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2Day in the SCV: Sunday, June 6, 2010

Posted: June 6, 2010 4:55 a.m.
Updated: June 6, 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.

Magic Ride Poker Run
What:
Six Flags Magic Mountain and Old Road Harley-Davidson host Magic Ride Poker Run to benefit Boys & Girls of the SCV.
When: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Where: Ride begins at Six Flags Magic Mountain, 26101 Magic Mountain Parkway, Valencia
Contact: Joni Barnes at (661) 255-4824 or jmbarnes@sftp.com

Farmers market
What:
Santa Clarita Farmer's Market featuring fresh produce and products
When: 8:30 a.m. to noon
Where: College of the Canyons Parking Lot 8, 26455 Rockwell Canyon Road, Valencia
Contact: (805) 529-6266 or www.vccfarmersmarket.com

Friendly Valley church service
What:
Pastor Stan Fix of Friendly Valley Community Church presents from the Peoples Choice Sermon Series, "On Getting Rid of Troubles." Holy Communion will be served. Fellowship and coffee will follow the service. All are welcome.
When: 10 a.m.
Where: Friendly Valley Community Church (United Methodist), 19246 Avenue of the Oaks, Newhall. Enter at the Friendly Valley main gate off Sierra Highway on Friendly Valley Parkway.
Contact: (661) 251-1311

Sunday Worship
What:
Burning Bush Church celebrates 11 years with food and fellowship.
When: 10-11:30 a.m.
Where: 27680 Dickason Drive, Valencia

First Presbyterian anniversary
What:
First Presbyterian Church of Newhall will celebrate 119 years of service to the Santa Clarita Valley with a church-wide potluck lunch and games.
When: noon
Where: First Presbyterian Church of Newhall, 24317 Newhall Ave., Newhall
Contact: (661) 877-6331

‘Songs for a Thirsty Soul'
What:
Santa Clarita Master Chorale presents tunes from "Showboat" and Broadway favorites, plus two short summer classics.
When: 3:30 p.m.
Where: Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center, 26455 Rockwell Canyon Road, Valencia
Contact: (661) 254-8886 or www.scmasterchorale.org

Rick Green of WallBuilders Presentation
What:
The Dunamis Group hosts Rick Green of WallBuilders to hear the full presentation he spoke about at Mayors Prayer Breakfast.
When: 6-7:30 p.m.
Where: The Sanctuary, 26444 Friendly Valley Parkway
Contact: Pastor Zack Totten at ztotten@TheSanctuaryChurch.com or (661) 252-7255, ext. 303. Joe Messina at jmessina@wildcat.la or (661) 257-9250

Don't go there
What:
The California Department of Transportation closes Highway 14 and Interstate 5 lanes, ramps and connectors as part of a $161-million improvement project to construct carpool lanes and a direct carpool lane connector at the I-5 and Highway 14 interchange.
When: Through Friday
Where/When: (Highway 14) southbound Highway 14 connector to northbound Interstate 5: 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. and 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.; (Interstate 5) northbound truck route collector road: 11 p.m. to 5 a.m.; southbound Balboa Boulevard off-ramp: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.; one lane of the southbound truck route collector road: 10 a.m. to 11 p.m.; southbound truck route collector road: 11 p.m. to 4 a.m.
Contact: http://www.dot.ca.gov/dist07/travel/projects/details.php?id=32

2Day's Birthdays
Folk singer Holly Near is 61. Singer Dwight Twilley is 59. Playwright-actor Harvey Fierstein is 56. Comedian Sandra Bernhard is 55. International Tennis Hall of Famer Bjorn Borg is 54. Actress Amanda Pays is 51. Comedian Colin Quinn is 51. Record producer Jimmy Jam is 51. Rhythm-and-blues singer Damion Hall (Guy) is 42. Rock musician Bardi Martin is 41. Rock musician James "Munky" Shaffer (Korn) is 40.

2Day in History
Today is Sunday, June 6, the 157th day of 2010. There are 208 days left in the year.

Today's Highlight in History: On June 6, 1944, the D-Day invasion of Europe took place during World War II as Allied forces stormed the beaches of Normandy, France.

Ten years ago:
The Anglo-Dutch conglomerate Unilever agreed to buy Bestfoods for $20.3 billion.

Five years ago: The Supreme Court ruled, 6-3, that people who smoke marijuana because their doctors recommend it to ease pain can be prosecuted for violating federal drug laws. Death claimed actress Anne Bancroft at age 73 and actor Dana Elcar at age 77.

One year ago: President Barack Obama visited the American cemetery at Omaha Beach in France to commemorate the 65th anniversary of D-Day.

AP Odd News
Starting capicity for contraband

WENATCHEE, Washington (AP) - Police in Wenatchee are surprised at the amount of contraband an inmate was able to smuggle into the jail rectally. The Wenatchee World said the man internally carried a cigarette lighter, rolling papers, a baggie of tobacco the size of a golf ball, a smaller baggie of marijuana, a 1-inch smoking pipe, a bottle of tattoo ink and eight tattoo needles.

Sgt. John Kruse said the volume of contraband left officers wondering.

Chelan County Regional Justice Center administrator Phil Stanley said the man was booked into jail Wednesday night to serve a disorderly conduct sentence.

Bad judgment call
DAYTONA BEACH, Florida (AP) - Lending one's truck to a stranger to make a beer run is stupid. Compounding that by telling police you were carjacked is stupider. But Daytona Beach police said a 33-year-old man did both recently. He called police May 27 to say possibly armed men ordered him out of the truck while stopped at a light at 4 a.m.

Police reviewed video taken by a camera at the intersection and found nothing. When investigators confronted the alleged victim, he confessed he had lent the truck to a man he'd met while drinking at a motel. He said the man said he wanted to get more beer but never returned. 

California Lottery
Mega Millions
12-13-15-17-50 Mega: 23
Draw date: Friday, June 4
Jackpot: $26 million

SuperLotto
4-11-28-34-42 Mega: 26
Draw date: Saturday, June 5 Jackpot: $7 million

Fantasy 5
18-26-28-30-32
Draw date: Saturday, June 5

Daily 4
3-6-3-0
Draw date: Saturday, June 5

Daily 3
Midday: 7-8-1
Evening: 9-4-5
Draw date: Saturday, June 5

Daily Derby
1st: 02 Lucky Star
2nd: 12 Lucky Charms
3rd: 07 Eureka
Race time: 1:45.67
Draw date: Saturday, June 5

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