SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Hundreds of nurses in the San Francisco Bay area were braving rain showers to walk picket lines after going on strike Tuesday, union officials said.
Festival of Trees at Westfield Valencia Town Center, (between The Patios and Sears). General admission: $6 age 15 and older; $3 age 4 to 14; $4 age 65+; free age 3 and under. Purchase general admission tickets at the door. No online sales. For hours and more information visit www.scvbgc.org.
The National Weather Service has issued high wind warnings in Los Angeles County that will last until Friday evening.
A 29-year-old rain gutter cleaner and accused pot grower was in custody Thursday after his home laboratory exploded Wednesday, injuring two and prompting the evacuation of a Canyon Country apartment building.
A visual effects team from Encore, a subsidiary of Deluxe Entertainment Services Group, has set up a production unit at Santa Clarita Studios in a move that takes its services to the clients.
California United Bank has reported a number of events in the past week – including its second quarter earnings report, promotion of two executives and acquisition of a smaller bank.
The California June election results were abysmal for a free and democratic society.
Santa Clarita has been ranked as the No. 1 high-growth solar city in California by solar company Sunrun.
Brad Lanfranco has been named Ad Director at The Signal, publisher Randy Morton announced Thursday. The appointment is effective immediately.
U.S. builders started work on more single-family homes in May and requested the most permits to build homes and apartments in three and a half years. The increase suggests the housing market is slowly recovering even as other areas of the economy have weakened.
Ashley Slater recently graduated from Saugus High School after keeping perfect attendance from kindergarten all the way through 12th grade.
California United Bank and Premier Commercial Bancorp announced Friday that they have received all regulatory approvals necessary to merge. The two banks entered into an agreement to pursue a merger Dec. 9, 2011, local CUB officials previously said.
While stories abound of companies leaving California to do business in other states, Kirit Gajera, president and CEO of Canyon Plastics, Inc. in Santa Clarita, has a different story to tell.
At any given time in California, there are numerous bills in circulation dealing with - or dealing out - meritless lawsuits. In fact, scheming trial lawyers have become a seemingly unshakable facet of our state's identity. With more than 50 closed state courthouses, 205 closed courtrooms, reduced operating hours at 30 courthouses and more than 50 vacant judgeships due to state budget cuts, California's court system is beyond critical mass.
The old adage "There's no such thing as a free lunch" doesn't apply to Santa Clarita Valley youngsters this summer.
Santa Clarita's first Pacific Islander Festival drew large crowds to William S. Hart Park on Saturday.