In another sign of hard times for local arts, the R.K. Downs Jazz Festival, staged by College of the Canyons' music department since 1975, has been canceled this year, an official said Tuesday.
Fun & Fit Gymnastics, in Santa Clarita Valley, is hosting a special Valentine's night party and, for the older kids, a sleepover Feb. 14 at 26620 Valley Center Drive in Canyon Country.
A traffic collision at the intersection of Wiley Canyon and Tournament roads in Valencia killed a motorcyclist this morning and flipped a Honda Civic on its side, according to a sheriff's statement.
More than 80 Democrats living in the Santa Clarita, northern San Fernando and eastern Simi Valleys met on Saturday to elect 12 delegates for the California Democratic Party's Convention, which will be held April 24 through 26 in Sacramento.
The Santa Clarita Valley Chapter of the California Republican Assembly will be welcoming Santa Clarita Mayor Frank Ferry at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the International House of Pancakes, 24737 Pico Canyon Road in Stevenson Ranch.
Following one of the most devastating economic years in history, business and industry leaders are understandably concerned with forecasts for 2009.
Brushfire potential remains "explosive" in the Santa Clarita Valley due to continued high winds, low humidity readings and warm temperatures, prompting the National Weather Service to keep its current Red Flag Warning hoisted through 6 p.m. tonight.
District officials will use more than $5 million in leftover Measure V funds to complete construction on two incomplete auditoriums and two noisy gymnasiums at two local high schools.
Construction of a Castaic high school, which should reduce student loads at two other local high schools and give kids a shorter commute to school, should take one step closer to reality this month as district officials begin discussing how to spend bonds local voters passed in November.
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The city's park and recreation department organizes youth basketball leagues with 154 teams and 1,450 children between 5 and 15 years old, said recreation supervisor Rich Carr.
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Los Angeles County District Attorney's office investigators arrested Santa Clarita attorney John Jeffrey Long on Friday for allegedly bilking clients of more than $150,000.
Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station deputies are looking for four men who robbed a gas station on Lyons Avenue Sunday night, a sheriff's official said.
Some were black and white silent films that danced to playful music. Others were high school newscasts morphed into documentaries.
Owls, snakes, turtles and other critters awed dozens of visitors at Placerita Canyon Nature Center's "Native Live Animal Presentation" on Saturday in Newhall.
More than 350 people crowded the memorial service for a beloved Canyon High School and Brigham Young University football player Saturday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Canyon Country.
Two people were killed Saturday afternoon when a Porsche sports car crashed and burst into flames in Valencia, and the passenger was actor Paul Walker, his publicist confirmed to the Associated Press
With the convergence of Hanukkah and Thanksgiving this year, the Jewish community of the Santa Clarita Valley has opted to celebrate the lighting of the official Santa Clarita Valley menorah on Sunday, the fourth day of the holiday, at the Westfield Valencia Town Center.
Black Friday got off to a slow start in the Santa Clarita Valley, but by noon parking spaces were at a premium at the Westfield Valencia Town Center and shoppers jammed the mall.
Christmas tree shoppers will have a less soggy experience this weekend than they did Friday as a storm that dropped a trace of rain around the Santa Clarita Valley moves out of the area.
Santa Clarita Valley sheriff's Deputy Devin Freeman, who worked as a resource officer at Canyon High School and Sierra Vista Junior High School, died at home on Thanksgiving Day after a six-year battle with cancer, a spokesman said today. He was 38.
The third annual Hart Holiday Boutique and Craft Fair is scheduled Saturday and Sunday at William S. Hart Regional Park.
Black Friday just doesn't cut it anymore.
More than 100 home-bound seniors gave second helpings of "thank you" to the men and women who brought them not just one Thanksgiving dinner Thursday, but a second turkey dinner for the next day as well - plus dessert.
If you set the table, they will come.
Before lining up for rides, many lined up with boxes and bags of donations Wednesday for the 11th Annual Bag-A-Ticket holiday food drive at Six Flags Magic Mountain.
No one begs Santa Claus for cheaper gasoline. Yet falling gas prices are shaping up as an unexpected gift for drivers - and for people on their holiday shopping lists.
The outlook for those traveling for the holiday weekend has gotten a little brighter recently as the blustery, rainy Thanksgiving initially forecast for the Santa Clarita Valley is now expected to be slightly less gloomy, a weather official said.
There was no turkey on the Walker dinner table on Thanksgiving 1946 - but there was pork roast, and a fresh-picked watercress salad and, of course, beans.