Film and TV productions bring revenue and jobs to Santa Clarita. You might run into a film crew any day. Here are productions that are currently shooting in town:
Jews around the world including the Santa Clarita Valley cleaned their houses, cars and offices Monday and cooked furiously in last-minute preparations for the weeklong holiday of Passover, which began at sundown Monday and marks the biblical story of the Israelites' exodus from Egypt.
Authorities say a 15-year-old girl who was struck and killed by a car on the Antelope Valley Freeway near Acton walked into the path of an oncoming car.
Starting this Earth Day, April 22, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service will launch a series of 50 stories for 50 consecutive weekdays that will explore the many ways accelerating climate change is impacting or may impact fish and wildlife across America. No geographic region is immune.
The state awarded Placerita Canyon Nature Center a $1 million grant for installing new exhibits and signs, according to a Los Angeles County statement Friday.
I am most disappointed by the William S. Hart Union High School District board's decision to yet again delay the decision to purchase the site for a high school.
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SCV Helping Hand recipient for the week ending April 17, 2011:
Army Pvt. Keith Mulhern has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.
Cameron Letz has made the Dean's List at California Lutheran University for the fall semester 2010. In order to quality for the Dean's List full-time students must achieve a minimum of a 3.6 grade point average. After graduation Letz plans on living in Japan with the JET program (Japanese English Translator).
Tanner Diaz, a 2009 Honors graduate from William S. Hart High School in Newhall was recently named to the Dean's List at California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, where he is in his second year as an engineering student. He is the son of Ray and Susan Diaz, of Valencia.
Dr. Joel S. Miller of Valencia was awarded a Fellowship in the International Congress of Oral Implantologists at their recent convention in Las Vegas.
Nathan Palmer bridged from a Weblo cub scout in Pack 490 Newhall Boy Scouts. He is the son of David and April Palmer of Castaic. He earned every possible achievement a cub scout can earn.
Army Pvt. Jaclyn M. Avila has graduated from Basic Combat Training at Fort Sill, Lawton, Okla.
Families tossed, paddled and climbed Saturday during the city of Santa Clarita's Youth Sports and Healthy Families Festival at the Santa Clarita Sports Complex.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Adrian Gonzalez tied a season best with five RBIs, including a go-ahead, three-run homer, and the Los Angeles Dodgers defeated the New York Mets 7-4 Saturday night.
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - The Oakland Athletics are hardly relishing being back in a first-place tie with the rival Los Angeles Angels.
Five young women put a spin on the now-famous "ice bucket challenge" in honor of a longtime Santa Clarita resident who has suffered from ALS for 11 years.
LANCASTER (AP) - A man has been arrested on suspicion of killing his brother's friend with a bow and arrow during a dispute at his Lancaster home.
ORTERVILLE (AP) - Hundreds of rural San Joaquin Valley residents no longer can get drinking water from their home faucets because California's extreme drought has dried up their individual wells, government officials and community groups said.
SAN BERNARDINO (AP) - A San Bernardino policeman remained in a medically induced coma Saturday after he was shot in the head by a man who was then killed by another officer in a shootout, police said.
MOUNTAIN VIEW (AP) - A 38-year-old man died Saturday after being shot multiple times backstage during a concert at a popular Silicon Valley venue, authorities said.
NEW YORK (AP) - What if Michael Brown's last moments had been recorded?
WHITTIER (AP) - An Air Force veteran whose body lay lost in the snow of an Alaskan glacier for six decades has been buried with military honors in Whittier.
In addition to upcoming Labor Day traffic, Santa Clarita residents can also expect delays starting Sunday on Interstate 5.
Deputies set up a containment area around Valencia Boulevard and McBean Parkway as they searched for a shoplifter Saturday afternoon, but the man got away.
CLEVELAND (AP) - Olympic champions together, Kevin Love and LeBron James spent the last 30 days waiting to become teammates again.
WHITTIER, Calif. (AP) - An Air Force veteran whose body lay lost in the snow of an Alaskan glacier for six decades has been buried with military honors in California.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Dana Delany had an urge.