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1993 - Federal govt. declares Coastal California Gnatcatcher (bird) a threatened species [story]


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County Assessor Hosting Training Program
Saturday, Mar 28, 2015

Los Angeles County Assessor Jeffrey Prang announced a regional effort to recruit applicants for the Appraiser Trainee/Real Property program. The Appraiser Trainee program is a one-year program designed to prepare candidates for a career in property assessment with the Los Angeles County Office of the...

May 18: SCAA to Host Pastel Painting Demonstration
Friday, Mar 27, 2015

Judith Crowe will demonstrate pastel painting at the May 18 meeting of the Santa Clarita Artists’ Association (SCAA). This event is free, open to the public and meets at 6:30 pm at Barnes & Noble, 23630 Valencia Blvd. Crowe teaches classes at the Red Brick Gallery in Ventura, the Doyon Gallery...

I-5 and SR-14 Closure Alert

The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) plans to implement the closures listed below March 30 – April 4, 2015, for striping and signage work. Detours will be provided. Closures are subject to change.   Southbound I-5   All lanes from SR-14 to Balboa Boulevard: midnight to 4 a.m.   Southbound...

Former Newhall District Superintendent Receives State Award

Dr. Marc Winger The Newhall School District (NSD) is still basking in the glow of a former superintendent’s success, after recently retired Dr. Marc Winger was awarded the Association of California School Administrators’ (ACSA) highest honor. The ACSA recently named Winger to receive this year’s...

July 11: Latin Music and Cultural Festival coming to Santa Clarita
Thursday, Mar 26, 2015

Get ready for music, and dancing, and live performances and family fun. The Latin Music and Cultural Festival is coming to Santa Clarita, Saturday July 11th. The Festival will be the opening event for the LA SummerFEST The Latin Music and Cultural Festival will consist of craft vendors, food trucks,...

Runners Respond to Corrections Decision on Jessica’s Law

George Runnergeorgerunner Jessica’s Law authors George and Sharon Runner today responded to a decision by the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation to stop enforcing Jessica’s Law residency restrictions statewide: “We’re disappointed by the Corrections Department’s sweeping...

March 28: Hope’s Closet Boutique Sale to Benefit Local Cancer Patients

On Saturday, March 28, 2015, Circle of Hope will open “Hope’s Closet,” a ladies’ resale shop featuring all manner of ladies’ garments, shoes and accessories. The limited time sale will run for 8 days only (or until sold out) at 23333 Cinema Drive, Suite 100, in Valencia. Thanks...

Supervisors Update Development Regulations for Unincorporated Communities
Wednesday, Mar 25, 2015

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors gave its unanimous approval for a comprehensive update of its General Plan on Tuesday. The plan determines where and how the County’s unincorporated communities will accommodate growth in population and jobs in the coming decades. The Board action represents...

May 3: “Art for Jack” Music and Art Festival for Children

Jack’s Angels Foundation presents its 3rd Annual “Art for Jack” Music and Art Festival for Children on Sunday May 3, 2015 at the Sulphur Springs Elementary School MPR in Canyon Country, Calif. from 1-5 p.m. The event celebrates the artistic and creative talent of children with art workshops, professional...

SCV Senior Center Welcomes New Art Instructor, Charity Vincent
Tuesday, Mar 24, 2015

The SCV Senior Center welcomes new art instructor, Charity Vincent. Charity brings her impressive skills to the Center and is eager to share her passion and knowledge. She has a degree in Studio Visual Art and received top honors. Charity has had numerous solo and group exhibitions and has curated and...

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1993 - Federal govt. declares Coastal California Gnatcatcher (bird) a threatened species [story]
1928 - Little dam victim, thought unidentified & buried in SCV, actually ID'd & buried in Chatsworth [story]
Hundreds of Santa Clarita Valley mountain bike riders are gathering at Castaic Lake this weekend for a two-day event.
Santa Clarita Valley Riders Race Around Castaic Lake
The training program teaches trainees the theory of appraisal and techniques of valuing real and personal property for assessment purposes. Part of the yearlong training program is devoted to classroom study; the balance of time is spent in the field, training under the direction of experienced appraisers.
County Assessor Hosting Training Program
1923 - Lawman Jack Pilcher appointed to Newhall Chamber of Commerce board [story]
Judith Crowe will demonstrate pastel painting at the May 18 meeting of the Santa Clarita Artists' Association (SCAA). This event is free, open to the public and meets at 6:30 pm at Barnes & Noble, 23630 Valencia Blvd.
May 18: SCAA to Host Pastel Painting Demonstration
The faculty and students in California State University, Northridge’s music department will be in “fool swing” next week to raise money for student scholarships.
April Fools’ Day Comedy Show Benefits Student Scholarships at CSUN
Tonight on SCV NewsBreak, the female victim of a fatal crash has been identified plus we talk about what you can look forward to seeing on SCVTV on Saturday.
SCV NewsBreak for Wednesday, March 27, 2015
The Recruitment Fair is an opportunity for those seeking a Deputy Sheriff Trainee position to meet and greet with various deputy personnel who work at different assignments within the Department. The Recruitment Fair will feature the diversity in assignments of a deputy sheriff.
Sheriff’s Department Recruiting Deputies
The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) plans to implement the closures listed below March 30 – April 4, 2015, for striping and signage work. Detours will be provided.
I-5 and SR-14 Closure Alert
The ACSA recently named Winger to receive this year’s Ferd Kiesel Memorial Distinguished Service Award. Named for the association’s founding president, the award is presented to those who have had a significant impact on public education over a wide geographical area, and who have made contributions that have had an impact on significant segments of public education.
Former Newhall District Superintendent Receives State Award
An official with the Los Angeles County Coroner’s Office identified the second of two victims from a fatal, head-on collision in Canyon Country.
Second Victim ID’ed In Canyon Country Fatal Crash
The deputy district attorney who reviewed the accusations against the owner of Tandoori Grill found “the allegations in the letter were not substantiated,” leading to the charges being dropped Thursday.
Report: Charges Rejected Against Business Owner Due To ‘Inconsistencies’
Local teen artists are being invited to submit their artwork and win a complimentary trip to Washington, D.C. to see their artwork displayed in the Capital Building, officials announced Friday.
SCV Artists Could Have Work Displayed In Capitol Building
Saugus Union School District officials approved nine members for an oversight committee intended to keep an eye out on the $148 million bond measure voters approved in November.
Saugus District Approves Measure EE Oversight Committee
Six Flags Magic Mountain officials expect construction on Twisted Colossus to finish soon, they said Friday, during a walking tour of the park.
Six Flags Magic Mountain Twisted Colossus Almost Complete
1847 - Probable birth date of Pico Canyon oil driller Charles Alexander Mentry [story]
SCV NewsBreak: Valencia High grad and Super Bowl champ Shane Vereen was given a key to the city at a special luncheon held in his honor Thursday.
SCV NewsBreak for Thursday, March 26, 2015
Hundreds gathered Thursday at the Hyatt Regency Valencia to hear New York Giants running back Shane Vereen talk about his career, Super Bowl championship and Santa Clarita upbringing, including his first coach.
Super Bowl Champion Shane Vereen Talks To SCV Crowd
Get ready for music, and dancing, and live performances and family fun. The Latin Music and Cultural Festival is coming to Santa Clarita, Saturday July 11th. The Festival will be the opening event for the LA SummerFEST
July 11: Latin Music and Cultural Festival coming to Santa Clarita
Jessica’s Law authors George and Sharon Runner today responded to a decision by the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation to stop enforcing Jessica’s Law residency restrictions statewide:
Runners Respond to Corrections Decision on Jessica’s Law
It’s gonna be a Wumbloozo Saturday night both onstage and on the tube here in the Santa Clarita Valley. The award-winning SCV Blues Society band plays live at Vincenzo’s on Lyons Avenue in Newhall from 8:30 to 10:30 p.m. The best pizza in town, with all kinds of sodas and beers. Call 259-6733 for details.
SCV Entertainment Beat: Wumbloozo on House Blend; Summer Meltdown
City of Santa Clarita DFYIT Program members are hosting “X-Week” at more than a dozen local junior high and high schools to encourage teens in Santa Clarita to be drug-free.
Santa Clarita Teens Pledge To Be Drug-Free With DFYIT