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”

Newly released numbers from the Los Angeles County Homeless Services Authority’s annual Greater Los Angeles Homeless Count show that 234 people experiencing homeless were counted in the city of Santa Clarita earlier this year, an increase of 49 percent since the 2018 count.

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Assemblymember Christy Smith’s (D-Santa Clarita) bill to authorize additional high school students to enroll in summer community college courses passed the Assembly floor on Wednesday, May 29.

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Local cartoonist Frank Hansen uses his artistic skill to comment on the impact of new developments in Valencia on traffic and congestion.

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In the temperate early afternoon of Saturday, May 4, the SCV Veg Fest took over a back field of Central Park for a day’s worth of, “vegan food, drinks, and information on how to live a truly healthy happy lifestyle.”

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The 2014 lawsuit over the California Voting Rights Act prompted a debate that still continues — should Santa Clarita support change to its governing structures?

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You can find more of local cartoonist Frank Hansen’s work here.

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Met by a crowd of constituents and a handful of agitators, Rep. Katie Hill (D-Agua Dulce) discussed Medicare, voting rights, gun reform and her first 100 days in Congress at a town hall event at Santa Clarita City Hall on Saturday afternoon. Hill and her staff opened up the town hall event by announcing that […]

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Cartoon by Frank Hansen.

Local cartoonist Frank Hansen’s first cartoon for The Proclaimer takes on the aversion of Santa Clarita’s suburbanites for the rest of Los Angeles County.

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Last month, the College of the Canyons Faculty Association, which represents the college’s full-time faculty, managed to secure a 3.71 percent raise for the current academic year and a similar raise for the next academic year.

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Gavin Newsom makes a campaign stop in Santa Clarita to barnstorm for Katie Hill on Nov. 3, 2018. Chad Kampbell / The Proclaimer

New data shows a continued decrease in Republican voter registration and a trend of increasing independent registration in Santa Clarita and its encompassing electoral districts, giving local Democrats a slight edge.

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