Dennis Koontz and I live in Tesoro. We both served on city of Santa Clarita's formation committee 23 years ago. I was a parks commissioner, and Dennis was a city councilman. We know firsthand the advantages of being in the city. We encourage our neighbors to help us annex into the city where we drive, shop, work and play.
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The Saugus girls tennis team breezed through a match against Village Christian of Sun Valley Tuesday at Saugus High School.
This is a "back-to-basics" time for many businesses. Clients are asking for more. The response of the business starts with asking more from employees.
Many of us are approaching, or have already passed, the minimum age when we can start taking Social Security benefits. For this column, I would like to share my experiences so that perhaps you can benefit.
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.
Fall brings a whole new set of flavors to the table, and that's reason enough to celebrate with friends.
Merrie Thomsen, left, and her husband, Jerry, of the L.A. County Firemen's Benefit and Welfare Association, unveil a rendering of its Rose Parade entry "Remember, Reflect, Renew" in Valencia on Friday.
Craig Bolock, 55, was in custody Monday after he allegedly shot a gun at a Castaic hotel, startling another guest.
Special auditions for the lead roles of College of the Canyons' 2011 "Death of a Salesman" will be held from noon to 3 p.m. Saturday at the Valencia campus. All actors interested in auditioning for the roles of Willy Loman and Linda Loman are asked to meet in Pico Canyon Hall, Room 101 at noon to perform a prepared monologue or read from the play. Auditions for all other roles will take place Feb. 8 and 9, 2011.
The Democratic Club of Santa Clarita will hosts its monthly meeting at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday at El Trocadero restaurant in Newhall. Members will discuss the upcoming November election, including the propositions and candidates running for office. For more information, call (661) 284-6615 or e-mail email@example.com. The restaurant is located at 24274 Main St. in Newhall.
Health insurance providers will be sending federally required notices Sept. 1 to explain re-enrollment rights under two health care reform provisions: removal of lifetime dollar limits on benefits, and adding dependents under the age of 26. What does this mean?
Film and TV productions bring revenue and jobs to Santa Clarita. You might run into a film crew any day. Here's a production that is currently shooting in town:
Saugus resident, Alex Rogeo, a 23-year old female drag racer and business owner is trying to make her dream of national level NHRA (National Hot Rod Association) racing come true.
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Is there any mainstream religion that does not forbid homosexuality?
On April 8, citizens of Santa Clarita will have the opportunity to elect GLORIA MERCADO FORTINE to our City Council. I have known Gloria and members of her family for more than 40 years. In my opinion, she is the exact type of person our City needs at this time!
Editor's note: The following letter was directed to Santa Clarita City Council candidates.
I was thinking: Why do we have to cut down on our water usage by 20 percent while the city tears up the center dividers and plants more trees, flowers and bushes?
I remember seeing a poster somewhere proclaiming "Readers are Leaders." Certainly the basic truth here is evident, but I greatly fear there is need for some additional specificity. I'd vote for expanding it to say "Readers who read the right things are leaders."
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Give someone a $10,000 house painting gift in A. Allbright's ninth annual Paint It Forward charity event.
Xi Nu Zeta's Lasagna Dinner fundraiser was held in the fellowship hall at Our Lady of Perpetual Help on Feb. 22 for the SCV scholarship fund.
We thought we'd kick it up a notch this week and invite anyone with a pet peeve to share it with us – respectfully of course – and, hopefully with generous sprinkles of humor.
If you are one of the growing number of people who do your banking using your cellphone, be aware that thieves are working hard to steal your money.
Our principal was very strict.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Blake Griffin had 27 points and eight rebounds, Chris Paul added 19 points, including a go-ahead layup in the final minute, and the Los Angeles Clippers beat the Atlanta Hawks 109-108 on Saturday night for their season-high seventh straight victory.
Bakers and their sweet treats filled the room at the Valencia Country Club Saturday night to auction off their creations for the benefit of a local nonprofit.