Raise your hand if you think rosé wine is the lightweight stepchild of fine wine. We would expect to see a lot of hands raised about now. That's unfortunate because rosé deserves more respect than it often gets. Rosé is an incredibly user-friendly wine, whether it's paired with a variety of elegant, simple foods, or served alone to sip on a balmy summer night. Not only that, rosé is one of the most reasonably priced ...
The winners of the first Signal "Cutest Couple" contest are William Haddad and Hannah Kirk of Saugus.
The All Corked Up Wine Festival will be held 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday, May 9 in the parking lot of All Corked Up at 26340 Diamond Place, Santa Clarita.
"These are the times that try men's souls." - Thomas Paine The tomato plants killed Vito Corleone. I'm here to tell you. Forget that he was old. Forget that little brat was spraying insecticide in his face. I mean, the man had survived being riddled with bullets. Age and chemicals wouldn't do it. Don Vito Corleone, the Godfather, had a heart attack because he was working in the tomato garden - i.e. gardening, ipso facto ...
So I'm a guy, see. And I'm a little leery because I'm supposed to cover the opening of what can only be described as a "chick flick" for the theater. "Eve-olution," which opened at the Repertory East Playhouse last Friday, is touted as "A touching comedy about two women navigating the channels of motherhood." Not much guy-traction there.
You know Roast House for the food and the fun - inventive and delicious dishes served in a quiet, friendly atmosphere that gets jumping when the bands play on the patio. (Owner Michael Beurer has recently added DJ nights.) But it would be hard to pigeonhole the "type" of food served.
Canyon Theatre Guild (CTG) 24242 Main St., Newhall, CA 91321 Box Office Hours: Tuesday - Thursday 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.; Friday, Saturday and Sunday noon - 7 p.m. Phone: (661) 799-2702 www.canyontheatre.org Thursday, May 2, all day, Junior Cabaret Friday, May 22, 8 p.m., Opening: "A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum" Saturday, May 23, 8 p.m., "A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum" Sunday, May 24, 1 ...
It's here! It's here! Better than Christmas, Mother's Day and my birthday rolled into one, Cowboy Festival time!
Editor's note: Renowned Western artist Morgan Weistling's "The Dance" is the official poster art of the 2009 Santa Clarita Cowboy Festival. The following story about him first appeared in The Signal July 15, 2005:
I celebrated the very first Earth Day as a high school senior. We sat on the school lawn and made posters, talked the good talk and dreamed of how we were going to change the world.
For someone who absolutely loves tri-tip, Chuck Joseph doesn't spend a lot of time savoring it. He wolfs it down. Why? It's because his motor is always in high-rev and he's always thinking and creating and moving to the next project.
Of all the wines that are available, Spanish wines are some of our favorites. Every sip is a new discovery. Spanish wines offer the wine lover the best of both Old and New World style - plush and silky but not too jammy.
The Off-Broadway hit "Back to Bacharach and David" will have a short 23 performance engagement at The Music Box @ Fonda through May 17.
The "81 Series" returns to The Repertory East Playhouse on Friday, April 24, with the lighthearted comedy, "Eve-olution." The opening night wine reception begins at 7 p.m., with the curtain at 8 p.m.
John Boston and the Santa Clarita Valley Historical Society have joined forces to offer the SCV a new pictorial history published by Arcadia Publishing.