New statistics from the Department of Public Social Services reveal that undocumented immigrants and their families in Los Angeles County collected more than $36 million in welfare and food stamp allocations in January 2008, according to Los Angeles County Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich.
"Schools minding their money due to budget cuts may find that integrating eco-friendly renovations will cut their costs dramatically over time."
When things get stressful for Van and Patty Pierce, they like to take a break and go for a relaxing ride around their Placerita Canyon neighborhood.
Local son Larry Gump's career has taken him to Los Angeles, jail, and back to Santa Clarita.
College of the Canyons' Community Education Department is now offering online drivers education and traffic school.
City Council candidate Maria Gutzeit picked up an endorsement from the Los Angeles County Firefighters Local 1014 this week as the countdown to the April 8 election continues.
A West Hills man in a stolen car led officers on a chase that ended in Santa Clarita Saturday.
The Castaic Lake Water Agency paid more for consultants in January than any other single expenditure outside of water received through the State Water Contract.
Santa Clarita City Councilman Frank Ferry reported to the state this week that he may have violated state law by using his campaign funds to pay for mailers supporting Mayor Bob Kellar and Parks and Recreation Commissioner Laurie Ender.
After opening on the College of the Canyons Canyon Country campus in August, Early College High School may have to merge with another Hart district school next fall due to lack of space on that campus and district budget woes.
The Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office filed an arrest warrant Thursday for a bus driver involved in a fatal crash in Stevenson Ranch earlier this year.
Santa Clarita skateboarders may still have a place to skate while the city shuts down its only skate park to build a new one.
The Hart district may have to file a qualified budget after all if an agreement cannot be reached with the Hart District Teachers Association by April 2 regarding the retroactive payment of a 2 percent raise.
Some Canyon High School students were presented with the task of running through a moving jump rope four students at a time, one group right after the other, without making a single mistake on Wednesday as part of a diversity training program called "Breaking down the Walls."
Roger Seaver, president and CEO of Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital, said Thursday that the hospital is finalizing its environmental impact report and the studies of the facility's expansion could be ready for the Santa Clarita City Council and public hearing as early as summer.
Santa Clarita workers mounted American flags on light standards throughout the city Friday in preparation for Flag Day - an idea hatched by a Wisconsin school teacher.
LOS ANGELES - Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department administrators were safeguarding an informant from retaliation when they had him transferred from Men's Central Jail to more secure satellite facilities - not hiding him in a bid to block a federal probe of alleged jailhouse misconduct - a lieutenant testified Friday.
A Canyon Country businessman accused of trying to hire a hit man to kill his wife, who's a model, faces nine years in prison after pleading no contest to attempted murder Friday.
Santa Clarita Valley firefighters were out in force today inviting people to "Fill the Boot" to help fight neuromuscular diseases.
As part of a settlement announced Thursday, the Santa Clarita Community College District has agreed to offer cumulative voting for board of trustees elections, pay $850,000 in plaintiffs' legal fees and take several measures to address allegations that its voting system violates Latino voters rights.
Michael Millar, a founding member of the Santa Clarita Arts Commission, will be the guest speaker Wednesday at the ArtTree Community Arts Center.
A truck pulling a horse trailer caught fire Thursday on Highway 14 near Agua Dulce but the blaze was quickly doused, halting any spread to nearby brush, a fire spokesman said.
One of six sworn Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department officers accused of obstructing a federal investigation into the Los Angeles County jail system took the stand Thursday.
The driver of a big rig was killed Thursday after his truck jack-knifed on Interstate 5 near Pyramid Lake, spilling fuel and sparking a brush fire, a California Highway Patrol officer said.
Santa Clarita will put out the welcome mat next year for athletes participating in the Special Olympics World Games Los Angeles 2015, billed by organizers as "the largest sports and humanitarian event anywhere in the world," officials announced Thursdsay.
Castaic's "mega passport facility" held its grand opening on Thursday, becoming the second such facility in Southern California to open its doors.
The College of the Canyons Job & Career Center will present its fifth annual CareerCampSCV event, providing students and community members with a rewarding, educational and extremely interesting day of career-themed speakers and workshops.
Protecting Our Youth. Know Where They're At! Know What They're Doing! Staying Involved = Staying Safe.
On the heels of an overwhelmingly rejected contract offered to the instructors at College of the Canyons, the college's board of trustees approved raises for administrators Wednesday night in front of more than 100 angry, disappointed and frustrated faculty members.