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.
A Los Angeles Superior Court judge has ruled against the city of Palmdale in a Voting Rights Act lawsuit alleging the city's at-large method of electing City Council members dilutes the ability of minority residents to elect candidates of their choice.
On a busy street corner in Valencia one man stood alone, holding aloft a large yellow sign, occasionally smiling in appreciation as drivers honked in support or flashed him a thumbs-up.
Agua Dulce resident Brandon Cangiano scans his eyes over the Santa Clarita Valley from his cockpit.
With time growing short to open its new elementary charter school in time for the fall, Einstein Academy officials have filed paperwork with the state saying they will locate a primary school and may locate a secondary school within the boundaries of the Castaic and Hart school districts.
Stevenson Ranch resident Gary E. Condie has resigned from the Hart district's Facilities Foundation after 15 years of service, he said Tuesday.
More than a year remains until voters will return to the polls to elect a member of Congress to represent the Santa Clarita Valley, but the two men who duked it out in last year's race already appear to be taking steps toward a rematch.
It's been almost a year since the Asmarians had their lives turned upside down.
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College of the Canyons' Summer Institute wrapped up a session for junior high school students Friday as the annual summer-camp-style program again offers youngsters a chance to explore different career paths.
A planned special election to fill two vacant seats on the Castaic Area Town Council has been called off after only one candidate emerged for each position, the council's president said Friday.
Santa Clarita City Councilman Frank Ferry said Thursday he is on the mend after fracturing several bones during a visit to Washington, D.C., and he hopes to be fully recovered in the next six to eight weeks.
Surrounded by about 16 friends and supporters in her Canyon Country home, Berta Gonzalez-Harper officially launched her bid for Santa Clarita City Council in 2014.
Around 40 people lined the corner of McBean Parkway and Valencia Boulevard on Thursday for a vigil and rally to remember Trayvon Martin, a Florida youth who was shot and killed last year.
Officials at College of the Canyons warned today about a door-to-door scam in which people posing as students are going door to door trying to solicit money for projects or activities.
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.
In addition to funding for capital improvements and services, the proposed Santa Clarita city budget includes funding for a number of new positions, city officials said this week.
City officials painted a rosy picture of Santa Clarita's projected budget for the next fiscal year during a meeting Tuesday night, calling it balanced and conservative while also containing funding for a variety of needed projects around the city.
While legislative options to resolve the longstanding Cemex mine issue remain ongoing, two Santa Clarita Valley representatives are urging local Congressman Howard "Buck" McKeon, R-Santa Clarita, to try a different tactic to halt the mine.
Santa Clarita City Council members and city commissioners will meet Tuesday for a joint study session to discuss the state of the city's budget.
After a month of signature-gathering, blocking and more than a few arrests, Monday marks the deadline that a billboard referendum petition must be turned in to the Santa Clarita City Clerk's office.
A bill from a Santa Clarita Valley legislator that would ensure emergency responders have access to an "antidote" that can help reverse some of the effects of heroin and prescription pill overdoses is currently making its way through the state Senate.
In a bid to avoid a lawsuit and increase voter involvement, Santa Clarita has agreed to change its city elections to November starting in 2016. But the change could cause additional wrinkles in the voting process, according to a county elections official.
Several high schools in the William S. Hart Union High School District received national rankings this year, according to U.S. News and World Report.