A month or so ago, my original intention was to write about a weasel I had seen in broad daylight, crossing the road while driving to Acton. During research on the subject, I discovered we had flying squirrels and truffles in the upper elevations of our own San Bernardino Mountains. There was a seemingly...
Driving through Escondido Canyon about a month ago, I noticed some rather beautiful shrubs beginning to bloom. Scores of Mexican elderberry (Sambucus mexicana) line the roadway, boasting clusters of beautiful, buttery yellow flowers that fill your senses with nature at its best.
Mexican elder, now in...
The Sand Canyon Resort project is scheduled to return before the Santa Clarita Planning Commission Tuesday with a series of revisions, following multiple concerns raised by both commissioners and residents.
The Valley Industry Association will welcome College of the Canyons Chancellor Dr. Dianne G. Van Hook as the keynote speaker for the March VIA Virtual Series taking place Tuesday, March 16, from 11:00 a.m to 12:15 p.m.
The California Department of Motor Vehicles announced a new round of extensions for commercial driver’s licenses expiring through May 31 that will help commercial drivers focus on delivering essential products and supplies during the COVID-19 emergency.
The Los Angeles County Department of Consumer and Business Affairs (DCBA) announced Thursday the upcoming launch of the Los Angeles Online Dispute Resolution (LA-ODR) program, in collaboration with the Superior Court of California, Los Angeles County and its Dispute Resolution Program (DRP), and the Center for Conflict Resolution.
Santa Clarita City Council members declined Tuesday to administer $6.8 million in state rental assistance funds for eligible residents who have been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic and let the state handle those dollars but approved creating a program for them with $6.3 million from the federal government.