I had the opportunity to speak to a member of Assemblyman Smyth's staff recently. My concerns were many, but with one underlying theme: When is a conservative not a conservative?
Bruce McFarland's Opinion column "America: Love it or leave it" (The Signal, April 21) was a joke.
Everything financial is in turmoil.
I read your article "City boundaries unclear" in the Monday, May 3 edition of The Signal, which explored how aware residents are about the city and county boundaries.
Local women looking for a job or trying to build a successful career will find a timely source of information at the fifth of a series of LifeForward workshops sponsored by Zonta Club of the Santa Clarita Valley.
The final team captain meeting for the 2009 "Relay for Life" fundraiser is set for Tuesday, May 19 at 7 p.m. at North Park Elementary School.
Girl Scouts of Greater Los Angeles (GSGLA) will host a dance party and special viewing of Sabrina Bryan's "BYOU2" fitness DVD on Thursday, May 21, from 6 to 8 p.m. for girls ages 9-14.
Officials from the Hewlett Leaders in Student Success program recognized College of the Canyons Friday as one of three California community colleges honored in 2009 for the use of innovative and proven teaching strategies in the college's "basic skills" foundational math and English programs.
The SCV Black Business Committee throws its next BBC Networking Mixer Thursday, June 25 at 5 p.m. at a location to be announced later.
The city of Santa Clarita and College of the Canyons will host a "Jump Start Your Job Search" workshop on Thursday, May 28 from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Santa Clarita Activities Center.
Racer's Edge Indoor Karting and the Santa Clarita Valley chapter of the American Red Cross host a blood drive this Sunday, May 17 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Racer's Edge, 26455 Ruether Ave., Santa Clarita 91350.
What is the one thing you would do if you were Mayor of the city of Santa Clarita for one day?
The drama department at Saugus High School will present "Moliere Impromptu," a new play by Rinne Goff, from May 20 to 23 in the multipurpose theater room on the Saugus campus.
The city of Santa Clarita and the College of the Canyons will host a "Jump Start Your Job Search" workshop on Thursday, May 28 from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Santa Clarita Activities Center.
The College of the Canyons Fine and Performing Arts division will host its 2009 "ARTstART Festival" on Friday, May 15 to Sunday, May 17 at the Valencia campus. The festival will celebrate the aesthetic achievements of its students and COC's artistic offerings and facilities.
The Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office is reminding pet owners that it's against the law to leave their animals in their vehicles during the dog days of summer.
Canyon Country residents were spared a 40-mile drive to the beach in busy freeway traffic Friday when city officials brought the community the next best thing, trucking in tons of sand for Santa Clarita's Beach Bash event.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The chief designer of the new, $6.4 billion eastern span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge says more than 2,000 bolts and rods on the span that have been called into question are safe and can remain in place, a newspaper reported.
Santa Fe Springs, Calif. - With temperatures expected to rise in Los Angeles County this weekend, the Greater Los Angeles County Vector Control District (GLACVCD) advises residents to protect themselves from mosquitoes by using insect repellent and removing dirty, stagnant water around the home.
Gorman - The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) plans to implement the closures listed below during the week of July 28 to August 2, 2014, as part of a pavement improvement project on the Golden State Freeway (I-5) between Vista Del Lago Road and the Kern County line. More information about the project is here.
KHARKIV, Ukraine (AP) - A small group of Dutch and Australian investigators walked the sprawling, unsecured site where Malaysian Airlines Flight 17 went down as their governments prepared police detachments they hope can help protect the crash area and help bring the last of the victims home.
ORLEANS, Calif. (AP) - Low warm water conditions from the drought are starting to kill salmon in Northern California's Klamath Basin - the site of a massive fish kill in 2002.
PARIS (AP) - French soldiers recovered a black box from the Air Algerie wreckage site in a desolate region of restive northern Mali on Friday, officials said. Terrorism hasn't been ruled out as a cause, although officials say the most likely reason for the catastrophe that killed all 118 people onboard is bad weather.
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) - Two women were convicted Thursday of kicking a third woman to death during a fight outside a Santa Ana nightclub.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Los Angeles police are looking for at least three suspects in the off-campus death of a USC graduate student from China.
SAN DIEGO (AP) - Like Batman responding to a beaming Bat signal in the sky, fans are streaming to San Diego for the 45th annual Comic-Con pop culture extravaganza.
Gary Horton's op-ed in The Signal ("Something to which we can all agree," July 9) was on the mark. Yes, this is something to which we can all agree.
A country and its citizens are not safe when the country lacks leadership. When that lack is repeatedly punctuated with one scandal and crisis after another, there is valid reason for grave concern.
By Jon Stein
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Stanford has played in four straight major bowl games and the past two Rose Bowls, building a resilient football power at an improbable place.