In today's challenging economic environment, small business loans may seem harder to come by. During 2009, much emphasis was placed on programs encouraging banks to increase access to credit for businesses to help support a speedy economic recovery.
Local artist Isaac Brynjegard-Bialik has brought together comic books, fine art, and the Bible for a new show entitled "Paper Midrash," soon to be on view at the Merage Jewish Community Center of Orange County.
As I read Jonathan Randles' article "Shades of beige" (The Signal, Jan. 18), in which he detailed a disgruntled home owner's dispute with the Old Orchard 1 homeowners association, I could not help but notice a less-than-subtle anti-HOA bias on the part of the reporter.
We've subscribed to the Signal for years and are so exceptionally disappointed by your coverage of the Minutemen on page A1 ("Minutemen back for seconds," Jan. 15), especially in light of the other stories that you had available for headline - the Haitian earthquake and Elaine Geller's Holocaust presentation.
Daddy Man (DM): If you move, I'll know. If you make a peep, I'll know. If you blink ... I'll know.
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:
The Saugus boys basketball team got back on track after two straight league losses with a big 77-55 victory over Hart Friday night at Saugus High School.
Here are the results of The-Signal.com's latest Reader Meter poll. The-Signal.com visitors cast a total of 330 votes from late afternoon Friday, Jan. 15 to afternoon Friday, Jan. 22, 2010.
NEW YORK (AP) -- Though the all-star telethon was titled "Hope for Haiti Now," for most of its two hours, it was filled with tear-jerking, depressing moments, from mournful songs and grim-faced pleas from celebrities to the suffering faces of the quake-battered victims themselves. It took Haiti's own native son to lift Friday evening's despairing tone to one of hope and even revival as the two-hour broadcast came to a close.
SACRAMENTO - Assemblyman Cameron Smyth (R-Santa Clarita) issued the following statement today regarding Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger's proposed budget, which provides no funding for domestic violence programs in California:
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Rep. Howard P. "Buck" McKeon (R-Santa Clarita) issued the following statement marking the 37th anniversary of Roe v. Wade and as a welcome to the faithful participants of March for Life:
This week's rainy weather has taken its toll on Carousel Ranch, threatening to flood horse stalls and postponing lessons. In an effort to keep their horses comfortable, the staff are asking for shavings and sand.
The SCV Historical Society will host the event, "History of Radio Broadcasting," with Carl Goldman, co-owner of the radio station KHTS-AM 1220, at 2 p.m. on Feb. 27 at the Saugus Train Station in Heritage Junction at William S. Hart Park, 24101 Newhall Avenue. The event was originally scheduled for Jan. 30. The general public is welcome and the event is free.
The College of the Canyons I3 Advanced Technology Incubator reopened with a new location in the Dr. Dianne G. Van Hook University Center With a mission to attract, launch, grow and graduate advanced-technology businesses into the local economy.
Washington, D.C.- On the eve of the President's self-imposed deadline to close the terrorist detention facility at Guantanamo Bay,
1. OBAMA: NO ONE DISPUTES CHEMICAL ARMS USE IN SYRIA
AMSTERDAM (AP) - A painting that sat for six decades in a Norwegian industrialist's attic after he was told it was a fake Van Gogh was pronounced the real thing Monday, making it the first full-size canvas by the tortured Dutch artist to be discovered since 1928.
JOHANNESBURG (AP) - Richard Van As, a South African carpenter, lost four fingers from his right hand to a circular saw two years ago.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Apple is expected to unveil its latest take on the iPhone Tuesday during an annual ritual that will probably cast a spotlight on the gadget maker's drive to regain market share and its sluggish pace of innovation.
I am noted for my exclamation marks in ending a sentence when I submit a letter to the editor to the SCV Signal, which seems to annoy some posters.
Today, President Obama will address the nation and try to convince a skeptical American public why it's important to take limited military action in Syria as retaliation for President Bashar al-Assad last month allowing chemical weapons to be used against civilians, killing nearly 1,500 people, including more than 400 children, with sarin gas.
Does any American believe that Army 1st Lt. Clint Lorance, 28, should remain in a military prison for the next 20 years for "murder" after giving a legitimate order to his soldiers to fire at three Afghan men on motorcycles, killing two in the process?
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.