SCV Scene

SCV Scene for February 16, 2014

Don’t you love three-day weekends? I’m not exactly sure where January went, but it seems that I’ve been a week behind since Feb. 1! I hope everyone enjoys a relaxing President’s Weekend.

SCV Charity Chili Cook-off

The second annual Santa Clarita Valley...

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SCV Scene February 9, 2014

By Michele E. Buttelman

We’ve had a little taste of winter this past week and it’s been glorious! I believe we were scheduled for another drizzle of rain today… but it doesn’t look like rain to me.

Seahawks win the Super Bowl!...

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The Newhall Roundabout is now open on Main Street in downtown Newhall.

SCV Scene January 26, 2014

By Michele E. Buttelman

It’s the end of January already! How did THAT happen? Just one more week until...

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SCV Scene for October 27, 2013

By Michele E. Buttelman

Halloween is only a few days away. Are you ready? I’ve seen some spectacular “haunts” out and about in the Santa Clarita Valley. Kudos to all who put such hard work, creativity and long hours into the effort to keep the SCV “spooky!” Top of my list is “The Dark Realm” open on Halloween night from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. at 28621 Sugar Pine Way in Saugus. Happy Haunting!

Empowering HeARTS

I am so excited to be honored at the...

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SCV Scene for October 20, 2013

By Michele E. Buttelman

SCV Scene at has been on hiatus for the last month, and I’ve received some lovely emails wondering where I’ve been!

First, I had a nasty stomach virus that kept me down out and for several weeks and then I traveled up to Washington State.

I missed some fantastic events in the Santa Clarita Valley while I was gone including Bras for a Cause for Soroptimist International of SCV, a wonderful music and dinner event to benefit...

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Features and Entertainment

Taste of the Town

Guests enjoy food and spirits at the 2013 Taste of the Town. Photo by Michele E. Buttelman.

Taste of the Town to be held May 4 at Mann Biomedical Park

By Michele E. Buttelman

The Taste of the Town in Santa Clarita is set to bring fine food,...

Artist Morgan Kelly

CalArts grad draws inspiration from animation

By Michele E. Buttelman

The family-friendly animated film “Free Birds,” which opens in theaters nationwide on Friday, has an artistic Santa Clarita Valley connection.

Morgan Kelly, son of R.J. Kelly, of Canyon Country, and Jolli Bernier of Sleepy Valley,...

Carousel Ranch

Heart of the West fundraiser breaks records

By Michele E. Buttelman

The 17th annual Heart of the West fundraiser was called a “wonderful success” by Carousel Ranch executive director Denise Tomey....