The city of Santa Clarita will give the newly formed Economic Development Corporation up to $200,000 to cover start-up costs and other operating expenses, city officials said.
The city has appointed the first five members to its newly created arts commission.
World War II veteran Donald "Zadie" Persens, 85, recalls his days as a prisoner of war: He trekked through the jungles of the Philippines for long hours as Japanese soldiers prodded him forward with bayonets.
LOS ANGELES - Residents of San Francisquito Canyon will have the community standards district that some homeowners and county officials said is crucial to protecting the area's rural character after the county granted final approval Tuesday.
Three of the five Measure V Oversight Committee meetings this year have been canceled because enough members won't show up.
Championship games for the city's flag football league will be from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Nov. 14, at Central Park Field 6, 27150 Bouquet Canyon Road, Saugus 91350.
Westfield Valencia Town Center is moving ahead with its Shops at the Patios expansion, with a number of stores slated to open Nov. 18.
The Six Flags corporation hopes selling off nearly half of its debt will allow it to get out of bankruptcy by the end of the year, park officials said.
"Bye, Bye Birdie" opens at Hart High School at 7 p.m. on Thursday at the school's auditorium. The show, performed by Hart's theater students, continues Friday and Saturday and Nov. 19 and 20.
LOS ANGELES - The swine flu epidemic has reached a peak and will likely begin to decline, though it could later return, the county's public health director said Tuesday.
The woman whose body was found this week near Interstate 5 may have killed herself, sheriff's investigators said Tuesday.
Whether it was through line dancing or a scavenger hunt, Hart district students spent part of Tuesday breaking out of their social groups and making new friends as part of the annual Mix It Up Day.
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Everywhere we look we can see the effects of our economic woes. Businesses are sacrificing luxuries to save money. Schools are forced to make drastic budget cuts. Each foreclosure sign standing tall on a front lawn is just another example of our seemingly eternal economic stress.
Every year, the Pasadena Tournament of Roses, a Southern California tradition for New Year's Day, carries a bit of Santa Clarita flavor.
Jim McDonnell, the Long Beach police chief and former second in command of the Los Angeles Police Department, came very near to winning outright the Los Angeles County sheriff's post in Tuesday's election.
Following an "extensive investigation," a 27-year-old Canyon Country man was jailed Wednesday on $1.1 million bail after his arrest in connection with a Valentine's Day collision that killed another motorist.
LOS ANGELES COUNTY - During the month of April, Los Angeles County D.I.S.A.R.M. officers conducted 1,011 searches and confiscated 28 weapons including 13 handguns, 1 assault rifle, 5 shotguns, and over $36 million in illegal drugs and drug money, announced Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich.
A Santa Clarita Valley community meeting to discuss the proposed California high-speed rail system is scheduled for Thursday evening in Newhall.
Statement from 25th Congressional District Democratic candidate Lee Rogers:
LOS ANGELES - The Santa Clarita Community College District is working toward a settlement to a lawsuit brought against the district alleging its election system violates minorities' voting rights, an attorney told a judge Wednesday in court.
The Santa Clarita Public Library is trying to keep kids reading over the summer with the "Paws to Read" summer reading program.
CONGRESS 25th District
The city of Santa Clarita is seeking the public's feedback on a grant proposal for the U.S. Department of Justice's Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program. Under the JAG program, the city is eligible to receive $26,749.
Regardless of the outcome of November's general election, the Santa Clarita Valley will continue to be represented in Congress by a Republican, after a former state legislator and a current state legislator came out on top of the field in Tuesday's primary election.
BRUSSELS (AP) - U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said Wednesday it is unfair to the family of released captive Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl to leap to conclusions about his behavior in uniform.
In a two-hour closed-door session Tuesday, College of the Canyons trustees wrangled over a lawsuit against the Santa Clarita Community College District alleging violations of the California Voting Rights Act.
A joint sweep of Santa Clarita Valley street food vendors last week resulted in inspectors confiscating more than 10 food carts, sheriff's officials said.
Six Flags Magic Mountain's iconic roller coaster Colossus will close Aug. 16 after a 36-year run, officials at the Santa Clarita Valley theme park announced Tuesday.