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July 3
1925 - By letter, Wyatt Earp beseeches his friend William S. Hart to portray him in a movie, to correct the "lies about me." Hart never did. [story]
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July-Sept.: Lyons to be Repaved, Restriped
Tuesday, Jun 17, 2014

The City of Santa Clarita is scheduled to begin road work along Lyons Avenue, between Wiley Canyon Road and Walnut Street, on Monday, June 30, as part of the City’s annual street maintenance program. Construction along this heavily-traveled corridor will only take place at night from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m....

Aug. 21: Public Meeting on Lyons-Dockweiler Extension
Tuesday, Aug 20, 2013

Placerita Canyon and Newhall community members are invited to provide feedback at a public meeting for the road extension project on Lyons Avenue and Dockweiler Drive Extension. The public meeting will be held Wednesday at 6 p.m. in the Century Room at City Hall,  23920 Valencia Boulevard. City staff...

You Can Weigh In on City’s Plans for Lyons Corridor
Wednesday, Jan 30, 2013

The City of Santa Clarita is updating planning and zoning regulations and invites residents, property owners and businesses to provide feedback on drafts of the Unified Development Code Update and Lyons Corridor Plan, which are now available for review. Following the adoption of the City’s General...

Tuesday, Jun 19, 2012

The City of Santa Clarita’s planning department will be updating the Planning Commission on the Unified Development Code and the Lyons Avenue Corridor Plan at a study session Tuesday, June 19, at 3:45 p.m. at the Old Orchard Park Community Room, located at 25032 Avenida Rotella. James Chow, Associate...

Lyons Butcher Shop Closing; Landlord Eyes Restaurants
Wednesday, May 30, 2012

After 27 years as the top independent butcher in Newhall, Dave Heuer, owner of Dave’s Country Meats on Lyons Avenue, is hanging up his cleaver, closing up shop, and retiring. “I can’t wait,” Heuer said Tuesday, as he and his daughter worked on cleaning out the last remaining items in the nearly...

City, County Break Ground on Lyons/Pico Beautification
Monday, Nov 21, 2011

Santa Clarita’s curb appeal got a shot in the shoulder Monday morning when a group of officials from the city, county and the West Ranch Town Council took golden shovels to turned-over dirt. The ceremony was the official kickoff for a beautification project that will change the look of the city’s...

Monday, Oct 3, 2011

The City of Santa Clarita is inviting community members to a public meeting on Thursday, Oct. 13, 2011, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. to discuss the Lyons Corridor Plan. Residents are encouraged to share their ideas and concerns as the City works to update its planning and zoning regulations along Lyons Avenue....

Newest Additions to SCVNews.com
1925 - By letter, Wyatt Earp beseeches his friend William S. Hart to portray him in a movie, to correct the "lies about me." Hart never did. [story]
Hart-Wyatt Earp
1869 - Sanford Lyon (as in Lyons Avenue) appointed postmaster of Petropolis (today's Eternal Valley Cemetery) [story]
Sanford Lyon
1808 - Ygnacio del Valle born in Jalisco, Mexico; owned most of SCV [story]
Ygnacio del Valle
1943 - Army Air Force pilot Loncie L. Tucker, on training run, dies when his P-38 fighter crashes at Wayside Honor Rancho (later Pitchess Detention Center) in Castaic [story]
Loncie Tucker