As temperatures climb to triple digits through the weekend, local fire stations will keep staff ramped up in preparation for any major flareups.
"We are inching toward fire season, that's for sure," said Luke Claus, assistant fire chief for the Santa Clarita Valley and surrounding areas. "The temperatures are expected to go up this week. It is very dry and drying out."
A man shot his ex-wife and then himself in Valencia on Monday night, gravely wounding himself and leaving her injured but in stable condition, sheriff's deputies said.
Santa Clarita City Councilman Bob Kellar has officially given his support to Michael Cruz in his November bid to become director of the Newhall County Water District.
At first glance, Sherryan Lima doesn't look the part of grass-roots political organizer.
After a summerlong trial period, George Thomas may get the go-ahead to keep having weekly bike nights at his Route 66 Classic Grill in Canyon Country.
State Superintendent Jack O'Connell toured Placerita Junior High School on Monday to learn about the school's efforts to improve standardized test scores and get a glimpse of the newly-modernized campus.
College of the Canyons started its semester Monday expecting its highest enrollment ever, but because of heavy cuts to the class schedule, students packed 90 percent of the classes and filled wait lists.
The William S. Hart Union High School District has proposed shuffling school boundaries in three areas of the Santa Clarita Valley to relieve overcrowding at junior high and high schools.
The Santa Clarita Valley Special Education Local Plan Area is encouraging parents who have a child who may have special needs to contact their local school district office.
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When Steve Silvers drives from Canyon Country to Valencia, he tries to avoid the Bouquet Canyon Road junction.
Nearly two years after the unsolved slaying of a 17-year-old in Newhall, a trial set for Friday will determine whether sheriff's deputies who stopped a relative driving him to the hospital contributed to the teen's death.
Moments after signing up for a library card at the Valencia Library, Bobbi Bina hauled off seven books, free of charge.
A grass-roots group determined to reboot California's political system is being accused by local politicians as being nothing more than a left-wing group bent on raising taxes.
About 30 kids in white T-shirts and green shorts stood up straight Saturday after a grueling uphill run and did their best not to attract the wrath of the shouting Marines who were inspecting them.
A joint sweep of Santa Clarita Valley street food vendors last week resulted in inspectors confiscating more than 10 food carts, sheriff's officials said.
Six Flags Magic Mountain's iconic roller coaster Colossus will close Aug. 16 after a 36-year run, officials at the Santa Clarita Valley theme park announced Tuesday.
Voter turnout appeared sluggish today at Santa Clarita Valley polling places as the 2014 primary election got under way.
After a month-long investigation into the stabbing of a father and son outside a Newhall bar, Santa Clarita Valley sheriff's detectives have arrested an affiliate of the outlawed Vagos Motorcycle Club on suspicion of attempted murder, a sheriff's spokesman said Tuesday.
A woman was injured and taken to the hospital Tuesday following a two-car traffic collision on Highway 14 near Golden Valley Road, a spokeswoman for the Los Angeles County Fire Department said.
The first gubernatorial primary under California's new top-two system has evolved into a typical campaign between Republicans hoping to come in second, pitting a state lawmaker who is a tea party favorite against a socially moderate investment banker making his first run for public office.
Two Santa Clarita Valley teens injured in a late-night crash last weekend were resting at home Monday, a third was due to go home and a fourth was released, although it was unclear whether she went home or to another hospital, officials said.
Bank robbers used sticky mouse traps to try to catch themselves some loot recently through the slot of a Santa Clarita Valley bank night deposit box.
Persistent heckling from an audience member during a performance of "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof" led to the shut-down of the production's remaining Santa Clarita Valley run.
A joint forces crackdown on Bouquet Canyon Road reckless drivers led to the arrest of two men identified as members of an illegal racing club, a spokesman for the California Highway Patrol said Monday.
It seemed a perfectly normal summer day July 29, 2013, as Melissa Urban of Castaic left work. Like many working moms, she still had plenty to do, starting with picking up her 17-month-old daughter, Kennedy, from child care, and later delivering dinner to her laid-up boss.
Behind the shutters and the boarded up windows of a house on Bernina Avenue in Canyon Country, now red-tagged with "No trespassing" stickers, lies the history of a man who devoted his life to helping the unfortunate.
Everyone wants a puppy, no one wants an old dog - unless you happen to be Nancy Koch.
Four teenage girls were hurt – one with serious head injuries – when the driver of a Honda Accord apparently lost control of the car late Saturday night and slammed it into a light post on Newhall Ranch Road.