Bristol Farms and the Bridgeport Marketplace added a new tradition Saturday to Santa Clarita Valley Independence Day celebrations - a new tradition with an old-fashioned twist.
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While many Santa Clarita residents were likely still sleeping, a crowd of runners was stretching out and lacing up for Saturday's Independence Day 5K in Newhall.
Seventy-five pounds of pancake batter mix.
About 50 people staged a protest outside Santa Clarita City Hall on Saturday, hoisting signs and calling for change in the direction of the federal government.
"Seeing the flag wave is what it's all about," says sheriff's reserve Deputy Jim Hackett. "It's important to maintain these traditions."
As part of a nationwide summer reading program known as SummerSlam Reading Jam, the Valencia Library will award a poster featuring World Wrestling Entertainment Superstars Rey Mysterio, Evan Bourne, Beth Phoenix and Eve to the first 25 youngsters ages 10 to 18 who check out two books.
The College of the Canyons Foundation received a two-year $50,000 grant from the James Irvine Foundation to support an expansion in multicultural programming and outreach efforts to attract Latinos and Spanish-speaking populations in Santa Clarita by offering relevant, multicultural programming at the Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center.
While the sluggish economy will force some Southern Californians to celebrate the Fourth of July at home, those who are determined to escape the Santa Clarita Valley got an early start as traffic on Interstate 5 piled up Friday morning.
Their backs against the concrete wall of the mall's highest parking structure, four men sprawled or sat cross-legged on the lot, consulting packets of paper in the still-cool Friday morning air and checking information against a laptop.
Placerita Junior High School's upcoming KidFlix and LEGO Robotics camps are now open to all students in the Santa Clarita Valley.
Jascha Dlugatch, 18, remembers what life was life before starting at Sequoia Charter School and meeting his case manager, Richard Watson.
The American flag is a fixture of July Fourth, and there are a few points of etiquette that go along with its display:
n Parades - The flag should be in front of the marchers. At the moment the flag passes in a parade or procession, all persons should show respect by standing at attention facing the flag with their right hand over their hearts. Persons in uniform should face the flag and render their formal salute. During a parade it is appropriate to salute only the first United States Flag. When other flags are included, the United States Flag should ...
It's time for bunting and flags, for pancake breakfasts and 5K runs, for fireworks and an old-fashioned parade as the Santa Clarita Valley celebrates what may be its favorite holiday - Independence Day - with festivities all day long Saturday.
Congressman Howard "Buck" McKeon has introduced a bill that would create a national memorial to recognize the St. Francis Dam disaster - one of the deadliest events in California history.
Domestic Violence Center of Santa Clarita Valley has received a $15,000 grant from the Blue Shield of California Foundation to support the center's services and shelter for abuse survivors, city officials announced.
When General Manager of Nissan of Valencia, Dan Sterkel, selected two nonprofits in Santa Clarita to support, he chose ones close to his heart.
A Los Angeles judge has ordered the state of California to educate all children who don't speak English, saying it needs to take action after reports showed a quarter of school districts failed to meet that state and federal requirement.
LOS ANGELES, August 12, 2014 – The County of Los Angeles Public Library will restore its service hours at libraries that had hours reduced in 2009 – 2010, effective Tuesday, September 2, 2014. Libraries have evolved into community centers that provide invaluable tools to their patrons. Individuals are visiting libraries to search for jobs, homework help, computer literacy classes, online learning tools, early childhood literacy programs, teen services, and other programs. The restoration in hours will grant the Library staff an opportunity to provide additional programs and services to their patrons.
A 43-year-old Castaic woman arrested Wednesday on suspicion of kidnapping a motorist at gunpoint is scheduled to appear in court Friday on a felony charge of kidnapping, according to court documents.
Fans of Six Flags Magic Mountain have known it for years. But now voters in a nationwide poll released Thursday have christened Magic Mountain as America's No. 1 theme park.
Family Promise of the Santa Clarita Valley, a nonprofit organization serving local homeless families, is looking for volunteers to assist with its biggest fundraising event of the year: Box City.
A Hart district board member has requested more information on Title IX compliance throughout the district after federal Education Department officials launched an investigation into a civil rights complaint involving Canyon High School baseball and softball fields.
Watering your lawn every other day and never on Saturday's became a locally-enforced ordinance Thursday night for Santa Clarita Valley residents who get their water from the Santa Clarita Water Division.
Ask anyone who's been in the Santa Clarita Valley a while and they'll tell you: the fingerprints of Connie Worden-Roberts are all over the area.
A 44-year-old Castaic woman allegedly kidnapped a man at gunpoint Wednesday and then holed up inside her mobile home while deputies surrounded the residence, some with guns drawn.
One of two people arrested in June on suspicion they were driving recklessly in a show of speed on Bouquet Canyon Road pleaded not guilty to the charge in court Wednesday, a spokesman for he Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office.
A Valencia family is in the process of coping and staying positive as they wait until September for lung surgery for their infant daughter.
This fall, College of the Canyons will provide students and community members with access to the largest schedule of classes in school history by providing seats for more than 51,000 potential students.