ElectionsVote LOS ANGELES COUNTY — On a motion by Supervisors Kathryn Barger and Hilda Solis, the Board of Supervisors unanimously approved an amendment to the existing municipal code to allow up to four dogs(more..)

ElectionsVote LOS ANGELES COUNTY — The Board of Supervisors unanimously approved the development of a Measure B Advisory Body to be tasked with ensuring that Measure B trauma funds are being disbursed to best(more..)

ElectionsVote SACRAMENTO - Senator Scott Wilk, R-Antelope Valley announces Senate Bill 634, a measure to create a new water district in the Santa Clarita Valley continues to move through the Assembly. Today it clea(more..)

ElectionsVote LOS ANGELES COUNTY — To enhance the Fire Department’s fleet of fire-fighting aircraft, the Board of Supervisors authorized the acquisition of two Sikorsky S70i Firehawk helicopters for the(more..)

ElectionsVote LOS ANGELES COUNTY — Supervisor Kathryn Barger is pleased to announce the approval of more than $1.5 million in grants for various park improvement and open space acquisition projects that will (more..)

ElectionsVote (By Chris Sharp) As you probably already know, my mission is to write columns that other columnists are not writing.  It is in that spirit that I have written for example a Beacon column demonstr(more..)

ElectionsVote (latimes.com) It’s that time of year, when smoke billows over the backcountry, rural homeowners flee flames and firefighting agencies warn that California is in for another brutal wildfire seaso(more..)

ElectionsVote Well, if you noticed the SCV Beacon was down for a good week because of particularly vicious hack attack. I know what you’re thing; “Was it Chuck Champion at the Signal?” I don&rsquo(more..)

ElectionsVote (dailynews.com) It’s getting cooler this week in Southern California. But not by much and not for long. The triple-digit temperatures that left inland regions suffering and sweating over the we(more..)

ElectionsVote (KHTS) Two men were arrested after setting off illegal fireworks that sparked a 1.3 acre fire near a Val Verde natural gas field early Sunday morning. Don’t miss a thing. Ben Nutter and Olive(more..)

ElectionsVote (dailynews.com) It was bad enough: 110 degrees outside, with a very warm night ahead. Still, at least there were fans and air conditioning – until it happened: A power-plant explosion set off (more..)

ElectionsVote The following crimes were reported in the West Ranch area during the week of June 26, 2017 through July 2, 2017 as compiled by Deputy Kevin Duxbury: 06/28/17  Robbery – 25900 block&n(more..)

ElectionsVote (By Eve Bushman) L.A.’s Top Bartenders Celebrated “Six Years of Cocktails, Community and A Great Cause” during the sixth Art Beyond The Glass held at Los Globos in LA on June 25... P(more..)

ElectionsVote Yesterday, Members of the House Armed Services Committee went through nearly 14 hours of markup debate for the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA). This Act aims at funding our National Defense (more..)

ElectionsVote In their continuing missions to provide excellent water and community service to the Santa Clarita Valley, the Castaic Lake Water Agency and the Los Angeles County Fire Department are partnering to pl(more..)

ElectionsVote (WASHINGTON, DC) – Today, Representative Steve Knight’s (CA-25) bill, No Hero Left Untreated Act, passed unanimously from the House of Representatives and now heads to the Senate for consi(more..)

ElectionsVote Senator Scott Wilk, R- Antelope Valley, announces the Joint Legislative Audit Committee today agreed to his request for an audit of LA County Homeless Service spending. Earlier this month Wilk submitt(more..)

ElectionsVote The City of Santa Clarita and Southern California Edison (SCE) will begin installation of new streetlights along portions of Sierra Highway starting mid-July.  Additional new streetlights will al(more..)

ElectionsVote (By Chris Sharp) Tonight, after dinner the people of the Santa Clarita will once again gather around the long parking spaces on Valencia Avenue around the Barnes and Noble Book Store and the Valencia (more..)

ElectionsVote Last week, Representatives Steve Knight (CA-25) and Julia Brownley's (CA-26) bill, H.R. 2156, the St. Francis Dam Memorial Act passed the House Natural Resources Committee with unanimous support. &ld(more..)

ElectionsVote The following crimes were reported last week in West Ranch as compiled by Deputy Kevin Duxbury of the SCV Sheriff Station:   06/18/17 Burglary (Residence) – 25500 Hemingway Person(s) unkno(more..)

ElectionsVote LOS ANGELES COUNTY — With amendments submitted by Supervisor Kathryn Barger, the Board of Supervisors unanimously approved a conditional use permit for Chiquita Canyon Landfill.  Included i(more..)

ElectionsVote Bond oversight legislation authored by Senator Scott Wilk, R-Antelope Valley, has sailed through the Assembly and is headed to Governor Brown. Senate Bill 341 (SB 341) would improve public oversight (more..)

ElectionsVote The common traditions in America consist of parades, BBQ’s, and fireworks to help celebrate the Fourth of July. However, fireworks can turn a joyful celebration into a tragedy when people are in(more..)

ElectionsVote Beginning Saturday, July 1, the minimum wage for people who perform work in the unincorporated areas of Los Angeles County will increase. Large businesses (with 26 or more employees) must pay workers (more..)