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Santa Clarita City Council Names Marsha McLean Mayor

Santa Clarita City Council members tapped Marsha McLean to a third term as mayor Tuesday, with a unanimous vote following Councilman Bob Kellar’s nomination.

Santa Clarita City Council members named Marsha McLean to a third term as mayor Tuesday, with a unanimous vote following Councilman Bob Kellar’s nomination. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. Councilman Dante Acosta nominated Kellar for pro tem, which was also quickly affirmed by a unanimous vote. McLean was first voted to City Council ...

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Steve Knight Named To House Armed Services Committee

Congressman-elect Steve Knight, R-Santa Clarita, was named Tuesday to the House Armed Services Committee, according to congressional officials

Congressman-elect Steve Knight, R-Santa Clarita, was named Tuesday to the House Armed Services Committee, according to congressional officials. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. “I am truly honored to be a part of this committee,” Knight stated on his Facebook page. “As I promised, I will do all I can to keep (California) ...

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City Council To Name Mayor, Review Budget, Election

Santa Clarita City Council members Tuesday plan to name a new mayor, declare the results of a special election and adjust the budget.

Santa Clarita City Council members Tuesday plan to name a new mayor, declare the results of a special election and adjust the budget. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. The special election was one Santa Clarita officials called in response to a referendum drive, which was initiated as opposition to the city’s billboard ...

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Wilk Discusses Legislative Agenda, First-Day Bill AB 6

Assembly Member Scott Wilk, R-Santa Clarita, announced that Assembly Republican Leader Kristin Olsen has appointed him to serve as Assembly Republican Caucus Chair for the 2015-16 Legislative Session

With state lawmakers starting new terms Monday, Assemblyman Scott Wilk, R-Santa Clarita, mentioned a few of the discussions he expected on the legislative agenda, including one he wanted to start early. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. Internet privacy, consumer protections on the web and the high speed rail were all items he expected ...

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Santa Clarita Looks At Sale To Help Cemex Legislation

Bob Kellar testifies in front of a Senate committee on the importance of Cemex

Santa Clarita is set to discuss whether it will authorize a land sale in support of Cemex legislation to prevent a sand-and-gravel mine from moving in next to the city. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. “The item thats on the agenda is for the council to consider whether or not at some point in the future, it ...

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McKeon Reintroduces Cemex Bill To House

Santa Clarita Valley officials expressed frustration Thursday at Congressman Howard Buck McKeon, R-Santa Clarita, for his failure to include a Cemex bill in the National Defense Authorization Act.

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 Wednesday, is expected to have similar language to one already introduced by Sen. Barbara Boxer, D-Calif., ...

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DMV Officials List Documents Required For Driver License Under AB 60

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Story courtesy of SCVNEWS California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) officials posted the list of documents that applicants will use to obtain a California driver license under AB 60, according to a news release. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. AB 60 is a new law requiring the DMV to issue driver licenses ...

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SCV Voters Pick Assembly Reps, New Congressman

Steve Knight was recently elected to the 25th Congressional District

SCV voters Tuesday chose two legislators for the state Assembly, as well as picking a new congressman. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. Challenger: Steve Knight 46,610  Challenger: Tony Strickland 40,491 With 100 percent of district precincts reporting early Wednesday morning, state Sen. Steve Knight, R-Antelope Valley, is set to replace Congressman Howard “Buck” McKeon ...

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Measure S Vote Deals Defeat To Metro, Santa Clarita

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After years of negotiating and months of campaigning, Santa Clarita voters Tuesday rejected Measure S, prompting discussion about the growing power of social media, the effect of money in elections and what’s next for the City Council and billboards. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. “I thought (Measure S) was the right thing ...

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Santa Clarita Valley Votes On Legislators, Bonds, Billboards

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Santa Clarita Valley voters cast ballots Tuesday on billboards, Congress, a school bond and Sacramento, with results being tallied into the early morning hours. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. With 100 percent of district precincts reporting early Wednesday morning, state Sen. Steve Knight, R-Antelope Valley, is going to replace Congressman Howard “Buck” McKeon ...

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