A deputy with the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department Parks Bureau suffered minor injuries after losing control of the of the patrol car he was driving and crashing it into a guard rail at the Hasley Canyon Road onramp to Interstate 5, authorities said Friday.
When Chris Najarro saw a homeless individual walking along a Santa Clarita road just a few weeks ago, she didn't feel sad or hopeless.
Here are the results of The-Signal.com's latest Reader Meter poll.
There will be two outdoor Easter services at the beautiful Vasquez Rocks in Agua Dulce. The first is on Saturday, April 23, at 2 p.m. and the second is on Easter Sunday, April 24, at 5 a.m. This annual event is sponsored by the Alliance of Christian Churches of Acton and Agua Dulce, and presented as a community worship ministry.
To coincide with the spring launch of its world famous, behind-the-scenes Studio Tour, introducing comedian Jimmy Fallon, star of NBC's "Late Night with Jimmy Fallon" as the new host, Universal Studios Hollywood is conducting an online casting call for aspiring tour guides.
"Babe, I have a plan to be with you soon."
So the Republicans are turning the governor's visit into a reason to rail against unions and pensions. Seems we now have an Americans for Prosperity contingent here to complement our tea party.
As a general pediatrician in Southern California, I have had the good fortune to meet many children with special needs.
A 48-year-old man was arrested Thursday for an alleged assault with a deadly weapon for kicking another man in the head repeatedly during an after-midnight fight in downtown Newhall, authorities said. Because the arrested man wore shoes, the crime becomes assault with a deadly weapon, said Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Lt. Joe Efflandt.
The memorial service for the Acton teen who died Sunday will be held at 4:30 p.m. Saturday at High Desert School, 3620 Antelope Woods Road in Acton.
I enjoyed reading Laura Dixon's article "Inseparable" in the March 8 issue of The Signal, which described the wonderful relationship between volunteer Dwayne Johnstone and 16-year-old Willy Wonka, a horse at The Gentle Barn animal sanctuary.
Tuesday, April 26
It's the nightmare of any suburban family busily occupied daily with working average jobs outside the house, maintaining a household, raising kids and making the mortgage payments: One day they wake up to a disaster that sends their once-ordered lives tumbling about them.
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.