Congratulations to the Grand Canyon State for passing SB1070, the long-overdue answer to the absolutely out-of-control southern border with Mexico.
Editor's note: The Signal attempted to secure publication rights to Mr. Miller's speech mentioned below but was unable to do so. The speech in its entirety can be read at www.maltausa.org/files/newsletter_hospitallers_18_stand_up.pdf. Mr. Madery says we didn't check the facts in our first story; the Archdiocese failed to return phone calls for comment placed over two days' time.
For several weeks, if not months, I was told by certain members of Congress, via the media, that "Americans did not want health-care reform to pass."
I happened to be in Washington, D.C., during the recent health care vote in the House, and write as one American to another, to convey how extraordinarily shocked I was by Congressman Howard "Buck" McKeon's outrageous behavior during those challenging days.
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.
The College of the Canyons Students for Sustainability, will host the college's second Environmental Science Fair on Friday, May 7, from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m., in the COC student center.
The College of the Canyons Art Gallery will host its 15th annual Student Art Exhibition, Tuesday, May 4, to Saturday, May 22.
Los Angeles County -- Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich will visit Washington D.C. next week to advocate for a newly revised 30/10 initiative to accelerate regional highways, transit projects, and public-private partnerships funded by Measure R.
The city of Santa Clarita will launch its newly redesigned website on Monday, May 3. The site will still be located at its current address, santa-clarita.com, and will feature enhanced features along with a streamlined look and feel.
Looking to avoid a repeat of Wednesday's seventh-inning loss to Golden Valley, the Saugus baseball team once again found itself looking to protect a lead going into the final frame.
Though things were beginning to look eerily similar, the result was different.
I agree with Ari Rodriguez ("A mockery of our laws," April 21) about the illegal immigrants not caring about our laws.
Diana Shaw wrote a pean to retiring Supreme Court Justice Stevens calling him "a 'conservative' jurist." ("A (Supreme Court) justice for all," April 13).
It turns out that the mean, old insurance companies that President Barack Obama claimed would finally be called to account for rising health care costs are instead partying like it's 1999.
fI start the creative process by brainstorming with the kids and the parents about what their ideal play structure should include.
Last week, the following Part 1 crimes occurred in Canyon Country East: (1) Grand Theft Auto (1) Assault with a Deadly Weapon (2) Residential Burglaries (1) Vehicle Burglary (1) There were two residential burglaries reported in Zone 8 last week.
Zone 5-Valencia had fifteen Part-1 Crimes reported during the past week. The criminal incidents included an assault with a deadly weapon, grand theft, and numerous shoplifting from various businesses.
FAIR OAKS, Ind. (AP) - Pigs cluster around a food stall like Black Friday shoppers waiting for the store to open. One pushes impatiently against the locked door with her snout, waiting for the sow inside to finish eating so she can take her turn.
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) - Malaysia intelligence agencies are investigating how up to four passengers with suspect identities were able to board the missing Boeing 777 jet, the government said, as planes and ships from across Asia resumed the hunt Sunday for the plane.
SEVASTOPOL, Ukraine (AP) - Dozens of military trucks transporting heavily armed soldiers rumbled over Crimea's rutted roads Saturday as Russia reinforced its armed presence on the disputed peninsula in the Black Sea. Moscow's foreign minister ruled out any dialogue with Ukraine's new authorities, whom he dismissed as the puppets of extremists.
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) - A veteran Los Angeles police officer was killed and his rookie partner was critically injured Friday when their patrol car collided with a big rig on a residential street. The truck driver also was injured.
FORT BRAGG, N.C. (AP) - An Army captain at the center of a sexual assault case that has scandalized the U.S. military testified Friday that a general twice forced her to perform oral sex on him during their three-year, illicit affair.
SAN DIEGO (AP) - A California state lawmaker wants to ban SeaWorld from using killer whales in its San Diego shows.
ENGLEWOOD, N.J. (AP) - Sheila MacRae, a veteran stage, film and TV performer best known for playing Alice Kramden in the 1960s re-creation of "The Honeymooners," has died. She was 92.
Hanging more than 2,000 feet in the air, Stephen Wampler was exhausted, physically and emotionally. He considered giving up his goal of climbing to the top of El Capitan, the largest granite monolith in the world located in the famed Yosemite Valley.
There wasn't much The Master's College couldn't do in its 73-52 rout of defending national champion Westmont in the semifinal of the Golden State Athletic Conference Tournament.
DENVER (AP) - Reflecting on his game during a monthlong recovery from a broken left rib has helped Ty Lawson come back strong.
When the Hart Indians girls soccer team last won a CIF-Southern Section championship, freshman goalkeeper Nicole Davis was still months from being born.
WASHINGTON (AP) - A sure sign that spring is on the horizon: It's time to set the clocks forward for daylight saving time.
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) - Search and rescue crews across Southeast Asia scrambled on Saturday to find a Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 that disappeared from air traffic control screens over waters between Malaysia and Vietnam early that morning, leaving the fates of the 239 people aboard in doubt.