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2 Charged in Murder of Man Found in Shallow Grave
Thursday, Feb 14, 2013

Two men have been charged with the murder of Nicholas Carter, which occurred Jan. 7, 2013. Erik Thomas Pearson, a 21-year old resident of Burbank, and 26-year old Donald Thurman of Burbank, were arraigned today at Los Angeles Superior Court, Pasadena, in Department D. They were both charged with one...

Further Search Yields Human Remains in Shallow Grave
Saturday, Jan 19, 2013

LASD Update, 6:58 p.m.: Sheriff’s Homicide detectives are continuing their investigation regarding the discovery of human remains found today, Saturday, January 19, 2013, in the area of Big Tujunga Canyon Road, mile marker 2.72, Angeles National Forest. Detectives confirmed that human remains...

Jan. 19: Alarid Service, Followed by Benefit
Tuesday, Jan 15, 2013

A benefit concert organized by the friends of Sarah Alarid will be held Saturday, Jan. 19, from 5 p.m. to 11 p.m. at 15408 Sierra Highway in Canyon Country to continue raising funds for Alarid’s memorial service. Alarid’s memorial service will also be held Jan. 19 at Real life Church in Valencia...

Alarid Death Ruled Accidental; Fundraiser Today, Funeral in Planning
Monday, Jan 14, 2013

Sarah Alarid Five days after Search and Rescue recovered Sarah Alarid’s body from Angeles National Forest near Sand Canyon Road, the coroner has determined the cause of death to be accidental multiple blunt force injuries. Sarah’s disappearance on New Year’s Day sparked a community-wide search...

SCV NewsBreak for Thursday, January 10, 2013
Thursday, Jan 10, 2013

In this episode: A remembrance for Sarah Alarid drew hundreds to Todd Longshore Park Wednesday night; Michael Downs, 20, of Newhall accepted a plea deal Thursday that will land him in jail for about 13 more years. Also: Intertex Properties closed escrow monday on the purchase Gateway Promenade, the retail...

Hundreds Attend Candlelight Vigil For Sarah Alarid (Video)

Hundreds turned out Wednesday to an impromptu candlelight vigil for Sarah Alarid at Todd Longshore Park in Canyon Country. Alarid’s body was found by a Sheriff’s Department’s helicopter Wednesday more than 350 feet down a ravine near mile marker 7.98 of Sand Canyon Road in the Angeles National...

SCV NewsBreak for Wednesday, January 9, 2013
Wednesday, Jan 9, 2013

In this episode: The body and car of Sarah Alarid, 19, was found in a steep ravine Wednesday morning; Detectives found no human remains in a shallow grave in the Angeles National Forest; Deputies arrest a residential burglary suspect. Also: City council members rejected TimBen Boydston’s attempt to...

Body in Car ID’d as Missing SCV Woman (Video)

Updated 2:45 p.m. The body found has been identified as Sarah Alarid, said Lt. Dave Dolson of the Sheriff’s Department’s Homicide Bureau.  Sarah Alarid’s body was found near her vehicle, which was located by the Sheriff’s Department’s aero bureau at around 9:15 a.m. “It...

SCV NewsBreak for Tuesday, January 8, 2013
Tuesday, Jan 8, 2013

In this episode: Detectives with the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department are still asking for the public’s help in finding Canyon Country woman Sarah Alarid; A pedestrian who was hit by Dodge Ram in Saugus died Tuesday morning. Also: Overcrowded prisons have been declared a thing of the past...

Update: Deputies Search for Missing Santa Clarita Woman
Friday, Jan 4, 2013

UPDATE Jan. 5: Sheriff’s Homicide Detectives are continuing their investigation of missing teen, Sarah Katlyn Alarid, of Santa Clarita, who was last seen when she left a friend’s home in the early morning hours of January 1, 2013. Detectives have searched several locations with the assistance...

LATEST TWEETS
Newest Additions to SCVNews.com
The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health confirmed Wednesday 31 new deaths and 1,265 new cases of COVID-19 countywide, with a total of 5,892 cases in the SCV.
Wednesday COVID-19 Roundup: Progress in Key Indicators Countywide; 5,892 Total SCV Cases
One person died Wednesday in Castaic after a vehicle fell off the southbound side of Interstate 5, plunging 400 feet down below.
Motorist Killed After Car Plunges 400 Feet Off Interstate 5
L.A. County Parks invites all girls ages 11-18 to join us for the 5th annual iMatter: Girls Empowerment Conference, an annual tradition that encourages girls to turn up the volume on their own voices and believe in a life of possibilities by building their confidence, exploring pathways to college, and expanding their career goals.
Registration Now Open for L.A. County’s Girls Empowerment Virtual Conference
Begin your journey towards completing the Run Santa Clarita virtual race series, compete against your friends and family on Bingo Night and celebrate the start of ARTober as the city of Santa Clarita stages new online and virtual events in October.
City Staging New Virtual October Events
Yair Haimoff, SIOR, Andrew Ghassemi and Matt Sreden, commercial real estate brokers with Spectrum Commercial Real Estate, Inc., are pleased to have represented the seller and buyer in the off-market sale of Valencia Atrium, an institutional quality Class-A, three-story, office building located in Valencia.
Santa Clarita-Based Spectrum Real Estate Closes $15M Valencia Atrium Sale
SACRAMENTO, (CN) — Rekindling the state’s fight against climate change after a spate of monumental wildfires have left Californians breathing ash and smoke for weeks, Gov. Gavin Newsom on Wednesday outlawed the sale of new gas and diesel cars starting in 2035.
California Banning New Gas, Diesel Vehicle Sales by 2035
Now is the time to get involved in the first-ever virtual Soup for the Soul, coming up on Saturday, Dec. 5, at 6:30 p.m. and Help our Neighbors Build a Bridge to Home this Holiday Season.
Annual Soup for the Soul Fundraiser to Kick-Off Virtually
Santa Clarita is officially looking into creating and operating its own public health department, but not all City Council members agreed.
City Green-Lights Process to Research Local Public Health Department
The California State University (CSU) Board of Trustees has appointed Joseph I. Castro, Ph.D., to serve as the eighth chancellor of the California State University.
CSU Appoints Joseph I. Castro to Lead Nation’s Largest Public University
Investigators from the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department Missing Persons Unit are asking for the public’s help locating at-risk missing person Omar Conejo Fernandez.
Investigators Seek Help Locating At-Risk Missing Person Last Seen in Valencia
Dreams really did come true for Valencia High School alum Jared Oliva, who made it to the big leagues as a Pittsburgh Pirate this week.
Dream Comes True for Valencia Grad Jared Oliva
Medical examiners with the Los Angeles County Coroner’s Office identified Allen Gaitan, a 41-year-old from Palmdale, as the man who died in a solo-vehicle traffic collision Sunday night.
Medical Examiners Identify Man Killed in Solo-Vehicle Acton Crash
1948 - Agua Dulce Women's Club organized [timeline]
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The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health confirmed Tuesday 40 new deaths, including a new death in the city of Santa Clarita, and 810 new cases of COVID-19 countywide, with a total of 5,847 cases in the SCV.
Tuesday COVID-19 Roundup: 58th SCV Resident Dies; Local Cases Total 5,847
The Los Angeles County Department of Parks and Recreation is looking for highly talented independent instructors to bring valuable expertise to the community and provide an opportunity for others to learn new skills, stay active and healthy, and have a great time.
L.A. County Parks Seeking Instructors for Winter Programs
Air quality in the Santa Clarita Valley will be unhealthy for sensitive groups/individuals Wednesday, Sept. 23, according to the South Coast Air Quality Management District (AQMD) forecast.
SCV Air Quality Unhealthy Wednesday for Sensitive Groups, Individuals
The Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce is partnering with One True North, a leadership and business coaching solutions practice in Valencia, to offer GrowthCLUB virtual workshop to the business community, with the first series beginning Friday, Sept. 25 at 8:00 a.m.
Sept. 25: GrowthCLUB Business Planning Virtual Workshop
The Los Angeles County Department of Animal Care and Control (DACC) continues to provide safe sheltering for animals as a result of the recent Bobcat Fire.
Animal Care & Control Continues to Shelter Animals Affected by Bobcat Fire
The Governing Board of the William S. Hart Union High School District will hold a virtual special meeting Wednesday, Sept. 23, at 8:00 a.m.
Sept. 23: Hart District Virtual Special Meeting
The Santa Clarita City Council invites community members to come together for a virtual Veterans Day Ceremony to honor local veterans, currently-serving military members and their families at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 11.
Nov. 11: Santa Clarita Online Veteran’s Day Ceremony
Santa Clarita City Council members are expected to approve funding for the Santa Clarita Valley senior center, as well as The MAIN, during Tuesday’s meeting.
City Expected to Approve Funding for SCV Senior Center, The MAIN
Erika Kauzlarich-Bird, former Southland Regional Association of Realtors president and lifelong Santa Clarita resident, joined Compass, an innovative real estate brokerage, this summer to help SCV families find their next dream home.
Lifelong SCV Resident, Longtime Realtor Erika Kauzlarich-Bird Joins Compass
You’ve spent hours outside this summer, racking up countless miles on off-street trails, sidewalks and paseos, but are all those miles just a number sitting in your fitness tracker?
Registration Now Open for City’s ‘Run Santa Clarita’ Virtual Race Series
Students in the Newhall School District are expected to be able to continue virtual learning online this week after a ransomware attack on student and staff technology forced a pause in instruction.
Newhall Schools Expected to Resume Virtual Lessons After Ransomware Attack