Community Stories

Zonta to host ‘Empower Hour’

News release  You are invited to join with Zonta Club of Santa Clarita Valley on Monday at 6 p.m. for the club’s Empower Hour, presented by The i-5 Freedom Network,

LARC pipeline moving forward

After years of trucking in water, LARC Ranch residents are finally set to get a permanent water supply via a pipeline being built with the

Laurene Weste | Be prepared for wildfires

The Santa Clarita Valley is famously known for its beautiful mountains, national forest, and open space and parks. However, the city is also infamous for something less appealing: heat and wildfires. Our city

New Eagle Scouts honored

News release   Boy Scouts Troop 2222 celebrated with an Eagle Court of Honor at Placerita Nature Center along with troop leaders, friends and family on Sept. 18. Many

Hart district honors Teachers of the Year

News release   The 16 William S. Hart Union High School District Teachers of the Year for the 2021/22 school year were recognized by the governing board during a recent meeting.  The district Teacher of

Seniors hit the jackpot

Seniors gathered at the Bella Vida Santa Clarita Valley Senior Center Tuesday for the center’s monthly afternoon of bingo event. Participants donned masks and headed

An international 100th birthday

From Switzerland to Santa Clarita, family and friends came from near and far to celebrate an incredible milestone in Ann DeGraaf’s life: her 100th birthday.  DeGraaf said it

A lyrical call to action

While Santa Clarita resident Tina Sisay has been singing for most of her life, it wasn’t until recently she took it upon herself to use

‘Student Art Show’ at the SCAA Gallery

News release  Santa Clarita Artists Association announced its first high school gallery show, the “Student Art Show” will be on display until Oct. 12.   Students were given an opportunity to

‘Calaveras Literarias’ to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month

News release  The Santa Clarita Public Library invites the community to “Calaveras Literarias” with Gloria Arjona. The event is scheduled to be held 1 p.m. Sunday at the Newhall Community Center, 22421 Market St.   Calaveras Literarias is