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1993 - Hart High grad Dee Dee Myers (1979) becomes first female White House press secretary [story]


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SCV NewsBreak for Friday, January 12, 2018
Friday, Jan 12, 2018

Three adult suspects wound up in jail Thursday morning after deputies found them sleeping in a vehicle.  Beginning January 22, California residents will have the choice to apply for a REAL-ID drivers license or ID card.  The newest Jersey Mikes offered free subs with a minimum donation to WiSH during...

SCV NewsBreak for Tuesday, January 9, 2018
Tuesday, Jan 9, 2018

A 21-year-old man accused of stabbing a Sheriff’s detective in Canyon Country on Monday has been charged with attempted murder. After 48 years as an educator, Saugus Union School District Superintendent Joan Lucid, has announced that she will retire at the end of the school year. Road closures in the...

SCV NewsBreak for Monday, January 8, 2018
Monday, Jan 8, 2018

A local deputy is recovering after being stabbed by a 21-year-old suspect in Canyon Country Monday morning. Santa Clarita City Council will consider purchasing 176 acres of property that has been slated for development in San Francisquito Canyon. Volunteers are needed to help count the Santa Clarita...

SCV NewsBreak for Friday, January 5, 2018
Friday, Jan 5, 2018

LASD Homicide Bureau Detectives are continuing their investigation into the shooting death of four individuals in Saugus. LASD is reminding drivers that there are different DUI offenses through their “Driving While High Means DUI” campaign. The SCV Chamber of Commerce’s 84th annual Awards and...

SCV NewsBreak for Friday, December 22, 2017
Friday, Dec 22, 2017

A Canyon Country man who fatally shot a houseguest and then fled to New York has been sentenced to 28 years and four months in state prison. CHP is set to begin their Maximum Enforcement Period at 6 p.m. on Friday. While you’re prepping your holiday meals this weekend, do not forget a few safety tips....

SCV NewsBreak for Monday, December 18, 2017
Monday, Dec 18, 2017

Before there was a city of Santa Clarita, there was Bobbie Trueblood Davis. Heads up, there’s going to be some construction on the I-5 starting Wednesday. Members of the Safe School Ambassador’s Club at Canyon High School helped bring holiday joy to lives of fellow students. The SCV Chamber of Commerce...

SCV NewsBreak for Monday, December 11, 2017
Monday, Dec 11, 2017

The SCV Sheriff’s Station sent out an all-points bulletin about a male kitten stolen from his cage at the Shelter Hope Pet Shop at the Valencia Town Center. If your property was damaged by the Creek, Rye, or Skirball Fires, the county and city of Los Angeles have set up a hotline for you to report...

SCV NewsBreak for Tuesday, December 5, 2017
Tuesday, Dec 5, 2017

L.A. County firefighters have been battling a fire in Rye Canyon Loop since 10:00 Tuesday morning. As the Rye Fire continues to scorch the west side of Santa Clarita, road closures and evacuations have impacted drivers, residents, and even students. LA County firefighters are also urging people to learn...

SCV NewsBreak for Monday, December 4, 2017
Monday, Dec 4, 2017

Deputies arrested four after a series of coincidences. Castaic Lake lit up with the sights of the holiday season. The Placerita Canyon Nature Center held their annual Holiday Craft Fair, where families decorated their own wreaths and yule logs to take home for the holidays. Santa Clarita braced itself...

SCV NewsBreak for Friday, December 1, 2017
Friday, Dec 1, 2017

Five adults and two children are now displaced after their house caught fire Friday afternoon. As the holiday season kicks off, the city of Santa Clarita is warning residents to remain vigilant about potential hazards to stay safe this season. Army Aviation Hall of Fame inductee General Richard A. Cody...

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1993 - Hart High grad Dee Dee Myers (1979) becomes first female White House press secretary [story]
1967 - Original airing of Star Trek "Arena" Episode: Kirk battles the Gorn commander (Saugus resident Bobby Clark) at Vasquez Rocks [watch]
Skylight Books in Downtown Los Angeles will host author and CalArts alum Johanna Hedva (Art MFA 2013, Critical Studies MA 2014) to discuss Hedva's 2018 book, "On Hell," with fellow CalArtian Asher Hartman (Art MFA 03) on Saturday, Jan. 26, starting at 5 p.m.
Jan. 26: CalArtians Asher Hartman, Johanna Hedva to Talk ‘On Hell’ at Skylight Books
Bank of Santa Clarita announced Friday that for the fourth quarter and full year of 2018, bank earnings continue at record levels, as net earnings for the quarter totaled $795,000, more than doubling its earnings for the fourth quarter of 2017.
Bank of Santa Clarita Reports Record Earnings for 2018
No. 9 Vanguard forced 18 turnovers, made 13 threes and led by as many as 18 on the way to an 82-75 win.
Men’s Hoops: No. 5 Master’s Falls to No. 9 Vanguard
The Mustangs held the Golden State Athletic Conference's top offense to four points in the fourth quarter, outscoring their host by 18 in a dominant final period.
Women’s Hoops: Lady Mustangs Dominate 4th to Beat Vanguard
The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday will consider a motion by Supervisors Kathryn Barger and Hilda L. Solis to develop a plan to increase the number of mental health hospital beds in the county.
Barger, Solis Seek Plan for More Mental Health Hospital Beds
The next meeting of the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors is set for Tuesday, Jan. 22, starting at 1 p.m.
Jan. 22: LA County Board of Supervisors Meeting
The city of Santa Clarita wants to remind residents they can receive permit assistance from the comfort of their home or office by using the Online Permit Center available at santa-clarita.com/PermitCenter.
Reminder: City’s Online Permit Center Makes Process Easier
The St. Francis Dam Disaster National Memorial Act has been reintroduced in the U.S. Senate by Senators Kamala Harris and Dianne Feinstein (both D-California), according to a Harris tweet Thursday.
St. Francis Dam Bill Reintroduced in US Senate as Stand-Alone
Despite an attorney for a former Los Angeles County jail officer telling a federal jury Friday her client didn’t know his report about fellow officers beating a man inside a jail in 2011 was wrong when the FBI interviewed him, jurors wasted little time in finding him guilty of lying to investigators.
Jury Finds Officer Lied to FBI in LA County Jail Beating Cover-Up
The fifth day of the Los Angeles teacher strike began Friday with bargaining talks and a union rally, capping off a tumultuous week for parents, students and educators.
Rallies Cap First Week of LA Teachers Strike
Thousands more children may have been separated from their families at the U.S.-Mexico border under the since-abandoned “zero tolerance” immigration policy than previously thought, a report by the Office of Inspector General revealed Thursday.
Report: Feds Separated Thousands More Families at Border Than Thought
The four Pacific storms that battered California in January produced the season's first significant rainfall, dumping enough moisture to ease the state's historic drought, according to the U.S. Drought Monitor.
January Storms Ease California Drought
Segments of California State Road 126 aka Highway 126 will be closed next week for a grinding operation in the cities of Ventura and Santa Paula, California Department of Transportation District 7 officials announced Friday.
Night Closures Set for Highway 126 Repaving in Ventura, Santa Paula
1899 - Martin & Richard Wood buy J.H. Tolfree's Saugus Eating House, rename it Saugus Cafe [story]
CBRE announced a full-service provider to the entertainment industry leased an industrial building in Valencia for $7.7 million.
Full-Service Entertainment Provider Leases Valencia Building for $7.7 Million
California State University, Northridge biology professor Steven Oppenheimer is celebrating 23 years of collaboration with Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) teachers to promote science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) research done by K-12 students with the debut of volume No. 23 of The New Journal of Student Research Abstracts.
CSUN Professor Celebrates 23 Year Collaboration with LAUSD STEM Students
More than 10 million people worldwide are living with Parkinson’s disease.
CSUN Now Home to Groundbreaking Parkinson’s Treatment
LANCASTER - The University of Antelope Valley is pleased to announce the hiring of Seth Gerdine as its head coach for its new Esports program.
UAV Hires Seth Gerdine as First Head Coach of Esports Program
The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors recognized and honored the Kitten Academy at Camp Joseph Scott during its regular meeting at the Kenneth Hahn Hall of Administration Tuesday in Downtown Los Angeles.
Barger Lauds Probation Youth Kitten Fostering Program
Discipline standards for the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department (LASD) have been a source of concern for several years.
Villanueva Issues Statement on Review of Discipline Standards
The 91st Academy Awards nominations in all 24 Oscar categories will be announced in a two-part live presentation on Tuesday via global live stream on Oscar.com, Oscars.org, the Academy’s digital platforms – Twitter, YouTube, Facebook – a satellite feed and local broadcasters.
91st Academy Awards Nominations to be Announced Tuesday
The Santa Clarita Community College District’s Independent Citizens’ Oversight Committee accepted the audit results, which showed that for the 12th year in a row, the district has properly accounted for all bond expenditures.
Santa Clarita College District Receives Best Rating in Audit of Bond Spending
The public is invited to Tomo-Kahni State Historic Park’s 25th anniversary celebration on Saturday, Jan. 26, from 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m., featuring a talk by anthropologist Dr. Bruce Love and a flint knapping demonstration by master flintknapper Gary Pickett.
Jan. 26: Tomo-Kahni State Park’s 25th Anniversary Celebration
The city of Santa Clarita will host a ribbon cutting event on Thursday, Jan. 31, at 10:00 a.m. to celebrate the Pace Bike Share Program launch at the newly opened Pace Bike Share Station at the Iron Horse Trailhead.
Jan. 31: Pace Bike Share Program Ribbon Cutting at Iron Horse Trailhead
NORTHRIDGE - CSUN Men's Basketball (8-10, 2-0 BWC) returns home on Thursday to host Hawai'i in its Big West home opener at 7:00 p.m. The game will air live on ESPN3 while Ghizal Hasan and Alan Zinsmeister are on the call in an audio broadcast on the CSUN Sports Network presented by Dignity Health.
Matadors Return Home for Big West Opener Against Hawaii
Because of the recent rainfall, Los Angeles County Health Officer, Muntu Davis, MD, MPH, is cautioning residents who are planning to visit Los Angeles County beaches to avoid swimming, surfing, and playing in ocean waters around discharging storm drains, creeks, and rivers.
Beach Water Advisory Extended Until Monday
Amgen Tour of California organizer and operator AEG announced the technically-innovative cycling apparel brand ASSOS of Switzerland has renewed a multi-year partnership to provide official race jerseys, VIP and staff apparel, and licensed merchandise for America’s premier cycling stage race.
Jerseys for 2019 Amgen Tour of California Revealed
The Los Angeles County Department of Public Works released the list of road closures due to mud and rock slides from the current storm.
Upper Bouquet Canyon Remains Closed
1994, 4:31 a.m. - Magnitude 6.7 Northridge earthquake rocks Santa Clarita Valley [video]
College of the Canyons' Valencia Campus is on lockdown, according to a notice from the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station posted about 5:15 p.m. Wednesday.
COC Valencia Campus Deemed Safe after Wednesday Evening Scare
Santa Clarita Studios, an independent studio operator, has leased a 109,379 square-foot industrial building in Valencia, CBRE announced Wednesday.
Santa Clarita Studios Leases 109K-Square Foot Industrial Building
"Black Monday," a new comedy series starring CalArts alum Don Cheadle (Theater BFA 86) along with Andrew Rannells and Regina Hall, will premiere Sunday, Jan. 20, on Showtime.
Jan. 20: CalArts Alum Don Cheadle Stars in Showtime’s ‘Black Monday’
CalArts’ 2019 MA Aesthetics and Politics Theorist in Residence N. Katherine Hayles will present her lecture "Human as Alien: From Frankenstein to Ex Machina and Annihilation" at REDCAT in Downtown Los Angeles on Wednesday, Jan. 23, at 8:30 p.m.
Jan. 23: ‘Human as Alien’ Lecture by CalArts Theorist in Residence
The Second Annual Golden Valley High School Golf Tournament to benefit GHVS sports is set for the Sand Canyon Country Club in Canyon Country on Saturday, Jan. 26.
Jan. 26: Golf Tourney to Benefit Golden Valley Sports Programs