I spend a lot of time talking with the parents of college-bound kids. Next to being accepted at the right school, figuring out how to pay for a higher education usually tops their list of concerns.
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Now, I'm no fan of Bank of America. I thought its plan to charge its customers a fee just to get their own money a bit over the top.
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Imagine a stressful day at home, where you are struggling to balance a stretched household budget and you are interrupted by a knock at your door.
Wow, what a nice surprise when I read the article about Phil Rizzo by Gary Horton ("Farewell to Phil Rizzo, a dear friend," Nov. 16).
To follow up on Michael Kulka's Nov. 20 letter about the deceptive mailers sent out before the community college and
Although pre-Black Friday sales have been going on for at least a week, and no doubt post-Black Friday sales will continue until at least Christmas, today officially marks the beginning of the holiday shopping season.
How green is our valley? To answer that question, we might ask: How green was our valley? Or better; how green could our valley be? These are all valid questions that we should discuss and to give thanks for on this Thanksgiving Day.
There will be no quick fixes to the nation's housing's woes, but one outcome already appears certain: The United States will not become a nation of renters.
The Egg Plantation in Old Town Newhall has been recognized for outstanding environmental business practices by the California Department of Resources, Recycling and Recovery.
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The Signal offers opportunities to serve for those who wish to donate time or treasures to help make the holidays brighter for the less fortunate.
The congressional supercommittee has admitted failure in resolving the debt crisis of the federal government. Now comes the usual blame game.
Dear Santa Clarita friends and neighbors,
My wife Pamela and I moved to Santa Clarita in 1965. We raised two children and have five gorgeous grandchildren. Four generations of our family live in Santa Clarita.
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.