The California High Speed Rail Authority board approved the study of two routes for the Bay Area-to-Los Angeles train that would take passengers travelling between Sylmar and Palmdale on a rail that comes close to Sand Canyon schools and homes, a spokeswoman confirmed Friday.
Scott Rigsby, a double amputee who finished the Ironman World Championship in Kona, Hawaii, in 2007, says that his life has been a series of miracles, and he wouldn't have been able to complete triathlons without God's help and guidance.
Santa Clarita is proposing more than $46 million in capital improvement projects - including widening bridges, repaving or beautifying several roads, and completing an earthquake retrofit for City Hall - as part of its fiscal year 2012-2013 budget, with $12.3 million in various grants expected to help pay for the improvements.
Disney and ABC Studios edged closer to their goal of building six high-tech soundstages and production facilities on the west side of Disney's Golden Oak Ranch, with the release of a draft environmental impact report Thursday.
Edward Walker, an avid gold miner and member of one of Placerita Canyon's founding families, passed away last month at age 98, his family confirmed Monday.
Santa Clarita's planning manager, Lisa Webber, has resigned to become deputy director of planning for the city of Los Angeles in June, city officials said Monday.
While many students normally board a yellow school bus to take field trips, a group of Canyon High School students in Linda Storli's history and government classes took a different route when they visited historic Olvera Street in downtown Los Angeles on Thursday.
Three buildings formerly owned by Santa Clarita's Redevelopment Agency were OK'd for demolition Thursday by the former redevelopment agency's newly formed oversight board.
Two teenagers recently arrested for vandalizing private and public property in the Santa Clarita Valley, causing thousands of dollars in damage, are likely to face felony charges, a sheriff's official said Thursday.
Falling gas prices is good news for Santa Clarita Valley drivers, but several said Thursday they're still feeling the pinch at the pump with prices staying stubbornly above $4 a gallon.
The Santa Clarita City Council agreed Tuesday night to purchase about an acre of land in Sand Canyon for future infrastructure and road improvements at a cost of $325,000.
A special meeting held to swear in newly elected Santa Clarita City Council members turned tense Tuesday evening when newly elected Councilman TimBen Boydston shot some thinly veiled barbs at newly appointed Mayor Frank Ferry, leading Ferry to propose bringing public comments to the beginning of council meetings - something that Boydston had proposed as a key platform issue in his election.
TimBen Boydston and Bob Kellar will be sworn in as Santa Clarita City Council members at a special 5 p.m. meeting before Tuesday's regular City Council meeting, with a vote for mayor and the turning over of the gavel to follow.
The Santa Clarita City Council is scheduled to decide Tuesday night if it should purchase about an acre of land in Sand Canyon for future infrastructure and road improvements at a cost of $325,000.
Western aficionados are urged to don sunscreen under their Stetsons and pack plenty of water in their saddle bags before moseying over to Newhall for the Cowboy Festival at Melody Ranch today or Sunday.