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UPDATE: Transgender student rights bill signed into law

SANTA CLARITA - California has enshrined certain rights for transgender students in state law, requiring public schools to allow those students access to whichever restroom and locker room they choose.

August 13, 2013 | By Luke Money Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Santa Clarita Valley students head back to school

SANTA CLARITA - The diesel roar of a school bus cut through the early morning air.

August 13, 2013 | By Luke Money Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Challengers sparse in Santa Clarita Valley as election filing deadline passes

Several new candidates joined the race for local offices in the Santa Clarita Valley just ahead of Friday's nomination deadline, but incumbents in two of the larger districts in the Santa Clarita Valley will be unchallenged in November, county records show.

August 12, 2013 | Luke Money | Santa Clarita Valley News


Hart budget shrinks roughly $2.7M

The Hart district will see about $2.7 million less in revenue than originally projected this year, a revision officials say is a result of new state guidelines.

August 12, 2013 | Luke Money | Santa Clarita Valley News


UPDATE: San Francisquito Canyon Road reopens after fire closure

The Bee Fire that broke out Friday afternoon north of the Santa Clarita Valley had burned 100 acres as of Saturday evening but did not appear to grow during the day, according to an official with the Angeles National Forest.

August 10, 2013 | By Luke Money Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


One transported to hospital after rollover crash on Interstate 5 in the Santa Clarita Valley

A one-vehicle rollover crash on Interstate 5 near Rye Canyon Road sent one person to the hospital with minor injuries, according to an officer with the California Highway Patrol.

August 10, 2013 | By Luke Money Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


New school year brings cautious financial optimism

When Santa Clarita Valley schools open their doors this week for another term, they will do so with a new sense of cautious financial optimism after years of spending cuts.

August 10, 2013 | By Luke Money Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Two arrested after reported carjacking in Canyon Country

Two men have been arrested for allegedly assaulting a man and stealing his car in Canyon Country early Saturday morning, according to the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station.

August 10, 2013 | By Luke Money Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


UPDATE: Fire shuts down San Francisquito Canyon Road

A brush fire burning north of the Santa Clarita Valley shut down San Francisquito Canyon Road late Friday afternoon and scorched 80 acres after erupting near where the Powerhouse Fire started in late May.

August 09, 2013 | By Luke Money Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Two local schools could be ineligible for academic awards after students post test pictures

Hart and Saugus high school were among 242 schools statewide that could face discipline this year after students were found to have posted pictures of standardized test materials online, according to officials from the California Department of Education.

August 09, 2013 | By Luke Money Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


UPDATE: Hart district continues to outpace state, county in STAR test scores

Students in the Hart district continued to outperform their peers in Los Angeles County and statewide in standardized tests measuring proficiency in math, science, history and language arts, according to state Department of Education figures released Thursday.

August 08, 2013 | By Luke Money Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


UPDATE: Santa Clarita Valley elementary schools shine in STAR testing

Most of the students at Santa Clarita Valley's four elementary school districts scored proficient in state-mandated subjects on standardized tests given late last school year, according to numbers released Thursday from the state Department of Education.

August 08, 2013 | By Luke Money Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Candidate joins race for Newhall district as election deadline looms

With one day left to apply to run for elected office in the Santa Clarita Valley in November, a longtime educator has decided to join the race for a board seat in the Newhall School District.

August 08, 2013 | By Luke Money Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Hart district discusses changes to inter-district transfer policy

Members of the Hart district board reviewed proposed changes that would lessen some of the restrictions the district's transfer policy during their meeting Wednesday night.

August 08, 2013 | By Luke Money Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Playing through hell

The midday sun Wednesday shone on a collection of brass instruments stacked carefully on the sidelines of the football field at West Ranch High School.

August 08, 2013 | Luke Money | Santa Clarita Valley News


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Billboard proposal hits snag

The California Office of Outdoor Advertising is planning to rescind two preliminary application approvals granted to a consulting company involved with the proposal to construct a digital billboard off Highway 14.

March 19, 2014 | By Luke Money Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Money continues to pour into City Council race

Two candidates - a political novice and local pharmacy owner, along with a water district board member - pulled in more than $10,000 in campaign contributions over January and February, pacing the field of those vying for a seat in April's Santa Clarita City Council election, according to recent campaign disclosures.

March 07, 2014 | By Luke Money Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Santa Clarita billboard deal may be derailed

A controversial plan to replace 118 billboards in Santa Clarita with three electronic boards on Santa Clarita Valley freeways may be sidelined by a disagreement between the city and the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority.

March 07, 2014 | By Luke Money Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Travel expenses among reported SCV legislator gifts

A local state assemblyman's trip to Eurasia costing thousands of dollars was the biggest gift item reported by any of the four Santa Clarita Valley representatives in the state Legislature, according to reports released recently by the California Fair Political Practices Commission.

March 05, 2014 | By Luke Money Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Einstein Academy denied needed permit

Plans for the Albert Einstein Academy for Letters Arts and Sciences to open an elementary school at a property on Rye Canyon Road hit a roadblock Tuesday when members of the Santa Clarita Planning Commission voted to deny an application for a necessary permit.

March 05, 2014 | By Luke Money Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


New look to ‘Thursdays at Newhall’

Santa Clarita is launching a retooled version of the "Thursdays at Newhall" event series next week, and one city official said he hopes changes to this year's version will draw heftier crowds to downtown Newhall.

March 01, 2014 | By Luke Money Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Arts focus of candidate discussion

The importance of art to the Santa Clarita community, and what the city can do to ensure arts efforts are properly developed and funded were among the topics discussed Saturday by Santa Clarita City Council candidates at a "Focus on the Arts" forum.

March 01, 2014 | By Luke Money Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


More potential candidates emerge in congressional race

Three potential new candidates, two of them local to the Santa Clarita Valley, have emerged in the race to replace Rep. Howard "Buck" McKeon, R-Santa Clarita, who announced earlier this year he will not run for re-election to the seat he has held for more than two decades.

February 27, 2014 | By Luke Money Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


UPDATE: City Council votes to move forward with billboard proposal

In a move officials say will beautify Santa Clarita and some local businesses say will take away a valuable advertising resource, members of the Santa Clarita City Council voted 3-1 this week to move forward with a controversial proposal to remove many billboards in the city in exchange for construction of three digital billboards off Highway 14 and Interstate 5.

February 26, 2014 | By Luke Money Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Knight, two others introduce motion to expel state Senator convicted of fraud and perjury

Three Republican state senators, including one who represents portions of the Santa Clarita Valley, have introduced a resolution calling for the expulsion of another senator who was recently convicted of perjury and voter fraud.

February 26, 2014 | By Luke Money Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


UPDATE: BOE reduces gasoline excise tax

The California State Board of Equalization voted unanimously Tuesday to reduce the state's excise tax on gasoline by 3.5 cents per gallon, though that doesn't necessarily mean relief to the wallets of California drivers.

February 25, 2014 | By Luke Money Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


An educator’s journey

Sierra Vista Junior High School English teacher Robert Isquierdo, Jr., was not always the best student.

February 24, 2014 | By Luke Money Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


City Council to take up billboard issue

A controversial proposal to remove many of the billboards in Santa Clarita will be discussed Tuesday during a public hearing in front of the Santa Clarita City Council.

February 23, 2014 | By Luke Money Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Annexation discussed at City Council candidate forum

Should the city of Santa Clarita examine expanding its boundaries across Interstate 5? The consensus among City Council candidates is that it's a possibility worth exploring.

February 23, 2014 | By Luke Money Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Residents take polar plunge for Special Olympics fundraiser

Though the temperature outside was downright balmy for February, the waters of Castaic Lake were still plenty chilly for those who plunged in Saturday as part of the Polar Plunge event to raise money for the Special Olympics.

February 22, 2014 | By Luke Money Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


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