Locals produce musical remembering St. Francis Dam disaster
Producers Jerry Danielsen, left, and Braddon Mendelson work on their musical, "The Water Way" in their Canyon Country studio on Wednesday, February 26, 2020. Dan Watson/The Signal

Locals produce musical remembering St. Francis Dam disaster

As local residents commemorate the 92nd anniversary of the St. Francis Dam disaster, two Santa Clarita residents are finding their own way to remember the historical moment with their musical,…

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11th annual ‘SILENTS Under the Stars’ returns to Hart Park
The audience gathers in their seats wait for the movie to begin at "Silents under the Stars." Skylar Barti/The Signal

11th annual ‘SILENTS Under the Stars’ returns to Hart Park

William S. Hart is a household name in Santa Clarita, yet many aren’t familiar with the work that made him famous.  “SILENTS Under the Stars” will showcase Hart in one…

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Hart District announces date of AutoNation for ‘Hart Wheels’ Student Car Giveaway
Signal File Photo: Valencia High School junior Taylor Morrison turns the winning key to her brand new 2014 Nissan Versa during Monday’s Nissan car giveaway raffle at College of the Canyons. Signal photo by Charlie Kaijo.

Hart District announces date of AutoNation for ‘Hart Wheels’ Student Car Giveaway

Through the William S. Hart Union High School District’s partnership with AutoNation, one student in the district will be given a brand new car for free, district officials have announced.…

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William S. Hart’s mementos donated to SCV Historical Society
Dr. Tracey Goessel examines the contents of Westover's trunk that she donated to the Santa Clarita Valley Historical Society in April. Courtesy of SCVHistory.com

William S. Hart’s mementos donated to SCV Historical Society

Thanks to Tracey Goessel, a silent-film aficionado who lives in Los Angeles, and Leon Worden, vice president of the Santa Clarita Valley Historical Society, a trunk containing some of William…

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Lacrosse sees big push in Santa Clarita
Valencia's Preston Trujillo is pressured by Hart's Kyle Wiggins in a Foothill League game at Hart High School on Thursday, March 21, 2019. Haley Sawyer/The Signal

Lacrosse sees big push in Santa Clarita

Hart boys lacrosse coach Tony Uebelhardt remembers the first time he watched a college lacrosse game on television. He was flipping through the channels in search of a sport to…

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‘Day at the Ranch’ highlights William S. Hart’s love for pets
Volunteer Barbara Yeager demonstrates how to make a cat toy at the Day at the Ranch: Pets event held at William S. Hart Museum in Newhall on Saturday. Dan Watson/The Signal

‘Day at the Ranch’ highlights William S. Hart’s love for pets

Visitors to the William S. Hart Museum in Newhall on Saturday were invited to participate in a pets edition of “Day at the Ranch.” Hart was the ultimate animal lover,…

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The SCV’s fascinating backyard: The Legend of Hart Park
A costume worn by William S. Hart from the 1918 movie, Shark Monroe, left, stands in the living room of the William S. Hart Museum at William S. Hart Regional Park in Newhall. Dan Watson/The Signal

The SCV’s fascinating backyard: The Legend of Hart Park

A sanctuary of all things cowboy — in the core of our city, William S. Hart Regional Park sits on 265 acres, hosting a wealth of history for film, Santa…

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