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2002 - "Legacy: Santa Clarita's Living History" series debuts on SCVTV with "Placerita Gold" episode [watch]
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Apply Now for County Arts, Nonprofit Org. Grants
Wednesday, Aug 31, 2016

The Los Angeles County Arts Commission announces 2017-18 applications are open for two distinct grant opportunities: * Organizational Grant Program (OGP) Providing Los Angeles County nonprofit arts organizations support to address priority needs and ensures cultural services for the diverse communities...

Oct. 1: County Workshop for Artists in Santa Clarita
Thursday, Aug 25, 2016

Arts Tune-Up is a free half-day mini-conference for artists and arts administrators to network and establish new connections with one another, while learning about current trends in the field. Participants have the opportunity to engage in three roundtable sessions led by seasoned practitioners, addressing...

Report: Volunteers Donate 6 Mil. Hours Annually to L.A. County’s Nonprofit Arts Groups
Friday, Nov 13, 2015

The Los Angeles County Arts Commission released the third report in a series exploring workers in arts nonprofits in the region.  A significant finding in this release – Volunteers in Nonprofit Arts Organizations in LA County – shows how many people give their time to support the arts across the...

Funding Window Open for Arts Groups Needing (Next) Summer Interns
Wednesday, Sep 23, 2015

Applications now open for Los Angeles County nonprofit arts organizations interested in hiring college undergraduate interns through the Los Angeles County Arts Internship Program. The deadline to apply is Nov. 4, 2015. Program guidelines and eligibility requirements can be found at lacountyarts.org/internships. The...

Application Period Open for County Arts Grants
Wednesday, Sep 2, 2015

Applications are available for the 2016-17 Organizational Grant Program. The program provides Los Angeles County nonprofit arts organizations support to address priority needs and ensures cultural services for the diverse communities that comprise Los Angeles County.  Guidelines and application are...

Add Your Name to County Arts Roster of Musicians
Wednesday, Aug 26, 2015

The Los Angeles County Arts Commission is now accepting applications for the Musicians Roster, the only comprehensive online directory of professional music groups in the region. Music ensembles based in Los Angeles County are encouraged to apply. The deadline is Oct. 2, 2015. Program guidelines and...

Castaic, Saugus Schools Getting Money for Arts
Thursday, Aug 6, 2015

ARTS FOR ALL 2015-16 ADVANCEMENT GRANT RECIPIENTS Castaic Union School District: $16,400 to support the expansion of the elementary music program, to grow student attendance at performances and to partner with the Kennedy Center for teacher professional development. Saugus Union School District: $20,200...

L.A. County Arts Commission Programming in SCV
Wednesday, Jul 8, 2015

You Are Invited! Join the Ford Theatres and Los Angeles County Arts Commission on Tuesday, July 21, 2015 at 6:30 p.m. for a conversation regarding opportunities available to performing artists and producers located at the Santa Clarita Activities Center. The evening is a perfect opportunity for you...

County Arts Commission Sponsors Free Concerts
Thursday, Jun 25, 2015

Free family-friendly concerts are taking place throughout Los Angeles County this summer, with funding provided by the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors. Two of the concerts are scheduled locally in July and September.             Buyepongo Saturday, July 11, 7:30pm Rivendale...

County to Clean Both County, City Storm Drain Catch Basins
Wednesday, Apr 15, 2015

Supervisors also approved a plan Tuesday to clean out areas of the Santa Clara River, which runs through the Santa Clarita Valley, as part of the Department of Public Works Catch Basin Cleanout 2015. The cleanout will occur in various cities and unincorporated communities throughout Los Angeles county,...

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2002 - "Legacy: Santa Clarita's Living History" series debuts on SCVTV with "Placerita Gold" episode [watch]
Legacy
1960 - SCV switches to Direct Dial, All-Number Calling [story]
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Starting this weekend, live comedy is coming back to the Santa Clarita Valley.
J.R.’s Comedy Club Returns to Bring Laughs Back to SCV
During the second day of testimony during the preliminary hearing for Noel Fisher, the Stevenson Ranch resident and Grammy-winning producer arrested on suspicion of 26 counts of sexual assault and/or rape, the second victim to testify alleged that he grabbed her arm and forced her face down into the cushion of a car seat.
Woman Testifies Stevenson Ranch Grammy Winner Raped Her on Hollywood Street
After a state-appointed committee shared a controversial plan to realign the justice system, which would place all of L.A. County’s juvenile offenders in two local camps, local legislators shared their views on their votes for the bills that made the plan possible.
Legislators Explain Votes Leading to Juvenile Inmate Plan
In a ruling of “power versus space … two great pillars of environmental sustainability,” open space won this week, a win for city officials — at a $5 million price.
City Must Pay $5 Million if Solar Panels are Demolished
The Tuesday meeting agenda for the Santa Clarita City Council has been released by officials. Beginning June 22, City Council meetings will return to a fully in-person format.
June 22: First In-Person City Council Regular Meeting
L.A. County Supervisor Kathryn Barger and Santa Clarita City Council members were surprised this week by news of a state-appointed committee’s plan to move juvenile offenders to a pair of facilities in Saugus.
Plan to Place Juvenile Inmates in Saugus Facilities Raises Concerns
The city of Santa Clarita Human Relations Roundtable released a statement recognizing Juneteenth, which commemorates the freeing of enslaved African Americans in the Southern states of the United States of America.
SCV Human Relations Roundtable Releases Statement Recognizing Juneteenth
On Friday, Los Angeles County Public Health officials confirmed nine new deaths and 253 new cases of COVID-19 countywide, with 28,101 total cases in the Santa Clarita Valley.
Friday COVID-19 Roundup: Public Health Urges Community to Celebrate Father’s Day, Juneteenth Safely; SCV Cases Total 28,101
College of the Canyons announced it will launch a first-of-its-kind Law Enforcement Technology program slated to begin in Fall 2021, that will focus on the emerging trends and potential applications for new technologies in criminal investigations and other law enforcement operations.
COC Launches New Law Enforcement Technology Program
The California Department of Public Health and the California Department of Technology announced today a new Digital COVID-19 Vaccine Record for Californians.
State Launches New Digital Tool for Easy Access to COVID-19 Vaccine Record
As part of the Old Town Newhall Specific Plan update, the city of Santa Clarita will host a walking tour and pop-up booth at the Old Town Newhall Farmers Market on Saturday, June 26, from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
City Invites the Community to Family-Friendly Walking Tour of Old Town Newhall
1945 - PFC Johnny Cordova of Castaic killed in action on Okinawa [story]
Johnny Cordova
The Board of Directors approved a five-year schedule of changes to SCV Water’s rate structure on Tues, June 15
SCV Water Announces New Rate Changes And Charges
The Los Angeles County Health Officer has issued a Heat Alert as high temperatures have been forecast for the following areas.
Health Officer Issues Heat Alert To Last Through Saturday
The SCV Education Foundation awarded six Hart High School District seniors $10,000 scholarships.
SCV Education Foundation Announces 2021 Scholarship Winners
L.A. County Public Health confirmed today eight new deaths and 249 new cases of COVID-19 countywide, with 28,074 total cases in the Santa Clarita Valley.
Thursday COVID-19 Roundup: LA County Starts New Vaccine Sweepstakes; 28,074 Total SCV Cases
Santa Clarita Public Library is inviting kids to have fun in the sun with music, movement and bubbles, with the "Bubbles and Bops" event. 
SCV Public Library’s ‘Bubbles And Bops’ Adds More Days, Parks
SCV for Change is scheduled to host a Juneteenth event Saturday evening at Central Park featuring live music, a chalk art walk, tie dye station and raffle. 
Juneteenth Picnic Set For Saturday At Central Park
SCV Water’s quick and proactive response to removing per- and polyfluoroalkyl (PFAS) chemicals in its groundwater supply received top honors as the Best Environmental Project from the American Public Works Association (APWA) – High Desert Branch.
SCV Water Honored for PFAS Water Treatment Plant
I began working for my local veterinarian when I was in high school and remained at that job until I left for college.
Herd Immunity Isn’t Just For Humans I Marcia Mayeda
With restrictions easing in California and LA County, The Santa Clarita City Council is returning to fully in-person meetings starting with the meeting scheduled for Tues, June 22 at 6 p.m. 
City Council to Resume In-Person Public Participation
The Santa Clarita Planning Commission unanimously approved five single-story apartment units Tuesday for low-income single mothers and their children in Newhall.
Commission Approves Single Mother Housing