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Santa Clarita News

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    Mock Explosions To Take Place Tonight

    Residents asked to stay calm

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    Recycling For Life

    How your cans and bottles can help make a difference

    This Saturday, August 4th from 9:00am-11:00am will be the third and final Recycle for Life event of the summer in honor of Evan Hutchison.


    This event will once again be held at Highlands Elementary.


    All empty beverage containers are needed to help raise money for the Evan Hutchison Fund. 


    Heart Patient Looks To Take Part In 5-K Run/Walk

    Local man feels prepared


    As John March worked in the yard of his Valencia home on Saturday, August 7, 2004, he felt what seemed like a bad bout of indigestion.
    March went inside his house, took an aspirin and then a bath to try to relieve his discomfort. As he rose from the tub, he noticed his energy progressively depleting.

    Mercado-Fortine Will Run For Re-Election

    Hart board incumbent hoping to sit for another term

    As the W.S. Hart High School Board election nears, the two incumbents who currently hold the seats up for vote have announced their plans to run for re-election.


    Gloria Mercado-Fortine is one of them, having held a spot on the Board for two non-consecutive terms so far.


    Mercado-Fortine is an educational administrator.


    According to her, dealing with the District’s financial overruns is an important task that still needs to be completed.


    Road Work Ahead For Sand Canyon Road

    From now until November, Sand Canyon Road will be under construction.


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    Local Girl Wins UCI World Championship

    7 year-old Madison Martinez wins the World Championships in Canada.


    McKeon Pulls In Money For Palmdale Transportation Center

    Mayor to use funds for parking lot expansion

    Rep. Howard P. “Buck” McKeon announced that $250,000 has been included in the House-passed Transportation-HUD Appropriations bill for the Palmdale Transportation Center’s parking facilities.  The Center opened in April 2005 and has been providing citizens a regional transportation hub offering connections between Antelope Valley Transit Authority local and commuter bus service, Metrolink commuter rail service, Santa Clarita Transit bus service, Greyhound bus service and Amtrak Throughway bus service.

    Bill Set To Include Special Advocate Funding

    Director stresses importance of funds to find foster children permanent homes

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    Bouquet Junction Roadwork To Finish Soon

    Work expedited to move completion date up to August 7th.

    The nightmarish traffic that has consumed drivers headed through the Bouquet Junction in the middle of town is almost over.


    That’s according to Newhall Land Representatives who said that work has been expedited because of traffic problems, and now the project is expected to wrap up on August 7th.  That’s roughly two months earlier than the original October completion date.