LOS ANGELES COUNTY - The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will close portions of Antelope Valley Freeway SR-14 from Sierra Highway (Soledad Canyon Rd) to Palmdale Boulevard as part of a pavement rehabilitation project. Closures are as follows and subject to change.
A "Hot Import Car Show" sponsored by Kia of Valencia is scheduled Saturday at the College of the Canyons parking lot.
The planned opening date for the Einstein Academy elementary school in the Santa Clarita Valley will be delayed as school officials seek proper permits to resume construction, according to a post on the school's website.
A Valencia man who created a local and national buzz last year for allegedly threatening children in an online chat room received probation after pleading no contest today to one felony count of possessing an assault weapon, said a spokeswoman from the Los Angeles County District Attorney's office.
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Unless its proper owner comes forward before Monday, the Castaic Animal Shelter will have an unusual denizen to offer for adoption: an emu.
As a part of the annual Overlay and Slurry Seal Project, the City of Santa Clarita will kick off roadway improvements on Arcadia Street, north of Lyons Avenue, beginning Monday, August, 5, 2013 and continuing through Tuesday, August 13. Residents and drivers in the area should anticipate traffic delays between 7:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.
The city of Santa Clarita will begin construction Monday to refurbish and repair concrete on Soledad Canyon Road in Canyon Country.
A Los Angeles County probation officer, his ex-girlfriend and four others have been charged with conspiracy, grand theft and perjury in an alleged child care fraud scam that cost taxpayers $1.6 million, the District Attorney's Office announced today.
Detectives investigating the discovery of an 8-year-old boy found by his father face down and submerged in a water-filled washing machine are calling the incident a "tragic home accident," an investigator said Thursday.
The Santa Clarita Water Division, one of four local water retailers, wants to raise its rates to pay for increased costs of providing water, says the head of the company.
Videos of naked children seized as evidence during an investigation of a Los Angeles Unified School District teacher charged with possessing child pornography were found to be non-sexual in nature, a spokeswoman for the Los Angeles County District Attorney's office said Thursday.
Larry Reyes of Canyon Country, grew up in a military family. His father was a paratrooper in the U.S. Army. Reyes joined the Navy and served 20 years, including stints in Desert Shield and Desert Storm, before he retired in 2001.
Jury selection continued today in the trial of two men charged in the alleged beating and abduction of an Agua Dulce woman last fall and with the alleged attempted kidnapping of her adult son.
Lawsuits filed against three public agencies in the Santa Clarita Valley alleging violations of the 2001 California Voting Rights Act could go to trial in the next 12 to 18 months, a lawyer involved in the cases said Thursday.
A Canyon Country businessman will face charges of attempted, willful, deliberate and premeditated murder and solicitation of murder after allegedly trying to hire a hit man to kill his wife.
SANTA CLARITA - Sheriff's deputies responded to the Target department store in Valencia about noon Thursday on initial reports of a burglary.
It's on, scheduled in Newhall this Saturday, a chance for local kids and their families to explore, play, see, create and hear about the arts and literacy in the Santa Clarita Valley and beyond.
The Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Department and the City of Santa Clarita recommend the public avoid the Rye Canyon Business Park if at all possible on Sunday, December 8, 2013 in anticipation of a reported public memorial for actor Paul Walker and Roger Rodas. Ongoing parking restrictions and lane closures will remain in place and will be enforced.
SANTA CLARITA - About 4,000 children's social workers for Los Angeles County were on strike Thursday after contract talks broke down over the timing of a pay raise and the number of caseloads the workers must handle, union officials said.
The Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station has again launched its Annual Toy Drive for local underprivileged children, as it has for more than 20 years, station officials announced this week.
George Runner announced this week that the Franchise Tax Board will follow the lead of the Internal Revenue Service and not impose a tax penalty on Californians who have sold their home via a short sale.
The County of Los Angeles Department of Animal Care and Control (DACC) would like to remind L.A. County residents of the National Weather Service's (NWS) current weather advisory for the Los Angeles area. Freezing temperatures are predicted by NWS for the Antelope Valley and other parts of Los Angeles County. The freeze warning remains in effect until 10:00 p.m. Friday evening. Minimum temperatures of 12 to 22 degrees are expected Thursday morning and Friday morning in the cities of Lancaster and Palmdale.
Eight of the declared candidates for Santa Clarita's next City Council election in April gathered Wednesday morning in Canyon Country for a review forum sponsored by the Santa Clarita Valley branch of the Southland Regional Association of Realtors.
Even the most basic questions were difficult to comprehend.