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Attorney Pleads No Contest In Castaic Jail Drug Smuggling

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A Sherman Oaks attorney pleaded “no contest” to smuggling heroin to into the North County Correctional Facility in Castaic, officials said Wednesday. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. He reportedly smuggled $30,000 worth of heroin inside a greeting card he delivered to one his clients  in 2012. Stephen Beecher, 63, returns to court ...

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EPA Proposes Stronger Air Quality Standards In Los Angeles County

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While the Santa Clarita Valley may have a good air quality index rating, Environmental Protection Agency officials are proposing to strengthen air quality standards in Los Angeles County. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. Based on extensive recent scientific evidence about the harmful effects of ground-level ozone, or smog, EPA is proposing to ...

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County Supervisor Antonovich To Name Solis Vice Chair

County Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich plans to appoint Supervisor-elect Hilda Solis as chair pro-tem, or vice chair, Tuesday when he takes the helm as Los Angeles County mayor, according to the county agenda.

By Leon Worden | SCVNews.com County Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich plans to appoint Supervisor-elect Hilda Solis as chair pro-tem, or vice chair, Tuesday when he takes the helm as Los Angeles County mayor, according to the county agenda. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. As chairman of the county’s Board of Supervisors, Antonovich ...

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Target Employee Under Investigation For Alleged Changing Room Photos

A man arrested Friday after he was accused of taking pictures of a woman in a Target changing room was released Monday, after the District Attorney’s Office declined to press charges, officials said.

The case against a Target employee arrested Friday after being accused of taking pictures of a woman in a changing room is still under investigation Monday, according to the District Attorney’s Office. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. Ricky Alexander Torres, 21, was placed under a citizen’s arrest Friday, after a woman accused ...

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Chiquita Canyon Landfill Expansion Still Seeking Val Verde Support

Chiquita Canyon Landfill Expansion Still Seeking Val Verde Suppo

 A Chiquita Canyon landfill expansion project could go before the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors in spring of next year, according to county officials. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox.  The 639-acre landfill site, which is owned by Waste Connections and permitted for about 257 acres of waste, is looking to double ...

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City of Santa Clarita Discusses The Enhanced Watershed Plan

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City of Santa Clarita officials are hosting an open house event Nov. 13 at 5:30 p.m. for residents and businesses to inform them about the development of the Enhanced Watershed Plan. The event is taking place at the Old Town Newhall Library and free to the public, officials said. Attendees will be informed of the concepts for the plan that ...

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Voter Registration Deadline Is Oct. 20

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California residents must register to vote by Monday, Oct. 20 in order to participate in the upcoming Nov. 4 general election, according to California Secretary of State Debra Bowen. Don’t miss a thing. Get breaking Santa Clarita news alerts delivered right to your inbox. Voter registration closes 15 days prior to any California election. “Registering to vote is one of the easiest ...

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Los Angeles County Supervisors Extend Sheriff’s ICE Program

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Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors approved an agreement Tuesday to extend an ICE program that focuses on identifying convicted criminals who are in the country illegally. The United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement, or ICE, program involves trained custody assistants identifying these criminals prior to their release from county jail. Qualified offenders are then assessed for deportation and/or federal ...

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County To Give $3M To Support New SCV Senior Center

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Los Angeles County plans to set at least $3 million aside for a new SCV Senior Center, a representative for Supervisor Michael Antonovich said Thursday. Supervisors approved $2.5 million in funding at their weekly meeting Tuesday in Los Angeles, said Tony Bell, Antonovich’s spokesman. Another $500,000 is expected to be allocated in January, when budgets are re-evaluated, he said. No deal ...

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County To Give $3M To Support New SCV Senior Center

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Los Angeles County plans to set at least $3 million aside for a new SCV Senior Center, a representative for Supervisor Michael Antonovich said Thursday. Supervisors approved $2.5 million in funding at their weekly meeting Tuesday in Los Angeles, said Tony Bell, Antonovich’s spokesman. Another $500,000 is expected to be allocated in January, when budgets are re-evaluated, he said. No deal ...

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