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1839 - Gov. Juan B. Alvarado gives most of SCV to Mexican Army Lt. Antonio del Valle. [story]
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Nov. 2: Youth Project ‘Hold ‘Em Not Hassle ‘Em Poker Tourney
Friday, Oct 18, 2019

Tickets are now on sale for the Youth Project’s 13th Annual Hold ‘Em Not Hassle ‘Em fundraising poker tournament, to be held at the Valencia Country Club on Saturday, November 2, starting at 5 p.m. More than 130 players will take over the clubhouse for a night of Texas Hold ‘Em-style poker,...

COC Foundation Seeks Sponsors for Sept. 9 Golf Fundraiser
Monday, Jul 29, 2019

The nonprofit College of the Canyons Foundation is seeking sponsors for its “Swing for Scholarships” golf fundraiser at Valencia Country Club on Monday, Sept. 9. Here’s a roundup of opportunities for sponsors: * Lunch Sponsor $2,500 * Reception Sponsor $2,500 * Awards Sponsor $2,500 —...

Oct. 22: SCV Chamber’s 34th Annual Oktoberfest Golf Tournament
Thursday, Sep 20, 2018

The Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce invites you to their 34th annual Oktoberfest Golf Tournament, sponsored by Chiquita Canyon. Sponsorship opportunities are still available. The event will take place Monday, Oct. 22, from 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m., at the Valencia Country Club, 27330 Tourney...

July 17: VIA Luncheon to Discuss Whittaker-Bermite
Thursday, Jul 12, 2018

The Valley Industry Association will be holding a luncheon, Tuesday, July 17, at 11:45 a.m. at the Valencia Country Club, located at 27330 No. Tourney Road, 91355. The luncheon will include a presentation of Whittaker-Bermite Santa Clarita – What’s Next? The Property. The Clean-Up. The Entitlements. The...

Feb. 22: SCV Business Journal Hosts Women in Business Awards
Thursday, Feb 8, 2018

The Santa Clarita Valley Business Journal will honor the area’s most influential businesswomen during a special event sponsored by LBW Insurance. The Women in Business Awards will take place, Thursday, Feb. 22 from 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. at the Valencia Country Club. The evening will include...

Kucera Medals, Cougars Men’s Golfers Take Third at WSC Opener
Wednesday, Feb 7, 2018

Story and Photo by Jesse Muñoz/COC Sports Information Director College of the Canyons freshman Clayton Kucera earned medalist honors with a round of 74, but the Cougars were forced to settle for third place at the Western State Conference season opener played at Valencia Country Club on Monday. Kucera...

Nov. 21: VIA Luncheon Spotlights SCV Film, Entertainment
Monday, Nov 13, 2017

There are crews, equipment, trucks and Honeywagon dressing rooms everywhere around the Santa Clarita Valley, visiting local restaurants, neighborhoods, places of business and empty fields. So, what’s the behind-the-scenes story about all the filming being done here in the SCV? To shed some light...

Nov. 17: Roaring 20’s Casino Night Benefiting Bridge to Home
Thursday, Nov 9, 2017

A fundraiser benefiting Bridge to Home will take place Friday, Nov. 17 from 6 p.m. to midnight at the Valencia Country Club. The theme of the event will be, “The Roaring 20’s Casino Night.” Tickets are now on sale. The event will include a live auction, silent auction and raffle basket...

Nov. 21: VIA Luncheon, Panel Discussion on SCV Film, Entertainment
Tuesday, Oct 31, 2017

The Valley Industry Association invites you to join them us on Tuesday, Nov. 21, from 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. at the Valencia Country Club, 27330 No. Tourney Road, Valencia. Film and Entertainment in the SCV: There are crews, equipment, trucks and Honeywagon dressing rooms everywhere around town...

Aug. 15: VIA Luncheon; “The Value of Your Business”
Tuesday, Aug 1, 2017

The Valley Industry Association invites you to join us on Tuesday, August 15, 2017 11:45 a.m. Valencia Country Club 27330 No. Tourney Road, Valencia Click here to RSVP: https://via.org/Calendar/EventDetails.aspx?id=915 Members & Sponsored Guests: Reserve by August 10th, pay $45 After August 10th,...

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The William S. Hart Union High School District governing board voted 3-1 Wednesday night to let athletic conditioning return to district campuses Jan. 27.
Hart District Votes 3-1 to Allow Return of Athletic Conditioning to Campuses
1839 - Gov. Juan B. Alvarado gives most of SCV to Mexican Army Lt. Antonio del Valle. [story]
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Join the Santa Clarita Valley Water Agency (SCV Water) on Thursday, Jan. 28, from 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m., to learn about and provide input on its Water Shortage Contingency Plan (WSCP).
SCV Water Encouraging Public to Provide Input on Contingency Plan
The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health confirmed 262 new deaths, including an additional death at Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital, and 8,512 new cases of confirmed COVID-19 countywide, with 22,360 total cases in the Santa Clarita Valley.
Thursday COVID-19 Roundup: Additional Death at Henry Mayo; 22,360 Total SCV Cases
SACRAMENTO – California State Epidemiologist Dr. Erica Pan issued the following statement Thursday advising providers that they can immediately resume the administration of lot 41L20A of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine, which was temporarily paused on Sunday due to possible allergic reactions.
State Says Moderna Vaccine Administration Can Resume Immediately
As winds began to die down in the Santa Clarita Valley, firefighters were able to increase containment on the Towsley Fire to 53% Thursday.
Firefighters Reach 53% Containment on Towsley Fire
Supervisor Kathryn Barger, whose 5th District includes the Santa Clarita Valley, is supporting the effort by the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) to address concerns of communities throughout Los Angeles County, which continue to experience ongoing Public Safety Power Shutoffs (PSPS) initiated by Southern California Edison (Edison).
Barger Supports Efforts in Limiting Power Shutoffs; Public Hearing Set
Single Mothers Outreach (SMO) is proud to announce “Survivor” as the theme for the 11th annual Empowering HeArts fundraising gala set to take place virtually on Saturday, Aug. 7.
Nominations Open for Annual Empowering HeArts Awards
The College of the Canyons School of Personal and Professional Learning was presented an Honorable Mention award by the Academic Senate for California Community Colleges’ 2021 Exemplary Program Award.
COC Recognized for Personal, Professional Learning Program
The William S. Hart Union High School is looking for two new members to serve on the Measure SA Citizens’ Oversight Committee. These members will serve two-year terms with a maximum of three consecutive terms.
Hart Seeking Members for Citizens’ Oversight Committee
Santa Clarita-based Princess Cruises announced Thursday the sale of Pacific Princess to an undisclosed buyer.
Princess Cruises Announces Sale of Pacific Princess to Undisclosed Buyer
After a dayslong wind event hit the Santa Clarita Valley, most area residents power had been restored by Thursday morning.
SoCal Edison Restores Power to Most SCV Residents
The Los Angeles County Coroner-Medical Examiner’s Office identified Carlos Salgado-Ruiz, 35, of Santa Clarita, as the pedestrian killed after being struck by a vehicle in Saugus Wednesday night.
Pedestrian Killed in Saugus Hit-and-Run Identified
SACRAMENTO — Assemblyman Tom Lackey, R-Palmdale, introduced a bill Thursday that will allow individuals to be convicted for hate crimes.
Lackey Introduces Hate Crime Bill
1914 - Signal newspaper owner-editor Scott Newhall born in San Francisco [story]
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The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health on Wednesday confirmed 262 new deaths and 6,492 new cases of COVID-19 countywide, as the county's rollout of an extremely limited vaccine supply continues at Dodger Stadium and five supersites including Six Flags Magic Mountain.
Wednesday COVID-19 Roundup: SCV Cases Total 22,232; Vaccines in ‘Extremely Limited Supply’
In what some hailed as the most important speech at an inauguration in modern American history, President Joe Biden called for a new era of unity and healing as he pledged to bring an end to the pandemic that has dramatically altered the lives of every American while leading the restoration of a battered economy.
Biden Inauguration: ‘This Is Democracy’ – President Calls for Unity in Inaugural Address
Almost directly after taking the oath as President of the United States, Joe Biden on his first day in office is expected to reverse a number of his predecessor’s policies and federal agency standards.
Biden’s Busy First Day: Action on COVID-19, Climate, Racial Equality
California Senator Scott Wilk (R-Santa Clarita) was unanimously selected as Senate Republican Leader-elect, Senate Republican Leader Shannon Grove (R-Bakersfield) announced Wednesday.
Wilk Named California Senate Republican Leader-Elect
Concluding with his oath to faithfully uphold and defend the U.S. Constitution, Joseph R. Biden became the 46th president of the United States at noon Wednesday.
New President Inaugurated: White House Changes Hands at Critical Moment in History
The Los Angeles County Public Health Department opened the Six Flags Magic Mountain vaccination site Tuesday, one of the five larger vaccination sites opened this week in conjunction with the Fire Department and other agencies.
Magic Mountain Opens Vaccination Site, Aims to Administer More Than 2K Doses a Day
California fired back on the Trump administration’s eleventh-hour attempt to gut the Endangered Species Act before the president left office Wednesday.
California Leads Charge Against Parting Gut of Endangered Species Act
After nearly a year of lockdowns, social distancing, widespread infection, and COVID-19-related death in Los Angeles, residents are preparing for the next chapter of the pandemic: vaccination distribution.
L.A. County Health Officials Address Challenges to Vaccination Distribution
California’s holiday COVID-19 wave appears to have crested, with state officials announcing Tuesday that hospitalizations and new infections are starting to decrease for the first time in weeks.
Officials: California’s Holiday COVID-19 Wave Appears to Have Crested