In Von Hougo's letter ("Cross-City con job," April 8) he called the cross-valley connector a scam and conspiracy between developers and local politicians designed simply to facilitate further development in this valley.
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The call that changed my life came last Thursday right after dinner. The caller said, "Steve Lunetta, please." "Speaking" was my response.
The Santa Clarita WorkSource Center will host a Bank of America recruitment event this Friday, April 23 at 1 p.m. and 3 p.m.
The service dog lost earlier this week was found Saturday morning and returned to the owner's family, sheriff's officials said.
A diesel truck's oil spill closed Interstate 5's Valencia offramp for several hours Saturday.
Friendly Valley church service
When it comes to reasons people settle in the Santa Clarita Valley, our schools are usually at, or near, the top of the list.
Once again, I opened my copy of The Signal today (April 19) to find the entire opinion page filled with invective about that "socialist Obama" and his Democratic cohorts. What balderdash!
Having just read Bruce McFarland's latest column, "Jerry Brown ignites the Democrats" (April 20), I had to literally laugh out loud.
I read your article in The Signal ("Early childhood education key to preventing crime," March 26), and found it very appealing. I came from France, where my children went to what we call "maternal school." I enrolled them in a public school.
Diana Shaw argues ("A (Supreme Court) justice for all," April 13) against the use of the filibuster to block the appointment of a successor to retiring Justice John Paul Stevens to the Supreme Court. Space constraints allow me to address only a few of her points.
In the letter "Thank A Democrat" (The Signal, April 19), your appreciation is noted, sir - you're welcome.
March 6, 2010
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - The diesel-burning locomotive, the workhorse of American railroads since World War II, will soon begin burning natural gas - a potentially historic shift that could cut fuel costs, reduce pollution and strengthen the advantage railroads hold over trucks in long-haul shipping.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - In a move that could give gay marriage its first foothold in the South, Virginia's attorney general said Thursday he concluded the state's ban on same-sex unions is unconstitutional and he will join the fight against it.
MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Police in Miami Beach say pop singer Justin Bieber has been charged with resisting arrest without violence in addition to drag racing and DUI. Police also say the singer told authorities he had consumed alcohol, smoked marijuana and taken prescription drugs.
MONTREUX, Switzerland (AP) - Furiously divided from the start, representatives of Syrian President Bashar Assad and the rebellion against him threatened Wednesday to collapse a peace conference intended to lead them out of civil war.
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) - A Mexican national was executed Wednesday night in Texas for killing a Houston police officer, despite pleas and diplomatic pressure from the Mexican government and the U.S. State Department to halt the punishment.
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Fifty years ago, President Lyndon B. Johnson delivered his famous "War on Poverty" speech, purposing "to cure it and, above all, to prevent it." Unfortunately, like our other wars in the last half-century, this one has not lived up to its noble ideals.
This letter is in response to the letter of Nancy A. Meister ("Affordable Care Act: A success story," The Signal Jan. 17.)
I believe in Gary Morrison's passion, but not his facts ("Fiddling while climate change damages the Earth" Jan 12 Signal).
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.