Athletes are not the only people who participate in marathons. Earlier last month, I endured a "marathon" of my own. No, I did not run 26.2 miles to cross a finish line and have my photo taken.
"It was the best experience of my life!" exclaimed last year's American Association of University Women's (AAUW) Tech Trek alumna. All fears were allayed for this year's 7th grade honorees as Tech Trek Science Camp 2007 alumni shared experiences at a congratulatory tea on April 29 at the home of AAUW member Sheree McKeon. With photo albums open to pages of dowel creations and DNA extractions, Tech Trek alumni could barely contain themselves in reminiscing ...
The Friends of Hart Park and Museum will host Mary Ellen's Tea party at 12:30 p.m. this Saturday at Hart Hall on the grounds of the William S. Hart Park and Museum, 24151 Newhall Ave. (formerly San Fernando Road) in Newhall.
Sally Struthers will headline The Theatre Project SCV's first Salon this Sunday at All Corked Up, 26340 Diamond Place in Santa Clarita, from 4 p.m. - 7 p.m. Struthers is a two-time Emmy Award & Golden Globe Winner. You know her as Gloria Stivic in "All in the Family," as Louise Miller in "Still Standing" and "Babete Dell" in "Gilmore Girls," on Broadway in "Grease," and other productions too numerous to mention. Struthers will be ...
In observance of National Women's Healthcare Month Vino 100 has partnered with Hope Wine during May to raise awareness of women's health issues and engage people in the fight against breast cancer by offering an award-winning coastal California Chardonnay that benefits two great causes: Susan G. Komen for the Cure and the Sheila R. Veloz Breast Imaging Center. Hope Wine donates 50 percent of its profits toward the fight against breast cancer, AIDS and autism. ...
or Jamie Lee Nudie, Mother's Day will arrive in a long, classic, 1964 Pontiac Bonneville Safari Wagon suited with rattlesnake hide - all the way from Canada. The custom car, designed by her famous grandfather, Nudie Cohn - celebrity "Rodeo Tailor to the stars" - is expected to pull into her Santa Clarita driveway today, the final stop on an international journey home.
Monday Community Safety - The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, Santa Clarita Valley Station, will host two Community Safety Programs at separate locations. The first event will be held Monday, May 12 from 7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. at College of the Canyons (26455 Rockwell Canyon Road) in Aliso Hall, Room 101. The second event will be held on Thursday, May 15 from 7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. in the multipurpose room at Castaic ...
Canyon Country's B&R Gallery is riding high and sharing it. The riding high, of course, includes things going very well on the business side, but lately includes owner Dave Joseph and his son Steven riding in a replica of that famous television car known for flying high - the General Lee. And B&R is sharing its good fortune with the Michael Hoefflin Foundation to further its efforts to battle pediatric cancer. Dave Joseph and his ...
When Jeff and Toni Kraut were house-hunting two years ago, it took them a while to find the perfect place.
The local Relay For Life fundraiser to benefit the American Cancer Society will be held at Central Park on May 31. As part of the efforts to raise money there will be a silent auction.
Dates to Watch Ongoing 'Necessary Targets' - The Repertory East Playhouse will continue its 81 Series with "Necessary Targets" through May 3. The theater is located at 24266 Main Street, Newhall. Show times are Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m. For tickets visit www.repeastplayhouse.org or call (661) 288-0000. Upcoming Summer Meltdown Autism Awareness and Social Inclusion Concert Produced by the Hart District's Yes I Can students, Summer Meltdown ...
It was "Eye of the Tiger" meets "Million Dollar Babes" at the 2008 Miss Santa Clarita Valley Scholarship Program held Sunday at the Hyatt Valencia. The dual boxing-themed pageants featured a total of nearly 60 competitors seeking to TKO the competition and seize one of the 20 major titles up for grabs.
Spring Fiesta Rancho Camulo's Spring Fiesta, Vaquero Days, celebrates the role of the vaquero in the history of Rancho Camulos. The event will take place on Saturday, May 3 from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., at Rancho Camulos, 5164 East Telegraph Rd., Piru, CA 93040. The fiesta will have activities for all ages: living history, music, cultural music and dance, historic displays, antique farm equipment, artist's displays and sales, tours, and food. Admission is $10, ...
They finally got their cars. West Ranch High School seniors Ashley Cha, 17, and Jill Tuso, 18, picked up their brand new 2008 Pontiac G6 Coupes on April 2. They won the cars, and a bunch of cash, on "Wheel of Fortune," during a show taped Jan. 11. And the hardest part wasn't the waiting - or even the winning. It was keeping the results a secret from their friends from Jan. 11 until the show aired on Jan. 28, as they were required to do by the show's producers.
Today - Friday • Hart High School Drama Department will present "Our Town," 7 p.m. in the Hart auditorium. Tickets: $8-$10.
The first time Merry Graham won a $10,000 check, she almost threw it out and kept on cooking.
This year, Newhall resident Merry Graham won the Duncan Hines Sweet Stars dessert contest with her Chocolate Crusted Tart with Orange Yogurt Crème and Fresh Raspberries.
When he first started riding, Saugus resident Nabeel Atique swore he would never do this. But two weeks ago, he stood poised on his bike, staring down the start of a 350-mile-plus race.
Jerry Simpson's antique radio repair shop is located in Canyon Country in a Sierra Highway strip mall, its most distinguishing feature an unnecessarily large parking lot where a tumbleweed is more likely to roll through than a customer.
"Are we gonna do this?" teenage Zakariah O'Mara-Mezzano asked, glancing sidelong at has his two friends, with a moment's apprehension.
With her hair pulled back into a low, blond bun, Season Winquest De Angelis spun on a pointed toe, laced to the ankle in powder pink ballet shoes.
A new nonprofit is in town.
Staggered in lines, wearing purple-and-gold uniforms and holding position with hands at their sides, the special education cheer club Valencia Vikings Star Cheer held its collective breath.
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