View Mobile Site

Archive By Author - Jana Adkins


Chamber hopes to score ‘hole-in-one’

Sponsorships are now open for the Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce's 28th annual Oak Tree Golf Classic, which will be held at TPC Valencia.

February 18, 2012 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Local Business News


Economic, real estate conference planned

The second annual Santa Clarita Valley Economic & Real Estate Outlook conference is set to take place Feb. 23 at the Hyatt Regency Valencia hotel, and it's expected to top last year's event, said a spokesperson with the Santa Clarita Valley Economic Development Corp.

February 17, 2012 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Local Business News


Expo reaches out to home-based businesses

The Biz@Home Expo, focused exclusively on the needs of aspiring and existing home-based entrepreneurs, takes place this weekend on Saturday and Sunday at the Hyatt Regency Valencia.

February 17, 2012 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Local Business News


Modest improvement predicted

California's economy will continue to heal, but the process is long, according to the Los Angeles County Economic Development Corp. economic prognosis for 2012, which was released on Wednesday.

February 16, 2012 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Local Business News


Retailer steps into flooring on her own

If her store appears to be too high-end for cost-conscious shoppers, custom floor and interior design retailer Dawn Rudio wants people to know the showroom really reflects what homeowners can do on a budget.

February 15, 2012 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Local Business News


Efforts and opportunities

Morgan Stanley broker Andy Horowitz, 43, a married father of three, is busy planning the next chapter of his life. And for the Stevenson Ranch resident, this includes devoting more time to his clients, family and nonprofit endeavors.

February 12, 2012 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Local Business News


Experts charge bill is controversial

One of the many 2012 California laws passed applying to common interest development, or condominiums, while possibly well-intended, also border on property right issues, say local experts.

February 10, 2012 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Local Business News


A.G.: Homes deal to help thousands in California

State Attorney General Kamala Harris announced Thursday that the nationwide settlement with banks over foreclosure abuses could be worth up to $18 billion to Californians who were among those hardest hit by the crisis.

February 09, 2012 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Santa Clarita Valley News


SCVEDC launches new small-business program

Small-business loans are now available through a partnership forged by the Santa Clarita Valley Economic Development Corp. and the Valley Economic Development Center. The SCVEDC announced on Tuesday that local businesses will have access to capital through the Small Business California Loan program.

February 08, 2012 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Local Business News


Law changes mortgage rules

In support of the real estate market, state senators voted Jan. 23 on a pair of bills that would offer protections to those hurt by the California mortgage crisis.

February 08, 2012 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Local Business News


25Score rises to raise funds again

At one time, students from local schools would show up at your door selling annual coupon books for discounts at Santa Clarita businesses to raise funds for their athletic teams or extracurricular school programs.

February 03, 2012 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Local Business News


Santa Clarita firm to receive part of defense contract

A contract awarded to Raytheon by the U.S. Department of Defense on Wednesday also involves local aerospace company Woodward HRT of Santa Clarita.

February 02, 2012 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Local Business News


Store gears up for second location

First launched in 1979, and now with a chain of more than 4,600 company-owned stores across the country, AutoZone is opening its second Santa Clarita retail auto parts store.

February 01, 2012 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Local Business News


Jana Adkins: Bank branch adds a little beat to shake up the standard

I love it when I have a good experience with an innovative business, but honestly, I never expected to find myself in that situation while in a bank.

January 31, 2012 | By Jana Adkins | Business Columns


Gym reaches out to the SCV

Gold's Gym of Venice Beach fame is moving to Santa Clarita into the space vacated by the closure of Borders bookstore on Town Center Drive in Valencia.

January 29, 2012 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Local Business News


« First  « Prev  29 30 31 32 33  Next »  Last »

Page 31 of 53

Articles By Author - Jana Adkins


Knowing when to quit

An entrepreneur hasn't been successful unless he or she has experienced at least one failure, said the owner of a former Santa Clarita-based party store.

May 03, 2014 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Local Business News


KB Home plans 278 more homes in Santa Clarita

Builder KB Home is preparing to build 278 new homes in the Plum Canyon area of the Santa Clarita Valley, an executive with the company said Friday.

May 02, 2014 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Santa Clarita Valley News


Canyon Country gym closes abruptly

The Fitness Compound gym in Canyon Country has closed its doors abruptly, posting a hastily scribbled notice on its door apologizing to members and referring them to another fitness center.

May 02, 2014 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Local Business News


Business tax board opens office locally

The Board of Equalizationopened its newest office in Santa Clarita on Magic Mountain Parkway and Tourney Road in April.

May 02, 2014 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Santa Clarita Valley News


Boston Scientific expanding Parkinson’s studies

Boston Scientific is enrolling patients in two studies for its Vercise Deep Brain Stimulation System in patients with Parkinson's disease.

May 01, 2014 | By Jana Adkins SCVBJ Writer | Business Journal Stories


High-tech cleaning solution saves manufacturers money

CleanLogix of Santa Clarita uses its C02 water-free cleaning technology for manufacturing industries that require high performance and reliability in the manufacturing process of aerospace components, medical device parts and disc drive parts.

April 30, 2014 | By Jana Adkins SCVBJ Writer | Business Journal Stories


High speeds drive local stunt driver’s film business

What started as a one-car and camera operation in 1986 has grown into a full-fledged Santa Clarita business serving the film industry.

April 30, 2014 | By Jana Adkins SCVBJ Writer | Business Journal Stories


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


1 2 3

Page 3 of 3


Powered By
Morris Technology
Please wait ...