PASADENA (AP) - A wildfire that killed two firefighters and burned 89 homes in Los Angeles County, including some in Acton, might have been doused sooner if officials had not delayed aircraft from dropping fire retardant and water, a congressional panel was told Tuesday.
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.
Local residents can now sign up for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society's "Light the Night" walk at Bridgeport Park on Oct. 23.
The North Park Community Church will host three evening seminars on "The ABC's of Relationships" each Wednesday evening on Oct. 13, 20 and 27 from 6:45 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the church, located on 28310 Kelly Johnson Parkway, Valencia 91354.
The Oct. 13 seminar will focus on the attachment and abandonment aspects of relationships. Bonding and setting boundaries -- crucial to building strong relationships -- will be discussed Oct. 20, and the aspects of character and compliance will be discussed on Oct. 27.
The Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health will celebrate its 50th Anniversary on Friday, Oct. 15 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Santa Clarita Mental Health Center, located at 23501 Cinema Drive, Valencia 91355.
Back at the Canyon Country campus for a second viewing, the planet Jupiter will be on full display and available for all to view during the campus' annual fall Star Party on Friday, Oct. 15, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. in the Carl A. Rasmussen Amphitheater.
LOS ANGELES -- Success for Kids, Inc. unveiled a redesigned and upgraded website to serve as a resource to school administrators, teachers, non-profit organizations and parents around the world on character development, or Social Emotional Learning.
Pooper Scooper convention? PooperCon? Maybe ScooperCon. No matter what you call it, it's all about dog poop.
The Samuel Dixon Family Health Centers, Inc. will host the 8th Annual Rubber Ducky Regatta on Saturday, Oct. 16 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Castaic Lake.
J.R.'s Comedy Club headlines this year's Humor Helps show and silent auction fundraiser on Sunday, Nov. 14 at Blessed Kateri Slattery Hall.
Intertex General Contractors President Dale Donohoe will be inducted into the Claremont McKenna College Hall of Fame on Oct. 23.
Prepare to be spooked as Old Town Newhall hosts a number of Halloween events throughout the month of October, offering residents an opportunity to stay local this Halloween season.
The Valley Industrial Association's monthly luncheon today focuses on "The Business of Green: Energy, Technology and Initiatives."
While Proposition 25 says it does not affect Proposition 13, if Proposition 25 passes it would pave the way to raise taxes more easily with a simple majority vote.
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.
PHOENIX (AP) - In a new revelation in the growing Veterans Affairs' scandal, the organization's acting head says that an additional 18 veterans whose names were kept off an official electronic VA appointment list have died.
COLLEVILLE-SUR-MER, France (AP) - Gone are the screaming shells, seasick soldiers and bloodied waters of 1944. On Friday, a sun-splattered Normandy celebrated peace, with silent salutes, tears and international friendship marking 70 years since the D-Day invasion helped change the course of World War II and modern history.
COMPTON, Calif. (AP) - A Los Angeles County sheriff's deputy wounded during a confrontation with a cyclist was a victim of friendly fire.
SIMI VALLEY, Calif. (AP) - Nancy Reagan has visited the California grave of her husband, President Ronald Reagan, on the 10th anniversary of his death.
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - The San Antonio Spurs handled the Heat, and the heat, during a sweltering start to the NBA Finals.
IRVINE, Calif. (AP) - Officials say fire broke out in the engine of a Southern California commuter train and the nearly 60 people aboard were moved to the last car.
SEATTLE (AP) - Seattle police say a Seattle Pacific University student on Thursday disarmed a lone gunman who entered a building and shot three people.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti made his first official visit to the Capitol on Thursday to make his case for getting state aid to help revitalize California's most populous city.
On Thursday, June 5, 2014, deputies from the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff Station's Special Assignment Team (SAT) and the Summer Violent Crime Enforcement Program (SVCEP) conducted a multiple-location parole/probation compliance operation during the early morning hours. The deputies were accompanied by a Los Angeles County Probation Officer. This morning's operation included locations in Canyon Country, Saugus, Newhall, and Val Verde.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Actor Michael Jace, who is charged with killing his wife, called and told his father-in-law about the shooting and asked him to come for the couple's two young children soon after it happened, a 911 call released Thursday indicates.
Parents and students were warned of a man annoying students near Hart High School today, a spokeswoman for the William S. Hart Union High School District said.