Homicide detectives are investigating the apparent exchange of gunfire between local sheriff's deputies and a "suicidal" man in Castaic who was shot and taken to the hospital early Sunday evening, according to officials and neighbors.
Firefighters prepared for a wind-driven fire season got the jump on a small brush fire near Gorman Sunday morning, an inspector for the Los Angeles County Fire Department said.
Detectives from the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department Homicide Bureau are investigating an officer-involved shooting that took place early Saturday morning in Castaic, according to a news release from the department.
By Jim Holt
The annual Rubber Ducky Regatta and Festival benefits the Samuel Dixon Family Health Centers Inc., which operate three primary family health centers in the Santa Clarita Valley. The Santa Clarita Valley-founded and -based nonprofit serves uninsured and under-insured residents, providing immunizations and vaccines, physicals, screening and diagnostic tests, well baby care, preventative programs, family planning, women's health services, prenatal services, treatment of illness and injury, and more.
Saturday's Santa Ana winds that whipped through the Santa Clarita Valley did not appear to cause as much damage as Friday, but officials were kept plenty busy after a brush fire broke out in the Newhall Pass.
SANTA CLARITA - Firefighters from multiple agencies were able to quickly jump on and contain a brush fire that broke out in the Newhall Pass Saturday afternoon, holding it to about 15 acres, according to a fire official.
SANTA CLARITA - One northbound lane of Interstate 5 north of the Santa Clarita Valley is expected to be closed until late this morning while officials from the California Highway Patrol deal with a big rig that went off the side of the freeway.
The Swon Brothers, Zach, left, and Colton, perform Oklahoma Livin' on stage at the SCV Music Festival held at Valencia Country Club on Friday night. The festival will continue Saturday.
SANTA CLARITA - Damaging Santa Ana winds swept through the Santa Clarita Valley on Friday, toppling trees, knocking down power lines and ripping street signs off their mounts.
SANTA CLARITA - It's time once again for the annual Fun in the Sun Chili Cook Off, but organizers are looking to kick it up a notch for this year.
SANTA CLARITA - Local school district officials are applauding a state effort to move away from traditional paper-and-pencil tests in favor of computer-based ones, saying the shift will help students become familiar with new national education standards that are expected to go into effect in the next few years.
VALENCIA, CA (October 4, 2013)- The Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Health Foundation invites everyone to a fun evening of Bingo on Wednesday, October 16 from 6 to 9:30 p.m. at the Valencia Hills Clubhouse, 24060 Oak Vale Drive, Valencia, to benefit patient care at the Sheila R. Veloz Breast Imaging Center.
Santa Clarita - The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) plans to implement the closures listed below as part of a project that is constructing a truck lane on southbound I-5 between Pico Canyon Road/Lyons Avenue and the Antelope Valley Freeway (SR-14). (More information about the project is here.)
Dozens of people at Sierra Vista Junior High School participated in Lee National Denim Day Thursday to raise money for breast cancer research.
A string of recent strong-arm robberies in the Santa Clarita Valley – cases in which valuables are taken from victims by force – are not believed to be related, according to the sergeant in charge of the Sheriff's Station robbery task force.
More than 250 volunteers put Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s message of civic responsibility into action Sunday when they spruced up Carousel Ranch, ultimately helping the kids treated there.