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1850 - Town founder Henry Mayo Newhall arrives in California to look for gold [story]
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Santa Clarita Prepping for Special Olympics World Games
Preparations are well underway as the City of Santa Clarita local organizing committee, Host Town Santa Clarita, prepares to welcome visiting delegates from El Salvador, Faroe Islands, Philippines and Malawi.  FULL STORY...
 SCV School News
K-8 Legacy Students Score Highly on SAT-10
The exam, which was administered to Legacy Kinder through eighth grade students in May, has been the benchmark of excellence in achievement testing for more than 80 years.  FULL STORY...
 SCV College News
CSUN Engineering Students Take Prize for Robotic Vehicle
El Toro — an autonomous robot that the team built from scratch for more than two semesters, and named for its bulky body, laser range finder mounts and its CSUN pride — won the competition by a landslide.  FULL STORY...
 SCV Nonprofit News
July 4 Rotary Pancake Breakfast Collecting for Fire-scarred Charity
The annual 4th of July Pancake Breakfast put on by the Santa Clarita Valley Rotary Club will be collecting money a local charity that recently lost property in a fire.  FULL STORY...
 L.A. County News
Antonovich Pet of the Week (6-30-2015): Shelsie
At Tuesday’s meeting of the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors, Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich presented Shelsie, a 3-month-old Chihuahua mix, as his pet of the week.  FULL STORY...
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Monday, Jul 6, 2015
Saugus Teacher Gives Up Beard for New Woodworking Machine (Video)

Saugus High School wood shop teacher Leonard Friedman has won the Stiles machinery contest entitled, “What will your teacher do to win a free woodworking machine.” Friedman allowed students to shave his beard and moustache, which had not been shaved in more than 30 years. “When an opportunity is presented by industry to support education…

Monday, Jul 6, 2015
Tribute Band Lineup Announced for 2015 Park Concert Series

The city of Santa Clarita’s popular summer Concerts in the Park series is back for a 26th year with an eclectic line-up of all-new acts, including award-winning tribute bands highlighting some of the greats.  The free, annual concert series kicks off at 7:00 p.m. on Saturday, July 11, 2015 in Central Park, located at 27150…

Monday, Jul 6, 2015
DMV Makes It Easier to Schedule Appointment

[DMV] – Customers needing to schedule an online appointment with the California Department of Motor Vehicles can now view available dates and times at a number of nearby offices all at once. The new timesaving appointment system not only offers customers the opportunity to make an appointment at their desired DMV office, but also provides easy-to-reference…

Sunday, Jul 5, 2015
Feds Launch National Ebola Training, Education Center

To ensure that U.S. health care providers and facilities are prepared to safely identify, isolate, transport, and treat patients with Ebola and other emerging threats, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services launched a National Ebola Training and Education Center on July 1. A collaborative effort among HHS’ Office of the Assistant Secretary for…

Saturday, Jul 4, 2015
Runners Put Their Best Foot Forward

[KHTS] – More than 1,000 runners gathered at Newhall Park on Saturday morning for the 33rd annual Independence Day Classic. The Independence Day Classic included a 5K, 10K, Kid’s K and a non-competitive walk. Santa Clarita Runners have organized the Independence Day Classic every year. All proceeds went to benefit the cross-country teams of all…

Saturday, Jul 4, 2015
Update: Body Found in Canyon Country Car ID’d

The man found dead in a car in Canyon Country Friday evening has been identified, according to officials

Monday, Jul 6, 2015
Experimental West Nile Vaccine Being Tested on Humans

A clinical trial of a new investigational vaccine designed to protect against West Nile Virus infection will be sponsored by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, part of the National Institutes of Health. The experimental vaccine was discovered and developed by scientists at the Oregon National Primate Research Center at Oregon Health & Science…

Sunday, Jul 5, 2015
Sign Up Now for SCV Sheriff’s Community Academy

The Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station will host the twelfth Sheriff’s Community Academy beginning Aug. 4. The Sheriff’s Community Academy offers a limited number of community members the exclusive opportunity to learn about every aspect of the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department. The Community Academy will focus on how deputies serve our community and the…

Sunday, Jul 5, 2015
Upcoming Events at Red Rock, AVIM, Tehachapi State Parks

July Volunteer Activity at Red Rock Canyon State Park Do you enjoy painting, hammering, and other hands-on construction play? Then come and volunteer at Red Rock Canyon State Park on July 11th for a picnic table repair/rebuild day. Several park picnic tables are in bad shape, so maintenance staff has hauled them into the shop…

Saturday, Jul 4, 2015
Illegal Fireworks Spark 1.5-acre Blaze in Saugus

Fire crews suppressed a 1.5-acre a brush fire caused by illegal fireworks in the 22600 block of La Rochelle Drive, near Pamplico Drive in Saugus. The fire was reported at 6:39 p.m. and firefighters were on scene within five minutes. Fire officials said they had drawn a line around the fire shortly after 7 p.m. Aircraft were…

Friday, Jul 3, 2015
Knight Opens New Congressional Office in SCV

[KHTS] – Santa Clarita residents and city officials turned out Thursday for the grand opening of U.S. Rep. Steve Knight’s new SCV office in the Centre Pointe Business Park. The office will be open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Knight said. People can always call and make an appointment if the congressman is in…

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SCV Sports
Monday, Jul 6, 2015
Storm Soccer Returns To Masters July 25th
Santa Clarita Storm Soccer is undefeated in its last eight games, allowing only three goals in that span. They return to Masters College to take on Valley United on July 25th at 5pm.  FULL STORY...
SCV Arts & Entertainment
Sunday, Jul 5, 2015
July 8: Reception for ‘Bazaar’ Exhibit at Town Center
The City of Santa Clarita will host a free reception for the new art installment entitled Bazaar on Wednesday, July 8, at the Town Center Art Space, located at 24201 Valencia Boulevard.  FULL STORY...
Opinion / Commentary / Blogs
To Volunteer
To Volunteer | Dianne Erskine-Hellrigel
Not Even a Footnote
Not Even a Footnote | Betty Arenson
T-shirt and Jeans
T-shirt and Jeans | SCVNews.com
Calgrove Fire Lessons
Calgrove Fire Lessons | Asst. Fire Chief Gregory Hisel
SCV Business
Monday, Jul 6, 2015
SCV Chamber This Week (7-6-2015)
This week's events and activities from the Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce. FULL STORY...

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SCV Chamber This Week (7-6-2015)
Preparations are well underway as the City of Santa Clarita local organizing committee, Host Town Santa Clarita, prepares to welcome visiting delegates from El Salvador, Faroe Islands, Philippines and Malawi.
Santa Clarita Prepping for Special Olympics World Games
Beginning July 11, Santa Clarita Transit will implement new cash fares and monthly pass prices for both local and commuter services.
New Fares for Santa Clarita Transit Start Saturday
The Valley Industry Association is pleased to host 38th Distrct Assemblyman Scott Wilk as the keynote speaker for the July luncheon meeting.
July 21: VIA Luncheon with SCV Assemblyman
See what's new and what's coming at the Santa Clarita libraries.
Santa Clarita Library News (7-6-2015)
The city of Santa Clarita’s popular summer Concerts in the Park series is back for a 26th year with an eclectic line-up of all-new acts, including award-winning tribute bands highlighting some of the greats.
Tribute Band Lineup Announced for 2015 Park Concert Series
Santa Clarita Storm Soccer is undefeated in its last eight games, allowing only three goals in that span. They return to Masters College to take on Valley United on July 25th at 5pm.
Storm Soccer Returns To Masters July 25th
Santa Clarita Sports Report: July 06, 2015 – The Santa Clarita Blue Heat women’s soccer team beat the Arizona Strikers, 2-1, and won their third game in a row.
Santa Clarita Sports Report: July 06, 2015
A clinical trial of a new investigational vaccine designed to protect against West Nile Virus infection will be sponsored by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, part of the National Institutes of Health.
Experimental West Nile Vaccine Being Tested on Humans
Customers needing to schedule an online appointment with the California Department of Motor Vehicles can now view available dates and times at a number of nearby offices all at once.
DMV Makes It Easier to Schedule Appointment
El Toro — an autonomous robot that the team built from scratch for more than two semesters, and named for its bulky body, laser range finder mounts and its CSUN pride — won the competition by a landslide.
CSUN Engineering Students Take Prize for Robotic Vehicle
1850 - Town founder Henry Mayo Newhall arrives in California to look for gold [story]
When you volunteer your time to a charity or an altruistic activity, your self-worth and self-respect improve dramatically. Volunteering just plain feels good. Feeling down? Volunteer.
To Volunteer
The Sheriff’s Community Academy offers a limited number of community members the exclusive opportunity to learn about every aspect of the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.
Sign Up Now for SCV Sheriff’s Community Academy
The City of Santa Clarita will host a free reception for the new art installment entitled Bazaar on Wednesday, July 8, at the Town Center Art Space, located at 24201 Valencia Boulevard.
July 8: Reception for ‘Bazaar’ Exhibit at Town Center
“Splendors of Art,” an art show featuring the works of Zony Gordon, a watercolor impressionist artist in Santa Clarita, will be held from July 16 to Sept. 10 at the Canyon Theatre Guild
Local Watercolorist’s Work Going on Display at CTG
To ensure that U.S. health care providers and facilities are prepared to safely identify, isolate, transport, and treat patients with Ebola and other emerging threats, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services launched a National Ebola Training and Education Center on July 1.
Feds Launch National Ebola Training, Education Center
Do you enjoy painting, hammering, and other hands-on construction play? Then come and volunteer at Red Rock Canyon State Park on July 11th for a picnic table repair/rebuild day.
Upcoming Events at Red Rock, AVIM, Tehachapi State Parks
1914 - Rev. Wolcott H. Evans, the future "pastor of the disaster," named pastor of Newhall's First Presbyterian Church [story]
More than 1,000 runners gathered at Newhall Park on Saturday morning for the 33rd annual Independence Day Classic.
Runners Put Their Best Foot Forward
Fire crews suppressed a 1.5-acre a brush fire caused by illegal fireworks in the 22600 block of La Rochelle Drive, near Pamplico Drive in Saugus.
Illegal Fireworks Spark 1.5-acre Blaze in Saugus
The man found dead in a car in Canyon Country Friday evening has been identified, according to officials.
Update: Body Found in Canyon Country Car ID’d
1932 - Robert Poore wins the greased pole climbing contest and $2.50 at Newhall's July 4th celebration [story]