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Archive By Author - Jana Adkins


Developer eyeing Valencia property to build hotel

A family-owned hotel development company has proposed a hotel for the land next door to the Hyatt Regency hotel in Valencia near the corner of McBean Parkway and Valencia Boulevard.

October 28, 2015 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Santa Clarita Valley News


Santa Clarita jobless rate marks strong decline

Santa Clarita's unemployment rate took a sharp dive in September, according to data release by the California labor department Friday.

October 16, 2015 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Santa Clarita Valley News


Are supermarkets relics?

Supermarkets have experienced major consolidation through mergers, acquisitions and closures since the mid- to late 1990s, and the Great Recession drove even more changes throughout the nearly $600 billion industry as non-traditional big-box chain stores shouldered in to offer groceries to consumers, as well.

October 13, 2015 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Local Business News


Gelson’s and Smart & Final bid for Haggen stores; no offers for Saugus store

Haggen has signed tentative purchase agreements with Gelson's Markets and Smart & Final to sell 36 of its stores in the California and Nevada markets, but neither retailer has indicated an interest in one of the two Santa Clarita locations which were converted to a Haggen.

October 05, 2015 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Santa Clarita Valley News


TGI Friday’s at the Valencia mall says goodbye Santa Clarita

Longtime corner tenant at the entrance to the Westfield Valencia Town Center, T.G.I. Friday's, is closing, the company confirmed Friday.

October 03, 2015 | By Jana Adkins | Local Business News


SCV home sales remain high

After Santa Clarita Valley home sales peaked in July to levels not seen since 2007, they dipped slightly in August but still remained nearly 16 percent above the year before as sale prices rose again.

September 28, 2015 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Santa Clarita Valley News


UPDATE: Santa Clarita property values among the top in the county

Santa Clarita's property values have landed the city among the top five highest-valued cities in the county, according to the 2015 annual report released by the Los Angeles County Assessor's Office on Monday.

September 21, 2015 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Santa Clarita Valley News


Haggen working to place workers

As Haggen struggles to right its listing ship, it is reportedly working with Albertsons on an unusual request for a waiver from the Federal Trade Commission to allow Albertsons' to hire workers from any of the stores it originally sold to Haggen.

September 18, 2015 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Local Business News


Santa Clarita’s jobless rate drops

The city of Santa Clarita's unemployment rate dipped to 6.4 percent in August, down from 6.8 percent in the prior month, according to numbers released Friday by the state's labor department.

September 18, 2015 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Santa Clarita Valley News


UPDATE: Hart school district sells warehouse building for $5.2M

The William S. Hart School District has sold one of its buildings located on Spirit Court in the Centre Pointe area of Santa Clarita after a lengthy process that initially required the district to sell its properties through an auction process.

September 17, 2015 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Local Business News


UPDATE: Haggen grocery store chain files for bankruptcy protection

West Coast grocer Haggen can't seem to stay out of the news these days – but for all the wrong reasons. Owner of 146 stores acquired in the Albertsons -Safeway merger, including two in Santa Clarita, Haggen has filed for bankruptcy protection.

September 09, 2015 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Local Business News


City’s jobless rate tops state’s

Santa Clarita's unemployment rate nudged upward again in July, coming in at 6.8 percent, according to numbers released by the state's labor department Friday.

August 21, 2015 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Santa Clarita Valley News


NAI Capital Signs Lease Fully Filling Retail Center

NAI Capital announced it has signed a 10-year lease at Bouquet Canyon Plaza on Bouquet Canyon Road in Santa Clarita.

August 03, 2015 | By Jana Adkins SCVBJ Editor | Business Journal Stories


June home sales soar in SCV

June home sales soared in the Santa Clarita Valley, exceeding even state and national records. Sales of existing homes locally rose 33 percent over a year ago and nearly 27 percent from May. Prices continue to nudge upward.

July 23, 2015 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Local Business News


UPDATE: More lights, cameras and film action for Santa Clarita

For the fifth fiscal year in a row, the city of Santa Clarita has set new records across the board for filming of TV and movies, the city reported Thursday.

July 16, 2015 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Santa Clarita Valley News


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Articles By Author - Jana Adkins


Owners selling Canyon Country craft beer bar

After more than four years in the craft German beer bar and grill business, the owners of Bier Academy in Canyon Country are putting the ...

January 29, 2016 | Jana Adkins | Local Business News


Businesses honored as chamber swears in new board

More than 300 members of the business community witnessed the swearing in of the 2016 Chairman of the Board and officers for the Santa Clarita ...

January 25, 2016 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Local Business News


SCV home sales best in 8 years

Sales of single-family homes and condominiums in the Santa Clarita Valley surpassed 2014 numbers last year, representing $1.7 billion in transactions, according to a ...

January 14, 2016 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Santa Clarita Valley News


360: Vons returns to Vons store in Saugus

Vons grocery store hung its sign back up on the exact same Saugus store it formerly occupied before the Federal Trade Commission forced the handover ...

December 31, 2015 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Local Business News


December Recap

Editor's Note: The following are a few of the stories published in The Signal newspaper during the month in which the SCV Business Journal ...

December 31, 2015 | By Jana Adkins SCVBJ Editor | Local Business News


Santa Clarita’s jobless rate keeps dropping

Santa Clarita's jobless rate has nearly sunk to its level a year ago - before figures recalculated using updated census data sent it soaring to ...

December 18, 2015 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Santa Clarita Valley News


Community reacts to sale of The Signal

Community response was largely positive Wednesday as news spread of the sale of Signal Multimedia, the company that publishes the 96-year-old Signal newspaper and its ...

December 16, 2015 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Santa Clarita Valley News


UPDATE: Signal newspaper business sold

Editor's note: Adds more details of new owners.

December 15, 2015 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Santa Clarita Valley News


Valencia auto dealers smash November sales records

Holding their first-ever Black Friday sales promotion this year, Valencia Auto Center dealers recorded an increase in sales last month, along with the national average ...

December 02, 2015 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Local Business News


Home sales slow for fall; remain higher than last year

After an eight-year climb out of the housing market's crash in 2007, Santa Clarita Valley home sale numbers have shown ongoing stability, reflecting a ...

November 25, 2015 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Santa Clarita Valley News


Courts approve Albertsons takeover of Haggen space in Saugus

What the Federal Trade Commission gave away, the courts gave back on Wednesday.

November 25, 2015 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Santa Clarita Valley News


UPDATE: Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital takes over the former Spectrum Club

Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital is taking over the former Spectrum Club on Town Center Drive to serve as a stand-alone fitness and health center, the ...

November 23, 2015 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Santa Clarita Valley News


Santa Clarita's jobless rate declines again

The city of Santa Clarita's unemployment rate declined slightly in October, with jobless claims dropping to 5.4 percent last month compared to 5 ...

November 20, 2015 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Santa Clarita Valley News


Chevy introduces the most new product in decade

Just like General Motor's iconic muscle cars that helped the brand revolutionize the market, Chevrolet is revved and roaring to the marketplace with more ...

March 31, 2013 | By Jana Adkins | Automotive


Two new auto dealerships opt to open in Santa Clarita

Santa Clarita is already home to the largest collection of automotive dealerships in Southern California, giving residents a wide selection from which to shop and ...

March 31, 2013 | By Jana Adkins | Automotive


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