Lane closures on the 1-5 Freeway are expected between Pico Canyon Road and the 14 Freeway from Dec. 16 through Dec. 21 due to truck lane construction, according to the California Department of Transportation.
Jersey Mike’s of Santa Clarita is collecting donations of baby items for Help the Children Santa Clarita at all five locations until Dec. 14. The last day of the drive will feature festivities at the Golden Valley location, including a raffle drawing and a Santa Claus photo-op from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
California country musician Suzanne Harper has officially been announced as a finalist in the 32nd annual Texaco Country Showdown, following her win at the Western Regional level competition in November.
Santa Clarita teenage band, KIKstart, plans to perform at the Santa Clarita Street Fair on Dec. 21 in support of Red Cross relief efforts in helping victims of Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines. All proceeds from KIKstart merchandise sales at the event will be donated to the Philippine Red Cross. For more information on the Philippine Red Cross, click here. KIKstart plans to perform cover songs of current artists as well as Christmas music as part of the live entertainment for the monthly Santa Clarita Street Fair.