Due to a reporting error, The Signal online, on Facebook and on Twitter incorrectly reported the cause of the July 5, 2012, crash of an ultralight piloted by longtime Santa Clarita Valley resident Harry Bell. The final National Transportation Safety Board report on the crash near Piru has not been issued. The Signal regrets the error.
TARZANA (Oct. 7, 2013) – After 12 years, the Vietnam War ended. The Nixon Administration began unraveling. And disco was the rage. It was 1973, and in the San Fernando Valley, a new vision was realized: Tarzana Hospital opened.
The California Association of Local Agency Formation Commissions (CALAFCO) has awarded its 2013 Outstanding Commissioner Award to Jerry Gladbach.
SANTA CLARITA - The College of the Canyons Humanities Division will kick off its third annual Celebrating the Humanities program by hosting a pair of live readings by writer and poet Alan Kaufman, at both the Valencia and Canyon Country campus.
SANTA CLARITA - One of two people arrested in a Valencia drug raid three months ago was sentenced Monday to a drug-diversion program and to three years' probation, a spokeswoman for the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office said.
SANTA CLARITA - Lisa Jordan readies herself as she takes a deep breath.
The Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Health Foundation is hosting "Bingo or Bust" Game Night on Wednesday, Oct. 16, in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
Explosives experts were called Monday to dispose of a grenade found in a Newhall house, a local sheriff's lieutenant said.
SANTA CLARITA - Every dog has its day, so the saying goes, but Sunday was it for more than a dozen local canines - big and small, shaggy and not - who were blessed at an annual ceremony at St. Stephen's Episcopal Church.
Santa Clarita resumes weekly street sweeping next week between the hours of 7 a.m. and 5 p.m. on the day after trash pickup days.
SANTA CLARITA - A Saugus man arrested on suspicion he concealed the whereabouts of a 17-year-old girl struggling with drug abuse has been sentenced to five years probation after pleading no contest to a lesser crime, according to court officials and documents.
SANTA CLARITA - A Castaic man shot and killed at his home Sunday following a brief confrontation with sheriff's deputies is remembered today by coworkers as a film industry veteran committed to the craft of audio post-production.
(Los Angeles, CA, October 7, 2013) – Today, Special Counsel Merrick Bobb releases his 33rd Semiannual Report on the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department (LASD). The Report examines the canine program and the Department's Education Based Discipline program.
The Santa Clarita Valley Little League, formerly Castaic Little League, will take the 2014 fall season off in hopes of regrouping and coming out stronger in the spring, its president said today.
Plans to build a bond-funded auditorium and complete other improvement projects at Canyon High School are progressing, but some Hart district board members bristled at last week's meeting over a price tag estimated at more than $10 million.
The Santa Clarita WorkSource Center will host two recruitment events in January to seek qualified professionals for immediate employment in the Santa Clarita Valley.
Among his major accomplishments during 11 terms in Congress are successfully blocking a massive landfill planned for the Santa Clarita Valley and securing funds for construction of the cross-valley connector, Congressman Howard "Buck" McKeon. R-Santa Clarita, said in an interview with The Signal.
By Luke Money
Editor's note: We asked our newspaper, website and Facebook readers to tell us about their experiences in the Jan. 17, 1994, Northridge earthquake. Here's what they said.
Mary and Ray Schulz weren't born yesterday, so when a con artist phoned and asked for their credit card information, the Newhall couple suspected the call was a scam.
Extra firefighters and extra equipment were rolled out in the Santa Clarita Valley Thursday due in part to the Colby Fire in Glendora.
On Wednesday, January 15, 2014, at approximately 10:05am deputies assigned to the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station received a call for service regarding a 42-year-old male who was possibly suicidal. A short time later, the man's vehicle was located (parked) at Sierra Highway and Newhall Avenue. Deputies had reason to believe the man was now traveling on foot headed into an off road / rural area to possibly commit suicide.
Rep. Howard "Buck" McKeon, R-Santa Clarita, a mainstay on the Santa Clarita Valley political stage for more than three decades, including a stint as Santa Clarita's mayor, has decided to retire from the Congressional seat he was first elected to in 1992.
Rep. Howard "Buck" McKeon, R-Santa Clarita, officially announced Thursday that he plans to retire from his seat in the 25th Congressional District and has endorsed Republican former state Sen. Tony Strickland to succeed him.