Shrapnel from an exploding handgun sent a man to the hospital Friday with wounds to his face and neck, sheriff's officials said.
Santa Clarita Valley deputies were investigating an assault on an African American man in the parking lot of a restaurant as a hate crime, authorities said Friday.
Mary Casamento couldn't have been more surprised when she learned there was a $20,000 reward for the capture of the man in the Simi Valley hotel room next to her who was making such a racket.
Come next spring, Colossus - Six Flags Magic Mountain's iconic wooden roller coaster - will be transformed into Twisted Colossus, the world's longest hybrid wood-and-steel coaster, Six Flags officials announced Thursday.
Four years ago, when sheriff's, city and school officials realized the extent of heroin use among Santa Clarita teens, they launched a number of far-reaching initiatives to tackle the problem.
After being attacked twice within the span of a month while walking home, Canyon Country resident Barbara Kritzberg says she'll be prepared in case it happens again.
After allegedly arranging to meet a teen in Santa Clarita for sex, a 44-year-old Anaheim man was instead greeted by Special Victims Bureau investigators, who arrested him on suspicion of having an illegal yearlong relationship with the alleged victim, an investigator said Wednesday.
A 20-year-old gang member from Canyon Country who was charged with attempted murder for stabbing a man in 2013 has pleaded no contest to a lesser charge and sentenced to seven years in prison, a prosecution spokesman said Wednesday.
A Santa Clarita Valley man and former Sheriff's Department lieutenant asked for a new trial this week in his conviction on obstruction of justice charges, but a federal judge denied his request, a U.S. Attorney's Office spokesman said Tuesday.
Sixteen businesses in a shopping center at The Old Road and Hasley Canyon Road in Castaic were blacked out Tuesday after a car slammed into a Southern California Edison electrical box in the parking lot of a Ralphs grocery store.
Excessive speed was the main contributing factor in a collision that killed two College of the Canyons football players last weekend and left a third student athlete in critical condition, a Los Angeles detective heading up the investigation said Tuesday.
Following multiple court delays, a trial date was set Tuesday for a 42-year-old Saugus man charged with murdering his live-in girlfriend in September 2011.
When a Valencia-based construction company with a contract to rebuild a local freeway decides to get in on the Internet phenomenon known as the ice bucket challenge - well, you just know it has to involve heavy equipment.
Just one week after children headed back to school for the 2014-15 year, two female students walking home from Placerita Junior High School in Newhall reported they were approached by a man who drove up in a black pickup truck and told them to get in, a Santa Clarita Valley sheriff's officials said.
More than two years after they were arrested and charged with second-degree murder for the death of a friend while they were street racing on Sand Canyon Road, two young Canyon Country men pleaded no contest Thursday to lesser charges of vehicular manslaughter.
A Santa Clarita Valley electrical outage disabled traffic signals and left about 900 people in the dark Wednesday in Valencia.
Eric Clapton sang about it: "After Midnight."
Nothing says Christmas like string instruments sweetly performing Tchaikovsky, Bach and Mendelssohn - plus a little Led Zeppelin.
Two men who were street racing in Canyon Country nearly three years when one slammed his car into a tree, killing his passenger, were ordered Friday to pay more than $23,000 each to the victim's family.
Firefighters responded to a house fire in Santa Clarita Valley on Friday and were able to contain the blaze to a single bedroom.
A "donation" dropped into a Santa Clarita Valley Goodwill store's collection box Friday prompted a Sheriff's Department Arson Bureau response and the evacuation of the store.
Fans of punk rock, rap, hip-hop and alt-rock will be able to get all those musical genres in one dose while helping a worthy cause at Saturday's second annual 91384 Benefit at Howie's Pub in Castaic.
One of the toughest decisions an adult may face is deciding what to do with an aging parent facing an urgent medical problem.
Little Nico Esparza was trying in vain to string beads onto a thread to make a necklace while holding onto a bag of goodies he'd collected during Saturday's Santa Clarita's Literacy & Arts Festival at the Old Town Newhall Library.
Holiday music, dozens of ornate trees, whimsical gingerbread houses, elaborate wreaths and other seasonal decor created an early Christmas mood at Friday's opening of the Boys & Girls Club of Santa Clarita Valley's 12th annual Festival of Trees fundraiser.
Recent reports of a rash of scams in which victims are targeted by someone claiming to be a tax collector for the Internal Revenue Service illustrate why seniors, in particular, need to be aware of fraud schemes.
As the nation honors its military veterans Tuesday, Santa Clarita Valley residents can attend local events to pay tribute to those who serve and have served our country.
A lull in the Santa Ana winds Friday gave county firefighters a break battling a small grass fire that broke out next to Interstate 5 just south of Calgrove Boulevard, officials said.
Fewer than a handful of people turned out Thursday night at the first of five public meetings William S. Hart Union High School District officials are holding this month and next to provide details of two possible configurations for splitting the district into five voting areas.
Mexican-style breads called "pan dulce," apples, beer and tequila - these were some of Meliton Vasquez Lopez's favorite things when he was alive.