The new year entered with a big splash Wednesday when more than 110 hearty "polar plunge" enthusiasts braved chilly water at the Santa Clarita Aquatic Center.
It has to be a good sign when the first baby of the new year is a twin.
Five-year-old Ethan Venturo held his art project up proudly.
The 2014 race for Santa Clarita City Council has heated up in recent weeks with 11 prospective candidates pulling papers to run, according to city officials.
If you're looking for a New Year's Day activity in keeping with your fitness resolution, the Santa Clarita Aquatic Center invites you to take the plunge there.
SANTA CLARITA - Almost a decade after the threat of a lawsuit prompted its removal, the Christian cross could be restored to the Los Angeles County seal.
A local private investigator says she has received at least a couple of reported Bryce Laspisa sightings every week since the 19-year-old went missing in August.
SANTA CLARITA - Former Signal publisher William H. Fleet has been named Newspaper Executive of the Year by the California Newspaper Publishers Association.
A Ridgecrest man lugged what he called the "world's biggest candle" to the Valencia street where actor Paul Walker and Santa Clarita Valley businessman Roger Rodas died more than a month ago, saying he wanted to "do something big" to honor the actor on the new year.
SANTA CLARITA - The Signal's Jim Holt asked Santa Clarita Valley residents enjoying the recent sunny weather the "typical knee-jerk question" of the season: What is your New Year's resolution? After eliminating all responses about weight loss or exercise, he received these responses:
For many, the New Year brings new opportunity.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A big pothole on a Los Angeles freeway interchange has damaged dozens of vehicles.
After more than a decade of trying to help reduce overcrowding in California prisons, local prosecutors are setting their sights in 2014 on finding more alternatives to incarceration, The Signal has found.
The state's controversial prison realignment program is now more than two years old, and the man charged with overseeing the Los Angeles County Probation Department said he would like to see more offenders divide their sentence time between custody and formal supervision.
SANTA CLARITA - More than half a dozen local high school marching band musicians will be proudly marching in the 2014 Rose Parade on Wednesday, having been chosen for the Tournament of Roses Honor Band
With longtime Santa Clarita Valley Rep. Howard "Buck" McKeon, R-Santa Clarita, set to depart this year from the seat he has held for more than two decades, three men made their cases to succeed him during a candidate forum Saturday.
Some of the Santa Clarita Valley's most dedicated volunteers were recognized for their service Saturday during an international-themed party at the Santa Clarita Valley Senior Center.
A temporary quick fix to the Bouquet Canyon water impasse is under way, but a more permanent solution that would allow the creek to flow freely appears stymied for now, officials from various agencies said.
Dozens of youngsters donned their chef hats Friday for an up-close look on how to prepare a healthy meal.
Some candidates for Santa Clarita City Council may have improperly used the city seal on campaign mailers that were sent out to members of the public.
A Santa Clara Superior Court judge ruled Friday that a serial rapist who admitted to attacking dozens of women could potentially reside at a home in an unincorporated area near Palmdale, according to officials.
Two reputed gang members convicted of robbing a bank in Canyon Country before leading police on a wild chase down Los Angeles freeways to downtown, where they tossed money from their fleeing car, were sentenced Friday to lengthy prison terms.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Yasiel Puig has been scratched from the starting lineup after arriving late for the Los Angeles Dodgers' home opener.
People were saying, "cheese" in Newhall Thursday night, but not for the camera.
New regulations set to go in effect this fall at College of the Canyons and all state community colleges means it's more important than ever for prospective students to get an early start on registration, an official said Thursday.
A bill approved nearly unanimously by the Assembly on Thursday would protect people in homeowner associations from retribution if they take steps to reduce water use for landscaping.
More than 2,000 students in the William S. Hart Union High School District are expected to take part in career exploration and training courses during this school year, officials said this week.
Jury selection is scheduled to begin next month for a Canyon Country businessman accused of trying to hire a hit man to kill his wife, a spokesman for the Los Angeles County District Attorney's office said Thursday.
This month's Thursday @ Newhall series, presented by Galpin Subaru, continues with the second installment of Art SLAM, J.A.M. Sessions and Senses.
A man wanted on a bench warrant after failing to appear in court last week on a charge of stabbing his son made his first court appearance Tuesday, a spokesman for the Los Angeles County District Attorney's office said.