Congratulations to the Valencia High School Wrestling team for winning the Nordhoff 5-Way Duel Match in Ojai at Nordhoff High School.
When I think back upon all the things my Mother did for me,
Local resident John Whitman turned 100 years old and celebrated at Valencia Lanes.
The Santa Clarita Optimist Foundation sponsored the 5th annual Canyon Country Optimist Club's Quarter Auction held Feb. 28 at the Santa Clarita Sports Complex.
Now that the sun is shining and summer is just around the corner, it is time to dust off those bicycles that have been hanging out in the garage and get outdoors. Residents can start their cycling season by taking advantage of exciting events supporting the 2015 Amgen Tour of California, beginning with a free community bike ride and rally at the city of Santa Clarita's annual Hit the Trail event, presented by PayForward.
Santa Clarita area Jaycees gathered at Wolf Creek Brewery's Tasting Room, in the Rye Canyon Loop, to fundraise for the Brenda Mehling Cancer Fund's Fight It! 5k, coming up May 9 at Central Park in Saugus.
On March 13, Albert Einstein Academy for Letters, Arts and Sciences students became engineers for the day by competing in the first engineering day in the school's history. Students from both the Valencia and Agua Dulce campuses joined together on the Agua Dulce campus for a day of team building and learning.
Golden Valley High School proudly presented "Shrek the Musical" on April 29, 30 and May 1 at the Golden Valley Theatre at 27051 Robert C. Lee Parkway. This hilarious musical was fun for the whole family!
With a dedication to fighting breast cancer through early detection and timely treatments, the Sheila R. Veloz Breast Center is offering a special price for digital 3D mammograms during the month of May.
In a recent statement, the California Arts Council called for programs to "ensure that each student reaches his or her full potential by broadening California's educational vision to promote innovation, economic development, and creativity."
Sooner or later all young boys develop a fascination for things that go bang. Being mal-adjusted, I was determined to set fire to the neighborhood and developed an interest in rockets. Actually, it was more than interest: It became an obsession.
"True Love" by local artist Jane Mick demonstrates a wonderful use of color. Mick was born in London, England, but has lived most of her life in California. She started her career as a fashion designer and then worked as a graphic artist. Art is such an important part of her life that she has always had art projects to keep the creativity going.
Whenever I think about the words "I am a writer," a load of emotions begin to stir inside me.
Pam Ingram, the current president of Soroptimist International of Greater SCV, has received the Carmen Sarro Community Service Award from Zonta Club of the Santa Clarita Valley. Ingram was selected from a slate of 13 local women nominated by Santa Clarita Valley nonprofit organizations for the honor at Zonta's annual Women in Service brunch on April 11 at Robinson Ranch.
My mother was nicknamed "Gracie" because her crazy antics and her somewhat unusual reasoning resembled that of Gracie Allen of the famous comedy team Burns and Allen.
Laura my friend is sitting at home,
She was pretty but she was with some other guy
A decade and a half ago a creative writing class formed at the Senior Center in Newhall. Six senior writers made up that group and ...
Over the Memorial Day weekend we awoke to some seriously anxious clucking outside our living room. When we looked out through the glass door, we ...
WEST POINT, N.Y. – Cadet Spencer Petzold, son of Steve and Thane Petzold of Saugus graduated from the U.S. Military Academy on Saturday, May ...
Titanic expert and author Bill Blowers announces the publication of his novel "Dangerous Betrayal, The Vendetta That Sank Titanic."
Once upon a time I was asked to write a monologue in preparation for a very important network meeting in New York. At the time ...
Seventeen year old Girl Scout Abigail Norris is helping to spice up the dinner table for underprivileged families receiving aid from the "Help the Children ...
Are you taking a vacation this summer? Or are you perhaps staying home and doing local things? Write to us and share your stories. What ...
"We cannot always build the future for our youth, but we can build our youth for the future," – Franklin D. Roosevelt.
Megan Olsen and Kenneth Smith were married on 6/20/2015 at Surfer Knoll Beach in Ventura. The weather was absolutely perfect with plenty of ...
"Fifty-seven years in this business, you learn a few things. You know what words are funny and which words are not funny. Alka Seltzer is ...
As the original editor of Our Community, I'd like to introduce you to the new section Editor Eva Piccolo.
I had a brother who lived in Sarasota, Fl. For the past four years he was battling breast cancer. He was 50 when he passed.