Richard P. Gentile
Only three more months. They might be three long, noisy months, but it's only three months. July 1 will come, and either we'll have peace on Earth, or the world will end. One way or the other, it will be over.
Louie was one of those kids that couldn't sit still in class, and his teachers found him to be a very clever boy who was a horrible student. He did not listen, he did not follow the rules; he did not do his homework.
The funeral and procession through town for fallen soldier Specialist Rudy A. Acosta is set for Thursday.
Noemi Flores, left, is shown a reglazed kitchen sink by Kristal Phillips of PKB, or Phillips Kitchen and Bath Reglazing, at the Santa Clarita Home and Garden Show held at the Hyatt Regency Valencia in Valencia on Saturday. The show continues today from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
I think the president may have hit on a way to balance the budget: cancel Congress.
The actions of the county supervisors and Michael D. Antonovich come a little too late for the patrons of the three Santa Clarita-area libraries.
While I sat here in the safety of my living room, worrying about our nation's budget woes, unemployment, war in the Middle East, etc. - I realized that all these issues paled in comparison to the problem that a select group of nuclear plant technicians, firefighters and policeman face at the Fukushima reactors in Japan.
Leon Worden, when he put together the Opinion page of the Signal, shared with me the old newspaper editor opinion metric: For every letter to the editor received on a certain local issue, one could count on 100 people in the community agreeing with the gist of the complaint or view, but who did not possess the time, ability or typewriter to send their own letter.
For many of us, Paul Harvey will always hold a special place in our memories.
The city of Santa Clarita's 34th annual SCV Dodger Day is set for 4 p.m. May 14.
Children dance along to a performance by Wendy Hersh during an assembly held at Tesoro del Valle Elementary School in Santa Clarita on Friday.
'All About Easter'
Have you ever wondered about the safety of your rental property?
TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) - The Islamist-allied militia group in control of Libya's capital has "secured" a U.S. Embassy residential compound there, more than a month after American personnel evacuated from the country over ongoing fighting, one of its commanders said Sunday.
OS ANGELES (AP) - A group of sexy dancers backed Iggy Azalea as Rita Ora joined her on stage. Kendrick Lamar shared the spotlight with label-mate Schoolboy Q during his set. Afrojack got the crowd jumping, and Imagine Dragons closed out the evening.
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Not long after Michael Sam waved to an adoring crowd at Missouri's season opener, he looked down at his cell phone.
HAPPY CAMP, Calif. (AP) - A pair of wildfires sparked by lightning nearly three weeks ago was still growing on Saturday while threatening as many as 250 homes in far Northern California.
Originally built as part of the Valencia master plan, and designed as Santa Clarita's truly first work, live, walk residential homes, The Madison apartments are now being readied for sale as condominiums – their original intended use.
Taking my clients out of town for their annual planning retreat, a key asset comes into play: perspective.
So I'm in the shower when the phone rings. It may be my sister calling about our dying mother, so I wrap a towel around me and rush to the phone.
Regarding Gary Horton's provocative piece on old thinking about water rationing (Aug. 20, "Water rationing is old thinking"), I think Gary Horton is right on the mark.
While it is comforting to know that Isis will fail, it is alarming to realize that the world may be too slow in stamping out this regrettable regime.
With just over two months until the mid-term elections in November, it's time to talk about voting choices. No, I won't be endorsing candidates, issues, or parties. What I will do is suggest some strategies for getting factual information and making wise choices before you enter the voting booth.
ISLAMABAD (AP) - Pakistani police are clashing with scattered pockets of anti-government protesters trying to advance on the prime minister's residence after a night of violence that saw hundreds wounded and the first death in more than two weeks of demonstrations.
Red and gold pompoms sat on tables at Big Wangs in Valencia on Saturday. A flag, of the same color, hung underneath one of several flat-screen TVs that were broadcasting games on the first Saturday of the 2014 college football season.
California lawmakers have approved a measure that would make the state the first to impose a statewide ban on single-use plastic bags.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Michael Brantley and Carlos Santana each had an RBI single in the 11th inning, leading the Cleveland Indians to a 3-2 victory over the sliding Kansas City Royals on Saturday night.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Cody Kessler threw for 394 yards and four touchdowns and ran for another and No. 15 Southern California ended a trying week with a 52-13 win over Fresno State in Steve Sarkisian's debut as the Trojans' head coach.