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."
BEIRUT (AP) - The Syrian government sent reinforcements, including tanks and armored personnel carriers, to a predominantly Christian village north of Damascus where rebels have battled regime troops this week, a monitoring group said Friday.
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) - In the final day of campaigning to host the 2020 Olympics, Madrid promoted its bid Friday as one based on a "responsible budget" that can become the model for future games.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. economy is producing jobs at a still-subpar pace - a trend the Federal Reserve will weigh in deciding this month whether to slow its bond buying and, if so, by how much.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The National Security Agency, working with the British government, has secretly been unraveling encryption technology that billions of Internet users rely upon to keep their electronic messages and confidential data safe from prying eyes, according to published reports Thursday based on internal U.S. government documents.
"Libraries are community treasure chests, loaded with a wealth of information available to everyone equally, and the key to that treasure chest is the library card. I have found the most valuable thing in my wallet is my library card." - Former First Lady Laura Bush
Right now we have an economy in transition, with close attention paid to job reports and which business sectors are hiring.
As President Obama considers retaliating against the Syrian government for the alleged use of chemical weapons against its people, I couldn't help but think about the lessons we should have learned following the Iraq War.
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.