I am sending this letter with the heaviest of heart. My father passed away on Nov. 10. Since the age of 65 he was battling Alzheimer's, dementia, strokes and seizures. His last attack that sent him to the hospital was a severe heart attack, stroke and pneumonia. He stayed in the hospital for two months because his lungs were not functioning to capacity. Finally, my siblings and I had to make the harsh decision to ...
You almost certainly know the tune. You might even know the opening line: "Should old acquaintance be forgot. ..." After that things may be hazy.
It is a new year and time for a new you! Quoting Jack Canfield, author of Chicken Soup for the Soul, "If what you were doing now was enough to get what you want, you'd already have it." Let me ask you something - What was your weight/clothing size at the start of 2009? What weight/clothing size did you finish at in 2009? If you do not have the body you want, the energy you ...
When the Pasadena Tournament of Roses began its march down Colorado Boulevard Friday morning, at least seven local high school musicians were part of the Pasadena City College Tournament of Roses Honor Band.
This year, the Santa Clarita Valley will see more police crackdowns on parolees and drunk drivers, more cuts to schools and budget balancing on the part of local governments.
SACRAMENTO - The Contractors State License Board (CSLB) highlights new laws and regulations passed in 2009 that will affect California construction contracting and consumers beginning tomorrow.
PASADENA, Calif., Dec. 31 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA's Mars rover Spirit will mark six years of unprecedented science exploration and inspiration for the American public on Sunday, Jan. 3.
When should a woman borrow money, and what should she look for once that need arises? How does a woman master a mindset of success? These questions and more will be answered at two LifeForward workshops sponsored by Zonta Club of the Santa Clarita Valley on two Saturday mornings in January at the Jo Anne Darcy Canyon Country Library. The first workshop on Jan. 23 will cover borrowing basics. The presenter will be Leslye Mack, ...
Here are links to all the articles in Signal Sports' "Age of Excellence" series reviewing the greatest moments of the decade in local sports.
Here's a collection of links to Signal articles on 2009 year-end holiday happenings, features and people.
The headline this morning, "Domestic Violence center gets boost" (The Signal, Dec. 21) represents good news for our community.
I would like to take this opportunity to thank whoever found my keys at Westfield Valencia Town Center last weekend and turned them in to the concierge.
I enjoy reading The Signal every morning to stay informed about our valley. Occasionally I notice editorial or typographical errors which just add to the charm of the newspaper. However, as we emerge from three years of drought I feel cheated by a recent discrepancy. A recent issue had a front-page story about Monday's storm ("Storm closes Grapevine," The Signal, Dec. 8). The first line says nearly an inch of rain fell on the area. ...
The Board of Directors of Pleasantview Industries honored work program participants at its 10th annual Awards Banquet held recently at the Santa Clarita Activities Center.
Welcome to The-Signal.com's Daybreak, your point of entry for the day, and a quick journey through the past, present and future. Let the adventure begin:
DERA ISMAIL KHAN, Pakistan (AP) - The Pakistani Taliban and the army exchanged prisoners Wednesday as a confidence building measure ahead of possible peace talks, intelligence officials and militant commanders said.
REDDING, Calif. (AP) - Crews battling a wildfire in Northern California that destroyed 30 homes and damaged 30 others are expecting more favorable weather to help.
NEW DELHI (AP) - Saying their crime shocked the conscience of India, the prosecutor in the fatal New Delhi gang rape called Wednesday for all four convicted rapists to be hanged, while one of the defendants shouted out his innocence as police drove him into the courthouse.
HAMILTON, Bermuda (AP) - Humberto grew to hurricane force far out in the Atlantic early Wednesday, becoming the first hurricane of the Atlantic season, while Bermuda shook off a drenching by Tropical Storm Gabrielle.
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) - A federal appeals court said Google wrongly collected people's personal correspondence and online activities through their Wi-Fi systems as it drove down their streets with car cameras shooting photos for its Street View mapping project.
TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) - A powerful car bomb exploded Wednesday near Libya's Foreign Ministry building in the heart of the eastern coastal city of Benghazi, security officials said, exactly one year after an attack there killed the U.S. ambassador and three other Americans.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - U.S. officials for nearly three years accessed data on thousands of domestic phone numbers they shouldn't have and then misrepresented their actions to a secret spy court to reauthorize the government's surveillance program, documents released Tuesday show.
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.