Santa Clarita expanded its greenbelt Thursday, officially dedicating 243 acres of undeveloped land near Agua Dulce for preservation and recreation.
Canyon Country resident Kyle Joseph Efflandt, a firefighter who put his life on the line to save another during a 2008 Bay Area blaze, received the highest honor for state employees from Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger this week.
Board members for 2011 will be installed at the monthly meeting of Santa Clarita Republican Women Federated (SCRWF) at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 14, at IHOP, 24737 Pico Canyon Rd., in Stevenson Ranch.
LOS ANGELES COUNTY - In his comprehensive integrated services reform package for Los Angeles County's child welfare system, Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich establishes "Youth Self-Sufficiency" as a countywide goal to improve outcomes in the areas of permanency/housing, social and emotional health, education and workforce preparedness.
Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital will host a free community health fair from 7:30-10 a.m. Friday at the Santa Clarita Community Center.
Fair Oaks Ranch Community School received a $5,000 grant from the Weyerhaeuser Company Foundation on Wednesday, which will pay for new technology for students in the classroom. Fair Oaks Ranch Community School in Canyon Country opened in 2002 with some computers and other technology. However, funding limitations have not allowed the school to keep up with technological advancements.
Saugus Union School District board members Tuesday night elected Doug Bryce as their 2011 board president. Bryce replaces Paul de la Cerda, who remains on the board. Board member Rose Koscielny was selected as the board clerk.
Santa Clarita City Councilman Frank Ferry remains in critical but stable condition at Providence Holy Cross Medical Center, where he was hospitalized Friday.
Local high school cheer, dance, band and color guard students will perform from 5-9 p.m. tonight at Chick-fil-A as part of a benefit to raise money for substitute teacher Steve Gail's battle with a rare form of cancer.
Due to an editor's error, a front-page story in Tuesday's Signal on a city and county agreement misrepresented the amount of money the city of Santa Clarita will contribute to the Los Angeles County Public Library system for a Canyon Country Jo Anne Darcy Library renovation effort.
McGrath Elementary School is one of 33 California schools nominated Wednesday for the federal Department of Education's Blue Ribbon recognition.
Many of us were disheartened when the last state legislative session failed to approve a plastic-bag ban that even the grocers supported.
The not-so-rich - sometimes called the middle-class, the lower-middle class and the lower-lower-middle class - are between a rock and a hard place.
You know how you wonder about stuff? Like the years we have floods and washed out roads, and just a few months later, we are being warned about a huge water shortage or why those new eco-friendly light bulbs that cost a fortune can't be tossed in the trash because they are dangerous to the 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.