Two upcoming fundraisers to support Special Olympics Southern California, are scheduled for September and October. Guests can enjoy a day of golf at the Valencia Country Club or a Chili Cook-off with the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department.
Businesses can still take advantage of hiring credits and tax breaks through the Santa Clarita Valley Enterprise Zone before the program ends on Dec. 31. The Enterprise Zone is holding a free seminar at College of the Canyons.
College of the Canyons will host its sixth annual Non-Profit Fair on Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2013, which will provide students and community members the opportunity to learn how they can help further the cause of a particular non-profit through volunteering.
Presented by the college’s Service-Learning program, the fair will take place from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the college’s Student Center, located on the Valencia campus. Admission is free and open to the public.
The College of the Canyons Health & Wellness Center will host a free Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) training event designed to provide students and community members with the tools and training needed to identify, understand and respond to signs of mental illnesses and substance abuse.
The training event will take place from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 20, in Student Center, Room 128, located on the college’s Valencia campus.
The Hart School District is hosting a SCV School and Community Violence Prevention Forum on Thursday, August 22, 2013 from 7-9 pm in the Valencia High School Theater. The free forum is open to parents, teachers, staff and community members and includes presentations by several experts and a question and answer segment with a local panel including law enforcement officials.
The question frequently on the minds of parents, teachers and community members is "What If?" following the recent incidents of school violence nationwide.
Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station deputies arrested private security guard Aleksei Ilnitskiy on Friday, Aug. 9 for reportedly stealing an Apple iMac computer from Golden Oak Community School in Canyon Country.
Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station deputies, in cooperation with California Highway Patrol and more than 100 local police departments, are stepping up DUI enforcement through the end of summer until Monday, Sept. 2.
The City of Santa Clarita will host the third annual Heroin Kills Symposium on Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at 6:30 p.m. at the Santa Clarita Activities Center located at 20880 Centre Pointe Parkway. The Symposium is free and open to the public.
Road closures on the southbound I-5 between Pico Canyon Road/Lyons Avenue and the Antelope Valley Freeway (SR-14) have been planned by the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans). Implemented closures are due to the construction of a truck lane.