The City Council is going to pay $622,000 to help complete the renovation of the Canyon Country Jo Ann Darcy Library. I do not understand where all of this money is coming from when we really need it for our schools.
A look at the Santa Clarita Valley in pictures.
This morning, I had the pleasure of reading The Signal. It really is something to read Letters to the Editor from all these whiny Republicans. You should pull your head out of the sand.
It is time for the United States to join the following countries in allowing gays and lesbians to openly serve in the military: Albania, Australia, Austria, Canada, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Israel, Ireland, Italy, Republic of Korea, Spain, Ukraine and United Kingdom.
I think it was about my 40th year that I realized how much of my life had been spent living in the future.
RSVP for jewelry show, fundraiser
Rick and Celeste Steen, of Canyon Country, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter Holly Suzanne Steen to Jeff Wayne Lowzik, of Glendale.
Local resident Suzanne Stone will host a private Lia Sophia jewelry show and fundraiser at the Santa Clarita Valley Senior Center on Wednesday, Dec. 15 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
This holiday season, the Foundation for Children's Dental Health, in partnership with Donna Lombardi, will provide free oral evaluation, cleaning and fluoride varnish application to school age children on Monday, Dec. 20 and Dec. 27, from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the office at 23752 Newhall Ave, Newhall, CA 91321.
The Santa Clarita Community College District Board of Trustees, which oversees College of the Canyons, elected Michele Jenkins as the 2011 board president Wednesday. She replaces Scott Wilk, who remains on the board as a trustee.
Steve Teeman on Thursday was appointed to be the 2011 Castaic Union School District board president. He replaces David Huffaker, who remains on the Castaic Union board. Laura Pearson was selected to be the clerk during the Thursday night board meeting.
Local pets who want their photos taken with Santa Claus can stop by Pet Supply from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. today for their photo sessions. The event is organized by Santa Clarita Pet Assistance, a local organization dedicated to promoting animal welfare.
The Santa Clarita Valley was buffeted by strong breezes and gusty winds Friday and Friday night, prompting the National Weather Service to issue a wind avisory to be in effect at least until 6 p.m. Saturday.
Santa Clarita City Councilman Frank Ferry remains in critical but stable condition at Providence Holy Cross Medical Center, where he was hospitalized Dec. 3. after complications arose from a surgery.
Delicious hot chocolate, baby Jesus and a drive-thru display.
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.