Gary Horton's opinion column "Don't fall for fabricated horn stories" (July 28) claims that ignorance and bigotry persist in America; he is certainly correct. However, he missed some important facts when he used Shirley Sherrod's video speech to the NAACP.
I assume I receive a different version of The Signal than Carole Lutness ("Public libraries should stay public," July 26). I re-read my version regarding the city of Santa Clarita's setting up a committee to look into taking over the local libraries, which are a cash cow for the county (using our tax dollars to support libraries in other areas in Los Angeles County where revenues are less).
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.
Three people were injured and Interstate 5 traffic was snarled Friday following a collision involving two semi-trailer trucks and a car.
The Crown Fire scorched more than 13,000 acres in the Antelope Valley as it continued to move north toward Palmdale. The blaze also destroyed several structures by Friday night.
Lawrence Stoffel, a Santa Clarita Valley resident and Director of Bands at California State University Northridge (CSUN), was presented the 2010 John Swain College/University Educator Award by the California Music Educators Association.
Firefighters are tackling a three-acre blaze in Canyon Country that reportedly began at 12:20 p.m., according to Matt Levesque, Los Angeles County Fire Inspector.
Three people have been injured, at least one critically, three lanes of northbound Interstate 5 are blocked and the Valencia Boulevard exit is closed because of a collision involving two semi-trailer trucks and a car.
Memphis, Tenn. (AP) - An attorney said three armed men looking for Lorenzen Wright showed up at the home of the former NBA player's ex-wife about six weeks before he was found shot to death.
Dogs and cats, living together ... mass hysteria? Maybe not so much.
Travis Preston this week was named the new dean of the School of Theater at the California Institute of the Arts in Valencia.
This column is about "reactionary laws" - not laws that are a part of some right-wing conspiracy, but laws that are enacted as a reaction to shocking news stories. The message to those whose common response to outrageous behavior is "there should be a law" is - be careful what you wish for.
Bank of Santa Clarita has continued to show increased earnings, according to second-quarter results released Thursday.
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.