Backed by a shower of blue-silver confetti and the opening riff of Europe's "The Final Countdown" the Six Flags Magic Mountain theme park officially launched the newest addition to the Santa Clarita Valley skyline, dubbed "Full Throttle," on Friday.
A pregnant woman complained of stomach pains and a child was injured after a minivan rolled over on the Highway 14 freeway in Canyon Country early today, a California Highway Patrol officer said.
The Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station conducted a DUI/Driver's License checkpoint on June 20, 2013 from 1800 to 0200 hours as part of the city of Santa Clarita's commitment to traffic safety. This checkpoint was one of many that have been or will be conducted throughout the year in Santa Clarita. The location of Thursday's checkpoint was on Newhall Ranch Road @ Grandview Drive.
Welcome to the longest day of the year. In Pacific Daylight Time, summer officially began Thursday at 10:04 p.m. - the moment when the tilt of the planet's axis most inclines the northern hemisphere toward the sun. That creates the longest day followed by the shortest night of the year. In Santa Clarita Valley time, summer means it's time to swim and play. "We have swimming lessons and sports practices. We may go to Ventura ...
A 23-year-old Castaic man who fashioned a spear out of a broomstick and knife killed his family's dog and cat with the weapon, then lit the dog's body on fire, sheriff's officials said Thursday.
The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority announced new regulations this week aimed at stopping people from ducking fares to use the Metro rail subway system.
Nobody wants to think it could happen: an active shooter on a campus in the Santa Clarita Valley.
A convicted murderer and registered sex offender who lives in Acton has been ordered to stand trial on rape charges, a District Attorney's spokeswoman said Thursday.
The City of Santa Clarita invites artists or a team of artists to design two artistic and functional bike racks for the Canyon County Community Center, located at 18792 Flying Tiger Drive. Artists must submit a proposal and application by Friday, June 28, 2013. Interested artists may submit up to two proposals for the projects in addition to the following materials: A letter explaining the artist's interest in the project.If submitting as a team, ...
Santa Clarita Valley residents have 30 more days to debate their chloride options after the Santa Clarita Valley Sanitation District Board approved Wednesday a request for more time.
Santa Clarita's "Summer Blast" kicked off this week, offering SCV youth up to eight weeks of afternoon activities to stay busy while school's out.
After taking his oath of office, Valencia resident Chris Fall said Wednesday that he is "pumped" to officially join the William S. Hart Union High School District board.
LANCASTER - A woman found inside the Acton mobile home of a convicted murderer was naked and "under the influence," a parole officer testified Wednesday in the rape trial of the woman's alleged assailant.
LOS ANGELES - An ambitious expansion plan for Disney's Golden Oak movie ranch in Placerita Canyon received unanimous approval Wednesday from the Los Angeles Regional Planning Commission.
A Canyon Country man pleaded not guilty Wednesday to four felony counts in Tuesday's wrong-way crash on Highway 14 that injured 13 people, four of them seriously.
SANTA CLARITA - A Lancaster man has been arrested in connection with a series of residential burglaries in the Santa Clarita Valley, a Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station spokesman said Friday.
SANTA CLARITA - A Valencia cat has been quarantined out of concern that it was exposed to a rabid bat found outside its home, county health officials reported.
SANTA CLARITA - A Newhall child was transported to the hospital today after suffering a cardiac arrest, according to an official with the Los Angeles County Fire Department.
SANTA CLARITA - A week after he first disappeared, apparently near Castaic Lake, 19-year-old Bryce Laspisa remains missing - and the identity of a body found burning in the area this week remains unknown, officials said Friday.
Over 4,700 firefighters continue to battle six major wildfires burning across California. Yesterday two where contained and two more sparked in Modoc County. The Rim Fire burning near and in Yosemite National Park has now burned 246,350 acres (385 square miles) and is 80% contained. The Rim Fire continues to actively burn and is now the 3rd largest wildfire in California's recorded history. See the Top 20 list. Now that the threat to the State ...
The monthly Art SLAM series in Old Town Newhall went Hollywood last night with Film SLAM.