UPDATE:  About 100,000 gallons lost after truck takes out hydrant, tree and light pole in Valencia
A hydrant, struck by a Cintas van, bursts on Newhall Ranch Road on Thursday. Courtesy photo by Julie Dulgeroff and Corey Fredrickson

UPDATE: About 100,000 gallons lost after truck takes out hydrant, tree and light pole in Valencia

A truck driver was injured and taken to the hospital Thursday morning after the truck hit a tree, knocked down a utility pole and sheared a fire hydrant in Valencia.…

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Kumon student, 9, completes math program in record time
Praneel Samal, 9, holds up his Math Level J Completion Award from Kumon Reading and Learning Center of Stevenson Ranch. Courtesy of Kumon

Kumon student, 9, completes math program in record time

Usually, a student at a Kumon Math and Reading Center completes the organization’s math program in several years when they are well into junior high school or high school. “For…

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Chiquita Landfill hearing to be held at Stevenson Ranch Library
Supporters in bright green and opponents in various shades of red attended a meeting at Rancho Pico Junior High March 1 to voice their support or concerns about the proposed expansion at the Chiquita Canyon landfill for county commissioners who were to decide on the fate of the project March 1, 2017. Katharine Lotze/The Signal

Chiquita Landfill hearing to be held at Stevenson Ranch Library

Community discussion about the Chiquita Canyon Landfill controversy will continue Wednesday, April 19. Over 100 Santa Clarita residents shared their two-minute testimonies at the first public forum on March 1,…

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Pipelines to Magic Mountain to be built with or without Newhall Ranch
Proposed site of Newhall Ranch development, looking southeast on state Route 126 in Castaic. Dan Watson/The Signal.

Pipelines to Magic Mountain to be built with or without Newhall Ranch

Pipelines that one day are expected to bring water to 21,000 homes west of the interstate, are expected to be built over the next five years, according to a capital…

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‘Science Lady’ wows children during spring break
Campers look on in awe as Vicki White, the science lady, demonstates how different powder elements burn in different colors at spring break science camp at Old Orchard Park on Tuesday, April 4, 2017. Katharine Lotze/The Signal

‘Science Lady’ wows children during spring break

Students from across the Santa Clarita were on fire for science during Vicki White’s week-long Hands-On Science Spring Break Camp. Nicknamed “The Science Lady,” White brings experiments and fun to…

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