Veteran photojournalist and former Signal chief photographer Dan Watson has returned to the Santa Clarita Valley's only local newspaper to head up the photo department.
Santa Clarita Valley motorists are squelching their driving habits to cope with a gloomy economy and unstable fuel prices that crept back over $2 per gallon, according to traffic officials.
School officials, who want to make sure $300 million in voter-approved money is properly spent, have 60 days to form a Measure SA oversight committee.
Registered nurses who are members of the California Nurses Association and National Nurse Organizing Committee will hold a candlelight vigil from 6:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. tonight on the sidewalk in front of Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital.
The City Council held off Tuesday on voting to dissolve the agreement between the city and College of the Canyons' Performing Arts Center.
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SAN FERNANDO - Lawyers squared off over the accuracy of DNA evidence as the prosecution continued its case against the alleged Canyon Country rapist Tuesday.
Local high school directors and musicians are concerned anticipated state budget cuts could force the district's prestigious Honor Band program to shut down or shrink.
Eyewitnesses said a man in a red SUV nearly ran them over as he evaded Los Angeles County Sheriff's squad cars at the Westfield Valencia Town Center Mall Tuesday evening.
Santa Clarita city officials will pull out the official groundbreaking shovels this afternoon, but work is already underway on the final chunk of the $245 million road that will span the valley in 2010.
City officials are planning to meet the requirements of a state law that mandates cities to provide permanent locations for homeless shelters.
Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital and The Signal will host the first SCV Chamber of Commerce Health and Wellness Fair from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at College of the Canyons.
Newhall Library invites all families with school-age children to attend "We Shall Overcome," a free program presenting a musical journey through African-American history. "We Shall Overcome" features Makinto playing a variety of instruments to illustrate the evolution of black music from African roots, slavery, emancipation, awakening, civil rights movement, to modern times.
Bracing against the threat of massive state budget cuts, officials at two local school districts believe increasing class sizes would reduce the number of layoffs and loss of programs.
Eighth graders at Rancho Pico Junior High School in Stevenson Ranch got an out-of-this-world lesson Wednesday during the Shuttle Simulator Project.
Special Closure Note: Through late May 2014, a temporary bypass lane will be implemented on southbound I-5 between Smokey Bear Road and one mile south of Vista Del Lago Road while crews pave the two left lanes of southbound I-5.
Winds continued to buffet the Santa Clarita Valley throughout the day Wednesday, leading to a second straight day of uprooted trees and downed limbs, Santa Clarita city officials said.
Four local schools in three Santa Clarita Valley school districts are among those that have been named as California Distinguished Schools, state officials announced Wednesday.
Three people were arrested during a home probation check at a Canyon Country residence, including one on suspicion of elder abuse, a Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station official said Wednesday.
County health officials discovered a rabid bat in the Santa Clarita Valley last month, meaning two of the three found countywide so far this year have been in the SCV.
SACRAMENTO – Yesterday Assemblyman Scott Wilk's (R- Santa Clarita) bill requiring the State Water Resources Control Board to post on their web site the external peer review studies when a regional board imposes a Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL) on a community, passed out of the Assembly Environmental Safety and Toxic Materials committee with a 7-0 vote.
The SCV Pregnancy Center (SCVPC) is excited to announce new HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus) screenings for local residents. SCVPC is a licensed medical clinic, and the first 100 residents calling for a HIV screening receive the service free.
Fire crews work to knock down a quarter-acre brush fire alongside the south-bound Interstate 5 at McBean Parkway. The No. 3 and 4 southbound lanes were shut down briefly, but reopened at about 8 p.m., a CHP official said.
The Thursdays @ Newhall series, presented by Galpin Subaru, snaps back into action this May with the third installments of Art Slam, JAM Sessions and Senses.
Severe winds knocked down at least a dozen trees and tree limbs across the Santa Clarita Valley on Tuesday, sending some crashing onto roads and created traffic hazards, city and fire officials said.
Attorneys for outdoor advertising interests sponsoring the Santa Clarita billboard petition drive have filed a cease-and-desist demand against the company they accuse of blocking signature gathering.
The discovery of a body inside a burning Newhall apartment is under investigation by homicide detectives and arson investigators, county fire and coroner officials said Tuesday.
Graduation rates in the William S. Hart Union High School District continued to far outpace the average rates in the county and the state, according to numbers released this week.
SACRAMENTO – The Senate Natural Resources and Water Committee on Tuesday unanimously approved two bills in a package of legislation by committee chair Senator Fran Pavley (D-Agoura Hills) to modernize California's water system.