OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Donations are pouring into Oklahoma as people around the country look to help residents affected by last week's violent tornado outbreak, but charities also are receiving plenty of items they don't need - tons of used clothes, shoes and stuffed animals that take up valuable warehouse space and clog distribution networks.
In a unanimous vote, Santa Clarita City Council members voted to award a contract of up to $330,726 for auditing services over three fiscal years.
Members of the Santa Clarita City Council voted unanimously to award a $152,028 contract to purchase, install and support a new telephone system for the city's Transit Maintenance Facility.
With a unanimous vote, members of the Santa Clarita City Council approved a $229,588 contract for improvements at student crossings near three local elementary schools.
Single-family home resale prices rose more than 10 percent in the Santa Clarita Valley last month while home sales increased by 18.8 percent, officials with the Southland Regional Association of Realtors said Wednesday.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - The state Senate has unanimously passed two bills designed to better safeguard teachers and students from attacks.
(SACRAMENTO) Assemblymember Steve Fox (D-Palmdale) today announced that Assembly Bill (AB) 395, a measure allowing doctors to treat patients in residential drug and alcohol rehabilitation facilities, was approved by the State Assembly with strong bipartisan support.
JOSHUA TREE, Calif. (AP) - California Highway Patrol authorities say a crash that killed a 26-year-old woman was caused by a Marine falling asleep at the wheel of a Humvee and drifting into oncoming traffic in Joshua Tree.
Santa Clarita City Council members voted 4-0 this week to approve a $114,493 contract to repair tiles and concrete on the platform of the Via Princessa Metrolink Station in Canyon Country.
Snapshot for the week of 05/20/2013 to 05/26/2013 Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station Crime Prevention Unit This past week in Zone 7, the following Part-1 Crimes occurred: (1) Robbery, (3) Residential Burglaries, (3) Grand Thefts, (4) Shoplift and (1) Petty Theft. On Saturday, 05-25-13, a robbery occurred near the 26400 block of Carl Boyer Drive. A male suspect concealed several items on his person and attempted to walk out of the location, failing to pay ...
With the weather heating up and many residents riding bikes as a method of recreation I would like to remind you about a crime trend we have seen in the past. Last summer we saw a rise in thefts of bicycles from open garages and residential areas. We are again beginning to see an increase in thefts of bicycles in the zones surrounding Saugus. In Valencia there were six bicycles stolen last week from residential ...
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - The state Senate approved legislation Wednesday that would use California's tax policy in an attempt to pressure the Boy Scouts of America into fully accepting gay members.
NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (AP) - A young man identified by the coroner as the driver in a single-car crash that killed five teenagers did not have a valid driver's license, DMV officials said Wednesday.
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) - The massive twin-tunnel system that would carry water from the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta and its accompanying delta habitat restoration plan will cost half a billion dollars more than previously reported, according to new estimates California state water officials released Wednesday.
In celebration of the new Vasquez Rocks Interpretive Center, located at 10700 W. Escondido Canyon Road in Agua Dulce, the Vasquez Rocks Natural Area Park will hold a public open house Thursday at 11 a.m.
With everything from nationally ranked academic programs to effective career education opportunities and college placement services, Hart district students are afforded every opportunity to excel in an increasingly competitive academic environment.
Whether priorities are schools, recreation or convenience and friendly neighborhoods, home buyers are finding that Fair Oaks Ranch by Pardee Homes fills the bill.