Often throughout life we need the willing ear of a caring human being. When we're children, our listening companions are usually concerned parents and grandparents. As we age, our heartfelt tete-a-tetes are generally shared with spouses, close friends and adult children. For many seniors, though - particularly those who live alone and suffer from loneliness or depression - the presence of someone to talk to is not readily available. If you have a soft spot ...
A Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station sting operation Wednesday snagged two owners of a Canyon Country video game store accused of dealing in stolen video games and gaming systems, a sheriff's official said.
About 60 Newhall homes were evacuated Tuesday after a natural gas line broke, sending a sulfuric odor wafting through the Placerita Canyon neighborhood.
If all goes as planned, this May the Santa Clarita City Council could give final approval for its purchase of 140 acres of open space in Placerita Canyon.
March 20 is the deadline for nominations of all eligible preschool teachers for the Los Angles Universal Preschool (LAUP) Preschool Teacher of the Year Award.
Developers Tuesday unveiled plans for an ambitious "town center" for Canyon Country, a community hub where residents can catch a train, dine out, shop and just plain "hang out."
Residential burglaries and vehicle theft have spiked in the Santa Clarita Valley so far this year, a sheriff's official said Tuesday.
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Ava Bardsley remembers being obsessed with the Food Network since she was 4 years old. Her love for the television channel and its programming began when Bardsley and her family were involved in a traffic collision when she was 2. The crash left her family members in and out of the hospital, and Bardsley stayed with different family members throughout her childhood. Watching the Food Network became her favorite hobby. "I just fell in love ...
Nothing drives Newhall County Water District General Manager Steve Cole nuts more than watching sprinklers running during a rainstorm.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Talking tougher by the hour, livid Democrats confronted beleaguered insurance giant AIG with an ultimatum Tuesday: Give back $165 million in post-bailout bonuses or watch Congress tax it away with emergency legislation. Republicans declared the Democrats were hardly blameless, accusing them of standing by while the bonus deal was cemented and suggesting that Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner could and should have done more. While the White House expressed confidence in Geithner, it ...
A broken gas main forced the Los Angeles County Fire Department to shut down Placerita Canyon Road between Sierra Highway and Choke Cherry Lane today, and may force the evacuation of 10 homes.
The Los Angeles County Coroner's Office today identified Stephanie Lynn Baker as the victim killed in a weekend crash on San Francisquito Road.
The Hart district board will decide Wednesday whether to change the graduation dress code policy to allow high school seniors to wear military uniforms, instead of the traditional cap and gown, during the ceremony.
Accused psychedelic mushroom dealer David Dunnell's preliminary hearing was delayed, while charges against his alleged accomplice Arfana Hubbard were dropped Monday, a court official said.
SANTA CLARITA - At least 10 volunteers spent Tuesday searching for missing 19-year-old Bryce Laspisa without luck, one of the searchers said.
The following Santa Clarita Valley events are scheduled Wednesday in observance of Patriot Day and the Day of Service and Remembrance:
SANTA CLARITA - A Fontana man has pleaded no contest to a felony count of driving under the influence of alcohol in connection with a collision last March that injured a woman, a Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office spokeswoman said Tuesday.
SANTA CLARITA - The Acton-Agua Dulce Unified School District is seeking applicants to fill a vacancy on its school board, according to information posted on the district's website.
Los Angeles County supervisors approved a lease agreement Tuesday to open a new county library at a shopping center in Stevenson Ranch.
SANTA CLARITA - A motorcyclist was injured and taken to the hospital Tuesday afternoon following a traffic collision in the northbound lanes of Interstate 5 amid the ongoing freeway construction near Gavin Canyon, emergency response officials said.
SACRAMENTO – The California State Senate gave final approval Tuesday to Senate Bill 145 by Sen. Fran Pavley (D-Agoura Hills), which would raise the maximum penalty for the most serious child pornography offenses. The bill, which was approved unanimously, will be sent to the governor.
This past weekend I appeared on CNN's State of the Union to discuss the ongoing situation in Syria.
SANTA CLARITA -- Providence Medical Institute Santa Clarita, a full-service physician practice and urgent care center, is expanding to meet the needs of the growing community.