Narrow, winding roads and inexperienced teenage drivers. An extreme fire zone. Roads so slender a school bus can't squeeze by fire trucks racing in. Did we mention the unknown landslide complexes? This is the Romero Canyon site where the William S. Hart Union High School District board chose to put a school.
I was excused from my Tuesday night class to do some independent study. My professor agreed and assigned a homework project to report on my experience. Rather than an oral report, I chose the creative-writing option.
Picture yourself on a roller coaster at Six Flags Magic Mountain.
Regarding "Seniors blast Medicare," (July 9): The headline is very misleading. Most seniors are very happy with Medicare, but they might not be happy with their secondary insurance provider. This provider is one they picked from a large selection.
Firefighters experienced a hotter weekend than most Saturday morning when they responded to a brush fire near Gorman.
Emmanuel Garcia, garbed in a cap and gown, wrapped his arms around his beaming mother as she said how proud she was of him.
Whether you are borrowing money to finance a home purchase or deciding where to invest your savings, interest rates can be a key factor in your financial transactions.
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.
With Friday's scattered showers, thunderstorms and humidity near 50 percent in parts of the Santa Clarita Valley, some local residents are wondering if they're in Florida.
Castaic church service
Now is the time for Arizona to cross-complain against the federal government to pay for all the state service costs caused by the government's failure to enforce its own laws. It would appear that the government must have to allege that they are responsible for enforcement of all immigration laws and rules, and therefore would be admitting responsibility for costs of not enforcing its own rules.
Regarding "Parade was a disappointment," (July 9): As a member of the Fourth of July parade committee, I appreciate the letter sent in about how disappointed the writer was with this year's parade.
Desert Streams Church will supply 1,000 backpacks to local children in need on Aug. 7 at the Newhall Community Center.
I honestly don't believe that Democrats and Republicans will ever sit down and compromise on anything. The simple act of governing for all of the people seems to be impossible.
Editor's note: We asked our newspaper, website and Facebook readers to tell us about their experiences in the Jan. 17, 1994, Northridge earthquake. Here's what they said.
Recently, the community of Santa Clarita has been buzzing over potential billboard removals and the possibility of sign ordinance changes. It began when the Metro Group, who owns the land on which the billboards in question reside, approached the city with a proposal to remove every billboard in the Metro (railroad) right-of-way, within the Soledad Canyon Road and Railroad Avenue corridors, in the center of the city. This amounts to the permanent removal of 118 billboards on 62 structures along the Metro right-of-way in exchange for a change to the current sign ordinance that would allow them to build three ...
The demand for public transportation continues to increase as Americans enjoy the freedoms provided by commuter buses and railways.
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.