Film and TV productions bring revenue and jobs to Santa Clarita and you just might run into a film crew any day. Here are some productions that are currently shooting around town.
The county coroner conducted an autopsy Monday on the body of an Agua Dulce man found dead at the scene of a single-car crash Friday.
A pickup truck on fire closed lanes on the northbound Interstate 5 between Lake Hughes Road and Templin Highway for a short time on Monday evening, authorities said.
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By the time you read this week's column, there's a good chance the current political/economic decision we've all been waiting for will have been made.
I sympathize with the children of illegal immigrants, as described in Steve Lunetta's July 25 column ("Kids of Illegal Immigrants are Americans"), but his suggestion that we allow them to become citizens is disturbing.
I am a staunch Republican, but I do not understand the total intransigence on increasing revenue from those who can afford it, millionaires and big business.
Nice article in The Signal's "Wheels" section on July 25, detailing how credit scores affect our automobile insurance premiums.
I had a very nice experience at Valencia Library on July 26, after receiving a very nice card through the mail, informing me that I could pick up my library card at any of the three libraries.
So a deal was struck, and default looks like it will be avoided - for now.
A live rabid bat has been found in a Newhall home, a county health department official said Monday, the fifth rabid bat found in the Santa Clarita Valley this year.
The College of the Canyons Foundation named Richard and Marian Sandnes on Monday as the recipients of the college's "Silver Spur" Community Service Award for 2012.
The Love Ride, a fundraising tradition that draws motorcycle riders to Castaic Lake and raises money for autism research, will be back this fall following a hiatus due to the poor economy, organizers announced Monday.
A Valencia resident and Holocaust survivor, Margot Webb, who was honored by Assemblyman Cameron Smyth, R-Santa Clarita, may have made contact with a school-age friend after her story spread back to her home country of Germany.
It may start with the TV not being loud enough or the inability to follow a conversation.
ATLANTA (AP) - Two candidates officially live with their parents. One rents a room from a contributor. Another won and lost elections in one state, then moved to another in a bid to get back into the U.S. Senate.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Western business connections are complicating efforts to bring economic sanctions against executives and companies closely aligned with Russian President Vladimir Putin's inner circle. A prime example: the Russian Direct Investment Fund, a $10 billion sovereign wealth fund that's escaped sanctions in spite of international efforts to punish Russia for its incursions in Ukraine.
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama's acknowledgement the U.S. still lacks a strategy for defeating the growing extremist threat emanating from Syria reflects a still unformed international coalition.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Lawmakers are sending Gov. Jerry Brown a bill that would make California the first to impose a statewide ban on single-use plastic bags.
GRANADA HILLS - The Dan Kelley era at Golden Valley High School didn't get off to a good start; it got off to a great start, as the new-look Grizzlies began his coaching tenure with a 45-17 victory over Granada Hills Charter High School at John Elway Stadium on Friday night.
The Saugus football team proved it can put up points in a hurry during its season opener against Simi Valley.
CHINO HILLS - Hart fans certainly expected to see quarterback Brady White break school records this season.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Tough new Texas abortion restrictions are on hold after a federal judge found Republican-led efforts to hold abortion clinics to hospital-level operating standards unconstitutional in a ruling that spares more than a dozen clinics from imminent closure.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - State corrections officials on Friday agreed to shift mentally ill inmates into separate specialized housing that will offer them more treatment instead of placing them in the same isolation units as other inmates, a decision that marks a major shift in how the system deals with such prisoners.
An experimental Ebola drug healed all 18 monkeys infected with the deadly virus in a study, boosting hopes that the treatment might help fight the outbreak raging through West Africa - once more of it can be made.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Gov. Jerry Brown appealed a court ruling that struck down tenure and other job protections for California's teachers, setting himself apart from leaders in some other states who have fought to end such protections or at least raise the standards for obtaining them.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A 33-year-old slice of cake from Prince Charles and Princess Diana's 1981 wedding has sold at auction for $1,375.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A judge has blocked a marijuana farmers market in Los Angeles and ordered organizers to shut down their business.
In observance of Labor Day, public school and public services such as U.S. mail and government and court offices will be shut down Monday.
Editor's note: The following story corrects an earlier version posted Aug. 23 that incorrectly said what the 'ice bucket challenge' money would be used for. All proceeds from the ice bucket challenge for Cary Dermer went to the ALS Association.