Hello, Santa Clarita Valley! Welcome to The-Signal.com's Daybreak, your point of entry for the day, and a quick journey through the past, present and future. Let the adventure begin:
Today is Thursday, Sept. 10, the 253rd day of 2009. There are 112 days left in the year.
County supervisors may offer a $20,000 reward to anyone who can help locate and convict a man police say raped a 30-year-old woman in Castaic last month, Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich announced Wednesday.
Up until this year, nearly 30 cadets in the Hart district's fire technology academy had to pretend a pickup truck with hoses in the back was a fire truck.
Sheriff's deputies arrested a man Wednesday morning who led them on a chase in a car he stole from a Saugus house last week, authorities said.
Heritage Haunt Halloween will take place on Oct. 17, 23, 24, 30 and 31.
While President Barack Obama called for action on health care reform in a Wednesday night speech to Congress, a local congressman criticized him for failing to truly seek a bipartisan solution.
Graciela Gonzalez crosses Vicci Street and Plumwood Avenue daily to pick up her second-grader from Canyon Springs Community School in Canyon Country.
College of the Canyons has introduced a new program for the fall for students who need additional academic support and skills to help them succeed in the college classroom.
Sponsored by the Skills for Success initiative, the new program will offer instructor-led one-hour workshops on a variety of topics from fractions to essay writing.
Six Flags Magic Mountain is hosting Fright Fest auditions at 5 p.m. Friday at the park's Human Resources Building off Feedmill Road.
The park is looking for people with energy, boundless enthusiasm and a bit of a dark side for their Fright Fest celebration.
Los Angeles County officials have issued a $50,000 reward to anyone who provides information that leads to the arrests and conviction of the suspect or suspects who started the 160,000-acre Station Fire.
The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved the reward during its Tuesday meeting, days after the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department Homicide Unit ruled the fire as being caused by arson.
A 2-year old boy died Saturday after he fell into a pool at a home on the 24000 block of La Glorita Circle in Newhall, said Sgt. Dan Peacock of the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station.
Newhall County Water District Board President Maria Gutzeit endorsed Michael Cruz for a seat on the water district board.
Cruz announced his candidacy for Newhall County Water District in August.
Wondering what to do with the decrepit computer, that old cell phone, or that hopelessly out-of-date stereo system?
According to the city's Web site, representatives from contributing project partners MTA, Los Angeles County, Caltrans and Newhall Land celebrated the completion of the multi-million dollar construction project designed to ease traffic congestion at one of the most frequently used highway arteries.
Residents spoke out about a proposed Valencia hotel Tuesday night, and the City Council answered, delaying the project to allow for more discussion.
The state Department of Transportation is inviting cities and counties throughout California to submit projects to get people out of their cars and onto their bikes or their own two feet - and Santa Clarita is ready to comply.
Santa Clarita Valley Sanitation District officials will tackle the topic of chloride removal from local wastewater Monday night during a meeting at Santa Clarita City Hall.
West Ranch High School senior Steven Clavijo was trying to get some sleep.
Hours of preparation came down to a 90-second mad dash during the annual "Eggstravaganza" Easter egg hunt Saturday at Central Park.
Tori Hughes, 6, left, and her sister Lexy, 9 carry their brother Liam, 4, to line up for a "family photo" in Stevenson Ranch on Friday as they join a group of an estimated 60 of the 120 West Ranch High School babies that have been born to faculty, teachers and administration since the school was started 10 years ago in Stevenson Ranch.
Santa Clarita - The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) plans to implement the closures listed below as part of a project that is constructing truck lanes on I-5 between Pico Canyon Road/Lyons Avenue and the Antelope Valley Freeway (SR-14).
Farmers and state water contractors who depend on the State Water Project - including the Santa Clarita Valley's water wholesaler - will receive slightly more than nothing from the project this year, state officials said Friday.
Money for candidates on both sides of the aisle has poured in during recent months for the race to represent the 25th District, including the Santa Clarita Valley, in Congress - setting the stage for a big-money showdown in the upcoming June primary.
A Palmdale man convicted of robbing a Newhall bank last May was sentenced to at least seven decades in state prison this week, court officials said Friday.
A Chevrolet Tahoe rolled over in a collision Friday at Valencia Boulevard and Rockwell Canyon Road in Valencia.
Santa Clarita's jobless rate settled back down to 5.3 percent in March - mirroring the December rate when retailers hired extra help for the holidays.
A 38-year-old Valencia man and leader in the Armenian Power gang could face almost 1,000 years in federal prison after being convicted on 57 criminal counts, officials with the U.S. Attorney's office said this week.
The National Weather Service issued a hazardous weather outlook today for a slight chance of showers or thunderstorms in the Santa Clarita Valley and elsewhere around Southern California.
Dozens of teachers from schools across the Santa Clarita Valley were recognized for their dedication and service this week during the Santa Clarita Valley Education Foundation's annual Teacher Tribute.
Two more saddles on the Western Walk of Stars were unveiled Thursday night, with movie stars Charles Bronson and Steve McQueen being honored at a ceremony on Main Street in Newhall.