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1898 - Birth of Mary S. Ruiz, eldest child of Enrique & Rosaria Ruiz of San Francisquito Canyon; all died in 1928 dam disaster [cemetery census]
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Molnar Named Freshman All-American
Wednesday, Jun 8, 2016

LOS ANGELES – UCLA freshman pitcher Kyle Molnar has been named a Louisville Slugger Freshman All-American, it was announced today by Collegiate Baseball Newspaper. This marks the second year in a row that the Bruins have landed a player on the Louisville Slugger Freshman All-American team with Griffin...

Sataraka Named Student-Athlete of Week

Senior Mysha Sataraka (Honolulu, Hawai’i) of the UCLA softball team was named the UCLA/Muscle Milk Student-Athlete of the Week for May 30-June 5. Sataraka drove in all seven runs for the Bruins at last week’s Women’s College World Series. Last Thursday versus Auburn, the senior was...

Seven From UCLA Water Polo Earn All-American Honors
Friday, Jun 3, 2016

BRIDGEPORT, Pa. – Seven Bruins received ACWPC All-America honors for the 2016 season, the Association of Collegiate Water Polo Coaches announced Thursday. Mackenzie Barr was selected to the First Team, while Devin Grab and India Forster earned Second and Third Team accolades, respectively. Alex Musselman,...

Four Bruins Men Earn All-Academic Honors

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – Four UCLA men’s tennis players earned Pac-12 All-Academic honors, the conference announced Thursday morning. Sophomore Martin Redlicki was selected to the First Team, while juniors Mackenzie McDonald and Gage Brymer made the Second Team. Sophomore Austin Rapp received an honorable...

UCLA Announces Non-Conference Schedule
Wednesday, Jun 1, 2016

LOS ANGELES – The UCLA men’s basketball team will play 13 non-conference games this upcoming season, highlighted by a meeting at Kentucky on Dec. 3 and a home game versus Michigan on Dec. 10. The Bruins’ non-conference schedule features eight games in Pauley Pavilion, three contests in Orange County...

McDonald Captures NCAA Singles Title
Tuesday, May 31, 2016

TULSA, Okla. – Sixth-ranked Mackenzie McDonald became the 12th NCAA Singles Champion in UCLA history on Monday when he dispatched top-ranked Mikael Torpegaard of Ohio State in straights in the men’s championship final. McDonald, a junior from Piedmont, Calif., broke Torpegaard at 5-3 deuce in the...

UCLA Duo McDonald and Redlicki Win NCAA Doubles Title

TULSA, Okla. – The second-ranked duo of Mackenzie McDonald and Martin Redlicki joined the ranks of history on Monday afternoon when they coasted past No. 8 Arthur Rinderknech and Jackson Withrow of Texas A&M, 6-4, 6-1, in the 2016 NCAA men’s doubles final. “This has to be, if not the most...

Three UCLA Men Named to Pac-12 All-Academic Team
Friday, May 27, 2016

SAN FRANCISCO – Three Bruins were named to the Pac-12 All-Academic Team on Thursday, as sophomore Brandon Mai earned First Team honors, while senior Lorens Chan and sophomore Corey Shaun were recognized on the Honorable Mention squad. To be eligible for selection to the All-Academic Team, a student-athlete...

Four Lady Bruins Named Academic All-Conference

SAN FRANCISCO – Four Bruins were named to the Pac-12 All-Academic Team on Thursday, as senior Louise Ridderström earned Second Team honors, while junior Bronte Law and sophomores Erin Choi and Lydia Choi were recognized on the Honorable Mention squad. To be eligible for selection to the All-Academic...

UCLA’s Spaulding Named Pac-12 Player of the Week
Tuesday, Mar 15, 2016

SAN FRANCISCO – Junior Delaney Spaulding was named Pac-12 Conference Player of the Week for the second time in her career on Monday after posting a great offensive showing at last weekend’s Long Beach State Louisville Slugger Invitational. Spaulding was 9-for-16 (.563) with 11 runs batted...

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1898 - Birth of Mary S. Ruiz, eldest child of Enrique & Rosaria Ruiz of San Francisquito Canyon; all died in 1928 dam disaster [cemetery census]
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The city of Santa Clarita has increased the frequency of street sweeping throughout all areas of the city through the end of January.
Santa Clarita Increases Street Sweeping Through January
The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health on Wednesday confirmed 33 new deaths and 510 new positive cases of COVID-19, as the Santa Clarita Valley counts 6,809 confirmed COVID-19 cases and 72 deaths from the virus since the World Health Organization declared the pandemic on March 11.
Wednesday COVID-19 Roundup: 6,809 Cases in SCV, 290,486 in L.A. County to Date
Fair Oaks Ranch Community School teacher Ken Newton has been named a recipient of a Fall 2020 Teacher Grant from the California Credit Union.
Fair Oaks Ranch’s Ken Newton Wins 2020 Teacher Grant from CCU
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences on Wednesday honored 18 student Academy Award winners from colleges and universities around the world at the 47th Student Academy Awards ceremony, held virtually for the first time
Medalists Revealed in 2020 Student Academy Awards
With only two weeks left before the November election, candidates Rep. Mike Garcia, R-Santa Clarita, and Assemblywoman Christy Smith, D-Santa Clarita, honed in on their priorities during a virtual forum Tuesday.
Congressional Candidates Talk COVID, Federal Aid, Assembly Bill 5
In celebration of the 30th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will present a special virtual program titled “ACCESSIBILITY/VISIBILITY: Breaking Down the Barriers for People with Disabilities in Media,” going live October 26 at 5 p.m.
Academy Celebrates 30th Anniversary of Americans with Disabilities Act
Air quality is unhealthy for sensitive groups and individuals in the Santa Clarita Valley and the East San Gabriel Valley Wednesday, October 21, according to the South Coast Air Quality Management District.
Wednesday SCV Air Quality Unhealthy for Sensitive Individuals, Groups
Nearly 300,000 more Americans have died so far in 2020 than in a typical year, with the excess deaths including the U.S. death toll from COVID-19 plus deaths indirectly tied to the pandemic, the Centers for Disease Control and Protection said Tuesday.
COVID-19 Pandemic Blamed for 300K Excess Deaths in U.S.
A group of Black Lives Matter activists who rang Los Angeles District Attorney Jackie Lacey’s doorbell earlier this year were met by her husband holding a loaded handgun.
Black Lives Matter Sues L.A. District Attorney, Husband Over Gun-Pointing Incident
The California attorney general has asked a judge to enforce subpoenas served on the California Republican Party, to order the removal of unofficial ballot drop boxes placed across the state and to turn over the names of voters who used the boxes.
California AG Asks Court to Intervene in Ballot Box Fight With State GOP
2007 - Buckweed fire chars 38,356 acres, destroys 21 homes in Canyon Country and Agua Dulce [story]
Buckweed Fire
The daily COVID-19 report from the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health was not available as of deadline Tuesday due to technical issues with the County's system.
Henry Mayo Reports Hospital’s 30th COVID-19 Death
A member of the William S. Hart Union High School District community has tested positive for COVID-19, district officials confirmed Tuesday afternoon.
COVID-19 Hits Hart District Community
The coronavirus has created at least one unexpected benefit for The Master's University men's golf team.
COVID-19 Precautions Lead to Unexpected Benefit for Mustangs Golf
While the announcement did not take place in a star-studded ballroom of a Beverly Hills hotel, the Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) has awarded California State University, Northridge a total $80,000 to support the university’s film students, with $20,000 specifically designated to help students adversely impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic
Hollywood Foreign Press Awards CSUN $80K to Help Film Students Impacted By COVID-19
California will not allow Six Flags Magic Mountain and other large theme parks, such as Universal Studios and Disneyland, to reopen until their respective counties enter the least restrictive tier under the state’s metrics, officials announced Tuesday.
Magic Mountain, Large Theme Parks to Remain Closed Under CA’s New Reopening Guidelines
Los Angeles County Assessor Jeffrey Prang released the 2020 Annual Report, reflecting growth and increases in the assessed value of all taxable real property and business personal property countywide. The report includes an updated ranking of the County’s 88 cities, including the highest valued cities and those with the highest percentage change from the prior year.
County Assessor: Pre-COVID Data Shows Santa Clarita Top Five Highest Valued Cities
A two-vehicle crash took down a traffic light in Santa Clarita late Tuesday morning.
Two-Vehicle Collision Leads to Downed Traffic Light
The William S. Hart Union High School District Governing Board will hold its regular meeting virtually Wednesday, Oct. 21, at 7:00 p.m.
Oct. 21: Hart District’s Governing Board Virtual Regular Meeting
Medical examiners with the Los Angeles County Coroner’s Office identified Murdewiyanti Finn, 48, of Lancaster, as the woman killed in a traffic collision on Highway 14 in Newhall Sunday evening.
Coroner Identifies Woman Killed in State Route 14 Fatality
For the second year, Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department personnel were given the opportunity to trade out their regular patches for pink ones for October, in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
SCV Sheriff’s Station Personnel Take Part in Pink Patch Project
Air quality in the Santa Clarita Valley will be unhealthy for sensitive groups/individuals Tuesday, Oct. 20, according to the South Coast Air Quality Management District forecast.
Air Quality Advisory Issued for SCV
1873 - Santa Barbara lawyers Charles Fernald and J.T. Richards purchase Rancho San Francisco (75 square miles of SCV) for $33,000, or 69 cents an acre, in a sheriff's sale [story]
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