BioSolar Inc. of Santa Clarita reported the company's recent application for USDA's BioPreferred Product Label was approved on June 17. The company produces bio-based materials from renewable plant sources.
Christen Farley has been appointed small-business banker for the Santa Clarita Valley by Bank of America. Farley will work with business owners in the Santa Clarita Valley, including the Canyon Country and Saugus areas.
A big rig traveling southbound on Interstate 5, shortly after the Newhall Pass, jackknifed around 8 p.m., spilling oil and diesel fuel all over the freeway and snarling traffic for several hours late Wednesday night, according to the California Highway Patrol's website.
A water main ruptured in Valencia on Wednesday, sending gushing water through the intersection of McBean Parkway and Decoro Drive.
Newly graduated West Ranch High pitcher Ryan Keller and West Ranch pitcher and senior-to-be J.C. Cloney are embarking on quite an adventure.
Santa Clarita city officials said they stand by their red-light traffic camera system this week, despite the city of Los Angeles' consideration of ditching its system.
Who is drilling deep wells at the Rye Canyon facility?
Regarding the June 21 editorial by Jonathan Kraut, "It's time for a mosque to join the SCV":
Brunch is the ultimate way to gather friends and celebrate special occasions. Instead of going out, host your brunch
Bowman High School's Principal Robin Geissler and counselor Suzy Mansfield attended the recent California Department of Education Model Continuation High School Awards ceremony held in Oakland on May 7.
Four Bowman High School seniors were honored with the sixth annual ACTION Parent and Teen Support Group Program scholarships on May 22.
Rioux Park walking group
PLYMOUTH, Calif. (AP) - Firefighters in Northern California on Sunday battled a wildfire that has destroyed 10 homes and forced hundreds of evacuations in the Sierra Nevada foothills, while a fire near Yosemite National Park destroyed one home and grew significantly overnight.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Two carjackers who fled after ramming a stolen SUV into a family selling fruit for their church, killing three young siblings, were still on the run Saturday as the reward for their capture topped $100,000.
DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) - Ukrainian armed forces mounted a major onslaught against pro-Russian separatist fighters Sunday in an attempt to gain control over the area where a Malaysia Airlines plane was downed earlier this month.
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) - Israel and Hamas launched new attacks Sunday in the raging Gaza war, despite each side offering different truces to temporarily halt nearly three weeks of fighting ahead of a major Muslim holiday.
BOONE, N.C. (AP) - An American doctor infected with the deadly Ebola disease received intensive treatment Sunday in West Africa and was in stable condition, talking to his medical team and working on his computer, a spokeswoman for an aid group said.
RENO, Nev. (AP) - A small airplane with engine trouble struck a pickup truck during an emergency landing on a Nevada highway Saturday morning, authorities said.
SAN DIEGO (AP) - That guy in the Spider-Man suit you posed with at Comic-Con? It might have actually been Harry Potter.
PLYMOUTH, Calif. (AP) - A Northern California wildfire more than tripled in size Saturday, threatening vineyards and hundreds of homes, while a new blaze prompted evacuation of a community in Yosemite National Park.
DEL MAR, Calif. (AP) - Del Mar will shift two turf races scheduled for Sunday to the dirt and make other adjustments after the deaths of some horses, including two Saturday, since the summer meet began nearly two weeks ago.
One of the key research findings outlined in Keith McFarland's book "The Breakthrough Company" is that there should only be one crown worn in every organization.
It is vacation season, and many of us are facing that age-old problem: We find it hard to relax!
There are three things we know for certain - death, taxes and that residents want an independent movie theater to open in the Santa Clarita Valley.
Want to keep your kids occupied for hours? Tell them to photograph Santa Claus riding a dinosaur.
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - Efren Navarro hit his first major league homer off Justin Verlander, and Matt Shoemaker combined with two relievers on a four-hitter as the Los Angeles Angels beat the Detroit Tigers 4-0 Saturday night.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Clayton Kershaw pitched a two-hitter to win his ninth straight decision, leading the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 5-0 victory over the San Francisco Giants on Saturday night.