The following is a collection of essays fifth-grade students at Live Oak Elementary School, sharing what they did over their summer vacation.
Amber Balsz, 31, of Affordable Quality Moving and Storage Inc., was honored by Mayflower moving company as salesperson of the month, June 2010. The recognition acknowledges excellent individual sales performance.
The total value of state and county-assessed property declined to $4.371 trillion for 2010-11, a drop of 1.8 percent from the previous year, according to the California Board of Equalization.
Sen. Barbara Boxer was relaxed, calm and confident - on her game while debating Carly Fiorina last Tuesday. Fiorina was markedly different. She frowned, glared and her eyes blinked rapidly.
The National Science Foundation has awarded College of the Canyons a four-year, $3 million grant to establish new academic options for its students.
The Santa Clarita Planning Commission will consider Tuesday night whether to allow outdoor merchandise displays in downtown Newhall.
Castaic resident Kim Rhoads this week was recognized for being named the National Association of County Park and Recreation Officials' Volunteer of the Year.
On Aug. 24, a drunken 21-year-old college arts student in New York sat down in the back of a cab and asked the driver if he was a Muslim. Upon hearing an affirmative answer, Michael Enright pulled out a knife, cried out an Arabic slogan for peace and began slashing at the driver's throat.
In response to Richard Trumka's article "The stakes are high for Latino workers this Labor Day": Labor Day is an American holiday for the citizens of the United States of America, not the illegal immigrants we have invading us.
Ronald Reagan used to say, "It's not that our Democratic friends are wrong; it's just that they believe so many things that aren't so," a point perfectly illustrated by Kevin Buck in "Bipartisan partisanship" on Aug. 10.
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.
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Los Angeles -- Castaic resident Kim Rhoads, recently named the 2010 Volunteer of the Year by the National Association of County Parks and Recreation Officials (NACPRO), was honored by the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors at the board's Aug. 31 meeting.
Local artist Isaac Brynjegard-Bialik figures he's purchased about 500 comics this year from Brave New World Comics in Newhall.
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.