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Dance class draws Castaic residents

A cover of Glenn Miller's "In the Mood" played through a stereo system for eight ladies practicing the boogie-woogie at the Castaic Sports Complex.

January 13, 2014 | Photos by Charlie Kaijo Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


School's out, fun still in

Five-year-old Ethan Venturo held his art project up proudly.

January 01, 2014 | Charlie Kaijo | Santa Clarita Valley News


The art of Santa Claus

Stan Taub had no idea the minutia involved in becoming Santa Claus.

December 25, 2013 | Charlie Kaijo | Santa Clarita Valley News


Hart High ASB feeds needy

SANTA CLARITA - Rows of tables lined the cafeteria of Hart High School offering hot food, plates of cookies and deserts, as well as wrapped gifts prepared for families from throughout the Santa Clarita Valley.

December 24, 2013 | Photos by Charlie Kaijo Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Hart students hold annual holiday dinner

Rows of tables lined the cafeteria of Hart High School, offering hot food, plates of cookies and deserts, as well as wrapped gifts prepared for families from throughout the Santa Clarita Valley.

December 24, 2013 | Charlie Kaijo | Signal AP


Kids croon carols at Little Shepherd's Nursery School

Preschool children sing "Away in a Manger" at the Little Shepherd's Nursery School in Newhall for a first Christmas show Wednesday at 6:30 p.m., following new management at the school.

December 21, 2013 | Photos by Charlie Kaijo | Santa Clarita Valley News


An on pointe performance

Youngsters from three Santa Clarita Valley school districts got a chance to "Ooooohhhh" and "Aaaahhh" Thursday over a special production of "The Nutcracker" during the annual Santa Clarita Ballet Company student outreach to public school fourth graders.

December 20, 2013 | Charlie Kaijo | Santa Clarita Valley News


In Photos: Meeting Mr. Claus

Community and family members involved with Jakes Way and Granada Villa Neighborhood Committees were invited to come and take pictures with Santa during a holiday party on Monday.

December 17, 2013 | Charlie Kaijo | Santa Clarita Valley News


CORRECTION: Colorful Christmas comes to Real Life Church

Real Life Church in Valencia has sold out all four of its weekend Christmas shows, which kicked off Thursday night.

December 13, 2013 | Charlie Kaijo | Santa Clarita Valley News


Kids give toys for a cause

About 50 kids from West Creek Academy in Valencia loaded up bags of toys and carried them to Fire Station Number 156 on Thursday to donate them to needy kids as part of a toy drive called "Spark of Love."

December 13, 2013 | Charlie Kaijo | Santa Clarita Valley News


Health care on the go

Michael Vaccaro commutes every day from North Hollywood to the Santa Clarita Valley and he puts in long hours once he gets here working as district sales manager for a department store.

December 10, 2013 | Charlie Kaijo | Santa Clarita Valley News


Crash simulation program comes to Saugus

Students at Saugus High School took part in the Every 15 Minutes program on Thursday.

December 06, 2013 | Charlie Kaijo | Santa Clarita Valley News


SCV Food Pantry gives out 400 Thanksgiving turkeys

Volunteers at the Santa Clarita Valley Food Pantry handed out 400 free Thanksgiving turkeys to SCV residents in Newhall on Tuesday.

November 27, 2013 | Charlie Kaijo | Santa Clarita Valley News


Circus Vargas returns to Santa Clarita

Crews have started setting up for the return of Circus Vargas, which will be held at the Valencia Town Center.

November 06, 2013 | Charlie Kaijo | Santa Clarita Valley News


The 100-mule journey

It took Jennifer Roeser of McGee Creek Ranch about five or six months to plan the 240-mile journey the ranch's 100 mules would make from Independence - near Mammoth Lake - to Sylmar for the 100th anniversary of the Los Angeles Aqueduct opening.

November 05, 2013 | Charlie Kaijo | Santa Clarita Valley News


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Articles By Author - Charlie Kaijo


Assuming the role at Saugus High

Student Sarah Farnell enjoyed Saugus High School's Women in History re-enactment a year ago, so this year she decided to get involved and become Florence Nightingale.

April 16, 2014 | By Charlie Kaijo Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Stuffed with kindness

Valencia resident Miles Benson is 13 years old now, but he was just 8 when he had a terrifying experience that landed him in the hospital.

April 08, 2014 | By Charlie Kaijo Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Rising through the ranks

When Gabriel Magdaleno was a kid, he enjoyed accompanying his grandfather to the Van Nuys General Motors plant, where Camaros and Firebirds were then built.

April 07, 2014 | Charlie Kaijo | Santa Clarita Valley News


CORRECTION: Local firefighters say goodbye to one of their own

Hundreds came out to Real Life Church in Valencia on Monday to honor and remember local firefighter Paul Cooke, who died suddenly on March 18.

April 01, 2014 | By Charlie Kaijo Signal Staff Photographer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Urban bull-riders find green pastures at SCV bar

CalArts music major Hannah Dexter clung to a support rope at the saddle of Albert Karapetyan's mechanical bull as it bucked and spun, entertaining an audience of bar patrons at Shooters Bar and Billiards.

March 28, 2014 | By Charlie Kaijo Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Returning veterans face a new mission at home

Mayra Arando-Camillo spent nine years serving two deployments in Iraq as a general corpsman, a medic specially trained to deploy with Marines.

March 24, 2014 | By Charlie Kaijo Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Hoefflin Foundation run/walk draws more than 700 participants

More than 700 participants joined in Saturday's Michael Hoefflin Foundation Walk/Run for Children with Cancer, raising funds for the Santa Clarita Valley-based nonprofit that assists families of children who are stricken with cancer.

March 15, 2014 | By Charlie Kaijo Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Free health fair draws 200 to Canyon Country

Nearly 200 people turned out Saturday for a free health fair in Canyon Country hosted by Santa Clarita and Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital.

March 15, 2014 | By Charlie Kaijo Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


In the hot seat

Some good-hearted roasting was dished out, and thousand of dollars were brought in during the 16th Annual Elks Charity Roast at the Santa Clarita Elks Lodge #2379 on Saturday.

March 11, 2014 | Charlie Kaijo | Santa Clarita Valley News


ArtSlam returns to downtown Newhall

The new season of ArtSlam kicked off in downtown Newhall Thursday night with a celebration of women artists.

March 07, 2014 | By Charlie Kaijo Signal Staff Photographer | Santa Clarita Valley News


SCV service clubs present their 2014 Man and Woman of the Year candidates

The 29 nominees for the 2014 Santa Clarita Valley Man and Woman of the Year were presented at a gala "Paparazzi Party" this week to be recognized for their achievements as community volunteers.

March 05, 2014 | By Charlie Kaijo Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Dalai Lama speaks in Los Angeles

The Dalai Lama pointed out to a crowd of school children from a pew at the Forum in Inglewood, some of the 1,000 youngsters invited from the Los Angeles school district sitting in the audience.

February 26, 2014 | By Charlie Kaijo Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Saugus Chinese program prepares students to travel

Every Tuesday and Thursday afternoon, students in Ying Fisher's Chinese 1 class at Saugus High School begin their lesson with a song.

February 24, 2014 | By Charlie Kaijo Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Rob Dyrdek sets a Guinness World Record at Six Flags Magic Mountain

Stuart Claxton, the adjudicator for Guinness World Records, walked up to the skidmarked landing ramp, knelt down and pointed to the marks left by the tires of Rob Dyrdek's Chevy Sonic.

February 13, 2014 | By Charlie Kaijo Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


300,000 necessary gallons

Being without water in one's home is bad enough, but in Bouquet Canyon, being without LARC Ranch's big water tank filled to the brim could spell greater disaster in event of a wildfire, ranch officials said Wednesday.

February 13, 2014 | Charlie Kaijo | Santa Clarita Valley News


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