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
City officials get ready to cut the ribbon on the new undercrossing. Lisa Derlighter / The Proclaimer

City officials and community members gathered for the cutting of the ribbon for Santa Clarita’s new San Francisquito Creek Trail undercrossing on Sept. 28.

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Linus, the Project Linus mascot, rides along in a basket of blankets. Photo courtesy of Project Linus Santa Clarita Valley / Antelope Valley / Sylmar Chapter.

The Santa Clarita chapter of Project Linus held yet another successful Make-A-Blanket Day on Sept. 22 at Golden Valley High School.

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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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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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After an accreditation team visited The Master’s University to review its practices in March of this year, the team compiled a report stating that the university was again in violation of required reporting responsibilities under the Clery Act and the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA). The Clery Act mandates all schools receiving Title IV, Higher […]

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Local nonprofit organization feedSCV is auctioning off Santa Clarita’s top chefs for its inaugural fundraiser and gala. FeedSCV was founded in 2015 by Scott Ervin and Todd Wilson. The organization works to “make eating fresh, local and sustainable every day within everyone’s reach,” according to their website. “When we approached the idea of launching our first […]

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Bad things happen to good people, they say, but I would amend that to include good restaurants, too. For long-time residents of Santa Clarita, the tale is as old as the city itself: whenever a particularly impressive new eatery makes its home here, adventurous customers proclaim its merits just before the rent goes up and […]

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Photo courtesy of South Coast Air Quality Management District.

The South Coast Air Quality Management District air quality forecast predicted unhealthy air quality for sensitive individuals today, September 6, and tomorrow, September 7. South Coast AQMD issued an advisory stating that air quality will be unhealthy for sensitive individuals in Santa Clarita Valley today. The South Coast AQMD website provides air quality forecasts for today and […]

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Photo courtesy of Bridge to Home.

Bridge to Home, Santa Clarita’s main homeless services provider, continues to rely on local support to sustain its mission of assisting Santa Clarita’s homeless population. Santa Clarita’s population includes a minimum of 331 homeless individuals, according to the most recent Greater Los Angeles Homeless Count conducted by the Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority. The City of […]

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Bodhi Leaf Coffee Traders

Santa Clarita is full of coffee shops — there are over 25 Starbucks locations in the Santa Clarita Valley alone. There are also numerous other chain locations and local coffee shops that consumers can choose from. Supporting local businesses can be hard when you have so many options and aren’t familiar with local options, so […]

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