LANCASTER - Opening statements began Thursday in the rape trial of a convicted murderer whom prosecutors labeled a "serial predator" and defense attorneys described as someone who had a "one-night stand."
Travis Marton's friends and family remember a young man who was a dedicated scholar with a keen eye for science, who loved the outdoors, and who was driven to help those around him.
Two California Institute of the Arts graduates are in a run for the Best Animated Feature Film Oscar, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences officials announced Thursday.
Valencia's resident eyesore came tumbling down Thursday as workers reduced the buildings and structures that used to house The Greens in Valencia to a pile of rubble.
The reported sound of gunfire from inside the Santa Clarita River wash east of Sand Canyon on Thursday sent deputies to the area to investigate, but no one was found, a lieutenant with the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station said.
The crime rate in the Santa Clarita Valley dropped in 2014 compared to the number of crimes reported in 2013, according to preliminary statistics released this week by the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.
About 50 residents turned out Wednesday night to share their thoughts on the future of Old Orchard Park during a public workshop.
The Santa Clarita City Council voted this week to move forward with a plan to guide future development in the commercial heart of Canyon Country.
The 12 days of Christmas have come and gone, and some Santa Clarita residents are angry their Christmas trees dropped at the curb for disposal aren't gone, too.
A woman and two men, all from Bakersfield, were arrested this week on drug charges in an ongoing investigation, a Santa Clarita Valley sheriff's detective said Wednesday.
A Corvette driver was taken to the hospital Wednesday after his car and a utility truck collided on Highway 14 in Canyon Country, a Fire Department official said.
High school football players, kids on mountain bikes, cheerleaders dropped by cheer "pyramid" colleagues and others who suffer head injuries have mobilized local doctors to reconsider the way they deal with teen head injuries.
Gorman - The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) plans to implement the closures listed below during the week of January 20-23, 2015, as part of a pavement improvement project on the Golden State Freeway (I-5) between Vista Del Lago Road and the Kern County line. More information about the project is here.
Santa Clarita's annual celebration of the Old West hitches its reins to a different post this year, but city officials assure visitors that despite the change in venue, they can expect to see the same entertainment and attractions at the city's Cowboy Festival.
A proposed development that would bring hundreds of residential units and more than 100,000 square feet of commercial space to Canyon Country received a small go-ahead Tuesday night from the Santa Clarita City Council.
When it comes to saving water, Santa Clarita Valley is doing an average job, according to a recent assessment by state water regulators who set conservation targets for water distributors.
With more than a dozen major developments in the works or planned for the Santa Clarita Valley's east side, traffic is a major concern for area residents, who say they already find roadways choked with other vehicles on the way to work or during weekend errand-running.
An upper-level low pressure system could bring April showers to the Santa Clarita Valley this week and is expected to drive down the near-summertime high temperatures enjoyed by pool-goers these last few weeks.
Burglars that looted a vape store in Stevenson Ranch a week ago detonated a smoke grenade inside the store in an effort to obscure video camera surveillance of the crime, the store's owner said.
The NorthLake Homeowners Association held a fundraiser Sunday for three neighborhood families with members coping with cancer.
A California appeals court ruled Monday that an Orange County water district's tiered water rates are unconstitutional.
Local sheriff's deputies Monday were looking for an individual suspected of setting a small brush fire in Canyon Country on Sunday and seen starting a second one near it, a spokesman for the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station said.
April 20, Valencia, CA-The Sharon Disney Lund School of Dance at CalArts and the Evelyn Sharp Foundation have commissioned three nationally recognized artists and companies to participate in the second annual Evelyn Sharp/CalArts Summer Choreographic Residency. Beginning on May 18, New York-based Pam Tanowitz Dance and CalArts faculty members Julie Bour and Colin Connor will convene, at the Institute's Valencia campus for the two-week residency dedicated to creating new work.
Editor's note: Corrects that residents will not be invited to "weigh in" on selection of drought-tolerant plants.
Editor's note: Lanes re-opened before schedule.
Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station Needs Your Help In Identfying A Man Wanted For Questioning.
At least half a dozen people were injured and taken to the hospital this morning following an eight-vehicle pileup in the southbound lanes of Highway 14 near Soledad Canyon Road.
It was a short, swift race for hundreds of men, women, children and man's best friend Sunday, but the money raised goes a long way to dress needy kids for school.
One of two men killed in a single-car crash on Bouquet Canyon Road Saturday morning has been identified as a 69-year-old resident of Porter Ranch, a coroner's official said.
Editor's note: Corrects that collision was in Saugus.