Fourth of July festivities in Santa Clarita got off to a syrupy start Thursday as hundreds gathered to enjoy some pancakes before the start of the city's annual parade.
California Highway Patrol officers temporarily shut down Interstate 5 in both directions near Parker Road in Castaic just before 5:30 p.m. Wednesday due to a man who was threatening to jump from the freeway overpass.
The city of Santa Clarita has been served with a lawsuit alleging its system for electing City Council members prevents Latino voters from having full access to the political process.
The Saugus Union School District board has voted to move forward with a special election to replace former board member Stephen Winkler, whose seat was vacated amid evidence he lives outside the district.
Nine rabid bats have been found in Los Angeles County so far this year, three of them in the Santa Clarita Valley, according to figures from the Los Angeles County Public Health Department.
Citing a need to address growing traffic concerns and the potential for short and long-term economic benefits, a partnership of state and county agencies is planning to break ground on a $50 million project to expand and reroute Highway 126 near the Valencia Commerce Center.
A 65-year-old truck driver has been arrested for felony hit and run after allegedly leaving the scene of a Saturday crash where a woman was struck and killed on northbound Highway 14, according to the California Highway Patrol.
A marked increase in the homeless population of Los Angeles County could further strain the limited resources available to address the issue, officials said Friday.
It's full speed ahead for the Newhall roundabout now that City Council members have voted to award the contracts necessary to begin work on the $2.2 million project.
The latest federal bill to halt the open-pit gravel mine in Soledad Canyon could represent the best chance Santa Clarita Valley residents have seen so far resolving the years-long effort to block the mine.
A pair of crashes on Highway 14 Saturday left one person dead, several injured and snarled traffic for hours near Agua Dulce, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Two vacant seats are up for grabs on the Castaic Area Town Council during a July special election, but only a few weeks remain for those who want to run.
Temperatures are not the only thing going up in California now that summer is here.
About 60 Santa Clarita Valley residents rallied Wednesday in Valencia to celebrate a pair of Supreme Court decisions that paved the way for gay marriages to resume in California and also granted previously denied federal rights to gay couples.
Members of the Santa Clarita City Council approved a pay raise for themselves this week that will total 3 percent a year for two years.
Santa Clarita City Council members gave final approval Tuesday night to a $191.5 million city budget for the next fiscal year, with money set aside to help address the city's aging infrastructure and fund a series of capital projects.
Ruling in favor of the Saugus Union School District, a judge has determined that ousted school board member Stephen Winkler is not eligible to hold his seat, district officials said Tuesday.
Faced with the possibility of a California Voting Rights Act lawsuit, members of the Castaic Union School District board will discuss whether to change the district's at-large system for electing board members during a meeting Monday night.
Santa Clarita City Council members will discuss whether to repeal a controversial billboard ordinance or put the matter to a public vote during their meeting Tuesday.
Citing financial concerns, Los Angeles County education officials in recent weeks have put on hold approval of some charter schools previously OK'd by the Acton-Agua Dulce Unified School District.
About 130 young football players turned out Saturday to learn the ropes from a collection of professionals during a football camp conducted by Valencia High School graduate and current New England Patriots running back Shane Vereen.
Officials are investigating what led a small plane to crash in Agua Dulce, downing power lines in the area and sending two people to the hospital.
A small plane crashed into brush-covered terrain in Agua Dulce on Friday, seriously injuring its two occupants and knocking down power lines.
Wrestling is set to make its way back into the Hart district, after members of the district board voted this week to adopt wrestling as a self-sustaining interscholastic sport.
A Santa Clarita Valley resident has filed a lawsuit against a former political candidate, alleging the candidate made illegal robocalls to his cellphone.
County supervisors voted Tuesday to move forward with a contract that would provide more than $160,000 to the organization that runs the Santa Clarita Valley Senior Center, money the center will use to provide care management services, according to officials.
Hart district officials have pushed back the projected opening date for long-awaited Castaic High School another year as they work to get necessary permits.
In an event that was equal parts graduation ceremony and birthday party, families gathered Saturday at Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital for the neonatal intensive care unit's two-year reunion.
Santa Clarita City Council members decided Tuesday to move forward with the proposed $191.5 million budget city budget for the next fiscal year and schedule it for adoption later this month.
For more than three decades, the Santa Clarita Valley's Sulphur Springs School District has grown, changed and adapted under the watchful eye of Superintendent Robert Nolet.