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1925 - Newhall lawman Jack Pilcher buried; funeral expenses paid by local Ku Klux Klan [story]
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SCV NewsBreak for Thursday, January 11, 2018
Thursday, Jan 11, 2018

Deputies arrested a man after making threats with a gun and a knife in a Canyon Country restaurant. Santa Clarita is inviting residents to a ribbon cutting event for the new Taylor Trailhead at Rivendale Park. The City of Santa Clarita is seeking individual artists or teams to design and display an art...

SCV NewsBreak for Wednesday, January 10, 2017
Wednesday, Jan 10, 2018

Two underground equipment failures in Saugus has left almost 3,000 Edison customers without power on Wednesday. The Santa Clarita City Council voted unanimously to approve taking control of the city’s library system on Tuesday. The new REMO Recreational Music Center is dedicated to providing an atmosphere...

SCV NewsBreak for Thursday, January 4, 2018
Thursday, Jan 4, 2018

Sears announced that they will be conducting over 100 store closures including the location at the Valencia Town Center. Cemex is naming the City of Santa Clarita in a lawsuit claiming “numerous and deliberate” contract violations. 33 Rabid bats have been found in Los Angeles County, of which 25...

SCV NewsBreak for Tuesday, January 3, 2018
Wednesday, Jan 3, 2018

A structure fire at a Castaic mobile home park led to the death of a person after being pulled from the blaze on Wednesday afternoon. A Canyon Country burglary resulted in deputies apprehending four women from the Antelope Valley. Golden Valley Road was the most recent target for Santa Clarita deputies...

SCV NewsBreak for Tuesday, January 2, 2018
Tuesday, Jan 2, 2018

One Person has been pronounced dead after a rollover collision at Rio Vista Elementary on Tuesday. The Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Department shares some tips to start the new year safe. Get to know your neighbors better. A Valencia High graduate with special needs is missing and her parents are...

SCV NewsBreak for Thursday, December 21, 2017
Thursday, Dec 21, 2017

Santa Clarita deputies arrested a pair of probationers who were in possession of narcotics and a deadly weapon in Saugus on Wednesday evening. The College of the Canyons First-Year Promise program received a $10,000 pledge from Logix Federal Credit Union. After a 46-year teaching career at College of...

SCV NewsBreak for Tuesday, December 19, 2017
Tuesday, Dec 19, 2017

A water main break forced the closures of two of the northbound lanes of Bouquet Canyon Road at Newhall ranch road. Detectives are looking for people who may have been approached by a Lancaster Couple offering to give away their children or to sell them for money or drugs. As Californians get ready for...

SCV NewsBreak for Wednesday, December 13, 2017
Wednesday, Dec 13, 2017

The City Council named Laurene Weste the new mayor of Santa Clarita on Tuesday night. During October, 15 junior high and high school campuses in Santa Clarita hosted a toiletries drive as part of their annual Drug-Free-Youth in SCV community campaign. Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station deputies...

SCV NewsBreak for Tuesday, December 12, 2017
Tuesday, Dec 12, 2017

Baxter, the seven week old cat-nipped kitten has been returned safe and sound. The Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce will gain eight new board members in 2018. Phase one of the new business park at Needham Ranch broke ground on Tuesday morning. The city of Santa Clarita is accepting submissions...

SCV NewsBreak for Friday, December 8, 2017
Friday, Dec 8, 2017

A suspicious death investigation is underway at the Crescent Valley Mobile home park in Newhall. The Rye Fire currently stands at over 6 thousand acres burned and is at 35 percent containment. A robbery at the Valencia Kohl’s department store is being investigated by deputies. Starting Monday night,...

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Stay Green Inc., a Southern California-based landscape industry leader, has once again been named to Lawn and Landscape Magazine's list of the Top 100 landscaping companies in North America.
Local Landscape Firm Named Among Nation’s Top 100
SACRAMENTO – Governor Gavin Newsom issued an apology Tuesday through executive order on behalf of California to California Native American Peoples for the many instances of violence, mistreatment and neglect inflicted upon California Native Americans throughout the state’s history.
Newsom Issues Apology for State’s Wrongdoings to Native Americans
The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved a proposal Tuesday by Board Chair Janice Hahn to explore master leasing agreements with motels across the County in order to use rooms as interim housing for chronically homeless individuals.
County to Explore Motel Leasing Agreements as Interim Housing for Homeless
LOS ANGELES (CN) – A report released Tuesday by the American Civil Liberties Union blasted Los Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey, finding she has only secured death penalty convictions against people of color since taking office in 2012.
ACLU Blasts Lacey Over Continued Pursuit of Death Penalty Despite Moratorium
While you’re starting to make your plans for Independence Day, don’t forget the Santa Clarita Valley Fourth of July Parade.
June 22: Deadline to Join SCV Fourth of July Parade
The Hello Kitty Cafe Truck is rolling back into Valencia this Saturday, June 22, from 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
June 22: Hello Kitty Cafe Truck at Westfield Town Center
The following events are scheduled for the Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce:
POP-Up Biz Expo, Patriots Luncheon, Empowering Women’s Lunch Coming Up at SCV Chamber
According to a recent report by the Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority (LAHSA), homelessness in LA County has climbed 12 percent over the past year, in a dramatic reversal from a four percent decline the previous year. Homelessness has been a persistent issue in California, stymied by the lack of a comprehensive system-wide solution and resources.
CalArtian Easing LA’s Homeless Crisis One Bag at a Time
Recently, the Probation Reform and Implementation Team (PRIT) released comprehensive recommendations outlining its proposed authority and structure for the civilian Probation Oversight Commission (POC) for Los Angeles County’s Probation Department, the largest in the U.S. The proposal includes a call for subpoena power, authority to investigate complaints, and empowering former Probationers as community liaisons to serve as the County’s “eyes and ears.”
County Releases Recommendations for Civilian Oversight Commission
The Santa Clarita Public Library is looking for a fun and friendly team of volunteers to help out during the Summer Reading Program, taking place now through July 27 at all Santa Clarita Public Library branches.
Volunteers Needed for Santa Clarita Library’s Summer Reading Program
This weekend, The Power Plant, a leading contemporary visual art gallery in Toronto, Canada, opens If you end up with the story you started with, then you're not listening along the way, by artist Mario Pfeifer (Film/Video 09).
CalArts Grad Opens New Solo Show in Toronto
The San Fernando Valley Council of Governments Transportation Committee, whose members include Santa Clarita Mayor Marsha McLean, will hold a meeting Thursday, June 20, at 1:30 p.m.
June 20: SFV Council of Governments Transportation Committee Meeting
The Master's University women's soccer team has signed Alexis Mendoza, a technically-sound midfielder who head coach Curtis Lewis described as "calm on the ball."
SoCal Midfielder Alexis Mendoza Signs with TMU
Officials working on the construction of Castaic High School believe they’ll be able to meet the deadline to open the school, just days after it was revealed the school site was without gas piping and hookups weeks before opening.
Officials Now Believe Castaic High Will Meet Deadline After County Expedites Permits
With the onset of summer temperatures, Crime Prevention Unit deputies parked the patrol cars and took to foot patrol, checking the welfare of homeless individuals on Monday.
Crime Prevention Deputies Check In on Welfare of Homeless Individuals
The Canyon Country Advisory Committee (CCAC) meeting will be held Wednesday, June 19, from 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
June 19: Canyon Country Advisory Committee Meeting
1925 - Newhall lawman Jack Pilcher buried; funeral expenses paid by local Ku Klux Klan [story]
Jack Pilcher
The Santa Clarita Shakespeare Festival is back, and continuing an expanded season with Summer Theatre Festival 2019 events through August.
Shakespeare Festival Sets 2019 Summer Theatre Events
In her latest "Director's Blog" entry, Los Angeles County Animal Care & Control Director Marcia Mayeda offers information about pet aging and tips senior pet care.
County Animal Care Director Offers Tips for Senior Pet Care
Fourth of July 2019 is only a few weeks away and, as you begin to make plans to celebrate, do not forget about all the fun activities that are happening throughout the Santa Clarita Valley.
Top 10 Tips to Make this a Great Fourth of July in SCV
The Public Outreach and Legislation Committee of SCV Water is scheduled to meet next on Thursday, June 20, at 5:30 p.m.
June 20: SCV Water Public Outreach, Legislation Committee Meeting
The nonprofit Santa Clarita Valley Committee on Aging will host its annual assembly at the new Bella Vida senior center in Canyon Country on Thursday, June 20, starting at 5 p.m.
June 20: Annual Assembly at Bella Vida Senior Center
Two people were airlifted to the hospital Monday afternoon after being plucked from a ravine where their box truck plunged into the dry creek bed near Agua Dulce.
Two Airlifted from Crash After Truck Plunges into Ravine
The Governing Board of the William S. Hart Union High School District is set to approve its 2019-20 budget at a special meeting on Wednesday, June 19, at 7:45 a.m.
Hart Board Set to OK 2019-20 Budget at June 19 Special Meeting