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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The new Republican majority must rediscover one of the basic rules of the republic: The representatives are serving their constituents, and the relationship between them is not the other way round.
Motorists traveling to Big Bear Lake from the Santa Clarita Valley and other Los Angeles communities near Interstate 210 are advised to use Highway 18 at Waterman Avenue in San Bernardino.
The city of Santa Clarita's Arts Commission and Arts and Events Office invites locals to attend a public art dedication at Canyon Country Park on Wednesday, Jan. 12 at 3:30 p.m.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A 20-year-old man died Sunday after lightning struck 13 people at a popular Los Angeles beach and a golfer on Catalina Island during rare summer thunderstorms that swept through Southern California, authorities said.
NEW YORK (AP) - It's not exactly "The Golden Girls," but for Marcia Rosenfeld, it'll do.
Reports say the Santa Clarita Valley can expect a chance of rain into this morning.
The ostriches' names are whimsical and in some cases creatively spelled – Anthony and Cleopatra, Elvis and Prissilla, along with Drussilla, Sarah and Cora.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Manager Don Mattingly hardly considers a late-July sweep in San Francisco a turning point to put his Dodgers in the driver's seat atop the NL West.
COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) - Frank Thomas choked back tears, Joe Torre apologized for leaving people out of his speech and Tony La Russa said he felt uneasy.
ANAHEIM (AP) - After a weekend filled with mostly miserable swings, David Freese surprised his teammates, the Angel Stadium fireworks crew and even himself when he hit a tiebreaking homer.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The Los Angeles Lakers have waited nearly three months to hire a new coach, and they're apparently making Byron Scott wait a few more days.
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.