LOS ANGELES (AP) - Hundreds of law enforcement officers from around the West gathered Wednesday to mourn one of five California Highway Patrol officers who have died in the line of duty in a span of less than two months.
The Los Angeles County Fire Department has renewed a contract to lease two CL-415 "SuperScooper" fire-fighting aircraft from the government of Quebec, Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich said Monday.
On Monday, July 19, the Domestic Violence Center of the Santa Clarita Valley will host its annual charity golf tournament at the Valencia Country Club.
The city of Santa Clarita is inviting city residents to add their names to an interest list for the next round of home loans through the FirstHOME Program.
A Santa Clarita proposal to start charging a use fee for city facilities where three local community groups meet has angered the leader of the Canyon Country Advisory Committee.
Following up what many considered one of Saugus' best seasons ever in 2008-2009, this past year was more of the same on Centurion Way.
Jim Holt's front-page article in The Signal ("Lines drawn in salty river," June 13) left out two critically important facts for this whole debate about chloride levels in the Santa Clara River, namely:
Regarding "Leaving Arizona" (June 26), what a very sad story: because of Arizona's new law illegal immigrants are leaving Arizona.
The Santa Clarita City Council approved, by a 4-1 vote, to raise the individual contribution limit to $1,000 from $360. Only Councilman Bob Kellar voted against it (thank you, Bob).
"Look, kid. The world has been around a long time and nobody's figured it out yet."
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.
Most business owners hold meetings with the management team on a regular basis. Many of those meetings are ineffective and a waste of time. Nothing much gets accomplished or decided or changed. That is because the purpose of the meeting is rarely established, an agenda is usually nonexistent and follow-through is weak.
This Fourth of July, get the kids involved in decorating the yard for a red, white and true blue backyard party.
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Taxi TV has commissioned 11 year old art student Leo Gilmore to design the company's new logo. Leo is a student at Mission: Renaissance Fine Art Classes in Santa Clarita, California.
Safeway has agreed to be acquired by an investment group led by Cerberus Capital Management, the owner several supermarket chains.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Google's mystery barge floated Thursday to its new home in the California delta after the Internet company was ordered to move it from San Francisco.
SIMFEROPOL, Ukraine (AP) - Ukraine lurched toward breakup Thursday as lawmakers in Crimea unanimously declared they wanted to join Russia and would put the decision to voters in 10 days. President Barack Obama condemned the move and the West answered with the first real sanctions against Russia.
Congress missed another opportunity to curb the outrageous spending that is taking place in Washington. The tense political climate prevented a prolonged but necessary debate on the debt ceiling.
Years ago, city leaders pushed to pass the open space initiative, buying land around our city to prevent development and maintain scenery.
As a longtime Santa Clarita resident and a real estate professional, I know the importance of community. Santa Clarita is home to several vibrant neighborhoods, each with its own identity.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Blake Griffin had 20 points and 11 rebounds during three thunderous quarters by the Los Angeles Clippers, who routed the Lakers again 142-94 Thursday night to extend their winning streak to a season-best six games.
It took two overtime periods for the seventh-seeded The Master's College men's basketball team to take down second-seeded Arizona Christian 80-77 in the first round of the Golden State Athletic Conference Tournament on Thursday.
Central Park in Saugus has been identified as one of the recipients of the "Heart Your Park" fundraising program, a partnership between Macy's and the National Recreation and Park Association to raise funds for parks across the country.
College of the Canyons officials warned students Thursday about two separate attacks on female students on or near the school's Valencia campus.
Recent remarks made by President Barack Obama highlight how important fathers are in this country. He said even he would be better off with his dad in his life.
If you are one of the growing number of people who do your banking using your cellphone, be aware that thieves are working hard to steal your money.
A national organization is working to rid people of the use of what they refer to as the "r-word."
Many health experts agree that whole grains are an important part of a healthy diet. Whole grains include the well-known wheat, corn, oats, rice, barley and rye. There are many whole grains with impressive health benefits that you may not have heard of, including quinoa, spelt, sorghum and kamut.
Jamie Dever was alone at the hospital with a nurse and midwife when she went into labor. The baby boy was big, almost nine pounds, he was face-down and she arrived too late for an epidural. The pain was terrific; the midwife held her hand and repeated "Be brave, be brave" with each wave of contractions. Dever was unattached to the child's father, and she labored without kin or partner. But she didn't feel lonely - she felt like it was an experience between her and her newborn child.