header image

[Sign Up Now] to Receive Our FREE Daily SCVTV-SCVNews Digest by E-Mail

Inside
Weather
Santa Clarita CA
Mostly cloudy
Mostly cloudy
71°F
 
Calendar
Today in
S.C.V. History
April 11
1987 - Ramona Chapel and Red Schoolhouse relocated to Heritage Junction [story]
Red Schoolhouse


LOCAL ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT
Residents Invited to City’s Medallion Hunt
Tuesday, Jul 7, 2020

A lone medallion – a sleek, black circle adorned with the city of Santa Clarita logo in gold – lies in hiding, waiting to be found by a lucky person in one of the City’s 35 parks. This summer, residents are invited to embark on a quest to solve riddles, discover clues and be the first to find...

June 6: Parks, Recreation & Community Services Commission Regular Meeting
Tuesday, Jun 4, 2019

The city of Santa Clarita’s Parks, Recreation, and Community Services Commission will hold a regular meeting Thursday, June 6, at 6:00 p.m. Items on the agenda include an overview of 2019 events and the City’s summer programming. The meeting will take place on the 1st Floor in City Hall’s...

July 31-August 6: Santa Clarita Events
Monday, Jul 31, 2017

There are dozens of events in Santa Clarita from July 31 to August 6. Check out this week’s lineup for residents and visitors of all ages. Who needs to go out of town? It’s all happening right here at home. Invite your neighbors over the hill to join us here. Santa Clarita knows how to celebrate...

Santa Clarita Events – Week of July 17-23, 2017
Monday, Jul 17, 2017

There are plenty of events in Santa Clarita this week. Check out the lineup of this week’s events and more fun activities in Santa Clarita for residents and visitors of all ages. Who needs to go out of town? It’s all happening right here at home. Invite your neighbors over the hill to join...

Santa Clarita Events – Week of July 3-9, 2017
Monday, Jul 3, 2017

There are plenty of events in Santa Clarita this week to celebrate Independence Day and fill your week. Check out the lineup of this week’s fun events, plus other fun activities to do in Santa Clarita. Who needs to go out of town? It’s all happening right here at home. Invite your neighbors...

City Hosts Halloween Events Throughout October
Monday, Oct 10, 2016

This October, residents of Santa Clarita do not need to travel far for Halloween fun. Enjoy Germany’s Oktoberfest. Outlive a zombie apocalypse. Cheer on teams of SCUBA divers as they carve pumpkins underwater. Party with the whole family at the Halloween Fiesta. Survive the Sheriff’s Station Haunted...

Sept. 30 – Oct. 2: Comic Con Comes to Santa Clarita
Wednesday, Sep 21, 2016

The first-ever Santa Clarita Valley Comic Con is coming to the LIMS Motion Picture Academy backlot from September 30 to October 2. The three-day event will feature comic book professional signings, a vendor hall, industry guest panels, cosplay contests, karaoke and more. Tickets range from $10 to $79...

Fourth of July Activities in Santa Clarita
Friday, Jul 1, 2016

Santa Clarita residents are invited to celebrate Independence Day with a series of patriotic events taking place throughout Santa Clarita on Monday, July 4, 2016. Starting the celebrations is the annual Independence Day 5K and 10K, presented by the Santa Clarita Runner’s Club. Runners of all fitness...

Small Business Development Center Events for May 24-27
Monday, May 23, 2016

Business Events and Training College of the Canyons SBDC Proudly assisting clients in Santa Clarita Valley, Antelope Valley, the San Fernando Valley and beyond. Essential Steps for Writing a Business Plan College of the Canyons 26455 Rockwell Canyon Rd University Center-Room 222 Santa Clarita, CA 91355...

SCV Chamber of Commerce: Upcoming Events
Monday, Apr 18, 2016

32nd Annual Oak Tree Golf Classic Monday, April 18, 2016 Time: 8:00 am – 5:30 pm Tournament Players Club at Valencia 26550 Heritage View Lane Valencia, CA 91381 Link to Registration SCV Chamber Speaks Toastmasters Club Tuesday, April 19, 2016 Time:...

LOCAL BUSINESS LINKS
FINANCIALS OF LOCAL INTEREST
MARKETS & METALS
CURRENCY CONVERTER

Newest Additions to SCVNews.com
1987 - Ramona Chapel and Red Schoolhouse relocated to Heritage Junction [story]
Red Schoolhouse
1835 - Outlaw and Rocks/Park/High School namesake Tiburcio Vasquez born in Monterey, Calif. [story]
Tiburcio Vasquez
Nearly 100 people gathered in front of the highly anticipated Laemmle 7 in Newhall to officially open the theater to the Santa Clarita Valley community.
Laemmle Officially Opens in Old Town Newhall
The city of Santa Clarita Parks, Recreation and Community Services Commission recently met to receive an update from city staff about the status of the Pioneer Oil Refinery in Newhall.
Parks Commissioners Asked to Advise on Pioneer Oil Refinery’s Future
A judge’s ruling this week dealt a setback to the Tejon Ranch Co.’s proposed 19,000-unit Centennial development project in the upper northwest corner of Los Angeles County.
Judge Halts Centennial Development Project in Tejon Ranch
The California Community College Athletic Trainers Association has named longtime athletic trainer, and current College of the Canyons associate athletic director, Chad Peters its 2021 Athletic Trainer of the Year.
Chad Peters Named CCCATA 2021 Athletic Trainer of the Year
Los Angeles County Public Health on Friday confirmed 48 new deaths and 752 new cases of COVID-19 countywide, with 27,432 total cases in the Santa Clarita Valley.
Friday COVID-19 Roundup: 27,432 Total SCV Cases; County Nears 5 Million Administered Doses
The Santa Clarita City Council Legislative Committee briefly met Thursday morning to recommend that the City Council oppose four pieces of state legislation that would expand the state’s land-use authority.
Council Committee Recommends Opposition to State Land-Use Bills
In an effort to provide kids across the Santa Clarita Valley with a safe place to play and learn over spring break while parents are working, the Boys & Girls Club of SCV holds an annual camp.
Boys & Girls Club Holds Spring Break Camp
In recognition of public safety dispatchers' services, the California Highway Patrol joins other law enforcement agencies to recognize National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week on April 11-17, 2021.
CHP to Honor Public Safety Dispatchers During National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week
Officials in the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department will be hosting a virtual community discussion on child abuse prevention April 20.
L.A. County Sheriffs to Host Child Abuse Prevention Seminar
1937 - Pioneer aviator E.B. Christopher and passenger killed in crash of light plane on Ridge Route near Gorman [story]
wreckage
CBRE announced the sale of a state-of-the-art 24,164 square-foot industrial facility to Tera McHugh and John McHugh, owners of Versatile Systems, Inc.
Valencia Industrial Building Sold to Versatile Systems
As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic and accompanying public health restrictions in place for large events and community gatherings, as well as past participation numbers, the city of Santa Clarita has evaluated several components of the annual Santa Clarita Marathon and is making a necessary change to the event.
City Postpones 2021 Marathon, Event Permanently Moved to February
The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health confirmed Thursday 52 new deaths and 710 new cases of COVID-19, with 27,417 total cases in the Santa Clarita Valley.
Thursday COVID-19 Roundup: L.A. County Hospitalizations Remain Under 600; SCV Cases Total 27,417
Because of the economic downturn brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic, some pet owners may have delayed purchasing their annual pet licenses and are now subject to late penalty fees.
Animal Care & Control Temporarily Waives Pet Licensing Fees
College of the Canyons will welcome José Rivera, award-winning playwright and the first Puerto Rican screenwriter to be nominated for an Oscar, to the School of Visual & Performing Arts’ Virtual Industry Insight Series on Monday, April 12.
COC Virtual Industry Insight Series Welcomes Oscar-Nominated Screenwriter José Rivera
Santa Clarita Artists Association (SCAA) will spotlight contemporary artist Alex Schaeffer in a virtual oil demo on Monday, April 19, from 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
April 19: Virtual Oil Demo by Artist Alex Schaeffer
Spectrum Commercial Real Estate advisors Yair Haimoff, SIOR, Randy Cude, and Matt Sreden represented the seller in the sale of a 23,817-square-foot professional office building in a prime Valencia location.
Avenue Kearny Building Sells for $6 Million
Following stakeholder planning meetings over the course of a year and a public survey period in January, the city of Santa Clarita’s 2021 Local Hazard Mitigation Plan (LHMP) draft update enters the next phase in the approval and adoption process.
Residents Can Now Review Santa Clarita’s 2021 Hazard Mitigation Draft Plan
Cassie Gratton knows how to open a Laemmle theater. The general manager of the Newhall Laemmle, which will open its doors with a ribbon-cutting this Friday, also helped to open Laemmle’s Glendale and Claremont locations.
After Several Delays, Laemmle Newhall Opens Friday
The California Department of Transportation announced that new High Occupancy Vehicle (HOV, or carpool) lanes are open to motorists on Northbound and Southbound Interstate 5 between the Ventura Freeway (State Route 134) interchange in Los Angeles and Magnolia Boulevard in Burbank.
CalTrans Announces Opening of New I-5 Carpool Lanes
1874 - Work completed at Lyon's Station (now Eternal Valley) on first version of Pioneer Oil Refinery [story]
Pioneer Oil Refinery