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1898 - Birth of Mary S. Ruiz, eldest child of Enrique & Rosaria Ruiz of San Francisquito Canyon; all died in 1928 dam disaster [cemetery census]


LOCAL ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT
SCV Arts & Events: Ghost Adventures, more
Wednesday, Oct 22, 2014

  Upcoming Events Check out what’s happening soon in Santa Clarita! Reyes Winery Ladies Night Out October 24 Hike & Brunch November 8 Performing Arts Center Music of Gary Urwin October 24 Jason Latiner: World Champion of Magic October 25 An Evening with Mavis Staples November...

Free Oak Trees in “Oaktober”

The City of Santa Clarita is offering complimentary California native oak trees to residents in honor of the community’s annual “Oaktober” celebration. Residents can contact the City through November 7, 2014 to order the free trees, which are exempt from the City’s Oak Tree Preservation and Protection...

Free Flu Shots Coming to Newhall, Val Verde
Tuesday, Oct 14, 2014

The City of Santa Clarita, in partnership with the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, will provide FREE flu vaccinations on Wednesday, Oct. 22, from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Val Verde Park, and on Tuesday, Nov. 4, from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Newhall Community Center. Flu vaccinations are...

Deadline Looming to Apply for Arts Grants
Monday, Oct 13, 2014

There is still time for Santa Clarita Valley-based nonprofit organizations to apply for funding through the City of Santa Clarita’s Community Services and Arts Grants Program. Applications for available funds must be submitted to the City by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 17. No late applications will be...

Nov. 12: How Artists Can Use Social Media Effectively

PANEL DISCUSSION November 12, 2014 –  7:00 p.m. Old Town Newhall Library Community Room   Getting Social: Art and Social Networking will feature a discussion about the use of Social Media for marketing your art and communicating your message. This panel of experts will provide artists with...

‘Superhero’ Events for Young Readers at City Libraries
Friday, Oct 10, 2014

Community members are invited to enjoy the fall season by participating in engaging, interactive, free programming offered at all Santa Clarita Public Library branches. In the spirit of the Halloween season, the Library will host a variety of hero-themed events including: • Superhero Yourself – On...

‘Dunes’ Artwork on Display at City Hall

A photographic exhibit called “Dunes” is now open at the Santa Clarita City Hall First Floor Gallery. The collection features submissions from different various photographers and will be open to the public through Oct. 24. City Hall is located at 23920 W. Valencia Blvd.  

Santa Clarita Marathon Just Around the Corner

The City of Santa Clarita is excited to welcome back the Santa Clarita Marathon on Sunday, Nov. 2. The racing events will include a marathon and a half marathon, presented by Parkway Motorcars, a 5K run presented by Boston Scientific, a two-person marathon relay, the Mayor’s Walk presented by The Walking...

Arts & Events: Canyon Theatre Fall Lineup, more
Thursday, Oct 9, 2014

Upcoming Events Check out what’s happening soon in Santa Clarita! Le Chene Wine Dinner October 10 Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center Fuddy Mears October 10-19 Rejoice October 18 The Belgians Are Coming Belgian Beer Fest Saturday, October 11 Old Town Newhall Oktoberfest October...

Job Search Workshop Friday; more

UPCOMING SPECIALTY WORKSHOPS SCV LIBRARY RESOURCES FOR YOUR JOB SEARCH. Online mock interviews and 24/7 turnaround time on resume and cover letter review are just a couple of the great FREE resources available to you.  Join us on Friday, October 10th from 2:30 -3:30 to get the scoop on all the great...

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FINANCIALS OF LOCAL INTEREST
MARKETS & METALS
NASDAQ4382.847  chart -0.83%
S&P 5001927.11  chart -0.73%
STOCKS OF LOCAL INTEREST
Bank Santa Clarit9.00  chart +0.00%
Biosolar, Inc.0.1699  chart -22.74%
Cu Bancorp (ca)19.23  chart +1.16%
Enable Ipc Corp0.0038  chart +0.00%
Flextronics Inter9.07  chart -1.20%
Linn Energy, Llc25.19  chart -4.37%
Linn Co, Llc23.69  chart -4.44%
Mannkind Corporat5.39  chart -2.53%
Mission Vly Bcp C5.86  chart -0.17%
Quest Diagnostics61.21  chart +0.15%
Santa Clara Valle5.93  chart +0.00%
Tejon Ranch Co Co28.44  chart -2.50%
Us Energy Initiat0.002  chart +17.65%
Wesco Aircraft Ho17.05  chart -2.12%

Apple Inc.102.99  chart +0.51%
At&t Inc.34.50  chart -0.35%
Autonation, Inc. 50.49  chart -1.14%
Best Buy Co., Inc32.84  chart +0.74%
Big Lots, Inc. Co45.60  chart -1.08%
Barnes & Noble, I19.44  chart -0.26%
Brady Corporation22.08  chart -1.08%
Bre0.00  chartN/A
Bry0.00  chartN/A
Boston Scientific12.32  chart +2.41%
Brookfield Reside19.01  chart -0.63%
Cbre Group Inc Co30.14  chart +0.50%
Carnival Corporat37.76  chart -0.63%
Comcast Corporati51.49  chart -1.34%
Costco Wholesale 130.54  chart +0.20%
Curtiss-wright Co67.06  chart -1.73%
Cvs Health Corpor83.25  chart +0.40%
Cemex, S.a.b. De 11.59  chart -1.53%
D.r. Horton, Inc.22.70  chart +0.89%
Walt Disney Compa87.10  chart -0.50%
Edison Internatio60.33  chart +0.67%
Hyatt Hotels Corp60.05  chart -0.65%
Home Depot, Inc. 93.34  chart -0.91%
Kb Home Common St15.96  chart -0.31%
Kroger Company (t54.09  chart +0.75%
Lennar Corporatio42.80  chart -0.37%
Laboratory Corpor101.07  chart -0.23%
Linn Energy, Llc25.19  chart -4.37%
Linn Co, Llc23.69  chart -4.44%
Lowe's Companies,53.94  chart -1.19%
Marriott Internat68.42  chart +0.00%
Mcdonald's Corpor90.94  chart -0.08%
Mitsubishi Ufj Fi5.34  chart -0.56%
Netflix, Inc.374.65  chart +2.37%
Office Depot, Inc5.02  chart -2.90%
Regal Entertainme19.84  chart -1.10%
Republic Services38.96  chart +0.65%
Radioshack Corpor0.9299  chart -3.83%
Starbucks Corpora74.60  chart +0.32%
Sears Holdings Co34.42  chart -1.06%
Six Flags Enterta38.90  chart +12.75%
Sonova Hldg N141.70  chart +1.94%
Staples, Inc.12.43  chart -0.24%
Supervalu Inc. Co8.08  chart -3.12%
Safeway Inc. Comm34.06  chart +0.18%
Target Corporatio61.33  chart -0.50%
Time Warner Cable136.05  chart -2.42%
Ulta Salon, Cosme117.61  chart -1.14%
Walgreen Co. Comm61.50  chart -0.08%
Waste Connections48.71  chart +0.70%
Whole Foods Marke37.66  chart -0.76%
Waste Management,47.19  chart -0.15%
Wal-mart Stores, 76.03  chart +0.01%
Woodward, Inc.47.64  chart -1.77%
CURRENCY CONVERTER

Newest Additions to SCVNews.com
It’s the weekend before Halloween, and local rockers are getting on their ghoul.
SCV Entertainment Beat: Rockers are Getting Their ‘Ghoul’ On
Tonight on SCV NewsBreak: Sheriff's deputies and the Hart School District are investigating an alleged assault that happened at Valencia High School Friday night. The fight, was caught on tape and circulated on social media early this week.
SCV NewsBreak for Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Margo Hudon (of Margo's boutique) and Brett Walter, field deputy to Rep. Buck McKeon, have joined the board of Single Mothers Outreach.
Margo Hudson, Brett Walter Join SMO Board
Things to do in & near the city of Santa Clarita.
SCV Arts & Events: Ghost Adventures, more
BioSolar Inc., producer of innovative bio-based solar energy products and developer of a breakthrough supercapacitor technology, announced that its innovative BioSuperCap technology will be presented at Supercapacitors USA 2014 at Santa Clara during the week of Nov. 19
Local Solar Energy Tech Firm to Present at Conference
The City of Santa Clarita is offering complimentary California native oak trees to residents in honor of the community’s annual “Oaktober” celebration. Residents can contact the City through November 7, 2014 to order the free trees, which are exempt from the City’s Oak Tree Preservation and Protection Ordinance.
Free Oak Trees in “Oaktober”
The doors to "Beware the Dark Realm" open this Friday, Oct. 24. The haunted house located at 28621 Sugar Pine Way in Saugus is raising funds and collecting supplies for the SCV Food Pantry.
‘Beware the Dark Realm’ and Help the Needy
The Hart girls volleyball team is still rolling. The Hart girls swept Canyon, 3-0, and are undefeated in first place in the Foothill League standings.
SCV Sports Roundup for Oct. 22
Free training sessions for local entrepreneurs, from the Small Business Development Center at College of the Canyons.
COC Small Business Center: Lesson in Crowdfunding, more
Los Angeles County Supervisor Don Knabe is pleased to announce the County’s Safe Surrender Program celebrated success for the tenth time this year with the report of a safely surrendered newborn baby boy.
Baby Safely Surrendered at Tarzana Hospital
According to the college’s grant proposal, there are numerous challenges facing Latino students at COC. Seventy percent of students who are Latino work part-time, with an additional 25 percent committed to full-time jobs. Simply put, the resources that a Title V grant provides for COC will make it easier to address these issues with new procedures and increasingly specific objectives.
COC Awarded $2.6M Title V Grant
A disturbing video has surfaced on social media showing a group of high school-aged boys attacking another boy at Valencia High School.
Deputies Investigate Valencia Attack Caught on Camera
Longtime Canyon Country resident Jennifer Trosper is one of 440 Jet Propulsion Lab employees who makes the commute from the Santa Clarita Valley to the laboratory in Pasadena every weekday. Santa Clarita Resident Discusses Work At NASA’s Jet Propulsion LJPL is administered by CalTech and funded through NASA, and Trosper is currently the deputy project manager for the Curiosity rover, which is seeking evidence of Mars’ ability to sustain life.
SCV Resident Discusses Working for NASA-JPL
Tim Disney, entrepreneur and co-founder of independent film and documentary production company Uncommon Productions, has been appointed Chairman of CalArts’ Board of Trustees.
Tim Disney Named Chairman of Board of CalArts
Playing to a packed house of five hundred eager fans, Loggins and his band wowed the audience with a performance that included all of their favorite hits from his extensive songbook, while providing a level of intimacy with personal introductions of each song.
Golden Valley Marching Band Joins Kenny Loggins on Stage
Deputies from the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station are asking the public to stop by the Annual Haunted Jailhouse Halloween event on Sunday, Oct. 26, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
SCV Deputies Hosting Haunted Jailhouse Sunday
[KHTS] Carolann Scott, 22, of Agua Dulce, was crowned Miss Rodeo California 2015 on Oct. 18 after a four-day-long competition of speeches, interviews and horsemanship tests.
Agua Dulce Cowgirl Named Miss Rodeo California 2015
Jim McDonnell isn't “in” the LASD. He is the city of Long Beach Police Chief. He knows Los Angeles County and wants to see it improve. To do that, he has to be elected so the LASD can be professional from the top down again. All of those great deputies need and deserve the leadership Jim McDonnell can provide.
Our Next Sheriff
1898 - Birth of Mary S. Ruiz, eldest child of Enrique & Rosaria Ruiz of San Francisquito Canyon; all died in 1928 dam disaster [cemetery census]
OutWest Boutique and Cultural Center is pleased to present the work of artist Al P. Bringas featured to illustrate the new book "West to Bravo: A Western Novel" by Eric H. Heisner. Join us for a special Artist Reception and Author Book Signing at OutWest in Old Town Newhall on Sunday Nov. 2 from 2pm-5pm.
OutWest Boutique and Cultural Center Hosts Artist Reception / Costume Contest
The Dia De Los Muertos Santa Clarita Valley will feature entertainment and activities throughout the day culminating in a service co-celebrated by Father Norm from St. Kateri Tekakwitha Catholic Church in Santa Clarita and Capitana Maria E. Soria.
Nov. 1: Dia De Los Muertos at Eternal Valley
Tonight on SCV NewsBreak: Two people are recovering from injuries they sustained when a Canyon Country home went up in flames Monday night.
SCV NewsBreak for Tuesday, October 21, 2014
Two goals for the College of the Canyons women's soccer team were enough for the Cougars to secure a 2-0 win over West L.A. College on Friday afternoon.
Canyons Earns 10th Straight Win in Shut Out
The COC cross country teams achieved a school first at last Friday's Mt. SAC Invite, as the Cougars won the event's 'combined sweepstakes' title as the program with the best men's and women's overall performance.
COC Cross Country Wins Mt. SAC Sweepstakes