Thank you to The Signal for its wonderful article recently about Efren Galindo and the Newhall Community Center ("New approach for cleaning up neighborhoods," Feb. 3).
As Americans, we are blessed with the privilege of free and democratic elections without coercion or fear.
This past month we lost a fitness icon, Jack LaLanne. LaLanne was ahead of his time with some of his teachings.
The 2011 Amgen Tour of California professional cycling race revealed its route details last week, listing the city of Santa Clarita as one of 15 host cities and the starting location for the eighth and final stage, set for May 22 at the Valencia Town Center.
The Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station is losing an exemplary figure of volunteer service this month. Santa Clarita resident Ric Bisarra has served the Santa Clarita Valley for the past seven years and is now leaving to serve his country.
After being closed for renovations for the past 10 months, the Canyon Country Jo Anne Darcy Library is ready to re-open its doors to the public on Tuesday.
In two separate cases yesterday, deputies from the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station arrested four suspected drug dealers from Saugus, Newhall and Santa Rosa.
Stormy weather brought stormy driving to the Santa Clarita Valley's roadways Wednesday morning, law enforcement officials said.
Santa Clarita Christian boys basketball defeated Nuview Bridge of Nuevo 61-35 at home in the first round of the CIF-Southern Division VIAA playoffs.
Sprouts Farmers Market and Henry's Farmers Market, two companies originally founded by the Boney Family but whom have operated under separate owners for almost a decade, announced Wednesday the two stores will join forces and operate under the Sprouts Farmers Market name.
Animal shelter fundraiser
The U.S. Forest Service is holding a career fair for fire fighting and forestry management from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday.
I would like to set the record straight regarding a recent column by Lynne Plambeck, which appeared in the Feb. 3 Signal: "Water plan needs closer examination."
Like most guys his age, 24-year-old Michael Landis settled in with a group of friends recently to watch the Super Bowl.
If you are a new resident of the Santa Clarita Valley, you may not know about Whittaker-Bermite, a contaminated 996-acre site in the center of the city of Santa Clarita, south of Saugus Speedway on Soledad Canyon Road. The site is sometimes referred to as the hole in the donut, due to its centralized location in the SCV.
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.