SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Gov. Jerry Brown signed legislation Friday that will establish California's first rules detailing how oil drillers use a technique known as fracking.
A Hart district board seat remains in limbo after former and potentially future board member Chris Fall said he needs more time to decide on whether the potential conflict of interest that forced him from the board earlier this summer has been resolved.
A Grandparents' Day celebration featuring a sock hop and free dinner is planned for tonight at the Castaic Sports Complex.
Two schools in the Castaic Union School District will be under new leadership after members of the district board voted Thursday night to appoint a new principal for Castaic Middle School and an interim principal at Northlake Hills Elementary School.
It was a blast from the past at Pico Canyon Elementary School on Wednesday - all the way back to prehistoric time - for Cro-Magnon Day.
This week zone 3 saw three part-one crimes. Of those crimes, zone 3 had one robbery, one petty theft, and one commercial burglary.
A Castaic man accused of spearing his pet dog and cat is back in jail after he failed to appear in court as promised, court officials said.
Zone 5-Valencia had eighteen Part-1 Crimes reported during the past week. The criminal incidents included a commercial burglary, vehicle burglary, a theft from an unlocked vehicle and numerous petty theft type crimes.
A "scratched" hiker lost in the woods of the Angeles National Forest since Sunday is recovering in the hospital thanks to the heroic efforts of three hikers including a husband and wife who heard his cries for help, said the man's rescuer.
There were 9 part 1 crimes reported in the Newhall area. 1 robbery, 3 burglaries, 2 assaults, 2 vehicle thefts, and 1 shoplift.
This past week in Zone 7, the following Part-1 Crimes occurred:
Firefighters got the jump on a brush fire in Canyon Country this morning, containing it to one quarter acre, a spokesman for the Los Angeles County Fire Department.
SANTA CLARITA - There were peace symbols. There were tie-dyed clothes. There were love beads, sandals and plenty of music at the swinging seniors Sixties Concert and Dance Wednesday - just no drummer.
SANTA CLARITA - Justice is expected to move slowly for two young local men accused of being "street racers" and charged with murder in the traffic death of Dakota DeMott and, as a result, the case has been transferred downtown to a courtroom in Los Angeles, court officials said.
SANTA CLARITA - A 20-year-old Valencia man was arraigned Wednesday on charges he was under the influence of alcohol when he drove a car that crashed while towing his 19-year-old friend on a skateboard, a court bailiff said.
Rep. Howard "Buck" McKeon, R-Santa Clarita, officially announced Thursday that he plans to retire from his seat in the 25th Congressional District and has endorsed Republican former state Sen. Tony Strickland to succeed him.
A baker's dozen candidates are expected to vie for the three seats open on the Santa Clarita City Council during April's election, according Wednesday's filings at Santa Clarita City Hall.
An 18-year-old Castaic man hit by a car while skateboarding across The Old Road in Stevenson Ranch has died of his injuries, officials said Wednesday.
A woman dubbed the "Blond Scammer" and suspected of identity thefts in two counties received a suspended sentence Wednesday for crimes committed in the Santa Clarita Valley last January.