| November 7: Second Annual SCV Sheriff’s Station Golf Tournament

1858 – The Butterfield Overland Mail leg makes its first journey through SCV [story]

Each year, the Santa Clarita Artists Association applies for several state and local art grants. Money received from these grants helps support the SCAA Gallery with monthly rent of $1,000, storage unit rent of $350, as well as professional artist speaker fees at free general meetings that cost $100 per month in rental fees, community arts events such as the 2021 High School Student Exhibition and more.

Santa Clarita Artists Association Needs Immediate Grant-Writing Help

The Santa Clarita City Council will hold its regular meeting on Tuesday, September 27, beginning with a special meeting/closed session at 4:30 p.m., followed immediately by a council study session at 5 p.m. and the public session ordinary at 6 p.m.

Oct. 11: Council to consider applications for funding Via Princessa Park, SCV COA

The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health has confirmed 11 new deaths throughout LA County, 1,336 new cases countywide and 45 new cases in the Santa Clarita Valley.

Friday COVID Roundup: 1,336 cases countywide, 45 cases in SCV

The Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce will host a groundbreaking and ribbon-cutting ceremony for The Stand, a new restaurant opening in Valencia. The event will take place on Tuesday, October 18 at 11 a.m.

October 18: Official opening of the SCV Chamber The stand

The California Department of Public Health provided a weekly update on the state’s monkeypox outbreak and response on Friday, October 7.

State Public Health Officials Provide Monkeypox Update

It is essential that residents know how their tax money is being spent. This week, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors approved our Supplementary Budget, a $44.6 billion spending roadmap for county services. The budget incorporates many of my priorities, including public safety, homelessness, mental health and youth services, all with fiscal prudence in mind.

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This Fire Prevention Week October 9-15, the American Red Cross of Los Angeles Area urges everyone to practice their two-minute home fire escape plan and test their smoke detectors to stay safe from the country’s most frequent disaster.

October 7-15: Fire Prevention Week Encourages Home Fire Drills

The second annual Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station Golf Tournament fundraiser will take place on Monday, November 7 at the Valencia Country Club.

November 7: Second Annual SCV Sheriff's Station Golf Tournament

College of the Canyons rookie Carla Menendez is tied with two others for medal honors, leading the Cougars to a fifth straight conference victory at Antelope Valley Country Club on Wednesday, Oct. 5.

Cougars continue conference winning streak, Menendez medals again

Do you want to rediscover the beauty of your garden year after year? Learn how to landscape using perennials and natives. These are plants that live two years or more and are well suited to your landscape and the climate of the Santa Clarita Valley. Join the Santa Clarita Valley Water Agency’s free virtual gardening class, “Perennial and Native Plants for DMC,” on Saturday, October 15 at 9 a.m.

Oct. 15: SCV Waterless Gardening Class SCV perennials, natives

The California Highway Patrol will implement a one-year federal grant to help save lives and reduce the risks associated with riding a motorcycle.

CHP Receives Grant to Increase Motorcyclist Safety

Santa Clarita Valley potters will be “dropping” the art throughout the Santa Clarita Valley from October 10-21. Residents are encouraged to join the Abandoned Art SCV Facebook page to find clues as to where hidden ceramics can be found in the Santa Clarita Valley.

Oct. 10-23: SCV Potters Abandoned Art Fall Sale

1849 – The Jayhawkers meet the Bennett-Arcan group in southern Utah; the latter makes a bad decision, heads for Death Valley to SCV [story]

Guillaume Manly

There is no place like home.

Lady Mustangs Volleyball remain unbeaten at home

California State University, Northridge’s College of Social and Behavioral Sciences is hosting the first annual BikeFest on Sunday, October 23.

CSUN College of Social and Behavioral Sciences Holds First BikeFest

California State University, Northridge continues the fall women’s tennis action this weekend as the Matadors travel to the Long Beach State Tournament.

CSUN Women's Tennis Heads to Long Beach State Tournament

Denise Redmond, Executive Director of Carousel Ranch, has announced that she will step down effective January 1, 2023.

Denise Redmond leaves the Carousel Ranch

A woman was found dead in a clothing collection box on the 24800 block of Orchard Village Road in Newhall on Thursday, according to the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station.

Woman found dead in clothing collection box in Newhall

The College of the Canyons softball program invites young players from across the region to participate in the 2022 COC Youth Softball Skills Clinic, with three dates in October.

Lady Cougars Softball Program Holds Youth Skills Clinic

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (CN) — Following federal pressure to reduce the amount of water it takes from the Colorado River, California announced a plan Wednesday to cut its annual consumption by 400,000 acre-feet.

California announces plan to reduce water imports from Colorado River

If you don’t have your REAL ID yet, there’s no need to be afraid. Add it to your goodie bag this month and prepare for Federal Law Enforcement starting May 3-2.

DMV reminds Californians that REAL ID enforcement begins in seven months

The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health confirmed two additional COVID-19 deaths and 68 new cases in the Santa Clarita Valley on Thursday, with a total of 12 deaths and 1,822 new cases countywide.

Thursday COVID Roundup: 68 new SCV cases;  Two more deaths

2000 – Movie stuntman Richard Farnsworth, inducted into the Newhall Walk of Western Stars in 2000, and Dr Robert Rockwell, the COC’s first chairman, die on the same day [Farnsworth story] [Rockwell story]

Farnsworth Rockwell

Michael C. Ford