City Council will not rename Columbus Day to Indigenous Peoples Day
At the city council meeting on June 13, the chambers were full of community members.

City Council will not rename Columbus Day to Indigenous Peoples Day

Though Los Angeles City Council approved the name change from Columbus Day to Indigenous Peoples Day this week, Santa Clarita City Council will not likely be following suit. L.A.’s council…

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UPDATE: Castaic Fire burns 25 acres, shuts down lanes of 5 freeway
A Los Angeles County Fire Department truck moves quickly to scene. Katharine Lotze/The Signal

UPDATE: Castaic Fire burns 25 acres, shuts down lanes of 5 freeway

UPDATE: 9 a.m. CHP reopened all lanes of the northbound 5 freeway at 7 a.m. During the Castaic Fire, all four northbound lanes of the freeway were closed at Lake Hughes…

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Foothill League football teams make final tune-ups for Friday
Golden Valley's DeGabriel Floyd (1) runs the ball in for a touchdown during the first football game of the season against Highland of Palmdale at Canyon High School on Friday, August 25, 2017. Katharine Lotze/The Signal

Foothill League football teams make final tune-ups for Friday

There were times last Friday when Dan Kelley felt his team looked the part of a well-oiled machine, and there were times he felt that machine’s wheels fell off. Ultimately,…

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Email to county sparks dispute between Castaic Town Council members
A truck moves up a work road leading through the proposed expansion site in the foreground, looking north-west at the high walls of the existing land fill site of the Chiquita Land Fill in Castaic on Thursday. Dan Watson/The Signal

Email to county sparks dispute between Castaic Town Council members

An email written by the Castaic Town Council president about Chiquita Canyon Landfill has caused a rift between town council members and has resulted in some members requesting for him…

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Golden Valley’s DeGabriel Floyd: High intensity, high impact
Golden Valley's DeGabriel Flloyd announced he'll be transferring from Golden Valley to Westlake, citing academic reasons. Katharine Lotze/The Signal

Golden Valley’s DeGabriel Floyd: High intensity, high impact

Editor’s note: This story originally ran in the 2017 SCV High School Football Preview, published by The Signal on Aug. 25, 2017.  The story has been updated to show the…

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High temps cause second Flex Alert of week
FILE PHOTO: Power lines are silhouetted as the sunsets over Santa Clarita on Oct. 20, 2016. Katharine Lotze/The Signal

High temps cause second Flex Alert of week

With high temperatures continuing throughout the weekend, the California Independent System Operator Corporation (ISO) issued its second Flex Alert of the week to encourage residents to conserve electricity. Issued Thursday…

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