SCV Pregnancy Center hosts Walk for Life

The Santa Clarita Valley Pregnancy Center held its annual Walk for Life event Saturday morning, welcoming nearly 400 people to Crossroads Community Church in Valencia to walk in support of the local nonprofit.  Angela

Newsom signs bill to bring transparency to PSPS events

Gov. Gavin Newsom signed a bill Thursday authored by Sen. Henry Stern, D-Los Angeles, requiring utilities to disclose energy circuits prone to public safety power shutoff (PSPS) events.  Under the new law, utility

Wilk to host Alzheimer’s online educational program

The office of Sen. Scott Wilk, R-Santa Clarita, is scheduled Friday to host “10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer’s,” a virtual educational program about Alzheimer’s disease.  The one-hour program will be presented by the Alzheimer’s Assocation at 1

Scarecrow Alley competition returns to Main Street

Scarecrow Alley, the city of Santa Clarita’s scarecrow contest, will return to Main Street in Old Town Newhall on Oct. 21 at the Harvest Festival SENSES Block Party.  The contest is a community

Chiquita landfill health study expected in October

The Chiquita Canyon Landfill Technical Advisory Committee met Wednesday afternoon to discuss updates at the Val Verde landfill.  Steve Cassulo, the district manager of Chiquita Canyon, told committee members representing several county departments that a health

Sequoia forest fires create hazy skies in SCV

A “significant amount of smoke” from the Windy and KNP Complex fires northeast of Bakersfield in the Sequoia National Forest has entered the Los Angeles area, according to a Thursday morning tweet from the U.S.

Relay Rally readies community for Relay for Life

The American Cancer Society Santa Clarita Valley held a Relay Rally at Westfield Valencia Town Center Saturday afternoon to raise awareness about its annual Relay for Life of the Santa Clarita Valley event on Saturday, Oct. 2.  The

Hospital counts 19th COVID death since July

Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital reported an additional COVID-19 death Tuesday, bringing the total number of deaths at the hospital to 167, according to hospital spokesman Patrick Moody.  Since July 2, 19 people have died

More than 50,000 new faces citywide

The population of the city of Santa Clarita grew by 29.7% between 2010 and 2020, according to U.S. Census data released Monday that will be used to redistrict boundaries for various political offices in California.  The city

Holistic health: understanding healing with energy

By Kev Kurdoghlian Signal Staff Writer The COVID-19 pandemic has made personal and public health a daily topic of conversation and consideration. And maybe holistic health popped up on the