SANTA CLARITA - It's time once again for the annual Fun in the Sun Chili Cook Off, but organizers are looking to kick it up a notch for this year.
SANTA CLARITA - Local school district officials are applauding a state effort to move away from traditional paper-and-pencil tests in favor of computer-based ones, saying the shift will help students become familiar with new national education standards that are expected to go into effect in the next few years.
VALENCIA, CA (October 4, 2013)- The Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Health Foundation invites everyone to a fun evening of Bingo on Wednesday, October 16 from 6 to 9:30 p.m. at the Valencia Hills Clubhouse, 24060 Oak Vale Drive, Valencia, to benefit patient care at the Sheila R. Veloz Breast Imaging Center.
Santa Clarita - The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) plans to implement the closures listed below as part of a project that is constructing a truck lane on southbound I-5 between Pico Canyon Road/Lyons Avenue and the Antelope Valley Freeway (SR-14). (More information about the project is here.)
Dozens of people at Sierra Vista Junior High School participated in Lee National Denim Day Thursday to raise money for breast cancer research.
In an effort to speed up construction on the Castaic High School project, members of the Hart district governing board approved an item Wednesday that will allow district officials and legal counsel to execute necessary documents and county forms and get board review and approval afterward.
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SANTA CLARITA - Baseball training looked remarkably like basic training at West Ranch High School one day this week as the United States Marine Corps dropped by to show the kids how it's done.
SANTA CLARITA - The Oscar Mayer Wienermobile made a stop in the Target shopping center in Valencia late Thursday morning, drawing small groups of onlookers.
SANTA CLARITA - Members of the Hart district board voted Wednesday to approve a one-year agreement with the Hart District Teachers Association that includes a full restoration of the school year, additional professional development days and a one-time payment for this academic year.
SANTA CLARITA - Good cheer and tidings of the season will abound during Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital's 33rd Annual Holiday Home Tour festivities on December 6 and 7, 2013. The "Open Homes & Giving Hearts" themed events will benefit Henry Mayo's Women's Services.
SANTA CLARITA - The driver of a pickup truck that crashed near Gorman this morning was airlifted to an area hospital, a spokesman for the Los Angeles County Fire Department said.
Snapshot for the week of 09/23/2013 to 09/30/2013
The National Weather Service issued a red flag warning and fire weather watch Wednesday for high winds and high fire danger lasting from Thursday evening through Sunday evening in the Santa Clarita Valley,
Hate crimes motivated by sexual orientation were higher in the Santa Clarita Valley than in other parts of Los Angeles County, according to an annual report on hate crimes issued Wednesday by Los Angeles County.
The "aah-oooh-gah" of a 1931 Ford Model A horn sounded over the arrival bells of a Metrolink train Thursday as a small parade of vintage cars made the first circle around the controversial Newhall roundabout, opened following a brief ceremony in front of William S. Hart Park.
The mother of a 2-year-old girl missing more than two months in an apparent abduction by the girl's father said she's worried new information about the case might prompt him to hurt her.
Detectives Seeking Help from the Public in Locating a Missing Adult Who Was Last Seen in Sept 2013
SANTA CLARITA - On Friday, January 24th, 2014, The California Highway Patrol Newhall Area Office will be conducting a sobriety checkpoint in the unincorporated area of Los Angeles County. The checkpoint will begin at approximately 6:30 pm and conclude at approximately 2:30 am Saturday, January 25th, 2014.
LASD Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station Deputies Conduct Early Morning Probation / Parole Searches in Neenach / Unincorporated LA County. Two Arrests Made.
Children texting, "sexting" and otherwise communicating via handheld device should be encouraged to talk, listen and engage in face-to-face, real-time dialogue with their parents, a local psychotherapist said Wednesday.