What about our kids and the schools to which they go?
As the mother of an eigth grader in the William S. Hart Union High School District, and as a veteran elementary school teacher in the Santa Clarita Valley, I was appalled by the board members' decision to cancel all of the eigth-grade promotion ceremonies.
Did you notice that during our commander-in-chief's visit to Afghanistan there were no bombs going off, no IEDs, no rockets and no gunfire of any kind?
Neshia, of Valencia, is to debut her original music at The Viper Room this Tuesday, April 13 at 8 p.m. in the Acoustic Lounge.
The new Real Life Church in the Bridgeport area of Valencia held its first service Sunday, April 11, 2010.
The city of Santa Clarita will host two free Hazard Mitigation Public Workshops to familiarize residents with the city's Hazard Mitigation Plan, which helps city planning officials to identify, evaluate, and assess ways to reduce the risk of local natural hazards.
SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. - Jack H. Brown, chairman and CEO of Stater Bros. Markets, has been honored by the Congressional Medal of Honor Society for his years of contributions to the Honor Society and for his dedication to promoting and perpetuating the principles upon which our nation was founded: "Courage, Sacrifice and Selfless Service."
ArmedZilla.com, a unique social networking Web site exclusively oriented to US military, launches a support community to connect military personnel, veterans, friends, family and supporters worldwide.
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. (AP) - Authorities announced Monday that they will not charge Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger after a college student accused him of sexually assaulting her at a nightclub last month.
April is National Stress Awareness Month, and on Wednesday, April 14, "Beating Stress Before it Beats You" will be presented by Dr. Ronald Schwartz from Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital.
SACRAMENTO -- April is Financial Aid Awareness Month and the California Community Colleges and its affiliated statewide financial aid awareness campaign, "I Can Afford College," want to remind students that it's not too late to pursue the dream of a higher education.
After a brief few months' hiatus, the SCV Senior Center is again sponsoring a community dance on April 16 from 7:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. at 22900 Market Street, Newhall 91321.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Home run king Barry Bonds said he is "proud" of slugger Mark McGwire for returning to baseball as the St. Louis Cardinals' hitting coach and for admitting his use of performance-enhancing drugs.
"I have a really good friendship with Mark McGwire. I'm proud of him," Bonds said Sunday. "We've had a great relationship throughout our entire lives and throughout our career. I'm proud of what he did. I'm happy for him."
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.
Thank you so much to Barbara McElmeel for hosting the fun ice cream social to meet and get to know City Council candidate David Gauny.
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Tuesday:
There's darkness in my neighborhood and I'm wondering if anyone else has noticed. I don't understand it, but Wiley Canyon Road from Lyons Avenue to Old Orchard is dark, dark, dark. Except for light at intersection, the street is cloaked in black at night.
Cam Noltemeyer of SCOPE says the Disney Golden Oak Ranch expansion will "compound traffic problems in the area."
The column in the Jan. 8 issue of the paper (Gary Horton, "There goes retirement security") must have been written by "Horton Hears a Who."
Sunday was a warm night for "Frozen" co-director and former CalArts student Chris Buck, who took home a Golden Globe for Best Animated Feature Film.
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.