View Mobile Site

Archive By Author - Jana Adkins


Santa Clarita jobless rate jumps in June

After several months of declines in Santa Clarita's jobless rate, the city's unemployment rate rose to 6.2 percent in June - up from 5.6 percent in May, according to data released by the state's Employment Development Department on Thursday.

July 19, 2013 | Jana Adkins | Santa Clarita Valley News


Stem cell therapy for pets

Suffering from chronic, painful arthritis in their joints and hips, canines Lady and Liberty were treated with stem cell therapy last week at Valencia Veterinary Center.

July 18, 2013 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Local Business News


Businesses re-create, thrive

As the song in the musical "Cabaret" went: "money makes the world go round."

July 17, 2013 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Local Business News


State board opening SCV office

A California State Board of Equalization is opening in Santa Clarita by the end of the year said an official with the agency.

July 14, 2013 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Local Business News


Locals crowd ballroom to pay tribute to Santa Clarita war veterans

Moving tributes paid to eight Santa Clarita veterans of war on Thursday caused some grown men in the audience to wipe tears away from their eyes as family members and friends recounted war experiences and life achievements of the veterans.

July 11, 2013 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Santa Clarita Valley News


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


« First  « Prev  7 8 9 10 11  Next »  Last »

Page 9 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 ...