n When: 5 p.m. closed session, 6:30 p.m. open session today
The Grapevine section of Interstate 5 reopened at 4 p.m. escorting traffic in both directions, according to a California Highway Patrol officer.
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A fierce Pacific storm is expected to pound the Santa Clarita Valley through tonight with intense rainfall, wind gusts and possibly a thunderstorm, according to the National Weather Service.
Foreclosures and job losses are causing high levels of stress for students who fear getting yanked out of their schools because of their families' economic situation.
There was a time when John Haskell and his hogs had the run of this place.
Nine-year-old Andy Ramirez and his brother Marco once cheered for pro soccer player Lawson Vaughn from the stands of a stadium, and on Sunday Vaughn showed up at a Saugus soccer game to return the cheer.
City officials are bringing their long-term vision back into focus Tuesday with a study session on the updated general plan being shaped by Santa Clarita and Los Angeles County.
In January 2008, Charter College in Canyon Country counted 80 students.
The panel that oversees the city's open space purchases meets Tuesday for a review of 2008 activity.
Last summer, administrators at the William S. Hart Union High School District predicted their budget shortfall through June 30, 2011, would be $6 million.
Mira Tijerin, of San Diego, was pronounced dead early Saturday at a collision scene after she lost control of her Nissan pick-up and rolled 300 feet down an embankment off northbound Interstate-5 about 30 minutes north of Santa Clarita.
Children went from ride to ride-hollering on the mini-roller coaster Alligator Alley, scanning the scenery from the ferris wheel-like Zipper or lifting their hands on the electronic swings Saturday at a Valencia carnival. They played games like Ring A Duck and Turtle Creek with stuffed animal prizes.
Arlien Hopwood had no idea she was dying 16 years ago.
The Castaic Union School District faces a $2 million slice to the 2009-10 budget, and the option of laying off 30 full-time employees doesn't sit well with school officials.
California is nearly as dry as it's ever been. High water marks rim half-full reservoirs. Cities are rationing water.
Students at Rancho Pico Junior High School who just got to know 13-year-old Kenadee Oliva last semester were receiving grief counseling Friday following news of a murder-suicide in Utah that claimed her life.
The Santa Clarita WorkSource Center will host two recruitment events in January to seek qualified professionals for immediate employment in the Santa Clarita Valley.
Among his major accomplishments during 11 terms in Congress are successfully blocking a massive landfill planned for the Santa Clarita Valley and securing funds for construction of the cross-valley connector, Congressman Howard "Buck" McKeon. R-Santa Clarita, said in an interview with The Signal.
By Luke Money
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