Santa Clarita has installed eight signs on traffic medians around town directing drivers to the city's two biggest sales-tax cash cows: the shopping mall and auto dealerships in Valencia.
The Saugus Union School District announced plans this week to close two elementary schools and re-draw attendance boundaries - which could possibly force students to change schools.
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TEXARKANA, Arkansas (AP) - Five young women who testified last year that evangelist Tony Alamo took them as "wives" and sexually assaulted them when they were minors are entitled to $500,000 each from his multi-million-dollar ministry, a federal judge ruled Wednesday.
U.S. District Judge Harry F. Barnes ordered restitution after a government witness said the women suffered physical and mental pain at the hands of Alamo, who is serving a 175-year prison sentence for taking the women when they were underage across state lines for sex.
Members of a local church snapped into action Wednesday to start raising support for an orphanage outside Port-au-Prince, Haiti, after the island country was rocked by an earthquake officials fear may have killed more than 100,000 people.
GENEVA (AP) - Sniffer dogs, high-energy biscuits and tons of emergency medical aid were heading to Haiti on Wednesday as governments and aid groups launched a massive relief effort for the estimated 3 million people reeling from a devastating earthquake.
Aid officials in the impoverished Caribbean nation worked to clear rubble from roads, build makeshift hospitals and remove bodies from the rubble despite transportation problems and broken phone lines.
A Newhall man is due in court today for allegedly committing sexual acts with a child under 10 last year, authorities said.
Local leaders spent Tuesday remembering Will Smith, the chief of staff for State Sen. George Runner, who died suddenly Monday. He was 41.
A sheriff's search and rescue team found a Canyon Country man in the Placerita Canyon Natural Area and Nature Center on Tuesday morning after he went missing and made apparent suicide threats, officials said.
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The Take Two Resale Shop on Main St. is housed in a building that hasn't been renovated in about 40 years.
Sheriff's detectives have recovered 35 stolen vehicles and other items during a 10-hour search operation this week in Castaic, officials said.
A sheriff's search and rescue team found a Canyon Countrymanin the Placerita Canyon Natural Area and Nature Center on Tuesday morning after he went missing and made apparent suicide threats, officials said.
California Highway Patrol officials opened a northbound Highway 14 lane that was closed for more than two hours after an Amtrak bus spilled oil this morning, authorities said.
Job seekers can meet with prospective employers today at the Santa Clarita WorkSource Center from 10 a.m. to noon, city officials said.
Sacramento – May 1, 2014 – Kicking off National Bike Month, the League of American Bicyclists has released its latest ranking of Bicycle Friendly States. In the seventh annual assessment, California achieved a #9 ranking nationally, an increase of ten ranks from last year and receiving 53.7 points out of 100.
Eighth graders at Rancho Pico Junior High School in Stevenson Ranch got an out-of-this-world lesson Wednesday during the Shuttle Simulator Project.
Special Closure Note: Through late May 2014, a temporary bypass lane will be implemented on southbound I-5 between Smokey Bear Road and one mile south of Vista Del Lago Road while crews pave the two left lanes of southbound I-5.
Winds continued to buffet the Santa Clarita Valley throughout the day Wednesday, leading to a second straight day of uprooted trees and downed limbs, Santa Clarita city officials said.
Four local schools in three Santa Clarita Valley school districts are among those that have been named as California Distinguished Schools, state officials announced Wednesday.
Three people were arrested during a home probation check at a Canyon Country residence, including one on suspicion of elder abuse, a Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station official said Wednesday.
County health officials discovered a rabid bat in the Santa Clarita Valley last month, meaning two of the three found countywide so far this year have been in the SCV.
SACRAMENTO – Yesterday Assemblyman Scott Wilk's (R- Santa Clarita) bill requiring the State Water Resources Control Board to post on their web site the external peer review studies when a regional board imposes a Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL) on a community, passed out of the Assembly Environmental Safety and Toxic Materials committee with a 7-0 vote.
The SCV Pregnancy Center (SCVPC) is excited to announce new HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus) screenings for local residents. SCVPC is a licensed medical clinic, and the first 100 residents calling for a HIV screening receive the service free.
Fire crews work to knock down a quarter-acre brush fire alongside the south-bound Interstate 5 at McBean Parkway. The No. 3 and 4 southbound lanes were shut down briefly, but reopened at about 8 p.m., a CHP official said.
The Thursdays @ Newhall series, presented by Galpin Subaru, snaps back into action this May with the third installments of Art Slam, JAM Sessions and Senses.