It is worrisome that we frequently hear or read the voices of persons claiming great dangers of "Muslim extremists" without offering any factual proof that such groups constitute a real threat to our country.
High school art exhibit
Who am I? Why am I here? What can you expect? I'm going to answer these three questions in my first column with The Signal - the first of many, I should add.
Sheriff's detectives are investigating an alleged January sexual assault that reportedly involves a member of rap artist Lil Wayne's entourage, authorities said Monday.
A man was in stable condition Monday after being shot in the hand and back Saturday morning, Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station authorities said.
During a visit last week with U.S. troops in Afghanistan, Secretary of Defense Robert Gates observed, "The closer you get to this fight, the better it looks." Having just returned from a fact-finding trip to Afghanistan a few weeks ago, I couldn't agree more.
Senior lunch menu
The war in Afghanistan began shortly after the terrorist attack on the Twin Towers in New York City, to which Bill Reynolds referred in his March 14 letter, "Grandmothers plead council for peace."
Authorities are investigating a hate-crime arson report on the 20700 block of Satinwood Drive in Saugus, where a man's car was set on fire Friday night after racial slurs were painted on the side of it, Sheriff's Department officials said Saturday.
Uncle Earl: "What the heck is Horton saying?"
Craig Cockrell believes we owe former President George W. Bush an apology because Iraq really did have weapons of mass destruction - in the persons of Richard Reid, Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab and Faisal Shahzad.
SCV Helping Hand recipient for the week ending March 20, 2011:
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This week in the Santa Clarita Valley in pictures.
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.