WASHINGTON (AP) - Congress has voted to set aside more than 2 million acres in nine states as protected wilderness - from California's Sierra Nevada mountains to the Jefferson National Forest in Virginia.
The legislation, which opponents, mostly Republicans, called a "land grab" that would block energy development on vast swaths of federal land, is on its way to President Barack Obama for his likely signature.
The Santa Clarita Valley Historical Society screens the Fab Four in their 1964 smash hit comedy "A Hard Day's Night" on Saturday, April 4. Gates open at 6 p.m. and the film rolls at dusk.
The city of Santa Clarita will host a free Enterprise Zone Breakfast today from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. at the Santa Clarita City Council Chambers.
Students from California Institute of the Arts will participate in an art exhibit entitled "Jeunes Talents," hosted by Maison de la France and showcasing photography from the students' recent trip to France.
The 2009 Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce Expo is slated for Friday and Saturday, Oct. 9 and 10, at the Santa Clarita Sports Complex, 20880 Centre Pointe Pkwy., Canyon Country 91351.
Players in the city of Santa Clarita's Youth Basketball Program competed in the winter league championships at Hart High School on March 14.
Jose Cruz's funeral is scheduled for today at 9 a.m. at the San Fernando Mission, according to a Canyon High School official.
A woman driving a black Jeep Cherokee collided with a fire hydrant Tuesday at the intersection of Newhall Avenue and 8th street, sending a geyser of water shooting hundreds of feet into the air for more than 30 minutes.
A mid-day attempted burglary and the vandalized front door of a Canyon Country home put residents on the lookout Tuesday, according to a homeowner in the area.
Mission View Public School plans to add a kindergarten through sixth-grade home-study program and establish a permanent learning center as a way to meet the needs of home-study families in the Santa Clarita Valley, a school official said Tuesday.
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With little discussion Tuesday night, the City Council extended Santa Clarita's power to use eminent domain for another 12 years.
A construction project to add traffic roundabouts on both sides of Interstate 5 at the Hasley Canyon exit is a joint project of the California Department of Transportation and the Los Angeles County Department of Public Works.
LOS ANGELES - A proposed development that would uproot 162 oak trees for family and senior housing, which has drawn the ire of nearby residents, is one giant step closer to becoming a reality.
A man nearly killed 16 years ago when he was viciously stabbed in his Newhall home called a local sheriff's lieutenant recently with a simple message for investigators, said Deputy Josh Dubin.
A pair of checkpoints to screen for drivers who may be under the influence of drugs or alcohol or driving without a license netted 18 arrests, according to the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station.
Santa Clarita Valley residents have a number of options for remembrance and recreation this Memorial Day.
A boy approaches Mary Ann Fragodt at Hart High School's annual Art Show on Thursday and asks if she is the art teacher.
Deputies responding to a call of a disturbance at an apartment complex on Sundowner Way in Santa Clarita Friday evening scuffled briefly with a suspect before taking him into custody, sheriff's officials said.
With an increase in the number of homes sold in April, and rising median prices, Santa Clarita is outperforming other regions, according to the Southland Regional Association of Realtors CEO Jim Link.
Students at Golden Valley High School got a somber reminder Friday to celebrate safely this year, as officials from the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station spoke at the school as part of White Ribbon Week and the Drive Safe campaign.
A Santa Clarita woman is celebrating her 100th birthday.
Saugus Union School District Board of Education Member Douglas (Doug) Bryce has announced that he will be resigning his position as a Board Member. Mr. Bryce has accepted a new job in the San Diego area and will be relocating to the San Diego area. In his new position, he will be working from home in Santa Clarita until he is able to sell his home in order to relocate to San Diego, at which point he will submit his official resignation from his Board of Trustees position.
A judge on Friday ordered that a serial rapist be released to live in a Los Angeles County community in spite of a host of vocal protests.
Thousands of viewers watched April 25 as KTLA Early Edition news anchor and Stevenson Ranch resident Chris Schauble wept into the shoulder of his birth mother, her hand gently hovering over his head as she whispered in his ear.