Valencia boys basketball loses to Cajon in first round of CIF State Division 2 tournament

A year of firsts for the Valencia boys basketball program came to a halt Wednesday night. The Vikings, playing in their first-ever CIF State playoff game, fell 67-56 at Cajon…

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SCCS boys hoops gets first-round win against Corcoran in CIF State playoffs
Jordan Starr of Santa Clarita Christian School is defended by Jaqui Condoll of Corcoran during the first round of the CIF State Division 5 boys basketball tournament at The Master's University. Tom Cruze/For The Signal.

SCCS boys hoops gets first-round win against Corcoran in CIF State playoffs

For seemingly the first time since the Santa Clarita Christian School’s grueling preleague slate, a team at least matched the Cardinals physicality, coming in the first round of the CIF…

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Saugus girls hoops falls short in first round of CIF tournament
Saugus girls basketball's Danny Diaz keeps the ball away from Sunny Hills players in a CIF state tournament game at Sunny Hills on Wednesday. Haley Sawyer/The Signal

Saugus girls hoops falls short in first round of CIF tournament

FULLERTON – After a timeout in the third quarter in the CIF Division 3 state tournament game against Sunny Hills, the Saugus girls basketball team stood in a circle, put their…

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Saugus schools integrate arts education in the classroom
FILE PHOTO: Declining enrollment means less average daily attendance funding for school districts. It’s a problem being felt across the Santa Clarita Valley, and in districts throughout the state of California.

Saugus schools integrate arts education in the classroom

Editor’s Note: This is the third in an occasional, several-part series looking at arts education in Santa Clarita Valley school districts. A recent countywide survey from the Los Angeles County…

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County planners take site tour for 19,000-home Centennial development
This picture from a resident who lives near the intersection of Three Points Road and Highway 138, looks west over where the proposed Centenial project would go.

County planners take site tour for 19,000-home Centennial development

County planning commissioners boarded a bus in Castaic, headed north of Gorman  and got their first look at a plot where more than 19,000 new homes are being planned as…

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Updates to Castaic budget show changes to multi year projections
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Updates to Castaic budget show changes to multi year projections

Fewer students and rising pension costs prompted Castaic Union officials to make budget adjustments for the school district’s multi-year projections, officials said Wednesday. The changes reflect just how significant a…

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SCV Earth Arbor Day competition asks community to submit their best ‘cArt aRt’
2016 cArt aRt Entrants for the Earth Arbor day event/ Courtesy of the city of Santa Clarita.

SCV Earth Arbor Day competition asks community to submit their best ‘cArt aRt’

Santa Clarita city council is inviting community members to join the 2018 Earth Arbor Day “cArt aRt” competition. The competition asks participants to “take an ordinary trash can and change…

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