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Santa Clarita Valley Enterprise Zone Benefits End

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The Santa Clarita Valley Enterprise Zone officially ended benefits to local businesses on Dec. 31 due to California eliminating the entire program, officials announced Monday. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. On June 25, 2013, the State Senate of California passed a proposal to eliminate Enterprise Zones in California, according to a news ...

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Sen. Barbara Boxer Says She Won’t Run For Reelection

Sen. Barbara Boxer announced Thursday that she will not run for reelection in 2016, setting up a big money political battle for her seat in the nation's most populous state.

Story courtesy of CNN News Sen. Barbara Boxer announced Thursday that she will not run for reelection in 2016, setting up a big money political battle for her seat in the nation’s most populous state. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. Boxer, the 74-year-old Democratic junior Senator from California, said that she is ...

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Sharon Runner Eyes Knight’s 21st District State Senate Seat

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With Congressman-elect Steve Knight expected to step down from his state Senate seat in the next week, former state Sen. Sharon Runner announced Tuesday she’s taking steps toward another campaign run. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. Knight has yet to make a formal announcement — so the race has yet to be ...

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Scott Wilk Named GOP Caucus Chair In Assembly

Assemblyman Scott Wilk is gearing up for his second term in Sacramento with several committee appointments that will help him serve his Santa Clarita Valley constituency, he said.

Courtesy of Assemblyman Scott Wilk’s office 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. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. “Kristin Olsen is an energetic and dynamic leader who has a positive vision ...

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CLWA Encourages Water Restriction; Despite Rain, Drought Continues.

Santa Clarita Residents Show Concern Over Medians, Watering

California Department of Water Resources announced a “gloomy” water supply forecast Monday, talks drought.  Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. According to the 2015 allocation projections released by the DWR, contractors that buy water from the State Water Project (SWP), including Castaic Lake Water Agency, can currently expect only 10 percent of their ...

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$16.7 Million To Help With Drought, Santa Clara River Chloride Levels

Santa Clarita Residents Show Concern Over Medians, Watering

California officials award $16.7 million to help Santa Clarita Valley reduce the chloride levels in the Santa Clara River. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. The drought relief grant from Proposition 84 funds will also help pay for a trio of projects, according to news release. “In collaboration with the local water retailers, ...

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Important Information For Election Day This November

State Sen. Fran Pavley, D-Agoura Hills, touted membership to several Senate committees for the current legislative session in Sacramento, according to officials.

Voting for the General Election for the state of California is coming up and here are a few key points to know about the election. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. There are almost five million registered voters in the Los Angeles County, 292 candidates and 39 measures on the ballot this year, ...

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‘Yes Means Yes’ Sexual Assault Bill Passed By Gov. Jerry Brown

Gov. Jerry Brown signed a bill to make California the first state to define “yes means yes” and to change the way colleges handle sexual assault cases, officials said Sunday. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. “I think its very important this came out, ” said Linda Davies, executive director of ...

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Gov. Jerry Brown Signs Bill To Ban Plastic Bags In California

Gov. Jerry Brown Signs Bill To Ban Plastic Bags In California

Gov. Jerry Brown signed a statewide plastic bag ban into law Tuesday. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. “This bill is a step in the right direction – it reduces the torrent of plastic polluting our beaches, parks and even the vast ocean itself,” Brown wrote in a signing message. “We’re ...

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DMV To Open New Offices, Hire More Staff For Undocumented Drivers

DMV To Open New Offices, Hire More Staff For Undocumented Drivers

California Department of Motor Vehicles officials have attended more than 80 public outreach events across the state and provided an update on the status of AB 60 on Friday with plans for new field offices, additional staff and training, license design and regulations detailing documents required to prove identity and residence.

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