"Schools minding their money due to budget cuts may find that integrating eco-friendly renovations will cut their costs dramatically over time."
When things get stressful for Van and Patty Pierce, they like to take a break and go for a relaxing ride around their Placerita Canyon neighborhood.
Local son Larry Gump's career has taken him to Los Angeles, jail, and back to Santa Clarita.
College of the Canyons' Community Education Department is now offering online drivers education and traffic school.
City Council candidate Maria Gutzeit picked up an endorsement from the Los Angeles County Firefighters Local 1014 this week as the countdown to the April 8 election continues.
A West Hills man in a stolen car led officers on a chase that ended in Santa Clarita Saturday.
The Castaic Lake Water Agency paid more for consultants in January than any other single expenditure outside of water received through the State Water Contract.
Santa Clarita City Councilman Frank Ferry reported to the state this week that he may have violated state law by using his campaign funds to pay for mailers supporting Mayor Bob Kellar and Parks and Recreation Commissioner Laurie Ender.
After opening on the College of the Canyons Canyon Country campus in August, Early College High School may have to merge with another Hart district school next fall due to lack of space on that campus and district budget woes.
The Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office filed an arrest warrant Thursday for a bus driver involved in a fatal crash in Stevenson Ranch earlier this year.
Santa Clarita skateboarders may still have a place to skate while the city shuts down its only skate park to build a new one.
The Hart district may have to file a qualified budget after all if an agreement cannot be reached with the Hart District Teachers Association by April 2 regarding the retroactive payment of a 2 percent raise.
Some Canyon High School students were presented with the task of running through a moving jump rope four students at a time, one group right after the other, without making a single mistake on Wednesday as part of a diversity training program called "Breaking down the Walls."
Roger Seaver, president and CEO of Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital, said Thursday that the hospital is finalizing its environmental impact report and the studies of the facility's expansion could be ready for the Santa Clarita City Council and public hearing as early as summer.
Today is the spring equinox. It is one of only two days during the year - the other being the autumnal equinox - when the amount of daylight and the amount of darkness we experience is exactly equal.
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.
Progress continues on the project to widen the McBean Parkway Bridge in Santa Clarita near the Valencia Post Office, officials said Wednesday.
Escalating U.S. Forest Service firefighting costs have forced cutbacks in other services provided by the agency, curbing recreation, maintenance and conservation efforts nationwide, says a report released Wednesday.
Reports of possible gunfire near a Newhall elementary school prompted a brief school lockdown and road closure Wednesday morning, but the all-clear was sounded within 10-15 minutes, officials said.
A vigil is planned tonight at Saugus High School for Jennifer Stift, a Saugus senior who died this week after being struck by a car.