Michael Ray Garcia, 25, a suspected gang member from Valencia accused of taking part in a recent shooting incident, is being held without bail at a Maricopa County Jail in Arizona, according to information released by the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station on Tuesday.
A student at Sierra Vista Junior High School has a confirmed case of N1H1 influenza, also known as swine flu, William S. Hart Union High School District officials said Tuesday.
Step by step, Santa Clarita officials are trying sort out a catch-22 in Newhall. The city needs a new railroad crossing in order to move forward with development plans at the corner of Railroad Avenue and 13th Street.
Ambulances transported a 54-year-old Northridge man to the hospital Tuesday after he rolled his car off southbound Interstate 5, just north of McBean Parkway in the Santa Clarita Valley.
Styles Johnson, arrested for car-jacking Friday night, will appear in Santa Clarita Superior Court at 8:30 a.m. Wednesday to be arraigned.
The pretrial conference for accused murderer Michael Dean Stephens was again postponed Tuesday by Judge Barbara M. Scheper.
Two separate water-related hearings are scheduled for today at Santa Clarita City Hall. The Santa Clarita Valley Sanitation District meets at 3:30 p.m. to vote on a proposed sewer rate increase. If approved, the sewer rate will jump from $14.92 per month, for the average homeowner, to $47 per month by 2015. The proposed rate hike will pay to upgrade two Santa Clarita sewer treatment plants. A simple majority of homeowners in the area must ...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The California Supreme Court upheld a voter-approved ban on same-sex marriage Tuesday, but it also decided that the estimated 18,000 gay couples who tied the knot before the law took effect will stay wed. The 6-1 decision written by Chief Justice Ron George rejected an argument by gay rights activists that the ban revised the California constitution's equal protection clause to such a dramatic degree that it first needed the Legislature's approval.
Planning, transportation and the county's budget will get an airing when County Supervisor Michael Antonovich addresses more than 300 Santa Clarita Valley residents during a state-of-the-county speech Wednesday at the Hyatt Regency in Valencia.
A traffic collision involving a motorcycle Monday afternoon left the motorcyclist with a broken leg and head injuries, said Lt. Tom Bryski of the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station.
Up to 8,000 people flocked to Castaic Lake on Memorial Day to relax by the water, set up picnics and fire up the barbecue.
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It was Jan. 7, 1945, near the village of Bastogne, Belgium. The Battle of the Bulge, the largest American land battle of World War II, had been raging for nearly a month. Eight inches of snow covered the ground, and the temperature was in the mid-20s. Private First Class Tony Marincola was one of 200 American soldiers in the 17th Airborne Division guarding a place called "Dead Man's Ridge" when German tanks came lumbering over ...
Hundreds of local veterans and their families spent Memorial Day at Eternal Valley Memorial Park in Newhall to pay tribute to America's veterans.
A Santa Clarita-based nonprofit is on the front line of the statewide battle against drugs, according to the association's executive director.
SANTA CLARITA - The body of a man found burning near Castaic Lake on Wednesday remained unidentified Thursday, a spokesman for the Los Angeles County Coroner's Office said.
SANTA CLARITA - A Newhall man who was ordered to stand trial for murder in the stabbing death of another Newhall man in 2012 pleaded not guilty to the felony charge this week, a spokeswoman for the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office said.
SANTA CLARITA - A long-discussed library in Stevenson Ranch could soon become reality if county supervisors sign off on a lease agreement to house it.
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?"