Matt Diederich did a great job in proving my point about non-critical thinkers ("On being noncritical," June 20). Just because it is the first definition doesn't mean that this definition applies in the context of the usage.
Carole Lutness set her hair on fire today in a letter about the BP oil spill ("Make them think twice," June 22) in which she accuses BP of "multiple criminal violations of the Clean Water Act ... anti-corruption law violations including criminal neglect, subterfuge, collusion, public lying ... negligent and reckless homicide of many people" among other things.
Here are the results of The-Signal.com's latest Reader Meter poll. The-Signal.com visitors cast a total of 848 votes from late afternoon Saturday, June 20 to afternoon Saturday, June 26, 2010. Question: "Was Frank Ferry right to call development opponents "developmental terrorists?" * Yes. That's what they are. (70 votes) * No. Ferry is a bully. (720 votes) * He has a point, but it's lost in the rhetoric (58 votes) Click here ...
When I see the heartbreaking images from this BP oil disaster - ruined beaches, dying wildlife and individuals who are out of work - it makes me realize that it's truly time for us to end our reliance on oil and move toward clean energy.
I love our new Golden Valley Road extension, and driving unimpeded to and fro in the Santa Clarita Valley.
For the past eight weeks or so, to the detriment of other news, prime-time programming has focused on the spill, the spin and the spats that erupted in the wake of the deadly Deepwater Horizon rig explosion.
July 4 Sespe Creek Car Show, with more than 300 classic cars on display, arts and crafts, commercial vendors, car-related vendors, food, Fillmore & Western Railway train rides, live music by House Arrest and dancing, with a fireworks finale, 9 a.m.-evening, downtown Fillmore. Info: www.fwry.com. July 10 Nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting moms with an interest in health and mindful parenting holds monthly meetings on a variety of topics including organic food, breastfeeding, massage ...
The Santa Clarita Valley Youth Project celebrated its 10-year anniversary with a fundraiser and party at Six Flags Magic Mountain on May 20.
Welcome to The-Signal.com's "2day in the SCV," a compendium of today's events and a quick journey through the past, present and future.
You bet the sound and the fury drown out the issue. I remember the first time someone asked me, "What do you think makes a development a 'good development'" My answer then remains as it is today. Good developments are projects that satisfy community needs, meet community standards and have the support of neighbors. It seems obvious that early and continual community involvement is pivotal in making that vision a reality. Over the last several ...
I recently introduced legislation with Sen. Barbara Boxer, D-Calif., to honor Andrea Mead Lawrence, a two-time gold medal winner and dedicated public servant who spent her career working to protect our most valuable lands.
The world moves fast for many investors, and numerous daily responsibilities can often cause some to lose sight of the financial big picture while focusing on the tasks at hand. Nevertheless, having an established and comprehensive long-term financial plan is very important.
A new-look Valencia girls basketball team dealt Saugus a 46-41 loss in its own Saugus Sensation girls basketball tournament on Friday.
With summer in full swing, especially with the fairly mild "heat" we've been enjoying, you've probably moved many of your everyday activities outdoors.
Cameron Smyth hugged cows, petted pigs and buddied up with sheep Friday. One particularly friendly sheep named Stanley even tried to snack on the framed certificate the assemblyman was handing over.
We all know Santa Clarita is a great place to live, but what makes it special is different for everyone.
Leadership is an essential component in a president, especially when facing military conflict.
Bridgeport Elementary School celebrated Patriot Day on 9-11-2013 with a morning Character Counts assembly.
This summer, the Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce will host the third annual Patriot Luncheon on July 11 at the Hyatt Regency Valencia.
Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich will address the Santa Clarita Valley business and community leaders on May 1 at the fifth annual State of the County Luncheon.
We all know that perception often influences our decisions, yet we catch ourselves and become reminded that what we perceive isn't always what's really going on. With the constant barrage of information available in today's 24/7 world, it's important to not get caught up in the day-to-day market volatility and news headlines. That daily hype doesn't always dovetail with what Wells Fargo Advisors top strategists are observing in the financial marketplace.
With everything from nationally ranked academic programs to effective career education opportunities and college placement services, Hart district students are afforded every opportunity to excel in an increasingly competitive academic environment.
Whether priorities are schools, recreation or convenience and friendly neighborhoods, home buyers are finding that Fair Oaks Ranch by Pardee Homes fills the bill.