The Los Angeles County Coroner's Office identified James Frances Simonet as the man who committed suicide by lying down on the railroad tracks in the path of an oncoming Metrolink train in rural Canyon Country March 31.
The next Canyon Country Advisory Committee meeting is tonight from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., in the George A. Caravalho Activity Center Banquet Room, 20880 Centre Pointe Parkway, Santa Clarita.
College of the Canyons' Career Services department hosts its third "Resume Rally" today from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. in the college's Career Center (Seco Hall, Room 103).
The Miss SCV Scholarship Pageant is out to crown the 29th Miss SCV.
Two people were arrested on April 7 after deputies found drugs and a gun in a home in the 19000 block of Drycliff Street in Canyon Country.
The Santa Clarita City Council put the brakes on a proposed change to local bicycle law Tuesday after several cyclists voiced concern.
The camp, held from April 6 to 9, was organized by 16-year-old Taylor Kozak, an offensive linebacker for the Canyon High School Cowboys.
She's given so many hours of effort and time to the Castaic Sports Complex, many there probably wouldn't guess Kim Rhoads does it for free.
It could get more expensive to dispose of waste water. If a proposed sewer assessment passes muster in late May, sewer rates will triple over the next six years.
College of the Canyons officials have tuned up their guidelines for community groups who hold events at the Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center at College of the Canyons. The modified rules provide the facility with a way to better serve the community, college officials said.
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The committee planning the 2009 American Cancer Society SCV "Relay for Life" meets 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Residence Inn in Stevenson Ranch.
A dinner to honor outstanding Regional Occupational Program (ROP) students is set for Tuesday at 6 p.m. in the multipurpose room at Rio Norte Junior High School, 28771 Rio Norte Drive, Valencia 91355.
As Congressman Howard P. "Buck" McKeon is busy reviewing a fire-safety bill introduced in the U.S. Senate recently, one of his aides is equally busy detailing the fire-fighting measures in the wilderness bill co-sponsored by the Congressman.
Hart High School's principal issued an alert to parents Friday after two female students at Placerita Junior High School in Newhall reported being approached by a male in a truck while they were walking home.
A bill that would allow some community colleges to offer four-year degrees has passed the state Legislature and is heading to the governor's desk.
College of the Canyons has unveiled a new two-part 'Skills4Success' campaign designed to publicly recognize and visually celebrate the wide range of student success stories found at the college, while also introducing new institution-wide student support strategies which COC officials believe will help revolutionize how student success is measured.
SACRAMENTO – Yesterday afternoon Governor Brown signed two bills by Assemblyman Scott Wilk, R- Santa Clarita:
This skipper butterfly shares characteristics of both moths and butterflies, with a body, wings and antennae more like the former.
The California Supreme Court has declined to review of Palmdale's California Voting Rights Act case, though officials from the Antelope Valley city say they will continue to appeal the matter.
A couple depicted in a selfie that turned up in a burglary victim's cloud database took the photo on a cellphone bought at a San Fernando swap meet, the man in the picture told Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station detectives Thursday.
A Valencia man has been ordered to stand trial on a charge he shot a woman in the eye with a BB gun during a road rage incident in May. a District Attorney's Office spokeswoman said Thursday.
More than two years after they were arrested and charged with second-degree murder for the death of a friend while they were street racing on Sand Canyon Road, two young Canyon Country men pleaded no contest Thursday to lesser charges of vehicular manslaughter.
A retired sheriff's deputy accused of illegally firing his gun after neighborhood kids played a "ding dong ditch" prank on him received a probationary sentence Thursday after pleading no contest to the misdemeanor charge against him.
Family night at the cinema is practically an American tradition, but when the movie is shown on a big inflatable screen set up on the grass of a tree-covered park, the experience takes on a whole new dimension.
A statewide school facilities bond will not be on the November ballot due to a lack of support from the governor, its sponsors said this week.
SACRAMENTO – The California Senate gave final, unanimous approval Thursday to a bill by Senator Fran Pavley (D-Agoura Hills) to protect children from domestic abusers during court proceedings and after offenders are released from prison or jail. The vote came a day after the measure was approved 78-0 by the Assembly.
Several hundred people gathered at Saugus High School Wednesday night to memorialize 17-year-old Jennifer Stift.
Sheriff's detectives investigating a residential burglary at a Santa Clarita Valley home are asking the public's help in identifying two "persons of interest" depicted in selfie photographs discovered by the victim.