The following is a collection of essays fourth-grade students at Newhall Elementary School, sharing what they did over their summer vacation.
The League of California Cities has released a voluntary International City/County Management Association survey of the compensation of city and town managers across California.
Santa Clarita Mayor Laurene Weste and the Santa Clarita City Council cordially invite the community to meet the city's new Assistant Fire Chief Bill Niccum at a special open house at City Hall on Wednesday, Sept. 22 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
The Santa Clarita City Council will host its annual "State of the City" luncheon on Thursday, Oct. 14 at 11:30 a.m. at the Hyatt Regency Valencia grand ballroom.
Construction of a new $10.1 million parking structure on the 1.9-acre Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital campus in Valencia has begun, according to McCarthy Building Companies, Inc., which is building the structure.
The Santa Clarita Valley Economic Development Corporation recently approved an aggressive two-year strategy and work plan to expand and strengthen the valley's economy.
Zonta Club of SCV will host a free women's workshop on "Creating Wellness - Handling Stress and Taking Care of You" on Saturday, Sept. 25 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Community Room at Valencia Library.
Route 66 Classic Grill hosted a 9/11 tribute in conjunction with its classic car show in Canyon Country on Saturday. Sara Niemietz sang "God Bless America" at the event, and city councilman Bob Kellar was emcee.
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The crowd of approximately 1,300 people went the 16th annual River Rally for several reasons Saturday. Some did it because they needed volunteer hours for school, some did it out of a sense of civic pride, some did it just to experience the natural landscape of Santa Clarita and others did it simply because it seemed like fun, Santa Clarita's environmental services manager Travis Lange said.
Once upon a time, in the Land of Nutsnfruits, lived good King Arnold. But, we've already talked about this king in a previous fairy tale, so he ain't getting any more ink.
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LOS ANGELES (AP) - Repair crews on Thursday were shoring up a giant hole in the middle of Sunset Boulevard caused by a ruptured pipe, as officials at the water-logged University of California, Los Angeles, continued to assess damage from the 20 million gallons that inundated the campus.
WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. employers extended their solid hiring into July by adding 209,000 jobs. It was the sixth straight month of job growth above 200,000, evidence that businesses are gradually shedding the caution that had marked the 5-year-old recovery.
I believe all Californians are environmentalists. Who doesn't want clean air and clean water?
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Clayton Kershaw scattered nine hits and struck out nine while tying his career-best winning streak of 10 games, and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Atlanta Braves 2-1 Thursday night to complete the three-game sweep.
SACRAMENTO (AP) - A man who worked for years as a Northern California helicopter news pilot without a legal pilot's license has pleaded guilty to aggravated identity theft.
SACRAMENTO (AP) - A state appellate court on Thursday overturned two lower court rulings that had stalled funding for California's $68 billion bullet train, handing a big win to Gov. Jerry Brown's signature project and allowing the state to resume selling bonds to pay for it.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A former mayor of the scandal-ridden city of Bell was sentenced to serve a year in Los Angeles County jail and five years of probation.
The Jewish congregations of the Santa Clarita Valley are inviting all local residents to join them Sunday for an informational meeting on Israel and the situation in Gaza.
SACRAMENTO (AP) - The Republican candidate for California governor said Thursday he spent a week living as a homeless person in Fresno to highlight the disparity between the governor's claim that the state is making an economic comeback and the reality faced by the working poor in the nation's most populous state.
Non-native plants and animals that have invaded California over the decades will be the focus of the state Department of Fish and Game's annual California Invasive Species Action Week, which kicks off on Saturday.
With restricted watering schedules for Santa Clarita Valley's lawns and gardens looking likely, local water officials and garden experts have some recommendations for homeowners in need of a lawn survival guide.
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - The Oakland Athletics have traded left-hander and Saugus High graduate Tommy Milone to the Minnesota Twins for outfielder Sam Fuld.
TOKYO (AP) - American electric car maker Tesla Motors Inc. is teaming up with Japanese electronics company Panasonic Corp. to build a battery manufacturing plant in the U.S. expected to create 6,500 jobs.
The City of Santa Clarita will host the Pills Kill: Prescription to Addiction Symposium on Wednesday, August 27, 2014 at 6:30 p.m. at the Santa Clarita Activities Center located at 20880 Centre Pointe Parkway.
Officers from the Los Angeles County Department of Animal Care and Control will conduct enforcement efforts in unincorporated areas of Canyon Country, Saugus and Valencia in August.