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Betty Arenson: Dispelling the parables

Republicans must do more for electoral successes than stand idly and watch Democrats self-destruct. They need to buck up, get their voices heard and stop allowing Demo... » Read More
Posted: oct. 31, 2014 2:00 a.m. | Betty Arenson: Dispelling the parables Comments 11 Comments
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Steve Lunetta: Uncle Earl’s voter’s guide

My uncle is a wonderful curmudgeon. He can be crusty, abrasive, and annoying but his opinions are often worth listening to. » Read More
Posted: oct. 30, 2014 2:00 a.m. | Steve Lunetta: Uncle Earl’s voter’s guide Comments 4 Comments
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Bob Kellar: Why Measure S must pass

In just a few days, we will vote on Measure S, the referendum on Santa Clarita's plan for reducing the number of billboards in the city. » Read More
Posted: oct. 30, 2014 2:00 a.m. | Bob Kellar: Why Measure S must pass Comments 26 Comments
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Gary Horton: Election season is spookier than Halloween

Ah, election time. Wedged between Halloween and Thanksgiving, elections are an evil mix of the two, where a scary assortment of creatures from the political underworld... » Read More
Posted: oct. 29, 2014 2:00 a.m. | Gary Horton: Election season is spookier than Halloween Comments 5 Comments
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PAID ENDORSEMENT: Actions speak louder than words: Vote for Knight

Editor's note: The following column is a paid endorsement. » Read More
Posted: oct. 29, 2014 2:00 a.m. | PAID ENDORSEMENT: Actions speak louder than words: Vote for Knight Comments 19 Comments
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Measure S is a socialist power grab by the city

I have watched closely and attended Santa Clarita City Council meetings regarding the digital billboard deal appearing on the Nov. 4 ballot as Measure S, and I have co... » Read More
Posted: oct. 27, 2014 10:41 p.m. | Updated: oct. 27, 2014 10:41 p.m. | Measure S is a socialist power grab by the city Comments 3 Comments
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David Hegg: Falling into joy this season

It's finally happening. The long, hot summer at last has succumbed to our hopes for the cool breath of autumn. » Read More
Posted: oct. 26, 2014 2:00 a.m. | David Hegg: Falling into joy this season Comments 1 Comment
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Gary Horton: America’s misplaced security

When I hold you in my arms » Read More
Posted: oct. 23, 2014 2:00 a.m. | Gary Horton: America’s misplaced security Comments 122 Comments
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Larry McClements: The price of Measure S is too steep for our valley

As a 28-year resident of the SCV, I could not disagree more with those arguing a "yes" vote on Measure S. » Read More
Posted: oct. 22, 2014 2:00 a.m. | Larry McClements: The price of Measure S is too steep  for our valley Comments 39 Comments
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Kevin Buck: The long and short of it

Back in 2012, Mitt Romney was on a mission from God and the GOP to save America and the world from the Kenyan, secret Muslim, fascist, socialist and wimp dictator, Pre... » Read More
Posted: oct. 21, 2014 2:00 a.m. | Kevin Buck: The long and short of it Comments 53 Comments
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William L. Blowers: Why I'm voting NO on S

After having read and heard many arguments pro and con on this controversial issue, I have concluded that the entire thing is fishy at best. I am voting against it fo... » Read More
Posted: oct. 20, 2014 10:01 a.m. | Updated: oct. 20, 2014 10:01 a.m. | William L. Blowers: Why I'm voting NO on S Comments 19 Comments
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David W. Hegg: The necessity of prizing the uphill climb

Years ago I listened as a world-champion bicycle rider was being interviewed following one of the Tour de France stages. When asked his strategy he explained, "I alway... » Read More
Posted: oct. 19, 2014 2:00 a.m. | David W. Hegg: The necessity of prizing the uphill climb Comments 4 Comments
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Tammy Messina: How free is our free press?

I have to ask the question, how free is the press these days? Two months after the initial incident in Ferguson, there's still on-going news coverage. Yet there is lit... » Read More
Posted: oct. 17, 2014 2:00 a.m. | Tammy Messina: How free is our free press? Comments 28 Comments
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Steve Lunetta: The tempest in a teapot

Do you ever think that some people sit around looking for something to be angry at? It's a little bit like the old man who sits in his front yard and yells at the kids... » Read More
Posted: oct. 16, 2014 2:00 a.m. | Steve Lunetta: The tempest in a teapot Comments 23 Comments
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Measure S: Vote Yes

I sincerely believe had there not been a city council election soon after ordinance 14-02 (billboard deal) was approved by a 3 to 1 council vote, with one member absta... » Read More
Posted: oct. 13, 2014 2:00 a.m. | Measure S: Vote Yes Comments 41 Comments
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Measure S: Vote No

If you don't want 6 giant digital billboards lighting up the sky 24/7 in Santa Clarita vote No on Measure S. » Read More
Posted: oct. 13, 2014 2:00 a.m. | Measure S: Vote No Comments 9 Comments
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David Hegg: Marriage makes a comeback in society

By virtue of a happy providence, my wife and I were in Venice, Italy, when George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin got married. » Read More
Posted: oct. 10, 2014 11:02 p.m. | David Hegg: Marriage makes a comeback in society Comments 39 Comments
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Terri Lovell: The malaise of the golden bear

Every year, more Americans leave the Golden State in search of a lower cost of living, lower taxes and better employment opportunities. » Read More
Posted: oct. 10, 2014 2:00 a.m. | Terri Lovell: The malaise of the golden bear Comments 39 Comments
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Steve Lunetta: What I did this summer

My wife and I just got back from a trip to Lake Tahoe. Before your eyes completely gloss over as I pull out the slides of our vacation, I hope to slip in a few meaning... » Read More
Posted: oct. 09, 2014 2:00 a.m. | Steve Lunetta: What I did this summer Comments 14 Comments
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Gary Horton: Oh brother, what’s going on?

Mother, mother » Read More
Posted: oct. 08, 2014 2:00 a.m. | Gary Horton: Oh brother, what’s going on? Comments 45 Comments
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Jonathan Kraut: Primer of November propositions

Most of us will shortly receive an absentee ballot in the mail for the upcoming Nov. 4 election. Other than the continuous and deceptive ranting by health care lobbies... » Read More
Posted: oct. 07, 2014 2:00 a.m. | Jonathan Kraut: Primer of November propositions  Comments 12 Comments
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TimBen Boydston: Measure S ‘Impartial Analysis’ is not telling the truth

Why didn't the city attorney do as he said he would and tell the public the truth about the billboard deal on the November ballot? » Read More
Posted: oct. 07, 2014 2:00 a.m. | TimBen Boydston: Measure S ‘Impartial Analysis’ is not telling the truth Comments 13 Comments
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SCV has been shortchanged by its Sanitation District

It needs to be said: The Santa Clarita Valley Sanitation District, headed by Council members Laurene Weste, Bob Kellar, and county Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich, ha... » Read More
Posted: oct. 06, 2014 2:00 a.m. | SCV has been shortchanged by its Sanitation District Comments 13 Comments
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David Hegg: Enjoying the challenge

Earlier this week I was asked if writing a weekly column is becoming a chore. It went like this. "Do you ever get tired of facing a deadline every week? Do you think t... » Read More
Posted: oct. 05, 2014 2:00 a.m. | David Hegg: Enjoying the challenge Comments 0 Comments
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Betty Arenson: Outrage and Benghazi

Recently President Barack Obama was outraged - again. This was about one of the last two beheadings by terrorists - those "junior varsity" guys. » Read More
Posted: oct. 03, 2014 2:00 a.m. | Betty Arenson: Outrage and Benghazi Comments 42 Comments
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Gary Horton: You can save lives now in the SCV

I almost can't stand opening The Signal anymore out of empathy pain. » Read More
Posted: oct. 01, 2014 2:00 a.m. | Gary Horton: You can save lives now in the SCV Comments 34 Comments
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SCV goes international

Foreign investment into the United States is nothing new. Recent media coverage shows that such investments take many forms: purchases of hotels in Studio City, starti... » Read More
Posted: oct. 01, 2014 2:00 a.m. | SCV goes international Comments 0 Comments
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Kevin Buck: Six of one­– half dozen of the other

I have been writing these diatribes for a long, long time, and for the most part they have been hyper partisan political opinions, which purposefully rile the oppositi... » Read More
Posted: sep. 30, 2014 2:00 a.m. | Kevin Buck: Six of one­– half dozen of the other Comments 63 Comments
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Hussein Rashid: More than a military response required to beat ISIS

As ISIS appears to be gaining ground in Iraq, there seems to be a lack of a grand strategy coming out of the White House. The low hum of drone warfare, as opposed to c... » Read More
Posted: sep. 28, 2014 11:13 p.m. | Hussein Rashid: More than a military response required to beat ISIS Comments 34 Comments
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Gene Lyons: Cotton's claims about Obama

Tell your Mama. » Read More
Posted: sep. 28, 2014 11:12 p.m. | Gene Lyons: Cotton's claims about Obama Comments 6 Comments
 

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