After less than 24 hours of investigation, local detectives arrested Mexican national Jose Gregorio on suspicion of extortion Wednesday after he allegedly asked the victim for a $20,000 ransom, claiming the victim's brother was being held in Mexico.
Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's deputies are looking for burglars who are stealing stereos by breaking through windows of cars at two local Metrolink Station parking lots.
A Thursday-evening traffic collision knocked out power to 3,001 homes in Canyon Country, said Southern California Edison spokeswoman Anna Frutos-Sanchez.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Tens of thousands of abortion opponents rallied Thursday on the National Mall to mark the 36th anniversary of Roe v. Wade amid concerns they could face political setbacks under the new president.
Marlee Lauffer packed 44 years of work and history into roughly an hour Tuesday, as the Santa Clarita Planning Commission received a retrospective on the Valencia master plan.
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Editor's note: Fourteenth in an exclusive series as Signal Staff Writer Brian Charles traveled to Washington, D.C., to cover the inauguration of President Barack Obama. There were long lines, there were poor directions, a mistake made during the oath of office, and it was brutally cold in Washington, D.C., at the 56th presidential inauguration Tuesday.
A self-proclaimed pedophile who promised to return to Santa Clarita Valley to watch young girls in public areas has lost his appeal of a statewide ban keeping him away from children.
Hart district officials plan to scale back the proposed budgets for the modernization of three local schools in light of the state-budget stalemate, but officials remain confident the much-needed projects will still create classrooms, bathrooms and rehearsal space for students.
For the third year, Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station deputies aim to steer troublesome youth in a positive direction.
The newest physical education building and courts at College of the Canyons will provide more classes and athletic space for students.
A college student's required textbooks can cost up to three times the amount of course fees, often limiting the types and number of courses students can take.
The Santa Clarita Planning Commission signed off Tuesday on improved architectural guidelines that include a sharpened focus on community identity and "green" building practices.
Christian vocalists John and Mary Giger will perform at 7:30 p.m., Friday in the The Master's College Music Recital Hall.
Looking back and looking ahead. That's Al Ferdman's goal for tonight's meeting of the Canyon Country Advisory Committee. The committee chair said there's a full agenda for the first meeting of 2009, including the Santa Clarita's Extreme Neighborhood Makeover program and the One Valley One Vision plan under development by the city and Los Angeles County. Ferdman said 2008 saw a number of successes for the Canyon Country community. Those include the completion of Todd ...
As a trauma surgeon at Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital, Ethiopia-born Dr. Gudata Hinika saves lives daily.
When it comes to playing in the mud, leave to a kid to get it done right.
The mother of a teenage boy missing for more than a week remains heartbroken as she awaits the outcome of an autopsy performed on the body of a man found burning Wednesday, she said.
A summertime invitation to the public to choose one of two works of art for the Newhall roundabout apparently hasn't yielded quite the reception that Santa Clarita city officials had hoped.
A brush fire sandwiched between the southbound and northbound lanes of Interstate 5 burned about five acres before it was extinguished Sunday, a Los Angeles County Fire Department official said.
An autopsy on a body found burning near Castaic Lake may have been performed Saturday, but no new information regarding the possible identity of the body has been released, according to officials.
The Ever-Changing Wall, a giant photographic mural conceived by the local ARTree Community Arts Center, has returned to Newhall.
Residents of the Santa Clarita Valley have several options Wednesday to mark the 12th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.
Of eight homeless service zones in Los Angeles County, the one that encompasses the Santa Clarita Valley has the second-highest growth in those who have no place to live, according to numbers recently released by county officials.
Three decades after the Canyon Cowboys won the school's first CIF title, former head coach Harry Welch and members of the 1983 CIF Northwestern Conference championship team reunited on the Cowboys' field Saturday at Canyon High School.