Perry Smith

County officials are asking Leona Valley developers to start over Tuesday on plans for a Valley Vineyard housing development.

“We didn’t approve the project today, we didn’t deny it today,” said Edel Vizcarra, planning deputy for Los Angeles County.

The… Continue reading

Gas pumpGas prices have taken a dip in Southern California, and may continue to drop for at least the new couple of weeks, according to travel experts

“Oil industry analysts are telling us that there’s good reason to expect that prices… Continue reading

Santa Clarita City Councilman TimBen Boydston will be addressing fellow council members as a private citizen regarding the city’s two-tiered health care plan at Tuesday night’s meeting at City Hall.

An $800-per-month discrepancy in benefits between what Boydston takes home… Continue reading

Mayor Frank Ferry announced Monday that retiring City Manager Ken Pulskamp has accepted the interim City Manager position with the City of Burbank, effective Dec. 3. Ken Pulskamp’s last day as Santa Clarita’s City Manager is Nov. 30.

(Editor’s note:… Continue reading

Recent statistics reveal that heroin-related deaths have doubled in 2012 compared to last year, according to local law enforcement officials.

There have been 14 opiate-related deaths this year, according to Bob Wachsmuth of the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station’s Juvenile… Continue reading

In a 5-0 vote, William S. Hart Union High School District officials approved the addition of lacrosse at West Ranch High, in an effort to increase opportunity for students, board member Steve Sturgeon said Friday.

“Lacrosse is a sport that… Continue reading

As of September 11, 2012, the city of Santa Clarita’s population increased by 14,900 with the
annexation of Jakes Way, Sand Canyon and Fair Oaks Ranch neighborhoods. This
Saturday, October 27, the city invites Fair Oaks Ranch residents for a… Continue reading

As you’ve probably noticed, our website is undergoing some changes.

Within the next few days, you will be greeted by a much more interactive site when you come to

Local blogs will offer a forum for Santa Clarita Valley… Continue reading

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