ElectionsVote (PHOTO CAPTION: One of our most colorful citizens, Tex Williams, died of cancer on this week 30 years back. The gravily-voiced crooner cut over 100 singles and was perhaps most noted for his hit, &ldq(more..)

ElectionsVote You know, saddlepals, our trailride through Santa Clarita history may prove to be positively Shakespearean. I know the sun hasn’t quite peeked through yet, but you might want to climb out of th(more..)

ElectionsVote Now try not to act like too much of a country rube on this morning’s trailride through local history. But we’ve got an entire passel of celebrities riding with us this morning: David Hasse(more..)

ElectionsVote Of all things, we’re going to be doing some spying on varmints this fine Sunday morning. It’s just an old-fashioned way to predict the weather. And if that doesn’t get you pajama-we(more..)

ElectionsVote Hey dear saddlepals. Hope you’ve had a good week and are looking forward to another fun trailride through the back roads of Santa Claita history. Little tip? Don’t groan when you swing u(more..)

ElectionsVote Before we amble off on today’s SCV Beacon time travel into our glorious SCV history, a quick question: Do you find it odd that people use the phrase, “Not to mention,” and then go ah(more..)

ElectionsVote Positively amazing how time just keeps slipping. It’s almost Fall. It’s almost 2016. I suggest we need a gallop into yesterday to revive ourselves.    (PHOTO CAPTION: Centurie(more..)

ElectionsVote Schindler “The Swindler” was arguably the Santa Clarita’s greatest con man. We’ll be saying howdy to him. John Raggio couldn’t take it with him, the “it” be(more..)

ElectionsVote Well. What do you think. Should we just stumble out to the den, turn on the cable and see if there’s a John Wayne movie on or should we slip into a comfortable pair of jeans, sit atop a fine hor(more..)

ElectionsVote A warm — but hopefully not too darn warm — and Western howdy to you, saddlepals. C’mon. Up and out of those bunks and don’t even think about trying to climb into the saddle in(more..)