Jacobs’ return sparks West Ranch girls volleyball to win over Saugus
West Ranch senior Allison Jacobs goes up for the kill in a Foothill League matchup with Saugus at West Ranch High School Monday evening. Cory Rubin/The Signal

Jacobs’ return sparks West Ranch girls volleyball to win over Saugus

While West Ranch girls volleyball had just regained one of its most important players, Saugus was learning how to work without one of theirs on Monday night.  The Wildcats, who…

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State removes algae caution for Castaic Lake
Los Angeles residents flocked to Castaic Lake on Labor Day to celebrate the holiday out of the heat. Matt Fernandez/ The Signal

State removes algae caution for Castaic Lake

As end-of-summer temperatures hover near triple digits, state officials announced just in time for people seeking to cool off at Castaic Lake that the caution about algae has been lifted.…

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15 chosen by county to recommend best ways to capture stormwater
File art. water-permeable pavement installed at library parking lot. Dan Watson Jan 14, 2017

15 chosen by county to recommend best ways to capture stormwater

If you were not convinced that every drop of water in the Santa Clarita Valley matters, consider this: Santa Clarita Valley water users have the SCV Water Agency as their…

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Valencia man accused of DUI causing injury in Saturday night crash

A Valencia man was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol causing injury early Sunday morning after allegedly crashing into another vehicle, injuring one of its passengers.…

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Chess coach Jay Stallings celebrates 25 years of teaching
Jay Stallings (right) poses with Alfredo Carillo who created a wrought iron chess set for the Sean's Fund dinner on Sunday. Matt Fernandez/ The Signal

Chess coach Jay Stallings celebrates 25 years of teaching

Chess players of all ages gathered at the Hyatt Regency Valencia on Sunday to celebrate the memory of Sean Reader and to raise money for Sean’s Fund at the 13th annual Sean’s Fund dinner.

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The Gentle Barn celebrates bull’s second birthday
Jessica Steele feeds Ferdinand the bull some of his birthday cake at The Gentle Barn. Matt Fernandez/ The Signal

The Gentle Barn celebrates bull’s second birthday

Sunday was a special day at The Gentle Barn as staff wearing bull-horn hats and guests celebrated Ferdinand the bull’s second birthday.

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Barger taps former CLWA water resources planner for SCV Water board
FILE PHOTO. Jeff Ford, formerly principal water resources planner for the Castaic Lake Water Agency, discusses a solar pnel array near the Rio Vista Water Treatment Plant in Saugus in January 2013.

Barger taps former CLWA water resources planner for SCV Water board

Filling the seat vacated by Dante Acosta last month, Supervisor Kathryn Barger has appointed former Castaic Lake Water Agency staffer Jeff Ford to serve on the SCV Water Agency’s board.…

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