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1968 - Saugus resident Elizabeth Evans struck by bullet meant for Sen. Robert F. Kennedy [story]
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Canyon Country Man Officially a Missing Person
Monday, Feb 22, 2016

Detectives from the Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department are seeking the public’s assistance in locating a missing man from Canyon Country. Canyon Country resident Craig Wilson, age 64, last contacted his family on February 9, 2016. His family has not heard from him since, and they have been...

Can You Identify This Person?
Thursday, Feb 11, 2016

[Providence Holy Cross Medical Center] – Providence Holy Cross Medical Center is seeking help in identifying a male patient, race/ethnicity unknown, but believed to be in his early 70s. He is 5 feet, 8 inches and weighs 170 pounds. He was first believed to be missing two or three years ago. If...

Public’s Help Needed to Find Missing Man
Thursday, Jan 7, 2016

The Los Angeles Police Department is seeking the public’s help in locating a 91-year-old man who suffers from Alzheimer’s disease and is in need of medical care. Apolonio Gomez was last seen on Jan. 6 around 6 p.m. in the 5500 block of Marmion Way in the city of Los Angeles. He was driving a silver...

Deputies Find Body in Rowher Flats
Saturday, Dec 26, 2015

Update: A body was found in Rowher Flats Saturday evening, according to Shirley Miller, Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station public information officer. The identification of the body has not yet been confirmed. Miller said the body was found at about 4:30 p.m. with the help of a search and...

Help Wanted: To Find Missing Person
Saturday, Aug 22, 2015

Detectives from the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department are seeking the public’s assistance in locating a missing person. The missing person, Phillip Michael Griffin, MW/23, was last seen leaving his residence in Canyon Country on Wednesday, August 19, 2015. He recently visited the Buddhist Temple...

FOUND: Canyon Student, 17, Turns Up in Saugus
Monday, Sep 8, 2014

[KHTS] – A Canyon High student reported missing Sunday was found Monday afternoon in Saugus, officials have confirmed. Anthony Lau was found uninjured Monday around 5 p.m. near the Petco on Bouquet Canyon Road, according to Sheriff’s Station officials. Lau, 17, was reported missing Sunday...

UPDATE: Missing Canyon Country Woman Found
Monday, Jan 13, 2014

Updated 9:34 pm: A Canyon Country woman reported missing by Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department officials was found out of state Monday around 8:30 p.m., according to Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s officials. Detectives had asked for the public’s assistance Monday in locating a missing...

Castaic Girl, 2, Reported Missing
Thursday, Jan 9, 2014

Shae Rebel, 2 [KHTS] – A Castaic family is trying to find their 2-year-old daughter, who may be with her father, according to information from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children. The child’s name is Shae Rebel, toddler from Castaic, who was reported missing Nov. 21, according...

Search Continues for Missing 19-Year-Old
Tuesday, Sep 3, 2013

Photos: LASD Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Deputies deputies and several other policing agencies are working together in an effort to find Bryce Laspisa, a 19-year old white male. The public is asked to contact LASD Missing Persons detectives at (323) 890-5500 if you have seen Bryce Laspisa. At...

SUV Found Overturned in Castaic; Teen Driver Missing
Monday, Sep 2, 2013

Bryce Laspisa Bryce Laspisa is a college student who was driving home from school on Friday. His 2003 Toyota Highlander was found overturned on the Castaic Lake Main Boat Launch access road early Friday morning. “The last time I spoke to him was 2am Friday morning,” Karen David Laspisa, Bryce’s...

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1968 - Saugus resident Elizabeth Evans struck by bullet meant for Sen. Robert F. Kennedy [story]
Elizabeth Evans
William S. Hart Union High School District sent an email to parents regarding a social media post by a former Saugus High School volunteer football coach, in which "target practice" was mentioned in reference to the Santa Clarita protest Thursday.
Hart District Disavows Ties to Former Coach
The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health confirmed Thursday 1,469 new cases of COVID-19 and 44 new deaths due to the virus countywide, and a total of 1,874 cases reported in the Santa Clarita Valley since the pandemic began, 117 more than reported Wednesday.
Thursday COVID-19 Roundup: 119,807 Statewide, 1,874 SCV Cases
In light of the peaceful protests we have seen today in our City, and in consultation with the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, the City of Santa Clarita is rescinding the curfew for this evening. There will be no curfew tonight in #SantaClarita.
Update: City Rescinds Curfew
After several hundred protesters gathered for what had been a peaceful afternoon demonstration Thursday, law enforcement officials cleared a corner at Valencia Boulevard and McBean Parkway in response to a report of a possible safety hazard.
Hundreds of Protestors Gather in SCV; ‘Suspicious Package’ Investigated
As a youngster, “I had a dream” we would all have the same opportunity and be treated equality. A lot of work is still needed to make this dream a reality.
Violating Curfew | Doctor’s Diary with Dr. Gene Dorio
As rumored protests are planned for the Santa Clarita Valley Thursday, Los Angeles County’s COVID-19 testing site at College of the Canyons has been closed for the day.
COC COVID-19 Testing Site Closed Thursday
The pursuit of a suspected reckless driver in Canyon Country stopped abruptly when the suspect slammed into another car, then fled the scene, leading deputies on a foot pursuit on Highway 14.
Pursuit With Reckless Driver Sends One to Hospital
In an emergency meeting at City Hall Wednesday afternoon, the Santa Clarita City Council unanimously adopted a resolution declaring a local emergency amid civil unrest in the Southern California region and set a 6 p.m. to 6 a.m. curfew for the city Thursday night.
City Council Declares Emergency, Sets 6 p.m. Curfew Thursday (Video)
Every day, Lianne McMahon is reminded of how proud her dad was of her when she looks at a handwritten note from him that she keeps framed in her room.
COC Nursing Student Overcomes Setbacks to Reach Graduation
The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health confirmed Wednesday 1,155 new cases of COVID-19 and 46 new deaths due to the virus countywide, as Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital reported its 11th COVID-19 fatality.
Wednesday COVID-19 Roundup: Another SCV Death, 76 New SCV Cases
The city of Santa Clarita and the city's Art Commission are recognizing the recent milestone of 2020 graduates in a virtual “Graduation Cap Showcase,” with a deadline for entries extended to Monday, June 8.
June 8: Deadline to Enter Cap in City’s Graduation Cap Showcase
The Hart High School Class of 2020 graduated Tuesday in two special ceremonies for Hart seniors: a drive-thru graduation in the morning and a follow-up virtual ceremony in the evening.
Hart Seniors Graduate in Drive-thru, Virtual Ceremonies
Los Angeles County officials have set a Wednesday curfew to be in effect countywide from 9 p.m. through Thursday at 5 a.m.
L.A. County Sets Wednesday Curfew at 9 p.m.
California Governor Gavin Newsom issued a proclamation Wednesday declaring a statewide General Election on Tuesday, November 3, 2020, and signed an executive order to ensure that Californians can exercise their right to vote in a safe, secure and accessible manner during the upcoming election.
Newsom Declares General Election, Orders Voting by Mail or In Person
Black church leaders in Los Angeles marched to LAPD headquarters Tuesday in a sign of unity with the community after several days of unrest across the nation and a day after peaceful protesters and clergy members were tear-gassed outside the White House.
Church Leaders Rally L.A. Crowd in Protest of Police Violence
Those who divide, threaten, insult and incite hate and animosity lack skill in leadership. When we work united as a team, we flourish. Divided, we fall.
Together As One | Doctor’s Diary with Dr. Gene Dorio
Due to extension of the closure of cruise ports in regions around the world and other factors impacting international travel, Princess Cruises is extending its cruise operations pause
Princess Cruises Extends Operations ‘Pause’ into Fall 2020
After serving the Santa Clarita Valley for 23 years as a Board member for the Newhall County Water District, Castaic Lake Water Agency and SCV Water, Tom Campbell resigned his position, effective May 27.
Campbell Exits SCV Water Board of Directors
Christo Vladimirov Javacheff, known for his environmental art pieces such as “The Umbrellas Japan-USA” installation in the Tejon Pass, died Sunday.
Christo, Artist Behind Umbrellas Project in Tejon Pass, Dies at 84
Desperate to patch a COVID-19-sized budget hole, the California Legislature is warming to the once-taboo subject of sports betting and has begun handicapping its potential tax windfall.
California Moves Closer to Legalizing Sports Betting
1855 - Ship leaves New York harbor bound for Tunis to acquire animals for the United States Camel Corps [story]
Camel Corps
The Valley Industry Association (VIA) will host a virtual State of the State presentation Tuesday, July 7, from 11:30 p.m. - 1:00 p.m., via Zoom.
July 7: VIA’s Virtual State of the State
The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health confirmed Tuesday 1,202 new cases of COVID-19 and 60 new deaths due to the virus countywide, and a total of 1,681 cases reported in the Santa Clarita Valley since the pandemic began, 79 more than reported Monday.
Tuesday COVID-19 Roundup: 115,310 Cases Statewide, 1,681 SCV Cases