A standing-room-only audience attended the second annual Action Drug Overdose Awareness Day Candlelight Vigil at the Action Family Zone in Santa Clarita Friday night.
More than 110 Santa Clarita Valley residents gathered for two hours to remember loved ones and friends who have died of drug overdoses...
An educational drug seminar organized by Action Family Counseling, which was scheduled for Tuesday, has been cancelled, officials said Monday.
A DEA official who was going to speak on the dangers of heroin, and specifically, a heroin-trafficking group targeting the Santa Clarita Valley, was not able...
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Action Family Foundation officials hosted Wednesday Keep Me Informed, a panel and discussion on issues facing Santa Clarita Valley teens.
“There was a group of about a hundred people, mostly parents but some younger people, who were very interested in the discussion,” said...
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A man whose body was found Tuesday night in a Saugus parking lot has been identified; In collaboration with the local sheriff’s juvenile team, the Action Family Zone will hold the first of many educational meetings geared toward parents of teens starting June 26th.
The Action Family Foundation is hosting a panel and discussion with the local sheriff’s juvenile team about teen issues in our community on June 26.
“We’re all excited about it,” said Cary Quashen, president and founder of the Action Family Zone Youth Center.
This is the first of many educational...
I truly love this city and want to make sure your quality of life, your safety and your comfort are well provided for. That is why it saddens me when I learn about the death of one of our young people as a result of drugs.
Since my days in the LAPD, and now as your mayor, I am continually reminded...
A Santa Clarita Valley sheriff’s official reported Thursday that the number of opiate-related deaths has risen for the third straight year.
“There are 15 confirmed (drug-related deaths) by the Coroner’s Office, and I’ve got four that are awaiting confirmations,” said Bob Wachsmuth, a longtime...
The J-Team’s Bob Wachsmuth and Bill Velek set up their display of drugs and paraphernalia.
A standing-room-only audience of about 150 Santa Clarita Valley residents and community leaders packed the ACTION Family Zone in Canyon Country to hear about drug abuse in the SCV from the teens’ perspective...
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Santa Clarita Valley teens and young adults will get a chance to tell their side of the story at a forum on drug abuse; Road rage lands a Newhall man behind bars; Detectives arrest the man suspected of beating of an elderly man on a Santa Clarita City bus earlier this month.
Recent statistics reveal that heroin-related deaths have doubled in 2012 compared to last year, according to local law enforcement officials.
There have been 14 opiate-related deaths this year, according to Bob Wachsmuth of the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station’s Juvenile Intervention Team. ...
After imposing a temporary ban on outdoor dining, Los Angeles County health officials have to prove in court how it poses a significant risk for COVID-19 transmission, according to a county judge’s ruling Wednesday.
Gov. Gavin Newsom announced a new regional stay-at-home order Thursday, aimed at getting residents to stay home as much as possible in areas hardest hit by the COVID-19 surge for at least three weeks, with L.A. County on track to be placed under the order in the coming days.
JCI Santa Clarita, a premier young professional organization in the community, is partnering with our local WiSH Education Foundation to present the First Annual Virtual WiSH Run starting Friday, Jan. 1 - Saturday, Jan 9.
(CN) — Real estate developers who promised to fund a nonprofit dedicated to preserving 90% of a 270,000-acre property north of Los Angeles are violating a 12-year-old pact by cutting their quarterly conservation payments, environmental groups claim in a new lawsuit.
The city of Santa Clarita encourages interested residents to apply for several positions serving on the Arts Commission; the Parks, Recreation and Community Services Commission; the Planning Commission; and the Open Space Preservation District Financial Accountability and Audit Panel (FAAP).
The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health on Wednesday reported 40 new deaths and 5,987 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 countywide, as the total number of Santa Clarita Valley residents diagnosed with the virus topped 10,000.
In response to the current surge of COVID-19 cases, the Los Angeles County Department of Parks and Recreation is suspending in-person outdoor programs in accordance with the county's Nov. 30 "Safer At Home" Health Officer Order to stop the spread of COVID-19.
California Senator Scott Wilk (R-Santa Clarita) and more than 50 other lawmakers are demanding answers from Bank of America surrounding the state Employment Development Department’s latest problem: the freezing and draining of unemployment benefits in EDD accounts.
A spokesman for the William S. Hart Union High School District confirmed Tuesday a food services worker “participating in meal service on (Nov. 23-24) at Golden Valley High School has since tested positive for COVID-19.”
SCV Water ongoing communication efforts surrounding per- and polyfluoroalkyl (PFAS) chemicals were honored with a PRism Award from the Public Relations Society of America – Los Angeles Chapter (PRSA-LA).