In one section of his column ("Health care reform inching toward consensus," The Signal, Aug. 23) Dr. Bruce Hector asks if we shouldn't trust Obama to make the right choices for us regarding health care.
A classroom assignment at La Mesa Junior High School turned into a boon for firefighters camping out in Santa Clarita's Central Park while fighting the nearby Station Fire.
Watching the mushroom-shaped atomic wannabe loom over the Santa Clarita Valley last week got me thinking.
Harvey Milk may be popular in San Francisco and West Hollywood, but he is not popular or admired by most California parents who want healthy sexual boundaries for their children and don't want the tearing down of every sexual boundary and standard like Harvey Milk did.
Not long ago I read Senator Kennedy's book, "America Back on Track." I knew then how amazing he truly was. How lucky we have been as a people to have had him fighting every step of the way. He truly was a king among men. We would not be where we are today if it were not for him.
Peaches are in season at Blum Ranch, located at 31880 Aliso Canyon Road in Acton.
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, Sept. 8, the 251st day of 2009. There are 114 days left in the year.
Students, faculty and administration gathered Aug. 27 to initiate the new track at Northlake Hills Elementary School as part of the school's new Fitness and Wellness program geared to encourage nutrition and health education for students.
A downed power line sparked a small brush fire in the Newhall Pass on the northbound side just north of the Interstate 5-Highway 14 split at about 9:41, according to the California Highway Patrol.
The city of Santa Clarita encourages local skaters to register for a spot in the upcoming Volcom Stone's "Wild in the Parks" skate contest, which will be held Saturday, Sept. 19 at the city's Skate Park. Pre-registration for the contest, originally scheduled for Wednesday, September 9, will now open on Friday, September 4 at volcom.com to give Santa Clarita skaters more time to register for the event.
Almost a year after the unsolved slaying of Valencia resident Anthony Lombardi, his family is offering about $55,000 on top of an existing $20,000 reward to whomever comes forward with information leading to a conviction.
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 Monday, Sept. 7, the 250th day of 2009. There are 115 days left in the year. This is Labor Day.
After Valencia resident Keyma Roberts, 35, was laid off from her job, she couldn't afford to renew her car registration.
When Monique Torres heard that her close friends house had been lost in the Acton fires last week, she knew it was time to do something.
Los Angeles Retarded Citizens' Foundation, LARC Ranch invites community members to join in some ranch-style fun during its annual fundraiser at 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 13.
You might not be able to keep your plan and you might not be able to keep your doctor. Even President Obama has now apologized for his infamous statement to the contrary. But the promise was worse than untrue. It was used to obscure a moral wrong at the heart of Obamacare.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - LaMarcus Aldridge had 27 points and nine rebounds, and the Portland Trail Blazers blew most of a 20-point lead in the fourth quarter before holding on to beat the Los Angeles Lakers 114-108 Sunday night for their 12th victory in 13 games.
Last week, both the Mustangs' men's and women's basketball teams put forward productive outings. Mustang volleyball looks to make a strong postseason run starting this Tuesday.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Despite having the NBA's best record, the Indiana Pacers realize there's always room for improvement.
HOUSTON (AP) - Tom Brady was glad to escape Houston with a win.
Official identification of the bodies believed to be actor Paul Walker and Valencia business owner Roger Rodas could take days, an investigator from the Los Angeles County Coroner's office said Sunday.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The worst of the online glitches, crashes and delays may be over for the problem-plagued government health care website, the Department of Health and Human Services said Sunday.
SANTA CLARITA - Tributes have been coming in from colleagues of actor Paul Walker who was killed Saturday in Valencia in a fiery crash of a sports car.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Los Angeles Port Police officials say a man died while trying to save two people who were swept into sea.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The family of an elderly U.S. tourist detained for more than a month in North Korea said Saturday the Swedish ambassador has seen the man and found him to be in good health.
BANGKOK (AP) - Riot police fired tear gas at anti-government mobs trying to force their way into the prime minister's office complex and Bangkok's police headquarters on Sunday, deepening Thailand's political crisis and raising fears of prolonged instability in one of Southeast Asia's biggest economies.
In 1997, in a Santa Clarita living room, a group of dedicated and committed Christians from Bethlehem Lutheran Church set out to do what many before them had done since the time of Christ: start a new satellite sister congregation.
One of the great things about the holiday season is that most people, no matter their circumstances, tend to step back a little bit and realize they should be thankful for many things in their lives.
It's here! While we've been treated to advertisements, store promotions, and an occasional seasonal song since before Halloween, there is no doubt that the Christmas season has finally landed.
If you hear the words manic, depression or Bipolar what image does your mind conjure up?