Most criminals turned over to Los Angeles County by the state are classified high- or very-high-risk offenders, a far cry from projections made before the transfer occurred, a county official said Tuesday.
With the long-proposed Castaic high school project moving closer to reality, the William S. Hart Union High School District board will now look to answer the age-old question: What's in a name?
Exuberant dancers gyrated to drum beats in the Santa Clarita Valley recently as the Kalakeke Pacific Island Dance Company hosted its second Tahitian dance competition.
Members of the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors will hear two updates related to the ongoing public safety realignment process during their meeting Tuesday.
Andrew Samson and Christian Brannon, childhood friends who live on the same street in Valencia, spent countless hours over the past several weeks building a trebuchet in Brannon's backyard.
Hundreds of people cried, laughed and did a bit of both at the same time during Saturday morning's memorial service celebrating the life of Sarah Alarid, whose body was found Jan. 9 after an extensive search.
Deputies in the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station arrested one person for driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol during a checkpoint Friday night.
Newhall Land Development Inc. has failed in its bid to remove the judge who ruled that Newhall Ranch needs further environmental review.
Valencia Water Company customers will see their rates increase by at least 11 percent in 2014 under a proposal submitted to the California Public Utilities Commission.
Local school officials are eyeing curriculum changes that will take the focus away from memorization and place it on analysis and application.
Several hundred Valencia High School students came face-to-face with the dangers of texting while driving on Thursday.
A small brush fire in Canyon Country near Soledad Canyon Road and Stone Crest Drive charred about one acre before being extinguished this morning, a fire official confirmed.
Several local districts have revamped their safety procedures in the aftermath of December's shooting that left 20 first-graders and six educators dead at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn.
Members of the Santa Clarita Planning Commission have voted to move forward with two planned cellular communications projects in the city.
LOS ANGELES - After a public hearing that spanned more than four hours Tuesday, members of the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted to continue a protest period for the proposed Clean Water, Clean Beaches measure.
Santa Clarita's "Art Slam" series in Newhall saw uneven attendance this year, but a city official says he thinks lessons learned from the first year of programs will help make them more consistently popular next year.
College of the Canyons is one of six community colleges authorized to launch a pilot program to expand course offerings and potentially charge higher fees for classes. (Gov. Jerry Brown) has signed Assembly Bill 955, which allows six community colleges - COC, Crafton Hills College, Long Beach City College, Oxnard College, Pasadena City College and Solano Community College - to offer extension programs for credit. Extension programs allow classes offered at other educational institutions to ...
SANTA CLARITA - Want to try out for a role as an extra in an upcoming Disney film? Then lace up your shoes and get ready for your closeup.
SANTA CLARITA - Come Thursday, it will be time once again to drop, cover and hold on during the annual event meant to increase awareness of what to do when an earthquake strikes.
About 300 people turned out Saturday to learn more about sustainability during an event held at College of the Canyons.
Common ground was the name of the game for two incumbents running for re-election to the Newhall County Water District board that took part in a Saturday forum held by local media outlets at the SCVTV studio in Newhall.
While Hart district officials work to begin construction on the long-awaited Castaic High School, a citizens' group in the area still has a petition regarding the project pending in Superior Court.
SANTA CLARITA - A Castaic man faces six felony charges after allegedly plotting to kidnap his child from a house in Canyon Country, an official with the Los Angeles County District Attorney's office said Friday.
SANTA CLARITA - Citing recent talks between Democratic President Barack Obama and Republican Congressional leaders, Rep. Howard "Buck" McKeon, R-Santa Clarita, said Friday he is hopeful the federal government can reopen as soon as Sunday or Monday, ending a shutdown about to head into its third week.
SANTA CLARITA - A man estranged from his family was arrested this week on suspicion of trying to kidnap his child from a Canyon Country home, sheriff's officials said Thursday.
SANTA CLARITA - A Newhall man released from jail early as a result of California's state prison realignment was arrested Thursday on suspicion of possessing drugs for sale, officials said.
SANTA CLARITA - At least one person was injured and a portion of the road was shut down after a car flipped over on Valencia Boulevard near McBean Parkway earlier today.
Organizers of events meant to dispose of old or obsolete electronics were told their low-tech method of getting the word out - banners hung streetside - violates Santa Clarita's sign ordinance.
Cloudy skies overhead finally meant some rainfall for the Santa Clarita Valley on Wednesday, with some areas receiving more than a tenth of an inch of precipitation, according to the National Weather Service.
Members of the Santa Clarita City Council voted unanimously Tuesday night for a fund transfer to address the fact that money from the city's Open Space Preservation District fund was improperly used in the purchase of land in the Soledad Canyon area.