To ensure that the city of Santa Clarita and Los Angeles County have logical and realistic plans for the delivery of public services within the Santa Clarita Valley, both the city and county have been working together with residents, businesses and property owners to develop new general plans that will address long-term street and highway needs, sewer and water requirements, public safety requirements, housing needs and future land-use patterns.
A kindergarten class gets excited during a special cooking project during a vacation Bible school class at Santa Clarita United Methodist Church.
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.
Mosquitoes collected in Newhall have tested positive for West Nile virus, officials said Friday, one week after mosquitoes collected in Canyon Country also tested positive for the disease.
Oakridge Landscape Inc. and Senna Tree Co. employees work together to move a live oak tree into the traffic roundabout located off Hasley Canyon Road on Friday. Three trees are expected to be planted Monday, according to Victor Valle, a vice president at Oakridge.
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Irvine, Calif. - Michael Phelps has qualified fastest in the 100-meter butterfly heats at the Pan Pacific championships.
Los Angeles-based independent record company GB Records will host "Concert For the Gulf" on Sept. 10 at the House of Blues New Orleans as a fundraiser to help clean up and restore the Gulf Coast after BP's massive oil spill.
Not a single moment rings true in "The Switch," which is unfortunate because it's actually about a situation in which a lot of women find themselves.
The Nanny McPhee movies may be principally for kids, but make no mistake about it: They are, quite literally, a parent's dream.
In our last column, we encouraged you to plan a trip through California's lush wine country and we offered a few suggestions to enhance your experience. We paid particular attention to the northern wine country wineries of Napa, Sonoma and Mendocino counties.
The Music Makers Parent Teacher Association presented a $30,000 donation to the Newhall School District to benefit the district's music program.
Each June, the Supreme Court of the United States concludes its nine-month term by issuing a flurry of decision and orders, many of which will have a broad and lasting impact on the nation. This year was no exception.
Dr. Roger De Sesa of De Sesa Chiropractic Clinic in Valencia has earned the status of certified chiropractic wellness practitioner. He successfully completed the postgraduate educational program and was recently awarded the certification by the International Chiropractors Association's Council on Wellness Science, after having completed the program's course work, met specific requirements and passed a comprehensive final examination.
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) - Israeli airstrikes leveled a seven-floor office building and severely damaged a two-story shopping center early Sunday, signaling a new escalation in seven weeks of Israel-Hamas fighting.
Recently I read a study on English language clichés that named "it is what it is" as the most annoying.
In response to the column "Superintendent bullying needs to be stopped" published in the Aug. 18 issue of The Signal: I've been wondering about the apparent persecution of the Albert Einstein Academy.
I'd like to applaud The Signal's editorial board for the Aug. 10 editorial "It's time for new leadership." It was right on the money.
Having known Connie Worden-Roberts since the 1970s, I am still amazed at her involvement and accomplishments in our community on so many levels. We do owe her a lot.
Families tossed, paddled and climbed Saturday during the city of Santa Clarita's Youth Sports and Healthy Families Festival at the Santa Clarita Sports Complex.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Adrian Gonzalez tied a season best with five RBIs, including a go-ahead, three-run homer, and the Los Angeles Dodgers defeated the New York Mets 7-4 Saturday night.
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - The Oakland Athletics are hardly relishing being back in a first-place tie with the rival Los Angeles Angels.
Five young women put a spin on the now-famous "ice bucket challenge" in honor of a longtime Santa Clarita resident who has suffered from ALS for 11 years.
LANCASTER (AP) - A man has been arrested on suspicion of killing his brother's friend with a bow and arrow during a dispute at his Lancaster home.
ORTERVILLE (AP) - Hundreds of rural San Joaquin Valley residents no longer can get drinking water from their home faucets because California's extreme drought has dried up their individual wells, government officials and community groups said.
SAN BERNARDINO (AP) - A San Bernardino policeman remained in a medically induced coma Saturday after he was shot in the head by a man who was then killed by another officer in a shootout, police said.
MOUNTAIN VIEW (AP) - A 38-year-old man died Saturday after being shot multiple times backstage during a concert at a popular Silicon Valley venue, authorities said.
NEW YORK (AP) - What if Michael Brown's last moments had been recorded?
WHITTIER (AP) - An Air Force veteran whose body lay lost in the snow of an Alaskan glacier for six decades has been buried with military honors in Whittier.