The Citizens Advisory Group will hold a public meeting on Wednesday, July 7 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., to discuss the cleanup of Whittaker-Bermite, a 996-acre contaminated site located in the middle of the city of Santa Clarita.
LOS ANGELES COUNTY - Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich urges Los Angeles County citizens to refrain from using dangerous fireworks when celebrating the Fourth of July holiday.
The city of Santa Clarita recorded a 264-acre open space parcel Thursday, dedicated by Pardee Homes to the city of Santa Clarita, as part of their Fair Oaks development located in unincorporated Los Angeles County.
More than a dozen deputies from the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station conducted a second-hand dealer compliance assurance operation throughout Santa Clarita this week.
Johannesburg (AP) - The World Cup was treated to its final two games too early. For drama and intensity, the spectacle of the Netherlands stunning and bullying Brazil will be hard to outdo at this tournament. The five-time champions are soccer giants, but this time, their 2-1 loss didn't feel like a massive shock. Kaka and his friends mistakenly thought they could lift the heavy gold statue without the beautiful game that made Pele and ...
Tonight, Friday, July 2 at the Lexus of Valencia Jazz & Blues Concert Series, a special tribute will take place to honor our military and specifically, the most recent local fallen soldiers from our community: Jake Suter and Ian Gelig.
Tony Newhall (second from right) presents a $50,000 grant check to COC Chancellor Dr. Dianne G. Van Hook (second from left), COC Foundation President Jill Mellady (far left) and Murray Wood (far right), the Foundation's chief development officer.
More than 11,000 marijuana plants with an estimated street value of $22 million were found in Angeles National Forest near Santa Clarita on Thursday, officials said.
Sheriff's deputies arrested a Canyon Country man Thursday night after finding $50,000-worth of narcotics in his home, culminating a six-month investigation led by Detective John Skikas, officials said.
The city of Santa Clarita is inviting residents to add their names to an interest list for the next round of home loans through the FirstHOME Program.
For most of human history, the life of children was tough, an almost daily stream of sharp elbows, bullies, getting knocked down, getting smacked and hearing harsh words from overworked parents.
In just a short time, West Ranch has become competitive in nearly every sport. Girls volleyball and girls tennis both took strides in beating Valencia for the first time in their programs' histories. The girls tennis team even won a share of the league title. The girls cross country team advanced to the first state meet in program history, while the track and field program sent its first athlete to the state meet. The football ...
A microcosm of what is occurring in national politics could be seen by observing the June 22 Santa Clarita City Council meeting. I refer to the "yes" vote for a large increase in the (non-political action committee) campaign donations to a $1,000 cap for our local political candidates.
Why should we have to pay outrageously expensive sewer bills for a treatment facility that really shouldn't be our responsibility in the first place? Since a high percentage of the salt is introduced by users upstream from us, shouldn't they also be made to pay their fare share?
According to a 2007 statistic, about 37 percent of U.S. households owned a dog. More specifically, that is about 43,021,000 households in the United States that owned an average of 1.7 dogs. With so many dogs residing in the U.S., dog attacks are not uncommon. But what happens when a dog attacks and bites a person? How does the law treat dog-bite cases?
Santa Clarita city officials are urging residents to stay away from the Rye Canyon Business Park Sunday, where potentially thousands of car enthusiasts are expected for a memorial event for actor Paul Walker and local businessman Roger Rodas.
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Rain, snow, sleet and freezing rain began to glaze most of the Mid-Atlantic on Sunday, with officials urging people to stay off the roads, as North Texas and other states shook off the early remnants of the powerful storm.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Happy or sad? Content or bored? And how many times did you smile yesterday? A panel of experts thinks Uncle Sam should be more in touch with our feelings.
Local residents in the north Valencia housing communities near the Paul Walker crash site are bracing for heavy traffic today as a memorial for Paul Walker and Roger Rodas gets underway from noon- 5 p.m.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The California health exchange says it's been giving the names of tens of thousands of consumers to insurance agents without their permission or knowledge in an effort to hit deadlines for coverage.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - A magnitude-4.5 earthquake in central Oklahoma shook residents Saturday, just weeks after the two-year anniversary of the strongest earthquake ever recorded in the Sooner state, and was followed by two smaller temblors later in the day.
Please let Meghan Blair know how much I applaud and support her for discussing the stigma of depression and Bipolar conditions in Our Community on Dec. 1, 2013.
Bullying is an increasing problem that affects the lives of students every day. This can happen anywhere from school to the online growing social media. When a person is bullied it affects their everyday life.
Cal Poly went big - 32 students strong - at the recent Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing. The world's largest gathering of women in technology, the conference challenged attendees to "Think Big, Drive Forward."
The Stevenson Ranch Neighborhood Watch group met Nov. 19 with members of the community and several law enforcement experts including Tim West, retired lieutenant for the Beverly Hills Police Department and resident of Stevenson Ranch.
On a recent morning my son Zachary was watching a news story about the struggles of a homeless family.
It's been two months now since we launched Our Community and the stories Santa Clarita Valley residents have shared with us have exceeded our expectations.
The Santa Clarita Rotary Club planned to "adopt" five families from Single Mothers Outreach this year, providing their children with holiday presents, but Santa apparently had other plans.
CLEVELAND (AP) - Cavaliers coach Mike Brown delivered a simple message for Kyrie Irving after the All-Star point guard had the first scoreless game of his career Friday night: forget about it.