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    Big Rig Fire Closes North I-5

    Sig Alert Issued For Northbound Lanes

    Traffic on the 5 freeway was snarled Saturday afternoon due to a big rig fire. The fire occurred at approximately 3:15 pm on the northbound side of the I-5 freeway, south of Calgrove Boulevard.

    Thick smoke covered the freeway prompting CHP officials to issue a Sig Alert while Los Angeles County Fire personnel worked to extinguish the burning trailer. 

    As of 5 pm Saturday afternoon, 2 lanes were open northbound while crews continued to mop up. No injuries were reported.


    McKeon Sounds Off On Immigration Bill

    Buck McKeon speaks about the failed Senate Immigration Bill.“Today’s failed Senate bill proves the power of the American people.  The citizensof the 25th Congressional District made their views against amnesty pointedly clearto me, and obviously, this was a call made around the nation and to members of the

    Apple iPhone Arrives In Santa Clarita

    A Useful Tool or Fun Gadget?

    Written by Mike Dowler

    Friday, June 29, 2007


    A crowd of about 100 braved the summer heat Thursday and Friday to become the first Santa Clarita residents to own the coveted Apple iphone.

    The $600 price tag did not deter folks from gathering in front of the AT&T store on Valencia Blvd as early as 6 PM Thursday.

    The highly anticipated iphone, which went on sale across the country Friday, is the latest product by Apple. It is a cell phone, ipod, camera and Wi-Fi capable web browser all in one.

    Rudy Giuliani Gathers Support At Local Fundraiser

    Assemblyman Cameron Smyth hosted fundraiser for Presidential Candidate Rudy Giuliani

    Man Barricades Self In Stevenson Ranch Hotel

    UPDATE: Swat Team breaks in and arrests suspect

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    Wilk Kicks Off COC Board Campaign

    Appointed last year, Scott Wilk is getting an early start for the election

    ImageGetting an early start, a fundraiser was held for Scott Wilk, who will be running for a spot on the College of the Canyons Board of Trustees.

    The publicly elected position is one Wilk is already serving, although he came to his seat by way of special circumstances.

    DUI Checkpoint Tonight

    Some delays will be experienced in an undisclosed location

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    2007 Valley Industrial Association Winners Chosen

    Many attend VIA Bash to see recipients receive their award 

    The Valley Industrial Association (VIA) announced the recipients of this year’s annual VIA awards at their signature event, the VIA Bash, on June 22, 2007.  This year’s recipients were Randy Moberg with LBW Insurance and Financial Services awarded Volunteer of the Year, The Loose Goose awarded Rising Star, College of the Canyons awarded Business of the Year, and a special Lifetime Achievement recognition awarded to Connie Worden-Roberts.


    Young Guitarist Highlights Blues Concert

    The LEXUS of Valencia Jazz & Blues Concert Series

    Friday, June 29th, 7:00 - 9:30 pm on Town Center Drive at McBean Pkwy. The concerts take place in the street just outside of the Hyatt in Valencia.

    Great music, food & beverages (beer and wine for the adults), activities for the kids, and admission is free!

    This Friday night, the Castaic Lake Water District
    “Taking Pride in Serving Excellent Quality Water to the SCV”
    presents...Gino Matteo