Rabbi visits Santa Clarita to discuss anti-Semitism
Rabbi Yitzchak Wagner, the first German-born rabbi since the Holocaust, gave a presentation to the Chabad of SCV in Newhall on Tuesday. Emily Alvarenga/The Signal

Rabbi visits Santa Clarita to discuss anti-Semitism

Rabbi Yitzchak Wagner made a stop at the Chabad of Santa Clarita Valley on Tuesday during his tour of the United States to speak about Jewish life in Germany. Wagner…

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Barricade ends with pepper balls, arrest of auto theft suspect
A woman is taken into custody in connection with a barricade situation on the 24700 block of Newhall Avenue Friday afternoon. Cory Rubin/The Signal

Barricade ends with pepper balls, arrest of auto theft suspect

A three-and-a-half-hour standoff with sheriff’s deputies near Hart High School ended peacefully Friday with the arrest of a 47-year-old woman on suspicion of grand theft auto. From about 3:30 p.m.…

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Man accused of animal cruelty after alleged parking lot beating, puppy seized
Puppy rescued by deputies, taken to Castaic Animal Shelter. courtesy photo SCV Sheriff Station.

Man accused of animal cruelty after alleged parking lot beating, puppy seized

An out-of-town man was arrested on suspicion of animal cruelty Friday after witnesses phoned the sheriff’s station to say they saw the man beating a dog in a parking lot.…

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Three men arrested, firearms seized, in alleged shooting incident
Firearms seized in alleged Saugus incident. Courtesy photo, the SCV Sheriff Station

Three men arrested, firearms seized, in alleged shooting incident

Three men including one on probation a day after he was released from jail were arrested late Friday afternoon after allegedly firing assault weapons near homes in Saugus. Shortly after…

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City Council to consider awarding contracts, grants toward addressing homelessness
Santa Clarita City Hall is located on the 23900 block of Valencia Blvd. File photo

City Council to consider awarding contracts, grants toward addressing homelessness

The Santa Clarita City Council will once again revisit the topic of homelessness on Tuesday, when they will consider awarding contracts and grant funding aimed at addressing homelessness in the…

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COC Insider: Swim & dive rewrites history at WSC meet, softball continues dominance
The College of the Canyons swim and dive program celebrates the men’s team's historic first conference victory at Western State Conference (WSC) Meet No. 3 hosted by L.A. Valley College on Friday, March 29. Canyons won a school-record six events to narrowly defeat second place Bakersfield College in the team standings. Photo courtesy Jesse Muñoz/COC Sports Information Director

COC Insider: Swim & dive rewrites history at WSC meet, softball continues dominance

By Jesse Muñoz For The Signal College of the Canyons swim & dive celebrated a historically momentous day on the deck at last Friday’s Western State Conference (WSC) meet hosted…

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Motorist freed from wreckage in morning crash
A Los Angeles County Fire Department truck moves quickly to scene. Katharine Lotze/The Signal

Motorist freed from wreckage in morning crash

A motorist was rushed to the hospital Friday morning after being pinned inside their vehicle for more than 20 minutes after it crashed on the northbound lanes of Highway 14,…

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