Johnny has been working for the company for almost a year. He is looking forward to his first performance appraisal and hopefully, an increase in pay. Johnny thinks he has done a pretty good job and sees himself on the way up.
How much longer until we bring the troops home? The Bush/Cheney wars have proven to be criminally wrong in Iraq and insufficient in Afghanistan. Al-Qaida is a shadow of its former self and Pakistan has begun defending its territory on its own. Now it's dawning on some of our leaders that the Taliban may not be the enemy. Again, like in Vietnam, we are interfering in a civil war. These countries are mired in the ...
The prospect of westside cityhood suffered a sound defeat by a three-to-one margin in Tuesday's election with 100 percent of the precincts reporting as of 12:15 a.m. Wednesday.
So, it's my last week away at Wharton. I've been away on a five-week immersion advanced management course in Pennsylvania.
Got a case of the break­fast blahs? Cure it with a hot breakfast bursting with big flavors.
College of the Canyons will debut its new registration system for students when winter session registration begins Nov. 16.
The city's monthly job fair will be held from 10 a.m. to noon on Nov. 10, at the Santa Clarita WorkSource Center at 20655 Soledad Canyon Road #25.
Detectives are still searching for an 18-year-old Valencia High School student reported missing, officials said.
Firefighters responded Monday afternoon to a small brush fire near a Saugus elementary school that was quickly put out, officials said.
Coroner's officials identified the man who died in a car crash early Friday morning on Highway 14 in the Acton area, officials said.
Placerita Junior High School eighth-grader Alex Guerrero knows what it takes to take charge of saving a life.
I think it's great that Cameron Smyth has been named the Humane Society's "California Legislator of the Year" ("Assemblyman Cameron Smyth recognized," Nov. 1) for introducing legislation that would have given people tax breaks for adopting and spaying poor animals, but how about the poor kids without health care, the massive cuts to our schools and the elderly and disabled who are having to endure big cuts to their SSI and now have no dental or eye care?
Without a doubt, the death penalty is not a new discussion. Community activists, politicians, religious leaders, philosophers and the medical community debate, discuss and question the practice throughout our history.
If anything is funnier than the fringe right's obsession with Sarah Palin, it's Rudolph Giuliani who may be riding to the "rescue" as a candidate for governor in New York. Subscribing to the McCain, Sanford, Ensign, Gingrich, Limbaugh (and OK, John Edwards) school of "kick your wife when she is down," he may be the most ethically/morally repulsive person in or near public office.
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: Today is Tuesday, Nov. 3, the 307th day of 2009. There are 58 days left in the year.
The Santa Clarita City Council officially opened the new six-acre McBean Park and Ride facility last week with a ribbon cutting ceremony.
The Castaic Lake Water Agency is accepting applications to fill a vacancy on its Board of Directors following the resignation of former Director Peter Kavounas.
Roads in a mostly industrial area of Santa Clarita were closed shortly after 7 p.m. today so a private memorial could be held at the location where "Fast and Furious" actor Paul Walker and his friend, local businessman Roger Rodas, were killed Saturday.
CUPERTINO, Calif. (AP) - A man has been arrested on suspicion of stealing from Apple after police found him hiding in the bushes near the company's corporate campus in Northern California.
It's not Christmas yet, but a Santa Clarita woman is scheduled to receive a life-saving gift from her sister this week: a kidney.
Palmdale was ordered to hold a new election for City Council members next year after a Superior Court judge concluded there was discrimination against black and Latino voters in November citywide races.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Steve Sarkisian was named the head coach at Southern California on Monday, leaving Washington to return to the Trojans' storied football program for another run at national titles.
LONGMONT, Colo. (AP) - A woman who allegedly offered topless hairstyling services in northern Colorado faces criminal charges. But police say the problem isn't cutting hair without a top. It's cutting hair without a license.
HONOLULU (AP) - A kayak fisherman died Monday after a shark attack off Maui, local officials said.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A man charged with killing a Transportation Security Administration officer during an attack at Los Angeles International Airport last month is scheduled to make his first court appearance Wednesday.
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) - A 14-year-old student flashed a pellet gun inside an Ohio high school, setting off a lockdown and short standoff Monday in a hallway before he was taken into custody and charged, police and a witness said.
YONKERS, N.Y. (AP) - A commuter train that derailed over the weekend, killing four passengers, was hurtling at 82 mph as it entered a 30 mph curve, a federal investigator said Monday. But whether the wreck was the result of human error or brake trouble was still unclear, he said.
SANTA CLARITA - The Porsche in which actor Paul Walker and his friends were killed Saturday was traveling alone at a high rate of speed Saturday when it crashed in a fiery collision with two trees and a lamp post that left the car as little more than rubble, sheriff's officials said today.
NEW YORK (AP) - Investigators mined the data recorders Monday and sought to question the engineer and conductor for clues to why a commuter train jumped the tracks along a sharp curve, killing four passengers.
With the celebration of Thanksgiving and the nature of the holiday season thankfully there were only two reported Part-1 crimes. The first was a theft from a boat in the 22300 block of Festividad Drive between November 20th and November 25th. Someone cut the cover of the victim's boat and stole over $1,900 worth of equipment.