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Sheriff’s Department Massage Parlor Sweep Nets Two Arrests, Five Citations

Sheriff's Department Massage Parlor Sweep Nets Two Arrests, Five Citations

A recent sweep of Santa Clarita Valley massage parlors led to five citations and two prostitution arrests, a Sheriff’s Department official said Monday.The two prostitution arrests happened at separate locations. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. Linda Ditrich, of Stevenson Ranch, was arrested on a prostitution charge at Aqua Pearl Day ...

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Chamber of Commerce President Fred Arnold’s Vision For 2013

Chamber of Commerce President Fred Arnold's Vision For 2013

American Family Funding’s Certified Mortgage Consultant Fred Arnold was installed as president of the Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce board during their annual awards and installation dinner, Jan. 18. Arnold succeeds Stay Green’s CEO Chris Angelo.At the ceremony, Arnold outlined goals that included leadership development, strengthening partnerships and helping U.S. military veterans find jobs. “This city is not about ...

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Santa Clarita Looks To Raise Awareness Of 911 Good Samaritan Act

Santa Clarita Looks To Raise Awareness Of 911 Good Samaritan Act

 More than 100 residents walked from just outside City Council Chambers to Westfield Valencia Town Center on Saturday in recognition of a new law that was passed, in hopes of fighting a rising national problem with opiates. The City Hall-to-the-mall route was intended to raise awareness, not funds, in an effort to battle opiate addiction with a new law that ...

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McKeon Praises New Mt. Andrea Lawrence Act Honoring Olympian

McKeon Praises New Mt. Andrea Lawrence Act Honoring Olympian

NEWS RELEASECongressman Howard “Buck” McKeon praised the passage of S. 925, legislation naming a peak in the Eastern Sierra in honor of Andrea Mead Lawrence, a local hero in the Mammoth Mountain area.  S.925 is a companion bill to Congressman McKeon’s House version, H.R. 1818 and passed last night by a vote of 408-7. This bill is now headed to President ...

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Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station Crime Reports 12/31 to 1/6

Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station Crime Reports 12/31 to 1/6

  Below are reports from the different Sheriff zone’s throughout the Santa Clarita Valley. The Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station divides its coverage into eight zones, seven of which are in the Santa Clarita Valley, listed in alphabetical order. (Gorman is the eighth). Below is a summary of incidents that took place in the last week in the SCV: Here’s ...

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UPDATE: 5 Freeway Open Through The Grapevine

UPDATE: 5 Freeway Open Through The Grapevine

According to the CHP the 5 Northbound and Southbound have been reopened between Parker Road in Castaic and Highway 138.  Update 10 a.m. California Highway Patrol officers are escorting vehicles through the Grapevine on Interstate 5, after several hours of closures left traffic severely congested. “It’s backed up and they’re probably keeping it at about 35-45 miles per hour, so ...

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UPDATE: Hundreds Support Impromptu Canyon Country Vigil For Alarid

UPDATE: Hundreds Support Impromptu Canyon Country Vigil For Alarid

Hundreds turned out Wednesday to an impromptu candlelight vigil for Sarah Alarid at Todd Longshore Park in Canyon Country. Alarid’s body was found by a Sheriff’s Department’s helicopter Wednesday more than 350 feet down a ravine near mile marker 7.98 of Sand Canyon Road in the Angeles National Forest. The discovery followed a seven-day search that involved thousands of fliers ...

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Sarah Alarid’s Body Identified Days After Her Disappearance

Sarah Alarid's Body Identified Days After Her Disappearance

Updated 2:45 p.m. The body found has been identified as Sarah Alarid, said Lt. Dave Dolson of the Sheriff’s Department’s Homicide Bureau.  Sarah Alarid’s body was found near her vehicle, which was located by the Sheriff’s Department’s aero bureau at around 9:15 a.m. “It appears that Miss Alarid was ejected from the vehicle,” Dolson said. “All indications are at this ...

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Santa Clarita City Officials Discuss ‘Double Taxation,’ Mayor Choice

Santa Clarita City Officials Discuss 'Double Taxation,' Mayor Choice

 City officials formally approved their Historic Preservation Ordinance, decided to protest a county tax and voted down a return to a mayoral rotation at Tuesday’s meeting. Before city officials discussed the action items on the agenda, they took a moment to honor Saugus High’s boys and girls cross country teams — city officials honored the boys team with a certificate ...

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State Superintendent Calls For Changes That Could Alter Testing In SCV Schools

State Superintendent Calls For Changes That Could Alter Testing In SCV Schools

State superintendent Tom Torlakson issued recommendations for a massive overhaul of standardized testing that will be taking place at all California public schools, in a news conference Tuesday. The move is part of California’s alignment with the national Common Core State Standards, a new academic consortium of 45 states that are developing national standards for academic achievement.  Locally, Superintendent Marc ...

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