The annual White Ribbon Week and Drive Safe Program that teaches teens and graduating seniors about safe driving will take place from May 28 to June 5.
There's something going around among local high school seniors. Symptoms include laziness, a lack of interest in school work and a general feeling of having one foot out the door. It's the end of the year for the class of 2009, which means another round of senioritis. "I always say that around this time of year - we are in the season of senioritis," said West Ranch High School Principal Bob Vincent. The feeling comes ...
An ordinance effectively barring newly registered sex offenders from living within Santa Clarita city limits passed its last checkpoint this week and will become active June 12.
Los Angeles County firefighters will be out on two of the Santa Clarita Valley's major intersections today collecting donations for the Muscular Dystrophy Association.
New Zealand Natural Ice Cream and Frozen Yogurt hosted a Boys and Girls Club fundraiser last week where free ice cream cones were part of the effort.
The possibility that a contract proposal by the William S. Hart Union High School District could fall harder on teachers than on administrators has raised concern on the part of the Hart District Teachers Association.
College of the Canyons officials say the school's soon-to-be-completed University Center will sparkle - but like a crown jewel, not like champagne.
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California Institute of the Arts honored nearly 400 graduates Friday during the Valencia art school's graduation ceremony.
The Santa Clarita Valley Jaycees will host the 8th annual Fight It! 5k Race and Walk-a-thon, benefiting the Brenda Mehling Cancer Fund Saturday, May 16 from 7 a.m. to 10 a.m.
Two school buses carrying students crashed into poles this week, causing minor damage but no injuries, officials said.
When the expelled beauty-school student returned to campus, things got ugly. She stabbed a former classmate in the head with a key and bit a teacher before Lancaster sheriff's deputies hauled her off, said Western Beauty Institute supervising instructor Mark Walker. But when he went to court last year to file a restraining order barring the woman from his campus, the judge turned him down, saying school administrators can't do that on behalf of their campuses. ...
Contract negotiations between College of the Canyons and the union representing 450 part-time faculty members resume today, this time with the help of a mediator to work through issues involving pay and seniority rights.
Environmentalists' opposition to an industrial park planned for Newhall was overturned this week, nearly three years after the filing of an appeal of the project's environmental impact report.
After nearly 30 tests at four different labs, scientists haven't found out why bottled water allegedly made La Mesa Junior High School students sick, a county health official said Thursday.
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.