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Kern County Sheriff's officials hope toxicology results will reveal how an 18-year-old Valencia High School student died this week, officials said Wednesday.
For the first time ever, West Ranch High School's dance team received first-place awards for its Intermediate, Officers, Character and Small Jazz dances during its five-week-long competition season.
Stevenson Ranch Elementary School fourth-grader Cole Costello recently won first place in the Newhall School District Spelling Bee. A couple of weeks earlier, Cole competed against fourth-, fifth-, sixth-, seventh- and eighth-graders in the Scripps Regional Spelling Bee, when he tied for fourth place. His next competition is today. Cole will be competing in the Los Angeles County Spelling Bee.
Girls, are you in need of a prom dress? Well, you're in luck, because Canyon High School's National Honor Society has an ongoing, student-run project called Operation Cinderella.
A man was arrested Sunday night after he allegedly struggled with gas-station workers while trying to make off with beer, officials said Tuesday.
Local nonprofit leaders can sign up for College of the Canyons' seventh annual Meet the Grant Makers fundraising seminar and panel discussion April 6. The presentation from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. will include representatives from various foundations speaking about grant proposals and funding requests.
Cyclists of Santa Clarita Valley are tuning up their bikes and getting back in shape in preparation for the largest local cycling event of the year: the third annual Santa Clarita Century Ride & Family Fun Event.
Rioux Park walking group
"Are children's rights protected in the United States?"
County supervisors approved a motion supporting state legislation that would require cities to gain voter approval before withdrawing from a county library system during their meeting Tuesday.
The proposal from state and federal legislators to scale back future pensions, wages and entitlement for government employees would certainly posses more credibility if it also applied in these same matters for the legislators.
Spring is full of celebrations and rich traditions that bring the family around the table for special meals. A savory leg of lamb or a dish with succulent lamb loin chops is a delicious way to enjoy a flavorful meal, no matter the occasion.
The body of a man believed to be a transient was found in a Canyon Country ravine Tuesday, Sgt. Derrick Ballentine of the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station said.
Spring can and should be viewed as a time of renewal and growth. As the winter of our economic recession slowly melts away, organizations that have weathered the storm should focus on developing a plan that is both strategic and agile.
We all know that perception often influences our decisions, yet we catch ourselves and become reminded that what we perceive isn't always what's really going on. With the constant barrage of information available in today's 24/7 world, it's important to not get caught up in the day-to-day market volatility and news headlines. That daily hype doesn't always dovetail with what Wells Fargo Advisors top strategists are observing in the financial marketplace.
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.