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Seniors turn trash into dollars

"One man's junk is another man's treasure."

March 28, 2009 | By Diana Sevanian For The Signal | Santa Clarita Valley News


Thefts continue despite arrests

Sheriff's deputies have stepped up patrols in the Fair Oaks Ranch area of Canyon Country following a string of bold burglaries in the areas, but residents say they don't know if that's enough.

March 28, 2009 | By Brian Charles Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Local legislators work on green tax break

As a sales tax hike looms next week, Assemblyman Cameron Smyth held a news conference Friday to support a measure offering tax breaks for energy-efficient home, office and commercial products.

March 28, 2009 | By Melissa Gasca Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Locals laud Heritage Act for protecting wilderness

As a breeze swirled around the hills and birds circled above Friday, a small crowd of nature lovers gathered east of Santa Clarita to hear their congressman extol the sweeping wilderness bill passed by Congress this week.

March 28, 2009 | By Josh Premako Signal Senior Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Tonight: COC Jazz Band plays spring concert at Performing Arts Center

The College of the Canyons Jazz Band's Spring Concert, featuring the Studio Ensemble big band and the lab jazz band, takes the Main Stage of the Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center at COC tonight at 7:30 p.m.

March 27, 2009 | By Signal Staff | Santa Clarita Valley News


What's for dinner? St. Clare's Friday Lenten Fish Fry

Hungry people of all faiths, creeds and walks of life line up to feast at the annual fish fry cooking at St. Clare's in Canyon Country Friday nights during Lent, this year from Feb. 27 through April 3.

All you need is a healthy appetite, an appreciation for delicious Alaskan cod and chips, and $7.50 or $8.50 to pay for a complete dinner.

March 27, 2009 | By Stephen K. Peeples Signal Online Editor | Santa Clarita Valley News


Pardee homes turning green

Pardee Homes announced its new home neighborhoods in Los Angeles County have qualified for the California Green Builder designation.

March 27, 2009 | By Signal Staff | Santa Clarita Valley News


New skate park gets thumbs up from local skaters at VIP preview

The new 40,000-square-foot, $1.5-million Santa Clarita Skate Park holds its grand opening today at 3:30 p.m., but around 40 local skateboard enthusiasts scored a VIP preview shred session under sunny spring skies Thursday afternoon.

March 27, 2009 | By Stephen K. Peeples Signal Online Editor | Santa Clarita Valley News


Give 'gift of life'

As a former professional baseball player for the Toronto Blue Jays, Dan Trujillo of Saugus was used to striking out once in a while. He didn't expect to get struck down with a heart problem in the prime of his life.

March 27, 2009 | By Michelle Sathe Signal Senior Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Driving home a message

The bodies of several teenagers lay lifeless in the mangled wreck of a two-vehicle collision near a local high school. But on this day, it was only a drill.

March 27, 2009 | By Nick Zigler For The Signal | Santa Clarita Valley News


‘Downsizing' the bar tab

One bar regular said Thursday that since the economy took a nosedive, he's tended to drink just a little bit less.

March 27, 2009 | By Melissa Gasca Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Student hit with baseball bat

An argument reportedly turned physical Thursday when a Hart High School student on his way to school was hit on the head with a baseball bat.

March 27, 2009 | By Josh Premako Signal Senior Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Lennar calls for water break

A bankruptcy deal prompted a cease-fire in a water war over Valencia Water Company's 80,000 customers.

March 27, 2009 | By Brian Charles Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Canyon High choir out $6K in trip money

A travel agency's bankruptcy has left 58 Canyon High School choir students without meal money for their trip to Hawaii next week.

March 27, 2009 | By Tammy Marashlian Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


CalArts alum wins big at South by Southwest Film Fest

A Valencia man whose short film tells the story of two teenage boys growing up in Newhall won the prestigious Grand Jury Award at the South By Southwest Film Festival in Austin, Texas.

March 27, 2009 | By Alicia Dukov For The Signal | Santa Clarita Valley News


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SCV domestic violence center receives grant

Domestic Violence Center of Santa Clarita Valley has received a $15,000 grant from the Blue Shield of California Foundation to support the center's services and shelter for abuse survivors, city officials announced.

August 14, 2014 | By Signal Staff | Santa Clarita Valley News


Nissan dealership has donated $200,000 in cash and cars to the community

When General Manager of Nissan of Valencia, Dan Sterkel, selected two nonprofits in Santa Clarita to support, he chose ones close to his heart.

August 14, 2014 | By Jana Adkins Signal Business Editor | Santa Clarita Valley News


Judge rules California must educate all non-English-speaking students

A Los Angeles judge has ordered the state of California to educate all children who don't speak English, saying it needs to take action after reports showed a quarter of school districts failed to meet that state and federal requirement.

August 14, 2014 | By Signal Staff and Wire Service | Santa Clarita Valley News


County of Los Angeles Public Library to restore service hours

LOS ANGELES, August 12, 2014 – The County of Los Angeles Public Library will restore its service hours at libraries that had hours reduced in 2009 – 2010, effective Tuesday, September 2, 2014. Libraries have evolved into community centers that provide invaluable tools to their patrons. Individuals are visiting libraries to search for jobs, homework help, computer literacy classes, online learning tools, early childhood literacy programs, teen services, and other programs. The restoration in hours will grant the Library staff an opportunity to provide additional programs and services to their patrons.

August 14, 2014 | Source: County of Los Angeles Public Library | Santa Clarita Valley News


Castaic woman faces kidnapping charge Friday

A 43-year-old Castaic woman arrested Wednesday on suspicion of kidnapping a motorist at gunpoint is scheduled to appear in court Friday on a felony charge of kidnapping, according to court documents.

August 14, 2014 | By Jim Holt Signal Senior Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Magic Mountain voted No. 1 theme park

Fans of Six Flags Magic Mountain have known it for years. But now voters in a nationwide poll released Thursday have christened Magic Mountain as America's No. 1 theme park.

August 14, 2014 | By Hector Gonzalez Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Volunteers sought for ‘Box City’ fundraiser

Family Promise of the Santa Clarita Valley, a nonprofit organization serving local homeless families, is looking for volunteers to assist with its biggest fundraising event of the year: Box City.

August 14, 2014 | By Signal Staff | Santa Clarita Valley News


Hart board member calls for regular Title IX reports

A Hart district board member has requested more information on Title IX compliance throughout the district after federal Education Department officials launched an investigation into a civil rights complaint involving Canyon High School baseball and softball fields.

August 14, 2014 | By Jon Stein Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Santa Clarita Water Division approved watering schedule

Watering your lawn every other day and never on Saturday's became a locally-enforced ordinance Thursday night for Santa Clarita Valley residents who get their water from the Santa Clarita Water Division.

August 14, 2014 | By Jim Holt Signal Senior Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


UPDATE: Worden-Roberts remembered as friend, mentor, advocate

Ask anyone who's been in the Santa Clarita Valley a while and they'll tell you: the fingerprints of Connie Worden-Roberts are all over the area.

August 13, 2014 | By Luke Money Signal Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


UPDATE: Castaic barricaded suspect captured by sheriff’s deputies

A 44-year-old Castaic woman allegedly kidnapped a man at gunpoint Wednesday and then holed up inside her mobile home while deputies surrounded the residence, some with guns drawn.

August 13, 2014 | By Jim Holt and Austin Dave Signal Staff Writers | Santa Clarita Valley News


Not guilty plea entered on Bouquet Canyon Road reckless driving charge

One of two people arrested in June on suspicion they were driving recklessly in a show of speed on Bouquet Canyon Road pleaded not guilty to the charge in court Wednesday, a spokesman for he Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office.

August 13, 2014 | By Jim Holt Signal Senior Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


Valencia baby set for lung surgery in September

A Valencia family is in the process of coping and staying positive as they wait until September for lung surgery for their infant daughter.

August 13, 2014 | By Alexa Ferrante For The Signal | Santa Clarita Valley News


COC's fall semester to be largest in school history

This fall, College of the Canyons will provide students and community members with access to the largest schedule of classes in school history by providing seats for more than 51,000 potential students.

August 13, 2014 | Source: College of the Canyons | Santa Clarita Valley News


Water officials list some exemptions to drought rules

Santa Clarita Valley residents who have cut their water consumption by 20 percent over the past year will be exempt from watering schedule restrictions - and from the fines they carry, water officials said Tuesday.

August 13, 2014 | By Jim Holt Signal Senior Staff Writer | Santa Clarita Valley News


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