynic.
Priorities are a reality of everyday life. Every person, family or entity, no matter how big or small, faces the dilemma of setting goals and priorities for themselves. Santa Clarita is no exception and this year that activity got even harder.
First they announced that they want President Barack Obama to fail. Then they root against: Bill Clinton freeing American journalists from North Korea; Marines rescuing Americans from Somali pirates; rescuing American automobile manufacturers; health care for all Americans; and an American city hosting the Olympics. Can we call them anti-American yet?
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) - Witnesses say about 100 people were playing bingo in San Jose when a man who said he had a gun burst through the doors and stole the night's receipts.
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - The Beastie Boys are firing back after an Oakland toy company sued them over a video parody of their song "Girls."
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PARIS (AP) - For aspiring art collectors everywhere, there is hope.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The number of people seeking U.S. unemployment benefits rose 68,000 last week to a seasonally adjusted 368,000, the largest increase in more than a year.
Lower stock prices on Thursday set up investors for what would be their third day in a row of declines.
Snapshot for the Week of 12/02/2013 through 12/08/2013 Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station Crime Prevention Unit Zone 5-Valencia had thirteen Part-1 Crimes reported during the past week. The criminal incidents included robbery, theft from an unlocked vehicle, and shoplifting from local businesses.
There were four Part 1 Crimes in Zone 2. There was one commercial burglary reported from a church in Val Verde. Several musical instruments and electronic equipment were stolen. There were three thefts from vehicles reported from Val Verde as well. All three vehicles had a window smashed. The owners reported miscellaneous personal items and tools were taken.
This past week in Zone 7, the following Part-1 Crimes occurred:
A look back at the crimes reported in the Newhall area last week.
Thank you for taking the time to read this week's Zone 3 Nixle report. During the above dates Zone 3 had six reported part one crimes. Here are some details regarding some of the crimes:
Good morning Saugus. We saw a rise in reported Part-1 crimes over the past week with eight. The most concerning crime was a residential burglary in the 22700 block of Derby Place on November 5th. The victim is in the process of moving and discovered that miscellaneous clothing and electronics had been taken from the house. Detectives are following up with possible suspect information on this incident.
Celebrity reactions to the 71st annual Golden Globe nominations, announced Thursday in Beverly Hills, Calif. The awards will be given Jan. 12.
NEW DELHI (AP) - India's law minister said Thursday that the government has not abandoned efforts to make homosexuality legal, and that the country must take swift action to challenge a Supreme Court decision banning same-sex relations.
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Thursday: