The Los Angeles County Coroner's Office identified James Frances Simonet as the man who committed suicide by lying down on the railroad tracks in the path of an oncoming Metrolink train in rural Canyon Country March 31.
The next Canyon Country Advisory Committee meeting is tonight from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., in the George A. Caravalho Activity Center Banquet Room, 20880 Centre Pointe Parkway, Santa Clarita.
College of the Canyons' Career Services department hosts its third "Resume Rally" today from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. in the college's Career Center (Seco Hall, Room 103).
The Miss SCV Scholarship Pageant is out to crown the 29th Miss SCV.
Two people were arrested on April 7 after deputies found drugs and a gun in a home in the 19000 block of Drycliff Street in Canyon Country.
The Santa Clarita City Council put the brakes on a proposed change to local bicycle law Tuesday after several cyclists voiced concern.
The camp, held from April 6 to 9, was organized by 16-year-old Taylor Kozak, an offensive linebacker for the Canyon High School Cowboys.
She's given so many hours of effort and time to the Castaic Sports Complex, many there probably wouldn't guess Kim Rhoads does it for free.
It could get more expensive to dispose of waste water. If a proposed sewer assessment passes muster in late May, sewer rates will triple over the next six years.
College of the Canyons officials have tuned up their guidelines for community groups who hold events at the Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center at College of the Canyons. The modified rules provide the facility with a way to better serve the community, college officials said.
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The committee planning the 2009 American Cancer Society SCV "Relay for Life" meets 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Residence Inn in Stevenson Ranch.
A dinner to honor outstanding Regional Occupational Program (ROP) students is set for Tuesday at 6 p.m. in the multipurpose room at Rio Norte Junior High School, 28771 Rio Norte Drive, Valencia 91355.
As Congressman Howard P. "Buck" McKeon is busy reviewing a fire-safety bill introduced in the U.S. Senate recently, one of his aides is equally busy detailing the fire-fighting measures in the wilderness bill co-sponsored by the Congressman.
Two Signal Multimedia executives will assume new roles immediately, according to Charles H. Morris, CEO of Morris Multimedia, the Signal's parent company.
Vigils for missing teen Bryce Laspisa are scheduled to unfold simultaneously at three points across the country Friday denoting where he grew up, where he went to school and where he disappeared, which was in the Santa Clarita Valley.
A cyclist was hit by an SUV Thursday on McBean Parkway and taken to Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital.
Three potential new candidates, two of them local to the Santa Clarita Valley, have emerged in the race to replace Rep. Howard "Buck" McKeon, R-Santa Clarita, who announced earlier this year he will not run for re-election to the seat he has held for more than two decades.
The California Public Utilities Commission sidelined itself Thursday in the dispute over Castaic Lake Water Agency's takeover of Valencia Water Company, making civil court the venue for further action.
Emergency crews responded to at least three traffic collisions in the Santa Clarita Valley this morning. But despite rain and slick roads, they reported no injuries.
In a move officials say will beautify Santa Clarita and some local businesses say will take away a valuable advertising resource, members of the Santa Clarita City Council voted 3-1 this week to move forward with a controversial proposal to remove many billboards in the city in exchange for construction of three digital billboards off Highway 14 and Interstate 5.
Three Republican state senators, including one who represents portions of the Santa Clarita Valley, have introduced a resolution calling for the expulsion of another senator who was recently convicted of perjury and voter fraud.
Bouquet Canyon residents should have a small suitcase packed and be ready to go in the event of flooding caused by back-to-back storms moving into theSanta Clarita Valley starting tonight, said a spokesman for the National Weather Service.
Following a statewide trend, sales of existing Santa Clarita homes slowed in January, according to numbers released by the Southland Regional Association of Realtors on Wednesday.
An 11-year-old Pacoima boy who went missing in Canyon Country Tuesday evening has been found safe, a Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station spokesman said today.
The Dalai Lama pointed out to a crowd of school children from a pew at the Forum in Inglewood, some of the 1,000 youngsters invited from the Los Angeles school district sitting in the audience.
County supervisors declared a state of local emergency Tuesday for the residents of Bouquet Canyon, paving the way for a speedy cleanup of the sediment-filled Bouquet Creek bed and the release of much-needed water from Bouquet Reservoir.
Local traffic investigators gathered evidence Tuesday at the scene of a traffic collision at Copper Hill Drive and Copperstone Drive that claimed the life of a Valencia man.
It's time to dig through the closet - behind the tennis rackets, baseball bats and other warm-weather gear that came in handy this winter.