Here's The Signal's Photo Spotlight for the week of July 31 - Aug. 7, 2009 featuring photos taken in the Santa Clarita Valley by Signal staff photographers.
It's not hanging chads but confusing verbiage that has members of the westside town councils worried about the November advisory ballot.
If state prisons release more than 40,000 inmates, as ordered by a panel of judges this week, up to 40 percent of them may wind up in Los Angeles County, a Sheriff's Department spokesman said Thursday.
Victory Tabernacle will host a drawing and present one boy and girl with a backpack filled with school supplies during their 2:45 p.m. Sunday service.
NorthPark Community Church is hosting the Willow Creek Leadership Summit Conference for business, church or any other leaders from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. today and Friday. The theme is "Lead Where You Are." Leaders will join together via satellite in over 140 locations across North America. It's an opportunity to hear nationally recognized speakers such as Bill Hybels, Tony Blair, David Gergen, Carly Fiorina, Henry Cloud, Bono and more either in person or via satellite. Price to attend the conference is $100 for the two days or $50 for one day.
Saugus Union School District has named Cynthia Kirk, a kindergarten teacher at Tesoro del Valle Elementary School, the district's 2009-10 teacher of the year.
The William S. Hart Union High School District's 700 classified workers will take a pay cut and see their health benefits capped under an agreement approved by board members Wednesday.
Santa Clarita Valley businesses and bikers are teaming up to raise money Sunday for a 4-year-old Bakersfield boy who suffered the loss of an eye after an alleged attack from his father.
College of the Canyons Trustee Ernie Tichenor will not seek a fourth term in the Nov. 3 election, instead endorsing local businessman Michael Berger in his race for the Santa Clarita Community College District board.
It was 1969. Classes at College of the Canyons had just begun, and Tom Lawrence had just graduated with a master's in physics from San Diego State University.
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State budget cuts have left many health centers for the poor without money, and state lawmakers' assurances that federal stimulus money would make up the difference haven't panned out, officials said Wednesday.
For decades, cliff swallows have flocked in the spring to nest at COC in numbers that rivaled - or even exceeded - their far more famous roost at Mission San Juan Capistrano. The birds mistake the Valencia campus's angular concrete buildings for cliff faces, their preferred natural habitats.
A Newhall eye doctor never saw it coming.
The Santa Clarita City Council has petitioned to appoint a receiver for a boarded-up Canyon Country house whose legal owner they have been unable to locate.
Legislation touted by Santa Clarita Valley lawmakers that would create tax credits for the aerospace industry and that also includes other tax incentives apparently designed to benefit electric car maker Tesla Motors Inc. has received Gov. Jerry Brown's signature.
The Santa Clarita City Council has endorsed a federal resolution that could improve services in the Angeles National Forest and aid in the battle to keep the Cemex mine out of the northeast Santa Clarita Valley.
The old adage about the early bird and the worm wasn't lost on the thousands of people like Canyon Country residents Julio and Martha Luna who arrived hours before the 7 p.m. start of the kickoff performance of Santa Clarita's 25th annual Concerts in the Park series.
Sheriff's officials said Saturday they were investigating a cache of hundreds of packages of concentrated cannabis known as "honey wax" discovered after a routine traffic stop in Castaic.
Twenty knives, cutting boards and towels sat neatly in front of 20 hopeful sushi chefs taking part in a sushi-making class on Saturday at Canyon Country Park.
"For those who have put their lives on the line for our country, freedom has a special meaning that many may never know," Santa Clarita Valley businessman Fred Arnold told nearly 200 Thursday at the Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce's Patriots Luncheon.
People dance and enjoy the music of the beach music band Hodads at the Valencia Marketplace amphitheater on Friday.
Workers from SOS Entertainment set up the stage for Concerts in the Park, which begins Saturday with DSB, a Journey tribute band, in Central Park at 7 p.m.
Thirteen-year-old baseball fan Hunter Ventress grinned from beneath his baseball cap Friday as he described how a lost baseball glove led to a food drive for the Santa Clarita Valley Food Pantry.
Newhall, Calif. (July 11, 2014) -- Los Angeles County Superior Court Judge James C. Chalfant ruled Thursday that Castaic Lake Water Agency (CLWA) must rescind an illegal "special tax" imposed on Valley water users last July.
A Ventura County Superior Court judge's recent eviction of the Fillmore & Western Railway from the Santa Paula Branch line is not the end of the line for the railway's tourism excursions or its movie location rental business - not just yet, anyway.
The California Supreme Court has agreed to review aspects of an appellate court decision on the Newhall Ranch development project, officials said Friday.
Sulphur Springs School District has hired a consultant to help in its search for a new leader when Superintendent Robert Nolet retires at the end of this year, board members voted at their meeting this week.