Hart district's 90 administrators will be taking a $13,500 cap for health benefits and a shorter work year as a way to help solve the district's projected $27 million budget deficit, district officials said Friday.
Because of a quirk in California law, some residents who might normally rock the vote are instead being rocked to sleep by a dizzying succession of elections, according to a county official.
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Homicide detectives from the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department are investigating the death of a man who was found set ablaze early Saturday morning in the area of the Interstate-5 and Templin Highway near the Angeles National Forest.
Five burglary suspects were nabbed in two separate Canyon Country break-ins within just a few hours Friday, including one in Fair Oaks Ranch.
For 24 hours starting this morning, the cancer warriors of the Santa Clarita Valley will walk in remembrance, in celebration of life and in survivorship during the 10th annual Santa Clarita Valley Relay for Life.
Film legend Harry "Dobe" Carey Jr. will return to his old family ranch at Tesoro Adobe Historic Park in Valencia today for the first time since the park's dedication in 2005, said Albert Ewing, a recreation services leader for Los Angeles County Parks and Recreation.
The Beverly Hills Bar Association (BHBA), in association with the Beverly Hills Bar Foundation and the Law Guild of Beverly Hills, will honor the justices of the California Supreme Court at lunch Tuesday at the Beverly Hills Hotel. All seven state Supreme Court justices are slated to attend. Tickets to the Beverly Hills Bar Association's 55th Annual Supreme Court Luncheon are $130 per person.
A motorcyclist between the ages of 25 and 30 died Friday afternoon in crash on Sand Canyon Road near state Route 14, sheriff's deputies said. The man's motorcycle collided with a passenger car about 4:30 p.m., gravely injuring the motorcyclist.
High school graduations are a time of reflection for more than just the graduates themselves. The parents and family members of the graduates also take time to reflect, as was the case at West Ranch High School's graduation Friday.
Two documents, each of them vital to the future of the Santa Clarita Valley's Westside unincorporated communities, are expected to be ready just in time for June public information meetings, according to officials.
A proposal by Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger to eliminate new Cal Grants to undergraduate college students is facing criticism from local colleges.
Mommy gets special treatment
Ambulances transported a 54-year-old Northridge man to the hospital Tuesday after he rolled his car off southbound Interstate 5 just north of the McBean Parkway.
The students and staff of Early College High School gave a final farewell to their school Friday during a closing ceremony that highlighted the achievements of 134 freshmen and sophomores during the school's short, two-year history.
Chiquita Canyon, an innovative local business that is also home to a 9.2 megawatt clean energy facility, and the California Institute of the Arts (CalArts) celebrated their third annual Found Art Scholarship Program and announced the recipients of more than $8,000 in scholarship monies. The announcement – which was made at a gallery reception featuring more than a dozen artwork submissions – marks the third year of the highly successful art recognition program, which honors local art students.
Western wear took center stage during the Cowboy Couture Fashion Show held at The REP in Old Town Newhall Thursday night.
After six months of crunching numbers, writing grant proposals and negotiating with state agencies, Santa Clarita Valley Sanitation District officials have released a proposed rate increase for local residents to foot the bill for removing salt from wastewater dumped into the Santa Clara River.
The Powerhouse Fire that scorched dozens of homes and charred more than 30,000 acres last summer got its name from the fact that it started near one of the powerhouses run by the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power in the Angeles National Forest.
Santa Clarita City Council members voted this week to support a bill from Santa Clarita Valley Assemblyman Scott Wilk that would inject an additional level of scientific review into the laws that govern pollution limitations in discharged water.
Deputies from the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station sought the public's assistance Thursday in identifying a woman believed to be involved in a wallet theft from a Valencia store.
Hundreds of job-searchers attended Wednesday's Job & Career Fair at College of the Canyons, where more than 60 firms and agencies provided information about careers and accepted resumes.
A discussion about term limits for Santa Clarita City Council members nearly made it to the agenda for the council's next meeting.
Members of the William S. Hart Union High School District board voted Wednesday night to tab two current junior high school principals to lead Valencia High School and West Ranch High School, beginning this summer.
Nissan of Valencia gave away more than $21,800 in gifts - ranging from scholarships to a 2014 Nissan Versa sedan - during its annual Nissan Car Giveaway this week for local Hart district 11th- and 12th-graders.