SAN FERNANDO - Lawyers squared off over the accuracy of DNA evidence as the prosecution continued its case against the alleged Canyon Country rapist Tuesday.
Local high school directors and musicians are concerned anticipated state budget cuts could force the district's prestigious Honor Band program to shut down or shrink.
Eyewitnesses said a man in a red SUV nearly ran them over as he evaded Los Angeles County Sheriff's squad cars at the Westfield Valencia Town Center Mall Tuesday evening.
Santa Clarita city officials will pull out the official groundbreaking shovels this afternoon, but work is already underway on the final chunk of the $245 million road that will span the valley in 2010.
City officials are planning to meet the requirements of a state law that mandates cities to provide permanent locations for homeless shelters.
Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital and The Signal will host the first SCV Chamber of Commerce Health and Wellness Fair from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at College of the Canyons.
Newhall Library invites all families with school-age children to attend "We Shall Overcome," a free program presenting a musical journey through African-American history. "We Shall Overcome" features Makinto playing a variety of instruments to illustrate the evolution of black music from African roots, slavery, emancipation, awakening, civil rights movement, to modern times.
Bracing against the threat of massive state budget cuts, officials at two local school districts believe increasing class sizes would reduce the number of layoffs and loss of programs.
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A Santa Clarita Superior Court judge will arraign Douglas Christopher on Friday on two counts of felony child abuse in connection to an alleged 1988 beating at the Alamo compound in Saugus, a district attorney spokeswoman said.
In their ongoing effort to put the Santa Clara River on a salt-free diet, sanitation officials plan to stop the sale of salt at local hardware stores.
Alleged extortionist Jose Gregorio will enter a plea in Santa Clarita Superior Court Feb. 6, a district attorney official said.
Vincenzo Dellolio will be arraigned in Santa Clarita Superior Court today on one count of felony residential burglary and one count of weapon's possession, a sheriff's station official said.
On Friday, June 6th, 2014, The California Highway Patrol Newhall Area Office will be conducting a sobriety checkpoint in the unincorporated area of Los Angeles County. The checkpoint will begin at approximately 6:30 pm and conclude at approximately 2:30 am Saturday, June 7th, 2014.
Around 90 people turned out Thursday night for a community meeting to hear the latest updates on the California High-Speed Rail project and discuss the routes being considered as the bullet train makes its way from Palmdale to Los Angeles, which includes potential routes through the Santa Clarita Valley.
A man who attempted to force a woman into his car was arrested at gunpoint without incident in Canyon Country Thursday night, according to a sergeant at the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station.
On Thursday, June 5, 2014, deputies from the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff Station's Special Assignment Team (SAT) and the Summer Violent Crime Enforcement Program (SVCEP) conducted a multiple-location parole/probation compliance operation during the early morning hours. The deputies were accompanied by a Los Angeles County Probation Officer. This morning's operation included locations in Canyon Country, Saugus, Newhall, and Val Verde.
Parents and students were warned of a man annoying students near Hart High School today, a spokeswoman for the William S. Hart Union High School District said.
Santa Clarita Valley firefighters worked "delicately" to contain a small fire that broke out Thursday in the ceiling of the newly renovated gymnasium at The Master's College, a fire spokesman said.
Seven students from College of the Canyon's medical lab technician program will take part in a pinning ceremony tonight.
The Samuel Dixon Family Health Centers announced today that Philip Solomon is taking over as the new chief executive officer of the organization. Solomon has served as Samuel Dixon's chief operating officer for the past two years and has a long history working for non-profits.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A man who played a dancing hamster in Kia car commercials and was a backup dancer for Madonna has been charged with California disability fraud.
MPERIAL, Calif. (AP) - A Marine jet crashed into a residential area in a Southern California desert community Wednesday, exploding and setting two homes on fire. The pilot ejected safely, and there was no immediate word of any injuries on the ground.
Five teenage girls injured in a late-night crash last weekend, including a Canyon High School sophomore who remains in the hospital in intensive care, continue to improve, according to a spokeswoman for the William S. Hart Union High School District.
Tuesday's primary election saw Republicans come out on top in two races to represent portions of the Santa Clarita Valley in the state Assembly.
Veterans and their families are invited to apply for affordable housing in a new neighborhood to be located in Santa Clarita.