You will get mailers, mailers and more mailers from the incumbents. Why? Because some come from political action committees involved in our local campaigns. These PAC donations come from many places that fund these mailers and not much, if any, from local residents giving money to their candidate. The PACs are donors that would like to maintain the status quo; they know these candidates and can count on them for more than the normal considerations ...
Steve Lunetta is on vacation this week. Leaving no alternative, this letter was shoved under the front door of The Signal office. Since Steve is not around to say otherwise, Silence Dugood will take his column space.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Summoned to success by President Barack Obama, the Democratic-controlled Congress approved historic legislation Sunday night extending health care to tens of millions of uninsured Americans and cracking down on insurance company abuses, a climactic chapter in the century-long quest for near universal coverage. "This is what change looks like," Obama said a few moments later in televised remarks that stirred memories of his 2008 campaign promise of "change we can believe in." ...
Regarding Gary Horton's latest column ("If not in intent, it's racist in deed," March 10), I would like to share a story with Horton.
I love your new Signal, the layout is totally friendly and I especially like the entertainment addition. Bravo guys.
Regarding "Whitman cuts ties with Kellar" (The Signal, Jan. 31).
Two unlikely power lawyers have become an unlikely couple. Ted Olson and David Boies have united to be advocates in fighting Proposition 8 in California.
Dates to Watch Friday St. Clare Catholic Church's 32nd annual Lenten Fish Fry. Takeout meals are available. Children and seniors eat for $7.50; adult dinners are $8.50, 4:30-8 p.m. Through March 26. St. Clare Catholic Church, 19606 Calla Way, Canyon Country. Sunday Just in time for spring, the Santa Clarita Master Chorale will present "A British Invasion, 3:30 -5:30 p.m. Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center, College of the Canyons (661) 362-5304, E-mail: email@example.com, ...
Here's The Signal's Photo Spotlight for the week of March 5-11, 2010, featuring photos taken in the Santa Clarita Valley by Signal staff photographers.
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.
It was an afternoon of tears and laughter as the 2009-2010 Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital Guild Silver Rose Debutantes honored their mothers, each in their own unique way, during a recent tea at the Westridge home of Guild president Shelley Hann.
Spring is in the air, and the winds of change are sweeping through the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station.
My family moved here in 1960 for the same reasons you probably did. It was a beautiful valley with lots of open space, low crime, little traffic and great schools. Twenty-two years ago we formed our own city so that we could control our own destiny and keep our valley a beautiful place to live.
If the world needs proof Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's regime was, from the start, a calamity and a recipe for disaster, all it has to do is reflect on his latest colossal display of chutzpah and tactlessness.
Recent court rulings have finally put an end to an expensive legal game that has been played with your water supply for the past decade.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Wind energy facilities have killed at least 67 golden and bald eagles in the last five years, but the figure could be much higher, according to a new scientific study by government biologists.
SANTA CLARITA - Teachers, PTA leaders and others affiliated with Santa Clarita Valley's elementary schools are invited to send their school Patriot Day event pictures to The Signal to be considered for publication on the SCV Schools page.
There is a danger in being as glib as Sen. Ted Cruz, the winner of several national debating awards in college.
I cannot believe that some people actually think that same-sex marriages ought not to exist. That is just plain brutal.
I became upset when I got word.
The student government at UCLA recently resolved to ban the term "illegal immigrant" because they consider it "racially derogatory language" which has led to "racial profiling practices, punitive policies targeting socially marginalized groups, hate crimes and violence."
In his letter to the editor in the Aug. 29 edition of The Signal, Brian Springer credits "The Butler" movie as truthful. It is not.
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.