A candlelight vigil will be held at Castaic Lake on Monday for Laguna Niguel teenager Bryce Laspisa who went missing on Aug. 30. Bryce went missing near Castaic Lake on his way from Placer County to Laguna Niguel.
The new LASD Parks Bureau Castaic Lake Substation was opened on Wednesday by Los Angeles County Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich, Department of Parks and Recreation Chief Deputy Director John Wicker and Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Parks Bureau Captain Stephen Smith.
CHP officers responded to reports of an abandoned vehicle Friday morning. The vehicle had apparently come off of Lake Hughes Road and rolled 150 feet, coming to rest on the main boat ramp east of Castaic Lake. The incident is still under investigation.
On Saturday, from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m., veterans of Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom will have the chance to fish on Castaic Lake with an experienced bass fisherman, as part of a "Day on the Water."
Despite a decline in boating under the influence fatalities, deputies from the Parks Bureau will increase their presence with traffic stops and BUI sobriety checkpoints at both Castaic Lake and Pyramid Lake this Friday through Sunday.
Upcoming summer events for Santa Clarita families include the Master Chorale's "A Musical Menu" concert and the Senior Center's "Touch-A-Truck" fundraiser. Hurricane Harbor and Castaic Lake are also opening for the season.