Deputies from the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station have arrested a Canyon Country man thought to be behind a series of vehicle burglaries and several instances of tire slashing around Soledad Canyon Road since last November.
SAN FERNANDO - A 47-year-old Lancaster man took the witness stand Thursday and described the head-to-toe injuries he suffered in a wrong-way-driver collision last summer that killed the other two occupants of his vehicle.
A slow-moving brush fire blackened about a half-acre in Newhall today before it was doused by Super Scoopers and Los Angeles County Fire Department water-dropping helicopters.
A woman was charged today with abusing her dog in her home near Lancaster, the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office announced.
More than 55,000 Los Angeles County union employees overwhelmingly approved a labor agreement with the county, officially bringing an end to contentious negotiations that included a six-day strike by social workers, officials announced Thursday.
Many Bouquet Canyon residents' wells are literally running dry, a crisis water officials attribute more to the condition of Bouquet Canyon Creek than to the current drought.
Being without water in one's home is bad enough, but in Bouquet Canyon, being without LARC Ranch's big water tank filled to the brim could spell greater disaster in event of a wildfire, ranch officials said Wednesday.
Santa Clarita Valley Sanitation District officials announced Wednesday they will take legal action against the commission that ruled California won't pay to remove chloride from the Santa Clara River - leaving ratepayers to pick up the tab.
A 26-year-old Valencia man arrested on sex charges for crimes allegedly committed in St. Louis, Missouri, worked part-time at a Santa Clarita Valley church, officials confirmed Wednesday.
The state Attorney General's office has given the Saugus Union School District the green light to move ahead with proceedings that could officially remove Stephen Winkler from the board.
For nearly 45 years College of the Canyons has cultivated an unequalled reputation for providing access to higher education, job training and by extension, opportunity. But with the addition of a recently installed vineyard at the Valencia campus, that reputation may soon include a nod toward viticulture.
A line at the door before opening, long lines for health screenings and happy sponsors and exhibitors characterized the inaugural Golden Years Expo and Senior Health Fair. Presented by Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital and produced by High Impact Event Resources at the Hyatt Regency Valencia on Saturday, February 8th, the event was dedicated to seniors, those planning for their senior years and senior care givers.
For Santa Clarita Valley resident Alfred Santos Jr., the journey to becoming postmaster of Los Angeles began largely by chance.
Pardee Homes gave a $3,000 grant Tuesday to Fair Oaks Community School to upgrade and maintain the school's television equipment.
Local sanitation officials are meeting with lawyers behind closed doors Wednesday to discuss the recent decision by state officials not to reimburse them for costs associated with reducing chloride contamination of the Santa Clara River.
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.