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Archive By Section - Santa Clarita Valley News


SCV is one step in front

A package of bills signed into law by Gov. Jerry Brown and aimed at protecting California's groundwater supplies is being hailed as a much-needed step forward for a state seized by drought.

September 20, 2014 | By Jim Holt Signal Senior Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Boys & Girls Club, city put on Day for Kids

Free kettle corn and hot dogs, carnival-style games, toy prizes and raffles - it truly was a Day for Kids on Saturday at Newhall Park.

September 20, 2014 | By Hector Gonzalez | Santa Clarita Valley News


City unemployment ticks down slightly

Santa Clarita's unemployment rate ticked downward ever so slightly in August and continues to be lower than both the state and county jobless rates, according to numbers released by the state's Employment Development Department.

September 20, 2014 | By Luke Money Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


No water, but volunteers make a splash at river cleanup day

Community members volunteered to trudge through the sand of the Santa Clara River to pick up trash and debris Saturday morning at the 20th annual River Rally Clean-up and Environmental Expo.

September 20, 2014 | By Robert Spallone For The Signal | Santa Clarita Valley News


NASA spacecraft due for Martian rendezvous

After a 10-month, 442 million mile interplanetary journey, a NASA spacecraft was scheduled to enter orbit around Mars on Sunday, according to the Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena.

September 20, 2014 | By Signal Staff | Santa Clarita Valley News


Weekend full of activities in the Santa Clarita Valley

Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church celebrates 70 years of annual barbecues in the Santa Clarita Valley all weekend long as a busy schedule of activities crams the calendar today and Sunday.

September 20, 2014 | By Robert Spallone For The Signal | Santa Clarita Valley News


SCV church makes appeal for foster care

One Sunday morning Kirk and Kasey Morales listened to a message at church calling on families to get involved in foster care. The couple had a blended family of six children when they first began considering adoption.

September 19, 2014 | By Martha Garcia For The Signal | Santa Clarita Valley News


Governor Brown vetoes bill that would restrict charter schools’ locations

Gov. Jerry Brown has vetoed a bill by a Santa Clarita Valley legislator that would have placed restrictions on charter schools seeking to locate outside the boundaries of the district that authorizes them, citing concerns that the bill could force existing charter schools to relocate.

September 19, 2014 | By Luke Money Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Assistance League’s Operation School Bell provides back-to-school shopping opportunity

Junior high school students in the Santa Clarita Valley rummaged through shelves and racks of the Kohl's retail store in Valencia for some back-to-school shopping this week - made possible with help from Assistance League Santa Clarita.

September 19, 2014 | By Robert Spallone For The Signal | Santa Clarita Valley News


Major repaving work to begin in Palmdale

Caltrans will repave State Route 138 in Palmdale between 165th Street East and Avenue S, officials said Friday.

September 19, 2014 | By Signal Staff | Santa Clarita Valley News


Brown vetoes charter bill

Gov. Jerry Brown vetoed a bill Friday by a Santa Clarita Valley legislator that would have placed restrictions on charter schools seeking to locate outside the boundaries of the district that authorizes them.

September 19, 2014 | By Luke Money Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


It’s ‘Back to Church’ this Sunday

People's reasons for hosting or supporting "National Back to Church Sunday" are nearly as numerous as the reasons others stay away from sacred gatherings in the first place.

September 19, 2014 | By Mason Nesbitt Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Santa Clarita Valley students excel on state exam

More than 90 percent of William S. Hart Union High School District sophomores passed the state's high school exit exam on their first attempt during the 2013-14 school year, according to preliminary figures released Friday.

September 19, 2014 | By Luke Money Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Rabid bats continue to turn up in the SCV

A rabid bat found in a Newhall backyard this month flew toward a resident and potentially bit two dogs and a cat, according to a recent county report.

September 19, 2014 | By Luke Money Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Not in Newhall anymore

They couldn't follow a yellow brick road to get there, but residents still took a trip to Oz at Thursday's "Wizard of Oz"-themes Senses event.

September 19, 2014 | By Katharine Lotze Signal Staff Photographer | Santa Clarita Valley News


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Knight plans to keep Senate seat for as long as possible

Congressman-elect Steve Knight will continue to serve in the California state Senate through the New Year to make sure his district is represented up until the point he has to resign to take his seat in Congress, he said during a recent interview.

December 21, 2014 | By Luke Money Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Registration now open for 2015 VIDA program

The Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station is now taking registration for the 2015 Vital Intervention and Directional Alternatives (VIDA) program for at-risk teens.

December 20, 2014 | By Signal Staff | Santa Clarita Valley News


16 graduate from Sheriff's Station's Community Academy

Sixteen SCV residents graduated this past week from the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station's Community Academy, a six-week law-enforcement course that began in November, officials said in a news release.

December 20, 2014 | By Signal Staff | Santa Clarita Valley News


Real Life Church hosts a musical Christmas

December 20, 2014 | By Katharine Lotze Signal Staff Photographer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Hart ASB organizes dinner and toy giveaway

Two boys walked away from Hart High School's Associated Student Body Christmas dinner and toy giveaway this week with wide grins and gift-wrapped presents nearly as big as they were.

December 20, 2014 | By Hector Gonzalez Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Home ownership may get a boost

New guidelines issued by mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac could boost the number of home loans granted to first-time buyers who are finding it difficult to save enough cash for a down payment, according to Santa Clarita Valley Realtors.

December 20, 2014 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Santa Clarita Valley News


UPDATE: Deputies arrest 3 at Canyon Country checkpoint

Deputies checked the sobriety of more than 1,300 drivers during an overnight DUI checkpoint in Canyon Country but none were found to be impaired, sheriff's officials said Saturday in a news release.

December 20, 2014 | By Signal Staff | Santa Clarita Valley News


Alcoholics Anonymous fights lawsuit by SCV murder victim's parents

Lawyers representing Alcoholics Anonymous World Services Inc. are fighting a wrongful-death lawsuit filed against the organization by the parents of murder victim Karla Brada, claiming there is no basis for the lawsuit.

December 20, 2014 | By Jim Holt Signal Senior Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Holiday Home Tour decks the houses

More than 350 people visited local homes decked from doorstep to backyard in holiday finery at the 34th annual Holiday Home Tour benefitting Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital.

December 20, 2014 | By Kirsten Quinn Signal Features Editor | Santa Clarita Valley News


SCV Hanukkah celebrations abound

Jews around Santa Clarita gathered on Wednesday to celebrate the first night of Hanukkah in a very familiar way, lighting the first candle on the menorah.

December 19, 2014 | By Martha Garcia For The Signal | Santa Clarita Valley News


Founders Series: McKeon helped organize city, then went to D.C.

Editor's note: Monday marked the 27th anniversary of Santa Clarita's founding. This is the last in The Signal's seven-part series about the surviving men and women who made the city a reality.

December 19, 2014 | By Luke Money Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


COC 2nd-fastest growing community college in US

College of the Canyons is the second-fastest growing community college in the United States, according to Community College Week magazine.

December 19, 2014 | By Hector Gonzalez Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


City’s jobless rate holds steady

In stark contrast to Los Angeles County, the city of Santa Clarita's jobless rate in November was 4.8 percent, nearly half the county rate, figures released Friday showed.

December 19, 2014 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Santa Clarita Valley News


Local students learn problem-solving skills through code

Are you smarter than a fifth-grader?

December 19, 2014 | By Hector Gonzalez Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Crash ties up traffic on Soledad Cyn Rd.

No one was injured in a two-vehicle crash Friday afternoon on Soledad Canyon Road, where traffic on the westbound lanes - already impacted by construction along that stretch - backed up for several blocks while tow crews cleaned up the mess.

December 19, 2014 | By Signal Staff | Santa Clarita Valley News


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