Our View | Solemn Duty: Never Forget

By The SignalEditorial Board We Americans have notoriously short attention spans. It’s always been true that we become absorbed in the major events of a day, then move on to What’s Next, caught up in the hustle and bustle of our daily lives.  And never has it been more so than it is in today’s digitally driven culture, where we

Our View | L.A. County: Listen to SCV

By The Signal Editorial Board Any illusions that Los Angeles County might consider community input before shoving a new detention facility for violent youth offenders

Our View | Independence, Warts and All

Editor’s note: The following is a reprint of a Signal editorial published July 4, 2020: By The Signal Editorial Board Today we celebrate our nation’s

Our View | Remarkable Grace Under Fire

“Captain… is awake. Vitals are a little low. Engineer is going to be DOA.” That radio transmission came from Fire Station 81. Urgent, while remaining

Our View | HMNH Plan Serves SCV

Santa Clarita is a great city. We love working and living here and being a vital part of this city. One of the essential qualities

Our View | DA Gascón Doubles Down

George Gascón is a menace. That’s not an outrageous statement. It’s the inescapable conclusion for any sane person who has been monitoring the L.A. County

Our View | City Takes Lead for Safety

2020’s most quiet disaster, as we stated in our editorial of Dec. 12, is becoming less and less quiet. “The least reported, most consequential election”

Our View | Which Heroes Are Favored?

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors is at it again — picking winners and losers in the COVID-19 pandemic. Everyone is familiar with the

Our View | For the Sake of Our Kids…

It’s time. Eleven months after the state closed our schools, and we are sneaking up on one entire year, lost.  We understand why the schools