In another sign of hard times for local arts, the R.K. Downs Jazz Festival, staged by College of the Canyons' music department since 1975, has been canceled this year, an official said Tuesday.
Fun & Fit Gymnastics, in Santa Clarita Valley, is hosting a special Valentine's night party and, for the older kids, a sleepover Feb. 14 at 26620 Valley Center Drive in Canyon Country.
A traffic collision at the intersection of Wiley Canyon and Tournament roads in Valencia killed a motorcyclist this morning and flipped a Honda Civic on its side, according to a sheriff's statement.
More than 80 Democrats living in the Santa Clarita, northern San Fernando and eastern Simi Valleys met on Saturday to elect 12 delegates for the California Democratic Party's Convention, which will be held April 24 through 26 in Sacramento.
The Santa Clarita Valley Chapter of the California Republican Assembly will be welcoming Santa Clarita Mayor Frank Ferry at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the International House of Pancakes, 24737 Pico Canyon Road in Stevenson Ranch.
Following one of the most devastating economic years in history, business and industry leaders are understandably concerned with forecasts for 2009.
Brushfire potential remains "explosive" in the Santa Clarita Valley due to continued high winds, low humidity readings and warm temperatures, prompting the National Weather Service to keep its current Red Flag Warning hoisted through 6 p.m. tonight.
District officials will use more than $5 million in leftover Measure V funds to complete construction on two incomplete auditoriums and two noisy gymnasiums at two local high schools.
Construction of a Castaic high school, which should reduce student loads at two other local high schools and give kids a shorter commute to school, should take one step closer to reality this month as district officials begin discussing how to spend bonds local voters passed in November.
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The city's park and recreation department organizes youth basketball leagues with 154 teams and 1,450 children between 5 and 15 years old, said recreation supervisor Rich Carr.
Editor's note: Fifth in an exclusive series as Signal Staff Writer Brian Charles prepares to travel to Washington, D.C., to cover the inauguration of President-elect Barack Obama.
Los Angeles County District Attorney's office investigators arrested Santa Clarita attorney John Jeffrey Long on Friday for allegedly bilking clients of more than $150,000.
Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station deputies are looking for four men who robbed a gas station on Lyons Avenue Sunday night, a sheriff's official said.
Some were black and white silent films that danced to playful music. Others were high school newscasts morphed into documentaries.
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Flair Cleaners will begin its 11th annual Holiday Clothing and Shoe Drive on Friday, collecting gently used or new clothing and shoes to be delivered to Helping Hands for the Blind, St. Vincent de Paul's Thrift Store and the National Council of Jewish Women Thrift Shop.
All the ballots are counted and the results from recent board elections in the Santa Clarita Valley are largely unchanged from what was announced earlier this month.
Children using just Lego bricks, computer boards and a lot of brain power demonstrated how they would respond to natural disasters.
Hart district officials are looking to shed a problem of rattlesnakes making their way onto school campuses by installing special fencing to keep the creatures out.
Soup for the Soul provided soup for the belly Sunday as hundreds turned out to support the Bridge to Home shelter's inaugural fundraiser.
A chorus of half a dozen local marching bands sounded like winners this weekend at the Southern California School Band and Orchestra Association championships, with gold medals going to the bands from Hart High School and Valencia High School, according to local school officials and a competition representative.
A program to help set girls at two Santa Clarita Valley probationary camps on the road to academic success through creative writing and mentoring has been honored at the White House by first lady Michelle Obama.
Those wishing to weigh in on a county proposal to purchase and expand the Castaic Library can do so during a public hearing at Tuesday's meeting of the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors.
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.
By Signal Staff
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.