First Place Being a good citizen at home and school may take more effort, but the rewards will be worth it. The rewards you get won't be something you can hold or use, but they will be the feeling that you did something good. Volunteering at local soup kitchens or homeless shelters is a great way to help others that can't help themselves. Another way you can help your community is by doing small things ...
My feelings about City Councilman Bob Kellar is that he hit the nail on the head. I say the Pledge of Allegiance when asked, and it does not state Jesus, Allah, Shinto, Hindi or Buddha, it states "under God." Furthermore, I am an American. Not Irish-German-American, African-American, Mexican-American, Armenian-American, Dutch-American, Pole, Czech, Jew, Haitian, Cuban or any other person whom is taking advantage of the things this country has to offer. I am also an ...
I hope it is not too late to say what a wonderful column Gary Horton wrote ("Not too late to give thanks," Jan. 13)
David Warburton ("We cannot ignore health care reform," The Signal, Feb. 2) doesn't understand why anyone rejects the government stealing from some Americans in order to pay for other Americans' health care.
Students at Peachland Elementary School are making discoveries about the world of science in a whole new way with the addition of a state-of-the-art science laboratory on campus.
Welcome to The-Signal.com's Daybreak, your point of entry for the day, and a quick journey through the past, present and future. Let the adventure begin:
Reading the current headlines, surfing political sites on the Internet or listening to the television and talk radio pontificators' opinions on the present state of our nation and the republic for which it stands, one gets the impression that we are once again on the eve of destruction.
At the beginning of the New Year, it is a time when millions of us turn his or her best intentions into New Year's resolutions.
YORBA LINDA, Calif. -- Presidents' Day will be celebrated at the Richard Nixon Presidential Library on Monday, Feb. 15 with a compelling free special event featuring a distinctive panel of veteran White House Oval Office staff who created the model for managing of the President's time - a model that has been used by all Presidents since.
HOLLYWOOD, Calif. -- Oscar-winning director Martin Scorsese has started 2010 with a bang - first with being presented the Cecil B. DeMille Award at the Jan. 17 Golden Globe Awards by his long-time collaborating actors Robert De Niro and Leonardo DiCaprio, and now with receiving five nominations for the 2010 Green Globe Film Awards.
LOS ANGELES -- LACMA (Los Angeles County Museum of Art) presents Renoir in the 20th Century, an exhibition focusing on the last three decades of Pierre-Auguste Renoir's career, until his death in 1919.
The Shen Yun Performing Arts troop is performing classical Chinese dance and music now in Los Angeles at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion.
The Saugus Union School District will host informational meetings for parents interested in enrolling their children at West Creek Academy in the fall.
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) - Snow is still being trucked and flown in to Cypress Mountain in an effort to get the Olympic venues ready for the Vancouver Games, which open Friday. The first event scheduled for Cypress Mountain is women's moguls qualifying on Saturday, with the finals to be raced later that day.
The city plans to host its free monthly job fair Tuesday. "In light of the current economy and unemployment rate, job-seekers face a highly competitive environment when searching for employment," Mayor Laurene Weste said in a statement. "The city hosts its monthly Job Fair to help give local job-seekers a leg up on the competition by offering a direct connection to local employers looking to fill open positions." The event, hosted jointly by the city ...
AMSTERDAM (AP) - A painting that sat for six decades in a Norwegian industrialist's attic after he was told it was a fake Van Gogh was pronounced the real thing Monday, making it the first full-size canvas by the tortured Dutch artist to be discovered since 1928.
JOHANNESBURG (AP) - Richard Van As, a South African carpenter, lost four fingers from his right hand to a circular saw two years ago.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Apple is expected to unveil its latest take on the iPhone Tuesday during an annual ritual that will probably cast a spotlight on the gadget maker's drive to regain market share and its sluggish pace of innovation.
I am noted for my exclamation marks in ending a sentence when I submit a letter to the editor to the SCV Signal, which seems to annoy some posters.
Today, President Obama will address the nation and try to convince a skeptical American public why it's important to take limited military action in Syria as retaliation for President Bashar al-Assad last month allowing chemical weapons to be used against civilians, killing nearly 1,500 people, including more than 400 children, with sarin gas.
Does any American believe that Army 1st Lt. Clint Lorance, 28, should remain in a military prison for the next 20 years for "murder" after giving a legitimate order to his soldiers to fire at three Afghan men on motorcycles, killing two in the process?
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.