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Teresa Ramos' children are depending on a total stranger to save their 64-year-old mother's life.
Eleven local businesses have been singled out for special recognition by the SCV Mayor's Committee for Employment of Individuals with Disabilities.
Students from Santa Clarita Valley elementary schools who walked and rode their bicycles to campus Wednesday were greeted with stickers and raffle tickets for a new bike.
Victor Torres, one of five candidates in the race for three open seats on the Castaic Union School District board election, has been endorsed by Los Angeles County Supervisor Michael Antonovich in the Nov. 3 election.
A car crashed into a power pole Wednesday morning in Valencia. The pole fell, prompting authorities to close two lanes for hours, officials said.
Paul Strickland, the only incumbent in the William S. Hart Union High School District board election Nov. 3, has been endorsed by Congressman Howard "Buck" McKeon, Los Angeles County Supervisor Michael Antonovich, Senator Tony Strickland, Senator George Runner, Assemblyman Cameron Smyth and Assemblywoman Audra Strickland.
Detectives are awaiting results from an autopsy performed Wednesday on human remains found in the riverbed near the South Fork bike trail last week, officials said.
A car hit a teenager and young child crossing the street near Live Oak Elementary School in Castaic on Wednesday, leaving the children with minor injuries, authorities said.
The city has bought up 10 acres of land in Quigley Canyon that would allow greater access to Walker Ranch, officials said.
Friday marks the deadline for residents interested in filing vacancies on the William S. Hart Union High School District's Measure SA Oversight Committee.
While all of the candidates for the Castaic school district board agreed the community needs a high school of its own, they argued this week over how the battle to get it should be fought.
The Sports Complex Activities Center was buzzing with activity Wednesday morning as children played games and ate snacks with friends.
If a Democrat becomes governor next year, state lawmakers could force the Santa Clarita Valley - long considered a Republican stronghold - into one of the Democratic congressional districts to its south, a political consultant said.
Wearing a suit complete with coattails and a cummerbund, eighth-grader Robby Good took a breath before he lowered his baton, sweeping two hands through the quiet auditorium at the Placerita Junior High Spring Concert. The soft, curious tones of flutes and strings flitted across the orchestra - 65 young musicians uniformed in black formal wear.
Three young people who chose the wrong Castaic house to burgle and then picked the wrong places to hide from pursuing sheriff's deputies pleaded no contest this month to first-degree residential burglary.
The driver of a pickup truck was injured during a two-vehicle collision early Wednesday at 8th Street and Railroad Avenue in Newhall.
The California Assembly passed a bill Wednesday that would renew and extend the tax credit for filming in the movie industry's home state.
A bill from state Sen. Fran Pavley aimed at blocking charter schools from locating outside the boundaries of the districts that charter them was approved Wednesday by the state Senate.
Santa Clarita Valley sheriff's deputies arrested three robbery suspects at gunpoint Wednesday who were sought in a Canyon Country purse-snatching, a spokesman said.
Hours of discussion Tuesday led to another delay for a proposed cellular structure in the Santa Clarita Valley - this one in Valencia.
A motorcyclist was injured and taken to the hospital shortly after 11 a.m. today following a multi-vehicle crash in Saugus, a spokesman for the Los Angeles County Fire Department said.
SANTA CLARITA - On May 31, 2014, the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) will open a new 2,000 square foot Mega Passport Office at the Castaic Branch Post Office, located at the Santa Clarita Processing and Distribution Center, 28201 Franklin Parkway in Santa Clarita. This new unit will have additional staffing and expanded hours to make it easy and convenient to apply for a U.S. passport.
A small brush fire caused by a blazing big rig burned about a quarter acre of the brush along Highway 14 Tuesday evening before firefighters knocked it down, a fire station captain said.
Santa Clarita City Council members voted Tuesday night to approve rate increases for trash-collection services within the city.