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Castro Trial Presses Forward
SAN FERNANDO - Eric Castro testified Monday that his mother spirited him from the family's Canyon Country home the night his father was killed, but he knew of no evidence suggesting his father was slain by robbers, as his mother initially reported.
As the price of oil continues to skyrocket, and the price of gasoline along with it, Santa Clarita Valley motorists are feeling pain at the pump but so far are not making drastic changes in their driving habits, according to residents surveyed Monday by The Signal.
Easter came a little early for rock climbers at the Vasquez Rocks county park in Agua Dulce.
For about 300 high school physics students, Sunday was a day in the ultimate outdoor classroom: They turned Magic Mountain into a science experiment as part of Six Flags' Physics Students' Day.
A birthday celebration erupted into a fight in Val Verde early Sunday, leaving one man shot dead and another injured.
It was early afternoon on a fall day in 2005 in Ramadi, capital of Iraq's Al Anbar province.
It'll be a sunny Easter, a sunny St. Patrick's Day and even a brighter end to winter this year as Daylight Saving Time arrives early.
A team of coroner investigators uncovered several more human bones in an area near Whites Canyon Road on Saturday during their final search in the field.
The city of Santa Clarita will hold a community meeting Monday to discuss with the public the streetscape and landscape improvement plans for Main Street in downtown Newhall.
About 70 bikers showed their support for LARC Ranch on Saturday by taking part in the first Motorcycle Poker Run, sponsored by Bikers for Christ.
Laurie Ender can add another name to her list of endorsements in the race for a seat on the City Council.
If all goes according to plan, Golden Valley and West Ranch high schools will both get a nice, big Christmas present this year: The completion of the schools' auditoriums.
LONG BEACH - When your flight experiences are limited to being packed like one of myriad sardines in a safely pressurized metal tube to jet cross-country, there's something to be said for sticking your head into the wind.
If you see something, say something.
Author Gregory Orfalea will be discussing his book "Journey to the Sun: Junipero Serra's Dream and the Founding of California" on Saturday, May 10 from 6:30 to 8 p.m.
After some uncertainty Friday, Santa Clarita city officials announced the billboard referendum petition must be turned in to the Santa Clarita City Clerk by 5:30 p.m. Monday.
Builder KB Home is preparing to build 278 new homes in the Plum Canyon area of the Santa Clarita Valley, an executive with the company said Friday.
The city of Santa Clarita invites local artists to explore the world of public art from a business perspective with a free Panel Discussion on Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at 6:00 p.m. at the Old Town Newhall Library, located at 24500 Main Street. No RSVP is required to attend.
A bill that would strike the traditional definition of marriage from California law was approved by the state Senate this week after the U.S. and state supreme courts allowed same-sex unions to resume last year.
Several high schools in the William S. Hart Union High School District received national rankings this year, according to U.S. News and World Report.
WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. employers added a robust 288,000 jobs in April, the most in two years, the strongest evidence to date that the economy is picking up after a brutal winter slowed growth.
Celebrate Bike Safety Month this May with the City of Santa Clarita's FREE Hit the Trail community bike ride, presented by Total Financial Solutions, on Saturday, May 10. The family-friendly ride and rally will be held from 10:00 a.m. to 12 noon at Bridgeport Park.
As exciting as it will be to host a portion of a world-wide race, Santa Clarita drivers out-and-about early Sunday morning will need to strategically plan their routes.
The Board of Equalizationopened its newest office in Santa Clarita on Magic Mountain Parkway and Tourney Road in April.
One man was injured and taken to the hospital Thursday after his truck left the southbound lanes of Highway 14 and crashed on an embankment, prompting about a dozen concerned witnesses to stop and hold his truck stationary, according to the emergency response officials.
Last night brought the third installment in this year's Art Slam series on Main Street in Newhall.
The city of Santa Clarita added more than 4,000 residents from January 2013 to January of this year and remains the third-largest city in Los Angeles County, according to state figures unveiled this week.
Local sheriff's deputies have arrested three more alleged petition "blockers" as the deadline approaches for petitioners seeking to overturn a city ordinance allowing electronic billboards, sheriff's documents show.
Approximately 300 people gathered early Thursday morning for the annual Santa Clarita Valley Mayors Prayer Breakfast - an event that included time for both reflection and prayer and laughter from a keynote address by a man dubbed by some as "God's Comic."