ElectionsVote Normally, I don’t like to segregate the trail ride. But this morning, I’m afraid we’ll have to have gun-toting card-carrying NRA members riding front, back and sides with the pro-Ear(more..)


ElectionsVote (PHOTO CAPTION: Richard Dix was up at Vasquez Rocks, making “West of the Pecos.” Dix was the square-jawed hero who earned the very first Oscar nomination for Best Actor (“Cimarron,&r(more..)


ElectionsVote The year 2014 is passing in warp speed. Seems like a week ago was January and yesterday was summer. Good thing we’ve got this art of time traveling pretty much locked. Takes the pressure off of (more..)


ElectionsVote Oh saddlepals... Time to wake up. It’s nearly pre-dawn and we’ve got several thousand prime steeds saddled and patiently waiting down below on your lovely CC&R-maintained lawn. We need(more..)


ElectionsVote How do you do? Well, I trust. I thought it might help to startle you out of your beds if I changed the “Warm Western Howdy” greeting thing, figuring you might think you were being robbed b(more..)


ElectionsVote Top of a mid-September day to you, saddlepals and saddlepalettes. We’ve a most interesting adventure ahead, what with dumbbell deer hunters, record heat waves and poison water flowing out of Bou(more..)


ElectionsVote A warm and Western howdy, Santa Clarita saddlepals. Time to shake loose the bed bugs and wiggle into some jeans (non-designer). Shirt, boots (just two) and a fetching cowboy hat would be nice, too. W(more..)


ElectionsVote It’s the last week of August, dear Santa Clarita Beaconites. We’ve got just enough time to head out on a fun trailride through the yesteryears of our valley’s history. Shall we mosey(more..)


ElectionsVote Welcome to the SCV Beacon this fine Thursday morn. We’ve an entire passel and then some of fantabulous local history in store. C’mon. Let’s mosey… (PHOTO CAPTION: –&n(more..)


ElectionsVote Top of the morn to you, saddlepals. C’mon. Stretch. Breathe. Take a swig of juice, milk, coffee, or whiskey in a dirty glass (provided you’re over 21 both legally and emotionally) — (more..)