Four years ago, when sheriff's, city and school officials realized the extent of heroin use among Santa Clarita teens, they launched a number of far-reaching initiatives to tackle the problem.
After being attacked twice within the span of a month while walking home, Canyon Country resident Barbara Kritzberg says she'll be prepared in case it happens again.
California lawmakers and Gov. Jerry Brown said Wednesday they have reached a deal that would offer $330 million a year in tax credits for Hollywood film productions over five years.
After allegedly arranging to meet a teen in Santa Clarita for sex, a 44-year-old Anaheim man was instead greeted by Special Victims Bureau investigators, who arrested him on suspicion of having an illegal yearlong relationship with the alleged victim, an investigator said Wednesday.
A 45-year-old "walk-on" soccer coach at West Ranch High School was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence, Hart district officials confirmed Wednesday.
On August 17, 2014, deputies assigned to the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station responded to a residence located within the unincorporated area of Santa Clarita (Westridge / Valencia). The victim reported she was contacted by her credit card company regarding a suspicious transaction. Deputies began the investigation and contacted station detectives.
Two Santa Clarita hotels, Holiday Inn Express and the Best Western sitting side-by-side off the I-5 freeway at Magic Mountain Parkway, have been sold for $21 million.
California community college system officials outlined lofty goals Wednesday to markedly increase the number of students who successfully complete a community college program.
College of the Canyons graduate Jessie Warme has been named a recipient of the 2014 Phi Theta Kappa Hites Transfer Scholarship, joining a select group of just 10 community college students from across the nation to receive this prestigious award.
A 20-year-old gang member from Canyon Country who was charged with attempted murder for stabbing a man in 2013 has pleaded no contest to a lesser charge and sentenced to seven years in prison, a prosecution spokesman said Wednesday.
Continuity was the name of the game this week as Santa Clarita City Council members largely elected to appoint familiar faces to sit on a selection of city commissions.
After being hit by a car on Bouquet Canyon Road, the Saugus butterfly sculpture - the object of both criticism and admiration - is due to make a triumphant return in September, according to a Santa Clarita city official.
The City of Santa Clarita will host three public comment meetings to discuss draft updates to Santa Clarita Municipal Code 6.02, which pertains to Manufactured Home Park Rent Adjustment Procedures. The meetings are open to all mobile home park residents, park owners, park managers, and the general public. Meetings will be hosted by City staff on September 2, 3 and 4, 2014 at convenient locations around Santa Clarita.
Ahead of the upcoming SCV high school football season, Saugus nabbed a victory - by winning the 5th annual SCV Burrito Bowl.
Santa Clarita City Council members voted Tuesday night to once again deck Newhall come holiday time.
Lights, rides, thrills and even snow are all on tap for Six Flags Magic Mountain this holiday season as the park unveils its new "Holiday in the Park" event, park officials said Tuesday.
Santa Clarita City Council members voted unanimously Tuesday night to contribute $3 million to go toward construction of a new Santa Clarita Valley Senior Center.
In observance of the Thanksgiving holiday, there will be no construction closures for this project from Wednesday, November 26, at 6 a.m. to Sunday, November 30, at 11:59 p.m.
Santa Clarita, CA, November 25, 2014– Home Care Services Santa Clarita, known for its premier in-home health care, now offers Santa Clarita seniors, and other individuals who need care services, greater independence through the company's new Ride Assist program, a flexible, personalized transportation service.
The cost of reducing chloride in the Santa Clara River got a little cheaper Tuesday as state officials announced they were awarding a substantial grant to Santa Clarita Valley's water wholesaler.
The College of the Canyons student-led Social Issues Forum Club will host a presentation on sexual assault prevention, with students, staff and community members of all ages invited to attend.
A woman crossing a Newhall parking lot on her three-wheel scooter was hit by a vehicle Tuesday and taken to Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital, Santa Clarita Valley emergency response crews said.
Santa Clarita Valley robbery detectives say they're seeing a new criminal practice emerging - thanks to the power thieves have to communicate instantly and widely through texting.
While crime in the city of Santa Clarita dropped last year, the number of crimes reported in the unincorporated areas of the Santa Clarita Valley went up, according to local sheriff's statistics.
Sulphur Springs School District officials have selected a Ventura County educator with experience in Common Core and next-generation science standards to replace the district's longtime superintendent.
For more than 20 cold and hungry homeless people, the doors swung open Monday to food, shelter and a place to stay as the Santa Clarita Valley's homeless shelter officially opened.
An Albuquerque woman arrested on suspicion of burglary for allegedly breaking into a Valencia home is blamed for two other residential break-ins, a Santa Clarita Valley sheriff's official said Monday.
The National Weather Service has issued a Red Flag Warning through Wednesday in the Santa Clarita Valley, warning of high fire danger in the area.
Sales of homes in which owners have equity hit a nearly two-year high of 92.5 percent in the Santa Clarita Valley during October, reported the Southland Regional Association of Realtors on Monday.
A motorist pursued for suspicion of reckless driving sped through the Santa Clarita Valley on Monday and through several Southern California cities until he was surrounded on a Culver City rooftop and surrendered.