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Today is Tuesday, Sept. 8, the 251st day of 2009. There are 114 days left in the year.
A downed power line sparked a small brush fire in the Newhall Pass on the northbound side just north of the Interstate 5-Highway 14 split at about 9:41, according to the California Highway Patrol.
As a national debate brews over the intentions of President Barack Obama's upcoming address to school children, local educators aren't too worried about the speech meant to encourage kids to stay in school.
A seven-story hotel planned for the heart of Valencia and OK'd by the Planning Commission is headed before the Santa Clarita City Council on Tuesday after a group of homeowners filed an appeal.
Doctors once told Tom Bolewski, of Saugus, that he would be on a ventilator in a nursing home for the rest of his life.
Almost a year after the unsolved slaying of Valencia resident Anthony Lombardi, his family is offering about $55,000 on top of an existing $20,000 reward to whomever comes forward with information leading to a conviction.
Today is Monday, Sept. 7, the 250th day of 2009. There are 115 days left in the year. This is Labor Day.
After Valencia resident Keyma Roberts, 35, was laid off from her job, she couldn't afford to renew her car registration.
When Monique Torres heard that her close friends house had been lost in the Acton fires last week, she knew it was time to do something.
The Hart district is bracing for an expected $13.3 million deficit for the 2011-2012 fiscal year, counting on state funding cuts and higher costs, district officials said Friday.
As animals flee the wilderness ravaged by the Station Fire, they might end up looking for food or shelter in Santa Clarita Valley neighborhoods, experts said.
Today is Sunday, Sept. 6, the 249th day of 2009. There are 116 days left in the year.
Steve Trotta's car was packed, his evacuation route was mapped and his ear was glued to his walkie-talkie listening for any chatter from firefighters on which direction the Station Fire would blow.
Ten diverse performers competed for their shot at fame at Six Flags Magic Mountain on Saturday in front of a panel of celebrity judges including Grammy Award-winning artist Ciara.
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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