LANCASTER - Opening statements began Thursday in the rape trial of a convicted murderer whom prosecutors labeled a "serial predator" and defense attorneys described as someone who had a "one-night stand."
Travis Marton's friends and family remember a young man who was a dedicated scholar with a keen eye for science, who loved the outdoors, and who was driven to help those around him.
Two California Institute of the Arts graduates are in a run for the Best Animated Feature Film Oscar, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences officials announced Thursday.
Valencia's resident eyesore came tumbling down Thursday as workers reduced the buildings and structures that used to house The Greens in Valencia to a pile of rubble.
The reported sound of gunfire from inside the Santa Clarita River wash east of Sand Canyon on Thursday sent deputies to the area to investigate, but no one was found, a lieutenant with the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station said.
The crime rate in the Santa Clarita Valley dropped in 2014 compared to the number of crimes reported in 2013, according to preliminary statistics released this week by the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.
About 50 residents turned out Wednesday night to share their thoughts on the future of Old Orchard Park during a public workshop.
The Santa Clarita City Council voted this week to move forward with a plan to guide future development in the commercial heart of Canyon Country.
The 12 days of Christmas have come and gone, and some Santa Clarita residents are angry their Christmas trees dropped at the curb for disposal aren't gone, too.
A woman and two men, all from Bakersfield, were arrested this week on drug charges in an ongoing investigation, a Santa Clarita Valley sheriff's detective said Wednesday.
A Corvette driver was taken to the hospital Wednesday after his car and a utility truck collided on Highway 14 in Canyon Country, a Fire Department official said.
High school football players, kids on mountain bikes, cheerleaders dropped by cheer "pyramid" colleagues and others who suffer head injuries have mobilized local doctors to reconsider the way they deal with teen head injuries.
Gorman - The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) plans to implement the closures listed below during the week of January 20-23, 2015, as part of a pavement improvement project on the Golden State Freeway (I-5) between Vista Del Lago Road and the Kern County line. More information about the project is here.
Santa Clarita's annual celebration of the Old West hitches its reins to a different post this year, but city officials assure visitors that despite the change in venue, they can expect to see the same entertainment and attractions at the city's Cowboy Festival.
A proposed development that would bring hundreds of residential units and more than 100,000 square feet of commercial space to Canyon Country received a small go-ahead Tuesday night from the Santa Clarita City Council.
Workers in hazmat suits bustled around a steady stream of vehicles at College of the Canyons' University Center parking lot, Saturday afternoon.
Its venue may have been new, but Saturday at the Santa Clarita Cowboy Festival attendees still had a good old time.
Editor's note: Today The Signal begins a four-part series on coming development on the Santa Clarita Valley's east side.
A fiery crash on Bouquet Canyon Road left two dead Saturday morning, according to officials with the California Highway Patrol.
A motorcycle and car collided on Railroad Avenue at Drayton Street around 8:15 p.m. Friday, according to a Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station official.
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Median sales prices in March for existing single-family homes broke a price barrier not seen since 2007, reported the Southland Regional Association of Realtors on Friday.
After years of steady declines in the jobless rate, Santa Clarita officials are at a loss to explain why the city's unemployment rates have spiked this year and are asking state officials to either fix the calculations or clarify the basis for their calculations.
California health authorities on Friday declared an end to a large measles outbreak that started at Disneyland and triggered a national debate about vaccinations.
More than 100 people gathered Thursday evening to help unveil a new plaque on the Walk of Western Stars in Newhall during an induction ceremony for famed stuntman Diamond Farnsworth.
Former Valencia High School varsity baseball coach Jared Snyder appeared in a Los Angeles court Thursday, with noted celebrity civil rights lawyer Carl E. Douglas at his side, on embezzlement charges.
The second rabid bat of the season has turned up in the Santa Clarita Valley, county health officials said this week.
A Valencia doctor was recently indicted by a federal grand jury on nine counts of health care fraud after allegedly scamming Medicare to the tune of $2.5 million over six years, according to a Thursday U.S. Department of Justice news release.
Decked out in capes, though not necessarily matching garish tights, dozens of the Santa Clarita Valley's own superheroes turned out at College of the Canyons this week to be recognized for their service.