"Why was the Vietnam War important to America?"
State Sen. Steve Knight, R-Palmdale, told about 30 Santa Clarita Valley residents that he's not in favor of creating districts throughout local municipalities to satisfy recent lawsuits over the California Voting Rights Act.
A two-vehicle crash near the junction of Interstate 5 and Highway 14 sent one person to the hospital Friday.
A mosquito in Santa Clarita has tested positive for West Nile virus, prompting county officials to urge residents to take steps limiting the possibility of infection.
Gorman - The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) will implement on July 29, 2013, at 10 a.m. a new bypass lane on the southbound Golden State Freeway (I-5) between Frazier Mountain Park Road and Gorman Road. The bypass lane will remain in effect through August 29, 2013, while crews pave the two right lanes and shoulder of southbound I-5.
District Attorney Jackie Lacey today announced that her office will ask the California Supreme Court to order a new hearing on the conditional release of serial rapist Christopher Hubbart to Los Angeles County later this year.
SANTA CLARITA– Senator Steve Knight (R-Antelope Valley) has announced naming Patricia Gracia and Patsy Ayala as co-Woman of the Year Award recipients. Senator Knight had the pleasure of presenting Resolutions to the honorees on Thursday at Santa Clarita City Hall with family and friends present, followed by a small reception. Photos upon request.
Three national park campgrounds in the Wrightwood area were closed for at least a week Thursday after tests determined a squirrel trapped in the area tested positive for bubonic plague.
With summer in full swing and Santa Clarita Valley residents spending more time outside, health officials are warning residents to take steps to avoid exposure to West Nile virus, a potentially fatal infection.
Santa Clarita - The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) plans to implement the closures listed below as part of a project that is constructing a truck lane on southbound I-5 between Pico Canyon Road/Lyons Avenue and the Antelope Valley Freeway (SR-14).
Special closure notes for next week:
Organizers of the AVTT Traveling Vietnam Memorial Wall's trip to the Santa Clarita Valley are looking for volunteers to help with the event.
Santa Clarita Valley sewer district ratepayers flooded district officials with written comments this week as time ran out for the public to answer the question of how to remove chloride from the Santa Clara River.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration opened an aggressive new front in the battle over voter protection Thursday, singling out Texas for legal action and promising broader efforts to come after last month's Supreme Court ruling that wiped out a major provision of the Voting Rights Act.
A firefighting inmate was injured and taken to the hospital after helping crews battle a small brush fire in Canyon Country Thursday afternoon, a spokesman for the Los Angeles County Fire Department said.
High winds buffeted the Santa Clarita Valley on Monday, toppling at least two trees and sending deputies scrambling to respond to residential burglar alarms in several neighborhoods.
SANTA CLARITA - Two robberies were reported in a six-hour period in Newhall late Sunday and early Monday, and investigators say they may be linked.
Two men have been charged with stealing wreckage of the car in which "Fast and Furious" actor Paul Walker and his friend, Valencia businessman Roger Rodas, died in a fiery crash in the Santa Clarita Valley on Nov. 30.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Federal officials on Monday unsealed five criminal cases filed against 18 current and former Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies as part of an FBI investigation into allegations of civil rights abuses and corruption in the nation's largest jail system.
Los Angeles County social workers rallied outside a county supervisor's office in El Monte on Monday, demanding the county hire more workers for the Department of Children and Family Services to relieve caseloads and provide better care.
College of the Canyons will host a free orientation next Monday for job seekers interested in the fields of aerospace and biomedical manufacturing.
SANTA CLARITA - One woman was injured and taken to the hospital this morning following a four-car crash near the Valencia post office on McBean Parkway.
Visitors to the Valencia Library last weekend were greeted with a sweet surprise: icing-topped and candy-cane-lined gingerbread houses on display for what organizers hope will become a yearly Gingerbread House Contest.
A multi-vehicle crash in Saugus Sunday morning ended with one of the vehicles flipped onto its roof.
The annual Metrolink Holiday Toy Express has been stopped in its tracks because of budget cuts.