Santa Clarita residents recycled 54 percent of their garbage in 2006, said Travis Lange, city environmental services manager.
Lt. Governor stumps in SCV Thursday Lt. Governor John Garamendi will be in Santa Clarita to support Carole Lutness in her effort to attain a seat in the California Assembly from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the Valencia Hills Clubhouse, 24600 Oakvale Road in Valencia. Garamendi recently announced his bid for governor in the 2010 election. The event will include music by The Freedom People and speeches by Garamendi, Eric Bauman, the chair of ...
Cooperation is the key to a county law that keeps guns out of the hands of probationers, said a spokesman for a local legislator.
Valencia Country Club officials named U.S. Rep. Howard P. "Buck" McKeon, R-Santa Clarita, honorary chairman of Birdies for the Brave, a golf tournament fundraiser held Nov. 24 at the country club as part of a greater national military outreach program supporting the brave men and women in uniform and their families.
Families looking for an exciting non-scary Halloween event can find one in Canyon Country where a couple just finished building an elaborate pirate ship.
At the Santa Clarita City Council's meeting Tuesday night, councilmembers unanimously voted to direct city staff to meet with the more than 10 speakers who voiced their concerns at the meeting about how the local public access channel would be managed. See Thursday's edition of The Signal for more on this story.
It's what Ian Swift calls a "bittersweet" moment. The superintendent of Placerita Canyon Natural Area and Nature Center spent his last full day at the park Tuesday and is heading to the Bay Area as a biologist for the Contra Costa Water District where he plans to restore the habitats of threatened and endangered species. The Santa Clarita City Council honored Swift at Tuesday's meeting. "Ian Swift is one of those wonderful people from the ...
The Acton-Agua Dulce Unified School District might hire an outside agency to investigate the suicide of Jeremiah Lasater, a school board official said.
One plucky developer is trying to push through red tape to build 16 homes in Acton near 38 homes that are in foreclosure.
Santa Clarita Valley will get a new $50 million courthouse soon. State officials need to determine where.
Michelle Barritt's newest job is to help transform an anti-bullying campaign from one man's idea into a policy for a local school district and the rest of the county's schools.
College of the Canyons technicians will shut down the school's Web sites today for planned maintenance of servers and network equipment. Access should be restored by Wednesday.
The southbound I-5 off-ramp and northbound I-5 on-ramp are closed at Magic Mountain Parkway for widening through Jan. 13.
The McGrath Elementary School staff is beating the odds, said Newhall School District Superintendent Marc Winger.
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Santa Clarita Valley sheriff's detectives investigating a crash in Valencia that claimed the life of a 72-year-old man were trying to notify his family about the fatality today, a detective said.
L.A. Kings radio commentator Daryl Evans gave seventh and eighth-grade P.E. students at Sierra Vista Junior High School a demonstration in hockey during a presentation at the school's gym in Canyon Country on Wednesday.
The American Cancer Society sponsors the Great American Smokeout Thursday, a nationwide event aimed at encouraging citizens to kick the smoking habit. Santa Clarita Valley residents can find out how to kick the habit and help others quit, too - even if it's only for a day - by visiting cancer.org/smokeout.
Jeremy "Jerry" Ide Conklin, a longtime Santa Clarita Valley resident who led the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station from 1992 to 1994, has died due to complications from open heart surgery. He was 75.
Santa Clarita representatives and federal legislators testified Wednesday before a U.S. Senate sub-committee in the nation's capital in support for the most recent bill that would prevent development of the massive Cemex sand and gravel mine in Soledad Canyon.
A Caltrans worker was injured and taken to the hospital Wednesday following a two-truck collision on Interstate 5 just south of the Highway 126 overpass, fire and law enforcement officials said.
SANTA CLARITA-The College of the Canyons Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT) program will be accepting applications for the fall 2014 semester until Friday, Dec. 6, 2013.
All the photos of the smiling couple on display Tuesday at Real Life Church - riding dirt bikes, swimming, tossing a baseball and riding horses - reminded hundreds of friends that the funeral service was a celebration of life.
Featuring expanded days of operation, Santa Clarita's homeless shelter is set to open Monday, according to officials.
County supervisors voted Tuesday to approve a contract for the Sheriff's Department to provide security at the Six Flags Magic Mountain theme park for another five years.
Readmond Memorial to be Unveiled tomorrow at Vasquez Rocks Interpretive Center
Assemblyman Scott Wilk, R-Santa Clarita, is hosting a series of meetings geared at giving residents the opportunity to share their thoughts and concerns about legislative issues.
The California State Sheriffs' Association Foundation (CSSAF) has recently been advised that citizens have received suspicious phone calls that appear to be coming from our number 916.375.8000. If you receive any suspicious calls DO NOT give out any personal information, such as social security number, bank account numbers, etc., and report these calls to your local law enforcement agency immediately.
SANTA CLARITA - Golden Valley High sophomore Elisa Pierre is a myth destroyer.
A Canyon Country businessman accused of trying to hire a hit man to kill his wife pleaded not guilty today to a charge of attempted murder, a spokeswoman for the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office said.