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2Day in the SCV: Saturday, May 1, 2010

Posted: April 30, 2010 11:07 p.m.
Updated: May 1, 2010 4:55 a.m.
 
Welcome to The-Signal.com's "2day in the SCV," a compendium of today's events and a quick journey through the past, present and future.

Hart Band rummage sale
What:
Shop from a huge assortment of furniture, housewares, electronics, toys and clothes with proceeds to benefit the Hart Music Boosters.
When: 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Where: 24825 Newhall Ave., Newhall

Third annual LARC Ranch Benefit ride
What:
Bikers for Christ stage the third annual LARC Ranch Benefit ride to raise funds for LARC's programs and services for developmentally disabled individuals.
When: Biker registration opens at 9 a.m. and the ride begins at 10 a.m.
Where: Ride begins at Cycle Gear, 24508 Lyons Ave., Newhall and ends at LARC Ranch, 29890 Bouquet Canyon Road, Saugus.
Contact: (661) 296-8636 or www.larcfoundation.org

Safe & Secure community collection event
What:
The Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff's Station and the city of Santa Clarita team up to give the community an opportunity to properly destroy household items such as personal documents, electronic waste and prescription drugs.
When: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Where: College of the Canyons Lot 8, 26455 Rockwell Canyon Road, Valencia
Contact: (661) 286-4090 or www.scvsheriff.com

Santa Clarita's Pet Expo USA
What:
Pet Expo showcases the latest and greatest in pet care and safety. The event includes food, music and entertainment for the entire family. A portion of proceeds support a variety of rescues and adoptions.
When: Today and Sunday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Where: College of the Canyons Lot 7, 26455 Rockwell Canyon Road, Valencia
Contact: www.PetExpoUSA.net

Toddler story time
What:
Barnes & Noble hosts toddler story time.
When: 10 a.m.
Where: Barnes & Noble Bookstore, 23630 Valencia Blvd., Valencia
Contact: (661) 254-6604

TributeFest
What:
TributeFest brings together some of L.A.'s best tribute artists. Each band will perform a one-hour set. The event also offers food and drinks, including 30 craft beers on tap, barbecue and dozens of L.A.'s popular nouveau gourmet food trucks. General Admission is $40; VIP tickets are $60.
When: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Where: Central Park, 27150 Bouquet Canyon Road, Saugus
Contact: http://www.drinkeatplay.com/tributefest

‘Max & Ruby' musical production
What:
Rosemary Wells' beloved bunny siblings Max and Ruby come to life on stage in a fun-filled musical production for the whole family.
When: 2 p.m.
Where: Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center at College of the Canyons, 26455 Rockwell Canyon Road, Valencia
Contact: (661) 362-5304 or e-mail patronservices@canyons.edu.

Our Lady of Perpetual Help Cinco de Mayo festival
What:
Cinco de Mayo Festival with arts and crafts, live music, dancing, margaritas, Mexican food and desserts.
When: 5-11 p.m.
Where: OLPH Campus, 23233 Lyons Ave., Newhall
Contact: (661) 312-6596 or e-mail spaceman01@aol.com

Skyhawks charity football game for cancer victims
What:
Santa Clarita Skyhawks play tackle football against San Diego Thunder to raise awareness and money for children with cancer. Presale tickets are $10. Tickets at the gate are $12. Children 10 and under free.
When: 6:30-9:30 p.m.
Where: Canyon High School, 19300 W. Nadal St., Canyon Country
Contact: (661) 877-8268 or e-mail info@skyhawkfootball.org

Saugus High dance team show
What:
The Saugus High School dance team hosts a jungle-themed show. Tickets are $10, children 2 and under are free. Saugus High students $5 for today's show.
When: 7 p.m.
Where: Saugus High School gym, 21900 Centurion Way, Saugus
Contact: (661) 478-4590

Golden Valley High School's ‘Grease'
What:
The Golden Valley theater department presents "Grease" (Tickets $12)
When: Golden Valley Theater, 27051 Robert C. Lee Parkway
Where: 7 p.m.
Contact: Reservations and information, Janie Prucha at (661) 298-8140, ext. 1616

2Day in History
Today is Saturday, May 1, the 121st day of 2010. There are 244 days left in the year.

Today's Highlight in History: On May 1, 1960, the Soviet Union shot down an American U-2 reconnaissance plane over Sverdlovsk and captured its pilot, Francis Gary Powers, who was later convicted of espionage but returned to the United States in 1962 in exchange for a captured Soviet spy.

Ten years ago: About 3.5 million Time Warner cable subscribers temporarily lost access to seven Disney-owned ABC stations in a quarrel over transmission rights.

Five years ago: Chinese computer maker Lenovo completed its purchase of IBM's personal computer division.

One year ago:
Supreme Court Justice David Souter announced his retirement effective at the end of the court's term in late June.

Birthdays
Former astronaut Scott Carpenter is 85. Singer Judy Collins is 71. Actor Stephen Macht is 68. Singer Rita Coolidge is 65. Hall of Fame jockey Steve Cauthen is 50. Country singer Tim McGraw is 43. Rock musician D'Arcy is 42. Movie director Wes Anderson is 41. Actress Julie Benz is 38. Country singer Cory Morrow is 38. Gospel/rhythm-and-blues singer Tina Campbell (Mary Mary) is 36. Actor Darius McCrary is 34.

California Lottery
Mega Millions

14-20-41-47-53 Mega: 40
Draw date: Friday, April 30
Jackpot: $224 million

SuperLotto
1-9-15-16-29 Mega: 9
Draw date: Wednesday, April 28
Jackpot: $8 million

Fantasy 5
3-4-17-24-31
Draw date: Friday, April 30

Daily 4
3-2-9-4
Draw date: Friday, April 30

Daily 3
Midday: 6-1-1
Evening: 8-5-3
Draw date: Friday, April 30

Daily Derby
1st: 02 Lucky Star
2nd: 12 Lucky Charms
3rd: 04 Big Ben
Race time: 1:40.81
Draw date: Friday, April 30

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