I recently had lunch with a retired school counselor who worked at one of the high schools in the Santa Clarita Valley. Talk to a school counselor, and you will have a whirlwind of topics to talk about.
Two years ago, Japanese supermarkets couldn't keep bananas on the shelves after a man revealed the secret of his weight-loss success on a leading social network. Now a healthier version of his diet is catching on in America, thanks to the fruit and nutrition experts at Dole.
Linda Fleischmann will be joining Amerifund Lending Group as an independent mortgage loan officer Jan. 30.
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It is such a shame that Paul Henry Sibek did not heed the touching call of President Barack Obama to his followers to be more civil in their political discourse.
On Jan. 6, I read in The Signal and quote a statement attributed to Congressman Howard "Buck" McKeon, R-Santa Clarita: "We're going to pass a rule to bring to the floor a bill to repeal Obamacare - the health care bill ..."
LOS ANGELES - The 42nd Annual Manzanar Pilgrimage, sponsored by the Los Angeles-based Manzanar Committee, is scheduled for noon on Saturday, April 30, at the Manzanar National Historic Site, located on US Highway 395 in California's Owens Valley, between the towns of Lone Pine and Independence, approximately 230 miles north of Los Angeles.
The award-winning VIDA Program, or Vital Intervention and Directional Alternatives, is now accepting registrants between the ages of 12 and 17.
A 60-year-old woman was arrested Saturday at William S. Hart Park after she brandished a knife and shouted racial slurs at a security officer who told her to move her car from a no-parking zone.
Properties in the Santa Clarita Valley from becoming nests for crime, the city and the Sheriff's Business Alliance are offering two free seminars on crime prevention for local landlords.
Liberals, including politicians and the lapdog media, suddenly have a lot to say about the infamous "target" map that Sarah Palin profiled as part of Republican geographic political strategy to win districts, while the same liberals ignore the Democrats' red target map of 2004.
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After nearly five years of selling cookbooks and kitchen gadgets in Newhall, retailer Cookbooks Plus has announced it is closing.
The following essays were submitted by fifth-grade students from Live Oak Elementary School.
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.