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Bike to Work on May 19
Monday, May 2, 2016

The city of Santa Clarita is still accepting registration for the 13th Annual Bike to Work Day Challenge on Thursday, May 19. The Bike to Work Day Challenge is a friendly competition encouraging Santa Clarita businesses to rally their employees to bike to work on May 19, 2016. Businesses with the highest...

Cowboy Fest to Feature Dozens of Performances
Monday, Jan 4, 2016

The 2016 Santa Clarita Cowboy Festival tickets go on sale today. Click the link to see a list of what attendees can expect this April.   Cowboy Festival at William S. Hart Park Event Area General Admission: * Single Day, Adult – $10 * Single Day, Child (ages 3-12) – $7 * Children under 3 –...

City of Santa Clarita to Start off New Year with a Chill
Monday, Dec 21, 2015

The City of Santa Clarita invites community members to welcome the New Year at the annual Arctic Chill Polar Bear Swim at 9 a.m. on Friday, Jan. 1, 2016. Photo: Tom Cruze for City of Santa Clarita The event will be held at the Santa Clarita Aquatic Center Waterslide Pool, located at 20850 Centre Pointe...

Runners Invited to 5K/10K Through Thrill Capital of World
Wednesday, Dec 16, 2015

On Saturday, Dec. 19 Six Flags Magic Mountain will join up with HandsOn Santa Clarita for their 3rd Annual Holiday 5k/10k. Bring your friends, bring your family, and run through “the thrill capital of the world” decorated for the holidays. It’s the perfect time to get in the holiday giving spirit...

Thousands Run in 20th Annual Santa Clarita Marathon
Sunday, Nov 8, 2015

[KHTS] – Thousands of runners from all over the Santa Clarita Valley gave it their all on Sunday morning at the 2015 Santa Clarita Marathon. Starting between the Hyatt Valencia and Westfield Valencia Town Center, the marathon, half marathon and 5K races began at 7 a.m. with the Mayor’s Walk at...

Oct. 30: PAC to Present World-Famous Golden Dragon Acrobats
Friday, Oct 23, 2015

The awe-inspiring Golden Dragon Acrobats are sure to leave audiences spellbound when the legendary Chinese touring company stops by the Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center for a pre-Halloween performance on Friday, Oct. 30. With an award-winning mixture of amazing acrobatics, traditional dance, theatrical...

Spooktacular Robots Come Alive at Town Center
Wednesday, Oct 21, 2015

The City of Santa Clarita, along with The ARTree, will host a Spooktacular Bot Making activity from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Halloween, Saturday, October 31 next to the “Robots” exhibit at the Town Center Art Space, located at 24201 West Valencia Boulevard. “Robots” is a collection of fabricated steel...

SCV NewsBreak for Friday, May 22, 2015
Friday, May 22, 2015

Santa Clarita Valley deputies are seeking the owner of some missing cash. A new way of fighting crime has come to Santa Clarita. Hyatt of Valencia held the 7th annual State of the County Luncheon on Friday morning. Tempers flared at a Saugus Union School District board meeting earlier this week after...

SCV NewsBreak for Thursday, May 7, 2015
Thursday, May 7, 2015

The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department has released the name of a man wanted in connection with Wednesday nights fatal shooting. The High Speed Rail Authority is holding an open house on June 1 for Santa Clarita residents. Palmdale officials have agreed to pay millions and withdraw their appeal...

SCV NewsBreak for Thursday, April 30, 2015
Thursday, Apr 30, 2015

Lawmakers passed a bill in favor of providing free preschool for every low-income 4-year-old in California. The Santa Clara County courts have yet to release the findings in the parole revocation hearing for serial rapist, Christopher Hubbart. Palmdale Detectives are asking the community to keep an eye...

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1969 - Board of Trustees selects "College of the Canyons" name [story]
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The city of Santa Clarita Planning Commission is scheduled to conduct a public hearing Tuesday to further deliberate on the Sand Canyon Resort development.
Sand Canyon Resort Development Returns to Planning Commission
The CIF Southern Section and KAP7 International, Inc. announced a five-year partnership extension for KAP7 to be the official boys and girls water polo ball for all championship events.
KAP7, CIF-SS Announce Extension of Five-Year Ball Partnership
Gov. Gavin Newsom unveiled a plan that would spend about $1.5 billion of the state’s $75.7 billion surplus in grants of up to $25,000 to support small businesses, according to state officials this week.
Chamber Urges SCV to Support Newsom’s Aid to Small Businesses
On Friday, Los Angeles County Public Health officials confirmed 17 new deaths and 583 new cases of COVID-19 countywide, with 27,842 total cases in the Santa Clarita Valley.
Friday COVID-19 Roundup: Studies Show Vaccine Appears to Be Effective Against Variants; 27,842 Total SCV Cases
Fourteen-year-old Andrew Jenofsky was the first in line to get his shot at Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital Thursday morning, as adolescents ages 12-15 were given the go-ahead to get Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine.
14-Year-Old First to Receive Pfizer Vaccine at Henry Mayo
Support for Israel was written across the signs and faces of approximately 100 demonstrators during a rally held on City Hall’s steps Thursday evening.
Approximately 100 SCV Residents Gather to Support Israel
The city of Santa Clarita received approximately 850 applications for its rental assistance program ahead of the program’s April 30 application deadline.
City Receives More Than 800 Rental Assistance Applications
Saddleback Butte State Park announced it is urgently searching for volunteers to become camp hosts beginning June 1.
Camp Hosts Needed at Saddleback Butte State Park, New Updates Announced for Mojave Area State Parks
Los Angeles County Public Health officials said it will review the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's newly released guidance for fully vaccinated residents in order to make adjustments to the current County and state guidelines.
LA County to Review CDC’s Masking Guidelines for Fully Vaccinated People
The city of Santa Clarita released an updated schedule for the Concerts in the Park series set to take place in July and August.
City Releases Updated Schedule for Concerts in the Park
1874 - Outlaw Tiburcio Vasquez captured in Hollywood Hills [story]
Tiburcio Vasquez
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released guidance Thursday indicating that people who are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 can safely resume activities that were done prior to the pandemic.
Thursday COVID-19 Roundup: CDC Loosens Mask Restrictions for Fully Vaccinated People; SCV Cases Total 27,825
A total of 277 single-family homes changed owners during April in the Santa Clarita Valley as the as the tight inventory rose to its highest level in five months, though remained well below year-ago totals, the Southland Regional Association of Realtors reported Thursday.
SCV Median Home Price $795,000 Hits Record
After making numerous requests for correction for failure by the County Board of Supervisors to abide by various sections of the Brown Act, the Santa Clarita Organization for Planning and the Environment was left with no option than to file a formal legal complaint.
SCOPE Files Legal Complaint Over L.A. County’s Failure to Abide by Brown Act
The case against a prominent Santa Clarita Valley Realtor who had been accused of a sexual assault stemming from a Las Vegas real estate conference last summer was dismissed, a court clerk confirmed Thursday.
Las Vegas Sexual Assault Case Against SCV Realtor Dismissed, L.A. County Case “Still Active”
Tommy's Boats - a national boat dealership brand with locations in Florida, Arizona, Nevada, Colorado, and Michigan - announced a new location opening soon in Castaic.
May 19, May 20: Tommy’s Boats Grill & Chill Hiring Event
Foothill League coaches announced their choice for Player of the Year and their All-League teams recently.
Saugus High QB Named Foothill League Player of the Year
California Credit Union has awarded 10 scholarships of $1,000 each to college-bound students in Los Angeles and Orange Counties in its annual College Scholarship Program.
Valencia High Student Awarded California Credit Union Scholarship
Santa Clarita Mayor Bill Miranda responded Tuesday to criticisms of the city of Santa Clarita Human Relations Roundtable, which was formed as a result of last summer’s protests about issues involving race relations.
Mayor Taking Human Relations Roundtable Criticisms “Very Seriously”
1825 - Town founder Henry Mayo Newhall born in Saugus, Mass. [read/watch]
Henry M. Newhall
Six days a week, Santa Clarita Grocery opens its warehouse to people in need.
Local Shop Donates Leftover Bagels To Help Families
As part of the $100 billion California Comeback Plan, Governor Gavin Newsom announced a $20 billion to transform California public schools into gateways of equity and opportunity.
Newsom Announces $20 Billion Investment to Public Schools
The LA County Development Authority have extended the deadline to register for elderly family housing sites from June to the end of the year. 
LACDA Extends Registration For Elderly Family Public Housing Sites, Including Valencia