Kids at the starting line of Sunday's Final Mile Challenge started chanting before they started running.
It was a dark and stormy race but by the end of the day the 2011 Santa Clarita Marathon proved a bright spot in the day for those who persevered.
Fire gutted the ground floor of the vacant Greens restaurant on McBean Parkway near Valencia Boulevard Sunday afternoon.
The county coroner has identified the man who died in a single-vehicle incident Sunday morning on Highway 14 just south of Agua Dulce as Brandon Paul Silva, 20, of Valencia.
A suspicious package found at the mall turned out to be trash but, for a while, caused some concern.
A 7-year-old Lee Vining boy was rushed to Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital early Saturday morning following a two-car collision on Interstate 5 near Highway 126. There is no word on his condition or his identity. There were indications early in the incident that the boy suffered major injuries. At 2 a.m. Saturday, a Ford and a Nissan, both 2011 models, collided in the southbound lanes of the interstate just south of the highway, California ...
The sun had risen just a few hours earlier over Forward Operating Base Frontenac in Afghanistan on March 19 when the American troops began cleaning their weapons. That's when a man from the area hired to guard the troops opened fire. The gunman, Shir Ahmad, was shot dead, but not before he had killed two American servicemen and wounded four others. One of the two killed was Army Spc. Rudy A. Acosta, a Canyon Country ...
A memorial fund was set up Thursday for the family of a good Samaritan shot and killed Monday after he stepped up to help a robbery victim.
SAN FERNANDO - A Canyon Country man entered a plea of not guilty Thursday to manslaughter charges in connection with the death of his girlfriend, Rosemary Flynn. Bryon Jeffrey Murray, 29 - looking relaxed and composed at his arraignment on charges of vehicular manslaughter and involuntary manslaughter - pleaded not guilty to both charges. He is scheduled to return to court next month, but his trial is not expected to get under way until ...
The recent police dragnet for shooting suspects inside a Canyon Country condominium complex came as no surprise to some residents, who complain that crime has become a daily fixture there.
San Fernando Valley businessman Edward Headington announced Wednesday he is running for the Democratic nomination for the 38th Assembly District.
County planners have approved the building of two swimming pools and a spa as part of a recreation area off Plum Canyon Road northwest of Heller Circle. The Los Angeles County Department of Regional Planning held a public hearing Tuesday on the request for a recreation center on a lot previously set aside for four single-family lots. Burbank-based Sikand Engineering Associates submitted the application for a conditional use permit to "combine four single-family lots to ...
County fire officials received a $21,000 boost in funding from federal agencies this week. On Tuesday, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors approved a recommendation to accept $21,000 in grant funding from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and the Federal Emergency Management Agency. The funds are intended for use by the Consolidated Fire Protection District. The money is expected to be split between services and supplies, which receives $5,000, and employee salaries and ...
County officials Wednesday identified the woman killed in a single-car crash into a pole on Plum Canyon Road last weekend. The victim was Vanessa Durazo Ontiveros, 27, of Saugus, said Lt. Fred Corral of the Los Angeles County Department of Coroner. Ontiveros was declared dead at the scene of the crash early Sunday, according to officials with the California Highway Patrol and the Los Angeles County Fire Department. At 5:15 a.m. Sunday, a car traveling ...
Homicide detectives have arrested a 17-year-old boy and charged him with murder in connection with Monday's fatal shooting in Canyon Country, according to a statement released today.
Santa Clarita Valley sheriff's Deputy Devin Freeman, who worked as a resource officer at Canyon High School and Sierra Vista Junior High School, died at home on Thanksgiving Day after a six-year battle with cancer, a spokesman said today. He was 38.
More than 100 home-bound seniors gave second helpings of "thank you" to the men and women who brought them not just one Thanksgiving dinner Thursday, but a second turkey dinner for the next day as well - plus dessert.
If you set the table, they will come.
Before lining up for rides, many lined up with boxes and bags of donations Wednesday for the 11th Annual Bag-A-Ticket holiday food drive at Six Flags Magic Mountain.
SANTA CLARITA - The Santa Clarita Valley has a new neighborhood of residents eager to cash in on Black Friday discounts and get their hands on the latest tech toys.
SANTA CLARITA - A 38-year-old Canyon Country man arrested twice in the last five months has been sentenced two years in prison after pleading no contest to a charge of possession of a firearm by a felon, a spokeswoman for the Los Angeles County District Attorney's office said Tuesday.
SANTA CLARITA - A stolen car found at the bottom of a 200-foot ravine in the Angeles National Forest off Sand Canyon Road will be left where it is, a California Highway Patrol sergeant said Tuesday after tow truck drivers convinced the CHP it was too difficult to retrieve.
A 27-year-old Palmdale man has been sentenced to six consecutive life terms plus 182 years in prison for his role in a string of armed robberies of electronics stores in the Santa Clarita and San Fernando valleys, a D.A. spokeswoman said Monday.
Children using just Lego bricks, computer boards and a lot of brain power demonstrated how they would respond to natural disasters.
Soup for the Soul provided soup for the belly Sunday as hundreds turned out to support the Bridge to Home shelter's inaugural fundraiser.
A chorus of half a dozen local marching bands sounded like winners this weekend at the Southern California School Band and Orchestra Association championships, with gold medals going to the bands from Hart High School and Valencia High School, according to local school officials and a competition representative.
SANTA CLARITA - One of the driest years in the history of California has left State Water Project contractors with just a trickle of the water they requested, and expect, from Northern California.
Rain, heavy at times, and hail played a part in at least half a dozen traffic collisions in the Santa Clarita Valley on Thursday, prompting a mud slide in Canyon Country and flooding in parts of Castaic, officials said.
SANTA CLARITA - A 19-year-old man arrested last month for allegedly spray-painting sexually explicit graffiti on at least three vehicles and one Valencia home has been re-arrested and charged with burglary, a local sheriff's deputy said Thursday.
SANTA CLARITA - A 19-year-old man arrested last month for allegedly spray-painting sexually explicit graffiti on at least three vehicles and one Valencia home was re-arrested Wednesday and charged with burglary, a local sheriff's deputy said.