The Signal's November 2009 Election 411 page features the final vote count for Santa Clarita Valley races in the Nov. 3 Los Angeles County Consolidated Elections, plus links to our election night coverage and related pre-election local Opinion columns including The Signal Editorial Board's official endorsements.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Rep. Howard P. "Buck" McKeon (R-Santa Clarita) introduced two major amendments today to the Democrats' health care plan, which includes a public option and moves towards a government takeover of health care.
Valencia, Calif.-based BioSolar, Inc., developer of a breakthrough technology to produce bio-based materials from renewable plant sources that reduce the cost of photovoltaic (PV) solar cells, has completed the research and development phase for the company's proprietary BioBacksheet-C.
In late November, the College of the Canyons Art Gallery will present the exhibition "Beyond The Image," featuring a diverse sampling of work from some of the best young artists and illustrators working in California today.
With a goal to inform audiences about cancer and cancer treatments, while providing a sense of hope for the future of such treatments, the College of the Canyons scholarly presentation "New Hope in the 40 Year Fight Against Cancer" will take place 7 p.m., Wednesday Nov. 11, on the main stage of the Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center (PAC) at the Valencia campus.
On Saturday, Nov. 7 and Sunday, Nov. 8, St. Stephen's Episcopal Church will host a SCV Alternative Gift Fair for those who want to give gifts that make a difference this holiday season.
The city of Santa Clarita invites the community to enjoy the Fine Craft Show in Old Orchard Park on Saturday, Nov. 14 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday, Nov. 15 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
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The year 2010 may be the Year of the Roth. Roth IRAs become more accessible next year. That's when the $100,000 income limit currently restricting the conversion from a traditional IRA to a Roth is repealed.
While not hitting a downbeat, nearly 100 musicians from Professional Musicians Local 47 hit the links early on a Monday morning for the eighth annual Fall Classic Golf Tournament held at the Robinson Ranch Golf Course in Sand Canyon to benefit the Local 47 Musicians Foundation.
According to a Congressional Research Office study conducted in 2002, California will lose one seat in Congress if Puerto Rico becomes the 51st state. That that is not good for California is obvious. What is not clear is why Congressman Howard "Buck" McKeon, R-Santa Clarita, is sponsoring a bill designed to fake a Puerto Rican majority for statehood.
Thank you for writing the article about the Rubin family and adoption ("'It's like winning the lottery,'" Oct. 23).
For many years the Whittaker-Bermite facility made ordnance in the Santa Clarita Valley for the military. This 996-acre property, located off Soledad Canyon Road in the center of our city, is still polluting our groundwater with the chemicals used to make those bombs.
What an inspiring letter to the editor, written by Jake Calver who is a fourth-grader at Castaic Elementary School ("Seven reasons why you should vote for Valdes," Oct. 26).
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.