I write this letter in response to Dr. Barstis' reference in his letter to The Signal (Oct. 13) to those of us who are requesting a smart and honest hospital expansion plan - versus the current proposed plan which is laden with questionable motives, continued dishonest representation, and little in the way of actual hospital expansion - as "quacks."
Hart Regiment, Hart High School's award-winning marching band and color guard, will host its 25th Annual Hart Rampage Marching Band Field Show Tournament on Nov. 1 at College of the Canyons.
Smyth hosts fire victims recovery meeting
The complicity of the Republican to enable a widely anticipated banking and investment collapse is just another Republican play to greed.
Is the current bear market different from past bear markets? Take a close look at what investment professionals have discovered about this bear market, how it compares with previous ones and what lessons we can learn.
Detectives from the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station seek the public's help in identifying suspects in a recent grand theft at B&B Manufacturing, 27940 Beale Court in Valencia.
The place I would love to visit is Italy. Italy is a beautiful place with many ancient cities.
College of the Canyons' Advanced Improvisational Performance class, known as "Comedians of the Canyons," stages its second show of the semester at 8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 8 in Room 202 of Pico Hall on the Valencia Campus.
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The Signal's Oct. 12 editorial gave an overview of the lack of financial/spending controls of the William S. Hart Union High School District but concluded local taxpayers should vote for another $300 million bond, Measure SA, anyway. Previous bond construction cost overruns are at least $43 million, with a recently stated figure of $80 million. That is all taxpayer money (Measure V). Hart's superintendent asserts measures exist to preclude such from reccurring, but we have no guarantees.
Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's deputies arrested two more suspects connected to an armed robbery Friday night in Valencia.
Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station detectives seek the public's help identify a man and vehicle connected with passing counterfeit U.S. currency.
Perched atop her horse Freedom, Reserve Sheriff's Deputy CC Colvett scanned the east parking lot of the Westfield Valencia Town Center Sunday looking for any holiday mischief.
Senior Lunch Menu
When I was in college, I lived in an apartment off campus. My neighbors included a bus driver, an elderly retired couple, some farm workers and a guy who just got out of prison.
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - A stage at a Southern California high school collapsed during a performance, sending 25 students to the hospital with mainly minor injuries, authorities said.
Our non-profit organization, the Santa Clarita Youth Sports Association (SCYSA) Wildcats, with the insight of Coach John Torres launched our inaugural Boys U-9 Developmental Lacrosse program recently.
Santa Clarita-based Troop Real Estate, Inc. Realtor, Becky Sill, is preparing to train a team of Track athletes for the Special Olympics World Games planned for 2015.
Saugus resident, Alex Rogeo, a 23-year old female drag racer and business owner is trying to make her dream of national level NHRA (National Hot Rod Association) racing come true.
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Is there any mainstream religion that does not forbid homosexuality?
On April 8, citizens of Santa Clarita will have the opportunity to elect GLORIA MERCADO FORTINE to our City Council. I have known Gloria and members of her family for more than 40 years. In my opinion, she is the exact type of person our City needs at this time!
Editor's note: The following letter was directed to Santa Clarita City Council candidates.
I was thinking: Why do we have to cut down on our water usage by 20 percent while the city tears up the center dividers and plants more trees, flowers and bushes?
I remember seeing a poster somewhere proclaiming "Readers are Leaders." Certainly the basic truth here is evident, but I greatly fear there is need for some additional specificity. I'd vote for expanding it to say "Readers who read the right things are leaders."
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Give someone a $10,000 house painting gift in A. Allbright's ninth annual Paint It Forward charity event.
Xi Nu Zeta's Lasagna Dinner fundraiser was held in the fellowship hall at Our Lady of Perpetual Help on Feb. 22 for the SCV scholarship fund.
We thought we'd kick it up a notch this week and invite anyone with a pet peeve to share it with us – respectfully of course – and, hopefully with generous sprinkles of humor.