Almost half of the $225,000 pollution fine levied against the local sanitation district last fall is earmarked to pay for retrofitting Santa Clarita parking lots with permeable pavement as a way of saving water, The Signal has learned.
After 48 hours and 100 scorched acres near Castaic Lake, the Bee Fire has been extinguished, a spokesman for the Angeles National Forest said.
On Saturday, August 10, 2013 at approximately 12:50am a male (resident of Canyon Country) aged 56, reported that after parking his vehicle in the 17600 block of Jakes Way, Canyon Country, he was approached by three black males (17 – 19 years old) who asked for his car keys. When the victim refused, the males began to assault him. During the assault, the victim was able to throw his keys away from him. The males ceased their assault, took the victim's keys, and stole his 2009 Lincoln MKX.
Attendees gazed at muscle cars and classic cars on display at the monthly Route 66 Classic Car show held in the Route 66 parking lot in Canyon Country on Saturday.
The Bee Fire that broke out Friday afternoon north of the Santa Clarita Valley had burned 100 acres as of Saturday evening but did not appear to grow during the day, according to an official with the Angeles National Forest.
A one-vehicle rollover crash on Interstate 5 near Rye Canyon Road sent one person to the hospital with minor injuries, according to an officer with the California Highway Patrol.
Parents and students in the Santa Clarita Valley will see a few new faces at schools throughout the SCV at back-to-school time this week.
When Santa Clarita Valley schools open their doors this week for another term, they will do so with a new sense of cautious financial optimism after years of spending cuts.
Two men have been arrested for allegedly assaulting a man and stealing his car in Canyon Country early Saturday morning, according to the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station.
A brush fire burning north of the Santa Clarita Valley shut down San Francisquito Canyon Road late Friday afternoon and scorched 80 acres after erupting near where the Powerhouse Fire started in late May.
One person was taken to the hospital and four pets were killed Friday when a Newhall home caught fire.
A mosquito sample collected in Newhall has tested positive for West Nile virus, officials with the Greater Los Angeles County Vector Control District said Friday.
Hart and Saugus high school were among 242 schools statewide that could face discipline this year after students were found to have posted pictures of standardized test materials online, according to officials from the California Department of Education.
The U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled that Los Angeles County is liable for the level of pollution found in its storm water.
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SANTA CLARITA - The storm forecast to hit Southern California this evening is a cold one and is expected to lower snow levels to 4,000 feet on Saturday, National Weather Service forecasters said today in a hazardous weather outlook.
SANTA CLARITA - Organizers of the Winter Magic & Lighted Boat Parade scheduled at Castaic Lake on Saturday have canceled the event, citing "pending weather conditions."
Students at Saugus High School took part in the Every 15 Minutes program on Thursday.