Army Pvt. Kristine Tewfik has graduated from Basic Combat Training at Fort Sill, Lawton, Okla.
This week's spotlight highlights community service, recreation, pet safety, sports and conservation around the Santa Clarita Valley.
The Santa Clarita Blue Heat women's soccer team took a historic step on Saturday night.
Santa Clarita Valley sheriff's deputies are looking for someone who's missing some rare coins.
Friendly Valley service
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.
The reason we watch these young Santa Clarita Valley athletes is for the present.
These days, the world can move pretty fast. Career and family commitments may keep you so busy that financial tasks and daily money management may fall to the bottom of your task list.
More than 11,000 marijuana plants with an estimated street value of $22 million were found in the Angeles National Forest near Santa Clarita this week, officials said.
If it seems to you the freeway is extra crowded this weekend, you're right.
Having fresh, homegrown veggies and herbs may seem unreachable for many people because of time and space constraints. Fortunately, container gardens have rapidly become the gardens of choice for many busy Americans. All it takes is a bright sunny spot where you can put some pots or other containers, and bountiful produce is within reach.
The Citizens Advisory Group will hold a public meeting on Wednesday, July 7 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., to discuss the cleanup of Whittaker-Bermite, a 996-acre contaminated site located in the middle of the city of Santa Clarita.
LOS ANGELES COUNTY - Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich urges Los Angeles County citizens to refrain from using dangerous fireworks when celebrating the Fourth of July holiday.
The city of Santa Clarita recorded a 264-acre open space parcel Thursday, dedicated by Pardee Homes to the city of Santa Clarita, as part of their Fair Oaks development located in unincorporated Los Angeles County.
On Wednesday, January 15, 2014, at approximately 10:05am deputies assigned to the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station received a call for service regarding a 42-year-old male who was possibly suicidal. A short time later, the man's vehicle was located (parked) at Sierra Highway and Newhall Avenue. Deputies had reason to believe the man was now traveling on foot headed into an off road / rural area to possibly commit suicide.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Congress edged Thursday toward granting final approval to a $1.1 trillion package financing federal agencies this year, a bipartisan compromise that all but banishes the specter of an election-year government shutdown and underscores lawmakers' fatigue with budget battles.
ISLAMABAD (AP) - A lawyer representing Pakistan's former President Pervez Musharraf in his high treason trial said Thursday that his client needs to go to the U.S. for further medical treatment following a heart scare.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - California's recidivism rate dropped in the years before Gov. Jerry Brown's realignment law took effect, even though six of every 10 offenders returned to prison, the corrections department said in a report released Wednesday.
The con-artist comedy "American Hustle and the 3-D space odyssey "Gravity" lead the Academy Awards with 10 nominations each, including nods for best picture.
Fracking has captured the headlines recently, but another, less well-known technique for extracting oil trapped in rock cavities deep underground is increasingly being used in California and is an even bigger threat to health and the environment.
I'd like to applaud Sue Hartman's Jan. 10 column in The Signal ("Fracking for a prosperous California") regarding the benefits of fracking. And I'd like to add a couple of thoughts.
Political pundits have put Chris Christie and Hillary Clinton as the front runners for the next president. Let's compare how the two have handled themselves in the face of recent scandals.
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Thursday:
This summer, the Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce will host the third annual Patriot Luncheon on July 11 at the Hyatt Regency Valencia.
Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich will address the Santa Clarita Valley business and community leaders on May 1 at the fifth annual State of the County Luncheon.
We all know that perception often influences our decisions, yet we catch ourselves and become reminded that what we perceive isn't always what's really going on. With the constant barrage of information available in today's 24/7 world, it's important to not get caught up in the day-to-day market volatility and news headlines. That daily hype doesn't always dovetail with what Wells Fargo Advisors top strategists are observing in the financial marketplace.
With everything from nationally ranked academic programs to effective career education opportunities and college placement services, Hart district students are afforded every opportunity to excel in an increasingly competitive academic environment.
Whether priorities are schools, recreation or convenience and friendly neighborhoods, home buyers are finding that Fair Oaks Ranch by Pardee Homes fills the bill.