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SCV library literacy festival a hit with families

The Santa Clarita Public Library held its 14th annual Family Literacy Festival at the Old Town Newhall Library branch on Saturday with “Adventure Awaits” as this year’s theme.   The free event occurred after last year’s festival was canceled because of COVID-19 disruptions. According to Senior Librarian Zoraida Martinez, the event also had some of the highest attendance.  “The last time

COC opens new Don Takeda science center

College of the Canyons held its ribbon-cutting ceremony Wednesday for the new Takeda science building at the Canyon Country campus, named after former biology professor Don Takeda.  The event was attended by Chancellor Dianne

School districts to adjust trustee areas

By Jose Herrera  Signal Staff Writer  In September, the California Department of Finance released validated Census data that prompted school districts under a by-trustee area

Valencia pianist wins prestigious Debussy award

Celine Chen, a 17-year-old student from Valencia, won the Debussy award at the annual Claudette Sorel Piano Competition, with 72 pianists – including international participants