Peanuts, Cracker Jacks, skillful play and charitable programs are a few of the warm-hearted baseball fan's favorite things.
The College of the Canyons fall semester began Monday with a promise of the largest schedule of classes in school history - 51,000 seats open for students.
A College of the Canyons football player involved in a two-vehicle crash in Sylmar that killed two of his teammates remained in critical condition Monday, a hospital spokeswoman said.
At 72 years of age, Paul Berry has made it to the big leagues.
Traversing the 35 miles from the Santa Clarita Valley to Dodger Stadium, and back again, can be a challenge.
U.S. Marine combat veteran Joshua Rivers says a marine isn't thinking about the American flag, apple pie, or even their mother when bullets are flying overhead. They think instead about the man or woman next to them, the one they've lived with, drank with, played with for the previous one, two, or 10 years.
Santa Claus impersonator Al Hodek hosted a few visitors as he waited, in his engine-powered sleigh on wheels, to ride in Santa Clarita Fourth of July Parade for the fifth time on Friday.
When talking about the Santa Clarita Fourth of July Parade's "Pooper Scooper" contest, it may be best to avoid all puns.
A picture of Alanna and Gennelle Dedek hangs near the bottom of the stairs in their parents' Canyon Country home.
It seemed a perfectly normal summer day July 29, 2013, as Melissa Urban of Castaic left work. Like many working moms, she still had plenty to do, starting with picking up her 17-month-old daughter, Kennedy, from child care, and later delivering dinner to her laid-up boss.
Santa Clarita Valley residents have a number of options for remembrance and recreation this Memorial Day.
A boy approaches Mary Ann Fragodt at Hart High School's annual Art Show on Thursday and asks if she is the art teacher.
West Ranch High School astronomy teacher Christine Hirst is directing some of her approximately 90 students as they scatter across two blue tarps in the school's amphitheater, working to put the final touches on a weather balloon tethered to a cosmic-dust collector and two Styrofoam boxes.
Nine-year-old Jacob Zheng emerges from a back room at Ocean Seafood Buffet in Valencia. He wears a multi-colored button-up shirt and shorts. It's a Monday night so the buffet his family opened in January isn't nearly as full as it will be on the weekend.
Ray and Sandy Cook of Mission Viejo settled onto a bench outside the Repertory East Playhouse in Newhall to people-watch.
College of the Canyons women's soccer head coach Justin Lundin said earlier this season his teams' curse is the second round of the state playoffs. It's hard to argue with him after Canyons lost 3-3 (3-1 penalty kicks) to Cypress College in the second round of the California Community College Athletic Association Women's Soccer SoCal Regional.
Regardless of the outcome of Hart High's CIF-Southern Section West Valley Division playoff game against Edison tonight in Huntington Beach, senior quarterback Brady White and senior wide receiver Trent Irwin will play at least one more high school game.
Hart High girls volleyball head coach Mary Keen urged her team to take its focus off what couldn't be changed - a devastating loss to Valencia High last week - and look to what it could still obtain.
The Master's College women's soccer player Katie Farris dribbles a ball toward her husband, Ricky, on the school's soccer field one afternoon as a photographer snaps photos.
The Master's College men's basketball team is in East Lansing, Mich. to play an exhibition game Monday against Michigan State University - yes, that Michigan State University.
For a game the College of the Canyons men's soccer team controlled from the beginning, the outcome hung in the balance for the last 20 minutes against Moorpark College on Tuesday. But COC goalkeeper Jonah Lawrence snagged a final scoring attempt out of the air to preserve a 2-1 Cougar win at COC.
Justin Lundin has quietly built one of the Santa Clarita Valley's most successful teams over the last six years.
The Valencia High girls volleyball team lacked energy and intensity in its first two games against Saugus High Thursday night - similar to its opening games last week against Hart. But the Vikings were aware of the problem, Valencia's Lindsey Knudsen said, and they ran away with game three for a 3-0 win by scores of 25-20, 25-20 and 25-17.
The San Fernando Earthquake of 1971 destroyed Stanley Bronstrup's smoke shop in Newhall, but in a way, it laid the foundation of his legacy.
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) - A three-day break gave the New England Patriots time to savor three straight wins.
The difference between the first time the College of the Canyons men's soccer team played Glendale Community College and the rematch Tuesday is simple: the Cougars capitalized on scoring opportunities the second time in a 2-0 win.
It's hard to believe a team that hasn't lost a conference game in three years would put much weight on a win in the middle of its schedule.
To say the 2014 football season has been difficult for College of the Canyons would be an understatement. But despite a preseason tragedy and a 2-4 overall record, the Cougars remain in contention for a second-consecutive conference title. They are 1-1 in the National Division, Northern Conference - good for a third-place tie with four games to play.
The west side of the Santa Clarita Valley will once again have Little League baseball in 2015.
The Foothill League's top two girls volleyball teams faced off at Hart High on Wednesday night and the Hart Indians took a step toward dethroning defending Foothill League champion Valencia High with a 3-2 win by scores of 25-19, 27-25, 19-25, 24-26 and 15-8.