Motorists are advised that beginning Tuesday March 2, the Los Angeles County Department of Public Works will implement a series of freeway closures for the I-5 freeway both southbound and northbound near Hasley Canyon Road in the community of Castaic.
The Castaic Animal Shelter will host an adoption event from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday as a way to celebrate the Los Angeles County Department of Animal Care and Control's decision to extend shelter hours so that they are open seven days a week. The Found Animals Foundation will donate $10 towards every adoption.
Registration is now open for the Junior High Summer Institute (JSI) at College of the Canyons, which returns for its third season July 5-30.
In today's tough economy, many Americans are facing new choices. Purchases we used to think nothing of making are now carefully considered.
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: Today is Tuesday, March 2, the 61st day of 2010. There are 304 days left in the year.
Gas consumption was down 2.3 percent over last year in November, perhaps underscoring the fact that gas prices continued to rise despite the ongoing recession, officials said Monday.
Rancho Pico Junior High School hosted the Food Day to raise proceeds that would benefit the efforts of the American Red Cross in Haiti following the country's devastating earthquake Jan. 12. Students and supporters were able to raise more than $2,700. Vendors included Shave It!, Burger King, La Salsa, Taco Bell and Diane's Cookies.
As long as we supply tax revenues, elect officials to manage funds and public contracts and allow imperfect humans to make decisions, we can anticipate that greed and personal gain will take advantage of our free society.
J. C. Pohl, a movie producer by trade, is doing far more important things with students all over the country.
Pinetree Community School gave students the chance to view life in a whole new way during a recent art photography project known as "The World Through My Eyes."
The following essay is a collaborative essay written by Lynda Ashley's third-grade students at Castaic Elementary School. They strive to show why it is American citizens' responsibility to vote.
While no longer a resident of Santa Clarita, my 30-year stay in that community produced a connection that remains with me.
For those in favor of Obamacare, take heed. We are killing the golden goose. We currently have the best doctors and the best hospitals in the world, and without good doctors and good hospitals you don't have a health-care system. All you have are politicians in Washington.
First Place Being a good citizen is simple if you know how to go about it. If you want to be a good citizen, first you have to understand what it means. Citizenship is looking after and caring for the place you live. You can be a good citizen in the classroom by recycling water bottles and picking up pencils, pens and paper off the floor. Also, you can participate in class activities and contests ...
I have read all the letters in The Signal, Daily News and the Los Angeles Times regarding comments made by Santa Clarita City Councilman Bob Kellar about illegal immigrants. Wow, I've never heard or seen such a brouhaha on a subject before.
GENEVA (AP) - Armed conflicts killed at least 95,000 people and wounded hundreds of thousands more last year but few of them led to any punishment for war crimes because the laws are unclear, a Swiss-based think tank said Tuesday.
MOORPARK (AP) - Crews are dealing with an onslaught of Santa Ana Winds as they work to keep flames from a wildfire away from homes in Ventura County.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A power outage caused by a vehicle accident has caused traffic problems outside Los Angeles International Airport, but the airport itself continues to operate.
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) - Ukraine's embattled President Viktor Yanukovych on Tuesday promised that some demonstrators arrested in the massive protests sweeping the capital will be released, part of a bid to defuse a political stand-off that is threatening his leadership.
JOHANNESBURG (AP) - U.S. President Barack Obama exhorted the world Tuesday to embrace Nelson Mandela's universal message of peace and justice, electrifying tens of thousands of rain-lashed spectators and prompting a standing ovation by scores of heads of state in a South African stadium.
LONDON (AP) - American and British intelligence operations have been spying on gamers across the world, media outlets reported, saying that the world's most powerful espionage agencies sent undercover agents into virtual universes to monitor activity in online fantasy games such as "World of Warcraft."
There is no denying that Barack Obama has had a long and difficult row to hoe. On the night of his inauguration in 2009, 13 Republican House and Senate leaders, plus Newt Gingrich and spinmeister Frank Luntz, met secretly in Washington to coordinate tactics to destroy his presidency.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Lob City is undergoing renovations.
ANAHEIM (AP) - Corey Perry scored two goals and captain Ryan Getzlaf extended his point streak to 12 games in the Anaheim Ducks' 5-2 victory over the spiraling New York Islanders on Monday night.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A former official in the Los Angeles suburb of Bell has been convicted of corruption in a case that drove the blue-collar city to the brink of bankruptcy.
High winds buffeted the Santa Clarita Valley on Monday, toppling at least two trees and sending deputies scrambling to respond to residential burglar alarms in several neighborhoods.
SANTA CLARITA - Two robberies were reported in a six-hour period in Newhall late Sunday and early Monday, and investigators say they may be linked.
NEW YORK (AP) - Skier Bode Miller and a former flame agreed on Monday to share time with their infant son for the next four months, calming a court fight over him as Miller heads toward the Winter Olympics.
RENO, Nev. (AP) - Rescue teams were working against the clock and the bitter cold Monday to find a couple and four children who went to play in the snow in the remote mountains of northwest Nevada but didn't return after a night of sub-zero temperatures.
Two men have been charged with stealing wreckage of the car in which "Fast and Furious" actor Paul Walker and his friend, Valencia businessman Roger Rodas, died in a fiery crash in the Santa Clarita Valley on Nov. 30.