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    Sheriff's Grant Sought By City

    City Asks for Public Comments on Application

    The City of Santa Clarita will be submitting a grant application for the Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant offered by the Bureau of Justice Assistance, in the amount of $35,545, and is inviting public comments on the proposal.

    The City and the Sheriff’s Department are committed to improving community safety, and recognize the need for proactive law enforcement and community policing.  These grant funds will augment the resources already provided by the City to ensure community safety.

    Memorial Day Has Meaning

    Often overlooked, Memorial Day gives us a chance to remember those who fight for us

    The Unites States of America may be relatively young compared to others in the world; however our story is that of great reverence.

    We were built by simple, common men and women who offered up their lives in exchange for a glimmer of hope that their children could live in a place where dreams reach out and touch reality in ways not thought possible.

    First Measure M Bonds Sold

    $80 million on its way

    The first bonds from Measure M, the College of the Canyons general obligation bonds approved by voters in November 2006, were sold last week, yielding nearly $80 million for new buildings and facilities upgrades at both campuses.

    The bonds went to market May 17 with 40-year maturities overall and a rate of 4.825 percent, which is a very good rate and a low cost of borrowing for the College. The net proceeds to the District will be $79,997,270 on May 30.

    Important Parking Info For Local Graduations

    A few pieces of information to make graduation day as hassle free as possible

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    Calling for all those with A negative blood

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    County And City Team Up To Hit The Beach

    $4 gets you to Santa Monica and back

    The Santa Clarita Valley Summer Beach Bus service is starting early this year. Beginning Memorial Day, Monday, May 28, residents in the Santa Clarita Valley can ride the Summer Beach Bus to Santa Monica Beach during the summer months.

    Antonovich Takes On Welfare Fraud

    "Data Mining" technology aims to fix problems with system

    To curb welfare fraud, Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich introduced a motion to provide fraud detection and prevention training to all County staff who administer public assistance programs and incorporate “data mining” technology in the Department of Public and Social Services Data warehouse.

    SCV Chamber Of Commerce Endorses Open Space

    18-22% Increase in Property Values Projected With Open Space District

    At the May Board of Directors meeting of the Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce, the board unanimously approved a resolution of support for the Open Space Preservation District Initiative. Initiative Chair, Laurene Weste provided the organization’s leadership with an overview of the proposal. By in large, this effort would authorize the City of Santa Clarita to buy undeveloped land within the Santa Clarita

    Bouquet Junction Improvement Set To Begin

    Lane Closures to Begin in June as Roadway Widening Gets Underway

    Beginning in  June, motorists traveling through Bouquet Junction may experience some delays as work commences on vitally needed traffic improvements to help improve traffic flow through the City of Santa Clarita.

    Swallowtail Misdirection

    Nature in Santa Clarita, it’s not what you look at but what you see

    -Wendy Langhans