About 500 union workers at Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital will be able to vote Wednesday on a new contract following further negotiations with the hospital this week.
Brandi Newquist and her husband, Bobby, have always maintained a positive attitude.
The Hart district governing board voted this week to select a new audit firm to perform the mandatory Measure V performance audit.
The thought of hundreds of trash trucks driving through their neighborhoods has prompted some Newhall residents to ask city officials why they are planning to build a large recycling plant near their homes.
In response to a theft at the Canyon Country Post Office during the President's Day weekend, the U.S. Postal Inspection Service offered a $10,000 reward on Thursday for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the individuals who burglarized the federal facility.
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Congressman Howard "Buck" McKeon was back in the Santa Clarita Valley on Thursday, updating local Republicans at the International House of Pancakes in Newhall about legislative progress in Washington, D.C., and urged local Republicans to get out and vote in this year's elections.
Sheriff's officials are investigating a possible gang-related stabbing outside of Canyon High School this afternoon.
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The union representing 500 vocational nurses, nursing assistants, technicians and other support positions at Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital is set to return to the bargaining table today to negotiate a new contract after union members rejected the hospital's proposal on Feb. 7.
The five City Council candidates faced off in another debate Wednesday, this time addressing issues of community preservation and illegal immigration.
Los Angeles County planners say they've found a discrepancy in a land application form submitted by the Las Lomas Land Co. LLC, and are now intensifying their probe into the company and its application.
Robert Wheeler tried to end his life on New Year's Day in 2005. Now, more than three years later, Wheeler will stay alive to spend the rest of it in prison. On Wednesday morning, San Fernando Superior Court Judge Ronald Coen sentenced the 28-year-old to two life prison terms plus 100 years to life for his role in a shooting spree in Santa Clarita. Wheeler may be eligible for parole after serving both life terms plus 85 percent of the 100 years to life term.
You may have to hold an umbrella as you watch the 200 cyclists race into Santa Clarita this weekend in the Amgen Tour of California.
TRAFFIC ADVISORY - AMGEN TOUR OF CALIFORNIA TO IMPACT LOCAL ROADS ON MAY 16 & 17 (FRI & SAT)
Special Closure Note – Memorial Day Weekend: To assist motorists in reaching their destinations as quickly and easily as possible over Memorial Day weekend, four lanes of southbound I-5 will be OPEN from May 23, 2014, at 5 a.m. through May 27, 2014, at 5 a.m.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki says he is "as mad as hell" over allegations of treatment delays and preventable deaths at a Phoenix veterans hospital.
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) - Amy Miner says her late husband's fight did not end when he left the war.
CARLSBAD, Calif. (AP) - Nine wildfires covering more than 14 square miles scorched San Diego County on Wednesday, forcing thousands to flee their homes and prompting the closures of a college campus and Legoland California. No major injuries were reported.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - A bill to make California the first in the nation to impose a statewide ban on plastic bags at certain retailers passed a key legislative committee on Wednesday, but the legislation faces staunch opposition from bag manufacturers working to stem a flood of local bans meant to end clutter in landfills and beaches.
A shoplifter who grappled with a security guard at a Santa Clarita clothing store Wednesday got away with about $50 worth of merchandise, sheriff's officials said.
Los Angeles County fire officials upped firefighter staffing countywide and extended a fire danger warning into Thursday, preparing for the crescendo of the current Southern California heat wave.
A trial is scheduled to begin in June in the case of a lawsuit against the Santa Clarita Community College District alleging violations of the California Voting Rights Act.
A shuffling of Santa Clarita City Council committee assignments as a result of a newly elected councilman resulted in some hurt feelings at Tuesday night's meeting.
A 20-year-old man found guilty in December of spray-painting sexually explicit graffiti on at least three vehicles and a Valencia home was placed on three years probation Wednesday after serving 28 days in jail, a spokesman for the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office said.
Candidates running to replace the Santa Clarita Valley's longtime congressman come from a variety of different professional and personal backgrounds, but each said Wednesday it's his experience that makes him qualified for office.
SACRAMENTO – Today, Assemblyman Scott Wilk, R- Santa Clarita, had two bills pass the Assembly Appropriations committee; each bill receiving unanimous support.
New sports fields are currently under construction at Central Park in Saugus. But Santa Clarita city officials are eyeing more improvements at the location under their proposed spending plan for the 2014-15 fiscal year.
California's tax windfall lifted Gov. Jerry Brown's spending plan to a record level Tuesday, but the Democratic governor cautioned that the surplus is needed for higher-than-expected health care costs and an underfunded teachers' pension system.