Bill Lively sang his way around the Grand Ballroom of the Hyatt Regency Valencia until he stopped next to the new 2011 Santa Clarita Valley Woman of the Year.
One set of housing statistics jumped out at me recently, numbers that reflect the stark reality, opportunity and tenuous recovery under way in the local residential real estate market.
The great American author Henry David Thoreau once said, "We can never have enough of nature. We must be refreshed by the sight of inexhaustible vigor, vast and titanic features, the sea-coast with its wrecks, the wilderness with its living and its decaying trees, the thunder-cloud, and the rain."
The Signal reported on April 28 in "City says 'no' to library tax," and again in a May 1 editor's note on "Where's the democracy in library-board pick," that it was "common" for a city council to appoint itself to a library board of directors.
Burglary-squad detectives began tagging items found inside a "flophouse" in Newhall on Wednesday, following an all-day standoff that shut down the tree-covered street.
Investigators are searching for a man who is believed to have followed a 12-year-old boy while the boy was walking to Placerita Junior High School on Tuesday morning.
LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) -- A California truck driver has pleaded guilty in a New Mexico court to a charge that he transported illegal immigrants.
Charles Hill Morris Jr., regional manager of The Signal, announced today that Ian Lamont, publisher for almost three years, has resigned, effective immediately.
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A Valencia woman remained in serious condition Tuesday at Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital after suffering injuries from a McBean Parkway car crash earlier this week, hospital officials said.
A Saugus man was arrested earlier this week after he allegedly assaulted his 83-year-old grandmother, authorities said. The 33-year-old man allegedly hit his grandmother several times, picked her up and threw her against a chair and pinned her down with a bench pressed against her chest during an argument about the cleanliness of their home, Lt. Brenda Cambra of the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station said in an email.
A 1.7-magnitude earthquake rolled through the SCV just after 1 p.m. Tuesday. The quake's epicenter was about four miles away from Castaic Lake Dam, and seven miles away from Saugus, according to the U.S. Geological Survey website.
The College of the Canyons Fine and Performing Arts Division will host the third annual ARTstART Festival on Friday and Saturday, showcasing the achievements of students studying in the music, dance, theater, animation, media and entertainment arts, graphic design and studio arts departments.
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West Ranch softball still has a shot at winning a Foothill League title.
He brought the importance of family to prime-time TV once, and he's set on doing it once more.
L'ISLE-VERTE, Quebec (AP) - Using steam to melt the ice, investigators searched the frozen-over ruins of a retirement home Friday for victims of a fire that left at least eight people dead and about 30 missing.
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - A judge on Friday ordered a Texas hospital to remove life support for a pregnant, brain-dead woman whose family had argued that she would not want to be kept in that condition.
Warning of an early 2014 fire season, California fire officials Friday called for homeowners statewide to clear 100 feet of defensible space around their homes.
A Ventura County sheriff's deputy was injured in Valencia on Friday in a collision between a car and a motorcycle.
Sacramento, CA – A state commission today denied the Santa Clarita Valley Sanitation District's claim that the state-mandated chloride (salt) limit for recycled water discharged to the Santa Clara River is unfunded and reimbursable under the state constitution.
SACRAMENTO – Today Assemblyman Scott Wilk, R-Santa Clarita, testified in front of the Commission on State Mandates Board today in response to the Los Angeles Regional Water Quality Board Test Claim for the Upper Santa Clara River Chloride requirements being imposed on the Santa Clarita Valley Sanitation District. Santa Clarita Mayor Laurene Weste and Santa Clarita City Councilmember TimBen Boydston also joined Assemblyman Wilk.
L'ISLE-VERTE, Quebec (AP) - Using steam to melt the ice, investigators searched the frozen-over ruins of a retirement home Friday for victims of a fire that left about 35 people feared dead and cast such a pall over the village of 1,500 that psychologists were sent door to door.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Authorities say five members of a family, including three children, were rushed to a hospital after being struck by a car near a Los Angeles elementary school.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Republican leaders overwhelmingly voted Friday to shorten their presidential selection process in an attempt to minimize damage from GOP candidates attacking each other.
BURBANK (AP) - House Speaker John Boehner says he likes his life too much to run for president.
A red flag warning for fire danger is posted for much of Southern California as dry and gusty Santa Ana are once again expected to blow through the region.
As a former parks commissioner for the city of Santa Clarita, I am deeply passionate about ensuring our residents enjoy quality recreation facilities, beautiful outdoor space and a healthy way of life.
Ask yourself the honest question: Did you truly believe The Patient Protection Affordable Care Act, or ACA, was going to work as promised? If the answer is "yes," then did you earnestly think through the practical workings of the program?
ANAHEIM (AP) - Two days before Anaheim visits the Los Angeles Kings for their high-profile showcase under the stars, the Ducks showed they're willing to get just as gritty as their rivals to grind out a win.