Actors of all ages, from children to adults, are invited to audition for the College of the Canyons theatre department's musical production of Lois Lowry's award-winning science fiction novel, "The Giver," to be staged this summer in partnership with the Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center and the Festival of New American Musicals.
On your marks - get set - GO!
A Saugus man was arrested Sunday after he was spotted urinating near the Central Park community garden, authorities said.
Two people were arrested at Macy's Department Store in Valencia on Saturday after store security spotted both trying to allegedly steal merchandise within minutes of each other, authorities said.
A man who was arrested Sunday after allegedly running through residential streets in the Tesoro del Valle neighborhood was off his medication and will not face criminal charges, authorities said.
In the midst of Public Service Recognition Week, the Washington D.C.-based Center for State and Local Government Excellence is shining the spotlight on Santa Clarita City Manager Ken Pulskamp.
Farrell's Ice Cream Parlour is celebrating National Military Appreciation Month through May 31 by offering a free Red White and Blue Thank You Sundae to any serviceman or servicewoman.
Film and TV productions bring revenue and jobs to Santa Clarita. You might run into a film crew any day. Here are productions that are currently shooting in town:
COC Student Exhibition
The United States government has devolved into a partisan, rancorous two-party political system, redefining the word "adversarial" on a daily basis.
It was both a satisfyingly symbolic, and a shatteringly real and bloody event.
We've heard the rumors, so we're sure you have as well. The truth is, we are not closing. The Cellar Wine Bar & Restaurant is open for business.
Another person who pointed a laser at a sheriff's helicopter was arrested last week. In the past seven months, helicopter pilots and Aero Bureau aircraft from the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department had lasers pointed at them six times while in flight. Four suspects have been arrested.
For the second time in school history, the Canyon High School Dance Team has brought home a National Open title and this time it was two in one year. Canyon won two National Open dance titles at the recent United Spirit Association National Competition, held at the Anaheim Convention Center.
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.