LOS ANGELES COUNTY -- The Board of Supervisors approved a motion by Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich to send a five-signature letter to the U.S. Housing and Urban Development Department to include mental illness and substance abuse in its McKinney Vento housing resources funding formula when allocating monies targeting homelessness.
OCEANSIDE, Calif. -- Home energy efficiency is valued by the vast majority of American homeowners, with 89 percent of national survey respondents indicating that making their home more energy efficient is important to them personally.
Author-illustrator Braddon Mendelson will read his recently published children's book, "Have You Seen the Tickle Bug?" to kindergarten classes throughout the Santa Clarita Valley.
The Department of Water Resources (DWR), in partnership with Castaic Lake Water Agency, the City of Santa Clarita, C.A.S.T. for Kids Foundation and others will sponsor a "Catch a Special Thrill" for Kids event on Saturday, Oct. 2, at Castaic Lake.
Join the ARTree Community Arts Center for The Big Draw on Thursday, Oct. 7 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. in Newhall.
The city of Santa Clarita is gearing up for its annual Oaktober celebration. The month-long event is held during the month of October to promote the preservation of and increase resident awareness about Santa Clarita's native oak tree population.
Cleaners working at a home that had been raided for marijuana plants were mistaken for burglars by a neighbor, authorities said Wednesday.
Route 66 Classic Grill will host a fundraiser to benefit a paraplegic teen tonight.
Court officials screened hundreds of potential jurors Wednesday who will rule in the Michael Dean Stephens murder trial. Stephens is accused of murdering Joshua Pipho in a Stevenson Ranch apartment complex parking lot in 2007.
Forget every preconceived notion about the Miss Santa Clarita Valley pageant or its winners.
Soon Santa Clarita residents, along with the rest of California, will have the opportunity to say no to Big Oil and yes to clean energy and clean air, by exercising their right to vote in the November election.
I stood before the Santa Clarita City Council on Aug. 24 and asked the members to postpone their vote on the removal of the city's libraries from the Los Angeles County system. I stood before them knowing my plea for common sense and patience would fall on deaf ears to councilmembers Laurie Ender and Frank Ferry.
The story's been told before.
The ball floats high in the air.
Welcome to The-Signal.com's "2day in the SCV," a compendium of today's events and a quick journey through the past, present and future.
A memorial is scheduled Saturday to celebrate the life of Deputy Devin Joel Freeman, a much-beloved school resource officer who died in November after a six-year battle with cancer.
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) - A Colorado sheriff says a suspect in a Denver-area high school shooting has died of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound.
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) - State division of emergency management spokeswoman Micki Trost says police are responding to a report of a shooting at a high school in suburban Denver.
A Canyon Country man has been charged with murder in the shooting deaths of his wife and sister, the Los Angeles County District Attorney's office announced today.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. – The California Highway Patrol (CHP) is enlisting the assistance of a federal grant to help turn up the heat on impaired drivers throughout the state. More than 1,000 people in California are killed in collisions every year because of an impaired driver. To help save lives and combat driving under the influence (DUI) offenders, the CHP was awarded a federal grant by the California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS) through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
WASHINGTON (AP) - After a sweeping vote by conservative Republicans controlling the House and President Barack Obama's Democratic allies, a bipartisan budget pact is in the hands of the Senate, where it will encounter stronger but probably futile resistance from Republicans.
Closure Dates: Sunday, Dec. 15, through Saturday, Dec. 21, 2013
PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) - Several hundred mourners eager to pay their last respects to Nelson Mandela broke through police barriers and stormed up toward the Union Buildings shortly before the former South African President's body was moved away.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The parent company of the Orange County Register plans to expand with a daily paper in Los Angeles, looking to further stretch its regional reach to nearly all of Southern California.
Southern California is in for a blustery weekend with elevated fire risk and hazards for some drivers.
DENVER (AP) - At least three people were stabbed in a parking lot at Sports Authority Stadium Field at Mile High after the Denver Broncos' game Thursday night.
UNITED NATIONS (AP) - Chemical weapons were probably used in four locations in Syria this year, in addition to the confirmed attack near Damascus in August that forced the government to abandon its secret chemical stockpile, U.N. inspectors said in a report released Thursday.
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Friday:
On Nov. 30, Americans came together in support of their communities to celebrate Small Business Saturday.
"Opinions" about the link between abortion and breast cancer are cheap, especially when respondents can spout them in online forums, attacking others and their opinions with demeaning, snarky terms while hiding behind a "user name" or pseudonym.