If the Citizens' Commission on Jail Violence has its way, the organization and administration of the Los Angeles County jail system will be fundamentally different in the near future.
The sun was shining brightly on Saturday, but it was still a chili day in Castaic.
Dozens of children donned life jackets, grabbed fishing poles and raced toward boats at the Castaic Lake Lagoon on Saturday in hopes of getting a bite.
The average price of regular, unleaded gasoline shot up 17 cents a gallon from Thursday to Friday and stood at a statewide average of $4.48 a gallon Friday, with prices as high as $4.89 reported in the Santa Clarita Valley.
Construction at the Canyon Country Community Center is progressing on schedule, and city officials are hopeful the center will be ready to open in December or January, they said this week.
The average price of a gallon of gas in California soared to its highest level in four months, and as motorists fumed over prices Wednesday analysts said even larger increases may be on the way.
Los Angeles County supervisors took a step toward gaining more oversight of the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department during their Tuesday meeting.
All rise, the Santa Clarita Community Court is now back in session.
College of the Canyons students signed up to vote and listened to candidate representatives Tuesday during a "meet and greet" with representatives of those whose names are on the Nov. 6 ballot.
With a cut of the ribbon and a roar of the crowd, the new Newhall Library officially opened its doors at 24500 Main St. on Saturday.
For the second year in a row, Valencia got jazzed up a little bit.
Several dozen community members gathered together on Saturday night in Central Park to commemorate the seventh Annual Evening of Remembrance and memorialize young people who died in traffic-related accidents in and around Santa Clarita.
At least six different businesses were hit by break-ins in and around Saugus last night, according to sheriff's officials.
The Los Angeles County Department of Animal Care & Control is having a party today, and anyone looking for a new furry friend is invited, county officials said.
Santa Clarita's recreation management software is getting a facelift, both in look and function, officials said Friday.
Members of the William S. Hart Union High School District board voted Wednesday night to tab the new leaders for two of the district's junior high schools.
Members of the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to purchase property near the Vasquez Rocks Natural Area, a popular hiking, equestrian and filming location in Agua Dulce.
The Santa Clarita Valley Facilities Foundation is winding down after 16 years of work that included development of the Golden Valley High School site.
Armed with rollers, brushes and paint, workers from Allbright 1-800-Painting worked to bring some color into the lives of a Canyon Country family Saturday as part of the company's annual "Paint it Forward" charity event.
An energetic crowd turned out at Central Park Saturday to kick off the annual Relay for Life of the Santa Clarita Valley event to raise money and awareness for cancer research.
A crowd of about 75 friends, well-wishers and Santa Clarita Valley officials packed into William S. Hart Park Friday to praise to one of Santa Clarita's "founding mothers" - Connie Worden-Roberts.
A trial is scheduled to begin in June in the case of a lawsuit against the Santa Clarita Community College District alleging violations of the California Voting Rights Act.
A shuffling of Santa Clarita City Council committee assignments as a result of a newly elected councilman resulted in some hurt feelings at Tuesday night's meeting.
Candidates running to replace the Santa Clarita Valley's longtime congressman come from a variety of different professional and personal backgrounds, but each said Wednesday it's his experience that makes him qualified for office.
With a number of terms set to expire this summer, a collection of seats on Santa Clarita commissions are set to become open for application, according to city officials.
New sports fields are currently under construction at Central Park in Saugus. But Santa Clarita city officials are eyeing more improvements at the location under their proposed spending plan for the 2014-15 fiscal year.
Dozens of community members turned out Saturday for a community bike ride to not only promote the upcoming Amgen Tour of California, but give attendees a look at Santa Clarita's trail system, as well.
Monday's ceremony for Vasquez High School is not your typical groundbreaking.
Decked in pink hard hats and purple shirts, approximately 300 people turned out Saturday to help build homes for veterans and their families in the Santa Clarita Valley.
Following discussion on the role and form of art locally, Santa Clarita City Council members and Arts Commissioners gave the nod this week to moving forward with a master plan to take an overarching look at art in the community.