Sacramento, Calif. - Although California's hands-free law went into effect two years ago, statistics indicate that many motorists still fail to adhere to the law, the California Highway Patrol said today.
On Wednesday, April 8, 2009, Michael Ray Garcia was identified as the primary suspect in the shooting when the COBRA Unit joined forces with the Community Interaction Team (CIT) and served a search warrant in the 23000 block of Via Gayo, Valencia, at 9:30 a.m.
Jaycees in the Santa Clarita Valley will host the 5th BMCF/Debbie Templeton "Texas Hold'em Charity Poker Tournament" on Saturday, Aug. 14, 2010 at the city of Santa Clarita's Activities Center at 23920 Valencia Boulevard, 91355.
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 brief published last week in The Signal announcing a July 24 magic show to benefit the Boys & Girls Club of the Santa Clarita Valley contained an incorrect contact phone number. The correct number is (661) 254-2582, or information can be found at www.scvbgc.org.
Brave New World Comics will be throwing an Independence Day-themed mixer Friday for comic-book patriots. "Red, White and Blues" will feature live bands, snacks and door prizes.
In a small ceremony, the Newhall Community Teen Room was named in honor of Ed Redd, a parks commissioner who died in March.
The Los Angeles County Fire Department conducted a controlled burn along The Old Road near Pitchess Detention Center in Castaic on Wednesday to thin out brush and debris as well as train firefighters, officials said.
One has to wonder why the 21,000-unit Newhall Ranch project proposed to be built on the Santa Clara River west of Interstate 5 is still around.
Three years ago, Vin Bali was working as a recruiter, helping people find jobs in accounting and finance. Having grown tired of the corporate life, he finally decided to leave recruiting behind and take what he thought might be a two-month stint with his family's limo company.
When was the last time you sat down with someone to review your trust, will, power of attorney, health care directive, community property agreement and other documents intended to ensure your assets will be managed and distributed according to your wishes?
For many Santa Clarita Valley athletic programs, winning eight league championships would be deemed a landmark achievement.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Hundreds of law enforcement officers from around the West gathered Wednesday to mourn one of five California Highway Patrol officers who have died in the line of duty in a span of less than two months.
The Los Angeles County Fire Department has renewed a contract to lease two CL-415 "SuperScooper" fire-fighting aircraft from the government of Quebec, Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich said Monday.
On Monday, July 19, the Domestic Violence Center of the Santa Clarita Valley will host its annual charity golf tournament at the Valencia Country Club.
The California Supreme Court has ruled the red-light camera evidence against a Southern California woman, who challenged a traffic ticket based on camera photos and video, was adequately authenticated and there is no need to adopt stricter evidence rules for red-light camera violations.
Petitions that sought to block a plan for digital billboards on Santa Clarita Valley freeways in exchange for removing older billboards in the center of town have qualified for a referendum, officials said Friday.
Elementary school enrollment deadlines are just weeks away and it's crunch time on getting your child into the right school.
LONDON (AP) - Government snooping into phone networks is extensive worldwide, one of the world's largest cellphone companies revealed Friday, saying that several countries demand direct access to its networks without warrant or prior notice.
CUMMING, Ga. (AP) - A man wielding an assault rifle, explosives and supplies to take hostages opened fire outside a Georgia courthouse Friday, wounding a deputy before he was killed in a shootout with officers, authorities said.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The American Film Institute's celebration of Jane Fonda was like a who's who of Hollywood women.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The faulty General Motors ignition switches blamed for dozens of crashes, some fatal, aren't the only reason a moving car can suddenly stall. It happened to Bill Van Tassel a couple of weeks ago, as he was steering his Mazda Miata around a turn on an Interstate onramp.
WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. employers added 217,000 jobs in May, a substantial gain for a fourth straight month, fueling hopes that the economy will accelerate after a grim start to the year.
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - Gay Republicans in Texas said Friday they may stop fighting their party's proposed endorsement of "reparative therapy" over worries that even tougher anti-gay language could be added to the party platform.
You are at the ball field watching your son's baseball game. You cheer him on as he rounds home plate. The crowd cheers. You look around as everyone rises to their feet and even though the stands are full, you feel alone.
NEW YORK (AP) - It's been a year on Broadway so unpredictable that the only thing for certain at the Tony Awards on Sunday is that Hugh Jackman will be the host. There have been no clear juggernauts - although some wonderful performances - and critics have largely bemoaned the lack of strong new good musicals and plays. In fact, the best revival categories this year easily overshadow anything new.
During the past week, the criminal incidents reported in Valencia included, vehicle burglaries, theft from an unlocked vehicle and numerous shoplifting reports from local businesses.
Sacramento, CA – In 2012, when Assemblyman Mike Gatto (D-Los Angeles) introduced AB 1658 and created the California Legacy License Plate Program, he wanted to do something nice for those who preserve California's classic-car heritage.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Los Angeles police Chief Charlie Beck says he's aware of the controversy over drones and he'll talk to privacy and civil rights groups before deciding whether to use a pair of radio-controlled aerial surveillance craft transferred from the Seattle Police Department.
On Friday, June 6th, 2014, The California Highway Patrol Newhall Area Office will be conducting a sobriety checkpoint in the unincorporated area of Los Angeles County. The checkpoint will begin at approximately 6:30 pm and conclude at approximately 2:30 am Saturday, June 7th, 2014.