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1956 - Battle of Palmdale rages over the skies of Santa Clarita [story]
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Stay Green: Tree Killing Bark Beetles Turn Up in Valencia
Friday, Aug 12, 2016

Stay Green Inc.’s tree care experts have reported the first local sightings of the shot hole borer, a destructive Southeast Asian bark beetle that kills trees by infesting them with a devastating fungus that cripples a tree’s vascular system. “This is alarming news for numerous varieties of trees,”...

Local Landscaping Firm Wins 7 Industry Awards
Wednesday, Jul 27, 2016

Things have been coming up roses for the team at Stay Green Inc., after the Santa Clarita-based landscaper brought home seven awards from the San Fernando Valley chapter of the California Landscape Contractors Association’s 57th annual Landscape Beautification Awards. The awards were presented at the...

Stay Green Inc. Celebrates Employees at Annual Picnic
Tuesday, May 24, 2016

The team from award-winning landscaper Stay Green Inc. spent May 14 in a celebratory mood, for the company’s 8th annual Employee Appreciation Picnic, held at Dr. Richard H. Rioux Memorial Park in Stevenson Ranch. Stay Green holds the picnic every spring to bring its employees from throughout the Southern...

SCV Landscaper Stay Green Inc. Receives State, National Honors
Monday, Dec 7, 2015

This was another award-winning year for Stay Green Inc., after the Southern California landscaper brought home seven state awards from the California Landscape Contractors Association, or CLCA, annual trophy awards gala, plus three awards from the National Association of Landscape Professionals. Photo...

Stay Green Switching to Propane-powered Mowers to Cut Emissions
Thursday, Jun 5, 2014

Stay Green Inc. has launched a groundbreaking initiative to promote sustainability and positive environmental stewardship via state-of-the-art propane-powered mowers that reduce emissions and fuel consumption. The $300,000 initiative includes the addition of 35 John Deere propane-powered ride-on mowers...

SCV’s Stay Green Wins Landscaping Industry Awards
Tuesday, Dec 3, 2013

The professional team at Stay Green Inc. has been honored for its continued excellence in landscaping, bringing home four 2013 Trophy Awards from the California Landscape Contractors Association’s annual awards program recognizing excellence in the craft of landscaping. Starz Plaza, Burbank Included...

Stay Green Wins 9 Landscaping Awards
Monday, Jul 8, 2013

Everything’s coming up roses at Stay Green Inc., where the company is celebrating its recent honors at the San Fernando Valley chapter of the California Landscape Contractors Association’s (CLCA) 54th annual Landscape Beautification Awards, for the 43-year-old landscape company’s work in Los Angeles...

SCV NewsBreak for Tuesday, April 23, 2013
Tuesday, Apr 23, 2013

In this episode: A culmination of hard work and good attendance paid off for one Hart District student when she won a brand new car Monday; A Valencia man who teaches in the Los Angeles Unified School District has been charged with possession of child pornography; The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors...

Stay Green Landscaping Pledges $25K for College Scholarships

Stay Green Inc. has made a major pledge to support academic excellence in the green landscape industry by becoming an ambassador for the Professional Landcare Network Academic Excellence Foundation (PLANET AEF). Stay Green President and CEO Chris Angelo said the PLANET AEF affiliation, in which Stay...

Stay Green, CLWA Team Up to Cut HOA’s Water Bills
Friday, Mar 8, 2013

Built in the early 1980s, The Oaks at Newhall neighborhood comprises 93 homes on property dotted by about 600 historic oak trees. In addition, the land was blanketed by landscaping that guzzles water. So when Stay Green Inc. and the Castaic Lake Water Agency recently implemented a plan to reduce water...

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1956 - Battle of Palmdale rages over the skies of Santa Clarita [story]
Battle of Palmdale
Los Angeles County Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk Dean C. Logan announced the RR/CC has completed the examination and verification of all 715,833 petition signatures submitted for the recall of Los Angeles County District Attorney George Gascón.
Gascón Recall Efforts Fail
CSUN defeated the University of San Diego 1-0 Sunday night in the men's soccer exhibition opener for both clubs at Torero Stadium. 
Matadors Shut Out San Diego 1-0 in Exhibition Opener
The Women's Council of Realtors SCV Network held their election for officers on Aug. 11, along with their annual member and sponsor appreciation night.
Women’s Council of Realtors SCV Elects New Officers
The regular meeting of the William S. Hart Union High School District's Governing Board will take place Wednesday, Aug. 17, beginning with a closed session at 6 p.m., followed immediately by open session at 7 p.m.
Aug. 17: Hart District Regular Board Meeting
The regular board meeting of the Saugus Union School District Governing Board will be held Tuesday, Aug. 16, beginning with a closed session at 5:30 p.m., followed immediately by open session at 6:30 p.m.
Aug. 16: SUSD Regular Board Meeting
Family Promise of Santa Clarita Valley will hold their third annual golf tournament beginning noon on Monday, Oct. 24.
Oct. 24: Family Promise SCV Annual Golf Tournament
Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital will open its first primary care practice on the hospital campus on Monday, Aug. 15.
Henry Mayo Opens First Primary Care Practice on Hospital Campus
Heads Up! The city of Santa Clarita and the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station urge parents to practice "safe pedestrian skills."
Parents Urged to Practice Back-to-School Safety
The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health confirmed Monday one new death and 266 new cases in the Santa Clarita Valley over the weekend, with a total of 26 deaths and 10,025 new cases countywide.
Monday COVID Roundup: SCV Cases Top 88,000; Deaths Total 493
(CN) — In drought-ridden California's history, megafloods have occurred about every century. Not often, but from a geological standpoint they're not rare.
Study Shows Climate Change Increasing Risk of California Megaflood
1849 - Eight-pound gold nugget found in San Feliciano Canyon (Val Verde/Piru area) [story]
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1986 - Canyon Country's Mitchell adobe demolished; components salvaged & later rebuilt at Heritage Junction [story]
Mitchell adobe
1961 - First Mass celebrated at new Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church (3rd building) in Newhall. Cardinal McIntyre attends [story]
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Are you worried about getting diabetes? Have you been told that you have pre-diabetes? One out of three American adults has prediabetes.
Aug. 16: Henry Mayo Hosts Diabetes Prevention Program
Avian influenza refers to a family of influenza or flu viruses that commonly infect birds.
L.A. County Public Health Urges Public to Protect Pet Birds from Bird Flu
The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health confirmed 19 new deaths throughout L.A. County, 3,995 new cases countywide and 112 new cases in the Santa Clarita Valley.
Friday COVID Roundup: County Moves to Medium Community Level
Marvel Comics’ best-known, tree-like sentient being, Groot, a character that became widely popular through the action comedy "Guardians of the Galaxy," gets his own animated show on Disney+ this week.
CalArts Alum Kirsten Lepore Brings ‘I am Groot’ to Disney+
Work along the I-5 corridor in Burbank continues and will include nighttime lane reductions and the closing of the Verdugo Avenue off-ramp during the week of Aug. 15 to Aug. 18.
I-5 Corridor Improvements Include Nighttime Lane Reductions
As part of his legislative package calling on accountability, transparency, and integrity in the state government's procurement process, Senator Scott Wilk, R-Santa Clarita, announced Senate Bill 1271 (SB 1271) passed out of the Assembly Appropriations Committee on Aug. 11.
Wilk’s Measure Increasing Transparency Passes Assembly Committee
The early portion of The Master's University women's soccer team's schedule in 2022 will have a national tournament-type feel.
TMU Women’s Soccer To Play Top Teams on Florida, Indiana Trips
Princess Cruises today announced updated COVID-19 protocols and guidelines, removing the vaccine requirement for most voyages of less than 16 days so that anyone can cruise and adjusting pre-travel testing requirements to make it less complicated.
Princess Cruises Removes Vaccine Requirement for Most Sailings
As the summer travel season wraps up, the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department reminds drivers to be responsible and never drive under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs.
Aug. 17-Sept. 5: LASD Will Increase End-of-Summer DUI Patrols, Checkpoints
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