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WalletHub: L.A. Named A Top City For Baseball
Wednesday, Oct 27, 2021

With the 2021 World Series in full gear and tickets to see the games live costing hundreds to thousands of dollars, the personal-finance website WalletHub today released its report on Best Baseball Cities, as well as accompanying videos and expert commentary, to go along with its World Series Facts...

JetHawks, Minor League Baseball Postpone Season Opener
Sunday, Mar 15, 2020

Minor League Baseball President Pat O’Conner sent a note to fans including Lancaster Jethawks fans Saturday morning about ending spring training and postponing MiLB’s season opener due to the COVID-19 pandemic. O’Conner’s note about the season opener follows: “As you may...

Lancaster Scores a Win in Penultimate Game of 2019
Monday, Sep 2, 2019

LAKE ELSINORE – After a difficult month of August, the JetHawks scored a win over the Lake Elsinore Storm, 5-2, on the first day of September Sunday evening at The Diamond. Luis Castro led the way on offense behind a strong start from Garrett Schilling. The Storm (37-32, 72-65) scored first with a...

JetHawks’ Vilade Homers in Loss at Lake

LAKE ELSINORE – Ryan Vilade homered in the first inning, but the Lancaster JetHawks lost to the Lake Elsinore Storm, 6-3, at The Diamond Saturday night. The JetHawks have lost seven of nine August games against the Storm. After being eliminated from the playoffs on Friday night, the JetHawks (33-35,...

JetHawks Miss Out on Playoffs

LAKE ELSINORE – For the first time since 2011, the Lancaster JetHawks will not be a part of the California League minor league baseball playoffs. The Lake Elsinore Storm won, 5-2, over Lancaster Friday night to eliminate the JetHawks from postseason contention. Lancaster had qualified for the playoffs...

JetHawks Fall to 66ers in Home Finale
Friday, Aug 30, 2019

LANCASTER – The JetHawks were unable to muster any late-inning magic in their home finale Thursday night, as Inland Empire won, 5-4, at The Hangar. Lancaster needs a sweep of the Storm in their final series of the year in order to make the playoffs. Inland Empire (28-38, 54-81) scored two runs in the...

JetHawks Bats Go Quiet Against Inland Empire
Wednesday, Aug 28, 2019

LANCASTER – The JetHawks could not get their offense going as they fell to the Inland Empire 66ers 5-2 Tuesday night at The Hangar. Lancaster has lost four of the first five games at The Hangar in their final homestand of the season. Both starting pitchers were strong. Lancaster’s Garrett Schilling...

Herron, Snyder Homer in JetHawks Win Over Storm
Monday, Aug 26, 2019

LANCASTER – Jimmy Herron and Taylor Snyder (pictured above) led the way on offense as the Lancaster JetHawks beat the Lake Elsinore Storm, 8-3, at The Hangar Sunday evening. Snyder hit a pair of home runs as the JetHawks got within three games of the Storm in the standings. Lake Elsinore (34-28, 69-61)...

Storm Scores 16 Runs, JetHawks Fall to 4th Place

LANCASTER – The JetHawks battled back from an early six-run deficit Saturday at The Hangar, but it was not enough as the Storm won, scoring 16 runs to Lancaster’s 12. The Storm scored in all nine innings as Lancaster fell to four games back in the standings. Lake Elsinore (33-27, 69-60) jumped...

JetHawks Blown Over by Storm in Series Opener

LANCASTER – Lancaster’s struggles against Lake Elsinore continued Friday night at The Hangar, as the Storm defeated the JetHawks, 12-4, in the opener of a crucial four-game series. The Storm scored 11 runs over the first three innings and did not look back. A crowd of 3,666 came out to see the JetHawks...

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The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health has received confirmation of an additional case of COVID-19 with mutations consistent with the new Omicron variant.
Additional Omicron Case in L.A. County; New Travel Restrictions in Effect
The city of Santa Clarita’s Film Office released the 15 productions currently filming in the Santa Clarita Valley for the week of Monday, Dec. 6 - Sunday, Dec. 12
Filming in Santa Clarita Includes 15 Productions
1864 - Actor William S. Hart born in Newburgh, New York [Hart Index]
Wm. S. Hart
1938 - Supervisors award construction contract for jail at Wayside Farms in Castaic (later called Pitchess Detention Center). [story]
Wayside
1962- Actress and future Soledad Canyon big-cat rescuer Tippi Hedren, "Hitchcock's New Grace Kelly," makes cover of Look magazine for upcoming thriller, "The Birds" [story]
Tippi Hedren
The Santa Clarita City Council will take a major step toward enhancing one of the city of Santa Clarita’s landmark amenities by holding a groundbreaking ceremony for the Central Park Buildout project on Monday, Dec. 6.
City Invites Community to Central Park Buildout Groundbreaking
Los Angeles County Department of Public Health officials confirmed Friday 17 new deaths and 1,942 new cases of COVID-19 countywide, with 39,281 total cases in the Santa Clarita Valley.
Friday COVID Roundup: Cases Among People Experiencing Homelessness Declines for 2nd Month in a Row
The city of Santa Clarita Planning Commission will hold its regular meeting Tuesday, Dec. 7 at 6:00 p.m.
Dec. 7: Planning Commission Regular Meeting
The first cohort of the College of the Canyons Low Observable Technician Pathway graduated on Nov. 23. 2021 at a special ceremony held at the college’s culinary arts center.
COC’s First Low Observable Technician Pathway Cohort Graduates
The Board of Trustees of the Santa Clarita Community College District is undergoing the redistricting process, and community members will have the opportunity to comment on revised trustee area boundaries at two upcoming public hearings.
Santa Clarita Community College District Board of Trustees Undergoing Redistricting
The California Highway Patrol joins the American Occupational Therapy Association in recognizing Dec. 6 through Dec. 10, 2021, as Older Driver Safety Awareness Week.
Dec. 6-10: 2021 Older Driver Safety Awareness Week
On Wednesday, Dec. 1, College of the Canyons held a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the Don Takeda Science Center, which is named in honor of longtime biology instructor Don Takeda, who retired in 2017.
COC Holds Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Don Takeda Science Center
To help ring in the holiday season, Los Angeles County Supervisor Kathryn Barger hosted her annual party for foster youth served by the Department of Children and Family Services and their foster families at Six Flags Magic Mountain on Saturday, Dec. 4.
Supervisor Barger Hosts Annual Foster Youth Holiday Party at Six Flags
The Los Angeles County Lake Lifeguards begin the search for potential new lifeguard candidates with the Lake Lifeguard Test Saturday, Dec. 4 at the Castaic Aquatic Center.
Dec. 4: Lake Lifeguard Test Starts at the Castaic Aquatic Center
1887 - Prohibitionist Henry Needham purchases land in Newhall, attempts to establish "dry" colony [story]
H.C. Needham
The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health has received confirmation of its first case of COVID-19 with mutations consistent with the new Omicron variant (B.1.1.529).
Thursday COVID Roundup: First Case of Omicron Detected in L.A. County
Andrew Ghassemi, senior vice president of Spectrum Commercial Real Estate, Inc., is pleased to announce the recent sale of a Class-A office building in Valencia.
Spectrum Real Estate Closes on $3.5M Sale of Valencia Office Building
Metro Los Angeles celebrated the groundbreaking Wednesday for the I-5 North County Enhancements Project, which will improve the operations and safety of the I-5 freeway for motorists in the Santa Clarita Valley.
Interstate 5 Improvement Project Breaks Ground in Santa Clarita
Do you take the easy route with a bag and tissue paper because your wrapping job looks like a crumpled mess?
Learn How to Wrap Gifts Like a Pro Thanks to JCI Santa Clarita
Commercial driver’s licenses, learner’s permits, endorsements and special certificates expiring between March 2020 and February 2022, are automatically extended through Feb. 28, 2022, the California Department of Motor Vehicles announced Thursday.
DMV Extending Commercial Driver’s Licenses, Learner’s Permits
1972 - Five wounded in Vagos biker gang shooting at Curtis & JoAnne Darcy's Acton '49er Saloon [story]
Darcys 49er
We are in the home stretch of the holiday season. I hope you have made plans to safely celebrate with family and friends. I also want to encourage you to keep safety in mind when shopping for that perfect gift for your loved ones.
City Manager’s Monthly Message – December 2021
La Mesa Junior High 8th graders will soon be building water bottle rockets as part of their science program, thanks to funding from California Credit Union through its Fall 2021 Teacher Grant program.
La Mesa Teacher Wins Fall 2021 Teacher Grant
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