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Signal Senior Staff Writer Brandon Lowrey has been promoted to city editor, and Senior Staff Writer Josh Premako has been promoted to the newly created position of opinion/business editor.
It doesn't matter where you are, a robo-call can find you.
Two Castaic Area Town Council members have confronted Hart district officials and demanded greater communication over the long-delayed construction of a Castaic high school.
For Ricardo Aguayo's third-grade class assignment, he had to mail a letter and cutout of a children's book character to someone who would spend a day with the paper doll and respond with a summary of the experience.
Newhall father Mark Webb never feared parenting until his only son starting driving.
A man is in custody after he allegedly led deputies on a short chase in a stolen car in Canyon Country earlier this week, officials said.
The Democratic Club of Santa Clarita Valley and the Democratic Alliance for Action will host a joint candidates forum for the William S. Hart Union High School District school board race at 7 p.m. on Wednesday at Vincenzo's Pizza in Newhall.
William S. Hart Union High School District board candidate Joe Messina has been endorsed by College of the Canyons board members Scott Wilk, Michele Jenkins and Joan MacGregor.
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama declared the swine flu outbreak a national emergency and empowered his health secretary to suspend federal requirements and speed treatment for thousands of infected people.
The declaration that Obama signed late Friday authorized Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius to bypass federal rules so health officials can respond more quickly to the outbreak, which has killed more than 1,000 people in the United States.
Robert Gapper, the Hart district's chief operations officer, is leaving his position to replace Rochelle Neal, assistant superintendent of human resources and student services, who is retiring in January.
The inaugural Old Town Newhall Halloween Parade will be held from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Saturday and will begin at 8th and Main streets, and end at 6th Street.
The Friday arraignment of a Saugus man charged with resisting arrest after he allegedly pulled a knife on his mother and deputies was rescheduled to next week, officials said.
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Hart district board members recently approved two new assistant principals - continuing a summer surge of new administrators ahead of the upcoming school year.
A man is in custody today charged on suspicion of drunk driving after a handful of motorists worked together to detain him for officers of the California Highway Patrol early Sunday morning, according to a CHP officer.
A woman killed early Saturday morning after the car she was driving ran off Highway 14 near Agua Dulce Canyon Road has been identified as Roshalle Denise Turner, of Palmdale, according to a spokesman for the Los Angeles County Coroner's Department.
Through the hazy clouds of vapor in the tiny Saugus room, electronic cigarette users say they see quite clearly that "vaping" is a much healthier alternative to tobacco smoking.
Local school districts are keeping an eye on a push to put a state school bond on the November ballot, according to officials.
Bouncing up and down and chattering, 2-year-old Fiona wielded her popsicle like a staff and climbed atop her mother's lap until she felt tall enough to command the attention of the room.
It's back-to-school time – time for parents and teen drivers to congregate at sometimes hard-to-get-to campuses, all at about the same time, creating mini-rush hours where summertime saw placidly flowing traffic.
The late Pete Seeger's spirit filled a small room at Unitarian Universalist Church of Santa Clarita on Saturday.
A morning equestrian ride in the sandy bed of the Santa Clara River turned into a nightmare for a Saugus woman after a pair of pit bulls attacked and severely bit her horse, she said Saturday.
A Palmdale woman was killed early this morning after the vehicle she was driving ran off Highway 14 near Agua Dulce Canyon Road, according to the California Highway Patrol.
It's an uphill battle, but organizers of an online campaign to save Six Flags' Colossus roller coaster from closing have filed nomination papers seeking to win historic landmark status for the 125-foot-tall ride.
With California in the midst of a whooping cough epidemic, and school bells set to sound throughout the Santa Clarita Valley next week, students and parents are urged to make sure immunizations are up to date.
Coach Carlos Bedolla arrived at 7:30 a.m. to set up cones and flags at Valencia Glen Park. On day four of the Kidz Love Soccer summer camp, he was worried that some kids would beat him to the park - again.
Continuing into August, drivers in California - and throughout the Unites States - are seeing gas prices at some of their lowest levels in years, officials said Friday.
A pair of crashes blocked some northbound and southbound lanes of Highway 14 near Escondido Canyon Road for more than an hour Friday, the California Highway Patrol repoprted.