When Monique Torres heard that her close friends house had been lost in the Acton fires last week, she knew it was time to do something.
The Hart district is bracing for an expected $13.3 million deficit for the 2011-2012 fiscal year, counting on state funding cuts and higher costs, district officials said Friday.
As animals flee the wilderness ravaged by the Station Fire, they might end up looking for food or shelter in Santa Clarita Valley neighborhoods, experts said.
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Today is Sunday, Sept. 6, the 249th day of 2009. There are 116 days left in the year.
Steve Trotta's car was packed, his evacuation route was mapped and his ear was glued to his walkie-talkie listening for any chatter from firefighters on which direction the Station Fire would blow.
Ten diverse performers competed for their shot at fame at Six Flags Magic Mountain on Saturday in front of a panel of celebrity judges including Grammy Award-winning artist Ciara.
It's nearly 5 a.m. on an ordinary Thursday.
Bottom line: Unhealthy air quality for all individuals in the Santa Clarita Valley persists through the weekend.
Local proponents of President Barack Obama's health care reform stormed Congressman Howard P. "Buck" McKeon's office on Friday, carrying signs that read "Who would Jesus deny?" in hopes that the Republican congressman would support health care reform.
Before a crowd of hundreds of singing congregants, Cardinal Roger Mahony led a procession of priests to dedicate a brand-new church in Santa Clarita, now the second-largest house of worship in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles.
The Hart district's decision this week to consider two potential sites for a Castaic high school has left some concerned about infrastructure surrounding the spots.
Santa Clarita homeowners have approved a proposal that could lead to increases in stormwater fees, city officials said Friday.
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Investigators worked around-the-clock Friday as they sought to build a murder case stemming from a huge wildfire that claimed the lives of two firefighters. California's governor offered a $100,000 reward in the arson case.
Authorities blocked access to the crime scene, a scorched area of scrub and trees off the side of the Angeles Crest Highway, as they analyzed clues including incendiary material reported to have been found there. Authorities say the fire was arson, but are still trying to find a culprit and understand how it was set.
The Santa Clarita Public Library is trying to keep kids reading over the summer with the "Paws to Read" summer reading program.
CONGRESS 25th District
The city of Santa Clarita is seeking the public's feedback on a grant proposal for the U.S. Department of Justice's Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program. Under the JAG program, the city is eligible to receive $26,749.
Regardless of the outcome of November's general election, the Santa Clarita Valley will continue to be represented in Congress by a Republican, after a former state legislator and a current state legislator came out on top of the field in Tuesday's primary election.
BRUSSELS (AP) - U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said Wednesday it is unfair to the family of released captive Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl to leap to conclusions about his behavior in uniform.
In a two-hour closed-door session Tuesday, College of the Canyons trustees wrangled over a lawsuit against the Santa Clarita Community College District alleging violations of the California Voting Rights Act.
A joint sweep of Santa Clarita Valley street food vendors last week resulted in inspectors confiscating more than 10 food carts, sheriff's officials said.
Six Flags Magic Mountain's iconic roller coaster Colossus will close Aug. 16 after a 36-year run, officials at the Santa Clarita Valley theme park announced Tuesday.
Voter turnout appeared sluggish today at Santa Clarita Valley polling places as the 2014 primary election got under way.
After a month-long investigation into the stabbing of a father and son outside a Newhall bar, Santa Clarita Valley sheriff's detectives have arrested an affiliate of the outlawed Vagos Motorcycle Club on suspicion of attempted murder, a sheriff's spokesman said Tuesday.
A woman was injured and taken to the hospital Tuesday following a two-car traffic collision on Highway 14 near Golden Valley Road, a spokeswoman for the Los Angeles County Fire Department said.
The first gubernatorial primary under California's new top-two system has evolved into a typical campaign between Republicans hoping to come in second, pitting a state lawmaker who is a tea party favorite against a socially moderate investment banker making his first run for public office.