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Dec. 20: Cocoa, Cookies, Caroling at Community Center
Tuesday, Dec 18, 2012

The Newhall Community Center will host a free holiday party complete with cocoa, cookies, caroling and ornament decorating Thursday, Dec. 20, from 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Special musical performances by the Silver Bells, Silver Beaux, Silver Tones and the Jingle Bells will be hosted from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30...

Saugus High ASB Helps the Needy on Snow Day
Monday, Dec 17, 2012

A sunny, 75-degree December day did not dampen the spirit of hundreds of Saugus High School students who enjoyed a Snow Day, thanks to the Saugus ASB. Thirty tons of “snow” were brought in from Newhall Ice Co. to celebrate the holidays and raise awareness of those less fortunate during the holiday...

Dec. 18-19: Newhall School District Winter Concerts
Friday, Dec 14, 2012

Newhall School District orchestra and choral music students will perform in their 2012 Winter Concerts on Tuesday, Dec. 18, for Oak Hills and Peachland Schools (5:30 p.m.) and Pico Canyon and Newhall Schools (7:30 p.m.). On Wednesday, Dec. 19, Valencia Valley, Wiley Canyon, and McGrath Schools will perform...

Dec. 15: Valencia Library Showing ‘A Charlie Brown Christmas’
Wednesday, Dec 12, 2012

The Santa Clarita Public Library invites residents to attend the last free Movie Meet & Film Fun event to view the Peanuts Classic, “A Charlie Brown Christmas,” on Saturday, Dec. 15, at 1:30 p.m. at the Valencia Library. During the meeting there will be discussions about the film, along...

Murals Bring Holiday Spirit To Local Stores
Monday, Dec 10, 2012

Nancy Degan As the temperatures drop, lights are put up and ornaments are hung there are still a few things missing around the holidays in Santa Clarita. Artist Nancy Degan is trying to change that this winter with her murals. Degan has gone around to local businesses to paint winter murals on the front...

Dec. 24-25: Christmas Worship at St. Stephen’s Episcopal
Sunday, Dec 9, 2012

St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church in Valencia will present several convenient opportunities to worship the birth of Jesus Christ this year in the “Episcopal tradition.”   Christmas Eve, Dec. 24: 3:00 p.m. — Children’s Service – an interactive service for “little ones” and children...

Dec. 19-21: Hear the Senior Sounds of Christmas
Friday, Dec 7, 2012

The SCV Senior Center’s music program is gearing up for several performances of holiday music this month, free and open to the community. On Wednesday, Dec. 19, at 3 p.m., Maestro John Swinford will lead the Silvertone Singers in a selection of holiday songs at the Senior Center. The Senior Center’s...

Apartment Manager Expresses Regret, Puts Christmas Tree Back

Photo 12/6/2012 from JB Property Group [JB Property] – Michael Gold, senior director of operations for JB Property Group, the management company for The Willows Senior Apartment Community, responded late Thursday afternoon to concerns raised by the residents related to the installation of holiday...

News of Newhall Christmas Tree Ban Goes Viral
Thursday, Dec 6, 2012

Lights in the shape of a tree in an upstairs unit at the Willows: A silent protest? UPDATE: Apartment Manager Expresses Regret, Puts Tree Back – click [here].   Ground Zero in the so-called “war on Christmas” shifted Thursday from Santa Monica – where nativity displays are banned...

Saturday, Dec 1, 2012

Faith Community Church will continue a favorite community Christmas tradition by hosting the Seventh Annual “Festividad for Christ” celebration, 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 15. A carne asada lunch will be served, and church members will hand out wrapped gifts for children up to 13 years old. ...

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1969 - Board of Trustees selects "College of the Canyons" name [story]
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The city of Santa Clarita Planning Commission is scheduled to conduct a public hearing Tuesday to further deliberate on the Sand Canyon Resort development.
Sand Canyon Resort Development Returns to Planning Commission
The CIF Southern Section and KAP7 International, Inc. announced a five-year partnership extension for KAP7 to be the official boys and girls water polo ball for all championship events.
KAP7, CIF-SS Announce Extension of Five-Year Ball Partnership
Gov. Gavin Newsom unveiled a plan that would spend about $1.5 billion of the state’s $75.7 billion surplus in grants of up to $25,000 to support small businesses, according to state officials this week.
Chamber Urges SCV to Support Newsom’s Aid to Small Businesses
On Friday, Los Angeles County Public Health officials confirmed 17 new deaths and 583 new cases of COVID-19 countywide, with 27,842 total cases in the Santa Clarita Valley.
Friday COVID-19 Roundup: Studies Show Vaccine Appears to Be Effective Against Variants; 27,842 Total SCV Cases
Fourteen-year-old Andrew Jenofsky was the first in line to get his shot at Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital Thursday morning, as adolescents ages 12-15 were given the go-ahead to get Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine.
14-Year-Old First to Receive Pfizer Vaccine at Henry Mayo
Support for Israel was written across the signs and faces of approximately 100 demonstrators during a rally held on City Hall’s steps Thursday evening.
Approximately 100 SCV Residents Gather to Support Israel
The city of Santa Clarita received approximately 850 applications for its rental assistance program ahead of the program’s April 30 application deadline.
City Receives More Than 800 Rental Assistance Applications
Saddleback Butte State Park announced it is urgently searching for volunteers to become camp hosts beginning June 1.
Camp Hosts Needed at Saddleback Butte State Park, New Updates Announced for Mojave Area State Parks
Los Angeles County Public Health officials said it will review the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's newly released guidance for fully vaccinated residents in order to make adjustments to the current County and state guidelines.
LA County to Review CDC’s Masking Guidelines for Fully Vaccinated People
The city of Santa Clarita released an updated schedule for the Concerts in the Park series set to take place in July and August.
City Releases Updated Schedule for Concerts in the Park
1874 - Outlaw Tiburcio Vasquez captured in Hollywood Hills [story]
Tiburcio Vasquez
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released guidance Thursday indicating that people who are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 can safely resume activities that were done prior to the pandemic.
Thursday COVID-19 Roundup: CDC Loosens Mask Restrictions for Fully Vaccinated People; SCV Cases Total 27,825
A total of 277 single-family homes changed owners during April in the Santa Clarita Valley as the as the tight inventory rose to its highest level in five months, though remained well below year-ago totals, the Southland Regional Association of Realtors reported Thursday.
SCV Median Home Price $795,000 Hits Record
After making numerous requests for correction for failure by the County Board of Supervisors to abide by various sections of the Brown Act, the Santa Clarita Organization for Planning and the Environment was left with no option than to file a formal legal complaint.
SCOPE Files Legal Complaint Over L.A. County’s Failure to Abide by Brown Act
The case against a prominent Santa Clarita Valley Realtor who had been accused of a sexual assault stemming from a Las Vegas real estate conference last summer was dismissed, a court clerk confirmed Thursday.
Las Vegas Sexual Assault Case Against SCV Realtor Dismissed, L.A. County Case “Still Active”
Tommy's Boats - a national boat dealership brand with locations in Florida, Arizona, Nevada, Colorado, and Michigan - announced a new location opening soon in Castaic.
May 19, May 20: Tommy’s Boats Grill & Chill Hiring Event
Foothill League coaches announced their choice for Player of the Year and their All-League teams recently.
Saugus High QB Named Foothill League Player of the Year
California Credit Union has awarded 10 scholarships of $1,000 each to college-bound students in Los Angeles and Orange Counties in its annual College Scholarship Program.
Valencia High Student Awarded California Credit Union Scholarship
Santa Clarita Mayor Bill Miranda responded Tuesday to criticisms of the city of Santa Clarita Human Relations Roundtable, which was formed as a result of last summer’s protests about issues involving race relations.
Mayor Taking Human Relations Roundtable Criticisms “Very Seriously”
1825 - Town founder Henry Mayo Newhall born in Saugus, Mass. [read/watch]
Henry M. Newhall
Six days a week, Santa Clarita Grocery opens its warehouse to people in need.
Local Shop Donates Leftover Bagels To Help Families
As part of the $100 billion California Comeback Plan, Governor Gavin Newsom announced a $20 billion to transform California public schools into gateways of equity and opportunity.
Newsom Announces $20 Billion Investment to Public Schools
The LA County Development Authority have extended the deadline to register for elderly family housing sites from June to the end of the year. 
LACDA Extends Registration For Elderly Family Public Housing Sites, Including Valencia