Dozens of men, women and children plunged into the new year Friday morning by swimming across an outdoor, unheated pool and riding down a water slide.
The Saugus Speedway and Swap Meet has started a month-long coat drive with donations going to the homeless or needy at the Santa Clarita Valley Emergency Winter Shelter and the San Fernando Valley Rescue Center.
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College of the Canyons student Sarah McLeod was on the hunt Saturday afternoon for accessories for her recently repaired beach cruiser bicycle - the blue ride she pedals to class.
The pool of candidates running for three city council seats includes Santa Clarita residents who have never run for public office before. Their experience spans the professional spectrum: from a retired Navy Lt. Commander to a part-time model.
Every week, the RV-sized Mobile Medical Unit from the Northeast Valley Health Corporation pulls up to the Santa Clarita Valley Emergency Winter Shelter on Golden Valley Road and gives free basic care for any of the clients who need it.
Rick Caston, of Caston's TV & Appliance, kneels to demonstrate the controls of a 36-inch, high-definition Sony TV that Rich Lipis, standing, won as the top prize of a holiday food drive held by The Signal.
More than 2,000 people packed Castaic Lake and the Castaic Regional Sports Complex to remember a Castaic resident during the Ron Smith Celebration of Life Family Festival last month.
A woman died in an apparent suicide after her car went over the side of San Francisquito Road area Friday, California Highway Patrol officials said.
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PASADENA - After a run of celebrity grand marshals, a real American hero led the Rose Parade on Friday, and more than 70 Santa Clarita residents traveled by bus to watch.
Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital celebrated the transition into 2010 by honoring two newborn babies.
Local law enforcement officers arrested 15 people on drunk driving charges from New Year's Eve into New Year's morning, officials said.
Local bird enthusiasts spotted the first bald eagle in the Santa Clarita Valley as part of the Christmas Bird Count held this week.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - So midnight Dec. 31 came and went, but the Fox television network did not go missing from Time Warner Cable.
Of the eight people arrested during 10 days of signature-gathering at local stores only one has been prosecuted, found guilty and sentenced to three days in jail, according to a spokesman for the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office.
Santa Clarita Valley residents will receive mailed notices within the next few weeks about proposed rate hikes in their sewage fees following a vote by the local Sanitation District board Wednesday night.
Investigators with the county coroner's office have closed their case on 8-year-old Cole Hartman - the Santa Clarita Valley youngster found face-down and submerged in a water-filled washing machine last summer - without declaring the autistic boy's death an accident, suicide or homicide.
Directors for the Santa Clarita Valley Child & Family Center have accepted the retirement of the center's CEO, Darrell Paulk, effective Sept. 1.
A man arrested on Interstate 5 Wednesday on suspicion of transporting drugs kicked out the rear window of the cruiser he was placed in and ran across the entire freeway to escape sheriff's deputies, officials said.
NOTE: The Signal news story about the theft can be seen at http://www.signalscv.com/section/36/article/119064/
An Azusa man initially charged with seven offenses has been sentenced to 38 months in state prison after pleading no contest to just two of the charges - evading an officer and driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol.
For water company customers who respond "How much is that?" when told to reduce consumption by 20 percent, Valencia Water Company says it has the exact answer.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - An analysis finds the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power has slipped far behind its schedule to replace aging power poles.
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City officials painted a rosy picture of Santa Clarita's projected budget for the next fiscal year during a meeting Tuesday night, calling it balanced and conservative while also containing funding for a variety of needed projects around the city.
Standing inside a bathroom stall, 7-year-old Setareh Khatibi bathes herself in a bucket of tap water. She's used to the cold water on her skin and doesn't even grimace.
While legislative options to resolve the longstanding Cemex mine issue remain ongoing, two Santa Clarita Valley representatives are urging local Congressman Howard "Buck" McKeon, R-Santa Clarita, to try a different tactic to halt the mine.
Reports of a student in possession of a gun near Sierra Vista Junior High School Tuesday prompted swift response by local sheriff's deputies, but no weapon was found, school and law enforcement sources said.
The U.S. Supreme Court declined this week to hear an appeal by Los Angeles County contesting a ruling that held it liable for storm water pollution.