Wilk, other senators urge Newsom to improve unemployment insurance claim processing
State Senator Scott Wilk speaks at the Child & Family Center board installation at Sand Canyon Country Club Thursday evening. Cory Rubin/The Signal

Wilk, other senators urge Newsom to improve unemployment insurance claim processing

State Sen. Scott Wilk, R-Santa Clarita, is urging Gov. Gavin Newsom to reach a speedy resolution to improve unemployment processing of claims as millions of Californians continue to file for…

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Hart District aims for in-person graduation ceremonies at end of July
Graduating seniors display decorated caps during the Valencia High School graduation ceremony held at College of the Canyons in Valencia on Friday. Dan Watson/The Signal

Hart District aims for in-person graduation ceremonies at end of July

Although it still remains uncertain, William S. Hart Union High School District officials have said they’re hoping to have in-person graduations in the last week of July. During an interview…

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Family welcomes back COC employee after 25 days in hospital due to COVID-19
COVID-19 patient, Tim Dugan, is greeted with balloons as he leaves Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital and is met by a group of family and friends on Friday, May 01, 202. Dan Watson/The Signal

Family welcomes back COC employee after 25 days in hospital due to COVID-19

She couldn’t see it directly, but Monique Moreno knew her dad, Tim Dugan, was smiling underneath his face mask Friday, after seeing each other for the first time in nearly…

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Newsom: CA ‘many days, not weeks’ from reopening
Gov. Gavin Newsom

Newsom: CA ‘many days, not weeks’ from reopening

Just days after announcing a four-step roadmap for reopening the state, Gov. Gavin Newsom said Friday that California is days away, rather than weeks from easing stay-at-home measures.  “I just…

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Detectives seek info report of bloody footprints in paseos
A woman walks down the path into Summit Park in Valencia on Feb. 14, 2017. Katharine Lotze/Signal

Detectives seek info report of bloody footprints in paseos

Santa Clarita Valley sheriff’s detectives are asking the public to provide any known information after finding bloody footprints on paseos in the Valencia area.  The SCV Sheriff’s Station was notified…

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WiSH Education Foundation to hold virtual talent show
Eighth grade student Laurel Kay tunes a new guitar donated to her class from the WiSH Education Foundation at Sierra Vista Junior High School on Friday, Nov. 17, 2017. Christina Cox/The Signal

WiSH Education Foundation to hold virtual talent show

The WiSH Education Foundation has announced its plans to hold the first-ever SCV Virtual Talent Show.  The show will be broken up into three categories: under 18 individual, over 18…

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Big rig fire spreads to brush in Castaic
FILE PHOTO A Los Angeles County Fire Department truck moves quickly to scene. Katharine Lotze/The Signal

Big rig fire spreads to brush in Castaic

A big rig fire spread to nearby brush in Castaic on Friday, according to Los Angeles County Fire Department officials. The incident took place at approximately 3:50 p.m. on the…

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National Bicycle Safety Month: CHP reminds public to share road safely
Bikers take to the trails after the ribbon cutting for the River Village Trailhead in Santa Clarita on Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017. The trailhead connects to the 11-mile Santa Clara River Trail that stretches from Interstate 5 to Sand Canyon Road. Nikolas Samuels/The Signal

National Bicycle Safety Month: CHP reminds public to share road safely

In light of National Bicycle Safety Month, the California Highway Patrol reminded the public to share the road safely and courteously more than ever as many people take the streets…

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American Cancer Society closes Valencia location due to pandemic, officials say
Guests sample chili at the American Cancer Society's Chili Cook-off Saturday afternoon. March 07, 2020. Bobby Block / The Signal.

American Cancer Society closes Valencia location due to pandemic, officials say

The American Cancer Society closed down its Valencia location, ahead of an expected $200 million shortfall in 2020 for the nationwide organization due to the coronavirus pandemic, according to officials.  …

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