A blown transformer sparked a fire at a business in the Valencia Commerce Center that makes aircraft parts Monday afternoon causing about $50,000 worth of damage, authorities said.
A 24-year-old Castaic man was in jail Monday after authorities said he stole his father's car from a College of the Canyons' parking lot.
Northlake Hills Elementary School in Castaic is slated to host its annual blood drive from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Oct. 28 at the Castaic school's multipurpose room. The event is sponsored by the school's Parent-Teacher Association and the American Red Cross. The school is located at 32545 Ridge Route Road in Castaic.
The California Institute of the Arts this week announced the creation of a new office overseeing international initiatives at the Valencia art school. Carol Kim has been appointed to the role of vice president for international relations. The office will oversee CalArts' existing international collaborations as well as work with faculty to identify and prioritize new opportunities around the world.
Two women, 19 and 21, were in jail Monday after fighting inside a Valencia Holiday Inn, authorities said.
The William S. Hart Union High School District will host a free drug awareness seminar from 7-9 p.m. Wednesday at the Canyon High School auditorium. Sgt. Tom Lorenz of the Glendale Police Department will discuss student drug and alcohol abuse. For more information, e-mail Andrew Gilberts at email@example.com. Canyon High School is located at 19300 W. Nadal St. in Canyon Country.
The following is a collection of essays written by fourth-grade students at Newhall Elementary School, sharing what they did over their summer vacation.
Grand visions have changed the tides of history. They captured my imagination and inspired my life. Historical leaders sporting crowns of glory often went through hard times.
The subject of my column is the name of one of my favorite books and it seems particularly apt today: "The Death of Common Sense."
In response to "The anti-incumbency aftermath," (Sept. 19): Santa Clarita City Councilwoman Marsha McLean should be embarrassed, but for different reasons. She should be embarrassed that her handling of Planning Commissioner Dianne Trautman revealed hypocrisy and a lack of integrity.
I see the governor is giving days off to the Department of Motor Vehicles. Probably the only division of government that makes money, at least pays for itself gets a 15 percent or 20 percent reduction in salary. Now I'm thinking that the rest of the California government take a 15-20 percent cut and feel nothing. They probably could take a 50 percent cut and not change their overpaid lifestyle. We're in hard times right ...
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.
In addition, Greg Milleman, vice president of administration of Valencia Water Company, has been promoted to its senior vice president. Milleman has been with Valencia Water Company for 18 years. He has a degree in business administration from California State University, Northridge and is a CPA.
One short, interesting book that every business owner should read is Terri Karachnick's "I Quit, But Forgot to Tell You: Attacking the Spreading Virus of Disengagement."
One of the major providers of healthcare, Anthem Blue Cross, recently sent important information to policy holders regarding the new Health Care Reform Laws and how it will affect health insurance policies.
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.