After hefty cuts to its summer and fall semester courses, College of the Canyons has slashed nearly half of its winter session courses, including the vast majority of its online classes.
A Newhall woman could face up to a year in jail after she allegedly made a false report two weeks ago that she was attacked by someone wearing a costume resembling a skeleton, authorities said Monday.
After Sand Canyon resident David Morris died earlier this year, his widow and son had hoped to take his ashes to rest in a small church in his native England.
Several local elections Tuesday will decide the fate of three local school boards, the College of the Canyons board and a local water board.
His family's story was revealed by the major motion picture, "Defiance," and yet Zvi Bielski continues to travel the world to tell others how his father and uncles saved more than 1,000 Jews in World War II.
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Today is Monday, Nov. 2, the 305th day of 2009. There are 60 days left in the year. This is All Saints Day.
The city's Graffiti Task Force last week rolled out its latest weapon in its war against rogue spraypaint: The brand-new paint-matching truck.
Santa Clarita Valley sheriff's deputies arrested Saturday four male juveniles and one male adult for residential burglary on the 27300 block of Sierra Highway in Canyon Country, said Lt. Robert Lewis. A neighbor in the Cordova Mobile Estates spotted the unfamiliar-looking suspects leaving an unoccupied residence and called the Sheriff's Station. Deputies caught the suspects walking away from the location with burglary tools in hand, Lewis said. The men are from Castaic, Canyon Country and Rancho Cucamonga and range in age from 14 to 18, Lewis said.
Sheriff's Search and Rescue units continued to search Saturday in a wash near Live Oak Road in Castaic for a missing 18-year-old Valencia High School student.
Reuniting with a large group of local fans, 2009 Summer Meltdown headlining duo Shwayze featuring rapper/rocker Aaron "Shwayze" Smith and his producer/musical partner Cisco Adler revisited Santa Clarita Valley high schools and College of the Canyons Tuesday and Thursday.
The Humane Society of the United States has named Assemblyman Cameron Smyth, R-Santa Clarita, as its Humane California Legislator of the Year.
The Santa Clarita Valley's Halloween festivities kicked off early Saturday with a "Trick or Trunk" morning competition in Stevenson Ranch.
Four local high school marching bands and colorgaurds competed against 27 others in a national competition hosted for the first time in Santa Clarita on Saturday.
A local parent is challenging the Hart district over two books assigned in an honors English class at Saugus High School, saying the books' vulgar language and sexual accounts are inappropriate for high school students.
As part of a broad plan to revitalize downtown Newhall, the city is offering grants to local businesses to expand their shops and make them look nicer from the street.
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.
Officials from the California High-Speed Rail Authority will hold a series of meetings - two locally - next month to discuss possible routes for the bullet train as it snakes its way through Southern California and potentially through the Santa Clarita Valley.
Two convicted bandits who robbed Santa Clarita Valley residents at knife-point for their cellphones and wallets last fall have been sentenced to prison, a spokesman for the Los Angeles County District Attorney's office said Thursday.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The California Highway Patrol has taken down safety guidelines for a criticized but legal driving maneuver in which motorcyclists pass stalled traffic by driving between lanes.
A yearlong expansion of Santa Clarita's largest park is nearly complete, city officials said Wednesday.
Detectives made their latest drug pinch easily Wednesday when the drug bust came to them for a change.
A baby girl pulled from the wreckage of a Highway 14 crash that killed her parents suffered major injuries - including some broken bones - but was recovering Wednesday, law enforcement officers said.
A Valencia man who worked as a bank teller in the Santa Clarita area faces four felony counts for allegedly stealing more than $24,000 from customers, according to the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office.
The "Bombshell Bandit" wanted for robbing a Valencia bank with the threat of a bomb early last month is now suspected in a third bank robbery, this time in San Diego, FBI officials said.
The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department will hold a checkpoint Friday night to screen for drivers who may be under the influence of drugs or alcohol or operating their vehicles without a license.
This year's Valencia Jazz & Blues Concert Series closes out its season Friday with Doña Oxford, known as "The Boogie Woogie Woman" for her two-fisted piano playing.