California Assemblywoman Audra Strickland will address the recently passed state budget at a meeting of the Santa Clarita Valley Chapter of the California Republican Assembly on March 19.
Saugus High's literary magazine, The Centinel, has been selected to receive the Highest Award rank in the 2008 National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE) Program to Recognize Excellence in Student Literary Magazines (PRESLM).
Jill Harper, a community volunteer active with College of the Canyons and the SCV Senior Center, has died after a battle with breast cancer. She was 56.
Often throughout life we need the willing ear of a caring human being. When we're children, our listening companions are usually concerned parents and grandparents. As we age, our heartfelt tete-a-tetes are generally shared with spouses, close friends and adult children. For many seniors, though - particularly those who live alone and suffer from loneliness or depression - the presence of someone to talk to is not readily available. If you have a soft spot ...
A Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station sting operation Wednesday snagged two owners of a Canyon Country video game store accused of dealing in stolen video games and gaming systems, a sheriff's official said.
About 60 Newhall homes were evacuated Tuesday after a natural gas line broke, sending a sulfuric odor wafting through the Placerita Canyon neighborhood.
If all goes as planned, this May the Santa Clarita City Council could give final approval for its purchase of 140 acres of open space in Placerita Canyon.
March 20 is the deadline for nominations of all eligible preschool teachers for the Los Angles Universal Preschool (LAUP) Preschool Teacher of the Year Award.
Developers Tuesday unveiled plans for an ambitious "town center" for Canyon Country, a community hub where residents can catch a train, dine out, shop and just plain "hang out."
Residential burglaries and vehicle theft have spiked in the Santa Clarita Valley so far this year, a sheriff's official said Tuesday.
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Ava Bardsley remembers being obsessed with the Food Network since she was 4 years old. Her love for the television channel and its programming began when Bardsley and her family were involved in a traffic collision when she was 2. The crash left her family members in and out of the hospital, and Bardsley stayed with different family members throughout her childhood. Watching the Food Network became her favorite hobby. "I just fell in love ...
Nothing drives Newhall County Water District General Manager Steve Cole nuts more than watching sprinklers running during a rainstorm.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Talking tougher by the hour, livid Democrats confronted beleaguered insurance giant AIG with an ultimatum Tuesday: Give back $165 million in post-bailout bonuses or watch Congress tax it away with emergency legislation. Republicans declared the Democrats were hardly blameless, accusing them of standing by while the bonus deal was cemented and suggesting that Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner could and should have done more. While the White House expressed confidence in Geithner, it ...
A broken gas main forced the Los Angeles County Fire Department to shut down Placerita Canyon Road between Sierra Highway and Choke Cherry Lane today, and may force the evacuation of 10 homes.
SANTA CLARITA - About a dozen searchers combed an area of Castaic Lake's shoreline Monday pinpointed by a psychic who said she had a vision of missing teen Bryce Laspisa related to that area.
SANTA CLARITA - A former Los Angeles Police Department officer who was arrested in May for molesting two young girls in his Castaic home has pleaded no contest to two felony charges and been sentenced to three years in state prison.
A 20-year-old man who led law-enforcement officers on a chase from Palmdale through the Santa Clarita Valley and into Simi Valley last July has pleaded no contest to carjacking, a District Attorney's office spokeswoman said Monday.
A Newhall man arrested in connection with the theft of a purse from a car parked at a Santa Clarita shopping center in June pleaded no contest Monday to one count of receiving known stolen property, a spokeswoman for the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office said.
District Attorney Jackie Lacey said today that her office has completed evaluations of approximately 40 percent of the 1,078 cases filed in Los Angeles County under Proposition 36, California's recently revised Three Strikes Law.
As a trauma surgeon at Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital, Ethiopia-born Dr. Gudata Hinika saves lives daily.
When it comes to playing in the mud, leave to a kid to get it done right.
The mother of a teenage boy missing for more than a week remains heartbroken as she awaits the outcome of an autopsy performed on the body of a man found burning Wednesday, she said.
A summertime invitation to the public to choose one of two works of art for the Newhall roundabout apparently hasn't yielded quite the reception that Santa Clarita city officials had hoped.
A brush fire sandwiched between the southbound and northbound lanes of Interstate 5 burned about five acres before it was extinguished Sunday, a Los Angeles County Fire Department official said.