A child was transported to the hospital today after nearly drowning at Castaic Lake, according to an official with the Los Angeles County Fire Department.
SANTA CLARITA - With the Traveling Vietnam Memorial Wall's visit to the Santa Clarita Valley only a month away, organizers are looking for volunteers who will help out at any time during the four-day event.
Santa Clarita Valley detectives hope the public can help them identify a man they want to question in connection with two burglaries, one of them a "hot prowl" case, in the hills above Placerita Canyon this week.
More than 100 were in attendance Friday as the Action Family Foundation held a candlelight vigil to mark International Overdose Awareness Day, a remembrance event for those who have died from drug overdoses.
SANTA CLARITA - Services are scheduled Saturday for Doris May Boydston, a longtime Santa Clarita Valley resident and mother of a Santa Clarita City Councilman and a Valencia High School teacher.
A preliminary hearing date has been set in the case of the "blond scammer," a woman who was allegedly part of a ring that stole wallets from women and impersonated credit card holders to obtain cash or expensive jewelry.
SANTA CLARITA - Two lanes of the southbound Interstate 5 were closed down for about five hours Friday morning in Newhall, along with the Pico Canyon Road off-ramp, due to a collision and fuel spill, California Highway Patrol officials said.
A mosquito in Newhall and a dead bird found in Santa Clarita have tested positive for West Nile virus, marking the fourth time this year viral activity has been confirmed in the Santa Clarita Valley.
Gorman - The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) plans to implement the closures listed below as part of a pavement improvement project on the Golden State Freeway (I-5) between Vista Del Lago Road and the Kern County line.
The eighth rabid bat discovered in the Santa Clarita Valley was found clinging to the side of a garage in Santa Clarita, county officials said.
Arleta - The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) plans to implement the closures listed below as part of a project that is constructing High Occupancy Vehicle (HOV or carpool) lanes and a direct HOV lane connector at the I-5/SR-170 interchange. Ramp closures will be staggered. Detours will be signed. Closures are subject to change.
SANTA CLARITA - A cyclist struck by a car more than a month ago remains under hospital care for serious spinal injuries, friends and others said this week.
SANTA CLARITA - Southbound lanes on Dickason Drive near Valencia High School have reopened following an overnight closure to repair damaged caused by a water main break.
BEIRUT (AP) - Syrian troops and opposition fighters clashed Friday during fierce battles in suburbs of the Syrian capital where the opposition claims a chemical weapons attack this week killed more than 130 people, activists said.
On Wednesday, August 14, 2013, a residential "hot prowl" burglary was reported from the 21600 block of Parvin Drive in the City of Santa Clarita. This crime reportedly occurred between midnight and 7:00am.
SANTA CLARITA - Greetings of "Shana Tova" could be heard throughout the Hyatt Valencia on Thursday as nearly 1,000 Jews from the surrounding communities celebrated a major holiday.
SANTA CLARITA - A Canyon Country man has pleaded not guilty to charges of animal slaughter and cruelty a little over a year after he was sentenced on similar charges and dubbed the "Backyard Butcher."
Last week, the following Part 1 crimes occurred in Canyon Country East:
SACRAMENTO-New amendments to pending legislation call for allowing far more students to participate in field testing of new computer-based assessments aligned to the Common Core State Standards this school year and suspending the use of most STAR tests, State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson, State Board of Education President Michael Kirst, and Assemblymember Susan Bonilla jointly announced today.
SANTA CLARITA - A multi-vehicle crash on the southbound interchange between Highway 14 and Interstate 5 this morning prompted swift response from emergency crews.
This week in Zone-4 Saugus we again only had two reported Part-1 Crimes. There was a commercial burglary to a business in the 26200 block of Bouquet Canyon Road between Sunday, 08/23/13 and Wednesday, 08/26/13. Unknown suspect(s) cut the fence to the storage at the location and stole two solar blankets.
Nearly 5,400 firefighters continue to battle six major wildfires burning across California. While a majority of the large wildfires are burning on federal land, CAL FIRE and local fire departments continue to support the US Forest Service.
Shield HealthCare in Santa Clarita announced its 13th annual story contest "What Makes Caregiving Rewarding?"