As the Powerhouse Fire slowly winds down, estimates of the damage it has caused continue to add up.
After more than four hours of interviews and voting Wednesday afternoon, members of the William S. Hart Union High School District governing board selected Valencia resident Chris Fall to fill a vacant seat on the board.
College of the Canyons' welding technology program was recently named as one of the best in California for preparing students to enter the professional manufacturing realm, according to an organization dedicated to improving and expanding the field.
LAKE HUGHES - When Holly Solberg came to visit Lake Hughes last weekend for a brief vacation, she expected to spend a relaxing time with her mother who lives in the area.
The race to fill the vacant seat on the William S. Hart Union High School District board got a little less crowded Tuesday when two candidates withdrew their names from consideration, according to a district spokeswoman.
County supervisors voted recently to move forward with a proposed ordinance that would give tax incentives to private property owners who accept historical designation for properties located in unincorporated areas of Los Angeles County.
Fourteen Santa Clarita Valley residents have thrown their hats in the ring to fill a vacancy on the governing board for the William S. Hart Union High School District.
Santa Clarita land parcels that lie in areas designated as high-fire risk zones could be subject to new building and maintenance requirements in the near future, should the City Council give final approval to state-proposed changes for local fire-zone boundary maps.
While firefighters made progress toward containing the three-day-old Powerhouse Fire burning north of the Santa Clarita Valley, the blaze still grew to more than 5,000 acres in size as of Saturday night, according to officials.
During a ceremony that was at times celebratory and at times somber, a record number of students walked across the stage at College of the Canyons Friday morning to receive their associate-degree diplomas.
The principal of Arroyo Seco Junior High School, Rhondi Durand, was arrested this week for investigation of driving under the influence of alcohol, a Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station official said Thursday.
Painting a house chartreuse with purple stripes will be more than a demonstration of bad taste - it'll be against the law, Santa Clarita City Council members decided this week.
With a unanimous vote, members of the Santa Clarita City Council voted Tuesday to approve rate increases for trash-collection services within the city.
"Do you want to see some of my legs?" asked Kevin D. Korenthal, a smile on his face.
Most local school districts will see fewer layoffs this year than originally expected, according to officials.
The city of Santa Clarita has unveiled a new mobile phone app to spotlight its system of hiking and areas of open space trails, adding to a growing collection of mobile offerings from the city.
A man was stabbed to death in Canyon Country late Friday night in what detectives say may have been a gang-related incident.
Santa Clarita city workers received an average total wage of $31,115 in 2012, according to a recently released survey of local government workers' pay prompted by the city of Bell scandal.
With longtime Santa Clarita City Councilman Frank Ferry electing not to run, the deadline to register for April's City Council race has been extended until Wednesday, officials said Friday.
SAN FERNANDO - For Deputy District Attorney Moira Curry, the case of three men accused of robbing a bank in Canyon Country and leading police on a high-speed chase to Los Angeles shows what happens to "the best laid plans of mice and men."
With California's budget expected to show a surplus this year Democratic Gov. Jerry Brown is taking aim at bolstering the state education system and tearing down a portion of the state's "wall of debt," according to a proposal unveiled Thursday.
The number of solar permits issued in Santa Clarita soared to more than 1,100 in 2013, almost double the number issued the year before, according to figures from the city.
Two additional people have confirmed to The Signal that they are planning to run for Santa Clarita City Council in April, while another said Wednesday he is strongly leaning toward a bid.
SANTA CLARITA - A motorcyclist who reportedly fled an attempted traffic stop on Soledad Canyon Road crashed his bike Wednesday near the intersection of Camp Plenty Road and was transported to the hospital, according to officials.
Members of the Santa Clarita Planning Commission voted Tuesday to recommend the City Council approve a proposal to work with the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority to remove many of Santa Clarita's billboards, even as some advertising companies said the move would damage their businesses.
The Walt Disney Company's plan to boost filming at its Golden Oak movie ranch in Placerita Canyon sailed over another hurdle Tuesday as the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors approved permits for the proposal.
SANTA CLARITA - Los Angeles County supervisors voted Tuesday to put a Christian cross back on the county seal almost a decade after it was removed amid threats of a lawsuit.
A little more than a year ago, property owners in Los Angeles County received mailers that some said were easily confused with junk mail.
Roadblocks, some of them physical, haven't kept Hart district officials from making significant progress on the long-discussed Castaic High School construction project.
A parking lot at College of the Canyons played host to an assorted collection of computers, televisions, vacuum cleaners and even some Christmas lights Saturday as a steady stream of cars rolled by to drop off old electronics for recycling, and raise some money for Hart High School in the process.