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Former Mustang Lawrence Russell Inks Deal to Play Professional Ball in Canada
Saturday, May 23, 2020

By: Mason Nesbitt, Sports Information Director Lawrence Russell was already running when he received the ball with 4.8 seconds remaining in the first round of the 2018 NAIA national tournament. The Master’s University men’s basketball team trailed by two points as Russell rushed the length...

Mustangs Basketball 2019-2020 Preview
Thursday, Oct 24, 2019

By: Mason Nesbitt, Sports Information Director The Master’s University men’s basketball team knows the question is inevitable. The Mustangs aren’t running from it. After consecutive first-round exits from the NAIA national tournament, one as the No. 1 overall seed, players say they...

No. 2 Mustangs Banking on Experience at NAIA Tournament
Thursday, Mar 21, 2019

By: Mason Nesbitt, Sports Information Director KANSAS CITY, Missouri — As The Master’s University men’s basketball team interacted with elementary students inside Municipal Auditorium on Wednesday, one child asked an assistant coach to take a selfie. “The whole world’s going...

Men’s Hoops: TMU Holds No. 1 Spot with Victory Over Life Pacific
Friday, Feb 22, 2019

Game Recap By Mason Nesbitt, TMU Sports Information Director SAN DIMAS — Brock Gardner laid the ball in through contact and flexed both biceps as he stood under the basket. Hansel Atencia stole a pass, jetted downcourt and dropped it off for Tim Soares, who rose for a one-handed slam. The Master’s...

Women’s Hoops: Stellar 4th Q Drives TMU to Win Over AZ Christian
Friday, Jan 25, 2019

Game Recap By Don Gilmore, TMU Assistant SID Nearly eight weeks ago, Arizona Christian handed The Master’s University its first loss in GSAC play. Fifty-four days later, it was still the Mustangs’ only conference defeat and they made sure there would not be a repeat in the rematch between...

No. 1 TMU Ready for Thursday Match with No. 2 LSU Alexandria
Wednesday, Oct 31, 2018

By Mason Nesbitt, TMU Sports Information Director The NAIA Division 1 Preseason Coaches’ Poll is hypothetical by nature. “We are humbled with the honor,” said LSU Alexandria head coach Larry Cordaro after his team was picked No. 2 for the second straight season. “However, we realize...

TMU Heads into NAIA Tourney as No. 1 Seed
Thursday, Mar 8, 2018

By Mason Nesbitt, Sports Information Director Wednesday wasn’t about if or where. For The Master’s University men’s basketball team, it was all about the who and the when. And the Mustangs didn’t have to watch the NAIA’s bracket reveal show for long to learn they’d...

Freshmen Making Mark on Mustang Men’s, Women’s Hoops
Friday, Jan 12, 2018

By Mason Nesbitt, Sports Information Director For Mustang hoops, it’s been in with the new, and outrageous with the old. As The Master’s University senior Lawrence Russell scored a career-high 32 points in a win over William Jessup men’s basketball Saturday, freshman Hodges Bailey knocked...

No. 5 Mustangs Top No. 23 Firestorm in 16th Straight Win

By Mason Nesbitt, Sports Information Director When The Master’s University arrived in Phoenix on Thursday, its defensive intensity wasn’t waiting at baggage claim. In fact, it was a no-show until halftime at Arizona Christian University, where the No. 5 Mustangs stormed into the final 20...

Mustangs Overcome Deficits to Best Grand View of Iowa
Tuesday, Dec 19, 2017

Mostly dominating from start to finish in 10 of its first 11 games, The Master’s University men’s basketball team hasn’t had to rally from too many deficits in the first two months of the 2017-18 season. The Mustangs had to on Monday evening, and they did it in dramatic fashion with...

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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
The William S. Hart Union High School District will hold a special (virtual) meeting on Wednesday, June 03, at 8:00 a.m.
June 3: Hart District Special (Virtual) Meeting
The Summer 2020 edition of Seasons magazine, the city of Santa Clarita’s quarterly recreation publication, is now online.
Seasons Summer 2020 Edition Now Online
Smart phone cameras are invaluable in documenting truth and facts, in case they might be disputed in the future. All of us, including police or looters, should be aware you might be captured on someone’s phone committing a crime.
You’re On Candid Camera | Doctor’s Diary with Dr. Gene Dorio
Westfield Valencia Town Center officials said Tuesday they’re moving back the mall’s reopening as a precaution due to protests throughout Los Angeles County following the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis.
Westfield Taking Precautions Amid Protests; Pushes Back Reopening
Los Angeles County has extended a curfew that will run Tuesday, June 2, at 6:00 p.m. through Wednesday, June 3 at 6:00 a.m.
L.A. County Extends Curfew
The Los Angeles County Development Authority (LACDA) has released a draft of its Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy (CEDS) for Los Angeles County.
County Seeking Public Comments on Draft Economic Development Strategy
The Valley Industry Association (VIA) is launching Breakfast Club, a member-exclusive program designed to provide a business coaching experience to working professionals delivered by industry experts and professional speakers on a wide range of topics.
VIA Launching Breakfast Club
The Los Angeles County Health Officer has issued a Heat Alert as temperatures topping 100 degrees Fahrenheit are forecasted for the Santa Clarita Valley through Wednesday.
Heat Alert Issued for SCV Through Wednesday