Some of the most heartbreaking images from natural disasters, such as the recent devastating tsunami in Japan, include those of dogs and cats separated from their owners.
A former sheriff's deputy who worked at Pitchess Detention Center in Castaic pled not guilty Friday to charges that he committed sex acts with a 16-year-old girl, officials said.
Cycling is a great way to enjoy our community and support a healthy, active lifestyle. On May 14, the College of the Canyons Canyon Country campus, in partnership with the city of Santa Clarita, will host a community bike ride and gourmet food truck festival.
Pardee Homes introduced its LivingSmart homes at Fair Oaks Ranch on Friday. The new-home development was hailed as one of the greenest of its kind in the state, if not the country.
Shelley Hann is well-known for her dedicated service to the Santa Clarita Valley community through such organizations as the Soroptimists International of Greater SCV, Santa Clarita Child and Family Center, Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital Guild and others.
A brushfire scorched almost an acre of grass on Friday between the Polynesian Mobile Home Park and Mobil Gas Station on Newhall Avenue, authorities said.
The city of Santa Clarita has opened online, mail-in and walk-in registration for the 2011 Camp Clarita Summer Program.
Local businesses of all sizes are invited to sign-up to participate in the city of Santa Clarita's eighth annual Bike to Work Day Challenge on Thursday, May 19.
Here are the results of The-Signal.com's latest Reader Meter poll.
Two Beatles tribute shows come to the Santa Clarita Valley this weekend.
Are California "enterprise zones," with their tax incentives, really the answer?
Healthy foods class
On Monday morning, after the Osama bin Laden news, I found irony in the following:
Though I oppose nearly all of President Barack Obama's policies for America, I have to give credit where credit is due.
Kevin Buck's May 3 column "GOP pushes hate, discrimination for votes" was a truly illustrative example of polemics and obfuscation.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Every time a bartender at trendy Los Angeles fusion eatery Luna Park squeezes a shot of lime into a drink these days, owner Peter Kohtz says he winces a little.
Gusty Santa Ana winds, unseasonably high temperatures and low relative humidity are bringing wildfire concerns to Southern California.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Supreme Court seemed wary Tuesday of allowing police unbridled freedom to search through cellphones of people they arrest, taking on a new issue of privacy in the face of rapidly changing technology.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Netflix will pay Verizon Communications to help clear up some of the congestion that has been bogging down its Internet video service.
If you are one of the millions of Americans receiving a refund this year, following are several ways to put your refund to work.
The world as we see it in our own eyes can be stressful, enigmatic, or blessed. Mine is a wonderful place to be.
Let me let you in on a joke I recently experienced.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Hours after owner Donald Sterling was banned from the NBA for life, the Los Angeles Clippers returned to an energized Staples Center and beat the Golden State Warriors 113-103 on Tuesday night to take a 3-2 lead in their first-round playoff series.
This will probably be a long week for Foothill League swimmers, as they look ahead to next week's Foothill League prelims and finals where, quite literally, anything might happen.
Time off can give players a chance to recuperate.
The Valencia Vikings might have been overlooked heading into the Foothill League season, but the two-time defending champion West Ranch Wildcats weren't going to do any overlooking of their own on Tuesday afternoon at West Ranch High School.
While in his mid-20s, Dustin Shillcox learned that he would never walk again.
Living the fabulous life may be hard-earned spoils for you, but it can leave your children disillusioned and distant from their middle- and lower-class peers. Living privileged puts your kids in an unusually advantageous place in life. But what are the possible pitfalls of giving your kids everything you didn't have; and a lot of what many will never have?
Attorneys for outdoor advertising interests sponsoring the Santa Clarita billboard petition drive have filed a cease-and-desist demand against the company they accuse of blocking signature gathering.
It turns out the work-from-home engineer really isn't a myth.