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2Day in the SCV: Monday, Sept. 20

Posted: September 19, 2010 10:33 p.m.
Updated: September 20, 2010 4:55 a.m.

Morning storytime
Barnes & Noble Bookstore hosts morning storytime for toddlers.
When: Mondays and Saturdays at 10 a.m.
Where: 23630 Valencia Blvd., Valencia
Contact: (661) 254-6604

Interview coaching
The Santa Clarita WorkSource Center hosts a seminar on job interviews.
When: 2-4 p.m.
Where: Santa Clarita WorkSource Center, 26455 Rockwell Canyon Road, Suite 250, Valencia 91355

Parenting group
Learn how to help children develop self discipline, problem solving skills, responsibility and self esteem, as well as why children misbehave and specific strategies to help solve those problems. Costs $35 per group session; sliding fee available.
When: Every Monday at 5 p.m.
Where: 25050 Peachland Ave., Suite 255, Newhall 91321
Contact: (661) 644-7803

SCV Improv Festival
One week of “madness and insanity” featuring workshops and shows. Support local actors and artists.
When: Through Sunday, 5 p.m. to 12:30 a.m.
Where: The SCV Space, 27600 Bouquet Canyon Road, Suite 120, Valencia 91355

‘Family-to-Family education’
The National Alliance of Mental Illness sponsors a 12-week education program for family members and loved ones of persons who have serious mental illness.
When: Every Monday at 6:30 p.m. through Nov. 15
Where: Santa Clarita Valley Senior Center, 22900 Market St., Newhall 91321
Contact: (661) 360-8002

Artists association meeting
Santa Clarita Artists Association hosts its monthly membership meeting. Watch artist demonstrations and lectures while meeting local artists.
When: 7-9 p.m.
Where: Valencia Town Center Mall Community Room, 24201 Valencia Blvd., Valencia 91355
Contact: (661) 244-7689

Don’t go there
The California Department of Transportation, Caltrans, closes Highway 14 freeway and Interstate 5 lanes, ramps and connectors as part of a $161-million improvement project to construct carpool lanes and a direct carpool lane connector at the Interstate 5 and Highway 14 freeway interchange.
When: Through Friday
Where/When: (Highway 14) southbound Highway 14 connector to northbound Interstate 5: 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.; southbound Highway 14 truck route connector to northbound Interstate 5: 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. and 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.; southbound Highway 14 Newhall Avenue off-ramp: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. (Interstate 5) northbound truck route collector road: 11 p.m. to 5 a.m.; northbound Interstate 5 Sierra Highway on-ramp: 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.; up to three lanes of southbound Interstate 5 from Highway 14 to Balboa Boulevard: 11:59 p.m. to 4 a.m.; up to two lanes of southbound Interstate 5 from Weldon Canyon to Highway 14: 11 p.m. to 4 a.m.; southbound Interstate 5 connector to northbound Highway 14: 11:59 p.m. to 11:59 a.m.; one lane of southbound Interstate 5 truck route collector road: 10 a.m. to 11 p.m.; southbound Interstate 5 Balboa Boulevard off-ramp: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

2Day's Birthdays

Singer Gogi Grant is 86. Actress-comedian Anne Meara is 81. Actress Sophia Loren is 76. Pro Football Hall of Famer Jim Taylor is 75. Rock musician Chuck Panozzo is 63. Hockey Hall of Famer Guy LaFleur is 59. Actress Betsy Brantley is 55. Rock musician Ben Shepherd is 42. Actress-model Moon Bloodgood is 35. Actor Jon Bernthal is 34. Rock musician Rick Woolstenhulme (Lifehouse) is 31. Rapper Yung Joc is 28. Actor Aldis Hodge is 24.

2Day in History

Today is Monday, Sept. 20, the 263rd day of 2010. There are 102 days left in the year.

Today’s Highlight in History: On Sept. 20, 1519, Portuguese explorer Ferdinand Magellan and his crew set out from Spain on five ships on a voyage to find a western passage to the Spice Islands in Indonesia.

Ten years ago: Independent Counsel Robert Ray announced the end of the Whitewater investigation, saying there was insufficient evidence to warrant charges against President and Mrs. Clinton.

Five years ago:
The number of U.S. service members killed in Iraq topped 1,900.

One year ago: The first game at the Cowboys Stadium set an NFL regular-season attendance record with a crowd of 105,121, and most of them went home disappointed after the New York Giants won, 33-31.

AP Odd News
Record attempt fails in Hell

HELL, Michigan (AP) — A Hell-based car club has fallen short in its attempt to set a world record for the longest procession of hearses.

Just Hearse’N Around tried Saturday to set a new Guinness World Records mark in the hamlet about 45 miles west of Detroit. The club needed at least 50 hearses to make the procession for the record.

The Detroit News and the Detroit Free Press report 43 turned out. The Livingston County Daily Press & Argus of Howell reports that the gathering to break the record went on despite intermittent rains.

California Lottery
Mega Millions
3-4-14-18-27 Mega: 13
Draw date: Friday, Sept. 17
Jackpot: $12 million

10-11-27-42-45 Mega: 9
Draw date: Saturday, Sept. 18
Jackpot: $18 million

Fantasy 5
Draw date: Sunday, Sept. 19

Daily 4
Draw date: Sunday, Sept. 19

Daily 3
Midday: 0-7-4
Evening: 2-5-9
Draw date: Sunday, Sept. 19

Daily Derby
1st: 04 Big Ben
2nd: 07 Eureka
3rd: 01 Gold Rush
Race time: 1:47.39
Draw date: Sunday, Sept. 19


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