SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- Enforcement, education and technology are the keys to thwarting thieves targeting vehicles, resulting in the largest decrease in decades of the number of vehicular theft in California.
Detectives from the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station seek the public's help in identifying and locating the man pictured in the adjacent media slideshow.
MARLBOROUGH, Mass. -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded a $19.9 million contract to supply a mobile data computer system to the Los Angeles Sheriff's Department, the largest sheriff's department in the world.
An estimated 800 Massage Envy and Massage Envy Spa centers in 42 states will participate in "Massage for the Cure" on Tuesday, Sept 14, offering one-hour specially priced $49 therapeutic massages.
LONG BEACH -- Non-profit organization Iemanya Oceanica (pronounced ya-MON-ja) will present the Great Shark Affaire, a festival to be held at the Long Beach Rainbow Lagoon, Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 2-3. This charitable event will teach about ocean conservation as well as protecting sharks and their habitats.
The Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station has teamed up with the Professional Peace Officers Association to host a "Submission Grappling Duel" at the Castaic Sports Complex -- located at 31230 Castaic Road, Castaic 91385 -- on Saturday, Sept. 18 from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.
This Saturday, Santa Clarita will once again hold its annual river rally, an event so popular the city no longer need advertise for volunteers. More than 1,500 Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts are expected to turn out to remove trash from the Santa Clara River, hear presentations from biologists on its importance and visit the booths at the environmental fair.
U.S. Congressman Howard "Buck" McKeon, R-Santa Clarita, left, helps present a $25,000 check to the Boys & Girls Club of Santa Clarita Valley. The check was presented by Northrop Grumman with the assistance of students from the Sierra Vista branch of the Boys & Girls Club in Canyon Country, the home of the Howard "Buck" McKeon Activities Center. Also on hand for the presentation were Jim Ventress, chief professional officer of the Boys & Girls Club of SCV, second from left in the back row, and Tommy Tomlinson of Northrop Grumman, right.
A letter to you on a lighter note. There are positive events going on in the community and the world around us. How heroic can one janitor be? Not once, but twice he shows his heroics by catching two suspected burglars that robbed the church where he works ("Crime cleanup," Sept. 2).
As an instructor at College of the Canyons, I read your article "Waitlisted" (Aug. 31) with some interest.
I'm 19 years old and a new resident of Santa Clarita. I needed a California ID card and proceeded to the Newhall Department of Motor Vehicles office.
After months of scrutiny, a federal watchdog agency will launch a probe into the 2009 Station Fire to determine if the U.S. Forest Service withheld information that could shine light on the early handling of the blaze, officials announced Wednesday.
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.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- California's highest court has refused to order Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger and Attorney General Jerry Brown to appeal a ruling that overturned the state's gay marriage ban.
Historically we are a violent people and mankind's history throughout the world demonstrates that we are violent. Laws passed protect us all from violence. But laws alone can't eliminate violence.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Jake Muzzin, Marian Gaborik and captain Dustin Brown scored in a dominant first period, and the Los Angeles Kings beat the Chicago Blackhawks 5-2 Monday night to take a 3-1 lead in the Western Conference final.
OAKLAND (AP) - The Oakland Athletics backed up another strong start from Saugus High graduate Tommy Milone, who helped the Athletics snap a season-long four-game losing streak with a 10-0 win over the Detroit Tigers on Monday.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Los Angeles city leaders are investigating accusations that some city street crews have been taking extended breaks while on the job instead of repairing potholes and sidewalks.
COLLBRAN, Colo. (AP) - Authorities haven't found any sign of three men missing after a massive mudslide struck a remote part of western Colorado.
VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) - Residents along the scenic Columbia River are hoping to persuade regulators to reject plans for what would be the Pacific Northwest's largest crude oil train terminal - the proposed destination for at least four trains a day, each more than a mile long.
LONG BEACH (AP) - Los Angeles County Sheriff's officials say a deputy has been shot and a suspect is dead following a confrontation in Long Beach.
"Belle" presents a familiar message in a unique context.
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) - An Australian senator startled his colleagues by producing a fake pipe bomb during a committee hearing on Monday.
GOLETA, Calif. (AP) - It was Friday night when Elliot Rodger's mother got a call from her son's therapist that he had emailed a ranting manifesto about going on a deadly rampage.
WASHINGTON (AP) - China may be trying to steal trade secrets from U.S. businesses, as federal prosecutors allege. Yet for many U.S. companies, China's vast market remains an irresistible source of business.
The city of Santa Clarita will cap off its Bike Safety Month with the Kids Biking and Walking Festival on Saturday.
In Charlie Vignola's column ("Sensible about gun control," May 20) Vignola is basically making the intellectually flaccid argument that guns cause their own misuse.
Why do we not get fine films out here in SCV?
The American Red Cross is hosting a blood drive at the Santa Clarita Valley Family YMCA today from 10:45 a.m. to 5 p.m.