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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.
Two more Santa Clarita Valley school districts joined the ranks Wednesday of those whose incumbents all plan to keep their seats during the November elections for municipal government.
Santa Clarita City Councilman Frank Ferry is on the mend after being injured during a visit to Washington, D.C., city officials said Wednesday.
Hart district board member Bob Jensen has announced he too plans to seek reelection in November, meaning all three incumbents in the district plan to seek another four-year term in office.
Members of the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to approve more than $1.4 million in funding for a series of new exhibits at the Placerita Canyon Nature Center and Natural Area in the Santa Clarita Valley.
Proposals to construct new facilities to house female inmates at Pitchess Detention Center in Castaic were front and center Tuesday as county supervisors discussed plans to overhaul the Los Angeles County jail system.
With the filing period for November elections just two days old, Santa Clarita Valley incumbents led a veritable stampede to the county registrar's office by Tuesday, declaring their intentions to run again for local school districts and a lone water board.
Starting today, Santa Clarita Valley residents can file to run for open board seats at six local school districts, as well as one water district, in the upcoming November elections.
Editor's note: This is the first in an occasional series examining issues that face the Santa Clarita Valley in the year ahead.
SANTA CLARITA - The Saugus Union School District has launched a survey to collect community feedback for a possible future bond measure, according to officials.
Many of the people who walked into the Albertsons grocery store in Saugus Saturday morning were there to buy all the food necessary for a holiday meal.
A checkpoint set up Friday night in Saugus to catch those who may be driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol netted two DUI arrests, according to a news release from the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station.
Dominique De Fazio is no stranger to the stage.
The harmonious sounds of Christmas carollers, decked out in Western wear, filled the air as children and their parents lined up eagerly to see Old Saint Nick and Mrs. Claus on Saturday in Agua Dulce.
Carlyn, a local high school senior, began drinking alcohol and smoking marijuana with her friends.
The filing period for April's Santa Clarita City Council election opened Monday, and already eight people have pulled papers to run, according to officials.
Pete Fries knew it was time.
SANTA CLARITA - Two men, decked out in black gear and carrying fake guns, burst into The Learning Center on the Valencia campus of College of the Canyons Wednesday, their entrance accompanied by the rattling sounds of gunfire piped in over the room's sound system.
The Newhall School District is seeking donations from parents and community members to move closer to its goal of providing a musical instrument for each of its students.
Changes have been made to the way the Castaic Animal Shelter handles some cases following a look into the death of a cat who some claimed was wrongly euthanized earlier this year, according to officials.
LAKE HUGHES - Santa Claus traded in his reindeer for wolves Saturday during a fundraising event held at Ranch Freedom in Lake Hughes.
A Canyon Country man who was charged with murder Friday in the shooting deaths of his wife and sister could face the death penalty if convicted, the Los Angeles County District Attorney's office announced.
After months of being in limbo, a vacant board seat in the Santa Clarita Valley's largest school district was officially filled Wednesday night when Placerita Canyon resident Rob Hall took the oath of office.