If you've lived in Santa Clarita for some time, you know exactly what I'm talking about when I say that our city has "grown up."
Zonta Club of Santa Clarita Valley invites the community to a free workshop on life balance and goal setting Saturday, August 16 from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in Newhall.
More than 85 million people in North America went to waterparks during the summer 2012 season, according to the World Waterpark Association.
Want to keep your kids occupied for hours? Tell them to photograph Santa Claus riding a dinosaur.
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Five young boys recently formed Blenz, a charity-minded Santa Clarita Valley lemonade stand that sprung up from a passion for juice squeezing.
Ron Chow and family recently visited Boston and the New England area on vacation, stopping in Saugus, Massachusetts.
The view from Valencia resident Rose Smith's home last Sunday morning.
From the beginning, as I would thumb through the inky pages of your stories, I knew Our Community was something different. Your stories and photos – your candid humor, your ability to share and express – so impressed me.
I am a first-generation Mexican American and was raised in a difficult environment.
Artwork by first-grader Aalaya, left, from Sulphur Springs and third-grader Samantha, right, from Fair Oaks Ranch in teacher Tarah Davis' art classes.
It was a week to remember. By the end of it all, 28 dentists and oral surgeons from all over the world had completed 1,550 surgeries on hundreds of underprivileged patients in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.
Life on New Park Avenue in the town of Palmers Green was fairly conventional for a family in the upper end of the lower class.
On Sunday, November 2, runners from far and wide will flock to Santa Clarita for the 19th Annual Santa Clarita Marathon, presented by Parkway Motorcars. For nearly two decades, the Santa Clarita Marathon has welcomed local and visiting runners to race along Santa Clarita's beautiful trails and paseos toward the finish line. This year is shaping up to be one of our best yet, with approximately 3,000 people already signed up to participate in various race day events.
Local TEAM Networking group raised $1,000 for cancer services nonprofit Circle of Hope, Inc.
Have you ever seen the soul who lives in the old Victorian house halfway down the road? I never have, but there are tales told about him that would make your hair stand up on the back of your neck.
This photo by local resident Doug Meek captures the beauty of a Golden Star Lily in Pico Canyon.
Oct. 11 marked the 11th annual Circle of Hope Afternoon Tea. Held for the second consecutive year at Robinson Ranch Golf Club, the event sold out of 200 seats and was attended by both ladies and gentlemen seeking to help the organization with its mission of providing emotional, educational and financial assistance to those fighting breast cancer who live, work or are treated in the Santa Clarita Valley.
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As this is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, I began by participating in Soroptimist International of Greater Santa Clarita Valley's Bras for a Cause fundraiser. Being a 31-year member of the club, this event is now even dearer to my heart than ever.
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In my life, I've faced many challenges, but never did I expect to battle breast cancer – twice!
Oct. 8, 2014
Kate Brinegar-Cowan knew that along with being a DES daughter, having taken estrogen for several years and her family history, she was at an increased risk of breast cancer. So she had always been proactive.
I don't think it is about cancer. Why I got it, I have no idea.
"Oh yes I am wise, but it's the wisdom born of pain
I buried my breast cancer story for 11 years. I treated my cancer experience like an enemy who invaded my life, instilled fear in me and stole from me physically and emotionally.