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Another record filming year

The city of Santa Clarita, increasingly becoming known as "Hollywood North," set another banner year for local filming and announced a new television series is coming to town.

July 11, 2013 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Local Business News


Western building sold

An iconic Western-style commercial property located at 23101 Lyons Ave. in Newhall was sold by NAI Capital, the commercial realty firm announced.

July 11, 2013 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Local Business News


Businesses learn to grow

Small Santa Clarita businesses wanting to figure out how to grow their business, reach their primary market and be more easily found by customers in an online search were given a broad primer on Tuesday.

July 10, 2013 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Local Business News


Eliminating the mortgage deduction could have a domino effect

The negative domino effect would extend beyond the recovering housing market if Congress were to eliminate the mortgage interest tax deduction, Santa Clarita Valley Realtors and other financial experts agree.

July 07, 2013 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Santa Clarita Valley News


Properties must be inspected for ADA compliance

A new state law enacted last year that holds property owners accountable for Americans with Disabilities Act, or ADA, violations, but reduces the number of extortion-like claims against them, went into effect July 1.

July 03, 2013 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Local Business News


Local engineering firm acquired

A local Santa Clarita product engineering company has been purchased, and as a result, a Palmdale aerospace company will relocate to Valencia over the next 18 months.

June 30, 2013 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Local Business News


Qdoba Mexican Grill to close 67 locations

Qdoba Mexican Grill is closing its Santa Clarita restaurant Friday at 3 p.m.

June 28, 2013 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Local Business News


UPDATE: Legislature OKs enterprise zone reforms

Santa Clarita Valley's enterprise zone was effectively sentenced to death next year as the state Assembly on Thursday adopted revisions already approved by the Senate to reform such zones throughout the state.

June 27, 2013 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Local Business News


Comparing Silicon Valley to the SCV

Santa Clarita startup entrepreneur Brian Tippy gave people a glimpse of the culture that immerses Silicon Valley at the monthly SCV Startup meeting Monday night.

June 26, 2013 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Local Business News


Santa Clarita Valley home sales drop slightly

Sales of Santa Clarita Valley homes dropped slightly between April and May, even though the number of listings increased, according to numbers released Tuesday by the Southland Regional Association of Realtors.

June 25, 2013 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Santa Clarita Valley News


Recruiting up as jobs open

As the jobless rate continues to trend downward, Santa Clarita recruitment experts say they have definitely noted an increased number of hiring requests, and in a few cases, prospective candidates have some leverage they haven't had in several years.

June 24, 2013 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Local Business News


Beef ‘O’ Brady’s coming to town

Expecting to open in time for the Fourth of July, Beef O'Brady's owner said he plans to open to the public on July 2 in Santa Clarita.

June 21, 2013 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Local Business News


Jobless rate drops again in Santa Clarita

Santa Clarita's unemployment rate dropped once again in May, hitting 5.6 percent, according to numbers released Friday by the state Employment Development Department.

June 21, 2013 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Santa Clarita Valley News


Warehouse Converts To Certified Film Studio

Santa Clarita's Avenue Scott Stages was the first "converted" sound stage to be certified in Los Angeles County when a new chapter of the fire code was put into place, a fire official said.

June 21, 2013 | By Jana Adkins SCVBJ Staff Writer | Business Journal Stories


Roundtable: The Pet Industry

People think of their pets as members of the family. That thinking has, in part, driven growth in the industry, and today it is a multi-billion dollar business segment. Another factor spurring growth and costs includes advancements in medical treatments for animals.

June 21, 2013 | By Jana Adkins SCVBJ Staff Writer | Business Journal Stories


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Audi dealership under construction

After a delay of more than a year, Audi is finally preparing to move into Santa Clarita, according to an executive with the Keyes Automotive Group.

January 25, 2014 | By Jana Adkins SCVBJ Writer | Business Journal Stories


Company looking for channel to build a talent pipeline

The jobs are here – and more will be coming – said the owner of Santa Clarita company Ronan Engineering, but the region needs a matchmaking service of sorts to find and attract employees with the right skill sets.

January 25, 2014 | By Jana Adkins SCVBJ Writer | Business Journal Stories


Santa Clarita's December jobless rate drops to 6-year low

Santa Clarita's jobless rate dropped to 5.3 percent in December 2013 - a rate not seen since 2008, when the entire nation began rapidly shedding jobs as a result of the recession.

January 24, 2014 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Santa Clarita Valley News


Realtors association: Home sales strong in 2013

As sales of condominiums posted strong gains in the Santa Clarita Valley and home prices continued rising in 2013, investors pulled back from the single-family home market, a Realtors association reported this week.

January 17, 2014 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Santa Clarita Valley News


Education has been key to its growth, local escrow company says

Independently owned and operated since 1998 by Jim and Anita Lombardi of Santa Clarita, Federal Escrow Inc. has been offering every type of escrow imaginable.

March 31, 2013 | By Jana Adkins | Business & Real Estate


Premier America Credit Union planning expansion

When members speak, Premier America Credit Union listens.

March 31, 2013 | By Jana Adkins | Banking & Finance


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 buy locally. But two more dealerships announced last year they are opening for business.

March 31, 2013 | By Jana Adkins | Automotive


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 new products than the public has seen in a decade.

March 31, 2013 | By Jana Adkins | Automotive


AMS Fulfillment’s growth led to rapid-fire expansion

AMS Fulfillment's meteoric growth over the past decade led to the company's leasing of 13 different buildings scattered throughout the Santa Clarita Valley.

March 31, 2013 | By Jana Adkins | Industry


Auto repair shop thrives on good service

Dan Carpenter first opened his Santa Clarita automotive service in October 1988, specializing in the repair of Honda and Acura vehicles.

March 31, 2013 | By Jana Adkins | Business & Real Estate


Small business center launches restaurant startup program

The Small Business Development Center, hosted by College of the Canyons, offers a wide array of services, many at no cost to new and existing business owners.

March 31, 2013 | By Jana Adkins | Business & Real Estate


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