L.A. County firefighters knocked down flames in a Canyon Country storage container with retardant and foam Monday afternoon.
The National Weather Service has issued a wind advisory for the Santa Clarita Valley as wind gusts are expected to hit as high as 40 mph today.
Film and TV productions bring revenue and jobs to Santa Clarita. You might run into a film crew any day. Here are productions that are currently shooting in town:
NEW YORK (AP) -- Former Texas Rangers president J. Thomas Schieffer was hired by Commissioner Bud Selig today to run the Los Angeles Dodgers, less than a week after Major League Baseball took over operation of the franchise from owner Frank McCourt.
To commemorate Yom Ha'Shoah, "Holocaust Remembrance Day," which honors the lives of the millions of Jews whose lives were taken by the Nazis during World War II, Congregation Beth Shalom is proud to present filmmaker Sharon Rennert, grandaughter of the partisan hero Tuvia Bielski, who is portrayed by Daniel Craig in the Hollywood film "Defiance."
Personnel from the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department Risk Management Bureau's Traffic Services Detail will conduct a DUI-driver's license checkpoint at an undisclosed location in the city of Santa Clarita on Friday, April 29, starting at 6 p.m. and lasting until approximately 2 a.m. Saturday, according to a statement from the SCV Sheriff's Station.
As I sit in front of the computer trying to come up with a clever way to talk about the meltdown of one of the most storied franchises in sports, I realized that nothing could be more entertaining than the story itself.
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SCV Helping Hand recipient for the week ending April 24, 2011:
It is, as one observer put it, a strange business model.
Sometimes, we use words so often, and in such far-ranging contexts, that we actually forget what they really mean. Of interest to me today is the word "hope."
This is in response to the April 21 letter, "Not all librarians can stay after change," regarding the upcoming changes to our local public libraries.
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VALENCIA, CA (June 8, 2014)-Disney recently presented a $104,000 gift to the Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital Foundation to underwrite the remodeling of Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital's Emergency Department Waiting and Admitting pediatric area, enabling the hospital to further provide the best care for its youngest patients.
The bottom line, the profitability of a company, should matter to every employee but many owners tend to keep this information private. Owners then complain when profits are thin.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A judge ruled Monday that Casey Kasem should be fed, hydrated and medicated while a court-appointed attorney evaluates the health of the ailing radio personality after his daughter moved to implement end of life measures.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Netflix will ease up a finger-pointing campaign that blamed Verizon and other Internet service providers for problems with its video subscription service.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - For years, Fred Goldman was adamant that he would never rest until he had held O.J. Simpson accountable for the killings of his son Ron and Simpson's ex-wife 20 years ago - even if a jury had acquitted the former football star.
NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) - The truck driver from Georgia accused of triggering the highway crash that injured Tracy Morgan and killed another comedian hadn't slept for more than 24 hours before the accident, authorities said Monday as the actor recovered in a New Jersey hospital.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Patients seeking care through the VA's Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System waited an average of 56 days for their first appointment with a primary care doctor - four times longer than the department's goal.
Congressman Howard "Buck" McKeon, R-Santa Clarita, has issued the following statement regarding the release of Bowe Bergdahl:
LAS VEGAS (AP) - Two police officers were having lunch at a strip mall pizza buffet when a man and a woman fatally shot them in a point-blank ambush, then fled to a nearby Wal-Mart where they killed a third person and then themselves in an apparent suicide pact, authorities said.
SMYRNA, Ga. (AP) - Like an eager date, Leo Smith showed up at Mount Zion First Baptist Church with a bouquet of flowers in hand.
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Newly crowned Miss USA Nia Sanchez, a fourth-degree black belt in the Korean martial art of taekwondo, says that women need to be able to defend themselves as a way to battle the problem of campus rape and that bringing awareness to the issue is very important.
Regarding Bowe Bergdahl's release in exchange for five terrorists, when this soldier enlisted in the Army, he knew the challenges ahead of him in military life, and one of those challenges was the possibility of capture by the enemy.
A team of volunteers from the Santa Clarita Valley Senior Center has been making phone calls to local businesses and asking owners to become "Friends of the SCV Senior Center" in support of the center's family-friendly fundraiser, Touch-A-Truck, which will be held June 14, at Central Park.
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - No cramps, no problems for LeBron James.
CAMARILLO (AP) - A survey says the average price of a gallon of regular gasoline in the U.S. is holding steady, rising 3½ cents over the last three weeks to $3.69.