Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senators Barbara Boxer (D-CA) and Susan Collins (R-ME) today praised the Senate Judiciary Committee's vote to approve their legislation to strengthen school safety by helping state and local officials secure their campuses and protect students.
The City of Santa Clarita is offering a seven-week Community Emergency Response Training (CERT) program designed to teach residents basic survival skills in preparation for disasters such as earthquakes, fires, floods, hazardous incidents, and other life-threatening situations. The CERT Spring session will take place on Thursday nights from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. beginning Thursday, April 4, through May 16, 2013.
Lions Club meeting The Castaic Lions Club meets the second and fourth Tuesday of every month from 7-9 p.m. at Marie Callender's, located at 27630 The Old Road, Valencia, CA 91355. For more information, go to http://www.castaiclionsclub.org or call 818-613-5692. Resume help Learn the common mistakes people make when constructing their resumes; different types of resumes and which is best for you; advantages/disadvantages of different resume types; references and cover letters. This free event is ...
County and city officials gathered at Hart Park in Newhall Monday to dedicate the $1 million fence erected around the park. Workers spent nearly six months replacing its old chain-link fence with one made of stucco pilasters and wrought-iron fencing. Accompanying the new fence is additional landscaping as part of an ongoing effort to beautify the front entrance to the park, which was donated to the county by silent film star William S. Hart. Along ...
'Tis the season for migrating Canada geese to return to the Santa Clarita Valley, where they are particularly fond of the Bridgeport area in Valencia
Alan Ferdman and Dante Acosta are taking a long, hard look at the next race for Santa Clarita City Council, but neither is ready to announce a candidacy, both said separately Monday.
Eighty-five years ago, the second worst disaster in California history occurred just minutes from downtown Santa Clarita.
County and city officials gathered at Hart Park in Newhall Monday to dedicate the $1 million fence erected around the park.
A motorcyclist remains hospitalized and in serious condition Monday more than a week after the Canyon Country traffic collision in which he was injured, according to hospital and law enforcement sources.
SANTA CLARITA -The Santa Clarita Community College District has announced the hiring of nationally recognized arts professional Evy Warshawski as the new Executive Director of the Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center (PAC) at College of the Canyons, effective March 14.
A 23-year-old Fontana man is in custody today, charged with impaired driving causing injury in connection with Sunday morning's rollover collision that sent a woman to the hospital, court papers show.
'Tis the season for migrating Canada geese to return to the Santa Clarita Valley, where they are particularly fond of the Bridgeport area in Valencia. Sometimes they can be seen walking across the street.
Gorman - The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) plans to close the lanes, ramps and connectors listed below as part of a $100.1 million pavement improvement project on the Golden State Freeway (I-5) between Vista Del Lago Road and the Kern County line. Closures are subject to change.
SACRAMENTO–Senator Fran Pavley, D-Agoura Hills, today announced several key amendments to her bill to regulate the practice of hydraulic fracturing, or "fracking," for oil and gas within California.
The City of Santa Clarita is pleased to present a Vendor Outreach event where local businesses can learn the fundamentals of doing business with the City on Wednesday, March 20, 2013 from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. in the Council Chambers at City Hall located at 23920 Valencia Boulevard.
Santa Clarita's "Summer Blast" kicked off this week, offering SCV youth up to eight weeks of afternoon activities to stay busy while school's out.
After taking his oath of office, Valencia resident Chris Fall said Wednesday that he is "pumped" to officially join the William S. Hart Union High School District board.
LANCASTER - A woman found inside the Acton mobile home of a convicted murderer was naked and "under the influence," a parole officer testified Wednesday in the rape trial of the woman's alleged assailant.
LOS ANGELES - An ambitious expansion plan for Disney's Golden Oak movie ranch in Placerita Canyon received unanimous approval Wednesday from the Los Angeles Regional Planning Commission.
A Canyon Country man pleaded not guilty Wednesday to four felony counts in Tuesday's wrong-way crash on Highway 14 that injured 13 people, four of them seriously.
Santa Clarita Detective Bureau investigated a report of a male following a young girl and videotaping her while she was walking around inside "Target" located on Magic Mountain Blvd., Valencia. Through proactive work by Target's loss prevention, detectives were able to identify the suspect as Yale Yurman. Suspect Yurman is a registered sex offender.
Are you a veteran making between $45,000 and $83,650 a year combined family income and dream of owning your own home? Habitat for Humanity San Fernando/Santa Clarita Valley, the local Habitat for Humanity affiliate for North Los Angeles County, in collaboration with the California Department of Veterans Affairs, is building homes for veterans in Sylmar and Santa Clarita. The project in Santa Clarita will consist of an 87-home community and the one in Sylmar will ...
A red flag warning for high fire danger was issued today for the mountains in Los Angeles, Ventura and Santa Barbara counties.
Members of the Saugus Union School District board voted 4-1 Tuesday night to declare Stephen Winkler's board seat vacant, saying he does not reside within the school district boundaries.
For the third time within four weeks, the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station will hold a drivers' checkpoint within the city limits to catch drivers who may be unlicensed or driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol.
A tense barricade situation in Canyon Country ended peacefully Tuesday following a five-hour standoff that resulted in the evacuation of some residents.
A 54-year-old Canyon Country man who allegedly drove the wrong way on Highway 14 Monday, causing a multi-car pileup that injured 13, has been arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence at the time of the crash, a California Highway Patrol officer said Tuesday.
Local swimming pool jumped right into the fun Monday as worldwide participants sought to set a record for "the world's largest swimming lesson."
Santa Clarita, CA – Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station/Traffic Unit will be conducting a DUI/Drivers License checkpoint on June 20, 2013, at an undisclosed location within the city limits between the hours of 6:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m. Checkpoints are placed in locations that have the greatest opportunity for achieving drunk and drugged driving deterrence and provide the greatest safety for officers and the public.
By Signal Staff