Diana Shaw argues ("A (Supreme Court) justice for all," April 13) against the use of the filibuster to block the appointment of a successor to retiring Justice John Paul Stevens to the Supreme Court. Space constraints allow me to address only a few of her points.
In the letter "Thank A Democrat" (The Signal, April 19), your appreciation is noted, sir - you're welcome.
March 6, 2010 Aiden John Hoffee, 7 lbs., 13 oz., son of Chris and Megan Hoffee of Valencia. March 10, 2010 Brielle Faith Palacios, 8 lbs., 11 oz., daughter of A. Daniel and Candice Palacios of Santa Clarita.
If the College of the Canyons baseball team wants to three-peat as the Western State Conference, South Division champs, it will have to find a way to rise above the other teams in the conference. With not much time left in the season, the Cougars have been struggling to win key games and are making it harder on themselves to get that third championship.
Michael and Nancy Myers, of Santa Clarita, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Celia Ann Myers to Christopher Farnan-Martin, of Portage, Mich.
The William S. Hart High School show choir returned home victorious from New York City after being named Grand Champions in Fame, a national competition that was held this year at Jazz at Lincoln Center.
Dates to watch Wednesday Single Mothers Outreach Fool's Paradise golf tournament at Robinson Ranch, followed by dinner and wine from Wolf Creek Restaurant & Brewing Co., $175, 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, registration, Robinson Ranch Golf Club, 27734 Sand Canyon Road, Canyon Country. Info: http://the-signal.com/newsroomadmin/news/article/27791/www.singlemothersoutreach.org. Friday Improv comedy group HOLLER! will host a silent auction and comedy show benefiting I'm Too Young for This! Cancer Foundation on Friday, April 30 at The SCV Space, 27600 Bouquet ...
The Old Road Harley-Davidson store on Centre Pointe Parkway in Santa Clarita recently played host to motorcycle fans from throughout the area for the annual Pre-Laughlin River Run sale and barbecue.
Summer is quickly approaching, and Santa Clarita residents are already experiencing the fantastic Southern California weather that inspires us to head outside and enjoy the sunshine.
Caltrans will close parts of the Newhall Pass from Sunday through Friday for its carpool construction project.
Preparing your taxes may seem like an overwhelming task, but with proper planning throughout the year, filing your tax forms next year can be less stressful.
In observance of the school's "Go Green Week," kindergartners Jayna Axelrod, left, and Luis Estrada dig holes to plant their pepper seeds at Pico Canyon Elementary School on Friday.
Junior Optimist garage sale What: The Junior Optimist Club of La Mesa will host its second annual garage sale featuring household items, clothes, small appliances, furniture and more. When: 7:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Where: 28109 Tenda Drive, Canyon Country Contact: (661) 252-7313 Annual pancake breakfast What: Lutheran Social Services Community Care Center hosts its annual pancake breakfast to raise funds for homeless case management in the Santa Clarita Valley ($3 for children, $5 for ...
Up against one of the second-place teams in the Foothill League, the Hart baseball team expected to be at full strength. But from the second inning on, the Indians were down a head coach.
New series at Antioch Church Who: Antioch Community Church What: Teaching series titled "Encountering God's exceptional loving kindness" from the story of Hosea. Question: Why would God ask one of his prophets to marry a prostitute, have children with her, remain faithful to her, and even take her back and wholeheartedly forgive her after she left him for another man? No, this isn't the latest episode of Larry King Live. ... It's the core issue ...
LONDON (AP) - Volkswagen turns off some employees' email 30 minutes after their shifts end. Goldman Sachs is urging junior staff to take weekends off. BMW is planning new rules that will keep workers from being contacted after hours.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Seeking to move past its website woes, the Obama administration is launching a two-pronged health care strategy this month aimed at avoiding enrollment snafus come January while also trying to refocus the public's attention on broader benefits of the sweeping law.
I have been a cat lover for many years. Being retired and disabled, the one thing that keeps me busy during the day are my two cats.
Regarding the Gary Morrison letter "Don't like Obamacare? Show us something better" (Nov. 20), your letter and the facts about Obamacare are scattered, flawed and subjective, I'm sorry to say.
Whenever people discuss where religious liberty should begin and end, I have a standard answer: It should begin in your heart, but end when it demands the compliance of people who don't share your religious beliefs.
SEATTLE (AP) - A couple thousand Seahawks fans were crowded in front of the television stage when Russell Wilson walked out of the locker room still in full uniform.
The Santa Clarita City Council officially opened the new six-acre McBean Park and Ride facility last week with a ribbon cutting ceremony.
The Castaic Lake Water Agency is accepting applications to fill a vacancy on its Board of Directors following the resignation of former Director Peter Kavounas.
Roads in a mostly industrial area of Santa Clarita were closed shortly after 7 p.m. today so a private memorial could be held at the location where "Fast and Furious" actor Paul Walker and his friend, local businessman Roger Rodas, were killed Saturday.
CUPERTINO, Calif. (AP) - A man has been arrested on suspicion of stealing from Apple after police found him hiding in the bushes near the company's corporate campus in Northern California.
It's not Christmas yet, but a Santa Clarita woman is scheduled to receive a life-saving gift from her sister this week: a kidney.
Palmdale was ordered to hold a new election for City Council members next year after a Superior Court judge concluded there was discrimination against black and Latino voters in November citywide races.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Steve Sarkisian was named the head coach at Southern California on Monday, leaving Washington to return to the Trojans' storied football program for another run at national titles.
LONGMONT, Colo. (AP) - A woman who allegedly offered topless hairstyling services in northern Colorado faces criminal charges. But police say the problem isn't cutting hair without a top. It's cutting hair without a license.
HONOLULU (AP) - A kayak fisherman died Monday after a shark attack off Maui, local officials said.