Adam Gardner, a junior at West Ranch High School in Stevenson Ranch, was recently nominated to participate in the National Young Leaders Conference in Washington, D.C.
My friend George never thought much about the mental state of people advanced in age or those suffering serious or even terminal illness.
A Lake Los Angeles woman was arrested for allegedly possessing and transporting heroin for sale and using her teenage son to conceal bags of the drug in his pants, according to a news release from the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station.
SPIN BOLDAK, Afghanistan -- An Army specialist from Valencia, Calif., meticulously stuffs his rucksack and duffle bag until they are ready to burst at the seams. It wasn't the first time he packed his bags for his deployment, but this time the task was different - not many people have the opportunity of going home ahead of schedule.
To cork or to cap, that it is the question. Whether 'tis nobler on the palate to suffer the slings and arrows of undetected spoilage, or to take arms against a sea of stigma and enjoy a cork of a different type.
The "Good Earth Art Show" will take place at William S. Hart Park in Newhall on Friday and Saturday, April 22 and 23, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
More than 50 Santa Clarita Valley teachers will be honored Wednesday during the Santa Clarita Valley Education Foundation's annual Teacher Tribute.
The county's top executive Monday unveiled a $23.3-billion Los Angeles County budget that promises to protect jobs by avoiding layoffs and furloughs.
Santa Clarita's famous oak tree, Old Glory remains in good health seven years after its quarter-mile move.
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A San Fernando Superior Court judge today called a recess until Monday, April 25, in the murder trial of Marco Antonio Valencia, 22, of Canyon Country. Valencia is on trial for murder for a July 2009 alleged drunken driving accident in which he struck four bicyclists, killing one.
Santa Clarita residents remember onetime SCV Woman of the Year Ruth Clark as a selfless volunteer at numerous nonprofit organizations throughout the valley. Clark died April 15. She was 81.
First of all, I would like to commend The Signal for printing Dr. Bruce Hector's Letter to the Editor, "Universal health care is most fair choice (April 16)," and realizing what a very profound and astute message that the doctor expounded on, and had the good sense to submit the letter to the newspaper for one and all to read.
How is golf like financial planning, and why do so many people have a difficult time with both?
LOS ANGELES (AP) - "Gravity" soared with a record-setting seven Critics' Choice Awards, but "12 Years a Slave" was named best picture.
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) - An Orange County judge has dismissed drug charges against the wife of state Treasurer Bill Lockyer.
On 01/17/2014 at 4:00 PM, residents who reside in the areas between Yucca Ridge and Ranch Road, Crystal Canyon Condo Complex and Mirador Housing Tract may return to their residences.
California is nearly as dry as it's ever been. High water marks rim half-full reservoirs. Cities are rationing water.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - A boy and a girl hanging out with a group of fellow students in a high school gym were shot and wounded Friday afternoon, and up to three other boys may have been involved in their shooting, police said.
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) - Academy Award-winning actress Helen Mirren said that given her love of pudding of all kinds, she's thrilled to be named woman of the year by Harvard University's Hasty Pudding Theatricals.
VATICAN CITY (AP) - A document obtained by The Associated Press shows Pope Benedict XVI defrocked nearly 400 priests over just two years for molesting children.
JURUPA VALLEY, Calif. (AP) - California's youngest city has moved closer to disbanding over financial troubles after the state shifted crucial revenue away from municipal coffers.
The Santa Clarita WorkSource Center will host two recruitment events in January to seek qualified professionals for immediate employment in the Santa Clarita Valley.
LACEY TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) - New Jersey's pigskin-prognosticating camel has died just weeks before the state is set to host its first Super Bowl.
Zone 5-Valencia had fourteen Part-1 Crimes reported during the past week. The criminal incidents included a battery on a person, residential/vehicle burglaries and shoplifting from local businesses.
BANGKOK (AP) - Dozens of people were wounded in Thailand's capital Friday when a grenade blast ripped through a crowd of marching anti-government demonstrators, an ominous development that raises tensions in the country's political crisis and the specter of more bloodshed to come.
Good morning Saugus. We had a rise in reported Part-1 crimes over the past week. There was an assault from the 27100 block of Garza Drive on January 8th. After being involved in an argument the victim's wife assaulted him. Deputies responded and arrested the wife without incident.
WASHINGTON (AP) - One in 13 children could see their lives shortened by smoking unless the nation takes more aggressive action to end the tobacco epidemic, the U.S. Surgeon General said Friday - even as, astonishingly, scientists added still more diseases to the long list of cigarettes' harms.
PARIS (AP) - President Francois Hollande has visited France's first lady for the first time since she was hospitalized late last week after a gossip magazine reported he was having an affair with an actress.