LOS ANGELES - California could join Japan, Mexico and other earthquake-prone countries that alert residents to the approach of powerful shaking under a bill awaiting approval from Gov. Jerry Brown.
An autopsy on a body found burning near Castaic Lake may have been performed Saturday, but no new information regarding the possible identity of the body has been released, according to officials.
Residents of the Santa Clarita Valley have several options Wednesday to mark the 12th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.
Students in College of the Canyons' Medical Laboratory Technician program celebrated their graduation with a pinning ceremony recently – only the college's second class to graduate.
More than 140 people were arrested for driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol Friday as law enforcement agencies countywide ramped up their enforcement of such offenses ahead of Labor Day weekend.
Thunder rattled windows in Canyon Country and startled some Saugus residents awake early Friday as a moist monsoonal air mass moved through the Santa Clarita Valley.
In February 2012, California officially dissolved its 425 redevelopment agencies, which are locally controlled entities that used property tax revenue to partner with developers for projects in blighted areas.
The Santa Clarita Valley Aktion Club partnered with the Kiwanis and Bridges to Ability, to hold a car wash on Saturday to raise money to renovate The Painted Turtle Camp, which was damaged during last month's Powerhouse Fire.
The Affordable Healthcare Act – so-called Obamacare – seems to be having some troubles these days. The Obama Administration decided to delay the implementation of the employer mandate portion of the law until after the elections in 2014. The House last week voted to delay the individual mandate, although the Senate is not expected to take up the measure. On Thursday, President Obama acknowledged some "glitches" in the law's rollout.
I'm afraid I have to rain on Kevin Buck's tirade ("We shall overcome ... some day," July 16) and dilute it with a few actual facts.
On July 12, Malala Yousafzai, a 16-year-old Muslim girl, delivered an impassioned address at the United Nations to promote education of children worldwide.
Taverns, rebellion, corruption, battles and cliff hangers; William Shakespeare's "Henry IV, Part One" is missing only dragons and oversized wolves as it follows three groups of nobles as they plot and scheme for the throne.
Residents danced and tapped their feet to the beat of The Hodads at Valencia Marketplace on Friday. The Hodads performed in the first of six shows as part of the shopping center's 16th annual concert season. Photos by Jonathon Pobre
Two new account representatives, both local residents, joined The Signal this week to help Santa Clarita advertisers meet their business needs with the many multimedia options offered by the newspaper.
The number of reports of violent crimes in the Santa Clarita Valley has continued to decline, but reports of some types of property crimes have risen, according to statistics released this week by the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.
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.
Whether you believe in love at first sight or not, holding your child for the first time can make a believer out of anyone.
By most standards, Kayla Tinucci, 17, was an average high school student. She attends Canyon High and is involved in several extra curricular clubs, including the National Honors Society and the Key Club. Planning for the future and college were her top priorities, that is until a few years ago.
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
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