With five of the six state budget propositions crashing and burning, politicians called for desperate measures Wednesday as they sought ways to fix California's busted budget.
One lucky local music fan chosen at random in the Racer's Edge Indoor Karting-sponsored "Summer Meltdown Ultimate Giveaway" at The Signal.com will win a massive prize package.
California voters turned thumbs-down Tuesday to five ballot measures that would have shuffled funds and extended taxes to bolster the state's red-ink budget, but they resoundingly endorsed a measure to freeze legislators' pay during times of deficit spending.
Santa Clarita Valley Republicans gathered at Route 66 Classic Grill in Canyon Country late Tuesday and cheered special-election results that showed that five of six propositions failed.
In front of an enthralled audience of aeronautical hardware makers, former astronaut Loren Shriver pointed to the image of a thin sliver of blue rimming the dark side of planet Earth.
Juanita Heinly, the 1978 Santa Clarita Valley Woman of the Year, died earlier this month at her Agua Dulce home. She was 88.
Residents across the Santa Clarita Valley will take time this upcoming weekend to remember those who died in service to their country.
Sheriff's deputies arrested two men early Tuesday whom they say arrived at a Newhall gas station in a taxi cab, robbed its convenience store with a shoplifted beer bottle and then departed in the taxi.
UPDATED 12:15 a.m. Wednesday: Polling stations for Tuesday's Statewide Special and Consolidated Elections closed at 8 p.m. The California Secretary of State's staff began tallying votes as they were reported by 17,393 precincts across the state. The-Signal.com posted the election's semi-official results as the Secretary of State's office released them through 12:15 p.m. Tuesday, when 83 percent of the vote had been counted. Check back later Wednesday for further updates on the semi-official results, which will become official when the Secretary ...
LOS ANGELES - A moderate earthquake rattled downtown Los Angeles on Tuesday, but there were no immediate reports of damage or injuries.
New home sales were up in Santa Clarita Valley in March, a sign that the housing market may be on the rebound.
While California voters decide whether to pass six propositions designed to help fix the state's ailing budget, one of the ballot initiative's most vocal supporters, Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger, won't be in the state for the election.
A 40-year-old transient woman was found dead in Agua Dulce Saturday afternoon, officials said. About 4:53 p.m., the woman's body was discovered in the 10000 block of Soledad Canyon Road. Coroner's withheld her name, saying the woman's next of kin had not been notified of her death Monday. Her cause of death was still under investigation.
An adult hawk watches over its two babies up on a tree located in the Friendly Valley real estates. Resident Beverly Fox believes the hawks have made their home near hers for about two weeks now.
When Evelyn Adams first moved to Placerita Canyon in 1947, it was a place of virtually unspoiled wilderness.
SACRAMENTO-New amendments to pending legislation call for allowing far more students to participate in field testing of new computer-based assessments aligned to the Common Core State Standards this school year and suspending the use of most STAR tests, State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson, State Board of Education President Michael Kirst, and Assemblymember Susan Bonilla jointly announced today.
SANTA CLARITA - A multi-vehicle crash on the southbound interchange between Highway 14 and Interstate 5 this morning prompted swift response from emergency crews.
This week in Zone-4 Saugus we again only had two reported Part-1 Crimes. There was a commercial burglary to a business in the 26200 block of Bouquet Canyon Road between Sunday, 08/23/13 and Wednesday, 08/26/13. Unknown suspect(s) cut the fence to the storage at the location and stole two solar blankets.
Nearly 5,400 firefighters continue to battle six major wildfires burning across California. While a majority of the large wildfires are burning on federal land, CAL FIRE and local fire departments continue to support the US Forest Service.
Shield HealthCare in Santa Clarita announced its 13th annual story contest "What Makes Caregiving Rewarding?"
With triple-digit temperatures forecast through the weekend, county health officials are warning of the dangers of excessive heat in the Santa Clarita Valley.
SANTA CLARITA - The sign out front still says Emblem Elementary School, but the newly reopened and rebranded Emblem Academy is quite a bit different than what existed when the school closed its doors more than two years ago.
On August 30, 2013, Los Angeles County Sheriff's Deputies from Parks Bureau stopped a male adult who was driving a vehicle on the roadway adjacent to Castaic Lake Park for a traffic violation.
Washington-Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) today announced her support for SB 4, a California State Senate bill sponsored by State Senator Fran Pavley (D-Agoura Hills) to establish regulations for hydraulic fracturing (fracking) and acidization of underground oil and gas formations.
The problem with disaster preparation is it can be so darned overwhelming, Santa Clarita emergency management supervisor Donna Nuzzi admits.
The Signal asked Santa Clarita emergency management Supervisor Donna Nuzzi and Los Angeles County Office of Emergency Management Director Jeff Reeb what they consider the six most important things to do to prepare for disaster. Here's what they said.