Brian Charles' story in Tuesday's Signal (June 16) mentioning a "revenue neutral" payment of perhaps $3 million annually, perhaps in perpetuity - in exchange for westside unincorporated communities being allowed to have some measure of local government - leaves me outraged.
Recently, the Legislature completed the traditional "House of Origin" deadline, during which literally hundreds of bills are voted on over a five-day period.
When you keep hitting "bumps" in the road, eventually you'll get to a point where you have to ask, "Is it the road's fault or the driver's?"
It seems like just yesterday
The past few days since the Lakers won the NBA championship, I have witnessed, on television, the antics of a few hundred morons who act like bottom feeders.
Frank Ferry certainly has an interesting take on low voter turnout.
Since no one ever spends serious money doing actual statistically sound polls around a Santa Clarita City Council election, the entire process since city formation stands fraught with apocryphal tales that achieve mythic status.
Drive out Highway 126 from Castaic Junction to the Pacific Ocean and take a good look at the orange and lemon groves, strawberry patches, flower factories, palm forests and avocado jungles that line the Santa Clara River. All told, that's a $700 million industry annually.
Jazz & Blues Concert Series
Chuck and Lisa Summers of Castaic are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Rebecca Summers to Matt Jacobs of Anaheim.
The game of golf has its obstacle courses, but Tyler Cordova, 6, of Valencia, knows how to play his way through the course of life.
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:
I want to see health care for all Americans because I am one of 15 siblings.
INGLEWOOD - After Santa Clarita Christian's 63-48 loss to View Park at St. Mary's Academy on Saturday, fans and parents came up to Cardinals head coach James Mosley and thanked him for a great year.
There are three pieces of evidence that aviation safety experts say make it clear the missing Malaysia Airlines jet was taken over by someone who was knowledgeable about how the plane worked.
Possible human remains were found Saturday in the area of Gorman.
LAS VEGAS (AP) - Kyle Anderson had 21 points and 15 points, Jordan Adams hit a huge 3-pointer in the final minute, and UCLA outlasted No. 4 Arizona 75-71 in a spirited Pac-12 championship game on Saturday.
Watch the debates. Read the mailers. Everyone running for the Santa Clarita City Council in the April 8 election - right down to the last one of the 13 candidates fighting over three seats - wants the support of our local seniors.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A spokesman for the family of comedian David Brenner says the "Tonight Show" favorite has died. He was 78.
From the earliest ages girls have ideas about the kind of man they want to marry. They play house and dream of their future as a wife and mother. Remember back when you were a little girl. Did you ever think:
SPEEDTOWN - One thing Hollywood knows is that everyone loves cars, and especially cars that go fast. With "Need for Speed" opening this weekend OK.com has decided to look at five films that deserve to get a ticket for speeding.
Two of three lanes on westbound Soledad Canyon Road near Honby Avenue in Canyon Country were blocked around 2:30 p.m. today due to a rear-end collision of two pickup trucks, a witness said.
SAN JOSE (AP) - An unnamed Silicon Valley billionaire has purchased the world's most valuable life insurance policy.
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) - The Malaysian jetliner missing for more than a week was deliberately diverted and continued flying for more than six hours after severing contact with the ground, meaning it could have gone as far northwest as Kazakhstan or into the Indian Ocean's southern reaches, Malaysia's leader said Saturday.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Officers at thousands of law enforcement agencies are wearing tiny cameras to record their interactions with the public, but in many cases the devices are being rolled out faster than departments are able to create policies to govern their use.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Scientists have long known that long before hipsters and tourists were crowding Los Angeles' trendy Miracle Mile district, dinosaurs were doing the same.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Internal records show that false fire alarms, balky elevators, a troublesome closed-circuit camera system and other problems plagued Los Angeles International Airport's international terminal in the months following a major upgrade.
Santa Clarita Valley residents got a small jolt Saturday morning when a 3.9-magnitude earthquake struck six miles north of Castaic, according to the Southern California Earthquake Data Center.