The state has released the Academic Performance Index (API) figures for this year.
Seventeen of the Hart district's teachers have been named Teacher of the Year by their peers and school administrators.
The Santa Clarita STARS Junior National Dance Team will hold its sixth annual fundraising Golf Tournament on Nov. 1 at Robinson Ranch Golf Club.
Hello, Santa Clarita Valley! Welcome to The-Signal.com's Daybreak, your point of entry for the day, and a quick journey through the past, present and future. Let the adventure begin:
Students at Golden Oak Community School in Canyon Country know the importance of saving the planet, one gum wrapper at a time.
When College of the Canyons student Kate Lucero registered to take a one-unit sociology class on criminal profiling in the spring 2009 semester, she knew she would have to shell out some cash for the course's mandatory textbook.
Our federal government is out of control. Most federal representatives completely ignore our Constitution, which they took a solemn oath to uphold.
A driver stopped by a sheriff's deputy for failing to stop at a red light was arrested after a search of her car produced evidence tying her to a recent rash of graffiti in the Santa Clarita Valley.
Is there a more pathetic figure in American public life that Dick Cheney?
To have real reform to our health care system, we need to make reforming the system of medical liability a priority.
Trader Joe's has made a smart move to their new location on Bouquet Canyon Road and Newhall Ranch Road.
I would like to strongly urge George Runner, Buck McKeon, Audra Strickland and other local legislators to co-sponsor the Fair Elections Now Act (HR 1826) to create a citizen-funded election system for our congressional races.
Why can't we "just give everyone Medicare," as some have proposed?
I can not thank Dr. Pechter in Valencia enough for the way he supported military on Aug. 31.
A 38-year-old Valencia man and leader in the Armenian Power gang could face almost 1,000 years in federal prison after being convicted on 57 criminal counts, officials with the U.S. Attorney's office said this week.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A 21-year-old man has been sentenced to 40 years to life in prison for a shooting that wounded four people outside a Halloween party on the University of Southern California campus in 2012.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A former diplomat on the FBI's Most Wanted list suspected of bludgeoning five family members to death with a hammer nearly 40 years ago in Maryland has Southern California roots and may be in the region, authorities said.
KATMANDU, Nepal (AP) - An avalanche swept down a climbing route on Mount Everest early Friday, killing at least 12 Nepalese guides and leaving four missing in the deadliest disaster on the world's highest peak. Several more were injured.
The National Weather Service issued a hazardous weather outlook today for a slight chance of showers or thunderstorms in the Santa Clarita Valley and elsewhere around Southern California.
SACRAMENTO – Caltrans is asking cities and counties throughout California to submit applications for projects that promote biking and walking that will vie for a share of $360 million in federal and state funding from the state's new Active Transportation Program – the nation's largest.
ACAPULCO, Mexico (AP) - A powerful, magnitude-7.5 earthquake shook central and southern Mexico on Friday. The U.S. Geological Survey said it was centered northwest of the Pacific resort of Acapulco, where many Mexicans are vacationing for the Easter holiday.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Eight million people have signed up for health care through new insurance exchanges and the proportion of younger applicants has increased, President Barack Obama said Thursday. The enrollments exceeded expectations and offered new hope to Democrats who are defending the law ahead of the midterm elections.
MIAMI (AP) - The smugglers who helped Los Angeles Dodgers star Yasiel Puig leave Cuba on a speedboat have made death threats against him and against a Cuban boxer who says he defected with Puig, according to court documents.
Gene Autry is best known as "America's favorite singing cowboy." He is an American legend, former Santa Clarita Valley resident, and the only entertainer to have five stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
California is home to world class universities and technology giants such as Amgen, Google and Facebook. But our most famous industry that we export throughout the globe is television and film.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Hyun-Jin Ryu pitched for his country, doing anything he could from afar to lift spirits in South Korea after all the lives lost during a devastating ferry accident.
HOUSTON (AP) - James Shields struck out 12 in eight innings and the Kansas City Royals completed a three-game sweep of the Houston Astros with a 5-1 win on Thursday night.
Saugus softball picked up right where it left off before spring break, with another resounding Foothill League victory on Thursday afternoon.
Melissa Thurm started a religious blog in October to share her thoughts about her faith. But when she noticed her mounting obsession with checking for page views and new comments, Thurm realized it was taking a hit on her self-esteem.