CoStar Group, an information provider for commercial real estate, announced this week that the 99 Cent Only Stores purchased the 30,090-square-foot retail shopping center at 24200-24270 Lyons Avenue in Newhall.
The third annual Soroptimist International of Santa Clarita Valley Fiesta Poker Texas Hold 'em Tournament attracted more than 50 players who anted up to benefit the Domestic Violence Center of SCV.
Tuesday night, the city planning commission approved a general plan update that plans for the Santa Clarita Valley's population to reach nearly 500,000 people and accounts for a 121-percent increase in growth. According to the commissioners, they had to do it because it was better than the old plan.
Regarding "Library board picks seem fishy," May 12:
Carole Lutness' May 15 letter "Comparing public to private doesn't work" makes the accusation that the California Foundation for Fiscal Responsibility comparison of public-sector and private-sector retirement benefits does not include Social Security benefits.
A 16-year-old was arrested on suspicion of felony vandalism at about 8 a.m. Wednesday for allegedly shooting out windows at Saugus High School with a pellet gun earlier this week, officials said.
The blustery winds of the morning gave way to a sunny day that shone down on a garden in full bloom for the 11th annual Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church Teabags Tea and Garden Tour.
Rep. Howard "Buck" McKeon, R-Santa Clarita, believes domestic oil drilling is critical to lowering gasoline prices across the country.
Stacey Edwards has been appointed small-business banker for Newhall/Valencia, Bank of America announced Tuesday.
Graduation season has officially started in the Santa Clarita Valley, and more than 3,500 high school students will receive their diplomas this month.
The Santa Clarita Sheriff's Station and the city of Santa Clarita team up again for another Safe & Secure Community Collection event on Saturday, May 21.
The ladies of the Santa Clarita Blue Heat FC are excitedly waiting to play their first game of the 2011 W-League season.
Beginning Thursday, May 19, the city of Santa Clarita will begin a temporary and intermittent lane closure of the number two (outside lane), and the shoulder on the westbound side of Lyons Avenue between Main Street and Railroad Avenue.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - FedEx Corp., the latest company accused in a federal probe involving illegal online pharmacies, says it will fight the charges that it knowingly shipped drugs to people who lack valid prescriptions.
JERUSALEM (AP) - Israel agreed Saturday to extend a 12-hour humanitarian truce in the Gaza war by four hours, a Cabinet minister said. In Gaza, a health official said the Palestinian death toll in 19 days of fighting had surpassed 1,000.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - A third execution by lethal injection has gone awry in six months, renewing debate over whether there is a foolproof way for the government to humanely kill condemned criminals, and whether it's even worth looking for one.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The sprinklers outside the California's state Capitol are off and the lawn is withering, the lemon- and cucumber-infused "water stations" at the state pension building are gone, and prison inmates are taking shorter showers while campers at some popular parks can't take them at all.
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) - State transportation officials are reserving the right to install toll lanes on a notoriously congested section of Interstate 405 in Orange County, but local officials aren't happy.
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) - U.S. Sen. John McCain says the execution of an Arizona inmate that lasted two hours was torture.
ASPEN, Colo. (AP) - About a dozen former CIA officials named in a classified Senate report on decade-old agency interrogation practices were notified in recent days that they would be able to review parts of the document in a secure room in suburban Washington after signing a secrecy agreement.
BRUSSELS (AP) - The European Union on Friday extended its Ukraine-related sanctions to target top Russian intelligence officials and leaders of the pro-Russia revolt in eastern Ukraine, official documents showed.
A war breaks out between Israel and Hamas. An airliner is shot out of the sky in Ukraine. A Portuguese bank's finances look shaky.
Next Sunday, more than 2,000 children and their parents will flock to Iglesia Vida Real to receive backpacks and school supplies in preparation for the start of the school year.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Yasiel Puig tied a franchise record with three triples and added a double and two RBIs as the Los Angeles Dodgers moved within a half-game of NL West-leading San Francisco by beating the Giants 8-1 on Friday night.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Relatives of an 8-year-old boy who was beaten to death are suing Los Angeles County for failing to remove him from his Palmdale home.
As part of a project that is constructing truck lanes on Interstate 5 between Pico Canyon Road and Lyons Avenue and the Antelope Valley (14) Freeway, Caltrans will implement several freeway closures next week. Closures will begin Monday and continue through Friday, Aug. 1.
Department of Motor Vehicles officials will hold two public hearings, in Los Angeles and in Northern California, to receive the public's comments on proposed regulations related to a new law allowing driver's licenses to be issued to undocumented California residents.
SAN DIEGO (AP) - Stan Lee is missing in action at Comic-Con.