Floating in the New Year the California way
The Thompson family worked on the Sierra Madre Rose Float Association's entry in the 2020 Rose Parade as a way to experience a unique California tradition. Linda Thompson

Floating in the New Year the California way

Originally from Georgia, Linda and Mike Thompson moved to California with their children Maddie and Craig. The family wanted to gain some “California experiences,” so after Linda saw a call for volunteers to work on the Sierra Madre Rose Float Association’s entry in this year’s parade, she jumped at the chance to sign up.

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Santa Clarita ranked No. 5 highest-value city
Santa Clarita City Hall is located on the 23900 block of Valencia Blvd. File Photo

Santa Clarita ranked No. 5 highest-value city

The city of Santa Clarita was ranked fifth out of 88 for highest-value city in Los Angeles County, according to the 2019 annual report assessment roll released by the Assessor’s…

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Seniors ring in the new year
Seniors dance at the New Year's Eve Lunchtime Celebration at Bella Vida Tuesday morning. Cory Rubin/The Signal

Seniors ring in the new year

Seniors at Bella Vida welcomed the new decade with the senior center’s “Roaring ’20s”’-themed celebration Tuesday, as seniors dressed in ’20s attire and danced to rock ’n’ roll.  “We are…

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Looking at 2020’s court docket
Sheriffs investigated a deputy involved shooting in which a suspect was killed near Ave. Stanford Thursday afternoon. September 12, 2019. Bobby Block / The Signal.

Looking at 2020’s court docket

With 2019 coming to an end, there are still a countless number of ongoing legal cases that have impacted the Santa Clarita Valley over the past several years, which are…

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Fifth vehicle versus pedestrian incident in one month
Two pedestrians were airlifted to a local hospital to be treated for injuries after being hit by a vehicle traveling near the intersection of Sierra Highway and Soledad Canyon Road, Sunday, Dec. 29, 2019. Gilbert Bernal/The Signal

Fifth vehicle versus pedestrian incident in one month

A pedestrian was hit by a vehicle in Newhall and transported to a trauma center Monday evening, marking the fifth such incident this month. The latest collision happened around 8:30…

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Businesses opening in 2020
Construction continues on the Laemmle Theatre and the Newhall Crossings project on the corner of Lyons Avenue and Railroad Avenue in Newhall on Saturday, December 21, 2019. Dan Watson/The Signal

Businesses opening in 2020

A new year also means new business in the Santa Clarita Valley.  In the new year, the community should look out for a slate of new businesses in the SCV.…

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