A preliminary hearing date has been set in the case of the "blond scammer," a woman who was allegedly part of a ring that stole wallets from women and impersonated credit card holders to obtain cash or expensive jewelry.
SANTA CLARITA - Two lanes of the southbound Interstate 5 were closed down for about five hours Friday morning in Newhall, along with the Pico Canyon Road off-ramp, due to a collision and fuel spill, California Highway Patrol officials said.
A mosquito in Newhall and a dead bird found in Santa Clarita have tested positive for West Nile virus, marking the fourth time this year viral activity has been confirmed in the Santa Clarita Valley.
Gorman - The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) plans to implement the closures listed below as part of a pavement improvement project on the Golden State Freeway (I-5) between Vista Del Lago Road and the Kern County line.
The eighth rabid bat discovered in the Santa Clarita Valley was found clinging to the side of a garage in Santa Clarita, county officials said.
Arleta - The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) plans to implement the closures listed below as part of a project that is constructing High Occupancy Vehicle (HOV or carpool) lanes and a direct HOV lane connector at the I-5/SR-170 interchange. Ramp closures will be staggered. Detours will be signed. Closures are subject to change.
SANTA CLARITA - A cyclist struck by a car more than a month ago remains under hospital care for serious spinal injuries, friends and others said this week.
SANTA CLARITA - Southbound lanes on Dickason Drive near Valencia High School have reopened following an overnight closure to repair damaged caused by a water main break.
BEIRUT (AP) - Syrian troops and opposition fighters clashed Friday during fierce battles in suburbs of the Syrian capital where the opposition claims a chemical weapons attack this week killed more than 130 people, activists said.
On Wednesday, August 14, 2013, a residential "hot prowl" burglary was reported from the 21600 block of Parvin Drive in the City of Santa Clarita. This crime reportedly occurred between midnight and 7:00am.
VALENCIA - Experts in threat assessment and emergency outreach met with about 40 members of the Santa Clarita Valley community during a forum Thursday night to discuss how to prevent school and community violence.
SANTA CLARITA - Lanes of a road near Valencia High School were closed most of Thursday after a water main broke, fracturing pavement and temporarily flooding the area, according to officials.
Half the school districts in the Santa Clarita Valley will not hold their regularly scheduled elections in November because few challengers filed to run, a county official said this week.
SANTA CLARITA - A Lake View Terrace man seriously injured more than a week ago in a motorcycle crash in Stevenson Ranch has died in the hospital, officials confirmed Thursday.
SANTA CLARITA - Five people arrested in March at a Stevenson Ranch hotel and charged with identity theft were ordered to appear next month for a preliminary hearing, a spokeswoman for the Los Angeles County District Attorney's office said.
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.