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High School Officials Take Another Look At Areas For Voter Districts

The Hart district created a third option for voter districts under a new ballot alignment proposed by governing board members in response to concerns during the public comment portion, officials said

The Hart district created a third option for voter districts under a new ballot alignment proposed by governing board members in response to concerns during the public comment portion, officials said. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. The district is in the process of gathering public input in the process, with a law ...

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Paul Walker Family Sues Roger Rodas Family For $1.8M

The family of Paul Walker is suing the estate of Roger Rodas for almost $2 million, according to a lawsuit filed in Los Angeles Superior Court.

The family of Paul Walker is suing the estate of Roger Rodas for almost $2 million, according to a lawsuit filed in Los Angeles Superior Court. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. Judge David Cunningham set a hearing date for Jan. 27, according to court records. The father of “Fast and the Furious” ...

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Feds Close Complaint Against Canyon High Softball Field

Federal officials closed a Title IX gender discrimination complaint against Canyon High, after learning Hart district officials identified 10 improvements that “substantially coincide” with items raised in the complaint.

Federal officials closed a Title IX gender discrimination complaint against the Canyon High softball field, after learning Hart district officials identified 10 improvements that “substantially coincide” with items raised in the complaint. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. William S. Hart Union High School District officials either completed or anticipate the completion of ...

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UPDATE: Court Upholds Cumulative Voting In Santa Clarita Lawsuit

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Updates with quote from city attorney A superior court judge again upheld the legality of cumulative voting, which was questioned in a statement by city of Santa Clarita attorneys. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. The move led to speculation in open court Monday that a new lawsuit challenging the legality of cumulative voting ...

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Hart District Mapping Out Potential For Future Elections

Hart District Mapping Out Potential For Future Elections

Hart district officials released maps for what the junior high and high school district might look like in future elections, if they abandon at-large votes in favor of trustee areas. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. District maps were drawn by a firm selected by attorneys for the William S. Hart Union High School District, ...

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Auditors Continue Probe Of Einstein Academy Charter School Finances

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Almost one year after county officials requested an audit for Einstein Academy charter school, experts are still investigating “complaints alleging fiscal mismanagement,” officials said. In a letter dated Oct. 28, 2013, Los Angeles County Superintendent Arturo Delgado stated that a Fiscal Crisis and Management Assistance Team would be requested to investigate the “extraordinary request.” “We consider this to be an extraordinary ...

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District Sued Over Canyon High Softball Field Before Complaint

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 A Golden Valley softball player hurt last April filed a lawsuit about a Canyon High softball field about six months before officials were accused of gender inequity regarding the school’s baseball and softball facilities, according to court documents. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. A lawsuit filed Jan. 3 alleges the William S. Hart Union High School ...

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Judge Asks Einstein Academy To Seek New Approval For Charter

Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station deputies arrested a Santa Clarita kidnapping suspect Thursday who had 12 previous convictions, according to court records.

Ed. note: This is a breaking story and more information will be posted as it becomes available. A judge Thursday ordered Einstein Academy to seek a new charter petition from the Acton Agua Dulce Unified School District, officials said. Officials on both sides claimed a win, with both Newhall School District and Einstein Academy officials happy with the move. “We ...

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Wrongful Death Lawsuit Against City, Teen Drivers Due Back

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A lawsuit claiming two Canyon Country men and the city are liable for a Santa Clarita teen’s wrongful death in an alleged 2012 street race is due back in court in December, officials said. Dakota Demott was killed the night of Jan. 10, 2012, when Demott and Colt Doherty were traveling in a Ford Mustang at a high rate of ...

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