View Mobile Site

Archive By Section - Santa Clarita Valley News


Students explore electricity and magnetism at Peachland Elementary School

Fourth- and fifth-grade students at Peachland Elementary School put their heads together and built magnet-powered motors and electromagnets Thursday.

January 23, 2009 | By Katie Wallace Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Sheriff’s officials track down extortion suspect

After less than 24 hours of investigation, local detectives arrested Mexican national Jose Gregorio on suspicion of extortion Wednesday after he allegedly asked the victim for a $20,000 ransom, claiming the victim's brother was being held in Mexico.

January 23, 2009 | By Melissa Gasca Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Smash and grab burglaries spook train riders

Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's deputies are looking for burglars who are stealing stereos by breaking through windows of cars at two local Metrolink Station parking lots.

January 23, 2009 | By Melissa Gasca Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Power outage hits 3,001 in Canyon Country

A Thursday-evening traffic collision knocked out power to 3,001 homes in Canyon Country, said Southern California Edison spokeswoman Anna Frutos-Sanchez.

January 22, 2009 | By Tammy Marashlian Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Washington, D.C., rally marks Roe v. Wade anniversary, new president

WASHINGTON (AP) - Tens of thousands of abortion opponents rallied Thursday on the National Mall to mark the 36th anniversary of Roe v. Wade amid concerns they could face political setbacks under the new president.

January 22, 2009 | By Brian Westley Associated Press Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


The master plan worked for Valencia

Marlee Lauffer packed 44 years of work and history into roughly an hour Tuesday, as the Santa Clarita Planning Commission received a retrospective on the Valencia master plan.

January 22, 2009 | Josh Premako Senior Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


The Signal.com's Daybreak: Jan. 23, 2009

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:

January 22, 2009 | Signal Staff | Santa Clarita Valley News


Brian Charles: Hope fuels change

Editor's note: Fourteenth in an exclusive series as Signal Staff Writer Brian Charles traveled to Washington, D.C., to cover the inauguration of President Barack Obama.

There were long lines, there were poor directions, a mistake made during the oath of office, and it was brutally cold in Washington, D.C., at the 56th presidential inauguration Tuesday.

January 22, 2009 | Brian Charles | Santa Clarita Valley News


Pedophile Jack McClellan loses appeal

A self-proclaimed pedophile who promised to return to Santa Clarita Valley to watch young girls in public areas has lost his appeal of a statewide ban keeping him away from children.

January 22, 2009 | By Jim Holt Signal Senior Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Hart tightens project budget

Hart district officials plan to scale back the proposed budgets for the modernization of three local schools in light of the state-budget stalemate, but officials remain confident the much-needed projects will still create classrooms, bathrooms and rehearsal space for students.

January 22, 2009 | By Tammy Marashlian Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Direction for troubled youth

For the third year, Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station deputies aim to steer troublesome youth in a positive direction.

January 22, 2009 | By Melissa Gasca Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


COC adds athletic facilities

The newest physical education building and courts at College of the Canyons will provide more classes and athletic space for students.

January 22, 2009 | By Tammy Marashlian Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Higher costs for higher learning

A college student's required textbooks can cost up to three times the amount of course fees, often limiting the types and number of courses students can take.

January 22, 2009 | By Karin Fredrickson For The Signal | Santa Clarita Valley News


Commission seeks community identity

The Santa Clarita Planning Commission signed off Tuesday on improved architectural guidelines that include a sharpened focus on community identity and "green" building practices.

January 21, 2009 | By Josh Premako Signal Senior Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Christian vocalists to perform at Master’s

Christian vocalists John and Mary Giger will perform at 7:30 p.m., Friday in the The Master's College Music Recital Hall.

January 21, 2009 | Signal Staff | Santa Clarita Valley News


« First  « Prev  1271 1272 1273 1274 1275  Next »  Last »

Page 1273 of 1444

Articles by Section - Santa Clarita Valley News


Truck pulling horse trailer catches fire on Highway 14

A truck pulling a horse trailer caught fire Thursday on Highway 14 near Agua Dulce but the blaze was quickly doused, halting any spread to nearby brush, a fire spokesman said.

June 12, 2014 | By Jim Holt Signal Senior Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Sheriff’s lieutenant takes stand in obstruction trial

One of six sworn Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department officers accused of obstructing a federal investigation into the Los Angeles County jail system took the stand Thursday.

June 12, 2014 | By Jim Holt Signal Senior Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


UPDATE: Big rig driver killed on Interstate 5

The driver of a big rig was killed Thursday after his truck jack-knifed on Interstate 5 near Pyramid Lake, spilling fuel and sparking a brush fire, a California Highway Patrol officer said.

June 12, 2014 | By Jim Holt Signal Senior Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Santa Clarita to host 2015 Special Olympians

Santa Clarita will put out the welcome mat next year for athletes participating in the Special Olympics World Games Los Angeles 2015, billed by organizers as "the largest sports and humanitarian event anywhere in the world," officials announced Thursdsay.

June 12, 2014 | By Hector Gonzalez Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


‘Mega passport center’ up and running in Castaic

Castaic's "mega passport facility" held its grand opening on Thursday, becoming the second such facility in Southern California to open its doors.

June 12, 2014 | By Katharine Lotze Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


College of the Canyons to Present 5th Annual CareerCampSCV

The College of the Canyons Job & Career Center will present its fifth annual CareerCampSCV event, providing students and community members with a rewarding, educational and extremely interesting day of career-themed speakers and workshops.

June 12, 2014 | Source: College of the Canyons | Santa Clarita Valley News


SCV Sheriff launches "Staying Safe" program

Protecting Our Youth. Know Where They're At! Know What They're Doing! Staying Involved = Staying Safe.

June 12, 2014 | source: SCV Sheriff | Santa Clarita Valley News


Showdown at COC

On the heels of an overwhelmingly rejected contract offered to the instructors at College of the Canyons, the college's board of trustees approved raises for administrators Wednesday night in front of more than 100 angry, disappointed and frustrated faculty members.

June 12, 2014 | By Jim Holt Signal Senior Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


About 20 attend chloride meeting

Santa Clarita Valley Sanitation District officials Wednesday night kicked off a series of six public information meetings aimed at explaining to residents per-household rate hikes officials say will be needed to pay for a new $130 million treatment project to remove chloride from wastewater dumped into the Santa Clara River.

June 12, 2014 | By Hector Gonzalez Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


COC negotiating settlement in Voting Rights Act lawsuit

College of the Canyons trustees announced publicly Wednesday what they presented in court last week: that the Santa Clarita Community College District is working toward a settlement to a lawsuit brought against the district alleging its election system violates minorities' voting rights.

June 11, 2014 | By Jim Holt Signal Senior Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Highway 126 acid spill may force bridge repairs

Repairs may be needed on the Interstate 5 overpass where highly corrosive acid spilled from an overturned tanker truck Tuesday, a spokesman for Caltrans said Wednesday.

June 11, 2014 | By Hector Gonzalez and Jim Holt Signal Staff Writers | Santa Clarita Valley News


Pumping required as Castaic Lake levels keep dropping

The worsening California drought has dropped levels so low in Castaic Lake that water has to be pumped uphill to get it to the treatment plant, officials said Wednesday.

June 11, 2014 | By Josh Ortiz For The Signal | Santa Clarita Valley News


SCV man arrested in child predator Internet sting operation

A 64-year-old Santa Clarita Valley man was one of three men arrested in a joint forces sting operation targeting child predators, court and sheriff's officials announced this week.

June 11, 2014 | By Jim Holt Signal Senior Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Angeles National Forest Announces ‘Fee Free’ National Get Outdoors Day

WASHINGTON D.C. -- U.S. Forest Service Chief Tom Tidwell invites families to experience the benefits of nature by participating in the annual National Get Outdoors Day, Saturday (June 14). Also known as "GO Day," it is a "fee free" day in the Angeles National Forest.

June 11, 2014 | Source: USFS | Santa Clarita Valley News


City Council takes next step toward budget plan

Santa Clarita City Council members decided Tuesday to move forward with the proposed $191.5 million budget city budget for the next fiscal year and schedule it for adoption later this month.

June 11, 2014 | By Luke Money Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


40 41 42 43 44  Next »  Last »

Page 42 of 50


Powered By
Morris Technology
Please wait ...