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Free tax advice on May 2

The California Department of Tax and Fee Administration (CDTFA) invites business..

Applicants needed for planning commission post

The Palmdale City Council is accepting applications for one planning commission..

Senior resource fair April 25

Legacy Commons for Active Seniors will host its fifth annual Resource Fair on..

‘QuakeSmart’ workshop set

The city of Santa Clarita, in partnership with FEMA and Federal Alliance for Safe Homes..

Lancaster crash kills two

A man and woman were killed when they were struck by a car in a Lancaster roadway..

Public art lab continues tour

The city of Palmdale’s new public art lab continues its citywide tour with a stop..

‘BodyTraffic’ at LPAC

Experience BodyTraffic, one the world’s most cutting-edge contemporary dance groups..

Landlord training class next week

The city of Palmdale is offering Landlord Training classes on Wednesday, April 18..

Book festival in Palmdale

The Palmdale City Library and Legacy Commons for Active Seniors will host the..

Post reward for missing trio

The Board of Supervisors this week approved a $20,000 reward for information in..

Hospital performs unique operation

Antelope Valley Hospital (AVH) continues to expand its capabilities to ensure local..

See ‘Wonder’ Wednesday at library

The Palmdale City Library, 700 E. Palmdale Blvd., will host a showing of the 2017..

Santa Clarita fetes volunteers

Volunteering is essential in any community, as volunteers dedicate their time and..

Palmdale purchases new streetlights

The city of Palmdale recently completed the purchase of nearly 18,000 streetlights..

Malhi, Crist cruise to victory

The results are in from Tuesday's general municipal election for the city of..

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New contract for Skunk Works

Lockheed Martin Skunk Works has won a $247.5 million contract to build an X-plane..

Arrest in truck chase

A man led sheriff’s deputies on a chase in an allegedly stolen box truck in Santa..

Book festival for all ages

The Palmdale City Library and Legacy Commons for Active Seniors will host at..

‘Heads Up! Teen Video Contest’

For teenagers, learning to drive can be a life-changing experience, but not always..

Fatalities in Canyon Country crash

The Los Angeles County Coroner’s Office has identified two Lancaster residents..

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Driving mistake leads to fatality

A driver who apparently attempted an unsafe passing maneuver died this week in..

County decline in vehicle thefts

’Lock your car, take your keys’

The number of vehicle thefts in Los Angeles County declined 2.6 percent in 2017..

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Moonwater FarmFest set April 22 in Compton

Storytelling for all ages

Storytelling is a time tested way to share wisdom, pass on sacred teachings and..

Culver City makes unique switch to renewable energy

Joins growing list of southland cities

Officials in Culver City have made a dramatic shift toward 100-percent renewable..

Santa Clarita woman pleads not guilty in fatal car crash

A Santa Clarita woman pleaded not guilty this week to murder and other counts..

Post reward in couple killing

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors approved a $20,000 reward this..

Authorities have identified remains of missing model

Authorities have made a positive identification of a body pulled from a shallow..

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Spike in gasoline price

The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Los Angeles County..

Juvenile justice center scheduled for return to South Los Angeles

Los Angeles County officials have agreed to lease a former juvenile court building..

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Michael A. Lawson is new president of LA Urban League

In front of White House

Urban League Chairman of the Board Noel Massie has announced that Michael A. Lawson..

Oprah Winfrey commencement speech

At USC on May 11

alk show host, actress and “60 Minutes’’ special contributor Oprah Winfrey will..

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Meet Compton’s ‘Black Ice’ today

Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Compton station, Youth Academy League, will host..

Cache of firearms stolen

Missing from Compton storage site

Authorities have announced a $10,000 reward for information that helps them..

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‘Spring storytime’ for children

The Palmdale City Library will begin its spring “storytime” session at the Palmdale ..

‘Rock’ the arts at Plant 42

The city of Palmdale will host its next Rock the Art event this morning from 11:30..

Artists sought for ARTown exhibit

The Palmdale Recreation and Culture Department is seeking artists to participate in..

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Earth Day recycling event

The Santa Clarita City Council invites community members to transform everyday..

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Cowboy Festival needs 'ranch hands'

Calling all cowboys, cowgirls, wranglers and drovers. The 25th Annual Santa Clarita..

Measure M showcase April 2

Several local government agencies on April 2 will host a project showcase—with an..

Children’s festival at The AMP

The popular Children’s SpringFest & Egg Hunt will be held on Saturday, March 24..

Continued economic obstacles for Blacks

Latest Greenlining Institute report

The Greenlining Institute has released its Diversity, Equity and Inclusion..

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Clippers partner with ‘Bumble’

The Los Angeles Clippers have announced a multi-year global partnership with the..

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‘Four billboards’ entice LeBron

Thanks to NBA tampering rules, the Los Angeles Lakers cannot officially recruit..

Volunteer to ‘Stamp Out Hunger’

The city of Palmdale is recruiting volunteers for its next “Season of Service” event..

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Free smoke alarms tomorrow

The American Red Cross is seeking volunteers to help install free smoke alarms in Palmdale tomorrow.

Crash victim identified

Authorities have identified a 62-year-old woman who was killed when her car..

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Frankie Avalon in concert

Frankie Avalon, a legend of stage and screen, will perform at 8 p.m. tomorrow at..

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Bass to host financial forum

Rep. Karen Bass (CA-37) will conduct at 10 a.m. March 10 a resource fair and..

‘Four billboards’ entice LeBron

Thanks to NBA tampering rules, the Los Angeles Lakers cannot officially recruit..

Black Lives Matter recognized at Oscars

Following a surprise invitation to the Oscars, Black Lives Global Network unveiled a..