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Politically, Racially Motivated Attacks Across The Country Cause Echoes Of Victim Solidarity From Santa Clarita

With the alleged racially-motivated attack that killed ten in New York last Saturday and a reported politically-motivated killing in Laguna Woods on Sunday, six Santa Clarita organizations are honoring the lives lost by the hands of civil unrest and gun violence this weekend.  News of the grocery store shooting in Buffalo, New York last weekend reverberated across the country after ...

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Bridge To Home Shelter Donation Announced By City Council, Supervisor Barger

On Friday, Los Angeles County Supervisor Kathryn Barger and City of Santa Clarita officials met at City Hall to announce a donation to Bridge to Home. A Bridge To Home homeless shelter donation was announced this week by Supervisor Barger and the Santa Clarita City Council. “This joint announcement will demonstrate the valuable collaboration and the unwavering partnership that we ...

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SCV Sheriff’s Detectives Investigating Suspicious Vehicle Lingering Around Saugus Parks, Schools

Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s detectives are investigating reports that have residents on high alert regarding a suspicious vehicle caught lingering around parks and schools in the Saugus area.  On Thursday, the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station announced that they were “aware” of the community concerns surrounding a man seen driving a White Lexus and lingering near Santa Clarita Park and ...

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Community Rallies Behind Santa Clarita Deputy Who Lost Home, Four Dogs In Electrical Fire

Deputies with the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station set-up a GoFundMe for their brother in the force who lost his home and four dogs in an electrical fire while on-duty Thursday night.  Deputy David Delgado was on-duty at the time, protecting the Santa Clarita Valley community when he received a call just after 8 p.m. that his house had caught ...

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Saugus High School Salutatorian Awarded Water Policy Diversity Scholarship

Salutatorian of the Saugus High School 2022 graduating class, Shelby Negosian was awarded the inaugural Arthur L. Littleworth Diversity Scholarship for her interest and experience in water policy.  Having submitted transcripts, multiple letters of recommendation and an explanation of how she plans to advance the field of water throughout her lifetime, the Santa Clarita student was officially selected as the ...

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California Voters: How To Return Your Ballot

Vote By Mail Ballot LA County

For California voters seeking to return their completed ballots, including those in the Santa Clarita Valley, there are several different methods to help make sure yours is accounted for.  All active registered California voters have been sent a vote-by-mail ballot with a prepaid, first-class postage return envelope for the June 7, 2022, Primary Election, said California Secretary of State.  “You ...

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Plum Canyon Elementary Holds Ribbon Cutting For New Classroom Building

Parents and educators enjoyed self-guided tours, refreshments and games at the ribbon cutting ceremony for Plum Canyon Elementary School’s newest classroom building and science lab on Thursday. Members of the Plum Canyon Elementary School community gathered in front of the newest classroom building on campus — which has been in use for a year — for a ribbon cutting Thursday ...

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Santa Clarita Master Chorale Announces Final Concert For The Season

The Santa Clarita Master Chorale announced its final concert for the 2021-2022 season, “The Roaring 20’s,” is set to take the stage next month. This concert is expected to celebrate choral gems that resounded in their respective “’20s,” beginning with Palestrina in 1520, said Katherine Rotim, spokesperson for the Santa Clarita Master Chorale.  “We work our way through the centuries ...

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Hart District Students Honored For Videos Entered In Santa Clarita PSA Contest

The Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station hosted an awards ceremony for local high school video production students Thursday to honor their work in creating community public service announcements. Thursday, students, staff, and deputies from the SCV Station gathered for an awards ceremony honoring the two William S. Hart Union High School District students for their efforts in creating PSAs to ...

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Valencia Man Found Guilty For Involuntary Manslaughter After Strangling Boyfriend   

A Santa Clarita man was found guilty of involuntary manslaughter in the killing of his boyfriend.  On Wednesday Christian Ortiz, was found not guilty for murder, but guilty for involuntary manslaughter  for strangling Brayan “Brian” Rodriguez, 20, and hiding his body at a Valencia home in September 2017, according to Ricardo Santiago, spokesperson for the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s ...

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