The 2012 fall election got off to an early start Tuesday when contenders for the 38th District Assembly seat squared off in Santa Clarita Valley's first local debate of the campaign.
It was a frantic Monday morning for a local mom who accidently locked her 2-year-old son in her car in the mall's outdoor parking lot.
A man who survived last month's deadly crash on Soledad Canyon Road and remained in a coma for at least two weeks has been released from the hospital, friends said Monday.
Sheriff's deputies were searching for a car that was stolen at Canyon High School on Monday after the owner, who was delivering things to the school, left the keys inside the open trunk.
A man who apparently suffered medical problems due to heat exposure Monday afternoon near Gorman was airlifted to a hospital, fire officials reported.
Two southbound lanes of Interstate 5 shutdown due to a collision involving a car and two big rigs have been reopened, a California Highway Patrol officer said at 2:15 p.m.
Two Canyon Country men identified by prosecutors as street racers appeared briefly in court Monday on murder charges filed in the death of a third man.
A California man has been arrested and charged with murder in connection with the stabbing death Thursday of a Valencia man in New Mexico, according to police in Clovis, N.M.
A motorcyclist ended up in the car pool lanes on Interstate 5 near Highway 14 in a multi-vehcile crash Sunday morning, an officer with the California Highway Patrol confirmed.
More than 280 acres have now burned in a brush fire near Gorman, a spokesman for the Angeles National Forest said.
The U.S. Forest Service announced Thursday it will permit agency helicopters to attack wildfires at night in Southern California, a significant policy shift that follows complaints about its response to the deadly 2009 Station Fire.
A man is behind bars this morning at the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station after allegedly pulling a knife on a commuter aboard a Metrolink train, a sergeant said.
In the shade of Agua Dulce's rustic landmark water tower near the town's long-standing hardware store is a monument of a different sort - a bench dedicated to the memory of Lori Lindlief on the anniversary of her death.
A controversial plan to use bacteria to remove harmful nitrates from groundwater in Acton was approved Tuesday by the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors.
As one of the worst droughts on record deepens, and water levels at Castaic Lake continue to drop, Santa Clarita Valley ratepayers could find themselves paying more for their water as a result, water officials said.
An off-roading enthusiast died Sunday following a crash at the Hungry Valley State Vehicular Recreational Area entrance near Gorman, a spokeswoman for the Los Angeles County Coroner said.
Homicide detectives looking for a Saugus High School grad who went missing from her current home in Brentwood Saturday are now checking reports the woman has been found safe, according to an officer with the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department said.
A Saturday night single-vehicle traffic collision on Interstate 5 near Calgrove Boulevard has claimed the life of a 33-year-old Dale James Starn of Sylmar.
A man nearly killed 16 years ago when he was viciously stabbed in his Newhall home called a local sheriff's lieutenant recently with a simple message for investigators, said Deputy Josh Dubin.
Jury selection began Wednesday in the trial of a Valencia man named as a central figure in a corruptions probe involving the Los Angeles County jail system.
Two local sheriff's deputies were injured, and one was taken to the hospital, Wednesday morning when their cruiser and a glass company truck collided in Castaic.
A 28-year-old Valencia man was charged Wednesday for an alleged road rage incident in Stevenson Ranch Saturday in which a woman suffered a serious injury to her eye. The suspect, if convicted, could face multiple life terms in state prison, according to a spokesman for the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office.