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1971 - Tejon Ranch Co. torches the run-down Hotel Lebec [story]


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Get Involved: Become an Open Space Trail Ambassador
Saturday, Apr 25, 2015

“If you build it, they will come.”  While that line came from a movie about building a baseball field in place of a corn field in Iowa, we have our own “special attraction” right here in the Santa Clarita Valley.  The City of Santa Clarita has been adding to the amount of preserved open space...

Santa Clarita Teens Participate in Leadership Camp
Thursday, Apr 23, 2015

During spring break, 20 Santa Clarita teens participated in the Teen Leadership Camp at Leo Carrillo State Park in Malibu. The city of Santa Clarita’s Outreach and Neighborhood Services and Drug Free Youth In Town (DYFIT) staff led the teens in leadership activities to build teamwork, confidence and...

April 25: Dia de los Ninos y Libros at Canyon Country Biblioteca

The Santa Clarita Public Library will celebrate Dia De Los Ninos/Dia De Los Libros with a free event at the Canyon Country Library on Saturday, April 25. El día de los niños/ El día de los libros, also known as Children’s Day/Day of the Book, is a celebration of  children, families and reading....

Coming Up: SCV Arts & Events
Wednesday, Apr 22, 2015

  Upcoming Events Check out what’s happening soon in Santa Clarita! Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center New Works Festival April 23-25 & April 26 Legally Blonde, the Musical May 1-3 & 8-10 Dancing at the PAC May 14-16 A Salute to the Great American Songbook May...

Want a Career in TV, Film?
Monday, Apr 20, 2015

Lifton Institute of Media Arts and Sciences (LIMS) Training Recruitment Want a career in TV & Film? Attend the LIMS training recruitment on Friday, April 24 to learn how you can take your current job skills and transform them into a career in movie and television production.  

Bid Opportunity: Paint SCV Metrolink Stations

Project Title: Newhall Metrolink Station Exterior Paint Project Number: GS-14-15-M4012-B Release Date: April 16, 2015 Due Date: May 11, 2015 at 11:00 AM (Pacific)   Project Title: Santa Clarita Metrolink Station Exterior Paint Project Number: GS-14-15-M4012 Release Date: April 16, 2015 Due Date:...

April 20: Sudanese Refugee Tells His Story
Wednesday, Apr 15, 2015

The Santa Clarita Public Library will present a free author event Monday, April 20, at 7 p.m., featuring Alepho Deng, co-author of the autobiographical book “They Poured Fire on Us From the Sky: The True Story of Three Lost Boys of Sudan.” The event will take place at the Valencia Library, located...

Trash Can Decorating Contest Winners Announced

Recycling is Awesome The City of Santa Clarita announced the winners Wednesday of the 2015 “cArt aRt” competition, held in conjunction with the City’s annual Earth Arbor Day Festival, held on Saturday, April 11. The creative contest prompts residents to transform ordinary recycling bins into extraordinary...

April 15-25: A Whole Passel of Activities at City Libraries
Tuesday, Apr 14, 2015

Community members are invited to enjoy the spring season by participating in free interactive programming offered at all Santa Clarita Public Library branches. The events will feature the Santa Clarita Cowboy Festival, Earth Day and Día de los Niños, Día de los Libros. * Cowboy and Cowgirl Day –...

SCV Historical Society to Host Cowboy Festival Events
Monday, Apr 13, 2015

The Santa Clarita Valley Historical Society will host several events on Friday, April 17 through Saturday, April 19, 2015 at Heritage Junction as part of the 22nd Annual Santa Clarita Cowboy Festival, presented by Logix Federal Credit Union. The festival events include “Friday Night Flickers,” Dinner...

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Tonight at 7 is the gathering at Canyon High School to stop the California High Speed Rail from going through our Santa Clarita Valley. It is that important that many folks attend.
Navy Colors | Commentary by Darryl Manzer
1971 - Tejon Ranch Co. torches the run-down Hotel Lebec [story]
1906 - Bobby Batugo, World Champion Mixologist in the 1970s, born in The Philippines [story]
This is my favorite desert flower, and it is one of hundreds of spring flowers that fill the desert floor with beauty. You can see these if you ever get off the freeway and take a little bit of time to explore the wonderful things that local desert has to offer.
Desert Candles
Peoples Fest 2015 is a multi-cultural event, featuring ethnic and American Foods, music performers, dances and arts & crafts. This is a call for arts & crafts vendors, food and snack vendors, amateur and professional performers. This is a talent show which encourages kids to donate their talents to the Peoples Fest stage.
Call For Entries: Talent Sought for Show at Hart Park in June
If you don’t like the idea of the state bulldozing your home or church to clear the path for a high-speed train, then now is the time to be heard.
Stop the Bullet
Business networking opportunities facilitated by the Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce.
Upcoming SCV Chamber Networking Opportunities
The Bank, which maintains an office in Santa Clarita, reported an 8.4-percent increase in net income to $7.2 million for the first quarter of 2015 compared to $6.6 million for the similar quarter in 2014.
Community Bank Reports 8% Rise in 1Q Profits
Fun fundraising event to help Circle of Hope fulfill its mission to provide financial, emotional and educational support services to cancer patients, their families, and our community.
May 17: Disco for Hope
Valencia-based Wesco Aircraft Holdings Inc., a leading provider of comprehensive supply chain management services to the global aerospace industry, announced Friday that its board of directors has appointed Richard J. Weller as executive vice president and chief financial officer
Wesco Aircraft Names New CFO; Was Textron Exec
The changes, if approved, will regulate the hours of operation of massage parlors; treat e-cigarettes the same as tobacco products for purposes of regulation; and restrict aggressive solicitation (sales people).
Council to Consider Code Changes for Massage Parlors, eCigs, Solicitors
Tens of thousands of people go out annually on foot, horse, and bike to enjoy the nearly 8,000 acres that are protected forever from development around our valley. There is always the need to help keep our trails and open space beautiful. A recent volunteer project included digging tree wells around new trees that were planted after a loss of more than 50 trees to the drought in Quigley Canyon.
Get Involved: Become an Open Space Trail Ambassador
My friend Elmo is one of many helping us spread the word about childhood immunization. Routine childhood immunization for those born between 1994 and 2013 will prevent an estimated 322 million illnesses, 21 million hospitalizations and 732,000 deaths over the course of their lifetimes. It will also save consumers and taxpayers money — nearly $295 billion in direct costs and $1.38 trillion in total societal costs.
Elmo Says: Get Your Shots
Open Studios 2015 takes place Sunday, April 26, from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. During this annual spring event, CalArts MFA graduate student candidates in the Art, Photography and Media, and Art and Technology programs open their creative workspaces to the public for one afternoon.
April 26: Public Invited to View CalArts Student Work in Progress
Longtime Canyon Theatre Guild members Greg and Patti Finley are retiring and relocating to Boise, Idaho, to be near their children and grandchildren. Tickets are available for a big sendoff - including a fun show and dinner - that you won't want to miss.
Canyon Theatre Saying ‘Arrivederci’ to Finleys
The County of Los Angeles Department of Parks and Recreation in cooperation with the Kalakeke Pacific Island Dance Company and the Friends of Hart Park, present the 2nd Annual Santa Clarita Valley Pacific Islander Festival.
May 9: Hart Park to Host Pacific Islander Festival
In an effort to help manage animal evacuations during fire season and other emergencies, The Gentle Barn is working in cooperation with local Sheriff, Fire and Animal Control agencies to provide assistance with handling large animals and delivering them to safety.
Gentle Barn Announces New Emergency Animal Rescue Service
A wide array of home and garden specialists are on hand this weekend to share their expertise, advice and guidance on everything from design, decorating and maintenance tips to the latest on solar energy, pool and backyard design, home improvements and more.
Emergency Expo, Home & Garden Show Continue Sunday
Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department’s Santa Clarita Station conducted a DUI/Drivers License Checkpoint on Friday at Lyons Avenue just east of Wheeler Road between 6 p.m. and 2 a.m.
15 Arrests, 2 Impounds at Friday Night Checkpoint
Do you have stacks of sensitive documents, or old electronic devices cluttering up your garage? Are you concerned about identity thieves getting your personal information? The Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station and the City of Santa Clarita will be hosting a “Safe and Secure Collection Event” on Saturday, May 9.
May 9: E-waste Disposal, Document Shredding in Mall Parking Lot
Residents vote unanimously for the landfill's closure, send the supervisor community petitions, write numerous articles and hold rallies. When their pleas to Antonovich are ignored, something indeed smells.
His Majesty’s Silence
1891 - President Benjamin Harrison stops at Saugus Depot, dines at Tolfree's Saugus Eating House [story]
Scott Wilk marched with the masses today in Los Angeles, plus see what the director of the animated film "The Book of Life" had to say to kids at the Art Tree. Click the link to see those stories and more on tonight's special HD edition of SCV NewsBreak.
SCV NewsBreak for Friday, April 24, 2015
Two murder suspects have been deemed unfit for trial, an official said Friday.
Two Murder Suspects Not Competent For Trial