Because of a quirk in California law, some residents who might normally rock the vote are instead being rocked to sleep by a dizzying succession of elections, according to a county official.
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Homicide detectives from the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department are investigating the death of a man who was found set ablaze early Saturday morning in the area of the Interstate-5 and Templin Highway near the Angeles National Forest.
Five burglary suspects were nabbed in two separate Canyon Country break-ins within just a few hours Friday, including one in Fair Oaks Ranch.
For 24 hours starting this morning, the cancer warriors of the Santa Clarita Valley will walk in remembrance, in celebration of life and in survivorship during the 10th annual Santa Clarita Valley Relay for Life.
Film legend Harry "Dobe" Carey Jr. will return to his old family ranch at Tesoro Adobe Historic Park in Valencia today for the first time since the park's dedication in 2005, said Albert Ewing, a recreation services leader for Los Angeles County Parks and Recreation.
The Beverly Hills Bar Association (BHBA), in association with the Beverly Hills Bar Foundation and the Law Guild of Beverly Hills, will honor the justices of the California Supreme Court at lunch Tuesday at the Beverly Hills Hotel. All seven state Supreme Court justices are slated to attend. Tickets to the Beverly Hills Bar Association's 55th Annual Supreme Court Luncheon are $130 per person.
A motorcyclist between the ages of 25 and 30 died Friday afternoon in crash on Sand Canyon Road near state Route 14, sheriff's deputies said. The man's motorcycle collided with a passenger car about 4:30 p.m., gravely injuring the motorcyclist.
High school graduations are a time of reflection for more than just the graduates themselves. The parents and family members of the graduates also take time to reflect, as was the case at West Ranch High School's graduation Friday.
Two documents, each of them vital to the future of the Santa Clarita Valley's Westside unincorporated communities, are expected to be ready just in time for June public information meetings, according to officials.
A proposal by Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger to eliminate new Cal Grants to undergraduate college students is facing criticism from local colleges.
Mommy gets special treatment
Ambulances transported a 54-year-old Northridge man to the hospital Tuesday after he rolled his car off southbound Interstate 5 just north of the McBean Parkway.
The students and staff of Early College High School gave a final farewell to their school Friday during a closing ceremony that highlighted the achievements of 134 freshmen and sophomores during the school's short, two-year history.
College of the Canyons has introduced a new Friday morning tour program for interested students.
A Bay Area couple traveling southbound on Interstate 5 pulled two adults out of a shattered SUV that was involved in a high-speed crash, then told stories and prayed for the couple's 16-year-old daughter when they couldn't get her out of the crumpled vehicle, one of the rescuers said Monday.
The importance of promoting business and economic growth was a main topic discussed by four candidates running to represent the 36th Assembly District during a forum put on by Santa Clarita Valley media outlets last weekend.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Just about everyone thinking about running for president is kicking it into gear now, slowpokes included.
More than 70 kids gathered Easter eggs at Summit Park on Sunday as part of the YMCA's Egg-stravaganza event.
The intrigue of an open seat and a guaranteed new council member apparently didn't translate to increased voter interest, as voter participation in Tuesday's Santa Clarita City Council election was lower than the last election in 2012, according to numbers released by the city this week.
Thousands of runners got down and dirty Sunday as they competed in the annual Merrell Down & Dirty Obstacle Race at Castaic Lake.
A half-acre of "heavy brush" in the Santa Clara River wash near the corner of Valencia Boulevard and Cinema Drive prompted swift action from county firefighters, who knocked the fire down in less than 20 minutes, a spokesman for the Los Angeles County Fire Department said.
Six people including three children were "critically injured" and airlifted to the hospital Sunday following a two-vehicle crash near Gorman, a spokesman for the Los Angeles County Fire Department said.
Driver fatigue is suspected to have played a part in a single-car crash near Agua Dulce Saturday night that claimed the life of a Palmdale man, according to the California Highway Patrol officer investigating the incident.
The race for the Santa Clarita City Council seat formerly occupied by Frank Ferry is expected to be decided Tuesday - a week after the election was held.
Thousands of people hauled obsolete electronics, unneeded paint and flammable liquids to College of the Canyons on Saturday to take part in an event meant to rid them of the household materials considered too dangerous to go into the normal trash.
Higher Vision Church will celebrate Easter the same day as everyone else, but it's joining with another Castaic-area church in throwing a party the day before.
Santa Clarita is inviting residents to a "meet and greet' for the new Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station captain Wednesday at City Hall.
Thousands of people were schooled on how to reduce their impact on the environment during Santa Clarita's annual Earth Arbor Day at Central Park on Saturday.
As election returns rolled in during last Tuesday's challenger-heavy Santa Clarita City Council race, a pattern emerged: The two incumbents were comfortably out front, and a pack of two to five challengers was clumped behind them in a race for the third seat so close that its results won't be known, at the earliest, until the last ballot is counted this Tuesday.