July 15, 2019
  • 11:30 am Cartoon: Vaping
  • 7:30 am Workers’ rights attorney Kipp Mueller launches campaign for State Senate
  • 10:00 am College of the Canyons professor Warren Heaton to challenge Sen. Scott Wilk
  • 10:00 am Military veteran Chris Werthe kicks off Santa Clarita City Council campaign
  • 2:15 pm Assemblymember Christy Smith secures $6.5 million from state budget for local projects

A local resident who was accused of sexual harassment is scheduled to appear in court for sending annoying messages on Thursday, Oct. 11. Shane Michael Falsey was initially arrested for making annoying calls on June 6 but was released from custody shortly after. According to dozens of local women online, Falsey repeatedly sent unsolicited vulgar […]

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On Monday, Oct. 8 the Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce announced its positions on several statewide ballot measures that will appear on the Nov. 6 ballot.

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The latest campaign filings released by the California Secretary of State show challenger Christy Smith with a $260,734 fundraising lead over 38th Assembly District incumbent Dante Acosta.

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On Monday Oct. 1, the Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce announced its endorsements for candidates running in federal, state, regional and local races to represent the city and surrounding areas.

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The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors approved an ordinance to limit the keeping of roosters in the unincorporated areas of Los Angeles County on Tuesday Sept. 25. Unincorporated areas in the Santa Clarita Valley include Castaic, Val Verde and Stevenson Ranch. This action was taken to curtail ongoing problems with illegal cockfighting and associated criminal […]

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Photo courtesy of William S. Hart Union High School District.

An estimated 4,000 students and their parents attended the 2018 College & Career Fair at Golden Valley High School on Thursday Sept. 20. The annual event is hosted by the Career & College Readiness department of the William S. Hart Union High School District. Over 110 universities and colleges had representatives on hand to tell […]

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It’s traditionally been easy to sweep the dynamic and the bold under the heavy blanket of suburban sprawl. With three colleges in the valley and Los Angeles just an hour or so away, creative talent is brewing in the Santa Clarita Valley. Artists of all mediums — music, visual, dance, writing, film, multimedia — are weaving together the […]

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A brush fire broke out near Castaic Lake on Saturday afternoon and has spread to 3,380 acres with 10% containment as of 7:31 a.m., according to the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection. The Charlie fire was reported just before 3 p.m., according to the Santa Clarita Valley sheriff’s station. Mandatory evacuations remain in […]

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From left to right: TimBen Boydston, Brett Haddock, Logan Smith, Diane Trautman. Photos courtesy of candidates' campaigns.

The Canyon Country Advisory Committee hosted a forum for city council candidates on Wednesday Sept. 19. Candidates TimBen Boydston, Brett Haddock, Logan Smith, Diane Trautman and Sankalp Varma were the first candidates to participate in the CCAC’s city council candidate forum series. Since a total of fifteen candidates qualified to appear on the November ballot, the […]

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Photo courtesy of Katie Hill for Congress.

Stephen Daniels of The Talk of Santa Clarita recently interviewed Representative Steve Knight (R-Palmdale), and we put together some highlights from the interview to help our readers get to know the current Representative. Daniels also spoke briefly with Democratic challenger Katie Hill on the evening before her first debate with Rep. Knight. This week, we’re featuring […]

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