The Santa Clarita Community Court Diversion Program is an alternative to the juvenile justice system for first-time, nonviolent juvenile offenders.
Willie Arste couldn't have found Angel Food Ministries at a better time.
Monday marked the end of one era in California politics and the rebirth of another. Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger ended seven tumultuous years in Sacramento and former Gov. Jerry Brown re-assumed the reins of government after a 28-year hiatus.
Here are the results of The-Signal.com's latest Reader Meter poll.
Four local high schools will host electronic waste collection events on Saturday, Jan. 8 and Saturday and Sunday, Jan. 22-23.
Local punk-rock band Fentruck will play its final show on Friday, Jan. 7, at Plaza Banquet Hall in Newhall.
A Thousand Oaks man committed suicide at the Oak Tree Gun Club in Newhall last week - 25 days after he was arrested for walking into a Torrance restaurant with a double edged knife and loaded handgun, authorities said Thursday.
A 60-year-old man was arrested Wednesday after he attempted to steal about $250 worth of cologne that he hid in a bag of dog food at a Valencia Kmart, according to officials.
"Friends Like These," which opened yesterday at The SCV Space in Saugus, continues through the next three weekends, playing Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m.
Editors note: This column originally ran Jan. 30, 2009.
A Valencia man charged with stalking his ex-girlfriend over the holidays is expected to appear in Newhall Municipal Court today.
Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital has earned The Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval for accreditation by demonstrating compliance with the national standards for health care quality and safety in hospitals.
Want to share your faith-related event or holiday service? Contact Tammy Marashlian at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include the time, date, location and contact information with each submission.
A war breaks out between Israel and Hamas. An airliner is shot out of the sky in Ukraine. A Portuguese bank's finances look shaky.
Next Sunday, more than 2,000 children and their parents will flock to Iglesia Vida Real to receive backpacks and school supplies in preparation for the start of the school year.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Yasiel Puig tied a franchise record with three triples and added a double and two RBIs as the Los Angeles Dodgers moved within a half-game of NL West-leading San Francisco by beating the Giants 8-1 on Friday night.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Relatives of an 8-year-old boy who was beaten to death are suing Los Angeles County for failing to remove him from his Palmdale home.
As part of a project that is constructing truck lanes on Interstate 5 between Pico Canyon Road and Lyons Avenue and the Antelope Valley (14) Freeway, Caltrans will implement several freeway closures next week. Closures will begin Monday and continue through Friday, Aug. 1.
Department of Motor Vehicles officials will hold two public hearings, in Los Angeles and in Northern California, to receive the public's comments on proposed regulations related to a new law allowing driver's licenses to be issued to undocumented California residents.
SAN DIEGO (AP) - Stan Lee is missing in action at Comic-Con.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A Roman Catholic priest has been removed from his post in Guam over allegations that he molested two boys four decades ago while serving in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles, church officials said Friday.
PHOENIX (AP) - A former WWE champion known as Daniel Bryan chased two burglary suspects he saw exiting his Phoenix home this week and subdued one until officers arrived, investigators said.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - A federal grand jury on Friday charged a California state senator with more felonies in addition to the eight counts he already faced in a sweeping organized crime and public corruption case centered in San Francisco's Chinatown.
SANTA ANA (AP) - A California appeals court has ordered a new trial for an Orange County woman who was convicted of killing her baby after giving birth in a restaurant bathroom.
JERUSALEM (AP) - Israel-Hamas fighting looked headed for escalation after U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry failed Friday to broker a weeklong truce as a first step toward a broader deal and Israel's defense minister warned Israel might soon expand its Gaza ground operation "significantly."
Life is full of events that can knock you down. Sometimes it's an actual tumble or accident that lands you in the hospital. Sometimes it's a death of someone you love dearly and can't quite imagine life without. Maybe it's the tragedy of being abused as a child.
BALTIMORE (AP) - Thousands of women whose genitals might have been photographed during gynecological exams can share a $190 million settlement from Johns Hopkins Health System. But they'll have to describe their trauma before seeing any money.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A former Bell city councilwoman has been given two years in state prison and ordered to pay $242,000 in restitution for misappropriating public funds.