The Santa Clarita Community Court Diversion Program is an alternative to the juvenile justice system for first-time, nonviolent juvenile offenders.
Willie Arste couldn't have found Angel Food Ministries at a better time.
Monday marked the end of one era in California politics and the rebirth of another. Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger ended seven tumultuous years in Sacramento and former Gov. Jerry Brown re-assumed the reins of government after a 28-year hiatus.
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Four local high schools will host electronic waste collection events on Saturday, Jan. 8 and Saturday and Sunday, Jan. 22-23.
Local punk-rock band Fentruck will play its final show on Friday, Jan. 7, at Plaza Banquet Hall in Newhall.
A Thousand Oaks man committed suicide at the Oak Tree Gun Club in Newhall last week - 25 days after he was arrested for walking into a Torrance restaurant with a double edged knife and loaded handgun, authorities said Thursday.
A 60-year-old man was arrested Wednesday after he attempted to steal about $250 worth of cologne that he hid in a bag of dog food at a Valencia Kmart, according to officials.
"Friends Like These," which opened yesterday at The SCV Space in Saugus, continues through the next three weekends, playing Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m.
Editors note: This column originally ran Jan. 30, 2009.
A Valencia man charged with stalking his ex-girlfriend over the holidays is expected to appear in Newhall Municipal Court today.
Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital has earned The Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval for accreditation by demonstrating compliance with the national standards for health care quality and safety in hospitals.
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SAN DIEGO (AP) - Several members of "The Avengers" descended on Comic-Con on Saturday to debut the first footage from the upcoming superhero sequel.
CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) - A national survey finds the average U.S. price of regular-grade gasoline has plummeted 9 cents a gallon over the past two weeks to $3.58.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Luc Besson's "Lucy" proved mind can overpower muscle, topping a remake of "Hercules" by director Brett Ratner at the box office on the weekend.
PARIS (AP) - Vincenzo Nibali won the Tour de France on Sunday, becoming the first Italian in 16 years to triumph in cycling's greatest race by chiseling a lead over his main rivals a few seconds at a time and dominating them in the mountains.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - A California lawmaker is calling for a criminal investigation into construction problems on the new eastern span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A satellite study of blue-whale movements shows the endangered creatures cluster for long periods in busy shipping lanes off the California coast, putting them at risk for collisions with large vessels.
PLYMOUTH, Calif. (AP) - Firefighters in Northern California on Sunday battled a wildfire that has destroyed 10 homes and forced hundreds of evacuations in the Sierra Nevada foothills, while a fire near Yosemite National Park destroyed one home and grew significantly overnight.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Two carjackers who fled after ramming a stolen SUV into a family selling fruit for their church, killing three young siblings, were still on the run Saturday as the reward for their capture topped $100,000.
DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) - Ukrainian armed forces mounted a major onslaught against pro-Russian separatist fighters Sunday in an attempt to gain control over the area where a Malaysia Airlines plane was downed earlier this month.
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) - Israel and Hamas launched new attacks Sunday in the raging Gaza war, despite each side offering different truces to temporarily halt nearly three weeks of fighting ahead of a major Muslim holiday.
BOONE, N.C. (AP) - An American doctor infected with the deadly Ebola disease received intensive treatment Sunday in West Africa and was in stable condition, talking to his medical team and working on his computer, a spokeswoman for an aid group said.
RENO, Nev. (AP) - A small airplane with engine trouble struck a pickup truck during an emergency landing on a Nevada highway Saturday morning, authorities said.
SAN DIEGO (AP) - That guy in the Spider-Man suit you posed with at Comic-Con? It might have actually been Harry Potter.
PLYMOUTH, Calif. (AP) - A Northern California wildfire more than tripled in size Saturday, threatening vineyards and hundreds of homes, while a new blaze prompted evacuation of a community in Yosemite National Park.
DEL MAR, Calif. (AP) - Del Mar will shift two turf races scheduled for Sunday to the dirt and make other adjustments after the deaths of some horses, including two Saturday, since the summer meet began nearly two weeks ago.