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.
Around 70 people turned out to discuss, debate and learn about the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, commonly known as Obamacare, during a town hall meeting sponsored by Assemblyman Scott Wilk, R-Santa Clarita, Tuesday night at the Santa Clarita Activities Center.
Chester "Chet" Wilcox knows what it's like to lose everything.
With three agencies in the Santa Clarita Valley facing California Voting Rights Act lawsuits, new attention is being paid to the wording of a law that was passed more than a decade ago.
The steady stream of Santa Clarita Valley incumbents seeking re-election to their board seats in November has continued over the past week, but some new faces are starting to make their intent to run known.
Four people were injured Saturday afternoon when a car crashed into a house in Canyon County, according to an official with the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station.
It was 2007 when the members of the Magno family saw their lives turn upside down.
State Sen. Steve Knight, R-Palmdale, told about 30 Santa Clarita Valley residents that he's not in favor of creating districts throughout local municipalities to satisfy recent lawsuits over the California Voting Rights Act.
The ballots are cast, the numbers are crunched, the results are in and Dante Acosta is the new member of the Santa Clarita City Council.
The importance of promoting business and economic growth was a main topic discussed by four candidates running to represent the 36th Assembly District during a forum put on by Santa Clarita Valley media outlets last weekend.
The intrigue of an open seat and a guaranteed new council member apparently didn't translate to increased voter interest, as voter participation in Tuesday's Santa Clarita City Council election was lower than the last election in 2012, according to numbers released by the city this week.
The race for the Santa Clarita City Council seat formerly occupied by Frank Ferry is expected to be decided Tuesday - a week after the election was held.
Thousands of people were schooled on how to reduce their impact on the environment during Santa Clarita's annual Earth Arbor Day at Central Park on Saturday.
As election returns rolled in during last Tuesday's challenger-heavy Santa Clarita City Council race, a pattern emerged: The two incumbents were comfortably out front, and a pack of two to five challengers was clumped behind them in a race for the third seat so close that its results won't be known, at the earliest, until the last ballot is counted this Tuesday.
Gasoline prices in California have crept upward in recent weeks, but national analysts say a summertime spike may not be on the road ahead for drivers.
With more than 900 ballots still uncounted following Tuesday's Santa Clarita City Council election, the new face on the council was undetermined Wednesday and could remain so until next Tuesday, city officials said Wednesday.
Up to five candidates were still jockeying for a third seat on the Santa Clarita City Council on Wednesday - and they're not likely to learn the results of the election until next Tuesday.
Santa Clarita voters returned two incumbents to office Tuesday following a long-fought City Council race, but the third seat's new occupant remained uncertain late into the night of ballot-counting, according to unofficial results from the city.
With new, technologically demanding standardized tests on the horizon, Santa Clarita Valley school districts have worked for months, or even years, to prepare their technology infrastructures, teachers and students for the shift, officials said last week.
Working to restore public trust was among the top priorities stated Saturday by a selection of the candidates running to be the new sheriff of Los Angeles County.
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 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.
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.