The Powerhouse Fire that burned more than 30,000 acres is the latest of more than 680 California wildfires this year - about 200 more than average for this early in the season.
Well, your federal government is spending money that it does not have again. The bill S.771 proposed by senators Boxer and Feinstein would have the BLM sell off public lands in the Victorville area. The money from that sale would be used to buy Cemex's mining rights in Soledad Canyon. If not enough money is raised from the sale of the public lands, guess who is ...
Making a right-hand turn off Decoro onto Arroyo Seco Street at Arroyo Seco Junior High School on Friday May 31, 2013, was a most harrowing experience.
Did you know that there is a professional men's futbol team in the Santa Clarita Valley? A legitamite NPSL (National Premier Soccer League) team that gives striving youth players in and around the Santa Clarita Valley an opportunity to play very competitive futbol?
The latest round of the California Senate's and Assembly's passing of the most restrictive gun control legislation ever is a deviation so far removed from American principles and the protections guaranteed by the United States Constitution that it seriously makes a straight-thinking and responsible citizen believe we no longer live in America. One of the bills already half way approved to becoming law would require all weapons to be locked up in safes or ...
In her column "Truth Floats despite tyranny on the Potomac" (The Signal, May 28), Susan Stamper Brown was right that allegations of high-level criminal activity can bring down a government.
I have a hard time following the rationale of global warming and climate change. I think the politicians and activists have it all wrong.
Regarding the article by the Rev. David Hegg "What is happening to the U.S.?" (May 26): To write negatively about the young American generation is very unfair, and untrue.
We have some questions about Benghazi and administration policies to ask of President Barack Obama and our fellow Americans:
If you ever get bored with mindless television or electronic games, try exercising your brain and watch for the many ironies in the media. Some are humorous and some are serious but you will always shake your head. Here's a few. Just in case a girl (even if she is but 12 years old) finds herself dismayed after having unprotected sex, she can now buy ...
My hat is off to teacher Monica Ratliff. With small campaign funds and an abundance of "common-sense" rhetoric, she defeated a strong favorite for a Los Angeles school board win.
When we read the Saugus Class of 2013 ad in the 5/24/2013 edition, and heard the enthusiastic cheers for the graduates at COC last Thursday night, our hearts were warmed. As the parents of three Saugus High grads, we salute the teachers and administration of all William S. Hart District schools, and all SCV elementary school districts. Our sons have gone on to be a VP of finance for ...
Hurray for Mr. Petzold's letter "Cemex bill would cost us millions") (May 24) about the millions more the city is going to spend on the Cemex deal.
I read Tina Dupuy's column "Apple could pay for Moore - and more" (May 28) and was frankly pretty amazed at the lack of intellectual consistency in it, though I probably shouldn't have been, given all the recent histrionics from the Left.
I just read Betty Arensons' May 24 column, "Where is the outrage?" wherein she describes all the recent and many of the past scandals attributed to this administration and wonders why there is not more public outrage.
We have just had another mass shooting and gun control advocates are all over it but maybe it would never have happened if someone in the Navy had done their job.
Be not influenced by our horrific experiences in Iraq, for they were the result of a lie. A lie to Congress, its citizens and our allies.
I just saw an ad for a new television comedy this fall. Since it is to be about the "family," I focused in.
In the past few weeks The Signal has printed two front-page articles that, when considered together, reveal some interesting things about our City Council.
Those on the left, center, and right all think they know best - in fact, that may be the only thing they do agree upon.
Lots of people are familiar with the reality TV show "Say Yes to the Dress," in which a bride to be allows an entourage to help pick out her wedding dress.
Regarding "Council votes down bag ban," Sept. 12, The Signal article contains the statement "Some council members spoke in favor of banning plastic bags but bristled at the implication that customers would be required to pay five or 10 cents a bag for the paper counterparts."
There can be only one memorialized statue at the entrance to Newhall: William S. Hart, the cowboy, actor, rancher and humanitarian who made the community and contributed his legacy for all to enjoy forever.
Health care definitely needs reform, but Obamacare, the so-called Affordable Care Act, is a travesty - as evidenced by the AFL-CIO now asking to be exempted.
Gary Horton's (no relation) column about war is very revealing in that it delves into the short-sightedness of liberal thinking.
I cannot believe that some people actually think that same-sex marriages ought not to exist. That is just plain brutal.
The student government at UCLA recently resolved to ban the term "illegal immigrant" because they consider it "racially derogatory language" which has led to "racial profiling practices, punitive policies targeting socially marginalized groups, hate crimes and violence."
In his letter to the editor in the Aug. 29 edition of The Signal, Brian Springer credits "The Butler" movie as truthful. It is not.