College of the Canyons officials are encouraging all students to apply for federal Pell Grants and financial aid this year.
LOS ANGELES - Officials will weigh the pros and cons of using a controversial system to weed out undocumented workers from businesses that contract with the county, Los Angeles County supervisors voted Tuesday.
HYANNIS PORT, Mass. (AP) -- Massachusetts Sen. Edward M. Kennedy, the liberal lion of the Senate, has died after battling a brain tumor. He was 77.
Kennedy's family announced his death in a brief statement released early Wednesday.
As temperatures climb to triple digits through the weekend, local fire stations will keep staff ramped up in preparation for any major flareups.
"We are inching toward fire season, that's for sure," said Luke Claus, assistant fire chief for the Santa Clarita Valley and surrounding areas. "The temperatures are expected to go up this week. It is very dry and drying out."
A man shot his ex-wife and then himself in Valencia on Monday night, gravely wounding himself and leaving her injured but in stable condition, sheriff's deputies said.
Santa Clarita City Councilman Bob Kellar has officially given his support to Michael Cruz in his November bid to become director of the Newhall County Water District.
At first glance, Sherryan Lima doesn't look the part of grass-roots political organizer.
After a summerlong trial period, George Thomas may get the go-ahead to keep having weekly bike nights at his Route 66 Classic Grill in Canyon Country.
State Superintendent Jack O'Connell toured Placerita Junior High School on Monday to learn about the school's efforts to improve standardized test scores and get a glimpse of the newly-modernized campus.
College of the Canyons started its semester Monday expecting its highest enrollment ever, but because of heavy cuts to the class schedule, students packed 90 percent of the classes and filled wait lists.
The William S. Hart Union High School District has proposed shuffling school boundaries in three areas of the Santa Clarita Valley to relieve overcrowding at junior high and high schools.
The Santa Clarita Valley Special Education Local Plan Area is encouraging parents who have a child who may have special needs to contact their local school district office.
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When Steve Silvers drives from Canyon Country to Valencia, he tries to avoid the Bouquet Canyon Road junction.
Nearly two years after the unsolved slaying of a 17-year-old in Newhall, a trial set for Friday will determine whether sheriff's deputies who stopped a relative driving him to the hospital contributed to the teen's death.
Newhall claims the lion's share of rabid bats found this year in the Santa Clarita Valley, with the fourth discovered there within the past week.
The Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office is reminding pet owners that it's against the law to leave their animals in their vehicles during the dog days of summer.
Canyon Country residents were spared a 40-mile drive to the beach in busy freeway traffic Friday when city officials brought the community the next best thing, trucking in tons of sand for Santa Clarita's Beach Bash event.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The chief designer of the new, $6.4 billion eastern span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge says more than 2,000 bolts and rods on the span that have been called into question are safe and can remain in place, a newspaper reported.
Santa Fe Springs, Calif. - With temperatures expected to rise in Los Angeles County this weekend, the Greater Los Angeles County Vector Control District (GLACVCD) advises residents to protect themselves from mosquitoes by using insect repellent and removing dirty, stagnant water around the home.
Gorman - The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) plans to implement the closures listed below during the week of July 28 to August 2, 2014, as part of a pavement improvement project on the Golden State Freeway (I-5) between Vista Del Lago Road and the Kern County line. More information about the project is here.
A 130-year-old photograph signed by a legendary Old West lawman is expected to fetch a fistful of dollars for a Valencia man.
If you receive a call from someone claiming to be from the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department and threatening to arrest you for failing to appear for jury duty, hang up - it's a scam, sheriff's officials said Thursday.
It's "Up, up and away" time in Santa Paula this weekend as the 2014 Citrus Classic Balloon Festival launches with a "balloon glow," entertainment and other activities starting at 6 p.m. Friday.
California has a message for cities and homeowner associations that persist in fining residents for not watering their lawns during the drought: back off.
Two of the three winners of the Sheriff's Youth Foundation and Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department Youth Essay Contest were from the Santa Clarita Valley, officials announced this week.
Baby Violeta Martinez was just learning to walk when Tuesday's fatal crash in Acton claimed the lives of her parents, relatives of the orphaned girl said Thursday.
The nonprofit Children's Bureau is inviting individuals and couples to become "resource families," caring for children during the reunification process with their parents.
Editor's note: Corrects that bar beating occurred last year/
Firefighters from both the county and the U.S. Forest Service jumped on a small brush fire north of Castaic Thursday, a spokesman for the U.S. Forest Service said.