| The city launches the artistic program “Places with Spaces”

1888 – Creation of the Acton post office; Richard E. Nickel, Postmaster [story]

1882 – Author Helen Hunt Jackson visits Rancho Camulos; inspiration for the novel “Ramona” [story]

His Highness Jackson

Los Angeles County Assessor Jeff Prang announced a confirmation effort with county public health officials that will include free COVID-19 vaccinations, boosters and PCR testing at three district offices on Monday, 24 January, Wednesday January 26 and Sunday January 30.

Free COVID PCR Tests, Vaccines Offered at LA County Assessor Offices

1839 – Governor Juan B. Alvarado gives most of the SCV to Mexican Army Lt. Antonio del Valle. [story]

Diseno map

The Castaic Union School District is proud to announce that the Jene Fielder Trust Scholarship Program is now accepting applications. The program is open to past and present Castaic Middle School students.

Castaic Union School District Announces Jene Fielder Trust Scholarship Program

The Los Angeles County Department of Animal Care and Control will partner with the Best Friends Animal Society to encourage county residents to “Live Big” with Adopt a Big Dog Special Discounts for Large Dogs through January 31 .

LA County Animal Care & Control offers big dog adoption discounts

The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health on Friday confirmed 65 additional deaths and 43,091 new cases of COVID-19 countywide, with 63,320 total cases in the Santa Clarita Valley.

Friday COVID Roundup: One additional COVID death reported in Henry Mayo

The William S. Hart Union High School District Board of Trustees has unanimously approved the appointment of Dr. Gwendolyn Delgado as the new Vice-Principal of Golden Valley High School.

Dr. Gwendolyn Delgado Named New Vice-Principal of Golden Valley High School

The Zonta Club of Santa Clarita is having a “Yum-Raiser” for Valentine’s Day. Safely and easily send boxes of chocolate for delivery to friends and family from See’s Candies.

Zonta Club of SCV Holds Online Sees 'Yum-Raiser' Candy

A job fair will be held to recruit for a variety of positions at America’s Job Center of California for the North Los Angeles County Regional Center on Thursday, January 27 from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.

January 27 North Los Angeles County Regional Center Recruitment Fair

A musical fundraiser to benefit the Saugus Dance program at Saugus High School will be held at 8:30 p.m. on Saturday, January 22 at the Smokehouse on Main, 24255 Main St., Newhall, CA 91355.

January 22: Dark Desert Highway, Smokehouse on Main Hosting Saugus Dance Fundraiser

Beginning Monday, January 24, crews will begin construction of a new curb, gutter and sidewalk along portions of the east side of the Sierra Highway north of Soledad Canyon Road.

Lane, road closures begin Monday for Sierra Freeway sidewalk construction

The California High-Speed ​​Rail Authority Board of Directors today unanimously approved the Final Environmental Impact Report/Environmental Impact Statement for the Burbank Project Section to Los Angeles about 14 miles.

High-Speed ​​Rail Board removes final environmental hurdles to advance service in Los Angeles

Learn about Helen Hunt Jackson’s visit to Rancho Camulos on January 23, 1882, which inspired her to include this remnant of the California lifestyle as one of the settings in her novel Ramona. Re-enactors will captivate and delight you as they portray this event that forever changed the peaceful life of Rancho Camulos.

January 29: Helen Hunt Jackson returns to Rancho Camulos

1914 – Scott Newhall, owner and editor of the Signal newspaper, born in San Francisco [story]

Scott New Hall

Do you like comedy? do you like music? Do you like getting root canals?

Impulse Hosting Comedy, Musical evening

After a streak of first-place win streaks at competitions in New York and Washington, D.C., earlier in 2021, the CSUN Model United Nations team continues to rack up accomplishments after earning another first-place finish with the award. of the exceptional delegation to the Northwest Model UN conference, which took place from November 19 to 21 in Seattle.

Matadors pull off a clean sweep at Model UN competitions

Freshman guard Monique Febles had a season-high 23 points as No. 6 College of the Canyons was able to outlast Antelope Valley College 68-62 at Cougar Cage in the 2021 home opener. -22.

Lady Cougars hold off stroke at home opener

Evelyn Ku, MSN, RN, has been appointed vice president and chief nursing officer at Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital.

Evelyn Ku named Vice President and Chief Nursing Officer of Henry Mayo

The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health on Thursday confirmed 102 additional deaths and 42,115 new cases of COVID-19 countywide, with 62,566 total cases in the Santa Clarita Valley.

Thursday COVID Roundup: Top 62,000 SCV cases

The California Department of Transportation has extended the closure from Friday, Jan. 21 to Monday, Jan. 24, of Interstate 210 eastbound in Sylmar.

Caltrans postpones I-210 weekend closure

1993 – Hart High grad Dee Dee Myers (1979) becomes the first female White House press secretary [story]

Dee Dee Myers

California State University, Northridge has received two honors from the National Opera Association, officials announced Tuesday.

CSUN Productions Wins National Opera Association Honors

The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health on Tuesday confirmed 59 additional deaths and 30,081 new cases of COVID-19 countywide, with 61,584 total cases in the Santa Clarita Valley.

Wednesday COVID Roundup: School positivity rates see decline

Kayleen C. Rice