California United Bank and Premier Commercial Bancorp announced Friday that they have received all regulatory approvals necessary to merge. The two banks entered into an agreement to pursue a merger Dec. 9, 2011, local CUB officials previously said.
While stories abound of companies leaving California to do business in other states, Kirit Gajera, president and CEO of Canyon Plastics, Inc. in Santa Clarita, has a different story to tell.
Free recycling containers for businesses are available from the city of Santa Clarita, in partnership with Burrtec Waste Industries, to help businesses comply with a new state law.
The state Assembly and Senate each passed components of the California Homeowner Bill of Rights, Attorney General Kamala Harris announced Thursday.
Wesco Aircraft entered into an agreement to buy nearly all the assets of Interfast Inc. for $134 million in cash, according to Wesco officials.
The Los Angeles County Fire Department's annual Water Safety Expo will hit Santa Clarita with a splash 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, but while there will be lots to enjoy, the event will come with a serious side.
The Embassy Suites Valencia hotel was reported Friday night as being sold, according to GlobeSt.com, a New York-based online commercial real estate news site.
Santa Clarita Valley residents who commute to downtown Los Angeles can take in a lunchtime concert at noon on Wednesday at the FIGat7th shopping center.
Community events: May 22, 2012
Pinecrest School fifth-graders, teachers and parent volunteers recently traveled to Sacramento as part of a field trip to learn about California history.
La Mesa Junior High School placed first and third in the Stock Market Game for the September–December 2011-2012 period, the school recently announced.
A 25-year-old man died when the motorcycle he was riding lost control and crashed into a mailbox in Saugus just before 1 a.m. today, according to a Sheriff's Department news release.
A group of First Presbyterian Church of Newhall youth missionaries recently spent their time off of school repairing homes for the less fortunate in Florida.
Another bank has joined the ranks of banks seeking to tap into the Santa Clarita Valley market.
Another new business, Sassy Couture, joined the growing commerce center in downtown Lancaster on The BLVD.
Since I am only nine years old, I don't have lots of information about Maya Angelou's poems, books, or fame. So, I just decided to talk about what Dr. Maya Angelou did for me. My Mom had me read the poem "Phenomenal Woman" for a possible school project one day. After that, whenever I am feeling a little sad for being different, I just remember how happy and important reading that poem makes me feel.
RockNacappella, a Santa Clarita-based a cappella performance youth group, has been selected to perform a full-length concert at Upstairs at Vitello's Jazz & Supper Club on August 24.
Nobody talked to me about 9/11. An adolescent with a small understanding of the world, I consumed hours of news and radio coverage that morning – without an adult ever explaining what it meant.
The SCV Education Foundation is looking for volunteers to assist students improve their reading skills in local public schools and after school.
Each week, Our Community will feature a new visual SCV moment. Post to Instagram using #scvlife and tag @signalscv for a chance to appear in the section.
Dave and I were 12 or so when we decided chickens were the wave of the future.
Artwork by Fair Oaks Ranch third-graders Kenzie and Brianna in teacher Tarah Davis' art classes.
Up against young people across Los Angeles County, two Santa Clarita kids were finalists in an essay contest about the works of Maya Angelou.
Some of my favorite childhood memories involve sports – whether it was riding bikes to the corner store with the neighborhood kids or fitting in one last run around the baseball diamond against the setting summer sun.
Dr. Maya Angelou is one of the most renowned and influential voices of our time. Hailed as a global renaissance woman, Dr. Angelou is a memoirist, novelist, educator, dramatist, producer, actress, historian, filmmaker, and civil rights activist. However, she is most remembered as a beautiful poet. Throughout this essay, I will send you back in time to see the life of the magnificent Dr. Maya Angelou. It is hard to find words that describe her, so I will leave that up to you. But, I will say her poetry will slide through the brain and straight to your heart.
Moms Club of Castaic and Eleven12 Events invite the community to the fourth annual Bunco for Hope fundraiser at the Hyatt Regency in Valencia on September 21 from 1-5 p.m.
The Santa Clarita Public Library has been busier than ever this year.
if we could someday chance to meet
Hundreds of thousands of people drive up the freeway and exit at Magic Mountain Parkway, never knowing the beauty of the surrounding area.