A 15-year-old boy was run over by a trailer during the Heritage Haunt event Friday night in Newhall, sheriff's officials said Saturday.
In collaboration with Westfield Valencia Town Center, the Santa Clarita WorkSource Center will host a job recruitment event on Thursday, Oct. 28 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. for new stores opening at Westfield Valencia Town Center's Shops at the Patios.
Here are the results of The-Signal.com's latest Reader Meter poll.
As of Sept. 30, preliminary crime data shows that criminal homicides in sheriff's patrol areas have decreased by 15.09 percent, compared to the same year-to-date period last year (160 homicides last year compared to 134 this year).
The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will close the following lanes, ramps, and connectors of the Antelope Valley Freeway (SR-14), the Foothill Freeway (I-210) and the Golden State Freeway (I-5) as part of a $161-million improvement project to construct High Occupancy Vehicle (HOV or carpool) lanes and a direct HOV lane connector at the I-5/SR-14 interchange.
Six Flags Magic Mountain, in celebration of 40 years of thrill ride innovation, announced an unprecedented year of capital expansions with three new roller coaster experiences slated for the Valencia theme park in 2011.
Hart District High School Students Connect To Success
More than 17,000 voter registration forms were collected by the office during the Close of Registration period on Monday, Oct. 18.
With the help of other patrons, a man fended off three would-be robbers at a gas station convenience store in Saugus Thursday afternoon, according to a news release from the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station.
AGUA DULCE (AP) -- Investigators are trying to determine what caused a small plane to crash and burst into flames, killing three people and three horses.
The International Film Festival at the College of the Canyons will show a classic Italian film "Ossessione" (Obsession) tonight. The film will be shown in Italian with English subtitles and open to the public.
This week's spotlight in the SCV highlights rubber ducks, COC football and Fright Fest.
Recent stories generated by the news conference of attorney Gloria Allred seem to miss some very serious legal questions. Allred appeared on television with her client Nicky Diaz Santillan, a former housekeeper to candidate Meg Whitman. Also present at the news conference was the housekeeper's immigration attorney.
"All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is that good men do nothing."
Using good manners to resolve school challenges can simplify the outcomes.
PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) - Oscar Pistorius was accused of making a "sinister" comment to a friend of Reeva Steenkamp in the courtroom Tuesday after his murder trial was adjourned for the day. Pistorius denied the allegation.
DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) - Ukrainian troops tightened a security cordon around a major insurgent-held eastern city Tuesday, but pro-Russia militia acted with impunity elsewhere in the turbulent region bordering Russia, surrounding a major Interior Ministry base.
SAUSALITO (AP) - A marine mammal rescue group said Monday it's seeing a record number of stranded sea lions and seals along the Northern and central California coast - some of whom appear to have been sickened by toxins and others weaned by their mothers earlier than usual.
CHARLESTON, Mo. (AP) - Cornealious "Mike" Anderson spent 13 years free from prison due to a clerical error, then nearly a year behind bars when the mistake was caught. On Monday, he walked out of a southeast Missouri courtroom a free man again - this time with no need to look over his shoulder.
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) - Becky Domokos-Bays of Alexandria City Public Schools has served her students whole-grain pasta 20 times. Each time, she said, they rejected it.
I know there are quite a few people in the SCV who can remember back to the '40s, '50s and '60s during the big strikes that some of the big companies had - and how violent they were.
Editor's note: The following was copied to The Signal but sent to members of the Santa Clarita City Council.
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - When the Los Angeles Kings are on top of their formidable defensive game, they revel in the silence they can create in a frustrated road arena.
With a vast swath of the West primed for wildfires, federal foresters are preparing for the worst with a budget that might run dry and a fleet of air tankers that in some cases aren't ready for takeoff.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Two years in, schools are having mixed success putting new healthier school lunch rules in place.
Spencer Simons said he sends at least 30 texts an hour, checks Facebook at least 20 times a day, and sends or receives a Snapchat message as many as 40 times a day.
You experienced a nightmare of a day. You hope for a better day tomorrow, but you're not overly optimistic about it. When the alarm goes off, you expect the worst – today is will be a continuation of yesterday. You begin the day with a negative mindset, not allowing the day to unfold.
It's time for round two of College of the Canyons' Spring Job & Career Fairs.
Trusting in people does not happen overnight. Putting your trust in someone takes a while to build. Once the trust is established, it's important to respect it. If not, the amount of time it took to build will only take seconds to crumble.
June 3 primary mail-in ballots began wending their way to voters Monday as county and state officials gear up for what one California official calls "election month."