ElectionsVote A warm and Western howdy to you, saddlepals. I’m estimating you know the drill by now. Hop out of those designer foam Valencia mattresses, throw on some jeans and something that will pass as a W(more..)

ElectionsVote Heavens to Betsy, 2015 is flying by fast. It seems it was January eight minutes ago. Thank heavens for relativity. Not only can we set our clocks back an hour, but a century if need be. How about we (more..)

ElectionsVote A warm and Western Nearly All Hallows Eve albeit in the pre-dawn hours to you, saddlepals. Welcome to the SCV Beacon! Figured before you all get set to wander about the valley, begging for diabetic a(more..)

ElectionsVote Normally, I stand in your hallways, hat in hand, being careful not to scratch your tile with my spurs. This morning, let me just say this and say it with sincerity. Hop in the saddle. Quick. Gallop, d(more..)

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..)