The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service) announced today that it has completed a status review of the Tehachapi slender salamander (Batrachoseps stebbinsi) and has determined it does not warrant listing as a threatened or endangered species under the Endangered Species Act.
The U.S. Department of Education has awarded the Fernandeño Tataviam Band of Mission Indians a $1 million grant to address the educational achievement of American Indian high school students throughout Los Angeles County.
Circus Vargas has brought the Big One back to the Santa Clarita Valley, with big heart, big laughs, big talent and big fun. The is at the Westfield Valencia Town Center through Monday, Oct. 17.
The College of the Canyons theatre department is inviting all community members to don their favorite 1920s era costumes and take part in the opening night celebration of the song and dance extravaganza "The Drowsy Chaperone" on Friday, Oct. 21 at 8 p.m. at the Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center at College of the Canyons.
Golden Valley senior running back Earl Johnson took the handoff, burst through the line and sprinted 43 yards up the middle for a touchdown.
Around the SCV
In light of the two recent car crashes in the same spot on Lake Hughes Road, it's hard to ignore that some of our roads aren't as safe as could be.
So, I'm sitting here, putting together this column, enjoying Rick Braun, a trumpeter who plays in such a blatantly sexy way. Before Saturday night, I had no idea who he was.
A Lake Hughes man trapped at the bottom of a ravine for six days when his car went off a mountain road is now in fair condition.
California Highway Patrol officers stopped an elderly woman after they spotted her driving the wrong way on northbound Highway 14 about 2 p.m. today.
Monday marks the first day local residents can vote by mail for the upcoming Nov. 8 election.
Governor Brown signed a bill to ensure California makes the most of federal funds for small business loans and loan guarantees, Assembly member V. Manuel Pérez announced Thursday, Oct. 6.
Valencia-based drum manufacturer Remo Inc. will auction three 14-inch Remo Buffalo Frame Drums autographed by Ringo Starr to raise money for Arts and Services for Disabled in Long Beach.
The California City Management Foundation (CCMF) has awarded one of two prestigious Wes McClure Scholarships to City of Santa Clarita employee Chelsea Wood.
WASHINGTON -- America's wetlands declined slightly from 2004-2009, underscoring the need for continued conservation and restoration efforts, according to a report issued today by the Department of the Interior's U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
BOISE, Idaho (AP) - Wranglers in the West who have for decades cashed in on the allure of getting on a horse and setting out on an open trail say they have had to add bigger horses to their stables to help carry larger tourists over the rugged terrain.
SAN DIEGO (AP) - A former commanding officer of the Navy's Blue Angels allowed, and in some cases encouraged, sexually explicit humor and inappropriate comments among members of the famed precision flying team, the U.S. Navy contended Wednesday.
Hundreds of job-searchers attended Wednesday's Job & Career Fair at College of the Canyons, where more than 60 firms and agencies provided information about careers and accepted resumes.
Nissan of Valencia gave away more than $21,800 in gifts - ranging from scholarships to a 2014 Nissan Versa sedan - during its annual Nissan Car Giveaway this week for local Hart district 11th- and 12th-graders.
It's one thing to know you and your wallet have been the victims of a legal money-grabbing scam, but to get repeatedly sucker-punched while you are still reeling is the second atrocity.
DALLAS (AP) - Dallas Stars center Cody Eakin skated the length of the ice, got around a sliding defender, closed his eyes and shot just before his stick got ripped out of his hands.
The Saugus Centurions' pitching staff continues to deal, and its bats continue to heat up.
Valencia's depth probably wouldn't have allowed it to have much of a let down on Wednesday, but Vikings head coach Chris Stroh still preached to his team that last week's girls' victory and boys' tie against Hart didn't mean they could relax Wednesday against West Ranch.
VATICAN CITY (AP) - On the night of Oct. 11, 1962, Pope John XXIII did something so natural that it's astonishing it was so revolutionary at the time. He came to the window of the Vatican's Apostolic Palace and spoke to thousands of candle-bearing faithful below - not in the arcane, scripted words of pontiffs past but in those of a father and pastor looking out for his flock.
Driving Under the Influence / Driver's License (DUI/CDL) Checkpoints are conducted by deputies with the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department on a regular basis.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Jodie Foster is a married woman.
LATHROP, Calif. (AP) - Electric car maker Tesla Motors is expanding its footprint in California.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Supreme Court on Wednesday rejected a plea to make it easier for victims of child pornography to collect money from people who view their images online, throwing out a nearly $3.4 million judgment in favor of a woman whose childhood rape has been widely seen on the Internet. Two dissenting justices said Congress should change the law to benefit victims.
SACRAMENTO (AP) - State senators were scheduled to receive a refresher course in ethics on Wednesday, the fallout from a series of legal cases involving Democratic lawmakers this year.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The mother of a 17-year-old honors student who was among 10 people killed in a fiery Northern California bus crash sued FedEx on Tuesday, alleging that its trucks have a history of catching fire.