I am responding about the column Melissa Kaufler wrote about Ted Kennedy ("Remembering my hero, Ted Kennedy," Aug. 24).
My Gym, a program devised to help children 6 weeks thru 13 years of age develop physically, cognitively and emotionally, is celebrating its 15th anniversary by expanding and moving to a significantly larger location.
A Santa Clarita Valley Transit bus carrying 10 passengers was rear-ended by a suspected drunk driver Thursday night at Golden Oak Road, Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station officials said. The crash occurred at around 10:30 p.m. as the transit bus headed eastbound on Soledad Canyon Road. Sgt. Richard Cohen said the driver of the car, Jeane Dexheimer, 51, of Camarillo, was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence. Cohen said the collision was minor ...
Teachers, working professionals, business owners - all are examples of individuals showing up at the local food pantry, not to drop off donations, but to accept meals for their families. The Santa Clarita Valley Food Pantry continues to see an increase in the number of people it serves - many of them, people who have never before needed charity assistance. "We've had several people in here that said, 'You know, I used to donate ...
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.
This is a response to the recent City Council vote on our public libraries. First, I'd like to congratulate City Councilman Bob Kellar for standing up for the people of this valley and trying to keep our libraries in the county system. I wrote letters to all of the council members. I received responses from Marsha McLean and for Frank Ferry since he was out of town. I told all members that I felt this ...
Hi Robert, I have a metal roll-up double garage door that isn't insulated and faces east. From sunrise to noon the door gets extremely hot from radiant heat. I think this heats my garage all day long. Could I cut pieces of attic or wall insulation and fit them in the 12 panels to cool the door? If so, what kind if insulation would be best? If the insulation is two-sided which side faces ...
A 2010 survey by American Express indicates that homeowners will spend more than $6,000 on average on home improvements this year. For one lucky homeowner this money may come back not only in the form of enhancements to their home, but also thousands of dollars right back in their pocket.
Check inside for: Dark water stains in rafters and the insulation in the attic. Water stains on the interior ceilings and walls. Increased energy cost. With wooden roofs, look for light passing through pinholes. Check outside for: Missing shingles, cracked tiles, warped or gapping shakes. Sagging roof line indicating a longtime leak and structural problem. With asphalt roofs, check for thin, weatherworn shingles. With wood shakes and shingles check for warping, splitting or missing shingles ...
DOWNEY -- Deputy Superintendent Jon R. Gundry has been appointed Los Angeles County interim superintendent of schools by the County Board of Supervisors.
All Remo, Inc. employees were invited to a presentation at the Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center at College of the Canyons in Valencia on Aug. 25 to hear how they and Remo are changing the world.
WASHINGTON, D.C -- Rep. Howard P. "Buck" McKeon (R-Santa Clarita), a senior member of the House Education and Labor Committee, released the following statement regarding the latest increase in unemployment numbers released in a Bureau of Labor Statistics report earlier today:
High Holiday services For a full list of all services and for information on costs, reservations, contact congregations. Who: Temple Beth Ami Rosh Hashana Wednesday: 8 p.m. service at Hyatt Regency Valencia Thursday: 9 a.m. at Hyatt, along with children's program Friday: 9 a.m. Friday service at Temple Beth Ami Yom Kippur Friday, Sept. 17: 7:30 p.m. Kol Nidre at Hyatt Saturday, Sept. 18: 9 a.m. morning service and children's program, 11:30 p.m. Yizkor at ...
The annual flu shot clinic at College of the Canyons is set for Friday, Oct. 29 -- but this year, it's going to be a walk-through immunization instead of a drive-through as in the past.
BEIRUT (AP) - The Syrian government sent reinforcements, including tanks and armored personnel carriers, to a predominantly Christian village north of Damascus where rebels have battled regime troops this week, a monitoring group said Friday.
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) - In the final day of campaigning to host the 2020 Olympics, Madrid promoted its bid Friday as one based on a "responsible budget" that can become the model for future games.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. economy is producing jobs at a still-subpar pace - a trend the Federal Reserve will weigh in deciding this month whether to slow its bond buying and, if so, by how much.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The National Security Agency, working with the British government, has secretly been unraveling encryption technology that billions of Internet users rely upon to keep their electronic messages and confidential data safe from prying eyes, according to published reports Thursday based on internal U.S. government documents.
"Libraries are community treasure chests, loaded with a wealth of information available to everyone equally, and the key to that treasure chest is the library card. I have found the most valuable thing in my wallet is my library card." - Former First Lady Laura Bush
Right now we have an economy in transition, with close attention paid to job reports and which business sectors are hiring.
As President Obama considers retaliating against the Syrian government for the alleged use of chemical weapons against its people, I couldn't help but think about the lessons we should have learned following the Iraq War.
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.