The lazy days of summer will soon come to an end as children head back to school. We hope you had the chance to enjoy some fun in the sun as well as attend some of the wonderful events that our community has offered over the past few months.
We are so pleased to feature most of the Santa Clarita stars and professional dancers who will be participating in the 4th Annual Dancing With Our Stars event on the cover of this issue of The Magazine of Santa Clarita.
It will be an evening of fun on Saturday, September 22 as thirteen dancing duos will hit the dance floor, all to support our local non-profit organizations. Come be a part of this exciting event! For more information on our cover story, see opposite page.
For all you golfers, it’s time to tee off for a good cause! Hit the greens on Monday, August 6, for the Nicole Parker Foundation for Children, as they will be hosting their annual Golf Classic at the beautiful Robinson Ranch Mountain Course. For details, turn to page 18.
Get ready for some laughs as comedian Jay Leno will be joining other comedy all stars on Tuesday, August 7 at the Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center at College of the Canyons, benefitting the SCV Youth Project. Turn to page 25 for more information on this one night of comedy event.
Over the last few months we have asked our readers to vote for their favorite businesses for the First Annual Santa Clarita Valley Leadership Awards, and the results are in. Come join us as we will celebrate the entrepreneurial successes on Thursday, August 16 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Valencia. See page 17 for more details.
It will be an evening of delicious wines at the popular Vine 2 Wine Classic on Saturday, August 18, sponsored by the Circle of Hope, Inc. Don’t miss out on this much-anticipated event. For more information, turn to page 23.
There’s much to do in our valley when it comes to family fun events. Come join the Fit Principle’s FIT DU on August 25 at West Creek Park for some family fitness fun for everyone. To learn more about the duathlon (run,bike,run format) see page 19.
For even more family fun, spend a day at the City’s popular and free Concerts in the Park series, every Saturday. The series began last month and will continue through August 25. See our calendar listing on page 46 for more information and for other exciting events. Don’t forget to check out our recurring Dining & Entertainment guide, beginning on page 42 for that perfect place to dine or for an evening out.
Everyone wants to look and feel beautiful, so let our Everything Is Beautiful directory, beginning on page 96, help you choose the right professional to look and feel your best.
We would like to say thank you to our advertisers who have continued to make Santa Clarita a great place to live with the products and services they offer to our community. We are grateful for your business. Please continue to help support our advertisers by shopping locally.
Lastly, don’t forget to pick up your latest copy of the August/September issue of élite Magazine, where we have featured MTV’s Teen Wolf star, Tyler Posey, along with many other successful and talented Santa Claritans.
Have a wonderful rest of the summer.
Until Next Time,
Linda, Moe and Alex
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Articles - This Issue
- It’s Time for the 4th Annual Dancing With Our Stars Event!
- A Note from The Publishers - August 2012
- Sip, Stroll and Savor the Sounds
- The Sound of Music in Final Weeks
- Message From the City Manager Ken Pulskamp - August 2012
- LARC Ranch to Host Country-Western Carnival October 14 Fundraiser Features Live Music from The Lucky Stars
- Santa Clarita Resident Nikki Brandes is “In It To End It.”
- A Day-Trippers Delight: COC Community Education to Offer Single-Day Tours
- Center of the World Festival
- College of the Canyons Students Leading the Way To Cancer Cures