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New art exhibit speaks to teen dating violence

February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month. Have you talked to your teen..

Stunt dog showcase at LPAC

The Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show is not the only place where you can see..

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New show from Cirque Eloize

Cirque Eloize will unveil its newest creation, “Saloon,” tomorrow at 8 p.m. at the Lancaster Performing Arts Center.

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Bass rejects Trump budget

Rep. Karen Bass (CA-37) this week issued the following statement on the release..

Hospital trades ‘pies for pints’

As part of its Valentine’s Day tradition, the Antelope Valley Hospital (AVH) Blood..

Palmdale seeks comments on streetlight demonstration program

The city of Palmdale, which is in the process of acquiring almost 18,000..

‘Life Coaching’ program at library

The Palmdale City Library, 700 E. Palmdale Blvd., will host Feb. 15 through March..

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McVay, Bellenger receive honors

Rams head coach Sean McVay and Dodgers first baseman Cody Bellinger were..

‘Laughs for Lovers’ at LPAC

In celebration of Valentine’s Day, treat that special someone in your life to Don..

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Wilk introduces tutoring measure

State Sen. Scott Wilk (R-Antelope Valley) introduced this week Senate Bill 1009..

Softball sign-ups through Feb. 15

Registration for girl’s softball in Palmdale is underway through Feb. 15. The..

SEIU hosts debate for governor

The Service Employees International Union (SEIU) Local 2015 will host tonight at..

Thursday night fun in Santa Clarita

The city of Santa Clarita’s Thursdays@Newhall series continues its winter schedule..

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Courson Park closed in year-long project

Courson Park, 38226 10th Street East in Palmdale, will be closed for approximately..

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Vendor info for Poppy Festival

The city of Lancaster is accepting applications for the commercial vendor area of..

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Soccer team inks broadcast deal

The Southland's newest Major League Soccer franchise, the Los Angeles Football..

Register for Bamboleo Amiguitos

The Palmdale Recreation and Culture Department is offering “Bamboleo Amiguitos,”..

Compton court worker arrested

A former court services assistant accused of stealing more than $1,500 in traffic..

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County library celebrates Black History Month

The Los Angeles County Library is celebrating Black History Month by hosting a..

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Kobe receives Oscar nomination

The accolades keep pouring for Kobe Bryant. The retired Lakers great is now up for an Oscar after being nominated this week for the animated short film based on his “Dear Basketball’’ retirement letter,..

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Former coucilman dies

Palmdale officials are mourning the passing of former City Councilman Dr. Earl Sherburn who died Dec. 30, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nev...

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Visitor restrictions at hospital

Due to the severity of the current flu season, hospitals across the country are undertaking efforts to help reduce the spread of the virus. Effective immediately, Antelope Valley Hospital (AVH) is implementing the following visitor restrictions:

Summer job recruitment begins Feb. 5

The Palmdale Recreation and Culture Department will begin accepting applications on Feb. 5 for Program Leaders and Lifeguards for its summer activities...

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Receive Courson Colony applications

Applications are being accepted for the new Courson Arts Colony East, currently under construction at 939 East Ave. Q-12, in Palmdale...

No pot shops in Compton

Compton voters have soundly rejected two competing proposals for regulating..

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Sharpton remembers Wyatt Tee Walker

Rev. Al Sharpton, president/founder of the National Action Network (NAN), this..

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Kobe receives Oscar nomination

The accolades keep pouring for Kobe Bryant. The retired Lakers great is now up for..

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Big increase in Santa Clarita filming

Santa Clarita witnessed an increase in location filming in 2017 with the Film Office reporting..

‘Reflections’ exhibit at Playhouse

he Palmdale Playhouse, 38334 10th St. East, will celebrate on Jan. 25 the..

Gospel legend Edwin Hawkins dies

Inspirational music lovers are mourning the death of Gospel legend Edwin...

Free flu shots at Kaiser-Crenshaw

Free flu sholts will be available on Saturday 8:30 a.m. to noon at Kaiser..

‘Stay With Me’ at book club

The Palmdale City Library will host the next meeting of the African American..

Job fair for Northrop Grumman

The America’s Job Center of California (AJCC) (formerly the South Valley..

Timely tips for emergencies

The Palmdale Neighborhood Services Department on Jan. 22 will conduct a pair of...

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2017 Top Stories of Antelope Valley

A Palmdale elementary school teacher testified this week  that she called a...

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Magic Mountain job expo

The America’s Job Center of California (AJCC), formerly the South Valley..

Young Americans to meet Dec. 19

The Palmdale City Library, 700 E. Palmdale Blvd, will host the next meeting of..

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Chris Lee Floyd succumbs at age 74

Chris Lee Floyd, who spearheaded the “Breakfast of Champions” program in...

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Tom Bradley Center at Trade Tech

Los Angeles Trade Technical College recognized former Los Angeles Mayor Tom..

AV Ballet to perform at library

The Antelope Valley Ballet will present a free performance at the Palmdale City..

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Rye Fire scorches 7,000 acres

The Rye Fire, a four-day-old wind-driven blaze in Santa Clarita, was 15 percent contained mid..

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John Conyers retires from Congress

U.S. Rep. John Conyers (Mich.-13) — beset with allegations of sexual harassment..

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State Black chamber responds to latest GOP tax reform

The California Black Chamber of Commerce issued a statement this week from its..

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Arts center hosts doll show

For its 37th Annual Black Doll Show scheduled Dec. 9 through Feb. 17, 2018, the..

Holiday shows at Playhouse

The Palmdale Junior Ballet and Theater Dance will present “The Magical Toyshop”..

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More kids need loving homes

Nearly 400 children in Los Angeles County's foster care system are in need of..

Snow Daze Festival in Palmdale

The city of Palmdale, in partnership with First 5 LA, Yes 2 Kids and Affirm, will..

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Board honors Holly J. Mitchell

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors has presented Sen. Holly J. Mitchell..

Extended access to homeless shelters

Despite warm weather forecasts as the southland enters the holiday season, the..

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College to host job training program

The America’s Job Center of California (AJCC) will present a trades pre-apprenticeship..