Nearly 100 Canyon Country and Newhall residents packed the Canyon Country Moose Lodge on Monday night, laying out a battle plan to fight a proposed giant recycling center near their homes, saying it would bring an "unfathomable" number of trash trucks to their neighborhood streets.
The William S. Hart Union High School District is more than $77 million short in funds to build new schools and renovate old ones, board members have been told, and they agreed to hire a consultant to help them decide where the money should come from and how it should be spent.
Sales tax revenue declined in the city of Santa Clarita during the third quarter of 2007, city officials announced Monday.
The passenger in a vehicle that hit and killed a deer in Canyon Country says her husband, the driver, didn't see the animal, and the couple is saddened by the accident.
The Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station released additional details Monday about the deputy-involved shooting in Canyon Country on Friday night.
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Although it seemed like a deluge at times, the recent storm that rained out a Saturday night concert delivered just .17 of an inch through Sunday morning, bringing the seasonal total for the Santa Clarita Valley to 10.68 inches, Bill Hoffer of the National Weather Service said Sunday.
The pot debate is likely to heat up Tuesday when the Santa Clarita City Council will consider adopting a new ordinance that would ban medical marijuana dispensaries within the city limits.
The rain-soaked roads of the Westfield Valencia Town Center did not discourage cycling fans from lining up alongside Town Center Drive on Sunday to cheer on cyclists as they gathered at the starting line for Stage 7 of the 2008 Amgen Tour of California.
Deputies at the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station received a tip Monday afternoon that a Hispanic male fled his residence in the 19000 block of Vicci Street in Canyon Country after he allegedly used a hammer in an attempt to hit his wife and to wreck portions of his home.
A deer attempting to cross Whites Canyon Road in last October's burn area was hit and killed Sunday by an SUV driver who failed to slow down for the animal and continued driving after hitting it, according to a witness account and CHP report.
A Canyon Country man was in custody today after a deputy-involved shooting Friday night.
Louie Moreno, 20, was arrested Friday evening and charged with assault with a deadly weapon, sheriff's Sgt. Ron Price said.
HOLLYWOOD - Academy Award-winning Actress Julie Christie, who has a half century of fond movie-making memories, says she prefers playing a character who remembers as op-posed to one who forgets.
Thousands of cycling fans took part in a celebration of the bike as Amgen Tour of California made its ways through Santa Clarita on Saturday.
Of the eight people arrested during 10 days of signature-gathering at local stores only one has been prosecuted, found guilty and sentenced to three days in jail, according to a spokesman for the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office.
Santa Clarita Valley residents will receive mailed notices within the next few weeks about proposed rate hikes in their sewage fees following a vote by the local Sanitation District board Wednesday night.
Investigators with the county coroner's office have closed their case on 8-year-old Cole Hartman - the Santa Clarita Valley youngster found face-down and submerged in a water-filled washing machine last summer - without declaring the autistic boy's death an accident, suicide or homicide.
Directors for the Santa Clarita Valley Child & Family Center have accepted the retirement of the center's CEO, Darrell Paulk, effective Sept. 1.
A man arrested on Interstate 5 Wednesday on suspicion of transporting drugs kicked out the rear window of the cruiser he was placed in and ran across the entire freeway to escape sheriff's deputies, officials said.
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An Azusa man initially charged with seven offenses has been sentenced to 38 months in state prison after pleading no contest to just two of the charges - evading an officer and driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol.
For water company customers who respond "How much is that?" when told to reduce consumption by 20 percent, Valencia Water Company says it has the exact answer.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - An analysis finds the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power has slipped far behind its schedule to replace aging power poles.
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City officials painted a rosy picture of Santa Clarita's projected budget for the next fiscal year during a meeting Tuesday night, calling it balanced and conservative while also containing funding for a variety of needed projects around the city.
Standing inside a bathroom stall, 7-year-old Setareh Khatibi bathes herself in a bucket of tap water. She's used to the cold water on her skin and doesn't even grimace.
While legislative options to resolve the longstanding Cemex mine issue remain ongoing, two Santa Clarita Valley representatives are urging local Congressman Howard "Buck" McKeon, R-Santa Clarita, to try a different tactic to halt the mine.
Reports of a student in possession of a gun near Sierra Vista Junior High School Tuesday prompted swift response by local sheriff's deputies, but no weapon was found, school and law enforcement sources said.
The U.S. Supreme Court declined this week to hear an appeal by Los Angeles County contesting a ruling that held it liable for storm water pollution.