SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom, who propelled the debate over gay marriage but struggled to find a popular message outside the San Francisco Bay area, dropped his bid for California governor on Friday.
A statement issued by his campaign said he was unable to devote the time needed to run an effective campaign, citing "a young family and responsibilities at City Hall."
Detectives continue searching for a developmentally disabled Valencia High School student who hasn't been seen since she got off a public bus earlier this week.
Coroner's officials identified the decomposed human remains discovered in the Santa Clara riverbed in Santa Clarita two weeks ago, authorities said.
College of the Canyons will hold its 20th Annual Holiday Arts and Crafts Fair December 5 and 6.
A Canyon Country man accused of molesting a girl he lived with is set to return to court next month, officials said Thursday.
Austin Beutner, Chairman of CalArts' Board of Trustees, along with his wife, Virginia, has made a $1 million commitment to CalArts in scholarship support to benefit 20 CalArts students.
Legacy Christian Academy will host two open houses for families interested in enrolling their children at Legacy's kindergarten and middle school.
The city of Santa Clarita, in conjunction with several county agencies, will conduct a drive-through flu shot clinic on at College of the Canyons today.
A gunman shot and wounded two men in the parking garage of a North Hollywood synagogue Thursday, frightening worshippers who heard gunshots and screams before the bleeding victims stumbled in during morning services.
When Tracy Michaelis received a letter from the city telling her to fix her dirt lawn, she was annoyed.
Editor's note: In Thursday's article "Two take plea deal in chop shop case," The Signal reported several details incorrectly, including the exact charges each man faced and their pleas. The following article corrects those errors.
A 38-year-old Newhall woman walked into a local bank earlier this month to cash a check for $10,000.
Santa Clarita Valley real estate agents would love to see the federal government's first-time home buyer plan do for housing what "Cash for Clunkers" did for cars.
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Today is Friday, Oct. 30, the 303rd day of 2009. There are 62 days left in the year.
WASHINGTON (AP) - After months of struggle, House Democrats rolled out sweeping legislation Thursday to extend health care coverage to millions who lack it and create a new option of government-run insurance.
One man was injured and taken to the hospital Thursday after his truck left the southbound lanes of Highway 14 and crashed on an embankment, prompting about a dozen concerned witnesses to stop and hold his truck stationary, according to the emergency response officials.
Last night brought the third installment in this year's Art Slam series on Main Street in Newhall.