There was a time when many teenagers rushed out to get their driver's license upon turning 16, but that number has dropped significantly in recent years, according to state and federal statistics.
While most Santa Clarita Valley high school students will be relaxing and enjoying their holiday break this year, four Saugus High students will be practicing, marching and spending long hours preparing for the 122nd Rose Parade.
West Creek Academy students recently collected more than 300 toys, games and clothing items for the needy children of the Los Angeles County Department of Children and Family Services in Santa Clarita.
Ho, ho, ho. That should be a clue what this is about if you don't read German.
Celebrating the charitable worker bees behind the American Cancer Society's mighty mission is the foundation for its annual Volunteer Recognition and Meeting Dinner.
The punch line to an old joke about how you get to Carnegie Hall is practice, practice, practice.
Bed Bath & Beyond announced the opening of its Valencia store buybuy BABY. The infant and toddler retailer is a subsidiary of Bed Bath & Beyond. The local store is the second retail outlet opened in California.
As the winter storms come ashore and sweep through the Sierra Nevada mountain range, many people think about cozying up next to the fireplace, a warm cup of cocoa, or perhaps a powder-run at their favorite ski resort.
The city of Santa Clarita invites community members to welcome the New Year with a splash at the fifth annual Glacier Slide Polar Bear Swim, held at 9 a.m. on Jan. 1, 2011 at the city's Aquatic Center waterslide pool.
The Grace Baptist Choir and locals invited from churches and schools convened in the Westfield Valencia Town Center Shopping Mall on Sunday, Dec. 19, to perform an unannounced rendition of "Hallelujah" from George Frideric Handel's "Messiah."
The city of Santa Clarita's Arts and Events Office calls for dozens of artists to participate it its new fundraising and art awareness project, Art2Go.
A Chatsworth judge today threw out the privacy rights lawsuit brought against the city of Santa Clarita regarding its takeover of local libraries
The television and film industry seemingly never rests - even during the holiday season.
I am sick and tired of both the radical right and the radical left. Why can't we just do what's best for our community?
There she goes again. Lois Eisenberg, in her Dec. 9 letter, "Criminal Republicans get way by any means," resorts to name-calling, since she has no reasonable or even rational argument.
SEAL BEACH, Calif. (AP) - A low-lying street in the Southern California shore community of Seal Beach was inundated by rising seawater early Wednesday while authorities along the coast braced for an even bigger storm surge brought on by Hurricane Marie spinning off Mexico's Pacific coast.
WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. consumer confidence this month reached its highest point in nearly seven years, boosted by strong job gains.
I have opposed the high-speed rail project since its inception and am troubled by Gov. Jerry Brown's single-minded pursuit of it since he took office in 2011.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Government investigators found no proof that delays in care caused veterans to die at a Phoenix VA hospital, but they found widespread problems that the Veterans Affairs Department is promising to fix.
"Oops!" Gov. Rick Perry infamously uttered during the 2012 Republican primaries.
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - Mike Trout had an RBI double and Albert Pujols added a two-run single during Los Angeles' five-run fourth inning, and the Angels regained sole possession of the majors' best record with an 8-2 victory over the Miami Marlins on Tuesday night.
BALTIMORE (AP) - Jonathan Schoop singled in the go-ahead run in the sixth inning and Caleb Joseph had two RBIs as the Baltimore Orioles beat the fading Tampa Bay Rays 4-2 Tuesday night.
PHOENIX (AP) - Matt Kemp homered and the Los Angeles Dodgers scored six runs in the fourth inning, thanks in large part to two overturned out calls, to beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 9-5 on Tuesday night.
When I left work as a full-time journalist almost three years ago, I was determined to move into my new career without looking back.
August 26, 2014 (Newhall, Calif.) – This week, Newhall County Water District's 10,000 customers can expect to receive resources on California's drought directly in their homes and mailboxes. Following the adoption of its own Drought Action Plan, District officials are taking extensive education measures to ensure residents are aware of how they can help during this historic drought.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto met Tuesday with lawmakers and swapped praise with Gov. Jerry Brown, but not all legislators rolled out the welcome mat at a luncheon held on the final day of his visit to California.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Prosecutors on Tuesday charged a suspect in three Los Angeles-area weekend killings with murder in an earlier shooting.
NEW YORK (AP) - It's a time-honored rite harking back to an era of black-and-white TVs and the trio of networks whose programs they delivered: the grand unveiling of new fall fare.
LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) - Southern California coastal areas prepared Tuesday for the arrival of big and potentially damaging surf spawned by Hurricane Marie spinning off Mexico's Pacific coast.
Last week, the following Part 1 crime occurred in Zone 3 Stevenson Ranch: