SANTA CLARITA - Organizers of an essay contest for fourth- fifth- and sixth-graders to honor the arrival of the traveling Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall in Santa Clarita Valley have extended the deadline by one week.
The City of Santa Clarita will host a groundbreaking event for the Sand Canyon Road/State Route 14 beautification project on Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. The event will take place near the Mobil Station adjacent to the SR 14 on-ramp. Residents interested in attending the event should RSVP by Tuesday, August 27 to Corrina Knudson at (661) 255-4939 or by email at email@example.com.
SANTA CLARITA - Local actors interested in participating in an upcoming College of the Canyons theatre department fall semester production are invited to attend one of two open auditions dates being held Aug. 26 and 27.
San Fernando Valley – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will close the following lanes and ramps of the Golden State Freeway (I-5) as part of a $121 million improvement project to construct High Occupancy Vehicle (HOV or carpool) lanes in each direction along I-5 between SR-170 to Buena Vista Street. Closures are subject to change. Detours will be signed.
This week in Saugus we had five Part-1 crimes. Of the five part-1 crimes there are two which are of most concern. There were two residential burglaries on Parvin Drive over the past week. The first occurred in the 21600 block of Parvin Drive on Wednesday, 08/14/13, between 12:00AM and 7:00AM. The victim discovered that overnight someone had entered through an open back door and stole electronic equipment along with personal items. The second burglary occurred in the 21700 block of Parvin Drive on Thursday, 08/15/13, at 8:15PM. The informant arrived at the ...
Santa Clarita Valley residents turned out in force Wednesday night for an open-house-style forum to discuss, learn about and in some cases criticize a city proposal to link Dockweiler Drive with Lyons Avenue.
About 30 people gathered outside the Santa Clarita Valley office of Rep. Howard "Buck" McKeon, R-Santa Clarita, Wednesday to urge him to support expanded gun control measures, such as background checks.
SANTA CLARITA - In a variation on the cat-stuck-in-a-tree story, Castaic firefighters rescued two baby raccoons from an apartment Dumpster today - and nobody even got scratched in the process.
SACRAMENTO – Assemblyman Scott Wilk, R-Santa Clarita, has signed onto an important piece of legislation which calls for appropriating an additional $22 million from the general fund to the California State University system.
Santa Fe Springs, CA- High West Nile virus (WNV) infection rates in mosquitoes in the San Fernando Valley are prompting the Greater Los Angeles County Vector Control District (GLACVCD) to conduct more door-to-door neighborhood awareness campaigns this summer. On Thursday, August 22, district staff will be informing residents in the Valley Glen community of the San Fernando Valley of the West Nile virus threat in their area. The campaign will be conducted between 9:00 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. and seeks to raise awareness and expand control and surveillance operations in residential neighborhoods in order to safeguard ...
SANTA CLARITA - One person was hurt and taken to Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital this morning following a two-car traffic collision in Valencia, a spokesman for the Los Angeles County Fire Department said.
SANTA CLARITA - Warm weather is due to linger in the Santa Clarita Valley until at least Labor Day weekend, National Weather Service forecasters said Tuesday.
SANTA CLARITA - Interstate 5 is officially the busiest interstate in the country, federal transportation officials announced this week, with 21.4 billion miles traveled on the Mexico-to-Washington thoroughfare during 2011,
SANTA CLARITA - The man in charge of monitoring criminals on probation in Los Angeles County, including the Santa Clarita Valley, wants more of the "habitual absconders" fitted with GPS tracking devices in an effort to keep better tabs on them.
SANTA CLARITA - They give coyotes a bad rap - the owls, hawks and falcons of the Santa Clarita Valley.
Los Angeles County social workers rallied outside a county supervisor's office in El Monte on Monday, demanding the county hire more workers for the Department of Children and Family Services to relieve caseloads and provide better care.
College of the Canyons will host a free orientation next Monday for job seekers interested in the fields of aerospace and biomedical manufacturing.
SANTA CLARITA - One woman was injured and taken to the hospital this morning following a four-car crash near the Valencia post office on McBean Parkway.
Visitors to the Valencia Library last weekend were greeted with a sweet surprise: icing-topped and candy-cane-lined gingerbread houses on display for what organizers hope will become a yearly Gingerbread House Contest.
A multi-vehicle crash in Saugus Sunday morning ended with one of the vehicles flipped onto its roof.
The annual Metrolink Holiday Toy Express has been stopped in its tracks because of budget cuts.
Sheriff's Department officials called in deputies from throughout the county Sunday for the Paul Walker-Roger Rodas memorial, which drew some 6,000 to a business park in Valencia.
An estimated 6,000 people converged on Valencia Sunday for a memorial to "Fast & Furious" star Paul Walker and his friend Roger Rodas, jamming traffic around the crash site where the two men died more than a week ago.
Santa Clarita city officials are urging residents to stay away from the Rye Canyon Business Park Sunday, where potentially thousands of car enthusiasts are expected for a memorial event for actor Paul Walker and local businessman Roger Rodas.
Local residents in the north Valencia housing communities near the Paul Walker crash site are bracing for heavy traffic today as a memorial for Paul Walker and Roger Rodas gets underway from noon- 5 p.m.
Northbound lanes of Interstate 5 through the Grapevine were closed for hours Saturday after a winter snow storm blew through Southern California, dropping snow and rain in its wake.
Work has resumed on the project to add new lanes and lift Highway 126 traffic over Commerce Center Drive in Castaic, several weeks after the discovery of a number of legless lizards stymied work in the area.
A Saugus man is suing a former school board candidate over a campaign robocall he claims was illegally placed before last November's election.
The Santa Clarita Rotary Club planned to "adopt" five families from Single Mothers Outreach this year, providing their children with holiday presents, but Santa apparently had other plans.
Cold and rainy conditions did little to stem the flow of attendees to Santa Clarita's Literacy and Arts Festival at the Newhall Library on Saturday, with thousands turning out during the annual event.