| August 11: ‘Neighborhood Cat Spay, Neuter’ at Castaic Animal Care Center

The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health confirmed 19 new deaths throughout LA County, 4,864 new cases countywide and 146 new cases in the Santa Clarita Valley.

Spectrum announced a $5,000 donation to Single Mothers Outreach through the company’s nationwide community philanthropy program, Spectrum Employee Community Grants.

Single Mothers Outreach Receives $5,000 Community Grant for Spectrum Employees

Sen. Scott Wilk, R-Santa Clarita, announced that more than $2 million in funding from the Housing Navigators program will go to Los Angeles and San Bernardino Counties Child Protective Services.

Wilk: New funds will provide important service to youth in foster care

While we’re in the middle of the long, hot summer days, what better way to beat the heat than to head to the Cube – Ice and Entertainment Center?

Laurene West |  Stay cool, come to the Cube

State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tony Thurmond announced a plan to highlight new grant opportunities available to aspiring mental health clinicians to support California students.

State superintendent secures funding for 10,000 new school counselors

The Santa Clarita Valley Blues Society will host live music on Sunday, August 14 from 5-8 p.m. at the American Legion. The American Legion is located at 24527 Spruce St., Newhall, 91321.

August 14: The SCV Blues Society hosts live music at the American Legion

The Los Angeles County Department of Parks and Recreation invites residents to better connect with the more than 550 miles of beautiful public trails across the county.

County parks, recreation encourage use of public trails

California Department of Public Health Director and State Public Health Officer Dr. Tomás J. Aragón issued a statement Aug. 4 on the national public health emergency declaration regarding the outbreak of monkeypox.

CDPH Responds to National Monkeypox Public Health Emergency Declaration

Castaic Animal Care Center will be accepting cats that need to be spayed or spayed at the neighborhood cat neutering and neutering clinic on Thursday, August 11 at Castaic Animal Care Center.

August 11: 'Neighborhood Cat Spay, Neuter' at Castaic Animal Care Center

The office of California State Senator Scott Wilk, R-Santa Clarita, will host a virtual briefing program with the California Department of Insurance on wildfire preparedness on Wednesday, August 10.

August 10: Wilk Hosts Virtual Wildfire Preparedness Program

The Friends of Lac Castaic will be hosting a “Pride in the Lake” event on Saturday, August 6 starting at 9 a.m.

August 6: Les Amis du lac Castaic organize the “Pride in the Lake” event

The COVID-19 pandemic has interrupted many facets of daily life, including routine health checks, vaccinations and medical examinations.

CDPH urges Californians to catch up on vaccinations, checkups and screenings

1891 – Surrey Post Office established inside Saugus Station; Alexander Fraser, Postmaster [story]

Stamp of Surrey

Foster care is a meaningful way to provide at-risk children with safe and nurturing support and resources to thrive.

August 18: Children's Bureau Foster Parent Zoom Orientation

The Los Angeles County Fire Department fought a brush fire Thursday along Soledad Canyon Road and Commuter Way.

Firefighters battle blaze near Soledad Canyon Road, Commuter Way

Anthony Bell, store manager at CVS Pharmacy on Seco Canyon Road in Santa Clarita, received a 2022 Paragon Award from CVS Health.

Santa Clarita CVS Director Receives Store's Highest Honor

The Valley Industry Association takes a keen interest in our local, state and federal elected officials.

Forum for VIA Accommodation Applicants

Santa Clarita Valley Relay For Life Team “Are You Healed?” is sponsoring a Paint with a Purpose fundraiser on Saturday, August 13, starting at 3 p.m.

August 13: Relay for Life Painting with Purpose

Saugus High School Cheerleading Teams will host a Youth Cheer Clinic Fundraiser on Sunday, September 18, from 1:15-4:30 p.m., for children in kindergarten through eighth grade.

September 18: Saugus High to Host Youth Cheer Clinic

The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health confirmed one new death and 158 new cases in the Santa Clarita Valley on Thursday, with a total of 22 new deaths and 4,930 new cases countywide.

Thursday COVID Roundup: 158 new SCV cases, one additional death

State Sen. Scott Wilk, R-Santa Clarita, announces that his Joint Senate Resolution 5, Protecting Social Security Beneficiaries, passed the Assembly with unanimous support.

Wilk's proposal protecting the Assembly from Social Security passes

1992 – Pardee House (formerly Good Templars Lodge) moved to Heritage Junction/Hart Park [story]

Pardee House

For the tenth consecutive year, Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital has received the Gold Plus Get With The Guidelines Stroke quality award from the American Heart Association.

Henry Mayo is nationally recognized for his commitment to providing high quality stroke care

As many may know, JCI Santa Clarita is a 501(c)(4). When you donate to a 501(c)(4), the donation is not tax deductible.

August 16: JCI Santa Clarita launches new 501(c)(3) Foundation

Benjamin M. Yerger