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.
High winds are suspected of ripping a light standard from its mooring today on Haskell Canyon Road, prompting deputies to divert traffic as the pole leaned precariously. Shortly after noon, staff at Albertsons Supermarket on Bouquet Canyon Road became aware of the light fixture leaning at the entrance to its parking lot. A van was used to stop motorists entering the store parking lot at that entrance. Deputies of the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station ...
Marcelino Ortiz gripped the handles of his wheeled walker as he reflected on time spent recently with his best friend "Alex," who was shot and killed Monday while trying to help someone else.
One gunman was still being sought Tuesday in a double shooting in Canyon Country, and two other suspects - both minors - were in custody following an apparent robbery turned murder, a homicide lieutenant said.
Homicide detectives today are looking for a young black man suspected of shooting two men in Canyon County on Monday that left one person dead and another wounded.
The first ever Day of the Dead celebration at Eternal Valley Memorial Park and Mortuary on Sunday was a successful, albeit subdued, affair, organizers and attendees said.
It's scary how a simple attraction like the "haunted" rendering of the local jail could remain a hugely popular Santa Clarita Valley tradition after more than two decades.
A motorcyclist suffered an injury to one of his legs today following a collision near the intersection of Highway 14 and Interstate 5.
DeleteLocal vice squad officers arrested two women Tuesday for prostitution, sheriff's officials said.
Another candidate has entered the congressional race, this time from the Antelope Valley. Laura Molina has announced she will run for California's 25th District, the seat currently held by Congressman Howard "Buck" McKeon, R-Santa Clarita. Her mission, according to her website, is "to save Medicare and Social Security and represent the working class, senior citizens, the disabled and everyone who isn't a millionaire." She does not identify a party affiliation but clearly supports the Occupy ...
County supervisors, who approved the first phase of Newhall Land Development Inc.'s Newhall Ranch housing project two weeks ago, approved the Mission Valley phase of the same project Tuesday despite continued opposition. For the second time this month, some Santa Clarita Valley residents concerned about environmental effects of 20,000 new homes to be built between Interstate 5 and the Ventura County line appealed to Los Angeles County supervisors to stop the housing project. Their appeal ...
SANTA CLARITA - A 20-year-old Valencia man was arraigned Wednesday on charges he was under the influence of alcohol when he drove a car that crashed while towing his 19-year-old friend on a skateboard, a court bailiff said.
SANTA CLARITA - Relatives of a missing Burbank man whose car was found Sunday in a remote section of the Angeles National Forest will have to wait about two months to find out if the bones found next to the crash site belonged to their loved one.
SANTA CLARITA - A man and a woman found sleeping in a stolen van were arrested at gunpoint in Stevenson Ranch on Tuesday, a sergeant said.
SANTA CLARITA - The body of a Castaic woman who went missing last month has been found in the desert near California City, a spokeswoman for the Kern County coroner's office said Monday.
SANTA CLARITA - The sister of a Burbank man missing since July said Monday she fears the body found near a crashed car in the Angeles National Forest is that of her brother.
SANTA CLARITA - Detectives probing the Sunday night stabbing of a man in Newhall suspect the victim's car was intentionally rammed by that of his attacker, who stabbed him after the collision, according to local sheriff's officials.
SANTA CLARITA - Prosecutors presented their case Monday against a Canyon Country man charged with attempted murder in the alleged gang-related stabbing of a 20-year-old man four months ago, a court official said.
SANTA CLARITA - Coming off a summer of public comment about plans to reduce chloride in the Santa Clara River, local sanitation district officials say they have one concrete action they can take that will reduce the river's saltiness: crack down on scofflaws who are still harboring water softeners.
A car discovered at the bottom of a ravine along the Angeles Crest Highway on Sunday could be a clue in the mystery of a Burbank man who disappeared July 20, officials said.
SANTA CLARITA - A bicyclist was injured on a winding Santa Clarita Valley canyon road Sunday following a traffic collision with a car, a Fire Department inspector said.
SANTA CLARITA - A preliminary hearing has been set for a Valencia registered sex offender accused of following and videotaping young girls at stores in the Santa Clarita Valley, a spokeswoman for the Los Angeles County District Attorney's office said.
SANTA CLARITA - A convicted murderer facing four felony counts of rape in the alleged attack last June on an unconscious woman was charged with an additional felony count Thursday, the prosecutor said.
The body of a man found burning near Castaic Lake last week was not that of a missing Orange County teenager who disappeared in the area Aug. 30, a homicide detective said Wednesday.
A man selling his SUV was kicked out of the car by a thief posing as a test-driving buyer Wednesday, prompting an immediate search for the lone suspect, a local sheriff's lieutenant said.
SANTA CLARITA - Whether they were packing boxes, painting wall or signing posters, scores of local volunteers got busy Wednesday honoring the 9/11 first responders in recognition of the 12th anniversary of the terrorist attacks.