More than 50 wide-eyed first- and second-graders eagerly waited for Santa to call their name.
Castaic Middle School's outdoor covered lunch patio looked like an authentic old-world marketplace Tuesday: lots of talking; lots of yelling; lots of activity.
Job layoffs, bankrupted businesses and countless residential foreclosures are having a negative effect on the teenage population, who will begin their adult lives in a world unlike the one in which they were raised.
When toys are collected for underprivileged kids, those 12 years and older are often left out, though their needs are just as great as their younger siblings.'
The U.S. Postal Service sent holiday cheer to more than 2,500 foster kids through its annual holiday toy drive.
California Democrats integral to the historic 2008 campaign victories are invited to help select delegates for the California Democratic Party Convention held April 24-26 in Sacramento.
Kyle Davis comes back to defeat an opponent during a charity tournament Saturday at the Route 66 Classic Grill in Canyon Country.
Friday night was Kids' Night Out at the community room at Santa Clarita Park.
In support of National Domestic Violence Awareness Month, the College of the Canyons Social Science and Business Division will host a free "Domestic Violence Awareness Concert" on Oct. 23 to benefit the Santa Clarita Valley's Domestic Violence Center.
A specialist in veterans' affairs will speak tonight at City Hall about resources available to local residents who return from military service overseas.
UPDATE 11 a.m. Thursday:
Committee or commission?
College to host environmental science fair
The long-awaited Castaic high school will be built near the Sterling Gateway industrial complex, Castaic Area Town Council members heard Wednesday night.
Tuesdays and Thursdays are something to cheer about for the young girls at the Newhall Boys & Girls Club.
LOS ANGELES - Effective Monday, April 7, Metrolink will make adjustments reflecting current operating conditions, improve service patterns and support future PTC operating requirements. The changes will also offer more efficient service and better rail connections with continued great value.
The Santa Clarita City Council election is a week away, but almost 8,000 people have already cast ballots, city officials said Tuesday.
A Food and Drug Administration committee gave Santa Clarita-based MannKind Corp. a thumbs-up Tuesday for its innovative inhaled diabetes treatment.
The four-story-tall pine tree that fell on one Saugus house Monday threatened to fall on another Tuesday, and city officials red-tagged both homes for safety reasons, a Santa Clarita spokeswoman said Tuesday.
The snowpack in the Sierra Nevada Mountains - the water bank for Southern California - measured 32 percent of normal Tuesday at a time of year when it's supposed to be at its peak.
Santa Clarita hosts its volunteer roundup Wednesday for the annual Cowboy Festival, celebrating its 21st year this year at the Melody Ranch Motion Picture Studio in Placerita Canyon.
Sacramento, CA – The California Department of Water Resources (DWR) conducted one of the last snow surveys of the year today and, despite recent storms, the state's water supply outlook remains dire. The survey determined that water content in the state's snowpack is just 32 percent of average for this time of year.
County supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday to approve a $4.2 million project for infrastructure improvement at the Del Valle Regional Emergency Training Center, a site in Castaic used to conduct firefighter training operations.
Sacramento, CA – In an effort to save lives and eliminate dangerous behind-the-wheel distractions like talking, texting, or browsing on a cell phone, the California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS), California Highway Patrol (CHP), and more than 200 law enforcement agencies across the state today announced high visibility enforcement operations during April's National Distracted Driving Awareness Month.
SACRAMENTO – The Senate Public Safety Committee on Tuesday unanimously approved a bill by Senator Fran Pavley (D-Agoura Hills) to protect children from domestic abusers during court proceedings and after offenders are released from prison or jail.
Hundreds came out to Real Life Church in Valencia on Monday to honor and remember local firefighter Paul Cooke, who died suddenly on March 18.
Two workshops for parents of teens will be held this month by the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station's "J-Team" to educate parents about the dangers and misconceptions associated with drugs and social media, officials announced this week.
A Saugus family's home was red-tagged Monday after a tree blew over onto it, Santa Clarita and fire officials said.
The mother of a local man stabbed to death in New Mexico in 2012 says she forgives her son's killer because that is what her son would have done.
Bright sunshine and sparkling waters were an enticing draw Sunday on Pyramid Lake, but combined with gusty winds and inexperience, they proved nearly fatal for three boaters.