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2Day in the SCV: Thursday, June 2, 2011

Posted: June 2, 2011 1:55 a.m.
Updated: June 2, 2011 1:55 a.m.

Business seminar
What: Connie Sparks, Tora Brown and Ike Kreiger present a seminar on business development, sales and marketing. RSVP required.
When: 9-11 a.m.
Where: International House of Pancakes, 24737 Pico Canyon Road, Newhall 91381
Contact: (661) 208-8229 or

Camp Clarita Parent Night
What: For parents whose children will enroll in the Ranger & Explorer Camp at North Oaks Park or Valencia Meadows Park. Review camp policies and procedures, a typical day at camp and get your questions answered about this summer camp for children.
When: 6 p.m.
Where: North Oaks Park: Community Room, 27824 Camp Plenty Road, Canyon Country 91351; Valencia Meadows Park: Community Room, 25671 Fedala Road, Valencia 91355
Contact: (661) 284-1465 or

Caregivers class
What: The National Alliance on Mental Illness holds a six-week class for parents or caregivers of children and adolescents who may have behavioral or mental health issues. Free.
When: 6:30-8 p.m.
Where: Turning Point, 27141 Hidaway Ave. Suite 100, Santa Clarita 91351
Contact: Zee Dankworth at (661) 360-8002

A Light of Hope support
What: Support group meeting for youth and young adults, ages 13-26, and their families struggling with substance abuse issues or self-destructive behaviors.
When: Thursdays from 7:30-9 p.m.
Where: 21618 Golden Triangle Road, Suite 207 (parents/family) and Suite 105 (youth/young adults), Saugus 91350
Contact: (661) 513-4325,,

‘Obsessive Reductive’
What: Art exhibit featuring the post-minimalist paintings and sculptures of five artists. Free.
When: Monday through Thursday from 10:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. until June 23
Where: College of the Canyons Art Gallery, 26455 Rockwell Canyon Road, Valencia 91355

Farmers market
What: Meet and mingle with local artists in downtown Newhall, enjoy live music, stroll farmers market, light refreshments, food and drink specials.
When: 3-7 p.m.
Where: Main Street, Newhall 91321

Parks commission meeting
What: The Santa Clarita Parks, Recreation and Community Services Commission holds a regular meeting.
When: 6 p.m.
Where: City Council Chambers, 23920 Valencia Blvd., Valencia 91355

Don’t go there
What: The California Department of Transportation, Caltrans, closes Highway 14 freeway and Interstate 5 lanes, ramps and connectors as part of a $161 million project to construct carpool lanes and a direct carpool lane connector at the I-5 and Highway 14 freeway interchange.
When: Through Friday
Where/when: (Highway 14) southbound Highway 14 truck route connector to northbound I-5: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. 11 p.m. to 6 a.m.; southbound Highway 14 connector to northbound I-5: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.; southbound Highway 14 from Sierra Highway to I-5: 11:59 p.m. to 4 a.m.; southbound Highway 14 Railroad Avenue off-ramp: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. (I-5) northbound truck route collector road: 11 p.m. to 6 a.m.; up to five lanes of northbound Interstate 5 from Balboa Boulevard to Highway 14: 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. and 5-6 a.m.; up to six lanes of northbound I-5 from Balboa Blvd. to Highway 14: 1-5 a.m.; up to two lanes of northbound I-5 from Highway 14 to Weldon Canyon: 10 p.m. to 5 a.m.; northbound I-5 connector to northbound Highway 14: 11:59 p.m. to 6 a.m.; southbound I-5 truck route collector road: 11 p.m. to 4 a.m.; southbound I-5 truck route: 11:59 p.m. to 4 a.m.; southbound I-5 Balboa Boulevard off-ramp: 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.; up to four lanes of southbound I-5 from Highway 14 to Balboa Boulevard: 11:59 p.m. to 4 a.m.
What/where: The city of Santa Clarita temporarily closes the number two (outside lane) and the shoulder on the westbound side of Lyons Avenue between Main Street and Railroad Avenue. The lane closure is to accommodate the installation of structural steel for the Old Town Newhall Library.
When: 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. through the end of May

2Day's Birthdays

Actor Jerry Mathers is 63. Actress Joanna Gleason is 61. Actor Dennis Haysbert is 57. Comedian Dana Carvey is 56. Actor Gary Grimes is 56. Pop musician Michael Steele is 56. Rock singer Tony Hadley is 51. Singer Merril Bainbridge is 43. Rapper B-Real is 41. Actress Paula Cale is 41. Actor Anthony Montgomery is 40. Actor-comedian Wayne Brady is 39. Actor Zachary Quinto is 34. Actor Dominic Cooper is 33. Actress Nikki Cox is 33.

2Day in History

Today is Thursday, June 2, the 153rd day of 2011. There are 212 days left in the year.

Today’s Highlight in History: On June 2, 1886, President Grover Cleveland, 49, married Frances Folsom, who at 21 became America’s youngest first lady, in the Blue Room of the White House. (To date, Cleveland is the only president to marry in the executive mansion.)

Ten years ago: Nepal’s Crown Prince Dipendra, on life support after shooting to death eight members of the royal family, including his parents, before turning the gun on himself, was named king by Nepal’s State Council. Actress-comedian Imogene Coca died in Westport, Conn., at age 92.

Five years ago: Canadian authorities announced they had foiled a homegrown terrorist attack by arresting 17 (later 18) suspects.

AP Odd News
Ohio school graduating triplets, 10 sets of twins
CANFIELD, Ohio (AP) — The graduating class at an Ohio high school features a multitude of multiples: 10 sets of twins and one set of triplets.

They make up 8 percent of the 282 seniors receiving their diplomas from Canfield High School on June 12.

Principal John Tullio tells The Vindicator of Youngstown the 23 students from multiple births all have come up from kindergarten in the Canfield school district, about 60 miles southeast of Cleveland.

Some will attend college with their siblings.


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