As cities across the nation scramble for a piece of the federal stimulus-bill pie, Santa Clarita is hoping for a roughly $18.7 million slice.
It may be spring break for nearly every student in the Santa Clarita Valley, but at McGrath Elementary School, the vacation gives 262 youngsters a chance to spruce up their language-arts, reading and math skills.
While some people may be scrambling to file their taxes, a group of local residents is getting ready to party like it's 1773.
An employee of fast-food Chinese restaurant Hungry Ninja in Valencia was arrested Friday and charged with making pictures of female co-workers undressing in a restroom, authorities said.
A 16-year-old boy was found stabbed on a Canyon Country bike path Friday night but refused to provide information about the stabbing to authorities, Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Department Sgt. Gary Parker said.
Actors of the Sunrise Service practice at Vasquez Rocks County Park before their matinee performance Saturday afternoon.
Rev. Lynn Jay remembers when, as a teenager, she sensed a growing interest in the ministry. "I remember saying at about 15, "... if I were a boy, I would be a priest,'" Jay, of St. Stephen's Episcopal Church, said. When she was growing up, women were not ordained, so Jay's feelings did not come back until 1976, when the Episcopal Church began to ordain women. Though she still heard the call to serve God, ...
With local school districts facing deep budget cuts for the 2009-10 fiscal year, educators are keeping an eye on the ballot propositions upon which voters will decide in the May 19 special election. They worry that failure of the measures, which apparently face an uphill battle in earning voter approval, could result in a new round of education cuts.
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The Santa Clarita Valley Education Foundation will host the 25th Anniversary Teacher Tribute on April 30 at College of the Canyons to honor 54 teachers from six of the Santa Clarita Valley's school districts.
Easter's traditional egg hunt lasted only a couple of minutes for the hundreds of children who clutched colorful Easter baskets on the grassy field of Central Park in Santa Clarita Saturday morning.
Get ready for a full mailbox. California election officials have started mailing out voter pamphlets and sample ballots for the May 19 special election. The secretary of state's office on Thursday began sending pamphlets containing analyses and arguments for and against the six budget-related propositions on the ballot. Meanwhile, county election officials started mailing sample ballots to the state's 17.2 million registered voters. Propositions 1A-F would impose a state spending limit, tighten minimum-funding guarantees for ...
The AngelDogs Foundation offers free spaying and neutering for American pit bulls and pit mixes today from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Villalobos Rescue Center, 36220 Anthony Road, Agua Dulce. The free services are limited to the first 30 owners to reserve a spot. Also included: free microchip and rabies shots, a free training workshop, one-on-one assistance for owners and their dogs, and music and refreshments.
Ava Bustamante has always been interested in math and science. But the 13-year-old student at La Mesa Junior High School said she gets picked on by other students because of her interest in the academic fields and school. Ava found a connection to girls who share her interests at a math and science conference sponsored by the local chapter of the American Association of University Women. Ava was one of about 160 local junior high ...
Deputies from the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station arrested two men for shooting out car windows with a BB gun in Valencia early Friday morning, a sheriff's spokesman said.
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.