Assemblyman Cameron Smyth, R-Santa Clarita, has accepted a senior fellowship with the UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs for the 2012-2013 academic year, he announced today.
In front of strangers, sympathizers and television cameras Thursday, Carlie Coulter's family was not afraid to let the tears fall.
By Luke Money
Based on who you ask, the Santa Clarita City Council's edits to its norms and procedures are either a work in progress or unconstitutional.
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.
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.
The city of Santa Clarita added more than 4,000 residents from January 2013 to January of this year and remains the third-largest city in Los Angeles County, according to state figures unveiled this week.
Approximately 300 people gathered early Thursday morning for the annual Santa Clarita Valley Mayors Prayer Breakfast - an event that included time for both reflection and prayer and laughter from a keynote address by a man dubbed by some as "God's Comic."
Four local schools in three Santa Clarita Valley school districts are among those that have been named as California Distinguished Schools, state officials announced Wednesday.
Three people were arrested during a home probation check at a Canyon Country residence, including one on suspicion of elder abuse, a Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station official said Wednesday.