The William S. Hart Union High School District is more than $77 million short in funds to build new schools and renovate old ones, board members have been told, and they agreed to hire a consultant to help them decide where the money should come from and how it should be spent.
Sales tax revenue declined in the city of Santa Clarita during the third quarter of 2007, city officials announced Monday.
The passenger in a vehicle that hit and killed a deer in Canyon Country says her husband, the driver, didn't see the animal, and the couple is saddened by the accident.
The Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station released additional details Monday about the deputy-involved shooting in Canyon Country on Friday night.
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Although it seemed like a deluge at times, the recent storm that rained out a Saturday night concert delivered just .17 of an inch through Sunday morning, bringing the seasonal total for the Santa Clarita Valley to 10.68 inches, Bill Hoffer of the National Weather Service said Sunday.
The pot debate is likely to heat up Tuesday when the Santa Clarita City Council will consider adopting a new ordinance that would ban medical marijuana dispensaries within the city limits.
The rain-soaked roads of the Westfield Valencia Town Center did not discourage cycling fans from lining up alongside Town Center Drive on Sunday to cheer on cyclists as they gathered at the starting line for Stage 7 of the 2008 Amgen Tour of California.
Deputies at the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station received a tip Monday afternoon that a Hispanic male fled his residence in the 19000 block of Vicci Street in Canyon Country after he allegedly used a hammer in an attempt to hit his wife and to wreck portions of his home.
A deer attempting to cross Whites Canyon Road in last October's burn area was hit and killed Sunday by an SUV driver who failed to slow down for the animal and continued driving after hitting it, according to a witness account and CHP report.
A Canyon Country man was in custody today after a deputy-involved shooting Friday night.
Louie Moreno, 20, was arrested Friday evening and charged with assault with a deadly weapon, sheriff's Sgt. Ron Price said.
HOLLYWOOD - Academy Award-winning Actress Julie Christie, who has a half century of fond movie-making memories, says she prefers playing a character who remembers as op-posed to one who forgets.
Thousands of cycling fans took part in a celebration of the bike as Amgen Tour of California made its ways through Santa Clarita on Saturday.
Between occasional raindrops, Saugus High sophomore Sara Niemietz sang "The Star Spangled Banner," the starting gun was fired, and a pack of 91 colorfully clad riders pedaled off the start line on Town Center Drive around noon Sunday to begin the final stage of the 2008 Amgen Tour of California cycle race.
Los Angeles County social workers rallied outside a county supervisor's office in El Monte on Monday, demanding the county hire more workers for the Department of Children and Family Services to relieve caseloads and provide better care.
College of the Canyons will host a free orientation next Monday for job seekers interested in the fields of aerospace and biomedical manufacturing.
SANTA CLARITA - One woman was injured and taken to the hospital this morning following a four-car crash near the Valencia post office on McBean Parkway.
Visitors to the Valencia Library last weekend were greeted with a sweet surprise: icing-topped and candy-cane-lined gingerbread houses on display for what organizers hope will become a yearly Gingerbread House Contest.
A multi-vehicle crash in Saugus Sunday morning ended with one of the vehicles flipped onto its roof.
The annual Metrolink Holiday Toy Express has been stopped in its tracks because of budget cuts.
Sheriff's Department officials called in deputies from throughout the county Sunday for the Paul Walker-Roger Rodas memorial, which drew some 6,000 to a business park in Valencia.
An estimated 6,000 people converged on Valencia Sunday for a memorial to "Fast & Furious" star Paul Walker and his friend Roger Rodas, jamming traffic around the crash site where the two men died more than a week ago.
Santa Clarita city officials are urging residents to stay away from the Rye Canyon Business Park Sunday, where potentially thousands of car enthusiasts are expected for a memorial event for actor Paul Walker and local businessman Roger Rodas.
Local residents in the north Valencia housing communities near the Paul Walker crash site are bracing for heavy traffic today as a memorial for Paul Walker and Roger Rodas gets underway from noon- 5 p.m.
Northbound lanes of Interstate 5 through the Grapevine were closed for hours Saturday after a winter snow storm blew through Southern California, dropping snow and rain in its wake.
Work has resumed on the project to add new lanes and lift Highway 126 traffic over Commerce Center Drive in Castaic, several weeks after the discovery of a number of legless lizards stymied work in the area.
A Saugus man is suing a former school board candidate over a campaign robocall he claims was illegally placed before last November's election.
The Santa Clarita Rotary Club planned to "adopt" five families from Single Mothers Outreach this year, providing their children with holiday presents, but Santa apparently had other plans.
Cold and rainy conditions did little to stem the flow of attendees to Santa Clarita's Literacy and Arts Festival at the Newhall Library on Saturday, with thousands turning out during the annual event.