Alerts Button
E-Alerts
Podcasts Button
Podcasts
Movies
Movies
Youtube Button
Youtube
Traffic Button
Traffic
ListenLive Button
ListenLive

Thursday

Increasing Clouds
Increasing Clouds
High: 86 °F
Low: 60 °F

Friday

Partly Sunny
Partly Sunny
High: 82 °F
Low: 62 °F

Saturday

Mostly Sunny
Mostly Sunny
High: 82 °F
Low: 61 °F

Archived News

2013 Archive
2012 Archive
2011 Archive
2010 Archive
2009 Archive
2008 Archive
2007 Archive
2006 Archive
2005 Archive
2003 Archive

Hart, Valencia Move On In CIF Softball Playoffs

Hart’s Jessica Shults hit a solo home run in the bottom of the sixth inning and it proved to be all the offense her team needed in a 1-0 win over Trabuco Hills in the first round of the CIF Southern Section Division I playoffs.

Destiny Rodino threw a one-hitter, struck out eight and walked only one. The only hit she gave up was a single in the fourth inning.

In other first round CIF playoff games, Valencia’s freshman pitcher Carly Mortensen took a no-hitter into the seventh inning in an 8-0 win over Agoura. Mortensen ended up throwing a one-hitter in her playoffs debut.

Small Fire At Newhall Coffee

Fire crews respond to equipment flare up.

Newhall Roasting Co., a local coffee producer, had to call in the Los Angeles County Fire Department just before 5:00 p.m. Thursday, after a large roaster caused a fire.

The fire was contained to the individual roaster, and the sprinkler system went off. No injuries were reported. 

"Angels & Demons": Not An Angel, But No Demon Either

Tom Hanks and director Ron Howard are back with the latest in a movie franchise born out of "The Da Vinci Code."  While I did not like "The Da Vinci Code", I did find "Angels and Demons" to be a far superior movie for many basic reasons.


Sponsored By:

Small Fire At Newhall Coffee

Newhall Roasting Co., a local coffee producer, had to call in the Los Angeles County Fire Department just before 5:00 p.m. Thursday, after a large roaster caused a fire.

The fire was contained to the individual roaster, and the sprinkler system went off. No injuries were reported. 

Terminator Salvation Coaster Opens At Magic Mountain

 

The Machines took over part of Magic Mountain today, luring about 100 people to “Terminator Salvation: The Ride,” the newest roller coaster at the park.

 

Ultrasound Pictures Now A Lot Cooler

Stork Vision, a prenatal imaging center, has opened its doors here in Santa Clarita.

 

Their grand opening on May 14 featured information about the imaging process, an open house and a raffle.

 

Stork Vision provides the traditional 2-D ultrasound images, but also takes the images to another level with 3-D and 4-D imaging.

 

City, COC Agree On PAC Funding

A special joint meeting of the College of the Canyons Board of Trustees and the Santa Clarita City Council resulted in the approval of a new partnership between the two with regards to the Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center (PAC).

The City had originally donated $2.4 million during the construction of the Performing Arts Center, and contributed $20,000 per year towards the Managing Director's salary. In return, the City was given priority dates for the PAC stage, and they distributed them to local performing arts groups.

Despite Industry Loses, One Local Bank Running At Full Speed

The bank, and their parent company Mission Valley Bankcorp, have announced that their first quarter earnings are up 490 percent from 2008.

 

 

Memorial Day: Then And Now


Note:
An annual memorial ceremony is held each year at Eternal Valley in Santa Clarita. More information on that event is listed at the end of this article.

These days, Memorial Day has become synonymous with the beginning of summer. A three-day weekend, warm weather and plenty of pool parties usually have us all celebrating what's to come.

But Memorial Day was designed to honor what has already passed; the American soldiers lost in war.

Large Vehicle Fire In Valencia Put Out

UPDATE: Thursday, May 21st at 12:45 p.m.

Emergency crews have knocked down a large motorhome fire at RC Storage on Rye Canyon Road near Avenue Scott.

The location of the blaze was a storage facility for motorhomes, and Los Angeles County Fire officials report that there were no injuries resulting from the incident. Only one motorhome was damaged.

When the fire was fully involved, thick, black smoke was visible from all areas in western Valencia and the Industrial Center.

The fire took about 15 minutes to extinguish.