Suzon Gerstel, a mother of a Marine and president of Prayer Angels for the Military, said many residents of the Santa Clarita Valley are unaware that the SCV has its own community care packaging location for the troops.
To inquire about adopting, volunteering or donating to the Brittany Foundation, a 501(c)3 non-profit humane organization dedicated to the rescue, care and placement of homeless dogs, contact (661) 713-5240 or e-mail Brittany_dogs@yahoo.com. Donations are very important to the operation and maintenance of the Brittany Foundation. Donations pay for food, medical care and other necessary services for the homeless dogs housed at The Brittany Foundation. The foundation shelter opens its doors every Sunday from 11 a.m. ...
It was a sea of glittery gowns and tuxedoes Saturday night when the Betty Ferguson Foundation hosted its eighth Woman of Honor Dinner and Auction at the Hyatt Valencia.
Cardiologist Robert Horth, M.D., wants to see his patients have palpitations on Saturday. The healthy kind, that is.
Can you remember a time when there was not such a thing as e-mail? Now that it's here, we cannot pick up an old edition of a manners book to find out about e-mail etiquette. Is there a set of rules to keep us mannerly with this techy form of communication?
As the music of Mary J. Blige boomed across the Hyatt Valencia banquet room, more than 60 women, all dressed in white, danced their way to their seats as the installation luncheon celebration of the newest chapter of Jack and Jill of America, Inc., was underway.
"It's Thanksgiving, I can't believe he's not here." "I wish I could just cancel Christmas this year." "How can I go on without (him/her)?" The empty chair at holiday dinners can cause enormous pain. Whether it's your first, 10th or 50th year without your loved one, holidays are sad reminders of those we have lost. "As a society we are not trained or prepared to deal with life's most predictable event and that is loss," ...
Brownie is a hound/shepherd mix, about two years old. She is a medium-sized dog and is good with kids.
Have you cruised lately? It appears that people who enjoy cruising also like using good manners. Maybe it's because everyone is so relaxed, happy and feeling good about life. If you want to be around people who use good manners, take a cruise.
The American Jousting Alliance will host the Frazier Mountain Jousting Tournament and Fair, 11 a.m. to sundown on Saturday at Tait Ranch, 3 miles west of I-5 and Frazier Mountain Park Road in Frazier Park. The event includes a competive sport jousting and medieval equestrian skill-at-arms tournament said James Zoppe, event organizer.
When it all comes down we will still come through. In the long run... - Eagles, "The Long Run" The dew from the ocean mist ran from the rough canvas tarp as I lifted it up. It wasn't that late and I could still hear the band playing. It definitely wasn't morning yet. I was just planning on taking a little nap at the side of the beach house. Then, I would go back out ...
What is it about all the holidays that occur from Thanksgiving to New Year's Eve that makes us veer off track? Yes, it's that time of year when your will power "takes a back seat" and your common sense grabs the wheel and stomps on the gas! Your insatiable cravings say "yes" to everything that is passed in front of you.
If you are a parent/guardian of a child that you suspect may have special needs you are encouraged to contact your local school district for assessment. Students with any of the following disabilities may be eligible for special education services: Deaf, hard of hearing, blind, partially sighted, mental retardation, orthopedic handicap, autism, learning disability, traumatic brain injury, other health impairment, speech and language disorder, emotional disturbance. All assessments are followed by an Individual Education Plan ...
If you've never seen five impromptu actors spontaneously intoning a song about "Interplanetary Road Rage," or boldly making up Shakespearean verse on the spot, or re-playing a scene they've just made up, but now in reverse, you're missing out on one of the theater's most thrilling experiences - improvisation.
The six time national champion Saugus High School Dance Team is working toward another award winning year. The advisor and eight of the 20 team members are new to the team so they started bonding and training early for the 2008-2009 school year.