Caston's TV and Appliance store in Newhall has been recognized as Dealer of the Year by BrandSource, an organization of over 3,000 locally owned appliance, electronics, bedding, home furnishings and floor covering stores all across the country.
Whether a reader agrees or disagrees with a position taken by a newspaper's editorial board, the value that strong, vibrant media brings to a community is that it provides a forum for connecting citizens, business and government.
You're probably familiar with the rules for putting money into a 401(k) plan. But are you familiar with the rules for taking your money out?
A cooling, cloudy haze that settled over the Santa Clarita this week is expected to give way to triple-digit temperatures by this weekend.
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.
MENLO PARK, Calif., -- Nearly six months since the signing of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and as some key provisions are due to be implemented, the Kaiser Family Foundation today launched an online gateway providing easy access to new and comprehensive resources on the health reform law.
Santa Clarita's new Assistant Fire Chief Bill Niccum will meet and greet with community members at a special open house today from 5-7 p.m. at City Hall, 23920 Valencia Blvd.
Three Hart High School students were arrested this week after a 14-year-old's backpack was stolen from the boys' locker room, authorities said Monday.
In 2006, our state government passed the landmark "Global Warming Solutions Act," signed into law by Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger with overwhelming public support.
I was surprised to read Lynne Plambeck's Sept. 16 column titled "The Saga Continues," criticizing the city and county's efforts to create a sustainable, long-range plan for the Santa Clarita Valley.
There's nothing to debate about gay marriage because marriage is between a man and woman - period. The homosexual movement is trying to purposely offend the majority.
You cannot imagine my surprise Sept. 12, when I was reading the front-page article titled "In remembrance of their sacrifice," turned to page four and saw the letter being written to my grandson Jonathan Allsman. Jonathan is on his second deployment to Iraq. Tears sprang into my eyes, and I almost really did cry.
Keith Abercrombie, vice president, operations of Valencia Water Company, has been appointed as the company's general manager. He will represent the company on Castaic Lake Water Agency's board of directors.
Kimberly Altobello, Bank of Santa Clarita's executive vice president and chief administrative officer, recently graduated from the Graduate School of Banking at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
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.