Dave Bossert

ElectionsVoteSome twenty-five years ago or so, then L.A. County Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich had the vision to set up what was known then as rural town councils in the Santa Clarita Valley. He could see that the area was developing and becoming a refuge for y(more..)

ElectionsVoteThere are so many fundraising events in the Santa Clarita Valley that they begin to smear together into a psychedelic swirl of invites that I pitch into the trash bin as fast as they are opened. So, it was unusual to see one, which was handed to me, (more..)

ElectionsVoteLast week, I went down to the weekly Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors (BOS) meeting to support the Newhall Ranch project that was before the board for approval. I think that the first phase of the project, Landmark Village and Mission Village,(more..)

ElectionsVoteThe local environmental terrorists are continuing to fight the Newhall Ranch development like Don Quixote attacking a windmill. The housing project has been in the planning stages for decades and is one of the most thought out, environmentally friend(more..)

ElectionsVoteWell, if you noticed the SCV Beacon was down for a good week because of particularly vicious hack attack. I know what you’re thing; “Was it Chuck Champion at the Signal?” I don’t think so because this was a very sophisticated (more..)

ElectionsVoteLast week, I lambasted the new owner/publisher Chuck Champion of The Signal for his inappropriate public outburst at a Santa Clarita City Council meeting. In the video of his appearance, he made untrue and unfounded accusations against City Councilma(more..)

ElectionsVoteWhen I first moved to the Santa Clarita Valley thirty-seven years ago there was a mighty local newspaper, The Signal. Back then, about a third or more of SCV residents subscribed to that paper and many others picked it up at stores and the coin opera(more..)

ElectionsVoteI have written about the topic of local trolls, those that just want to post insults and expletives online, several times over the years and recently was prompted to revisit it. My last commentary was an open letter to Supervisor Barger regarding my (more..)

ElectionsVoteDear Supervisor Barger, I am writing to you regarding the Chiquita Canyon Landfill and its importance to the Santa Clarity Valley and Los Angeles County. The recent regional planning hearings in the West Ranch communities showed significant support (more..)

ElectionsVoteMany months before this latest video of a passenger being forcibly removed from a United flight hit the news, I stopped doing business with United Airlines. Here is what I wrote at the time: Like many business travelers, I had succumbed to the siren(more..)

ElectionsVoteI love this time of year. We turned the clocks forward last week. The days are getting progressively longer and will continue to do so until the summer solstice, one of the best days of the year. The temperatures are starting to rise, especially in t(more..)

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