Imagine "Little House on the Prairie" meets "The Beverly Hillbillies" and you'll have a good idea of what Mentryville was - a remote boom town sprouted from gushing rivers of oil more than 130 years ago.
Brace for a bout of blustery weather as rain, gusty winds, and possible snow and hail blow into the Santa Clarita Valley and local mountains this weekend.
The unsolved crimes unit of the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department's homicide bureau has reopened an investigation into the death of a former Newhall resident 42 years ago.
The College of the Canyons Foundation hosts its 2009 SCV Wine Classic at the California Institute of the Arts on Saturday, May 30, provide attendees to sample and buy fine wines and gourmet cuisines. Live and silent auctions feature a variety of wines and gift baskets.
Today is the deadline to apply for the California Teachers Association's 50th annual John Swett Award for Media Excellence, given to professional media outlets who have demonstrated exceptional coverage of California public education.
Sheriff's deputies are asking residents to ignore e-mails and text messages touting gang initiations on Thursday night at Santa Clarita Valley Wal-Marts, according to a sheriff's news release.
A memorial service will be held Monday for Nicholas Wayne Pruett, a Canyon High School freshman who died suddenly Tuesday while jogging in a park.
The Hart district board approved a change in the graduation dress-code policy Wednesday to allow high school seniors to wear military uniforms during the ceremony.
Pressure by the Mexican Consulate is forcing the District Attorney to offer misdemeanor plea deals to suspects in the L&M Optical Disc West ID theft case, according to a source close to the case.
Santa Clarita city officials are eyeing a plot of land along Golden Valley Road as a potential site for a new courthouse.
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Nine people were named to oversee $300 million in school-bond funds this week amid claims of backroom politics.
Contract negotiations between the Santa Clarita Community College District and the union representing 450 part-time faculty members are at a standstill over pay and seniority, college officials said Thursday.
LOS ANGELES - Coy Watson Jr., who appeared as a child with Mary Pickford and Jackie Coogan in silent films before abandoning acting for a long career as a newspaper and television news photographer, has died at 96.
When President Obama signed off on a $410 billion spending bill last week, he kept the money flowing for Castaic Lake Water Agency's efforts to clean up polluted water here in the Santa Clarita Valley.
Santa Clarita Valley travelers who hit the road Wednesday night or any time on Thanksgiving Day are being advised to leave during off traffic times and allow extra travel time because the holiday is due to arrive with rain.
SANTA CLARITA - It's that time of the year again. Signal Multimedia is in search of the brightest and best decorated houses around the Santa Clarita Valley this holiday season.
SANTA CLARITA - After 10 years and almost 7,000 packages sent to more than 700 service men and women stationed overseas, the Hands and Hearts volunteer group will box up its last shipment at the end of this year.
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Flair Cleaners will begin its 11th annual Holiday Clothing and Shoe Drive on Friday, collecting gently used or new clothing and shoes to be delivered to Helping Hands for the Blind, St. Vincent de Paul's Thrift Store and the National Council of Jewish Women Thrift Shop.
All the ballots are counted and the results from recent board elections in the Santa Clarita Valley are largely unchanged from what was announced earlier this month.
Children using just Lego bricks, computer boards and a lot of brain power demonstrated how they would respond to natural disasters.
Hart district officials are looking to shed a problem of rattlesnakes making their way onto school campuses by installing special fencing to keep the creatures out.
Soup for the Soul provided soup for the belly Sunday as hundreds turned out to support the Bridge to Home shelter's inaugural fundraiser.
A chorus of half a dozen local marching bands sounded like winners this weekend at the Southern California School Band and Orchestra Association championships, with gold medals going to the bands from Hart High School and Valencia High School, according to local school officials and a competition representative.
A program to help set girls at two Santa Clarita Valley probationary camps on the road to academic success through creative writing and mentoring has been honored at the White House by first lady Michelle Obama.
Those wishing to weigh in on a county proposal to purchase and expand the Castaic Library can do so during a public hearing at Tuesday's meeting of the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors.
SANTA CLARITA - Dozens of parents and students interested in learning more about educational programs and job opportunities gathered in the Hyatt Regency Valencia for the Choices in Education Expo Saturday.
Officials have blocked multiple lanes of Highway 14 after a vehicle apparently collided with a stalled car near the junction with Interstate 5, according to an official with the California Highway Patrol.
SANTA CLARITA - One of the driest years in the history of California has left State Water Project contractors with just a trickle of the water they requested, and expect, from Northern California.