Newsweek/The Daily Beast has ranked California Institute of the Arts in Valencia as the No. 1 art school in the country, according to the list released this week.
The Santa Clarita Valley Committee on Aging has named Rachelle Dardeau as the new executive director of the SCV Senior Center.
Angeles National Forest officials will increase the fire-danger level from "high" to "very high" on Thursday to remind the public that fire-risk conditions are rising with hotter weather and drier local vegetation.
After a decade of planning and growth, Trinity Classical Academy leaders have achieved their goal of becoming a K-12 private Christian school.
'Engaged Observers: Student Perspectives'
Don Fleming has been appointed co-chairman of the Santa Clarita Valley Economic Development Corp. Fleming had been serving on the SCVEDC's executive committee as vice-chair.
Seeking a way to join forces in support of businesses, the leaders of three local business organizations met, forming a loose coalition to showcase local business and explore issues facing local companies.
Mayor Marsha McLean, second from left, signs a check representing Santa Clarita's contribution of $611,080 to the SCV Committee on Aging.
We may simply be experiencing something like the perfect storm of life.
Many of you know me. I'm the one who regularly fights against the status quo.
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Warm weather is synonymous with trips to the beach, baseball games and summer vacations. While enjoying these outings, you may find yourself tempted by hot dogs, ice cream and other summer indulgences.
An eighth rabid bat was found in the Santa Clarita Valley this year, a county Health Department official said Tuesday.
A grass fire near the Newhall Pass charred half an acre Tuesday afternoon.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Another prominent Republican gathering, more evidence of the dueling legacies of President Ronald Reagan overhanging the party as it tries to widen its reach and avoid extending its presidential losing streak in 2016.
HONOLULU (AP) - Before Apollo astronauts went to the moon, they went to Hawaii to train on the Big Island's lunar landscapes.
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College graduation marks the end of a wondrous chapter and the beginning of a new life. College was a time for friends, late night cram sessions and homework. However, once you have that degree, the quest for a "grown-up" job begins and in this economy, that can be challenging.
NEW YORK (AP) - A new arena version of "Jesus Christ Superstar" starring punk legend John "Johnny Rotten" Lydon and Michelle Williams of Destiny's Child has abruptly canceled its 54-city tour just days before its launch in New Orleans.
New rules issued by CIF State will limit practice time across the board for high school athletics, but local coaches don't expect much of an impact going forward.
FRAIJANES, Guatemala (AP) - For years, Hernan Argueta's small plot of coffee plants seemed immune to the fungus spreading elsewhere in Central America. The airborne disease that strikes coffee plants, flecking their leaves with spots and causing them to wither and fall off, failed to do much damage in the cooler elevations of Guatemala's mountains.
ISLAMABAD (AP) - Taliban fighters attacked several Pakistani military posts along the Afghan border Saturday, sparking an hourslong gun battle that included Pakistan launching airstrikes into Afghanistan, authorities said. Pakistan said soldiers killed 16 militants, while Afghan officials said the airstrikes killed five civilians.
A $40 million settlement has been completed that will pay college football and basketball players dating to 2003 for the use of their likenesses in NCAA-branded videogames.
VERO BEACH, Fla. (AP) - The American man who launched a suicide bombing against Syrian government troops grew up in Central Florida and attended several colleges in the state before dropping out and moving abroad.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - California voters are alarmed by a string of corruption scandals in Sacramento, but most feel any wrongdoing is not widespread, a poll indicated Saturday.
DUBLIN, Ohio (AP) - Hall of Fame golfer Phil Mickelson confirms that FBI agents investigating insider trading approached him after a round at the Memorial tournament. He says he is cooperating and has done nothing wrong.
Nearly 300 schoolgirls abducted in Nigeria. A pregnant Pakistani woman stoned to death by her family for marrying the man she loved. Widespread rape in many war zones. And in California, a murderous rampage by a disturbed young man who had depicted sorority members as a prime target.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The only American soldier held prisoner in Afghanistan has been freed by the Taliban in exchange for the release of five Afghan detainees from the U.S. prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, Obama administration officials said Saturday.
Sport Chalet Valencia will host a free fishing seminar led by fishing professionals this upcoming Tuesday.