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SCV Historical Society fixing to build Newhall Hardware exhibit 

You might’ve thought the big sign that once hung out in front of the now-extinct Newhall Hardware on Main Street was long gone. When the store closed its doors on March 16, 2008, a coffin and black balloons at the entrance signified the business’ death, the “wake” held 61 years after the place had opened.   But currently inside the old

Press release

Mission Opera to host gala fundraiser 

News release  Mission Opera announced its gala, An Evening of Elegance, is set to take place on Aug. 3 at the Valencia Summit clubhouse.   An Evening of Elegance will begin

Tropicana stilt walkers welcome attendees to the city of Santa Clarita Celebrate series, Cuba installation on Friday evening at the Canyon Country Community Center. 071224 Katherine Quezada/The Signal

Photos: Celebrate series Cuba

The city of Santa Clarita hosted its monthly Celebrate series, this month’s theme being Cuba, on Friday evening at the Canyon Country Community Center. In attendance were hundreds of people

Image courtesy of Yanier Lopez

‘A New Face’ coming to SCAA gallery 

News release  Cuban artist Yanier Lopez is inviting the public to experience his various painting techniques and styles at a solo art exhibit entitled, “A New Face,” beginning with an

Residents gather for the city's first Concerts in the Park of the year, Super Soul Groove: Disco, Funk, Soul and R&B, on Saturday, July 6 at Central Park. Habeba Mostafa/ The Signal

City kicks off Concerts in the Park series 

As canopies came down and the music began, residents gathered for a groovy evening at Central Park for the city’s first installment of the year of the city of Santa

Over 100 floats wowed thousands of spectators at the 92nd annual SCV Fourth of July Parade held in Old Town Newhall and other parts of Santa Clarita on Thursday morning. 070424 Katherine Quezada/The Signal

SCV celebrates Fourth of July  

The 92nd annual Santa Clarita Valley Fourth of July Parade had thousands of people make their way to several parts of Old Town Newhall and Valencia on Thursday morning to

Big Bad Voodoo Daddy, courtesy photo.

PAC announces Spotlight Series lineup 

News release  In celebration of its 20th anniversary, the Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center Spotlight Series will feature a diverse lineup of musicians and performers, as well as family-friendly events

Attendees gather for Santa Clarita Artists Association's reception of "Rhythm & Soul" on Saturday in Old Town Newhall. Habeba Mostafa/ The Signal

Photos: ‘Rhythm & Soul’

Artists through the Santa Clarita Arts Association in Old Town Newhall displayed their work through the “Rhythm & Soul” art show from June 20 to July 28, with the reception

Theater news

Santa Paula Theater presents ‘Women in Jeopardy’ 

News release   Santa Paula Theater Center is presenting Wendy MacLoud’s “Women in Jeopardy,” opening this weekend and running through July 21.  The theater’s news release described the play as a

"Rhythmic Harmony" by Meressa Naftulin

‘Rhythm & Soul’ at the SCAA Gallery 

News release  Santa Clarita Artists Association’s Gallery is showcasing “Rhythm & Soul” in a new exhibit running through July 14, with a free artists’ reception scheduled Saturday.  The reception is scheduled