The Santa Clarita Valley's only homeless shelter opens its doors tonight, and shelter leaders are expecting another busy season as the economic recession continues to leave local residents struggling to get by.
A 76-year-old Granada Hills man was killed after he reportedly drove his Ford Escort through a red light last week at the intersection of Decoro Drive and Hillsborough Parkway and collided with a Toyota Sienna minivan on Friday, authorities said.
The city soon could have a lot more say in how a 1,000-acre, contaminated property in the center of Santa Clarita is eventually developed.
The county's library commission asked county supervisors Tuesday to put a tax-expansion measure on next year's ballot to offset an expected $22 million annual budget shortfall.
A Ford GT sports car was heavily damaged after colliding head-on with an Infiniti G35 near the intersection of Decoro Drive and Copper Hill Drive Monday afternoon, authorities said.
Home prices and home sales in the Santa Clarita Valley declined last month, with October's median price reaching its lowest since the start of the recession, according to recent figures.
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Seven-year-old Reece Demory got an early Christmas present he'll never forget Monday morning. His father, Navy Cmdr. Wes Demory, popped out of a gift box during a flag ceremony at Plum Canyon Elementary School, home after a year in Baghdad.
A woman was hospitalized with serious injuries Monday after a California Highway Patrol officer, driving 90 mph on Interstate 5 in his patrol car to join a pursuit, slammed into the back of the SUV she was riding in, authorities said.
Los Angeles County officials will receive a report today detailing the county library system's "structural deficit" - and possibly consider a special tax ballot measure next year.
College of the Canyons has begun construction on a center that will bring new and high-demand programs for students, officials said Monday.
The man convicted of the 2007 slaying of Joshua Pipho will learn his sentence this week in San Fernando Superior Court.
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Close to a thousand acres in the heart of the Santa Clarita Valley are still uninhabitable - the soil still contaminated with traces of explosive material and the water still dirty with perchlorate. But city planners are happy today over a court settlement that will save them about $5 million in the long process to, one day, make it fit to live on.
An estimated 2,000 people attended the "rockabilly"-themed Senses event in downtown Newhall on Thursday evening.
Opponents of the recent influx of migrant children across the nation's southern border have scheduled a two-day national protest, and the Santa Clarita Valley will be one of the sites where they plan to demonstrate.
Another rabid bat has turned up locally, this one in Canyon Country, bringing the total found year-to-date in the Santa Clarita Valley to five.
Instead of waiting for a law firm to draw a line in the sand, members of the Hart district governing board voted this week to draw some lines of their own and move forward with splitting the Santa Clarita Valley's largest school district into separate voting districts.
Two men and a woman, all from out of town, were arrested by Santa Clarita Valley sheriff's deputies on suspicion of burglary , according to documents released Thursday by the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) - The Israeli military says it has launched a ground offensive in Gaza.
The fundraising gap between two Republicans duking it out to represent the Santa Clarita Valley in Congress has continued to grow, financial filings show, with one candidate raising more than $1 million more than his opponent over the life of the campaign.
Some Santa Clarita Valley teens were identified in nude photographs posted on a Twitter account this week, according to detectives assigned to the Special Victims Bureau of the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.
Another Santa Clarita Valley school district plans to move to district-based elections after Hart district board members voted Wednesday night to move toward changing their election system.
While California's top water agency determined Tuesday that water-wasters are going to face stiff fines, the enforcement of those new regulations falls to local agencies, officials said Wednesday.
A not-guilty plea was entered Wednesday for a retired sheriff's deputy charged with firing his gun after neighborhood kids played a "ding dong ditch" prank on him.
The city of Santa Clarita is now hosting online information related to the November special election on billboards.
In two separate incidents at commuter parking lots on opposite ends of the Santa Clarita Valley, a car and a truck were stripped of parts after owners left them on the lots.
Sixteen candidates will be interviewed Friday to determine who will fill the vacant seat on the Saugus Union School District board.