A local Placerita Canyon oil site believed to once have been part of the New Century Oil Well established in the early 1900s, has been boxed in and plugged by a neighboring property owner, according to Placerita Nature Center officials.
Local non-profit Project Kindle, which sponsors residential and day camps for kids with disabilities, hosted their inaugural Dance Marathon in the Santa Clarita Valley. They are also preparing for their second annual Kindle Ranch Day Camp this June.
Placerita Canyon Nature Center will be hosting their annual Open House and Family Festival on Saturday, May 11 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The event will take place at Placerita Canyon Natural Area on Placerita Canyon Road in Newhall.