It was several years ago when businessman Ken Wiseman and Deputy Brian Rooney started discussing how challenging it can be not only for at-risk kids to prepare for the workforce, but also to find jobs once they reach adulthood.
There was plenty of "wow" at the 13th Annual Bow-Wows and Meows pet adoption event Sunday after hundreds of pet owners showed up at William S. Hart Regional Park with their furry four-legged loved ones for a variety of reasons.
If there was any doubt the Santa Clarita Valley was a family community, then a trip to Sunday's Kid Expo at Golden Valley High School would convince them.
A man was injured and taken to the hospital Sunday afternoon after his car crashed into the center divider on Interstate 5 near Calgrove Boulevard, a spokesman for the Los Angeles County Fire Department said.
Professional poker dealers were on hand as dozens of attendees played the "Hold 'Em Not Hassel 'Em Poker Tournament" to benefit the SCV Youth Project. The fundraising event that featured 15 tables was held at the Valencia Country Club in Valencia on Saturday night.
Students at California Institute of the Arts performed the music of Antonio Vivaldi in "The Rite of the Seasons" performance. It was part of The Wild Beast Concert Series at CalArts in Valencia on Saturday.
A 19-year-old from Saugus has died following a car crash in Idaho earlier this week, according to a news release from the Idaho State Police.
About 300 people turned out Saturday to learn more about sustainability during an event held at College of the Canyons.
Common ground was the name of the game for two incumbents running for re-election to the Newhall County Water District board that took part in a Saturday forum held by local media outlets at the SCVTV studio in Newhall.
Children enthusiastically experienced a different view of the sky Saturday during Astronomy Day, a celebration of the skyward science hosted at the Valencia Library.
While Hart district officials work to begin construction on the long-awaited Castaic High School, a citizens' group in the area still has a petition regarding the project pending in Superior Court.
Valencia Valley Elementary School hosted a Harvest Festival on Friday.
SANTA CLARITA - A Castaic man faces six felony charges after allegedly plotting to kidnap his child from a house in Canyon Country, an official with the Los Angeles County District Attorney's office said Friday.
Friday was officially the first International Day of the Girl in Santa Clarita, thanks to the political activism of some home-schooled SCV teens and preteens.
SANTA CLARITA - A Canyon Country man has been arrested and charged with attempted murder and solicitation to commit a crime, according to officials.
In a move that has long been rumored and expected, former state Sen. Tony Strickland today officially announced his intention to run and represent the Santa Clarita Valley in Congress.
On Friday, January 24th, 2014, The California Highway Patrol Newhall Area Office will be conducting a sobriety checkpoint in the unincorporated area of Los Angeles County. The checkpoint will begin at approximately 6:30 pm and conclude at approximately 2:30 am Saturday, January 25th, 2014.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - Mia Prickett's ancestor was a leader of the Cascade Indians along the Columbia River and was one of the chiefs who signed an 1855 treaty that helped establish the Confederated Tribes of the Grand Ronde in Oregon.
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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - After a blast caused much of an Omaha manufacturing plant to collapse, some workers found themselves buried in debris and others scrambled for their lives.
Army infantry veterans Anthony Anderson and Tom Voss each celebrated two birthdays during their deployment to Iraq, neither realizing the depth of their wartime experiences until their transitions into civilian life.
SANTA CLARITA - Park officials aided by a university dive team have been assessing Lake Piru to determine the spread of the destructive quagga mussel, a tiny mollusk that some fear could endanger part of the Santa Clara River.
The victim filed no complaint - no one could find him.
Los Angeles County officials want the same ability the state has to send excess prisoners to private jails.
A string of recent strong-arm robberies in the Santa Clarita Valley – cases in which valuables are taken from victims by force – are not believed to be related, according to the sergeant in charge of the Sheriff's Station robbery task force.
More than 250 volunteers put Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s message of civic responsibility into action Sunday when they spruced up Carousel Ranch, ultimately helping the kids treated there.
SANTA CLARITA - A tanker-trailer hauling crude oil flipped and spilled 50 gallons at the intersection of The Old Road and Rye Canyon Road in Valencia on Sunday, prompting a shutdown of the intersection and re-routing of traffic.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Hundreds of bills that failed to pass the Legislature last year face an end-of-the-month deadline to gain initial support, including measures affecting gun owners, the oil industry and farm laborers.
The California Department of Transportation announced Friday it will be closing the two middle lanes of the freeway in both directions between Van Nuys Boulevard and State Route 118 to demolish the median.
Two months after a congressional subcommittee determined it needs a cost estimate before considering a bill to block a mega-mine in Canyon Country, the request to conduct the estimate hasn't been made, The Signal has learned.