Who has the bigger selection of books, the county or a regional cooperative? Who makes the better librarian, a government employee or a private contractor?
The night of Aug. 25, 2009, was a sleepless night filled with a deep sadness and constant flow of tears. I felt as though I had just lost a dear friend.
The city staff and Santa Clarita City Council have not clearly defined their mission for the three public libraries managed by Los Angeles County.
The best way to keep our libraries in the hands of Los Angeles County is for as many residents as possible to call the Santa Clarita City Council at (661) 259-2489. Call and show your support for keeping our local public libraries safely with L.A. County.
Dear county Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich,
Two Canyon Country women were being held in a Lynwood detention center on Monday for allegedly selling drugs out of the same home four children lived in.
The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department is investigating a deputy-involved shooting that took place in Stevenson Ranch last week.
Public and leading area nonprofit organizations convened at the Power Woman Business Center last Wednesday to attend an event presented by Wells Fargo and Los Angeles Metro Region Community Development Group, to discuss home ownership and reverse mortgage opportunities.
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.
The following is a collection of essays fifth-grade students at Live Oak Elementary school, sharing what they did over their summer vacation.
As today's temperatures were forecast to reach 108 degrees - and stay about that high throughout the week - officials encouraged Santa Clarita Valley residents to stay indoors, drink plenty of fluids and check up on elderly relatives and neighbors.
The 15th Annual Downed Officers Support Ride, an event cosponsored by the city of Santa Clarita and other local businesses, took place Sunday, Aug. 22.
Firefighters responded to a reported fire in an electrical room adjacent to the William S. Hart High School auditorium at approximately 2:15 p.m. today.
Val Verde Park's "Summer Concert in the Park" series is slowly coming to end, with a final concert on Sept. 4 from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
The William S. Hart High School Band has teamed up with All Green Electronics Recycling to host the Electronics Recycling Collection Event from on Saturday, Sept. 18 at Hart High School - located at 24825 Newhall Ave, Santa Clarita 91321 - from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
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.