It took five runs, but on Tuesday night, Joe Messina finally got what he was looking for: a seat on the Hart district board.
Some downtown Newhall business owners said they are still feeling the lingering effects of the city's streetscaping projects, which they said drove away customers months ago - and they fear some haven't returned.
Investigators are looking into the death of a Valencia woman found in brush in Newhall this morning, authorities said.
A Canyon Country woman has pleaded no contest to one misdemeanor count of child abuse in a deal with prosecutors and was sentenced to less than a year in prison and three years of probation, officials said.
Incumbent Paul Strickland and CPA Bob Jensen were the front-runners in the race to fill three seats on the William S. Hart Union High School District board in Tuesday's election, with Joe Messina edging Suzan Solomon for the third open seat, and Linda Valdes trailing the field in the final tally.
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Today is Wednesday, Nov. 4, the 308th day of 2009. There are 57 days left in the year.
The prospect of westside cityhood suffered a sound defeat by a three-to-one margin in Tuesday's election with 100 percent of the precincts reporting as of 12:15 a.m. Wednesday.
Although voter turnout in the Santa Clarita Valley is traditionally low for local-only issues, and Tuesday's turnout appeared to follow that pattern, those who did show up at the polls said they take their role in the political process seriously.
When the burglars come, deputies are urging business owners not to merely sit back and hope the cops arrive before the crooks escape.
College of the Canyons will debut its new registration system for students when winter session registration begins Nov. 16.
The city's monthly job fair will be held from 10 a.m. to noon on Nov. 10, at the Santa Clarita WorkSource Center at 20655 Soledad Canyon Road #25.
Detectives are still searching for an 18-year-old Valencia High School student reported missing, officials said.
Firefighters responded Monday afternoon to a small brush fire near a Saugus elementary school that was quickly put out, officials said.
A Canyon Country woman could face up to two years in prison for allegedly posing as an auto insurance agent and targeting San Fernando Valley used car dealerships, authorities said.
One man was injured and taken to the hospital Thursday after his truck left the southbound lanes of Highway 14 and crashed on an embankment, prompting about a dozen concerned witnesses to stop and hold his truck stationary, according to the emergency response officials.
Last night brought the third installment in this year's Art Slam series on Main Street in Newhall.