Though he retired today after about 40 years in the fire service, Los Angeles County Fire Department Assistant Chief Bill Niccum said his most important job still awaits him: that of a full-time father and husband.
The Santa Clarita Valley's proposed new courthouse - and with it a new Sheriff's Station under one plan - are on indefinite hold, a state agency has decided.
Los Angeles County officials have finalized an agreement with the U.S. Department of Justice to extend reforms at county juvenile probation camps that were set to expire this month.
Rep. Howard "Buck" McKeon and his Democratic opponent, Dr. Lee Rogers, have both far exceeded 2010 levels of spending in their race to represent California's 25th Congressional District.
Of the eight state candidates who are vying to represent parts of the Santa Clarita Valley in the state Legislature, none has raised or spent more than Sen. Fran Pavley, D-Santa Monica, who is running for re-election to the redrawn 27th State Senate District.
A passerby discovered the body of a woman slumped over the steering wheel inside a locked car in Canyon Country, Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station officials said Saturday.
Santa Clarita Valley residents flocked to Valencia's Bridgeport Park on Saturday for the Samuel Dixon Family Health Centers' 10th annual Rubber Ducky Festival.
Over the protests of some citizens, the Santa Clarita City Council voted this week to move forward with additional study on a plan to link Dockweiler Drive with Lyons Avenue.
Some of the Santa Clarita Valley's major thoroughfares will see speed limit increases soon, Santa Clarita City Council members agreed this week.
The College of the Canyons officially marked the completion of its Valencia campus library expansion project during a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Wednesday.
The Santa Clarita City Council unanimously reaffirmed the city's two-tier health benefit system for city employees and council members on Tuesday.
A father has vowed to continue his dead son's quest to subdivide a two-acre plot in Placerita Canyon, despite the Santa Clarita Planning Commission's decision to deny the land split.
The city of Santa Clarita has changed the hours for some of the facilities at the Santa Clarita Sports Complex on Centre Pointe Parkway.
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.