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Santa Clarita News

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    County Budget Claims To Beef Up Safety Funding

    $22 Billion budget said to support Sheriff, DA

    Los Angeles County Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich issued the following statement on the Chief Administrative Officer’s 2007-08 budget:

    “This budget recognizes the vital need to restore past cuts in public safety that will add an additional 187 positions to the Sheriff’s Department.  The Probation Department will receive 45 new positions and the District Attorney’s Office will have additional 25 positions -- including 14 deputy District Attorneys at several new courts to handle increased workloads.

    Castaic High Inches Towards Development

    Castaic High makes another baby step towards its future development

    On June 19th, another Los Angeles County Planning Commission meeting was held, to try to move forward the plans to build a new high school in Castaic. The school had been on a path to open its doors in 2010, however, that may have been pushed back to 2011 after this latest meeting.

    CHP Issues Challenge

    Can California have a fatality free holiday?

     California Highway Patrol Commissioner Mike Brown has issued a challenge to the motorists this Independence Day holiday; one entire day with no traffic fatalities throughout the state.

    Since 1968, when record keeping began, there have been only three days when death took a holiday from California roadways. The most recent fatal free day was September 12th, 2000. The other two were May 1 1991, and March 11th, 1968.

    NY Man Fights Back Against Pedophile Website

    Local parents head to site to see photos of the man who’s showed up in SCV

     Last week, KHTS ran a story about Jack McClellan, a self confessed pedophile who runs a website devoted to ranking locations around Los Angeles on how good they are for young girl watching.

    Many who responded to our article were disgusted that someone would put information about where to find pre-pubescent girls on the internet, and could legally do so.

    Deputies Looking For Burglary Suspect

    Burglary investigation leads to recovery of stolen property and arrest

    Henry Mayo Summer Blood Drive

    All day blood drive to help local hospital

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    Antonovich Welcomes LA-Palmdale Airport

    First flights make their way to San Francisco


    ImageLos Angeles County Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich and officials from the City of Palmdale, City of Los Angeles, and LAWA welcomed the first flight of United Airlines serving San Francisco from LA-Palmdale Airport.   

    Rep Playhouse In Biggest Theatre Festival

    Local theatre group chosen as on of 52 in county

    Repertory East Playhouse to participate in world’s largest theatre festival!

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    Newhall Re-Striping Nearing Completion

    Portion of San Fernando Road to be renamed "Main Street"

    The downtown Newhall re-striping and signal improvement project is nearing completion, with roadblocks appearing on San Fernando Road and Lyons Avenue in Newhall.

    As the first major capital improvement to help revitalize Newhall is coming to an end, City residents and motorists are beginning to get used to the new traffic patterns throughout the area.

    Bus Route Update

    Route 798 has changed

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