SANTA CLARITA - Santa Clarita Valley school districts are set to receive additional state funding to help cover the cost of implementing Common Core State Standards, new educational metrics that emphasize critical thinking and job and college preparation, the California Department of Education announced Tuesday.
SANTA CLARITA - A Canyon Country man convicted of felony animal cruelty last year faces a similar charge following his arrest during Labor Day weekend, court records show, arrest records showed Tuesday.
SANTA CLARITA - The search for 19-year-old Bryce Laspisa switched into high gear Tuesday as divers scoured the waters of Castaic Lake, sheriff's deputies on horseback circled it and helicopters searched the area from above, local sheriff's deputies said.
SANTA CLARITA - A gasoline tanker believed to be fully loaded with fuel caught fire on southbound Interstate 5 near Vista Del Lago Road Tuesday afternoon, prompting swift response by firefighters worried the fuel would explode,
SANTA CLARITA - One of two people rushed to the hospital Saturday following a multi-vehicle crash on Highway 14 near Newhall Avenue has died, a spokesman for the Los Angeles County Coroner's Office said Tuesday.
SANTA CLARITA - Santa Clarita Valley pools were among the hundreds worldwide last June that splashed their way into smashing the world record for the largest simultaneous swimming lesson, an exercise meant to prevent drowning by teaching young children how to swim.
Prosecutors today charged a 26-year-old North Hollywood man with murder in the death of a woman who allegedly fell from a moving vehicle last week onto the eastbound Foothill Freeway, according to a spokeswoman with the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office.
This September, the Santa Clarita Public Library will host the 2nd Annual Science in September series Wild-life! Predators, Parasites and Partners for homeschooled students.
A California company that designs and builds skateboard parks has agreed to settle an antitrust lawsuit alleging the company tried to unfairly win a city contract to build a skate park at Hansen Dam in the San Fernando Valley, the District Attorney's Office announced today.
The month of September is National Preparedness Month and to help residents prepare and plan for emergency situations, the City of Santa Clarita is hosting two informational workshops.
When flames sweep into a neighborhood, residents care little which firefighting agency responds, as long as it's there to save lives and homes.
Three people were injured and taken to the hospital Monday morning following a multi-vehicle crash on Interstate 5 near Gavin Canyon where highway construction is underway, according to fire and law enforcement officials.
More than 350 people trying to beat the heat made a big splash at the Santa Clarita Aquatics Center on Labor Day, with one Santa Monica family choosing the center over the beach.
A Laguna Niguel couple got some welcomed media attention Labor Day as they search for their missing son, Bryce Laspisa, who apparently crashed his 2003 Toyota Highlander SUV near the Castaic Lake Main Boat Ramp early Friday morning.
New fields are coming to Central Park in Saugus after the city agreed to allocate the green necessary to complete the project.
This week in Zone-4 Saugus we again only had two reported Part-1 Crimes. There was a commercial burglary to a business in the 26200 block of Bouquet Canyon Road between Sunday, 08/23/13 and Wednesday, 08/26/13. Unknown suspect(s) cut the fence to the storage at the location and stole two solar blankets.
Nearly 5,400 firefighters continue to battle six major wildfires burning across California. While a majority of the large wildfires are burning on federal land, CAL FIRE and local fire departments continue to support the US Forest Service.
Shield HealthCare in Santa Clarita announced its 13th annual story contest "What Makes Caregiving Rewarding?"
With triple-digit temperatures forecast through the weekend, county health officials are warning of the dangers of excessive heat in the Santa Clarita Valley.
SANTA CLARITA - The sign out front still says Emblem Elementary School, but the newly reopened and rebranded Emblem Academy is quite a bit different than what existed when the school closed its doors more than two years ago.
On August 30, 2013, Los Angeles County Sheriff's Deputies from Parks Bureau stopped a male adult who was driving a vehicle on the roadway adjacent to Castaic Lake Park for a traffic violation.
Washington-Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) today announced her support for SB 4, a California State Senate bill sponsored by State Senator Fran Pavley (D-Agoura Hills) to establish regulations for hydraulic fracturing (fracking) and acidization of underground oil and gas formations.
The problem with disaster preparation is it can be so darned overwhelming, Santa Clarita emergency management supervisor Donna Nuzzi admits.
The Signal asked Santa Clarita emergency management Supervisor Donna Nuzzi and Los Angeles County Office of Emergency Management Director Jeff Reeb what they consider the six most important things to do to prepare for disaster. Here's what they said.