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As a former cook, firefighter Phil Lourito believes he knows a thing or two about cooking good chili.
Here's The Signal's Photo Spotlight for the week of Sept. 25 - Oct. 3, 2009 featuring photos taken in the Santa Clarita Valley by Signal staff photographers.
Santa Clarita Christian School football amassed 520 rushing yards and eight touchdowns on the ground en route to a 66-43 victory over Hesperia Christian Saturday night at Canyon High School. The Cardinals (2-2) were led by senior running back Collin Keoshian, who piled up 304 yards on 24 carries and tallied six rushing touchdowns. He also caught the Cardinals lone score through the air when he pulled in a pass delivered from quarterback Colin Mayhugh ...
It's almost time to cast your vote We've got an election coming Nov. 3, and roughly half of all ballots will be cast long before then. Absentee ballots, aka vote-by-mail ballots, account for an increasing share of the tally. You can expect an application for a vote-by-mail ballot to arrive soon if it's not already in your mailbox. You'll be asked to make choices on the William S. Hart Union High School and Santa Clarita ...
Howard P. "Buck" McKeon, I have visited your Santa Clarita Office twice in the last few years. On both occasions your staff was courteous and attentive. I was impressed and appreciated their graciousness. This morning (Sept. 26) I attended your health care town hall at College of the Canyons. Most of the audience was respectful and well-behaved. I did not agree with every speaker, but I realize people came because they are passionate about their ...
I am writing this letter to express my great disappointment with the town hall meeting on Sept. 26 hosted by Congressman Howard P. "Buck" McKeon relative to HR 3200, the health care initiative.
Santa Clarita STARS Dance Team kicked off the season at the Movie Premiere of "Fame" at the Canyon Country Edwards Theater. "Our dancers were so inspired by the movie - it emphasized that teamwork and perseverance pays off," said Holly Diaz, director of the team. The STARS Showteam has received top honors at Regional and National dance competitions and have a busy 2009-2010 season planned.
Strong values met strength of character when the Boy Scouts of America and title event sponsor Total Financial Solutions hosted the fourth annual Santa Clarita Valley Leaders of Character Recognition dinner.
The Signal article on the town hall meeting ("Town hall meeting draws ire," Sept. 27) failed to mention the best moment of the event.
Dates to Watch Today The Kiwanis Club of Santa Clarita and the SCV Senior Center host the 18th Annual Kiwanis Club of Santa Clarita Six Flags Magic Mountain 5K Run. Race begins at 8 a.m. , warm up at 7 a.m. Benefits the Home-Delivered Meals Program. Pre-event registration fees are $25 for adults, $15 for high school students and $10 for junior high students. Info: www.scvsc.org. (661) 259-9444 ext. 140 or e-mail kiwanis5K@yahoo.com. ...
The town hall meeting held Sept. 26 at College of the Canyons, hosted by Congressman Howard P. "Buck" McKeon, R-Santa Clarita, is the stuff our Founding Fathers participated in and advocated, consisted of average Americans standing up to be counted and heard.
My husband and I went to Congressman Howard P. "Buck" McKeon's town hall meeting on health care. What a great turnout.
A total of 179 solo cyclists and relay teams are participating in the 48-hour, 508-mile bike race on the famous Death Valley course starting from the Hilton Garden Inn in Santa Clarita and finishing at Twentynine Palms.
After interviews and meetings, College of the Canyons Faculty Association (COCFA) endorses incumbent Joan MacGregor for reelection to Office No. 3 and Michael Berger for election to Office No. 1 in the Nov. 3, Santa Clarita Community College District election.
Recently I watched as our president stood at the podium on the patio of the White House and announced his decision to seek congressional approval before unleashing military action against Syria.
It's an honor to be selected to attend either of the week-long summer leadership sessions held at the United States Naval Academy at Annapolis or the United States Military Academy at West Point. But being selected for both is nearly unheard of.
The new requirements for No Child Left Behind waivers from the Department of Education have some bad news for America's teachers.
Republicans have largely squandered an August that should have been spent preparing the American people for a showdown with Democrats over the president's health care law.
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.