With California beginning to issue IOUs on Thursday to cover the state's obligation, a local assemblyman suggested the state accepts IOUs as payment for state services.
California legislators are eyeing a community college fee increase as a way to help balance the state budget.
With two less fireworks shows in town for this year's Fourth of July celebrations, sheriff's officials are bracing for bigger crowds at the two that remain.
That new car just got a little more expensive to buy in Los Angeles County as sales tax has jumped by 0.5 percent again.
A number of local offices will be closed Friday to observe the Fourth of July. n City Hall and all city offices will be closed, though the activity, aquatics and community centers will remain open.
A teenager was taken to a local hospital with apparently minor injuries after a van hit him on his bike Tuesday afternoon, authorities said.
Two teenagers in Stevenson Ranch were arrested in a drug bust Wednesday, authorities said. Christopher Vest, 19, and a juvenile were arrested after investigators served a search warrant, said Los Angeles County sheriff's Lt. Mark Hershey. Investigators found a small amount of heroin, worth hundreds of dollars, along with scales and other items used in drug dealing, he said. The two are also suspected in unspecified robberies, Hershey said. The incident remains under investigation.
Students interested in jumpstarting their college careers and entering the workforce can enroll in the College of the Canyons LAUNCH program beginning July 6.
First Word "It seems that between the economy and the loss of our quality of life, Santa Claritans are finally fed up with the costs of all this new growth." - Cam Noltemeyer, Environmentally Speaking Today is Thursday, July 2, the 183rd day of 2009. There are 182 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On July 2, 1776, the Continental Congress passed a resolution saying that "these United Colonies are, and of ...
Authorities arrested four men Wednesday in connection with an auto-theft ring run out of a Canyon Country hot-rod repair shop, including the business's owner and a retired Los Angeles Police Department auto-theft detective, officials said.
The clock struck midnight and California legislators didn't pass a budget Wednesday. Services haven't stopped - but some government officials warn this is the calm before the storm. The budget proposed by California Senate Democrats fell two votes shy of the two-thirds majority needed to pass the legislature. The state Senate vote may have been a moot point since Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger promised last week to veto the budget proposed by Senate Democrats. Without an ...
Three men were arrested early Wednesday after firing a gun at a home in Val Verde in what sheriff's deputies called a gang-related drive-by shooting.
A fire that sparked in the median of Interstate 5, just north of Templin Highway, jumped the highway forcing emergency officials to close the northbound lanes on Wednesday.
While state legislators continue to battle over a budget, one local nonprofit organization is fearing the worst.
Today is Wednesday, July 1, the 182nd day of 2009. There are 183 days left in the year. This is Canada Day.
Shield HealthCare in Santa Clarita announced its 13th annual story contest "What Makes Caregiving Rewarding?"