UPDATED 8:30 p.m.: A male pedestrian standing on the railroad tracks was struck and killed by a Metrolink train at approximately 6:05 p.m. today, according to sheriff's officials. Deputies are interviewing some of the 240 passengers aboard the five-car train, which remains stopped in an isolated area of Canyon Country about 100 feet north of the railroad overpass at Oak Springs Canyon Road, about half a mile north of Sand Canyon Road. The man was struck on the ...
A man robbed Art's Liquor Store at gunpoint today, fleeing with the clerk wallet and money from the register, a sheriff's official said.
The Valencia High School varsity dance team won three national titles, including the National Sweepstakes Award, during competition last weekend at the Anaheim Convention Center.
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Hart High School cheerleaders brought home top honors from the USA Nationals High School Spirit Competition held over the weekend at the Anaheim Convention Center. The junior varsity cheer squad took third place place in the Large Junior Varsity Show Cheer Intermediate Division and the varsity squad won for the Large Varsity Show Cheer Advanced Division.
Tobacco users face a double hit as a 1 percent state sales-tax increase and the single largest federal tobacco tax hike both take effect Wednesday.
Mushroom dealer David Dunnell pleaded guilty to felony possession of hallucinogenic drugs and was sentenced to 90 days in county jail in Santa Clarita Superior Court Monday.
When you motor up the driveway to Blum Ranch, the frenetic pace of Santa Clarita seems a world away.
The William S. Hart Union High School District board will decide Wednesday whether to green-light a $10.5 million modernization project at Sierra Vista Junior High School.
It's official. With the stroke of a pen, President Barack Obama signed into law Monday a sweeping bill protecting more than 2 million acres of American wilderness.
Santa Clarita Valley sheriff's deputies are looking for witnesses to a Friday night traffic collision that sent a pedestrian to the hospital in critical condition.
While College of the Canyons has seen plenty of massive construction of late, it's also made several improvements to its Student Center, a college administrator said.
Dalpho Brazil still clings to the sweater her daughter Betty Brazil bought in 1961. "I usually wear it for church and family reunions," Dalpho said, as she clutched the heirloom close. The blue sweater is one of the few physical things Dalpho has left of her daughter Betty, who was killed Sept. 2, 1966, in the parking lot of Bob's Big Boy in Lakewood. Betty Brazil was 21 years old. Her death was initially deemed ...
College of the Canyons student Beverly Axen hoisted a textbook in front of College of the Canyons trustees.
What does fruit do when no one is around? It's a question 14-year-old Aidan Juttner wanted to answer. When Juttner was in sixth grade at Highlands Elementary School, she wrote a poem about what fruits do when people aren't watching. It was all part of the school's Young Authors Day, during which students present stories and poems they have brainstormed and written themselves. At the time, the poem was just another homework assignment. But when ...
Thirty-five days ago, a dejected Hart Indians football team walked off the field at College of the Canyons after a stunning loss to the Valencia Vikings.
An 18-year old man has been arrested after allegedly stealing a part of a 2005 Porsche Carrera GT that was wrecked following a crash that left both Valencia businessman Roger Rodas and actor Paul Walker dead last weekend, according to the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station.
With thousands of people pledging to turn out Sunday for a memorial to honor Santa Clarita Valley resident and business owner Roger Rodas and actor Paul Walker, who died in a car crash in Valencia last weekend, a local church has offered up its parking lot to accommodate some of the crowd.
A Canyon Country businessman will face charges of attempted, willful, deliberate and premeditated murder and solicitation of murder after allegedly trying to hire a hit man to kill his wife.
SANTA CLARITA - Sheriff's deputies responded to the Target department store in Valencia about noon Thursday on initial reports of a burglary.
It's on, scheduled in Newhall this Saturday, a chance for local kids and their families to explore, play, see, create and hear about the arts and literacy in the Santa Clarita Valley and beyond.
The Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Department and the City of Santa Clarita recommend the public avoid the Rye Canyon Business Park if at all possible on Sunday, December 8, 2013 in anticipation of a reported public memorial for actor Paul Walker and Roger Rodas. Ongoing parking restrictions and lane closures will remain in place and will be enforced.
SANTA CLARITA - About 4,000 children's social workers for Los Angeles County were on strike Thursday after contract talks broke down over the timing of a pay raise and the number of caseloads the workers must handle, union officials said.
The Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station has again launched its Annual Toy Drive for local underprivileged children, as it has for more than 20 years, station officials announced this week.
George Runner announced this week that the Franchise Tax Board will follow the lead of the Internal Revenue Service and not impose a tax penalty on Californians who have sold their home via a short sale.
The County of Los Angeles Department of Animal Care and Control (DACC) would like to remind L.A. County residents of the National Weather Service's (NWS) current weather advisory for the Los Angeles area. Freezing temperatures are predicted by NWS for the Antelope Valley and other parts of Los Angeles County. The freeze warning remains in effect until 10:00 p.m. Friday evening. Minimum temperatures of 12 to 22 degrees are expected Thursday morning and Friday morning ...
Eight of the declared candidates for Santa Clarita's next City Council election in April gathered Wednesday morning in Canyon Country for a review forum sponsored by the Santa Clarita Valley branch of the Southland Regional Association of Realtors.
Even the most basic questions were difficult to comprehend.
SANTA CLARITA - Dr. Patrick Robert Robbie, a longtime volunteer at the Samuel Dixon Family Health Centers, died in his sleep Sunday. He was 80.
Widespread hard freezes are expected tonight and Thursday night as frigid weather hits the Santa Clarita Valley and surrounding areas, including coastal plains that are usually immune to frosty conditions, National Weather Service forecasters said.