SANTA CLARITA - Santa Clarita's third annual Heroin Kills Symposium is scheduled Wednesday evening, providing an opportunity for all residents to learn about the deadly drug that has gained a foothold among some local youth.
VAN NUYS - With a deafening roar the enormous aircraft came to life.
(SACRAMENTO) Assemblymember Steve Fox (D-Palmdale) today announced that Assembly Bill (AB) 631 was approved by Governor Jerry Brown.
SANTA CLARITA - After more than a year of falling inventory, Santa Clarita saw the first year-over-year gain in the number of homes listed for sale in July.
Nearly 9,000 local, state and federal firefighters are battling 11 major wildfires across California. Despite windy conditions across much of Northern California and the Sierra, firefighters did make progress yesterday on those fires. On Sunday, firefighters in Monterey County were able to contain the 4,500 acre Mission Fire at Fort Hunter Liggett, bringing the total number of large wildfires down from 12.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - California officials are threatening to fine Los Angeles County as it struggles with a critical shortage of foster care that has packed children into holding rooms.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Air quality officials will install monitors near busy Southern California freeways next year - part of a nationwide plan to provide a better look at traffic-caused pollution in 100 major cities.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York's attorney general says Donald Trump is making wild accusations, just like others who commit fraud and get caught.
Santa Clarita Mayor Bob Kellar is grateful to get a comprehensive response about chloride from the executive officer of the Los Angeles Regional Water Quality Control Board, but he says he still has "significant concerns" about the science behind the board's findings.
From the pristine reaches of Gold Run Creek north of Sacramento, one can scoop up a liter of sparkling cold water and find less than 0.2 milligrams of chloride in it.
Santa Clarita Valley sheriff's deputies are searching for a car allegedly stolen Sunday afternoon in Canyon Country after a man attempting to sell his car let a potential buyer take it for a test drive.
Despite a crowd of people who have said they will run for Santa Clarita City Council in 2014, only a few candidates have raised significant amounts of money for the campaign, according to documents filed with the City Clerk's office.
The Domestic Violence Center of the Santa Clarita Valley marked its 30th anniversary of providing education, intervention and prevention with a ceremony in Newhall Saturday.
SIMI VALLEY, Calif. (AP) - The quiet of a normally serene Simi Valley neighborhood was shattered when police said a 29-year-old man killed his mother, set her house on fire and then shot randomly at passers-by before officers, who had confronted him as he attempted to flee by tractor onto an equestrian trail, shot him dead.
This morning more than 8,300 firefighters are battling a total of a dozen large wildfires across California. The Rim Fire, near Yosemite National Park, continues to be the most active and has grown to the 15th largest fire in California's recorded history. 4,500 homes remain threatened by the blaze and today strong winds out of the South will pose a major challenge as the fire continues to advance to the North, closer to several communities that remain under evacuation advisories.
About 35 people turned out Saturday at St. Stephen's Episcopal Church in Valencia to learn more about the Affordable Care Act and Covered California - the state's health insurance exchange.
The skies may have been clear and the sun may have been bright, but Saturday was still a snow day at the Santa Clarita Valley Family YMCA.
Three people were transported to the hospital this morning following a rollover crash, according to officials.
Students at Rancho Pico Junior High School who just got to know 13-year-old Kenadee Oliva last semester were receiving grief counseling Friday following news of a murder-suicide in Utah that claimed her life.
Seventy sixth-graders at Santa Clarita Elementary School tested their aeronautics skills Friday with rockets made out of 2-liter soda bottles.
A man and a woman were arrested this week on suspicion of attempted murder, sheriff's officials reported Friday.
The Santa Clarita Valley YMCA is hosting an open house Saturday, inviting SCV residents to explore programs at its facilities and enjoy activities for the event.
As sales of condominiums posted strong gains in the Santa Clarita Valley and home prices continued rising in 2013, investors pulled back from the single-family home market, a Realtors association reported this week.
Two candidates on opposite sides of the aisle confirmed to The Signal Friday they are planning to run to represent a state Assembly district that takes in portions of the Santa Clarita Valley.
California is nearly as dry as it's ever been. High water marks rim half-full reservoirs. Cities are rationing water.
The Santa Clarita WorkSource Center will host two recruitment events in January to seek qualified professionals for immediate employment in the Santa Clarita Valley.
Among his major accomplishments during 11 terms in Congress are successfully blocking a massive landfill planned for the Santa Clarita Valley and securing funds for construction of the cross-valley connector, Congressman Howard "Buck" McKeon. R-Santa Clarita, said in an interview with The Signal.
By Luke Money
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