Buck McKeon (R-Santa Clarita) has officially announced his nomination today of Holly O’Grady Cook to the independent panel tasked with reviewing and assessing the military’s investigation, prosecution and adjudication of sexual assault cases. The panel, established by the FY2013 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013, will convene its first meeting no later than July 1.
Dozens of Hart district junior high students and their parents listened to a real-life lesson plan that accompanied their reading of “The Diary of Anne Frank” on Monday.
Holocaust survivor Edith Frankie, 82, visited Rio Norte Junior High to speak with a class of eighth-graders Monday. “I’m happy because it was was an experience I could enrich my students with,” said Vickie Kaplan, an eighth-grade teacher. “It is something that they can learn from for their future.”
This is the time of year when those pesky little insects invade our homes and businesses in an orderly, single-file line that somehow turns into a full blown attack. When that happens, we want to get rid of them fast, but we should focus on preventing the ants from getting inside in the first place. However, when that little army does invade, there are safe alternatives to pesticides that would be better to use around our family and pets, and would also be better for our surroundings.
Real Life Church has announced the opening of their new neighborhood gathering place in Newhall. Savia: A Community Partnership, is a 23,000-square-foot center on Newhall Avenue that houses three non-profits: A Light of Hope, Single Mothers Outreach and the Domestic Violence Center, as well as the architect/builder of the project, Focus Buildings.
The Hart High School Winter Guard has achieved a rare accomplishment - an undefeated season. The team was awarded gold medals in the preliminary and final rounds of the Winter Guard Association of Southern California (WGASC) Championships held in April.
Job seekers with a background in social media marketing are invited to attend a free recruitment event at the Santa Clarita WorkSource Center on Wednesday, May 8, 2013 from 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. with View Point 9, a social media marketing company looking to hire consultants and marketing assistants.
Those who enjoy Wine and Business are invited to a mixer here in the Santa Clarita Valley at Salt Creek Grille on May 6th, at 5:15 PM.
This event is free to the public, you must R.S.V.P. for a spot, spaces are very limited. 70 members plan on attending, expecting around 100. This is a great way to get to know other people and expand business.
Art Slam is part of the monthly Thursdays at Newhall events and is designed to attract diverse audiences and art enthusiasts to the City’s growing arts and entertainment district, which is a growing local hot spot.
The art slam event will be this Thursday, May 2, from 7:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m Located on Corner of Lyons Avenue and 9th Street on Main Street in Old Town Newhall.