For his first Halloween costume, 4-year-old Jonathan Morita insisted on dressing up as Confederate Civil War Gen. Robert E. Lee.
Splat! There goes another bug on the windshield.
Sheriff's detectives arrested a 22-year-old man suspected of killing his 18-year-old girlfriend after she was found strangled in the bedroom of her Canyon Country home late Sunday.
Before the new backpacks come out or the textbooks are handed around, local school officials already have a lesson for those soon to be back in the classroom: reduce the risk of spreading swine flu.
The William S. Hart Union High School District has scheduled a second series of public information meetings to cover proposed school boundary adjustments slated to take effect in August 2010. Adjustments are necessary to ease overcrowding in some area schools, while making better use of schools with declining enrollment.
The strains of "Mi Shebayrakh," a Jewish prayer of healing, rose on the morning air. Gentle hillsides and surrounding trees provided a serene setting for the Monday event commemorating a violent chapter in Jewish history in Southern California.
A program initiated by Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich in response to the North Valley Jewish Community Center shooting has resulted in the confiscation of 5,812 weapons from convicted criminals in Los Angeles County since its inception in February 2000.
Newhall resident Peggy Taylor had an unexpected visit recently from some of her more unruly neighbors: three wayward coyotes came to her front door.
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Sheriff's detectives arrested a man suspected of killing his 18-year-old girlfriend in her Canyon Country home Sunday night.
Whenever Lisa Schindewolf taught her 30 art students at Placerita Junior High School how to make sculptures, she had to sit at one of the tables and have the students gather around to watch the step-by-step process.
A person was arrested for driving under the influence Sunday on the Northbound I-14 just north of Agua Dulce Canyon Road.
Sheriff's deputies arrested an alleged underage drunk driver about 6 a.m. Saturday after he took out some foliage with his vehicle.
Sheriff's deputies arrested three boys Saturday evening for vandalism after they were seen spray painting graffiti on a local wash wall.
Highs Tuesday reached 91 degrees in Canyon Country and 89 degrees in Saugus.
A damaged insulator and visible signs of arcing on a power line conductor found near where the Powerhouse Fire started are among the reasons the blaze was determined to be caused by power lines, according to a report released Tuesday.
A 22-year-old Canyon Country man out on bail after being charged with burglary and assault with a deadly weapon last month was arrested Tuesday for burglary and attempted burglary, a sheriff's official said.
Santa Clarita Valley sheriff's Capt. Roosevelt Johnson told local business leaders Tuesday he wants to have one of his investigators give them a training session on cyber crime.
County supervisors voted Tuesday to implement Laura's Law - a law that allows counties to pursue court-ordered assisted outpatient treatment for individuals suffering from mental illnesses.
No criminal charges are expected in a single-car crash last May that left five teenage girls injured, one seriously, according to a traffic collision investigator with the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station.
A 22-year-old Newhall man has been arrested on suspicion he sent "harmful matter" to a minor, according to a detective with the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station.
An overturned vehicle temporarily blocked northbound lanes on Interstate 5 near Lyons Avenue shortly after noon, casuing traffic to back up to Highway 14 for a time, according to reports from the California Highway Patrol.
Voters can forget the traditional Republican-Democratic match-ups in at least seven California congressional districts come November - including the one representing the Santa Clarita Valley.
Traversing the 35 miles from the Santa Clarita Valley to Dodger Stadium, and back again, can be a challenge.
A landscaping crew extinguished what authorities believe was a deliberately set brush fire near an apartment building in Canyon Country on Monday, preventing its spread up a dry canyon, a fire official said.
Golden Valley High School student Jennifer Kong was awarded first place for her entry in the "Congressional Art Competition: An Artistic Discovery."
From a black-and-white poster, Johnny Cash solemnly surveys the work bench strewn with colorful, exotic woods.
As California's drought deepens, the Castaic Lake Water Agency is hosting a symposium Friday for Santa Clarita Valley residents to learn about problems getting water to Southern California - and what they might do about it.
Thieves made off with a $5,000 cheese-melting oven from an Italian restaurant in Stevenson Ranch, according to a report on file Sunday at the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station.