Holiday travelers hit the road Friday for Labor Day weekend, backing up traffic on Interstate 5 despite rising gas prices.
For better or worse, it is fair to say that sites such as Facebook have changed the way we communicate. Those who participate in social-media sites share much of their personal details with "friends" and, possibly, the world.
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Another rabid bat has been found in the Santa Clarita Valley, according to a Health Department website.
Sheriff's deputies arrested one person for driving under the influence at a sobriety checkpoint in Valencia that kicked off the Labor Day driving weekend.
College of the Canyons will host two free Resume Rally events next week to help students and residents create, enhance and fine-tune their professional resumes.
Here are the results of The-Signal.com's latest Reader Meter poll.
Congressman Howard "Buck" McKeon's office will host the annual Service Academy Information Night at College of the Canyons from 7 p.m.-9 p.m. on Sept. 14.
Santa Clarita Valley high school students are invited to Hart district's College & Career Fair on Sept. 7 to learn how to set goals for life beyond high school.
A Long Beach pilot made a safe emergency landing on Sierra Highway in Acton on Thursday afternoon.
Due to the high demand for tickets, the Canyon Theatre Guild's production of "Always...Patsy Cline" is being held over for two additional performances. The CTG has added performances at 8 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 3 and 2 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 4.
Growing up on the East Coast, we remember when the world of wine revolved largely around Europe, particularly France and Italy. These Old World wines, as they are known, made up most of the world's notable wines. Although wine had been produced for centuries in the Americas - or the New World - the commercial wine industry in California hadn't exploded onto the scene yet.
Regarding "Locals need to speak up about Newhall Ranch," Aug. 25:
Last week, we spent five beautiful and memorable days in Israel.
I was skeptical about the city's ability to run our libraries properly, especially given the haphazard planning that went into it. I decided to be optimistic and give it a chance. I have tried our new libraries now, and they do not measure up to what we received from the county.
HOUSTON (AP) - C.J. Wilson's run of solid starts for the Los Angeles Angels came to an abrupt end on Tuesday night.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Clayton Kershaw pitched eight strong innings for his major league leading 17th win and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Washington Nationals 4-1 Tuesday night.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - UCLA running back and Valencia High graduate Steven Manfro left the practice field on a cart Tuesday after apparently injuring his knee.
The last month for the California Senate and Assembly to pass or kill bills this year has begun. At the end of August, Gov. Jerry Brown will have one month to sign or veto bills that make it through the Legislature. Many of the bills that have had been on the Valley Industry & Commerce Association's (VICA) radar in 2014 are still in circulation, for better or for worse.
In the best seller "Good to Great," author Jim Collins states that any organization that wants to improve should start by getting the right people, as he says, "on the bus and the wrong people off it."
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Ken Cornett stood a couple of hundred feet away from the performance stage at the August Thursday night Art Slam.
TV crews from the series "NCIS" built a fake safety deposit room inside the break room of the Bank of Santa Clarita's main branch in which the cameramen shot a few hours of film. By the time the editing was completed, the scene probably only made it into three or four minutes of the TV show.
I'm a little over 6 months away from turning the big 3-0, and I've taken a lot of time to ponder on these last 10 years and what lessons I've learned, trials I've overcome and how I have changed overall as a person. A lot of big things happened in these past ten years, getting married, having three children, graduating college, starting a career, becoming a stay-at-home mom, leaving it all to pursue our dreams, moving cross country and shifting our focus. Through all of this I've learned a little about life and a lot ...
NEW YORK (AP) - Joan Rivers' family is confirming that the comedian is on life support after going into cardiac arrest last week during a procedure at a doctor's office.
Santa Clarita Valley sheriff's deputies investigating summertime robberies on Canyon Country bike paths have arrested an additional juvenile, bringing to seven the number apprehended in the crackdown, officials said Tuesday.
MOSCOW (AP) - Riding a wave of military gains by Russia-backed rebels, President Vladimir Putin has made it exceedingly clear that he wants a peace deal for Ukraine on his terms and will not be stopped by economic costs.
BEIRUT (AP) - An Internet video posted online Tuesday purported to show the beheading of U.S. journalist Steven Sotloff by the Islamic State group, which called it retribution for continued U.S. airstrikes in Iraq.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Thirty-two teens escaped from a Nashville youth detention center by crawling under a weak spot in a fence late Monday, and nine of them were still on the run Tuesday, a spokesman said.
MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) - Al-Shabab's top leader was in one of two vehicles hit Monday night by a U.S. military strike, a member of the Somali Islamic extremist group said Tuesday.