Teresa Ramos' children are depending on a total stranger to save their 64-year-old mother's life.
Eleven local businesses have been singled out for special recognition by the SCV Mayor's Committee for Employment of Individuals with Disabilities.
Students from Santa Clarita Valley elementary schools who walked and rode their bicycles to campus Wednesday were greeted with stickers and raffle tickets for a new bike.
Victor Torres, one of five candidates in the race for three open seats on the Castaic Union School District board election, has been endorsed by Los Angeles County Supervisor Michael Antonovich in the Nov. 3 election.
A car crashed into a power pole Wednesday morning in Valencia. The pole fell, prompting authorities to close two lanes for hours, officials said.
Paul Strickland, the only incumbent in the William S. Hart Union High School District board election Nov. 3, has been endorsed by Congressman Howard "Buck" McKeon, Los Angeles County Supervisor Michael Antonovich, Senator Tony Strickland, Senator George Runner, Assemblyman Cameron Smyth and Assemblywoman Audra Strickland.
Detectives are awaiting results from an autopsy performed Wednesday on human remains found in the riverbed near the South Fork bike trail last week, officials said.
A car hit a teenager and young child crossing the street near Live Oak Elementary School in Castaic on Wednesday, leaving the children with minor injuries, authorities said.
The city has bought up 10 acres of land in Quigley Canyon that would allow greater access to Walker Ranch, officials said.
Friday marks the deadline for residents interested in filing vacancies on the William S. Hart Union High School District's Measure SA Oversight Committee.
While all of the candidates for the Castaic school district board agreed the community needs a high school of its own, they argued this week over how the battle to get it should be fought.
The Sports Complex Activities Center was buzzing with activity Wednesday morning as children played games and ate snacks with friends.
If a Democrat becomes governor next year, state lawmakers could force the Santa Clarita Valley - long considered a Republican stronghold - into one of the Democratic congressional districts to its south, a political consultant said.
The Santa Clarita Valley Food Pantry will host the 16th Annual Run Against Hunger at 8 a.m. on Sunday at Newhall Park.
Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger on Wednesday signed a bill that restored funding to domestic violence centers across California, including the endangered shelter in the Santa Clarita Valley.
California Highway Patrol officers are looking into the circumstances surrounding a black Corvette found abandoned at the bottom of a ravine along Bouquet Creek over the weekend, according to the CHP.
Now that two upcoming vacancies have been filled in the high school leadership of the William S. Hart Union High School District, new principals must be hired in the junior high school ranks.
Twin sisters Rita Kahane and Serena Rubin told a small congregation at Beth Shalom Sunday how lucky they were to have survived several life-threatening moments during the Holocaust, most notably perhaps being the day Nazi doctor Josef Mengele came looking for twins.
The PTA at West Creek Academy recently donated clothing and school supplies to help underprivileged students in Nicaragua.
Overtaken by memories, Erika Schwartz clutches a collection of yellowed, slightly crumpled photographs - all she has left of her entire family.