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 ...
Young local baseball players took center stage at the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday when they were honored as members of the William S. Hart PONY World Championship Baseball Team of Santa Clarita Valley. Sporting big smiles under bright red hats with matching red T-shirts, the boys proudly held county certificates and shook hands with Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich. "Hart baseball tracks the most talented players from all over, including boys from ...
Commuter traffic backed up this morning around the westbound lanes of Highway 126 just west of Interstate 5 when a big rig and a trash truck collided, according the California Highway Patrol.
The county coroner's office on Monday released the identities of two people killed in Sunday's motorcycle collision on Interstate 5. A spokesman for the Los Angeles County Department of Coroner named the victims as Romarino Zeri, 51, of Los Angeles, and Julie Anne Cameron, 38, of Venice. The two were reportedly on their way to the Love Ride 28 charity event at Castaic Lake when their motorcycle collided with a big rig on Interstate 5, ...
With the sunny portrait of Daniel Pearl overhead, young local singers and musicians came out in support of a foundation created in the journalist's name. Daniel Pearl was the Wall Street Journal reporter who was kidnapped and murdered by terrorists in Pakistan in early 2002, just four months after the Sept. 11 attacks. A foundation in his name was created to further the ideals that inspired his life. On Sunday, a packed crowd including Daniel ...
Hundreds of bikers taking part in the 28th annual Love Ride charity event for autism returned to Castaic Lake after five years Sunday for a day of songs, jokes and reconnecting - a day also marred with tragedy for two of their own.
As a trauma surgeon at Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital, Ethiopia-born Dr. Gudata Hinika saves lives daily.
When it comes to playing in the mud, leave to a kid to get it done right.
The mother of a teenage boy missing for more than a week remains heartbroken as she awaits the outcome of an autopsy performed on the body of a man found burning Wednesday, she said.
A brush fire sandwiched between the southbound and northbound lanes of Interstate 5 burned about five acres before it was extinguished Sunday, a Los Angeles County Fire Department official said.
A Santa Clarita man was arrested this week on suspicion he concealed the whereabouts of a 17-year-old girl struggling with drug abuse, a local sheriff's deputy said Thursday.
SANTA CLARITA - The body of a man found burning near Castaic Lake on Wednesday remained unidentified Thursday, a spokesman for the Los Angeles County Coroner's Office said.
SANTA CLARITA - A Newhall man who was ordered to stand trial for murder in the stabbing death of another Newhall man in 2012 pleaded not guilty to the felony charge this week, a spokeswoman for the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office said.
SANTA CLARITA - A Canyon Country man has pleaded not guilty to charges of animal slaughter and cruelty a little over a year after he was sentenced on similar charges and dubbed the "Backyard Butcher."
SANTA CLARITA - A multi-vehicle crash on the southbound interchange between Highway 14 and Interstate 5 this morning prompted swift response from emergency crews.