The Los Angeles County Fire Department conducted a controlled burn along The Old Road near Pitchess Detention Center in Castaic on Wednesday to thin out brush and debris as well as train firefighters, officials said.
One has to wonder why the 21,000-unit Newhall Ranch project proposed to be built on the Santa Clara River west of Interstate 5 is still around.
Three years ago, Vin Bali was working as a recruiter, helping people find jobs in accounting and finance. Having grown tired of the corporate life, he finally decided to leave recruiting behind and take what he thought might be a two-month stint with his family's limo company.
When was the last time you sat down with someone to review your trust, will, power of attorney, health care directive, community property agreement and other documents intended to ensure your assets will be managed and distributed according to your wishes?
For many Santa Clarita Valley athletic programs, winning eight league championships would be deemed a landmark achievement. But that may not be the case for Valencia. With recent success at higher levels of competition leading to lofty expectations, the Vikings saw several highly touted teams get knocked out early in CIF-Southern Section competition. Valencia softball and boys volleyball have proven that they can win CIF championships, but can the other sports that consistently win league ...
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Hundreds of law enforcement officers from around the West gathered Wednesday to mourn one of five California Highway Patrol officers who have died in the line of duty in a span of less than two months.
The Los Angeles County Fire Department has renewed a contract to lease two CL-415 "SuperScooper" fire-fighting aircraft from the government of Quebec, Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich said Monday.
On Monday, July 19, the Domestic Violence Center of the Santa Clarita Valley will host its annual charity golf tournament at the Valencia Country Club.
The city of Santa Clarita is inviting city residents to add their names to an interest list for the next round of home loans through the FirstHOME Program.
A Santa Clarita proposal to start charging a use fee for city facilities where three local community groups meet has angered the leader of the Canyon Country Advisory Committee.
Following up what many considered one of Saugus' best seasons ever in 2008-2009, this past year was more of the same on Centurion Way.
Jim Holt's front-page article in The Signal ("Lines drawn in salty river," June 13) left out two critically important facts for this whole debate about chloride levels in the Santa Clara River, namely:
Regarding "Leaving Arizona" (June 26), what a very sad story: because of Arizona's new law illegal immigrants are leaving Arizona.
The Santa Clarita City Council approved, by a 4-1 vote, to raise the individual contribution limit to $1,000 from $360. Only Councilman Bob Kellar voted against it (thank you, Bob).
"Look, kid. The world has been around a long time and nobody's figured it out yet."
CINCINNATI (AP) - Billy Hamilton is still looking for his first major league plate appearance. Cincinnati's prized prospect has yet to play in the field, and he's already paying huge dividends for the streaking Reds.
In an event featuring four reigning California state cross country team champions, the Saugus High girls ran a heart-stopping race to upset Great Oak High of Temecula in a powerhouse battle.
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) - Tokyo was awarded the 2020 Olympics on Saturday, capitalizing on its reputation as a "safe pair of hands" and defying concerns about the Fukushima nuclear crisis.
NEW YORK (AP) - Far below the earth where the twin towers once stood, a cavernous museum on hallowed ground is finally nearing completion.
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) - For decades, this city in California's agricultural heartland relied exclusively on cheap, plentiful groundwater and pumped increasingly larger amounts from an aquifer as its population grew.
BIG BEAR LAKE (AP) - Fire crews are responding to a report of smoke near Southern California's Bear Mountain ski resort.
PHOENIX (AP) - An Arizona woman is getting her first taste of freedom in more than two decades after an appeals court overturned her murder conviction, setting the stage for a retrial as prosecutors seek to put her back on death row.
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama faces a high-stakes week of trying to convince a skeptical Congress and a war-weary American public that they should back him on a military strike against Syria.
NASA's newest robotic explorer rocketed into space late Friday in an unprecedented moonshot from Virginia that dazzled sky watchers along the East Coast.
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.