More Hart district students hit the top two levels of the Standardized Testing and Reporting Program (STAR) results than in previous years, according to test results released Tuesday.
Santa Clarita's most recent effort to become more bicycle friendly has put the squeeze on motorists who navigate Decoro Drive in Valencia.
America's Kid Times won five awards in the 2009 National Newspaper Association's Best of Newspaper In Education Contest, including first place in Innovation Awards: Educational Support, Non-daily Division.
Public health officials on Tuesday warned that soft, Mexican-style cheeses from unlicensed manufacturers could be creamy havens for deadly bacteria.
Santa Clarita Valley elementary school districts posted improvements and, for the most part, scored higher than Los Angeles County and state averages on Standardized Testing and Reporting Program (STAR) 2008-09 scores released Tuesday.
The results for the 2009 California Standardized Testing and Reporting (STAR) test were released today by the state Department of Education, and local school districts are showing strong growth over the past year.
Two teenagers were arrested in connection with a gang-related assault in Canyon Country, sheriff's officials said Monday.
The park's jagged rocks served as the backdrop to the city of "Bedrock" in the 1994 movie "The Flintstones," based on the popular cartoon.
At Sierra Vista Junior High School, the days of playing competitive sport after competitive sport in physical education are long gone.
Santa Clarita Valley residents sounded off in the health care debate Monday night during a tele-town hall meeting held by Congressman Howard "Buck" McKeon, R-Santa Clarita.
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The man convicted in the infamous 1970 Newhall Incident, during which four California Highway Patrol officers were gunned down, has been found dead in his cell at Kern Valley State Prison, officials said Monday.
The agencies that provide breakfasts and lunches to Santa Clarita Valley school districts adhere to state and federal guidelines that limit calories and fat contents.
Local volunteers laced up their tennis shoes and painted nearly half a mile of rusted railing surrounding The Gentle Barn's newest project to help at-risk young adults and abused animals.
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.