Shapell Homes, a Beverly Hills-based home builder company, has decided not to continue its partnership with the Lewis Companies and the city of Santa Clarita, citing multiple issues for pulling out of the partnership.
UPDATED 2:30 p.m.: Santa Clarita City Hall and the SCV Sheriff's Station report their phone service is back online, though service is still disrupted in some areas.
Anyone can run out and rent a romantic comedy starring Julia Roberts for Valentine's Day. Anyone can stream the latest innocuous offering from Drew Barrymore - or Jennifer Aniston, or Kate Hudson.
Caption of the Week: "You put your right leg in, you put your right leg out, you put your right leg in and you shake it all about..."
It's February and love is in the air. It's almost here, the one day each year (Valentine's Day) we all seem to be willing to tell others we love them.
Amy Chua, Yale professor and mother of two, has caused quite a stir recently with her much discussed book excerpt in the Wall Street Journal. In the excerpt, she praises ultra-strict "Chinese mothers" who often resort to harsh discipline and deprivation of so-called "fun" activities to try to raise the perfect child - one who will have perfect test scores and will perform at Carnegie Hall.
Monster.com officials say they see sustained, measured growth in the job market in 28 metropolitan markets nationwide.
You know how your mother always told you things like, "Be careful with that; you could put someone's eye out." Or one of my favorites, "If everyone else was jumping off a bridge, would you do that, too?"
This week's photography features firefighting, fairs and filmmakers.
Tuesday, Feb. 15
Regarding the naming of a bridge for our fallen heroes: A tower or a statue here in Santa Clarita will do more than pay tribute to those who continue to suffer hardship from their sacrifice at war.
As a former member and president of the William S. Hart Union School District Board of Trustees, I am shocked at board member Joe Messina's behavior, and dismayed that fellow board member Steve Sturgeon went along with the denial of Gloria Mercado-Fortine's normal rotational turn of the presidency - based on Messina's unproven allegations. What happened?
To some degree, it seems in politics that we end up with what appears to be "dynasties," family members of previously elected individuals following in their footsteps.
Members of the Penn State Alumni Association are holding the first West Coast fundraiser for the 2011 Penn State Interfraternity Council/Panhellenic Dance Marathon at 4 p.m. Saturday in the Hollywood Hills.
Citizens of Santa Clarita have a new reason to be proud.
There is no doubt that the legalization of marijuana is gaining favor throughout the country, and I have to say that I am for it - but with some very strong reservations.
I have been agonizing over our water shortage issues for some time now, and am worried at the impact of having neighbor snitching against water using neighbors, and the hard feelings it may cause.
I am old enough to remember a time when political arguments revolved around policy differences, and the solutions to the major issues of the day were often hammered out in smoke-filled back rooms.
Over the past year, eager fans of Porto's Bakery & Café have spread rumors that the family-owned Glendale eatery is opening at every spot in which a restaurant operation closes in Santa Clarita.
A real estate investment trust announced Tuesday that it has acquired an industrial park on Avenue Kearny in Santa Clarita for $11.5 million.
A Town Center Drive bookstore has moved and changed its name to The Open Book, said the owner of the retail store.
A joint federal-state task force announced a sweep Wednesday to shut down foreclosure relief schemes that duped thousands of Southern California home owners who were already struggling to keep their homes.
BALTIMORE (AP) - The Baltimore Orioles have a knack for winning in extra innings, and it has nothing to do with luck.
As part of The Signal's 2014 Santa Clarita Valley Football Preview, we want you to pick the Greatest SCV Football Player of All Time.
A six-member L.A. congressional delegation tried to hit one out of the park this week in the long-simmering debate over TV access to Dodger games, but the effort ran afoul of the DirecTV team.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Police say they have arrested a man wanted in the slaying of the aunt of Los Angeles Clippers forward Matt Barnes.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - San Francisco police say a pedestrian was critically injured when a stolen minivan fled from police, ran a red light and crashed into a taxi cab.
KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK, Calif. (AP) - A 13-year-old boy who got separated from his group while hiking at Kings Canyon National Park in Central California has been found.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - An arraignment has been postponed for four teens charged with murder in the fatal beating of a University of Southern California graduate student from China.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A broken water main near the UCLA campus spewed water some 30 feet in the air Tuesday, stranding cars and people in underground parking structures and covering parts of campus in ankle-deep water, including the athletic field and the outside of Pauley Pavilion, the school's famed basketball arena.