Sierra (A4318003) is a cute 3-year-old terrier and one of the sweetest, most loving dogs at Castaic Shelter. Hard to believe Sierra was a stray, she cleans up so well. Sierra gets along with other dogs, walks nicely on a leash and just adores people. She will sit for treats and will make an awesome canine companion for just about anyone. Do you have room in your heart and home for Sierra?
By now, we've all made re-useable grocery bags a part of our everyday lives.
Trustee Bruce Fortine is being challenged by community activist Diana Shaw over Seat 4 of the Santa Clarita Community College District, which oversees College of the Canyons.
County sheriff's deputies arrested 16 people in a prostitution sting in Castaic this week, according to county arrest data.
Here are the results of The-Signal.com's latest Reader Meter poll.
The cost of food prices has continued its steady increase since 2009 on the local front, as well as nationally, a Signal special report to be published Sunday has found.
It's hard to tell what you're going to get with a local band interview. You could come face-to-face with a nostalgic, amateur hippie (a rare breed for this day-and-age) or encounter a high school dreamer merely in it for the fame and the groupies.
As a mid-season replacement for "Doubt," "The Boys Next Door," written by Tom Griffin and directed by REP newcomer Jeff Johnson, is a humorous and inspiring drama. With a powerhouse cast of REP alumni (George Cummings, Gregor Manns, Carole Catanzaro, Jeff Alan Lee, Michael Collins, Barry Agin) and new faces (Kevin Rhedin, Marc Segal and Jennifer Beth Lambertus), "The Boys Next Door" is sure to touch your heart and tickle your funny bone.
Kathy Lively has picked up the microphone as lead singer for the Santa Clarita Valley band Tribute.
It was a hot, smoky room, full of the moneyed e
California United Bank released its second quarter results this week, announcing income was up 45.8-percent over the prior year. The bank also reported 49.8-percent growth in total assets to $796.7 million.
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Summer sunset concert
With the recent news that those in Los Angeles County caught by red-light camera aren't legally required to appear in court or pay their infraction fines, it's painfully obvious that the system, though beneficial, is flawed.
I'm tired of hearing Democrats say they are being "held hostage" by Republicans. They have mastered the art of the 30-second sound bite for maximum impact and shock value. Unfortunately, this tactic does nothing to further intelligent debate to arrive at real solutions.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Gio Gonzalez picked a good time to earn his first victory for Washington in the second half, coming against a talented Dodgers lineup the Nationals could see in the postseason.
We've talked a lot over the past few years about Hart graduate and professional softball player Jessica Shults.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti has used Labor Day to call for raising the city's minimum wage.
ATLANTA (AP) - On Labor Day, Cole Hamels and the Philadelphia bullpen spread the workload on a no-hitter.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The FBI said Monday it was addressing allegations that online accounts of several celebrities, including Oscar-winner Jennifer Lawrence, had been hacked, leading to the posting of their nude photographs online.
When you're homeless, you carry everything you have with you. That makes it tough to sleep or go into a store, much less look for a job. It's one of the everyday realities of living homeless that most people don't consider.
"Out of the Past" is upgraded to Blu-ray this week, as are more "Looney Tunes" shorts, and a number of fan-favorite titles mark their DVD debut. (Warner Archive titles are available at warnerarchive.com.)
Our kids are our world. We love them, and we can't imagine our lives without them (well, maybe we could for very short stretches on secluded, white sandy beaches...) But mostly, we are addicted to them in all their sweet stickiness. No matter what, we always want to remain within a snuggles reach of their cherubic-ness.
PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) - North Korea gave foreign media access on Monday to three detained Americans who said they have been able to contact their families and - watched by officials as they spoke - called for Washington to send a high-ranking representative to negotiate for their freedom.
PALMDALE (AP) - Los Angeles County sheriff's officials say a deputy has been injured in a rollover accident on the 14 Freeway near Palmdale.
ERIE, Colo. (AP) - All five people aboard a small plane that crashed near an airport north of Denver have died, a spokesman for the National Transportation Board said.
WASHINGTON (AP) - As states liberalize their marijuana laws, public officials and safety advocates worry that more drivers high on pot will lead to a big increase in traffic deaths. Researchers, though, are divided on the question.
MOSCOW (AP) - Pro-Russian rebels softened their demand for full independence Monday, saying they would respect Ukraine's sovereignty in exchange for autonomy - a shift that reflects Moscow's desire to strike a deal at a new round of peace talks.
THERMAL (AP) - A Southern California high school has retired a controversial Arab mascot.
SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) - Celebrity chef Todd English, who has opened restaurants around the country and written multiple cookbooks, was arrested Sunday on a charge of driving while intoxicated, authorities said.