A Canyon Country man found guilty of driving the wrong way on the Highway 14 freeway last summer, injuring 13 people, has been ordered to pay his victims more than $165,000 in restitution, a District Attorney's spokesman said Tuesday.
Facing a worsening drought statewide, Santa Clarita Valley water officials called on local residents Tuesday to conserve water, unveiling the first phase of a drought action plan.
The race to represent the Santa Clarita Valley in Congress is on and, if early results are any indication, November's election is set up to be a big-money affair.
Detectives from the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station's Detective Bureau are seeking public assistance in identifying four suspects thought to be responsible for a commercial burglary that occurred on Thursday, January 23, 2014.
State Sen. Steve Knight, R-Palmdale, is calling for the resignation or expulsion of a Democratic state senator who was recently convicted of voter fraud and perjury.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - California's drought could dry up the state's supply of hydroelectricity, prompting some utilities to switch to more expensive gas-fired plants, a newspaper reported Tuesday.
SANTA CLARITA - Friends and fans of local motorcycle racer Tommy Aquino are mourning him on Facebook today after the young competitor was killed in a crash in Piru Sunday.
State water officials have turned off the tap that supplies half of Santa Clarita Valley's water as California's dry fall and early winter slides into a dry late winter with no sign of relief.
A 33-year-old woman who assaulted a worker at the Santa Clarita Valley homeless shelter the day after Christmas has been sentenced to 15 days in jail and three years probation, a spokesman for the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office said Monday.
SANTA CLARITA - A Castaic man who pleaded no contest to charges of attempted kidnapping and stalking in connection with a plot four months ago to kidnap his child has been sentenced to more than three years in state prison, a spokesman for the Los Angeles County District Attorney's office said.
SANTA CLARITA - California Institute of the Arts in Valencia has received a $10,000 grant from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences to fund the visiting artist program that brings prominent filmmakers to the CalArts campus.
The fresh smell of cut wood is strong as James McGuire moves around his garage in Canyon Country.
SANTA CLARITA - Time Warner Cable officials offered an apology Monday for the blackout that cut off Sunday's Super Bowl telecast for customers in Southern California, including the Santa Clarita Valley.
PERRIS, Calif. (AP) - A homeless man was repeatedly bitten and clawed by a mountain lion at a Southern California encampment, but was expected to survive, state game wardens said Sunday.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Distracted driving is a dangerous epidemic on California's roadways. In 2011 alone, more than 3,000 people were killed in distracted driving crashes. The California Highway Patrol (CHP) is encouraging all motorists to make the conscience decision that could literally save their life: "Do not text and drive."
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.