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Rep. Mike Garcia, R-Santa Clarita, stands with awardee Kennedy Osborn from Pinetree Community School during the American Leadership Award Reception at the University Center on Tuesday, June 18. Habeba Mostafa/ The Signal

Garcia honors American Leadership Award recipients 

By Sara McCarthy Signal Staff Writer  Rep. Mike Garcia, R-Santa Clarita, hosted the first official American Leadership Award reception Tuesday afternoon honoring Santa Clarita Valley elementary school graduates who exemplified strong

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College Briefs for June 20

Valencia student earns master’s from University of Maryland Global Campus  Lacey Mansell, of Valencia, earned a master of science in biotechnology: bioinformatics from University of Maryland Global Campus in fall

Jessica Garcia of Jessica Makes Wreaths, displays the Juneteenth wreaths she created for the Juneteenth Celebration presented by NAACP Santa Clarita at Central Park in Saugus on Saturday, 061524. Dan Watson/The Signal

SCV NAACP celebrates Juneteenth  

The Santa Clarita Valley NAACP chapter held a weekend of fun, games and entertainment in celebration of the federal recognized holiday, Juneteenth, aimed to educate the community about its historical

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College Briefs for June 13

Local student named to dean’s list at Missouri State  Each semester, students at Missouri State University who attain academic excellence are named to the dean’s list. For undergraduate students, criteria

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Marsha McLean | Dive into Water Safety 

It is disturbing and unfortunate that children ages 1 to 4 have the highest drowning rate.  According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, fatal drowning is the leading