In response to George Runner's quote in the article "District leaves Milk Day up to teachers" (Oct. 14):
I love these letters from the tea-bagger/dumbing of America crowd in the valley. Screaming about things they know nothing about, buzz words and Palin talking points.
Authorities have identified the man believed to have committed suicide at Oaktree Gun Club in Newhall earlier this week.
Two young girls depict the angels who appear to the shepherds and inform them of the coming of Jesus in a drive-through Living Nativity at Santa Clarita United Methodist Church. Over 450 cars drove through the six scenes from the Christmas story on Dec. 19 and 20, listening to the Bible scriptures and music from a provided CD.
Most wonderful time of year? Recent visits to area stores and the mall for Christmas shopping this month ended all chances of this holiday season being dubbed "the most wonderful time of the year." Eyewitnesses reported numerous accounts where unruly shoppers made the simple tasks of driving, parking, walking through stores and waiting in orderly lines to purchase items a most miserable time - not a time of joy, not a time of peace on ...
The irony in Mr. Lampton's rebuttal ("The real story behind the Kool-Aid," The Signal, Dec. 18) regarding the political term "drinking the Kool-Aid" made me chuckle.
Editor's note: In the spirit of the holidays, The Signal offers this list of chances to give to local charities. If you have an entry to add to this list, e-mail details, including contact information, to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Grief Share program Who: Heart of the Canyons Church and New Life Church What: Grief Share program. For those who are grieving the loss of a loved one, you don't have to go through the grieving process alone. Grief Share is a friendly, caring group of people who will walk along with you through one of life's most difficult experiences. When: 7 p.m. starting Jan. 12 Where: Location to be announced Contact: Diane Briones at ...
The city of Santa Clarita offers free curbside Christmas tree recycling every year. By recycling your tree, you can help the environment and keep this valuable resource out of our landfills.
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This is an observation about a safety matter on Bouquet Canyon Road and Espuella Drive. Driving north on Bouquet Canyon approaching Espuella, the green traffic signal is very difficult to recognize and determine that the color is green. There are horizontal shade bars protecting the green lights, which is causing difficulty to determine the green signal as being green until you are right upon it. The traffic signal has a western exposure which also causes ...
The holiday season is a time of generosity and peace. Family and friends gather to celebrate and reflect on another year gone by.
A Santa Clarita woman who allegedly crashed into three cars while driving drunk in a Target parking lot is scheduled to appear in court next month, officials said.
Here are the eclectic top choices of entertainment from the past year, as made by Signal staff members.
Since Moses brought the tablets down from the mountain, lists have come in 10s - not that we couldn't have done with several more commandments. Who says a year has 10 best films, anyway? Nobody but readers, editors and most other movie critics. There was hell to pay last year when I published my list of 20 best. You'd have thought I belched at a funeral. So on this list I have devoutly limited myself to exactly 10 films. On each of two lists.
Whether priorities are schools, recreation or convenience and friendly neighborhoods, home buyers are finding that Fair Oaks Ranch by Pardee Homes fills the bill.