SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- As thousands demonstrated outside Thursday, California Supreme Court justices weighed whether the electorate's decision to ban same-sex marriage was a denial of fundamental rights or within what one justice called the people's "very broad powers" to amend the state constitution.
Santa Clarita Valley residents will soon be losing an hour of sleep for Daylight Savings Time.
Those who hear authors speak about their latest books can help a local high school student go to college.
Reading and cooking - two essential skills - are taught at the same time in a way that's fun for Santa Clarita youth.
An early March storm dropped about a half-inch of rain in the Santa Clarita Valley on Wednesday, according to the National Weather Service.
SAN FERNANDO - Convicted rapist Adrian Arriano will serve 21 consecutive 25-to-life sentences for a series of 2007 rapes and break-ins that struck fear in residents of Canyon Country neighborhoods, a judge ruled Wednesday.
Radio personality Bill Handel remembers the days when the Santa Clarita Valley wasn't so crowded.
SAN FERNANDO -- Judge Barbara Scheper sentenced Adrian Arriano to 21 consecutive 25-to-life sentences, and an additional life sentence today in San Fernando Superior Court for raping two Canyon Country women and breaking into a Newhall woman's apartment in 2007.
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Local educators said Tuesday schools' share of the federal stimulus package might not create jobs, but it will save some.
Maria Mora said she only gets a car wash once a month and a manicure on "special, special" occasions.
College of the Canyons plans to dip into its Measure M funds until $18 million of state funds come through for construction projects.
A challenge to Proposition 8 - the voter-approved ban on same-sex marriage - heads back to the California Supreme Court this week with a recommendation by state legislators that the measure be overturned.
Sheriff's deputies are investigating what may have been a case of senior-on-senior crime Tuesday in Canyon Country.
County supervisors took aim at "puppy mills" Tuesday, agreeing to review regulations on dog kennels and breeding facilities in Los Angeles County.
Marked by downy feathers and two curious, marble-like eyes, Edward the baby emu is set to be the friendliest emu on the farm.
The 80 or so attendees of a Santa Clarita City Council forum held Tuesday afternoon at the Santa Clarita Valley Senior Center sat in chairs on a floor scuffed, scratched and worn from use.
Fewer people in the Santa Clarita Valley are using heroin compared to the alarming numbers witnessed two years ago, local narcotics detectives said this week.
College of the Canyons' Humanities Department on Saturday will host a celebration of independent films that have ties to the Santa Clarita Valley.
SACRAMENTO – Secretary of State Debra Bowen today announced the proponent of a new initiative may begin collecting petition signatures for his measure.
Santa Clarita Water (SCWD), a division of Castaic Lake Water Agency (CLWA), received the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award presented by the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) of the United States and Canada for its FY 2013/14 Budget. To receive the award, the budget document must be rated "proficient" in all four categories, and the fourteen mandatory criteria within those categories, that demonstrate how well the budget serves as a policy document, a financial plan, an operations guide and a communications device. The award reflects the commitment of the governing body and staff to meet the highest principles of governmental ...
On Thursday, March 6th 2014, the City of Santa Clarita, the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station and Valencia High School officials will join in partnership to conduct the Every 15 Minutes program at Valencia High School.
The Santa Clarita Public Library invites residents to attend a FREE special evening with New York Times and international best-selling author Jamie Ford at 7:00 p.m. on Friday, March 28, 2014 at the Old Town Newhall Library, located at 24500 Main Street.
A veteran Sheriff's Department official with experience in community-based policing has been named the new captain of the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station, it was announced Monday.
U.S. Forest Service officials are inviting off-road enthusiasts to weigh in on making their favorite off-road destinations a better place.
A lack of surveillance equipment and a concealed point of entry make Castaic Middle School an easy target for vandals, says the detective heading the probe into the school district's third case of vandalism in two months - and the second at Castaic Middle School.
Residents interested in joining the City of Santa Clarita's team of dedicated water safety professionals are invited to attend lifeguard tryouts on Saturday, March 8, 2014 from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at the Santa Clarita Aquatic Center. All candidates must complete and submit an online application form in advance at Agency.GovernmentJobs.com/SantaClarita/ in order to be considered.
Santa Clarita Valley residents interested in a progress report on the Whittaker-Bermite site cleanup can catch a quarterly meeting on that topic Wednesday at City Hall.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A body has been found in the Los Angeles River north of downtown.
Although more than five inches of rain fell on the Santa Clarita Valley since mid-week, much more is needed to get us out of drought, according to the head of the local water distributor.