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How are things with SCV’s ‘other’ local government?

With a single City Hall and one set of council members to represent the majority of the people in the Santa Clarita Valley, some folks forget that there are actually two municipal SCV governments.

May 24, 2009 | By Signal Editorial Board | Signal Editorials


Our View: Voters should just say ‘NO’ on Tuesday

Arnold Schwarzenegger spent last week stomping around the state, threatening to sell off landmarks like the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, making dire predictions about the future, engaging in what many call "scare tactics" to get voters to approve Tuesday's ballot measures.

May 17, 2009 | Signal Staff | Signal Editorials


Real stimulus for Santa Clarita — city and valley

People tend to focus on their elected leaders - the president, the school board, the City Council - when things are going well or going wrong, and shower them with the commensurate praise or blame.

May 10, 2009 | By Signal Editorial Board | Signal Editorials


Our View: Good leaders are reasonable leaders

"That government is best which governs the least, because its people discipline themselves."

May 05, 2009 | By The Signal Editorial Board | Signal Editorials


Nonprofit wrongly targeted

Add one belated casualty to the list of victims of the devastating October 2007 Buckweed Fire: Carousel Ranch.

April 12, 2009 | By Signal Staff | Signal Editorials


The story behind the delayed story

"What took you so long?"

April 05, 2009 | By The Signal Editorial Board | Signal Editorials


Our View: The free ride is over

We warned you last autumn that the city of Santa Clarita was in for some lean times when the tax receipts come in.

March 29, 2009 | Signal Staff | Signal Editorials


Our View: No end in sight for homeless battle

In the "you take them - no, you take them" battle between Santa Clarita and Los Angeles over homeless people, both sides reached an impasse, but it was only temporary.

March 22, 2009 | By Signal Editorial Board | Signal Editorials


What goes around comes around

"I am now a Keynsian in economics," the president said when he broke ranks with previous administrations and proposed a huge federal spending package he hoped would stimulate the economy.

March 15, 2009 | By Signal Editorial Board | Signal Editorials


Our View: Bolde and life in the fishbowl at Saugus High

It had Jon Stewart (or Jay Leno, for you retiring baby boomers) written all over it:

March 08, 2009 | By The Signal Editorial Board | Signal Editorials


Our View: One valley, one vision for sorting trash

The Santa Clarita City Council got an earful Tuesday from neighbors of the two nearby landfills, in Val Verde and Granada Hills.

March 01, 2009 | By Signal Editorial Board | Signal Editorials


Don’t ignore budget lesson

School districts and other local agencies finally know how much money they'll receive from the state - for a fiscal year that began last July.

February 22, 2009 | Signal Staff | Signal Editorials


Feds need to fix the current crisis

As the state prepares to tax us into the poorhouse and the feds grow the size of government instead of the economy, it is little wonder most people are overlooking the biggest crisis to hit California in a generation.

February 15, 2009 | By The Signal Editorial Board | Signal Editorials


'Card check' would stifle recovery

With so many businesses going bust, workers losing their jobs and families losing their homes, it's dumbfounding to think Congress would give so much as a passing glance at legislation that would shutter even more small businesses and kill even more American jobs.

February 08, 2009 | By Signal Editorial Board | Signal Editorials


Our View: Hart bonds needs oversight

Will the William S. Hart Union High School District keep its promise? Will it empower a true oversight committee to keep an eagle eye on the district as it spends $300 million in new, voter-approved school construction funds?

February 01, 2009 | By The Signal Editorial Board | Signal Editorials


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Our View: The splintered results of ‘opt in’ preservation

The destruction of a 100-year-old former Newhall school building has caused quite a stir within the historic preservation community in Santa Clarita.

July 13, 2014 | Our View | Signal Editorials


Our View: The high speed rail hoodwink

It seems as though Californians have finally awakened to the hoodwinking they took over the bullet train ballot trick of 2008 that would have them believe a train could actually be built in California for $68 billion that would carry huge streams of people from San Francisco to Los Angeles in two hours and 40 minutes with no government subsidies.

July 13, 2014 | Our View | Signal Editorials


Our View: Agencies need public accountability

It's pretty basic. Public governmental agencies in this country should be accountable to the public they serve. They are funded by taxpayer money, and the bureaucrats who staff these agencies should consider taxpayers their bosses.

June 29, 2014 | Our View | Signal Editorials


Our View: Put billboards on the ballot

The brouhaha over billboards in the city of Santa Clarita - a controversy that divided residents in the spring and threatens to continue doing so through the rest of this year - is among the more unnecessary to face Santa Clarita Valley residents in the city's 27 years of existence.

June 15, 2014 | Our View | Signal Editorials


Our View: Vote yes on Proposition 42

The Signal urges a YES vote on Proposition 42, the measure dealing with public records, open meetings and state reimbursement to local agencies.

May 18, 2014 | Our View | Signal Editorials


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