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Detectives from the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station is investigating a reported incident of attempted kidnapping this morning near Dockweiler Drive and Valley Del Oro in Newhall.
The Los Angeles County Department of Animal Care and Control (DACC) has set its holiday hours for the remainder of 2010.
For millions of Los Angeles County residents who have access and functional needs including those relating to physical, medical, sensory, cognitive or age-related conditions; disasters such as earthquakes, wildfires or floods will present a real challenge.
On Friday, Nov. 12, at 11:30 a.m., the city of Santa Clarita will host a dedication to acknowledge its recently completed acquisition of 842 acres in Elsmere Canyon, located north of the Interstate 5/State Route 14 junction.
Rep. Howard P. "Buck" McKeon, R-Santa Clarita, has been named to the transition team that will oversee the GOP's ascension to majority party in the House of Representatives.
The fate of alleged killer Michael Dean Stephens is still in the hands of the jury.
A judge ruled in The Signal's favor Monday, concluding that the newspaper does not owe Johnny Pride any money in his small-claims case. Pride, who ran for Santa Clarita City Council earlier this year, sued The Signal for $5,000 for defamation of character. The local resident alleged that The Signal misrepresented him; claims that the newspaper has rejected.
A month after getting rejected by the Newhall School District, leaders of a local Hebrew-language charter school will ask Hart district board members Wednesday for approval of its elementary school.
The following essays are from fourth-grade students at Newhall Elementary School.
I love politics. Any one of my 525 Facebook friends could testify in favor of that statement (whether or not they like what I post is a different story).
The Southland Regional Association of Realtors' Santa Clarita Valley Division's annual installation dinner is this Friday night at 6 p.m.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Rep. Howard P. "Buck" McKeon was named Monday to the House Majority Transition Team, a group of 22 members tasked with guiding the Republican switch back into the Majority in Congress.
The Yes I Can students at William S. Hart Union High School District schools are throwing a fundraiser today and tonight for the annual Summer Meltdown concert, to be staged at Golden Valley High School's outdoor amphitheater in May 2011.
Hanging more than 2,000 feet in the air, Stephen Wampler was exhausted, physically and emotionally. He considered giving up his goal of climbing to the top of El Capitan, the largest granite monolith in the world located in the famed Yosemite Valley.
There wasn't much The Master's College couldn't do in its 73-52 rout of defending national champion Westmont in the semifinal of the Golden State Athletic Conference Tournament.
DENVER (AP) - Reflecting on his game during a monthlong recovery from a broken left rib has helped Ty Lawson come back strong.
When the Hart Indians girls soccer team last won a CIF-Southern Section championship, freshman goalkeeper Nicole Davis was still months from being born.
WASHINGTON (AP) - A sure sign that spring is on the horizon: It's time to set the clocks forward for daylight saving time.
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) - Search and rescue crews across Southeast Asia scrambled on Saturday to find a Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 that disappeared from air traffic control screens over waters between Malaysia and Vietnam early that morning, leaving the fates of the 239 people aboard in doubt.
Environmental groups have again sued over the proposed Newhall Ranch development, alleging this week the federal agencies that approved permits for the planned community did so in violation of federal environmental protective legislation.
Moutainview Elementary School sixth-graders of the group named Creeptastic Monsters performed their original hip hop dance on stage for their fellow sixth-graders as the culmination of the F.A.M.E. (Fabulous Arts at Mountainview Elementary) class on Friday.
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) - A 19-year-old man was charged Friday with shooting his parents to death and trying to kill two of his siblings inside their luxury Southern California home in a complex case that took investigators weeks to unravel.
Santa Clarita's jobless rate inched up slightly in January to 5.5 percent, up from 5.3 percent in December, the state Employment Development Department reported Friday.
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) - American media mogul Ted Turner has been hospitalized for an undisclosed ailment in Argentina's capital.
An assault with a deadly weapon occurred between Bouquet Canyon Road and Valencia Boulevard on 5:00 pm. The suspect, a male transient, was seen swinging a metal club at an electrical box then began swinging the club at bunch of cyclists. The suspect was arrested shortly after and transported to the Santa Clarita Station for booking. No one was hurt during this incident.
Safeway has agreed to be acquired by an investment group led by Cerberus Capital Management, the owner several supermarket chains.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Even in an election year that appears favorable for national Republicans, California Democrats are confident they will retain their iron grip on state leadership and possibly enrich their share of House seats in Washington.
OXON HILL, Md. (AP) - Former presidential candidates and a few new potential White House contenders known for their focus on social values are trying out their speeches, as early auditions for the next Republican presidential contest rolled on Friday at the nation's largest annual gathering of conservative activists.