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1863 - Sen. James R. Vineyard, one of trio hired to cut road through (Newhall) pass, dies in Los Angeles without doing it [story]


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City to Host Free Emergency Preparedness Workshops
Thursday, Aug 28, 2014

This September, the City of Santa Clarita will participate in National Preparedness Month, a nationwide campaign designed to educate the public on how to prepare for emergencies and disasters. Several training opportunities will be available to promote community preparedness and help remind residents...

Sept. 10: Evening of Remembrance Honors Local Youth

File Photo The City of Santa Clarita will host the 9th Annual Youth Grove Evening of Remembrance on Wednesday, September 10 at Central Park, located at 27150 Bouquet Canyon Road. The event will begin with the inaugural Walk of Remembrance at 6:45 p.m., followed by the Evening of Remembrance at 7:15 p.m. The...

Teens and Parents Invited to Free Prescription Drug Symposium
Monday, Aug 18, 2014

Each year, more people die from prescription pill abuse than methamphetamine, heroin and cocaine combined. To address and raise awareness about this national epidemic, the City of Santa Clarita will host the Pills Kill: Prescription to Addiction Symposium on Wednesday, August 27, 2014 at the Santa Clarita...

City Asks Residents to Help Conserve Water

The City of Santa Clarita is doing its part to conserve water during California’s drought by reducing water use by 20 percent or more throughout the community. Residents are now being asked to help the City with its conservation efforts by reporting broken sprinklers and overwatering in public spaces...

Dance in the Street with Cal Arts’ African Dance Ensemble
Wednesday, Aug 13, 2014

The City’s free Thursdays At Newhall series, presented by Galpin Subaru, continues Thursday, August 14 with JAM Sessions! Head over to Main Street in Old Town Newhall between 6 p.m. and 9 p.m. to play drums and dance in the street with Cal Arts’ African Dance Ensemble. The Thursdays At Newhall...

Newhall Community Center Showcases Summer Talent
Saturday, Aug 9, 2014

The City of Santa Clarita’s Newhall Community Center recently hosted its annual summer talent show. This year’s theme was “Candy land.” The multi-purpose room was transformed into the popular board game with props and images that included giant cupcakes, candy canes, and lollipops. The talent...

Captain Cardiac in Concert Saturday at Central Park
Friday, Aug 8, 2014

On Saturday, Aug. 9, the City of Santa Clarita’s Concert in the Park series will feature a performance by Captain Cardiac and the Coronaries. First Entertainment Credit Union, presenting sponsor for the City of Santa Clarita’s Concerts in the Park series, is giving away a free iPad each week of the...

Aug. 23: Youth Sports Festival Returns
Thursday, Aug 7, 2014

The City of Santa Clarita’s annual Youth Sports and Healthy Families Festival is back and better than ever in 2014. The free, action-packed event will feature nonstop sports activities, interactive lessons, healthy food demonstrations and more from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, August 23 at...

Coming Up: Santa Clarita Arts & Events
Wednesday, Aug 6, 2014

  Arts Commission Public Meeting September 11, 6:30 pm Old Town Newhall Library - Community Room 24500 Main Street Santa Clarita, CA   91321 Upcoming Events City of Santa Clarita: Dive-in Movies Aug 8 – The Smurfs 2 Concerts in the...

Extended Filing Deadline is Friday for City Commissions

Are you interested in participating in local government and helping plan for the City’s future? Submit your application before the deadline on Friday, Aug. 15, at 5 p.m. to be considered for several City appointments. Interested residents can apply for vacancies on the City’s Arts Commission, Parks,...

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On Friday, the Lady Mustangs overcame Montana Tech and La Sierra University, while on Saturday, the squad is slated to take on Menlo College and Montana-based University of Great Falls.
Mustang Volleyball 2 for 2 in Irvine
There are a lot of new faces on the field for the Knights of Trinity Classical Academy in Valencia, but the result was the same in their first scrimmage of 2014 – an impressive performance that bodes well for another fine season.
Trinity Knights Preparing for Sept. 5 Season Opener
Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s detectives are investigating an assault that was reported Thursday outside a Valencia restaurant as a possible hate crime.
Assault Investigated as Possible Hate Crime
1863 - Sen. James R. Vineyard, one of trio hired to cut road through (Newhall) pass, dies in Los Angeles without doing it [story]
As a parent who prioritizes being active in my community and serving others, it’s important to me that I model it to my sons and raise them to be involved in helping others. I’ve discovered that making service part of my sons’ lives improves their sense of self, their confidence and their independence.
Season of Service | Commentary by Jennifer Fischer
"Someone was shooting one of the guns and the gun had a malfunction," said Deputy Josh Dubin of the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station. "The gun exploded and a man standing next to the man with the gun was hit with shrapnel."
Gun Malfunction Sends Man To Hospital
A Los Angeles County Fire Department official says a victim accidentally shot himself at the Oak Tree Gun Club in Newhall Friday afternoon. That story plus more tonight on SCV NewsBreak.
SCV NewsBreak for Friday, August 29, 2014
The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health has confirmed the first human death of West Nile virus (WNV) infection in Los Angeles County for the 2014 season. The fatality occurred in a male in his 60s, who lived in the San Fernando Valley, had pre-existing health conditions and was hospitalized at the time of death.
County’s First Human West Nile Death of 2014 Confirmed
Hart is No. 3, Valencia is No. 5 and Saugus received votes for the CIF Southern Section West Valley Division Pre-Season Top 10 poll.
CIF-SS West Valley Division Pre-Season Football Rankings
We’re all in the Santa Clarita Valley, but not all of us are in Santa Clarita city. We can still call it Saugus, Newhall and Castaic - even Honby, if you can find it. There is that new place in the east called Canyon Country. The name started in the '60s but didn’t really take hold until much later.
Our Home By Any Other Name
1916 - Actor George Montgomery, 1991 Newhall Walk of Western Stars honoree, born in Montana [story]
A group of Happy Valley residents upset over a business that recently opened in their residential neighborhood brought concerns Tuesday to Santa Clarita City Council members.
Residents Upset Over Sober Living Facility in Happy Valley
The prescription pill symposium featured a panel of five experts, and each delivered first-hand knowledge to attendees on ways to protect themselves and loved ones from “the perils of prescription drug abuse.”
Symposium Tackles Dangers of Prescription Pill Abuse
The Job & Career Center at College of the Canyons is hosting several workshops this fall to help job seekers find employment. The workshops are free and open to the public. Limited seating is available on a first come, first serve basis
COC Career Center Hosting Free Fall Workshops
This September, the City of Santa Clarita will participate in National Preparedness Month, a nationwide campaign designed to educate the public on how to prepare for emergencies and disasters.
City to Host Free Emergency Preparedness Workshops
The 18th annual Heart of the West fundraiser, to benefit Carousel Therapeutic Riding Ranch, earned more than $100,000 in live auction and fund-a-need donations Saturday night.
Heart Of The West Fundraiser Earns $100K for Carousel Ranch
The City of Santa Clarita’s annual Youth Grove Evening of Remembrance honors Santa Clarita youth 24 and younger who lost their lives on the road, and serves as a powerful reminder about the importance of safe driving.
Sept. 10: Evening of Remembrance Honors Local Youth
The inaugural Be the Light nighttime run/walk will hit the pavement this Saturday, August 30, at 8 p.m. Registration is now open online and will remain available until the start of the race. One hundred percent of the proceeds will benefit A Light of Hope, a Santa Clarita non-profit addiction support center dedicated to 14-26 year olds and their parents.
Registration Open for Saturday Night 5K
Arana has coached several teams in the Santa Clarita for several years. He has coached for College of the Canyons, Golden Valley High School, Saugus High School and the Futbol Club Santa Clarita Storm professional team, according to the FC Valencia website.
West Ranch High School Soccer Coach Arrested for DUI
The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department’s Santa Clarita Station will be conducting a DUI/DCL Checkpoint on Friday August 29th, 2014 in the City of Santa Clarita between the hours of 6:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m.
DUI Checkpoint Friday Night in Santa Clarita
Two Santa Clarita Girl Scouts who took on the task of bringing water safety awareness to local students were recognized by Santa Clarita City Council Tuesday night for their dedication to preventing tragic loss of life.
Girl Scouts Recognized for Sharing Water Safety Message
Tonight on SCV NewsBreak: Six Flags Magic Mountain announced plans for a world–record–breaking hybrid coaster, Twisted Colossus. Plus more local news.
SCV NewsBreak for Thursday, August 28, 2014
Your Hometown Station, AM-1220 KHTS, will partner with SCVTV, Santa Clarita's only local television channel, to simulcast high school football
KHTS & SCVTV to Simulcast Football Games
Six Flags Magic Mountain in Valencia unveiled its new twist for Colossus, an iconic ride that's been at the park for 36 years Thursday -- with Twisted Colossus.
Six Flags Plans New Twist for Colossus