Medical assistant technician Blanca Sandoval, left, takes a blood donation from Viki Gibbons, of Castaic, at Northlake Hills Elementary School in Castaic during the school's blood drive.
This week's spotlight in the SCV highlights planting trees, the statewide earthquake drill and marching bands.
SAN FRANCISCO -- The Division of Ratepayer Advocates (DRA), an independent consumer advocacy division of the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), requested on Oct. 27 that the CPUC extend price controls on basic residential telephone rates that are set to expire on Jan. 1, 2011.
U.S. HealthWorks Medical Group, a leading operator of occupational healthcare centers in the nation, announced the relocation of its Valencia clinic to a new, spacious, and more convenient location at 25733 Rye Canyon Road.
The city of Santa Clarita has closed escrow on the Rodda/Agua Dulce Partner properties, an area encompassing 243 acres east of the city limits.
Deputies from the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station are asking the public to stop by the 21st Annual Haunted Jailhouse Halloween event this Sunday and help them look for ghosts and goblins spotted in and around the station jail.
Road closures scheduled for Sunday, Nov. 7 to accommodate the Santa Clarita Marathon will be in place periodically throughout the day from 5 a.m. to 2 p.m. and detours will be provided for major closures.
The city of Santa Clarita and the Sunrise Notary Club invite Halloween trick-or-treaters to attend the 11th annual Halloween Festival at the Santa Clarita Community Center Friday, Oct. 29 from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
The Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce is conducting a nationwide search for a president and chief executive officer. The Nov. 15 deadline for the first review of candidates is rapidly approaching.
Starting in 2010, more people should be eligible to convert a traditional IRA to a Roth IRA - and take advantage of potential tax benefits. A provision of The Tax Increase Prevention and Reconciliation Act of 2005 will:
As the weather chills and the flu season approaches, clinics around the Santa Clarita Valley offer free immunization for local residents.
The city of Santa Clarita is hosting a solar-energy groundbreaking event 10 a.m. today at the Transit Maintenance Facility located at 28250 Constellation Road in Santa Clarita
People who care about our local environment should not only be monitoring city of Santa Clarita and Los Angeles County government actions, they should also be watching the water agencies.
Editor's note: County library officials asked that The Signal publish the following letter addressed to Santa Clarita City Manager Ken Pulskamp.
I am a resident of the Santa Clarita Valley and also a business owner here in Santa Clarita. I've been fortunate enough to have worked directly with Kevin Korenthal for the past seven years in the construction industry.
XIXI, Taiwan (AP) - Firefighters uncovered ID cards and body fragments as they picked through wreckage Thursday for evidence to identify the victims of a plane crash that killed 48 people on a Taiwanese island.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - For the first time in three decades, scientists are about to revisit one of North America's most remarkable troves of ancient fossils: the bones of tens of thousands of animals piled at least 30 feet deep at the bottom of a sinkhole-type cave.
CAPE CHARLES, Va. (AP) - Virginia State Police say two were killed and at least 20 injured when a fierce storm slammed a campground on the state's Eastern Shore.
ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) - An Air Algerie flight carrying 116 people from Burkina Faso to Algeria's capital disappeared from radar early Thursday over northern Mali, officials said. France's foreign minister said no wreckage had been found, but that the plane "probably crashed."
PLAINFIELD, Ind. (AP) - His pilot's license fresh in his hands, an Indiana teenager set out in June for the adventure of a lifetime: an around-the-world flight with his father designed to break a record and raise money to build schools in his father's native Pakistan.
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - Wetter, cooler weather has helped firefighters make progress in their efforts to get the largest wildfire in Washington state's history under control.
In my last column ("The IRS is far from earning back our trust," June 30), I discussed the arrogance and lawlessness of the Obama administration and its bureaucrats, practiced on a scale unprecedented in American history.
PITTSBURGH (AP) - Dan Haren's promising spring has morphed into a troubling summer. At this point, even he isn't sure when it is going to stop.
HOLLYWOOD - After a season of twists and turns and off-the-field adversity, the USC Trojans are ready to move forward under first-year head coach Steve Sarkisian and returning starting quarterback junior Cody Kessler.
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - Hillary Rodham Clinton launched a new campaign Wednesday - to encourage parents to talk, read and sing to their babies.
NEW YORK (AP) - Many of the Amazon Fire phone's features are twists on apps and concepts tried in other devices.
There was a time when I aimed to be the most fantastic and well liked dad in - well, at least our neighborhood. At some point in my fatherhood experience, that was actually a goal of mine - partly because I wanted our house to be the Kool-aid house, the home where everyone wanted to be, and part because I want to be the best at what I did.
This year's Valencia Jazz & Blues Concert Series closes out its season Friday with Doña Oxford, known as "The Boogie Woogie Woman" for her two-fisted piano playing.
DETROIT (AP) - A man under a deportation order for serving in a Nazi-controlled police force during World War II has died in Michigan at age 93 after years of denials that he shot at Jews.
As a business owner, you work hard to generate revenue and grow your company. You carefully hire the right people and make cautious business decisions before investing more money in your company.