LOS ANGELES - The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors gave the green light for top planners to find the legal owners of the Las Lomas property during a board meeting Tuesday.
Local hospitals and clinics are "running rampant" with patients showing up with flu-like symptoms, officials said Monday.
The Las Lomas Land Co. LLC, which is planning a 5,000-plus housing development in the Newhall Pass, owns less than half of the property, although the firm has told county officials it's the sole owner, an investigation by The Signal has revealed.
For the better part of a decade, parent company Palmer Investments has been developing plans for a mini-community in the hills above the junction of Interstate 5 and Highway 14.
NORTHRIDGE - Santa Clarita Mayor Bob Kellar gave the city of Los Angeles a piece of his mind Monday night at a committee meeting regarding the proposed Las Lomas development.
As the first person to step up to the microphone in opposition to the planned 5,500-unit project, his message was loud and clear.
When it rains it pours, and when it does it's nothing but good news for local water agencies and drought-conscious homeowners in Santa Clarita.
LANCASTER - About 100 dogs found among 400 in need of urgent attention last week are still being fed and cared for by Gentle Barn workers and volunteers.
Nothing says "I love you" like a care package of Ramen noodles and a chocolate bar - just ask the hundreds of servicemen and women receiving packages prepared by the group Prayer Angels for the Military.
A 16-year-old Ojai boy is dead following an off-road motorcycling incident Sunday at Rowher Flats, a spokesman for the California Highway Patrol said.
A Los Angeles Superior Court judge has tossed out a lawsuit filed by local environmentalists against Los Angeles County for approving the first phase of Newhall Ranch, a development proposed for the northwestern Santa Clarita Valley.
Environmentalists opposed to Newhall Ranch, along with the developer expected to start building it, presented arguments Wednesday for and against the 21,000-home development west of Interstate 5 along Highway 126.
A motorcyclist who suffered serious injuries following a traffic collision on Interstate 5 this morning was reported in stable condition at Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital, a hospital spokeswoman said before noon.
VAN NUYS - A former Saugus High School student was ordered to stand trial Tuesday on a charge of murder in the shooting death of her mother a year ago.
A Canyon Country man found guilty of driving the wrong way on the Highway 14 freeway last summer, injuring 13 people, has been ordered to pay his victims more than $165,000 in restitution, a District Attorney's spokesman said Tuesday.
Facing a worsening drought statewide, Santa Clarita Valley water officials called on local residents Tuesday to conserve water, unveiling the first phase of a drought action plan.
SANTA CLARITA - Friends and fans of local motorcycle racer Tommy Aquino are mourning him on Facebook today after the young competitor was killed in a crash in Piru Sunday.
State water officials have turned off the tap that supplies half of Santa Clarita Valley's water as California's dry fall and early winter slides into a dry late winter with no sign of relief.
A 33-year-old woman who assaulted a worker at the Santa Clarita Valley homeless shelter the day after Christmas has been sentenced to 15 days in jail and three years probation, a spokesman for the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office said Monday.
SANTA CLARITA - A Castaic man who pleaded no contest to charges of attempted kidnapping and stalking in connection with a plot four months ago to kidnap his child has been sentenced to more than three years in state prison, a spokesman for the Los Angeles County District Attorney's office said.
SANTA CLARITA - Time Warner Cable officials offered an apology Monday for the blackout that cut off Sunday's Super Bowl telecast for customers in Southern California, including the Santa Clarita Valley.
For one local couple, Super Bowl Sunday meant having a whole movie theatre to themselves.
A man killed during a deputy-involved shooting in Canyon Country Thursday night has been identified as 47-year-old Steven Burke Pettersen of Canyon Country, according to a spokesman for the Los Angeles County Coroner's Department.