Friday, Oct. 8
Carrie and I subscribe to lots of magazines. Inevitably, they stack up, and once every month or so, we freak out and finally haul what seems like 100 pounds of periodicals out to the recycle bin.
With Los Angeles County mired in a deep economic recession, there is no question these are tough times for the unemployed in the Santa Clarita Valley, as well as the many businesses that are struggling to survive.
We went to Stonefire Grill's marvelous 10th anniversary charity dinner for $1 or more.
Whenever I read an article in The Signal decrying the plight of criminals as they serve their all-too-short sentences, I am always skeptical of the author's intentions.
Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital announced that state officials approved its design plan for an 11-bed neonatal intensive care unit, or "NICU," on Tuesday.
Crisp air, changing colors, orchards teeming with ripe apples - all sure signs of autumn. Usher in the fall harvest season by spending an afternoon with the family picking apples, and then reward yourself with a delectable home-baked pie.
Joy Bible study
Don't try to tell him he's too slow or too small.
Scattered showers and possible thunderstorms are expected today after a wet Monday in the Santa Clarita Valley, forecasters said.
The Valencia Nissan dealership on Creekside Road opened Friday with a new owner and management team.
While no one even wanted to speak about branding ten years ago, it has just about become a household word today. Now, everyone wants to jump on the bandwagon. Be careful, because most people are using the term incorrectly.
Yes, I am a Democrat and yes, I will be voting for Jerry Brown for governor this November. But I believe character alone is the real reason to discredit Meg Whitman, regardless of political affiliation.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - The diesel-burning locomotive, the workhorse of American railroads since World War II, will soon begin burning natural gas - a potentially historic shift that could cut fuel costs, reduce pollution and strengthen the advantage railroads hold over trucks in long-haul shipping.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - In a move that could give gay marriage its first foothold in the South, Virginia's attorney general said Thursday he concluded the state's ban on same-sex unions is unconstitutional and he will join the fight against it.
MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Police in Miami Beach say pop singer Justin Bieber has been charged with resisting arrest without violence in addition to drag racing and DUI. Police also say the singer told authorities he had consumed alcohol, smoked marijuana and taken prescription drugs.
MONTREUX, Switzerland (AP) - Furiously divided from the start, representatives of Syrian President Bashar Assad and the rebellion against him threatened Wednesday to collapse a peace conference intended to lead them out of civil war.
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) - A Mexican national was executed Wednesday night in Texas for killing a Houston police officer, despite pleas and diplomatic pressure from the Mexican government and the U.S. State Department to halt the punishment.
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Fifty years ago, President Lyndon B. Johnson delivered his famous "War on Poverty" speech, purposing "to cure it and, above all, to prevent it." Unfortunately, like our other wars in the last half-century, this one has not lived up to its noble ideals.
This letter is in response to the letter of Nancy A. Meister ("Affordable Care Act: A success story," The Signal Jan. 17.)
I believe in Gary Morrison's passion, but not his facts ("Fiddling while climate change damages the Earth" Jan 12 Signal).
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.