Los Angeles County Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich used a recent news story to describe his feelings on Gov. Jerry Brown's prison realignment plan.
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.
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.