Ever wonder what the life of a shelter dog is like? Volunteers of The Brittany Foundation, a no-kill dog rescue in Agua Dulce, will find out during a Day in Their Paws on Nov. 6 and 7.
In 1994, I had the honor of serving as chief of staff in the state Assembly.
The proposed Castaic high school site just became more extreme. It has been decided that the Romero location will have only one way into a school that sits in the path of expected brush fires.
I moved here with my family in 1996. It was a wonderful change from where we were, and the people were friendly and went out of their way to say "Good morning" or "Hello" to you.
In response to Supervisor Michael D.Antonovich's statement that the county's retirement benefits should be adjusted and/or reformed to reduce the deficit, I suggest he start with his own office, which includes a full-time driver who earns $90,000 a year, plus benefits.
Local families are invited to the city's 11th annual Halloween Fiesta, which is taking place from 4:30-7:30 p.m. at the Newhall Community Center.
Medical assistant technician Blanca Sandoval, left, takes a blood donation from Viki Gibbons, of Castaic, at Northlake Hills Elementary School in Castaic during the school's blood drive.
This week's spotlight in the SCV highlights planting trees, the statewide earthquake drill and marching bands.
SAN FRANCISCO -- The Division of Ratepayer Advocates (DRA), an independent consumer advocacy division of the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), requested on Oct. 27 that the CPUC extend price controls on basic residential telephone rates that are set to expire on Jan. 1, 2011.
U.S. HealthWorks Medical Group, a leading operator of occupational healthcare centers in the nation, announced the relocation of its Valencia clinic to a new, spacious, and more convenient location at 25733 Rye Canyon Road.
The city of Santa Clarita has closed escrow on the Rodda/Agua Dulce Partner properties, an area encompassing 243 acres east of the city limits.
Deputies from the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station are asking the public to stop by the 21st Annual Haunted Jailhouse Halloween event this Sunday and help them look for ghosts and goblins spotted in and around the station jail.
Road closures scheduled for Sunday, Nov. 7 to accommodate the Santa Clarita Marathon will be in place periodically throughout the day from 5 a.m. to 2 p.m. and detours will be provided for major closures.
The city of Santa Clarita and the Sunrise Notary Club invite Halloween trick-or-treaters to attend the 11th annual Halloween Festival at the Santa Clarita Community Center Friday, Oct. 29 from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Bakers and their sweet treats filled the room at the Valencia Country Club Saturday night to auction off their creations for the benefit of a local nonprofit.
CORONA - For weeks now, the Hart girls soccer team has likened its run through the CIF-Southern Section Division II postseason to a dream.
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - A pregnant South Carolina woman pointed to the ocean, locked the doors and rolled up the windows, telling her three children she was "trying to take them to a better place" as she drove her minivan into the surf, authorities said.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - California counties are confounding the state's court-ordered efforts to sharply reduce its inmate population by sending state prisons far more convicts than anticipated, including a record number of people with second felony convictions.
Last week, the following Part 1 crimes occurred in Canyon Country East: (1) Grand Theft Auto (1) Assault with a Deadly Weapon (2) Residential Burglaries (1) Vehicle Burglary (1) There were two residential burglaries reported in Zone 8 last week.
Zone 5-Valencia had fifteen Part-1 Crimes reported during the past week. The criminal incidents included an assault with a deadly weapon, grand theft, and numerous shoplifting from various businesses.
FAIR OAKS, Ind. (AP) - Pigs cluster around a food stall like Black Friday shoppers waiting for the store to open. One pushes impatiently against the locked door with her snout, waiting for the sow inside to finish eating so she can take her turn.
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) - Malaysia intelligence agencies are investigating how up to four passengers with suspect identities were able to board the missing Boeing 777 jet, the government said, as planes and ships from across Asia resumed the hunt Sunday for the plane.
SEVASTOPOL, Ukraine (AP) - Dozens of military trucks transporting heavily armed soldiers rumbled over Crimea's rutted roads Saturday as Russia reinforced its armed presence on the disputed peninsula in the Black Sea. Moscow's foreign minister ruled out any dialogue with Ukraine's new authorities, whom he dismissed as the puppets of extremists.
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) - A veteran Los Angeles police officer was killed and his rookie partner was critically injured Friday when their patrol car collided with a big rig on a residential street. The truck driver also was injured.
FORT BRAGG, N.C. (AP) - An Army captain at the center of a sexual assault case that has scandalized the U.S. military testified Friday that a general twice forced her to perform oral sex on him during their three-year, illicit affair.
SAN DIEGO (AP) - A California state lawmaker wants to ban SeaWorld from using killer whales in its San Diego shows.
ENGLEWOOD, N.J. (AP) - Sheila MacRae, a veteran stage, film and TV performer best known for playing Alice Kramden in the 1960s re-creation of "The Honeymooners," has died. She was 92.
Hanging more than 2,000 feet in the air, Stephen Wampler was exhausted, physically and emotionally. He considered giving up his goal of climbing to the top of El Capitan, the largest granite monolith in the world located in the famed Yosemite Valley.
There wasn't much The Master's College couldn't do in its 73-52 rout of defending national champion Westmont in the semifinal of the Golden State Athletic Conference Tournament.