One of the reasons I'm so old and wrinkly is that back in my teens my older sister Adria would routinely take me to Malibu for a Saturday or Sunday at the beach. We'd hang out in that small stretch of sand across from the Jack in the Box on Pacific Coast Highway.
Dear Santa Clarita City Council: There seems to be a direct connection between literacy and well-being. A community that fosters literacy is stronger, more adept at self-sufficiency and citizens are better able to participate in and give back to the community.
Concerning the libraries being taken over by the city: I think it is wrong. The libraries are doing good, and I think it wouldn't help them.
Americans are overwhelmingly opposed to amnesty for illegal immigrants. To override the "will of the people" and Congressional authority under the U.S. Constitution, President Barack Obama plans "back-door" amnesty by using executive orders to change the rules in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and immigration service to legalize millions of illegal immigrants.
After reading the Aug. 15 article "'Fair and firm' cash grab" on the proposed and present water-use enforcement, I have a few comments. With the increased water rates and shortages, many residents have cut back watering lawns until they die or turn into dirt patches. Others have changed grass for rocks as their forced alternative landscaping choice around their houses.
This community has grown and changed since I moved here in the 1980s. We've seen expanded shopping and eatery opportunities for everything from coffee to drive-through and high-end restaurants. We are happy about that.
If there is one area every business owner wants to see an improvement in, it is sales. Every owner is looking for more quotes, orders, deposits, shipments, collections and revenue.
It's all about laying the foundation.
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.
Whether it's simple dinner for a few friends or a big bash for a crowd, taking the party outside takes entertaining to a whole new level. If you're planning an outdoor get-together, don't spend all your time in the kitchen. These quick and easy tips will help you spend more time with guests and ensure your gathering is an effortless success.
A 1-year-old boy was rushed to Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital late Wednesday after a Los Angeles County Fire Department crew and sheriff's deputies responded to a reported drowning on Buckskin Drive in Castaic, according to Sheriff's Department officials.
SINGAPORE - Bai Anqi helped China earn five gold medals Tuesday at the Youth Olympics, winning the 200-meter backstroke for her second medal of the games.
The Santa Clarita Adult Day Health Care will be hosting its annual Luau on Aug. 27.
A Pasadena woman was arrested Sunday in the Pitchess Detention Center parking lot after deputies found drugs in her purse.
MEXICO CITY (AP) - California Gov. Jerry Brown took a not-so-subtle dig at Texas' decision to deploy National Guard troops to the border, saying Monday he expects it to be a short-lived measure and that "wiser minds will prevail."
A 56-year-old man accused of stabbing his son in a Saugus home five months ago has been sentenced to two years in state prison, a District Attorney's Office spokeswoman said today.
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama is practically weepy at the thought of his daughter Malia going off to college, a milestone many months away that is already on his mind.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Los Angeles-area transit officials are trying to reconcile figures that show 40 percent more people are estimated to ride the county's trains than are counted scanning tickets at stations.
REVERE, Mass. (AP) - A storm system that wreaked havoc across the eastern half of the U.S. spawned a tornado just north of Boston on Monday, causing extensive damage in Revere, where roofs were ripped off buildings and dozens of large trees were uprooted.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - A Salt Lake City attorney is arguing in a lawsuit that the FBI has video of the Oklahoma City bombing that shows a second person was involved.
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) - A Gaza park was attacked Monday, killing at least 10 Palestinians, including children, a Palestinian health official said. Israelis and the Palestinians traded blame for the strike.
NEW YORK (AP) - Don't worry about me. The Sharknado Evacuation map supplied by Syfy network places me, as a resident of Lower Manhattan, smack in the zone most in peril this sharknado season. But I'll be ready.
SHAKHTARSK, Ukraine (AP) - Heavy fighting raged Monday around the Malaysia Airlines debris field, once again preventing an international police team charged with securing the site from even getting there.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A 20-year-old man died Sunday after lightning struck 13 people at a popular Los Angeles beach and a golfer on Catalina Island during rare summer thunderstorms that swept through Southern California, authorities said.
NEW YORK (AP) - It's not exactly "The Golden Girls," but for Marcia Rosenfeld, it'll do.
Reports say the Santa Clarita Valley can expect a chance of rain into this morning.
The ostriches' names are whimsical and in some cases creatively spelled – Anthony and Cleopatra, Elvis and Prissilla, along with Drussilla, Sarah and Cora.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Manager Don Mattingly hardly considers a late-July sweep in San Francisco a turning point to put his Dodgers in the driver's seat atop the NL West.
COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) - Frank Thomas choked back tears, Joe Torre apologized for leaving people out of his speech and Tony La Russa said he felt uneasy.