Late cheerleading coach left positive impact on Golden Valley
A photo of Golden Valley High School cheer coach Edward Santos left at a memorial outside the school's gym on Wednesday, July 26, 2017. Katharine Lotze/The Signal

Late cheerleading coach left positive impact on Golden Valley

No matter what life threw at him, Golden Valley High coach Ed Santos was at every cheerleading practice, his first priority at all times, armed with a Diet Coke and…

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Pac-12 coaches reflect on elimination of two-a-day practices
UCLA head football coach Jim Mora talks to the press during the first day of the PAC-12 football media days at the Ray Dolby Ballroom in Hollywood on Wednesday, July 26, 2017. Katharine Lotze/The Signal

Pac-12 coaches reflect on elimination of two-a-day practices

HOLLYWOOD – When it came to the topic of eliminating two-a-day, full-contact practices, coaches who addressed reporters at Pac-12 Media Days in Hollywood on Wednesday seemed to be saying variations…

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Steve Lunetta: Identifying the causes of homelessness
FILE PHOTO: Sheriff's deputies observe as homeless residents leave the Santa Clara River bed in 2016. Jordan Glenn/For the Signal

Steve Lunetta: Identifying the causes of homelessness

For the past month, I have had the opportunity to ride the train from Newhall to Burbank. Besides being a great way to travel, the train provides a chance to…

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Democrat groups rally together to continue health care conversation
Supporters of the Affordable Care Act rally on the corner of McBean Parkway and Valencia Boulevard on Wednesday, July 26, 2017. Katharine Lotze/The Signal

Democrat groups rally together to continue health care conversation

Calling it an “emergency rally,” local progressive and Democrat groups raised their voices and their protest signs in the center of town Wednesday evening in opposition of the pending Senate…

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Water officials offer rebates for swimming pool covers
A swimmer makes his way back to the ladder in the dive pool of the Castaic Aquatic Center on Tuesday, June 6, 2017. Katharine Lotze/The Signal

Water officials offer rebates for swimming pool covers

After learning swimming pools use about the same amount of water as lawns to maintain, the local water officials who brought you the turf replacement program last year have come…

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FBI agents compare details of three SCV bank robberies
Signal File Photo. Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's deputies convene near a patrol car outside of the Logix location in Valencia after a reported robbery on Tuesday, Juyl 25, 2017. Katharine Lotze/The Signal

FBI agents compare details of three SCV bank robberies

FBI agents were still looking Wednesday for the man who robbed a Valencia credit union late Tuesday afternoon and were pursuing the possibility he may the same man who held…

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Valencia grad, Cal State Fullerton commit far from reaching his ceiling
Valencia's Cody Minnis (10) swings for a base hit during a baseball game against Golden Valley in May. Katharine Lotze/The Signal

Valencia grad, Cal State Fullerton commit far from reaching his ceiling

There’s a picture online of Cody Minnis, playing in a collegiate wood-bat league this summer, that depicts him colliding with an outfield wall and beginning his descent toward the ground…

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Four COC Career Education Programs named ‘Strong Workforce Stars’
Canyons Hall at College of the Canyons (Source: COC)

Four COC Career Education Programs named ‘Strong Workforce Stars’

Source: College of the Canyons Four College of the Canyons programs have been ranked by California Community Colleges (CCC) as Strong Workforce Stars, a new annual commendation for career education…

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