Thomas Oatway: California representatives in Congress, pay attention and protect constituents
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Thomas Oatway: California representatives in Congress, pay attention and protect constituents

I wish to give a hearty thank you to The Signal for two very compelling and thoughtful articles and Opinion pieces in the Friday, Nov. 24 issue of The Signal.…

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Current principals appointed to administrative positions at Hart District office
From left to right, Hart High School Principal Collyn Nielsen was named Chief Administrative Officer and Placerita Junior High School Principal Jan Hayes-Rennels was named Director of Special Programs and Staff Development during a Hart District Governing Board meeting Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017. Courtesy Photos

Current principals appointed to administrative positions at Hart District office

UPDATE: Dec. 14 at 3 p.m. Two current principals in the William S. Hart Union High School District were appointed to district-level positions during the Hart Governing Board meeting Wednesday.…

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Golden Valley’s DeGabriel Floyd decommits from USC
Golden Valley’s DeGabriel Floyd (1) avoids a tackle by Highland’s Robert Jones during the Grizzlies’ first football game of the season at Canyon High School on Friday, August 25, 2017. Katharine Lotze/The Signal

Golden Valley’s DeGabriel Floyd decommits from USC

Golden Valley’s DeGabriel Floyd announced he is decommitting from USC via Twitter on Wednesday night. “A lot of the different changes in college football is kind of what led me…

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Cockroach infestation triggers shutdown of McDonald’s in Castaic
A woman leaves the McDonalds parking lot in Castaic after discovering it was closed on Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017. The restaurant was closed due to a violation of the California Health and Safety Code and/or the Los Angeles County Code. Nikolas Samuels/The Signal

Cockroach infestation triggers shutdown of McDonald’s in Castaic

County public health officials have shut down a McDonald’s restaurant Castaic, citing an infestation of cockroaches. On Tuesday, an inspector with the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, after…

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Newhall man pleads not guilty to 65 weapons offenses
Heavily armed members of the SEB unit take positions near a house on De Wolfe Road in Newhall on Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2017. A Newhall man arrested last week on suspicion of spousal assault, assault with a deadly weapon, and several weapons offenses pleaded not guilty in court Monday, in connection with the incident. Austin Dave/The Signal

Newhall man pleads not guilty to 65 weapons offenses

A Newhall man arrested last week on suspicion of spousal assault, assault with a deadly weapon, and several weapons offenses pleaded not guilty in court Monday. Robert Wayne Mount, 52,…

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Santa Clarita student forges path on NBC’s “This Is Us”
"This Is Us" actress Mackenzie Hancsicsak poses for a picture outside of The Signal offices in Canyon Country on Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017. Nikolas Samuels/The Signal

Santa Clarita student forges path on NBC’s “This Is Us”

On most days, Mackenzie Hancsicsak is like every other 10-year-old. She loves learning from her teacher at Charles Helmers Elementary School in Valencia, having sleepovers with her friends, playing with…

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Local church takes SCV social workers to lunch
Staffers at the Department of Children and Family Services treated to lunch Tuesday. (l to r) regional Administrator Laura Schotzbarger, Rebecca Pruit and Wendy Martinez. photo by Jim Holt, The Signal.

Local church takes SCV social workers to lunch

  Christmas came early for scores of local social workers this week when members of the Real Life Church treated them to lunch as a way of expressing their appreciation.…

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