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.
County supervisors voted Tuesday to move forward with a contract that would provide more than $160,000 to the organization that runs the Santa Clarita Valley Senior Center, money the center will use to provide care management services, according to officials.
Santa Clarita Valley homeless shelter officials have considered a number of possible permanent locations for the shelter and are considering a bid to keep it right where it is, a board member said Tuesday.
On Sunday, May 25, 2014 a robbery was reported to Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station Deputies. The robbery occurred at 12:05 am in the area of Sierra Highway and Via Princessa. The victim reportedly was riding his bicycle on the path close to the wash area when he was surrounded by eight males. One of the males pulled out a handgun and pointed it at him. The males then stole the victim's wallet, backpack, cell phone, and credit cards. This robbery occurred just after another robbery was reported earlier that same evening, at the same location with ...
Residents are being cautioned to expect traffic delays along Lyons Avenue this summer as a wide stretch of one of the Santa Clarita Valley's most-traveled thoroughfares will be undergoing work as part of Santa Clarita's street maintenance program.
Members of the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday to award a contract for construction of an upgraded fire station in Castaic.
A picture of Alanna and Gennelle Dedek hangs near the bottom of the stairs in their parents' Canyon Country home.
Santa Clarita Valley legislators mostly split along party lines Monday in reviewing the state's new $108 billion budget for the coming fiscal year, the highest spending plan ever passed for the Golden State.
As the United States Men's National Soccer Team scored during the first minute Monday, Greg Montgomery, visiting Santa Clarita from San Antonio, Texas, on business, was at BJ's Restaurant in Valencia to watch it.
The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors is expected to vote Tuesday on an upgraded fire station for Castaic.
The prime suspect in the near-fatal stabbing of a local man 16 years ago has been added to the FBI's fugitive profile website, a spokeswoman for the Federal Bureau of Investigation said Monday.
The Music Makers PTA will present a check for $35,500 to the Newhall School District school board Tuesday night to support the district's music program.
Investigators with the Los Angeles County Coroner's Office have identified the Sun Valley man killed last week after his big rig jack-knifed on Interstate 5 near Pyramid Lake.
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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.
Musician, artist, designer, photographer, video historian - it's hard to define Bill Spilka.
For the second time in less than a week, school officials Monday alerted parents to reports of a man seen exposing himself near Newhall Elementary School.
The Castaic Lake Water Agency (CLWA) Board of Directors voted at its regular Board meeting on September 10, 2014 to adopt a formal position in support of the $7.545 billion water bond measure set for the November ballot.
The helmets only come off for the national anthem, which marks the start of the home game between the Balboa Bandits and the Topanga Maul Rats.
Castaic Lake Water Agency officials are planning to build a plant to remove perchlorate from Santa Clarita Valley groundwater in Valencia, where the contaminant has migrated and forced shut-down of one well.
The rallying cry for more than a dozen local artists Sunday was apparently: All you need is love - for The Beatles.
Detectives investigating the stabbing death of a young man in January are still waiting for the test results of DNA evidence gathered at the murder scene, a lead detective in the case said.
September is national disaster preparedness month, and Santa Clarita officials have a series of events planned to help SCV residents ready for The Big One - whether it's an earthquake, fire, storm or man-made catastrophe.