Here we go again. America's insurance industry and its allies in Congress are trying to kill health care reform. This time, the strategy is to scare seniors into believing that cutting billions in government giveaways to private insurers offering Medicare Advantage plans is somehow the same thing as benefit cuts in Medicare. What nonsense.
It's been said many times, "that the only thing constant is change." In our ever-changing social and economic climate, we have to make sure we pay attention to the necessary changes that can greatly affect our future retirement assets.
Welcome to The-Signal.com's "2day in the SCV," a compendium of today's events and a quick journey through the past, present and future.
West Ranch High School pitcher Steven Farnsworth entered the game in the top of the fifth inning and controlled the strike zone with his fastball, curve ball, and circle change-up on Wednesday evening against Bishop Alemany of Mission Hills.
After a career's worth of accomplishments at a multitude of levels in auto racing, Valencia resident and Hart High School graduate Bryan Herta has his sights set on the peak of open-wheel racing.
Something to think about. God gave us the freedom to make choices (good or bad).
On July 20, there was a letter in the Los Angeles Times regarding the mess in the city of Bell ("Does failing to vote ring a Bell?" Los Angeles Times). Although our issues are not with salaries, with some details altered a little it could sound just like the city of Santa Clarita. "What percentage of Bell's citizens are registered to vote? How many go to the polls?"
Convicted child killer Antonio Rodriguez heads to Death Row after a jury unanimously recommended the death penalty for his rape and murder of 5-year old Desarie Saravia in Castaic in 2004.
The Santa Clarita Valley Education Foundation will host a wine-tasting fundraiser on Sunday, Aug. 1, from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. at All Corked Up.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- Hornets general manager Dell Demps says star guard Chris Paul did not request a trade during a meeting with New Orleans executives.
A proposal to enact Sanitation District fee increases will be presented at the Sanitation District Meeting this week on Tuesday, July 27 at 6:30 p.m.
Knott's Berry Farm will celebrate Snoopy's 60th birthday from July 31st to August 8 with special activities, a stage show, and a donations' drive for the Irvine Animal Care Center.
A convicted felon and previously deported illegal immigrant has been arrested on multiple charges and detained by immigration authorities after a traffic stop in Canyon Country.
A signature-gatherer outside a local Walmart, arrested for battery after allegedly punching someone in the hand last weekend, has been identified as a woman from Illinois, according to an official with the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station.
JINDO, South Korea (AP) - One by one, coast guard officers carried the newly arrived bodies covered in white sheets from a boat to a tent on the dock of this island, the first step in identifying a sharply rising number of corpses from a South Korean ferry that sank nearly a week ago.
In her letter Sunday in The Signal ("Pay inequality is not a myth of the liberal left") attempting to rebut Steve Lunetta's earlier column about pay inequality for women, Robin Clough ends by writing:
Yes, I believe in angels, since I met one accidentally on Sierra Highway recently when my car hit a rock in the road.
It's true that we received pretty bad news last month from the latest report of the United Nation's Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change.
The Easter season for many of our Christian brothers and sisters is a time of year that prompts us to reflect on the concept of redemption.
DALLAS (AP) - Kari Lehtonen had 37 saves, with some tremendous stops, for his first career postseason victory, and the Dallas Stars beat Anaheim 3-0 Monday night in their first home playoff game in six years.
WASHINGTON (AP) - In the first major league matchup featuring twentysomething stars Mike Trout and Bryce Harper, it was a guy born two decades earlier, Raul Ibanez, who came through with the biggest hit.
A father and son were recovering Monday after being stabbed outside a bar last weekend, while one suspect was being held in connection with the stabbing, a Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station detective said.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has taken up the cause of "humane immigration reform," calling it "one of the biggest civil rights issues of our time" in a Fox News interview.
Question: I just found out my husband had an affair with someone he worked with last year. He says it is over and wants to be with me, but I don't know how to forgive him and trust him again. Can a marriage survive an affair?
Newly elected Santa Clarita City Councilman Dante Acosta's journey to the Santa Clarita Valley is a familiar one.
NEW YORK (AP) - AT&T plans a major expansion of super-fast Internet services to cover as many as 100 municipalities in 25 metropolitan areas.
CALABASAS, Calif. (AP) - The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department says former NFL and Southern California receiver Keyshawn Johnson has been arrested after a report of a domestic dispute.