Santa Clarita Mayor Marsha McLean wants to fix the state's existing trains and railways with money already allocated for high-speed rail.
There were some tense moments for a van-load of camp kids Wednesday when their vehicle ended up blocking two southbound lanes of Interstate 5 at afternoon rush hour. About 4:15 p.m., a white van transporting children from a camp became involved in a minor collision with another vehicle, officials reported. An ambulance was dispatched to the southbound lanes of I-5 near Pico Canyon Road, a spokeswoman for the Los Angeles County Fire Department said. "It ...
A preliminary hearing date was set Wednesday for a local man accused of vehicular manslaughter in the death of his girlfriend last year. Bryon Jeffrey Murray, 29, was scheduled to appear in San Fernando Superior Court Aug. 24 in connection with the death of his girlfriend, Rosemary Flynn. Assistant District Attorney James R. Bozajian is expected to prosecute the Santa Clarita Valley man on two preliminary charges - involuntary manslaughter and vehicular manslaughter. His defense ...
Three women face burglary charges today following arrests made Tuesday night by deputies of the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station. The suspects, who were arrested separately and at different times, include two local women and an 18-year-old Sylmar woman, according to the sheriff's booking logs. The arrests were all made in a four-hour period between 5 p.m. and 9:15 p.m. The local suspects include a 53-year-old unemployed Valencia resident and a 38-year-old Canyon Country woman ...
A young woman studying to become a medical assistant is being called a hero today after coming to the aid of a shooting victim she found crawling on the ground on her way home from school.
Congressman Howard "Buck" McKeon delivered a grim report on national deficit spending during a speech Tuesday to local business leaders.
An off-duty probationary sheriff's deputy who shot up a car at a fast-food place in Stevenson Ranch is an anomaly, Sheriff's Department officials said Tuesday, following the release of a departmental review.
A man was hospitalized Tuesday after being shot in Canyon Country Monday night in the area of Jakes Way.
A brush fire destroyed 10 power poles and burned 24 acres in the area of Pearblossom Highway and Sierra Highway on Monday night, but no structures were damaged. The fire, which began at about 5 p.m., was 100 percent contained by Tuesday morning, said a spokesman from the Los Angeles County Fire Department. There was no report of injury. Highway 14 commuters encountered some road closures Monday night, including the closure of 25th Street, an ...
As Bob Skerstonas stands over a white cross hammered into a roadside cluster of dusty flowers, a roaring 18-wheel truck sends sand over his cowboy boots.
An elderly married couple who were shot and killed Friday by a retired local dentist lived in an upscale Beverly Hills-area retirement hotel, The Signal has learned following the release Sunday of the couple's identities.
Deputies were searching Monday for a man who attempted to break into a woman's Canyon Country home Sunday night and, when confronted by the homeowner, told her he was an air conditioning repair man. The woman reported she heard someone jiggling her front door shortly before 9 p.m. Sunday and, thinking it was her daughter returning home, didn't bother to get out of bed, a Sheriff's Department report said. She then heard a loud banging ...
Homeward-bound commuters heading for the Antelope Valley today might want to consider alternate routes to Highway 14 as emergency crews deal with a small but stubborn brush fire. "We're hearing about closures on Pearblossom Highway," Officer Raymond Lopez of the California Highway Patrol station in Antelope Valley said about 5:40 p.m. "It's all just happening, but we're hearing about closures on 25th Street and some streets leading to the (Highway) 14," he said. Shortly after ...
Sheriff's deputies are looking into the suspected drowning death of a Los Angeles man whose body was found in the deep end of a swimming pool in Valencia on Friday. Emergency crews were notified of a suspected drowning at a pool inside the Santa Fe condominium complex on Del Monte Drive, east of McBean Parkway, shortly after 11 a.m. Investigators were not sure if the man died of a heart attack or from drowning, said ...
A retired local dentist returned from an assisted living home in Los Angeles with his wife's aging parents, pulled in the driveway of his Bridgeport home and shot both in-laws as they sat in the car, then shot himself, according to a homicide detective detailing the double-murder-suicide in Valencia on Friday.
SANTA CLARITA - The Santa Clarita Valley has a new neighborhood of residents eager to cash in on Black Friday discounts and get their hands on the latest tech toys.
SANTA CLARITA - A 38-year-old Canyon Country man arrested twice in the last five months has been sentenced two years in prison after pleading no contest to a charge of possession of a firearm by a felon, a spokeswoman for the Los Angeles County District Attorney's office said Tuesday.
SANTA CLARITA - A stolen car found at the bottom of a 200-foot ravine in the Angeles National Forest off Sand Canyon Road will be left where it is, a California Highway Patrol sergeant said Tuesday after tow truck drivers convinced the CHP it was too difficult to retrieve.
A 27-year-old Palmdale man has been sentenced to six consecutive life terms plus 182 years in prison for his role in a string of armed robberies of electronics stores in the Santa Clarita and San Fernando valleys, a D.A. spokeswoman said Monday.
Children using just Lego bricks, computer boards and a lot of brain power demonstrated how they would respond to natural disasters.
Soup for the Soul provided soup for the belly Sunday as hundreds turned out to support the Bridge to Home shelter's inaugural fundraiser.
A chorus of half a dozen local marching bands sounded like winners this weekend at the Southern California School Band and Orchestra Association championships, with gold medals going to the bands from Hart High School and Valencia High School, according to local school officials and a competition representative.
SANTA CLARITA - One of the driest years in the history of California has left State Water Project contractors with just a trickle of the water they requested, and expect, from Northern California.
Rain, heavy at times, and hail played a part in at least half a dozen traffic collisions in the Santa Clarita Valley on Thursday, prompting a mud slide in Canyon Country and flooding in parts of Castaic, officials said.
SANTA CLARITA - A 19-year-old man arrested last month for allegedly spray-painting sexually explicit graffiti on at least three vehicles and one Valencia home has been re-arrested and charged with burglary, a local sheriff's deputy said Thursday.
SANTA CLARITA - A 19-year-old man arrested last month for allegedly spray-painting sexually explicit graffiti on at least three vehicles and one Valencia home was re-arrested Wednesday and charged with burglary, a local sheriff's deputy said.
Santa Clarita Valley sheriff's detectives investigating a crash in Valencia that claimed the life of a 72-year-old man were trying to notify his family about the fatality today, a detective said.
A Caltrans worker was injured and taken to the hospital Wednesday following a two-truck collision on Interstate 5 just south of the Highway 126 overpass, fire and law enforcement officials said.
All the photos of the smiling couple on display Tuesday at Real Life Church - riding dirt bikes, swimming, tossing a baseball and riding horses - reminded hundreds of friends that the funeral service was a celebration of life.
A Canyon Country businessman accused of trying to hire a hit man to kill his wife pleaded not guilty today to a charge of attempted murder, a spokeswoman for the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office said.