Built in the 19th century, the Pioneer Oil Refinery in Newhall played a pivotal role in the early development of the Santa Clarita Valley.
As the first successful oil refinery to be built and operated in California, the refinery was recently added as a Historic Site in the National Register of Historic...
The city of Santa Clarita has launched a free educational mobile application to encourage its residents to go outside and learn more about the city’s history and environmental conservation.
Agents of Discovery is an educational mobile game, similar to Pokémon Go, that tests players’ knowledge...
In 1876, Charles Alexander Mentry would bring in California’s first commercially viable oil well in Pico Canyon.
He pulled liquid gold out of the ground, and a small town grew around the apparatus.
The well, named Pico No. 4, produced well into the 20th century, as the town grew to more than 100 families.
The Rancho Camulos Museum’s celebration of Dolores of Dolores Del Rio’s 1928 movie Ramona will feature a day of Ramona-themed activities on Saturday, Nov. 10, from 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
This full-length silent film, once considered lost but now recovered and restored, is one of four American-made...
Even if you missed this year’s State of the City Luncheon, you can still get in on the celebration of “Santa Clarita: A City of the Arts.”
For the event, a new coloring book depicting historical scenes and locations in the Santa Clarita Valley as well as City art pieces was created. “The History...
College of the Canyons proudly welcomes highly esteemed songwriters for Broadway and film, Lynn Ahrens & Stephen Flaherty, to the School of Visual & Performing Arts’ Virtual Industry Insight Series on Tuesday, April 27.
Los Angeles County’s $36.2 billion Recommended Budget, focused on expanding and sustaining extensive safety net services, will be presented to the Board of Supervisors on Tuesday, by Chief Executive Officer Fesia Davenport.
As the inventory of homes listed for sale during March in Santa Clarita fell 38.3 percent, sales of homes and condominiums took off, with the condo median price setting a record, the Southland Regional Association of Realtors reported Tuesday.
The Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce announced Tuesday their plans to unveil the 12 Months of Quarantine photo exhibit, scheduled for Monday, May 3 and is expected to run till the end of the month.
The William S. Hart Union High School District was named one of 19 school districts and one county office of education for school attendance review board as a model program for its attendance strategies during distance learning.
The Children’s Bureau is seeking foster families during National Foster Parent Appreciation Month and is now offering two virtual ways for individuals and couples to learn how to help children in foster care while reunifying with birth families or how to provide legal permanency by adoption.
To provide a framework to guide the future of residential development locally, the city of Santa Clarita is embarking on a public process to update the Housing Element of the Santa Clarita General Plan.