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Today in the SCV: Tuesday Oct. 9, 2012

Posted: October 9, 2012 2:00 a.m.
Updated: October 9, 2012 2:00 a.m.

Today in the SCV

Gentle Flow Yoga

What: This class is therapeutic in nature, designed to teach you techniques to aid flexibility, relaxation and improve overall movement at a slow and manageable pace. We will focus on exploring basic yoga poses and how to connect them through breath, alignment and mindfulness. This class is open to all levels of practice and abilities, and is perfect for stress relief and overall well-being. Costs $80 and must be 16 years old or older.

When: Today 7-7:50 a.m.

Where: College of the Canyons at 26455 Rockwell Canyon Road, Santa Clarita 91355

Contact: 661-362-3300,

‘How to Create an Effective Resume’

What: Learn the common mistakes people make when constructing their resumes; different types of resumes and which is best for you; advantages and disadvantages of different resume types; references and cover letters. Open to the public at no charge but there is limited seating so it is first come, first serve.

When: Today noon to 1 p.m.

Where: Student Center at 26455 Rockwell Canyon Road, Santa Clarita 91355

Contact: 661-362-3286

SCV AP Park Day Meetup

What: Weekly in-person meetup for parents and families interested in attachment parenting. No dues required.

When: Today 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Where: Bouquet Canyon Park at 28127 Wellston Drive, Saugus 91350

Contact: oup/scvap/

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Today in history

Today is Tuesday, Oct. 9, the 283rd day of 2012. There are 83 days left in the year.

On this date in the SCV: In 1992, Fire Marshal Charles Cooper deemed Canyon High School’s haunted house a fire hazard. After weeks of putting the apparatus together, the school shut down its two-story Halloween creation.

Today’s Highlight in History:On Oct. 9, 1967, Latin American guerrilla leader Che Guevara was killed by the Bolivian army a day after he was captured while attempting to incite revolution.

Ten years ago: A man was shot to death at a gas station near Manassas, Va., in the latest sniper shooting in the Washington, D.C., area. Aileen Wuornos, who killed six men along Florida’s highways in 1989 and 1990, was executed by injection. West Coast longshoremen returned to ports crammed with cargo after a lockout that ended only after President George W. Bush intervened. The space shuttle Atlantis arrived at the international space station, bringing with it a 14-ton girder. Daniel Kahneman, a U.S.-Israeli citizen, and Vernon L. Smith, an American, won the Nobel prize for economics; John B. Fenn of the U.S., Koichi Tanaka of Japan and Kurt Wuethrich of Switzerland won the Nobel Prize in chemistry.

Five years ago: Republican presidential hopefuls Mitt Romney and Rudy Giuliani clashed over tax and spending cuts, each claiming greater commitment than the other in a debate in Dearborn, Mich. Two Armenian Christian women were shot dead in Baghdad by security contractors working for Australian-owned Unity Resources Group. France’s Albert Fert and German Peter Gruenberg won the 2007 Nobel Prize in physics for a discovery that lets computers, iPods and other digital devices store reams of data on ever-shrinking hard disks. Actress Carol Bruce died in Woodland Hills, at age 87.

One year ago: At least 27 people were killed and more than 200 injured during massive clashes in downtown Cairo in the worst sectarian outburst since the February revolution. The NHL returned to Winnipeg after 15 years; Carey Price stopped 30 shots as the Montreal Canadiens put a damper on a massive civic celebration with a 5-1 victory over the Jets. The Milwaukee Brewers beat the St. Louis Cardinals 9-6 in Game 1 of the National League Championship Series. Sir Paul McCartney married Nancy Shevell at Old Marylebone Town Hall in London.


Actor Fyvush Finkel is 90. Retired MLB All-Star Joe Pepitone is 72. Former Sen. Trent Lott, R-Miss., is 71. Rhythm-and-blues singer Nona Hendryx is 68. Singer Jackson Browne is 64. Actor Gary Frank is 62. Actor Richard Chaves is 61. Actor Robert Wuhl is 61. Actress-TV personality Sharon Osbourne is 60. Actor Tony Shalhoub is 59. Actor Scott Bakula is 58. Musician James Fearnley (The Pogues) is 58. Actor John O’Hurley is 58. Writer-producer-director-actor Linwood Boomer is 57. Pro and College Football Hall of Famer Mike Singletary is 54. Actor Michael Pare is 54. Jazz musician Kenny Garrett is 52. Rock singer-musician Kurt Neumann (The BoDeans) is 51. Country singer Gary Bennett is 48. Movie director Guillermo del Toro is 48. British Prime Minister David Cameron is 46. Singer P.J. Harvey is 43. World Golf Hall of Famer Annika Sorenstam is 42. Country singer Tommy Shane Steiner is 39. Actor Steve Burns is 39. Sean Lennon is 37. Actor Randy Spelling is 34. Christian hip-hop artist Lecrae is 33. Actor Brandon Routh is 33. Actor Zachery Ty Bryan is 31. Actress Spencer Grammer is 29. Actor Tyler James Williams (“Everybody Hates Chris”) is 20. Country singer Scotty McCreery (TV: “American Idol” winner) is 19.


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