The falafel was cooked on Sunday at the SCV Jewish Food and Cultural Festival at College of the Canyons and weighed in at 52.8 pounds, more than double the current record.
A group of teachers and parents wave to passing cars on Valencia Boulevard in front of City Hall in Santa Clarita on Friday. The group was protesting state budget cuts to education. Nearly 80 Santa Clarita Valley teachers have been laid off this year as local educators prepare for another year of funding cuts from the state. In recent years, local school districts have been forced to shorten the school year, increase class sizes and cut programs.
The Valley Industrial Association hosted a business-to-business reception at the Valencia Gateway Center in Valencia on Wednesday.
A duck stands on the dock at the boat launch ramp of the Castaic Lakes upper lake, where 50 mile-an-hour winds whipped up 2-foot swells and kept all boats off the lake on Tuesday.
Krista Taylor, top, of Fun and Discovery Entertainment creates a huge bubble over Josh Jiru, 4, a preschool student in one of six special day class at Leona Cox Community School in Canyon Country.
The dance training at Live Oak and Castaic elementary schools was arranged in partnership with the Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center at College of the Canyons.
California poppies bloom along The Old Road near Magic Mountain Parkway on Thursday. With clear and sunny skies expected all week, they are likely to soon have plenty of company.
Rancho Pico Junior High School eighth-graders Jason Taw-Say, middle, and Michael Petras, right, measure the diameter of an apple pie Michael and his mother baked for Pi Day on Monday. The students' at the Stevenson Ranch school were assigned the task of using existing math skills to visualize how pi works to find the circumference of a circle.
Black Friday just doesn't cut it anymore.
Hundreds of Val Verde residents came out to chow down on an estimated 450 meals at the 15th annual Val Verde Thanksgiving Feast presented by Real Life Church and held at the Val Verde Community Center on Tuesday.
L.A. Kings radio commentator Daryl Evans gave seventh and eighth-grade P.E. students at Sierra Vista Junior High School a demonstration in hockey during a presentation at the school's gym in Canyon Country on Wednesday.
The Zonta Tribute 2013 Awesome Elegance event paid tribute to Marlee Lauffer, vice president of marketing and communications for Newhall Land, at the Hyatt Regency Valencia in Valencia on Friday night.
Thursday was opening night for Circus Vargas at the Westfield Valencia Town Center.
The roar of Grand Prix race cars brings to mind Monaco or Long Beach - not the streets of Valencia.
The Swon Brothers, Zach, left, and Colton, perform Oklahoma Livin' on stage at the SCV Music Festival held at Valencia Country Club on Friday night. The festival will continue Saturday.
Hundreds of kids and their families attended the Day for Kids event at Newhall Park on Saturday, which was put on by the city of Santa Clarita as a way to honor children in the community.
It was a blast from the past at Pico Canyon Elementary School on Wednesday - all the way back to prehistoric time - for Cro-Magnon Day.
Two men and a woman were held at gunpoint and transported from the scene in a Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department vehicle after a traffic stop on Highway 14 near Newhall Avenue.
SCV residents got the opportunity to donate blood to the American Red Cross at a blood drive Thursday in Newhall.
The monthly Art SLAM series in Old Town Newhall went Hollywood last night with Film SLAM.
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