Deputies with the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station are urging caution for people looking to purchase gift cards.
The new year brings with it a series of new transportation-related laws set to go into effect statewide. Below are the details for some of the more notable changes in store for 2014.
The Valley Industry and Commerce Association (VICA) saw a record legislative session in 2013: a 90 percent success rate in the Senate and Assembly and an 84 percent success rate once Gov. Jerry Brown's signatures and vetoes were factored in.
Improving communication between real estate licensees and appraisers would minimize valuation issues that stall all too often or doom the sale of a home.
The month of January provides the opportunity to review, refocus and renew. At no other time during the course of the year does such a profound occasion exist.
Dennis Junker, President
Every Sunday, The Signal publishes community announcements sent in by readers.
"Pearl Harbor was bombed this morning on this day of December 7th, 1941. Japanese bombers made a sneak attack on Pearl Harbor, Honolulu, Guam and other United States possessions in the Pacific."
Owls, snakes, turtles and other critters awed dozens of visitors at Placerita Canyon Nature Center's "Native Live Animal Presentation" on Saturday in Newhall.
More than 350 people crowded the memorial service for a beloved Canyon High School and Brigham Young University football player Saturday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Canyon Country.
This year, Newhall resident Merry Graham won the Duncan Hines Sweet Stars dessert contest with her Chocolate Crusted Tart with Orange Yogurt Crème and Fresh Raspberries.
For Canyon Country business owner Adam Guyot, the fight against cancer is personal.
Officials with the Los Angeles County Coroner's Department have identified the man killed Wednesday after being struck by a vehicle while riding his bicycle in Saugus as 47-year-old Newhall resident Luis Ochoa.
Nearly 13,000 people turned out for Real Life Church's third Halloween extravaganza Saturday, which offered everything from knights jousting on horseback to acrobats performing gravity-defying performances, all with a Medieval theme.
Brass flashed in the sunshine and nervous flag girls practiced routines one more time as the 30th annual Rampage Field Show took over Cougar Stadium again Saturday, the only marching band competition featuring five Santa Clarita Valley high schools.
I viewed the Super Bowl played on February 2 as the clash of generations within the NFL.
When Gene Natali teaches high school students about money, he likes to give them two simple imaginary tasks.
Canyon Cowboys girls basketball senior Monica Friedl said the team feels invincible since its win over Valencia two weeks ago.
At the end of the first month of the year, are your objectives for 2014 being met? Have the results versus your goals left a gap? Are you worried that what happened or what didn't happen in January can spread to February? Or March?
A team made up of students from Valencia's California Institute of the Arts took home second-place honors in the "Imaginations" competition put on by Walt Disney Imagineering, an arm of the Walt Disney Company responsible for developing the company's parks, resorts and attractions.
As A.L. Gil slowly made his way to the center of the sanctuary, most may have expected a gentle message delivered by the 78 year old silver haired minister.
In May, 1976 I had just finished what I first thought was my junior year of college. When I put a pencil to things, I discovered I was not 12 months away from graduation, but closer to two years.
The Santa Clarita Valley has a robust coalition to attract jobs and business to the area, including the city's business staff, the SCV Chamber of Commerce and the SCV Economics Development Corporation.
One goal every owner should have is getting and keeping employees aligned within their company. It's a tall order -- and it is never finished -- but the operational and financial gains are worth the ongoing effort.
Two months after a congressional subcommittee determined it needs a cost estimate before considering a bill to block a mega-mine in Canyon Country, the request to conduct the estimate hasn't been made, The Signal has learned.
The Newhall County Water District has won its sixth consecutive award for fiscal responsibility.
Santa Clarita city facilities, including City Hall and all branches of the city public library system, will be closed Monday to mark Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.
The number of reported Part 1 crimes handled by the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station in 2013 was higher than in 2012 but still significantly lower than five years ago, according to data released Friday by the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.
About 35 people turned out Saturday at St. Stephen's Episcopal Church in Valencia to learn more about the Affordable Care Act and Covered California - the state's health insurance exchange.
I recently conversed with the owner of a profitable company. She was interested in addressing some issues so she could return her attention to growing the business.