As a parent of a school-aged child I want to express my strong disapproval of your endorsements of all Republican candidates in the November election.
I know both Cameron Smyth and Carole Lutness, and they are both fine citizens of the Santa Clarita Valley deserving of our votes.
Cast an informed vote, not a "party" vote. We don't owe political parties our loyalty. They owe us. They owe us better candidates and better government. They owe us leadership. Carole Lutness, a dynamic challenger for the 38th Assembly seat, is our opportunity to restore honor to our state government. The Web site www.VoteSmart.org shows that the incumbent received an "F" from environmental and health-care organizations, consumer protection agencies, labor advocates, public transportation and women's ...
On Nov. 4, the voters of Santa Clarita will have a golden opportunity to change the way our state government works.
The Santa Clarita Valley Teachers Association would like the public to know it has endorsed Hannah-Beth Jackson for the Senate seat in the 19th District.
Recently, people asked for more detail on Measure S, the rebates to homeowners with automatic water softeners. I'm happy to provide some more information.
Ten reasons to vote "no" on the $300 million Measure SA bond: 1. It's $300 million plus $158 million from Measure V plus interest for 40 years. 2. It is double taxation, triple taxation if you pay a Mello-Roos School Tax. 3. Two bonds were defeated before Measure V. It took a change in the law lowering the vote to 55 percent for Measure V to pass. This $300 million SA bond only requires a ...
I am a junior attending Saugus High School. This past year, I have become especially interested in the politics of our country, state and city.
There have been several sites proposed for a new Castaic high school. We now have a new proposed site that needs to be fully examined and pass many reviews by local and state agencies.
I am so appalled and tired of hearing that if we as a society do not accept gay marriage as normal, we are somehow racist.
The La Mesa Associated Student Body (ASB) class is proud to support Bond Measure SA. Measure SA will provide funds for schools for facility improvement and the construction of a Castaic high school. The bond measure is a wonderful idea that would benefit the entire district by continuing our tradition of top-notch facilities, enhancing our academic achievement. The money from the bond measure would help schools and wouldn't ruin anyone financially because it's approximately $25 ...
What religion do Prop. 8 supporters adhere to that ignores the commandment to love they neighbor as thyself?
Over the past two weeks, my family has been subjected to vile language, accusations, and threats as a result of our decision to post a "Yes on Prop. 8" sign in our yard.
At the start of World War II, my father was a young teenager going to a boy's boarding school.
I don't know Nicole Pyburn of Castaic who wrote the Letter to the Editor on Oct. 24 ("Don't we Christians eat pork?") but I know she's my new hero.
On Thursday, February 21st 2013, the City of Santa Clarita, the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station and Hart High School officials will join in partnership to conduct the Every 15 Minutes program at Hart High School.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - The criticism of Dr. Drew Pinsky spread on the Internet almost as quickly as news of Mindy McCready's death.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Google's stock price topped $800 for the first time Tuesday amid renewed confidence in the company's ability to reap steadily higher profits from its dominance of Internet search and prominence in the increasingly important mobile device market.
Two major sponsors, Oakley and Nike, distanced themselves from Olympic athlete Oscar Pistorius on Monday after the South African sports star was charged with murder in the shooting death of his girlfriend.
Somebody hacked Burger King's Twitter account on Monday, posting obscene messages and changing its profile picture to a McDonald's logo.
Waiting in line for the bus, a Pennsylvania kindergartener tells her pals she's going to shoot them with a Hello Kitty toy that makes soap bubbles. In Maryland, a 6-year-old boy pretends his fingers are a gun during a playground game of cops and robbers. In Massachusetts, a 5-year-old boy attending an after-school program makes a gun out of Legos and points it at other students while "simulating the sound of gunfire," as one school official put it.
PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) - Oscar Pistorius told a packed courtroom Tuesday that he shot his girlfriend to death by mistake, thinking she was a robber. The prosecutor called it premeditated murder.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The CIA thrillers "Argo" and "Zero Dark Thirty" have won top screenplay honors from the Writers Guild of America.
Today is Tuesday, Feb. 19, the 50th day of 2013. There are 315 days left in the year.
"Marriage" is shorthand for a specific legal arrangement between a man and a woman, just as "corporation" or "limited partnership" is a specific legal arrangement between shareholders, business partners, etc.
Webster's dictionary has several different definitions for the word socialism. The one conservative fear and loathe the most is:
oy, do I feel sorry for smokers these days.
I was annoyed and saddened by a comment demeaning the Signal: "The Signal is biased, ignorant and often inept at reporting news."
Vandals who hopped a North Valencia HOA pool fence last summer and dumped seven gallons of paint into the pool and hot tub, causing more than $300,000 damage, are still at large.
The third annual Santa Clarita Economic and Real Estate Outlook conference is taking place Thursday, Feb. 21 from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. at Hyatt Regency Valencia.