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Secret Menus at restaurants have become one of the most discussed topics on social media. However; man people will not attempt to order an item on one of these menus out of fear of looking foolish if it turns out to be a hoax. In an investigative segment I’ve attempted to order several of these […]

Halloween Safety Tips
Halloween Safety Tips

Halloween can be one of the most enjoyable times of the year, but there are certain dangers that come along with the festivities of the holiday. It is important to familiarize yourself with potential threats and keep your family safe this holiday season. Trick-or-Treating is one of the cornerstones of Halloween. It is also an […]

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Governor Jerry Brown has passed the End of Life Options Act, making it legal for terminally ill patients to end their life with doctor prescribed drugs.

Lyfe Kitchen: Bringing healthy back

Healthy choices in Valencia at Lyfe Kitchen.

Finding relevance in a community church

Higher Vision church recently celebrated 10 years in Valencia. Its main focus has always been family based, and its message seems to have resonated within the community, it has a strong family presence with ministries for all ages from pre-k through high schoolers. Its volunteers have an active role in its make- up and infrastructure […]

Wings for Life: Making It’s Way Back To Santa Clarita

Wings for Life World Run Returns to Santa Clarita in 2015 as 1 of 35 Global Race Locations to help raise awareness for spinal cord injury.

Yearly conference at COC hopes to empower women

  Boston Scientific of Valencia sponsored the College of the Canyons women’s conference on Saturday March 28. The theme— “Blossom and Bloom: Cultivating Your Personal Growth” with all of the speakers and panelists specifically chosen for their expertise, relevance and ability to inspire. The event took place at the Dr. Dianne G. Van Hook University Center […]

Cougar Café launches new Meatless Monday menu

Expand your eating palate every week by trying the Cougar Café’s plant-based meals for Meatless Monday.

The Newhall Aquarium is a free place for fun and learning

If you’re looking to get up close and personal with aquatic wildlife, you don’t have to take a trip to Sea World or to The Aquarium of the Pacific.  Located on Arch Street in Newhall, the Newhall Aquarium is a small place that’s home to some impressive species. Founder Tony Taymourian started the aquarium over […]

Got water?

It’s no secret that the recent drought has hit California hard, especially here in Santa Clarita. With little sign of rain, residents have once again prepared for the upcoming drought season.

Best places to study in Santa Clarita

Is studying at home unbearable? Does the school library make you fall asleep while studying for your Chemistry final? Our own Megan Trawick scoured through the Santa Clarita Valley to find the best places in town for you and your study group.

Tattoos are taking a stand against cancer

A local tattoo shop is taking a unique approach in the battle against Cancer.

“Teens & Social Media”, a presentation on safely using social media

Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff Deputy Josh Dubin and Canyon High School Assistant Principal Sherry Richenbach are trying to uncover the risks to parents and teens of social media with “Teens & Social Media,” a presentation to become smarter, safer and more responsible online.

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