Editor's note: As The Signal celebrates 91 years of service to the Santa Clarita Valley, we offer this peek into the SCV of days past. Following is from 1988's June 14 through June 16 issues of The Signal.
What are you stressed out about today?
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This week's spotlight on the SCV features tae kwon do, cherries and a plane.
FYE Cougar Day
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Purple and gold confetti raining down upon him, Kobe Bryant hopped up on the scorer's table, shook his fists and extended five fingers.
Juan Pedro Navarro, 22, of Newhall, was booked at the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station on felony charges of possession of a loaded and concealed firearm by a convicted felon, possession of a loaded firearm by an active street gang member, and possession of live ammunition by a felon.
Before you start your daily commute, you can now use your mobile device to look up what traffic collisions or roadway hazards to avoid.
Under federal law, a properly filed copyright registration with the Copyright Office is a prerequisite for filing a lawsuit against an alleged copyright infringer. However, for years there has been a dispute among judges within the Central District of California, regarding when a party can bring a copyright infringement action: Whether it was after filing the document with the Copyright Office, or after the Copyright Office issues a certificate of registration, which can take up to a year from filing.
Vincenzo's Pizza in Newhall is donating 20 percent of today's sales to a memorial fund set up for a Santa Clarita Valley sheriff's Deputy Cameron Glover.
JOHANNESBURG (AP) - A South African man who wanted to watch a World Cup football match instead of a religious program was beaten to death by his family in the northeastern part of the country, police said Thursday.
Over the 23 years of SCOPE's existence, we have made a few agreements with what is now Newhall Land Development - one on the North Park Specific Plan, and another after the approval of the Newhall Ranch specific plan.
So the Republicans want to eliminate the Environmental Protection Agency.
Lynne Plambeck's column ("Tough love for efficiency standards," May 6) chided the City Council for refusing a request to make LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) certification mandatory on construction projects in the Santa Clarita Valley.
It was the perfect evening to raise money to benefit the thousands of Santa Clarita Valley youth who are served by the Boys & Girls Club of the SCV. The pleasant weather brought out more than 1,000 attendees Saturday evening to the Mann BioMedical Park in Valencia. Most dressed in black biker regalia to fit in with the "Born to Be Wild" auction theme.
Our non-profit organization, the Santa Clarita Youth Sports Association (SCYSA) Wildcats, with the insight of Coach John Torres launched our inaugural Boys U-9 Developmental Lacrosse program recently.
Santa Clarita-based Troop Real Estate, Inc. Realtor, Becky Sill, is preparing to train a team of Track athletes for the Special Olympics World Games planned for 2015.
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.