Nine people were named to oversee $300 million in school-bond funds this week amid claims of backroom politics.
Contract negotiations between the Santa Clarita Community College District and the union representing 450 part-time faculty members are at a standstill over pay and seniority, college officials said Thursday.
LOS ANGELES - Coy Watson Jr., who appeared as a child with Mary Pickford and Jackie Coogan in silent films before abandoning acting for a long career as a newspaper and television news photographer, has died at 96.
When President Obama signed off on a $410 billion spending bill last week, he kept the money flowing for Castaic Lake Water Agency's efforts to clean up polluted water here in the Santa Clarita Valley.
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The William S. Hart Union High School District has already come up with $13 million of its expected $24 million deficit for the next three years, district officials said Wednesday.
When you're unemployed, every penny and every bit of kindness matters. Saugus resident Gregory Sjogren, who's unemployed, printed 25 copies of his resume Tuesday at PostNet, 26504 Bouquet Canyon Road in Saugus - for free. PostNet's owner, Charan Anand, is offering the deal, along with 50-percent-off resume faxing, to unemployed residents of the Santa Clarita Valley until April 30. "It's a big help," said Sjogren. "I had trouble even making my (mail) box rental (fee) ...
California Assemblywoman Audra Strickland will address the recently passed state budget at a meeting of the Santa Clarita Valley Chapter of the California Republican Assembly on March 19.
Saugus High's literary magazine, The Centinel, has been selected to receive the Highest Award rank in the 2008 National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) Program to Recognize Excellence in Student Literary Magazines (PRESLM).
Jill Harper, a community volunteer active with College of the Canyons and the SCV Senior Center, has died after a battle with breast cancer. She was 56.
Often throughout life we need the willing ear of a caring human being. When we're children, our listening companions are usually concerned parents and grandparents. As we age, our heartfelt tete-a-tetes are generally shared with spouses, close friends and adult children. For many seniors, though - particularly those who live alone and suffer from loneliness or depression - the presence of someone to talk to is not readily available. If you have a soft spot ...
A Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station sting operation Wednesday snagged two owners of a Canyon Country video game store accused of dealing in stolen video games and gaming systems, a sheriff's official said.
About 60 Newhall homes were evacuated Tuesday after a natural gas line broke, sending a sulfuric odor wafting through the Placerita Canyon neighborhood.
If all goes as planned, this May the Santa Clarita City Council could give final approval for its purchase of 140 acres of open space in Placerita Canyon.
March 20 is the deadline for nominations of all eligible preschool teachers for the Los Angles Universal Preschool (LAUP) Preschool Teacher of the Year Award.
SANTA CLARITA - The most recent Hart district board member to vacate his seat may still have a claim to it - depending on whether he wants it or not.
Santa Clarita Valley sheriff's deputies reopened Soledad Canyon Road this evening after a car knocked a power pole down and sent live wires into the lanes.
SANTA CLARITA - A convicted murderer facing four felony counts of rape in the alleged attack last June on an unconscious woman was charged with an additional felony count Thursday, the prosecutor said.
Supervisors voted earlier this week to strengthen regulations and expand the definition of potentially dangerous or vicious dogs in Los Angeles County, a decision that comes on the heels of a fatal dog attack in the Antelope Valley earlier this year.
SANTA CLARITA - A Canyon Country man has been sentenced to six years in state prison after pleading no contest to lewd conduct on a child earlier this week, according to officials.
SANTA CLARITA - Ever mindful of the positive role that a developed level of environmental literacy can have on a community, this fall College of the Canyons and the Santa Clarita Environmental Education Consortium (SCEEC) will host the first annual environmental leadership conference 'Green Up: Community Action and Education.'
Detectives from the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station are investigating two armed robberies in Newhall in the past week, trying to determine if the two are connected, an official said today.
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SANTA CLARITA - Teachers, PTA leaders and others affiliated with Santa Clarita Valley's elementary schools are invited to send their school Patriot Day event pictures to The Signal to be considered for publication on the SCV Schools page.