Our United States is beginning another financial crisis. I remember the financial crisis of 1929. I was born in 1916, which made me a teenager when Wall Street crashed. We heard about men jumping to their deaths from skyscrapers because they couldn't face the results of their financial ruin. No one took such a violent out in our little town of Crawford, Nebraska, but men were found standing on the street or leaning against buildings with defeated, sad faces.
Parents of elementary school students in the Castaic Union School District are invited to a preview of the future Castaic high school.
I write this letter in response to Dr. Barstis' reference in his letter to The Signal (Oct. 13) to those of us who are requesting a smart and honest hospital expansion plan - versus the current proposed plan which is laden with questionable motives, continued dishonest representation, and little in the way of actual hospital expansion - as "quacks."
Hart Regiment, Hart High School's award-winning marching band and color guard, will host its 25th Annual Hart Rampage Marching Band Field Show Tournament on Nov. 1 at College of the Canyons.
Smyth hosts fire victims recovery meeting Assemblyman Cameron Smyth (R-Santa Clarita) will host a fire recovery meeting for residents affected by the Marek and Sesnon fires at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at the North Valley City Hall, 7747 Foothill Boulevard in Tujunga. "I am coordinating this event in order to provide residents who were devastated by these fires useful and important information to aid in the recovery process," Smyth said. Representatives from state and local agencies, ...
The complicity of the Republican to enable a widely anticipated banking and investment collapse is just another Republican play to greed.
Is the current bear market different from past bear markets? Take a close look at what investment professionals have discovered about this bear market, how it compares with previous ones and what lessons we can learn.
Detectives from the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station seek the public's help in identifying suspects in a recent grand theft at B&B Manufacturing, 27940 Beale Court in Valencia.
First place The place I would love to visit is Italy. Italy is a beautiful place with many ancient cities.
College of the Canyons' Advanced Improvisational Performance class, known as "Comedians of the Canyons," stages its second show of the semester at 8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 8 in Room 202 of Pico Hall on the Valencia Campus.
Updated 5:10 p.m.: As of 4:30 p.m., 120 Edison customers were still without power in the unexpected Canyon Country outage. Of the 350 customers initially affected, 230 had power restored by 2:08 p.m., according to Lois Pitter Bruce, Edison spokeswoman. She said "a failed underground component" caused the outage, and crews estimate they will complete repairs and expect to have power restored to the remaining 120 customers by 10 p.m. ++++++++++ Residents and businesses in a two-mile radius of the ...
The Signal's Oct. 12 editorial gave an overview of the lack of financial/spending controls of the William S. Hart Union High School District but concluded local taxpayers should vote for another $300 million bond, Measure SA, anyway. Previous bond construction cost overruns are at least $43 million, with a recently stated figure of $80 million. That is all taxpayer money (Measure V). Hart's superintendent asserts measures exist to preclude such from reccurring, but we have ...
Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's deputies arrested two more suspects connected to an armed robbery Friday night in Valencia.
Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station detectives seek the public's help identify a man and vehicle connected with passing counterfeit U.S. currency.
Perched atop her horse Freedom, Reserve Sheriff's Deputy CC Colvett scanned the east parking lot of the Westfield Valencia Town Center Sunday looking for any holiday mischief.
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) - Clayton Kershaw was selected Saturday as the Los Angeles Dodgers' opening day starter and will become the team's first pitcher to start three straight openers since Derek Lowe from 2005-07.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Dozens of protesters rallied outside Los Angeles police headquarters in support of Christopher Dorner, the ex-LAPD officer and suspected killer of four who died after a shootout and fire this week at a mountain cabin.
Rea Nagel will demonstrate mixed media watercolor painting at the Feb.18 meeting of the Santa Clarita Artists' Association.
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St. Stephen's Episcopal church will hold the fifth annual Pysanky making class 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. March 10 in Spurling Hall.
It seems like spring in the Santa Clarita Valley! The calendar officially still says winter, but this past week has been very "spring-like." There was some awesome kite-flying weather with the sunshine and the wind (a little too much wind on some days!) and it was easy to ditch the heavy jackets in favor of short sleeves and shorts.
Living with Children
Dave H. Stein
Our failure in chief gave us his annual blurred vision of America again Tuesday night.
We all know what happens when the fox guards the chicken coop - or do we?
Today is Sunday, Feb. 17, the 48th day of 2013. There are 317 days left in the year.
Reading aloud went to the dogs Saturday at the Newhall Library.
Officials from the California Highway Patrol shut down one lane of traffic on northbound Interstate 5 on Saturday to retrieve a vehicle that went off the freeway Friday night, an officer said.