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Decorating for today’s owners and tomorrow’s

Decorating for today’s owners and tomorrow’s

The common thread that runs through the work done by Gin Treadwell is that the goal is improve the look and feel of someone’s home. Because she works both as an interior designer and a stager of homes going on the market, the difference is that sometimes the homes are furnished, sometimes not, and some...

Five ways the current generation can support the next one

Five ways the current generation can support the next one

By Sian Steele Here are five key things the current generation managing a family enterprise can do to make sure the next generation has the best chance to succeed: 1. Plan ahead The single most important success factor for succession is a good plan. That starts with detailed career and development planning for the next...

Filming this week in Santa Clarita, July 31-August 6

Filming this week in Santa Clarita, July 31-August 6

By Signal Staff Film and TV productions bring revenue and jobs to the Santa Clarita Valley. On any given day, you might encounter a film crew. These product­ions are filming around Santa Clarita during the week of July 31-August 6, 2017: Feature Friend Zone Girl Who Cried Wolf Television “Last Week Tonight” “NCIS” “Santa Clarita...

Aerospace supplier Nasmyth TMF expands to SCV

Aerospace supplier Nasmyth TMF expands to SCV

Nasmyth TMF, provider of metal finishing products and services to the aerospace industry, has expanded its Southern California operations from Burbank to include a new facility in Valencia. The new metal surface treatments facility significantly expands Nasmyth TMF’s “footprint and ability to deliver services to aerospace and defense clients in the USA.” the company said...

Lockheed Martin recognizes Aero Engineering

Lockheed Martin recognizes Aero Engineering

Lockheed Martin Aeronautics last month recognized Aero Engineering & Manufacturing Co. of Valencia as one of the top performers among its 1,400 suppliers. The award recognizes suppliers holding a 98 percent on-time delivery rating with a 98 percent quality rating. Founded in 1948, Aero Engineering is a parts provider for C-130 Hercules cargo plane, P-3...

SCV location filming tops $30M for fourth year in a row

SCV location filming tops $30M for fourth year in a row

Santa Clarita had a robust year of location filming for the fiscal year that ended June 30. The city’s Film Office recording 545 film permits and 1,265 location film days, which generated an estimated economic impact of $30.1 million to the local community. Across Greater Los Angeles, on-location film production slipped 4.7 percent between April...

AMG & Associates wins Peabody Stadium contract in Santa Barbara

AMG & Associates wins Peabody Stadium contract in Santa Barbara

AMG & Associates, Inc., a Santa Clarita-based public works contractor, has been awarded a $29-million contract to overhaul and update Peabody Stadium at Santa Barbara High School. The contract with the Santa Barbara Unified School District follows voter approval of two construction bonds last fall. Contracts were officially awarded on July 25. The Peabody project...

Mission Valley Bancorp reports record first-half results

Mission Valley Bancorp reports record first-half results

Mission Valley Bancorp reported net income of $2.2 million for the first half of 2017, which the company said is its strongest-ever mid-year results. “I am pleased to share that Mission Valley Bancorp has once again achieved a record high for the first half of the year, reaching net income of $2,213,000, a 38.05% increase...

Family business snapshots

Family business snapshots

A V Party Rentals     AV Party Rentals has been family-owned and operated in the Santa Clarita Valley since 1968. The company provides services for parties, business events and weddings. Owners: Rusty Parr, Cathy Holm, Ryan Parr, Roger & Patricia Parr Year firm began: As a business, 1968; as “A V Party Rentals,” 1978...

Bank of Santa Clarita reports record earnings

Bank of Santa Clarita reports record earnings

Bank of Santa Clarita reported record earnings for the first half of 2017, with net earnings up 40 percent to $909,000 from the same period a year ago. The bank reported that total loans grew to $215.2 million during the first half of 2017, and continues to have excellent credit quality in its loan portfolio,...