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.
The trial of Esperanza Castro enters week two Monday, after an uneventful start Tuesday that marked the first serious movement in the case since Castro was arrested in March 2006.
As Newhall Hardware closes for good this weekend, four new establishments have recently opened their doors in Old Town Newhall.
I-5 southbound onramp closure scheduled
County planners are expected to crack down on developers who misrepresent themselves on land applications following a review of documents submitted by the Las Lomas Land Co., LLC, a top planner says.
Students at Stevenson Ranch Elementary School began their journey toward healthy bodies and strong minds Thursday when they inaugurated their new $170,000 running track.
Due in large part to a struggling state economy and housing market, City Manager Ken Pulskamp said this week he expects to see a $2 million drop in revenue in Santa Clarita's 2008-2009 budget.
For most motorcycle riders, injuries come with the territory. No matter how many precautions are taken, the threat of a harmful collision is a constant, especially for professional bikers, who participate in a variety of events such as A.M.A. Motocross. Yet the threat of injury or harm does not discourage riders from operating their motorcycles.
On day three of the trial of Esperanza Castro, attorneys focused their attention on forensic evidence gathered at the alleged crime scene.
Last night Valencia Acura hosted the kickoff party of the fourth annual Santa Clarita Arthritis Walk, which will take place on Sunday, April 27. This is the Arthritis Foundation's annual local event to raise awareness and funds to fight arthritis, which affects 46 million men, women and children in the U.S. - and those are just the ones who have been diagnosed.
Here's one of the stories we're working on for Saturday's Signal:
Keeping an Eye on Schools
In the wake of questions about why he did not disclose his income on financial disclosure forms, Mayor Bob Kellar announced Friday he is amending the forms.
Yes I Can, the William S. Hart Union High School District's organization for students with special needs, will hold a fundraiser tonight at the Mountasia Family Fun Center in Saugus.
The Hart district governing board members entered a budget workshop Wednesday prepared to file a "qualified" budget to send the state a message, but ended up making enough cuts - almost $10.4 million worth - to meet the state budget requirements.
A damaged insulator and visible signs of arcing on a power line conductor found near where the Powerhouse Fire started are among the reasons the blaze was determined to be caused by power lines, according to a report released Tuesday.
A 22-year-old Canyon Country man out on bail after being charged with burglary and assault with a deadly weapon last month was arrested Tuesday for burglary and attempted burglary, a sheriff's official said.
Santa Clarita Valley sheriff's Capt. Roosevelt Johnson told local business leaders Tuesday he wants to have one of his investigators give them a training session on cyber crime.
County supervisors voted Tuesday to implement Laura's Law - a law that allows counties to pursue court-ordered assisted outpatient treatment for individuals suffering from mental illnesses.
No criminal charges are expected in a single-car crash last May that left five teenage girls injured, one seriously, according to a traffic collision investigator with the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station.
A 22-year-old Newhall man has been arrested on suspicion he sent "harmful matter" to a minor, according to a detective with the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station.
An overturned vehicle temporarily blocked northbound lanes on Interstate 5 near Lyons Avenue shortly after noon, casuing traffic to back up to Highway 14 for a time, according to reports from the California Highway Patrol.
Voters can forget the traditional Republican-Democratic match-ups in at least seven California congressional districts come November - including the one representing the Santa Clarita Valley.
Traversing the 35 miles from the Santa Clarita Valley to Dodger Stadium, and back again, can be a challenge.
A landscaping crew extinguished what authorities believe was a deliberately set brush fire near an apartment building in Canyon Country on Monday, preventing its spread up a dry canyon, a fire official said.
Golden Valley High School student Jennifer Kong was awarded first place for her entry in the "Congressional Art Competition: An Artistic Discovery."
From a black-and-white poster, Johnny Cash solemnly surveys the work bench strewn with colorful, exotic woods.
As California's drought deepens, the Castaic Lake Water Agency is hosting a symposium Friday for Santa Clarita Valley residents to learn about problems getting water to Southern California - and what they might do about it.
Thieves made off with a $5,000 cheese-melting oven from an Italian restaurant in Stevenson Ranch, according to a report on file Sunday at the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station.
In the cycle of drug popularity, the newest "high" in town may be a highly potent form of marijuana hash oil that goes by the names "honey oil," "honey wax," "earwax," "butter," "shatter" or "dabs" - to name a few.