A pre-concert cocktail party featured food inspired by Brazil - the adopted homeland of concert performer Dionne Warwick - and was also a special tribute to Rita Garasi.
It was an evening of hijinks and hilarity at the Elks Lodge in Canyon Country. John Heys, CEO of Heys Plumbing, took his place on the hot seat at the 14th annual Elks Roast, to benefit the Samuel Dixon Family Health Centers.
The seventh annual Santa Clarita Valley Film Festival ended its four-day run with the presentation of awards for the best in independent and student film.
Members of the governing and foundation boards of the Boys & Girls Club of Santa Clarita Valley recently gathered at the Club's central facility in Newhall for a recognition luncheon.
It was a true "Blast from the Past" as the Santa Clarita Master Chorale held its annual Cabaret and Cabernet fundraiser to benefit the musical nonprofit.
Midnight struck in New York just as the crowd raised a glass of champagne and hit the noisemakers in celebration at the second annual Circle of Hope New Year's Eve Gala at Robinson Ranch in Canyon Country.
It was New York, New York all the way as the Repertory East Playhouse rang in 2012 with a traditional Times Square celebration, including a crystal ball drop outside at the stroke of midnight .
Soroptimist International of Santa Clarita Valley recently presented an $8,000 check to Terry Brucknell, director of the Sheila R. Veloz Breast Imaging Center.
Soroptimist International of Santa Clarita Valley recently presented a $5,500 check to Circle of Hope, Inc.
The Santa Clarita Artists' Association has a new art gallery located at the Westfield Valencia Town Center.
The 12th annual Awards Banquet to honor persons with developmental disabilities attending Pleasantview Industries was recently held at the Santa Clarita Activities Center. The event was hosted by the local Junior ROTC under the direction of Capt. Ed Colley. The ROTC has donated their time and effort to this event since its inception. The purpose of the evening was to recognize the participation, hard work, and personal growth of the program participants. Pleasantview serves 110 ...
Bill and Cathy Kennedy, residents of the Santa Clarita Valley and supporters of the nonprofit community in the SCV have moved to Ft. Collins, Colo. to be closer to family. Bill Kennedy served the SCV on the College of the Canyons Foundation Board and on the board of Habitat for Humanity. Cathy was a one-time volunteer for the Child & Family Center Auxiliary. "We have really enjoyed our time here in the SCV," said Cathy ...
More than 200 families were adopted for the holidays by members of the community, businesses and the Princess Cruises Community Foundation. A party to distribute the gifts was held Dec. 17 at the Santa Clarita United Methodist Church. The effort helped 665 parents and children, said DaAnne Smith, executive director of Single Mothers Outreach. "This year almost two thirds of our families requested help for the holidays," she said. Among those who gave to the ...
The Zager family recently held a "Christmahanukkawanzica Holiday Party" at their Saugus home. "We ask everybody attending our party to bring a toy for the ABC7 Spark of Love Toy Drive," said Ken Zager. "My son and I loaded up the car and brought everything to our local fire station. They were very appreciative of all the gifts we collected." Zager said the annual party is "a social occasion for us to get together as ...
The Princess Cruises Community Foundation has adopted 100 families from Single Mothers Outreach and will provide the families with gifts for the holidays at a reception on Saturday.