Here's one of the stories we're working on for Wednesday's Signal: Castro defense questions witnesses
The Farmers' Market is returning to downtown Newhall Thursday with 20 vendors and live entertainment.
The College of the Canyons Foundation will showcase its second edition of the "In Good Taste" series, a cultural exploration of superior dessert wines and the classic sweets that accompany them, on April 18.
Flunk the state budget, not the state's children. That's the message the California PTA is encouraging members statewide to send to Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger and other state government leaders. The "Flunk the Budget" campaign asks that every PTA member write letters, make phone calls, and send faxes and e-mails to state government leaders opposing Schwarzenegger's proposed 10 percent across-the-board cuts to the state education budget. "It's just a grassroots effort to let our government leaders ...
Fishermen, outdoorsy types and boaters can put Pyramid Lake back on their places-to-visit list.
April is Autism Awareness Month in the city of Santa Clarita. Everyone can help. 1. Share information about autism with your family, neighbors, etc. 2. Attend the Santa Clarita City Council meeting on Tuesday, April 10, when the council proclaims April as Autism Awareness Month. 3. Buy a children's book that helps explain autism and donate it to your child's school library. Read the book to your child's class or another class. (Book suggestions: "Andy's ...
Tuesday is Election Day in Santa Clarita as citizens vote for two of the five candidates running for City Council. Be sure to make plans.
Here's one of the stories we're working on for Tuesday's Signal: State PTA: 'Flunk the budget'
Most people would shy away from labeling themselves as a "professional idiot" or injuring themselves for the amusement of others. Yet for Michael Todd, labels of his mental state and injuries to his person are essential to attracting a crowd - and attract a crowd he did on Sunday. The crowd, whose reactions varied from fainting to cheering, packed The Londoner pub and bar in Canyon Country to watch Todd as he swallowed swords, walked ...
Most people take for granted taking a stroll down one of Santa Clarita Valley's many paseos or a bike ride through the area's surrounding canyons on a sunny yet mild spring day. Yet for 23-year-old Saugus resident Jena Minassian, sometimes just getting out of bed and walking can be tough. Minassian is one of 1.5 million Americans who suffer from Lupus, a potentially fatal disease that attacks the body's major organs or tissues. The disease ...
As he ran out of his home, Tyler Cordova caught sight of the two new toys sitting on his driveway. His wish had come true.
Determined to crack down on illegal dog fighting in the wake of the Michael Vick case, the Los Angeles County District Attorney's office has teamed up with the Humane Society of the United States and last week launched a reward program which they hope will encourage people to report the crime. Tipsters will be able to use the county's 211 information line to report suspected dog fighting activities in their neighborhoods, and will be eligible ...
Voting for Tuesday's Santa Clarita City Council election is already well underway. As of 5 p.m. Friday, the City Clerk's office has received 8,428 ballots, about 1,200 more than the city received by election day in 2006.
Editor's Note: The following is a July 1, 1970 California Highway Patrol log report of the events which began the night of April 5, 1970.
More than 200 people feasted on pancakes Saturday morning with the common goal of raising money for the local Lutheran Social Services Community Care Center, which provides assistance to the Santa Clarita Valley's growing homeless population. The breakfast at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Canyon Country was a first for the care center and is expected to become an annual event.
George Runner announced this week that the Franchise Tax Board will follow the lead of the Internal Revenue Service and not impose a tax penalty on Californians who have sold their home via a short sale.
The County of Los Angeles Department of Animal Care and Control (DACC) would like to remind L.A. County residents of the National Weather Service's (NWS) current weather advisory for the Los Angeles area. Freezing temperatures are predicted by NWS for the Antelope Valley and other parts of Los Angeles County. The freeze warning remains in effect until 10:00 p.m. Friday evening. Minimum temperatures of 12 to 22 degrees are expected Thursday morning and Friday morning ...
Eight of the declared candidates for Santa Clarita's next City Council election in April gathered Wednesday morning in Canyon Country for a review forum sponsored by the Santa Clarita Valley branch of the Southland Regional Association of Realtors.
Even the most basic questions were difficult to comprehend.
SANTA CLARITA - Dr. Patrick Robert Robbie, a longtime volunteer at the Samuel Dixon Family Health Centers, died in his sleep Sunday. He was 80.
Widespread hard freezes are expected tonight and Thursday night as frigid weather hits the Santa Clarita Valley and surrounding areas, including coastal plains that are usually immune to frosty conditions, National Weather Service forecasters said.
"Fast & Furious" star Paul Walker was killed by both crash trauma and fire when the Porsche in which he was a passenger slammed into a light standard and at least one tree Saturday, then exploded into flames.
A memorial is planned Sunday for those who wish to pay their respects to Santa Clarita Valley resident and business owner Roger Rodas and actor Paul Walker, both of whom died in a car accident in Valencia last weekend.
SANTA CLARITA - Residents will have a chance to view artwork from local artists at the "Joy of Art" holiday reception and open house hosted by the Santa Clarita Artists' Association on Friday inside the gallery in the Westfield Valencia Town Center.
Santa Clarita is considering a proposal from the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority to take down many of the billboards within city limits over the next several years, officials said Wednesday.
RANCHO CUCAMONGA, Calif. (AP) - A man charged with killing a Transportation Security Administration officer and wounding three others during a rampage at Los Angeles International Airport has appeared in court with bruises on his face and a bandage on his neck.
They came with their parents Tuesday and stood by the makeshift memorial for actor Paul Walker: some babes in arms, some solemn-looking teenagers, few children of ages between.
SANTA CLARITA - One of the lawyers involved in a series of California Voting Rights Act lawsuits against agencies in the Santa Clarita Valley told The Signal Tuesday an injunction to stop Santa Clarita from holding its scheduled City Council election in April is a possibility.
Children who died this year will be remembered and honored during a mass candle-lighting event hosted by the Santa Clarita Chapter of The Compassionate Friends on Sunday in Canyon Country Park.
The Los Angeles County coroner's office said Tuesday it has completed autopsies on the two bodies recovered from the fiery crash of a Porsche that "Fast & Furious" star Paul Walker and his friend, local business owner Roger Rodas, were last seen in last weekend.