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1950 - CalArts grad Ed Harris ("A Beautiful Mind," "Apollo 13," "The Abyss") born in New Jersey [timeline]


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Local Boy Scout Receives National Medal of Merit
Friday, Sep 5, 2014

David Larson, District Advancement Chairman & Peter Castano A Santa Clarita Boy Scout and his father each received the Boy Scouts of America Medal of Merit Thursday for their efforts in helping to save the life of a motorcyclist after a severe crash on San Francisquito Canyon Road. In March 2013,...

Saugus High Offers New Engineering Pathway
Tuesday, Aug 26, 2014

Forty freshmen have been selected to participate in a brand new four-year engineering pathway program that uses a hands-on, STEM-based curriculum at Saugus High School. The engineering pathway is the first comprehensive engineering program in the Hart School District, according to Saugus High School...

Charles Helmers Assistant Principal Accepts ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
Monday, Aug 25, 2014

The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge has continued to take the nation, including Santa Clarita, by storm. Last week Charles Helmers Elementary Assistant Principal Dena Rusk challenged Helmers students to help raise money and awareness for ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig’s Disease. In a campaign they titled “Chunks...

Bids now Open for Two Hart District Properties
Wednesday, Aug 13, 2014

The Hart School District has published and posted public notices requesting sealed proposals for purchase of District Office property.  Two district-owned properties are now open for bid. The Hart School District Governing Board resolved its intention to sell the following two properties: the former...

Construction Nears Completion at Tejon Outlet Center
Friday, Jul 18, 2014

Construction crews are putting the finishing touches on a $90 million outlet retail center that’s scheduled to open Thursday, August 7, in Kern County. The Outlets at Tejon, located off of Interstate 5 about 45 minutes north of Santa Clarita, will be home to more than 70 premier retailers. Top designers...

SCV NewsBreak for Tuesday, June 17, 2014
Tuesday, Jun 17, 2014

Officials believe they’ve identified the best place to put a year-round homeless shelter, and it’s right where the current shelter is operating. For the second year, the city of Santa Clarita is participating in the World’s Largest Swimming Lesson, a worldwide event held at hundreds of locations...

Helmers Flies Distinguished School Flag with Pride
Friday, Jun 13, 2014

It’s not the first time Charles Helmers Elementary School in Valencia has received the California Distinguished School Award. It’s the fifth time. Nine hundred students, teachers, parents and administrators gathered in the front of the campus Friday for a spirited celebration as Husky, the...

Hart Dancers ‘Got Talent’
Friday, Jun 6, 2014

The Hart Dance team is taking its latest act to prime time on national television. On Tuesday night the 28-member dance team will perform its latest Cirque du Soleil-inspired prop dance on the NBC nationwide talent show, “America’s Got Talent.” “We’ve always been the underdog in the...

COC Film Showcase Friday in Valencia
Thursday, Jun 5, 2014

Student filmmakers, animators and broadcasters from College of the Canyons’ Media Entertainment Arts Department will present their best work at the 16th Annual Student Film Showcase Friday at the college’s Valencia campus. “It is a tremendous opportunity for students to display professional...

SCV NewsBreak for Tuesday, June 3, 2014
Tuesday, Jun 3, 2014

It’s election day. Polls will remain open until 8pm tonight. Results are expected to begin trickling in shortly after that and will be televised on SCVTV. The Santa Clarita Community College District is heading to trial Wednesday over a lawsuit alleging a violation of the California Voting Rights...

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Tonight on SCV NewsBreak: Thousands enjoyed a free holiday meal and free clothing at the 10th annual community Thanksgiving event in Newhall.
SCV NewsBreak for Friday, November 28, 2014
Santa Clarita residents are invited to Rancho Camulos Museum for “A Fiesta of Lights” on Dec. 6 and 7 from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Dec. 6-7: Fiesta of Lights at Rancho Camulos
Six Flags Magic Mountain officials recently previewed the construction of Twisted Colossus and its first-ever Holiday in the Park event.
Magic Mountain Gives Peek at Coaster, ‘Holiday in the Park’
Canyon Country East, Zone 8 Public Safety and Crime Prevention Information Snapshot 11/17/2014 – 11/23/2014
Blotter: ‘Hot Prowl’ Burglary Suspect Nabbed in CC-East
At Tuesday’s meeting of the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors, Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich presented Ajax, a 3-month-old chihuahua mix, as his pet of the week.
Antonovich Pet of the Week: Ajax
The College of the Canyons women's volleyball team ended its first round California Community College Athletic Association (CCCAA) SoCal Regional game the same way it has ended the past 16 regular season matches — with a win
Cougars Travel to Palomar for 1st Round Win
Triumph Foundation, a nonprofit organization based in Santa Clarita, begins its annual Christmas Care Basket Outreach visiting a dozen hospitals and rehabilitation centers throughout Southern California to bring resources, mentorship, and a message of hope to people that have spinal cord injury.
SCV Nonprofit Bringing Christmas Cheer to Newly Paralyzed
College of the Canyons women's soccer team lost its second round CCCA SoCal Regional matchup on a heartbreaking penalty kick loss against Cypress College at Cougar Stadium.
COC Eliminated from Playoffs on Penalty Kicks
Using a decisive first-half run, NCAA Division II No. 16 Cal Poly Pomona raced to an early lead and went on to beat The Master's College 72-58.
Mustangs Drop One to Broncos
South Valley Church hosted a free Thanksgiving dinner for thousands Thursday at the Old Town Newhall Library in Santa Clarita.
South Valley Church Feeds Thousands
The City of Santa Clarita will host a public ribbon cutting on Wednesday, December 3 at 10:00 a.m. to celebrate the dedication of the Taylor Open Space, which was a primary location for the CBS television series, "The Dukes of Hazzard" (1979-1985).
Dec. 3: Ribbon Cutting for ‘Dukes of Hazzard’ (Taylor) Open Space in Towsley Canyon
Based on extensive recent scientific evidence about the harmful effects of ground-level ozone, or smog, EPA is proposing to strengthen air quality standards to within a range of 65 to 70 ppb - while taking 60 ppb into consideration - from the current 75 ppb, which is not being attained in Los Angeles County.
EPA Proposes Stricter Smog Standards; Current Ones Not Being Met
The cigarette smoking rate among adults in the U.S. dropped from 20.9 percent in 2005 to 17.8 percent in 2013, according to new data published by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
CDC: Adult Smoking Rate Hits All-time Low
Caltrans plans to implement closures December 1-5, 2014, as part of a project that is constructing a new segment of truck lane on southbound I-5 and adding a mixed-flow lane in both directions on I-5 between Pico Canyon Road/Lyons Avenue and SR-14.
Caltrans Lane Closures in Newhall Pass, Dec. 1-5
1950 - CalArts grad Ed Harris ("A Beautiful Mind," "Apollo 13," "The Abyss") born in New Jersey [timeline]
1941 - Funeral for "our" Remi Nadeau, whose Canyon Country deer park became North Oaks [story]
The first Thanksgiving was a three-day feast held in Plymouth, Mass., by the Pilgrims in conjunction with the local Indians, the Wampanoags, but it did not include turkey on the menu - much less the other trimmings that are common today including mashed potatoes, pumpkin pie, corn on the cob and cranberries.
Gobble, Gobble | Commentary by Paul A. Levine
Tonight on SCV NewsBreak: The FBI is telling parents of a digital app that might help prevent a child abduction.
SCV NewsBreak for Wednesday, November 26, 2014
The Friends of Hart Park in cooperation with The County of Los Angeles Department of Parks and Recreation Park is presenting its 3rd Annual Hart Holiday Boutique & Craft Fair.
Nov. 29-30: Holiday Boutique, Craft Fair at Hart Park
The owner of the Santa Clarita Motel has been approved to build a 42-room hotel in Old Town Newhall.
City OK’s 42-room Hotel for Old Town Newhall
If you live in the Castaic area and have a homeowners association, that HOA has very real legal power over what you can and can’t do within the confines of the HOA area. Contrarily, the Town Council can do nothing legally. It isn’t government. It really isn’t anything but a sounding board for citizens so they can MAYBE get some word to the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors.
Club Town Council | Commentary by Darryl Manzer
SCVTV's annual Thanksgiving High School Football Marathon shows every game telecast on SCVTV this past Fall starting at 7 am Thursday.
SCVTV to Telecast Thanksgiving High School Football Marathon
1916 - A score of Wobblies bust up Newhall Jail after commandeering SP freight train [story]
Michael D. Antonovich said his first action as chairman of the Board of Supervisors when he takes the helm next week will be to nominate Supervisor-elect Hilda Solis as vice chair.
Mayor-Elect Antonovich Taps Solis for Vice Chair