Former Castaic Lake Superintendent dies from heart attack
Former Castaic Lake Recreation Area Superintendent died on Feb, 18 from a heart attack.

Former Castaic Lake Superintendent dies from heart attack

In a previous interview with The Signal in 2016, former Castaic Lake Recreation Area Superintendent Lori Bennett described Castaic Lake as her heaven.  Four years later, Bennett, at the age…

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Community cleans up Castaic Lake
Ed Avila holds a bag as boys from Cub Scout Pack 580 pick up trash at a community clean up event at Castaic Lake Saturday morning. January 25, 2020. Bobby Block / The Signal.

Community cleans up Castaic Lake

Members of the Castaic Elementary School Parent-Teacher Association (PTA) along with volunteers from the community gathered at Castaic Lake to clean up garbage in the lake and surrounding areas Saturday…

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Snow on the beach: Friends of Castaic Lake holds 26th annual Winter Magic Festival
Attendees on the shoreline look on as the winning entry from the Kocik family of Simi Valley and five other boats, decorated for the holidays, file past as they compete in the "boat parade" event during the 26th annual Winter Magic Festival held at Castaic Lake on Saturday, December 14, 2019. Dan Watson/The Signal

Snow on the beach: Friends of Castaic Lake holds 26th annual Winter Magic Festival

In a sight only possible for one day a year, local families and Castaic community members enjoyed playing in the snow on the beaches of Castaic Lake during the 26th…

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Algae threat removed for Pyramid Lake, Castaic Lake
Boating is a common recreational activity at Pyramid Lake in Los Angeles County, California. Photo taken July 31, 2019. Florence Low / California Department of Water Resources, FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY

Algae threat removed for Pyramid Lake, Castaic Lake

State water officials lifted a caution advisory Friday about the threat of algae for both Pyramid Lake and Castaic Lake. The caution had been in place at both lakes since…

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Santa Clarita Valley Pacific Islander Festival moves to Castaic Lake
The Kalakeke Pacific Island dance company perform for the audience at the Pacific Islander Fest hosted by Kalakeke Pacific Island Dance Company in partnership with the County of Los Angeles Department of Parks and Recreation and Castaic Lake Sunday, Sept. 29. Gilbert Bernal/The Signal

Santa Clarita Valley Pacific Islander Festival moves to Castaic Lake

The soothing sounds of ukuleles drifted lazily through the air of Castaic Lake on Sunday as performers played music and sang to the crowd at this year’s Santa Clarita Valley…

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State removes algae caution for Castaic Lake
Los Angeles residents flocked to Castaic Lake on Labor Day to celebrate the holiday out of the heat. Matt Fernandez/ The Signal

State removes algae caution for Castaic Lake

As end-of-summer temperatures hover near triple digits, state officials announced just in time for people seeking to cool off at Castaic Lake that the caution about algae has been lifted.…

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Castaic Lake proves popular escape from Labor Day heat
Los Angeles residents flocked to Castaic Lake on Labor Day to celebrate the holiday out of the heat. Matt Fernandez/ The Signal

Castaic Lake proves popular escape from Labor Day heat

With Labor Day temperatures hitting triple digits, people from all over Los Angeles county flocked to Castaic Lake to escape the heat and celebrate the holiday.

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Where the SCV gathers to get outside
Michelle Chambers, 10, swings on the rings in the kids play area at Bridgeport Park in Valencia on Thursday. The city alone has 35 parks that residents can enjoy. Dan Watson/The Signal

Where the SCV gathers to get outside

There is something fundamentally healthy about being outdoors. For children, it can give them the freedom to run, jump and play. And while physical activities like these are good for…

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Heart-wrenching post about blue algae in ‘lake’ killing dog never happened here
FILE ART. A swimmer looks out over a serene Paradise Cove at Castaic Lake's Lower Lagoon. The lake is part of the State Water Project that transports Northern California water to Southern California. August 14, 2017. Katharine Lotze/The Signal

Heart-wrenching post about blue algae in ‘lake’ killing dog never happened here

After three weeks of Castaic Lake being shuttered in part due to the threat of blue algae, state officials lifted the “caution advisory” Tuesday. So when a closed social media…

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Car and bike show to benefit American Legion
Castaic Lake RV Park's Castaic Car & Bike Show. Courtesy of Bryan Rupp

Car and bike show to benefit American Legion

Castaic Lake RV Park is hosting its inaugural Castaic Car & Bike Show benefiting the American Legion Post No. 507 Saturday. This is their second car show of the year,…

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