WASHINGTON (AP) - The head of the U.S. Forest Service warned Tuesday of an "above average" fire season that could cost the agency more than $1 billion and require shifting funds from programs designed to prevent wildfires.
A father and his two children lost their home in a condominium fire last week, but a nearby resident is determined to set things right - with a little help from friends and neighbors.
James M. Gibson, superintendent of the financially troubled Castaic Union School District, has been placed on "paid non-disciplinary administrative leave," a member of the district board said Tuesday.
County supervisors voted this week to support a bill that would automatically register eligible residents to vote when they apply for, or renew, their driver's licenses.
An 87-year-old Granada Hills man died Tuesday after crashing his motorcycle on Interstate 5 near Pyramid Lake, the investigating California Highway Patrol officer said.
In an act of apparent road rage Tuesday, one woman pointed a gun at another woman while both drove through Valencia, a spokesman for the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station said.
Members of the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to award a contract for construction work at the Orchard Arms county housing complex in Valencia.
The United States Postal Service is looking to move the Newhall Post Office - currently located in Stevenson Ranch - back to Newhall, officials announced Tuesday.
SANTA CLARITA, Calif – California Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson has announced Saugus High School is being recognized as a California Gold Ribbon School for 2015.
LOS ANGELES (May 5, 2015) – An unparalleled list of riders is preparing to compete in the unprecedented three-day women's road race as part of the 2015 Amgen Tour of California. In addition to the invitational time trial competitors announced earlier [insert link], the 84 cyclists representing 14 teams will kick off the women's road race May 8 in South Lake Tahoe, concluding in Sacramento May 10 as the men begin their 8-day event (full team rosters attached).
LOS ANGELES (May 5, 2015) – On May 10 outside the State Capitol building in Sacramento, 144 cyclists from 18 elite professional teams will line up to begin eight days of fierce competition in the 2015 Amgen Tour of California. Only one among the field of world, national and Olympic champions will be crowned the victor at the race's conclusion in Pasadena May 17 (full roster attached).
Pastor Rafael Cruz, father of Texas Sen. Ted Cruz, inspired more than 500 people at the Higher Vision Church Monday night when he explained "what is right with America."
Van Nuys – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will close all lanes of I-405 on the following dates to install loop detectors:
Assemblyman Scott Wilk, R-Santa Clarita, announced Monday he'll be seeking re-election to the 38th Assembly District, saying his second term in office has moved him beyond the orientation phase of state politics.
While water supplies remain on the "front burner" heading into the fourth summer of an extended drought, Castaic Lake Water District officials are also eyeing a source for more electric power.
By Jim Holt
A limousine carrying a group of revellers back to Saugus following a bachelorette wine-tasting tour in Santa Ynez slammed into a second vehicle Saturday night ...
Metrolink's "smart collision avoidance system," aimed at preventing collisions like the 2008 head-on in Chatsworth that killed 25 people, is now a "go" across ...
The man who served Santa Clarita as city attorney for close to a quarter of a century has died.
Around 2:30 Monday afternoon, a trailer with a vehicle aboard being towed by a pickup truck, overturned on the SB 5 Fwy near the ...
A fire gutted an apartment garage in the 18300 block of Jakes Way in Canyon Country around 11:45 p.m. Sunday.
A man was injured and taken to the hospital Monday after he was struck by a vehicle near Acton, emergency response officials said.
A Canyon Country man was recovering Monday from a crash at Rowher Flats off-road vehicle area Friday night that killed his sister and a Lancaster ...
August 3, 2015 (Newhall, Calif.) -- The Newhall County Water District (NCWD) announced today a 34 percent water use reduction for July 2015 compared to the ...
On Monday, July 27, at the Samuel Dixon Family Health Center, Inc. (SDFHC) Annual Meeting held at the Elks Lodge in Canyon Country, Mr. Dave ...
A day-long bachelorette party wine tasting in Santa Ynez ended with the bride-to-be rushed to the hospital with several broken bones after their party limousine ...
Firefighters extinguished a brush fire near Gorman in less than 15 minutes Sunday, a Los Angeles County Fire Department spokeswoman said.
An off-roading enthusiast was injured in a crash Sunday afternoon at the Hungry Valley State Vehicular Recreational Area near Gorman, emergency response officials said.
With the resignation of former Superintendent Jim Gibson set to take effect Monday, Castaic Union School District officials say they are gearing up to launch ...