If you've driven down Newhall Avenue, chances are you've seen it - a 75-ton historic train engine.
As the state delays a $4 billion payment to California school districts to deal with the state budget crisis, local superintendents said Monday they will be able to continue daily operations while dipping into reserves and district funds.
Firefighters made some progress in battling a blaze near Pyramid Lake that had quickly spread to more than 400 acres, briefly threatening oil, gas and power lines in the area, a U.S. Forest Service spokeswoman said.
The 20-year-old Canyon Country man accused in the drunk-driving killing of a bicyclist on Bouquet Canyon Road Saturday had two previous DUI convictions in as many years, court records show.
The 20-year-old suspect in a drunk-driving crash that left one bicyclist dead and two injured Saturday is set to be charged and arraigned today in San Fernando Superior Court, said Los Angeles County District Attorney's spokeswoman Jane Robison.
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Coroner's officials identified a Canyon Country husband and wife Monday who died over the weekend in an apparent murder-suicide.
In its last meeting before the summer recess, the Santa Clarita City Council is poised Tuesday to approve a five-year agreement for a joint-powers authority to oversee the local TV station.
While many school districts facing budget cuts have slashed summer school offerings and arts programs, the Saugus Union School District was able to offer arts-enrichment classes this month, thanks to a grant and tuition paid by parents.
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A man and a woman are dead after an apparent murder-suicide Sunday morning in Canyon Country.
Thanks to the kindness of some cowboys, a pooch who's terrified of fireworks is back home in Fair Oaks Ranch today after a harrowing few days in the wild.
College of the Canyons negotiators and the union representing 450 of the school's part-time faculty members have reached a contract agreement that reflects a slight pay increase and progress on seniority rights.
"It reminds me of Woodstock," said Ian Mort, 53, of Chatsworth.
One local bicyclist was killed and two more injured Saturday when they were hit by an alleged drunken driver on Bouquet Canyon Road in the Angeles National Forest, officials said.
Every year, as witnessed Monday, more and more people turn out for the Memorial Day Tribute in the Santa Clarita Valley, meaning more and more people proudly stand shoulder-to-shoulder with their local veterans honored on that day.
The familiar look and feel of Santa Clarita's annual "Concerts in the Park" will have a familiar sound this year, as city officials have brought back a collection of popular acts to mark the 25th anniversary of the summer performance series.
A state legislator who represents portions of the Santa Clarita Valley has introduced a bill that would make changes to California's charter school law by blocking such schools from locating outside the district that charters them.
300 Boy Scouts, Cub Scouts, Girl Scouts and Brownies planted an estimated 5,000 American flags on the graves of people with military service in honor of Memorial Day at Eternal Valley Memorial Park & Mortuary in Newhall on Saturday.
The city of Santa Clarita will cap off its Bike Safety Month with the Kids Biking and Walking Festival on Saturday.
Santa Clarita Valley officials are ramping up a public safety campaign to encourage bicyclists, as well as pedestrians and motorists to be safer on the road, according to officials.
Scores of Castaic Lake patrons expressed anger and frustration Sunday when they learned at the gate that there was no swimming allowed at the park.
As one of the worst droughts on record deepens, and water levels at Castaic Lake continue to drop, Santa Clarita Valley ratepayers could find themselves paying more for their water as a result, water officials said.
The American Red Cross is hosting a blood drive at the Santa Clarita Valley Family YMCA today from 10:45 a.m. to 5 p.m.
An off-roading enthusiast died Sunday following a crash at the Hungry Valley State Vehicular Recreational Area entrance near Gorman, a spokeswoman for the Los Angeles County Coroner said.
Homicide detectives looking for a Saugus High School grad who went missing from her current home in Brentwood Saturday are now checking reports the woman has been found safe, according to an officer with the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department said.
At approximately 6pm, on Saturday, May 24, 2014, deputies from the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station's Summer Violent Crime Enforcement Program (SVCEP) stopped a vehicle for routine traffic violations. Upon contacting the driver, deputies could smell the odor of marijuana coming from inside the vehicle. The driver was detained pending a narcotics investigation, and the vehicle was searched. Inside the vehicle's trunk, deputies found all the makings for a lab, used to extract hash oil (also known as honey oil) from marijuana. Seized were hundreds of cans of butane, laboratory style glassware, a scale, a portable stove ...
A Saturday night single-vehicle traffic collision on Interstate 5 near Calgrove Boulevard has claimed the life of a 33-year-old Dale James Starn of Sylmar.
Trinity Classical Academy Head of School, Liz Caddow, leads 21 students in the 2014 graduation ceremony on campus in Valencia on Saturday.
A 20-year-old Castaic man was in custody Saturday night on suspicion of having, making and transporting concentrated cannibis after deputies pulled him over and discovered hash oil and items used to extract hash oil from marijuana, sheriff's officials said in a news release.