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Environmental Group Honors Don Mullally With Towsley Canyon Recognition

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Santa Clarita Valley officials and environmental activists recently recognized the contributions of longtime local biologist and naturalist Don Mullally, naming the Towsley Canyon Loop the Don Mullally Trail. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. Santa Clarita Mayor Laurene Weste, as well as representatives from the Santa Monica Mountains Conservancy, Sierra Club and ...

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Editorial: The Big Myth About The Soledad Canyon Mine

Editorial: The Big Myth About The Soledad Canyon Mine

BY ANDREW G. FRIED You would think that a big push to develop a massive gravel mine would at least be backed up by one significant factor: The need for one. As we’ve written previously, the proposed 56-million-ton CEMEX mine, just outside the City of Santa Clarita, would cause significant and irreversible impacts on the wildlife corridors in and around the ...

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COC Chancellor Van Hook Will Be Honored By Emblem Academy

COC Chancellor Van Hook Will Be Honored By Emblem Academy

College of the Canyons Chancellor Dr. Van Hook will be honored Wednesday by Emblem Academy during the Santa Clarita Educational Consortium (SCEEC) Community Mixer and Garden Dedication Ceremony. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. Van Hook has dedicated her efforts to provide residents with increased access to educational opportunities, according to ...

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College Of The Canyons Hosting ‘Green Up’ Environmental Leadership Conference

College Of The Canyons Hosting 'Green Up' Environmental Leadership Conference

College of the Canyons is teaming up with the Santa Clarita Environmental Consortium to host the first annual environmental leadership conference, “Green Up: Community Action and Education.” Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. The event will take place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 12 in the Dr. Dianne ...

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Water Agency Offers Rebates For High Efficiency Toilets

Water Agency Offers Rebates For High Efficiency Toilets

The Castaic Lake Water Agency (CLWA) and the Santa Clarita Family of Water Suppliers are offering rebates of up to $80 to property owners who install high-efficiency toilets in homes and buildings built prior to 1993. These rebates are available for single family and multi-family residential properties and commercial accounts as long as funds are available. “Other than outdoor irrigation, ...

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