SACRAMENTO, CA - Senator Steve Knight (R-Antelope Valley) is proud to announce that the Microsoft YouthSpark TEALS program will be implemented in five local high schools in the coming school year. TEALS, which stands for Technology Education and Literacy in Schools, bridges the gap between the shortage of skilled computer science graduates and the growing demand for computer science job opportunities by bringing technology professionals into local classrooms.
Two local water officials - one representing wholesale services and one representing retail - will be panelists Thursday for the L.A. Water Summit presented by the Building Industry Association of Southern California.
Jury selection is expected to begin in June in the case of a Canyon Country businessman accused of trying to hire a hit man to kill his wife, according to an official with the Los Angeles County District Attorney's office.
Board members in the William S. Hart Union High School District are expected to tab the new principals of Valencia High School and West Ranch High School during their meeting Wednesday, according to officials.
Santa Clarita, CA – The City of Santa Clarita saw a significant decline in Part One and Grand Theft Auto crimes during the first three months of 2014 compared to 2013, according to a preliminary report filed by the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Police say guns, badges and other items belonging to San Diego-area law enforcement personnel were stolen during a weekend charity football game in Los Angeles.
SANTA CLARITA - The Associated Student Government (ASG) at College of the Canyons is inviting all students and community members to a public candidate forum with the eight individuals seeking election to California's 25th Congressional District.
A signature-gatherer outside a local Walmart, arrested for battery after allegedly punching someone in the hand last weekend, has been identified as a woman from Illinois, according to an official with the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station.
As the school winds down, local high schoolers got fired up at the chance to win a new car from Nissan of Valencia during the third annual Nissan Car Giveaway at COC's Cougar Stadium in Valencia.
A father and son were recovering Monday after being stabbed outside a bar last weekend, while one suspect was being held in connection with the stabbing, a Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station detective said.
A bill that would require some cities, including Santa Clarita, to change their election systems to ones that are district-based has been introduced in the state Assembly and is scheduled for a committee hearing this week, officials said Monday.
Newly elected Santa Clarita City Councilman Dante Acosta's journey to the Santa Clarita Valley is a familiar one.
Both single-family home and condominium sales increased in the Santa Clarita Valley in March compared to February sales, the Southland Regional Association of Realtors announced Monday.
In an effort to help local business owners see their enterprises thrive and expand, Rick Hernandez, President, Syntesis Global, LLC will deliver the presentation "Growing Your Business in the 21st Century, A New Era" during the spring 2014 College of the Canyons Chancellor's Circle Breakfast Briefing.
Local marathon runner Dennis Lebman never got a chance to celebrate after completing last year's Boston Marathon, so now he's going back to run again in one of the world's most renowned foot race, determined to let terrorists know that he and his fellow runners are unshaken, he said.
A Ventura County Superior Court judge's recent eviction of the Fillmore & Western Railway from the Santa Paula Branch line is not the end of the line for the railway's tourism excursions or its movie location rental business - not just yet, anyway.
The California Supreme Court has agreed to review aspects of an appellate court decision on the Newhall Ranch development project, officials said Friday.
Sulphur Springs School District has hired a consultant to help in its search for a new leader when Superintendent Robert Nolet retires at the end of this year, board members voted at their meeting this week.
Santa Clarita - The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) plans to implement the closures listed below during the week of July 15-18, 2014, as part of a project that is constructing truck lanes on I-5 between Pico Canyon Road/Lyons Avenue and the Antelope Valley Freeway (SR-14). More information about the project is here.
The City of Santa Clarita is alerting residents to expect traffic delays this weekend along Newhall Avenue, between Valle Del Oro and Pine Street, from Saturday, July 12, 2014 at 4:00 a.m. to Sunday, July 13, 2014 at 4:00 a.m.
College of the Canyons and Universidad TecMilenio in Mexico have established a new student exchange partnership, with a cohort of 12 high school students currently visiting Santa Clarita to study 'English for business' courses at the college's Valencia campus.
An insurance fraud investigator from Valencia knew something was wrong when a caller to his phone claimed to be from the Internal Revenue Service and said there was a warrant for his arrest for tax fraud.
Two people who were on the Ninja roller coaster at Six Flags Magic Mountain on Monday when a tree fell across its tracks have sued the park.
A Valencia family is holding a garage sale this Saturday to raise money for lung surgery for their 3-month-old daughter.
Faced with a small number of applicants for openings on several city commissions, Santa Clarita City Council members decided this week to extend the application process with the hope of attracting more candidate interest.
The California coast comes to Santa Clarita this month with the City's 2014 Summer Bash block party. The 2014 event will make a splash on Friday, July 25 from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. in a new Canyon Country location at Luther Driver between Soledad Canyon Road and Mandan Street.
The USPS public meeting scheduled for 7 p.m. today in The Signal's A2 calendar has been canceled.
SACRAMENTO - State Controller John Chiang today released his monthly cash report for the month of June, and announced that the state's General Fund -- the primary account from which California funds its day-to-day operations and programs -- ended the fiscal year with a positive cash balance for the first time since June 30, 2007. A positive cash balance means that the state had funds available to meet all of its payment obligations without needing to borrow from Wall Street or the $23.8 billion available in its more than 700 internal special funds and accounts.
Art Slam is part of the city's Thursdays at Newhall series, which includes three different events held on different Thursdays throughout the month on Main Street in Newhall.
Stevenson Ranch resident Casey Fenwick says he doesn't feel like a hero, even though a number of people have proclaimed him so after he helped a swimmer who was bitten by a shark last weekend.