Bicycle thieves have been using blowtorches to steal high-end bikes locked in front of locations in downtown Valencia, a sheriff's deputy said Wednesday.
Hot, dry and windy is the recipe for brush fires, but it's also the forecast for the Santa Clarita Valley for the rest of the week, according to weather officials.
A Palmdale man accused of robbing a Newhall bank last week pleaded not guilty today to the charge of robbery, a spokesman for the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department said.
Painting a house chartreuse with purple stripes will be more than a demonstration of bad taste - it'll be against the law, Santa Clarita City Council members decided this week.
With a unanimous vote, members of the Santa Clarita City Council approved a $229,588 contract for improvements at student crossings near three local elementary schools.
Single-family home resale prices rose more than 10 percent in the Santa Clarita Valley last month while home sales increased by 18.8 percent, officials with the Southland Regional Association of Realtors said Wednesday.
(SACRAMENTO) Assemblymember Steve Fox (D-Palmdale) today announced that Assembly Bill (AB) 395, a measure allowing doctors to treat patients in residential drug and alcohol rehabilitation facilities, was approved by the State Assembly with strong bipartisan support.
Santa Clarita City Council members voted 4-0 this week to approve a $114,493 contract to repair tiles and concrete on the platform of the Via Princessa Metrolink Station in Canyon Country.
Snapshot for the week of 05/20/2013 to 05/26/2013 Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station Crime Prevention Unit This past week in Zone 7, the following Part-1 Crimes occurred: (1) Robbery, (3) Residential Burglaries, (3) Grand Thefts, (4) Shoplift and (1) Petty Theft. On Saturday, 05-25-13, a robbery occurred near the 26400 block of Carl Boyer Drive. A male suspect concealed several items on his person and attempted to walk out of the location, failing to pay ...
With the weather heating up and many residents riding bikes as a method of recreation I would like to remind you about a crime trend we have seen in the past. Last summer we saw a rise in thefts of bicycles from open garages and residential areas. We are again beginning to see an increase in thefts of bicycles in the zones surrounding Saugus. In Valencia there were six bicycles stolen last week from residential ...
In celebration of the new Vasquez Rocks Interpretive Center, located at 10700 W. Escondido Canyon Road in Agua Dulce, the Vasquez Rocks Natural Area Park will hold a public open house Thursday at 11 a.m.
A bill from state Sen. Fran Pavley, D-Agoura Hills, that would place new regulations on the process of hydraulic fracturing, commonly known as "fracking," took another step toward reality Wednesday when the state Senate voted to approve the bill.
The Rosedell Elementary Drama Club production of "The Little Mermaid Junior" will be presented in three public performances at 6 p.m. May 30-31 and noon on June 1.
SANTA CLARITA - The College of the Canyons class of 2013 will celebrate the college's 44th anniversary commencement ceremony at 8:30 a.m. Friday, May 31, in the college's Honor Grove, located on the Valencia campus.
An iPad-snatching crime has local sheriff's deputies looking for a robbery suspect in Newhall today, a law enforcement official said.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - He could be getting a license plate, Charlie Brown.
SCV residents got the opportunity to donate blood to the American Red Cross at a blood drive Thursday in Newhall.
SANTA CLARITA - The most recent Hart district board member to vacate his seat may still have a claim to it - depending on whether he wants it or not.
Santa Clarita Valley sheriff's deputies reopened Soledad Canyon Road this evening after a car knocked a power pole down and sent live wires into the lanes.
SANTA CLARITA - A convicted murderer facing four felony counts of rape in the alleged attack last June on an unconscious woman was charged with an additional felony count Thursday, the prosecutor said.
Supervisors voted earlier this week to strengthen regulations and expand the definition of potentially dangerous or vicious dogs in Los Angeles County, a decision that comes on the heels of a fatal dog attack in the Antelope Valley earlier this year.
SANTA CLARITA - A Canyon Country man has been sentenced to six years in state prison after pleading no contest to lewd conduct on a child earlier this week, according to officials.
SANTA CLARITA - Ever mindful of the positive role that a developed level of environmental literacy can have on a community, this fall College of the Canyons and the Santa Clarita Environmental Education Consortium (SCEEC) will host the first annual environmental leadership conference 'Green Up: Community Action and Education.'
Detectives from the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station are investigating two armed robberies in Newhall in the past week, trying to determine if the two are connected, an official said today.
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