A 25-year-old man was arrested for grand theft auto Saturday afternoon in Newhall. The stolen vehicle belonged to a Long Beach owner and had been missing since Nov. 29, said Lt. Robert Lewis. Santa Clarita Valley sheriff's deputies arrested the man during a traffic stop at Apple Street, just south of Lyons Avenue.
Ed and Hope Rekorik, left, of Valencia are greeted by Marine Corps Sergeant Tchicaya Missamou, right, owner of The Warrior Fitness, as they drop off unwrapped toys that will go to the Marines' Toys for Tots Campaign at the Hyatt Regenciy Valencia Grand Ballroom on Saturday night.
In having read the article "City fights flier blitz" (Nov. 18) I am hoping the city will also consider addressing the ever-increasing problem of private citizens using public utility poles and other areas to advertise such things as garage sales, rooms for rent and lost pets.
The State Water Project, which decides how much water will move from north to south, recently released its annual report on the volume of water that will be allowed for this year.
Cherry-picking "gotcha" phrases from e-mail the authenticity of which is not confirmed by the University of East Anglia, Steve Lunetta ("Climategate," Nov. 30) concludes the basis of the science behind climate change is "false and misleading."
Only a Democrat could give a major address concerning war strategy to a group of soldiers at West Point and never use the word "victory."
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The cast of "The Crazy Dream" performed by the Showdown Stagecraft for Kids after-school program at Fair Oaks Ranch Community School in Canyon Country.
All births below were recorded at Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital in Valencia, unless otherwise noted. Parents can submit jpeg photos and announcement information to Lifestyle@the-signal.com - subject line: BIRTH. August 28, 2009
Dates to Watch Sunday Community Tree Lighting at Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital offers free holiday entertainment, refreshments, children's crafts and activities, letters to Santa, and photos with Santa and Mrs. Claus, 2 - 5 p.m. (tree is lit at 5 p.m.), 23845 McBean Parkway, Valencia. Info: www.henrymayo.com or (661) 253-8089. Dec. 12 Third annual holiday scaling of The Beast to benefit the Santa Clarita Valley Food Pantry, 7:30 a.m., where Newhall Ave. dead ends, ...
The city of Santa Clarita says it could mean the death of the local movie industry as we know it.
Since Santa Clarita's incorporation in December 1987, our city has seen much change, and that will continue.
Next year, we have an important choice to make about who will be California's next governor.
The Valencia Library will be closed for remodeling from Monday until Feb. 1, 2010. The library's last day of service to the public before the closure is today. Normal Sunday hours are 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. While the library is closed, a bookmobile will be stationed in the parking lot, at the corner of Magic Mountain Parkway and Valencia Boulevard, for pick-up of items on hold. The book drop will remain open for the ...
Italian crime families have become a staple of video games over the last few years, starring in such hits as "Grand Theft Auto: Vice City," ''The Godfather" and "Mafia." And don't get me started on "Mafia Wars," the browser game that's consuming half of my Facebook friends.
IRVINE, Calif. (AP) - An Orange County employee of mortgage giant Fannie Mae has pleaded not guilty to charges that he demanded kickbacks to provide listings of repossessed homes to a real estate broker.
A red flag warning for high fire danger was issued today for the mountains in Los Angeles, Ventura and Santa Barbara counties.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Award-winning journalist and war correspondent Michael Hastings, whose unflinching reporting ended the career of a top American army general, died early Tuesday in a car accident in Los Angeles, his employer and family said.
DENVER (AP) - Bob and Barbara Schmidt dashed to their home on a dirt road in a heavily wooded area northeast of Colorado Springs as smoke from what would become the most destructive wildfire in Colorado history filled the air.
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - The Taliban and the U.S. said Tuesday they will hold talks on finding a political solution to ending nearly 12 years of war in Afghanistan, as the international coalition formally handed over control of the country's security to the Afghan army and police.
NEW YORK (AP) - Men's Wearhouse Inc. has dismissed its founder and executive chairman George Zimmer.
NEW YORK (AP) - The mayors of New York, Los Angeles, Chicago and 15 other cities are reviving a push against letting food stamps be used to buy soda and other sugary drinks.
ZARQA, Jordan (AP) - Under the watchful eye of stern-faced American advisers, hundreds of U.S.-trained Jordanian commandos fanned across this dusty desert plain, holding war games that could eventually form the basis of an assault in Syria.
On the unlikely event that Mark Pryor wins re-election as Arkansas' senior U.S. senator in 2014, he should send New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg a thank-you gift. Something like a sugary 44-ounce Big Gulp or a case of Dr. Pepper.
On June 6, Fox News reported Buck McKeon's Armed Services Committed had passed another $650 billion "defense" budget.
"I can't believe the government is invading my privacy! We might as well be living in Russia!" said the guy in aisle 3 into his cellphone.
MIAMI (AP) - LeBron James led a title-saving charge, and now his crown will be on the line one more time in Game 7.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - Nick Vander Tuig scattered four hits over seven-plus innings and UCLA produced just enough offense to defeat North Carolina State 2-1 in the College World Series on Tuesday night.
For the third time within four weeks, the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station will hold a drivers' checkpoint within the city limits to catch drivers who may be unlicensed or driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol.
Local swimming pool jumped right into the fun Monday as worldwide participants sought to set a record for "the world's largest swimming lesson."