Valencia boys hoops subdues Crespi
Valencia's Noah Veluzat (13) shoots against Crespi defender Ke Anuluoha (55) at Valencia on Friday. Dan Watson/The Signal

Valencia boys hoops subdues Crespi

The Valencia boys basketball team beat Crespi 78-65 on Friday night in the second round of the CIF-Southern Section Division 1 boys basketball tournament at home. The win had a…

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Family keeps up smiles for Sarah
Kathleen, Sarah, Sean and Emma Donegan, left to right. Courtesy

Family keeps up smiles for Sarah

While Saturday is a day to support children with cancer as Feb. 15 is International Childhood Cancer Day, for the Donegan family, it’s something they do every day.  Kathleen and…

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Carl Kanowsky: Epoch’s epic wine-tasting for the Boys & Girls Club
Carl Kanowsky is an attorney, a fledgling baker, an enthusiastic cook and an expert wine drinker.

Carl Kanowsky: Epoch’s epic wine-tasting for the Boys & Girls Club

If you missed Epoch’s spectacular wine tasting at Salt Creek Grille, then you missed an epic event. Fabulous wine, delicious food and strong community support for an important local resource…

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Valencia dog to participate in Hallmark rescue dog show
Brutus the catahoula leopard dog, is participating in the "American Rescue Dog Show" to compete for the Best in Snoring category. Bobby Block/ The Signal

Valencia dog to participate in Hallmark rescue dog show

Brutus, the catahoula leopard dog, is participating in the third annual “American Rescue Dog Show” that will be televised on the Hallmark channel Sunday and Monday, to compete for the…

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La Mesa teacher plans ‘Make Compassion Cool Event’
Reece Wong, age 2, plays on a newly built structure at the inclusive play area in Canyon Country Park Saturday morning while supported by her mother, Stacey Wong. January 25, 2020. Bobby Block / The Signal.

La Mesa teacher plans ‘Make Compassion Cool Event’

In an effort to support compassion in the community, a Santa Clarita teacher has invited local residents to a “Make Compassion Cool” event on Saturday. Jess Guidroz, an English teacher…

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Shane Steinhart – U.S. Navy – Castaic Resident
US Navy Veteran Shane Steinhart stands on his porch describing his experience serving aboard multiple aircraft carriers. February 11, 2020. Bobby Block / The Signal.

Shane Steinhart – U.S. Navy – Castaic Resident

Shane Steinhart chose the Navy because he was a good swimmer. “I really didn't like camping or being in the dirt all that much — I like fishing, and I would rather be on a boat. I could jump off the boat and go swimming,” Steinhart said. “The only deciding factor really was for me was the Marines or the Navy. I scored high enough on the ASVAB score that they were kind of fighting over me.”

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