It was several years ago when businessman Ken Wiseman and Deputy Brian Rooney started discussing how challenging it can be not only for at-risk kids to prepare for the workforce, but also to find jobs once they reach adulthood.
There was plenty of "wow" at the 13th Annual Bow-Wows and Meows pet adoption event Sunday after hundreds of pet owners showed up at William S. Hart Regional Park with their furry four-legged loved ones for a variety of reasons.
If there was any doubt the Santa Clarita Valley was a family community, then a trip to Sunday's Kid Expo at Golden Valley High School would convince them.
A man was injured and taken to the hospital Sunday afternoon after his car crashed into the center divider on Interstate 5 near Calgrove Boulevard, a spokesman for the Los Angeles County Fire Department said.
Professional poker dealers were on hand as dozens of attendees played the "Hold 'Em Not Hassel 'Em Poker Tournament" to benefit the SCV Youth Project. The fundraising event that featured 15 tables was held at the Valencia Country Club in Valencia on Saturday night.
Students at California Institute of the Arts performed the music of Antonio Vivaldi in "The Rite of the Seasons" performance. It was part of The Wild Beast Concert Series at CalArts in Valencia on Saturday.
A 19-year-old from Saugus has died following a car crash in Idaho earlier this week, according to a news release from the Idaho State Police.
About 300 people turned out Saturday to learn more about sustainability during an event held at College of the Canyons.
Common ground was the name of the game for two incumbents running for re-election to the Newhall County Water District board that took part in a Saturday forum held by local media outlets at the SCVTV studio in Newhall.
Children enthusiastically experienced a different view of the sky Saturday during Astronomy Day, a celebration of the skyward science hosted at the Valencia Library.
While Hart district officials work to begin construction on the long-awaited Castaic High School, a citizens' group in the area still has a petition regarding the project pending in Superior Court.
Valencia Valley Elementary School hosted a Harvest Festival on Friday.
SANTA CLARITA - A Castaic man faces six felony charges after allegedly plotting to kidnap his child from a house in Canyon Country, an official with the Los Angeles County District Attorney's office said Friday.
Friday was officially the first International Day of the Girl in Santa Clarita, thanks to the political activism of some home-schooled SCV teens and preteens.
SANTA CLARITA - A Canyon Country man has been arrested and charged with attempted murder and solicitation to commit a crime, according to officials.
Extra firefighters and extra equipment were rolled out in the Santa Clarita Valley Thursday due in part to the Colby Fire in Glendora.
On Wednesday, January 15, 2014, at approximately 10:05am deputies assigned to the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station received a call for service regarding a 42-year-old male who was possibly suicidal. A short time later, the man's vehicle was located (parked) at Sierra Highway and Newhall Avenue. Deputies had reason to believe the man was now traveling on foot headed into an off road / rural area to possibly commit suicide.
Rep. Howard "Buck" McKeon, R-Santa Clarita, a mainstay on the Santa Clarita Valley political stage for more than three decades, including a stint as Santa Clarita's mayor, has decided to retire from the Congressional seat he was first elected to in 1992.
Rep. Howard "Buck" McKeon, R-Santa Clarita, officially announced Thursday that he plans to retire from his seat in the 25th Congressional District and has endorsed Republican former state Sen. Tony Strickland to succeed him.