A Los Angeles Superior Court judge on Monday denied a lawyer's request to have the murder charge thrown out against an Agua Dulce resident accused of being intoxicated and killing his neighbor with his car.
Although the deadline to begin mining in Soledad Canyon has come and gone, the firm that holds federal contracts to do so has agreed to more talks, hoping proposed legislation will solve the impasse.
Heaping praise on the Santa Clarita Valley and scorn on Sacramento, local Republican candidates in this year's Assembly seat race Friday unanimously called for more jobs and less government.
Several environmental groups filed a joint lawsuit against Los Angeles County on Thursday for approving the 21,000-home Newhall Ranch development in the northwest Santa Clarita Valley.
A new floating restroom has been approved by the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors for the Castaic Lake State Recreation Area.
Curators at the William S. Hart Museum challenged fashion experts to distinguish between fake film wardrobe and antique vintage clothing this weekend in what they called the "real from reel" test.
The real impact of inmates transferred to the Santa Clarita Valley from state prisons lies in the sheer number of bodies behind bars, local jailers say.
A Santa Clarita Valley mother and her 6-year-old son received minor burns Thursday when the boy dashed into their burning mobile home and the mother went in to grab him, a fire official said.
SIMI VALLEY - Congressman Howard "Buck" McKeon, R-Santa Clarita, harkened back to the time of military might under President Ronald Reagan and warned Wednesday against pending cuts to military spending.
Assemblyman Cameron Smyth, R-Santa Clarita, on Tuesday opposed Gov. Jerry Brown's plan to gut a law giving lost animals more shelter time before they're humanely killed.
Fewer taxes, less regulation and more sales people were some of the requests of local business owners who asked Congressman Howard "Buck" McKeon, R-Santa Clarita, to take their messages back to Washington, D.C., with him.
The passenger of a small plane that crashed Sunday on an Agua Dulce hilltop was recovering from minor injuries Monday at Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital.
While more than a dozen motorists were arrested for alleged drunken driving over the weekend, a scheduled DUI checkpoint in the Santa Clarita Valley Friday netted only one impaired-driver arrest despite more than a thousand motorists checked.
Republicans representing Los Angeles County have chosen to endorse Congressman Howard "Buck" McKeon in the local House race, but chose not to endorse any candidate in the 38th California Assembly District race, including McKeon's wife, Patricia.
Los Angeles police say a 60-year-old man has been booked for investigation of murder in the shooting deaths of his dementia-stricken wife in Canyon Country and his sister, who was in a vegetative state at a nursing home in North Hills.
Lance Holger Anderson - the friendly quiet new 60-year-old neighbor who moved into the condominiums on Claudette Street less than half a year ago - delivered a Christmas tree to the woman who lives across from his condo, the woman told reporters Wednesday.
A 35-year-old woman in Newhall was pushed to the ground Wednesday morning by a purse-snatcher who ran with her purse to a waiting dark-colored sedan driven by a woman, a local sheriff's spokesman said.
SANTA CLARITA - A 16-year-old skateboarder was injured Tuesday and taken to Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital after a collision with a car at a busy Canyon Country intersection.
Burglars looted and trashed a small church in Val Verde during the weekend, stealing its sound system and a modest offering, ripping up Bibles in an apparent frenzied search for valuables.