The about 300-acre Osito fire was completely contained Wednesday, but authorities kept one lane on the northbound Interstate 5 freeway closed overnight as firefighters made sure the blaze stayed extinguished.
An IRS agent has been charged with threatening to kill federal authorities outside his Valencia home earlier this week, after he learned they were investigating him for filing false tax returns, according to court documents.
Jazz and Blues Concert Series plays on at Town Center Drive.
LeeAnn Holmes took her fight against state budget cuts to Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger's office in downtown Los Angeles on Wednesday.
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As state and federal prosecutors took aim Wednesday at sham mortgage brokers, one local real estate authority urged homeowners to be cautious.
If Castaic wants a high school, the entire community - residents, businesses and elected officials - have got to stand with the Hart school district to help make it happen, Superintendent Jaime Castellanos said Wednesday.
City officials are moving forward with traffic studies on a hotly contested Saugus street. Traffic engineers are about halfway through a six-month study on Benz Road, where over the last several years residents have complained about constant cut-through traffic from Copper Hill Drive and Bouquet Canyon Road. Earlier this year, speed humps - like speed bumps but with a more gradual curve - were installed on Benz, along with turning restrictions on Copper Hill Drive. ...
Workers build on various parts of the Dr. Dianne G. Van Hook University Center at College of the Canyons on Monday afternoon. COC's fall session classes is scheduled to begin August 24.
In response to an anonymous tip alleging that marijuana was being grown and sold at a Violin Canyon apartment, Narcotics Detectives began an investigation over a month ago.
While a 20-year-old Canyon Country man was charged Tuesday with murder after allegedly driving a pickup truck into a group of bicyclists, killing one, friends and co-workers remembered the crash victim as a charming and loyal friend.
Two lanes on Interstate 5 north of Castaic remained closed Tuesday night as firefighters tried to make sure a weakened 288-acre blaze near Pyramid Lake didn't spring back to life, a U.S National Forest spokeswoman said.
Harry Potter worked his spell on six Santa Clarita women who waited in 90 degree heat Tuesday for more than 11 hours to see the premiere of Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince.
The Los Angeles Superior Court system is starting a series of monthly furlough days today to offset a severe budget shortfall, leaving county courthouses able to provide only the most basic of services.
The Santa Clarita City Council hustled through its last meeting before the summer recess Tuesday, moving ahead with the formation of a governing body for the local TV station.
Santa Clarita City Council members said Tuesday they want the public to have more opportunities to weigh in before deciding what to put in the center of the Newhall roundabout.
SANTA CLARITA - The father of missing teenager Bryce Laspisa had his vehicle burglarized while searching for his son in Castaic Tuesday afternoon, according to an official with the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station.
SANTA CLARITA - At least 10 volunteers spent Tuesday searching for missing 19-year-old Bryce Laspisa without luck, one of the searchers said.
The following Santa Clarita Valley events are scheduled Wednesday in observance of Patriot Day and the Day of Service and Remembrance:
SANTA CLARITA - A Fontana man has pleaded no contest to a felony count of driving under the influence of alcohol in connection with a collision last March that injured a woman, a Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office spokeswoman said Tuesday.
SANTA CLARITA - The Acton-Agua Dulce Unified School District is seeking applicants to fill a vacancy on its school board, according to information posted on the district's website.
Los Angeles County supervisors approved a lease agreement Tuesday to open a new county library at a shopping center in Stevenson Ranch.
SANTA CLARITA - A motorcyclist was injured and taken to the hospital Tuesday afternoon following a traffic collision in the northbound lanes of Interstate 5 amid the ongoing freeway construction near Gavin Canyon, emergency response officials said.
SACRAMENTO – The California State Senate gave final approval Tuesday to Senate Bill 145 by Sen. Fran Pavley (D-Agoura Hills), which would raise the maximum penalty for the most serious child pornography offenses. The bill, which was approved unanimously, will be sent to the governor.
This past weekend I appeared on CNN's State of the Union to discuss the ongoing situation in Syria.
SANTA CLARITA -- Providence Medical Institute Santa Clarita, a full-service physician practice and urgent care center, is expanding to meet the needs of the growing community.