Despite a near-record number of foreclosures in Santa Clarita Valley, residents of Canyon Country are now bracing themselves for more than 2,420 new homes expected to arrive with a handful of newly-approved housing developments.
And, if you count the developments that are pending - and many Canyon Country residents are - the population of Canyon Country will mushroom to include more than 3,800 new residents in the next few years.
When he said the Santa Clarita high Thursday was 108 degrees, Stuart Seto with the National Weather Service was quick to point out that temperatures are recorded in the shade.
Something will be missing from the Hart High School campus this fall.
Three men were arrested in Valencia late Wednesday evening when deputies found two pounds of methamphetamine - roughly $20,000 worth - in their vehicle, sheriff's Sgt. Phil Morris said.
If county District Attorney Steve Cooley continues to succeed in criminal trials, he may soon be out of a job. That may not be such a bad problem to have for the county's top attorney, whose responsibility is to represent the interests of the public in proving that alleged criminals actually committed the crimes they were charged with.
It started with sports massages, investigators say.
Crime in Santa Clarita Valley was down overall last year, but a peek into the details reveals an increase in several categories.
A College of the Canyons teacher had the chance to share his knowledge with students abroad recently as he traveled to the Republic of Georgia to teach a seminar on tourism.
Adding to air quality woes in the Santa Clarita Valley this week, the heat wave is on as triple-digit temperatures are expected to add to the discomfort through the weekend.
From biological warfare to bomb attacks, local health officials prepared for the worst case scenarios Wednesday at a training session at Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital.
Sink a putt, save a life.
With summer right around the corner and the temperature heating up, car washes throughout the Santa Clarita Valley will be busy as motorists seek to shine their steel.
Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital has added four new hospital beds to a medical surgical unit, hospital officials announced this week.
A fundraiser to benefit a Valencia man who became a double amputee and needs a handicap accessible van is scheduled from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. tonight at a park in Valencia. Tim Howard, a 47-year old father of 8-year-old twin girls, suffered a stroke on Thanksgiving Day and was released from the hospital this week. Tickets are $5 each and the fundraiser will feature a band, comedian and vendors at Chesebrough County Park in Valencia. For more information, contact Kami Carlson at (661) 305-7098.
The National Weather Service has issued a red flag warning for the Santa Clarita Valley effective until 8 p.m. Saturday due to the high temperatures and low humidity.
Jury selection is scheduled to begin next month for a Canyon Country businessman accused of trying to hire a hit man to kill his wife, a spokesman for the Los Angeles County District Attorney's office said Thursday.
This month's Thursday @ Newhall series, presented by Galpin Subaru, continues with the second installment of Art SLAM, J.A.M. Sessions and Senses.
A man wanted on a bench warrant after failing to appear in court last week on a charge of stabbing his son made his first court appearance Tuesday, a spokesman for the Los Angeles County District Attorney's office said.
A sheriff's deputy who allegedly fired his service revolver into the air after neighborhood kids pulled a prank has been suspended with pay for the past six months while Sheriff's Department investigators look into the matter, a spokeswoman confirmed this week.
It's a common sight during election season: local intersections dotted with signs offering advice to passersby on which candidate they should vote for.
A day after a Food and Drug Administration committee recommended that the FDA approve MannKind Corp.'s diabetic treatment, Afrezza, shares of the Santa Clarita company's stock jumped dramatically in trading Wednesday.
The four-story-tall pine tree that fell on one Saugus house this week, smashing through its roof, and threatened a second home became firewood on Wednesday.
Members of Santa Clarita's Vote by Mail Ballot Board have started work preparing ballots to be counted on Election Day Tuesday.
The Antelope Valley Transit Authority is expanding its commuter bus line to include an additional stop in Santa Clarita, according to officials.
SACRAMENTO – Today Assemblyman Scott Wilk's, R- Santa Clarita, bill to require open meetings passed unanimously out of the Assembly Governmental Organization Committee.
Beginning Friday, April 4, at 5 a.m. through late May 2014, a temporary bypass lane will be implemented on southbound I-5 between Smokey Bear Road and one mile south of Vista Del Lago Road while crews pave the two left lanes of southbound I-5. More information about the project is here.
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.