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2Day in the SCV: Thursday, Feb. 17, 2011

Posted: February 17, 2011 1:55 a.m.
Updated: February 17, 2011 1:55 a.m.

Animal shelter fundraiser
Eat at Athena’s and mention the Castaic Shelter, and the restaurant will donate a portion of the day’s sales to  help fund the shelter renovation project.
All day
Athena’s, 18759 Soledad Canyon Road, Canyon Country 91351

February CLE luncheon
Learn the benefits of employing paralegals and get one hour of General Continuing Legal Education credit. Costs $35 per member, $40 per nonmember. RSVP requested.
11:45 a.m.
Tournament Players Club, 26550 Heritage View Lane, Valencia 91355
Contact:, Katie Norris at (661) 414-7123 or

Interviewing Skills workshop
The Santa Clarita WorkSource Center hosts a job interview skills workshop.
2-4 p.m.
Dr. Dianne G. Van Hook University Center Suite 250, 26455 Rockwell Canyon Road, Valencia 91355
(661) 799-9675

Farmers market
Purchase locally grown produce and baked goods from professional grocers.
Every Thursday from 3-7 p.m.
Downtown Newhall off Main Street

661 Arts meeting
661 Arts hosts a meeting. Meet the president of the Santa Clarita Artists Association and see presentations by guest speakers Ted Dayton and Murray Wood.
3:45-5:30 p.m.
City Hall Century Room, 23920 Valencia Blvd., Valencia 91355

Arts Commission meeting
The city’s Arts Commission hosts its regular meeting.
6 p.m.
City Council Chambers, 23920 Valencia Blvd., Valencia 91355

A Light of Hope support group
Support group meeting for youth and young adults (13-30) and their families struggling with substance abuse or self-destructive behaviors.
Thursdays from 7:30-9 p.m.
21618 Golden Triangle Road, Suite 207 (adults) or 105 (youth/young adults), Saugus 91350
Contact: or (661) 513-4325

Game of the Day
Valley View High School at Canyon High School
Girls basketball, CIF-Southern Section Division IIAA first round
7 p.m.
19300 Nadal StreetCanyon Country, 91351

2Day's Birthdays

Bandleader Orrin Tucker is 100. Actress Christina Pickles is 76. Actress Mary Ann Mobley is 72. Actress Rene Russo is 57. Actor Lou Diamond Phillips is 49. Basketball Hall of Famer Michael Jordan is 48. Actor-comedian Larry, the Cable Guy is 48. TV personality Rene Syler is 48. Movie director Michael Bay is 46. Actress Denise Richards is 40. Rock singer-musician Billie Joe Armstrong is 39. TV personality Paris Hilton is 30. Actor Joseph Gordon-Levitt is 30.

2Day in History

Today is Thursday, Feb. 17, the 48th day of 2011. There are 317 days left in the year.

Today’s Highlight in History: On Feb. 17, 1801, the U.S. House of Representatives broke an electoral tie between Thomas Jefferson and Aaron Burr, electing Jefferson president; Burr became vice president.

Ten years ago: Former Nation of Islam official Khalid Abdul Muhammad, known for his harsh rhetoric about Jews and whites, died at a hospital in Marietta, Ga., at age 53.

Five years ago: Ten U.S. service members died when a pair of Marine Corps helicopters crashed off the coast of Africa.

One year ago: President Barack Obama marked the one-year anniversary of the $787 billion American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, saying it had staved off another Great Depression and kept up to 2 million people on the job.

California lottery

Mega Millions
17-18-24-35-39 Mega: 18
Draw date: Tuesday, Feb. 15
Jackpot: $40 million

2-8-16-21-23 Mega: 19
Draw date: Wednesday, Feb. 16
Jackpot: $9 million

Fantasy 5
Draw date: Wednesday, Feb. 16

Daily 4
Draw date: Wednesday, Feb. 16

Daily 3
Midday: 7-4-6
Evening: 1-3-1
Draw date: Wednesday, Feb. 16

Daily Derby

1st: 05 California Classic
2nd: 08 Gorgeous George
3rd: 09 Winning Spirit
Race time: 1:48.97
Draw date: Wednesday, Feb. 16


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