Taxes are doing us in. There is an old saying, apparently in New York, that goes like this: "The time to live in New York is when you're young and poor, or old and rich - otherwise you're better off somewhere else."
The "Rescues on the Runway" fashion show to benefit homeless pets will be held at 5:30 p.m. Nov. 22 at the Hyatt Valencia.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Following reports by ABC News, Rep. Howard P. "Buck" McKeon (R-Santa Clarita) is expressing serious concern about the "facts" being presented to the American public and how their tax dollars are being spent under a mismanaged stimulus package.
Santa Clarita Valley-based improv comedy team "HOLLER!" will perform for the Los Angeles Comedy Festival on Friday, Nov. 20 at 11 p.m. at ACME Comedy Theater in Los Angeles.
A Safe Harbor will hold a potluck dinner on Thursday, Nov. 19 from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. at its office and meeting rooms.
LOS ANGELES - "For four decades, the city of Los Angeles has sat on property that it took from private property owners through eminent domain with the explicit promise to develop an airport," said Los Angeles County Supervisor Michael Antonovich, whose district includes the Santa Clarita Valley. "Now they are attempting to use it for an energy plant to serve the city of Los Angeles."
See "Related Content" for links to Signal articles relating to Veteran's Day 2009.
SACRAMENTO - Assemblyman Cameron Smyth (R-Santa Clarita) issued the following statement today after the legislative analyst released a report forecasting a $21 billion budget deficit:
The city of Santa Clarita, Waste Management and the Salvation Army invite community members to participate in a new and innovative program called "Clothes for Community."
ENCINO (PRNewswire) -- Skirball Hospice, a program of the Los Angeles Jewish Home, is marking November's National Hospice Awareness Month by encouraging everyone to learn more about how hospice services can help care for a loved one with compassion and dignity at end of life.
In support of the Santa Clarita weSPARK Cancer Support Center, local artist and art instructor Virginia Miranda will be exhibiting and auctioning off some of her latest work at "Sunday Afternoon at the Gallery" on Sunday, Dec. 6 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at 25000 Avenue Stanford in the Valencia Industrial Park
College of the Canyons will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the Emerging Technologies Instrumentation Laboratory and Cleanroom buildings at 4 p.m. today at Aliso Laboratory on the COC Valencia campus.
Regarding Lutness's column in The Signal ("Majority rules in a democracy," Oct. 13):
Sixteen-year-old Academy of the Canyons student Rachel Cyprus is no stranger to entertaining audiences.
Golden Valley High School opens its fall production, "The Plot, Like Gravy, Thickens" at 7 p.m. tonight at the school. The play runs through Nov. 21. The comic murder mystery is suitable for the whole family and all seats are $10. This play is the inaugural production at Golden Valley High School's new theatre located at 27051 Robert C. Lee Parkway in Santa Clarita. For tickets and more information, contact Janie Prucha at (661) 298-8140 ...
TORONTO (AP) - Four games, four wins, two shutouts and three goals allowed. Martin Jones is off to quite a start in the NHL.
BOSTON (AP) - Doc Rivers picked up another win in Boston.
RENO, Nevada (AP) - A mother and her youngest child were discharged Wednesday from a Nevada hospital a day after being rescued with four other group members who were stranded for two days in a bitter cold mountain wilderness when their Jeep rolled over.
NEW DELHI (AP) - India's Supreme Court struck down a 2009 lower court decision to decriminalize homosexual conduct, dealing a blow Wednesday to gay activists who have fought for years for the chance to live openly in India's deeply conservative society.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - More than 107,000 Californians have enrolled for coverage through Nov. 30 under the state's health insurance exchange, according to figures released Wednesday by the federal Health and Human Services Department.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Steve McQueen's historic saga "12 Years a Slave" topped the nominations list for the 20th annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Wednesday, cementing it as a solid Academy Awards prospect with four nominations.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Citing a potential threat to public health, the Food and Drug Administration is taking steps toward phasing out the use of some antibiotics in animals processed for meat.
A 40-year-old Valencia woman was one of 20 people arrested Tuesday by the FBI and identified as either MS-13 gang members or associates for their roles in a drug trafficking network and extortion scheme.
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) - Opposition protesters in Ukraine have rejected President Viktor Yanukovych's offer of talks, saying they will not sit down with him until he fires his government and releases all arrested demonstrators.
NEW YORK (AP) - Time magazine selected Pope Francis as its Person of the Year on Wednesday, saying the Catholic Church's new leader has changed the perception of the 2,000-year-old institution in an extraordinary way in a short time.
PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) - World leaders and thousands of South Africans on Wednesday filed past the flag-draped casket containing the body of Nelson Mandela, having a final look at the anti-apartheid icon in the amphitheater where he was sworn in 19 years earlier as the country's first black president.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Asiana Airlines captain who crashed a Boeing 777 at San Francisco International Airport in July told investigators he was "very concerned" about attempting a visual approach because the runway's automatic landing aids were out of service due to construction, according to an investigative report released Wednesday.
NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) - Despite a year of setbacks, the parents of children lost in the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre insist they won't lose the fight to reduce gun violence.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Shedding gridlock, key members of Congress reached a modest budget agreement Tuesday to restore about $63 billion in automatic spending cuts from programs ranging from parks to the Pentagon and eliminate the threat of another partial government shutdown early next year.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - The parents of a Marine sergeant who died while stationed in Greece say that they discovered weeks after his funeral that his body had been sent home without a heart - and that the Department of Defense later gave them somebody else's heart in its place.