Left to right, Jean-Louis Trocard and Guy LeLarge at the Trocard Wine Tasting held at LeLarge's Valencia Wine Co. One of the most renowned wine producers and winemakers from Bordeaux, France, Jean-Louis Trocard of Chateau Trocard, recently visited the Santa Clarita Valley to share his wine.
As I reflect back and rejoice on Nov. 2's massive GOP/tea party avalanche election, I want to publicly express my deep appreciation to Jon Stewart and his devotees who greatly aided our highly popular tea party movement with his recent "Rally to Restore Sanity" in Washington, D.C., and several other locations across America.
Victor Ramirez, from Sinaloa, Mexico, suffered from an aggressive ameloblastoma - a tumor on the enamel of the teeth.
For several months prior to the Nov. 2 elections, Paul Henry Sibek peppered us with several letters laughing and poking fun at Republicans.
Brecken Anthony Falasca, son of Anthony G. and Jennifer L. Falasca, of Valencia, was born at Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital in Valencia. He weighed 6 lbs., 5 oz., and was 20 inches in length. He is the brother of Gino Murrietta. Grandparents are Jeff and Maria Falasca, of Santa Clarita, and Jim and Susan Henderson, of Three Rivers. Great-grandparents are Ester Henderson, of Three Rivers, and Paul Olivares, of Los Angeles.
In conjunction with National Memory Screening Day, Visiting Angels will host a free, confidential memory screening event on Tuesday, Nov. 16 at 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The race to sell the most luxury cars heats up as the auto industry revs up for the final two months of sales for 2010.
More Americans are increasingly working from home as a result of technological advances, changes in the job market and employer flexibility. According to the latest statistics available from the U.S. Census Bureau, nearly 5.9 million people worked from home in 2008, and the trend is continuing.
A celebration in honor of the new Veterans Center at COC will be held Tuesday. Special recognition will be paid to those veterans who have served the country since 9/11.
Just as they made the claim that their 2006 midterm takeover of Congress was a referendum and rejection of the policies of Bush, the Democrats are now trying to claim that Nov. 2's election results weren't an identical rejection of Obama's policies.
I want to point out how delusional the GOP is about the American health care system. There is an editorial in the Washington Post by Richard Cohen that shoots holes in the GOP's take on the American health care system.
I just wanted to extend my thanks to the staff, volunteers, organizers and crew that run the Santa Clarita Marathon.
It has been reported that the City Council will once again consider allowing the location of a materials-recycling facility, or MRF (euphemism for trash dump) along Sierra Highway between Golden Valley Road and Placerita Canyon.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - California's recidivism rate dropped in the years before Gov. Jerry Brown's realignment law took effect, even though six of every 10 offenders returned to prison, the corrections department said in a report released Wednesday.
The con-artist comedy "American Hustle and the 3-D space odyssey "Gravity" lead the Academy Awards with 10 nominations each, including nods for best picture.
Fracking has captured the headlines recently, but another, less well-known technique for extracting oil trapped in rock cavities deep underground is increasingly being used in California and is an even bigger threat to health and the environment.
I'd like to applaud Sue Hartman's Jan. 10 column in The Signal ("Fracking for a prosperous California") regarding the benefits of fracking. And I'd like to add a couple of thoughts.
Political pundits have put Chris Christie and Hillary Clinton as the front runners for the next president. Let's compare how the two have handled themselves in the face of recent scandals.
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Thursday:
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.