This is just a short letter to let you all know how important it is to have health/reform. I just came back from Scotland visiting my mom who had a stroke. I could not believe what great care she received from INS. I also have a nephew who has had Crohns disease since he was 15 years of age. He is now in his 30s and has had the best of care. They don't need ...
If anyone is still unconvinced about the misdirection of Hollywood's "moral compass," the Roman Polanski situation should help you see the double standard for which they and their ilk are famous (or infamous).
Where has all the patriotism gone? Since the tragedy of Sept. 11, 2001, the displaying of the American flag has dwindled to where there are very few flags being proudly flown from residences. When 9/11 happened, everybody was displaying the flag from every house, rooftop and car window in town.
Your baby might be real cute, but I don't want to hold it. It's not personal. When I got a new car, I didn't ask people if they wanted to drive it. When I got my wife, I didn't ask people if they wanted to date it. The car and the wife are mine. And your car and your wife are yours. If a friend asked me to drive his new car, I'd say to ...
Hello, Santa Clarita Valley! Welcome to The-Signal.com's Daybreak, your point of entry for the day, and a quick journey through the past, present and future. Let the adventure begin:
The Taste of Expo, the kickoff event for The Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce's 25th Annual Home and Business Expo, united locals with some local eateries and restaurants.
For one quarter Friday, it looked like Canyon was going to snap its four-game winless streak. But then Buena's balanced offense struck for three touchdowns in the second quarter to break open a 34-12 victory for the Bulldogs at Canyon High School. Buena was led by a strong performance from quarterback Robert Munoz, who completed 17-of-25 passes for 229 yards, and a pair of rushing touchdowns from running back Kendrick Mathis. It was the Bulldogs' ...
Here are the results of The-Signal.com's latest Reader Meter poll. The-Signal.com visitors cast a total of 379 votes from late afternoon Friday, Oct. 2 to late afternoon Friday, Oct. 9, 2009. Question: "How often do you use public transportation in the Santa Clarita Valley?" * Daily (19 votes) * Often (9 votes) * Occasionally (48 votes) * Never (303 votes) Click here to vote in The-Signal.com's current Reader Meter poll, in which the question ...
The Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce's 25th annual Home and Business Expo is set to begin today at the Santa Clarita Sports Complex with the Taste of Expo.
The city of Santa Clarita recently received the results of a ridership survey conducted by College of the Canyons to discover students' experience on city transit.
MOFFETT FIELD, Calif -- NASA's Lunar Crater Observation and Sensing Satellite, or LCROSS, created twin impacts on the moon's surface early Friday in a search for water ice. Scientists will analyze data from the spacecraft's instruments to assess whether water ice is present.
Here is a summary of the William S. Hart Union High School District's governing board meeting on Oct. 7:
The city of Santa Clarita will begin a Traffic Circulation and Safety Improvement Project on Newhall Avenue on Monday, Oct. 12.
The city of Santa Clarita and the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station invite residents to attend the Safe and Secure Community Collection event for proper personal document destruction, electronic waste and prescription medications disposal.
LOS ANGELES (PRNewswire) -- As part of its ten-year Creating Pathways Out of Poverty plan, launched in 2007, United Way of Greater Los Angeles today announced the year two results of the Plan's impact on homelessness and poverty in Los Angeles County.
Business owners and leaders often stray too close to a situation to see the entire picture. One of the responsibilities as a Trusted Advisor is to observe what is happening from a vantage point to provide a fresh perspective to clients that may not be otherwise noticed.
BANGKOK (AP) - Desperate to defuse Thailand's deepening political crisis, Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra dissolved Parliament's lower house on Monday and called early elections. But protesters seeking to topple her vowed to carry on their fight, saying they cannot win the polls because of corruption.
A look at America's "new rich," a rising demographic group, according to survey data provided to The Associated Press:
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama headed to South Africa on Monday to speak at a national memorial service for anti-apartheid icon Nelson Mandela. He was joined on Air Force One by former President George W. Bush and former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton.
College of the Canyons will host a free orientation next Monday for job seekers interested in the fields of aerospace and biomedical manufacturing.
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KIEV, Ukraine (AP) - A top Ukrainian opposition party says heavily armed riot police have stormed its office in downtown Kiev. The move comes as the Ukrainian capital has been crippled by massive anti-government protests.
NEW YORK (AP) - The Sportsman Channel said Monday it has hired Sarah Palin to be host of a weekly outdoors-oriented program that will celebrate the "red, wild and blue" lifestyle.
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) - Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel warned Pakistani leaders Monday that if they don't resolve protests stalling some military shipments across the border with Afghanistan, it could be difficult to maintain political support in Washington for an aid program that has sent billions of dollars to Islamabad, defense officials said.
JOHANNESBURG (AP) - South Africa says United States President Barack Obama and United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon will be among world leaders speaking at a mass memorial service for Nelson Mandela.
SAN QUENTIN, Calif. (AP) - The budding entrepreneurs wear blue sweat pants labeled "prisoner" and huge, flapping blue shirts. Their doors are triple locked, and lunch is a stale peanut butter and jelly sandwich. Complicating matters, participants in this growing Silicon Valley startup incubator are barred from the Internet.
By analogy with the gay marriage issue, who cares if someone who's never been to Paris wants to privately call themselves a "Parisian"?
I don't know why it happens every year. Our offices here at the Vast Right Wing Conspiracy get inundated with letters addressed to Saint Nicholas. We forward as many as we can to the Jolly Old Elf but a few we keep behind to share with you. Enjoy.
Nelson Mandela, 95, gave up a third of his lifespan so that South Africans could live in racial harmony.
Visitors to the Valencia Library last weekend were greeted with a sweet surprise: icing-topped and candy-cane-lined gingerbread houses on display for what organizers hope will become a yearly Gingerbread House Contest.