The prospect of westside cityhood suffered a sound defeat by a three-to-one margin in Tuesday's election with 100 percent of the precincts reporting as of 12:15 a.m. Wednesday.
Although voter turnout in the Santa Clarita Valley is traditionally low for local-only issues, and Tuesday's turnout appeared to follow that pattern, those who did show up at the polls said they take their role in the political process seriously.
When the burglars come, deputies are urging business owners not to merely sit back and hope the cops arrive before the crooks escape.
College of the Canyons will debut its new registration system for students when winter session registration begins Nov. 16.
The city's monthly job fair will be held from 10 a.m. to noon on Nov. 10, at the Santa Clarita WorkSource Center at 20655 Soledad Canyon Road #25.
Detectives are still searching for an 18-year-old Valencia High School student reported missing, officials said.
Firefighters responded Monday afternoon to a small brush fire near a Saugus elementary school that was quickly put out, officials said.
A Canyon Country woman could face up to two years in prison for allegedly posing as an auto insurance agent and targeting San Fernando Valley used car dealerships, authorities said.
Coroner's officials identified the man who died in a car crash early Friday morning on Highway 14 in the Acton area, officials said.
As the city continues to pursue expansive redevelopment programs in areas like downtown Newhall, buildings of cultural significance around the valley remain unprotected from developers' wrecking ball, officials said.
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After hefty cuts to its summer and fall semester courses, College of the Canyons has slashed nearly half of its winter session courses, including the vast majority of its online classes.
A Newhall woman could face up to a year in jail after she allegedly made a false report two weeks ago that she was attacked by someone wearing a costume resembling a skeleton, authorities said Monday.
After Sand Canyon resident David Morris died earlier this year, his widow and son had hoped to take his ashes to rest in a small church in his native England.
Several local elections Tuesday will decide the fate of three local school boards, the College of the Canyons board and a local water board.
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.
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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.
Santa Clarita Valley Sanitation District officials Wednesday night kicked off a series of six public information meetings aimed at explaining to residents per-household rate hikes officials say will be needed to pay for a new $130 million treatment project to remove chloride from wastewater dumped into the Santa Clara River.
College of the Canyons trustees announced publicly Wednesday what they presented in court last week: that 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.
Repairs may be needed on the Interstate 5 overpass where highly corrosive acid spilled from an overturned tanker truck Tuesday, a spokesman for Caltrans said Wednesday.
The worsening California drought has dropped levels so low in Castaic Lake that water has to be pumped uphill to get it to the treatment plant, officials said Wednesday.
A 64-year-old Santa Clarita Valley man was one of three men arrested in a joint forces sting operation targeting child predators, court and sheriff's officials announced this week.