College of the Canyons and the Sulphur Springs School District were added to the list of Santa Clarita Valley municipal agencies sued by two law firms for allegedly hosting election systems that dilute the Latino vote.
Even as at least three official fireworks shows lit the skies above the Santa Clarita Valley for the Fourth of July, some residents indulged in personal - and illegal - displays, leading to a busy night for Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station deputies.
The parking lot of Valencia's The Church On The Way was transformed into a water park Thursday as the church held its second "SoakFest" event to mark the Fourth of July.
Thousands of spectators waved, clapped and cheered along the streets of Newhall Thursday as they watched the dozens of entries in Santa Clarita's annual Fourth of July Parade roll by.
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.
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.
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.