ElectionsVote (By Eve Bushman) International-renowned sommelier, Noel Shu, provides in-depth look at the modern Chinese wine industry and guides us through the misty vineyards and crowded wineries of China. I can&(more..)


ElectionsVote The local crime reports for the West Ranch area are compiled by Deputy Duxbury of the SCV Sheriff’s Station for the week of 02/13/17- 02/18/17: 02/13/17  Burglary - 25500 blk Hardy P(more..)


ElectionsVote (By John Boston) A tip of the O’Farrell 1000X to you, saddlepals. Looks like a glorious morn to go exploring. We won’t be happy to just peruse the distant trails. Nope. We’re going (more..)


ElectionsVote At approximately 4:37 a.m. on Wednesday morning, deputies responded to the intersection of Smyth Drive/Dickason Drive, Valencia, regarding a traffic collision. At the location they located a single ve(more..)


ElectionsVote (By John Boston) “Outside of a dog, a book is man’s best friend. Inside of a dog, it’s too dark to read.”— Groucho Marx As humans, we are wonderful spreaders of misinfor(more..)


ElectionsVote The Castaic Lake Water Agency received the Operating Budget Excellence Award from the California Society of Municipal Finance Officers (CSMFO) for its FY 2016/17 Budget.  This is the tenth consec(more..)


ElectionsVote LOS ANGELES- By age 21, one in three girls in foster care will give birth. These alarming numbers are proof that targeted education is necessary to overcome the stigma and challenges relating to early(more..)


ElectionsVote Los Angeles, CA—In the wake of a shooting that left Whittier Police Officer Keith Boyer dead and another officer injured, Supervisor Janice Hahn and Supervisor Kathryn Barger are seeking more in(more..)


ElectionsVote (By Dave Bossert) For our younger Beacon readers, here is a real advantage of having children down the road. With children, you get INVITATIONS to attend “back to school night” twice a yea(more..)


ElectionsVote Santa Clarita, Calif. – Responding to rising demand in the housing market, Pacific Funding Mortgage Division (PFMD) is beefing up its team of mortgage professionals and expanding its marketing o(more..)


ElectionsVote (dailynews.com) Albert Gonzalez was heading up Interstate 5 to Castaic in a bobtail truck during Friday’s furious storm, struggling to see the road as the rain poured down. He was near Hasley C(more..)


ElectionsVote (By Dave Bossert) The most recent storm has once again highlighted the inefficiency and bureaucratic mess that is CalTrans. Maybe you saw it on the news or were stuck in it, when the I-5 south bound t(more..)


ElectionsVote The following crime reports compiled by Deputy Duxbury at the SCV Sheriff Station for the week of 2/6 through 2/9 continues to show theft activity along The Old Road commercial corridor: 02/06/17&nbs(more..)


ElectionsVote (cnbc.com) When it comes to getting stuck in traffic on the way to and from work, Los Angeles leads the world. Drivers in the car-crazy California metropolis spent 104 hours each driving in congestio(more..)


ElectionsVote (WASHINGTON, DC) – Rep. Steve Knight (CA-25) cosponsored a bill introduced this week that would prohibit insurance companies from denying coverage to individuals based on a pre-existing medical (more..)


ElectionsVote LOS ANGELES– A large storm system swept through Los Angeles County beginning on February 17, causing damage to homes, properties and businesses. The County requests for residents and business ow(more..)


ElectionsVote ROAD CLOSURE STATUS AS OF 1:30 PM, SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 19  Arizona crossings in Placerita Canyon             - Meadview Avenue (PASSABLE BY TRUCK O(more..)


ElectionsVote The Flash Flood Watch will continue until 11 AM this morning.  For the public's safety, the following road closures will remain in effect as of 9:30 AM, Saturday, February 18. The A(more..)


ElectionsVote (By Eve Bushman) Produced by my wine pal Mark Newman, CEO and Founder of Accolade Brands Inc., the Gambero Rosso Tre Bicchieri Tour stopped inside Santa Monica Airport’s Barker Hanger this past (more..)


ElectionsVote Bouquet Cyn Rd to close 9PM tonight (2/16) through at least Sunday afternoon due to #LARain. Road closures map: http://dpw.lacounty.gov/roadclosures  (more..)


ElectionsVote (WASHINGTON, DC) – Representative Steve Knight (CA-25) reintroduced a bill on Thursday that would help veterans recover from post-traumatic stress (PTS), traumatic brain injury (TBI), military s(more..)


ElectionsVote Continued heavy rainfall throughout the day has forced the closure of Sand Canyon Road at Iron Canyon Road. The swollen creek has reached the bridge at that location. There has also been a closure of (more..)


ElectionsVote A gas line rupture in the vicinity of Iron Canyon Road, Canyon Country forced the evacuations of four residences. The gas lines have been repaired and residents are being(more..)


ElectionsVote (By John Boston) You’ll have to excuse me, but I am plumb enthusiastic over our trail ride. I think it’s going to be rather epic and unique. Next to Buffalo Tom overturning a train in 192(more..)


ElectionsVote CHP Newhall would like to thank the Castaic Area Town Council for the new OPERATION SNOWFLAKE RESIDENCY PLACARDS. All residents of Castaic can obtain these placards (with proof of residency) at the Ne(more..)