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1863 - Gen. Edward F. Beale loans money to A.A. Hudson and Oliver P. Robbins to erect toll house in Newhall Pass [story]
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Santa Clarita Gearing Up for Fourth
Sunday, Jun 22, 2014

Independence Day is upon us, and the city of Santa Clarita has a series of events lined up for residents and patriots of all ages. The Fourth of July will begin with the SCV Rotary Club’s annual Pancake Breakfast in the Roger Dunn Parking lot on Main Street, from 6:30 to 9:30 a.m. Meals are $4 per...

Supervisors OK New Contract, Funding for Senior Center
Wednesday, Jun 18, 2014

[KHTS] – Thanks to a new contract with Los Angeles County, the Santa Clarita Valley Senior Center in Newhall will receive yearly government funding for another four years. At its Tuesday meeting, the county Board of Supervisors approved contracts for 24 organizations that participate in the Supportive...

SCV Crime Zone Reports, June 2-8
Friday, Jun 13, 2014

[KHTS] – The crime reports have come in for June 2-8 in Canyon Country, Castaic, Gorman, Saugus and Stevenson Ranch. This week, Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station deputies and CHP officers made multiple arrests and dealt with a toxic chemical spill. Several local suspects also appeared in...

E-Bar Manager Calls Cops on Employees
Thursday, Jun 12, 2014

[KHTS] – Deputies were called out to Elephant Bar in Valencia Tuesday, responding to management’s concerns. Deputies determined that no crime was being committed and left within 20 minutes. The Elephant Bar Restaurant on McBean Parkway closed for good Tuesday, according to former workers...

Another Rabid Bat Turns Up in Newhall
Wednesday, Jun 11, 2014

[KHTS] – The ninth rabid bat of the season has been found in Los Angeles County, Public Health officials reported Wednesday. The bat was found in Newhall, staggering around a residential patio. The resident covered the bat with a pool net and kept the family dog away from it until Animal Control...

Single Mothers Outreach Announces 2014 Honorees
Tuesday, Jun 10, 2014

[KHTS] – Six women will receive original artwork honoring their life stories this November as part of Single Mothers Outreach’s 5th annual Empowering HeARTS fundraiser. The event honors local women who have overcome obstacles or made a difference in the community by pairing them with local artists...

SUV Tumbles Down Hill; Woman Rescued
Monday, Jun 9, 2014

[KHTS] – A woman had to be extricated from her vehicle Monday afternoon after it went over the side of Vasquez Canyon Road into a ditch. The Sheriff’s Station Search and Rescue Team was called to assist with the incident. The volunteer unit met with Fire Department personnel, who arrived on scene...

Elephant Bar Shutting Down Thursday

[KHTS] – After nearly 13 years in the Santa Clarita Valley, the Elephant Bar Restaurant on McBean Parkway will close Thursday because there is “not enough traffic to sustain the business,” a spokeswoman for the company confirmed Monday. The restaurant, which serves a wide range of cocktails,...

Thursday: Info Session on High-Speed Rail at Hart Park
Wednesday, Jun 4, 2014

[KHTS] – Before drafting an environmental impact report for the Palmdale-to-Los Angeles section of the California High Speed Rail, the Rail Authority will conduct an open house at Hart Park on Thursday. The California High Speed Rail Authority is looking at a number of alignments for the 60-mile...

Golf Tournament Benefits SCV Youth Project
Thursday, May 29, 2014

[KHTS] – At the Tournament Players Club in Valencia, 125 golfers and supporters of the SCV Youth Project gathered for the inaugural Golf Classic on Thursday. The Youth Project hosts several fundraisers every year, including the popular Sweet Charity Cake Auction, Hold ‘Em Not Hassle ‘Em poker...

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The Santa Clarita Community College District Board of Trustees will hold its business meeting Friday, Sept. 20, at 1:00 p.m., with a Board Pathways Study Session immediately following from 1:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Sept. 20: Santa Clarita Community College District Business Meeting
1863 - Gen. Edward F. Beale loans money to A.A. Hudson and Oliver P. Robbins to erect toll house in Newhall Pass [story]
toll house
After one round of the California State Intercollegiate in Ventura, the Mustangs men's golf team was in the lead at 1-under.
Stellar Mustang Golf Start Slows in Round 2 at Ventura
The Master's University women's volleyball team won't need to perform an extensive search to find the last time it was swept by Westmont in Santa Barbara before going on to achieve the lion's share of its season goals.
Volleyball: TMU Falls on the Road to No. 17 Westmont
"Slow down": That’s the message resident Alice Renolds, a mother who lost her two teenagers nearly 20 years ago in a high-speed car crash, told about 200 people Tuesday during the 14th annual "Evening of Remembrance" event in Central Park.
‘Evening of Remembrance’ Message: ‘Slow Down, SCV’
The Master's University men's cross country team's top five runners finished ahead of all other Golden State Athletic Conference athletes Saturday at the UC Riverside Invitational, with Master's senior Stephen Pacheco leading the way.
Pacheco, Ghiorso lead Mustangs at UC Riverside Invite
As Nic Menzano skated along the ice at the Ice Station Valencia and slid to a halt, spraying chunks of ice up from his skates, he chuckled.
SCV Teen Skates onto LA Kings Ice Crew
College of the Canyons freshman Brooke Chambers was able to convert on a penalty kick in stoppage time but it wasn't enough, as the Cougars lost 2-1 at the hands of visiting Moorpark College on Tuesday.
Women’s Soccer: Brooke Chambers Scores, But Canyons Loses 2-1
College of the Canyons' cross country teams headed to last Friday's California Community College Athletic Association Southern California Preview with an eye on the competition, knowing the meet would provide a gauge as to how the Cougars match up against their rivals throughout the region.
Cougars Cross Country Eyes Competition at SoCal Preview
California Institute of the Arts graduate Ryan Bancroft (Music BFA 11, MFA 13) has been named the new principal conductor of the BBC National Orchestra of Wales, or BBC NOW.
Bancroft Named Conductor of BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Santa Clarita-based Princess Cruises has appointed Prag (Pragnesh) Shah to the position of global head of experience & innovation operations.
Princess Cruises Names Prag Shah Head of Experience & Innovation
The Civilian Oversight Commission for the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department hosted its monthly Commission meeting Tuesday.
Sheriff’s Oversight Panel Calls for Inmate Welfare Fund Review
California Governor Gavin Newsom appointed Los Angeles County Supervisor Janice Hahn to the California Film Commission on Tuesday.
Janice Hahn Appointed to California Film Commission
In honor of Suicide Prevention Month in September, College of the Canyons is hosting a mix of events and training in collaboration with community and campus partners throughout the next two weeks.
Suicide Prevention Month Comes to COC
The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors, on a 3-2 vote, approved a motion by Supervisors Kathryn Barger and Janice Hahn to add the county to the legal action seeking U.S. Supreme Court review of the Martin v. City of Boise decision on public camping.
LA County Joins Push to Overturn Boise Decision on Public Camping
A lot can change in someone’s life after a single doctor’s office visit — 15-year-old Pedro Roman and his family know this all too well.
Teammates Shave Heads for Pedro Roman, Diagnosed with Leukemia
California Gov. Gavin Newsom signed a contentious labor bill into law Wednesday that makes it harder for companies to classify workers as independent contractors and deny them benefits.
Newsom Signs Landmark Gig-Economy Labor Bill
The Valencia High Pride of the Viking Band and Color Guard invites the community to dine in or order food to go at Jersey Mike’s at Tesoro Village in Valencia on Thursday, September 19, from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Sept. 19: Valencia High Band & Color Guard Fundraiser at Jersey Mike’s
California Gov. Gavin Newsom hit back Tuesday against reported plans by the Trump administration to formally revoke a Clean Air Act waiver that allows the Golden State to set emissions rules that are stricter than the federal government.
California Vows to Fight Trump Plan to Kill Clean Air Waiver
The Northpark Village Square shopping center is presenting free "Autumn Nights" concerts Thursday evenings from 5:30 to 7:30 through November 21.
Northpark Village Square Presents ‘Autumn Nights’ Concerts
The Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station-based Summer Crime Enforcement Team made more than 300 arrests for various crimes in unincorporated SCV this summer.
Sheriff’s Summer Crime Enforcement Team Makes 300-Plus Arrests
1962 - Articles of incorporation filed for Golden State Memorial Hospital on Lyons Avenue [story]
Golden State Hospital
Officials with the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health alerted Saugus High School Tuesday that at least one student was diagnosed with Pertussis, the disease more commonly known as whooping cough.
Saugus High Student Diagnosed with Whooping Cough
Some things to consider before signing a lease.
Before You Sign That Lease… | Commentary by Carl Kanowsky, Esq.