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Pothole causes traffic hazard on I-14 Fwy    Posted: 11/22/2014 2:15pm ~ 5 hrs. ago.
Traffic on the southbound Interstate 14 Freeway just south of Aqua Dulce Canyon Road was temporarily affected Saturday afternoon by a pothole that may have caused cars to get flat...
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SCV Realtors Can Access Housing Tract Data Utility    Posted: 11/22/2014 11:35am ~ 8 hrs. ago.
Benutech, Inc. and the Southland Regional Association of Realtors announced an agreement to offer Benutech’s Tract Utility, one of the company’s most popular real estate software tools, as a member benefit to all 10,000-plus Realtor Members. The agreement, which is scheduled to be implemented...
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Today in SCV History (Nov. 22)    Posted: 11/22/2014 3:17am ~ 16 hrs. ago.
1843 – Rancho Castec (aka Rancho Castaic) granted to French immigrant Jose Covarrubias...
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McKeon Introduces Final Cemex Bill; Companion to Boxer’s    Posted: 11/22/2014 1:38am ~ 18 hrs. ago.
Exactly 11 years " to the day " after he first introduced legislation seeking to block a massive gravel mine in Soledad Canyon, Rep. Howard “Buck” McKeon introduced what will be his last bill aimed at achieving the same end. And this version is different. McKeon, who retires next month...
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McKeon Reintroduces Cemex Bill To House    Posted: 11/22/2014 12:36am ~ 19 hrs. ago.
Congressman Howard “Buck” McKeon, R-Santa Clarita, re-introduced a Cemex bill to help stop a longterm sand and gravel mine just outside of the eastern border of Santa Clarita. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. H.R. 5742, introduced...
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Monday: Thanksgiving Dinner at Newhall Community Center    Posted: 11/22/2014 12:20am ~ 19 hrs. ago.
The City of Santa Clarita, in partnership with Parkway Motorcars, will host its annual Thanksgiving Dinner at the City’s Newhall Community Center. Approximately 600 residents are expected to attend the event, which will include a traditional Thanksgiving dinner complete with turkey, mashed...
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FBI Stats for Santa Clarita Show Sharp Drop in Violent Crime    Posted: 11/22/2014 12:19am ~ 19 hrs. ago.
Despite a 14.4 percent increase in population in 2013, according to the FBI, Santa Clarita saw an overall drop in violent crimes of 19.3 percent.  This includes a 37 percent drop in rapes; a 26.5 percent drop in aggravated assault and an 18 percent drop in motor vehicle theft.  There were some...
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When Time Stood Still | Commentary by Jennifer Fischer    Posted: 11/22/2014 12:18am ~ 19 hrs. ago.
Twenty-six years ago my family went to Dallas for Thanksgiving. I don’t remember quite why my parents decided we would go to Dallas that year. It was just a couple of hours away from where we lived at the time, but we didn’t have family to visit. We just went on a whim. As...


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SCVi Hosts Multicultural Day Ahead Of Thanksgiving    Posted: 11/21/2014 10:42pm ~ 20 hrs. ago.
With everything from a prized vegan gazpacho to apple strudel, SCVi students shared cultural tastes, literally, from around the world Friday. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. Their annual Multicultural Day began a few years back as...
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Ex-COC Student a Creative Brain Behind New Microsoft Band [Video]    Posted: 11/21/2014 10:41pm ~ 20 hrs. ago.
Stephen Minarsch arrived at College of the Canyons in 1999 looking to fulfill basic general education requirements. Fifteen years later, Minarsch is enjoying a career as a Hardware Industrial Designer for tech-titan Microsoft. Now a Seattle resident, Minarsch played a critical role in the design of...
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Canyons Concludes Regular Season with 16th Straight Win    Posted: 11/21/2014 10:41pm ~ 20 hrs. ago.
The visiting Antelope Valley Marauders gave the COC women's volleyball all it could handle during Wednesday's 'sophomore night' match, but the Cougars prevailed nonetheless, capturing a 3-2 (27-25, 25-15, 22-25, 29-31, 15-6) win to conclude the regular season with an exclamation...
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Nov. 23: GO Jazz Fall Concert at West Ranch    Posted: 11/21/2014 10:41pm ~ 20 hrs. ago.
Don’t miss this opportunity to see the GO JAZZ Big Band, now under the direction of Brian Leff (Jazz Music Director at West Ranch High School) for our only show at West Ranch this fall: “FALLING FOR JAZZ“ " Sunday Afternoon, November 23rd, 3:00 p.m., West Ranch High School...
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Director of COC Performing Arts Center Stepping Down    Posted: 11/21/2014 10:40pm ~ 21 hrs. ago.
Evy Warshawski announced her intention to resign as executive director of the Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center at College of the Canyons, officials said Friday. “I believe she’s here through mid-January,” said Eric Harnish, spokesman for College of the Canyons, adding “she’s pursuing...
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Phone Scammers Still Posing as Sheriff Employees    Posted: 11/21/2014 10:40pm ~ 21 hrs. ago.
The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department has been advised that citizens, across the nation, are receiving phone calls from individuals who are representing themselves as Department employees. The caller ID displays as ‘LA Cnty Sheriff’, which makes it appear as if the call is from the...
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College Of The Canyons Jazz Bands To Perform At Annual Holiday Concert    Posted: 11/21/2014 10:39pm ~ 21 hrs. ago.
The College of the Canyons Studio Jazz Ensemble and Lab Band is supplying a healthy dose of seasonal cheer at this year’s Holiday Jazz Concert, where audience members will be treated to a mix of traditional holiday tunes performed in a variety of styles. This year’s festivities will take place...
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The Santa Clarita Community College District (College of the Canyons) Early Childhood Education Centers participate in the United States Department of Agriculture’s Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP). To ensure access to the program by children within our community, the college is required...
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Hart’s Brady White Up for U.S. Army Player of Year    Posted: 11/21/2014 10:38pm ~ 21 hrs. ago.
Hart High quarterback Brady White is one of 16 high school seniors nominated by the U.S. Army All-American Bowl Selection Committee for the 2015 U.S. Army Player of the Year Award, considered high school football’s highest honor. The U.S. Army Player of the Year award is given to the nation’s...
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Community Court Teens Remove Graffiti from Wash    Posted: 11/21/2014 10:38pm ~ 21 hrs. ago.
Fourteen teens assigned to the City’s Community Court program began phase II of the South Fork graffiti beautification project on Saturday, Nov. 15. Teens repainted a quarter mile of patchwork paint on a retaining wall along the South Fork Trail from the Wiley Canyon Bridge heading North on bike...
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SCCS Girls Volleyball to play for CIF Championship    Posted: 11/21/2014 10:38pm ~ 21 hrs. ago.
The Santa Clarita Christian Cardinals girls volleyball team will square off against Upland Christian for the CIF Southern Section Division 5-AA Championship in Fullerton...
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CHP Announces Maximum Enforcement For Thanksgiving    Posted: 11/21/2014 10:38pm ~ 21 hrs. ago.
California Highway Patrol (CHP) officials are expected to make the Thanksgiving holiday weekend a maximum enforcement period in order to promote seat belt use, focused driving, adherence to speed limits and sober driving, according to a news release. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa...
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SCV NewsBreak for Friday, November 21, 2014    Posted: 11/21/2014 10:37pm ~ 21 hrs. ago.
Tonight on SCV NewsBreak: The Santa Clarita City Council will consider committing $3 million toward the construction of a new senior center at their meeting on...
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Possible Grenade Donated to Goodwill; Deputies Respond    Posted: 11/21/2014 10:37pm ~ 21 hrs. ago.
[KHTS] – Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station deputies responded to the Goodwill located on Pico Canyon Road. Friday on reports of a suspicious object in a donation drop box, officials said. The incident was called in at 1 p.m. and deputies arrived shortly after that, Sheriff’s Station...
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Sheriff’s Deputies Respond To Suspicious Object At Goodwill    Posted: 11/21/2014 10:37pm ~ 21 hrs. ago.
By Jessica Boyer and Jessica Lynn Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station deputies responded to the Goodwill located on Pico Canyon Road on reports of a suspicious object in a donation drop box, officials said Friday. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered...
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Holiday Events at All 3 City Libraries    Posted: 11/21/2014 10:37pm ~ 21 hrs. ago.
This season, the sights, sounds and smells of the holidays come to life at the Santa Clarita Public Library with Gingerbread House building demonstrations, the second annual Gingerbread House Contest, and the “Meet the Dancers” Nutcracker Ballet event. The Friends of the Santa Clarita Public...
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Blotter: Castaic Resident Caught with Burglary Tools    Posted: 11/21/2014 10:37pm ~ 21 hrs. ago.
Castaic and Val Verde, Zone 2 Public Safety and Crime Prevention Information Snapshot 11/10/2014-11/16/2014   The following crimes were reported in Zone 2, Castaic/Val Verde. A burglary was reported from the 30000 Bayfield Lane.  The victim reported his storage container broken into and...
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Santa Clarita High School Football: Hart Is Defeated By Upland, 52-21    Posted: 11/21/2014 10:37pm ~ 21 hrs. ago.
Santa Clarita High School Football: KHTS Game of the Week: Final Hart: 21 Upland: 52 Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. Santa Clarita High School Football: Hart Faces Upland In CIF Playoffs The Hart Indians are the lone Foothill League...
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Air Strikes Continue in Syria, Iraq    Posted: 11/21/2014 10:36pm ~ 21 hrs. ago.
[DoD] – U.S. and partner-nation military forces continued to attack Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant terrorists in Syria and Iraq over the past several days, conducting seven airstrikes in Syria and 23 in Iraq. Strikes in Syria Fighter and bomber aircraft in Syria conducted six airstrikes...
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College Of The Canyons Student Succeeds In Microsoft    Posted: 11/21/2014 10:36pm ~ 21 hrs. ago.
Stephen Minarsch attended College of the Canyons in 1999 as he began taking basic general education classes that led him to finding a career in Microsoft. From attending COC, Minarsch transferred to the College of Creative Studies in 2000 located in Detroit and moved on to obtained his Masters...
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Chaparyan Leaves City to Run San Gabriel Planning Dept.    Posted: 11/21/2014 10:35pm ~ 21 hrs. ago.
The woman who ran the Santa Clarita Redevelopment Agency and filled in as city clerk when the state ended redevelopment has taken a job as community development director for the city of San Gabriel. The position " which used to be called “planning director” – is a step up the...
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Next City Council Mtg.: Einstein School, New Senior Center    Posted: 11/21/2014 10:35pm ~ 21 hrs. ago.
CITY OF SANTA CLARITA JOINT CITY COUNCIL/ BOARD OF LIBRARY TRUSTEES REGULAR MEETING Tuesday, November 25, 2014 6:00 PM City Council Chambers 23920 Valencia Blvd. 1 st Floor Santa Clarita, CA 91355 AGENDA ____________ PUBLIC FINANCING AUTHORITY – No New Business ____________ How to Address the...
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Weekly Crime Blotter: Canyon Country-East    Posted: 11/21/2014 10:35pm ~ 21 hrs. ago.
Canyon Country East, Zone 8 Public Safety and Crime Prevention Information 11/10/2014-11/16/2014 Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station Crime Prevention Unit   A 2003 Ford F250 was stolen near the 14700 block of Calla Lilly Court. This vehicle has not been recovered. A theft from a vehicle...
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Canyons Women’s Soccer Set for Postseason    Posted: 11/21/2014 10:34pm ~ 21 hrs. ago.
The No. 3 College of the Canyons Cougars will host the No. 13 Saddleback College Gauchos in the first round of the California Community College Athletic Association (CCCAA) Women's Soccer Southern California Regionals at 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 22, in Cougar...
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Thanksgiving Day: Annual Turkey Trot at COC    Posted: 11/21/2014 10:34pm ~ 21 hrs. ago.
Before gathering around the dinner table with family and friends to give thanks by enjoying turkey, mashed potatoes, stuffing and your favorite pie, why not begin the day with a brisk run through the College of the Canyons campus? The College of the Canyons Athletic Department invites community...
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Saturday Night: Star Party at Red Rock State Park    Posted: 11/21/2014 10:34pm ~ 21 hrs. ago.
[State Parks] – Come out for our November Star Party on Saturday, Nov. 22. The China Lake Astronomical Society will be at the visitor center parking lot beginning at dusk, ready to answer your questions about the unique celestial objects such as nebula, galaxies, clusters, Venus and other...
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AT&T to Pay $23.8 Mil. for Unlawful Hazardous Waste Dumping    Posted: 11/21/2014 10:34pm ~ 21 hrs. ago.
Attorney General Kamala D. Harris and Alameda County District Attorney Nancy E. O’Malley announced a settlement this week with AT&T to resolve allegations that hundreds of AT&T’s California facilities unlawfully disposed of hazardous waste and material over a nine-year period. As part...
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This season, the sights, sounds and smells of the holidays come to life at the Santa Clarita Public Library with Gingerbread House building demonstrations, the second annual Gingerbread House Contest, and the “Meet the Dancers” Nutcracker Ballet event. The Friends of the Santa Clarita Public...
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Local music company students put on eclectic music show    Posted: 11/21/2014 10:18pm ~ 21 hrs. ago.
Nothing says Christmas like string instruments sweetly performing Tchaikovsky, Bach and Mendelssohn — plus a little Led...
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Reparations ordered in Canyon Country street racing death    Posted: 11/21/2014 7:21pm ~ 24 hrs. ago.
Two men who were street racing in Canyon Country nearly three years when one slammed his car into a tree, killing his passenger, were ordered Friday to pay more than $23,000 each to the victim’s...
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McKeon introduces Cemex bill    Posted: 11/21/2014 7:17pm ~ 24 hrs. ago.
Congressman Howard “Buck” McKeon, R-Santa Clarita, has introduced legislation aimed at blocking development of the proposed Cemex mine in Canyon Country, meaning anti-mine bills are now working their way through both houses of...
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Baja Calif. and Tequila inspired    Posted: 11/21/2014 7:16pm ~ 24 hrs. ago.
The tale of how Solita Tacos and Margaritas, a Huntington Beach restaurant, came to open an eatery in Santa Clarita began with the trips down the Baja California coast and through tours of tequila distilleries in...





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