Possible bankruptcy for Toys R Us

Toys R Us, the nation’s largest retailer of toys and games, could file for bankruptcy

Boys found safe after interstate kidnapping

A woman who triggered an Amber Alert when she took her three boys from Albuquerque, N.M., to Lancaster was not initially placed under arrest but her children were in the custody of the Los Angeles County Department of Children and ...

New worries at Aliso Canyon

Only weeks after Southern California Gas Co. resumed injecting natural gas into the storage wells at Aliso Canyon, one-third of those wells have been taken out of service, it was reported this week.

State senate recognizes Lancaster energy plan

The California State Senate has passed a resolution recognizing the city of Lancaster's many successful Alternative Energy and Climate Change initiatives.

‘AV Wall’ featured at air show

The Mobile Vietnam Memorial Wall—AV Wall will be on display at the 2017 MCAS Miramar Air Show, Sept. 22-24, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily.

Man injured in roof jump

A shooting suspect was injured earlier this week when he jumped from a roof while being chased by deputies in Palmdale.

Young people discuss ‘freedom of expression’

The Palmdale City Library, 700 E Palmdale Blvd, will host the next meeting of Young Americans, a civics discussion group exclusively for teens ages 13 to 19, on Monday, Sept. 18 from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. The topic discussed this ...

Spotlight on suicide prevention

More than 800 Los Angeles County residents die by suicide each year—more than the number that die by homicide, accidental drug overdose or vehicle accidents—a statistic highlighted by mental health officials as part of Suicide Awareness Week.

Arrests at massage parlors

Three women were arrested this week at three massage parlors in Santa Clarita for allegedly offering sex acts to undercover deputies in exchange for money.

POW/MIA remembrance event today

The Antelope Valley Service Organization Association and the city of Palmdale will hold its annual POW/MIA Remembrance Ceremony today at 11a.m. at Poncitlán Square, 38315 9th Street East, (between Avenues Q-9 and Q-10).

Sheriff’s ask for public’s help  locating missing Lancaster man

Detectives from the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department Missing Persons Unit are seeking the public’s assistance in locating Tom “Tommy” Ikuta, a 75 year-old Japanese male who was last seen

Mystery Book Club to discuss Hillerman reboot

The Palmdale City Library’s Mystery Book Discussion Group “Mystery, Murder and Mayhem” will discuss the book Spider Woman’s Daughter by Anne Hillerman on

Public Defender Mental Health program wins top ten award

A new LA County Public Defender program that assists incarcerated, mentally ill and developmentally disabled clients has won a

New center opens to serve foster youth

The Leonard Hill Hope Center is a charitable foundation that takes in foster children. The foundation has been a leader in creating programs to raise standards of

Mexico earthquake is reminder that southland is always vulnerable

Last week’s 8.1-magnitude earthquake that hit offshore in Southern Mexico is another reminder to southlanders