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Santa Clarita Ranked In Top 20 Best Places To Raise A Family On West Coast

In a recent report from the web-based financial advising company SmartAsset, Santa Clarita was named the 17th best place to raise a family on the West Coast. The top of the list is dominated by bay area suburbs, which account for seven of the top 10 selections.


California Bill To Ban Paper Receipts Passes Committee

A California bill that seeks to ban paper receipts passed the Natural Resources Committee in a 6-3 vote Monday, potentially impacting Santa Clarita. Assembly Bill 161, introduced in January by Assemblyman Phil Ting (D-San Francisco), would require receipts for food, groceries and “tangible personal


Canyon Country DUI Suspect Taken Into Custody After Pursuit

A Canyon Country DUI suspect was taken into custody Monday morning after leading California Highway Patrol officers on a pursuit on the 14 freeway, officials said. Just after 1 a.m., CHP officers were stopped on the Golden Valley Road on-ramp to the northbound 14 Freeway when they saw a car drive by


California Cops Who Allegedly Stole Over $225,000 Can't Be Sued, Federal Court Rules

Two businessmen who claimed they were robbed of more than $225,000 by police in Fresno, California during an investigation into illegal gambling saw their civil rights lawsuit dismissed last week, when the U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals ruled it was “not obvious” that theft by cop would violate


18-Year-Old From Santa Clarita Becomes Youngest Race Winner In IndyCar History

Colton Herta of Valencia won the IndyCar Classic at Circuit of the Americas on Sunday in Austin, Texas, becoming the youngest driver to win a race in the history of IndyCar at just 18 years, 11 months, 25 days old, according to IndyCar Series officials.


Cobblestone Cottage Closing After 32 Years In Santa Clarita

Cobblestone Cottage, a boutique that has operated in Santa Clarita for over 30 years, took to social media Sunday to announce that they will be closing their doors. Monday marks the 32nd anniversary of Cobblestone Cottage, but Store Manager Jamee Brandt and her mother, Kathy Allie, had a different s


6 students hospitalized after ingesting unknown substance at local middle school

LOS ANGELES (FOX 11) - Six children were in stable condition Tuesday after ingesting an unknown substance at a local middle school, authorities said. The Los Angeles Fire Department responded to Palms Middle School, located at 10860 W Woodbine Street, just before 11 a.m. Tuesday. Officials said that


Mother Arrested After Leaving 3 Kids, Including 7-Month-Old, In Hot Car Parked At Simi Valley Home Depot

SIMI VALLEY (CBSLA) — A 24-year-old woman faces charges of child abuse after her three young children, including a 7-month-old, were found unattended and unrestrained in a hot car in a Simi Valley parking lot.


Santa Clarita Nonprofit Blue Star Ranch Set To Be Featured On Animal Planet

Blue Star Ranch, an equine-assisted nonprofit organization in Santa Clarita that aims to help veterans overcome post-traumatic stress disorder, is set to be featured on Animal Planet’s “Collar of Duty,” officials said Tuesday.


Missing California girl, 15, found dead had ‘traumatic’ injury, homicide investigation launched: police

The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Dept. launched a homicide investigation Monday after authorities discovered the body of a missing 15-year-old California girl who'd reportedly suffered a “traumatic” injury.


Neighbors React To Late Night Footage Of Unknown Man Approaching Door In Valencia

A Ring doorbell captured images of an unknown young man approaching a door in a Valencia neighborhood at 1:00 a.m. Monday morning. In the video, the man is seen wearing a grey Nike hoodie, black pants and black and white sneakers as he approaches the door.


15-year-old girl mysteriously dead in LA; motive, suspects remain unknown: Sheriff

A 15-year-old girl was found mysteriously dead in Los Angeles early Monday morning -- and a motive and suspect in the case remain unknown. The body of Samantha Bustos was found in Compton at about 1:30 a.m. local time, the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department said.


‘The Wine Affair’ Fundraiser Brings Santa Clarita Residents Out For A Night On The Town

Visitors sampled local food and wine up and down Main Street in Old Town Newhall Sunday during the 11th edition of “The Wine Affair,” an annual fundraising event held by Soroptimist International of Greater Santa Clarita Valley.


LA artist builds 6-foot-high cheese wall on the US-Mexico border in California

Artist Cosimo Cavallaro is building a 6-foot wall of $100 blocks of hard cotija cheese on the US-Mexico border in Tecate, California, to express his view that Trump’s wall is a waste. He said he's built 30 feet so far.


Cal Fire Peace Officers Arrest Two Arson Suspects

Cal Fire Peace Officers with assistance from the Riverside County Sheriff’s Office arrested two men accused of arson in Jurupa Valley on Tuesday. Jonathan Howard, 31, and Samuel King, 30, were arrested for allegedly setting trash on fire near the outside of a structure, which then caused damage to t


Attorneys for Actor Jussie Smollett Say All Charges Dropped

Attorneys for “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett said Tuesday that charges alleging he lied to police about a racist and homophobic attack have been dropped. Smollett attorneys Tina Glandian and Patricia Brown Holmes said in a statement that Smollett’s record “has been wiped clean.”


At Home megastore launches first California location

At Home is running through a “soft open” for an 85,000-square-foot store at Foothill Ranch Towne Center just off the 241 toll road. It replaces a shuttered Sports Chalet and furniture store. The grand opening is slated for March 30.


Probationer Caught With ‘Huge Haul’ Of Replica Firearms In Castaic

A probationer in Castaic was caught with a “huge haul” of replica firearms, as well as burglary tools, knives, and suspected stolen electronics on Saturday afternoon. John Monroe, 47, of Castaic, was arrested during a routine traffic stop due to a vehicle code violation on the 31600 block of Castaic


Keanu Reeves bonds with passengers after flight makes emergency landing

Keanu Reeves took his fellow passengers on an excellent adventure — in a van, not a bus this time — after their flight was forced to make an emergency landing. The 54-year-old actor was aboard a United Airlines flight from San Francisco to Burbank when it had to divert to Bakersfield because of a me


Antelope Valley Poppy Reserve officials warn - do not park your helicopter in super bloom fields

ANTELOPE VALLEY (KABC) -- As Antelope Valley officials cope with an influx of visitors vying to view the super bloom, they're making one rule crystal clear: don't park your helicopter in the poppy fields.