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Saugus Union School District incumbents Doug Bryce, Paul De La Cerda and Judy Egan Umeck announced their campaigns for re-election Friday.
A much-delayed report commissioned by the city of Santa Clarita to help westside unincorporated communities decide their future form of government has been released in draft form to a select group of Santa Clarita Valley residents, but it's only half completed.
Congress took two steps toward health care reform Friday as two House committees passed the Affordable Health Choices Act.
An Agua Dulce motorist who allegedly slammed into a local bicyclist - leaving the biker paralyzed from the waist down - has been booked on a felony hit-and-run charge and released on bail.
A pair of brush fires sparked by burning vehicles charred more than 65 acres in and around Castaic on Friday afternoon, prompting firefighters to shut down two lanes on Interstate 5 and issue voluntary evacuations for residents of the canyon neighborhoods threatened by the flames.
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Santa Clarita's unemployment rate stood at 7 percent in June, neither increasing nor decreasing from May's figures, according to numbers released Friday by California's Employment Development Department.
As a fast-moving, 50-acre blaze in Castaic threatens homes, firefighters have asked some Castaic residents to evacuate.
Voluntary evacuations are in effect for residents south of Sloan Canyon Road and west of Parker Road, including Applewood, said Los Angeles County fire spokeswoman Stephanie English.
A man was shot near a Newhall apartment complex early Friday, a sheriff's sergeant said.
A memorial service for longtime Boys & Girls Club supporter Sheldon Allen is scheduled for 1 p.m. Saturday at the organization's Sierra Vista Junior High club in Canyon Country.
Before her suicide, Los Angeles Police Department Detective Susan Clemmer had aced a job interview with Gangs and Narcotics Captain Kevin McCarthy, leaving him deeply impressed with her education, passion and talent.
The California Department of Transportation announced Friday it will be closing the two middle lanes of the freeway in both directions between Van Nuys Boulevard and State Route 118 to demolish the median.
Two months after a congressional subcommittee determined it needs a cost estimate before considering a bill to block a mega-mine in Canyon Country, the request to conduct the estimate hasn't been made, The Signal has learned.
The Newhall County Water District has won its sixth consecutive award for fiscal responsibility.
Santa Clarita city facilities, including City Hall and all branches of the city public library system, will be closed Monday to mark Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.
The number of reported Part 1 crimes handled by the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station in 2013 was higher than in 2012 but still significantly lower than five years ago, according to data released Friday by the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.
About 35 people turned out Saturday at St. Stephen's Episcopal Church in Valencia to learn more about the Affordable Care Act and Covered California - the state's health insurance exchange.