In a spacious ballroom lined with booths from some of the best restaurants in the area, more than 400 people from throughout the foothill communities gathered at the Sheraton Fairplex Conference Center on Nov. 5 to nibble on samples of fine food, taste top-flight wines and tequila, bid on exciting auction items, and socialize at [...]
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If you’re looking to spend a fun day on the town somewhere, why not spend it in Santa Clarita, which actually comprises four towns — Canyon Country, Newhall, Saugus and Valencia. Four for the price of one! Where can you beat that deal? While Six Flags Magic Mountain in Valencia is Santa Clarita’s biggest draw, and employer, [...]
The fifth annual Sowing Seeds for Life Golf Tournament for Charity is now in the books, and with an impressive list of celebrities and a record 110 golfers taking part, it was the most successful one of the five. Sowing Seeds for Life is a La Verne-based charity. Prior to play on Oct. 7 at [...]
Appearances by three members of the legendary Dodger infield of the 1970s and early ’80s– Steve Garvey, Bill Russell and Ron Cey – highlight the fifth annual Sowing Seeds for Life Celebrity Golf Tournament for Charity Monday, Oct. 7, at Glendora Country Club with a noon tee off time. Sowing Seeds for Life is a [...]
Holy Name of Mary Parish in San Dimas is about to break ground for new Parish Hall.
Joan Macy School (JMS) in La Verne has received a $2,000 Youth Literacy grant from the Dollar General Literacy Organization to support its literacy programs. Thanks to the Dollar General Literacy Foundation’s support of the school’s Literacy Project, JMS can now purchase literacy hardware and software that can be adapted to students of all learning [...]
There’s an old saying that goes, “It’s not how you start, but how you finish that matters most,” and in the Bearcats’ (3-2) case, they did neither, as the Diamond Bar Brahmas bulled their way to a 49-26 victory on Friday night at Glenn Stadium in La Verne. The Bearcats started sluggishly; in fact, they scarcely [...]
Hey, Victoria, the real Secret is out. You’re not the only retailer of fashionable and functional intimate apparel in Southern California to have raving fans. Have you heard of Carol Gill’s wonderful downtown Glendora shop, Undercovers? If not, you should. You see, Carol, who boasts a fashion merchandising background, and Undercovers are about to celebrate their 20th [...]
Despite opening his chiropractic office in La Verne a little more than six years ago, Dr. Afshin Meyer doesn’t look as if he’s aged a day. In fact, wherever you see him around town, which seems to be everywhere these days –- local restaurants, chamber of commerce meetings, the sidelines of a Friday night high school [...]