A possible case of meningitis in a Pitchess Detention Center inmate prompted the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department to quarantine about 180 prisoners.
Congressman Howard P. "Buck" McKeon (R-Calif.) hosts a one-hour "tele-town hall meeting" for residents of the 25th Congressional District tonight at 6:30.
About 1,000 job seekers spent Wednesday at the College of the Canyons Canyon Country campus mingling with potential employers in the hopes of landing a good job in a tough economy.
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Newhall County Water District General Manager Stephen Cole, front left, shovels dirt as workmen look on at the groundbreaking ceremonies for a new eco-friendly NCWD building in Newhall on Wednesday.
From the ashes of November's Sayre Fire in Sylmar, the Courtyard by Marriott in Valencia and the Red Cross hatched a plan to house evacuees. The plan was put to the test when the Jesusita Fire ripped through Santa Barbara, and may be tested again as fire season heats up, a Red Cross official said Wednesday.
Two local private schools are planning to switch campuses during the summer to accommodate an increase in student population.
Local school districts expect to receive more than $14 million in stabilization funding from the federal stimulus package. But that money won't be spent just yet, district officials said.
Alternative programs and helping students connect to their schools were presented by William S. Hart Union High School District officials Wednesday as the reasons for the nearly 3-percent decrease in districtwide drop-out rate for the 2007-08 school year.
The Newhall County Water District board will consider whether to connect its water service to a proposed development in Canyon Country and a drug store set to open in Newhall at its 6:30 p.m. meeting tonight.
A small grass fire briefly shut down the northbound Interstate 5 near state Route 126 on Wednesday, but firefighters had the blaze under control within minutes.
Girl Scouts of Greater Los Angeles (GSGLA) is hosting a dance party and special viewing of Sabrina Bryan's BYOU2 fitness DVD on Thursday, May 21, from 6 to 8 p.m. at La Mesa Junior High School for girls ages 9-14.
The Herb Alpert Foundation and California Institute of the Arts (CalArts) in Valencia announced the recipients of the 2009 Alpert Award in the Arts.
The city of Santa Clarita and the College of the Canyons will host a "Jump Start Your Job Search" workshop on Thursday, May 28 from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Santa Clarita Activities Center. The workshop is free to attend and open to the public and focuses on teaching attendees the tools needed to compete in a tight job market.
Trinity Classical Academy hosts a Memorial Day open house from 5 to 8 p.m. at its future home on the NorthPark Community Church campus. The event will feature live music, food and tours of the new building. The campus is located at 28310 Kelly Johnson Drive in Valencia. For more information, call (661) 296-2601.
SANTA CLARITA - Dozens of parents and students interested in learning more about educational programs and job opportunities gathered in the Hyatt Regency Valencia for the Choices in Education Expo Saturday.
Officials have blocked multiple lanes of Highway 14 after a vehicle apparently collided with a stalled car near the junction with Interstate 5, according to an official with the California Highway Patrol.
SANTA CLARITA - One of the driest years in the history of California has left State Water Project contractors with just a trickle of the water they requested, and expect, from Northern California.
SANTA CLARITA - In the drive to ensure robust holiday sales, more and more stores are opening on Thanksgiving as anxious retailers hope to make their revenue targets for the year.
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SANTA CLARITA - Due to a new level of accreditation, victims of the most deadly form of heart attack can now be transported directly to Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital, hospital officials announced Friday.
Santa Clarita's unemployment rate rose slightly from September to October, but it was still down from a year ago, city officials announced Friday.
SANTA CLARITA - A Castaic man has been sentenced to probation and ordered to complete a residential treatment program after stabbing his pet cat and dog with a spear last summer, killing both.
SANTA CLARITA - A 72-year-old man who suffered mortal injuries when he was hit by a minivan while crossing Wiley Canyon Road in Valencia on Wednesday night has been identified as Valencia resident Marlin Stowers.
I have been to Dealey Plaza, the site of President Kennedy's assassination. I didn't go just as a regular tourist; I was taken on a personal conspiracy tour by one of the earliest Kennedy conspiracy theorists.
The Signal didn't print on Nov. 23, 1963 - the day after President John F. Kennedy was assassinated.
Rain, heavy at times, and hail played a part in at least half a dozen traffic collisions in the Santa Clarita Valley on Thursday, prompting a mud slide in Canyon Country and flooding in parts of Castaic, officials said.
SANTA CLARITA - A 19-year-old man arrested last month for allegedly spray-painting sexually explicit graffiti on at least three vehicles and one Valencia home has been re-arrested and charged with burglary, a local sheriff's deputy said Thursday.
A concert to benefit the Wounded Warrior Project is scheduled Saturday night in Castaic.