The state's controversial prison realignment program is now more than two years old, and the man charged with overseeing the Los Angeles County Probation Department said he would like to see more offenders divide their sentence time between custody and formal supervision.
SANTA CLARITA - More than half a dozen local high school marching band musicians will be proudly marching in the 2014 Rose Parade on Wednesday, having been chosen for the Tournament of Roses Honor Band
Fresh-water mussels that can cause millions of dollars in waterway and pipeline damage have invaded Lake Piru, putting park officials at nearby Castaic Lake on heightened alert, state and county officials said Monday.
LOS ANGELES, December 30, 2013– Los Angeles County Supervisor Don Knabe is pleased to announce the County's Safe Surrender Program celebrated success for the ninth time this year with the report of a safely surrendered newborn baby boy. This most recent safe surrender occurred on December 29, 2013 at a hospital in Valencia.
San Fernando Valley – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will close the following lanes and ramps of the Golden State Freeway (I-5) as part of a $121 million improvement project to construct High Occupancy Vehicle (HOV or carpool) lanes in each direction along I-5 between SR-170 to Buena Vista Street. Closures are subject to change. Detours will be signed.
Smiling Frog Pediatric Dentistry in Valencia will be holding a clothing drive through the month of January for children who are being helped by Single Mothers Outreach, a Santa Clarita Valley nonprofit organization.
ARCADIA, Calif.-New Year's Eve holiday visitors to the Angeles National Forest need to leave their fireworks at home, officials advise.
Officials hope to soon cut the ribbon on a project that demonstrates a new level of commitment to America's veterans: a low-cost housing development allowing vets and their families to own their own homes in the Santa Clarita Valley.
SANTA CLARITA - A garage fire at a Canyon Country home Monday caused an estimated $20,000 damage, fire and law enforcement officials said.
SANTA CLARITA - What are your New Year's resolutions for 2014? Do you plan to lose weight, improve your education, get out of debt or learn a foreign language?
A Red Flag warning for gusty winds and high fire hazard remains in effect until 10 a.m. today in the Santa Clarita Valley.
A 33-year-old woman faces battery charges after allegedly assaulting a worker at the Santa Clarita Valley homeless shelter, local Sheriff's Station documents show.
A Christmas Eve party in a Canyon Country neighborhood ended with a barricaded suspect surrendering to police Christmas Day, according to a report filed at the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station Sunday.
A small army of workers has launched its battle against one of the Santa Clarita Valley's toughest adversaries.
For Santa Clarita Valley resident Dianne Erskine-Hellrigel, the journey began in 1993 following a trek up Mt. Everest.
Severe winds knocked down at least a dozen trees and tree limbs across the Santa Clarita Valley on Tuesday, sending some crashing onto roads and created traffic hazards, city and fire officials said.
Attorneys for outdoor advertising interests sponsoring the Santa Clarita billboard petition drive have filed a cease-and-desist demand against the company they accuse of blocking signature gathering.
The discovery of a body inside a burning Newhall apartment is under investigation by homicide detectives and arson investigators, county fire and coroner officials said Tuesday.
Graduation rates in the William S. Hart Union High School District continued to far outpace the average rates in the county and the state, according to numbers released this week.
SACRAMENTO – The Senate Natural Resources and Water Committee on Tuesday unanimously approved two bills in a package of legislation by committee chair Senator Fran Pavley (D-Agoura Hills) to modernize California's water system.