June 20, 2019
  • 10:30 am Santa Clarita sees 49 percent increase in homeless count since 2018
  • 12:00 pm Daniel McGreevy: DNC must discuss climate policy to save humankind
  • 11:00 am Cartoon: Costco
  • 12:30 pm City council discusses housing bill, city budget, Pride Month at Tuesday meeting
  • 8:00 am Castaic Animal Care Center offering reduced cat adoption fees for “Adopt a Shelter Cat Month”
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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Two weeks ago, Stephen Daniels of The Talk of Santa Clarita interviewed Representative Steve Knight (R-Calif.). We’ve put together some highlights from the interview to help our readers get to know the Congressman currently representing the 25th Congressional District. Debates Stephen Daniels: What’s up with the debates situation? Rep. Knight: We’ve been very clear on […]

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Congressional candidate Katie Hill speaks to local voters. Chad Kampbell / The Proclaimer

On Sunday evening, local candidates endorsed by the Democratic Alliance for Action gathered to mingle with voters at a Newhall home. The meet and greet was hosted by Neighbor2Neighbor, the precinct organizing committee of DAA. DAA is the oldest and largest Democratic Party club in the Santa Clarita Valley. Approximately 120 local residents attended the […]

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On August 8, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors approved an $119.5 million settlement for the Aliso Canyon gas leak. Attorney General Xavier Becerra commented on the settlement that was also negotiated through the state and local municipalities. “For over four months, this leak exposed our communities to natural gas emissions that resulted in […]

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Photo courtesy of Cameron Smyth for City Council.

Councilmember Cameron Smyth is one of two council members not seeking the three seats up for re-election in November. Smyth, a Santa Clarita native, former mayor and former California state assemblymember, prides himself on his willingness to work across party lines, a task that has become exceedingly difficult in national, and even state, politics. He […]

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On August 15, the Canyon Country Advisory Committee held its monthly meeting at the Mint Canyon Moose Lodge. The committee discussed a variety of topics, with CCAC Chair Alan Ferdman describing the city’s homeless plan. Ferdman discussed Santa Clarita’s growing traffic and recent removals of traffic lanes. CCAC Board President, Rick Drew, went over his […]

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August marks the start of the fall semester for most of the Santa Clarita Valley’s students. Students enrolled in compulsory education in the Santa Clarita Valley — Castaic Union School District, Saugus Union School District, Sulphur Springs Union School District, Newhall School District and William S. Hart Union High School District — returned to school […]

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The Santa Clarita Valley Proclaimer launches in just a few days. Meet the team bringing you news and updates from across the Santa Clarita Valley. Mai Nguyen Do, Editor-in-Chief Mai Nguyen Do is a Vietnamese American poet and editor. She is a College of the Canyons graduate and the author of Ghosts Still Walking (2016) […]

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