The Los Angeles County Department of Regional Planning will be hosting a community meeting Monday to gather the public's input on proposed county ordinances that help promote a sustainable environment.
California Sen. George Runner and Assemblywoman Sharon Runner made an appearance at the Westfield Valencia Town Center on Tuesday to gather signatures in the Santa Clarita Valley for a gang initiative to be placed on the Nov. 2008 General Election ballot.
A Lancaster man was arrested in Valencia on Tuesday after he led sheriff's deputies on a brief pursuit along McBean Parkway, officials reported.
Meeting seeks input on library for Newhall Santa Clarita and the county are co-hosting a community meeting Thursday to gather input for the new library planned in downtown Newhall. The city and county are planning to build the Newhall Library at the corner of Main Street and Lyons Avenue as part of the city's effort to revitalize the downtown portion of Newhall. The library will replace the smaller existing library on Ninth Street. "It is ...
Las Lomas is dead. Los Angeles City Council voted 10-5 this morning to support a motion put forward by Councilmember Greig Smith to stop all work being done on the plan to put 5,553 housing units into the steep hillside off The Old Road, near the intersection of California State Highway 14 and Interstate 5. The argument over Las Lomas hinged on fears expressed by some councilmembers that the City of Los Angeles would risk ...
LOS ANGELES - Las Lomas lives to fight another day. Members of the Los Angeles City Planning and Land Use Management Committee Tuesday rejected a motion to stop all work on the Las Lomas housing project. Committee member Jose Huizar, councilman for the 14th District, summed up an afternoon of debate at Los Angeles City Hall by reminding the committee that the city has invested too much to pull the plug on the project now. ...
The Office of Civil Rights for the Department of Education has decided to investigate an allegation that the Hart district threatened to disband the Saugus High School Softball Booster Club in retaliation for a complaint previously filed with that office.
The sounds coming from Jami DeSiena's music room at McGrath Elementary School were not exactly melodious Tuesday, but the school's third-graders certainly had a great time trying out orchestra instruments they may want to play next year.
A 21-year-old woman was found guilty this week of sexually assaulting an 11-month-old girl she was baby sitting in a Canyon Country home, a court official said Tuesday.
SAN FERNANDO - A witness for the prosecution in the Esperanza Castro murder trial struggled under cross-examination Tuesday as the defense attorney pointed out inconsistencies between what he told deputies in
Sierra Vista Junior High School in Canyon Country is raising money to ensure that no child is left on his behind.
It started with about four children who were cared for by two women after school at Mitchell Elementary School in Canyon Country.
Two teachers for the William S. Hart Union High School District have received pink slips, and six administrators have received re-assignment notices, as school officials prepare for budget cuts
Five years after consultants recommended video surveillance be installed at key water resource sites in Santa Clarita, money-watchers at the Castaic Lake Water Agency are now recommending a company to install the cameras.
Vehement opposition from Canyon Country and Newhall residents has prompted Burrtec Waste Industries Inc. to shelve plans for a large recycling plant on Sierra Highway, at least for now, an official said late Monday.
Before lining up for rides, many lined up with boxes and bags of donations Wednesday for the 11th Annual Bag-A-Ticket holiday food drive at Six Flags Magic Mountain.
No one begs Santa Claus for cheaper gasoline. Yet falling gas prices are shaping up as an unexpected gift for drivers - and for people on their holiday shopping lists.
The outlook for those traveling for the holiday weekend has gotten a little brighter recently as the blustery, rainy Thanksgiving initially forecast for the Santa Clarita Valley is now expected to be slightly less gloomy, a weather official said.
There was no turkey on the Walker dinner table on Thanksgiving 1946 - but there was pork roast, and a fresh-picked watercress salad and, of course, beans.
SANTA CLARITA - The middle of the Newhall roundabout will feature modest landscaping initially after Santa Clarita City Council members chose Tuesday to take a broader look at public art citywide.
SANTA CLARITA - The Santa Clarita Valley has a new neighborhood of residents eager to cash in on Black Friday discounts and get their hands on the latest tech toys.
Hundreds of Val Verde residents came out to chow down on an estimated 450 meals at the 15th annual Val Verde Thanksgiving Feast presented by Real Life Church and held at the Val Verde Community Center on Tuesday.
Volunteers at the Santa Clarita Valley Food Pantry handed out 400 free Thanksgiving turkeys to SCV residents in Newhall on Tuesday.
A December public hearing to determine the housing location for serial rapist Christopher Evans Hubbart has been canceled, according to officials.
With a unanimous vote Tuesday, members of the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted to certify the county's November election results, officially allowing a series of incumbents and a new face to take board seats in the Santa Clarita Valley.
SANTA CLARITA - A 38-year-old Canyon Country man arrested twice in the last five months has been sentenced two years in prison after pleading no contest to a charge of possession of a firearm by a felon, a spokeswoman for the Los Angeles County District Attorney's office said Tuesday.
SANTA CLARITA - State Assemblyman Jeff Gorell, R-Camarillo, has announced he plans to run for a congressional seat in Ventura County in 2014, a move that could create a ripple effect on the race to represent the Santa Clarita Valley in Congress, as well.
The recovery in the Santa Clarita Valley housing market remained gradual but steady, according to new numbers released Tuesday by the Southland Regional Association of Realtors.
SANTA CLARITA - A stolen car found at the bottom of a 200-foot ravine in the Angeles National Forest off Sand Canyon Road will be left where it is, a California Highway Patrol sergeant said Tuesday after tow truck drivers convinced the CHP it was too difficult to retrieve.
Following a public hearing Tuesday, members of the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously to move forward with plans to purchase and expand the Castaic Library site on Sloan Canyon Road.