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Detectives from the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station is investigating a reported incident of attempted kidnapping this morning near Dockweiler Drive and Valley Del Oro in Newhall.
The Los Angeles County Department of Animal Care and Control (DACC) has set its holiday hours for the remainder of 2010.
For millions of Los Angeles County residents who have access and functional needs including those relating to physical, medical, sensory, cognitive or age-related conditions; disasters such as earthquakes, wildfires or floods will present a real challenge.
On Friday, Nov. 12, at 11:30 a.m., the city of Santa Clarita will host a dedication to acknowledge its recently completed acquisition of 842 acres in Elsmere Canyon, located north of the Interstate 5/State Route 14 junction.
Rep. Howard P. "Buck" McKeon, R-Santa Clarita, has been named to the transition team that will oversee the GOP's ascension to majority party in the House of Representatives.
The fate of alleged killer Michael Dean Stephens is still in the hands of the jury.
A judge ruled in The Signal's favor Monday, concluding that the newspaper does not owe Johnny Pride any money in his small-claims case. Pride, who ran for Santa Clarita City Council earlier this year, sued The Signal for $5,000 for defamation of character. The local resident alleged that The Signal misrepresented him; claims that the newspaper has rejected.
A month after getting rejected by the Newhall School District, leaders of a local Hebrew-language charter school will ask Hart district board members Wednesday for approval of its elementary school.
The following essays are from fourth-grade students at Newhall Elementary School.
I love politics. Any one of my 525 Facebook friends could testify in favor of that statement (whether or not they like what I post is a different story).
The Southland Regional Association of Realtors' Santa Clarita Valley Division's annual installation dinner is this Friday night at 6 p.m.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Rep. Howard P. "Buck" McKeon was named Monday to the House Majority Transition Team, a group of 22 members tasked with guiding the Republican switch back into the Majority in Congress.
The Yes I Can students at William S. Hart Union High School District schools are throwing a fundraiser today and tonight for the annual Summer Meltdown concert, to be staged at Golden Valley High School's outdoor amphitheater in May 2011.
SEATTLE (AP) - Russell Wilson threw a 35-yard touchdown pass on fourth down and Seattle's top-ranked defense forced two late turnovers, lifting the Seahawks into their second Super Bowl with a 23-17 victory over the San Francisco 49ers for the NFC championship Sunday.
WASHINGTON (AP) - A chief element of President Barack Obama's attempt to overhaul U.S. surveillance will not work, leaders of Congress' intelligence committees said Sunday, pushing back against the idea that the government should cede control of how Americans' phone records are stored.
MOSCOW (AP) - Russian President Vladimir Putin has offered new assurances to gay athletes and fans attending the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics next month. Yet he defended Russia's anti-gay law by equating gays with pedophiles and said Russia needs to "cleanse" itself of homosexuality if it wants to increase its birth rate.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Hundreds of bills that failed to pass the Legislature last year face an end-of-the-month deadline to gain initial support, including measures affecting gun owners, the oil industry and farm laborers.
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama's orders to change some U.S. surveillance practices put the burden on Congress to deal with a national security controversy that has alarmed Americans and outraged foreign allies. Yet he avoided major action on the practice of sweeping up billions of phone, email and text messages from across the globe.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The opening of Postal Service retail centers in dozens of Staples stores around the country is being met with threats of protests and boycotts by the agency's unions.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Researchers have decided to hand the city of Los Angeles a list of older concrete buildings, some of which may be prone to collapse during a strong earthquake.
The California Department of Transportation announced Friday it will be closing the two middle lanes of the freeway in both directions between Van Nuys Boulevard and State Route 118 to demolish the median.
A door-to-door effort launched this week in the case of a Tucson girl who disappeared from her bedroom more than 18 months ago has yielded some possible tips, police said Saturday
GLENDORA, Calif. (AP) - Hundreds of residents who fled a wildfire in the suburbs of Los Angeles returned home Saturday as red-flag warnings of extremely dangerous fire conditions expired, but officials say that bone-dry winter conditions remain a threat for the region.
There is a lot to like about living here in Santa Clarita. For me, I like that Santa Clarita is an active community.
Devon Ingber, 16, a sophomore at Valencia High School, won Reserve Champion in the Junior Varsity Equitation division in December, competing against 58 girls from both public and private schools from all over Southern California, on her horse Fabiane.
When most men are rocking by the fire, or just collecting dust, Ed Jace and Thor Jorgensen are on the tennis courts.
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