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1890 - 18-day murder trial of Castaic's W.C. Chormicle and W.A. Gardner ends in acquittal [story]
William Chormicle


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Volunteers Make Care Packages For SCV Nonprofit
Saturday, Nov 28, 2015

[KHTS] – Prayer Angels for the Military and the Valencia Library hosted a care package creation event, to send much needed supplies to people in service overseas. The event brought dozens of people together to create cards and special packages to help give “prayers” and well wishes to our...

Prayer Angels Plan Pair of Events to Support Troops
Friday, Nov 13, 2015

Prayer Angels for the Military will be hosting two different events for the holidays to give support to the Santa Clarita Valley’s members of the armed services, past and present. The first event is a care package drive for troops held at the Old Town Newhall Library on Nov. 21 from 9 a.m. to 2...

Feb. 7, 14: Kids Can Make Valentines for Troops, 1st Responders
Thursday, Feb 5, 2015

File photo: KHTS Local kids and their families can participate in a free Valentine’s Day event with the 11th Annual Hearts for Heroes program, hosted by Prayer Angels for the Military, at all three of the Santa Clarita Public Library branches. The events will occur from noon to 2 p.m. on Feb. 7 at...

Dec. 6: Military Honor Christmas Tree Lighting in Newhall
Tuesday, Dec 2, 2014

The community is invited to share the spirit of the holidays and to honor our military heroes with a heartwarming ceremony, spectacular musical performances and the lighting of the Military Honor Christmas Tree on Saturday, Dec. 6, at 6 p.m. at Veterans Historical Plaza in Newhall. Hot cocoa, coffee...

Angels Praying for Help with Care Packages for Troops
Monday, Sep 1, 2014

[KHTS] – Prayer Angels for the Military are asking for help from Santa Clarita Valley residents to prepare care packages for deployed U.S. troops. The group is planning to meet Sept. 13, from noon to 2 p.m. at the Newhall Library to fill boxes. “We still have local deployed troops and some...

SCV NewsBreak for Tuesday, January 28, 2014
Tuesday, Jan 28, 2014

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors appointed an Orange County undersheriff John Scott as interim LA County Sheriff Tuesday afternoon. Scott will serve as a temporary replacement for Sheriff Lee Baca until the end of the year. Castaic Elementary parents and students organized the second fundraiser...

Hearts for Heroes: Make Valentines for the Troops
Monday, Jan 27, 2014

File photo: KHTS Prayer Angels for the Millitary is inviting the community to make Valentines for our first responders and fill care packages for our troops on Feb. 9 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the Old Town Newhall Library. Come meet and thank local firefighters, law enforcement and military. Kids prizes...

SCV NewsBreak for Monday, November 18, 2013
Monday, Nov 18, 2013

In this episode: The Santa Clarita Valley International Program has joined local efforts to help the victims of a Typhoon that destroyed much of the Philippines; The Saugus Union School District’s governing board will be discussing the possibility of a bond measure next year; Santa Clarita has...

Dec. 7: Tree Lighting at Newhall Veterans Plaza
Saturday, Nov 16, 2013

PHOTO GALLERY – SETUP 12/6/2013   The public is invited to attend a heartwarming ceremony at the Veterans Historical Plaza in Newhall to celebrate the nation’s military service members, past and present. Prayer Angels for the Military is hosting Santa Clarita’s 8th annual Military Honor...

Items Needed Now for Military Care Packages

Operation Thank Our Troops Help SCV-based Prayer Angels for the Military to send care packages to U.S. troops in Afghanistan.   Needed: Granola bars, beef jerky, white and black cotton sport socks, canned ravioli with   pop tops, three-blade razors, international phone cards (AT&T only), AA/AAA...

LATEST TWEETS
Newest Additions to SCVNews.com
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
First responders, family and friends gathered Thursday to celebrate the life and service of firefighter Tory Carlon, who was shot and killed at Fire Station 81 in Agua Dulce June 1.
‘Your Legacy Will Live On’: Community Vigil Honors Firefighter Tory Carlon
1890 - 18-day murder trial of Castaic's W.C. Chormicle and W.A. Gardner ends in acquittal [story]
William Chormicle
The city of Santa Clarita’s tourism advisory board held its quarterly meeting Tuesday to hear updates on the city’s tourism advertising, special events and other economic development updates. 
City Tourism Board Hears Recent Economic Development Efforts
L.A. County Public Health confirmed today five new deaths and 226 new cases of COVID-19 countywide, with 28,068 total cases in the Santa Clarita Valley.
Wednesday COVID-19 Roundup: LA County Updates Travel Guidelines; 28,068 Total SCV Cases
In a combination of extreme heat, low humidity, and record draught conditions Angeles National Forest fire danger level is being raised to "Very High" effective July 16. 
Angeles Forest Fire Danger Raised To Very High
As summer temps are rising The Cube, Ice and Entertainment Center is opening public skating sessions. 
The Cube Opens Public Ice Skating Sessions
The first annual "Cars Under the Stars" is coming to The Westfield Town Center for the benefit of the WiSh foundation. 
“Cars Under The Stars” Debuts In July
College of the Canyons will be the only community college in the state to offer a Low Observable, stealth, coatings application program, this fall.
College Of The Canyons: First In State To Launch Low Observable Training Program
Santa Clarita city officials announced Railroad Avenue will be getting the rehab treatment starting next week.
City to Refurbish Railroad Avenue
Governor Gavin Newsom visited Six Flags Magic Mountain Wednesday to celebrate the state’s reopening.
Newsom Visits Magic Mountain As State Reopens
Firefighters returned to the scene of an earlier balcony fire at a Newhall apartment complex Tuesday night after the fire reignited. 
Firefighters Put Out Second Fire at Newhall Apartment Complex
A man who was arrested in connection with an alleged road rage incident that ended with deputies using their tasers has reportedly been arrested five times since March 2020.
Suspect Connected to Road-Rage Investigation Arrested Five Times Since Last March
Homicide Investigators are continuing their investigation of the circumstance surrounding an unknown cause of death in Canyon Country, officials said Wednesday. 
LASD Update Info Regarding Body Found Near Camp Plenty Tuesday
A handful of celebrities, social media influencers and now hundreds of local business owners and community members have joined in to raise hundreds of thousands of dollars to save a Santa Clarita boy’s life.
To Save A Boy’s Life, Celebrities And Community Come Together