A lawyer who won a Superior Court decision against Palmdale for holding at-large elections, which he says violates the California Voting Rights Act, is trying to block the city's scheduled November City Council election.
Members of the Hart district governing board will discuss changes to the district's student transfer policy during their meeting tonight.
LANCASTER - The possibility of a California Voting Rights Act lawsuit was the center of a town hall discussion in Lancaster Tuesday night, where residents and members of a city committee discussed ways to avoid the kind of litigation that has been filed against both the city of Palmdale and the city of Santa Clarita.
After four separate petitions, three appeals to the county and months of sometimes-contentious rhetoric, the Albert Einstein Academy for Letters, Arts and Sciences was dealt another blow Tuesday to its plan to open an elementary school within the boundaries of the Saugus Union School District.
Santa Clarita was ranked in the middle of the pack in a fiscal health review of cities in Los Angeles County, but a city official said the methodology for the report does not provide a complete picture of Santa Clarita's financial state.
Hundreds of people from inside and outside the Santa Clarita Valley turned out Saturday afternoon to check out a collection of more than 100 import cars and raise money for the local YMCA.
Most members of the Hart high school district class of 2013 believe they were well prepared for life after high school, and many plan to attend community college this year, according to the results of a survey of graduating seniors released last week.
Summer still has seven weeks to go, but for public school students in the Santa Clarita Valley, summer vacation is over next week. It's back-to-school time in all five districts that serve kindergarten through 12th grades.
A 14-year-old Santa Clarita Valley girl who went missing earlier this week was found Friday evening, according to an official with the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station.
The planned opening date for the Einstein Academy elementary school in the Santa Clarita Valley will be delayed as school officials seek proper permits to resume construction, according to a post on the school's website.
A Valencia man who created a local and national buzz last year for allegedly threatening children in an online chat room received probation after pleading no contest today to one felony count of possessing an assault weapon, said a spokeswoman from the Los Angeles County District Attorney's office.
Valencia resident Bruce Fox has decided to withdraw his candidacy for the Saugus Union School District board, citing uncertainty around a potential new job.
Santa Clarita city officials have ordered construction work halted on the long-awaited Santa Clarita Valley elementary school for the Albert Einstein Academy for Letters, Arts and Sciences, saying the school failed to obtain necessary permits.
County supervisors have agreed to add $1 million to the money set aside last year to complete a modern spay and neuter center at the Castaic Animal Care Center.
The fifth rabid bat of 2013 has been found in the Santa Clarita Valley, Los Angeles County health department officials confirmed Wednesday.
Time may be winding down on his tenure in Congress, but Rep. Howard "Buck" McKeon, R-Santa Clarita, said Wednesday he remains concerned about the state of the nation's defense spending.
Surrounded by dozens of friends, family members and supporters, Dante Acosta officially took the oath of office and joined the Santa Clarita City Council during a special meeting Tuesday.
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.