Author: David Perez, Staff Writer

David Perez, Staff Writer

David Perez is a new media journalist, who currently works for KHTS AM 1220, the Santa Clarita Valleys only radio station. He graduated with a Bachelors Degree in Theatre Arts from Cal. State Univ. Northridge after spending his senior year studying abroad at the University of Hull in Yorkshire, England in 2011. David started writing for Cougar News after taking a Media Entertainment Arts class in 2012.

In his free time David enjoys traveling, swing dancing, playing the ukulele and acting.

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Friends of the Santa Clarita Public Library hold inaugural unique-book auction

The Friends of Santa Clarita Public Library is an active group of Santa Clarita residents who volunteer, advocate and fundraise to meet the needs of the Santa Clarita Public Library. All of the proceeds from fundraising events and programs sponsored by the Friends of the Library go towards providing new materials and programming at the Santa Clarita Public Library.

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Dorner carjack victim connected to COC Field Studies Program

Christopher Dorner, the ex-LAPD officer suspected of killing four people including two police officers, is believed to be dead after a standoff with San Bernardino Sheriff’s deputies Tuesday. Before a final showdown with authorities, Dorner attempted to make an escape and carjacked a man just off Glass Road near Highway 38 near Big Bear.

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Pint sized heroes

Last year Northlake Hills Elementary in Castaic, shattered the American Red Cross national record for blood donation with 178 pints in one day. This year they are at it again in an attempt to beat their own record.