5 from SCV sign with pro baseball teams
Valencia High grad Keston Hiura, middle, fields questions from reporters at an introductory press conference in Milwaukee on Wednesday. Photo courtesy of Kirk Hiura

5 from SCV sign with pro baseball teams

Subtle chuckling permeated the room. Milwaukee Brewers Amateur Scouting Director Tod Johnson smirked. Keston Hiura smiled. Asked at a press conference Wednesday what kind of relief it was to learn…

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By Jonathan Kraut: Forecast for a more blue SCV
File photo taken in March 2012 of Highway 126 looking SW showing the Newhall Ranch property. Dan Watson/The Signal

By Jonathan Kraut: Forecast for a more blue SCV

The massive residential development called Newhall Ranch celebrated a victory last week in one of what has been a long round of battles over building – or not building –…

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Zonta Installs New Officers, Names Zontian of the Year
Outgoing Zonta president Jorja Harris (l) presents a bouquet of Zonta yellow roses to newly installed Judy Penman, who is serving her third non-consecutive term as president of Zonta Club of SCV. Courtesy photo

Zonta Installs New Officers, Names Zontian of the Year

Zonta Club of Santa Clarita Valley installed Judy Penman as its new president for 2017-18, honored outgoing President Jorja Harris and named super-active club member Barbara Meyer as Zontian of…

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Cleanup underway at alleged “drug houses”
Sheriff's deputies conduct a drug raid at a home on Alaminos Drive in Saugus on May 9, 2017. (Austin Dave/The Signal)

Cleanup underway at alleged “drug houses”

Cleanups at suspected “drug houses” raided by narcotics officers during three raids in as many months were seen Wednesday to be in full swing of compliance as city and county…

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Former Valencia bank teller arraigned of felony theft charges
Los Angeles County Sheriff Department’s Fraud and Cyber Crimes Bureau detectives at press conference seeking the public's help in identifying other possible theft victims. LASD photo.

Former Valencia bank teller arraigned of felony theft charges

A Lancaster man who once worked as a teller at a bank branch inside a Valencia grocery store has been formally charged with two felony counts of theft from an…

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