The William S. Hart Union High School District filled a handful of assistant principal positions at district schools Wednesday night.
Hart district board members announced Wednesday night they will consider moving to a by-district election system for the Santa Clarita Valley's largest school district.
Two people were injured and taken to the hospital Wednesday following a two-car crash on San Francisquito Canyon Road, according to inspectors with the Los Angeles County Fire Department.
A Lancaster-area woman has been sentenced for injuring her pit bull-mix dog, causing serious injuries to its head and eyes, the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office announced Wednesday.
While beer brewed with local water may turn out a little funky due to miniscule amounts of metal, the drinking water in the Santa Clarita Valley is safe, clean and problem-free, according to a California Department of Public Health report released Wednesday.
Driving Under the Influence / Driver's License (DUI/CDL) Checkpoints are conducted by deputies with the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department on a regular basis.
June 18, 2014 – The Valley Industry Association's Education Foundation received a surge of financial support this week, when Southern California Edison presented the nonprofit organization with a check for $5,000 to support its annual Connecting to Success program. The grant check was presented by Anna Frutos-Sanchez, Edison's Local Public Affairs Region Manager (and VIA Education Foundation board member), during the June 17 VIA luncheon at the Valencia Country Club.
SACRAMENTO – Board of Equalization Member George Runner will host a telephone townhall for California's manufacturers on Tuesday, July 1 at 10:00 a.m. The free event, co-hosted by the California Manufacturers and Technology Association, will provide information on tax issues specific to the manufacturing industry, including the new manufacturing sales tax exemption that takes effect July 1, 2014.
A woman and two men have been arrested on suspicion of manufacturing "honey oil" - a potent form of hash oil - at a Canyon Country residence, a Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station official said Wednesday.
The founder and former owner of a natural supplement company was sentenced today for the attempted murder of his wife, the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office announced.
On Friday, June 13, 2014, through the early morning hours of Saturday, June 14, 2014, deputies assigned to the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station Crime Prevention Unit (CPU) along with deputies from the Crime Impact Team (CIT) and station COBRA detectives conducted a late night saturation patrol operation using patrol vehicles, deputies on bicycles, and deputies on foot patrol. The deputies deployed on the paseos, trails, and streets throughout the city of Santa Clarita. The operation began at 9:00 pm and went into the early morning hours.
The Santa Clarita WorkSource Center will host a free Skilled Trade Construction recruitment on Friday, June 26 2014 at 11:00 a.m. for 40 full-time positions immediately available with Masco Contractor Services. The event will be held at College of the Canyons in Suite 250 at the University Center, located at 26455 Rockwell Canyon Road. All attendees must arrive on or before 11:00 a.m.
LOS ANGELES - A Los Angeles Sheriff's Department Internal Affairs lieutenant testified Tuesday he ran a separate investigation that focused on an FBI agent while the FBI conducted its civil rights probe at Men's Central Jail in 2011.
The City of Santa Clarita invites residents of all ages to head over to the Santa Clarita Aquatic Center on Friday, June 20, 2014 at 8:00 a.m. and participate in an attempt to set a new record for The World's Largest Swimming Lesson™. At the free event, residentswill join thousands of kids and families across the globe in a 30-minute swim lesson that organizers hope will not only break the World Record, but teach life-saving water safety skills and spread the word that learning to swim saves lives.
The Castaic Aquatic Center has been open only a year, but already county parks officials and Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich are talking about Phase 2: an Olympic-sized pool for the Santa Clarita Valley swimming center.
Temperatures hit their highest levels yet in the Santa Clarita Valley, and a thunderstorm produced brief heavy downpours in Acton, likely touching off a lightning-caused brush fire Tuesday, as Southern California's September heat spell mixed with hurricane-driven moisture.
The Canyon Country Advisory Committee will sponsor a "meet and greet" tonight with state Sen. Pete Knight and Tony Strickland, candidates for the 25th Congressional District in November's election.
Federal and county firefighters held a brush fire to between 1/4 and 1/2 acre after it sparked Tuesday in Acton, according to officials.
SAN FERNANDO - Eric Earle, who stands accused of killing his girlfriend Karla Brada, was asked why his testimony differs sharply from that provided by sheriff's deputies, neighbors, medical experts and Brada's friends during his murder trial Tuesday.
An estimated quarter of the nation's population have struggled with a mental health problem at some point in their lives.
A potential route that would run California's bullet train through the San Gabriel Mountains, avoiding the Santa Clarita Valley, has received mixed response, officials with the state High-Speed Rail Authority said Tuesday.
The long arm of the law was long enough - and slender enough - to reach into a hot minivan Tuesday and free a dog left inside the vehicle as temperatures climbed to triple digits, a Santa Clarita Valley sheriff's spokesman said.
The Golden Valley High School Marching Band Booster Club proudly presents a benefit concert starring Grammy award winner Kenny Loggins on October 21, 2014, at 8 pm in the Golden Valley High School performing arts center.
SACRAMENTO – A legislative bill package by Senator Fran Pavley (D-Agoura Hills) and Assemblymember Roger Dickinson (D-Sacramento) to sustainably manage California's groundwater was signed into law today by Governor Jerry Brown. The three-bill package including SB 1168 (Pavley), SB 1319 (Pavley) and AB 1739 (Dickinson) will initiate groundwater sustainability planning and programs for California's most distressed groundwater basins. The bills define local responsibilities and give local agencies the authority necessary to manage groundwater sustainably and ensure no groundwater basin is in danger of being permanently damaged by overdrafting.
The city of Santa Clarita's Community Services and Arts Grants Program will once again make funds available to Santa Clarita Valley-based nonprofit organizations in 2014 and 2015. Grant applications will be released at the Grant Bidders Meeting, which will be held on Monday, September 22 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Santa Clarita Activities Center, located at 20880 Centre Pointe Parkway.
SAN FERNANDO - Nearly three years after a good Samaritan was shot and killed in front of his 7-year-old son on Halloween, the trial of three young men accused of murdering him got under way Monday with opening arguments.
A Sand Canyon woman and her son face felony charges today in relation to terrorist threats that were allegedly made by the young man Thursday, a sheriff's spokesman said.
SAN FERNANDO - Eric Earle, who stands accused of killing his girlfriend Karla Brada, took the witness stand in his own defense Monday, telling jurors Brada injured herself when she fell down stairs at their Saugus condo.
Temperatures soared to 106 degrees around the Santa Clarita Valley on Monday as National Weather Service forecasters warned of dangerously hot weather through Tuesday and a Red Flag warning for critical fire conditions.