For Doug DeVries, playing the flute comes as a challenge. "It's not easy," he said. "I have to work at it. It's something that I really enjoy working at." The 18-year-old West Ranch High School graduate's hard work paid off recently as he won the Jack Kent Cooke Young Artist Award, a $10,000 scholarship given to 25 young musicians each year. The honor allowed DeVries to appear on "From the Top," an NPR Sunday morning ...
Margot Webb hopes the dramatic adaptation of her Holocaust narrative, "Shadows at Noon," for a German audiobook will teach important lessons to generations of young students.
The Santa Clarita City Council voted unanimously Tuesday to approve The Master's College's 10-year master plan, giving the school a green light save one formality.
A girl on roller blades with wild, swinging blonde braids and a short red skirt caught the eyes of shoppers who couldn't help but notice the skater's scrap-metal composition as they entered the Westfield Valencia Town Center on Tuesday.
While the Northeast braces for a below-freezing cold snap, Southern California will continue to bask in unseasonably warm weather through this week, a weather official said Tuesday.
Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station Deputies are preparing a criminal complaint against the person who hacked into Sean Spalla's YouTube account and posted gory, pornographic pictures and threats, a sheriff's deputy said.
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In another sign of hard times for local arts, the R.K. Downs Jazz Festival, staged by College of the Canyons' music department since 1975, has been canceled this year, an official said Tuesday.
Fun & Fit Gymnastics, in Santa Clarita Valley, is hosting a special Valentine's night party and, for the older kids, a sleepover Feb. 14 at 26620 Valley Center Drive in Canyon Country.
A traffic collision at the intersection of Wiley Canyon and Tournament roads in Valencia killed a motorcyclist this morning and flipped a Honda Civic on its side, according to a sheriff's statement.
More than 80 Democrats living in the Santa Clarita, northern San Fernando and eastern Simi Valleys met on Saturday to elect 12 delegates for the California Democratic Party's Convention, which will be held April 24 through 26 in Sacramento.
The Santa Clarita Valley Chapter of the California Republican Assembly will be welcoming Santa Clarita Mayor Frank Ferry at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the International House of Pancakes, 24737 Pico Canyon Road in Stevenson Ranch.
Following one of the most devastating economic years in history, business and industry leaders are understandably concerned with forecasts for 2009.
Brushfire potential remains "explosive" in the Santa Clarita Valley due to continued high winds, low humidity readings and warm temperatures, prompting the National Weather Service to keep its current Red Flag Warning hoisted through 6 p.m. tonight.
When it comes to playing in the mud, leave to a kid to get it done right.
The mother of a teenage boy missing for more than a week remains heartbroken as she awaits the outcome of an autopsy performed on the body of a man found burning Wednesday, she said.
A summertime invitation to the public to choose one of two works of art for the Newhall roundabout apparently hasn't yielded quite the reception that Santa Clarita city officials had hoped.
A brush fire sandwiched between the southbound and northbound lanes of Interstate 5 burned about five acres before it was extinguished Sunday, a Los Angeles County Fire Department official said.
An autopsy on a body found burning near Castaic Lake may have been performed Saturday, but no new information regarding the possible identity of the body has been released, according to officials.
The Ever-Changing Wall, a giant photographic mural conceived by the local ARTree Community Arts Center, has returned to Newhall.
Residents of the Santa Clarita Valley have several options Wednesday to mark the 12th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.
Of eight homeless service zones in Los Angeles County, the one that encompasses the Santa Clarita Valley has the second-highest growth in those who have no place to live, according to numbers recently released by county officials.
Three decades after the Canyon Cowboys won the school's first CIF title, former head coach Harry Welch and members of the 1983 CIF Northwestern Conference championship team reunited on the Cowboys' field Saturday at Canyon High School.